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The Good Soldier Svejk The Good Soldier Svejk

by Hasek, Jaroslav

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Published
1951
Condition
Fair Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Penguin Books, Middlesex, England, 1951. First Edition. Softcover. Fair Condition. Illustrator: Josef Lada. author's preface. The text is illustrated with the original drawings by Josef Lada. Plain paperback binding with black coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. The complete version of this classic. Creasing of the book corners with rubbing of… Read more
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A Spy of Napoleon

by Orczy, Baroness

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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 Persimmon Tree

by Courtenay, Bryce

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Published
2007
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780670070701
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AU$14.68

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Viking, Camberwell, Victoria, 2007. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. 1.050 kg.; VI, 712 pages, last page blank, acknowledgements. Dark pink coloured endpapers. Maroon coloured boards with gilt titles to the backstrip. Rubbing to the lower backstrip edge and to the top backstrip corners and to the book corners. … Read more
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General from the Jungle

by Traven, B

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Published
1954
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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AU$233.62

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Robert Hale, London, 1954. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. IV, 5-256 pages. Black coloured boards with gilt titles to the backstrip. Illustrated dustwrapper with white and green titles to the front panel and backstrip. A novel set in the early part of the 20th century when a band of ill-equipped Mexican… Read more
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The Fighting Man

by Seymour, Gerald

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Published
1993
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780002243056
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AU$9.34

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HarperCollins Publishers, London, 1993. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. Illustrator: David Scutt -- Cover Art. 700 g.; VI, 400 pages. Blue coloured boards with gilt titles to the backstrip. Rubbing to the book corners and backstrip edges. There is a reading crease to the backstrip. The spine is cocked. Light age… Read more
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The Last Encounter

by Maugham, Robin

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Published
1972
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780491009119
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W. H. Allen, London, 1972. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. foreword by Colonel C. G. Luton, author's note. Map illustrated endpapers, showing Park map of Africa with placement of Kartoum. Blue coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the backstrip. Bumping and rubbing to the backstrip edges and to the book corners. … Read more
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Island of Terrible Friends

by Strutton, Bill

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Published
1961
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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AU$22.03

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Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1961. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. Illustrator: Biro -- Front Cover. 345 g.; VI, 7-192 pages, author's note. Map illustrated endpapers, the larger showing the western Mediterranean area and a small map of Yugoslavia and it is small offshore islands. Navy blue coloured cloth boards with gilt titles to the… Read more
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Lustitania

by Butler, David

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Published
1981
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780354041836
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Macdonald Futura Publishers , London, 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. Illustrator: Terry Hadler -- Cover Art. 1.140 kg.; VI, 7-734 pages. Blue coloured boards with silver titles to the backstrip. A little bumping and rubbing to the backstrip and book corners. A few marks to the book panels and browning to… Read more
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Grey Dawn -- Red Night

by Hodson, James Lansdale

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Published
1929
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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AU$58.74

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Victor Gollancz Ltd, London, 1929. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good/No Dust Jacket. Black coloured boards with yellow coloured titles to the backstrip. A novel in two parts. The first part deals with childhood and young adulthood of John Hardcastle in England and the last part of the horrors of World War I. … Read more
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The Naked Sun

by Willis, Ted

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Published
1980
Condition
Berry
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780333304372
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AU$11.02

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Macmillan & Company, London, 1980. First Edition. Hardcover. Berry/Good. Tan coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the backstrip. Illustrated dustwrapper (not credited to the artist), with black and red coloured titles to the front panel and black coloured titles to the backstrip. The Cowra breakout, provides the centrepiece for the… Read more
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PT 016

by Vance, Ray

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Published
1964
Condition
Good
Edition
First Australian Paperback Edition
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Horwitz Publications, London . Melbourne . Sydney, 1964. First Australian Paperback Edition. Softcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 90 g.; VI, 130 pages, last page blank. Illustrated front cover, showing a Japanese and Australian boats at war, with red, black and gray titles to the front panel and red and yellow titles to the backstrip.… Read more
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An Indecent Obsession

by McCullough, Colleen

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Published
1981
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780063120495
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Harper & Row, Publishers, Artarmon, New South Wales, 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. XII, 324 pages, last seven pages blank. Yellow coloured boards with metallic copper titles to the backstrip. Bumping and rubbing to the head and to the heel of the backstrip and shelf wear to the lower book edges. Uniform… Read more
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Cold Harbour

by Higgins, Jack

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Published
1990
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780434334605
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AU$11.02

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Heinemann, London, 1990. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Rick Goodale -- Cover Art. 510 g.; VI, 266 pages last page blank. Black coloured boards with gilt titles to the back strip. Slight Browning of the edges of the text block as is usual with this edition. Illustrated dustwrapper (… Read more
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Of the Devil and His Servant

by Serebro, Harold

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Published
1984
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780947950002
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AU$20.02

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Bowood Publishers Limited, London, 1984. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Signed by Author on Title Page. IV, 344 pages, foreword by author, glossary and historical notes. Black coloured boards with silver titles to the backstrip. Bumping to the head and to the heel of the backstrip and to the top right-hand book… Read more
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Cold Harbour

by Higgins, Jack

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Published
1990
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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9780434334605
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William Heinemann, London, 1990. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Rick Goodale -- Cover Art. VI, 266 pages last page blank. Black coloured boards with gilt titles to the back strip. Minor bumping to the head and to the heel of the back strip and to the top book corners. Rubbing… Read more
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At All Costs

by Aldington, Richard

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Published
1930
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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William Heinemann, London, 1930. First Edition. Softcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. II, 46 pages, last page blank. Red coloured covers with small black illustration to the front panel and black titles. Rubbing and creasing to the book corners and rubbing to the back strip region. Loss of colour of the covers… Read more
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By Sheer Pluck: A Tale of the Ashanti War

by Henty, G. A

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Published
No date
Condition
Good
Edition
Edition Unstated
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Blackie & Son, Limited , Glasgow and Dublin, No date. Edition Unstated. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Gordon Browne. list of illustrations. Black-and-white illustrated frontispiece by Gordon Browne, who also did the other seven black-and-white illustrations within the text. Green/gilt coloured tint to all edges of the text block. Illustrated cover,… Read more
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By Sheer Pluck: A Tale of the Ashanti War

by Henty, G. A

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No date
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Edition Unstated
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Blackie & Son, Limited , Glasgow and Dublin, No date. Edition Unstated. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Gordon Browne. list of illustrations. Gray coloured endpapers. Eight illustrations by Gordon Browne within the text, the frontispiece is not present and appears not to have been a part of this publication. Green/gilt… Read more
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The Kinder Garden

by Taylor, Frederick

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1990
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780712634502
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AU$10.01

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Century, London, 1990. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Red coloured boards with silver coloured titles to the spine. Illustrated dustwrapper, showing a young boy smoking a cigarette against a black coloured background with silver, white and red coloured titles to the front panel and spine. " Postwar Berlin has become… Read more
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The Rat Patrol; The Iorn Monster Raid

by Edmonds, I.G

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Published
1968
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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AU$6.67

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Whitman Publishing Division, Racine, Wisconsin, 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Michael Lowenbein. 212 pages, last two pages further Whitman publications. Illustrated endpapers, being a sketch of the four main characters out of the " Rat Patrol ", cameo illustration against a brown background. The text is illustrated with brown… Read more
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