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A Cry from the Streets: Rescuing Brazil's Forgotten Children
Lukasse, Jeannette
ISBN: 1576582639
United States, YWAM Publishing, 2002  2002 
  8vo softcover 224pp index, b/w illus. Fine. 
Price: $8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 55693  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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A Dissolving Dream: A Young Woman's Experience in Amin's Uganda
Benson, Heather
ISBN: 1863733876
Allen & Unwin, St Leonards, 1992.  1992 
  8vo. softcover. 243pp. b/w map. Very good+. 
Price: $11.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 56490  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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A Glorious Fame - The Life of Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle 1623-1673
Kathleen Jones
ISBN: 0747505675
Bloomsbury 1990  1990 
  8vo. Papeback. 192pp. Very good, light toning of pages. Index. Illustrated with b&w plates. Magaret Cavendish was the first woman to write specifically for publication. Writing in the turbulent days of the Civil War and after, she was a remarkable woman who masked her shyness with an extravagant public persona and fantastic costumes she designed herself. Renowned in her day, Samuel Pepys queued with the crowds in Whitehall to see her arrive at Court and John Evelyn wrote of 'the extraordinary fanciful habit and garb and discourse of teh Duchess'. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 36769  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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A Glorious Fame - The Life of Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle 1623-1673
Kathleen Jones
Bloomsbury 1990  1990 
  8vo. Paperback. 192pp. Very good, light toning of pages. Index. Illustrated with b&w plates. Magaret Cavendish was the first woman to write specifically for publication. Writing in the turbulent days of the Civil War and after, she was a remarkable woman who masked her shyness with an extravagant public persona and fantastic costumes she designed herself. Renowned in her day, Samuel Pepys queued with the crowds in Whitehall to see her arrive at Court and John Evelyn wrote of 'the extraordinary fanciful habit and garb and discourse of teh Duchess'. 
Price: $11.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 39607  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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A History of the Writings of Beatrix Potter
Linder, Leslie
ISBN: 0723213348
Frederick Warne and Co., London, 1971.  1971 
  8vo. hardcover. 446pp. index, colour & b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w. 
Price: $45.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 60028  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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A Kick to the Head
Winn, Rhylle
ISBN: 0733613020
Hodder 2000  2000 
  8vo softcover 240pp very good. At 46 years of age Rhylle thought life was pretty good until he was told he had a brain tumor. This is the story of how his natural optimism and ability to face his fears helped him recover. 
Price: $8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 54229  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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A Lady in a Thousand: Eliza Davies a biography
Ward, Barbara
Self-Published: Fast Books / Wild & Woolley 1994  1994 
  8vo softcover 128pp good. Illustrated with line drawings and a map. Signed by Author with dedication on half-title. Po name sticker of ffl. This is the story on an indomitable and independent woman who in the 1800's was a pioneer educator in Australia. Eliza Davies, member of the Sturd desert expedition, was a unique adventurous woman whose life and career are recorded in this prize winning biography. 
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 58032  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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A Lion in the Bedroom: The Fabulous High-life of the Heiress Who Couldn't Say No
O'Neill, Pat Cavendish
ISBN: 1876624752
Park Press, 2004  2004 
  8vo softcover 592pp good+,front corner cover creased, page edges browned. Pat Cavendish O'Neill was born into a world of enormous riches, eccentricity and intrigue. Her mother, Enid Lindeman of the Australian wine family, was a famous beauty who married four times. Here Pat tells the story of her charmed life among the glittering names of the twentieth century, Wooworth heiress Barbara Hutton, the Duke and Duchess of Windsor, Gianni Agnelli, Princess Grace and the Hollywood crowd, and the day her life changed when her lover in Africa presented her with a tiny lion cub and she entered a world more magical and inspiring than anything had known before. 
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 61112  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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A Little Learning. The First Volume of an Autobiography
Waugh, Evelyn
London: Chapman and Hall: 1964  1964 
  8vo. hardcover. 234pp. b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w. 
Price: $22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 55442  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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A Lover of Unreason the Life and Tragic Death of Assia Wevill Ted Hughes' Doomed Love
Koren, Yehuda and Negev, Eilat
ISBN: 1861059744
Robson Books, London, 2006.  2006 
  8vo. hardcover. 280pp. index, b/w illus. Very good, owner's inscription (blacked out) on fep. / Very good d/w. Views afresh the Plath-Hughes marriage with a keen, revisionary eye, and at the same time, recounts the journey that shaped her life. Hers is a complex story, formed as it is by the pull of often contrary forces, fatal attraction and obsessive love, fidelity and adultery, cruelty and tenderness, dependence and rebellion, envy and self sacrifice. 
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 56152  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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A man of Sydney: An appreciation of Kenneth Slessor
Stewart, Douglas Alexander
ISBN: 0170051498
Melbourne Nelson 1977  1977 
  8vo hardcover 191pp index, b/w illus. very good / very good d/w. Bibliography: p. 176-185. Includes index. 
Price: $9.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 38464  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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A Memoir of Jane Austen by her nephew
Austen-Leigh
London: The Folio Society 21989  0 
  8vo. cloth hardcover. 202pp. index, b/w illus. Fine. / Very good slipcase. 
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 49420  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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A Portrait Of Jane Austen.
Cecil, David.
London, Constable 1978  1978 
  8vo. hardcover. 208pp. index, colour & b/w illus. very good. / very good d/w. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 34118  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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A Venomous Life
Struan Sutherland
Melbourne, Hyland House, 1998.  1998 
  Illustrated wraps. Interesting biography of ground breaking professor, who developed many new science techniques that are still ignored today. 
Price: $18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 2346  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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A Young Man's Passage
Clary, Julian
Ebury Press, London, 2005  2005 
  8vo. hardcover. 312pp. colour illus. Near Fine./ Near Fine d/w. 
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 52406  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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A. G. Stephens His Life And Work.
Palmer, Vance (editor)
Robertson & Mullens, Melbourne, 1941.  1941 
  8vo. hardcover. 242pp. Very good, owner's name on fep. / Very good, clipped d/w. 
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 65115  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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A.P Herbert. A Biography.
Pound, Reginald
Michael Joseph, London, 1976.  1976 
  8vo. hardcover. 312pp. index, b/w illus. Fine./ Very good+ d/w with faded spine 
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 61951  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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About Time Too 1940-1978
Mortimer, Penelope
ISBN: 0297813110
London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1993  1993 
  8vo. Hard Cover. 219pp. + b/w plates. Index. Very Good/Very Good d/w. . 
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 4525  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Adam Lindsay Gordon
Hutton, Geoffrey
ISBN: 0571109217
London ; Boston Faber and Faber 1978  1978 
  8vo hardcover 217pp index. very good / very good d/w. 
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 32477  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Against the current : the story of Adeline Keating
Hellegers, Joan.
Melbourne Dent 1987  1987 
  8vo hardcover 233pp, b/w illus. very good / very good d/w. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 43999  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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AGATHA CHRISTIE : BIOGRAPHY
Morgan, Janet
Knopf 1985  1985 
  8vo hardcover 393pp index, b/w illus. very good / very good d/w. 
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 31798  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Agatha Christie : first lady of crime
Keating, H. R. F. (Henry Reymond Fitzwalter)
ISBN: 0297772953
London Weidenfeld and Nicolson 1977  1977 
  8vo hardcover 223pp index, b/w illus. very good, neat owner's inscription on fep. / good+ d/w. 
Price: $18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 29298  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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ALDOUS HUXLEY, A BIOGRAPHY. Volume One: 1894-1939. Volume Two: 1939-1963.
Bedford, Sybille
Quartet Books, London, 1979  1979 
  Large 8vos. softcovers. 400, 370pp. b/w illus. very good. 
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 36476  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Alec Guinness: The Authorised Biography
Read, Piers Paul
ISBN: 0743207297
Simon and Schuster 2003  2003 
  8vo. hardcover in d/w. 632pp. Index. Illustrated. Very good copy with page tears - reference copy. 
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 61904  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Alexander Dumas
Ross, Michael
ISBN: 0715377582
David & Charles 1981  1981 
  8vo hardcover 293pp index, b/w illus. very good / very good d/w. 
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 43318  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Alias Olympia
Lipton
ISBN: 0684194171
New York Scribner 1992  1992 
  8vo hardcover 181pp index, b/w illus. very good / very good d/w. 
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 38906  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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All I Could Bare: My Life in the Strip Clubs of Gay Washington, D.C.
Seymour, Craig
Atria Books August 4, 2009  2009 
  8vo softcover 256pp very good. 
Price: $8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 54207  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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American Express: the Unofficial History of the People Who Built the Great Financial Empire
Peter Z. Grossman
Crown Publishers, New York City, NY, 1987 First  0 
  Black cloth spine on blue boards. First edition. Excellent copy in good unclipped d/w. How American Express began in the 1850s as a freight forwarder, and evolved into one of the largest and most powerful financial institutions in the world.. Index 
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 2685  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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American Smoke: Journeys to the End of the Light (Hardcover)
Sinclair, Iain
ISBN: 9780241145272
Hamish Hamilton 2013  2013 
  8vo. hardcover. 308pp. b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w. Iain Sinclair looks to the open road and the Beat Generation. his first full engagement with the memory-filled landscapes of the American Beats and their fellow travellers.In a book filled with bad journeysand fated decisions, this is a a delirious expedition in the footsteps of Malcolm Lowry, Charles Olson, Jack Kerouac, William Burroughs, Gary Snyder and more, heated by obsession (the Old West, volcanoes, Mexico) and enlivened by false memories, broken reports and strange adventures. 
Price: $22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 61275  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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An improbable life
Roland, Betty
Sydney Collins Australia 1989  1989 
  8vo softcover 164pp. very good, Signed by Author, owner's signature inside rear cover. 
Price: $8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 27690  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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