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Painting as a Pastime

By: Churchill, Winston S.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Odhams Press Limited: 1948

Seller ID: 022064

Condition: Good


Beige cloth boards unevenly faded, PO name ffep plus mark where prev. price sticker removed. D/W edgeworn, creased, piece missing lower edge back panel (now protected View more info

Ciano's Diary: 1937-1943

By: Ciano, Galeazzo

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Phoenix Press: 2002

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 028984

ISBN: 1842124765

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy in very good condition, faint reading crease to spine. View more info

Leonaardo Da Vinci

By: Clark , Kenneth

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 030888

Condition: Fine


A magnificent book, unmarked and apparently unread, presented in original dark brown cardboard slipcase. View more info

James Beard : A Biography

By: Clark, Robert

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Grub Street: 1997

Edition: First U.K. Edition

Seller ID: 019396

ISBN: 1898697655

Condition: Nr. Fine


"James Beard's ebullient personality, genuine culinary skills and tireless self promotion made him the first American to become a major food celebrity." Foreword by Julia Child. Published in the U.S. with the title The Solace of Food : A Life of James Beard. View more info

Hymn to Murder

By: Clarkson-Bradley, George

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U.K., Self-publishing Association: 1991

Edition: First

Inscription: Inscribed to P0 By Author

Seller ID: 011945

ISBN: 1854211099

Condition: Very Good


The author's business card is stapled to ffep. View more info

Napoleon

By: Cleare, C. R.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London & New York, G. P. Putman's Sons: 1927

Edition: First

Seller ID: 005468

Condition: Good


Orange cloth boards with black title and decoration, cnrs bumped, age darkened strips on feps, small 'lump' front pastedown which has left a tiny indentation in following pages to about page 22, coloured frontis, internally tight and clean, D/W darkened and edgeworn with some loss to spine ends (now protected). A lovely little book View more info

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Tiger's Eye: A Memoir

By: Clendinnen, Inga

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 2001

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 026692

ISBN: 0743206002

Condition: Very Good


Internally unmarked, remainder mark to lower fore-edges. View more info

Tarab : Travels with My Guitar

By: Cleves, Carl

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia, Transit Lounge Publishing: 2008

Edition: First

Seller ID: 020919

Condition: Nr. Fine


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

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Kink : a Straight Girl's Investigation

By: Clifford-Smith, Stephanie

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, Allen & Unwin: 2010

Edition: First/First Printing

Seller ID: 021688

ISBN: 1741759129

Condition: Near Fine


Fascinated by fetishes, the author assumed an identity, put an ad in the local paper, and infiltrated the scene. She thought nothing could shock her, but it did. The results of her investigation are mind boggling, hilarious, sometimes creepy and always absolutely fascinating." View more info

Gamelife: Memoir of a Childhood

By: Clune, Michael W.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Text Publishing: 2015

Seller ID: 029042

ISBN: 1925240258

Condition: As New


"It is a brilliant account of a boy discovering his own mental powers and the magic of an electronic world he can escape into while riding the shockwaves of adolescence, his parents' divorce, and his apprenticeship in the world of perception." An unmarked, as new copy. View more info

Flavius Josephus: The Jew Who Rendered Unto Caesar

By: Coburn, Oliver

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Dennis Dobson: 1972

Edition: First

Seller ID: 019808

ISBN: 0234776900

Condition: Very Good


D/W price-clipped. View more info

Steadfast Knight: A Life Of Sir Hal Colebatch

By: Colebatch, Hal G. P.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Australia, Fremantle Arts Center Pr: 2004

Edition: First

Seller ID: 012127

ISBN: 1920731393

Condition: Nr. Fine


Unread, small crease to top left corner back panel. Foreword by Geoffrey Blainey. View more info

The Life and Letters of Raja Rammohun Roy

By: Collet, Sophia Dobson (edited by Dilip Kumar Biswas and Prabhat Chandra Ganguli)

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Calcutta, India, Sadharan Brahmo Samaj: 1962

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 023011

Condition: Good


Tan cloth boards unmarked and in very good condition, PO name/details ffep, fore-edges tanned, small diagonal creases to top corner some pages where PO has folded to mark page, page 279 with total nine words underlined, two other pages have small (2cm) mark in margin (562 pps). D/W edgeworn with pieces missing upper spine and large piece missing lower spine (remnants now protected). View more info

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The Reporter and the Warlords: An Australian at Large in China's Republican Revolution

By: Collie, Craig

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, Allen & Unwin: 2013

Edition: First/First Printing

Seller ID: 027099

ISBN: 1742377971

Condition: Brand New


A brand new unmarked copy. "Set against a background of the birth of mdoern China, this is the true story of Australian journalist W. H. Donald and his role in those turbulent events in the first half of the 20th century." View more info

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Champions : Conversations with Great Players and Coaches of Australian Football

By: Collins, Ben

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Docklands, VIC, Australia, Geoff Slattery Publishing Pty Ltd (AFL Publishing): 2006

Edition: First

Seller ID: 020444

ISBN: 0975796445

Condition: Brand New


Minimal edgewear to wraps. View more info

Worm Forgives the Plough: Book 1 While Following the Plough Book II Down to Earth

By: Collis, John S.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: U.K., Penguin Modern Classics: 1988

Seller ID: 020690

ISBN: 0140106014

Condition: Very Good


A gently read copy with age tanned pages, PO name. "Both a remarkable account of working on the land during the Second World War and a series of reflections on the intricate patterns and connections to be found in the humblest of natural things. The Worm Forgives the Plough is the fusion of a scientific and poetic vision that has rarely been equalled." View more info

A Play of Passion: Life of Sir Walter Raleigh

By: Coote, Stephen

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1993

Edition: First/First Printing

Seller ID: 027159

ISBN: 0333557417

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked apparently unread book in "gift quality"condition." As an explorer, pirate, lover, poet, courtier, philosopher and political prisoner, he is a man of timeless fascination - a hero at once glamorous and tragic." View more info

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How to live Like an Italian : A User's Guide to La Dolce Vita

By: Coppolaro-Nowell, Annalisa

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Portico: 2008

Edition: First U.K. Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 024286

ISBN: 1906032335

Condition: As New


"With verve and insight, she shows us how we too can share in the Italian art of living well." View more info

Arnie, the Darling Starling

By: Corbo, Margarete Sigl; Barras, Diane Marie

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Robson Books: 1984

Edition: First

Seller ID: 011935

ISBN: 0860512754

Condition: Very Good


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Lessons in Letting Go: Confessions of a Hoarder

By: Corinne Grant

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia, Allen & Unwin: 2010

Edition: First

Seller ID: 029258

ISBN: 1741753422

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy with sl. shelfwear to wraps. "An honest, moving and often uproariously funny memoir of the year in which Corinne Grant decides to do something about her hoarding. From every scrunchie she's ever owned, to every pencil case and magazine, it's time for it all to go. Problem is, getting rid of the stuff turns out to be much harder than she initially thought." View more info