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Young Wives, Tales, Adele Parks
101 Adele Parks Young Wives, Tales
Penguin Books 237391 Great Britain 2007 0141030763 / 9780141030760 Softcover Very Good Condition Lucy stole her friend Rose's 'happily ever after' because she wanted Rose's husband, Peter, and Lucy always gets what she wants. Big mistake. Rose was the ideal wife and is the ideal mother; Lucy was the perfect mistress. Connie - good friend to both Lucy and Rose - is stuck in the middle. She listens to Lucy as she struggles to be a wife, mother and career bitch with one ear and hears about Rose's pain at being a lonely single mum with the other. But Connie has troubles too: she's just got the hang of her own family life when an old flame pops up to rekindle a dangerous passion ... will the whispers from the past blast out all the other noise? All three women need more than a belief in happily ever after if they are to negotiate their way through messy modern life. Especially as there are many more twists in the tale still to come ... 569 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction; Fiction; ISBN/EAN: 9780141030760. Inventory No: 237391. Paperback 
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Chinese Cinderella and the Secret Dragon Society, Adeline Yen Mah
102 Adeline Yen Mah Chinese Cinderella and the Secret Dragon Society
Allen & Unwin 214529 Australia 2004 186508865X / 9781865088655 Softcover Very Good Condition 280 pages. Light tanning to pages. Previous owners details on small sticker on front pastedown. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Fiction; Fiction; ISBN/EAN: 9781865088655. Inventory No: 214529. Paperback 
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Falling Leaves - The True Story of an Unwanted Chinese Daughter, Adeline Yen Mah
103 Adeline Yen Mah Falling Leaves - The True Story of an Unwanted Chinese Daughter
Penguin Books 239349 Great Britain 1997 0140265988 / 9780140265989 Softcover Very Good Condition Born in 1937 in a port city a thousand miles north of Shanghai, Adeline Yen Mah was the youngest child of an affluent Chinese family who enjoyed rare privileges during a time of political and cultural upheaval. But wealth and position could not shield Adeline from a childhood of appalling emotional abuse at the hands of a cruel and manipulative Eurasian stepmother. Determined to survive through her enduring faith in family unity, Adeline struggled for independence as she moved from Hong Kong to England and eventually to the United States to become a physician and writer. A compelling, painful, and ultimately triumphant story of a girl's journey into adulthood, Adeline's story is a testament to the most basic of human needs: acceptance, love, and understanding. With a powerful voice that speaks of the harsh realities of growing up female in a family and society that kept girls in emotional chains, "Falling Leaves" is a work of heartfelt intimacy and a rare authentic portrait of twentieth-century China. 248 pages. Age tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Autobiography::Memoir; Biography & Autobiography; ISBN: 0140265988. ISBN/EAN: 9780140265989. Inventory No: 239349. Paperback 
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Watching The Tree: A Chinese Daughter Reflects on Happiness, Spiritual Beliefs an Universal Wisdom, Adeline Yen Mah
104 Adeline Yen Mah Watching The Tree: A Chinese Daughter Reflects on Happiness, Spiritual Beliefs an Universal Wisdom
HarperCollins 233272 Great Britain 2000 0002570998 / 9780002570992 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good Author of bestselling Falling Leaves weaves together for the same audience her own personal experiences with the best of Chinese philosophy. Adeline Yen Mah, whose autobiography, Falling Leaves, is an international bestseller, here interweaves her own experiences with her views on Chinese thought and wisdom to create an illuminating and highly personal guide for Western readers. Adeline Yen Mah was born in Tianjin, and through the conversations and wisdom of her grandfather and aunt learnt a great deal of traditional Chinese thought, history and religion. Through her father's second marriage, to a Eurasian woman, and their subsequent move to Hong Kong, she learnt more about the Chinese attitudes to business and to family, and the strength of the Chinese in exile.Since living in London and California, Adeline Yen Mah has studied Chinese thought, looking at both the strengths and weaknesses which it gives those who follow it and now, in Watching the Tree, she takes us on a journey through the Chinese language, religions, history, using both Chinese proverbs and her own experiences, to bring to us an understanding of the richness of China and the ways that we can take and use some of the wisdom for ourselves in the West 248 pages. Tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Spirituality; ISBN: 0002570998. ISBN/EAN: 9780002570992. Inventory No: 233272. Hardcover 
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Adobe Photoshop Elements 4.0, Adobe
105 Adobe Adobe Photoshop Elements 4.0
Adobe 239113 USA 2005 Softcover Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket Adobe for Windows 206 pages. Black and white illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Technology::Computers; Computers & Internet; Inventory No: 239113. Paperback 
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Price: 14.93 AUD 7.47 AUD 
 
 
Gardening With Conifers, Adrian Bloom
106 Adrian Bloom Gardening With Conifers
Bloomings Books 240653 Australia 2001 First Edition 1876473312 / 9781876473310 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good Adrian Bloom explains how to make the best use of conifers in any garden landscape, large or small, and provides a directory of over 200 of the best cultivars. 192 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Horticulture::Gardening; Gardening; ISBN: 1876473312. ISBN/EAN: 9781876473310. Inventory No: 240653. Hardcover 
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Nice Work - Thirty Years in British Films, Adrian Brunel
107 Adrian Brunel Nice Work - Thirty Years in British Films
Forbes Robertson 224791 London 1949 Hardcover Good Condition Good Adrian begins with the story of British Film making during the first World War and then thirty years later took the plunge into British film production. From then we follow the adventures of Adrian as he fought his way through slumps and booms making every type of film, from comedies to musicals in England, Italy, Germany, Austria, Spain and Morocco 217 pages. Moderately foxed throughout. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Biography; Biography & Autobiography; Film::Cinema. Inventory No: 224791. Hardcover 
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The Maya Codex - Can It Secrets Be Decoded In Time?, Adrian d'Hage
108 Adrian d'Hage The Maya Codex - Can It Secrets Be Decoded In Time?
Michael Joseph 239862 Great Britain 2010 Trade Paperback Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket Deep in the Guatemalan jungle lies the Maya Codex, an ancient document containing a terrible warning for civilisation. Archaeologist Dr Aleta Weizman and CIA agent Curtis O'Connor are desperately searching for the codex, but powerful forces in Washington and Rome will do anything to stop them.Both Weizman and O'Connor know that the earth will align with a massive black hole at the centre of the galaxy on the winter solstice, December 2012 - just as the Mayans predicted. Might a catastrophic pole shift be on the way?From the corridors of power in Nazi Germany to modern-day Washington, from the secret archives of the Vatican to the Temple of the Lost World pyramid in the jungles of Central America, The Maya Codex takes us on a heart-stopping journey to find the codex before it's too late. 467 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Fiction; Fiction; Inventory No: 239862. Paperback 
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The Ape's Reflexion, Adrian Desmond
109 Adrian Desmond The Ape's Reflexion
Blond & Briggs 232681 1979 First Edition 0856340693 / 9780856340697 Hardcover Good Condition Good A thoughtful discussion of whether apes use language. 288 pages. Item Type: Ex-Library. Usual library stamps and markings. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Animals & Nature::Natural History; Natural History & Resources; ISBN: 0856340693. ISBN/EAN: 9780856340697. Inventory No: 232681. Hardcover 
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Price: 17.91 AUD 8.96 AUD 
 
 
The Ape's Reflexion, Adrian Desmond
110 Adrian Desmond The Ape's Reflexion
Quartet Books 232711 London 1980 070433335X / 9780704333352 Softcover Good Condition A thoughtful discussion of whether apes use language. 288 pages. Pen mark to bottom of page edges indicating remainder mark. Light tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Animals & Nature::Natural History; Natural History & Resources; ISBN: 070433335X. ISBN/EAN: 9780704333352. Inventory No: 232711. Paperback 
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Nancy: The Story of Lady Astor, Adrian Fort
111 Adrian Fort Nancy: The Story of Lady Astor
St. Martins Press 238353 New York 2013 First Edition 031259903X / 9780312599034 Hardcover Near Fine Condition Near Fine A new biography of Nancy Astor, American socialite and social crusader who blazed a trail through British society amid two World Wars In 1919, Nancy Astor became the first female Member of Parliament elected to the House of Commons--she was not what had been expected. Far from a virago who had suffered for the cause of female suffrage, Lady Astor was already near the center of the ruling society that had for so long resisted the political upheavals of the early twentieth century, having married into one of the richest families in the world. She wasn't even British, but the daughter of a famous Virginian family, and fiercely proud of her expatriate ancestry. But her moral drive was strong, and she would utilize her position of privilege and influence to blow a bracing American wind into what she regarded as the stuffy corners of British politics. This account charts Nancy Astor's incredible story, from relative penury in the American South to a world of enormous countryside estates and townhouses, and the most lavish entertainments, peopled by the great figures of the day--Churchill, Chamberlain, FDR, Charlie Chapin, J. M. Barrie, and Lawrence of Arabia were all part of her social circle. But hers was not to be an easy life of power and pure glamour; it was also defined by principles and bravery, war and sacrifice, love, and the most embittered disputes. With glorious, page-turning brio, Adrian Fort brings to life this restless, controversial American dynamo, an unforgettable woman who left a deep and lasting imprint on the political life of a nation. 378 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Biography; United States; Biography & Autobiography; ISBN/EAN: 9780312599034. Inventory No: 238353. Hardcover 
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Vindolandra, Adrian Goldsworthy
112 Adrian Goldsworthy Vindolandra
Head Zeus 234777 Australia 2017 9781781974695 Trade Paperback Near Fine Condition AD 98: The bustling army base at Vindolanda lies on the northern frontier of Britannia and the entire Roman world. In just over twenty years time, the Emperor Hadrian will build his famous wall. But for now defences are weak as tribes rebel against Rome, and local druids preach the fiery destruction of the invaders. It falls to Flavius Ferox, Briton and Roman centurion, to keep the peace. But it will take more than just a soldier's courage to survive life in Roman Britain. This is a hugely authentic historical novel, written by one of Britain's leading historians. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction::Historical Fiction; Fiction; ISBN/EAN: 9781781974695. Inventory No: 234777. Paperback 
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Douglas Mawson - Explorer For Science, Adrian Magee
113 Adrian Magee Douglas Mawson - Explorer For Science
Cardigan Street 239074 Australia 1996 First Edition 1863910832 / 9781863910835 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Near Fine Condition No Dust Jacket 44 pages. With black and white photographs and drawings. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Travel::Travel & Exploration; Travel & Places; ISBN: 1863910832. ISBN/EAN: 9781863910835. Inventory No: 239074. Hardcover 
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Price: 11.94 AUD 5.97 AUD 
 
 
Cathy Freeman - A Journey Just Begun, Adrian McGregor
114 Adrian McGregor Cathy Freeman - A Journey Just Begun
Random House 238582 Australia 1998 First Edition 0091836492 / 9780091836498 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good 363 pages. Illustrated with colour and black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Biography; Biography & Autobiography; ISBN: 0091836492. ISBN/EAN: 9780091836498. Inventory No: 238582. Hardcover 
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Price: 19.90 AUD 9.95 AUD 
 
 
Wartime, Adrian Mitchell
115 Adrian Mitchell Wartime
Picador 228759 Great Britain 1973 0330244671 / 9780330244671 Softcover Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket 142 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction; Fiction; ISBN: 0330244671. ISBN/EAN: 9780330244671. Inventory No: 228759. Paperback 
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The Silver Dog and the Bear, Adriana Xenides
116 Adriana Xenides The Silver Dog and the Bear
Spiritual Sense 233601 Australia 1997 0958714606 / 9780958714600 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Near Fine Condition No Dust Jacket Adriana ha led a remarkable life, taking her to the international catwalks of Paris, Madrid and Vienna as a top model, followed by a world breaking career as the longest serving co-host of the international programme "Wheel of Fortune", becoming a true television icon and dearly loved and respected by the Australian public Black and white illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Australian::Australian Fiction; Children; Animals & Nature::Dogs. ISBN: 0958714606. ISBN/EAN: 9780958714600. Inventory No: 233601. Hardcover 
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Price: 24.88 AUD 12.44 AUD 
 
 
More Music For Children's Ballet Classes, Adrianne E Gatland
117 Adrianne E Gatland More Music For Children's Ballet Classes
Gatland 239567 Great Britain 1977 Softcover (Saddle-stapled) Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket 32 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Music::Sheet Music; Music Sheets & Scores; Inventory No: 239567. Paperback 
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Price: 15.00 AUD 7.50 AUD 
 
 
The Forest Giant, Adrien Le Corbeau
118 Adrien Le Corbeau The Forest Giant
Jonathan Cape 230747 Great Britain 1935 New Illustrated Edition Hardcover Good Condition Fair Agnes Miller Parker [Woodcuts] Translated from the French by J. H. Ross. Dust jacket has discolouration. 158 pages. Moderately foxed throughout. Illustrator: Agnes Miller Parker [Woodcuts]. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Essays; Essays & Literary Criticism; Inventory No: 230747. Hardcover 
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Price: 13.93 AUD 6.97 AUD 
 
 
Advance Australia - Album of Melbourne Views, Advance Australia
119 Advance Australia Advance Australia - Album of Melbourne Views
Government PrintER 233666 Melbourne 1889 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket Message reads: With my best love to Dear Mother, Christine, Melbourne Dec 25th 1889. The photos are sepia and fold out to give you a very accurate pictures what Melbourne looked like in 1888-1889. The outside of the book has a few scratches and marks but it is nearly 130 years old so for its age it is in very good condition Inscription to previous owner on front pastedown. Illustrated with black and white photographs. The publication date given above is an estimate only, there being no date given in the book. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Australian::Australian History; Genealogy & Local History; Inventory No: 233666. Hardcover 
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Price: 74.63 AUD 37.32 AUD 
 
 
The Enduring Past [Archaeology of the Ancient World for Australians], Aedeen Cremin [Editor]
120 Aedeen Cremin [Editor] The Enduring Past [Archaeology of the Ancient World for Australians]
New South Wales University Press 231850 NSW, Australia 1988 Reprint 0868401145 / 9780868401140 Softcover Very Good Condition Richly illustrated with over 300 black and white photographs, drawings and maps. 230 pages. Previous owners name on front blank endpaper. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: History::Ancient History; Archaeology; Antiques & Collectibles. ISBN: 0868401145. ISBN/EAN: 9780868401140. Inventory No: 231850. Paperback 
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