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Blood and Guts : a nurse's Story

By: Burley, Gloria

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Brisbane, Glass House Books: 2008

Edition: First

Seller ID: 021013

ISBN: 192147906X

Condition: Brand New


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Shut Up and Pedal : a Missionary nurse's adventures in Central Thailand

By: Burville, Pat

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Australia, Self-published: 2003

Edition: Presume First

Inscription: Inscribed to P0 By Author

Seller ID: 017724

ISBN: 0646425552

Condition: Very Good


Sl. edgewear to wraps. View more info

Karl Barth: His Life from Letters and Autobiographical Texts

By: Busch, Eberhard

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, S.C.M. Press: 1976

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 026262

ISBN: 0334000777

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy with minimal edgewear to red boards. D/W price-clipped. View more info

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A Sailor on Horseback or a rolling Stone : Memoirs of Captain Robert T. Bush, FNI

By: Bush, Robert T. (Captain)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: U.S.A., XLibris: 2009

Seller ID: 022614

ISBN: 1441551425

Condition: Nr. Fine


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Sir Ronald Wilson : a Matter of Conscience

By: Buti, Antonio

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of Western Australia Press: 2007

Edition: First

Seller ID: 015812

ISBN: 0980296412

Condition: Nr. Fine


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The Tongue Set Free: Remembrance of a European Childhood

By: Canetti, Elias

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Granta Books: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 028045

ISBN: 1862073031

Condition: New


A new, urnead copy with age tanned pages. The first volume of Canetti's three volume autobiography. View more info

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The play of the Yes

By: Canetti, Elias

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Granta Books: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 028046

ISBN: 1862073058

Condition: New


A new, urnead copy with age tanned pages. The third volume of Canetti's three volume autobiography. View more info

Violets for the Emperor: The life of Louisa de Mercy-Argenteau, 1837-1890

By: Caraman-Chimay, Therese de

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Harvill Press: 1972

Edition: First

Seller ID: 028576

ISBN: 0002728710

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy, spine sl. slanted, colourful dust jacket unclipped and intact (now protected in removable clear archival plastic cover). View more info

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Wating Room : a Memoir

By: Carey, Gabrielle

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Scribe: 2009

Edition: First

Seller ID: 020443

ISBN: 1921372621

Condition: Brand New


Intimately exploring the complex dynamics of a complicated mother-daughter relationship, this sharp and honest memoir tells the story of a woman who is forced to begin asking some of life's difficult questions--such as to what extent are people's lives determined by their genetic heritage?--when her mother is diagnosed with a serious brain tumor that must be operated on immediately. While biding the dreadful passage of time in the hospital waiting room, Gabrielle Carey b... View more info

No Run-of-the-Mill : a Biography of Henry Beaufort Somerset

By: Carolan, Jane Mayo

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australian Scholarly Publishing: 2006

Edition: First

Seller ID: 023764

ISBN: 1740971086

Condition: Nr. Fine


A beautifully produced, unread, new book. Unmarked, illustrated eps. View more info

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Isabella Blow: Fashion Galore!

By: Caroline Evans; Alexander Fury; Shonagh Marshall

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Rizzoli: 2014

Edition: First

Seller ID: 029782

ISBN: 0847841723

Condition: Nr. Fine


An unmarked "gift quality" book published to accompany an exhibition of the same name held at Somerset House London November 2013-March 2014. View more info

Ginger for Pluck :the Life and Times of Miss Georgina King

By: Carter, Jennifer M. T.; Cross, Roger

Price: $22.00

Publisher: South Australia, Wakefield :Press: 2013

Edition: First

Seller ID: 028173

ISBN: 1743051719

Condition: As New


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History of My Life : Presented in 3 Matching Volumes Containing Volumes 1-6

By: Casanova, Giacomo; Trask, Willard (translated by)

Price: $110.00

Publisher: London, Longmans Green: 1967

Seller ID: 027799

Condition: Very Good


This is the first complete English translation as Casanova wrote it in French commmencing in 1789.. Volumes 1-6 are presented in three uniform volumes (containing Volumes 1-2, 3-4, 5-6), black cloth boars with decorative spines, colourful dustjackets with minimal edgwear, two are price-clipped. The three books are unmarked and in excellent conditon, with the dut jackets now protected in removable clear archival plastic covers). View more info

Pumper

By: Cassidy, Jim; Webster, Andrew

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Australia, Pan Macmillan: 2016

Edition: First

Seller ID: 029267

ISBN: 1743540116

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked "gift quality" book. "Honest, heartfelt and often hilarious, Pumper is Jim Cassidy's explosive autobiography - a page-turning thrill-ride through his many adventures on and off the track." View more info

The Difficulties of My Position: The Diaries of Prison Governor John Buckley Castieau, 1855-1884

By: Castieau, J.B. and Finnane, Mark (ed)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Canberra, National Library of Australia: 2004

Edition: First

Seller ID: 030889

ISBN: 0642107939

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked apparently unread book with minimal edgewer to wraps. View more info

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Queens of Havana : The Amazing Adventures of the Legendary Anacaona, Cuba's First All-girl Dance Band

By: Castro, Alicia;Kummels, Ingrid;Schafer, Manfred

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Grove Press Inc.: 2007

Edition: First American Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 025749

ISBN: 0802118569

Condition: As New


"With its spirited narrator riffing on love, rum, and the power of the Cuban sun as she leads us through the Havana of yesterday and toay, Queens of Havana is a touching piece of hidden history guaranteed to set your heart racing and your toes tapping!" View more info

Victor Kennedy : In Pursuit of Sunlight

By: Cavill, Marina

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Aust., Cavill Press: 2004

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 014106

ISBN: 064644090X

Condition: Very Good


"Victor Kennedy, a consistent campaigner for the works of Australian writers, was a progressive force in developing Australian literature." View more info

School Days

By: Chamoiseau, Patrick;Coverdale, Linda

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Granta: 1998

Edition: First U.K. Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 022995

ISBN: 1862071632

Condition: Very Good


Appears unread, unmarked, pages lightly age tanned. Chamoiseau's beautiful and moving account of his childhood is also a serious fable about language and power." View more info

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Toyo : a Memoir

By: Chan, Lily

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Black Inc.: 2012

Seller ID: 028240

ISBN: 1863955739

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy in very good condition. View more info

Wild Swans : Three daughters of China

By: Chang, Jung; Halliday, Jon

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Harper Collins: 1991

Edition: First U.K. Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 024605

ISBN: 0002153572

Condition: Very Good


Internally unmarked, fore-edges with some foxing. D/W with sl. edgwear (now protected in removable clear archival cover) and minimal foxing. View more info