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Aztec.
Falconer, Colin.
ISBN: 1863254013
Bantam Books Sydney 2003 
  Paperback thick, very good condition, pages faintly toned, covers little creased, minor edgewear. 666 pp. A novel by Australian author about the legendary Aztec woman named Malinali who brought Montezuma's empire to its knees. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 25730  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Revelations of a Spanish Infanta.
Muirden, Sallie.
ISBN: 0732258413
HarperCollins Sydney 1996 
  Paperback trade, very good condition, minor edgewear. 265 pp. Historical novel by Australian author, set in Spain (1650). The painter Velazquez becomes obsessed by the 12 year old infant he has been commissioned to paint (Margarita - daughter of King Felipe and Queen Maria of Spain - who is on the brink of becoming a woman). a vivid and sensual tale of life in 17th Century Spain. Winner of the HarperCollins Fiction Prize, 1966. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 13015  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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See Delphi and Die.
Davis, Lindsey.
Arrow Books London 2006 
  Paperback trade, very good condition, minor edgewear, rubber stamp. 354 pp. Historical crime fiction novel. Falco and Helena struggle with a case that may contain worse features than any they have dealt with yet. 
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 24779  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Ten Wicked Men.
Timms, E. V.
Angus & Robertson Sydney 1955 
  Hardback small octavo, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), minor edgewear, owner's written name front free flyleaf, protected by removable semiarchival plastic sleeve. 250 pp. An abridged version of the his novel "Maelstrom", first published in 1938. A powerful and fascinating novel of high drama and deep-chuckling mirth, about the maelstrom of events in New France surrounding the great Cardinal Richelieu and his clever successor Mazarin. Includes adventures in England (mentions Cromwell) and French Canada. 
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14593  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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The Bond of Wedlock [Australian Books on Demand].
Praed, Rosa; Webby, Elizabeth (introduction).
ISBN: 0949910384
Mulini Press Canberra, Cook 1993 
  Paperback large octavo, very good condition, few black & white drawings, rear cover creased, minor edgewear. 114 pp. A tale of London life that is one of the English novels of the Australian author. This story, first published in 1887, captures the society of late 19th century London. The heroine is married to an unsuitable husband and falls in love with a handsome, wealthy man. The plot revolves around her husband, her father and her new "ideal", revealing how they manipulate this unfortunate, discontented woman. (Estimated date, 1993, Trove catalogue. No 7 in the series.). 
Price: $13.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 24377  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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The Falcon.
Timms, E. V.
Angus & Robertson Sydney 1956 
  Hardback small octavo, dustjacket, very good condition (in good dustjacket), pages lightly toned, edge tears & minor loss jacket (minor edgewear), endpapers toned. 235 pp. First edition, as this title. The writer of Australian historical romances here produces an historical novel set in the 17th century England. During the reign of Charles II, Englishmen saw the power and ambition of Louis XIV of France a deadly threat to their nation. Plot and counter-plot simmered under the glittering surface of court life, ever ready to explode into violent action. Originally published in 1931 as "Whitehall". 
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 25069  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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The Queen of Moreton Bay: An Historical Novel.
Donald, Ron.
ISBN: 9780957945210
Self Published: Ron Donald/Printed by Victory Press Bribie Island, QLD 2008 
  Paperback wide trade, very good plus condition, black & white photos, minimal edgewear. 130 pp. (Estimated date, 2008).) This book is an historical novel and, for the purpose of dialogue between characters, the names of some people and places have been fictionalised. The novel focuses on the excursion ferry Koopa which ran on the Brisbane River and the open waters of Moreton Bay for nearly half a century, becoming the best-known and most popular steamship of its kind in the history of Queensland. 
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 27094  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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