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Shimmering Spokes: One Australian's 16000 km Odyssey
Allen, Richard
Sydney, New Holland 1999
ISBN 10: 1864365218
ISBN 13: 9781864365214

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SHIMMERING SPOKES : One Australian’s 16,000 Km Odyssey. (Signed Copy)
Allen, Richard Sanders      
ISBN: 1864365218
New Holland Books New South Wales, Australia 1999 First Edition 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Softcover 346pp., plus 2 x 8 page, colour, photographically-illustrated sections. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Author signature to title page, otherwise leaves clean, albeit with a hint of tanning to textblock edges. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly edgeworn only. "Inspired by the death of his mother to breast cancer, Richard Allen made an extraordinary decision - to cycle around Australia to raise funds for cancer research . . . this is Richard's personal chronicle of his experiences, the people he encountered and the obstacles he overcame during his colourful and arduous journey. Cycling up to 230km a day, Richard not only came to terms with the death of his mother but battled headwinds, road-trains, snakes, scorpions and locusts through outback Queensland, the rugged Top End, the spectacular Kimberleys, the West Australian Coast and the searing heat of the Nullabor . . . " Book weight approx. 440g.  Very Good +
Price: $26.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008512
Bookseller: Diversity Books  
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Shimmering Spokes: One Australian’s 16,000 Km Odyssey
Allen, Richard      
ISBN: 1864365218
New Holland Books Australia 1999   Paperback 346 pp. Inscription signed by the author on the first page. Unread copy.  Fine
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 12530
Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books  
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