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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

Hitler's Generals

By: Correlli Barnett (edited by)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Grove Weidenfeld: 1989

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 030693

ISBN: 1555841619

Condition: Very Good


Internally unmarked, spine sl. concave, prev. bookseller sticker front pastedown, upper fore-edges with some small marks. View more info

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Take 40 Fresh Crayfish

By: Coulton, John

Price: $35.00

Publisher: South Africa, Penguin: 2004

Edition: First

Seller ID: 026493

ISBN: 0143024507

Condition: Nr. Fine


An as new, unmarked copy. "John Coulton explores the sensuality of food and cooking, takng us on a seductive journey through childhood, travels View more info

Roberta Cowell's Story

By: Cowell, Roberta

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, British Book Centre: 1954

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 031689

Condition: Very Good


Internally unmarked. Blue cloth boards with blind stamped decoration, yellow title to spine, minimal edtgwear. D/W price-clipped and edgeworn (now protected in removable clear achival plastic cover). View more info

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Visiting Picasso : The Notebooks And Letters of Roland Penrose

By: Cowling, Elizabeth

Price: $35.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Thames & Hudson: 2006

Seller ID: 025294

ISBN: 0500512930

Condition: Brand New


" Fascinated by the spectacle, relishing the intrigues and offering an exceptionally well-informed appreciation of Picasso's art, Penrose makes the perfect observer - a Samuel Pepys at the court of King Pablo." View more info

In Memoriam : Letters and Poems of Richard Crawley

By: Crawley, Richard

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Printed for Private Circulation:

Edition: Presumably First and Only Edition

Seller ID: 029912

Condition: Good


Richard Crawley (1840-1893) was a Welsh writer and academic best known for his translation of Thucydides's History of the Peloponnesian War. This volume was printed by the desire of a small group of relatives and fiends as a tribute to his memory. No date of publication shown. Pale green boards, gilt title remains bright, endpapers tanned, `foxing to prelims and fore-edges, B & W frontis remains clear. View more info