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Radio Comic Annual

By: N/A

Price: $190.00

Publisher: Sydney, Meteor Publications and Publicity Pty Ltd: 1940

Seller ID: 008591


Sydney: : no date) Suggest late 1940s. First Edition. 157pp (252 x 192 mm). Art Editor Royce Bradford and Assistant Art Editor J.Wilkinson - text & illust throughout in dark sepia & ultramarine printing inks Cover board has a circular mark of sticker removal, green binding tape still very secure all edges, corners bumped but pages inside very good. Items by Mo, Bob Dyer, Greenbottle & others I'm far too young to recognize! View more info

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The Bulletin Reciter : The Bulletin Book of Verses and Recitation (Second Series)

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The New South Wales Bookstall Company: 1926

Seller ID: 009422


[first published 1901 by The Bulletin Newspaper Company] 208pp, pp darkened with age - authors incl CJ Dennis, V Palmer, Dyson & Harry (Breaker) Morant - some illus by Percy Lindsay. Previous owner name on p1&2 View more info

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Ned Kelly Ned Kelpie

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: 009703


Ned Kelly fans rejoice! Show your fandom in one of our quality 100% cotten, pre-shrunk tees, sizes XS to XXL. Post will be in a 500g satchel at usual rate. Help others to understand the trials & tribulations of owning a dog that is a bit of a bandit at heart (ask any sheep's ankle) View more info

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Tony Abbott

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: 009704


Computer says no? No - Tony fans rejoice! Show your fandom in one of our quality 100% cotten, pre-shrunk tees, sizes XS to XXL. Post will be in a 500g satchel at usual rate. Help others to understand the trials & tribulations of having to say NO quite a few times. View more info

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Wrong

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: 009705


Tired of explaining to others that they are WRONG? Well, in one of our quality 100% cotten, pre-shrunk tees - you won't have to say a word - sizes XS to XXL. Post will be in a 500g satchel at usual rate. Help others to understand the trials & tribulations of having an erroneous POV. View more info

THE TEMPEST OF CLEMENZA

By: Adams Glenda

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, Flamingo: 1996

Seller ID: 004553


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BLOOD IN THE RAIN

By: Barbalet Margaret

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Penguin, Australia: 1986

Seller ID: 004640


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The Brown Land Crying

By: Beilby, Richard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson:

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 008710


308pp. dustwrapper by Walter Stackpool, dj very bright, dj unclipped with two tiny tears to top. View more info

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The Houses of the Eagle

By: Bruce, Mary Grant

Price: $58.00

Publisher: Ward Lock & Co: 1948

Edition: 1st Australian Edition

Seller ID: 012742


255pp, less than 500g to post. Faults? owner name stamp, dj edges chipped & taped externally (see pic) This was one of Mary Grant Bruce’s favourite books, and is one of her best. Although The Houses of the Eagle is set in a Victorian seaside town, it features a Tasmanian family and was written while Mary stayed at Port Elliot in South Australia. The youngest boy, John, is a portrait of Mary’s son Pat. He is shown as a sensitive and brilliant child, who loves poetry a... View more info

WORDS WITH A BLACK ORPINGTON and Other Poems

By: Campbell David

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Angus & Robertson Australia: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007856


A wonderful collection from one of Australia's finest lyric poets. View more info

THE TAX INSPECTOR

By: Carey Peter

Price: $9.00

Publisher: University of Queensland Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004324


Very Good condition. Clean pages and tight binding. No inscription. Clean and unmarked cover. View more info

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Ned Kelly Bushranger

By: Carroll, Brian

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Australia, Landsdowne Press: 1977

Seller ID: 009584


264 closely written pp with numerous illust throughout. Carroll's first book ( a Ned Kelly sketchbook) was part of Carroll's ongoing journalistic interest in Kelly -as a criminal, not a political martyr. The book is well researched and written with a ready engagement of the reader. View more info

AMID THE PLENTY

By: Casey Gavin

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Australasian Book Society: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004022


Very Good condition. Clean pages and tight binding. No inscription. Clean and unmarked grey boards. Unclipped dustjacket. Clean compressed page edge. View more info

Tiger in the Bush

By: Chauncy, Nan

Price: $24.00

Publisher: UK, Oxford University Press: 1958

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 008709


dj clipped, wear at folds, book clean bright & tight. 171 pages. 11-yr old Badge lives in Tasmania. When his American cousin comes to visit with Dr. Heftman to study natural history, he gets carried away with his admiration for his cousin and gives away a secret about the nearly extinct Tasmanian Tiger. View more info

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The Lighthousekeeper's Son

By: Chauncy, Nan

Price: $35.00

Publisher: UK, Oxford University Press: 1969

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 009406


Although it's an isolated and frequently dangerous life, a nine-year-old decides, after his father tries pineapple farming, that he definitely prefers being a lighthouse keeper's son. wiki info - Chauncy was born Nancen Beryl Masterman in Northwood, Middlesex, England and emigrated to Tasmania, Australia with her family in 1912, when her engineer father was offered a job with the Hobart City Council. She attended St Michael's Collegiate School in Hobart. In 1914, the fam... View more info

JUST LET ME BE of Passion and Violence in a Sydney Beach Suburb

By: Cleary Jon

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Horwitc Publications, Melbourne: 1962

Seller ID: 011844


In this powerful suspense story Australian author Jon Cleary portrays stark terror and realism with incredible skill. View more info

ROUGH WITH THE SMOOTH: STORIES OF AUSTRALIAN MEN

By: Coffey B. R.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Fremantle Arts Centre Press: 2000

Seller ID: 006696


Very Good condition. View more info

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Summer Days: Stories from Childhood

By: Coffey B. R. (ed)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Australia, Fremantle Arts Centre Press: 1999

Seller ID: 009554


192pp A collection of short stories and autobiographical pieces about children by Elizabeth Jolley, Sally Morgan, A. B. Facey, T. A. G. Hungerford, Joan London, Simone Lazaroo, Kenneth Gasmier, Lee Conway, Justina Williams, Pippa Tandy & others. All pp clean white tightly bound. View more info

DRYDOCK

By: Cohen Lysbeth

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Duffy and Snellgrove, Sydney: 2002

Seller ID: 002372


"Balmain, once the industrial, blue-collar engine room of Sydney, is being transformed. The older locals are being squeezed out by the cashed-up developers and hungry young professionals keen for a town house near the city. Water views add value..but are they worth killing for?" View more info

Uncovering Australia: Archaeology, Indigenous People and the Public

By: Colley, Sarah

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Australia, Allen & Unwin: 2002

Seller ID: 008787


Drawing deeply from years of intensive research and teaching, Sarah Colley offers an accessible overview of the practice, politics, and ethics of archaeology today, focusing on Australia to highlight and pose universal questions about the relationship between archaeologists, indigenous people, and the public. View more info