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The Collected Poems of G. K. Chesterton

by Chesterton, G. K.

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1950
Condition
Edition
Reprint
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AU$9.03

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London: Methuen. 1950. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good condition. No dustjacket. Boards are marked and the hinge is exposed at title page - but binding solid. Previous owner's details to title page. A solid reading copy. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 408 pages. . Reprint. Hardback.… Read more
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Around the Boree Log and Other Verses

by O'BRIEN, John

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1921
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
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AU$75.26

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Sydney: Angus & Robertson. 1921. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ has minor loss to top and tail of spine with some sticky-tape repairs, also mild chipping to corners. Bookseller label to front DJ panel. The book has a newspaper clipping stapled… Read more
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AU$75.26
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Australian Bush Poems

by Various

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
2013
Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9781864767810
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AU$15.05

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Axiom Publishing. 2013. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - Card Wraps. Full-page and in-text colour paintings by Almar Zaadstra. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. unpaginated. Poems and ballads from colonial poets and balladeers such as Henry Lawson, Banjo Paterson and Mary Hannay Foott. . Reprint. Softcover.
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Sun Wind & Diesel (Inscribed by Author)

by Lenore, Miriel

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1997
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9781862543652
Item Price
AU$22.58

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Kent Town SA: Wakefield Press. 1997. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Inscribed by the author on title page. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 79 pages. The poet reflects on her life in two places - a Ngaanyatjarra community in the desert where she is a visitor, and her home… Read more
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Collected Poems 1930-1965

by Hope, A.D.

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1966
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
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AU$7.53

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London: Angus & Robertson. 1966. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good condition in Good dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Bookis ex-library but with only a stamp to half-title page, no other markings. Top edge of front free end paper clipped. DJ spine is faded and small hole to rear panel. Robust, professional… Read more
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The Ways of Many Waters

by Brady, E.J.

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1909
Condition
Edition
1st thus
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AU$15.05

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Melbourne: Thomas C Lothian. 1909. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good condition. No dustjacket. Gilt top edge. Front free endpaper (flyleaf) is missing and there is some mild insect damage to covers. Black and white drawings. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 155 pages + Publisher's Catalogue. First book of poetry by Australian… Read more
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Elizabeth Barrett Browning's Poetical Works in Five Volumes

by Browning, Elizabeth Barrett

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1877
Condition
Edition
Eleventh Edition
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AU$112.89

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London: Smith, Elder & Co.. 1877. 12mo [approx 12.7x18.7cm]. Good Condition. Half-leather binding. Leather is very rubbed at corners, edges and in some portions of the raised bands. Ex Mout Barker Institute with their label to all front pastedowns, and stamp to title pages. Marbled endpapers and edges. Black and white portrait of… Read more
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The Green Mosaic Memories of New Guinea

by Rolls, Eric

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1977
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780170051521
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AU$15.05

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Melbourne: Thomas Nelson & Sons Ltd. 1977. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Small abrasion to edgeof front free endpaper. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 85 pages. . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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Landscapes of the Mind. Poems (Signed by Author)

by Dallwitz, David

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1997
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780646337340
Item Price
AU$33.87

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Adelaide: Published by Author. 1997. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near fine condition in pictorial boards. Black & white illustrations by the author. Limited edition of 300 numbered copies - No 4. Signed by David Dallwitz. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 96 pages. David Dallwitz [1914 - 2003] was… Read more
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Australian Verse from 1805 A Continuum

by Dutton, Geoffrey (Editor)

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1976
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780851799933
Item Price
AU$16.56

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Adelaide: Rigby. 1976. Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 349 pages. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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Adelaide Sonnets (Signed Limited Edition)

by Bladen, Peter

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1975
Condition
Edition
Limited Edition
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AU$56.45

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Adelaide: Acacia Antiques. 1975. Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Navy blue buckram with gilt title to face. Printed on goatskin parchment. Limited edition of 220 numbered & signed copies - this is copy No 172. Signed by author. Illustrated with black & white plates. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all… Read more
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The Darkening Ecliptic

by Malley, Ern (Poems); Nolan, Sidney (Paintings)

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
[1974]
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
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AU$112.89

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R Alistair McAlpine. [1974]. Folio Size [38x28cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Full page colour plates by Sidney Nolan. Preface by Robert Melville. Introduction by Elwyn Lynn. Limited to 1000 copies. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 56 pages.… Read more
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Look, The Kingfisher! (Inscribed by Author)

by Mudie, Ian

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1970
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
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AU$22.58

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Melbourne: Hawthorn Press. 1970. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Inscribed by the authorto previous owner on front free endpaper. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 46 pages. . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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Wine and Roses

by Daley, Victor J.; edited with a Memoir by Bertram Stevens

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1911
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
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AU$18.06

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Sydney: Angus & Robertson. 1911. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good Condition. Boards a little marked and lower corners rubbed. Endpapers tanned and some mild foxing to prelims. Gilt to top edge is dulled. Black and white frontispiece with tissue guard. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. xxii, 183, 32pp.… Read more
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The Angry Penguin. Selected Poems of Max Harris

by Harris, Max

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1996
Condition
Edition
1st thus
ISBN
9780642106636
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AU$12.04

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Canberra: National Library of Australia. 1996. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Card wraps. Introduction by Alan Brissenden. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 120 pages. A rich sampling of poems written throughout Harris' life - from the early poems of his youth to the more contemplative poems of his… Read more
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The Poems of Ern Malley. Comprising the complete poems and commentaries by Max Harris and Joanna Murray-Smith

by Harris, Max & Murray-Smith, Joanna (Commentaries)

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1988
Condition
Edition
1st thus
ISBN
9780041500882
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AU$21.07

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Sydney: Allen & Unwin. 1988. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good+ condition in red cloth boards, Sidney Nolan vignette to front cover. Silver title etc to face and spine. 101 pages. Contains the complete Ern Malley poems by McAuley and Stewart, as well as Max Harris' Introduction where he explains himself and his role in… Read more
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One Hundred Poems 1919-1939

by Slessor, Kenneth

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1944
Condition
Edition
1st thus
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AU$30.10

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Sydney: Angus & Robertson. 1944. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Interior tanned. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 123 pages. Divided into three chronological sections: 1919-1926, 1927-1932, 1933-1939. . 1st thus. Hardback.
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AU$30.10
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The Australian and Other Verses

by Ogilvie, Will H.

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1916
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
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AU$21.07

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London: Angus & Robertson. 1916. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Boards lightly rubbed and some mild, scattered foxing to edges. Colour frontispeice and illustrated title page by Hal Gye. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. xviii, 174 pages + Publisher's Catalogue. . 1st Edition.… Read more
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The Ballad of St Barbara and Other Verses

by Chesterton, Gilbert Keith

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1922
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
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AU$26.34

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London: Cecil Palmer. 1922. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Boards lightly age-toned and some foxing to fore edge. Corners bumped. Endpapers lightly tanned. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 83 pages. . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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Reading Paul Muldoon

by Wills, Clair

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1998
Condition
Edition
1st Paperback Edition
ISBN
9781852243487
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AU$7.53

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Newcastle Upon Tyne: Bloodaxe Books. 1998. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 222 pages. An examination of the work of the Irish poet and academic. . 1st Paperback Edition. Softcover.
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