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Lion In The Evening, Alan Scholefield
1 Alan Scholefield Lion In The Evening
Heinemann 236185 Great Britain 1974 First Edition 0434678554 / 9780434678556 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good British East Africa during World War I is the setting of this taut, exciting novel. The British are rushing to complete a vital railway link, but progress is hindered by hostile terrain and the depredations of two man-eating lions. While the hungry animals continue to prowl and kill, and the colony slowly bleeds to death under German attack, two men face the greatest challenge of their careers: Colonel Frederick Storey, once a famous hunter, and Richard Kendon, an Amnerican engineer caught in a war not his own. 176 pages. Inscription to previous owner on front endpaper. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Fiction; Fiction; ISBN: 0434678554. ISBN/EAN: 9780434678556. Inventory No: 236185. Hardcover 
Price: 15.00 AUD
Songs of Praise: The Nations Favourite, Andrew Barr
2 Andrew Barr Songs of Praise: The Nations Favourite
Lion Publishing 240910 Great Britain 2001 074595085X / 9780745950853 Hardcover Near Fine Condition Near Fine Written by a former producer of the BBC program, Songs of Praise traces the story from the first broadcast to the present day, 40 years later. With a lightness of touch, Andrew Barr recounts amusing anecdotes, reveals a behind-the-scenes view of how a program is put together, looks back at the most inspirational of the interviews, explores some of the more unusual and imaginative locations and props, and shows how the program has responded to changing musical styles and tastes. All the favorite presenters are there and, above all, there are the hymns which make the program so personal and special. 112 pages. Item Type: TV Tie-in. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Music; Music; ISBN: 074595085X. ISBN/EAN: 9780745950853. Inventory No: 240910. Hardcover 
Price: 15.00 AUD
Aesop's Fables: The Lion and The Mouse & Other Fables, Andrew Stacy Leach [Retold]
3 Andrew Stacy Leach [Retold] Aesop's Fables: The Lion and The Mouse & Other Fables
Ottenheimer Publishers Inc 244312 Australia 1997 0824184114 / 9780824184117 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Very Good No Dust Jacket Holly Hannon Illustrator: Holly Hannon. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Children's::Children's Books; Children; ISBN: 0824184114. ISBN/EAN: 9780824184117. Inventory No: 244312. Hardcover 
Price: 8.50 AUD
Schooling Around: Mascot Madness!, Andy Griffiths
4 Andy Griffiths Schooling Around: Mascot Madness!
Pan Macmillan 243155 Australia 2009 0330424866 / 9780330424868 Softcover Very Good Condition "Mr Brainfright says: 'It's important to keep a sense of humour at all times, especially when you're being ripped apart by a lion.'"Mr Brainfright is a teacher at Northwest Southeast Central School. He teaches Grade Five and in his class is a student called Henry McThrottle who likes telling stories. That's me. Two stickers have been removed. 203 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Children's::Children's Fiction; Children; ISBN/EAN: 9780330424868. Inventory No: 243155. Paperback 
Price: 6.00 AUD
A Brief History of Christian Spirituality, Badley P. Holt
5 Badley P. Holt A Brief History of Christian Spirituality
Lion 234185 Great Britain 1997 0732415853 / 9780732415853 Softcover Good Condition 192 pages. Pen mark to bottom of page edges indicating remainder mark. Tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Religion, Theology; Religion & Theology; ISBN: 0732415853. ISBN/EAN: 9780732415853. Inventory No: 234185. Paperback 
Price: 8.00 AUD
Androcles and the Lion - An Old Fable Renovated by Bernard Shaw, Bernard Shaw
6 Bernard Shaw Androcles and the Lion - An Old Fable Renovated by Bernard Shaw
Penguin Books 125333 Great Britain 1949 Softcover Good No Dust Jacket 158 pages. Previous owner's name on upper front cover. Book appears to have been skewered, indentation through cover and first half of book - does not affect text. Minor rubbing and scuffing to covers and spine, some light foxing. 158 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Plays; Theatre & Plays; Inventory No: 125333. Paperback 
Price: 7.00 AUD
Androcles And The Lion and Old Fable Renovated, Bernard Shaw
7 Bernard Shaw Androcles And The Lion and Old Fable Renovated
Penguin Books 047966 Great Britain 1987 Reprint 0140450130 / 9780140450132 Softcover Good No Dust Jacket Previous owners name on front endpaper. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Plays::Drama; Theatre & Plays; Theatre. ISBN: 0140450130. ISBN/EAN: 9780140450132. Inventory No: 047966. Paperback 
Price: 7.00 AUD
The Lion's Cage: Cecil Rhodes and the Siege of Kimberley, Brian Gardner
8 Brian Gardner The Lion's Cage: Cecil Rhodes and the Siege of Kimberley
Arthur Baker Limited 243227 London 1969 First Edition 0213764776 / 9780213764777 Hardcover Good Condition Good 200 pages. Previous owners stamp on title page. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: History; History; ISBN: 0213764776. ISBN/EAN: 9780213764777. Inventory No: 243227. Hardcover 
Price: 15.00 AUD
The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe [Full Colour Collector's Edition], C.S. Lewis
9 C.S. Lewis The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe [Full Colour Collector's Edition]
HarperCollins 237046 London 1998 0006716776 / 9780006716778 Softcover Near Fine Condition No Dust Jacket Pauline Baynes A full-colour paperback edition of The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, book two in the classic fantasy series, The Chronicles of Narnia. This edition is complete with full-colour cover and interior art by the original illustrator, Pauline Baynes. Four adventurous siblings-Peter, Susan, Edmund, and Lucy Pevensie- step through a wardrobe door and into the land of Narnia, a land frozen in eternal winter and enslaved by the power of the White Witch. But when almost all hope is lost, the return of the Great Lion, Aslan, signals a great change . . . and a great sacrifice. The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe is the second book in C. S. Lewis's classic fantasy series, which has been drawing readers of all ages into a magical land with unforgettable characters for over sixty years. This is a stand-alone read, but if you would like to explore more of the Narnian realm, pick up The Horse and His Boy, the third book in The Chronicles of Narnia. 197 pages. Black and white illustrations. Illustrator: Pauline Baynes. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Children's::Children's Fiction; Children; ISBN: 0006716776. ISBN/EAN: 9780006716778. Inventory No: 237046. Paperback 
Price: 12.50 AUD
Mt Best Book of Big Cats, Christiane Gunzi
10 Christiane Gunzi Mt Best Book of Big Cats
Kingfisher 247303 Great Britain 2002 0753406845 / 9780753406847 Softcover Very Good Condition This is the story of the big cats, from the majestic lion to the powerful tiger. Learn about the first big sabre-toothed cats and the secretive jaguar of the South American rainforests, and discover how the female leopard cares for her young. 32 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Children's::Children's Non Fiction; Children; ISBN: 0753406845. ISBN/EAN: 9780753406847. Inventory No: 247303. Paperback 
Price: 5.00 AUD
The Carpet Wars: From Kabul to Baghdad: A Ten Year Journey along Ancient Trade Routes [Signed], Christopher Kremmer
11 Christopher Kremmer The Carpet Wars: From Kabul to Baghdad: A Ten Year Journey along Ancient Trade Routes [Signed]
Flamingo 245786 Australia 2002 0732268567 / 9780732268565 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good In 1990, Christopher Kremmer arrived in Afghanistan to interview the doomed communist president, Dr Najibullah as rampaging factions of mujahideen massed on the outskirts of Kabul. He found himself intrigued by the politics and culture of the land, and his book provides revealing, often first-hand portraits of warlords such as Ahmad Shah Masood, "the Lion of Panjsher", of Iraqi President Saddam Hussein and of Pakistan's President, General Pervez Musharraf. The real stories of the lands of the ancient silk route, however, are accessed through Kremmer's obsession with the carpets of the region. Initiated into the wonders of the craft through the stunning classic design and pomegranate dyes of the filpai or elephant's foot in Dr Najibullah's office, Kremmer is hooked, and thus tells the tales of his lasting friendships with nomads on portable handlooms to managers of mechanised production units to the merchants in the souks and bazaars. This journey into an ancient, violent, often tragic, but little understood region is also an impassioned plea for the breaking down of the barriers of paranoia, ignorance and hate that continue to divide the world of the 21st-century. 447 pages. Previous owners small sticker on front endpaper. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Travel::Travel & Exploration; Travel & Places; Inscribed by Author. ISBN: 0732268567. ISBN/EAN: 9780732268565. Inventory No: 245786. Hardcover Inscribed by Author
Price: 17.50 AUD
Attica, Garry Kilworth
12 Garry Kilworth Attica
Atom 231538 2006 1904233813 / 9781904233817 Softcover Very Good Condition A novel with echoes of timeless classics such as The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe, The Borrowers, and Alice in Wonderland, Garry Kilworth's Attica reveals a twilight world of forgotten wonders, and extraordinary adventures—all happening just above our heads. Join Jordy, Alex, and Chloe as they cross the portal from our world to a strange and wonderful other place, accessible for just a moment in time through the trap-door of the attic in their family home. From hat-stand forests, to towering hills of old musical instruments, deserts of old books and a great water-tank lake, the vast continent they stumble upon is one of limitless surprises—and that's before they meet the inhabitants: strange clans of small and lumpen people who live in homes constructed from all manner of found things and drive vehicles powered by old sewing-machine parts. It is against this remarkable backdrop that the three children will embark on a spellbinding adventure to recover a prized possession, save a life, and—somehow—find a way back home. A story of courage, loyalty and friendship; of Browsers, Shadow-Tangles and Tatterdermalions; of incredible landscapes, ingenious devices, and cunning plot twists, Attica has a richness and depth that will delight readers of all ages. Light soiling mark to bottom edge of pages. 334 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Children's::Children's Fiction; Children; ISBN: 1904233813. ISBN/EAN: 9781904233817. Inventory No: 231538. Paperback 
Price: 8.50 AUD
Thea Stilton and The Journey to the Lion's Den, Geronimo Stilton
13 Geronimo Stilton Thea Stilton and The Journey to the Lion's Den
Scholastic 246708 USA 2012 0545556279 / 9780545556279 Softcover Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket Join Thea Stilton and the Thea Sisters on this adventure packed with mystery and friendship! The Thea Sisters are in Kenya on a photo safari! The mouselets love exploring the magnificent landscape and learning about the animals on the reserve they're visiting. A lion cub has just been born -- but while they're there, he's kidnapped! It's up to the Thea Sisters to rescue him in an adventure across the savanna. 160 pages. Illustrated in colour. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Children's::Children's Fiction; Children; ISBN/EAN: 9780545556279. Inventory No: 246708. Paperback 
Price: 7.00 AUD
The Glovemen: The World's Best Wicket Keepers, Jack Pollard
14 Jack Pollard The Glovemen: The World's Best Wicket Keepers
Kangaroo Press 244772 Australia 1993 First Edition 0864175566 / 9780864175564 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good While Batsmen And Bowlers Frequently Get The Lion's Share Of Attention They Are No More Crucial To A Cricket Team Than Its Wicket-keeper. This Contains An Extensive Appendix Of Wicket-keeping Records-ranging From 'most Dismissals' In A Career To 'fewer Byes Conceded(perruns Scored And Per Balls Bowled)! A Book For Enthusiasts And Browsers Alike. 192 pages. Illustrated with black and white photograph. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Sport::Cricket; Sports & Pastimes; ISBN: 0864175566. ISBN/EAN: 9780864175564. Inventory No: 244772. Hardcover 
Price: 20.00 AUD
The Day On Fire - A Novel Suggested by The Life of Arthur Rimbaud, James Ramsey Ullman
15 James Ramsey Ullman The Day On Fire - A Novel Suggested by The Life of Arthur Rimbaud
Collins 235255 London 1958 Hardcover Good Condition No Dust Jacket Suggested by the life of Arthur Rimbaud", this biographical novel becomes- in Ullman's hands- an extraordinary and moving document of a man possessed, gifted, but for the greater part of his life- unmotivated. The slender thread of factual record informs a live, at times repellent, portrait of the man he calls Claude Morel, but where Morel's story departs from Rimbaud's is not evident to the reader. Born in the Ardennes of northern France, his childhood dominated by a strange mother and his need to escape her, Claude finally reaches Paris- there to become a drifter, and in a second return, a depraved waster, involved with another poet- Maurice Druard (recognizably Paul Verlaine), but writing, ceaselessly, brilliantly, with a decadence then virtually unknown. Their relationship ends with a shooting- and from then on Claude becomes even more of a wanderer, up and down the length of France, then briefly as a soldier of the Dutch in Asia, a deserter, a hunter, trader, perhaps a slaver, a pilgrim. Finally a teacher at the court of the Lion of Judah, Menelik, he returned to France to die in Marseilles. A haunting tale with an obsessive fascination, it is a tragic book, symbolic of waste, frustration, lost genius. Ullman has used Himbaud's own work as an integral part of his text. 638 pages. Foxing to endpapers and page edges. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Fiction; Fiction; Inventory No: 235255. Hardcover 
Price: 14.00 AUD
A Venetian Bestiary, Jan Morris
16 Jan Morris A Venetian Bestiary
Faber and Faber 231571 Great Britain 2007 0571233058 / 9780571233052 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good Bevis Martin A Venetian Bestiary is a celebration in words and pictures of a 'mighty menagerie of fact and fantasy': the animals of Venice, from its ubiquitous cats and barge dogs to the Golden Stallions and Winged Lion of St Mark. Never has Jan Morris written more enchantingly than in this delightful tribute to the birds and beasts of her favourite city. 100 pages. Illustrator: Bevis Martin. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Countries::Italy; Travel & Places; Literature. ISBN/EAN: 9780571233052. Inventory No: 231571. Hardcover 
Price: 8.50 AUD
Eye of the Labyrinth [Book Two of the Second Sons Trilogy], Jennifer Fallon
17 Jennifer Fallon Eye of the Labyrinth [Book Two of the Second Sons Trilogy]
Voyager / HarperCollins 240314 Australia 2003 073227513X / 9780732275136 Softcover Very Good Condition 'In real life, tia, good people sometimes do bad things and not all bad people are totally evil. Dirk lives with what he's done every day of his life.' Dirk Provin fled Prince Antonov's court in Avacas with tia Veran and is now in hiding in the Baenlands. Antonov, the Lion of Senet, determines to bring Dirk back with a series of atrocities so dreadful, Dirk is unable to ignore them. Antonov's son, Kirsh, has married Princess Alenor of Dhevyn, but is still obsessed with the beautiful young acrobat Marquel who may yet cost him his life. Alenor is discovering that married life is not quite what she imagined, and tries to concentrate on her responsibilities as Queen of Dhevyn. Instead, she is inexorably drawn into a web of deceit and intrigue. It is only in the ruins of Omaxin that Dirk has any hope of uncovering the truth of the Age of Shadows. But the truth he discovers is not at all what he bargained for. 628 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction::Fantasy Fiction; Science Fiction & Fantasy; ISBN: 073227513X. ISBN/EAN: 9780732275136. Inventory No: 240314. Paperback 
Price: 12.00 AUD
Lion of Senet [Book One of the Second Sons Trilogy], Jennifer Fallon
18 Jennifer Fallon Lion of Senet [Book One of the Second Sons Trilogy]
Voyager / HarperCollins 240313 Australia 2002 0732275121 / 9780732275129 Softcover Very Good Condition true darkness, she often heard Murray say, was in men's souls. On the world of Ranadon there is no night and both suns shine brightly. the intervention of Belagren, High Priestess of the Shadowdancers, has banished the Age of Shadows from the skies. Belagren's position is at risk as political rivalries erupt into a deadly game. A volcanic eruption shipwrecks a mysterious sailor on the island of Elcast. His arrival stirs up old hatreds and unravels old secrets. And brings Antonov, the powerful Lion of Senet - and fear - to the Keep of the Duke of Elcast. A strong friendship begins to develop between Dirk, second son of the Duke, and Kirshov Latanya, second son of the Lion of Senet. But will they survive the ambitions of Antonov and Belagren? 657 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction::Fantasy Fiction; Science Fiction & Fantasy; ISBN: 0732275121. ISBN/EAN: 9780732275129. Inventory No: 240313. Paperback 
Price: 12.00 AUD
Crazy Curriculum, Jonathan Clements
19 Jonathan Clements Crazy Curriculum
An Armada Lion 080844 London, England. 1988 0006929036 / 9780006929031 Softcover Good No Dust Jacket Malcolm Livingstone 143 pages. B/W illustrations. Illustrator: Malcolm Livingstone. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Literature; Literature & Literary; ISBN: 0006929036. ISBN/EAN: 9780006929031. Inventory No: 080844. Paperback 
Price: 7.00 AUD
Look At It This Way, Justin Cartwright
20 Justin Cartwright Look At It This Way
Picador 227668 Great Britain 1990 0330317695 / 9780330317696 Softcover Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket From the moment an unemployed City broker is devoured by an escapee from the Zoo, we are embarked upon a dazzling journey through nineties' London. A city peopled by a rich and varied cast of characters - from the City, journalism, the criminal world, advertising, music hall and the East End. Lurking in the background is nemesis in the shape of a hungry lion. 275 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction; Fiction; ISBN: 0330317695. ISBN/EAN: 9780330317696. Inventory No: 227668. Paperback 
Price: 8.00 AUD
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