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The Explorers by William Stuart Long - 1982

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The Explorers

by William Stuart Long

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Sydney and Auckland: Doubleday. Very Good. 22 cm. Hardback. 1982. 490 pages. <br>They were born of rogues and adventurers, brigands and thieves-brave men and women determined to wrest a life from a land still echoing with the violent cry of revolution, the dark song of untamed desire. Into this vast, roiling landscape came b eautiful Jessica Maclaine, whose invincible spirit plunged her in to the dark, sensual heart of New South Wales where scandal and i ntrigue were the stronghold of glory, where the condemned found f reedom in the deadly peril of an unruly frontier ... For, at the birth of a new century, they were all part of one glorious dream- the legacy of lovely Jenny Taggart, who saw in a renegade nation the bold promise of tomorrow, the splendid, treacherous destiny o f the explorers. .
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  • ISBN 10 0868240826
  • ISBN 13 9780868240824
  • Publisher Doubleday
  • Place of Publication Sydney and Auckland
  • Date Published 1982
  • Keywords contemporary, fiction,historical, fiction

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The Explorers (Volume IV of the Australians)

The Explorers (Volume IV of the Australians)

by Long, William Stuart aka Stuart, Vivian

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Doubleday, Sydney & Auckland, 1982. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. acknowledgements and bibliography. At the beginning of the text there are two maps. Light blue coloured endpapers. Black coloured boards with silver coloured titles to the backstrip. Coloured illustrated dust wrapper (wraparound) with blue and white coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. The fourth in a series under the titles The Australians by this author. The story of Australia from 1809 to 1813. Softening of the lower back strip edge with a little rubbing of the book corners. Age toning of the text block edges and pages. Rubbing of the dustwrapper edges and panels. Some creasing to the top dustwrapper edge and to the lower back strip edge. This is the first Australian edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [6], 490, [4] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Fiction;… Read More
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The Explorers - The Australians Series #4
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Doubleday, Australia, 1982. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Very Good. Hardcover. 490 pages. *** PUBLISHING DETAILS: Doubleday, Australia, 1982. First Edition. *** CONDITION: The book itself is in good condition and comes in very good dust jacket. More specifically: Edges of boards have superficial wear. Spine has minor lean and mild fading. Dust jacket has light creasing. Edges of dust jacket have superficial wear. Dust jacket is unclipped. Dust jacket is protected in clear, plastic sleeve. Pages are reasonably tanned. *** ABOUT THIS BOOK: They were born of rogues and adventurers, brigands and thieves -brave men and women determined to wrest a life from a land still echoing with the violent cry of revolution, the dark song of untamed desire. Into this vast, roiling landscape came beautiful Jessica maclaine, whose invincible spirit plunged her into the dark, sensual heart of New South Wales where scandal and intrigue were the stronghold of glory, where the condemned found freedom in the deadly… Read More
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The Explorers - The Australians Series #4

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Doubleday, Australia, 1985. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good/Near Fine. Hardcover. 490 pages. *** PUBLISHING DETAILS: Doubleday, Australia, 1985. Reprint. *** CONDITION: The book itself is in very good condition and comes in near fine dust jacket. More specifically: Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Edges of dust jacket have light bumping. Dust jacket is unclipped. Pages are reasonably tanned. *** ABOUT THIS BOOK: They were born of rogues and adventurers, brigands and thieves -brave men and women determined to wrest a life from a land still echoing with the violent cry of revolution, the dark song of untamed desire. Into this vast, roiling landscape came beautiful Jessica maclaine, whose invincible spirit plunged her into the dark, sensual heart of New South Wales where scandal and intrigue were the stronghold of glory, where the condemned found freedom in the deadly peril of an unruly frontier. For, at the birth of a new century, they were all part of one glorious dream--the legacy of lovely… Read More
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Doubleday, Australia, 1984. Second Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Near Fine. Hardcover. 490 pages. *** PUBLISHING DETAILS: Doubleday, Australia, 1984. Second Printing. *** CONDITION: The book itself is in very good condition and comes in near fine dust jacket. More specifically: Edges of boards have superficial wear. Edges of dust jacket have superficial wear. Dust jacket is unclipped. Pages are lightly tanned. *** ABOUT THIS BOOK: They were born of rogues and adventurers, brigands and thieves -brave men and women determined to wrest a life from a land still echoing with the violent cry of revolution, the dark song of untamed desire. Into this vast, roiling landscape came beautiful Jessica maclaine, whose invincible spirit plunged her into the dark, sensual heart of New South Wales where scandal and intrigue were the stronghold of glory, where the condemned found freedom in the deadly peril of an unruly frontier. For, at the birth of a new century, they were all part of one glorious dream--the… Read More
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The Explorers - The Australians Series #4

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Doubleday, Australia, 1985. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good/Fine. Hardcover. 490 pages. *** PUBLISHING DETAILS: Doubleday, Australia, 1985. Reprint. *** CONDITION: The book itself is in very good condition and comes in fine dust jacket. More specifically: Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Dust jacket is in excellent condtion. Dust jacket is unclipped. Dust jacket is protected in clear, plastic sleeve. Pages are reasonably tanned. *** ABOUT THIS BOOK: They were born of rogues and adventurers, brigands and thieves -brave men and women determined to wrest a life from a land still echoing with the violent cry of revolution, the dark song of untamed desire. Into this vast, roiling landscape came beautiful Jessica maclaine, whose invincible spirit plunged her into the dark, sensual heart of New South Wales where scandal and intrigue were the stronghold of glory, where the condemned found freedom in the deadly peril of an unruly frontier. For, at the birth of a new century, they were all part of… Read More
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The Explorers

The Explorers

by Long, William Stuart

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Sydney: Doubleday, 1982. 490pp. 2 Frontispiece Maps. Minor spine slant. DJ has light edgewear, sunned spine with chipping to lower front corner. The fourth of six magnificent sagas celebrating the settling of Australia.. First Australian Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Explorers - The Australians Series #4

The Explorers - The Australians Series #4

by William Stuart Long

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Doubleday, Australia, 1982. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Fine. Hardcover. 490 pages. *** PUBLISHING DETAILS: Doubleday, Australia, 1982. First Edition. *** CONDITION: The book itself is in very good condition and comes in fine dust jacket. More specifically: Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Dust jacket is in excellent condtion. Dust jacket is unclipped. Dust jacket is protected in clear, plastic sleeve. Pages are reasonably tanned. *** ABOUT THIS BOOK: They were born of rogues and adventurers, brigands and thieves -brave men and women determined to wrest a life from a land still echoing with the violent cry of revolution, the dark song of untamed desire. Into this vast, roiling landscape came beautiful Jessica maclaine, whose invincible spirit plunged her into the dark, sensual heart of New South Wales where scandal and intrigue were the stronghold of glory, where the condemned found freedom in the deadly peril of an unruly frontier. For, at the birth of a new century, they were… Read More
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The Explorers
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The Explorers

by William Stuart Long

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Doubleday, Sydney. 1982. Hard Cover, 8vo, First edition. Book Condition: Good. Very clean interior. . Light foxing edges. Very clean and tight. Dust Jacket: Good. Moderate edgewear..
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The Explorers [The Australians Series].
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The Explorers [The Australians Series].

by Long, William Stuart

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Sydney: Doubleday, 1982. Hardback small octavo, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), pages lightly toned as usual, minor edgewear. 490 pp. First edition. No 4 in the series of 12 historical novels in the series "The Australians" by William Stuart Long. Follows the story of Australia (Sydney Town) from 1809 to 1813 during the reign of the reforming Governor Lachlan Macquarie. As told through the adventures of convict Jessica Maclaine and adventurous mariner Justin Broome.
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