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The Man Who Got Even with God: The Life of an American Trappist
Raymond, M.
Clonmore & Reynolds Dublin 1946 
8vo Hard Cover viii+120pp. Red cloth boards. Gilt lettering spine. Previous owner's details to front endpaper, otherwise unmarked. Top edge shaded red.  Very Good+
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008594  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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The Walled Garden: An Autobiography
Williamson, Hugh Ross
Michael Joseph London 1956 1st Edition
8vo Hard Cover 232pp. Blue cloth boards. Gilt lettering spine. Excellent condition with faint offsetting to endpapers. B&W plates. D/W not price clipped. Wrapper crisp and fresh with a few small nicks and scuffing.  Near Fine
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008598  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Arctic Doctor. An account of strange adventures among the Eskimoes
Moody, Dr Joseph P with W de Groot van Embden
Odhams London 1955 First Edition
8vo Hard Cover 256pp + 18 photos. A doctor in the remote Canadian Arctic  Very Good
Price: 13.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 100367  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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If a PIrate I must be... The true story of Bartholomew Roberts, king of the Caribbean
Sanders, Richard
ISBN: 9780733321184
ABC Sydney 2007 First Thus
8vo Trade Paperback 278pp, index, ills., map. Story of Black Bart  Fine
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 100412  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Raelene Boyle
Wilson, Lorraine
Thomas Nelson Australia South Melbourne 1984 Reprint
8vo Soft Cover 28pp. Pictorial card covers. Line illustrations + b&w photographs. Biography of athlete Raelene Boyle written for children. In the Champions series. ISBN 0170064514. Postage at cost - contact EldoradoBooks  Fine
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008622  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Cathy Freeman: A Journey Just Begun
McGregor, Adrian
Random House Australia Milsons Point 1998 1st Edition
8vo Hard Cover x+366pp. Black boards. Gilt lettering spine. Excellent unmarked condition. B&W and colour plates. D/W not price clipped. ISBN 0091836492.   Near Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008623  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Crackers: The Peter Keenan Story
Keenan, Peter (as told to Simon Townley)
Australian Broadcasting Corporation Crows Nest 1990 1st Edition
8vo Soft Cover 128pp. Illustrated card covers. Excellent unmarked condition. B&W photographs. ISBN 073330060x. Postage at cost - contact EldoradoBooks.  Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008625  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Elizabeth and Philip: The Untold Story
Higham, Charles & Moseley, Roy
Sidgwick & Jackson London 1991 1st Edition
8vo Hard Cover vi+426pp. Blue boards. Gilt lettering spine. Previous owner's details at front - otherwise excellent condition. B&W plates. D/W not price clipped. Touch of light edge abrasion to wrapper. ISBN 0283998873. Postage at cost - contact EldoradoBooks.  Near Fine
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008689  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Edward VIII: The Man We Lost (A Pictorial Study)
Gray, Robert & Olivier, Jane
Compton Press Salisbury 1972 1st Edition
8vo Hard Cover Brown boards. Gilt lettering spine. Excellent unmarked condition. B&W photographs throughout. D/W not price clipped. Nick to end of rear fold wrapper.  Near Fine
Price: 24.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008693  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Cheney, Margaret
Laurel Book New York 1983 First Edition
 Paperback Creased spine, no loose pages; Includes eight pages of rare photographs. Index . "This fascinating biography, acclaimed by American Scientist as "excellent...a significant contribution to the recent history of sciencet" is a riveting journey into the mind of the nineteenth-century wizard..." Weight 200 grams. ; B&W Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 320 pages Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14521  Bookseller: Dromanabooks
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Wilson, Arthur M.
Oxford University Press New York 1972 First Thus
Large 8vo Hard Cover xviii,917pp, b&w plates. Black cloth with gilt titles, no dj, vg. Includes 'the Testing Years' 1st pub in 1957, and 'The Appeal to Posterity'.  Very Good
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 100458  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Ted Hughes : The Life of a Poet
Feinsstein, Elaine
ISBN: 0753813572
Phoenix London 2001 
12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Soft Cover [320pps] NEW b/w photos, notes, bobliography, index.  Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 003573  Bookseller: Bumblebee Books
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The Deprivation of Cili Duman
Green, Sissel & Christie, Stan
ISBN: 0646174118
Alan Green Sydney 1994 First Edition
8vo Trade Paperback Wraps. Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall. 268pp. inscribed by one of the authors. Story of a Polish woman separated from her mother for 58 years, and their eventual reunion after war and persecution and personal tragedy.  Fine
Price: 7.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 31057  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Menzies and Churchill at War
Day, David
Angus & Robertson Sydney 1987 
8vo Soft Cover xii+274pp. Pictorial card covers. Excellent unmarked condition. ISBN 0207157413.  Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008804  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Riding the Storm 1956-1959
Macmillan, Harold
Macmillan London 1971 1st Edition
8vo Hard Cover x+790pp. Red cloth boards. Gilt lettering spine. Top edge shaded black. B&W plates. D/W not price clipped. Postage at cost - contact EldoradoBooks.  Near Fine
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008807  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Probationer Nurse
Treger, Anne
Peter Davies London 1958 1st Edition
8vo Hard Cover vi+242pp. red cloth boards. Silver lettering spine. Book firm, clean and unmarked. Touch of shelf rub lower edge of boards. D/W price clipped. Wrapper has edge abrasions.  Very Good+
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008922  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Sana: An Autobiography of Michael Somare
Somare, Michael
Niugini Press Port Moresby 1975 1st Edition
8vo Hard Cover viii+152pp. Book and wrapper soundly in library plastic. Light library markings. Book firm and clean. Sepia plates. D/W not price clipped. ISBN 0701682221.  Ex-Library Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008927  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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The Barry Richards Story
Richards, Barry
Angus & Robertson Sydney 1978 1st Edition
8vo Hard Cover 184pp. Red boards. Silver lettering spine. 16 b&w plates. D/W not price clipped. ISBN 0207136629.  Fine
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008938  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Henry: The Geoff Lawson Story
Lawson, Geoff
Ironbark Press Randwick 1993 1st Edition
4to Soft Cover 208pp. Pictorial card covers. Christmas inscription to opening page. B&W plates. ISBN 1875471227.  Near Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008939  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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My Own Story
Warne, Shane (as told to Mark Ray)
Swan Publishing Dalkeith 1997 1st Edition
4to Soft Cover 184pp. Pictorial card covers. Birthday inscription to inside front cover. B&W + colour photographs. ISBN 0958676011.  Near Fine
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008940  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Galloping to God
Dessain, Joanna
St Paul Publications Slough 1969 1st Edition
12mo Soft Cover 112pp. Illustrated card covers. Front endpaper removed. Book firm, clean and unmarked. Postage at cost - contact EldoradoBooks.  Very Good+
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008972  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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A Very Easy Death
de Beauvoir, Simone
Penguin Books Harmondsworth 1982 Reprint
12mo Paperback 96pp. Illustrated card covers. Covers have touch of scuff to edges. Book firm, clean and unmarked. ISBN 0140029672. Postage at cost - contact EldoradoBooks.  Very Good+
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008975  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Method in Madness: The Comic Art of Mel Brooks
Yacowar, Maurice
St Martin's Press New York 1981 1st Edition
8vo Hard Cover xiv+194pp. Black boards. Black quarter cloth spine. Red lettering to spine. Excellent unmarked condition. Faint touch of dusting top edge. 16 pages b&w photos. D/W not price clipped. ISBN 0312531427.  Near Fine
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008999  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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The Mitford Girls : The Biography of an Extraordinary Family
Lovell, Mary S.
ISBN: 0349115052
Abacus London 2003 Reprint
8vo Trade Paperback xii,611pages, index, family trees, many photos.  Very Good
Price: 13.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 31412  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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My Rebel Schools
Mathews, Harold
Scholastic Australia Gosford 1999 1st Edition
8vo Soft Cover x+86pp. Pictorial card covers. 4 pages b&w plates. ISBN 186504198x. Postage at cost - contact EldoradoBooks.  As New
Price: 48.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009055  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Up Country: Portraits of Rural Australia
Wilkinson, Anne
Cassell Australia North Ryde 1981 1st Edition
8vo Hard Cover iv+186pp. Green boards. White lettering. Excellent unmarked condition. D/W not price clipped. ISBN 0726992836. Selection of author's articles written for her column in the Sydney Morning Herald.  Near Fine
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009149  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Some of My Friends Have Tails: Stories From the Outback and Beyond
Henderson, Sara
Pan Macmillan Australia Sydney 1995 1st Edition
8vo Hard Cover xii+260pp. Black boards. White lettering spine. Book unmarked. Just a touch of shelf rub. Colour plates. D/W not price clipped. ISBN 0732908175.  Near Fine
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009196  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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My Story
Sarah, The Duchess of York. with Jeff Coplon
ISBN: 0684835819
Simon & Schuster New York 1996 First Edition
8vo Hard Cover 306pp, index, colour & b&w photos.  Near Fine
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 58  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Happy the Man (Episodes in an Exciting Life)
Scott, Peter (edited by Nigel Sitwell)
Sphere Books London 1967 1st Edition
12mo Paperback 368pp. Illustrated card covers. Book firm, clean and unmarked. 16 colour plates.  Very Good+
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009217  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Zelda and Scott Fitzgerald : Sometimes Madness is Wisdom
Taylor, Kendall
ISBN: 0732271924
Flamingo Sydney 2001 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Soft Cover [442pps] AS NEW UNREAD b/w photos, notes, bibliography, index.  Fine
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000288  Bookseller: Bumblebee Books
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