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XIIth COMMONWEALTH GAMES. Brisbane 1982

By: Agostini, Mike (Compiled/Edited by)

Price: $15.93

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Australian Broadcasting Commission: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007118


96pp., unpaginated 16 page colour plate section, plus b/white halftone plates throughout. Saddle-stitch, staple-bound format. Staples firm. Pictorially-illustrated (colour and b/white) limp wrapper mildly scuffed and edgeworn. Published for the (then) forthcoming XIIth Commonwealth Games held in Brisbane, Australia, Sept 30-Oct 9, 1982. It includes highlights and stats from previous games, the Broadcast Team, Games, Schedule, Australian Medal Tally 1911-1978, more. Bookl... View more info

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DON'T DIE WITH THE MUSIC IN YOU

By: Bennett, Wayne, with Crawley, Steve

Price: $11.28

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W., Australia, ABC Books: 2007

Edition: Revised

Seller ID: 010515


222pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly scuffed only. A book full of anecdotes, inspiration and homespun philosophies by respected Australian Rugby League coach and personality, Wayne Bennett. Contents include: Introduction, Forewords, Coaching, Winning, Rugby League, Teamwork, Role Models, Duty of Care, Epilogue. Book weight approx. 226g. Postage charge will be reduced as this book will post under 500g. packed weight. View more info

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TALKING FOOTBALL : The 1997 Club 10 Diaries of Wayne Carey, Glen Jakovich, Tony Lockett, Michael Voss and Gavin Wanganeen

By: Christison, Darren (Edited by)

Price: $23.50

Publisher: Sydney, NSW, Australia, Ironbark: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008842


248pp., plus 2 x 16 page, b/white, photographically illustrated sections, b/w illustrations intext. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper mildly scuffed only. "Five club champions from five different capital cities tell the story of their very different 1997 seasons. With dramatic inside coverage of all the triumphs and heartaches of the closest fought and most competitive season in memory, 'Talking Football' takes you behind the scen... View more info

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FIGHTERS BY TRADE : Highlights of Australian Boxing

By: Drane, Robert

Price: $18.80

Publisher: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, ABC Books: 2008

Edition: First Edition, First Impression

Seller ID: 009598


vi, + 358pp., b/white photographic illustrations. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper has a tiny corner crease, else excellent condition. "This knockout combination of history and true life stories of some of the Australian and international greats such as Les Darcy, Vic Patrick, Lionel Rose, Jeff Fenech, Kostya Tszyu, Young Griffo and Johnny Famechon illuminates boxing in all its literal and symbolic glory." Contents include: A... View more info

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FULL TIME : A Coach's Memoirs

By: Dwyer, Bob, with Jameson, Neil

Price: $14.06

Publisher: Sydney, NSW, Australia, Macmillan: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005722


vii, + 296pp., unpaginated, candidly-illustrated, colour, duo-tone, and b/white halftone plate section. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Pictorial-portrait illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket nominally edgeworn only. Football professor, rugby revolutionary, and architect . . . these and other accolades are directed at Bob Dwyer, legendary coach of the Wallabies Australian World Cup victory in 1991. This is his story . . . Contents include: Pre... View more info

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STORY OF THE RUGBY WORLD CUP. (Signed Copy)

By: Farr-Jones, Nick

Price: $28.20

Publisher: Australia, Australia Post: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author

Seller ID: 009617


80pp., colour and b/white photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean. Spine firm. Bold inscription, "Up the Wallabies", signed by Nick Farr-Jones on title page, else leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly scuffed only. "This fascinating story of the Rugby World Cup tournament, told by a man who has held the ultimate prize aloft, takes you on to the paddock and inside the locker rooms of the world's top rugby event . . ." Con... View more info

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FOOTBALL YEAR 95 : A Record of The 1995 Australian Football League Season

By: Greg Denham (Text by) Graeme Bond (Statistics by)

Price: $20.68

Publisher: Carlton North, VIC, Australia, Pagemasters: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008845


192pp., plus 16 page colour, photographically-illustrated (Grand Final) section, b/white illustrations throughout (Sporting Pix). Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper mildly scuffed only. The fifth annual edition of 'Football Year'. Contents include: Foreword: 3AW's Shane Healy, The Finals, The Year - Week by Week, Heroes and Milestones, The Statistics. Book weight approx. 605g. View more info

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THE MAGPIE YEARS '95 : The Continuing Story of the Collingwood Football Club (Volume 3)

By: Hansen, Brian

Price: $18.80

Publisher: Mount Waverley, Victoria, Australia, Brian Hansen Publications: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009295


208pp., 16 page colour photographically-illustrated section, plus b/white photographic illustrations throughout (Ken Rainsbury). Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated (team photo to rear cover)card wrapper negligibly scuffed only. An intended annual publication, 'The Magpie Years' was first published in 1993 to complement 'The Centenary History of the Collingwood Football Club', 1992. Numerous contents, including The Year, Match-by-Match. Book weigh... View more info

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THE MAGPIE YEARS '94

By: Hansen, Brian

Price: $18.80

Publisher: Mount Waverley, Victoria, Australia, Brian Hansen Publications: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009305


240pp., 16 page colour, photographically-ilustrated section (includes team photo), plus b/white photographic illustrations throughout (Ken Rainsbury). Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly scuffed only. An intended annual publication, 'The Magpie Years' was first published in 1993 to complement 'The Centenary History of the Collingwood Football Club', 1992. Numerous contents, including The Year, Match-by-Match. Book weight ap... View more info

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THE MAGPIE YEARS '93

By: Hansen, Brian

Price: $20.68

Publisher: Cheltenham, Victoria, Australia, Brian Hansen Publications: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009306


224pp., 16 page colour, photographically-illustrated section (includes team photo), plus b/white photographic illustrations throughout (Ken Rainsbury). Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper (team photo to rear panel) has soft corner crease, and is negligibly scuffed only. An intended annual publication, 'The Magpie Years' was first published in 1993 to complement 'The Centenary History of the Collingwood Football Club', 1992. Numerous co... View more info

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THE MAGPIE YEARS '95 : The Continuing Story of the Collingwood Football Club (Volume 3)

By: Hansen, Brian

Price: $18.80

Publisher: Mount Waverley, Victoria, Australia, Brian Hansen Publications: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012457


208pp., 16 page colour photographically-illustrated section, plus b/white photographic illustrations throughout (Ken Rainsbury). Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated (team photo to rear cover)card wrapper has a small pressure mark to rear panel. An intended annual publication, 'The Magpie Years' was first published in 1993 to complement 'The Centenary History of the Collingwood Football Club', 1992. Numerous contents, including The Year, Match-by-M... View more info

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THIS FOOTBALL CENTURY

By: Holmesby, Russell and Main, Jim

Price: $16.92

Publisher: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, Wilkinson Books: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009095


258pp., b/white archival photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, with the slightest hint of tanning to edges. Pictorially-illustrated card wrapper has a small, soft crease to lower front and rear panel, light bump to head of spine. " . . . tells how the VFL/AFL spawned at a humble meeting in a Melbourne art gallery in 1896, grew to become a national obsession. The VFL/AFL survived two world wars without interruption and, i... View more info

THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF LEAGUE FOOTBALLERS

By: Jim Main and Russell Holmesby

Price: $16.54

Publisher: Melbourne, VIC, Australia, Wilkinson Books (Imprint): 1994

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 007463


(vi) + 520pp., alphabet, chapter-heading halftone plate illustrations of noted player whose surname begins with the appropriate letter. Book clean and square. Spine firm, with just a hint of a reading crease. Leaves tanned. Illustrated card wrapper lightly edgeworn, and creased on rear wrap. Revised to take the reader up to 1993, this biographical list of Australian Rules footballers who have played at VFL level . . . Contents include: Prelims., Intro., Alphabetical List... View more info

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FOOTBALL YEAR 94 : A Record of The 1994 Australian Football League Season

By: John McDonald (Text) Graeme Bond (Statistics)

Price: $18.80

Publisher: Carlton North, VIC, Australia, Pagemasters: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008846


192pp., plus 16 page colour, photographically-illustrated (Grand Final) section, b/white illustrations throughout (Sporting Pix). Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly scuffed only. The fourth annual edition of 'Football Year'. Contents include: Foreword: 3AW's Shane Healy, The Finals, The Year - Week by Week, Heroes and Milestones, The Statistics. Book weight approx. 605g. View more info

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BIRDIES AND BILLABONGS : A History of the Kew Golf Club 1894-1994

By: Johnson, Joseph

Price: $20.68

Publisher: East Kew, Victoria, Australia, The Kew Golf Club: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008441


x, + 206pp., facsimile 'Survey of Allotments-Parish of Boroondara, County of Bourke, Robert Hoddle, Surveyor, April 1844', illustrated endpapers. Intext colour plates, translucent fold-out overlay, plus b/white halftone plates throughout. Oblong format. Bright gilt title over mildly bumped and cocked spine. Plain blue boards very good. Leaves clean. Pictorially-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket lightly edgeworn only. "The Kew Golf Club, Melbourne's thi... View more info

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AFL RECORD SEASON GUIDE 2012 : The Official Statistical History of the AFL

By: Lovett, Michael (Edited by)

Price: $20.68

Publisher: Australian Football League: 2012

Seller ID: 011214


1088pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly surface scuffed only. "The AFL Record Season Guide 2012 is the 17th edition of what has become the statistical bible of the AFL. The 2012 Season Guide contains more than 1000 pages crammed with statistics, history and information as well as a thorough review of the 2011 season and a comprehensive preview of the 2012 season. It also includes full details on the draft, profiles on... View more info

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FLY FISHING FOR TROUT

By: Massy, Robert

Price: $28.20

Publisher: Terrey Hills, N.S.W., Australia, A.H. & A.W.Reed: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008763


174pp., two-colour line-drawn map endpapers. B/white halftone plate (author netting a fine specimen) frontispiece, plus intext (mostly) instructional b/white half-tone plates, sketch-art, and line-drawings, throughout. Book clean. Spine firm, lightly bumped on head and heel. Plain blue boards very good. Text-block unmarked. Pictorially-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket edgeworn and nipped, with a significant, tape-repaired tear diagonally from the middle of... View more info

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HOW TO CATCH AUSTRALIA'S MOST POPULAR FISH

By: Mensforth, Shane

Price: $12.22

Publisher: Croydon, Victoria, Australia, Australian Fishing Network (AFN): 1997

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 006543


96pp., b/white halftone and line-drawn illustrations (floats and rigs) throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper minimally edgeworn, plus soft corner crease to front. A down-to-earth fishing guide for kids to adults who are seeking to expand their angling knowledge. Includes general information, fishing techniques, bait and berley, tackle, preparation and eating qualities, and rigs for each included variety of fish (28 in total), ... View more info

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THE QUICK & THE DEAD : Stawell & Its Race Through Time

By: Perry, John

Price: $16.92

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, University of New South Wales Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008915


xiv, + 286pp., plus 1 x 8 page, and 1 x 4 page, b/white photographically-illustrated sections. Book clean, square. Spine firm, reading crease there-on. Leaves clean, soft crease to first page, slight tanning to edges. Illustrated card wrapper has a soft vertical crease, plus corner crease, to front panel. " . . . a complete, rounded and stylish piece of writing that uses one traditional event in the life of one town to tell human stories - of individuals, their commu... View more info

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AUSTRALIAN FISH GUIDE

By: Prokop, Frank

Price: $16.92

Publisher: Croydon, VIC, Australia, Australian Fishing Network: 2002

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 009634


224pp., colour art illustrations throughout by Trevor Hawkins. Rigs by Geoff Wilson. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly scuffed only. "Containing detailed descriptions, accurate illustrations and diagrams of the best rigs to catch each fish, this book is an invaluable reference for any fishers, fresh or saltwater, wanting to identify their catch . . . Easy to follow colour coded sections include Freshwater Sportfish, Fre... View more info