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It Wasn't Anything I Did : The True-Life Adventures of Sharon Gray

by Gray, Sharon

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Published
1993
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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9781863722308
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Text Publishing, East Melbourne, 1993. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Slight creasing at the top right-hand corner of the front cover, foxing of the first page, very light pencil underlining throughout the book and, on the first page and inscription signed by the author. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer… Read more
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critic's London diary

by Martin, Kingsley 1897 - 1969

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Published
1960
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Secker & Warburg, London, 1960. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. price clipped dust jacket, short-tear top centre of the front panel, several short tears on the top edge of the rear panel, internally clean, free of annotation. Illustrated with a number of cartoons and photographs. 30 years of columns published for… Read more
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On Decorating

by Hampton, Mark

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Published
1989
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780394579870
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Conde Nast Books / Random House, New York, 1989. First Edition. Hardcover (1/4 Boards 3/4 Illustrated Boards). Very Good/Very Good. Illustrator: Mark Hampton. Introduction by author. The text is illustrated in colour and in black-and-white by the author's own illustrations. 1/4 green coloured cloth covered backstrip with gilt coloured titles. 3/4 illustrated boards, again by… Read more
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Notes from a Big Country

by Bryson, Bill

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Published
1998
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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9780385410199
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Doubleday, London, 1998. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Acknowledgements and introduction by author. At the beginning of each column is a small black-and-white photograph. Black coloured boards with white coloured titles to the back strip. Colour illustrated dustwrapper with black and white coloured titles to the front panel and black and gray coloured… Read more
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A Hack's Progress

by Knightley, Phillip

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Published
1997
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
ISBN
9780224043991
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Jonathan Cape, London, 1997. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. Introduction: The French Defection. Dark blue coloured end pages. Black coloured boards with silver coloured titles to the backstrip. Photographic dustwrapper (wraparound) with black and ochre coloured titles to the front panel and ochre and white coloured titles to the backstrip. "A… Read more
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Gallipoli Correspondent; The Frontline Diary of C. E. W. Bean

by Bean, C .E. W. (Fewster, Kevin -- Selector)

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Published
1985
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Good
Edition
Reprint
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George Allen & Unwin, Sydney, 1985. Reprint. Softcover (Illustrated). Good. Abbreviations, acknowledgements, introduction by selector, notes, biographical notes, select bibliography and index. Illustrated end pages, both different, showing coloured reproductions of F. R. Crozier's 'The Beach at Anzac'; and, G. W. Lambert's "The Charge of the Third Light Horse at the Nek". Black-and-white photographic frontispiece… Read more
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News, News, News: 101 years of Australian Newspapers

by Willey, Keith, 1930-1984 -- Editor

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Published
1982
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780867771763
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Sunshine Books, Hornby, 1982. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. the dustjacket is slightly darkened from exposure to light on the spine section, no other damage to describe. a selection of 308 pages of newspapers from 1881 to 1981. Size: Folio ( 12"- 15" tall ). 320 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s).… Read more
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The Exile; Burchett; Reporter of Conflict

by Perry, Roland

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Published
1988
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780855611064
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Heinemann, Richmond, Victoria, 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. x + 258pp, bibliography, 4 pages of black and white photographs, index. There is no damage to describe. One of Australia's most controversial foreign correspondents who, for over forty years reported the news from 'the other side': from Eastern Europe, North Korea, China and… Read more
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The Fashionable Mind; Reflections on Fashion 1970-1981

by Fraser, Kennedy

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Published
1981
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Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780394517759
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Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1981. First Edition. Hardcover (1/4 Cloth 3/4 Boards). Good/Fair. Foreword by author. 1/4 beige coloured cloth covered backstrip with metallic pink coloured titles. 3/4 cream coloured boards with metallic pink coloured decoration to the front panel. Plaintext dustwrapper with blue coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. Black and… Read more
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the portable atheist – essential readings for the nonbeliever selected and with an introduction by Christopher Hitchens

by Hitchens, Christopher – editor

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Published
2007
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780306816086
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da Capo, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 2007. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. some handling marks to the top right and bottom right of the front cover, internally clean, and free of annotation apart from previous owner's name at the bottom of the first page. "Some of the authors and writers and thinkers assembled in these pages are… Read more
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unfettered and alive: a memoir

by Summers, Anne

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Published
2018
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781743318416
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Allen &? Unwin, Crows Nest, 2018. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: photographs. clean copy, slight rubbing of the edges of the jacket, no damage to the book, no annotations. "So while you did not choose to become a warrior for women you found yourself thrust along on the surge of history, propelled by… Read more
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better than sex – confessions of a political junkie trapped like a rat in Mr Bill's neighbourhood

by Thompson, Hunter S

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Published
1995
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780552996389
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Black Swan, London, 1995. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: Photographs & documents. small crease at the top right of the front cover, no other damage. This is volume 4 of the gonzo Papers covering the years of 1991 through 1993 showing what happens to campaign junkies behind the scenes of the victorious American presidential… Read more
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The Exile; Burchett; Reporter of Conflict

by Perry, Roland

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Published
1988
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780855611064
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Heinemann, Richmond, Victoria, 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Inscribed by Author. x + 258pp, bibliography, 4 pages of black and white photographs, index. There is no damage to describe, and the book has been inscribed by the author on the front end paper, One of Australia's most controversial foreign correspondents who, for… Read more
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our man elsewhere: in search of Alan Moorehead

by McCamish, Thornton

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Published
2016
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781863958271
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Black Inc / Schwartz Publishing, Carlton, 2016. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. clean copy, there is no damage to detail, there are no annotations. A biography of the journalist and war correspondence, who seems somewhat overlooked, and relegated to the category of "travel writer" yet Clive James regarded him as a far better report… Read more
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The Great Archaeologists and their discoveries as originally reported in the pages of the Illustrated London News

by Bacon, Edward – editor

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Published
1976
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780672520525
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Bobbs-Merrill, Indianapolis, 1976. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. the dust wrapper has been protected since purchase, there is no damage to describe. Internally, the book is sound, there are a couple of grubby marks on the front end page maps, no other damage. The contents are arranged chronologically, starting at 1846, and continuing through… Read more
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Fear and Loathing In Las Vegas and Other American Stories (The Modern Library)

by Thompson, Dr. Hunter S.

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Published
1996
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780679602316
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The Modern Library, New York, 1996. Reprint. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good/Good. Illustrator: Ralph Steadman . Illustrated end pages – being the Modern Library's logo reproduced in a brown coloured ink. The text is illustrated with the original Ralph Steadman drawings. Gray coloured cloth covered boards with self embossed series logo to the front… Read more
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Crime Beat; Stories Of Cops And Killers

by Connelly, Michael

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Published
2004
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781741149524
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Allen & Unwin, Sydney, 2004. First Edition. Softcover (Photographic). Very Good. Introduction: Watching the Detectives and Afterword; Michael Connolly: The Novelist As Reporter. Photographic paperback binding with white, blue and yellow coloured titles to the front panel and black and white coloured titles to the backstrip. "Death is my beat. Those words, spoken by the… Read more
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The Time of the Assassins

by Sterling, Claire

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Published
1983
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780207146077
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Angus & Robertson, London , 1983. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Acknowledgements, Notes and index. Black coloured end pages. Black coloured boards with light gray coloured titles to the backstrip. Plaintext dustwrapper with white coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. In May 1981 there was an assassination attempt on Pope John Paul… Read more
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It's Too Late to Die Young Now: Misadventures in Rock 'N' Roll

by Mueller, Andrew

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Published
2013
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781742612294
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Picador, Sydney, 2013. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. second-hand copy, the first couple of pages are slightly warped from inconsiderate storage. No other damage. "It's Too Late to Die Young Now is not an anthology, though it does contain excerpts of original journalism, or at least those portions of my youthful scribblings that I can… Read more
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The Sinners' Club; Confessions of a Walk-up Man

by Prior, Tom

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Published
1993
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780140177954
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Penguin Books , Ringwood, Victoria, 1993. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: Photographic. Acknowledgements, list of photographs. Between pages 158 and 159 there are eight pages of black-and-white photography. Photographic paperback binding with metallic red, white and yellow coloured titles to the front panel black and white coloured titles to the backstrip. Tom Prior,… Read more
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