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A Kent Christmas
Doel, Geoff & Fran Compilers,
ISBN: 1840150971
Budding Books, Gloucestershire, Great Britain, 1998. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. First Edition. acknowledgements and picture credits. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photographs and illustrations. Colour illustrated card cover with gold and white coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. "A Kent Christmas combines tradition with classic fiction and local custom with historical fact to produce a colourful, seasonal picture of Kent at Yuletide." -- from the rear panel blurb. A little creasing to the book corners with rubbing of the book edges and panels. Light age toning of the textblock edges. First edition of the work in this format and binding, and/or set or series. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. [2], 3-160 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Genealogy & Local History; Britain/UK; Holidays & Special Occasions. ISBN: 1840150971. ISBN/EAN: 9781840150971. Inventory No: 0117781. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Very Good Condition
Price: $11.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0117781  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Australian Adventures in Leisure
Moult, Allan,
ISBN: 0730100618
Reed, French's Forest, New South Wales, 1984. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. First Edition. introduction by author and acknowledgements. Beige coloured endpapers. The text is illustrated with fabulous colour photography, taken by the author and from page 241 through to the end of the book there is black and white illustrations showing various pieces of equipment used in different leisure activities (this section of the book has also been printed on a matte paper). Photographic dustwrapper with black and brown coloured titles to the front panel and blue and black coloured titles to the backstrip. "Australian Adventures in Leisure is a rollicking adventure through Australia's newest playgrounds the wild places where today's travellers go to test their mettle." -- from the front panel blurb. Minor rubbing to the backstrip corners and book corners. A little rubbing to the dustwrapper panels and edges. Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. 280 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Holidays & Special Occasions; Australia; ISBN: 0730100618. ISBN/EAN: 9780730100614. Inventory No: 0116516. THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU. Very Good Condition
Price: $11.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0116516  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Beautiful Australian Wildflowers of the Grampians (Souvenir Folder)
Not Stated,
The Valentine Publishing Co. Pty. Ltd., Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide, No date. Edition Unstated
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: Photographic. Edition Unstated. The text is illustrated with colour photographs of wildflowers taken by H. T. Reeves. Colour photographic front with white coloured titles. An eight foldout souvenir (printed on one side only) showing Australian wildflowers from the Grampians mountain range in central Victoria. There is no easily ascertained date of publication, but given the photographs and production values probably early 1960s. Creasing to the souvenir corners with rubbing and yellowing of the front and rear panels. Being eternal photographs show a little age toned. Size: Landscape 12mo. 8 pages.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Holidays & Special Occasions; Ephemera; Inventory No: 0116686. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Very Good Condition
Price: $9.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0116686  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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The Happiest Time of the Year
Clevenger, Kitty McDonald ( Selected By ),
Hallmark Cards , United States, 1973. Edition Unstated
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Norman Rockwell. Edition Unstated. The text is illustrated with nine ( 9 ) full-colour illustrations on a Christmas theme by Norman Rockwell. The book is set out with one illustration and on the opposite page a small poem / saying about Christmas. Illustrated front cover, showing a typical Norman Rockwellian Santa Claus holding up a very tiny stocking, with red and black coloured titles to the front panel and black coloured titles to the back strip. There is another small Rockwell illustration on the back panel. A small book on Christmas put out by the Hallmark Company using some of the best of Norman Rockwell's Christmas images. A little rubbing to the head and to the heel of the spine and to the book corners. The laminate of the book has become quite scuffed and grubby. Size: 16mo - up to 6 " tall - Sextodecimo. Non-paginated.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Norman Rockwell. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Poetry; Illustrated; Holidays & Special Occasions. Inventory No: 0104371. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Very Good Condition
Price: $11.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0104371  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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The Notorious Dr. August: His Real Life and Crimes
Bram, Christopher,
ISBN: 0688175694
William Morrow, New York, 2000. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Clean copy, no damage, dust jacket shows no damage. Marking pen stripe on the bottom edge of the textbook, frontage of the text block has not been trimmed . Spanning more than 60 years from the Civil War to the early 1920s and moving from battlefields of the Self to New York City, through Paris, London, Constantinople Coney Island, features Augustus Fitzwilliam Boyd, an improvisational pianist who believes his music is sometimes inspired by the spirit world. The book is a brilliantly written exploration of race, class, spirituality and sexuality Full number line. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. [8], 498, [2] pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Literature & Literary; Holidays & Special Occasions. ISBN: 0688175694. ISBN/EAN: 9780688175696. Inventory No: 0280401. Very Good Condition
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0280401  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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The waiter's Handbook
Brown, Graham & Hepner, Karon,
ISBN: 186250430X
Hospitality press, Elsternwick, 1994. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: Drawings & photographs. Reprint. Throughout the book emphasis is placed on the importance of all aspects of good service product knowledge, and communication, personal, organisational, and technical skills. This is a common sense guide to modern service not a repetition of outworn traditions rear panel blurb Size: Trade Paperback. XII, 180 pages in colour illustrated softcover binding showing no damage and free of annotation. includes an extensive glossary and is indexed.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Drawings & photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Cooking, Wine & Dining; Holidays & Special Occasions. ISBN: 186250430X. ISBN/EAN: 9781862504301. Inventory No: 0266271. Very Good Condition
Price: $9.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0266271  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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The Worst Noel: Hellish Holiday Tales
Various Authors,
ISBN: 0060838116
HarperCollins Publishers, New York, 2005. First Edition
 Hardcover (1/4 Boards 3/4 Boards) Hardcover (1/4 Boards 3/4 Boards). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Red coloured endpapers. 1/4 red coloured back strip with black coloured titles. 3/4 white coloured boards. Photographic dustwrapper with white, black and dark red coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. 18 trips through Christmas holiday hell by various authors. Authors include Marian Keyes, Stanley Bing and Louis Bayard. Minor rubbing to the book corners and back strip edges. Some rubbing of the dustwrapper edges and panels. Full Number Line. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 207, [7] pages.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Holidays & Special Occasions; Short Stories; Christmas; ISBN: 0060838116. ISBN/EAN: 9780060838119. Inventory No: 0121290. Very Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0121290  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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