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Brown Sugar

by Cato, Nancy

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1974
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Edition
1st Edition
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London: Heinemann. 1974. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Includes a Family Tree of the characters. 241 pages. A saga based on the Queensland sugar industry and the dark days of 'blackbirding'. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for… Read more
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Tiger in the Bush

by Chauncy, Nan

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1957
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Edition
1st Edition
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London: Oxford University Press. 1957. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in a Good [price clipped] Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. DJ has been reinforced by sticky tape on the inside. Black & white illustrations by Margaret Horder. 171 pages. Winner of the 1958 Children's Book Council of Australia… Read more
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Sword at Sunset

by Sutcliff, Rosemary

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1963
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
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$26.63

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London: Hodder & Stoughton. 1963. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ is price-clipped & now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Small tick to half-title page. Maps to endpapers. 480 pages. A modern interpretation of the story of King Arthur, as a real man in Roman-Britain. Robust, professional packaging… Read more
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The Careless People

by Fowler, Helen and Harris, Bernard

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1954
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Edition
1st Edition
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Sydney: Angus & Robertson. 1954. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ has smal lchip to upper front panel and some mild wear to other edges and spine ends. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 211 pages. .… Read more
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The Mudflat Million

by Campbell, R.G. and Courtier, S.H.

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1955
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Edition
1st Edition
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Sydney: Angus & Robertson. 1955. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ has several chips to upper edge and spine ends and a largish chip to rear lower edge. 192 pages. A comic novel based in the moribund mining town of Mudflat which is… Read more
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Free Fall

by Golding, William

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1959
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
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$26.63

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London: Faber & Faber. 1959. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ spine is very mildly age-toned with some chipping to ends. Mild chipping to DJ corners. 253 pages. Golding's fourth book which explores freedom of choice with the protagonist being a British… Read more
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Sleep and His Brother

by Dickinson, Peter

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1971
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780340125861
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$19.02

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London: Hodder & Stoughton. 1971. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. 190 pages. The 4th Detective Superintendent James Pibble mystery - this one takes place after his departure from the police force. Robust,… Read more
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Rock Wagram

by Saroyan, William

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1952
Condition
Edition
1st UK Edition
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$19.02

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London: Faber & Faber. 1952. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Price clipped DJ is lightly edgeworn with with a faded spine and some age-toning. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 272 pages. . 1st UK Edition. Hardback.
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Fiona Range

by Morris, Mary McGarry

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
2000
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780670891566
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$22.82

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New York: Viking. 2000. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 418 pages. . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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Paradise

by Kennedy, A. L.

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
2004
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780224062589
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$22.82

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London: Jonathan Cape. 2004. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Gift inscription to preliminary pages. 344 pages. A compelling examination of failure that it is also a comic triumph. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. .… Read more
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Slow Man

by Coetzee, J.M.

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
2005
Condition
Edition
1st US Edition
ISBN
9780670034598
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$16.74

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New York: Viking. 2005. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 265 pages. . 1st US Edition. Hardback.
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The Kingdom of Little Wounds

by Cokal, Susann

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
2013
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780763666941
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$22.82

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Somerville, Massachusetts: Candlewick Press. 2013. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. 554 pages. A novel, part fairytale and part history set in 16th century Sweden. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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Sharpe's Triumph: Richard Sharpe and the Battle of Assaye, September 1803

by Cornwell, Bernard

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1998
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780002256308
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$19.02

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London: Harper Collins. 1998. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 298 pages. The 2nd Book in the Sharpe series . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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Blood Lies (Signed by Author)

by Macdonald, Marianne

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
2001
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780340768945
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$26.63

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London: Hodder & Stoughton. 2001. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Signed by the author on the title page. 259 pages. The fifth Dido Hoare mystery. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. . 1st Edition.… Read more
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Lion's Honey The Myth of Samson

by Grossman, David

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
2006
Condition
Edition
1st US Edition
ISBN
9781841957425
Item Price
$18.26

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New York: Canongate Books. 2006. 12mo [approx 12.7x18.7cm]. Fine copy in Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic cover. As new condition. Translated from the Hebrew by Stuart Schoffman. 155 pages. One of the Canongate Myths series. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. . 1st US Edition. Hardback.
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Bel Canto A Novel

by Patchett, Ann

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
2001
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780060188733
Item Price
$28.91

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New York: Harpercollins [Harper Collins Publisher]. 2001. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Fine condition in a Near Fine Dustjacket - DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy in 'as new' condition. 318 pages. The winner of the 2002 PEN/Faulkner Award and the Orange Prize. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels.… Read more
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Eyrie (Signed by Author)

by Winton, Tim

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
2013
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9781926428536
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$30.43

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Melbourne: Hamish Hamilton an imprint of Penguin Books. 2013. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Fine copy in Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic cover. As new condition. Signed by the author on the title page. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 424 pages. . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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The Etruscan

by Waltari, Mika

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1957
Condition
Edition
1st Edition (Australia)
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$45.65

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Sydney: Dymock's Book Arcade. 1957. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. DJ spine is very lightly age-toned with some minor rubbing to corners. Translated by Evelyn Ramsden. 480 pages. An historical novel based on the mysterious Etruscans who dominated the Italian Peninsula… Read more
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The Queerfella

by Bone, David W.

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1952
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
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$19.02

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London: Gerald Duckworth & Co. 1952. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good [price clipped] Dustjacket - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is mildly edgeworn with age-toning to spine. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. Bookplate to Front Pastedown. 288 pages. A novel set on the full-rigged… Read more
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Liars and Saints (signed by author)

by Meloy, Maile

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
2003
Condition
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780743244350
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$26.63

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New York: Scribner. 2003. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Signed by the author on the title page. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 260 pages. Author's first novel. . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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