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My Rise And Fall

By: Benito Mussolini

Price: $25.00

Publisher: USA, Da Capo Press: 1998

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 031129

ISBN: 0306808641

Condition: Nr. Fine


An unmarked apparently unread copy with minimal edgewear to wraps. View more info

Last Days in Babylon :the story of The Jews of Baghdad

By: Benjamin, Marina

Price: $33.00

Publisher: London, Bloomsbury: 2007

Edition: First/First Printing

Seller ID: 018311

ISBN: 0747586926

Condition: New


Marina Benjamin grew up in London feeling estranged from her family's exotic Middle Eastern ways. She refused to speak the Arabic her mother and grandmother spoke at home. She rejected the peculiar food they ate in favor of hamburgers and beer. But when Benjamin had her own child a few years ago, she realized that she was losing her link to the past. In "Last Days in Babylon," Benjamin delves into the story of her family's life among the Jews of Iraq in the first half of the twentieth century. When Iraq gained independence in 1932, Jews were the largest and most prosperous ethnic group in B... View more info

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George Higinbotham : Third Chief Justice of Victoria 1886-1892

By: Bennett, J. M.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Aust., The Federation Press: 2006

Edition: First

Seller ID: 019683

ISBN: 1862876282

Condition: Nr. Fine


Foreword by Professor Geoffrey Blainey. View more info

Lindbergh

By: Berg, Scott A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1998

Seller ID: 015998

ISBN: 0333735781

Condition: Very Good


Appears unread. View more info

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Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist

By: Berkman, Alexander

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., New York Review of Books: 1999

Seller ID: 023856

ISBN: 094032234X

Condition: Nr. Fine


An unread, unmarked copy as new except for sl. fading to spine. View more info

Bonhoeffer : An illustrated Introduction

By: Bethge, Eberhard

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Fount/Collins: 1979

Seller ID: 010913

ISBN: 0006252443

Condition: Very Good


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Late Entry

By: Bierwirth, Judy

Price: $22.00

Publisher: 2006

Seller ID: 020502

ISBN: 0977552608

Condition: Brand New


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Zen Baggage: A Pilgrimage to China

By: Bill Porter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Berkeley, CA., Counterpoint: 2010

Edition: First

Seller ID: 030411

ISBN: 1582435405

Condition: Very Good


PO presentation sticker to first page but otherwise unmarked and appears unread (no creasing to spine). "Porter takes readers to places few Westerners have ever ventured. He weaves together historical background, interviews with Zen masters, and translations of the earliest known records of Zen, along with personal vignettes." View more info

J. M. Barrie and the Lost Boys

By: Birkin, Andrew

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Futura: 1980

Seller ID: 011656

ISBN: 0708819400

Condition: Very Good


PO sticker, pages age tanned. "The absorbing, touching story of the extraordinary relationship been the author of Peter Pan and the five Davies boys who were his joy, his grief, and his inspiration." View more info

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One Art: Letters

By: Bishop, Elizabeth;Giroux, Robert (selected and Edited by)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Noonday Pr: 1995

Seller ID: 021332

ISBN: 0374524459

Condition: Very Good


From several thousand letters, written over fifty years - from 1928, when she was seventeen, to the day of her death, in Boston in 1979 - Robert Giroux has selected over five hundred and has written a detailed and informative introduction. "One Art" takes us behind Bishop's formal sophistication and reserve, displaying to the full the gift for friendship, the striving for perfection, and the passionate, questing, rigorous spirit that made her a great poet. View more info

Not Paradise: Four Women's Journeys beyond Survival

By: Blay, Anna Rosner

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Hybrid Publishers: 2004

Edition: First

Seller ID: 018827

ISBN: 1876462272

Condition: New


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Drive Around the World : One Family, One Car, One Year, One Planet

By: Blay, Danny Rosner; Khazan, Sandra

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Hybrid Publishers: 2013

Edition: First

Seller ID: 029066

ISBN: 1921665440

Condition: As New


An unmarked as new copy. " We've driven around Australa, how about we drive around the world?" View more info

Faulker : a Biography Volumes 1 and 2

By: Blotner, Joseph

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1974

Edition: Presume First U.K. Edition

Seller ID: 025156

ISBN: 0701120460

Condition: Very Good


Internally unmarked and in very good condition. D/Ws both with sl. water damage (now protected in removable clear archival plastic covers). View more info

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Autumn Cloud: From Vietnamese War Widow to American Activist

By: Bong-Wright, Jackie

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Virginia, U.S.A., Capital Books Inc: 2001

Edition: First/First Printing

Seller ID: 020134

ISBN: 1931868204

Condition: Nr. Fine


Minimal edgewear to wraps. View more info

Heniek : a Polish Boy's Coming of Age in India During World War II

By: Bonshek, Anna

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Australia, Prana World Publishing: 2009

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 031221

ISBN: 0646523031

Condition: Very Good


Internally unmarked, no creasing to spine, creasing to top left corner back panel and a few pages following. "The story of Henry Bonshek is one that could easily be mistaken fo being ripped straight form the pages of a history book. It's the tale of one man's experience during the most devastating period in world history." View more info

Keith : Till I Roll over Dead

By: Booth, Stanley

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Headline: 1995

Seller ID: 017854

ISBN: 0747241236

Condition: Very Good


Pages lightly tanned, sl. shelfwear, internally unmarked, binding tight, inc. plates. View more info

Facing Myself: Reflections from Past Lives, Dreams, and Psychic Readings

By: Borchers, Jennifer

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Virginia Beach, Virginia, U.S.A., Are Pr: 1994

Seller ID: 023672

ISBN: 0876043236

Condition: Very Good


Fore-edges a little marked but otherwise in excellent condition. "This is a highly credible and compelling autobiographical story of finding emotional and mental healing while exploring past-life memories." View more info

La Tavola Della Amiglia

By: Bortolotto, Olimpia

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Published by Author: 2014

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 028593

ISBN: 064691961X

Condition: Nr. Fine


Part memoir, part recipe book - beautifully produced by one of Melbourne's leading chefs, Olimpia Bortolotto, whose restaurant Cecconi's has introduced many of us to the traditional Italian family table, where nonnas to babies, and generations in between, join together for a long weekend feast. View more info

A Time of Secrets

By: Bowen, Michael

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Australia, Pie in the Sky Publishing: 2004

Edition: First

Seller ID: 026797

ISBN: 0975207806

Condition: Very Good


A brand new, unread copy with small crease to upper right corner front panel View more info

Bomber : From Vietnam to hell and Back

By: Bower-Miles, Tony 'Bomber'; Whittaker, Mark

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Australia, Pan Macmillan: 2009

Edition: First

Seller ID: 023155

ISBN: 1405039353

Condition: Very Good


Appears unread, unmarked, no creasing to spine, minimal shelfwear to wraps. View more info