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Dawn - One Hell Of A Life

By: Dawn Fraser

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Australia, Hodder & Stoughton: 2001

Seller ID: 224822

ISBN: 073361342X

Condition: Very Good Condition


420 pages. Illustrated with colour and black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Autobiography::Memoir; Biography & Autobiography; Australian. ISBN: 073361342X. ISBN/EAN: 9780733613425. Inventory No: 224822. Hardcover View more info

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Dear Fatty

By: Dawn French

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Australia, Century: 2008

Seller ID: 238664

Condition: Very Good Condition


One of the greatest comedy actresses of our time, Dawn French has a career that has spanned nearly three decades, encompassing a vast and brilliant array of characters. Loved for her irreverant humour, she has achieved massive success while pushing boundaries and challenging stereotypes. In this memoir in the form of letters to people in her life, she describes her journey. Beginning her career as part of the groundbreaking alternative comedy group the Comic Strip, she t... View more info

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Love in the Outback

By: Deb Hunt

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia, Pan Macmillan: 2014

Seller ID: 237932

ISBN: 1742613977

Condition: Very Good Condition


The true story of an unlikely romance set in the Australian outback. The year before she turned fifty, Deb Hunt stopped dating. She was done with love and sick of chasing men who didn't return her affections. When her most recent flame announced he was marrying someone else, Deb knew it was time to make a change. She landed a job as a marketing assistant with the Royal Flying Doctor Service and left London for the sunshine of Sydney on a mission to find happiness without... View more info

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A Song for Mary: An Irish-American Memory

By: Dennis Smith

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Australia, Flamingo: 1999

Seller ID: 238186

ISBN: 0732264103

Condition: Good Condition


This text presents Dennis Smith's story of life as it was in the 1940s, growing up as an Irish-American in the tenements of New York City. 368 pages. Tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Autobiography::Memoir; Biography & Autobiography; ISBN: 0732264103. ISBN/EAN: 9780732264109. Inventory No: 238186. Paperback View more info

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The Way To Minack

By: Derek Tangye

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Sphere: 1975

Seller ID: 245293

ISBN: 0722183666

Condition: Good Condition


192 pages. Pages browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Non Fiction; Biography & Autobiography; Autobiography::Memoir. ISBN: 0722183666. ISBN/EAN: 9780722183663. Inventory No: 245293. Paperback View more info

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Two Dogs & A Garden

By: Derelie Cherry

Price: $40.00

Publisher: NSW, Australia, Paradise Publishers: 2009

Seller ID: 240850

ISBN: 0646509578

Condition: Near Fine Condition


Filled with passion, beauty and truly gorgeous photographs, this delightful book is about an extraordinary and unique garden and the trials and tribulations experienced by those living in it: Derelie, Bob, Jessee and Trudy. By 1999 Bob, plant hunter and breeder extraordinaire, was divorced and looking for a new wife. Derelie was happily ensconced in book publishing and not looking for a husband. But fate intervened and decided to introduce the pair at the Melbourne Inter... View more info

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Then Again

By: Diane Keaton

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 237522

ISBN: 1400068789

Condition: Very Good Condition


The Sunday Business Post Mom loved adages, quotes, slogans. There were always little reminders pasted on the kitchen wall. For example, the word THINK. I found THINK thumbtacked on a bulletin board in her darkroom. I saw it Scotch-taped on a pencil box she'd collaged. I even found a pamphlet titled THINK on her bedside table. Mom liked to THINK. So begins Diane Keaton's unforgettable memoir about her mother and herself. In it you will meet the woman known to tens of mill... View more info

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Then Again - A Memoir

By: Diane Keaton

Price: $13.00

Publisher: London, 4th Estate: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 238339

ISBN: 0007435703

Condition: Very Good Condition


Autobiography of the world-famous, and much-loved, actress. Best known for her role as Annie Hall in Woody Allen's film of the same name, for which she won an Academy Award for Best Actress, Keaton has had a fascinating and highly successful career, with roles in 'The Godfather', 'Reds', 'Father of the Bride', 'Something's Gotta Give' and many more. Personally Keaton has had relationships with Woody Allen, Warren Beatty, and Al Pacino - all of whom she remains in touch w... View more info

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Tears In My Champagne

By: Dianne Weedon with Sue Gough

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Australia, Champagne: 1984

Seller ID: 236278

ISBN: 0959633928

Condition: Good Condition


At the tender age of 23, Diane Weedon was at the height of her career as Australia's youngest food and wine expert. Then a spinal injury left her confined to a stretcher. 205 pages. Tanning to pages. Cover edges rubbed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Autobiography::Memoir; Biography & Autobiography; Australian. ISBN: 0959633928. ISBN/EAN: 9780959633924. Inventory No: 236278. Paperback View more info

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Dickie Bird: My Autobiography

By: Dickie Bird with Keith Lodge

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Australia, Hodder & Stoughton: 1997

Seller ID: 242212

ISBN: 0340684577

Condition: Good Condition


By the time Dickie Bird retired from international cricket in 1996, he had stood at over 66 Test matches and 150 internationals. In this autobiography Dickie gives a behind-the-scenes account of the game and those involved in it. 367 pages. Foxing to endpapers and page edges. Illustrated with colour and black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Autobiography; Books for Writers; Sport::Cricket. ISBN: 0340684577. ISBN/EAN: 978... View more info

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Dirk Bogarde: The Complete Autobiography: A Postillion Struck by Lightning; Snakes and Ladders; An Orderly Man; Backcloth

By: Dirk Bogarde

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Octopus Books: 1988

Seller ID: 244344

ISBN: 0706438078

Condition: Good Condition


720 pages. Tanning to pages. Complete and Unabridged. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Autobiography; Biography & Autobiography; ISBN: 0706438078. ISBN/EAN: 9780706438079. Inventory No: 244344. Hardcover View more info

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An Orderly Man

By: Dirk Bogarde

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Triad Panther: 1984

Seller ID: 239708

ISBN: 0586058931

Condition: Good Condition


First published in 1983, An Orderly Man is volume three of Dirk Bogarde's best-selling memoirs After completing work on Visconti's Death in Venice, the celebrated actor seeks a refuge from 20 years of 'continual motion'. This dream of a peaceful retreat materialises itself in the form of a neglected farmhouse in the South of France. However, before he is rewarded with the calm he craves, he is forced to endure the relative evils of dying olive trees and the rampaging mis... View more info

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My Son's Father: An Autobiography

By: Dom Moraes

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Secker & Warburg: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 232700

ISBN: 0436286017

Condition: Good Condition


This book covers two lives. The first is a childhood in India described with a richness and colour that marks out the born poet. The second is that of a young man in England, adopted by the most prominent writers, moving between Oxford and Soho with its sordid but still more fascinating Bohemianism. 242 pages. Foxing to outer page edges. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Autobiography; Biography & Autobiography; ISBN: ... View more info

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Talbot: Nothing But The Best

By: Don Talbot

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Australia, Lothian: 2003

Seller ID: 240497

ISBN: 073440512X

Condition: Good Condition


A forthright biography of Australia's most successful and controversial swimming coach. Don Talbot's story is unique - over the fifty years he has been coach to almost every gold medallist and great name in Australian swimming. 302 pages. Pen mark to bottom of page edges indicating remainder mark. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Autobiography::Memoir; Biography & Autobiography; ISBN/EAN: 978... View more info

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The Two Worlds of Donald Edwards

By: Donald Edwards

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 227607

ISBN: 0091006902

Condition: Good Condition


Starting on a provincial paper, he reached supreme control of all news and current affairs in the BBC and then Independent Television News. During the war he was at the heart of the famous BBC system of communication to occupied Europe. 186 pages. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Autobiography::Memoir; Biography & Autobiography; ISBN: 0091006902. ISBN/EAN: 9780091006907. Inventory No: 227607. Hardcover View more info

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The Best Day The Worst Day: Life with Jane Kenyon

By: Donald Hall

Price: $14.00

Publisher: USA, Houghton Mifflin Company: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 235285

ISBN: 0618478019

Condition: Very Good Condition


Donald Hall's celebrated book of poems Without was written for his wife, Jane Kenyon, who died in 1995. Hall returns to this powerful territory in The Best Day the Worst Day, a work of prose that is equally "a work of art, love, and generous genius" (Liz Rosenberg, Boston Globe). Jane Kenyon was nineteen years younger than Donald Hall and a student poet at the University of Michigan when they met. Hall was her teacher. The Best Day the Worst Day is an intimate ac... View more info

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Notorious: The Life of Ingrid Bergmann

By: Donald Spoto

Price: $25.00

Publisher: USA, HarperCollins: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 237898

ISBN: 0060187026

Condition: Very Good Condition


Chronicles the life of the much admired international screen legend, from her childhood in Sweden to her role as the star of such films as Casablanca, The Bell's of St. Mary's, and Notorious. 60,000 first printing. $40,000 ad/promo. Tour. 474 pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Autobiography; Biography & Autobiography; ISBN: 0060187026. ISBN/EAN: 9780060187026. Inventory No: 237898. Hardcover View more info

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I Was Never Here and This Never Happened: Tasty Bits & Spicy Tales From My Life

By: Dorinda Hafner

Price: $12.00

Publisher: USA, Ten Speed Press: 1996

Seller ID: 237618

ISBN: 0898156416

Condition: Very Good Condition


his is an autobiography by the author of "A Taste of Africa", Dorinda Hafner. She weaves traditional stories and recipes in this memoir of her Ghanian heritage and her 17 years in Australia. 182 pages. Previous owner details on inside cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Autobiography; Biography & Autobiography; ISBN: 0898156416. ISBN/EAN: 9780898156416. Inventory No: 237618. Paperback View more info