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Supreme Federalist : The Political Life of Sir John Downer

By: Bannon, J. C.

Price: $33.00

Publisher: South Australia, Wakefield Press: 2009

Edition: First

Seller ID: 020339

ISBN: 1862548358

Condition: Brand New


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The Beecher Sisters

By: Barbara A. White

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Yale University Press: 2003

Edition: First/First Printing

Seller ID: 029986

ISBN: 0300099274

Condition: Nr. Fine


An unmarked copy in excellent condition. "This monumental book significantly expands our knowledge and understanding of the social history of women, and it does so in an engaging manner that will appeal to both the scholar and the general reader." View more info

A Very Private Eye: An Autobiography in Diaries and Letters

By: Barbara Pym

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, E P Dutton: 1984

Edition: Stated First Edition

Seller ID: 029873

ISBN: 0525242341

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy in very good condition. Colourful D/W with sl. edgewear, spine faded, price-clipped View more info

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The Memory Palace : a Memoir

By: Bartok, Mira

Price: $22.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Free Press: 2011

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 028494

ISBN: 1439183317

Condition: As New


An unmarked apparently unread book. " Elegantly written, the book details what it is to grow up with a mother with schizophrenia and sensitively assesses the long-term effects her mother's illness had on both her and her sister." View more info

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The Art of Literary Biography

By: Batchelor, John (edited by)

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Clarendon Press Oxford: 1995

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 019957

ISBN: 0198182899

Condition: As New


Is literary biography so widely read for popular, "prurient" reasons, or for reputable intellectual reasons? Is it of interest only in so far as it illuminates a writer's work? How much can we know about a life, such as Shakespeare's, where the documentation is so slight? These are among the wide range of questions addressed by the seventeen leading biographers and literary critics in this important new work. Always a popular genre, biography has become one of the m... View more info

Alone in the Sky

By: Batten, Jean

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Zealand, Technical Books: 1979

Seller ID: 021370

ISBN: 0906393019

Condition: Very Good


This edition base don "My Life" published by Harrap in 1938. Original price sticker ffep, In excellent condition but a couple of small spots to upper fre-edges. View more info

Henry Fielding: A Life

By: Battestin, Martin C.;Battestin, Ruthe R.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Routledge: 1989

Edition: First

Seller ID: 021177

ISBN: 0415014387

Condition: Very Good


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The Inner Man: The Life of J. G. Ballard

By: Baxter, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Orion Publishing: 2011

Edition: First

Seller ID: 029607

ISBN: 0297863525

Condition: Nr. Fine


An unmarked "gift quality" book with sl. bump to lower right corner front panel. View more info

Gundowringa : the Life and Work of Carles Ernest Prell, O.B.E.

By: Bayley, , William A.`

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Crookwell, Gundowringa: 1965

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 028931

Condition: Very Good


First published 1951, this is 1965 reprint. Internally unmarked, B & W frontis clear, Inscription to PO by Jeff Prell dated 1992 (presume grandson of Charles Ernest Prell). View more info

Aldous Huxley. A Biography. Volume I: 1894 - 1939. Volume 2: 1939 - 1963.

By: Bedford, Sybille

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus in assn. With Collins:

Seller ID: 021214

Condition: Very Good


Presented as a two-volume set. Volume 1 published 1973, Volume 2 published 1974. Both volumes internally unmarked, sl. foxing upper fore-edges, sl. wear to boards, D/Ws with sl. edgewear, Vol. 2 spine faded and sl. marked (now protected). View more info

Vizard Uncut : The full Story

By: Bedwell, Steven

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne Univ Pr: 2007

Edition: First

Seller ID: 018425

ISBN: 0522854745

Condition: New


Remainder mark lower fore-edges. View more info

Virginia Woolf : a Biography (Volumes One & Two)

By: Bell, Quentin

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, The Hogarth Press: 1972

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 025314

ISBN: 0701202912

Condition: Very Good


Volume One : Virginia Stephen 1882-1912 (sixth impression); Volume Two: Mrs. Woolf 1912-1941 (second impression). Both volumes with B & W frontis, illus eps, small PO name/date. View more info

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Saul Bellow : Letters

By: Bellow, Saul, Taylor, Benjamin (edited by)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Penguin: 2010

Edition: First/First Printing

Seller ID: 026743

ISBN: 0670022217

Condition: Brand New


A brand new, unmarked book. √Źntimte and ironical, rueful and amused, this vast self-portrait - indeed, the auobiography Bellow never wrote - shows the influences at work in the man and illuniates his enduring legacy: the novels and stories that earned him a Nobel Prize and the admiration of readers the world over. 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

Katharine Hepburn: An Independent Woman

By: Bergan, Ronald

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC: 1996

Edition: First

Seller ID: 027990

ISBN: 0747522154

Condition: Very Good


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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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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

Jumping over the Wheel

By: Blainey, Geoffrey

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Australia, Allen & Unwin: 1993

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed By Author

Seller ID: 017739

ISBN: 186373564X

Condition: Very Good


Signed by author, John Gough, Chairman, and Phillip Brass, Managing Director. The story of Pacific Dunlop, one of the most unusual companies in Australian business history. It began as a maker of bicycle tyres in the depression of 1893, became the main manufacturer of motor car tyres, before diversifying into such things as Peters ice-cream, Birds Eye frozen foods, Slazenger and Dunlop sporting equipment. 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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