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Links with the Land: Writing and Art By Children of the Murray-Darling Basin

by Lanagan, Margot (editor)

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Tapsell's Books and Music
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781875209989
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AU$35.00

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Canberra: Primary English Teaching Association and Murray -Darling Basin Commission, 1997. Oblong quarto. 128 pages. Frontispiece map. Profusely illustrated in colour and b/w. Pictorial card wrappers. Scarce.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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AU$35.00
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The Exploits of Moominpappa. Described By Himself

by Jansson, Tove

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Tapsell's Books and Music
Published
1952
Condition
Good
Edition
1st U.K. edition
Item Price
AU$95.00

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London: Ernest Benn Ltd, 1952. 156 pages plus 3-page Moomin Gallery. Translated by Thomas Warburton. Many b/w illustrations by Jansson. Slight stains on several pages. Original decorated salmon cloth (spine sunned) with blue titling on the spine. No dustwrapper. Scarce.. 1st U.K. edition. Hard Cover. Good.
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AU$95.00
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Glitter Fairies

by McNicholas, Shelagh

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Tapsell's Books and Music
Published
2010
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9781741834178
Item Price
AU$30.00

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Heatherton: Hinkler Books, 2010. Not paginated (12 pages). 24.7cm x 25.7cm. Four fairy stories, each with a large pop-up scene and many colour illustrations. . Reprint. Hard Cover. Near Fine. Illus. by Shelagh McNicholas.
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AU$30.00
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Neighbours. Your Own Story

by Clarke, Sharon

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Tapsell's Books and Music
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780949117106
Item Price
AU$25.00

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Matraville: Lonsdale Publishing, 1989. 22.5cm x 15cm. 71 pages. Many b/w photos. Pictorial laminated boards (slightly marked on upper board). Scarce. *"Ä personalised mini-novel based on 'Neighbours', the award-winning Grundy Television Serial" (cover blurb).. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good.
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AU$25.00
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Watch Out! Stories Selected from the 2000 School Short Story Competition

by Hargraves, David (editor)

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Tapsell's Books and Music
Published
2000
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780958564267
Item Price
AU$110.00

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Gold Coast: Australasian Publishing Group, 2000. Quarto. 1104 pages. B/w portrait photographs of the many contributing pupils from schools throughout Australia. Pictorial boards. Bottom corners bumped. Scarce.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good.
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AU$110.00
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Walt Disney's Wild West

by Disney, Walt

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Tapsell's Books and Music
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
AU$495.00

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London: Juvenile Productions Not dated (about 1938). 125 pages. Pictorial endpapers and pictorial title page. Four colour plates, including frontispiece. Profusely illustrated with a full-page illustration (printed in red and black) facing each page of text. The ownership details written in ink on the This Book Belongs To page are dated August, 1938. Original pictorial boards (lightly rubbed and with… Read more
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AU$495.00
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A Little Red Princess

by Stevenson, Barbara

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Tapsell's Books and Music
Published
1948
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Australian Edition
Item Price
AU$35.00

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Melbourne: Oxford University Press, 1948. 18.3cm x 12.5cm. 104 pages. B/w illustrations and colour frontispiece by Lex Marshall. Gift inscription on flyleaf. Pictorial boards in a very good dustwrapper. *In The Bedtime Series.. 1st Australian Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good.
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AU$35.00
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Tom Swift and His Cosmotron Express

by Appleton II, Victor

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Tapsell's Books and Music
Published
1971
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st U.K. Edition
Item Price
AU$55.00

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London: Collins, 1971. 160 pages. Pictorial endpapers. Line drawings by Ray Johnson. Slight wear at extremities. Pictorial boards. . 1st U.K. Edition. Very Good.
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AU$55.00
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Everything a Growing Child Should Know

by Knight, John F (aka Dr James Wright).

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Tapsell's Books and Music
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Revised
ISBN
9780947145064
Item Price
AU$25.00

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Warburton: Signs Publishing Company, 1987. Not paginated. Many full-page colour illustrations. Pictorial laminated boards. . Revised. Hard Cover. Very Good.
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AU$25.00
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The Adventures of Pinkishell

by Christie, Connie

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Tapsell's Books and Music
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
AU$35.00

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No publishing details (1940s). Quarto. Not paginated (16 pages). Illustrated by Christie in colour and b/w. Gift inscription dated 1944. Pictorial card wrappers (staplebound). Very slight wear. Scarce. . Soft Cover. Very Good.
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AU$35.00
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The Magic Kangaroo. The Adventures of Dicky and Nooroo. (Sandman series)

by Mallinson, Mavis

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Tapsell's Books and Music
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
AU$110.00

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Sydney: John Sands Not dated (1944). 23.4cm x 18.5cm. 63 pages. Profusely illustrated in several colours in comic strip format. Pictorial card wrappers, creased and worn and with several short closed tears. Internally excellent and complete. Rare. *The adventures of Dicky, an orphan, and his Aboriginal friend Nooroo. In the Sandman series published by John Sands. . First Edition. Soft… Read more
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AU$110.00
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Jock of the Bushveld (abridged for the use of schools)

by Fitzpatrick, Sir Percy

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Tapsell's Books and Music
Published
1935
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
Item Price
AU$50.00

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London: Longmans, Green and Co, 1935. ix, 182 pages. Colour frontispiece, 8 b/w plates and many b/w line drawings by E. Caldwell. Note and glossary. Original decorated fawn cloth (slight wear at extremities) with titling on spine and upper board. Gift inscription on an early blank page; previous owner's initials on verso of rear endpaper. A crisp, bright and very… Read more
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AU$50.00
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A Genius at the Chalet School

by Brent-Dyer, Elinor M

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Tapsell's Books and Music
Published
1956
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
AU$90.00

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London: Chambers, 1956. 203 pages. B/w frontispiece. Short gift inscription on half-title page. Pages browned from age. Very slight water stain on endpapers. Original blue boards with a patch of discolouration on upper board. The price-clipped dustwrapper is slightly chipped at head of spine. Scarce. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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AU$90.00
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Benny in Bunyipland

by Salnajs, Charlotte

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Tapsell's Books and Music
Published
1961
Condition
Good
Item Price
AU$35.00

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Ilfracombe: Arthur Stockwell, 1961. 46 pages. Pictorial card wrappers. The covers (illustrated with various Australian native animals) are a little grubby. * "This is the story of Benny Bunny, the little rabbit who was befriended by the bunyips. Now, few people know anything about bunyips, those strange, mysterious creatures who are said to inhabit the swamps and water holes… Read more
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AU$35.00
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Kuan Yin

by Lock, Kath; Kelly, Frances; and Woolman, Steven

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Tapsell's Books and Music
Published
1995
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Canadian Edition
ISBN
9781551250083
Item Price
AU$22.00

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Description:
St Catharines: Vanwell Publishing, 1995. Small quarto. 31 pages. Many full-page colour illustrations. Pictorial laminated boards. No dustwrapper.. 1st Canadian Edition. Hard Cover. Fine.
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AU$22.00
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Hit and Run

by Phipson, Joan

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Tapsell's Books and Music
Published
1986
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780454009057
Item Price
AU$25.00

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Sydney: Methuen, 1986. 117 pages. . Signed and Inscribed By the Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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AU$25.00
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Sunbeam Willie and Other Stories

by Reaney, Mrs G.S

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Tapsell's Books and Music
Published
1875
Condition
Good
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AU$75.00

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London: Henry S. King and Co, 1875. 15.3cm x 12.5cm. 137 pages plus 8-page publisher's catalogue. B/w frontispiece (with tisue guard) and two other b/w plates. Gift inscription on front free endpaper. Slight dampstains on endpapers. Original decorated cloth with titling in gilt and black on spine and upper board.. Hard Cover. Good.
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AU$75.00
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The Cub: Six Months in His Life. A Story in War-Time

by Turner, Ethel

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Tapsell's Books and Music
Published
1915
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
AU$40.00

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London: Ward, Lock and Co, 1915. 255 pages plus 16 pages of book advertisements. B/w frontispiece with tissue guard and seven other b/w plates. Some foxing, especially on preliminaries and on each page that faces a b/w plate. Original pictorial cloth with a colour onlay on the upper board. The front free endpaper has various inscriptions by previous owners. .… Read more
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AU$40.00
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The Cub: Six Months in His Life. A Story in War-Time

by Turner, Ethel

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Tapsell's Books and Music
Published
1915
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
AU$45.00

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London: Ward, Lock and Co, 1915. 255 pages plus 16 pages of book advertisements. B/w frontispiece with tissue guard and seven other b/w plates. Original pictorial cloth with a colour onlay on the upper board. Gift inscriptions on prelims. Bookplate on front pastedown. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good.
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AU$45.00
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Conquering Hal

by Dwyer, Vera G

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Tapsell's Books and Music
Published
1916
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
AU$35.00

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London: Ward Lock and Co, 1916. 319 pages, plus publisher's catalogue. B/w frontispiece with tissue guard and five b/w plates. Original pictorial cloth with titling on the spine and upper board. School presentation inscription on flyleaf. Preliminaries and several other page moderately foxed.. Hard Cover. Very Good.
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AU$35.00
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