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The Man Booker Prize: 35 years of the best in contemporary fiction 1969-2003

By: N/A

Price: $14.00

Publisher: The Booker Prize Foundation: 2003

Seller ID: ID260742


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 77 pages Includes a list of winners, shortlisted authors and the panels of judges. View more info

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Gods of Modern Grub Street. Impressions of Contemporary Authors

By: Adcock, A. St. John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Sampson Low, Marston & Co: Circa1920

Edition: 4th impression

Seller ID: ID254840


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Tan cloth boards. Thirty-two tipped in portraits by E.O. Hoppe. 327 pages Arthur St. John Adcock [1864-1930] was a British novelist, poet and journalist. He was the editor of The Bookman The Bookman [a monthly magazine published in London from 1891 until 1934]. Gods of Modern Grub Street was originally published in 1923. It includes pen portraits of the most notable authors of the day, including Thomas hardy, Conan Doyle... View more info

The Glory That Was Grub Street. Impressions of Contemporary Authors

By: Adcock, A. St. John

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Sampson Low, Marston & Co: Circa1920

Seller ID: ID254845


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Tan cloth boards. Thirty-two camera studies by E.O. Hoppe. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. Repaired tear to Page 123. 327 pages Arthur St. John Adcock [1864-1930] was a British novelist, poet and journalist. He was the editor of The Bookman The Bookman [a monthly magazine published in London from 1891 until 1934]. This volume includes pen portraits of Chesterton, Shaw, Housman, Dreiser, Gosse, Huxley a... View more info

Australian Women Writers: A Bibliographic Guide

By: Adelaide, Debra

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Pandora: 1988

Seller ID: ID237602


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. xiv, 209pp View more info

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Book Collecting. A Comprehensive Guide.

By: Ahearn, Allen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID293570


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations. 320 pages Includes estimated values for first books by over 3500 collected authors. View more info

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American and British Poetry. A Guide to Criticism 1925-1978

By: Alexander, Harriet Semmes

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Manchester, Manchester University Press: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID116039


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket as issued. 486 pages View more info

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Doing Something for Australia. George Robertson and the Early Years of Angus and Robertson, Publishers, 1888-1900

By: Alison, Jennifer

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Bibliographical Society of Australia and New Zealand: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID296076


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near fine condition in pictorial laminated boards. An excellent copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 318 pages From tentative beginnings in 1888 Angus and Robertson soon hit their stride as publishers with the publication of Banjo Paterson's verses "The Man from Snowy River" which was a phenomenal success. View more info

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Writing and Illustrating Children's Books for Publication. Two Perspectives. (Revised Edition)

By: Amosss, Berthe & Suben, Eric

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, Writer's Digest Books: 2005

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: ID292074


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Illustrated with colour photographs and black & white drawings. 124 pages Learn hjow to compete with competitive authors and name-brand series; how you can write, research, and even illustrate on the computer; how you can communicate with publishers via email and the internet. View more info

The Poet Militant. Bernard O'Dowd

By: Anderson, Hugh

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Hill of Content: 1968

Edition: Revised and Enlarged Edition

Seller ID: ID258318


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. 158 pages View more info

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Patrick White (Writers and Critics Series)

By: Argyle, Barry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Barnes & Noble: 1967

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: ID296770


12mo [approx 12.7x18.7cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. 109 pages View more info

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Dr Johnson and His Circle (The Home University Library of Modern Knowledge)

By: Bailey, John

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Williams and Norgate: No Date circa 1920s.

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID298830


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Lovely deep blue boards with gilt titles and decoration to spine and face. Gilt to top edge. Previous owner's name to front free endpaper. 256 pages + 8 pages Publisher's Catalogue View more info

New Essays on the American

By: Banta, Martha

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Cambridge University Press: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID6556


Octavo Size. Near Fine copy. No dustjacket as issued. 172 pages View more info

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As We Wave You Goodbye: Australian Women and War

By: Bassett, Jan (Editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Oxford University Press: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID290965


Small Quarto Size. Near Fine in Near Fine Dustjacket. Black & white illustrations. xviii, 246 pages Contains more than 80 extracts drawn from fiction, non-fiction and poetry. View more info

The Norton Anthology of American Literature Between the Wars 1914-1945 Volume D

By: Baym, Nina [Editor]

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton & Company: 2003

Edition: 6th Edition

Seller ID: ID260749


Octavo Size. Near Fine condition. Like new copy. 1951 pages [plus appendices] View more info

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Famous People's Favourite Books

By: Berketa, Margaret (Compiler)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Brighton City Library: 1990

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID298034


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 312 pages Famous people, from Australia and overseas chose their favourite books. View more info