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Step-By-Step Garden DIY, A & G Bridgewater
1 A & G Bridgewater Step-By-Step Garden DIY
New Holland 236422 Australia 2003 1843301385 / 9781843301387 Softcover Very Good Condition Making the most of a yard or garden does not necessarily mean being a green-fingered enthusiast and people are increasingly seeing their garden as an outdoor room - personalizing the garden has never been more popular. Wood, water and stone are basic elements that should be present in any garden. Wood is readily available, easy to work with and inexpensive, while stone has been used for centuries for its durability, strength and versatility. Water is crucial to life and its introduction into a garden will add balance and calm, as well as a sense of fun. Step-by-Step Garden DIY presents 48 functional yet attractive projects, from trellises and planters, to paths, rockeries, fountains and waterfalls. Each has step-by-step photographs and instructions and the finished piece is photographed in its garden setting. Clear construction diagrams and concise text accompany every project, and there are inspirational spreads featuring stunning garden structures to provide even more ideas for the DIY enthusiast. With expert advice on staining and varnishing wood for the outdoors to ensure that it lasts, this is both an attractive and accessible practical DIY book. 383 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Horticulture::Gardening::Landscaping; Gardening; ISBN: 1843301385. ISBN/EAN: 9781843301387. Inventory No: 236422. Paperback 
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Price: 24.88 AUD 17.42 AUD 
 
 
Aboriginal Words 0589070037of Australia, A. H. Reed [Introduction]
2 A. H. Reed [Introduction] Aboriginal Words 0589070037of Australia
A. H. & A. W. Reed 242198 Sydney 1976 Reprint 0589070037 / 9780589070038 Softcover Good Condition E. H. Papps 144 pages. Tanning to pages. Previous owners name on front endpaper. Illustrator: E. H. Papps. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Australian::Australian Aboriginal; Sociology & Culture; ISBN: 0589070037. ISBN/EAN: 9780589070038. Inventory No: 242198. Paperback 
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Price: 14.00 AUD 9.80 AUD 
 
 
Chaucer - Canterbury Tales, A.C. Cawley [Editor]
3 A.C. Cawley [Editor] Chaucer - Canterbury Tales
Dent 237063 London 1984 Reprint 0460113070 / 9780460113076 Softcover Good Condition No Dust Jacket Inspired by Boccaccio's "Decameron", and framed as a storytelling competition between a group of pilgrims, Geoffrey Chaucer's "The Canterbury Tales" is one of the greatest works of English literature, translated from the Middle English with an introduction by Nevill Coghill in "Penguin Classics". In "The Canterbury Tales" Chaucer created one of the great touchstones of English literature, a masterly collection of chivalric romances, moral allegories and low farce. A story-telling competition between a group of pilgrims from all walks of life is the occasion for a series of tales that range from the Knight's account of courtly love and the ebullient Wife of Bath's Arthurian legend, to the ribald anecdotes of the Miller and the Cook. Rich and diverse, "The Canterbury Tales" offers us an unrivalled glimpse into the life and mind of Medieval England. Nevill Coghill's masterly and vivid English verse translation is rendered with consummate skill to retain all the vigour and poetry of Chaucer's fourteenth-century Middle English. Geoffrey Chaucer (c.1343-1400) was an English author, poet, philosopher, courtier and diplomat, best known as the author of "The Canterbury Tales". Chaucer is credited as being the first author to demonstrate the artistic legitimacy of the vernacular English language. The first poet to have been buried in the Poet's Corner of Westminster Abbey, his other works include "The House of Fame", "Troilus and Criseyde" and "The Book of the Duchess". If you enjoyed "The Canterbury Tales", you might like Boccaccio's "Decameron" 612 pages. Pages browned. Previous owners name on front endpaper. Cover edges rubbed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Literature; Literature & Literary; ISBN: 0460113070. ISBN/EAN: 9780460113076. Inventory No: 237063. Paperback 
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Price: 9.95 AUD 6.97 AUD 
 
 
Prometheus and Other Plays: Prometheus Bound; The Suppliants; Seven Against Thebes and The Persians, Aeschylus [Phillip Vellacott - Translated with an introduction]
4 Aeschylus [Phillip Vellacott - Translated with an introduction] Prometheus and Other Plays: Prometheus Bound; The Suppliants; Seven Against Thebes and The Persians
Penguin Classics 240239 London, England. 1966 Reprint Softcover Good Condition (ex-library) No Dust Jacket The first of the great Greek Tragedians, Aeschylus wrote a large number of plays, of which seven survive. Of the four included in this volume, The Persians is unique in Greek tragedy in having as its subject matter a recent historical event, the defeat of the Persians at the famous battle of Salamis. The other three, Prometheus, The Suppliants and Seven Against Thebes, were all written as parts of trilogies and take their themes from Greek legend, but in each Aeschylus' interpretation reflects the new morality of classical Athens. Thus, in Seven Against Thebes the fate of the two main figures, Eteocles and Polyneices, is not entirely controlled by the gods, for Eteocles is free to choose whether or not he should fight his brother. And in Prometheus and The Suppliants Aeschylus shows that although the struggle of reason against violence can never be an easy one, it is reason that is the proper principle of civilized life. 160 pages. Pages browned. Inscription to previous owner on front endpaper. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Plays; Theatre & Plays; Inventory No: 240239. Paperback 
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Price: 7.00 AUD 4.90 AUD 
 
 
Miss Marple Short Stories, Agatha Christie
5 Agatha Christie Miss Marple Short Stories
Folio Society 241866 London 2012 Twelfth Printing Hardcover (in Slipcase) Near Fine Condition Andrew Davidson Introduction by Stella Duffy. 296 pages. Illustrator: Andrew Davidson. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Fiction::Crime Fiction; Crime Fiction; Rare & Collectible::Folio Society. Inventory No: 241866. Hardcover 
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Price: 40.00 AUD 28.00 AUD 
 
 
Wagner's Ring - An Introduction, Alan Blyth
6 Alan Blyth Wagner's Ring - An Introduction
Hutchinson 230931 London 1980 0091420113 / 9780091420116 Softcover Good Condition No Dust Jacket 146 pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Music; Music; ISBN: 0091420113. ISBN/EAN: 9780091420116. Inventory No: 230931. Paperback 
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Price: 9.95 AUD 6.97 AUD 
 
 
Houses of the Horoscope: An Introduction, Alan Oken
7 Alan Oken Houses of the Horoscope: An Introduction
Crossing Press 232537 USA 1999 0895949326 / 9780895949325 Softcover Very Good Condition Astrology is an amazing tool for better understanding yourself, your friends, your planet, and the nature of Life itself. But how does astrology work? In HOUSES OF THE HOROSCOPE, Alan Oken explains that the natal horoscope is a blueprint and guide that creates a clear map to the self. He further explains how the positions of the astrological planets affect your life here on earth. Calculated for a person'?s date, time, and place of birth, the natal chart reveals a detailed portrait of an individual'?s relationship to the world. The various components of your natal horoscope reveal who you are, what you have to offer, and with whom you are most likely to share your talents, abilities, and love. 207 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Astrology; New Age & Alternative; Divination. ISBN: 0895949326. ISBN/EAN: 9780895949325. Inventory No: 232537. Paperback 
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Price: 12.44 AUD 8.71 AUD 
 
 
Classical Music: A New Way of Listening [Includse CD], Alexander Waugh
8 Alexander Waugh Classical Music: A New Way of Listening [Includse CD]
De Agostini Editions 236416 1995 1899883010 / 9781899883011 Hardcover Near Fine Condition Near Fine This is a beautifully wrought introduction to classical music, aimed squarely at the neophyte and replete with time lines and lots of handsome photographs. It is accompanied by a 70+ minute compact disc with musical snippets to illustrate the text. It is a companion volume to Waugh's Opera: A New Way of Listening. Several Inscriptions to previous owner on front endpapers. 144 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: music; Music Sheets & Scores; ISBN: 1899883010. ISBN/EAN: 9781899883011. Inventory No: 236416. Hardcover 
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Price: 19.90 AUD 13.93 AUD 
 
 
Japan Country Living: Spirit, Tradition, Style, Amy Sylvester Katoh
9 Amy Sylvester Katoh Japan Country Living: Spirit, Tradition, Style
Charles E. Tuttle 241689 USA 1993 0804818584 / 9780804818582 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good Shin Kimura [Photographs] From Japanese antiques to home and garden design, this text is an introduction to rural tradition. The photographs show quaint country homes, lush gardens, simple decorations and traditional dishes and recipes. The book presents the traditional lifestyle of the Japanese countryside and describes how elements can be used in present-day urban living. 192 pages. Inscription to previous owner on front endpaper. Illustrator: Shin Kimura [Photographs]. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Interior Design; Home Decorating & Repair; ISBN: 0804818584. ISBN/EAN: 9780804818582. Inventory No: 241689. Hardcover 
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Price: 35.00 AUD 24.50 AUD 
 
 
East, West, North, South - Intervention, Development & Imperialism, Andrew Mack, David Plant with Ursula Doyle [ Editors]
10 Andrew Mack, David Plant with Ursula Doyle [ Editors] East, West, North, South - Intervention, Development & Imperialism
Flinders University 226292 Australia 1977 0725800666 / 9780725800666 Softcover Good Condition Theis cfollection of twenty-two papers provides an introduction to some of the key issues in post-war international politics. 374 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Politics; Politics & Government; ISBN: 0725800666. ISBN/EAN: 9780725800666. Inventory No: 226292. Paperback 
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Price: 13.93 AUD 9.75 AUD 
 
 
The Bloody Chamber and Other Stories, Angela Carter
11 Angela Carter The Bloody Chamber and Other Stories
Vintage 241903 Great Britain 1995 0099588110 / 9780099588115 Softcover Good Condition This title comes with an introduction by Helen Simpson. From familiar fairy tales and legends - "Red Riding Hood", "Bluebeard", "Puss in Boots", "Beauty and the Beast", vampires and werewolves - Angela Carter has created an absorbing collection of dark, sensual, fantastic stories. Faint stain mark to rear cover. 125 pages. Tanning to pages. Previous owner name on inside cover . Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Fiction; Fiction; ISBN: 0099588110. ISBN/EAN: 9780099588115. Inventory No: 241903. Paperback 
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Price: 7.00 AUD 4.90 AUD 
 
 
Gift From The Sea, Anne Morrow Lindbergh
12 Anne Morrow Lindbergh Gift From The Sea
Vintage Books 233539 USA 1991 0679732411 / 9780679732419 Softcover Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket In this inimitable, beloved classic?graceful, lucid and lyrical?Anne Morrow Lindbergh shares her meditations on youth and age; love and marriage; peace, solitude and contentment as she set them down during a brief vacation by the sea. Drawing inspiration from the shells on the shore, Lindbergh?s musings on the shape of a woman?s life bring new understanding to both men and women at any stage of life. A mother of five, an acclaimed writer and a pioneering aviator, Lindbergh casts an unsentimental eye on the trappings of modernity that threaten to overwhelm us: the time-saving gadgets that complicate rather than simplify, the multiple commitments that take us from our families. And by recording her thoughts during a brief escape from everyday demands, she helps readers find a space for contemplation and creativity within their own lives. With great wisdom and insight Lindbergh describes the shifting shapes of relationships and marriage, presenting a vision of life as it is lived in an enduring and evolving partnership. A groundbreaking, best-selling work when it was originally published in 1955, Gift from the Sea continues to be discovered by new generations of readers. With a new introduction by Lindbergh?s daughter Reeve, this fiftieth-anniversary edition will give those who are revisiting the book and those who are coming upon it for the first time fresh insight into the life of this remarkable woman. The sea and the beach are elements that have been woven throughout Anne Morrow Lindbergh?s life. She spent her childhood summers with her family on a Maine island. After her marriage to Charles Lindbergh in 1929, she accompanied him on his survey flights around the North Atlantic to launch the first transoceanic airlines. The Lindberghs eventually established a permanent home on the Connecticut coast, where they lived quietly, wrote books and raised their family. After the children left home for lives of their own, the Lindberghs traveled extensively to Africa and the Pacific for environmental research. For several years they lived on the island of Maui in Hawaii, where Charles Lindbergh died in 1974. Anne Morrow Lindbergh spent her final years in her Connecticut home, continuing her writing projects and enjoying visits from her children and grand-children. She died on February 7, 2001, at the age of ninety-four. Reeve Lindbergh is the author of many books for both adults and children, including the memoirs Under a Wing and No More Words. 138 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Literature; Literature & Literary; ISBN: 0679732411. ISBN/EAN: 9780679732419. Inventory No: 233539. Paperback 
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Price: 9.95 AUD 6.97 AUD 
 
 
Big Deal: One Year as a Professional Poker Player, Anthony Holden
13 Anthony Holden Big Deal: One Year as a Professional Poker Player
Abacus 234944 Great Britain 2005 Reprint 0349115192 / 9780349115191 Softcover Very Good Condition BIG DEAL is the mesmerising story of a year spent by bestselling biographer Anthony Holden in the tough world of the professional poker player. He spent days and nights in the poker paradise of Las Vegas, in Malta and Morocco, even shipboard, mingling with the legendary greats, sharpening his game, perfecting his repartee, and learning a great deal about himself in the process.Poker, Holden would insist, is not gambling. Like chess it is a paradigm of life at its most intense, a gladiatorial contest that brings out the best as well as the worst in people. Its heroes, its eccentrics and is comedians stalk the pages of this remarkable book, along with all the hair-raising, nail-biting excitement of the games themselves.A classic of the genre, BIG DEAL is here reissued with a new introduction by the author. 384 pages. Light tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Games & Puzzles; Games & Gaming; ISBN: 0349115192. ISBN/EAN: 9780349115191. Inventory No: 234944. Paperback 
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Price: 13.93 AUD 9.75 AUD 
 
 
Oxford and Oxfordshire in Verse, Antonia Fraser [Edited with an Introduction]
14 Antonia Fraser [Edited with an Introduction] Oxford and Oxfordshire in Verse
Penguin Books 232592 Great Britain 1983 0140423079 / 9780140423075 Softcover Good Condition Rebecca Fraser 85 pages. Light fading to spine edge. Illustrator: Rebecca Fraser. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Poetry::Verse; Poetry; ISBN: 0140423079. ISBN/EAN: 9780140423075. Inventory No: 232592. Paperback 
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Price: 12.50 AUD 8.75 AUD 
 
 
The Birds And Other Plays, Aristophanes
15 Aristophanes The Birds And Other Plays
Penguin Books 237176 London 2003 0140449515 / 9780140449518 Softcover Good Condition No Dust Jacket Offering a window into the world of ordinary Athenians, Aristophanes' The Birds and Other Plays is a timeless set of comedies, combining witty satire and raucous slapstick to wonderful effect. This Penguin Classics edition is translated from the Greek by David Barrett and Alan H. Sommerstein.The plays in this volume all contain Aristophanes' trademark bawdy comedy and dazzling verbal agility. In The Birds, two cunning Athenians persuade the birds to build the utopian city of 'Much Cuckoo in the Clouds' in the sky, blockading the Olympian gods and installing themselves as new deities. The Knights is a venomous satire on Cleon, a prominent Athenian demagogue, who vies with a humble sausage-seller for the approval of the people; while The Assembly-Women deals with the battle of the sexes as the women of Athens infiltrate the all-male Assembly in disguise. The lengthy conflict with Sparta is the subject of Peace, inspired by the hope of a settlement in 421 BC, and Wealth reflects on the economic catastrophe that hit Athens after the war.These lively translations by David Barrett and Alan H. Sommerstein capture the full humour of the plays. The introduction examines Aristophanes' life and times, and the comedy and poetry of his works. This volume also includes an introductory note for each play.Aristophanes (c.445-386 BC) was probably born in Athens. Little is known about his life, but there is a portrait of him in Plato's Symposium. He was twice threatened with prosecution in the 420s for his outspoken attacks on the prominent politician Cleon, but in 405 he was publicly honoured and crowned for promoting Athenian civic unity in The Frogs. Aristophanes had his first comedy produced when he was about twenty-one, and wrote forty plays in all. The eleven surviving plays of Aristophanes are published in the Penguin Classics series as The Birds and Other Plays, Lysistrata and Other Plays, The Wasps and Other Plays and The Frogs and Other Plays.If you enjoyed The Birds and Other Plays, you might like Aristophanes' The Frogs and Other Plays, also available in Penguin Classics. 336 pages. Slight crease on front cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Plays::Drama; Theatre & Plays; ISBN/EAN: 9780140449518. Inventory No: 237176. Paperback 
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Price: 9.95 AUD 6.97 AUD 
 
 
Islands in the Sky, Arthur C. Clarke
16 Arthur C. Clarke Islands in the Sky
Puffin / Penguin Books 232526 Great Britain 1978 Reprint 0140305351 / 9780140305357 Softcover Good Condition With an introduction by Patrick Moore. The story of 'Islands in the Sky' centres around a young man, who, after brilliantly winning a space-related competition, requests a vacation on a space station as his prize. It is written with Arthur C. Clark's obvious knowledge of science, but moves at a page turning rate throughout the entire narrative. The short novel gives a realistic possiblity of work and play in future space, heightened with constant excitement and action. Character development is very good, as are the not-overdone (but still awesome) visual descriptions. 208 pages. Light tanning to pages. Previous owners name on front endpaper. Cover edges rubbed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Children's; ISBN: 0140305351. ISBN/EAN: 9780140305357. Inventory No: 232526. Paperback 
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Price: 9.95 AUD 6.97 AUD 
 
 
Merry-Go-Round [Reigen], Arthur Schnitzler
17 Arthur Schnitzler Merry-Go-Round [Reigen]
Weidenfeld & Nicolson 232460 London 1953 Hardcover Good Condition No Dust Jacket Introduction by Ilsa Barea. 90 pages. Foxing to endpapers . Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Plays; Theatre & Plays; Inventory No: 232460. Hardcover 
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Price: 14.93 AUD 10.45 AUD 
 
 
The American Builder's Companion or A System of Architecture Particularly Adapted to the Present Style of Building, Asher Bernjamin
18 Asher Bernjamin The American Builder's Companion or A System of Architecture Particularly Adapted to the Present Style of Building
Dover Publications 228719 usa 1969 0486222365 / 9780486222363 Hardcover Near Fine Condition No Dust Jacket An unabridged reprint of the sixth edition with 70 plates and a new introduction by William Morgan 114 pages. With black and white photographs and drawings. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Architecture; Architecture; ISBN: 0486222365. ISBN/EAN: 9780486222363. Inventory No: 228719. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Hardcover 
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Price: 44.78 AUD 31.35 AUD 
 
 
Text Matter - International University Reading Course - A Distinctive And Independent Library Of Reference - Complete 8 Volume Set, Augustine Birrell - Introduction
19 Augustine Birrell - Introduction Text Matter - International University Reading Course - A Distinctive And Independent Library Of Reference - Complete 8 Volume Set
International University Society 237535 London Hardcover (Original Cloth) Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Over 3 kilos. Category: Reference; Reference; Inventory No: 237535. This is a SET of books, therefore heavier than a standard volume, and will involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Hardcover 
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Price: 199.00 AUD 139.30 AUD 
 
 
You're The Coach - An Introduction to Coaching, Australian Coaching Council
20 Australian Coaching Council You're The Coach - An Introduction to Coaching
Australian Government Publishing Service 2127 Canberra 1981 Reprint 0642047537 / 9780642047533 Softcover Very Good Condition 80 pages. Previous owners name on front endpaper. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Australia; ISBN: 0642047537. ISBN/EAN: 9780642047533. Inventory No: 2127. Paperback 
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Price: 13.59 AUD 9.51 AUD 
 
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