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1 Andersen, Uell S. 3 Magic Words
North Hollywood, California, U.S.A. Wilshire Book Co 0879801654 / 9780879801656 Reprint Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
324 pgs. Covers creased and worn. Edges foxed. Interior clean and tightly bound. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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If Better Is Possible: The winning strategies from the coach of Australia's most successful cricket team., Buchanan, John
2 Buchanan, John If Better Is Possible: The winning strategies from the coach of Australia's most successful cricket team.
Prahran, Victoria Hardie Grant Books 2007 1740665414 / 9781740665414 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Octavo 
xv, 239 pp. Extremely light wear to upper edge of unclipped dw. All else as new. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Successful Living, Chesser, Eustace (PH16)
3 Chesser, Eustace (PH16) Successful Living
Harmondsworth Penguin 1952 First Paperback Good 12 mo 
167 pp. Light general wear. Prev. owner's stamp to first page. First page (half title) is loose, but intact. Otherwise, binding is solid. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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4 de Bono, Edward How to Have a Beautiful Mind
London, UK Vermilion 2004 0091894603 / 9780091894603 First Paperback Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
232 pp. "You won't believe how much you can revolutionise your life until you do." Wraps with very light general and edgewear. 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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5 De Vaus, David Letting Go: Relationships between Adults and Their Parents
Melbourne Oxford University Press 1994 0195535731 / 9780195535730 First Paperback Good+ 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
223 pp. Cover a little worn and creased. Yellowing to edges. Owner's inscription to title page. Clean and tight interior. Notes, bibliography, index. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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The Art of Thinking (The Travellers' Library), Dimnet, Ernest
6 Dimnet, Ernest The Art of Thinking (The Travellers' Library)
London Jonathan Cape 1935 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good Good 16 mo 
254 pp. General and edgewear (including short tears at the folds and small chips) to price-clipped dustjacket. Thin strip of upper spine panel has been torn away. Bright gilt lettering and decoration to spine of blue cloth boards. Offsetting to endpapers. Small bookseller's sticker (Allan's, 51 Rundle St. Adelaide) to front pastedown. Internally clean, bright, solidly bound. "Concentration, 'never reading but always studying,' dismissing trivialities and only reading masterpieces, orderliness, taking notes avoiding laziness -- it is with such aids to improving the mind that M. Dimnet chiefly deals -- and the point of his witty book is that he makes such difficult operations seductive by the charm with which he surrounds both the operations themselves and the results to which they should lead." -- The Times Literary Supplement 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Natural Causes: Life, Death and the Illusion of Control, Ehrenreich, Barbara
7 Ehrenreich, Barbara Natural Causes: Life, Death and the Illusion of Control
London Granta Books 2018 1783784911 / 9781783784912 First Paperback Near Fine Small Octavo 
234 pp. As new. "Ehrenreich's sharp and fearless take on mortality privileges joy over juice fasts and argues that, regardless of how many hours we spend in the gym, death wins out." 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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8 Engel, Beverley Encouragements for the Emotionally Abused Woman: Wisdom and hope for women at any stage of emotional abuse recovery
New York Ballantine Books 1994 044990878X / 9780449908785 Reprint Paperback Very Good + 8vo 
xiv, 222 pp. Very light edgewear to illustrated wraps, o/w as new. 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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Constructive Thinking: The Key to Emotional Intelligence, Epstein, Seymour
9 Epstein, Seymour Constructive Thinking: The Key to Emotional Intelligence
Westport, Ct and London Praeger 1998 027595885X / 9780275958855 First Paperback Paperback Good Octavo 
xiv, 284 pp. Light general and edgewear to covers; corners a little curled, spine uncreased. Internally bright, unmarked, solidly bound. "Epstein provides techniques of gaining control of emotions and putting them to positive use while also developing the theoretical insights behind such control." 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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10 Griffin, Joe, and Ivan Tyrrell Freedom from Addiction : The Secret Behind Successful Addiction Busting
Chalvington HG Publishing 2005 1899398465 / 9781899398461 Paperback Good + Octavo 
xviii, 217 pp. Corners bumped and a little curled. Slight sunning to upper edge of text block. Spine uncreased; internally unmarked and solidly bound. 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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11 Howe, Maurice Imaging : Self Exploration and Development Through Creative Use of Fantasy
Fitzroy, VIC, Australia Spiral Educational Resources 1986 0959424172 / 9780959424171 First Paperback Very Good Octavo 
x, 81 pp. Light edgewear to illustrated covers. Very faint staining to edges of text block. Internally bright, unmarked and solidly bound. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Upping Your Ziggy, James, Oliver
12 James, Oliver Upping Your Ziggy
London Karnac Books 2016 1782204903 / 9781782204909 First Paperback Fine 12mo 
192 pp. As new. "How David Bowie Faced His Childhood Demons -- and How You Can Face Yours." 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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From Thought to Action: a Self Help Manual. Second Edition, Kidman, Antony. Foreword by Albert Ellis
13 Kidman, Antony. Foreword by Albert Ellis From Thought to Action: a Self Help Manual. Second Edition
Sydney Biochemical & General Services 2001 095888031X / 9780958880312 Second Edition Paperback Near Fine Octavo 
121 pp. A little scuffing to covers. All else as new. "If you follow Dr Kidman's practical exercises you will most probably help yourself lead a less anxious, less lonely, more organised and happier existence. No guarantees of course. But try it and see!" -- Albert Ellis 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Humour and Humanity (The Home University of Modern Knowledge), Leacock, Stephen
14 Leacock, Stephen Humour and Humanity (The Home University of Modern Knowledge)
London Thornton Butterworth, Limited 1937 First Hard Cover Good Fair 16 mo 
254 pp. Considerable general and edgewear to unclipped dustjacket (stains, scuffing, chips and tears). Light wear to cloth boards. Some foxing and discolouration to edges of text block; upper edge tinted. Offsetting to endpapers. Previous owner's name pencilled to front free endpaper. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. "The author has given to this book the title 'Humour and Humanity', rather than the obvious and simple title 'Humour', in order to emphasize his opinion that the essence of humour is human kindliness. It is this element in humour which has grown from primitive beginnings to higher forms: which lends to humour the character of a leading factor in human progress, and which is destined still further to enhance its utility to mankind." -- Stephen Leacock, McGill University 
Price: 28.00 AUD
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A Monk's Guide to a Clean House and Mind, Matsumoto, Shoukei
15 Matsumoto, Shoukei A Monk's Guide to a Clean House and Mind
London Penguin Random House UK 2018 978174514858 Reprint Paperback Near Fine Near Fine 12 mo Kikue Tamura 
129 pp. As new. "Think of your house as an allegory for your body. Keep cleaning it every day." The book is small and light; within Australia postage will be lowered to $3.00 upon receipt of order. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Prevention and Cure, Miles, Eustace
16 Miles, Eustace Prevention and Cure
Methuen 1911 First Hard Cover Good No Jacket 12 mo 
247 pp + 31-pg catalogue of books published by Methuen. Considerable general and edgewear to blue cloth boards. Foxing to edges of text block and throughout, confined mostly to margins. Two or three occurrences of pencilled marginalia. A few pages beginning to split at the gutter, but overall binding is sound. The book contains chapters on the prevention and cure of conditions including (but not limited to) self-slavery, old age, colds, obesity (and thinness), inattention and bad memory, monotony, crankiness, failure, hurry, disease and dis-ease in general. 
Price: 45.00 AUD
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17 Miller, Alice Banished Knowledge: Facing Childhood Injuries
London Virago 1990 1853812390 / 9781853812392 First Cloth Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
212 pp. Rem: texta dot to bottom edge. Not price clipped. Translated from the German by Leila Vennewitz. Notes, bibliography, index. 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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18 Norris, George D. Winning with Wisdom
Ringwood, Vic, Australia Brolga Publishing 2004 1920785361 / 9781920785369 First Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket (as issued) Octavo Inscribed by Author
viii, 197 pp. Extremely light wear (shallow, nearly invisible dents) to covers. Internally as new. Inscribed by George Norris on title page. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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19 Ray, Dr Joseph More Than Just the Blues: Understanding Serious Teenage Problems
Sydney Simon and Schuster Australia 2002 0731807766 / 9780731807765 Reprint Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
288 pp. Minimal wear to corners and faint stain to upper edge of text block; some light rubbing to front cover. Spine uncreased Internally clean. 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Wave Man, Redenbach, Robert
20 Redenbach, Robert Wave Man
Queensland Courtney Ballantyne 2007 0646470396 / 9780646470399 Reprint Paperback Very Good Octavo Signed by Author
281 pp. Light edgewear to illustrated covers. A few faint scuffs to edges of text block. Internally as new. Signed on first page by the author. "...perfectly captures the events of one man's past to help others imagine and then strive for a better future." 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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