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1 Royal Commission on Equal Pay 1944-46 Report
London His Majesty's Stationery Office 1946 First Thus Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
220pp. "Presented to Parliament by Command of His Majesty, October 1946." Very good internally, page edges a bit yellowed and worn, corners bumped. Wraps a bit yellowed and rather worn at spine and corners. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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The Tinder Box (First 50 Series), Andersen, Hans Christian (adapted from the story by)
2 Andersen, Hans Christian (adapted from the story by) The Tinder Box (First 50 Series)
London Franklin Watts 1972 0851662390 / 9780851662398 First Thus Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Octavo Brychta 
48 pp. Very light edgewear to price-clipped dj. Publisher's sticker to front flap of dj. Very light chipping to corners of illustrated boards. Internally unmarked, uncreased, bright, solidly bound. 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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3 Anderson, Clive Patent Nonsense: A Catalogue of Inventions That Failed To Change The World
London Michael Joseph 1994 0718138651 / 9780718138653 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Good+ 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
xii, 111 pp. B&W illustrations throughout. Ink inscription to front fly, otherwise very good internally. Boards with very light edgewear at spine. Dustjacket very lightly faded at spine, with some creasing along top edge. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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4 Armstrong, Judith Anya, Countess of Adelaide
Melbourne Ryan Publishing 1998 1876498005 / 9781876498009 First Edition Paperback Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
240pp. Excellent internally. Wraps with light edgewear and minor creasing to spine. 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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The Penelopiad [The Myths series], Atwood, Margaret
5 Atwood, Margaret The Penelopiad [The Myths series]
Melbourne Text 2005 First Australian Paperback Very Good Small Octavo 
199 pp. A little wear to illustrated covers. Yellowing to edges of text block. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. "What led to the hanging of the maids, and what was Penelope really up to? In Atwood's dazzling, playful retelling, the story becomes as wise and compassionate as it is haunting, and as wildly entertaining as it is distressing." 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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6 Bond, Marybeth & Pamela Michael (ed.) A Mother's World: Journeys of the Heart
San Francisco Travellers Tales 1998 1885211260 / 9781885211262 First Edition Paperback Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
vviii, 213 pp. Light edgewear (slight curling to lower corners). Spine uncreased. Internally as new. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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7 Bradford, Roark How Come Christmas
New York Harper & Row 1948 Hard Cover Good+ Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Burchard, Peter 
22 pp. Dustjacket, now protected in archival mylar, is not price clipped but has general wear including a little foxing and a small closed tear. Illustrated boards have a little edgewear and text block has foxing to the upper edge. Charming b/w drawings. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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8 Broinowski, Alison The Yellow Lady: Australian Impressions of Asia
Melbourne Oxford University Press 1992 0195534522 / 9780195534528 Reprint Softcover Fine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
260pp. B&W illustrations. Extensive bibliography. Book is in excellent condition. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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9 Brooks, David The Book of Sei and Other Stories
Sydney Hale & Iremonger 1985 0868062057 / 9780868062051 First Thus Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
127pp. "A disturbing sexual bestiary set in tenth-century China". Internally excellent but for some very faint foxing to the first page only. Front and rear covers are internally lightly yellowed at the margins. Wraps with only very light wear to corners. 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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10 Capote, Truman Music for Chameleons
New York Random House 1980 0394408262 Later Printing Hard Cover Very Good + Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xix, 262. "We said to the players, it's always easy for people to think that the rules don't apply to the great players, and they do apply, and for Warren to accept that it shows what a great leader he is." 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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11 Churchill, Winston .S. My African Journey
Heron Books Hard Cover Very Good+ 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 
vii, 149 pp. Red leatherette boards with gilt lettering and decoration. Decorative endpapers, bound-in yellow placekeeping ribbon. Very faint foxing to upper edge of text block, otherwise near fine. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Pastiche: A Music-Room Book, Cloud, Yvonne (Editor)
12 Cloud, Yvonne (Editor) Pastiche: A Music-Room Book
Faber & Gwyer 1926 Limited Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket Edmond X. Kapp Signed by Author and by Illustrator
101 pp. Considerable wear -- stains, scuffing, abrasion -- to blue cloth boards. Cloth is worn through in places along the board and spine edges. Spine, with gilt lettering, is a little foxed and otherwise discoloured. Bookseller's stamp (Angus and Robinson, Sydney) to front pastedown. Occasional light foxing to pages. 28 plates of black-and-white drawings by Kapp. Additionally, there is a print of one drawing, in a page-size envelope, laid in. This anthology of short writings about music is number 718 of a limited edition of 780. It is signed by Yvonne Cloud and Edmond X. Kapp. 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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A Little by Ourselves: Oblates of Mary Immaculate, Australia, 1894-1994, Cooper, Austin, OMI
13 Cooper, Austin, OMI A Little by Ourselves: Oblates of Mary Immaculate, Australia, 1894-1994
Mulgrave, Victoria Mazenod Press 1994 0646187228 / 9780646187228 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Small Quarto 
125 pp. Extremely light edgewear to unclipped dustjacket. Book is unmarked, solidly bound. Maps to endpapers. Colour and black-and-white illustrations. Bibliography, index. 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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14 Craven, Peter (editor) The Best Australian Stories 2002
Melbourne Black Inc. 1863951954 / 9781863951951 First Paperback Very Good + 8vo 
xviii, 323 pp. Extremely light edgewear. Light sunning to spine and upper edges of wrappers. Internally as new. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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15 Davis, Roger, and Len Whyte The Elementary Radio Course. The Intermediate Radio Course
Alderley, Queensland Ann Davis 1978 095969255X / 9780959692556 First Thus Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
158 pp. General and edgewear to wraps. Spine sunned but uncreased. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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16 De Felitta, Frank Oktoberfest
London Collins 1973 0002216108 / 9780002216104 First Hard Cover Very Good Good Octavo 
230 pp.; Dust jacket now protected in removable clear plastic sleeve, is not clipped. Dustjacket with closed tear to back cover, some moderate edgewear at spine, and light general and edgewear. Boards with very light edgewear. Very light foxing to page edges. Small ink inscription to ffep. 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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17 Dupuy, Trevor N.; Bongard, David L.; Anderson, Richard C. Jr. Hitler's Last Gamble: The Battle of the Bulge, December 1944-January 1945
Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. Harpercollins 1994 0060166274 / 9780060166274 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
First printing. 565pp. "The dramatic story of the last great battle of World War II in Europe that sealed Germany's defeat." Book and dustjacket both in excellent condition, the only flaw being very minor edgewear to the bottom edge of the dustjacket. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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18 Emerson, Hunt Jazz Funnies with Max Zillion and Alto Ego
London Knockabout Publications 1986 0861660463 / 9780861660469 Paperback Good Octavo 
63 pp. General and edgewear to illustrated wraps; spine uncreased. Corners a little bumped and curled. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. Black-and-white. 
Price: 45.00 AUD
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19 Frayn, Michael; Kennedy, Ludovic; Kington, Miles; Palin, Michael; Robson, Eric; Thompson, Brian; Wood, Michael Great Railway Journeys of the World
London British Broadcasting Corporation 1981 0563179031 / 9780563179030 Reprint Cloth Very Good + Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
192pp. Colour and B&W photos throughout. Internally excellent, very minor wear to page edges. Boards are essentially fine. Dustjacket has slight edgewear and some scuffing, light stain to front where price sticker apparently used to be. Book of the BBC television series. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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20 Gaiman, Neil; Dave McKean The Tragical Comedy or Comical Tragedy of Mr. Punch
New York DC Comics / Victor Gollancz 1995 1563892464 / 9781563892462 First Paperback Soft Cover Near Fine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Graphic Novel. Corners very lightly bumped. 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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