Category: Biography, Autobiography, Memoirs


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D'Ydewalle, Charles

By: An interlude in Spain

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Reader's Union: 1946

Seller ID: 010515

Condition: Good

PO sticker ffep. Pages tanned. View more info

The Poet Militant : Bernard O'Dowd

By: Anderson, Hugh

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Hill of Content Publishing: 1969

Edition: Revised And Enlarged Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author on Title Page

Seller ID: 027606

Condition: Very Good

Pages age tanned. D/W with sl. edgewear (now protected in removable clear archival plastic cover). View more info

My Father's Island : a Galapagos Quest

By: Angemeyer J.; Angermeyer, Johanna

Price: $10.00

Publisher: U.K., Penguin: 1990

Seller ID: 023645

ISBN: 0140120343

Condition: Good

A gently read copy with sl. wear to wraps, chips to front panel, lightly tanned pages View more info

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Risotto with Nettles: A Memoir with Food

By: Anna Del Conte

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Vintage Books: 2010

Seller ID: 030557

ISBN: 0099505991

Condition: Very Good

An unmarked copy, no creasing to spine and appears unread. "Rich in mouth-watering prose, this is proof indeed that food doesn't just nourish your body, but also your soul." View more info

The man who was H.M. Bateman

By: Anthony Anderson

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Webb & Bower: 1982

Edition: First

Seller ID: 031187

ISBN: 0906671574

Condition: Very Good

Internally unmarked, a hint of foxing on upper fore-edges. View more info

A Tribute to Michael Faraday

By: Appleyard, Rollo

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Constable & Co.: 1931

Edition: First

Seller ID: 027822

Condition: Good

Dark blue cloth boards with faded spine and upper front panel, PO name/date ffep, fore-edges tanned. No dust jacket. View more info

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Alone : The Search for Brett Archibald - a True Story

By: Archibald, Brett

Price: $35.00

Publisher: South Africa, Mercury: 2016

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Inscribed By Brett Archibald

Seller ID: 031156

ISBN: 192823030X

Condition: Nr. Fine

Inscribed by Brett Archibald - "Always believe in the impossible - And never, ever give up! Brett Archibald" Otherwise unmarked and appears unread. View more info

Life's About Learning : There are flowers In the Desert; After the desert, Unequally Yoked; The Last Lessons (four Volumes in slipcase)

By: Aspeling, Audrey

Price: $75.00

Publisher: South Australia, Seaview Press:

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 031372

Condition: Fine

Four volumes originally published 2000-2003, presented in dark green cardboard slipcase with collective title "Life's about Learning", Slipcase in very good condition with a couple of faint spots but no tears or splits.. Each book individually signed by the author. Audrey's first book tells her story of nursing in the outback, followef by her return to Melbourne and marriage, The final volume covers what is usually known as "old age", and the challenges it presents, View more info

Indio Gravo : the Story of Jose Rizal


Price: $22.00

Publisher: Manila, Tahanan Books for Young Readers: 1997

Seller ID: 019093

ISBN: 9716300654

Condition: Very Good

PO gift inscription. View more info

The Letters of Ludwig Leichhardt. The Hakluyt Society Second Series. 3 Volumes

By: Aurousseau, M. (edited by)

Price: $110.00

Publisher: London, Cambridge University Press: 1968

Seller ID: 019925

Condition: Very Good

D/W with minimal edgewear, spine sl. tanned (now protected). Presented as a three volume set in excellent condition. View more info

Report from the Interior

By: Auster, Paul

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 2013

Edition: First U.K. Edition

Seller ID: 031053

ISBN: 0571303684

Condition: Nr. Fine

An unmarked copy in excellent condition. "Having recalled his life through the story of his physical self in Winter Journal, internationally acclaimed novelist Paul Auster now remembers the experience of his development from within, through the encounters of his interior self with the outer world." View more info

Here and Now : Letters 2008-2011 Paul Auster & J. M. Coetzee

By: Auster, Paul; Coetzee, J. M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 2013

Seller ID: 029033

ISBN: 978057129970

Condition: Very Good

An unmarked copy with a small bump to back panel View more info

My Young Days

By: Austin, Emily Munyungka

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Coober Pedy, South Australia, Umoona Aged Care Aboriginal Corporation: 2006

Edition: First

Seller ID: 030556

ISBN: 0646455931

Condition: Nr. Fine

An unmarked copy in excellent condition. "This is Emily Munyungka Austin's story. The memories of her young life growing up in South Australia's far north fill these pages with remarkable courage and strength. Her generous and cheeky spirit shines through tales of wartime rations, opal strikes, mission life and exhausting station work." View more info

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Elliott Smith

By: Autumn de Wilde

Price: $25.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Chronicle Books: 2007

Edition: First

Seller ID: 029977

ISBN: 0811857999

Condition: Very Good

Includes original CD of unreleased live recordings. Accompanying Autumn de Wilde's photographs are handwritten song lyrics, ephemera, and conversations with Elliott's friends, family and musicians he inspired. View more info

Memoirs of a Loose Canon

By: Babbage, Stuart Barton

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Brunswick East, VIC, Australia, Acorn Press, Limited: 2004

Inscription: Inscribed to Po By Author

Seller ID: 021700

ISBN: 0908284586

Condition: Very Good

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Dare to Dream: The Life of M.S.Oberoi

By: Bachi J. Karkaria

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Penguin Books India: 1993

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 029530

ISBN: 0140170545

Condition: Very Good

An unmarked copy in very good condition. "Describes how a man of modest beginnings became the head of an internationally celebrated hotel chain, and shows how a major business is built up, run and kept at the top." View more info

Ian Fairweather

By: Bail, Murray

Price: $220.00

Publisher: Sydney, Bay Books: 1981

Edition: First

Seller ID: 016778

ISBN: 0858355000

Condition: Very Good

Appears unread, beautifully presented with blue cloth boards, gilt decoration to front panel. D/W with minimal edgewear, tiny nick to upper back spine fold. This is a large and heavy book and additional postage may be required. View more info

Notebooks : 1970 - 2003

By: Bail, Murray

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Harvill Press/Random House: 2005

Seller ID: 019246

ISBN: 1740513533

Condition: Fine - New

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Rembrandt's House

By: Bailey, Anthony

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent: 1978

Edition: First

Seller ID: 027482

ISBN: 0460120425

Condition: Very Good

An unmarked book in very good condition."This unusual and very personal book has as many levels and hidden corners as the building Anthony Bailey descfribes. It can be enjoyed as biography, as a remarkable piece of travel writing, as a history of the Dutch Republic in its golden days, and as an appreciation of an artist who recorded his own times and its concerns with an accuracy that is timeless." View more info

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Victoria : the Queen : an Intimate biography of the Woman who Ruled Europe

By: Baird, Julia

Price: $22.00

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers (Australia) Pty Ltd: 2017

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 030424

ISBN: 073229570X

Condition: Very Good

An unmarked apparently unread copy (no ceasing to spine), minimal edgewear to wraps. View more info