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Even As We Speak: New Essays 1993-2001

by James, Clive

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Published
2003
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Good
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First Edition
ISBN
9780330493062
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Picador, London, 2003. First Edition. Softcover. Good. Introduction by author. Photographic paperback binding silver, gold, blue and dark yellow coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. The author again ranges far and wide in this book of essays, from George Orwell, the Sydney Olympics, Mark Twain, Hamlet and the monarchy to name but a… Read more
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The Meaning of Recognition: New Essays 2001-2005

by James, Clive

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Published
2005
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
ISBN
9780330440295
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Picador, London, 2005. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. acknowledgements, an introduction by author. Illustrated front cover with dark blue and light blue titles to the front panel and red, light blue and dark blue titles to the backstrip. A collection of essays by Clive James between the years 2001… Read more
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The Concept of Ideology & Other Essays

by Lichtheim, George

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Published
1967
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Good Condition
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Reprint
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Vintage Books, New York, 1967. Reprint. Softcover. Good Condition. Introduction by author and index. Plain text paperback binding with black and dark red coloured titles to the front panel with black and white coloured titles to the back strip. A series of essays delving into political ideology. Minor creasing of the book corners with… Read more
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The Significance of The Fine Arts; Published Under the Direction of The Committee on Education of the American Institute of Architects

by Nimmons, George C. – Introduction

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Published
1926
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Very Good Condition
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Reprint
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Marshall Jones Company, Boston, Massachusetts, 1926. Reprint. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Poor. Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. introduction by George C. Nimmons, list of illustrations, at the end of each section there is a bibliography and a general index. the text is illustrated with black-and-white photographs and illustrations. Blue coloured cloth covered boards with tilt… Read more
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Paths to Peace; A Study of War, Its Causes and Prevention

by Wallace, Victor H. – Editor

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Published
1957
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Good Condition
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First Edition
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Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1957. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/Poor. preface by editor, foreword by Jawaharlal Nehru and index. Yellow coloured boards with black coloured titles to the spine. Plain text dustwrapper, with yellow coloured space,insert on a buff coloured background, with black coloured titles to the front… Read more
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Essays in Economic History of Australia

by Griffin, James -- Editor

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Published
1978
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Good Condition
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Reprint
ISBN
9780701603229
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The Jacaranda Press, Milton, Queensland, 1978. Reprint. Softcover. Good Condition. preface by editor, appendix and index. Illustrated paperback binding with purple and gold coloured titles to the front panel and purple coloured titles to the back strip. "With the inclusion of a new chapter by Professor G. Bolton treating the period from 1939 up to… Read more
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Allen & Unwin, London, 1974. First Edition. Softcover. Good Condition. Preface by author, acknowledgements and index. Plaintext paperback binding with green and white coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. To quote the rear panel blurb "Professor Peters aims in this book to present a coherent collection of his major articles on the… Read more
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Through the window: Seventeen Essays (and one short story)

by Barnes, Julian

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Published
2012
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780099578581
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AU$9.17

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Vintage, London, 2012. First Edition. Softcover (with flaps). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. A very clean copy, no damage, no previous owner's markings. In the 17 essays and one short story the 2011 man Booker prize winner examines British, French and American writers who have meant the most to him, as well as the crosscurrents and… Read more
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English Critical Essays: Nineteenth Century (The World's Classics)

by Jones, Edmond D. (Selector and Editor)

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Published
1940
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Good Condition
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Reprint
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Oxford University Press, London, 1940. Reprint. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/Good. Dark blue coloured cloth covered boards with self embossed publisher's logo and decoration to the front panel and gilt coloured titles to the backstrip. Dark blue coloured tint to the top text block edge. Plain text dustwrapper with green coloured background with black coloured… Read more
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The North London Collegiate School 1850-1950: A Hundred Years of Girls’ Education, Essays in Honour of Frances Mary Buss Foundation

by Scrimgeour, R. M. – General Editor

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Published
1950
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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Geoffrey Cumerlege / Oxford University Press, London, 1950. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. list of illustrations, appendices and index. Black-and-white photographic frontispiece showing Frances Mary Buss. The text is illustrated with 21 black-and-white photographs / maps. Tan coloured cloth covered boards with gilt coloured titles. Plaintext dustwrapper with dark… Read more
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Crisis in the Philippines: The Marcos Era and Beyond

by Bresnan, John – Editor

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Published
1986
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Paperback Edition
ISBN
9780691008103
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Princeton University Press, Princeton, New Jersey, 1986. First Paperback Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. foreword by David D. Newsome, preface by John Bresnan, selected readings, about the authors and index. Photographic paperback binding with gold and black coloured titles to the front panel and white and gold coloured titles to the back strip. In 1983… Read more
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The Angry Eye

by Harris, Maxwell Henley

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Published
1973
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780080173733
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Pergamon Press, Australia, 1973. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Sidney Nolan – Dust Jacket. (10), 254 pages, in original Brown papered boards, with dust jacket illustrated, based on a painting by Sidney Nolan. Max Harris was the founder of Mary Martin's bookshops, and one of the original Angry Penguins. "No… Read more
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The Old Haggis

by Lyons, Enid

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Published
1969
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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Heinemann, Melbourne, 1969. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Alan Langoulant. preface by author and acknowledgements. Brown coloured endpapers. The text is illustrated with drawings by Allan Langoulant. The text has been printed with a brown coloured ink. Cream coloured boards with red coloured illustration to the top left-hand corner of… Read more
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Gullibles Travels; Writings By

by Johnson, Jill

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Published
1974
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780825630255
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Links Books, New York London, 1974. First Edition. Softcover. Good Condition. acknowledgement, foreword by Dianne Hunter and Rena Patterson, note. Text is illustrated with a section of black and white photographs, and black and white illustrations. Photographic card cover with black coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. A collection of the… Read more
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The Angry Eye

by Harris, Maxwell Henley

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Published
1973
Condition
Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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9780080173733
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Pergamon Press, Australia, 1973. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Sidney Nolan – Dust Jacket. (10), 254 pages, in original Brown papered boards, with dust jacket illustrated, based on a painting by Sidney Nolan. Max Harris was the founder of Mary Martin's bookshops, and one of the original Angry Penguins. "No… Read more
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The Way We Live Now; The Controversies of the Nineties

by Manne, Robert

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Published
1998
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
ISBN
9781875847709
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Text Publishing Company, Melbourne, 1998. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. introduction by author. Photographic card cover with orange, white and yellow coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. A series of essays / articles written by the author on the profound change in the Australian way of life in the 1990s. Creasing to… Read more
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The Old Haggis

by Lyons, Enid

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Published
1969
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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William Heinemann, Melbourne, 1969. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Fair. Illustrator: Alan Langoulant. preface by author and acknowledgements. Brown coloured endpapers. The text is illustrated with drawings by Allan Langoulant. The text has been printed with a brown coloured ink. Cream coloured boards with red coloured illustration to the top left-hand corner of… Read more
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Melbourne Girls Grammar School; Centenary Essays, 1893 - 1993

by McCarthy, Rosslyn & Theobald, Marjorie R

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Published
1993
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781875657032
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Hyland House, Melbourne, 1993. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Photographs . illustrated endpapers, illustrated dustwrapper, table illustrations, index, notes. An "official history," would reflect the talents agenda of the school. This collection of essays provides viewpoints, show a living and developing social organism, with all of its failings and… Read more
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Plays & Players: Essays on the Theatre

by Shaw, Bernard

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Published
1952
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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Oxford University Press, London, 1952. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. Dark blue coloured cloth covered boards with self embossed publisher's logo and decoration to the front panel and gilt titles to the backstrip. Minor rubbing to the book panels and browning of the text block edges and internal text. The remains… Read more
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Imagining Reality; The Faber Book of the Documentary

by Macdonald, Kevin and Cousins, Mark

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Published
1996
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780571177233
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AU$21.62

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Faber & Faber, London, 1996. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. list of illustrations, introduction by editors, acknowledgements and index. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photographic stills from various documentaries. Black coloured boards with white coloured titles to the backstrip. A little bumping to the backstrip edges and browning to the… Read more
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