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An Abridged Version of BIZHAN AND MANIZHA

by Shahama of Firdausi

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Used - Very Good
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No Jacket as Issued
Edition
First
Published
1965
Binding
Hardcover
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Tehran: Iranian Oil Operating Companies, 1965. Blue cloth with gilding, a little faded. Approx 270 pgs with beautiful colour plates reproduced from original paintings. The book is an issue of a very important literary work of Iran.. The Shahnama of Abolgassem Firdausi, the greatest and most popular epic poet of the country. The book commemorates the 25th year of reign… Read more about this item
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People, Politics and Pop. Australians in the Sixties

by Craig McGregor

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1968
Binding
Paperback
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Sydney: Ure Smith, 1968. Slight yellowing to spine & top pages slight cover crease O/W very good indeed. 221 pgs.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Martin Sharp. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Tribes

by Desmond Morris & Peter Marsh

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
Published
1988
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9781871307184
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London: Pyramid, 1988. Some minor jacket edge wear and a few minor foxing spots on the first and back pgs. O/wise excellent cond. Explores the tribal nature of Humanity. Many colour and B/W plates. Internally crisp and clean.160 pgs. First. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Various. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Material Culture and the Study of American Life

by Ian M G Quimby

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1978
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780393056617
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New York: Norton, 1978. Study of American artifacts relating culturally. Many B/W illust. Stain from red boards on DJ, but no water damage. Prev.owners name. 249 pgs.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Language of Rock and Roll

by Bob Young and Mick Moody

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1985
Binding
Paperback
ISBN
9780283992391
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London: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1985. Interesting book on the language of rock culture...great B/W illustrations. 221pgs very slight tanning.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Various. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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For the Love of a Soldier Australian War Brides and Their GIs

by Annette Potts Lucinda Strauss

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Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
No Jacket as Issued
Edition
First Edition
Published
1987
Binding
Paperback
ISBN
9780642530578
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Crow's Nest Australia: ABC, 1987. Fascinating account of American GI's and their Australian sweethearts during World War 11. Numerous B/W illustrations and copies of news articles from the period. Prev. owners stamp and slight cover crease. O/Wise VG indeed. 127 pgs. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket as Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Encyclopedia of Witchcraft and Demonology

by Rossell Hope Robbins

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1959
Binding
Hardcover
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London: Spring Books, 1959. Fourth impression 1967 of this comprehensive study of witchcraft. Profusely illustrated. Both unclipped DJ and book in VG condition. Please note very HEAVY book, so please enquire re postage. 571 pgs. very rare.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Confessions of a European in England

by J H Huizinga

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Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
No Jacket
Edition
First Edition
Published
1958
Binding
Hardcover
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London: William Heinemann, 1958. Facinating book about a Dutchman's perception of the British People. Inside VG. Some minor shelf wear to boards and prev. owner's name. Overall VG .296 pgs. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Dear Editor: Letters to Time Magazine 1923 - 1984

by Phil Pearman

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
Fair
Edition
First
Published
1985
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780701818456
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Australia: Lansdowne Press, 1985. Book in VG condition. DJ has a repaired tear and edge wear. Pls email re shipping. Heavy book. 256 pgs. Numerous colour and B/W pics.. First. Hard Cover. Very Good/Fair. Illus. by Various. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Adams With Added Enzymes

by Phillip Adams

Condition
Used - Good
Jacket Condition
No Jacket as Issued
Edition
First Edition
Published
1974
Binding
Paperback
ISBN
9780725101985
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Melbourne: Sun Books, 1974. This book disperses the froth and bubble which adds to the mystique of advertising. Adams is active in the Oz arts field and produced. The adventures of Barry McKenzie, movie.First Ed. Cover has some wear and very minor yellowing on 1st page. Illustrated by Bruce Petty 123pgs. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket… Read more about this item
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Australia in the 1960's

by Various, Jim Cairns, Geoffry Dutton Etc

Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1980
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780727013859
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Australia: Rigby, 1980. Facinating book on Australian Culture in the 60's. DJ has some tears and a bit of fading to ends of boards. O/Wise good condition overall. 152 pgs. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Various. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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