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White Girl, Brown Skin

By: Abbotsmith, Nourma

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Australia, Rigby: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16080162

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


208 pages. Edges of boards have superficial wear. Dust jacket has light creasing. Dust jacket is unclipped. Dust jacket is protected in clear, plastic sleeve. Pages are lightly tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Australian; Inventory No: 16080162. Hardcover View more info

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The Illegitimates

By: Aitchison, Raymond

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Australia, Rigby: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16120071

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good


216 pages. Edges of boards have moderate wear. Spine has mild fading. Dust jacket has substantial rubbing. Edges of dust jacket have moderate wear and minor chips and/or tears. Dust jacket is unclipped. Pages are reasonably tanned. Previous owner's name in ink. The characters - people of Aboriginal blood living on the fringe of white settlement in northern New South Wales - are conscious of being looked on as 'part of the mud in which they trod,' and they crave the fire ... View more info

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The True Story Of Lilli Stubeck

By: Aldridge, James

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Australia, Penguin: 2003

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 17080056

ISBN: 0140123288

Condition: Very Good


182 pages. Covers have no creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are lightly tanned. The story of a proud and independant girl as she moves from poverty to wealth..and back again. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Australian; ISBN: 0140123288. ISBN/EAN: 9780140123289. Inventory No: 17080056. Paperback View more info

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Digger

By: Anderson, Max

Price: $13.00

Publisher: London, Picador: 2004

Seller ID: 09010018

ISBN: 0330492004

Condition: Very Good


351 pages. Multiple copies of this title available. This book is an unread copy. Covers have no creasing or wear. Spine is uncreased. Remainder mark on page edges. Pages are lightly tanned. DIGGER is the story of a foreigner arriving unannounced and ill-equipped in a mining town. Welcome to Kookynie, a town that boomed and died before the Great War began, a town whose sole heirs are eight buildings, thirteen people and a pub. All around is ruin, mining waste, waterless s... View more info

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Coda

By: Astley, Thea

Price: $13.00

Publisher: australia, Minerva: 1994

Seller ID: 11060376

ISBN: 1863303928

Condition: Very Good


188 pages. Minor creasing to covers. Lightly tanned pages. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Australian; ISBN: 1863303928. ISBN/EAN: 9781863303927. Inventory No: 11060376. Paperback View more info

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Eucalyptus

By: Bail, Murray

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Australia, Text Pub. Co.: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 16080161

ISBN: 1875847944

Condition: Good


255 pages. Covers have moderate creasing. Spine is uncreased. Pages are reasonably tanned. Previous owner's name in ink. 1999 Winner of the Miles Franklin Award and the Commonwealth Writers Prize. On a property in western New South Wales a man named Holland lives with his daughter Ellen. Over the years, as she grows into a beautiful young woman, he plants hundreds of different gum trees on his land. When Ellen is nineteen her father announces his decision: she will marry... View more info

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Head Over Heels : A Story of Tragedy, Triumph and Romance in the Australian Bush

By: Bailey, Sam & Jenny

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, ABC Books: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13070323

ISBN: 073331757x

Condition: Good (ex-library)


246 pages. Ex-library with usual marks, stamps, stickers. Covers have no creasing. Spine has moderate lean and moderate reading creases. Cover is protected in clear, self-adhesive laminate. Edges of pages are reasonably browned. At the age of 19, a young farmer, Sam Bailey, miscalculated a bend in the road, overturned his ute and became a quadriplegic. After months of struggle, he learned how to resume his life as a farmer, running a sheep and cattle property in northwes... View more info

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The Confessions of a Beachcomber

By: Banfield, E. J.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Hawthorn, Australia, Five Mile Press: 2006

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 16120119

ISBN: 1741245877

Condition: Very Good


301 pages. Covers have slight soiling. No dust jacket as issued. Pages are lightly tanned. In justification of the assumption of the title of "Beachcomber," it must be said that, having made good and sufficient provision against the advent of the wet season (which begins, as a rule, during the Christmas holidays), the major portion of each week was spent in first formal and official calls, and then friendly and familiar visits to the neighbouring islands and the ... View more info

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Mud Crab Boogie - Les Norton Series

By: Barrett, Robert G.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, Harper Collins: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15060076

ISBN: 073225843X

Condition: Good


295 pages. Covers have light creasing. Spine is uncreased. Edges of pages are reasonably browned. Pages are reasonably tanned. Extreme Water Polo is the water polo of the 90s. And when Les Norton catches the semi-final on TV he is amazed to see that the man behind Extreme Polo is his old mate, Neville ‘Nizegy’ Nixon. So when Neville calls out of the blue and asks Les to drive the Murrumbidgee Mud Crabs up to Sydney for the final, Les takes him on. But things are neve... View more info

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The Day of the Gecko - Les Norton Series

By: Barrett, Robert G.

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Pan Books: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15060077

ISBN: 0330357220

Condition: Very Good


230 pages. Covers have no creasing. Corners of covers are lightly bumped. Spine is uncreased. Pages are reasonably tanned. When Les Norton moved into his old flame Side Valve Susie's flat in Bondi for a few days while she was out of town, everything should have been a piece of cake - except Price and Eddie had other ideas. Waverley Council were demolishing Bondi baths and there were two bodies buried under the handball court. The man to get them out? Major Garrick Lewis,... View more info

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The Day of the Gecko - Les Norton Series

By: Barrett, Robert G.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Pan Books: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16100132

ISBN: 0330357220

Condition: Good


230 pages. Covers have no creasing. Corners of covers are lightly bumped. Spine has minimal reading creases. Pages are reasonably tanned. Small stain on edge of last few pages. When Les Norton moved into his old flame Side Valve Susie's flat in Bondi for a few days while she was out of town, everything should have been a piece of cake - except Price and Eddie had other ideas. Waverley Council were demolishing Bondi baths and there were two bodies buried under the handbal... View more info

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Mud Crab Boogie - Les Norton Series

By: Barrett, Robert G.

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Australia, Harper Collins: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17100420

ISBN: 073225843X

Condition: Near Fine


295 pages. Multiple copies of this title available. Covers have no creasing or wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are lightly tanned. Extreme Water Polo is the water polo of the 90s. And when Les Norton catches the semi-final on TV he is amazed to see that the man behind Extreme Polo is his old mate, Neville ‘Nizegy’ Nixon. So when Neville calls out of the blue and asks Les to drive the Murrumbidgee Mud Crabs up to Sydney for the final, Les takes him on. But things are ... View more info

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Gallipoli

By: Bennett, Jack

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Australia, Times House: 1987

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 12010315

ISBN: 0858357062

Condition: Near Fine


280 pages. Number 10 written in pen at top of title page. Beautiful red leatherette boards with gilt decorations.. No Dust Jacket as issued. Top edge gilt - bright, rich condition. From the Collector's Library of Australia's Great Books series. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Literature & Literary; Australian; ISBN: 0858357062. ISBN/EAN: 9780858357068. Inventory No: 12010315. Hardcover View more info

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The Big Ruck

By: Bennett, Robert

Price: $40.50

Publisher: Australia, Angus & Robertson: 1975

Seller ID: 17040075

ISBN: 0207132607

Condition: Very Good


140 pages. Covers have superficial rubbing/wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are considerably tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Australian; ISBN: 0207132607. ISBN/EAN: 9780207132605. Inventory No: 17040075. Paperback View more info

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Twice-Conquering Love

By: Bingham, Geoffrey

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Australia, New Creation Publications: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10110096

ISBN: 0864081499

Condition: Very Good


165 pages. Minor edgewear to covers. Previous owner's signature in ink. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Australian; ISBN: 0864081499. ISBN/EAN: 9780864081490. Inventory No: 10110096. Paperback View more info

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The Vandal

By: Bingham, Geoffrey

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Australia, New Creation Publications: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10110095

ISBN: 0864081286

Condition: Good


273 pages. Minor edgewear to covers. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Australian; ISBN: 0864081286. ISBN/EAN: 9780864081285. Inventory No: 10110095. Paperback View more info

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The Boy in the Valley

By: Bingham, Geoffrey

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Australia, Troubadour Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10110097

ISBN: 1875653015

Condition: Good


277 pages. Edges browned . Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Australian; ISBN: 1875653015. ISBN/EAN: 9781875653010. Inventory No: 10110097. Paperback View more info

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Robbery Under Arms

By: Boldrewood, Rolf

Price: $7.00

Publisher: South Yarra, Vic., Currey O'Neil: 1984

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 11020087

ISBN: 0855505206

Condition: Very Good


447 pages. Minor edgewear to covers. Dick and Jim are the colonial boys, not yet wild, but soon to be. Their father, Ben Marston, is an ex-convict who cannot forget his past nor change his ways. Through him, they meet Captain Starlight, the renegade of a noble English family, with a talent for "robbery under arms". Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Australian; ISBN: 0855505206. ISBN/EAN: 9780855505202. Inventory No: 11020087. Paperback View more info

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Robbery Under Arms

By: Boldrewood, Rolf

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Australia, Times House: 1986

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 12010318

ISBN: 0858356929

Condition: Near Fine


446 pages. Number 2 written in pen at top of title page. Beautiful red leatherette boards with gilt decorations.. No Dust Jacket as issued. Top edge gilt - bright, rich condition. Various Publication dates From the Collector's Library of Australia's Great Books series. Dick and Jim are the colonial boys, not yet wild, but soon to be. Their father, Ben Marston, is an ex-convict who cannot forget his past nor change his ways. Through him, they meet Captain Starlight, the r... View more info

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Robbery Under Arms

By: Boldrewood, Rolf

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Australia, Lloyd O'Neil: 1984

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 13110034

ISBN: 0855505206

Condition: Good


447 pages. Covers have moderate creasing. Edges of covers have moderate wear. Spine has moderate reading creases. Edges of pages are slightly foxed. Pages are reasonably tanned. Dick and Jim are the colonial boys, not yet wild, but soon to be. Their father, Ben Marston, is an ex-convict who cannot forget his past nor change his ways. Through him, they meet Captain Starlight, the renegade of a noble English family, with a talent for "robbery under arms". Quantity ... View more info