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The Wreck of the Barque Stefano Off the North West Cape of Australia in 1875

By: Rathe, Gustave

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Gordonsville, Virginia, U.S.A., Farrar Straus & Giroux: 1992

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 015782


Hardcover. Farrar Straus & Giroux, first American edition, 1992. In near fine condition. He's 16 when he's shipwrecked and although ten men survive, after three months only two remain alive! View more info

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The Summer of My Greek Taverna : A Memoir

By: Stone, Tom

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Simon & Schuster: 2002

Seller ID: 008456


Trade paperback. Simon & Schuster, 2002, first. In near fine condition. The story of a man in love with a place, a woman, and a dream. View more info

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Undress Me in the Temple of Heaven

By: Susan Jane Gilman

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Grand Central: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020639


Trade paperback. Near fine condition. In 1986, Susan Jane Gilman and a classmate embarked on a bold trek around the globe starting in the People's Repulic of China. They very quickly found themselves in over their heads. View more info

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The Rainbow People of God: The Making of a Peaceful Revolution

By: Tutu, Desmond

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Doubleday: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020975


Hardcover. Very good condition, light edgewear. DJ has minor scuffing. Desmond Tutu's decades-long struggle as spokesman for the anti-apartheid movement. View more info

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Nature Walkabout

By: Vincent Serventy

Price: $12.00

Seller ID: 006214


Hardcover. A H & A W Reed, 1969. In very good condition. They were moving from Perth to Sydney, and it took them six months and 15,000 miles to get there. View more info

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Houseboat on the Seine : A Memoir

By: Wharton, William

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Newmarket Press: 1996

Seller ID: 008989


Hardcover. Newmarket Press, 1996, first. In near fine condition. Learn what it's like to live on a houseboat! View more info