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Charles Dickens and His Performing Selves : Dickens and the Public Readings

By: Andrews, Malcolm

Price: $17.90

Publisher: UK, Oxford University Press: 2007

Seller ID: 11308


Slight bit of creasing to page edges, minor edgewear. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Paperback View more info

Selected Letters

By: Aretino, Translated by George Bull, Pietro

Price: $15.00

Publisher: UK, Penguin: 1976

Seller ID: 33076


Ink stamps on top and bottom page block edges. Page block edges and endpapers very browned/foxed. Size: 12mo (7 to 7.5 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Minor marks and wear to book. ISBN: 0140443177. ISBN/EAN: 9780140443172. ** Postage for this light book will be reduced by 30% AFTER order is placed ** Paperback View more info

Storymen

By: Bell, Hannah Rachel

Price: $20.00

Publisher: UK, Cambridge Univ. Press: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21796


Review Copy with note as such pasted neatly in Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Paperback View more info

The Veiled Wanderer: Marcel Proust

By: Bibesco, Princess Marthe

Price: $15.00

Publisher: UK, Falcon Press: 1949

Seller ID: 25102


Size: 12mo (7 to 7.5 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact, but spine is slightly cocked. Light foxing/browning to front/rear pages, text pages clean. Dust Jacket edgeworn, small open tears, and foxing/browning.. Prior owner's book-plate laid in. Edges lightly browned/foxed. Minor marks and soiling to boards. ** Postage for this light book will be reduced by 30% AFTER order is placed ** Hardcover View more info

Trunk : Volume One: Hair

By: Boccalatte and Meredith Jones, Suzanne

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Australia, Boccalatte Pty Ltd: 2009

Seller ID: 23775


Ribbon bookmark frayed at end. Small open tears in paper wraparound. Size: 12mo (7 to 7.5 inches). Lovely clean solidly bound copy. Edges greyed with dust marks. Minor marks and wear. ISBN/EAN: 9780980631203. Paperback View more info

Boswell's London Journal 1762 - 1763

By: Boswell, James

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Australia, Heinemann: 1951

Seller ID: 26494


First Australian Edition. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding very good. Light foxing/browning to front/rear pages, text pages clean. Moderate wear to jacket but still complete. Edges slightly browned/foxed. Hardcover View more info

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Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf

By: Bottoms, Stephen J

Price: $14.90

Publisher: UK, Cambridge University Press: 2000

Seller ID: 15951


Minor edgewear. A detailed study of the famous play Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Paperback View more info

The Passion of Ayn Rand

By: Branden, Barbara

Price: $15.00

Publisher: USA, Doubleday: 1986

Seller ID: 28878


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight. Edges slightly browned/foxed. Minor marks/wear to boards, jacket, page edges. ISBN: 0385191715. ISBN/EAN: 9780385191715. Hardcover View more info

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The Path to Genocide : Essays on Launching the Final Solution

By: Browning, Christopher R.

Price: $14.90

Publisher: New York, Cambridge University Press: 1992

Seller ID: 16336


Very light spotting to page edges; crossed out small previous owner name to front endpaper; minor soiling and bumping to boards. Binding tight and square; inside pages clean. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). ISBN: 0521417015. ISBN/EAN: 9780521417013. ** Postage for this light book will be reduced by 30% AFTER order is placed ** Hardcover View more info

Frederick Delius: Music, Art and Literature

By: Carley, Edited by Lionel

Price: $50.00

Publisher: UK, Ashgate: 1998

Seller ID: 31077


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine slightly cocked. Minor marks and wear to book and jacket. Ex-Library with discreet stamps only. ISBN: 1859282229. ISBN/EAN: 9781859282229. Hardcover View more info

Thoughts and Adventures

By: Churchill, Winston S.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: UK, Odhams: 1949

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 20847


Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Lovely clean solidly bound copy. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears, with some light soiling. Now protected in non-adhesive clear wrap. Hardcover View more info

Images in Aspic

By: Cliff, Charmian

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Australia, Horwitz Publications: 1965

Seller ID: 27245


Rubbing, creasing and other wear to covers. Minor water damage to early pages. Size: 16mo (6 to 7 inches). Binding tight, but spine dented/damaged. Prior owner's signature in ink. Illustrator: Cedric Flower. ** Postage for this light book will be reduced by 30% AFTER order is placed ** Paperback View more info

A Recipe for Dreaming

By: Courtenay, Bryce

Price: $14.90

Publisher: Australia, William Heinemann Australia: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3921


Bit of spotting to page edges and prelims : JACKET: Light edgewear. The uncommon first printing . Cute little book Size: 16mo (6 to 7 inches). ISBN: 0855615079. ISBN/EAN: 9780855615079. ** Postage for this light book will be reduced by 30% AFTER order is placed ** Hardcover View more info

Twilight of Love: Travels with Turgenev

By: Dessaix, Robert

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Australia, Pan Macmillan: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32655


Inscribed 'For Agneswith sincerest good wishes Robert Dessaix.' Title on spine slightly rubbed. Minor edgewear to boards. Page block edge lightly foxed/stained. Ribbon bookmark lightly frayed. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine slightly faded. ISBN: 0330364995. ISBN/EAN: 9780330364997. Hardcover View more info

Older and Wiser: Essays 2002-2009

By: Devine, Frank

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Australia, Quadrant Books: 2009

Seller ID: 29086


Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Hardcover View more info

Late Harvest

By: Douglas, Norman

Price: $14.90

Publisher: UK, Lindsay Drummond: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8568


Some rubbing and bumping to board edges; spotting to top page edge. Jacket: Some rubbing and browning to spine; light edgewear. Large piece cut out of flap for price-clipping.. Price-clipped. ** Postage for this light book will be reduced by 30% AFTER order is placed ** Hardcover View more info

Walking Ella: A dog day dossier

By: Drewe, Robert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Australia, Box Press: 1998

Seller ID: 26622


Minor marks and wear to box. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight. Minor marks/wear to covers and page edges.. ISBN: 1876233079. ISBN/EAN: 9781876233075. ** Postage for this light book will be reduced by 30% AFTER order is placed ** Paperback View more info

Letters from a Life: Selected Letters of Benjamin Britten 1913-1976: Volume Three 1946-1951

By: Edited by Donald Mitchell, Philip Reed and Mervyn Cooke

Price: $24.90

Publisher: UK, Faber: 2004

Seller ID: 24058


Minor marks and edgewear to jacket and boards. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Edges lightly soiled or stained. ISBN: 057122282X. ISBN/EAN: 9780571222827. ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Australia ** Hardcover View more info

A Reflection of the Other Person: The Letters of Virginia Woolf Volume 4 1929-1931

By: Edited by Nigel Nicolson

Price: $50.00

Publisher: UK, The Hogarth Press: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23050


Minor marks and edgewear to jacket and boards. Jacket flaps lightly foxed. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body clean and un-marked. Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Edges lightly soiled or stained. ISBN: 0701204486. ISBN/EAN: 9780701204488. Hardcover View more info

Ideas and Opinions

By: Einstein, Albert

Price: $28.00

Publisher: UK, Folio Society: 2010

Seller ID: 28228


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Hardcover View more info

Theophrastus Such

By: Eliot, George

Price: $14.90

Publisher: UK, William Blackwood And Sons:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 1154


Blue Cloth boards a little scuffed; wear at spine ends. Ex-libris sticker to paste-down. It was Fred Butler's copy ! ; Some nerk has cut a large corner off the first free page. Prelims are browned A and very solid copy: JACKET: n/a Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Hardcover View more info

Chaucer's Landscapes and Other Essays

By: Elliott, Ralph W.V.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Australia, Australian Scholarly Publishing: 2010

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 27794


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text has a few pencil marks. Binding tight. Signed by Author. Paperback View more info

The World of A. J. Wentworth, B.A.

By: Ellis, H.F.

Price: $14.90

Publisher: UK, Penguin: 1964

Seller ID: 8945


Very dark uniform browning to entire text and page edges. Significant browning, soiling and spotting to front cover and prelims, spine heel held together with clear tape. Size: 12mo (7 to 7.5 inches). ** Postage for this light book will be reduced by 30% AFTER order is placed ** Paperback View more info

Tilting Cages: An Anthology of Refugee Writings

By: Flutter and Carl Solomon, Edited by Naomi

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia, Self published: 1995

Seller ID: 32382


Minor foxing, edgewear and fading to covers. Size: Slim 8vo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Slight foxing front/rear pages, most of text is clean. Edges slightly foxed. ISBN: 0646261835. ISBN/EAN: 9780646261836. ** Postage for this light book will be reduced by 30% AFTER order is placed ** Paperback View more info

Aesthetics and Analysis in Writing on Religion: Modern Fascinations

By: Gold, Daniel

Price: $15.00

Publisher: USA, University of California Press: 2003

Seller ID: 27391


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight. Light brown tape marks to front & rear endpapers. ISBN: 0520236149. ISBN/EAN: 9780520236141. Paperback View more info

The Saturday Book No. 33

By: Hadfield, John

Price: $24.90

Publisher: UK, Hutchinson London: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4373


In original box which is rubbed; moth damage and scuffing to edges; and some soiling. Boards are pristine. Front free endpaper has a crease. Otherwise . ; : JACKET: Minor scuffing along top and bottom edges. Some evidence of mild spotting. Printer's varnish has yellowed slightly.. Price-clipped. ISBN: 0091174902. ISBN/EAN: 9780091174903. Hardcover View more info

Essays on Astrology

By: Hand, Robert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: USA, Whitford Press: 1982

Seller ID: 28386


ISBN: 0914918427. ISBN/EAN: 9780914918424. ** Postage for this light book will be reduced by 30% AFTER order is placed ** Paperback View more info

A Moveable Feast

By: Hemingway, Ernest

Price: $100.00

Publisher: UK, Jonathan Cape: 1964

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 30967


Touch of rubbing wear to front of jacket Size: 12mo (7 to 7.5 inches). Text body is clean and un-marked. Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Minor marks and wear to book and jacket. Now protected in non-adhesive clear wrap. Hardcover View more info

Love, Poverty, and War: Journeys and Essays

By: Hitchens, Christopher

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Australia, Nation Books: 2004

Seller ID: 31386


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. ISBN: 1560255803. ISBN/EAN: 9781560255802. Paperback View more info

Critical Theory: Selected Essays

By: Horkheimer, Max

Price: $18.00

Publisher: USA, Continuum Publishing Co: 1992

Seller ID: 31432


Prior owner's inscription whited out. Annotated throughout in pen and pencil. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Binding tight, spine fine. Minor marks and wear to book. ISBN: 0826400833. ISBN/EAN: 9780826400833. Paperback View more info