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Australian Literature:Children's Books

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Click Go the Shears
1 Click Go the Shears
Sydney Fontana Picture Lions / Collins Australia 1986 0006623263 / 9780006623267 First Paperback Paperback Very Good Landscape Quarto Robert Ingpen 
Extremely light edgewear to unclipped dustjacket; shallow crease to upper back corner. Internally clean, bright, solidly bound. Children's book. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Doctor with Wings, Aldous, Allan
2 Aldous, Allan Doctor with Wings
Leicester Brockhampton Press First Hard Cover Good Good Octavo Roger Payne 
126 pp. Considerable general and edgewear to price-clipped dustjacket. Light general and edgewear to boards. Foxing to edges of text block and endpapers. Remains of prize sticker or bookplate still attached to front free endpaper. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. Black-and-white illustrations, includiong a map of Flying Doctor bases, in the text. Children's Fiction: Set in Outback Australia. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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A Dog Called George, Balderson, Margaret
3 Balderson, Margaret A Dog Called George
London Oxford University Press 1976 0192713744 / 9780192713742 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Octavo Nikki Jones 
167 pp. Light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Light edgewear to boards. Faint foxing to upper edge of text block. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. Black-and-white illustrations in the text. Children's Fiction: Set in Canberra. 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Ulysses' Father, Behrend, Felix
4 Behrend, Felix Ulysses' Father
Melbourne F. W. Cheshire 1962 First Hard Cover Very Good Fair Octavo Anthony Harvey 
84 pp. General and edgewear to unclipped dustjacket, uncluding chips, short tears, discolouration, and considerable nibbling along the fold covering the binding's lower (rear) edge (the book's covers themselves, including the edges, are clean, bright, and entirely unaffected by whatever caused the damage to the dj). Prev. owner's gift note inked to front free endpaper. A few extremely faint splotches to upper and lower edges of text block. Three or four very shallow dents to fore edge. Internally bright, clean, unmarked, solidly bound. Black-and-white drawings throughout. "Dr Felix Behrend, a professor of mathematics always captivated by mythology, retells in this charming book Greek myths, especially those about Ulysses and his lineage, for young readers and for young hearers." 
Price: 250.00 AUD
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Chai the Kangaroo, Blashki, Pam
5 Blashki, Pam Chai the Kangaroo
Richmond Victoria Heinemann Australia 1985 0858593831 / 9780858593831 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Quarto Clifton Pugh 
48 pp. Light general and edgewear to unclipped dustjacket. Light wear to lower board edges. Internally clean, bright, solidly bound. Children's book. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Bianca & Roja, Brinsmead, Hesba
6 Brinsmead, Hesba Bianca & Roja
Sydney Allen & Unwin 1990 0044421591 / 9780044421597 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Octavo 
108 pp. Dustjacket, now protected, is very slightly wrinkled along the top. Corners of book are very slightly bumped. Internally unmarked, unwrinkled, tightly bound. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Longtime Passing, Brinsmead, Hesba
7 Brinsmead, Hesba Longtime Passing
London, Sydney, Melbourne Angus & Robertson 1982 0207122768 / 9780207122767 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Octavo 
183 pp. Light edgewear to unclipped dustjacket. A little wear to upper and lower board edges. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. Children's Fiction: Set in the Blue Mountains of NSW. Winner of The Children's Book Council of Australia Book of the Year award for 1973. 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Someplace Beautiful, Brinsmead, Hesba
8 Brinsmead, Hesba Someplace Beautiful
Lane Cove NSW Hodder & Stoughton 1986 0340357762 / 9780340357767 First Hard Cover Very Good Good Octavo Betina Ogden 
151 pp. General and edgewear, including chips, creases, and short tears, to unclipped dustjacket. Wear to upper and lower edges of red cloth boards (bright, clean, and square) and spine ends. Internally clean, bright, solidly bound. Black-and-white illustrations in the text. Children's Fiction. 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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Nowhere to Hide, Clark, Mavis Thorpe
9 Clark, Mavis Thorpe Nowhere to Hide
Melbourne Lansdowne Press 1969 0701800704 / 9780701800703 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Octavo Genevieve Melrose 
188 pp. Light general and edgewear, including small tears and chips, to unclipped dustjacket. Light wear to board edges. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. Black-and-white illustrations. Children's Fiction: Set in South Gippsland during WWII. 
Price: 75.00 AUD
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A Date with Destiny, Cooke, Mervyn A.
10 Cooke, Mervyn A. A Date with Destiny
Croydon Victoria Longmans 1965 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Octavo Richard Ressom 
161 pp. Light general and edgewear to unclipped dustjacket. Very light wear to board edges and spine ends. Faint dust foxing to upper edge of text block. Internally clean, bright, solidly bound. Children's Fiction: A sea journey from the port of Melbourne to Yanchep, Western Australia. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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The Lost Diamonds of Killiecrankie, Crew, Gary
11 Crew, Gary The Lost Diamonds of Killiecrankie
Port Meboume Lothian Books 1999 0850918006 / 9780850918007 Reprint Paperback Very Good Quarto Peter Gouldthorpe 
Light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Internally as new. "A romping read which I found nigh impossible to put down." 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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The Spirit Wind, Fatchen, Max
12 Fatchen, Max The Spirit Wind
London and Sydney Methuen and Hicks Smith 1974 Third Impression Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Stubley, Trevor 
155 pp. Extremely light edgewear to unclipped dustjacket. Book is bright, clean, solidly bound. Black-and-white drawings in the text. 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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13 Goetze, Jutta Dolphins Dance
Fitzroy Victoria Australia Black Dog Books 2000 1876372028 / 9781876372026 First Paperback Very Good + Octavo 
115 pp. Very light general wear to illustrated wraps. Internally as new. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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The Legend of Moondyne Joe, Greenwood, Mark
14 Greenwood, Mark The Legend of Moondyne Joe
Crawley, Western Australia Cygnet Books / University of Western Australia Press 2002 1876268700 / 9781876268701 First Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket as issued Quarto Fran Lessac 
Unpaginated. Very slight wear to base of spine; spine sunned; small crease on first page. Illustrated laminated boards, illustrated endpapers. "...the story of the greatest escape artist of Australia's convict era..." 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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The Pochetto Coat, Greenwood, Ted
15 Greenwood, Ted The Pochetto Coat
Richmond Hutchinson Group (Australia) 1978 0091308801 / 9780091308803 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Octavo Ron Brooks 
71 pp. A little edgewear to unclipped dustjacket and boards. Internally unmarked, bright and clean. Solidly bound. 
Price: 8.00 AUD
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The Quest of Prince Ferdinand, Hale, Jessie
16 Hale, Jessie The Quest of Prince Ferdinand
New York Vantage Press 1985 0533061822 / 9780533061822 First Hard Cover Near Fine Good Octavo Christina Nair Signed by Author
44 pp. General and edgewear to unclipped dj, including rubbing, wrinkling and a ragged, but mostly closed, tear on the upper panel near the backstrip. Signed by author on ffep, along with additional note in same hand on rear flap of dw. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Brumby Jack Saves the Wild Bush Horses, Hood, Alex
17 Hood, Alex Brumby Jack Saves the Wild Bush Horses
Dee Why West NSW Paul Hamlyn 1972 0600071103 / 9780600071105 First Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Small Folio Susanne Dolesch 
Very light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. A few faint stains to endpapers. Previous owner's gift note to front free endpaper. Internally clean, bright, solidly bound. Children's picture book. 
Price: 24.00 AUD
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The Little Candlemaker and his Dragon (Lamplighter series), Kenney, John
18 Kenney, John The Little Candlemaker and his Dragon (Lamplighter series)
Lamplighter Books 1985 0959596755 / 9780959596755 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Quarto Tom Bishop 
Very light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Foxing to endpapers. Short (1 cm) closed tear to base of last page. Internally clean, bright, solidly bound. Story of a boy in Bendigo during the goldrush days. Children's picture book. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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19 Kidd, Diana Onion Tears
Sydney Angus & Robertson 1999 `0207170282 Reprint Paperback Very Good Duodecimo 
71 pp. Very light wear to illustrated wraps. Three or four very small splotches to upper edge of text block. Internally clean and solidly bound. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Thalia the Failure, Klein, Robin
20 Klein, Robin Thalia the Failure
Sydney Ashton Scholastic 1984 0868960608 / 9780868960609 First Paperback Near Fine 12 mo Rhyll Plant 
50 pp. Light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Internally as new. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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