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The Man From Snowy River and Other Verses

By: A. B. (Banjo) Paterson

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Australia, Angus & Robertson:

Seller ID: 243658

Condition: Good Condition


179 pages. Pages browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Australian::Australian Poetry, Prose, Verse; Poetry; Inventory No: 243658. Paperback View more info

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The Poems of Adam Lindsay Gordon

By: Adam Lindsay Gordon, Edited by Frank Maldon Robb

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Melbourne, Oxford University Press: 1955

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 245493

Condition: Good Condition


388 pages. Dust jacket has rubbing and small closed tears to edges. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Poetry; Poetry; Australian::Australian Poetry, Prose, Verse. Inventory No: 245493. Hardcover View more info

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My Lady Life - A Writer's Story

By: Alan D. Mickle

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Australia, F.W. Cheshire: 1960

Edition: First Australian Edition

Seller ID: 229909

Condition: Very Good Condition


102 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Poetry::Prose; Poetry; Inventory No: 229909. Hardcover View more info

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The Cricketer's Companion

By: Alan Ross [Editor]

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Bibliophile Books: 1984

Seller ID: 232429

ISBN: 0413460207

Condition: Good Condition


Contents: Cricket Stories; Great Players; Men and Moements; The Poetry of Cricket; New Poetry; New Prose. Illustrated endpapers. 582 pages. Foxing to outer page edges. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Sport::Cricket; Sports & Pastimes; ISBN: 0413460207. ISBN/EAN: 9780413460202. Inventory No: 232429. Hardcover View more info

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Now is the Time to Open our Heart

By: Alice Walker

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 2004

Seller ID: 248784

ISBN: 0297847864

Condition: Good Condition


Kate has always been a wanderer. A well-published author, married several times, she has lived a life full of exploration. Now, as she begins to feel the first ravages of age, she wants to find a new sense of meaning. She leaves her lover Yolo on a journey down the Colorado river - a journey that will force her to re-explore her past and her future, and her connection to the real world. On her travels she meets shamans and the mysterious spiritual world of the native Indian. Yolo too begins his own journey as he travels to Hawaii and meets a former lover whose life is being destroyed by the ex... View more info

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Dylan Thomas: Poet of His People

By: Andrew Sinclair

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 242833

ISBN: 0718114388

Condition: Very Good Condition


Everyone who reads this book will return to Dylan's extraordinary prose and poetry with fresh insights and understanding of the man and the genius. 240 pages. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Biography; Biography & Autobiography; ISBN: 0718114388. ISBN/EAN: 9780718114381. Inventory No: 242833. Hardcover View more info

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Below The Surface - Reflections On Life And Living

By: Anne Spencer Parry & Marjorie Pizer

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Australia, A7R: 1994

Seller ID: 237731

ISBN: 0207180431

Condition: Very Good Condition


87 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Poetry; Poetry; Australian::Australian Poetry, Prose, Verse. ISBN: 0207180431. ISBN/EAN: 9780207180439. Inventory No: 237731. Hardcover View more info

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Our Poets at School And Other Fancies in Prose and Verse

By: Arthur Compton Rickett

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, England, Ernest Cooper: 1921

Seller ID: 130729

Condition: Fair Condition


Spine missing. Slight browning to the outer edges. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Poetry; Poetry; Inventory No: 130729. Hardcover View more info

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The World of the Sentimental Bloke

By: Barry Watts [Compiled]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia, Angus & Robertson: 1976

Seller ID: 241170

ISBN: 020713366

Condition: Very Good Condition


Oblong. This is a scrapbook of C J Dennis's life and popular work as well as the films, plays and records which his writing inspired. Has plastic slip cover which has a few small tears to edges 128 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Australian::Australian Poetry, Prose, Verse; Poetry; Inventory No: 241170. Hardcover View more info

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Life of Galileo [Bertolt Brecht: Plays, Poetry and Prose Volume 5 Part One]

By: Bertolt Brecht

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1980

Seller ID: 235671

ISBN: 0413390705

Condition: Very Good Condition


Edited by Ralph Manheim , Translated by J. Willett . 265 pages. Text has been underlined and notations in margins in pencil in places. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Plays; Theatre & Plays; ISBN: 0413390705. ISBN/EAN: 9780413390707. Inventory No: 235671. Paperback View more info

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Heat: Adventures in The World's Fiery Places

By: Bill Streever

Price: $25.00

Publisher: USA, Little, Brown: 2013

Seller ID: 241984

ISBN: 0316105333

Condition: Near Fine Condition


A bestselling scientist and nature writer who goes to any extreme to uncover the answers, Bill Streever sets off to find out what heat really means. Let him be your guide and you'll firewalk across hot coals and sweat it out in Death Valley, experience intense fever and fire, learn about the invention of matches and the chemistry of cooking, drink crude oil, and explore thermonuclear weapons and the hottest moment of all time-the big bang. Melting glaciers, warming oceans, forest fires, droughts-it's clear that today's world is getting hotter. But while we know the agony of a sunburn or the co... View more info

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The Age Of Shakespeare - 2

By: Boris Ford - Editor

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Pelican / Penguin Books: 1955

Seller ID: 232001

Condition: Good Condition


Miss M., a pretty and diminutive young woman with a passion for shells, fossils, flints, butterflies and stuffed animals, struggles to deal with her isolation from the rest of society due to her extraordinarily small size. When her father dies, she must make her own way in a world that treats her as an entertaining curiosity, a momentary diversion from the game of making ones way up the social ladder. An elegiac, misanthropic, sometimes perverse study of isolation, de la Mare's prize-winning classic seduces by its gentle charm and elegant prose. 479 pages. Age tanning to pages. Quantity Availa... View more info

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Cold Mountain

By: Charles Frazier

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Sceptre: 1997

Seller ID: 237724

ISBN: 034068058X

Condition: Very Good Condition


THE INTERNATIONAL NUMBER ONE BESTSELLER.'Magnificent' Observer 'A beautiful book, written in exquisite prose' Kate AtkinsonA soldier wounded in the Civil War, Inman turns his back on the carnage of the battlefield and begins the treacherous journey home to Cold Mountain, and to Ada, the woman he loved before the war began. As Inman attempts to make his way across the mountains, through the devastated landscape of a soon-to-be-defeated South, Ada struggles to make a living from the land her once-wealthy father left when he died. Neither knows if the other is still alive.From the bestselling aut... View more info

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The Longer Prose Works of Walter Savage Landor Vol One

By: Charles G. Crump [Edited with notes]

Price: $17.50

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent: 1892

Seller ID: 230743

Condition: Good Condition


Green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. 409 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Poetry::Prose; Poetry; Inventory No: 230743. Hardcover View more info

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The Voyage to Brindisi and Other Poems

By: Charles Higham

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Australia, Angus & Robertson: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 225513

ISBN: 0207953597

Condition: Very Good Condition


75 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Australian::Australian Poetry, Prose, Verse; Poetry; ISBN: 0207953597. ISBN/EAN: 9780207953590. Inventory No: 225513. Hardcover View more info

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The International Terminal

By: Christopher Pollnitz [Editor]

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, The University of Newcastle: 1988

Seller ID: 242026

ISBN: 0725906200

Condition: Good Condition


143 pages. Foxing to outer page edges. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Australian::Australian Poetry, Prose, Verse; Poetry; Poetry. ISBN: 0725906200. ISBN/EAN: 9780725906207. Inventory No: 242026. Paperback View more info

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The Great Wave: Price Revolutions and the Rhythm of History

By: David Hackett Fischer

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1996

Seller ID: 247854

ISBN: 019505377X

Condition: Near Fine Condition


David Hackett Fischer, one of our most prominent historians, has garnered a reputation for making history come alive - even stories as familiar as Paul Revere's ride, or as complicated as the assimilation of British culture in North America. Now, in The Great Wave, Fischer has done it again, marshalling an astonishing array of historical facts in lucid and compelling prose to outline a history of prices - 'the history of change', as Fischer puts it - covering the dazzling sweep of Western history from the medieval glory of Chartres to the modern day. Going far beyond the economic data, Fischer... View more info

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This Truth Never Fails

By: David Rynick

Price: $12.00

Publisher: 2012, Wisdom Publications: 2012

Seller ID: 233135

ISBN: 1614290083

Condition: Near Fine Condition


This Truth Never Fails is a playful yet well-grounded narrative of a year in the life of an unusual Zen master. Far from the silent and detached stereotype of Zen teachers, Rynick writes with disarming humour, offering both the struggles and the joys of ordinary life as opportunities for insight. Anyone looking for inspiration to bring a simple spiritual awareness into their daily lives, and also those interested in finding ways to more deeply integrate faith (in any tradition) with practice will find this book reassuring and encouraging. This book appeals to the broad "mindfulness" an... View more info