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 SECONDHAND BOOKS

Author and photographer Richard Simpkin set off around Australia with his camera to take a look into the lives of some of Australia's most inspiring individuals. Incorporating accurate and personal interviews he reveals some of Australia's most highly regarded people to find out how and why they have become part of our national history.

2014, First edition, first printing. A near fine copy in a near fine d/w.

100 Australian Legends
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Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1975. First edition. A very good copy with light spotting to the top edge and mild sunfading to the spine.

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 SECONDHAND BOOKS

Series:The writer & the city

After living in New York for ten years novelist Peter Carey returned home to Sydney with the idea of capturing its ebullient character via the four elements. Here, he draws the reader into a journey of discovery and re-discovery. It offers you a private glimpse of Sydney and what lies behind the glittering facades and the venetian blinds.

Bloomsbury, 2001. Fourth printing. A fine, unmarked copy in a near fine, unclipped d/w.

30 Days in Sydney : A Wildly Distorted Account
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Colorgravure, nd. A good copy in worn and rubbed red boards. The hinges are weakened but secure. Browning to the edges and a previous owners name to the half title page but otherwise a nice clean copy.

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A hilarious book-length listicle of Australian bizarro by the editor of BuzzFeedOz. Deadly spiders that survive for days under water ... Centipedes so big they poison snakes ... Prehistoric monsters 'patrolling' our beaches ... Those are just three reasons ... read more

88 Reasons Why Australia is the Craziest
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Savvas Wholesale, 1983. Reprint. A very good copy which is lightly rubbed to the heel of the spine. Marked only by a bookseller sticker to the front pastedown and a gift inscription to the front free endpaper. The d/w is also very good with light edge wear.

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Hedley Creek Press, 1999. First edition. A fine, unmarked copy.

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Creative Research, 1979. First edition. A fine, unmarked copy in a near fine d/w.

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 AUSTRALIANA

"I don't think I've seen a more impressive collection of Australian writers in a single book.'aStephen Romei,aThe Australian One of the central moral issues of our time is the question of asylum seekers, arguably the most controversial subject in Australia today. In this landmar... read more

A Country Too Far
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His Majesty's Theatre Foundation, 2004. First edition. A fine, unmarked copy in a near fine lightly edge bumped d/w. A heavy book so additional postage may apply. Please enquire for an estimate. Scans available if required.

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FACP, 1977. First edition. A near fine copy only marked by light staining to the stiff card wraps and a  gift inscription to the half title page.

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UWAP, 1972. First edition. A fine copy which has been SIGNED by the author. The d/w is very good with one short repaired tear and light panel rubbing.

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