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Category: All Categories: Literature: World: Australian Lit
23 items found.   List items by:   Author     Title     Publisher
1.
Anderson, Jim  
BILLAROOBY
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Publisher: Simon & Schuster New York NY 1988.
First Paperback Edition Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. Sticker tears on front cover. ; Lindsay Armstrong, born in England, looks back on his childhood growing up in Australia during World War II ; Trade PB; 321 pages

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2.
Astley, Thea  
HUNTING THE WILD PINEAPPLE
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Publisher: G. P. Putnams New York 1979.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; At the center of these eight interconnected tales of Australian life is the brooding narrator Leverson, a keen observer of the varied human types flooding into beautiful Queensland, whose every story explores human weakness and strength.; 175 pages

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3.
Astley, Thea  
SLOW NATIVES

Publisher: G. P. Putnam's Sons New York NY 1993.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; 223 pages

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4.
Baker, Candida  
WOMAN AND HORSES

Publisher: St. Martin's Press New York 1992.
First US Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Always considered the responsible one by her family and friends, Deborah Jefferies--tired of her parents' troubles and her husband's jealousy--abruptly abandons normal life and curls up under her desk, refusing to come out. ; 191 pages

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5.
Bali, Murray  
EUCALYPTUS

Publisher: Farrar Straus & Giroux New York NY 1998.
First US Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; 255 pages

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6.
Berndt, Ronald M.  
Three Faces of Love. Traditional Aboriginal Song-poetry.

Publisher: Nelson [Melbourne, 1976].
130 p., index, color illus. “Three Faces of Love brings to general readers the richness and originality of traditional Aboriginal erotic song poetry. In Professor Berndt's sensitive renderings the poems conjure up the haunting atmosphere of muted eroticism of the northeast Arnhem Landers' traditional songs, conveying in a very real sense a people's affection for, and oneness with, nature. They open up a whole new world of indigenous Australian literature, part of Australia's literary heritage." Stock #20194. Vg/ dj vg.

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7.
Carey, Peter  
JACK MAGGS
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Publisher: Alfred A Knopf New York NY 1998.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; In 1830s London, a thief insinuates his way into the passionate entanglements of a well-appointed household and meets a writer obsessed with the criminal mind. ; 306 pages

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8.
Coetzee, J. M.  
ELIZABETH COSTELLO
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Publisher: Viking Penguin New York NY 2003.
First American Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; The life of aging Australian novelist Elizabeth Costello is revealed through a series of eight formal addresses that include an award-acceptance speech at a New England liberal arts college, a lecture on evil in Amsterdam, and a sexually charged reading by poet Robert Duncan.; 233 pages

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9.
Dark, Eleanor  
TIMELESS LAND

Publisher: Macmillan New York NY 1941.
Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Novel of the first settlement in Australia.

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10.
Elliott, Brian.  
The Landscape of Australian Poetry.

Publisher: Melbourne - Canberra - Sydney, F. W. Cheshire [1967].
xii, 346 p.; 22 cm. "The poets were pioneers: they sought a vision, but they sought a homestead too." VG; dj VG. 27568.

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11.
Fowler, Helen  
INTRUDER

Publisher: William Morrow New York 1953.
Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; 248 pages

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12.
Gaskin, Catherine  
SARA DANE
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Publisher: Bantam New York 1983.
Book Club Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn at edges. ; A romantic, adventurous novel of pioneer Austalia. ; Book Club Edition; 403 pages

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13.
Hasluck, Nicholas  
BLUE GUITAR
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Publisher: Holt Rinehart & Winston New York NY 1980.
First American Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn at edges. ; 206 pages

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14.
Johnson, Susan.  
A Big Life.

Publisher: London: Faber and Faber, 1993..
Inscribed 1st ed. Inscribed: "To Nat, And your big life, and manuscript!! Good luck! With very best wishes, Susan. Amherst, November 1993." VG+ in VG dj(edges are rubbed). Hard Cover. 9780571169573

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15.
Jolley, Elizabeth  
The Newspaper of Claremont Street

Publisher: Freemantle Arts Centre Press Freemantle, Australia 1981.
Very Good++ in Very Good++ dustjacket. Limited Ed. Hardbound 8vo, 120 pp., Notations by prev. owner on front free endpaper. Limited edition (153/500) SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. Black and white drawings by Mandy Browne.

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16.
Lansbury, Coral  
RINGARRA

Publisher: Harper & Row New York 1985.
First US Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; 220 pages

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17.
Lurie, Morris  
Seven Books for Grossman

Publisher: Penguin Books Australia, 1983 1st ed. thus..
110pp. paperback: near Fine [corporate gift stamp on half-title p.; text is lightly age browned; else nrF]

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18.
Malouf, David.  
Child's Play/The Bread of Time to Come.

Publisher: NY: George Braziller, 1982..
1st ed. Review copy w/ letter and slip. Near fine in dj(1/2" closed tear bottom front panel). Hard Cover

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19.
Marshall, James Vance Illustrator: Illustrated by Lydia Rosier  
WALK TO THE HILLS OF THE DREAMTIME
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Publisher: William Morrow New York 1970.
First American Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Edgewear. Exlibrary with markings. Back endpaper has some staining. Reading copy. ; Ex-Library; 150 pages

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20.
McCullough, Colleen  
Morgan's Run
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Morgan's Run by Colleen McCullough, Simon and Schuster, paperback, 2000, 604 pages, good condition

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21.
Narogin, Mudrooroo  
Writing from the Fringe : A Study of Modern Aboriginal Literature

Publisher: Hyland House; Melbourne, Australia: 1990.
Very Good- First Edition Softcover ISBN: 0947062556 207 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; Softcover, pale blue covers, [viii] + 207 pages, index, bibliography, several short poems by various authors included. ; A hard-hitting study of the pressures exerted by white editors and white publishing houses on modern Australian Aboriginal writers, poets and novelists. ; Minor exterior wear. 15 pages have pen marks or underlining.

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22.
Sharp, Damian  
WHEN A MONKEY SPEAKS AND OTHER STORIES FROM AUSTRALIA
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Publisher: Harpercollins New York NY 1994.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Eleven stories set in the Australian bush describe the experiences of men and women struggling with race, desire, family ties, and destiny. ; 213 pages

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23.
Southall, Ivan  
The Golden Goose

Publisher: Greenwillow Press New York 1981.
Near Fine in Very Good DJ. 1st Hardbound 8vo, 180 pp., Gold foil DJ shows signs of scuffing typical of this material. Reinforced binding. Written by one of Australia's most distinguished children's writers, this novel is set in Australia in the 1850s.

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