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Timeline

by Crichton, Michael

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1999
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
ISBN
9780712678254
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Century, London, 1999. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. introduction by author, acknowledgements, and bibliography. Black coloured boards with gilt writing to the spine. Illustrated dustwrapper, with gray, white and red writing on the front panel and white and red on the spine. Author photograph on the back dustwrapper panel. … Read more
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The Stranger Prince; The Story of Rupert of the Rhine

by Irwin, Margaret

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Published
1950
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
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Chatto & Windus, London, 1950. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. 670 g.; XII, 592 pages, Without Whom (acknowledgements). Black-and-white Illustrated frontispiece, showing Rupert of the Rhine, at age 16. Red coloured cloth covered boards A fictionalised biography of the 17th century nobleman, Rupert of the Rhine. The spine of the… Read more
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Ramses; The Battle of Kadesh

by Jacq, Christian

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Published
1998
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780684821214
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Simon & Schuster, London, 1998. First Edition. Softcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 600 g.; (8), 374 pages (2) pages, glossary of Egyptian deities mentioned in the text. . At the beginning of the text are two maps, one of ancient Egypt's and the other showing the ancient near East at the the new Empire. Colour… Read more
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Forgive Us Our Trespassers

by Bell, Neil (pseudonym. Southwold, Stephen, ne Stephen Critten a.k.a. Stephen Green, S. H. Lambert, Paul Martins, Miles)

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Published
1947
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Eyre and Spottiswoode, London, 1947. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Black coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the spine. A novel from this prolific author. Softening of the backstrip edges and rubbing of the panels. Flecking of the panels. Age toning of the text block edges and… Read more
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The Explorers (Volume IV of the Australians)

by Long, William Stuart aka Stuart, Vivian

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Published
1982
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780868240824
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Doubleday, Sydney & Auckland, 1982. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. acknowledgements and bibliography. At the beginning of the text there are two maps. Light blue coloured endpapers. Black coloured boards with silver coloured titles to the backstrip. Coloured illustrated dust wrapper (wraparound) with blue and white coloured titles to the front panel and… Read more
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God's Prisoner

by Oxenham, John

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Published
No date
Condition
Fair Condition
Edition
Edition Unstated
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Hodder & Stoughton, London -- New York -- Toronto, No date. Edition Unstated. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. Red coloured cloth covered boards with self embossed decoration and publisher's initials to the front panel and black coloured titles to the back strip. A crime it is done, punishment is given, but redemption is… Read more
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The Black Pharaoh

by Jacq, Christian

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Published
1999
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780684851273
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Simon & Schuster, London, 1999. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. at the beginning of the text there is a map showing the Nile River and various ancient Egyptian cities "Five centuries after Ramses, the temples of northern beaches lie deserted, the gods forgotten. Injustice and corruption rain, and the empire seems to be hurtling… Read more
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The tree of life – the mysteries of Osiris

by Jacq, Christian

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Published
2005
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780743492256
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Pocket books, London, 2005. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. VIII, 392 pages, illustrated with a map, in colour illustrated softcover binding which shows no damage. This is volume 1 in the authors compelling new series of the mysteries of Osiris, an intelligent murder mystery. Translated from the original French by Sue Dyson … Read more
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A Spy of Napoleon

by Orczy, Baroness

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1953
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Paperback Edition
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Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1953. First Paperback Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrated card cover with white coloured titles to the front panel and black coloured titles to the back strip. A historical novel set during that rule of Napoleon the Third, and as the rear blurb states, "... tells how Gerard, sentenced to death… Read more
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The Judge of Egypt Trilogy; Beneath the Pyramid

by Jacq, Christian

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Published
2004
Condition
Near Fine Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780671017989
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Simon & Schuster, London, 2004. First Edition. Softcover. Near Fine Condition/No Dust Jacket. 650 g.; (6), 377, (1) pages. At the beginning of the text is a map showing Egypt at the time of Ramses II. Colour illustrated cover with gold and white titles to the front panel and backstrip. Translated from the French… Read more
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The Passion of Sacco and Vanzetti; A New England Legend

by Fast, Howard

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1954
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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The Bodley Head, London, 1954. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Red coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the backstrip. Illustrated dustwrapper with white coloured title to the front panel and backstrip. "In the spring of 1920 there occurred in a small town in Massachusetts, a carefully planned and ruthlessly executed pay-roll robbery. The… Read more
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Roots

by Haley, Alex

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Published
1977
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Edition Unstated
ISBN
9780091296803
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Hutchinson of Australia, Sydney, 1977. Edition Unstated. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. X, 688, [6] pages, in original hardcover binding. a nice clean copy which apart from the remainder stripe has no damage. The novelisation of the author's own family history. From the taking of a 16-year-old slave in 1767, Kunta Kinte, through six… Read more
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Mrs. Bad Gun

by Menegas, Peter

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Published
1975
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780851402017
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Arlington Books, London, 1975. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Barrie Scott -- Cover Art. VIII, 192 pages, last page blank. Black coloured boards with silver titles to the backstrip. Softening to the head and to the heel of the backstrip and minor rubbing to the book corners. Age toning of the… Read more
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Roots

by Haley, Alex

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1977
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780091296803
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Hutchinson of Australia, Sydney, 1977. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/Very Good. X, 688, [6] pages, in original hardcover binding. The top edge of the text blocks is slightly spotted with foxing, and unfortunately the previous owner owned a large circular stamp about 2 inches in diameter with a owl and their name, and… Read more
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The Black Pharaoh

by Jacq, Christian

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Published
1999
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780684851273
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Simon & Schuster, London, 1999. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. at the beginning of the text there is a map showing the Nile River and various ancient Egyptian cities. Colour photographic front cover black coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. "Five centuries after Ramses, the temples of northern beaches lie… Read more
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Ramses; The Son of the Light

by Jacq, Christian

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Published
1997
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780684821191
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Simon & Schuster, London, 1997. First Edition. Softcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. (4), V-VI, (2), 360 pages, foreword by author. At the beginning of the text are two maps, one of ancient Egypt's and the other showing the ancient near East at the the new Empire. Colour illustrated cover with white coloured background with black and… Read more
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Ramses; The Temple of a Million Years

by Jacq, Christian

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Published
1998
Condition
Good
Edition
First English Paperback Edition
ISBN
9780684821207
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Simon & Schuster, London, 1998. First English Paperback Edition. Softcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 550 g.; (6), 344 (2 ] pages. At the beginning of the text there is a map showing "Map of Ancient near East at New Empire". Colour illustrated front cover, against a red coloured background with black and gilt coloured titles to… Read more
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The World Before Her

by Weisgall, Deborah

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Published
2008
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, 2008. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. author's note. Beige coloured speckled endpapers. Green coloured boards with gilt titles. Colour photographic dustwrapper with red, black and white coloured titles to the front panel and black and white coloured titles to the backstrip. Colour photograph of author to the rear fold over… Read more
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Weighed in the Balance

by Perry, Anne

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1996
Condition
Good
Edition
first Edition
ISBN
9780449910788
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Fawcett Columbine, New York, 1996. first Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. 820 g.; (10) 3-355 pages (5) . 1/4 maroon coloured backstrip with gilt titles. 3/4 cream coloured boards. Bumping to the backstrip and rubbing to the book edges. A few stains to the top edge of the backstrip. The front fore paper edge is untrimmed..… Read more
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The Books of the Emperor Wu Ti

by Meckauer, Walter

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Published
1931
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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Minton, Balch and Company , New York, 1931. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 430 g.; (6), 5-216 pages, last page blank. Yellow coloured cloth covered boards with green Chinese calligraphy to the top left-hand corner of the front panel and green titles to the backstrip. Green coloured tint to the top text… Read more
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