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By: Garner Helen

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Penguin, Australia, 1999

Inscription: Signed by Author

Signed by the Author. Book in AS NEW condition. Slight crease to four pages. "Garner is what she has always been - one of the finest, and most modest, of stylists writing in English." National Times. View more info

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Why Men Are Necessary and More News from Nowhere

By: Glover, Richard

Price: $12.00

Publisher: HarperCollins, 2010

Here's the blurb >> 'Full-on, uncontrollable, laugh-till-you-weep stories. Glover has become the indispensable chronicler of Australian family life.' Geraldine Brooks Wickedly funny stories of everyday life, as heard on ABC Radio's Thank God It's Friday. Meet the sexy and feisty Jocasta; confront teenage rebellion in the form of a fish called Wanda; do battle with magpies the size of small fighter jets; try to work out which font you use when speaking the language of lov... View more info

ALMA DOEPEL The History of An Australian Schooner 1903-1975

By: McDonell Captain Ralph

Price: $85.00

Publisher: R. McDonell Australia,

Inscription: Signed by Ships Captain

Signed by Ships captain and dated 1990. Book is in very good condition with plastic sleeve for protection. The "Alma Doepel" was built of timber from the forests of the Bellinger Valley in northern NSW, the design being sketched by Frederick Doepel on his kitchen table. The ship had a long history of trading in the waters of Bass Strait and the Tasman Sea as well as seeing the war out with the Australian Army. Rescued as a floating hulk in 1976 the Alma Doep... View more info

Antarctic Survival

By: Swan, Robert

Price: $25.00

Publisher: UK, Macdonald, 1987

Should you ever be marooned in the chilly Antarctic then let's hope you had the foresight to purchase this signed book. Col photos, maps, diagrams (maybe even recipes if you have to eat one of your colleagues, who knows, they may be thinking the same thing - get in first!) 47pp View more info