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10 Short Stories You Must Read This Year

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Australia, The Australia Council: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: FICSHO24

ISBN: 0731814320

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 242gms, 274pgs. Tempting tales by some of Australia's best writers including: Robert Drewe; Anita Heiss; Toni Jordan; Tom Keneally; Kathy Lette; Monica McInerney; William McInnes; Melina Marchetta; Jack Marx; and Peter Temple. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. There is a large pen mark on the inside front page and on the inside back of the front cover from a previous owner, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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10 Short Stories You Must Read This Year

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Australia, The Australia Council: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: FICSHO23

ISBN: 0731814320

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 242gms, 274pgs. Tempting tales by some of Australia's best writers including: Robert Drewe; Anita Heiss; Toni Jordan; Tom Keneally; Kathy Lette; Monica McInerney; William McInnes; Melina Marchetta; Jack Marx; and Peter Temple. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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#SaveOzStories

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Carlton, VIC, Australia, Melbourne University Press: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SOCCOM22

ISBN: 0522870805

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, first edition, 128gms, 155 pages. Jackie French, David Malouf, Tim Winton and many more of our best writers have come together to issue a clarion call to all Australian citizens to defend writers and writing. If politicians have their way we will be the only nation to give away our right to tell our own stories. Read this collection of impassioned arguments from our most esteemed wordsmiths. Book is in very good condition with only very minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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10 Short Stories You Must Read in 2010

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Australia, The Australia Council: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: FICSHO1

ISBN: 1864711590

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 242gms, 274pgs. Tempting tales by some of Australia's best writers including: Maggie Alderson; Georgia Blain; Mark Dapin; Nick Earls; Alex Miller; Judy Nunn; Malla Nunn; Craig Silvery; Rachael Treasure; and Christos Tsiolkas. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Prelude to the Enlightenment: French Literature 1690-1740

By: Atkinson, Geoffroy; Keller, Abraham C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, UK, George Allen & Unwin Ltd: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: LITHIS1

ISBN: 0048400017

Condition: Good


Hard cover, first edition, 432g, 221pgs. A study of the attitudes of French writers during the transition from the Classical Age to the Enlightenment. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Writing School Guide to Writing for Cash, The

By: Atkinson, Jon; and Sandwell, Beryl

Price: $4.50

Publisher: London, England, Clarefen Limited: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EDUENG146

ISBN: 0906486009

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 178g, 137pgs. This book details the essential know-how for would-be writers and shows how to make writing into both a fascinating pastime and a profitable spare time occupation. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is a small pen mark from a previous owner on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Wicked Wit of Jane Austen, The

By: Austen, Jane; and Enright, Dominique (compiled by(

Price: $6.50

Publisher: London, England, Michael O'Mara Books Limited: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: LITHIS4

ISBN: 1854796526

Condition: Good


Hardcover with laminated blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 338g, 162pgs, blue endpapers. This is an absorbing collection of Jane Austen's sharpest, most profound and amusing observations on human nature, money, marriage, life and society. Book is in good condition with only mild general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Eucalyptus

By: Bail, Murray

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Melbourne, VIC, Australia, The Text Publishing Company: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: AUSFIC417

ISBN: 1875847944

Condition: Good


Medium softcover, reprint, 294gms, 255 pages. There was once a man on a property outside a one-horse town, in NSW, who couldn't come to a decision about his daughter. He then made an unexpected decision. Incredible! For a while people talked and dreamed about little else. 1999 Winner of the Miles Franklin Award and the Commonwealth Writers Prize. Book is in good condition with minor general age-related wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Eucalyptus

By: Bail, Murray

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Melbourne, VIC, Australia, The Text Publishing Company: 2004

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: AUSFIC416

ISBN: 1875847944

Condition: Good


Medium softcover, reprint, 294gms, 255 pages. There was once a man on a property outside a one-horse town, in NSW, who couldn't come to a decision about his daughter. He then made an unexpected decision. Incredible! For a while people talked and dreamed about little else. 1999 Winner of the Miles Franklin Award and the Commonwealth Writers Prize. Book is in good condition with minor general age-related wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Place in the World Called Paris, A

By: Barclay, Steven (ed)

Price: $16.00

Publisher: San Francisco, USA, Chronicle Books: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000826

ISBN: 0811805867

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 570gms, 168 pages. This book is an unprecedented gathering of the 20th century's most distinguished writers, each revealing a special facet of the City of Light. This anthology of more than 170 short excerpts from fiction, poetry, essays and memoirs presents fresh and unexpected views of Paris. It includes contributions from: Kafka; Capote; Kramer; Debussy; E.B. White; and Maya Angelou. Book is in very good, near fine condition with only very minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only mild sh... View more info

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Iris: A Memoir of Iris Murdoch

By: Bayley, John

Price: $8.50

Publisher: London, England, Abacus: 2002

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOUK253

ISBN: 0349114293

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 274gms, 294 pages. The memoir of author Iris Murdoch. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Daughters and Fathers

By: Bird, Carmel (ed)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: St Lucia, Australia, University of Queensland Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SELREL18

ISBN: 0702229075

Condition: Fair to Good


Paperback, First Edition, 375gms, 303 pages. The love and the guilt- the brightest and darkest moments that mark the bond between father and daughter are examined by some of Australia's best writers. Book is in fair to good condition with moderate to heavy general wear and tear, moderate to heavy page discolouration and spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't l... View more info

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Writers' Wordbook, The

By: Blaxell, Gregory; and Winch, Gordon

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Albert Park, Australia, Phoenix Education Pty Ltd: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EDUENG125

ISBN: 1875695141

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 204g, 154pgs. This book includes spellcheck A-Z, problem words, abbreviations, prefixes and suffixes, synonyms and antonyms, and other useful lists. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. There is a small pen mark from a previous owner on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Test Match Grounds of the World

By: Bose, Mihir et al.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, England, Willow Books/William Collins & Sons: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001159

ISBN: 0002182823

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 790gms, 224 pages. Seven specialist cricket writers describe the history and characteristics of the great Test venues of the world, past and present. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear and one tiny tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Men of Consequence

By: Bown, Jane

Price: $24.00

Publisher: London, England, Chatto & Windus Ltd: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: ARTPHO10

ISBN: 0701131829

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, first edition, 620gms, 100 pages. This collection of portraits features men who are politicians, pop stars, writers, painters, musicians, actors and churchmen. All are portrayed in the unique, very personal style which has made Jane Bown's work so loved and admired. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Selected Letters of Lewis Carroll, The

By: Cohen, Morton N. (ed)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, UK, Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOUK168

ISBN: 0333642589

Condition: Fair


Softcover, reprint, 226g, 302pgs. Lewis Carroll was one of the world's most prolific letter-writers. The wit and imagination, the wisdom, sense of absurdity and sheer fun which fill his books shine just as clearly from this selection of letters. Book is in fair condition with moderate spotting throughout and moderate general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Lizard Cage

By: Connelly, Karen

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Vintage Books: 2008

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: GENFIC2758

ISBN: 009950247X

Condition: Good


Medium softcover, first thus, 298gms, 430 pages. Winner of the Orange Broadband Prize for New Writers. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Tales of the Maori

By: Cowan, James

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New Zealand, A. H. & A. W. Reed Pty Ltd: 1982

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: HISPAC28

ISBN: 0589014447

Condition: Good


Soft card cover, first thus, 430gms, 183pgs. From the turbulent days of the land wars to the misty, mysterious regions between history and myth - more than 40 stories of old New Zealand by one of New Zealand's greatest writers and Maori scholars. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Sand Between the Toes: A Pigeon House Panorama

By: Creative Writers of Milton-Ulladulla

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Ulladulla, Australia, Creative Writers of Milton-Ulladulla: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS531

ISBN: 0646193945

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 276gms, 160 pages. This book is a compilation of intriguing tales and interesting facts about the beauty and history of the Shoalhaven and beyond told by the Creative Writers of Milton-Ulladulla. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. There is a small pen inscription on the inside title page from a previous owner, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Dreaming Down-Under: Book #2

By: Dann, Jack; and Webb, Janeen (eds)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australai, Harper Collins Publishers: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: FICSHO15

ISBN: 073226412X

Condition: Good


Paperback, reprint, 258gms, 449 pages. This book provides a collection of short fiction from Australia's best writers of science fiction, fantasy, horror and speculative fiction. It is the second volume in the collection. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info