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cover of BIG TALK

BIG TALK

by Schlein, Miriam.

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Published
1955
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1st Edition
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NY: William Scott, 1955. Book. Illus. by Harvey Weiss. Near Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Dust jacket is lightly edge worn and soiled with a small chip missing from lower front edge. Front free end paper has a small round yellow sticker to upper corner, in publisher's reinforced binding, this is NOT a library discard. A mother &… Read more
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cover of NIGHT OUTSIDE.

NIGHT OUTSIDE.

by Wrightson, Patricia.

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Fine
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First American Edition
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NY: Atheneum, 1985 Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. Hard Cover. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. FINE in FINE dustjacket. Illustrated by Beth Peck. 67 pages, cloth. Two children in search of their pet bird discover the world of the streets & of night people..
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cover of JOURNEY BEHIND THE WIND

JOURNEY BEHIND THE WIND

by Wrightson, Patricia

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NY: Atheneum, 1981 Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. Hard Cover. FINE in a FINE DUSTJACKET. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. 156 pages, cloth. Fantasy involving a young Australian aborigine who is a hero to his people..
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cover of KANGAROO RED

KANGAROO RED

by Freschet, Berniece, Illustrated by John Schoenherr

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Fine
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1st Edition
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NY: Scribners, 1966 Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. FINE in a NEAR FINE, PRICE CLIPPED Dustjacket. First Edition. In publisher's library binding, NOT a library discard. Dj has a closed edge tear to upper spine end, old store stock in unread condition..
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cover of SLY OLD WARDROBE

SLY OLD WARDROBE

by Southall, Ivan, Illustrated by Ted Greenwood

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First American Edition
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NY: St. Martin's Press, 1969 Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. Hard Cover. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. Near fine, in a Very Good+, clipped dj. Djspine and edges sunned. Edges of book sunned, else fine. 40 pages, boards. Picture book by this award-winning Australian author about young Tom who spends his birthday dollar on an old wardrobe that no one… Read more
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cover of SPARK OF OPAL.

SPARK OF OPAL.

by Clark, Mavis Thorpe.

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Very Good
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1st Edition
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Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. NY: Macmillan, (1968) FIRST AMERICAN EDITION 1973, first printing. 215 pgs, cloth. Teenage siblings make a dangerous final attempt to change their family's luck in the Australian opal fields where they hoped to make their fortune. Spine cloth wrinkled & cover shows some soiling. VERY GOOD, no dj. Exterior of book moderately soiled..… Read more
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COOPER'S CREEK

by Moorehead, Alan

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Published
1963
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Fine
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First Edition
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NY: Harper & Row, 1963. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket..
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RAIN COMES TO YAMBOORAH.

by Ottley, Regianld.

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Fine
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First American Edition
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NY: HB&W, 1967. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. Illus by Robert Hales. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION, 1968. FINE in Near Fine dustjacket. 159 pgs, cloth. Last title in the Yamboorah trilogy takes the boy & his dog Rags to an Australian cattle station where he gradually emerges from his self-preoccupation..
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LEAFY AND PRINCE BRUMBY

by Lister, Gladys, Illustrated by Joyce Abbott

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Sydney: Fawfox Productions, no date. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Hard Cover. Very Good, no dj, 30 pages, boards. Story of a little girl & an Australian pony illustrated with wonderful lithographs. Corners show wear, cloth at spine is frayed..
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PANDA AND THE BUSHFIRE

by Foreman, Michael

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Fine
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1st Edition
ISBN
9780136483953
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NY: Prentice-Hall, 1986 Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. FINE in a FINE Dustjacket. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. 30 pgs, boards. Panda & the winged lion travel to Australia & are caught in a bush fire. Full color illustrations by author..
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cover of ALIENS IN THE FAMILY

ALIENS IN THE FAMILY

by Mahy, Margaret

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Fine
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1st Edition
ISBN
9780590403207
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Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Scholastic, (1985) FIRST EDITION. FINE in lightly worn dustjacket. 174 pgs, boards. Realistic fantasy about a family brought together by the aliens among them..
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MOON DARK.

by Wrightson, Patricia.

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Fine
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1st Edition
ISBN
9780689504518
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NY: Margaret McElderry Books, (1988) Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine in a Fine dustjacket. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. Illustrated by Noela Young, 169 pages, cloth. Story of the wild animals & a fisherman's dog, Blue, whose territory in the ancient land of Australia is threatened by the defensive actions of new settlers..
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cover of CHOOGOOWARRA Australian Sheep Station

CHOOGOOWARRA Australian Sheep Station

by Kiddell, John

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Fine
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1st Edition
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NY Macmillan 1972. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. FIRST EDITION FIRST PRINTING. Fine in a near fine dj. Illustrated by photos by Joe Molnar..
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SEASON OF THE BRIAR

by Brinsmead, H. F.

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Published
1965
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Near Fine
Edition
First American Edition
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NY: Coward Mc Cann, 1965. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine in a Very Good+ dustjacket. Dj age darkened at spine and back panel, small stain on front of dj near gutter. Lower corners of book lightly bumped, else fine. Adventures of a young Australian boy spending the summer on a weed spraying unit in… Read more
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GOOD LUCK TO THE RIDER

by Phipson, Joan

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Published
1968
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Fine
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First American Edition
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NY: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1968. Book. Illus. by Margaret Horder. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket. Story of 12 year old Barbara who adopts an orphaned colt..
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THE BATES FAMILY

by Ottley, Reginald

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Published
1969
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Fine
Edition
First American Edition, Review Copy
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NY: Harcout, Brace & World, 1969. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition, Review Copy. Hard Cover. Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket. Review slip laid in. The story of a family of Drovers in Australia..
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cover of DOWN TO EARTH

DOWN TO EARTH

by Wrightson, Patricia

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Published
1965
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Near Fine
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First American Edition
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NY: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1965. Book. Illus. by Margaret Horder. Near Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. Near Fine in a Very Good dustjacket. Dj has some small closed tears, dj spine sunned. Juvenile adventure about children protecting a visitor from outer space..
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cover of WORLD'S END WAS HOME

WORLD'S END WAS HOME

by Chauncy, Nan

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Published
1961
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Fine
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First American Edition
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NY: Franklin Watts, 1961. Book. Illus. by Shirley Hughes. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. Juvenile story of orphaned Dallie Eventyde, set in Tasmania..
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TEDDY KOALA: Mascot of the Marines

by Desmond, Alice Curtis

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Published
1962
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Fine
Edition
First Edition
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NY: Dodd Mead, 1962. Book. Illus. by Sam Savitt. Fine. Hardcover. First Edition. Signed and Inscribed by author on front free endpaper. Dj spine slightly age darkened..
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THE FAMILY CONSPIRACY

by Phipson, Joan, Illustrated by Margaret Horder.

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Very Good
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First American Edition
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NY: Harcourt Brace & World, 1964 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 224 pages, cloth. Story of a family who lives on an isolated sheep station in Australia. This book was awarded the Book of the Year Prize in Australia. Top edge of book and spine shows some sun fading, dj spine slightly age darkened..
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