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image of A Golden Age 2 Volumes - Volume (1), Visions Of Fantasy; Australia's Fantasy Illustrators : Their Lives and Works, Volume (2), Through The Magic Door; A Collection of Australia's Classic Fantasy Writing

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Angus and Robertson, Pymble, New South Wales, 1992. First Edition. Hardcover (in Slipcase). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Various. Volume 1: – Visions of Fantasy – [8], 192 pages, acknowledgements, Introduction: Elves and Fairies versus Bib & Bub, chronology, bibliography, original illustrations and index. Faux marble coloured end pages. The text is illustrated with both… Read more
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Edward Lear's complete nonsense – introduced by Quentin Blake

by Lear, Edward

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Published
2004
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
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The Folio Society, London, 2004. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Slipcased. Illustrator: Edward Lear. Colour illustrated cloth covered binding, in slipcase with matching decorations, illustrated by the author, hand coloured for this edition. The book is secondhand, but shows no damage, no annotations. The hand colouring of the illustrations was done by Richard Beards, who also… Read more
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The Gift Angel (A Celestial Alphabet)

by Thomsen, Airdrie

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Published
1987
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780671654665
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AU$14.58

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Simon & Schuster, New York, 1987. First Edition. Hardcover (Illustrated Boards). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Airdrie Thomsen. Illustrated end pages and the coloured and black-and-white illustrations within the text have all been drawn by Airdrie Thomsen. Blue coloured cloth covered boards with another illustration by author, and coloured titles to the backstrip Illustrated dustwrapper,… Read more
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Extra time

by Gleitzman, Morris

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Published
2013
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780143307754
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AU$11.93

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Penguin Australia, Ringwood, Victoria, 2013. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Signed by Author. , On the title page in blue pen is "good on you" and then signed by Morris Full number line. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 168 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category:… Read more
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Professor Branestawm's Dictionary

by Hunter, Norman

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Published
1973
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780370012490
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AU$9.28

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the bodley Head, London, 1973. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Derek cousins. a 2nd impression, but contains now a world Gazetteer. The dustjacket is slightly faded on the spine, there is no other damage, and the book has the feel of not having been opened for many a year Second Impression. Size:… Read more
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The Haunting of Alaizabel Cray

by Wooding, Chris

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Published
2002
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780439994521
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AU$6.63

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Scholastic, London, 2002. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. previous owner's details on the 1st page, no other damage to describe. First softcover edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 352 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; Children's Books; Science Fiction & Fantasy; Spine-Chilling… Read more
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Adults Only

by Gleitzman, Morris

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Published
2001
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780141308371
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Penguin Australia, Ringwood, Victoria, 2001. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Signed by Author. an nice clean copy with the occasional foxing on the edge of the pages, and an example of bad handwriting on the title page ( Shame Mr Gleitzman, shame ), along with previous owner's name on first page. Full number… Read more
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Hamid and the Sultan's son

by Rose, Anne K

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Published
1975
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780152701017
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AU$10.94

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Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, New York, 1975. First Edition. hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Charles Robinson. there is on the front panel of the illustrated dust jacket a shadow from a price sticker, and a quarter inch tear at the top right of the front panel. There is no other damage to detail. The tale… Read more
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The Weather Smurfing Machine

by Peyo & Delporte, Y. & Gos

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Published
1979
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780340227640
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AU$21.87

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Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1979. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Peyo. 400 g; not paginated, (48 pages), in original colour illustrated hardcover binding. The volume include the "weather Smurfing machine", & Smurfstories, both translated by Anthea Bell & Derek Hockridge. Slight bumping of the corners of the boards, small crack at… Read more
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The Gift Angel

by Thomsen, Airdrie

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Published
1987
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780671654665
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AU$14.58

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Simon & Schuster, New York, 1987. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: The Author. 350 g; not paginated (40 pages), with illustrated free end pages, illustrated half title page, illustrated title page (both in colour), illustrated dedication page in memoriam of Elisabeth Cleaver, body of book is illustrated with black-and-white drawings, with… Read more
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A Bibliography of Australian Children's Books

by Muir, Marcie

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Published
1970
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780233960579
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AU$43.75

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André Deutsch, London, 1970. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Facsimiles. 1.6 kg; 1038 pages, includes 41 illustrations, mostly in black-and-white, but some are full-page plates. After the introduction and the normal notes etc, the book is divided into two sections: A Bibliography of Australian Children's Books, & A Select… Read more
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The Adventures of Humphrey Bear

by Rule, Gordon A

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Published
1977
Condition
Good
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780851798196
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Rigby Limited, Adelaide, 1977. Reprint. Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Mary Milton. 665 g.; not paginated. The text is illustrated with coloured photography and coloured illustrations. Photographic/illustrated front cover. The text is illustrated using a combination of photography and coloured illustrations. There is a three-quarter inch crack at the bottom left of… Read more
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The Queen of the Pirate Isle

by Harte, Bret

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Published
1987
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780864410184
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View Productions, Sydney, 1987. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Kate Greenaway. 400 g.; VI, 60 pages. Illustrated title page, showing a young girl holding a doll sitting in a chair -- illustrated by Kate Greenaway. In fact the entire text is illustrated with Kate Greenaway's illustrations which… Read more
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The Pearl

by Heine, Helme

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Published
1985
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780689503214
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Atheneum, New York, 1985. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: The Author. 500 g; not paginated, double and single page colour illustrations with matching text. Original hardcover binding with decorated front cover, colour illustrated dustjacket. The book and jacket show no damage. A story of choices. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. We… Read more
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Highroads of Literature -- the Royal School Series Fifth Book

by Various Authors

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Published
1926
Condition
Good
Edition
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Thomas Nelson and Sons, London, 1926. Reprint. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Various. 650 g; 319 pages, illustrated with black-and-white photographs, part page and full-page, and colour plates. The book appears to be essentially free of any markings (Queen Elizabeth the 1st does have a small red mark on her upper lip in… Read more
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Aunt Upton and her nephews and Nieces

by anonymous ( George Mogridge) (1787-1854), children's writer and religious author]

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No date
Condition
Fair Condition
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Reprint
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The Religious Tract Society, London, No date. Reprint. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Not Credited. 200 g; 108 pages, decorated throughout with part page engravings, artist not credited, bound in blind stamped decorated green buckram with gilt decoration and title on front panel and spine. Bumping and rubbing of the corners… Read more
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Cheeky the Dolphin

by Cropp, Ben

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Published
1968
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Rigby Limited, Adelaide, 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Poor. Illustrator: Ben Cropp -- Photographer . VIII, 52 pages, last page blank. Aqua coloured endpapers. The text is illustrated with both coloured and black-and-white photography. Photographic covers, showing dolphins performing against a green background and white title to the backstrip. Bumping… Read more
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Collins' Girl Guides' Annual

by Various

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Published
No date
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Edition Unstated
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AU$51.04

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Collins, London and Glasgow, No date. Edition Unstated. Hardcover. Good Condition/Poor. Illustrator: Various. 810 g.; VI, 208 pages, list of illustrations. Coloured illustrated frontispiece, by D.Osborne. The text is illustrated with five full coloured illustrations, by various artists and three halftone photographs. Along with the above mentioned illustrations, there are numerous… Read more
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Knockout Fun Book 1955 " I'll Have the Lot !

by Various

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Published
1955
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Amalgamated Press, London, 1955. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 190 pages. Coloured illustrated frontispiece, being a reproduction of J. C. Dollmans' painting " The Hunter ". The text is illustrated with numerous black-and-white illustrations, games, and cartoon strips. Illustrated front cover, showing Frank Richards' creation, Billy Bunter, ordering a meal,… Read more
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Intent upon Reading: A Critical Appraisal of Modern Fiction for Children

by Fisher, Margery

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Published
1972
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780340035108
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AU$16.57

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Brockhampton Press, London, 1972. Reprint. Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. foreword by author, index -- titles, authors and illustrators. The text is illustrated with numerous examples of illustrations used to decorate children's books. Orange coloured boards with black writing on the spine. Illustrated dust wrapper showing, a small girl sitting at a desk reading, with… Read more
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