Australian Fiction Books
There are 157 books in this catalogue.
Letters from Holman's Find
Book Number: 65887
Sid Harta, Australia, 2008. 8vo. softcover. 260pp. b/w illus. Very good.
Book Number: 65880
Angus & Robertson, Sydney 1955 8vo. hardcover. 223pp. b/w illus. Very Good, foxing on endpapers. / Very good d/w.
Shute, Nevil - Illustrations by Rosemary Neale
Book Number: 65884
William Heinemann, London, 1945. 1st Australian edition. 8vo. hardcover. 219pp. Good+, outer page edges toned. / Fair, chipped d/w.
Blood Stains the Wattle
De Lacy, Keith
Book Number: 65860
Central Queensland University Press Rockhampton 2002. 8vo. softcover. 289pp. Very good, inscribed & signed by author.
Rum and Coca-Cola
de Boissiere, Ralph
Book Number: 65840
Australasian Book Society, Melbourne, 1956. 8vo. softcover. 314pp. Good, cover faded. For ambitious Mopsy, Fred, a union activist, and Indra, an educated Indian woman, the arrival of American soldiers means Trinidad will never be the same
The Harp in the South.
Book Number: 65812
Angus & Robertson, Sydney 1991. Small 4to. hardcover. 252pp. b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Book Number: 65768
Harper Collins 2005 Large 8vo softcover 392pp. Good, cover faded, page edges toned. This book contains a collection of short stories about fishing and sex, fishing and murder, fishing and cross-dressing, romance, betrayal, revenge and interesting ways of cooking seafood. It features killer marlin, killer trout, vengeful turtles, frozen margaritas an exorcism and a fat kid you''ll really hate.
Book Number: 65769
Arcadia, Australia, 2013. 8vo. softcover. 226pp. Very good.
Catastrophe of an Old Man
Book Number: 65668
Quakers Hill Press, Sydney, 1996. 8vo. softcover. 274pp. Very good+.
Salty Seadogs and Surfers
Book Number: 65558
Three Things Publishing, Australia 2014. 8vo. softcover. 305pp. Very good.
The Pilo Family Circus
Book Number: 65529
ABC Books, Sydney, 2006. 8vo. softcover. 312pp. Near Fine.
Boney: Man of Two Tribes (Bony)
Book Number: 65373
Arkon, Australia 1972 8vo. softcover. 215pp. Very good, spine slanted.
Boney. The Widows of Broome
Book Number: 65367
Arkon, Australia 1972 8vo. softcover. 224pp. Very good, spine slanted, small faint printed number on top edge, page edges slightly toned.
Queen Emma of the South Seas
Book Number: 65339
Macmillan, Melbourne, 1976. First Edition. 8vo. hardcover. 283pp. Very good, light foxing to outer edge of text block, 3 tiny chips to cloth on front fold of spine. / Very good d/w creased on top edge.
The Apple of Happiness
Book Number: 65316
Hodder & Stoughton, N.D. 8vo. hardcover. 275pp. 3 colour plates, missing frontis. Fair, hinges split(repaired), cover rubbed, spine faded.
A Respectable Married Woman
Book Number: 65310
Lacuna, Melbourne 2012. 8vo. softcover. 299pp. Very good. Novel set in the Vicyorian gold fields.
The Climate of Courage
Book Number: 65286
Collins, London, 1954. 8vo. hardcover. 320pp. Very good. / Good+ d/w with small tear on edge(repaired).
A Flight of Chariots
Book Number: 65287
Collins, London, 1963. 8vo. hardcover. 363pp. Very good, light foxing to outer edges & endpapers. / Very good d/w with small tear to flap(repaired).
Book Number: 65288
Collins, London, 1972. 8vo. hardcover. 352pp. Good+, creae to bottom corner of first fe pages., light foxing to endpapers. / Very good d/w with small tear to bottom of spine(repaired).
YOUTH ANNUAL, DECEMBER 1930.
no author stated
Book Number: 64929
W. H. Honey Publishing Co., Sydney, 1930., 4to. softcover. 82pp. colour plates. Good-, foxed with some creases, wear to spine ends. / Fair, soiled, torn d/w.
The Oxford Companion to Australian Literature
Wilde, William H., Joy Hooton, and Barry Andrews
Book Number: 56240
Melbourne: Oxford University Press, 1985. First edition. Large thick 8vo. hardcover. 760pp. very good, foxing to outer page edges. / very good d/w.
Cato, Nancy and Vivienne Rae Ellis.
Book Number: 64100
Heinemann, London, 1976. 8vo. hardcover. 256pp. Very good+, light toning to endpapers. / Very good+ d/w.
Book Number: 63822
Jonathan Cape, 1989 8vo hardcover 314pp. very good / very good d/w with creased front flap. Lucy has returned to the isolated house in the Australian rainforest where she was raised by the ferociously loving and eccentric Aunt Laura. She had yearned for the fabulous world that lay beyond the jungle, but even there she could not escape the ancestral ghosts and so returns to confront them.
The Crooked Stick or Pollie's Probation
Book Number: 63133
London, Macmillan and Co, 1895. 8vo. hardcover. 339pp. Good, light foxing, heavier on endpapers, some light damage to cloth, cover rubbed on bottom edge. Macmillan Colonial Library edition.