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Checkers

by Marsden, John

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1996
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Very Good Condition
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reprint
ISBN
9780732908379
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AU$18.04

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Pan Macmillan Australia, Sydney, 1996. reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Signed by Author. 300 g; X, 134 pages, last 10 pages advertisements for other books by the author, with illustrated dustwrapper. signed on the title page by the author, no other annotations. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1.… Read more
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Checkers

by Marsden, John

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1996
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Very Good Condition
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reprint
ISBN
9780732908379
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AU$10.83

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Pan Macmillan Australia, Sydney, 1996. reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. 300 g; X, 134 pages, last 10 pages advertisements for other books by the author, with illustrated dustwrapper. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Fiction -- Australian; ISBN: 073290837X. ISBN/EAN: 9780732908379. Inventory No: 0284214.… Read more
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Night Letters; A Journey through Switzerland and Italy

by Dessaix, Robert

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1996
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780732908515
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MacMillan, Sydney, 1996. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Signed by Author. Illustrated cover, showing Lion of Saint Mark by Carpaccio,. Every night for twenty nights in a hotel room in Venice, an Australian man recently diagnosed with incurable disease writes a letter home to a friend. In these 20 letters he… Read more
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War Crimes: Short Stories

by Carey, Peter

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780702216497
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AU$9.18

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University of Queensland Press, St. Lucia, Queensland, 1981. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. acknowledgements. The second compilation of short stories by this author. Previous owner's name at the top of the first page. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. VIII, 284 pages, the last two pages blank, . Please refer to… Read more
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The Island in the Mind

by Hall, Rodney -- Editor

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1996
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780732908362
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Pan Macmillan, Sydney, 1996. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. 860 g.; VI, 570 pages, last page blank and acknowledgements. Bright red coloured endpapers. Red coloured boards with gilt titles to the backstrip. Usual page tanning to margins. Colour illustrated dustwrapper with yellow and pink titles to the front panel and white… Read more
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Breath

by Winton, Tim

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
2008
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780241015308
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AU$43.30

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Hamish Hamilton, Camberwell, Melbourne, 2008. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. By Author On Title Page. Bright blue coloured endpapers. Blue coloured boards with white titles to the front panel and backstrip. Rubbing to the book corners and backstrip edges. Light age toning of the text block edges and internal text. … Read more
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Don't Kill It -- It's Me!

by Mass, Nuri

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780855531041
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AU$10.83

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Alpha Books, Adelaide, 1972. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Tess Mass. Illustrated endpapers, and within the text there are 6 black and white illustrations by Tess Mass. Bottle green coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the spine. Illustrated dustwrapper, again by Tess Mass, with black & yellow coloured background… Read more
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Wanting

by Flanagan, Richard

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
2008
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781741666557
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AU$14.43

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Knopf, North Sydney, 2008. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. (8), 256, (8) pages, in original textured black papered boards (forms an image to match the dust jacket), with colour illustrated dust jacket. The original place marker ribbon is slightly frayed. No other damage to describe. Reminiscent of Rousseau's Golden Savage, the setting is… Read more
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But The Dead are Many; a Novel in Fugue Form

by Hardy, Frank J

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Published
1975
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780370105703
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Bodley Head, Sydney, 1975. Reprint. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Charles Blackman -- Dustwrapper. 293 pp., colour illustrated dustwrapper. Though apparently much concerned with ideology, the novel also explores other social and psychological problems: the impulses behind the act of suicide, the relationships between the individual and the group, between… Read more
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But The Dead are Many; a Novel in Fugue Form

by Hardy, Frank J

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
1st Australian Printing
ISBN
9780370105703
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Bodley Head, Sydney, 1975. 1st Australian Printing. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Charles Blackman -- Dustwrapper. 293 pp., colour illustrated dustwrapper. 1st published in England, then reprinted. Though apparently much concerned with ideology, the novel also explores other social and psychological problems: the impulses behind the act of suicide, the… Read more
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Let's Hear It for Prendergast

by Oakley, Barry

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1970
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Heinemann Australia, Melbourne, 1970. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. IV, 192 pages. Black coloured boards with gilt titles to the backstrip. Colour illustrated dustwrapper with multicoloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. A little rubbing to the dustwrapper edges and tears to dustwrapper panels at the top of… Read more
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Sweet Water -- Stolen Land

by McLaren, Philip

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
2001
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9781875641772
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AU$36.08

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Magabala Press, Broome, 2001. Reprint. Softcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. VIII, 215 pages, with a preamble by the author. There is on the inside of the front cover 2 rubber name stamps, and on the half title page Christmas wishes dated 25/12/01 from family to their grandmother. No other damage. " The destinies of two… Read more
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Night Letters; A Journey through Switzerland and Italy

by Dessaix, Robert

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780330359917
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AU$7.22

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Picador, Sydney, 1997. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrated cover, showing Lion of Saint Mark by Carpaccio,. Every night for twenty nights in a hotel room in Venice, an Australian man recently diagnosed with incurable disease writes a letter home to a friend. In these 20 letters he describes not only… Read more
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War Crimes: Short Stories

by Carey, Peter

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780702214165
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AU$57.73

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University of Queensland Press, St. Lucia, Queensland, 1979. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. acknowledgements. Red coloured endpapers. Black coloured boards with gilt titles to the backstrip. Black-and-white photographic dustwrapper, of author, with a yellow background and white and red titles to the front panel and black-and-white titles to the backstrip The second… Read more
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A Woman of the Future

by Ireland, David

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Published
1982
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780807609255
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AU$6.56

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Penguin, Ringwood, Victoria, 1982. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. A novel set in a future Australia and follows the life of a young girl, Alethea Hunt, up to her 18th birthday. It is the world that is "..... almost totally unforgiving, steeped as it is in a ruthless competition, brutality,… Read more
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For the Term of His Natural Life

by Clarke, Marcus

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1982
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780207144523
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AU$14.43

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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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Donna Roon

by Mass, Nuri

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1970
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780855530013
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Alpha Books, Adelaide, 1970. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Tess. 146pp. Illustrated endpapers, and cover by Tess. Nice clean copy, trace of darkening to the top edge of the text block, and small tear on the bottom of the rear panel of the jacket. Ash and her previous fictional work, the… Read more
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Landscape of Farewell

by Miller, Alex

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
2007
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Allen & Unwin, Crows Nest, New South Wales, 2007. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. 500 g; VIII, 280 pages, in colour illustrated dust jacket. apart from slight rubbing at the heel of the spine from self contract, there is no damage to the book or the dust jacket. "A hauntingly beautiful… Read more
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The Five Bright Stars

by Lambert, Eric

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1954
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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AU$9.84

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The Australasian Book Society, Melbourne, 1954. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/Poor. Illustrator: A. Dyson. foreword by author and acknowledgements. The text is illustrated with a full-page illustration prior to each chapter by A. Dyson . Light blue coloured covers with black coloured titles to the backstrip. Illustrated dustwrapper, again by A. Dyson,… Read more
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Harry's Child

by Jones, Suzanne Holly

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1964
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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The Jacaranda Press, Brisbane, 1964. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Jayne Spurin -- Cover Art. 325 g.; 88 pages, last 3 blank. Black coloured boards with silver writing on the spine. Some marks to the endpapers from the sticky tape that was used to protect the book, along with 9.1.86… Read more
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