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Brewer's Dictionary of 20th-Century Phrase and Fable

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Cassell Publishers Limited: 1997

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: REF196

ISBN: 0304349402

Condition: Good


Softcover, third edition, 1035gms, 662 pages. This book sets out to explore the origin and meaning of a vast range of words, phrases, stories and events, starting from the year 1900. Book is in good condition with only minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Collins Australian Compact Dictionary

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Pymble, Australia, Harper Collins Publishers: 2005

Edition: Sixth Australian Edition

Seller ID: REF24

ISBN: 0732279739

Condition: Good


Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, sixth Australian edition, 906g, 1093 pages plus appendix. Includes hundreds of new words, advice on good english, word games, word origins, subject lists, technical vocabulary, all presented in an easy to use format. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only light shelf wear and a few small creases, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Bono On Bono: Conversations With Michka Assayas

By: Assayas, Michka

Price: $6.50

Publisher: London, England, Hodder & Stoughton: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUK244

ISBN: 0340832770

Condition: Good


Medium softcover, first edition, 256gms, 337 pages. For the first time ever, Bono, the greatest rock star in the world, tells his story in his own words. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

I, Steve: Steve Jobs In His Own Words

By: Beahm, George (ed); and Jobs, Steve

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Richmond, VIC, Australia, Hardie Grant Books: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BUSGEN44

ISBN: 1742703585

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, first edition, 180g, 168pgs. Drawn from more than 3 decades of media coverage - print, electronic and online - this book serves up the best, most thought-provoking insights spoken by Steve Jobs: more than 200 quotations that are essential reading for everyone who seeks innovative inspiration from the legend himself. Book is in very good condition with only very mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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David Beckham: My Side

By: Beckham, David; and Watt, Tom

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London, England, Harpercollins Publishers (Harper Collins): 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUK286

ISBN: 0007157347

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 702gms, 404 pages. This is the story of David Beckham told by the man himself in his own words. 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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David Beckham: My Side

By: Beckham, David; and Watt, Tom

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London, England, Harpercollins Publishers (Harper Collins): 2004

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: BIOUK275

ISBN: 0007157339

Condition: Good


Softcover, first thus, 428gms, 534 pages. This is the story of David Beckham told by the man himself in his own words. It includes his first year in Spain and pictures from both Madrid and Euro 2004. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Cilla Black: Through the Years - My Life in Pictures

By: Black, Cilla; Barrow, Tony (ed)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Great Britain, Headline Book Publishing: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOUK8

ISBN: 0747209189

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with purple boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 625gms, 160 pages, blank endpapers. In Through the Years- Published to mark her 30th anniversary in the entertainment business and the release of her new album- Cilla Black chronicles in words and pictures her remarkable and long-lasting career. Book is in very good condition with no visible general wear and tear, some slight page discolouration on the page edges. Dust jacket is in very good condition with very little shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 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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Island of Hope, Island of Tears

By: Brownstone, David M.; Franck, Irene M.; and Brownstone, Douglass L.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, USA, Penguin Books: 1986

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISUSA44

ISBN: 0140088202

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 307pp, 234gms. In their own words, the stories of those who made the great migration through Ellis Island. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise there are no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Blind Man's Vision: The Story of St Dunstan's in Words and Pictures

By: Castleton, David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, England, St Dunstan's: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISEUR93

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with maroon boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 786g, 158pgs. This is the story of Arthur Pearson, who set up an organisation known as St Dunstan's dedicated to helping returned servicemen from the Western Front who had been blinded, lead full and independently satisfying lives. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear and very light page discolouration throughout. There is a small pen inscription from the previous owner on the inside front page. Dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Ships and Shores and Trading Ports: A Social and Working Life of Coastal Harbours and River Towns in New South Wales

By: Clark, Mary Shelley

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Waterways Authority of NSW: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA6

ISBN: 0731388984

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, First Edition, 700gms 218 pages. This is a Centenary of Federation Publication, which explores through the words of men and women in the New South Wales coast and river communities, which once depended upon shipping. Book is in very good condition with no visible general wear and tear, some very mild staining to the cover, 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 list the... View more info

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Gold: Australia

By: Crago, Tony

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Terrey Hills, NSW, Murray David Publishing: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS509

Condition: Good


Soft cover, first edition, 322g, 71pgs. Talented author and artist Tony Crago tells the story of the dramatic times of the Australian gold rushes in words and pictures. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Gold: Australia

By: Crago, Tony

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Terrey Hills, NSW, Murray David Publishing: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS403

Condition: Good


Soft cover, first edition, 322g, 71pgs. Talented author and artist Tony Crago tells the story of the dramatic times of the Australian gold rushes in words and pictures. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Collins English Dictionary: Essential Edition

By: Crozier, Justin; et al. (eds)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Glasgow, Great Britain, Harper Collins Publishers: 2006

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: REF102

ISBN: 0007183801

Condition: Good


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, second edition, 1195g, 976pgs, blue endpapers. 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 and one or two very small tears, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Curious Kiwi Words

By: Cryer, Max

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Auckland, New Zealand, Harper Collins Publishers: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: REF206

ISBN: 1869504224

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 302gms, 241 pages. Max Cryer shares his own selection of favourite words and phrases used by New Zealanders. It is a collection of those Kiwi expressions that Max considers are the most distinctive and interesting. In most cases henot only gives the meaning but also offers an illuminating potted history of the word. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Book shows some minor water damage, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Daily Prayer with Mother Teresa

By: Devananda, Brother Angelo (ed)

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Hammersmith, England, Fount Paperbacks: 1994

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: REL99

ISBN: 0006278353

Condition: Good


Paperback, Third Edition, 150gms, 158 pages. In the space of 366'words of wisdom', one for each day of the year, Mother Teresa of Calcutta meditates upon prayer and upon the practical application of Jesus' message, a message of love for the poor and downcast. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, mild page discolouration to pages, 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... View more info

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Dictionary of Idioms and Their Origins

By: Flavell, Linda & Roger

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Kyle Cathie Limited: 2006

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: REF166

ISBN: 1856266648

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, reprint, 382gms, 343 pages. First published in 1992, reprinted 17 times and now fully revised and expanded, this book examines of 500 idioms, tracing each one's source and history. 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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Hundred Years Ago, A: Britain in the 1880s in Words and Photography

By: Ford, Colin; and Harrison, Brian

Price: $20.00

Publisher: England, UK, Penguin Books Limited: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISEUR111

ISBN: 0140067116

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 1270gms, 335 pages. The aim of this original book is to recapture the past by linking photographs with a historical discussion, to focus on the individual, his life cycle and his relationship to society and the environment. Book is in good condition with light general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Cover shows mild scuffing to corners and edges, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Humphrey Bogart (The Screen Greats)

By: Frank, Alan

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, England, Hamlyn Publishing Group Limited: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: ENTMOV9

ISBN: 0600390543

Condition: Good


Laminated pictorial boards replicated on the dust jacket, First Edition, 575gms, 80 pages, blue coloured endpapers. This book celebrates both man and actor and reminds us that, in the words of director John Huston, 'there will never be another like him'. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust Jacket is in very good condition with mild shelf wear, 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... View more info

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Rhyming Words: Basic Skills for Early Learning

By: Gertel Rutman, Shereen

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Reed For Kids: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: EDUENG11

ISBN: 0732324173

Condition: Good


Soft cover, reprint, 32 pgs, includes stickers. Helps build essential skills through a variety of activities for preschoolers. Photocopy masters. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other preloved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than one 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 list them all! View more info