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Book Id: 01af01251

Price: $41.40

Title: THE COCKATOOS - Shorter Novels and Stories

Author: PATRICK WHITE - Author of 'Voss' etc., Recipient of the Nobel Prize for Literature

Publisher: Jonathan Cape, London, 1974, First Edition, Hardcover 8vo with Dustjacket, 307 pages, 6 Stories.

Condition:Green cloth-bound hardcover with gilt title to spine, minimal edgewear, no inscriptions, CLEAN & TIGHT in GOOD CONDITION, in an unclipped GOOD DUSTJACKET with slight edgewear.

Description: Savage but kind-eyed, tearing with fierce beak at his chosen victim, the cockatoo appears in many disguises in this masterly collection of short novels and stories.

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Book Id: 01af01250

Price: $44.80

Title: FOUR PLAYS - The Ham Funeral - the Season at Sarsaparilla - A Cheery Soul - Night on Bald Mountain

Author: PATRICK WHITE - Author of 'Riders in the Chariot' etc., Recipient of the Nobel Prize for Literature

Publisher: Eyre & Spottiswoode, London, 1965, First Edition, hardcover 8vo with Dustjacket, 356 pages, 4 B/W Photographs, 4 Plays

Condition:Black cloth-bound hardcover with silver title to spine, minimal edgewear, no inscriptions to a ROBUST copy in GOOD CONDITION in a clipped, GOOD DUSTJACKET with slight edgewear.

Description: Like his novels, they are to some degree experimental in form, and Patrick White leaves the mark of his subtle and questioning mind on everything he writes. Widely different in almost every way, these four plays are unmistakably his own.

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Book Id: 01af01243

Price: $28.60

Title: FLIGHT INTO PARADISE - A romantic novel set in BALI and JAVA in 1937, written in the 1950s by an Australian traveller.

Author: Margo Courtney - 1950s Australian Novelist and writer. Author of "The Painted Mask" (set in Kathmandu)and PASSIONS OF THE SOUTH SEAS.

Publisher: Surrey Press, Melbourne, 1953, FIRST EDITION, harcover 8vo, 299pp.

Condition:Orange cloth-bound hardcover without a dj, title to front cover & spine, STRAIGHT, TIGHT & CLEAN in GOOD CONDITION with a date stamp from 2004 to the front endpaper.

Description: A tale of the glamourous East Indies in 1937. "Set in colourful exotic Java with its quaint ornate temples, beautiful dancing girls and gaily-saronged inhabitants". Kloee, a beautiful Balinese dancer, Karta her brother are involved in romance & intrigue.

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Book Id: 01af01234

Price: $10.00

Title: JON CLEARY A Sound of Lightning 1977 paperback copy in GOOD CONDITION -- Hard-to-Find Australian Fiction

Author: Jon CLEARY Australian writer of action fiction

Publisher: Fontana 1977, 288 pp., smaller format paperback

Condition:Crisp copy with folding to spine edge of cover, neat name to frenpr. Slight age-toning to page edges and prelims, in GOOD CONDITION

Description: When Australian Jack Random comes to the Rocky Mountains to manage a giant timber company, the first person he meets is his new boss, Harry Jardine, murdered on a lonely mountain road.

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Book Id: 01af01233

Price: $10.00

Title: JON CLEARY Babylon South 1990 paperback copy in GOOD CONDITION -- Hard-to-Find Australian Fiction SCOBIE MALONE

Author: Jon CLEARY Australian writer of action fiction starring Scobie Malone

Publisher: Fontana 1990 - 382pp., thick, smaller format paperback

Condition:Crisp copy with folding to spine, neat name to frenpr. Slight age-toning to page edges and prelims, in GOOD CONDITION

Description: In March 1966 the head of ASIO disappeared, but no body was ever found. 21 years later, some remains are found and Detective Inspector Scobie Malone investigates.

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Book Id: 01af01232

Price: $10.00

Title: VORTEX by JON CLEARY 1982 paperback copy in GOOD CONDITION -- Hard-to-Find Australian Fiction

Author: Jon CLEARY Australian writer of action fiction

Publisher: Fontana 1982, 221 pp., smaller format paperback

Condition:Crisp copy with folding to spine edge of cover, neat name to frenpr. Slight age-toning to page edges and prelims, in GOOD CONDITION

Description: The small town of Friendship, Missouri awaits a tornado, and some wait for more...

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Book Id: 01af01231

Price: $10.00

Title: JON CLEARY High Road to China 1983 paperback copy in GOOD CONDITION -- Hard-to-Find Australian Fiction

Author: Jon CLEARY Australian writer of action fiction

Publisher: Fontana 1983, 283 pp., smaller format paperback

Condition:Crisp copy with minor folding to spine edge of cover, neat name to frenpr. Slight age-toning to page edges and prelims, in GOOD CONDITION

Description: Eve Tozer, spoiled heiress, meets broke adventurer O'Mally following Afghanistan to China on the high road.

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Book Id: 01af01229

Price: $10.00

Title: JON CLEARY The Long Pursuit 1982 paperback copy in GOOD CONDITION -- Hard-to-Find Australian Fiction

Author: Jon CLEARY Australian writer of action fiction

Publisher: Fontana 1982, 221 pp., smaller format paperback

Condition:Crisp copy with folding to spine edge of cover, neat name to frenpr. Slight age-toning to page edges and prelims, in GOOD CONDITION

Description: Escape from Singapore during World War Two.

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Book Id: 01af01228

Price: $10.00

Title: JON CLEARY Forests of the Night 1965 paperback copy in GOOD CONDITION -- Hard-to-Find Australian Fiction

Author: Jon CLEARY Australian writer of action fiction

Publisher: Fontana 1965, 253 pp., smaller format paperback

Condition:Crisp copy with folding to spine edge of cover, neat name to frenpr. Slight age-toning to page edges and prelims, in GOOD CONDITION

Description: Escaping a scandal, David Breton flies in to Mandalay...an action-packed tale of Australians in Burma (Myanmarr).

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