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Book Id: 01af01700

Price: $68.40

Title: The POTATO MAN by Devon G Minchin 1944 Hc 1st Edition published Frank Johnson Sydney RARE WW2 Australian Title

Author: Devon G Minchin ex-RAAF, pioneered the timber industry in Sarawak ,ran an advertising agency in Hong Kong and Metropolitan Security Services in Aust.

Publisher: Frank Johnson, Sydney 1944, Hc 8vo, 232pp. A very hard-to find Australian title.

Condition:Marble-ised card-backed hardcover with title to spine & frcover, STRAIGHT and TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION in a worn but intact, unclipped dustjacket, FAIR PLUS DJ

Description: Devon Minchin began writing while serving as a fighter bomber pilot with the RAAF in the Western Desert. It was during this World War II period that he produced his first novel, The Potato Man (1944).

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Book Id: 01af01694

Price: $22.10

Title: LOST & FOUND by Brooke Davis 2014 ISBN 9780733632754 Australian Fiction HAND SIGNED & DEDICATED by the author Hatchette

Author: Brooke Davis

Publisher: Hachette Australia, 2014, 6th printing,large format softcover 8vo 280pp.

Condition:In GOOD CONDITION with a good, un-cracked spine and a neat SIGNED dedication by the author on the title-page, with very slight age-toning to pages.

Description: A heartwarming novel about discovering what love and life are all about. The tale of three lost people needing to be found.

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Book Id: 02anf01678

Price: $22.50

Title: The ADVENTURERS by William Stuart Long Vivian Stewart 5th title in Series Hc Dj FIRST EDITION Vol 5 of The Australians

Author: William Stuart Long also known as Vivian Stuart

Publisher: Doubleday, Sydney, 1983 FIRST EDITION, map, family tree, notes, 508pp hardcover 8vo with dj.

Condition:Crisp black cloth-bound hardcover with silver title to spine, STRAIGHT, TIGHT & CLEAN in GOOD CONDITION with an inscription (name) in pen to the frenpr. and slight age-toning to crisp pages.

Description: The fifth in the series of 12 historical fiction tales about the founding of Australia.

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Book Id: 01af01677

Price: $22.50

Title: The TRAITORS by William Stuart Long Vivian Stewart 3rd in Series of 12 Hc Dj FIRST EDITION Vol 3 of The Australians

Author: William Stuart Long aka Vivian Stewart

Publisher: Doubleday Australia, 1981, First Edition, hardcover 8vo with dj. maps, 539pp.

Condition:Crisp black cloth-bound hardcover with silver title to spine, STRAIGHT, TIGHT & CLEAN in GOOD CONDITION with no inscriptions and slight age-toning to crisp pages. The dj has been protected in a professional, non-adhesive plastic cover.

Description: The third in the series of 12 historical fiction tales about the founding of Australia.

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Book Id: 01af01657

Price: $24.45

Title: The Childhood of Jesus by J M Coetzee 2013 FIRST EDITION Hc Dj

Author: J M Coetzee, winner of the Booker Prize (Twice) and the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2003

Publisher: Text Publishing, Melbourne, Australia,2013, First Edition, hardcover 8vo with Dj, ISBN 9781922979701

Condition:Crisp brown hardcover with gilded title to spine, no inscriptions, TIGHT, WHITE & CLEAN, in Very Good Condition.

Description: A novel about childhood, destiny and about being an outsider. Davis is a small boy who has come by boat across the ocean to a new country without his parents.

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Book Id: 01af01656

Price: $22.40

Title: The Goldseekers by William Stuart Long volume VII (7) of The Australians Series. aka Vivian Stuart

Author: William Stuart Long also known as Vivian Stuart

Publisher: Doubleday, Sydney, 1985 FIRST EDITION, map, family tree, notes, 379pp.

Condition:In GOOD CONDITION with no inscriptions, the dust jacket has a slight wearing at top near corner (see scan), slight age-toning to robust pages.

Description: An historical fiction, book seven of a well-known series of books THE AUSTRALIANS. In it, the tale turns to a major turning point in Australian History, the Gold Rush of the 1850s.

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Book Id: 01af01647

Price: $22.90

Title: INTO THE SUN, a BLUE HILLS novel by Gwen Meredith 1961 Hardcover First Edition in an illustrated dustjacket

Author: Gwen Meredith, Australian author, travel writer and playwright.

Publisher: Angus and Robertson, Sydney, 1961, hardcover 8vo with a dj, 252pp. 18 chapters

Condition:Crisp red cloth-bound hardcover with gilt title to spine, slightly faded at crown, STRAIGHT, TIGHT, ROBUST and CLEAN in Very Good Condition in an undersized FAIR original DUSTJACKET, 90% intact but chipped and edge-torn.

Description: adapted from part of the BLUE HILLS saga, this is a tale of an isolated township in Central Australia in the 1950s.

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Book Id: 01af01635

Price: $26.80

Title: The Bunyip of Barney's Elbow by Brian James 1956 First Edition, Hardcover with dj Australian Short Stories.

Author: Brian James third collection of Short Stories with a cover designed by Norman Lindsay, who also wrote the foreword.

Publisher: Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1956, First Edition, hardcover 8vo with dj, 209pp.

Condition:Crisp brown cloth-covered hardcover with title to spine, STRAIGHT & TIGHT with minor age marking to edges, in an unclipped dustjacket with edgewear and sunning to spine. A pen signature to the front endpaper.

Description: The author's third collection of short stories with a forword by Norman Lindsay and an illustrated front cover by him as well. Macquarie Book Club, Parramatta sticker to front paste-down.

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Book Id: 01af01625

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Title: The Nationalists by William Stuart Long Vivian Stewart 11th in Series Hc Dj FIRST EDITION Vol 11 of The Australians

Author: William Stuart Long aka Vivian Stewart

Publisher: Doubleday, Sydney, 1989,First Edition, hardcover 8vo with dj, maps, family trees, 40 chapters, 449 pp.

Condition:Black cloth-bound hardcover with title to spine, slight bumps to corners, no inscriptions, TIGHT & CLEAN,in GOOD CONDITION in an unclipped GOOD minus Dustjacket with some slight corner & edgewear.

Description: The 11th in the series of twelve books in The Australians. Set in the years of the Boer War leading up to Federation on 1 January 1901.

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