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Against the Wind; A Pegasus production in Association with the Seven Network Australia
1 Against the Wind; A Pegasus production in Association with the Seven Network Australia
Channel 7 1978 Australia First Edition Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
80 pages, b/w & colour photos thr/out. Newspaper article of the show 'Woman's Day, July 17, 1978' about Mary Larkin - actress in Against the Wind. Illustrated, card cover, very minor edge-wear. Light creasing to top corner on first few pages, otherwise pages are clean, straight & unmarked. Strong, intact binding. ". a story of our past. It is a story of the people who rarely found their way into our history books ... except as statistics. It is a moving drama about a people who underwent incredible hardships." 528 001424 
Price: 28.00 AUD
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2 Australian Bush Verse
Ure Smith Press 1976 Sydney, Australia 0725403446 / 9780725403447 Hard Cover Very Good Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Waters, Maynard 
64 page, colour illustrated. Illustrated cover, minor edge-wear, spine slightly skewed at bottom. Illustrated, unclipped jacket, some edge-wear, small closed tears and slight chipping and stretching to edges, some discolouring and foxing to inside edges. Pages clean, straight & unmarked. Strong, intact binding. "Although today relatively few Australians live the traditional 'Australian way of life' most of us continue to idealize it and identify with it . bush verse which celebrates the Australian ethos remains a living and vital tradition . paintings capture the spirit of the poems and highlight their charm." 142 000289 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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3 Favorite Poems of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Hard Cover Edward A. Wilson 
SHOP STOCK IN STORAGE - PLEASE CONTACT US FOR MORE DETAILS - 562 001747 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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4 Poems of Tennyson
Henry Frowde 1904 London Hard Cover Poor 
Missing front board, first three pages have bottom corner removed. SHOP STOCK IN STORAGE - PLEASE CONTACT US FOR MORE DETAILS - 107 002100 
Price: 6.00 AUD
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Voices and Poetry of Ireland; Over 100 recordings by Over 100 of Ireland's Best-Loved Figures
5 Voices and Poetry of Ireland; Over 100 recordings by Over 100 of Ireland's Best-Loved Figures
Harper Collins Publishers 2004 London 0007195958 / 9780007195954 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
140 pages, b/w photographs. Black boards, very light rubbing, very minor edge-wear. Illustrated, unclipped jacket, minor edge-wear. All three CDs included. Pages are clean, straight & unmarked. Tight binding. "Over the centuries, Ireland has produced an astonishing wealth of writers, from Oscar Wilde and Patrick Kavanagh to W B Yeats and Seamus Heaney. An island steeped in literary tradition and inspired by its dramatic landscape, history and people, its rich and colourful heritage is now celebrated in the unique compilation." 500 001327 
Price: 50.00 AUD
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Young Australian Poets; Poems Selected from the Poetry Competition of 2002
6 Young Australian Poets; Poems Selected from the Poetry Competition of 2002
Write4fun 2002 Queensland, Australia First Edition 0958564280 / 9780958564281 Hard Cover Very Good Issued Without Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
800 pages, b/w photos of each poet included. Illustrated cover, very minor pushing to spine edges, light pushing to bottom front corner. A few very small, light marks throughout text body, small, light liquid marks to front close page edges, otherwise pages are clean, straight & unmarked. Page ribbon in place and intact. Strong, intact binding. "This book includes students from all around Australia, Grade 1 through to Grade 12. The selection of poetry is vast, in both topic and style, and the varying styles, themes and content is sure to keep readers mesmerised for hours." 560 001696 
Price: 50.00 AUD
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7 The Language of Love, an Anthology of Australian Love Letters, Poetry and Prose
Allardice, Pamela (ed.) Angus & Robertson (Publishers) Ptd Ltd 1991 NSW Australia 0207168954 / 9780207168956 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
162 page, b/w & colour illustrated. Green-cloth cover, very minor edge wear. Illustrated, unclipped jacket, minor edge wear, some denting on top corners, slight peeling to top near spine. Pages clean, straight and unmarked. Strong, intact binding. ". a collection of love letters, prose and poetry from Australia's sentimental blokes and sheilas'." This book contains a love note in stamp envelope, from the husband of ex-owner - 19/04/92. - 134 000127 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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8 Some More of Me Poetry
Ayres, Pam Soft Cover Good 
SHOP STOCK IN STORAGE - PLEASE CONTACT US FOR MORE DETAILS - 230 004375 
Price: 5.00 AUD
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9 Journeying Wedrowanie
Bielicki, Judith Soft Cover 
SHOP STOCK IN STORAGE - PLEASE CONTACT US FOR MORE DETAILS - 520 003410 
Price: 8.00 AUD
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Poems of Keats, Blunden, Edmund (ed)
10 Poems of Keats
Blunden, Edmund (ed) Collins Hard Cover Good Good 
SHOP STOCK IN STORAGE - PLEASE CONTACT US FOR MORE DETAILS - 516 005715 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Poems of Shelley, Blunden, Edmund (ed)
11 Poems of Shelley
Blunden, Edmund (ed) Collins Hard Cover Good Good 
SHOP STOCK IN STORAGE - PLEASE CONTACT US FOR MORE DETAILS - 516 005716 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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12 The Ring and the Book
Browning, Robert Thomas Nelson & Sons London, England First Edition. Hard Cover Good No Jacket 
574 page, b/w frontispiece. Blue-board cover, dark blue etching to front, gold titling to spine, some minor rubbing and denting to edges, minor chipping on corners, small mark on back. Pencil price on front endpaper, age staining to both endpapers and fly-leaves. Pages clean, straight and unmarked. Strong, intact binding. 108 Size: 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 000098 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Hank - The Life of Charles Bukowski, Cherkovski, Neeli
13 Hank - The Life of Charles Bukowski
Cherkovski, Neeli Random House 1991 New York First Edition 0394575261 / 9780394575261 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
SHOP STOCK IN STORAGE - PLEASE CONTACT US FOR MORE DETAILS - 400 005744 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Romantic Affinities; Portraits from an Age 1780-1830, Christiansen, Rupert
14 Romantic Affinities; Portraits from an Age 1780-1830
Christiansen, Rupert The Bodley Head Ltd 1988 London, England 0370311175 / 9780370311173 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
262 pages, b/w photos thr/out. Blue-cloth cover, very minor edge-wear. Illustrated, unclipped jacket, very minor edge-wear. Pages clean, straight & unmarked. Strong, intact binding. ". is a kaleidoscopic series of portraits from an era of tumultuous change in Europe as it was experienced and communicated by the writers of the age - not only the more familiar 'Romantic' figures such as Coleridge and Shelley . presenting fresh and broad perspectives on poetry and prose too long interpreted through narrow, academic definitions of Romanticism." 17 000920 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Kormak's Saga, Cormick, Craig
15 Kormak's Saga
Cormick, Craig Merino Press 1991 ACT, Australia First Edition 0646034774 / 9780646034775 Soft Cover Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
84 pages. Card covers. Pages are clean, straight & unmarked. Tight binding. This hard to find book is in as-new condition. "Kormak Ogmundsson was born in Iceland in the later half of the 10th Century, about 100 years after the first permanent Norse settlement in 874 A.D. During his life he was to become a Viking raider in Ireland and also a poet at the court of King Harald Greyfell of Norway. This 'transcreation' of Kormak's Saga follws the life and poetry of Kormak, as well as that of his descendents, through Ireland and Australia, as each vainly persues Steingerd, the women Kormak hopes to win through the honesty in his verse and his deeds." - 237 004983 
Price: 2800.00 AUD
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16 Les plus beaux Poemes d'Amour Anthologie
d'Arvor, Patrick Poivre Albin Michel 1995 Paris 2226079963 / 9782226079961 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
346 pages, illustrated cream-board cover, denting on corners and rubbing on edges otherwise clean. Illustrated, unclipped jacket, rubbing and denting on corners and slightly on edges. Small scuff mark on front fly-leaf otherwise pages clean, straight and unmarked, tight binding. Ribbon place marker. 250 000054 
Price: 38.00 AUD
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Rhyme Stew, Dahl, Roald
17 Rhyme Stew
Dahl, Roald Jonathan Cape Ltd 1989 London, England 0224026607 / 9780224026604 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Blake, Quentin 
80 page, full of comedic illustrations. Blue-board cover, gold titling on spine, very mild scuffing on top and bottom edges. Message on front fly-leaf in blue pen 16cm x 12 cm. "Dahl's unique and audacious poetry including old favourites such as 'The Tortoise and the Hare', 'The Emperor's New Clothes' and 'Hansel and Gretel'." 226 DAH001 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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18 A Touch of the Irish; Wit and Wisdom
Desmond, Sean Michael O'Mara Books Limited 1995 London, England 1854797247 / 9781854797247 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
191 page, b/w illustrated. Green-cloth cover, edge-wear mainly to spine ends. Illustrated, unclipped jacket, minor edge-wear, slight stretching to edges. Notes to ex-owner on title & 1/2 title, small mark to front edge of closed pages, otherwise pages clean, straight & unmarked. Strong, intact binding. "Irish traditions, sayings, proverbs, wit and wisdom have been collected from the north to the south of Ireland. Stories as old as time are embellished in each generation with new twists and new characters while retaining their ancient virtue . something for everyone and every occasion . a source of laughter." 215 000236 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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19 The Merchant of Venice; Shakespeare Made Easy
Durband, Alan Soft Cover 
SHOP STOCK IN STORAGE - PLEASE CONTACT US FOR MORE DETAILS - 551 001803 
Price: 7.00 AUD
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The Heritage of Australian Poetry, Dutton, Geoffrey (selected by)
20 The Heritage of Australian Poetry
Dutton, Geoffrey (selected by) Currey O'Neil Ross Pty Ltd 1976 Victoria, Australia First Edition 0859020428 / 9780859020428 Hard Cover Very Good Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
342 pages, b/w illustrated. Green boards, some edge-wear, light pushing to spine edges. Illustrated, unclipped jacket, light edge-wear, small chip to rear corner, inch tear to top edge, otherwise whole and clean. Light marks to closed page edges, a few very small spots throughout text body, otherwise pages are clean, straight & unmarked. Strong, intact binding. "The poems in this anthology charter the exciting and romatntic history of our nation. Ballads, elergies and lyrical poems explore this timeless land and the development of the Australian character. Although our poetic heritage was founded by Englishmen, eve the early poems evoke atmospheres and moods, ideals and loyalties that are distinctively Australian." 512 001358 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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