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Mrs Jolly's Joke Shop, Ahlberg, Allan
61 Ahlberg, Allan Mrs Jolly's Joke Shop
United Kingdom Puffin 1998 0140323473 / 9780140323474 1st Edition Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Very Good 12mo Colin McNaughton 
22 colour illustrated pages. Mrs. Jolly, who runs a shop that sells jokes along with red noses, silly hats, and all sorts of props for practical jokes, doesn't let anything spoil her good humor, not even a flood. The Jolly family love jokes and they know how to keep laughing, even when life gets tricky. 
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The Giant Baby, Ahlberg, Allan
62 Ahlberg, Allan The Giant Baby
United Kingdom Puffin 1996 0140363807 / 9780140363807 1st Edition Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Good 12mo Fritz Wegner 
156 pages. Alice always wanted a baby brother. When a giant baby is left one night on the Hicks' doorstep, Alice is delighted - but her parents are horrified. How will they cope? Reporters, social workers, circus owners and scientists flock so see the infant phenomenon, some with evil designs on the baby. Moderate creases in cover 
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63 Ahlberg, Allan Woof!
Australia Puffin 1987 0140319964 / 9780140319965 1st Edition Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Good 16mo Wegner, Fritz 
155 pages. He felt a curious tingling in his hands and feet. He felt his nose becoming cold and wet, his ears becoming flappy. The thought in his mind was: "I'm turning into a dog!" Eric is a perfectly ordinary boy. Perfectly ordinary that is, until the night when, in fifteen seconds flat, he turns into a dog! Eric and his best friend are determined to sniff out the truth - what makes an ordinary boy go 'woof'? 
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The second university: detention under the ISA, Ahmad, Kassim
64 Ahmad, Kassim The second university: detention under the ISA
Malaysia Media Intelek 1984 9679530175 / 9789679530179 1st Edition Soft Cover Good Small 12mo 
146pp including b/w illustrations.Kassim Ahmad, born on 9th September 1933 in Alur Setar, Kedah, was educated at the Sultan Abdul Hamid College, Alur Setar and at the University of Malaya, then, in Singapore and obtained a Master's degree in Malay Studies. He worked for a time with the Research Section of the Malay Language and Literary Agency, lectured for three years at the London School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London and taught Malay language and literature for a few years at a secondary school in Penang. Leaving the school in 1969, he has since worked on his own as a tutor, and free-lance writer and trans lator, while at the same time leading the Malaysia People's Socialist Party which he later left. Kassim was jailed for nearly five years under the ISA for daring to express openly his political views. Among his works are: Kisalw Pelayaran Abdulah (Ed., 1962), Hikayat Hang Tuah (Ed., 1964), Perwatakan Dalam Hikayat Hang Tuah (1964), Kemarau Di Lembah (anthology of poems and short stories) (1966), Dialog Dengan Sasterawan (1979) and Teori Sosial ll/laden Islam (1984). 
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The Little Red Yellow Black Book: An Introduction to Indigenous Australia, AIATSIS; Pascoe, Bruce
65 AIATSIS; Pascoe, Bruce The Little Red Yellow Black Book: An Introduction to Indigenous Australia
Australia Aboriginal Studies Press 2010 0855756152 / 9780855756154 Reprint Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
139 indexed pages including b/w and coloured illustrations. This is the perfect starting point for those who want to know about Australia's rich Indigenous cultures, but don't know where to begin. This is an invaluable pocket-sized guide written from an Indigenous perspective, with mini-essays providing a range of views. The topics covered include: history; culture; arts; sport; languages; population; health; participation in education; employment; governance; resistance; and, reconciliation. Information on travelling respectfully on Indigenous land, and Indigenous festivals and tours, is included. A list of further reading and a complementary website allows readers to explore further the themes in the book. This is the ideal tool for people who want to learn what they weren't taught at school; for cross-cultural training; for tourists; for reconciliation groups, and within education. The Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS) is the world's premier institution for information and research about the cultures and lifestyles of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. The Institute undertakes and encourages scholarly, ethical, and community-based research, holds a priceless collection of films, photographs, video, and audio recordings, and is the world's largest collections of printed and other resource materials for indigenous studies. 
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Past Eight O'Clock: Goodnight Stories (Puffin Books), Aiken, Joan
66 Aiken, Joan Past Eight O'Clock: Goodnight Stories (Puffin Books)
U. K. Puffin 1990 1st Edition Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Good 12mo Jan Pienkowski 
128 pages including black/white illustrations. A collection of eight short stories based on lullaby and bedtime song themes. Joan Delano Aiken MBE (1924-2004) was an English writer specialising in supernatural fiction and children's alternate history novels. In 1999 she was awarded an MBE for her services to children's literature. Ex lib. Moderate wear. Scratch in the lower edge. 
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Travel Without the Tardis, Airey, Jean; Haldeman, Laurie
67 Airey, Jean; Haldeman, Laurie Travel Without the Tardis
U. K. Target 1986 0426202406 / 9780426202400 1st Edition Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Good 16mo 
160 pages. 
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50 Instant Tips for Headaches, Airey, Raje
68 Airey, Raje 50 Instant Tips for Headaches
U. K. Hermes House 2006 1844771210 / 9781844771219 Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
63 indexed pages including colour illustrations. In this book you find welcome relief from headaches, heavy migraines and hangovers without the need for drugs; you learn to attune to your body’s needs, by recognizing early warning signals and acting upon them; you discover gentle, natural headache treatments from massage, yoga and meditation to reiki, aromatherapy and homeopathy. 
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Healing Hands: A Concise Guide to the Therapeutic Power of Touch, Airey, Raje
69 Airey, Raje Healing Hands: A Concise Guide to the Therapeutic Power of Touch
U. K. Southwater Pub 2002 1842156918 / 9781842156919 1st Edition Pictorial Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
64 indexed pages including colour illustrations. This book shows some of the ways we can benefit from the therapeutic power of touch. 
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Letting it Go: Attaining Awareness Out of Adversity (Attaining Awareness from Adversity), Aisbett, Bev
70 Aisbett, Bev Letting it Go: Attaining Awareness Out of Adversity (Attaining Awareness from Adversity)
Australia HarperCollins 1996 0732257298 / 9780732257293 1st Edition Soft Cover Good 12mo 
136 pages including drawings on recognise self-limiting beliefs; improve our self-esteem ; change our negative attitudes; bene u-1279 t from fortuitous coincidences in our lives; improve our intimate relationships and learn to love and forgive others, andourselves. As a survivor of Panic Disorder, Bev Aisbett had a lot to live with. But she overcame her IT and has shared with us the secrets of her success in two previous books, Living With lT and Living lT Up. In this new book, Bev Aisbett shows us how we can use the strategies learned on her journey of self-discovery to achieve change and growth in our lives. Now Bev Aisbett has a lot to live for. And we can too! This book shows moderate wear and mild tanning. 
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The Canberra Club: A Portrait, Aitchison, Raymond
71 Aitchison, Raymond The Canberra Club: A Portrait
Canberra Canberra Club 2000 1st Edition Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Very Good 8vo 
66 indexed pages including b/w illustrations. The Canberra Club is Canberra's first licensed club and as such, has a rich heritage and a proud tradition. For residents and travellers the Canberra Club is highly recommend as a sicialing 'base', for drinks, meals and relaxation. 
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The Tragedy of Planning: Losing the Great Australian Dream, Alan J. Moran
72 Alan J. Moran The Tragedy of Planning: Losing the Great Australian Dream
Australia Institute of Public Affairs (AU) 2006 0909536678 / 9780909536671 1st Edition Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
85 pages including bibliographical references. The regulatory-induced price burden dashes the hopes of a great many aspiring home owners and has the potential to undermine the social cohesion and property ownership that does much to define us as a community. Reducing the regulatory imposts that are creating these conditions has to be a major priority. 
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Some of the Best Fitzgerald, Alan John Fitzgerald
73 Alan John Fitzgerald Some of the Best Fitzgerald
Australia Dalton Publishing Company 1970 0909906025 / 9780909906023 1st Edition 1st Printing Stapled Cover Good 12mo 
95 pages. Early in 1970 Alan Fitzgerald undertook a tour of the USA sponsored by the State Department. There he met Art Buchwald and Russell Baker and was reported in The Daily Texan under the heading, "Aussie Satirist from Down Under Jibes at Yanks". He visited Forest Lawn cemetery, Alcatraz and discovered the Statue of Liberty leaksin heavy rain. Culturally he was active, seeing Oh Calcutta, Hair and the All Girl Topless and Bottomless He shook hands with the Lt. Governor of Mississippi, the Governors of California and Iowa and was presented with the key to the city of Des Moines and the flag of the District of Columbia. All this came somewhat as an anti-climax to Fitzgerald who, in January, at dinner at Government House, Canberra, had found himself seated below the salt from Mr. Spiro Agnew, Vice-President of the Fitzgerald's determinationtotake politics seriously grew out of that traumatic Vice-Regal expenence. He lives in the Woden Valley suburb of Farrer with his wife Maria, and sons Dominic and Julian. Alan John Fitzgerald was an Australian author, journalist and satirist. He was known for his unwavering opposition to the Australian republican movement and worked alongside Tony Abbott during Abbott's tenure as president of Australians for Constitutional Monarchy during the 1990s. 
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This Is IT and Other Essays on Zen and Spiritual Experience, ALAN WATTS
74 ALAN WATTS This Is IT and Other Essays on Zen and Spiritual Experience
UK Rider 1978 0091347319 / 9780091347314 Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
159 pages. "The most impressive fact in man's spiritual, intellectual, and poetic experience has always been ... the universal prevalence of those astonishing moments of insight which Richard Bucke called 'cosmic consciousness'" (in "This is it" first sentence). This book offers six essays, written between 1956 and 1960 which deal with the relationship between mystical experience and everyday life. The author claims that we need to disentangle ourselves from habits of speech and thought which make it impossible to see that everyday experience is the real thing. The title essay on cosmic consciousness includes the author's account of his own experiences in the inner realm. 'Instinct, Intelligence and Anxiety' is a study of the paradoxes of self - consciousness; Spirituality and Sensuality' presents a lively debate on the false opposition of spirit and matter; and 'The New Alchemy' gives a balanced account of the states of consciousness akin to spiritual experience. This collection also includes the text of the.author's celebrated pamphlet 'Beat Zen, Square Zen and Zen.' 
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Kicking in Danger., Alan Wearne
75 Alan Wearne Kicking in Danger.
Australia Black Pepper 1997 1876044209 / 9781876044206 Soft Cover Good 12mo 
177 pages. What kind of time warp is this? Collingwood has made the Grand Final. Their ace full forward is missing. Yes, Johnny Moomba, odds on for the Brownlow, Rhodes Scholar and Aboriginal land rights activist has been kidnapped! From Sydenham to Dingley, from Kew to Rowville, murky forces are at work. Through this mayhem ambles Damien Chubb, ex-Bomber ruckman, private eye to the sporting world, laconic centre of calm in a Melbourne gone even more berserk than usual. It's heading towards the last Saturday in September. Anything can happen. 
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The Imagineers: Writing and Illustrating Children's Books, Alderman, Belle; Harman, Lauren
76 Alderman, Belle; Harman, Lauren The Imagineers: Writing and Illustrating Children's Books
Australia Reading Time 1983 0959438513 / 9780959438512 1st Edition Glossy Soft Cover Good 12mo 
171 pages. 
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Rum, Slaves, and Molasses, Alderman, Clifford Lindsey
77 Alderman, Clifford Lindsey Rum, Slaves, and Molasses
U. K. Bailey Bros & Swinfen 1974 0561002053 / 9780561002057 1st Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 12mo 
127 indexed pages about the transatlantic slave trade that took place between late 16th and early 19th centuries, envolving slaves, cash crops, and manufactured goods between West Africa, Caribbean or American colonies and the European colonial powers. The exploitation of African slaves was fundamental to growing colonial cash crops which were traded with Europe. In turn, European goods were used to buy African slaves who were then taken to the Americas. Name and date in the first page. 
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78 Alderson, Maggie Handbag Heaven
Australia Penguin 2001 0143000055 / 9780143000051 1st Edition Pictorial Soft Cover Good 12mo Maggie Alderson 
192 pages. Maggie Alderson is a firm believer in heaven - handbag heaven that is. Why else would finding a vintage Kelly bag seem like a blessing and resisting that Jamin Puech bag feel so hellish?In this witty and irreverent book Maggie Alderson guides you through not only the perils of shopping but also everyday life, explaining among other things why even the smallest clothing purchase is a major life decision, and why Buddha was right when he said 'the root of all suffering is desire' . . . especially when it comes to Ricky Martin.Open up Alderson's bag of goodies to find out about fashion, beauty myths, her theory of shopping relativity, hair, and cockroaches (ahem). No subject is off limits and no bag remains unturned. Upper corner of title page was cut off. 
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A Woman, Aleramo, Sibilla
79 Aleramo, Sibilla A Woman
U.S.A. University of California Press 1983 0520049497 / 9780520049499 1st Edition Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Good 12mo 
219 pages. For a book that sent shock waves through the European literary establishment and, since its original publication in 1906 has gone through seven editions along with highly cclaimed translations into all th principal languages of Europe, "A Woman" (Una Donna) by Sibilla Aleramo (1876-1960) has remained curiously obscure in America. Aleramo's lightly fictionalized memoir presented a kaleidoscopic series of Italian images--the frenetic industrialism of the North, the miserable squalor of the country's backward areas to the South, fin de sič cle Italian politics and literary life--all set in the framework of a drama admiringly characterized by Luigi Pirandellow as "grim and powerful." For some other Italians, "A woman" touched ar aw nerve, and many critics reacted to Aleramo with extreme hostility. However, whether one liked Aleramo's novel or not, the book was an iceberg in the mainstream of Italian literary life, impossible to get around without careful inspection. Sibilla Aleramo is the pseudonym of Rina Faccio, Italian author. She was a feminist best known for her autobiographical depictions of life as a woman in late 19th century Italy. 
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Phil Alexander Program For Treating Overweight Fluid Retention, Alexander, Phil
80 Alexander, Phil Phil Alexander Program For Treating Overweight Fluid Retention
Australia Ethicare Pty Ltd 1997 0646336940 / 9780646336947 1st Edition Pictorial Soft Cover Good 12mo 
378 indexed pages. Many people with fluid retention are overweight and losing weight can make a big difference to improve their condition. This weight-loss book is different; as it recognises that overweight can be caused by fluid retention as well as excess fat. Many people suffer from fluid retention (some unknowingly) and many weight loss diets do not remove it. The programs in this book are designed to treat both the fat and fluid components of a weight problem. They are the results of 25 years clinical practice and research and have helped many people achieve optimal health, weight and body shape. 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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