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Australian Literature in the Primary Classroom

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Canberra, Australia, Curriculum Development Centre: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12030877


88 pages. Minor bumping to edges of cover. No inscriptions. Page edges a little browned. Developed by the Primary English Teaching Association with Colleen O'Sullivan as coordinator, for the Bicentennial Australian Studies Schools Project - a joint project of the Curriculum Development Centre and the Australian Bicentennial Authority. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Books on Books; Education. ISBN: 0642532761. ISBN/EAN: 9780642532763. Inventory No: 12030877. Paperback View more info

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Waterstones Guide to Books

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Waterstone: 1988

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 13110434


1658 pages. Covers have moderate creasing. Edges of covers have moderate wear. Spine has slight fading. Pages are lightly creased. The top third of the front cover is detached from the spine. The first two pages have some insect damage in the margin. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Books on Books; ISBN: 0951258982. ISBN/EAN: 9780951258989. Inventory No: 13110434. Paperback View more info

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Prefaces and Prologues to Famous Books : The Harvard Classics

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, P. F. Collier: 1969

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 14040375


437 pages. Edges of boards have moderate wear. Dust jacket is in excellent condtion. Pages are reasonably tanned. End pages and preliminary pages are creased. Page edges are mildly foxed and moderately soiled. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Books on Books; Inventory No: 14040375. Hardcover View more info

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Elizabethan Drama: Marlowe, Shakespeare : The Harvard Classics

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $13.00

Publisher: New York, P. F. Collier: 1969

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 14040376


463 pages. Edges of boards have moderate wear. Dust jacket is in excellent condtion. Pages are reasonably tanned. Page edges are slightly foxed and moderately soiled. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Books on Books; Inventory No: 14040376. Hardcover View more info

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A Literature Collection

By: Batchelor, Mary

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Lion Publishing: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10110823


412 pages. Multiple copies of this title available. This book is an unread copy. Covers have no creasing or wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. Reading a good book is for most people a deeply satisfying and enjoyable experience. What, though, makes a book good? According to Mary Batchelor, compiler of "A Literature Collection", good fiction 'rings true'. It leads to greater understanding of ourselves and others, broa... View more info

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Scouts in Bondage : And Other Curious Works from Bygone Times with Titles That Might Cause Vulgar Minds to Misapprehend Their Content

By: Bell, Michael

Price: $13.00

Publisher: London, Aurum Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09010022


94 pages. Multiple copies of this title available. This book is an unread copy. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. All the books illustrated in this irresistible little volume were collected by Michael Bell when he owned an antiquarian bookshop in Lewes. His criterion was simple: these were old books that raised a grin if not a guffaw from his customers as soon as they saw them. Some are simply mystifying lik... View more info

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The World of the Book

By: Cowley, Des & Williamson, Cleare

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australia, The Miegunyah Press: 2008

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 10060510


247 pages. Multiple copies of this title available. This book is an unread copy. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. The World of the Book is a celebration of the book using the world-class rare books collection of the State Library of Victoria. The book includes an extraordinary range of volumes from important historical titles, such as one of the first-ever illustrated books, William Caxton's Myrrour of the ... View more info

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The Forbidden Best-Sellers of Pre-Revolutionary France

By: Darnton, Robert

Price: $101.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Collins: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15040259


440 pages. Lightly tanned pages. Dust jacket has a small nick at the top end of the front flap fold and minor bumping to edges, otherwise in very good condition. Previous owner's name in ink. Remainder mark on bottom edge of pages. This work reveals the illegal book trade in France during the 18th century and explores the cultural and political significance of "bad" books. The author introduces three of the most influential illegal bestsellers, "Therese Philo... View more info

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Melville

By: Humphreys, A. R.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Oliver and Boyd: 1962

Seller ID: 10120375


120 pages. This Book appears to be unread. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Books on Books. Inventory No: 10120375. Paperback View more info

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John Lang and "The Forger's Wife" : A True Tale of Early Australia

By: Keesing, Nancy

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Sydney, J. Ferguson: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16120059


234 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Dust jacket has superficial rubbing. Edges of dust jacket have light bumping. Pages are lightly tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Books on Books; ISBN: 0909134197. ISBN/EAN: 9780909134198. Inventory No: 16120059. Hardcover View more info

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Marsden on Marsden : The Stories Behind John Marsden's Bestselling Books

By: Marsden, John

Price: $121.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Pan Books: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author

Seller ID: 15110327


123 pages. Covers have no creasing or wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are lightly tanned. "I found Ellie's voice quite unexpectedly, as I drove back from the tip one Saturday afternoon. I was in an old Landrover, just 500 metres from home, and suddenly I could hear Ellie talking... " In his fiction John Marsden explores the lives of the guilty, the inarticulate, the crazy, the brave and the resourceful. Read about his ideas and his experiences in "Marsden on ... View more info

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Bookshops of Victoria

By: Miller, Pat

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Sydney, Primavera Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11110089


Lightly tanned pages. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Books on Books; ISBN: 095894945X. ISBN/EAN: 9780958949453. Inventory No: 11110089. Paperback View more info

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The Cambridge Guide to Literature in English

By: Ousby, Ian

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Cambridge University Press: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 13110435


1054 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Spine has slight fading. Edges of dust jacket have light bumping and superficial wear. Dust jacket is unclipped. Edges of pages are slightly soiled. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Books on Books; Literature & Literary. ISBN: 0521440866. ISBN/EAN: 9780521440868. Inventory No: 13110435. Hardcover View more info

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True Crime, True North : The Golden Age of Canadian Pulp Magazines

By: Strange, Carolyn & Loo, Tina

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Canada, Raincoast Books: 2004

Seller ID: 15100181


109 pages. Covers have superficial rubbing/wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. This lively book takes a loving look at the Canadian true crime pulps of the World War II era - their bold, brassy covers, spicy advertisements, and stories of murder, robbery, sex, and violence. With vivid archival images of both magazine covers and ads, True Crime, True North examines the themes that characterized the genre in Canada: the unques... View more info

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The World of the Sentimental Bloke

By: Watts, Barry (compiled)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Australia, Angus & Robertson: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16040154


128 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Spine has mild fading. No dust jacket with this book. Edges of pages are slightly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Books on Books; ISBN: 0207133662. ISBN/EAN: 9780207133664. Inventory No: 16040154. Hardcover View more info

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Marcus Clarke - Australian Writers and Their Work Series

By: Wilding, Michael

Price: $40.50

Publisher: Melbourne, Oxford University Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18060047


52 pages. Text and spine/cover marked with Library stamps, in all other respects in very good condition throughout. Covers have no creasing or wear. Spine is uncreased. Cover is protected in clear, self-adhesive laminate. Pages are lightly tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Books on Books; Biography & Autobiography. ISBN: 0195505085. ISBN/EAN: 9780195505085. Inventory No: 18060047. Paperback View more info