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Voltaire and the Century of Light

By: Aldridge, Alfred Owen

Price: $25.00

Publisher: USA, Princeton University Press: 1975

Seller ID: 35451

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Fine Condition


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Price clipped inside book. Minor marks and wear to book. ISBN/EAN: 9780691617602. Paperback View more info

Storymen

By: Bell, Hannah Rachel

Price: $20.00

Publisher: UK, Cambridge Univ. Press: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21796

Condition: Fine Condition


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

Virginia Woolf and Neuropsychiatry

By: Bennett, Maxwell

Price: $60.00

Publisher: The Netherlands, Springer: 2013

Seller ID: 37457

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Fine Condition


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. ISBN/EAN: 9789400757479. Hardcover View more info

Boswell's London Journal 1762 - 1763

By: Boswell, James

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Australia, Heinemann: 1951

Seller ID: 26494

Condition: Very Good Condition


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

The Passion of Ayn Rand

By: Branden, Barbara

Price: $15.00

Publisher: USA, Doubleday: 1986

Seller ID: 28878

ISBN: 0385191715

Condition: Very Good Condition


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

Frederick Delius: Music, Art and Literature

By: Carley, Edited by Lionel

Price: $50.00

Publisher: UK, Ashgate: 1998

Seller ID: 31077

ISBN: 1859282229

Condition: Very Good Condition


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

Chekhov: A Life in Letters

By: Chekhov, Translated and Edited by Gordon McVay, Anton

Price: $45.00

Publisher: UK, Folio Society: 1994

Seller ID: 38321

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


Slipcase still in very good condition, some fading and minor wear. Foxing to page block edges, text clean. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding still very good. ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Australia ** 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

ISBN: 0330364995

Condition: Very Good Condition


Inscribed 'For Agnes with 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

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Fine Condition


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

Rysard Kapuscinski: A Life

By: Domoslawski, Artur

Price: $25.00

Publisher: UK, Verso: 2012

Seller ID: 38492

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Minor marks and wear to book and jacket. ISBN/EAN: 9781844678587. Hardcover View more info

Studies in Latin Literature and its Influence: Tacitus

By: Dorey, Edited by T.A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: UK, Routledge: 1969

Seller ID: 35362

ISBN: 0710064322

Condition: Very Good Condition


Edgewear to jacket including chips and closed tears. Dent to spine board. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Previous owner's signature in ink. Minor marks and wear to book and jacket. ISBN: 0710064322. ISBN/EAN: 9780710064325. Hardcover View more info

Late Harvest

By: Douglas, Norman

Price: $14.90

Publisher: UK, Lindsay Drummond: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8568

Condition: Very Good Condition


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 A$6 to Australia , A$10 Worldwide (Untracked). Adjusted after checkout **. Tracked worldwide will be as per shipping charge Hardcover View more info

Walking Ella: A dog day dossier

By: Drewe, Robert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Australia, Box Press: 1998

Seller ID: 26622

ISBN: 1876233079

Condition: Very Good Condition


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 A$6 to Australia , A$10 Worldwide (Untracked). Adjusted after checkout **. Tracked worldwide will be as per shipping charge Paperback 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

ISBN: 0701204486

Condition: Very Good Condition


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

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


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

Condition: Good Condition


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

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


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

Condition: Good Condition


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 A$6 to Australia , A$10 Worldwide (Untracked). Adjusted after checkout **. Tracked worldwide will be as per shipping charge Paperback View more info

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Sitelines

By: Flannery, Blainey, Marr etc

Price: $14.90

Publisher: Australia, Sydney Harbour Trust: 2005

Seller ID: 18379

ISBN: 0975109405

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean and un-marked. Lovely clean solidly bound copy. Illustrator: Harry Williamson Design. ISBN: 0975109405. ISBN/EAN: 9780975109403. ** Postage for this light book will be A$6 to Australia , A$10 Worldwide (Untracked). Adjusted after checkout **. Tracked worldwide will be as per shipping charge Paperback View more info

Beatific Soul: Jack Kerouac on the Road

By: Gewirtz, Isaac

Price: $20.00

Publisher: USA, Scala Publishers: 2007

Seller ID: 36106

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


Empty ex-libris plate on title page. Tape on endpapers. Size: 4to (11 to 13 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine slightly cocked. Minor marks and wear to book and jacket. ISBN/EAN: 9781857594973. ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Australia ** Hardcover 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

ISBN: 0520236149

Condition: Very Good Condition


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

Dream Days

By: Grahame, Kenneth

Price: $12.00

Publisher: UK, The Bodley Head: 1950

Seller ID: 33657

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good Condition


Front/rear pages very foxed, sporadic foxing within. Edgewear to jacket including chips and small tears. Minor wear to boards. Size: 12mo (7 to 7.5 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Edges foxed and browned. Illustrator: Ernest H. Shepard. ** Postage for this light book will be A$6 to Australia , A$10 Worldwide (Untracked). Adjusted after checkout **. Tracked worldwide will be as per shipping charge Hardcover 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

ISBN: 0091174902

Condition: Fine Condition


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

Condition: Fine Condition


ISBN: 0914918427. ISBN/EAN: 9780914918424. ** Postage for this light book will be A$6 to Australia , A$10 Worldwide (Untracked). Adjusted after checkout **. Tracked worldwide will be as per shipping charge Paperback View more info

Seeking the Centre: The Australian Desert in Literature, Art and Film

By: Haynes, Roslynn D.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: UK, Cambridge Univ. Press: 1998

Seller ID: 38371

ISBN: 0521571111

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight. Minor marks and wear to book and jacket. ISBN: 0521571111. ISBN/EAN: 9780521571111. 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

ISBN: 1560255803

Condition: Fine Condition


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

Deconstructing the Hero:Literary Theory and Children's Literature

By: Hourihan, Margery

Price: $38.00

Publisher: UK, Routledge: 1997

Seller ID: 22616

ISBN: 0415141869

Condition: Good Condition


Spine creased and lightly faded. Minor damage to page block and edgewear to covers. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body clean and un-marked. Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Light foxing / browning to front/rear pages, text pages clean. Edges moderately browned/foxed. ISBN: 0415141869. ISBN/EAN: 9780415141864. ** Postage for this light book will be A$6 to Australia , A$10 Worldwide (Untracked). Adjusted after checkout **. Tracked worldwide will be as per shipping charge Paperback View more info

Adonis and The Alphabet

By: Huxley, Aldous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: UK, Chatto & Windus: 1956

Seller ID: 36914

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good Condition


Prior seller's sticker. Early/rear pages foxed and browned, sporadic foxing to text. Page block edges very browned. Edgewear including small open tears, browning and minor rubbing to jacket. Jacket spine faded/discoloured. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Hardcover View more info

The Blue-Eyed Tarokaja: A Donald Keene Anthology

By: Keene, Edited by J.Thomas Rimer, Donald

Price: $25.00

Publisher: USA, Columbia University Press: 1996

Seller ID: 25778

ISBN: 0231103409

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Edges lightly browned/foxed. Minor marks & wear to boards and jacket. ISBN: 0231103409. ISBN/EAN: 9780231103404. Hardcover View more info

Write All These Down: Essays on Music

By: Kerman, Joseph

Price: $20.00

Publisher: UK, University of California Press: 1994

Seller ID: 35035

ISBN: 0520083555

Condition: Very Good Condition


Page block edge slightly stained. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine slightly faded. Remainder mark to top or bottom edge. ISBN: 0520083555. ISBN/EAN: 9780520083554. Paperback View more info