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cover of Oscar & Lucinda

Oscar & Lucinda

by Carey, Peter

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Published
1988
Condition
Fine
Edition
First US Edition/1st Printing
ISBN
9780060159085
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£16.32

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New York: Harper & Row, 1988. First US Edition/1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. Inscribed by author.. A wonderful novel and winner of both the Booker Prize and the Miles Franklin Award which was unfortunately made into a lackluster film, despite the incredible cast. First U.S. Edition stated with full number line 10-1. Inscribed by author 'To Lisa' on… Read more
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cover of The Narrow Road to the Deep North

The Narrow Road to the Deep North

by Flanagan, Richard

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Published
2014
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780385352857
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£24.47

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2014. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. First American Edition stated. In blue boards with black spine and silver type. A very nice copy with minimal wear in unclipped jacket. Booker Prize winner.
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cover of Collected Poems

Collected Poems

by Murray, Les

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Published
1991
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition/1st Printing
ISBN
9780856359231
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£29.37

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Manchester: Carcanet, 1991. First Edition/1st Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. In black boards with gilt to spine. Bottom corners lightly dinged. Tiny chips at same corners and a very small spot of rubbing with pinprick puncture to bottom of spine. Some light age toning to jacket. A very nice copy overall.
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cover of Eucalyptus

Eucalyptus

by Bail, Murray

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Published
1998
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First UK Edition/1st Printing
ISBN
9781860464942
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£13.05

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London: The Harvill Press, 1998. First UK Edition/1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good +/Very Good. Signed by author on title page.. Full number line down to and including 1. In red boards with cream title panel on spine. Top front corner bumped. Jacket in very nice shape but for 3/8 inch tear to top of rear panel and very… Read more
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cover of Damien the Leper

Damien the Leper

by Farrow, John

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Published
1964
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition Thus/Fifteenth Printing
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£8.16

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Garden City: Image Books/Doubleday & Co., Inc, 1964. First Edition Thus/Fifteenth Printing. Paperback. Near Fine/N/A. A beautiful square and unread copy with no spine creases and virtually no wear/marks. One note to last page of index. Wonderful cover illustration by unattributed artist.
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cover of A Fringe of Leaves

A Fringe of Leaves

by White, Patrick

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Published
1976
Condition
Good
Edition
First UK Edition/1st Printing
ISBN
9780224012904
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£13.05

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London: Jonathan Cape, 1976. First UK Edition/1st Printing. Hardcover. Good/Near Fine. In blue boards with gilt. Two hard dents to bottom rear board. Previous owner's gift inscription to ffep. Jacket is price-clipped with minimal wear.
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cover of Patrick White: A Life

Patrick White: A Life

by Marr, David

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Published
1991
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First UK Edition/1st Printing
ISBN
9780224025812
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£9.79

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London: Jonathan Cape , 1991. First UK Edition/1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. In black boards with gilt. Some spots to top page ends. Jacket is unclipped with some edgewear
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cover of Cabin Fever

Cabin Fever

by Jolley, Elizabeth

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Published
1991
Condition
As New
Edition
First US Edition/1st Printing
ISBN
9780060166229
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£8.16

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New York: Harper Collins, 1991. First US Edition/1st Printing. Hardcover. As New/As New. First Edition stated and full number line down to and including 1. A nice unread and unclipped copy
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cover of Australian Dreaming: 40,000 Years of Aboriginal History

Australian Dreaming: 40,000 Years of Aboriginal History

by Isaacs, Jennifer

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Published
1980
Condition
Good+
Edition
First Edition/First Printing
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£13.05

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Sydney: Landsdowne Press, 1980. First Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Good+/Very Good. In brown cloth with gilt. Bumps to three corners and top of spine. Bottom edges worn/rubbed. French fold dust jacket is price-clipped with some edgewear/signs of use.
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cover of The Myth of the Digger

The Myth of the Digger

by Ross, Jane

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Published
1985
Condition
Good
Edition
N/A
ISBN
9780868060392
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£8.16

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Sydney: Hale & Iremonger, 1985. N/A. Paperback. Good/N/A. Assumed paperback First Edition published concurrently with the hardcover, no statement of edition. Previous owner's name to ffep and some markings in book, mostly very short tick marks alongside text in spots. Some foxing to pages and creasing to cover.
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cover of I am the Messenger

I am the Messenger

by Zusak, Markus

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Published
2005
Condition
Good +
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780375830990
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£40.79

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2005. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Good +/Very Good - . Full number line down to 1. Earlier book by the author of the phenomenal Book Thief. In black boards with red spine. Bump to bottom of spine and edgewear/rubbing at extremities. A few small spots/stains to front page ends and bottom corner… Read more
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cover of 1915

1915

by McDonald, Roger

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Published
1980
Condition
Very Good -
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780807609491
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£8.16

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New York: George Braziller, 1980. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good -/Very Good. In blue cloth with rubbing at corners and spine ends. Bump to top front corner. Jacket with light wear.
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cover of The Happy Life. The Search for Contentment in the Modern World

The Happy Life. The Search for Contentment in the Modern World

by Malouf, David

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Published
2011
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780307907714
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£8.16

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New York: Pantheon Books, 2011. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. In red cloth. A very nice copy by one of our greatest living writers.
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cover of The Sound of One Hand Clapping

The Sound of One Hand Clapping

by Flanagan, Richard

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Published
2000
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780871138026
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£8.16

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New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, 2000. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Light wear with just the slightest spine tilt. Unclipped jacket. By the author of The Narrow Road to the Deep North.
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cover of The Smile of Herschale Handle

The Smile of Herschale Handle

by Jubal, B.N.

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Published
1947
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition/First Printing
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£12.24

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Sydney: Currawong Publishing Co., 1947. First Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. A charming little tome in brown pictorial cloth with two small spots of fading to spine where chips to jacket appear. Previous owner's name to top of front pastedown. Spot of soiling to top of rear panel with chips to spine of jacket as mentioned, spine bottom… Read more
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cover of The Cockatoos

The Cockatoos

by White, Patrick

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Published
1975
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780670226481
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£8.16

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New York: The Viking Press, 1975. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good /Very Good . In black cloth with blue foil to titling on spine. Adhesive? Stains to front and rear free endpapers and a small spot to rear pastedown which trasferred to inside of jacket flap, otherwise unmarked. Jacket is clipped with some light wear to… Read more
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cover of The Twyborn Affair

The Twyborn Affair

by White, Patrick

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Published
1979
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First UK Edition Thus/Second Printing
ISBN
9780224017336
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£9.79

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London: Jonathan Cape, 1979. First UK Edition Thus/Second Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. In brown cloth with gilt - beautiful shape, only very small spot to front page ends. Jacket is unclipped and unfaded with minimal wear.
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cover of The Savage Crows

The Savage Crows

by Drewe, Robert

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Published
1976
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780002215893
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£29.37

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Sydney and London: Collins, 1976. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. The important first novel on the plight of the Tasmanian aborigines by the author of the The Shark Net. In very nice shape.
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cover of Girl with a Monkey

Girl with a Monkey

by Astley, Thea

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Published
1958
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition/First Printing
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£29.37

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Sydney: Angus and Robertson, 1958. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good-. Author's first book. Light bumps to spine ends and date stamp to ffep. Jacket has small clip to top of front flap, but price intact. Minimal edgewear and no fading given the age. Two closed tears 1/4" each to bottom of rear panel and one same size… Read more
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cover of Ancestors: A Novel

Ancestors: A Novel

by Davidson, Robyn

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Published
1989
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
ISBN
9780671680626
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£16.32

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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1989. First US Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Signed by author on title page.. By the author of Tracks which was turned into a movie.
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