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IBSEN An Approach
Lavrin, Janko
London: Methuen, 1950   
  Original Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. First Edition. viii,140pp. Prev. owner name on ffep, else Vg in dj.  
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 6714  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Ern Malley Affair.
Heyward, Michael. Intro. by Robert Huges
ISBN: 0702225622
University of Queensland Press St Lucia (Brisbane) 1993 First Edition
 Hard Cover The literary hoax of the 20th century. xx.284pp, index, ills. Poor Max Harris!.   Fine/Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 30771  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Countryman Vol 49 No 1 Spring 1954
Cripps, John (Ed)
The Countryman London 1954 1st Edition
 Soft Cover Selections from Bruce Campbell, Molly Hankey, Randall Swingler, Paul Hogarth, Lucy Nigh, Robert Aickman, R A Richardson et al. Expanded condition report/scan on request. Magazine VG+, Wear, Ink Name, Tear/NO DUST JACKET
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007412  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Countryman Vol 52 No 2 Winter 1955
Cripps, John (Ed)
The Countryman London 1955 1st Edition
 Soft Cover Selections from Ursula Bloom, Phyllis K Thorne, John Mackie, P A Macnab, Alex Tewnion, Raymond Bush, Joseph Emberton, Anna Russell & Joan Cope et al. Expanded condition report/scan on request. Magazine VG++, Ink Nos, wear, Fade/NO DUST JACKET
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007413  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Countryman Vol 53 No 1 Spring 1956
Cripps, John (Ed)
The Countryman London 1956 1st Edition
 Soft Cover Selections from Alyse Gregory, H G Hurrell, Paul Hogarth, Norah Marshall, V A Firsoff, H N Southern, & Sheila Sutcliffe et al. Expanded condition report/scan on request. Magazine VG++, Ink Nos, wear, Fade/NO DUST JACKET
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007414  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Countryman Vol 50 No 1 Autumn 1954
Cripps, John (Ed)
The Countryman London 1954 1st Edition
 Soft Cover Selections from Philip Derbyshire, H F Ellis, Clifford Borrer, Joseph F Duncan, Padraic O Conaire, W M Marshall, J M Savidge, R H Cory, Raymond Bush, & David Brock et al. Expanded condition report/scan on request. Magazine VG+, Ink Name, Wear, Chips/NO DUST JACKET
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007415  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Countryman Vol 50 No 2 Winter 1954
Cripps, John (Ed)
The Countryman London 1964 1st Edition
 Soft Cover Selections from Philip Hope, B De Seyssel, R S R Fitter, Sheila Hutchinson, Alice E Millard, C O Lloyd, Lois Parre, G Forsyth Lawson, Karis E Legge, Hamish Maceanruig, & H S Joyce et al. Expanded condition report/scan on request. Magazine VG, Wear, Ink Name, Tears/NO DUST JACKET
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007416  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Countryman Vol 52 No 1 Autumn 1955
Cripps, John (Ed)
The Countryman London 1955 1st Edition
 Soft Cover Selections from Janet Orchard, A M Robinson, Olivia Richardson, David Stephen, Gabriel Seal, Alan Walbank, Eric Chamberlin, Kenneth Ochiltree, & Violet Latham et al. Expanded condition report/scan on request. Magazine VG++, Ink Nos, Wear, Abrasion/NO DUST JACKET
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007417  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Countryman Vol 51 No 1 Spring 1955
Cripps, John (Ed)
The Countryman London 1955 1st Edition
 Soft Cover Selections from H G Hurrell, Campbell K Finlay, W A Tattersall, H N Southern, John Usborne, Len Ortzen, R S R Fitter, Naomi Mitchison, Gladys Hunkin, & Bruce Campbell et al. Expanded condition report/scan on request. Magazine VG+, Ink Nos, Wear, Tear/NO DUST JACKET
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007418  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Last Essays
Spender, J A
Cassell London 1944 1st Edition
  Last volume of this journalist's essays. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  VG++, Wear, Foxing/VG++, PC, Wear
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007687  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Province of the Heart
McGinley, Phyllis
World's Work Surrey 1962 1st UK Edition
  Essays. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  VG++, Offset, Foxing/VG++, PC, Wear
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007754  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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As Shadows Lengthen : The Later Essays of Robert W Mackenna
Mackenna, R W
John Murray London 1932 1st Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket With a memoir by his son R M B Mackenna. With frontispiece photograph of the author. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  VG++, Shelfwear, Foxing/VG++, PC, Wear
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008620  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Homing of the Winds and Other Passages in Prose
Sitwell, Sacheverell
Faber & Faber London 1942 1st UK Edition
 Hard Cover Compilation. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  G+,Ink Inscr,Stamp,Foxing,Wear/NO DUST JACKET
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010986  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Rosewater Revolution : Notes on a Change of Attitude
Hughes, David
ISBN: 0094570507
Constable London 1971 1st Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket 182 pages. Jacket design by Peter Barrett. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  VG++, Mild Wear, Browning/VG++, PC, Wear
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 014650  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Expletives Deleted : Selected Writings
Carter, Angela
ISBN: 0701139994
Chatto & Windus London 1992 1st Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket VG+, Shelfwear, bumps, light browning/VG++, Edgewear, mild rubbing. 224 pages, including the index. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 018391  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Table Talk : Essays on Men and Manners
Hazlitt, William
Cassell London 1909 Edition Not Stated
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket VG, Shelfwear, browning, foxing/G, Edgewear, small chips, tears, soiling, foxing. In 'The People's Library' series. 407 pages, including the index. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 018497  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Sister Age
Fisher, M F K
ISBN: 0701127627
Chatto & Windus / Hogarth Press London 1984 1st UK Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket VG++, Very mild shelfwear, page browning/VG+, Edgewear, indentation, mild spine fade. "Fifteen remarkable insights, written over the years, into the art of ageing and living and dying". Expanded condition report/scan on request.  
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 021499  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Concierge Confidential : Hotel Stories
Nicolaides, Harry
ISBN: 1877029246
Pennon Publishing Victoria 2002 1st Edition
 Soft Cover VG++, Mild wear & indentations. Inscribed and signed by the author on the half-title page. 172 pages. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 024543  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Shadow & Act
Ellison, Ralph
Secker & Warburg London 1967 1st UK Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Collection of essays. Jacket by Bernard Higton. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  VG++, Wear, Top Edge Foxing/VG++, PC, Wear
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008494  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Roadmender
Fairless, Michael
Citadel Press London 1948 1st Thus
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket 'For this edition 12 new woodcuts have been engraved by Helen Munro. Expandd condition report/scan on request.  VG++, Ink Name & Price, Foxing/VG++, PC, Wear
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008800  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Men and Ideas : Essays
Wallas, Graham (Preface By Gilbert Murray)
George Allen & Unwin London 1940 1st Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket 221 pages, including the index. With frontispiece portrait. Boards & jacket water-damaged, with rippling to surfaces, mild warping to boards, and staining to both. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  Fair, Wear, Ink Name, Browning/Fair, PC, Wear
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 015289  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Sex and Sensibility
Burchill, Julie
ISBN: 0006378587
Grafton London 1992 Paperback Original
 Soft Cover VG, Edgewear, cover crease, remainder star, light browning/NO DUST JACKET. "Gathered here for the first time are the inimitably incisive thoughts of the nation's most controversial and witty commentator on life, love, sex and the universe". 267 pages. Cover photo by John Wildgoose. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 017246  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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In Favour of the Sensitive Man and Other Essays
Nin, Anais
ISBN: 0352308923
Star / W H Allen London 1981 First Star Books Edition
 Mass Market Paperback VG, Edgewear, label removal abrasion, foxing, browning/NO DUST JACKET. 169 pages. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  
Price: 7.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 020277  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Two’s Company
Stranger, Joyce
London: Michael Joseph, 1977   
  Soft Cover. VG++/NO DUST JACKET. Uncorrected Book Proof. Author's account of her experience with her two thoroughbred dogs. Book has slight spine cock, and there is wear on the spine head. As book pro ofs go , this is a very cheapish mediocre quality production, printed on cheap paper.  
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 003656  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Index on Censorship Volume 5 Number 3 Autumn 1976
no author
London: Writers & Scholars International, 1976   
  Soft Cover. VG++, edgewear, Rubbing/NO DUST JACKET. 1st Edition. Journal. Expanded condition report/scan of covers on request.  
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005617  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Frankly, George or Letters to a Publisher from an Author Whose First Book is About to Appear
Morton, Charles W
Philadelphia & New York (1951): J B Lippincott Company   
  VG++/NO DUST JACKET. Edition Not Stated. Full condition report & scan of covers on request.  
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005240  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Letter from Reachfar
Duncan, Jane
ISBN: 0333187555
Macmillan London 1975 First Edition
 Hard Cover (6)152pp. Small owner name, bookseller stamp on ffep, also small abrasure, else very good red cloth covered boards in bright but lightly edgeworn dustjacket.  Very Good/Good Plus
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 23409  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Faces of Philip. A Memoir of Philip Toynbee
Mitford, Jessica
London: Heinemann, 1984   
 Hard Cover Original Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. Fiirst Edition. xvi,175pp. b/w pls.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 12878  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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THE UNKNOWN ORWELL
Stansky, Peter & Abrahams, William
Constable   
  Original Cloth. 8vo. No stamps, but seems to be ex-library because ffep and title page have been removed. & dj trimmed. xvi,272pp. Cloth in dj. Good.  
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 10613  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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W. H. Auden. The Far Interior
Bold, Alan (edited by) (W.H. Auden
ISBN: 0854780564
Vision and Barnes and Noble London/Totowa 1985 First Edition
 Hard Cover 223pp. UK isbn 0389205737. Critical studies series.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 23739  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Patrick White letters
Marr, David (editor)
ISBN: 0091832675
Random House Sydney 1994 First Edition
 Large trade Paperback x.678pp, small owner name else fine.  Near Fine
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 30234  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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PATRICK WHITE
Argyle, Barry
Oliver and Boyd Edinburgh 1967 First Edition
 Softcover Paperback. First Edition. 109pp. light browning of pages and edges else good to vg.  Very Good
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 8183  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Toil & Spin. Two Directions in Modern Poetry
Wallace-Crabbe, Chris
ISBN: 0091371007
Hutchinson Melbourne 1979 First Edition
 Hard Cover x,151pp. Prev. owner name else very good in dustjacket.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 10786  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Aldous Huxley. A biography Volume Two : Turning Points
Bedford, Sybille
ISBN: 0704332426
Quartet London 1979 First Thus
 Trade Paperback xii,378pp, index. 1939-63  Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320012  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Creed or Chaos ? And Other Essays in Popular Theology
Sayers, Dorothy L
London: Methuen, 1947   
  VG, Shelfwear, Abrasion/VG, PC, Chips,Tears,Tape Damage. 1st Edition. 'A volume of reprinted pamphlets'. Photo on request.  
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006833  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Hell and Back : Selected Essays
Parks, Tim
ISBN: 0436598027
Secker & Warburg London 2001 Uncorrected Book Proof
 Soft Cover 340 pages, including the references. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  VG, Mild Wear, Label Abrasion/NO DUST JACKET
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 014909  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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My Permitted Say
Hastings, Basil MacDonald
A M Philpot London (No Date)  Edition Not Stated
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Biographical reflections. 220 pages with colour frontispiece & 4 page catalogue at rear. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  VG++, Wear, Stamp, Abrasion/VG+, Chips, Tears, Browning
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008518  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Wolf Willow : A History, a Story, and a Memory of the Last Plains Frontier
Stegner, Wallace
Heinemann London 1963 1st UK Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket "Combines fiction and non-fiction, history and impression". 306 pages. Jacket design by Brian Russell. Expanded condition report/scan on request.  VG, Stamp, EPS & Edge-Foxing/G, PC,Wear,Chip,Tears,Browning
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 014033  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Party of the Century: The Fabulous Story of Truman Capote and His Black and White Ball
Davis, Deborah
ISBN: 0471659665
Wiley U.S.A. 2006 First Edition
 Hard Cover `x,294pp, photos. Gently used cancelled library book Ex-Library Good Plus/Good Plus
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 321997  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Unposted Letters Concerning Life and Literature
O’London, John
George Newnes London 1924 Second Impression
 Hard Cover Short essays from weekly letters to Gog and Magog. BW plate on front end page. Foxing on end pages and scattered throughout - else VG in excellent bright, unrubbed, un-edgeworn DJ. 180 pp. Second impression in same month as first.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 19833  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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What Became of Jane Austen? And Other Questions
Amis, Kingsley
ISBN: 0586037039
Panther London 1972 First Panther Edition
 Mass Market Paperback VG, Edgewear, creases, spine fade, browning. Collection of writings. Expanded condition report/photo on request  
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 032583  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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The Age of Chaucer. The Pelican guide to Literature 7
Ford, Boris (ed)
Pelican London 1963 Reprint
 Mass Market Paperback 496pp, with an anthology of medieval poems.  Near Fine
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 25716  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Harbour in Heaven
Tory, Alan
George M Dash Sydney 1949 1st Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket 'Essays on drama and life'. Inscribed by the author on the half-title page "To Moreen Southwell, / With New Year greetings. / From Alan Tory. / Dec. 29, 1949." Expanded condition report/scan on request.  VG++, Wear, Browning/G, Wear, Chips, Tears, Stain
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010613  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Dickens Public Life and Private Passion
Ackroyd, Peter
BBC London 2002 First Edition
 Hard Cover Lavishly illus. pict. biog of Dickens written to accompany the TV series. 160pp. Near fine in like dj.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 30710  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Room of One’s Own, A
Woolf, Virginia
ISBN: 0586044493
Grafton Books London, England 1985 Reprint
 Paperback Paperback, reprint, 68gms, 107 pages. A classic feminist essay, this book is for everyone who has ever wondered why it is that women are largely absent from the history books, unless they are queens, mothers or mistresses. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is a small pen mark from a previous owner on the title page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 4.50 (AUD)
Book Number: ESS5  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Artemus Ward: His Book
Artemus Ward,
Ward & Lock's American Library,  No date. 
  Hardcover (Printed Boards). Good/. . Small hardback. No date. Decorative cloth. Red & black illustration of US flag and scroll on front board. 168 pages.Ffep has inscription 'To Violet from Glady'. No rfep. Some foxing to first & last couple of pages. Pages are age-toned, some webbing showing inside at front boards. Looks to be early 1900's. Top & bottom of spine and corners are bumped. General useage wear to rest of book. 168 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 000046. 
Price: 17.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 000046  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
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Untold Stories
Bennett, Alan
ISBN: 0571228305
Faber & Faber London 2005 First Edition
 Hard Cover xiv,658pp. Prose collection from the playwright. Ills.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 322370  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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A Small Personal Voice
Lessing, Doris
ISBN: 9780394493299
Alfred A Knopf, New York, 1974. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. No torn or missing pages. The ffep has - 50 stamped with an ink stamp. No other internal markings 172 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; Literature & Literary. ISBN: 039449329X. ISBN/EAN: 9780394493299. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53436. 
Price: 21.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 53436  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
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The Right to Live - selected essays
Plowman, Max
Andrew Dakers, London, 1943. 
  Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. second reprint. Wear and tear to extremities of dust wrapper. Age toning to closed edges of book. Moderate age and reading wear. 320 pages. Dust Jacket price-clipped. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53687. 
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 53687  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
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The World of Charmian Clift. Introduction by George Johnston. & Martin Johnston
Clift, Charmian.
Angus & Robertson Sydney 1995 Reprint
 Trade Paperback 55pp.  Fine
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 30699  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Boswell’s London Journal 1762-1763
Boswell - Edited By Frederick A. Pottle
William Heinemann Melbourne 1951 Reprint
 Hard Cover xiv,370pp, foxing else sound copy, Owner name  Good Plus/Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 322428  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Presidential Papers
Mailer, Norman
Andre Deutsch London 1964 1st UK Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket VG, Shelfwear, bumping, ink name, browning/VG, Edgewear, tear, soiling, edge-browning. Collection of essays and articles. Jacket design by Michael Harvey. Photo on request.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 033277  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Wordswork - The Language of Literature and Life
Edited by Robert D Eagleson,
ISBN: 9780454000382
Methuen, Australia, 1977. 
  Softcover (Stiff Boards). Very Good Condition/. . Light internal reading wear. General wear to card covers. 184 pages. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Literature & Literary; Essays & Literary Criticism. ISBN: 0454000383. ISBN/EAN: 9780454000382. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52968. 
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 52968  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
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Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim
Sedaris, David
ISBN: 9780316143462
Little Brown, New York, 2004. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. First Edition. Repairable tear to dust jacket front top near spine. Light wear to dust jacket extremities. 256 pages. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; ISBN: 0316143464. ISBN/EAN: 9780316143462. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52761. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 52761  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
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Australians in America 1876-1976
Edited & Introduced by John Hammond Moore,
ISBN: 9780702212529
University of Queensland Press, Queensland, 1997. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. 331 pages. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; ISBN: 0702212520. ISBN/EAN: 9780702212529. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52801. 
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 52801  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
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The Guardian Omnibus 1821-1971 - an anthology of 150 years of Guardian writing
Ayerst, David
ISBN: 9780002112925
Collins, England, 1973. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. No torn or missing pages. Previous owner's name on ffep. 768 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; Britain/UK; History. ISBN: 0002112922. ISBN/EAN: 9780002112925. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53142. 
Price: 17.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 53142  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
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Arthur Samuel Peake 1865-1929 Essays in Commemoration and Selections from his Writings
Edited by John T Wilkinson,
Epworth Press, London, 1958. 
  Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. First Edition. .Previous owner's name on first page - that of F Engel, noted Australian theologian. No torn or missing pages. Fading to dust wrapper at spine. General age and reading wear. 168 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; Religion & Theology. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53302. 
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 53302  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
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May Gibbs Mother of the Gumnuts her life and work
Walsh, Maureen
ISBN: 0207151784
Cornstalk Sydney 1992 Reprint
 Hard Cover xii,228pp, Ills. Gift inscription else vg in dj.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 322361  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Crowning Privilege. The Clark Lectures 1954-1955.
Graves, Robert
Cassell London 1955 First Edition
 Hard Cover Also includes essays on poetry and 16 new poems.230pp, some foxing, else near fine copy in whole, but discoloured dj.  Near Fine/Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 26494  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The First Cuckoo - letters to The Times 1900-1975
Chosen by Kenneth Gregory,
ISBN: 9780048080257
George Allen & Unwin, London, 1977. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. No torn or missing pages. Previous owner's name on ffep. Light reading wear. 350 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; England; Communications & Media. ISBN: 004808025X. ISBN/EAN: 9780048080257. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53149. Very Good Condition
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The Quest for Grace
Clark, Manning
ISBN: 0670830348
Viking Melbourne 1990 First Edition
 Hard Cover Boards. Near Fine/Near Fine. First Edition. 8vo. ISBN:0670830348. Mannig Clark's second instalment in his autobiography. Previous owner's name. DJ slightly creased on top edge, but repaired and protected. BW photos. 220 pp.  Near Fine/Near Fine
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A portrait of Jane Austen
Cecil, David
ISBN: 0094624003
Constable/Hutchinson Australia 1978 First Edition
 Hard Cover 208pp, index, many ills. Jane Austen in her time and place. Near fine green cloth h/c in vg dj.  Near Fine/Very Good
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MADE IN ENGLAND : Australia’s British Inheritance (Quarterly Essay, Issue 12)
Malouf, David
ISBN: 1863953957
Black Inc, Schwartz Publishing Melbourne, VIC, Australia 2003 
 Softcover 100pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed (small front cover image; author photo to rear) card wrapper minimally browned at foot. In the fourth 'Quarterly Essay' of 2003, celebrated author David Malouf "looks at Australia's bond with Britain and wonders whether it wasn't the Mother Country which did most of the giving . . . " Plus: Correspondence- 'Whitefella Jump Up', Les Murray, Lillian Holt, P.A. Durack Clancy, Fay Zwicky, Marcia Langton, Tony Birch, Mary Ellen Jordan, Geoff Sharp. Book weight approx. 200g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +
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Pencillings: Little Essays on Literature
Murray, John Middleton
London: W. Collins Sons & Co. 1923  1923 
  8vo. green cloth hardcover. 277pp. good+, foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. / good foxed d/w with lightly chipped edges. 
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The Floral Mother and other essays.
Llewellyn, Kate
ISBN: 0207187029
Angus and Robertson.  0 
  8vo. softcover. 205pp. very good. My aid is to recue the essay from academia, to turn it instead to its original purpose to 'essay', to try, to experiement. These essays are about everyday life, and whatever learning they have they wear lightly. My intention is to interest and to amuse, and to have the reader while away an hour as gracefully as possible. 
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The Man Versus The State.
Spencer, Herbert.
Williams & Norgate. 1885 eight thousand  0 
  Pp ii,113,16 adverts. Size 226x145mm. Original cloth .Gilt. Spine Faded and spotted. Containing, The New Toryism, The Coming Slavery, The Sins of Legislation, The Great Political Superstition. All reprinted from 'The Contemporary Review' with postscript. 
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Reflected Light : La Trobe Essayse
Beilharz, Peter & Manne, Robert
ISBN: 1863952462
Black Inc, Melbourne, 2006.  2006 
  8vo. softcover. 343pp. Very good+. 
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Chaucer’s Measuring Eye.
Holley, Linda Tarte.
ISBN: 0892632747
Rice University Press, USA 1990  1990 
  8vo. hardcover. 189pp. index, b/w illus. Fine. / Very good d/w. 
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The Eiffel Tower and Other Mythologies
Barthes, Roland
ISBN: 0374521557
Farrar Straus & Giroux June 1979  1979 
  8vo softcover 152pp very good. In this appealing and luminous collection of essays, Roland Barthes examines the mundane and exposes hidden texts, causing the reader to look afresh at the famous landmark and symbol of Paris, and also at the Tour de France, the visit to Paris of Billy Graham, the flooding of the Seine and other shared events and aspects of everyday experience. 
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Australian Postwar Novelists: Selected Critical Essays
Keesing, Nancy (Editor)
ISBN: 0701607696
Jacaranda Press 1975  1975 
  8vo softcover 218pp very good. Contents includes Critical Essays on the works of Martin Boyd, T.A.G. Hungerford, David Ireland, George Johnston, Thomas Keneally, Alan Marshall, David Martin, Peter Mathers, Hal Porter, Ivan Southall, Randolph Stow, Colin Thiele, Judah Waten, Patrick White. 
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The Pack of Autolycus
Hope, A. D.
ISBN: 0708102794
Canberra, Australian National University Press, 1978,  1978 
  8vo. hardcover. 202pp. Very good. / Very good d/w. 
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Culture and History - Essays presented to Jack Lindsay
Edited by Bernard Smith
ISBN: 0868060895
Hale & Iremonger 1984  1984 
  8vo. Hardcover in d/w. Near fine. 455pp. Illustrated. Jack Lindsay the son of Norman Lindsay. Contributors include Anderson, Orin, John Arnold, Craig Munro, R. D. FitzGerald, James Borg, Don Watston, Bernard Miles, Nikolai Lopyrev, Jeremy Hawthorn, Michael Wilding, V. S. Vakrushev, Christopher Hill, Stephen Knight, Bernard Smith, Robert Browning, Robert Smith, Humphrey McQueen and L. T. Hergenham. 
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Civil Passions: Selected Essays
Krygier, Martin
ISBN: 0975076981
Schwartz Publishing Pty, Limited 2005  2005 
  8vo softcover 303pp very good. 
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A Testament to the Wilderness - Ten Essays on an Address by C. A. Meier.
Prof. C. A. Meiere.
Daimon Zurich / The Lapis Series - Santa Monica 1985  1985 
  8vo. Softcover. 142pp. Included in this volume are ten highly individual responses to the seminal paper, Wilderness and the search for the Soul of Modern Man. This anthology of original writings was conceived in honor of the lifelong work of Meier of Zurich on this eightieth birthday. It is reccommended reading for all concerned with the future of our troubled world. 
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The Journals of Arnold Bennett. 3 Volumes
Bennett, Arnold. edited by Newman Flower
Cassell 1932  1932 
  8vo. hardcovers. Volume I 1896-1910; Volume II 1911-1921, Volume III 1921-1928. pp. 419,321,310. indexes. good, some foxing. d/ws of Vol2&3 good+ sunned, d/w of vol1 is torn. 
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Tragedy and Comedy
Kerr, Walter
Bodley Head, 1968, First U.K. edition.  0 
  8vo. hardcover. 341pp. very good+, light foxing to endpapers. / very good d/w. 
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Staging Steinbeck: Dramatising The grapes of wrath
Whitebrook, Peter
ISBN: 0304321990
London Cassell 1988  1988 
  8vo hardcover 157pp, b/w illus. very good+, ex-lib / very good+ d/w. 
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Lives Obscurely Great - Historical essays on Women of New South Wales
Patricia Thompson and Susan York (Editors)
ISBN: 0959843272
Soc. of Women Writers NSW branch 1980  1980 
  8vo. Card Covers. Front cover marked. Signed by the editors and well as Hilarie Lindsay, Lilian James, Valmai Phillips, Lorna Ollif, Lysbeth Cohen. Contents include essays on Mary Callicott, Jane Watsford, Women of Subiaco, George Clarke and the Kamilaroi Tribe, Elizabeth Hawkins Trip 1822, Hannah Laycock of King''s Grove Farm, Sarah Claydon, The Pioneer Lady of Marrickville, Needlewomen, Ann Thorn''s Land Grant, Melinda Kendall, Three Women of Wyong - The Aborigine, the Pioneer and the Outcast, Granny with Clean your Boots, German Women and their Families in NSW, Lindsay Papers, Elizabeth Mitchell - Mother of Albury, Luch Osburn of Sydney Hospital, Mary Ann Hoschke - Upper Orara Valley, Education at Cumnock, The Matriarch of Foster, Doris Dawson and the industrial Blind School, Dame Alice Berry From Cobar, Distinguished Jewish women of NSW, Mammy Ross. 
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Counsels and Ideals from the Writings of William Osler
Osler, William
London, Humphrey Milford OUP, 1921, 2nd Edition  0 
  8vo. maroon cloth hardcover. 355pp. index, b/w frontis. very good, some foxing. 
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Flaubert, Joyce and Beckett - The Stoic Comedians
Kenner, Hugh
W. H. Allen 1964. First edition  0 
  8vo. Hardcover in d/w. Very Good. In this sequential treatment of Flaubert, Joyce and Beckett, the author sets out to illustrate how each exploits the devices of our typographic culture. He traces the intricate development of the novel, comparing the various ways in which each writer controls the format of the book and at the same time capitalizes on the great capacity of the novel for facts. 
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Reflections on the atomic bomb. ’Volume I of the previously uncollected writings of Gertrude Stein.
Stein, Gertrude. Haas
Los Angeles: Black Sparrow Press, 197  0 
  Edited by Robert Bartlett Haas. 181 p. printed wraps in good condition. 
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Thought and Expression
Scott, A.F.
Cambridge at the University Press. 1962.  1962 
  8vo. illus. green paper covered boards, hardcover. 143pp. b/w illus. very good, owner's stamp on fep. 
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The Adding Machine Collected Essays
Burroughs, William S.
London: John Calder, 1985 First Edition.  0 
  8vo. hardcover. 201pp. very good. / very good d/w. 
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Modern Essays on Eighteenth-century Literature
Damrosch, Leopold, Jr.
ISBN: 0195049241
New York Oxford University Press, 1988  1988 
  8vo softcover 488pp very good. Students of English literature in the eighteenth century. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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Claremont Essays
Trilling, Diana
London: Secker & Warburg, 1965  1965 
  8vo. hardcover. 243pp. very good, owner's signature on fep. / very good d/w. 
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In the Lion’s Den - fifty essays
Waugh, Auberon
ISBN: 0718117174
London, Michael Joseph, 1978,  1978 
  8vo. hardcover. 189pp. very good+. / very good d/w rubbed on top edge. 
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Edgar Rice Burroughs the Man Who created Tarzan Volume 2 (II)
Porges, Irwin
ISBN: 0345251318
Ballantine New York 1976 First Thus
 Trade Paperback Includes pp663-1310, plates. Almost as new v fine copy  Fine
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Remember to Remember
Miller, Henry
The Grey Walls Press, London, 1952. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. First Edition. Wear to dust jacket extremities & folds. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages. 256 pages. Endpapers browned, text block clean. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; Literature & Literary. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52148. Very Good Condition
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Men Only and London Opinion Vol. 61 No. 244 May 1956
no author
C. Arthur Pearson London 1956 1st Edition
 Soft Cover G, Binding loose at front hinge, edgewear, tears, creases, spine lean, foxing. Contributions by Kenneth More, Ernest Betts, Cardew Robinson, 'Questo', Hylton Cleaver, Jean Qui Rit and Peynet, Theodora Benson, Peter Williams, Jules Archer, George Maracco, Harold Waters, Oliver Baldwin & M.J. Wilson. Illustrated with photographs, cartoons, diagrams and advertisments. Photo on request.  
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The Eleanor Farjeon Book: A Tribute to Her Life and Work 1881 - 1965
Var
Hamish Hamilton London 1966 First Edition
 Hard Cover Boards. Very Good/Very Good. First Edition. Ex-Library. 8vo. Clean and white with bright DJ, but tape stains and library stamps on end pages.  Good/Good
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