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    • 21731 - Flynn, Michael
    • Settlers and Seditionists - The People of the Convict Ship 'Surprize' 1794
    • Angela Lind Sydney 1994 (1st Ed.) Hardcover with dust wrapper 8vo pp184. In very good condition. Mark on dw hinge; paperclip dint on first two pages
    • Settlers & Seditionists continues Michael Flynn's exploration of the role of the convicts in the formation of early colonial culture and society in Australia
    • 50.00 Ask a question
    • 17182 - Stevens, Christine
    • Tin Mosques & Ghantowns, A History of Afghan Cameldrivers in Australia
    • Oxford University Press1989 Hardcover with dust wrapper, 4to, 372pp inc index. A fine copy in near fine d/w with minor fading to spine of d/w. Inscription on ffep. Some wear to boards tail edge. In very good condition
    • Tin Mosques and Ghantowns covers years of neglected Australian history of the camel trains criss-crossing the continent, carrying the necessities of life.
    • 75.00 Ask a question
    • 21733 - Peake, Mervyn
    • Gormenghast (SOLD)
    • Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1950. Hardcover with dust wrapper, sml 4to , pp 454. In very good condition, First Edition. The D/W has darkened with age and there is a spot n the middle of the front. The edges have worn. The top part of the back of the d/w is marked. The boards are fine. There is a little wear to the spine edges. Binding is tight. Light foxing on pdep. Overall a fine copy.
    • Those who have already entered the strange world of Gormenghast through the first story, Titus Groan, will find in this concluding novel the bravura and the fertility of conception, incident and phrase as scintillating as before.
    • A$225.00 Ask a question


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