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Cullenbenbong [Cullen-Ben-Bong]

by O'Reilly, Bernard

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Published
1945
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Very Good Condition
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Reprint
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W.R. Smith and Patterson, Brisbane, 1945. Reprint. Softcover (Stiff Boards). Very Good Condition/Very Good. 210pp., last 4 blank, publisher's note, introduction by author. Black and white photographic frontispiece, showing "In the Cullenbenbong Country". The author wrote this memoirs/memories when he was a member of the 2/15 Battalion, A. I. F. stiff card "dust jacket"… Read more
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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (PS 35)

by Carroll, Lewis

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Published
1946
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition Thus
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Puffin Books, London and New York, 1946. First Edition Thus. illustrated Paper. Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: John Tenniel. (4) V-MMXX, I-168 pages. Black and white illustrated frontispiece and the other 41 illustrations within the text are by John Tenniel. Colour illustrated front cover, again by John Tenniel, with a yellow coloured background and green and… Read more
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Gold and Silver; Photographs of the Australian Goldfields from Holtermann Collection

by Burke, Keast

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Published
1973
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780140037524
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Penguin, Ringwood, Victoria, 1973. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. XII, 266p., last blank, foreword by John Alexandrer Ferguson, introduction by author acknowledgements, notes from plates, bibliography and index. All photographs within the text are in black and white. Photographic cover with brown background with gilt and white writing on front panel and… Read more
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Squatters and Settlers

by Stone, Derrick I. and Garden, Donald S

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Published
1984
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780730100416
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Popular Books, French's Forest, New South Wales, 1984. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. 1.035 kg.; 224 pages. Black-and-white photographic endpapers, both different, front end paper: -- showing heavy haulers (19th century style), rear end paper: -- showing a mother and her children outside their home. The text is illustrated… Read more
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In Search of Edward John Eyre

by Dutton, Geoffrey

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Published
1982
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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9780333338414
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The Macmillan Company of Australia, Crows Nest, New South Wales, 1982. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. VIII, 152 pages, preface by author, index. Yellow coloured endpapers. The text is illustrated with numerous contemporary black-and-white illustrations and cartoons and photographs throughout the text. Brown and coloured boards with… Read more
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John Ruskin: The Portrait of a Prophet

by Quennell, Peter

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Published
1949
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Collins, London, 1949. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Barnett Freedman -- Cover Art . list of illustrations, foreword by author, selected bibliography and index. Black-and-white photographic frontispiece of John Ruskin. The text is illustrated with 10 other black-and-white photographs or illustrations. Blue coloured boards with gilt coloured… Read more
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For the Term of His Natural Life

by Clarke, Marcus

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Published
1982
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
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9780207144523
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Angus & Robertson, London, 1982. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. 800 g; XVI, 384 pages, in original hardcover binding which is slightly rubbed on the bottom edges of the boards. a specially CONDENSED deluxe edition, with illustrations by Robynne Allen based on the costume designs of Anna Senior and the set designs of… Read more
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The English Mail Coach and Other Essays

by de Quincey,Thomas

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Published
1923
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
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J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd &E. P. Dutton, London & Toronto / New York, 1923. Reprint. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. introduction by John Hill Burton. Illustrated endpapers – being an Art Nouveau design in pale green. Orange coloured boards with self embossed publisher's logo to the front panel and black coloured… Read more
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The Cloister and Hearth; A Tale of the Middle Ages (Everyman's Library)

by Reade, Charles

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Published
1972
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780460000291
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J. M. Dent, London, 1972. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. XII, 692 pages, in original parts of a binding, top edge of tinted light blue. The dust jacket is rubbed across the top edge and has insect damage on the front fold over crease A novel set in the middle ages. Size:… Read more
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Frank Harris; A Biography

by Pullar, Philippa

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Published
1976
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780671220914
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Hamish Hamilton, London, 1976. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Biography of one of Victorian England's most notorious writer of pornography, who also happen to be a literary agent and critic -- Frank Harris. the dust jacket has faded on the spine, as seems usual for this particular publication, and is… Read more
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Frank Harris; A Biography

by Pullar, Philippa

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Published
1976
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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9780671220914
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Hamish Hamilton, London, 1976. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/Good. . Biography of one of Victorian England's most notorious writer of pornography, who also happen to be a literary agent and critic -- Frank Harris. the dust jacket has faded on the spine, and has moisture damage at the top and bottom of… Read more
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In Search of Edward John Eyre, Frank Hurley and Henry Lawson

by Dutton, Geoffrey, Bickel. Lennard and Clark, Manning

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Published
1982
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780333338414
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The Macmillan Company of Australia, Crows Nest, New South Wales, 1982. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Poor. Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. (combined weight) Volume 1: -- In Search of Edward John Eyre; -- VIII, 152 pages, preface by author, index. Yellow coloured endpapers. The text is illustrated with numerous contemporary black-and-white illustrations and… Read more
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The Scientific Revolution in Victorian Medicine

by Youngson, A.J

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Published
1979
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780708108451
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Australian National University Press, Canberra, 1979. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. 450 g.; (8), 9-237, (3) pages, preface by author, appendix and index. Black coloured boards with gilt titles to the backstrip. Rubbing to the backstrip edges and bumping and rubbing to the book corners. Previous owners's rubberstamp to the top text block edge and to… Read more
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Sands of Death; Betrayal, Massacre and Survival the in the Sahara

by Asher, Michael

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Published
2007
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London, 2007. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good/Good. 650 g.; (10), XI-XVIII, (2), 3-286 pages, acknowledgements, a note on transliteration, notes, bibliography and index. Dark purple coloured endpapers. There is a black-and-white drawing of Major Paul Flatters on the page following the half title page. Map of the routes taken… Read more
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Pulitzer; A Life

by Brian, Denis

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Published
2001
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780471332008
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John Wiley & Sons, Inc, New York, 2001. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 950 g.; (7), VIII, 438 pages, acknowledgements, notes, bibliography and index. The text is illustrated with black and white photographs and illustrations throughout. Black coloured boards with silver titles to the backstrip. Minor bumping to the extra edges and rubbing… Read more
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Barchester Towers

by Trollope, Anthony

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Published
1962
Condition
Good
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Reprint
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The Zodiac Press, London, 1962. Reprint. Hardcover. Good/Poor. (8), 471, (1) pages. Brown coloured decoration against a cream coloured cloth covered binding with brown insert to the backstrip and within that insert, gilt titles. Brown coloured tint to the top textblock edge. Rubbing and some bumping to the backstrip edges and rubbing to the book… Read more
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Ursula Vivian; The Sister-Mother

by Swan, Annie S. (Mrs Burnett Smith)

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Published
1894
Condition
Good
Edition
Reprint
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Oliphant Anderson & Ferrier, Edinburgh and London, 1894. Reprint. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Illustrated. (7) 8-256 pages. Illustrated endpapers -- being an abstract design in very pale olive and white. The text is illustrated with six black-and-white illustrations -- in the steel etched style, illustrator not credited. Blue coloured cloth covered boards… Read more
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Flotsam and Jetsam: Rhymes the Old and New

by Domett, Alfred

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Published
1877
Condition
Ex-Library
Edition
First Edition
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Smith, Elder and Co, London, 1877. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Ex-Library/No Dust Jacket. 500 g.; (7) VIII, 168 pages, last page blank . Dark brown coloured endpapers. Green coloured cloth covered boards with black illustration, of a line of hard running the full length of the front board, with gold embossed titles to the… Read more
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The Cathedral Folk

by Lyeskov, Nikolai

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Published
1924
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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The Bodley Head, London, 1924. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. (8) 3-439 pages (3), translator's note. Bottle green coloured cloth covered boards with gilt titles to the backstrip. " 'The Cathedral Folk', -- his best long novel, -- was published in 1872, and ranks as the most noteworthy picture of the Russian priesthood." --… Read more
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The Hartford Publishing Company, Hartford, Connecticut, 1888. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Illustrated. 1.3 kg.; (4) V-XXVIII, 29-715 pages (3) publishers' preface, names of authors with a list of this subject, list of "Our Famous Women", list of portraits and illustrations. Pale green floral decorated endpapers. The text is illustrated with 47… Read more
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