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Pleasant Abode

By: A. C. Edwards

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Buckland Publications: 1990

Edition: First

Seller ID: 030045

ISBN: 0721208029

Condition: Nr. Fine


An unmarked, apparently unread book. "Somerset, that pleasant abode, which runneth to the Severn Sea." (Fuller). View more info

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Love's Apprentice: The Romantic Education of a Modern Woman

By: Abbott, Shirley

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: 1998

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 023541

ISBN: 0395673690

Condition: Fine


"The story of every woman's search for love, written for every literate man and woman who seeks fulfillment in a relationship with another human being." View more info

Butterfly on a Pin: A memoir of love, despair and reinvention

By: Alannah Hill (author)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Hardie Grant Books: 2018

Edition: First

Seller ID: 030839

ISBN: 1743794258

Condition: As New


An unmarked "gift quality" book - "You might expect fluff and fashion...what you get is harrowing, full-strength, funny and deeply satisfying." (Zoe Foster Blake) View more info

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Read My Pins: Stories from a Diplomat's Jewel Box

By: Albright, Madeleine

Price: $45.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Melcher Media: 2009

Seller ID: 028587

ISBN: 0060899182

Condition: Nr.Fine


Part illustrated memoir, part social history, this book provides an intimate look at Albright's life through the brooches she wore - her collection being both international and democratic with dime store pins sharing her jewel box with designer creations and family heirlooms. This is an unmarked copy in "gift quality" condition View more info

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Muhammad Ali: Through the Eyes of the World

By: Ali, Muhammad; Collings, Mark (edited by)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Sanctuary Publishing: 2002

Edition: First U.K.

Seller ID: 029893

ISBN: 186074401X

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy, fore-edges lightly tanned, D/W with vertical crease to front flap fold (now protected in removable clear archival plastic cover). View more info

A Tear in the Soul

By: Amanda Webster

Price: $20.00

Publisher: University of New South Wales Press: 2016

Edition: First

Seller ID: 029934

ISBN: 1742235131

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked book in excellent condition. No creasing to spine and appears unread. View more info

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Risotto with Nettles: A Memoir with Food

By: Anna Del Conte

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Vintage Books: 2010

Seller ID: 030557

ISBN: 0099505991

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy, no creasing to spine and appears unread. "Rich in mouth-watering prose, this is proof indeed that food doesn't just nourish your body, but also your soul." View more info

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Alone : The Search for Brett Archibald - a True Story

By: Archibald, Brett

Price: $35.00

Publisher: South Africa, Mercury: 2016

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Inscribed By Brett Archibald

Seller ID: 031156

ISBN: 192823030X

Condition: Nr. Fine


Inscribed by Brett Archibald - "Always believe in he impossible - And never, ever give up! Brett Archibald" Otherwise unmarked and appears unread. View more info

Indio Gravo : the Story of Jose Rizal

By: AsUNCION lOPEZ-rIZAL bANTUG; sYLVIA mENDEZ vENTURA

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Manila, Tahanan Books for Young Readers: 1997

Seller ID: 019093

ISBN: 9716300654

Condition: Very Good


PO gift inscription. View more info

The Letters of Ludwig Leichhardt. The Hakluyt Society Second Series. 3 Volumes

By: Aurousseau, M. (edited by)

Price: $110.00

Publisher: London, Cambridge University Press: 1968

Seller ID: 019925

Condition: Very Good


D/W with minimal edgewear, spine sl. tanned (now protected). Presented as a three volume set in excellent condition. View more info

Report from the Interior

By: Auster, Paul

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 2013

Edition: First U.K. Edition

Seller ID: 031053

ISBN: 0571303684

Condition: Nr. Fine


An unmarked copy in excellent condition. "Having recalled his life through the story of his physical self in Winter Journal, internationally acclaimed novelist Paul Auster now remembers the experience of his development from within, through the encounters of his interior self with the outer world." View more info

My Young Days

By: Austin, Emily Munyungka

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Coober Pedy, South Australia, Umoona Aged Care Aboriginal Corporation: 2006

Edition: First

Seller ID: 030556

ISBN: 0646455931

Condition: Nr. Fine


An unmarked copy in excellent condition. "This is Emily Munyungka Austin's story. The memories of her young life growing up in South Australia's far north fill these pages with remarkable courage and strength. Her generous and cheeky spirit shines through tales of wartime rations, opal strikes, mission life and exhausting station work." View more info

Memoirs of a Loose Canon

By: Babbage, Stuart Barton

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Brunswick East, VIC, Australia, Acorn Press, Limited: 2004

Inscription: Inscribed to Po By Author

Seller ID: 021700

ISBN: 0908284586

Condition: Very Good


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Fitzrovia: London's Bohemia (Character Sketches)

By: Bakewell, Michael

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, National Portrait Gallery: 1999

Seller ID: 027772

ISBN: 1855142562

Condition: Very Good


"Conjures up the spirit of the characters who frequented the pubs of Fitzrovia and in doing so recaptures a lost age of hedonism, high spirits and self-indulgent self-desctruction." 64 pages, 37 illustrations. View more info

Irina : Ballet, Life and Love

By: Baronova, Irina

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Penguin Group Australia: 2005

Edition: First

Seller ID: 010155

ISBN: 0670028487

Condition: Fine - as New


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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

The Weapons Detective : The Inside Story of Australia's Top Weapons Inspector

By: Barton, Rod

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, VIC, Australia, Schwartz Publishing Pty, Limited: 2006

Seller ID: 019590

ISBN: 0975076957

Condition: New


Minimal shelfwear to wraps. View more info

Near East

By: Beaton, Cecil

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, B. T. Batsford: 1943

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 025291

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy, pages tanned, minimal spotting to eps, D/W intact with tanning and spotting to verso. View more info

Ludwid Becker : A Letter From Australia : Translated From The German By Thomas A. Darragh. With An Introduction And Notes By Thomas A. Darragh and Manfred Koehler

By: Becker, Ludwig; Darragh, Thomas A.; Koehler, Manfred

Price: $145.00

Publisher: Australia, Garravembi Press: 1993

Seller ID: 021869

ISBN: 1875486089

Condition: As New


A beautiful publication with textured paper, 3 tipped in plates, fold out page, errata slip laid in. Limited to 350 copies of which this is no. 147. View more info

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Love, Loss, and What I Wore: My Life in Fashion

By: Beckerman, Ilene

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina, U.S.A., Algonquin Books: 1995

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 020097

ISBN: 1565121112

Condition: Very Good


"Ilene Beckman has found a way to articulate something all women know: that our memories are often tied to our favorite clothes. In this original and eloquent book, Gingy, as Ilene is called, tells the story of her life through the clothes she wore." In a word: gorgeous. View more info