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ZOOLOGY: A novel, Keith, Sheridan
101 Keith, Sheridan ZOOLOGY: A novel
Auckland, New Zealand Penguin Books N.Z. [with assistance] 1995 0140252819 / 9780140252811 1st Impression Softcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
230pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, slightly tanned. Monochrome, pictorial card wrapper nominally edgeworn only. Previously the author of two acclaimed short-story collections, this, the author's debut novel has evolved from one [Animal Passions, 1992] of those collections. Relationship-based, it revolves around Stephen and the women in his life; Elaine, his enigmatic first wife; Beth, married in obligation and discarded like an old shoe, and the beautiful Alexa...Book weight approx. 210gms. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 8.52 AUD
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TANK MEN : The Human Story of Tanks at War, Kershaw, Robert
102 Kershaw, Robert TANK MEN : The Human Story of Tanks at War
Great Britain Hodder & Stoughton 2009 144471483X / 9781444714838 First Paperback Edition Softcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
xviii, + 462pp., plus 8 page b/white photographically-illustrated section. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper softly creased on rear panel. "The First World War saw the birth of an extraordinary fighting machine that has fascinated three generations : the tank. ex-soldier and military historian Robert Kershaw brings to life the grime, the grease and the fury of a tank battle through the voices of ordinary men and women who lived and fought in those fearsome machines." Book weight approx. 352g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 9.11 AUD
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UNDER THE DOME, King, Stephen
103 King, Stephen UNDER THE DOME
London Hodder and Stoughton 2010 0340992581 / 9780340992586 Softcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
880pp., two-page b/white story-location map. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly edge-bumped only, a 2010 '50 books you can't put down' removable sticker affixed to front panel. Synopsis: "On an entirely normal, beautiful fall day in Chester’s Mill, Maine, the town is inexplicably and suddenly sealed off from the rest of the world by an invisible force field. Planes crash into it and fall from the sky in flaming wreckage, a gardener’s hand is severed as the dome comes down on it, people running errands in the neighbouring town are divided from their families, and cars explode on impact. No one can fathom what this barrier is, where it came from, and when or if it will go away . . . " Book weight approx. 585g. 
Price: 9.40 AUD
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THE FIFTH BOOK OF PEACE, Kingston, Maxine Hong
104 Kingston, Maxine Hong THE FIFTH BOOK OF PEACE
London Vintage 2004 0099466635 / 9780099466635 Second Impression Softcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
401pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper very good. "Divided into four sections -'Fire', 'Paper', 'Water' and 'Earth' - this book is neither fiction nor autobiography nor memoir, but a unique form of Chinese 'talk-story' in which real and imagined worlds intrude upon and enrich one another . . ." Book weight approx. 300g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 9.40 AUD
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THE MAN FROM PLAINS : A Portrait of Jimmy Carter, Kucharsky, David
105 Kucharsky, David THE MAN FROM PLAINS : A Portrait of Jimmy Carter
London Collins 1977 First U.K. Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good + Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
152pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt ttile there-on, Plain blue boards negligibly edge-rubbed only. Leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket slightly tanned on rear text panel. Introduction by Malcolm Muggeridge. " . . . explains how Jimmy Carter was able to take the American pulse so much more accurately than the political experts. According to David Kucharsky, what Carter recognised was the profound yearning of the nation for spiritual rebirth after the ruins of Watergate . . . " Contents include: Preface, 7 chapters, Epilogue. Book weight approx. 420g. 
Price: 9.40 AUD
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STOPPING: How to be Still When You Have to Keep Going, Kundtz, Dr. David
106 Kundtz, Dr. David STOPPING: How to be Still When You Have to Keep Going
Berkeley, California Conari Press 1998 1573241091 / 9781573241090 1st. P/B Softcover Near Fine 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
xii, + 270pp., book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper very trivially edgeworn only. "Modern life has gotten so complex that our old methods of coping-cramming and excluding-no longer work. It's time for something totally new-Stopping". Chaptered, in 'parts', contents include: Foreword by Richard Carlson. 1.Stopping at the speed of light. 2. The three ways of stopping. 3. The gifts of stopping. 4. Exploring the challenges of stopping. 5. Discovering your way to stopping. Bibliography, more. Book weight approx. 400g. 
Price: 8.79 AUD
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THE MASCOT, Kurzem, Mark
107 Kurzem, Mark THE MASCOT
Camberwell, VIC, Australia Viking/Penguin 2007 0670029688 / 9780670029686 First Edition Softcover Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
xii, + 340pp., b/white map, plus 16 page b/white photographically illustrated section. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper softly corner creased. "As a five-year-old during the Second World War, Alex Kurzem had watched from a tree as the entire Jewish population of his village, including his family, were murdered. He scavenged in the forests of Russia for several months before falling into the hands of a Latvian police brigade that later became an SS company . . . " Contents include: Acks., Author's Note, List of Illustrations, 31 chapters over 3 'parts', Epilogue, Index. Book weight approx. 482g. 
Price: 9.40 AUD
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HOW GOOD DO WE HAVE TO BE? : A New Understanding of Guilt and Forgiveness, Kushner, Harold S.
108 Kushner, Harold S. HOW GOOD DO WE HAVE TO BE? : A New Understanding of Guilt and Forgiveness
Ringwood, VIC, Australia Viking/Penguin 1997 0670876232 / 9780670876235 First Australian Edition Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
ix, + 181pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Plain boards very good. Leaves clean, mildly tanned. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket negligibly edge-creased, plus corner crease to front flap. " . . . an inspirational bestseller that puts human feelings of guilt and inadequacy in perspective - and teaches us how we can learn to accept ourselves and others even when we and they are less than perfect." Book weight approx. 340g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 8.46 AUD
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CARNARVON, Larman, Jessie
109 Larman, Jessie CARNARVON
Perth, Western Australia Artlook Books First Edition Stiff Stapled Oblong Softcover Good+ 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Author 
Unpaginated, [36 pages], b/w sketches [mostly buildings] on recto pages, relevent text on adjacent verso. No pub. date [circa 1980's]. Book square, staples tight. Monochrome illustrated cover has small corner bumps, else good. The author/illustrator and family moved to Carnarvon in 1975, setting up a banana plantation. Inspired by local historic buildings, she sketched them for posterity. Book weight approx. 150g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 7.05 AUD
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THE LANDSCAPE OF THE STREETS: A Personal View of Central Melbourne, Latreille, Anne
110 Latreille, Anne THE LANDSCAPE OF THE STREETS: A Personal View of Central Melbourne
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Department of Planning 1981 Oblong Staplebound Softcover Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Lorraine Banks and Kim Roberts 
22pp., b/w streetscape sketch illustrations throughout by Lorraine Banks and Kim Roberts. Landscape format booklet clean. Staples firm. Leaves clean. Monochrome sketch-illustrated card wrapper mildly edgeworn with a small bump to lower foredge, otherwise good. A streetscape of central Melbourne, including Collins Street, Block Arcade, Flinders Lane, William Street, Bourke Street, Merrits Place, Queen Street, Niagara Lane, Little Lonsdale Street, and Little Bourke Street. Booklet weight approx. 200g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 7.05 AUD
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HEY, WAIT A MINUTE!, Logan, Dee
111 Logan, Dee HEY, WAIT A MINUTE!
Maitland, Florida Legacy Publishing 2001 0970839510 / 9780970839510 First Edition Softcover Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Signed by Author
175pp., b/w cartoon illustrations throughout. Other than slightly splayed illustrated wrappers, book is square, clean, spine tight. Inscription by author on title page. Dragged into her senior years 'under protest', Florida contemporary humorist Dee Logan shares with the reader the funny insights and daily life of 'Senior Citizen' life. Book weight approx. 300g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 8.52 AUD
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JAMES HERRIOT : The Life of a Country Vet, Lord, Graham
112 Lord, Graham JAMES HERRIOT : The Life of a Country Vet
London Headline Book Publishing 1997 0747219753 / 9780747219750 Fourth Impression Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good + Good+ 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
xi, + 276pp., plus 1 x 8 page, colour, and 3 x 8 page b/white, photographically-illustrated sections. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket has sunned strip to spine (titles clearly legible). "Graham Lord, who gave James Herriot's second book a glowing review in the 'Sunday Press' in 1972, and received an appreciative letter in return, has researched and written a detailed and affectionate biography of a remarkable man whose charm and modesty remained unchanged by phenomenal success and adulation . . . " Contents include: Acks., Introduction, 14 chapters, Postscript, Index. Book weight approx. 620g. 
Price: 9.40 AUD
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THE DANGEROUS DESERT, Madigan, Frank
113 Madigan, Frank THE DANGEROUS DESERT
London Ward Lock 1966 First Edition Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
168pp., sketched, b/white, art-illustrations throughout by Dora Shakell: frontispiece, title-page and text. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, nominally tanned. Colour-art illustrated [B.S.Biro], loose-plastic protected dustjacket price-clipped and lightly edgeworn. Juvenile adventure fiction, set in remote North West Australia, finds Ross Martin, a young Englishman in transit to live with unknown relatives. The plane carrying his uncle, cousin Harry and himself crashes in the middle of the desert. Thus begins a battle for survival: a badly injured uncle, over a hundred miles from help, unusually hostile Aboriginals, armed men, not to mention...However, help is at hand in the form of Wandoo, a young Aboriginal boy, and Ross and Harry plunge headlong into adventure...Book weight approx. 320g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
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A FLAG FOR THE WIND.   (Signed Copy), Martin, Philip
114 Martin, Philip A FLAG FOR THE WIND. (Signed Copy)
Melbourne & Sydney, Australia Longman Cheshire 1982 0582665264 / 9780582665262 1st Thus Softcover Booklet Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Signed by Author
viii, + 51pp. Booklet clean and square. Spine firm. Inscription, signed and dated by author on halftitle page, otherwise leaves clean. Printed card wrapper nominally edgeworn only. Some of the poetry here-in has been previously published in a variety of magazines, reviews, miscellany's, quarterly's, and catalogues. Includes 'Dune Shop' and the haunting 'Skeleton Found After A Bushfire'. Booklet weight approx. 160g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 8.79 AUD
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SO LONG, SEE YOU TOMORROW, Maxwell, William
115 Maxwell, William SO LONG, SEE YOU TOMORROW
London The Harvill Press 1998 1860464181 / 9781860464188 Second Impression Softcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
135pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, just a hint of tanning. Illustrated card wrapper very good. "A murder in rural Illinois shatters the tenuous friendship between two lonely boys who have been neighbours. Fifty years later one of them tries to reconstruct what happened. Out of memory and imagination, children's surmises and their parents' destructive passions, Maxwell creates a luminous American classic of youth and loss." Book weight approx. 115g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 9.40 AUD
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SMALL SCALE WIND POWER, McGuigan, Dermot
116 McGuigan, Dermot SMALL SCALE WIND POWER
Dorset, U.K. Prism Press 1978 0904727262 / 9780904727265 1st U.K. [P/B] Hardcover and Dustjacket Good+ Fair + 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
148pp., intext, b/w illustrations throughout: line-drawn, graphs and exampled halftone plates. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Minor specks on text-block edges, otherwise leaves clean. Art-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket price-clipped, edgeworn, nipped, closed tears and scuffed. Somewhat dated, never-the-less interesting, contents include: Intro., Evaluation [needs, site, measurement, energy estimation, windmills, electricity], Wind energy systems [owner-built, Jacobs, Hydrowind, Solar, Greenhouse, Multi-blade]. Access. Biblio. Book weight approx. 340g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 8.66 AUD
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OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS: Open the Door to an Extraordinary Life, Mesiti, Pat
117 Mesiti, Pat OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS: Open the Door to an Extraordinary Life
Baulkham Hills, N.S.W., Australia Pat Mesiti Ministries 2001 0958733619 / 9780958733618 First Edition Softcover Near Fine 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
112pp., book clean, square. Spine firm. One formerly dog-eared page, otherwise leaves unmarked. Printed card wrapper undamaged. Motivational, contents include: Intro., What does opportunity look like?, Myths about opportunity, Elements ditto, Never say die, Decide to decide to be decisive, Don't fear it-face it, Giving, Perserverance. Book weight approx. 200g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 8.79 AUD
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UNDERSTANDING SPEAKING IN TONGUES, Mills, Watson E.
118 Mills, Watson E. UNDERSTANDING SPEAKING IN TONGUES
Grand Rapids, Michigan Williem B. Eerdmans Publishing 1972 Softcover Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
88pp., book clean, square. Spine firm. Former owner's name on half-title page, foxing flecks on text-block edges, otherwise leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper mildly specked and sunned on text-printed rear panel, else nominal edgewear. The phenomenon of speaking in tongues in called 'Glossolalia". Contents of this author's 'examination' include: Preface, Intro., Background of Christian Glossolalia, Tongues in Acts, Tongues in First Corinthians, Reconstruction and re-appraisal, Conclusion, Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 150g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 8.52 AUD
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THE BIG MATCHES: A Decade of World Soccer 1970-1980, Moore, Brian and Tyler, Martin
119 Moore, Brian and Tyler, Martin THE BIG MATCHES: A Decade of World Soccer 1970-1980
London Queen Anne Press 1980 036200501x / 9780362005011 First Edition Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
189pp., colour and b/w illustrations throughout. Book negligibly canted, clean, spine firm. Presentation inscription to an individual from his soccer team, else leaves clean. Unclipped, loose-plastic protected, illustrated dustjacket slightly edgeworn at head, else very good. Contents include: Preface, 1970 England bows out in Mexico, 1971 Arsenal's double, 1972 The Stoke vs. West Ham saga, 1973 Pole-axed at Wembley, 1974 Holland: Team of the decade, 1975 Dickie Guy and other giant killers, 1976 One week in Yugoslavia, 1977 Liverpool: Masters of Europe, 1978 'Vamos Argentina', 1979 Clough at the top, Epilogue, Index. Book weight approx. 660g. 
Price: 8.52 AUD
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CRAFT IN AUSTRALIA, Moult, Allan
120 Moult, Allan CRAFT IN AUSTRALIA
Frenchs Forest, N.S.W., Australia Reed Books 1984 0730100626 / 9780730100621 First Edition Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
192pp., colour photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Plain boards lightly edge-bumped. Leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket sunned on spine (title clearly legible), minor edge-creasing and nicks. "Allan Moult has selected from a wide range of crafts and crafts-people to bring you some of our leading and up-and-coming craftsmen and women - potters, jewellers, quilters, a leather worker, a boat builder and an instrument maker. Some are traditionalists; some take a new slant on a traditional craft; all inject their unique talents and ideas into this exciting and creative world . . . " Book weight approx. 1.05 KG. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote. 
Price: 9.11 AUD
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