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WEARY : The Life of Sir Edward Dunlop. Volume 2  (Large Print), Ebury, Sue
1 Ebury, Sue WEARY : The Life of Sir Edward Dunlop. Volume 2 (Large Print)
Rozelle, N.S.W., Australia Sage Book Publishing 1995 Large Print Edition Softcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Volume II, pages 367-819. 1 x 12 page, b/white illustrated section. Book clean, square. Spine firm, fine reading crease there-on. Leaves clean. Previous owner's name to inside front cover of illustrated card wrapper, which is mildly surface indented. Contents of this volume two of the large print edition include the full contents page, and commence at Part Three (1942-1945), chapter 16, closing at Part Five, chapter 31, Acks., and Abbreviations. Australian surgeon and Japanese prisoner-of-war Colonel Sir Edward (Weary) Dunlop was born at Wangaratta in 1907, and passed away in Melbourne, 1993. Book weight approx. 700g. 
Price: 12.75 AUD
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RAISINS AND ALMONDS: A Phryne Fisher Mystery  (Large Print Edition), Greenwood, Kerry
2 Greenwood, Kerry RAISINS AND ALMONDS: A Phryne Fisher Mystery (Large Print Edition)
Melbourne, VIC, Australia Bolinda Press (Australian Large Print) 1999 1876584254 / 9781876584252 First Thus Softcover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
(iv), + 383pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm, nominally bumped. Illustrated card wrapper has storage pressure lines and bumped foredge corners on front wrap, else very good. Textblock unmarked. A large print, easy-to-read, comfortable to the eye format. In this, her eighth adventure, super-sleuth Phryne Fisher investigates the poisoning of a young man in a bookshop at the Eastern Market, and the wrongful arrest of one Miss Sylvia Lee. Phryne is plunged into a world of Jewish politics, alchemy, poison and chicken soup. With a little help from the 'old faithful' - Bert, Cec, Dot and Detective Inspector 'Call me Jack' Robinson - and time for a brief, but intensely erotic dalliance with one Simon Abrahams - Phryne solves the crime . . . Book weight approx. 290g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 28.20 AUD
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THE DRESS LODGER  (Large Print), Holman, Sheri
3 Holman, Sheri THE DRESS LODGER (Large Print)
Rockland, MA, United States Wheeler Publishing 2000 1568958803 / 9781568958804 Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good + Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
471pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Leaves clean and crisp. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket negligibly edge-creased and scuffed. "Gustine is a 'dress lodger', a young prostitute who rents a beautiful dress from her landlord to attract a higher class of clientele. To keep her from running off with his gown, her pimp has a malevolent old woman, 'The Eye' follow her through the back alleys of Sunderland . . . " Book weight approx. 860g. 
Price: 18.80 AUD
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VISION SPLENDID : History of the Association for the Blind. George Vowell Centre, Mt Eliza, Hotchin, Betty (Edited by)
4 Hotchin, Betty (Edited by) VISION SPLENDID : History of the Association for the Blind. George Vowell Centre, Mt Eliza
Mount Eliza, Victoria, Australia George Vowell Centre 1998 0646347764 / 9780646347769 First Edition. Softcover Very Good + 
iv, + 120pp., intext b/white halftone plate illustrations, supported by several line drawings. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Art-illustrated limp wrapper lightly bumped. This large print edition tells the story of the George Vowell Centre, Mt Eliza, Victoria, that came into being via the generosity of the philanthropist George Vowell, born in Hampton, Victoria, 1886. In 1971 he purchased twenty acres of land in Mt Eliza for its creation. Sadly, he died in November, 1975, just months before completion. Numerous contents include: How It Began, Three Founders, Staff, Programs, Services, Volunteers, Day Centre, Programs, more. Appendices. Book weight approx. 460g. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 28.20 AUD
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THE RED CHIEF  (Large Print Edition), Idriess, Ion L.
5 Idriess, Ion L. THE RED CHIEF (Large Print Edition)
Melbourne, VIC, Australia Bolinda Press 1998 1864423056 / 9781864423051 First Thus Softcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xxxviii, + 454pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Colour-art illustrated ('Palm Valley', Albert Namatjira, watercolour c. 1940) card wrapper nominally bumped only. Textblock unmarked. This publication by Bolinda Press is the large print edition - easy to read - comfortable to the eye. The Red Chief is the story of the young warrior, Red Kangaroo, who, by his mental and physical prowess, became a chief of his tribe - the revered and powerful Red Chief of the Gunnedah district of New South Wales . . . Contents include: Prelims., Author's Preface, 35 chapters, Index. Book weight approx. 370g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 28.20 AUD
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A RIVER TOWN (Large Print), Keneally, Thomas
6 Keneally, Thomas A RIVER TOWN (Large Print)
Compass Press 1995 1863406174 / 9781863406178 Large Print Edition Hardcover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
463pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Small area of surface loss to front panel of gloss illustrated boards (title). From the rear panel: "Tom Shea leaves the confining social codes of his native Ireland for the wide-open space of Australia. Struggling to earn a store-keeper's living and support a growing family, he is beset by a sea of personal and societal troubles. But compassion triumphs as Tom sees beyond his community's prejudices and recognises the wisdom of his indomitable wife Kitty and the resources of another target of local prejudice, Punjabi herbalist Bandy Habash." Large Print edition. Book weight approx. 685g. 
Price: 18.22 AUD
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THUNDER IN THE DUST (Large Print Edition), Lemay, Alan
7 Lemay, Alan THUNDER IN THE DUST (Large Print Edition)
Australia/United States Bolinda Publishing / Sagebrush Large Print Westerns 0015749034971 Large Print Hardcover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
263pp. Book clean. Spine firm, slightly canted. The letters 'VS' to top inner corner of ffep., small strip of adhesive tape to front and rear pastedowns, mildly abraded area to rear pastedown (label removal?) and label ghost to adjacent free endpaper, otherwise leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated gloss boards mildly scuffed, light bump to upper foredge corner. The adventures of Tom Cloud, who, forced to ranch in New Mexico with 'neighbours' who rustled his stock, became partners with the notorious El Fuerte, a rumbunctious Mexican with his own gang of bandits . . . One of the all-time great sagas of the glorious Southwest! Book weight approx. 560g. 
Price: 20.04 AUD
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8 Vereker, Susie POND LANE AND PARIS
Leicester, Great Britain W.F.Howes Ltd. 2007 1407401394 / 9781407401393 Second Impression Softcover Very Good + Large Print 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
390pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper minimally edgeworn. "After faithfully nursing her invalid husband for eight years, widow Laura Brooke is hesitantly emerging into the world . . . can Laura cope with her demanding employer and with Paris after her solitary celibate life in the depths of the country? . . . " A stand alone volume in the 'Clipper Large Print' series. Book weight approx. 535g. 
Price: 18.75 AUD
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