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A Royal Duty
Burrell, Paul
ISBN: 0718147413
Michael Joseph Melbourne 2003 Reprint
8vo Large trade Paperback xviii,396pp, photos. Long gift inscription else vg.  Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 370  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Mr Churchill A Portrait
Guedalla, Philip
Hodder & Stoughton London 1943 Reprint
 Hard Cover 347pp. A very good copy of this portrait of Britain's wartime leader.  Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 621  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Lord Kitchener Memorial Book
Sir Hedley Le Bas - ed.
Hodder & Stoughton London 1916 First Edition
Small 4to Hard Cover No date - assumed 1916 as Kitchener died in June 1916. Unapginated, foxing else vg in buff cloth boards with blue t ype and decorations. Unpaginated about 250pp, Several tipped in plates, inc. frontispiece portrait, also many other photographs.Pub. for the Lord Kitchener memorial fund for disabled officers and men of the Army and Navy.  Very Good
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 562  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Love and War
Hewitt, James
ISBN: 1857823184
Blake London 1999 `
8vo Hard Cover Hewitt's side of his affair with Princess Diana. viii,296pp, b&w pls.   Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 730  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Savage. The Life and Times of Jemmy Button
Hazlewood, Nick
ISBN: 0340739118
Hodder & Stoughton London 2000 First Edition
8vo Hard Cover xvi,384pp, index, photos. Tragic story of the removal of a primitive Fuegian from his surroundings in 1830 and his being taken to London. Remainder mark on bottom edge o/w vg in dj.  Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 31389  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Auntie Rita
Huggins, Rita & Jackie
Aboriginal Studies Press Canberra 1994 1st
8vo Softcover x+162pp. Illustrated card covers. B&W photographs. Excellent condition. Signed by Rita Huggins on opening page (1994). ISBN 0855752483. Near Fine
Price: 120.00 (AUD)
Book Number: B090029  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Reading Lolita in Tehran. A Memoir in Books
Nafisi, Azar
ISBN: 0733618235
Hodder Sydney 2004 Reprint
8vo Soft Cover 419pp.   Fine
Price: 10.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 29736  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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An Angel in the Court. The life of Major Joyce Harmer
Henderson, Anne
ISBN: 0732280214
HarperCollins Sydney 2005 First Edition
8vo Large trade Paperback 296pp, colour & b&w photos. An inspiring court chaplain in Australia tells her story.  Near Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 29970  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Way My Father Tells It, The: The Story of an Australian Life
Bowden, Tim
ISBN: 0642129525
ABC Enterprises Crows Nest, Australia 1989 First Edition
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 640gms, 276 pages. This is Tim Bowden's story about his father's childhood and young life. It is also a chronicle of Australia's way of life throughout last century, from the quiet early years through the upheavals of war to the changes and rapid developments that came with peace. Book includes many black and white photographs and some illustrations Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 20,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!   Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000700  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Faces Places, and Barely Human Races
Baker, Glenn. A
ISBN: 0091831075
Random House Australia Limited Milsons Point, Australia 1995 First Edition
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Paperback Paperback, First Edition, 225gms, 326 pages. The irrepressible Glenn A. Baker is back, writing about the things he writes about best- everything! Book is in good condition with no visible general wear and tear, mild to moderate page discolouration, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: BIOAUS3  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Mascot, The
Kurzem, Mark
ISBN: 9780670029686
Penguin Books Australia Ltd Camberwell, Australia 2007 First Edition
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Paperback Paperback, First Edition, 425gms, 340 pages. After fifty years of holding on this childhood secret Alex had an overwhelming need to share the remarkable truth about his past. Book is in very good condition with no visible wear and tear, some creasing to the front cover, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: WARTWO43  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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William Smith O’Brien: Ireland - 1848- Tasmania
Davis, Richard
ISBN: 0906602114
Geographpy Publications Templeogue, Ireland 1989 First Edition
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Paperback Paperback, First Edition, 175gms, 71 pages. Richard Davis traces the complex web of events which brought O'Brien to The Commons and eventually to the Widow McCormack's farmhouse and the collision with Sub- Inspector Trant's Police force. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, mild page discolouration on some pages, slight creases and curled corners to the front cover, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: HISAUS171  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Charles Chaplin: My Autobiography
Chaplin, Charles
ISBN: 0140025502
Penguin Books Ltd Hammersmith, England 1978 Fourth Reprint
12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Paperback Paperback, Fourth Reprint, 250gms, 494 pages. From a destitute childhood in Victorian London to fame without frontiers. The greatest comedian of all vividly and unpretentiously recalls on e of the success extravaganzas of the century. Book is in fair condition with moderate to heavy general wear and tear, mild page discolouration to all pages, crease to front cover, thin pages, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Fair
Price: 4.00 (AUD)
Book Number: BIOUK27  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Love My Rifle More Than You: Young and Female in the US Army
Williams, Kayla
ISBN: 0297851314
Weidenfeld & Nicolson London, England 2006 First British Edition
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Paperback Paperback, First British Edition, 400gms, 290 pages. By turns irreverent, vulnerable, angry and humane, Williams describes what it is like for a young woman to be surrounded by an ocean of testosterone, respected for her skills and qualifications, but treated variously as a soldier, a sister, a mother, a bitch and a slut. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and very mild page discolouration throughout, some creasing to the front cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: WAR41  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Winners’ Enclosure, The
Caulfield, Annie
ISBN: 0671018019
Simon & Schuster UK Limited London, England 1999 First Edition
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Paperback Paperback, First Edition, 225gms, 338 pages. Annie Caulfield's Irish family frequently told her a tall tale of an uncle who'd been banished to Australia, found fame and fortune as a jockey and even had a championship cup and a race course named after him. This is her journey to the fact and fiction of this family tale. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, mild page discolorations throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Very Good
Price: 9.50 (AUD)
Book Number: TRAAUS27  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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The Best of James Herriot. Favourite memories of a country vet
Herriot, James
Reader's Digest London 1982 First Edition
Small 4to Hard Cover 504pp, ills.  Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 31424  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Blamey: Controversial Soldier
Hetherington, John
The Australian War Memorial and the Australian Government Publishing Service Canberra 1983 Reprint
8vo Hard Cover xviii+418pp. Red boards. Gilt lettering spine. Excellent unmarked condition. B&W plates. D/W not price clipped. ISBN 095920430x.  Fine
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009470  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Remembering Weary
Geddes, Margaret
Viking (Penguin) Ringwood 1996 1st Edition
8vo Hard Cover xiv+454pp. Purple boards. Gilt lettering spine. Book excellent unmarked condition. D/W not price clipped. ISBN 0670867055. Postage at cost - contact EldoradoBooks.  Near Fine
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009471  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Chronicles of Wasted Time. The Green Stick
Muggeridge, Malcolm
ISBN: 0688001912
William Morrow New York 1973 Reprint
8vo hard cover 284pp, index. Author's early years, 1903-1933  Very Good
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 317686  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Girl at Government House, A
Vellacott, Helen (ed)
ISBN: 0859023362
John Currey, O'Neil Publishers Pty Ltd South Yarra, Australia 1982 Second Edition
4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with brown boards and pictorial dust jacket, Second Edition, 600gms, 145 pages, and illustrated pictorial endpapers. These reminiscences of an English girl 'in service' present a remarkably lively portrait of Australia in the 'eighties and 'nineties (18). Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!  Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: TRAAUS37  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Sand in My Shoes. Wartime diaries of a WAAF
Rice, Joan
ISBN: 9780007243938
Harper London 2006 Fifth edition
8vo Trade Paperback xviii,267pp. Rem. mark on bottom edge else fine. Life and love in World War II  Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 317824  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Drums of Morning
Croft-Cooke, Rupert
Putnam London 1961 1st Edition
8vo Hard Cover 224pp. Green cloth boards. Silver lettering spine. Book firm, clean and unmarked.  Very Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009570  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Madame De Pompadour
Mitford, Nancy
Book Club Associates London 1972 Book Club
8vo Hard Cover 254pp, index, B&w & some colour plates.A very good copy Very readable biog. of French court favourite of Louis XV.  Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 317871  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Queen of Scots
Zweig, Stefan; translated by Eden and Cedar Paul
Cassell London 1950 Reprint
8vo Hard Cover xviii,468pp, index. Dec. cloth in matching def dj. Hallam edition  Near Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 317922  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Memories, Dreams, Reflections
Jung, C. G.
ISBN: 0006540279
Fontana Press London, UK 1963 Reprint
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Soft Cover Softcover, reprint, 348g, 447pgs. Memoirs of the psychologist, Carl Jung. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, mild chipping on spine, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!.  Good
Price: 8.50 (AUD)
Book Number: BIOEVR36  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Himmler and the Funal Solution
Breitman, Richard
ISBN: 0586092374
Grafton London, UK 1992 Reprint
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Soft Cover Softcover, reprint, 248g, 335pgs. A portrait of Heinrich Himmler, and an investigation of his terrible achievements, including his precepts and policies that culminated in the Final Solution, and the Holocaust. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, mild chipping on spine, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!.  Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: WARTWO82  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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The Years of MacArthur Volume 1 1880-1941
James, D. Clayton
Houghton Mifflin Boston 1970 Reprint
8vo Hard Cover xx,740pp, index, maps, ills.General Dougls Macarthur  Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 318101  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Devil Drives. A life of Sir Richard Burton
Brodie, Fawn M.
ISBN: 0140033238
Penguin Harmondsworth 1971 First Thus
 Mass Market Paperback 512pp.   Very Good
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 318123  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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George Washington: A Biography
Alden, John R.
Wings Books New York 1995 First Thus
8vo Hard Cover xiv+326pp. Blue boards. D/W not price clipped. ISBN 051712291x.   As New
Price: 24.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009651  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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John Hewson: A Biography
Abjorensen, Norman
Lothian Books Port Melbourne 1993 1st Edition
8vo Hard Cover x+214pp. Black boards. White lettering spine. Previous owner's name to title page, otherwise unmarked. D/W not price clipped. ISBN 0850915759.  Near Fine
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009653  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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