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When the Feast is Finished

By: Aldiss, Brian

Price: $18.00

Publisher: UK, Little Brown and Co: 1999

Edition: 1st UK

Seller ID: 008541


Small closed tear rear dj, 230 clean tightly bound pp. The writer Brian Aldiss provides an account of his wife's fatal illness and her death from pancreatic cancer in November 1997. The book describes how they first found out about the cancer, which was initially masked by a heart complaint. View more info

Pamela's Natural Remedies

By: Allardice Pamela

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Australia, Random House: 1996

Seller ID: 010202


240pp Allardice is the author of over 30 books, including The Body Bible, Pamela's Natural Remedies, Feel Good and Make Time and Slow Up. Pamela Allardice has been a regular guest on “The Midday Show’ since 1993, presenting her highly successful segment on natural remedies and natural beauty preparations. Every week following an appearance on ‘Midday’ with Kerri-Anne’ she receives thousands of requests for fact sheets – 20,000 request at last count for the s... View more info

The Language of Love

By: Allardice, Pamela (ed)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Australia, Angus & Robertson: 1991

Seller ID: 008945


The book holds 68 illustrations in colour and in black and white, bibliography as well as endnotes. It covers 300 years & is a fascinating insight into the lives and loves of past and contemporary Australians. 162pp View more info

Real Family Food

By: Antony Worrall Thompson

Price: $23.00

Publisher: UK, Mitchell Beazley Limited: 2005

Seller ID: 009593


175 clean white well bound pp, review > Antony Worrall Thompson (TV cookshow host) communicates the "healthy/bonded/respected/loving family message throughout his books- he has an excellent book on the GI diet, and here he looks at family meals as the core of a happy, healthy family. In 'Real Family Food' he makes the valid point that food is not just something to be quickly shovelled down throats, but a focus for family bonding and an opportunity to communicate with... View more info

Medical Microbiology

By: Baron, Samuel (ed)

Price: $24.00

Publisher: USA, Addison Wesley: 1986

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 009245


1262pp & nearly 2.5kgs of everything microbiologic, 100s of contrib eds, numerous tables, charts, illus, ref pts. Focus is on understanding not just recalling. View more info

Witchcraze A New History of the European Witch Hunts Our Legacy of Violence Against Women

By: Barstow, Anne Llewellyn

Price: $10.00

Publisher: USA, Pandora: 1994

Seller ID: 009942


An extensive investigation into the social mores that caused the "status quo classes" to denigrate anything that invaded their territory & to use fear & religion to expunge the challengers via the stake or the noose. 255pp with broad appendices/notes/references at rear. View more info

Maggie's Orchard

By: Beer, Maggie

Price: $43.00

Publisher: Australia, Viking: 1997

Seller ID: 009789


Maggie Beer is one of Australia's best-known food personalities. As well as writing books, she devotes her time to her export kitchen in the Barossa Valley, which produces a wide range of pantry items for domestic and international markets. These include her famous pâté, verjuice, quince paste and an ice-cream range. Maggie was co-host of the weekly program The Cook and the Chef on ABC TV from 2005 to 2009 and was recognised as Senior Australian of the year in 2010 for... View more info

Maggie's Orchard

By: Beer, Maggie

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Australia, Viking: 1997

Seller ID: 011003


Maggie Beer is one of Australia's best-known food personalities. As well as writing books, she devotes her time to her export kitchen in the Barossa Valley, which produces a wide range of pantry items for domestic and international markets. These include her famous pâté, verjuice, quince paste and an ice-cream range. Maggie was co-host of the weekly program The Cook and the Chef on ABC TV from 2005 to 2009 and was recognised as Senior Australian of the year in 2010 for... View more info

David Hobson: A celebration in words and Pictures

By: Buzacott, Martin

Price: $155.00

Publisher: Australia, ABC Books: 2005

Seller ID: 011306


Celebrate the life and achievements of one of our most distinguished artists with this gorgeous book. It features glorious photographs of David Hobson in performance and includes many quotes and anecdotes from renowned musicians, composers, singers and friends. Writer Martin Buzacott paints a sympathetic, sensitive portrait of an unconventional artist who started off composing a rock opera of Macbeth but rose to prominence with Baz Luhrmann's seminal production of La Boh... View more info

David Hobson: A celebration in words and Pictures

By: Buzacott, Martin

Price: $160.00

Publisher: Australia, ABC Books: 2005

Seller ID: 011904


Celebrate the life and achievements of one of our most distinguished artists with this gorgeous book. It features glorious photographs of David Hobson in performance and includes many quotes and anecdotes from renowned musicians, composers, singers and friends. Writer Martin Buzacott paints a sympathetic, sensitive portrait of an unconventional artist who started off composing a rock opera of Macbeth but rose to prominence with Baz Luhrmann's seminal production of La Boh... View more info

The Complete Manual of Organic Gardening

By: Caplan, Basil (ed)

Price: $32.00

Publisher: London, Headline: 1992

Seller ID: 011021


ex-Southhampton lib, usual stamps, plastic over dj etc. all other pp jolly good, occasional colour transference from colour plates to facing page but only when the colour plate is a full page, but I guess this will be endemic in all copies. Basil Caplan as editor of Organic Magazine is certainly the right person to versee this valuable resource. A guide to gardening without using artificial fertilizers and pesticides offers practical advice on promoting healthy soil, kee... View more info

Green Gold in Alaska

By: Carey, Mary

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Self Published: 1982

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 008732


Very good clean tight copy. Signed, "Happiness" by author. 351pp Carey a well-known reporter & write & autobio-commenter writes about wilderness living in Alaska. dj ok but a small chip missing at top & fold wear. View more info

Losing My Mind : An Intimate Look at Life with Alzheimer's

By: Debaggio, Thomas

Price: $26.00

Publisher: USA, The Free Press: 2002

Seller ID: 008653


Hardcover with unclipped dust jacket. From Publishers Weekly: "I have a clear sense of history, I just don't know whether it is mine," writes DeBaggio in this moving and unusual memoir. The author, who has previously written about his gardening business (Growing Herbs from Seed, Cutting and Root), documents his mental deterioration from Alzheimer's. Diagnosed with the disease in 1999 at the age of 57, DeBaggio undertook this project in order to increase awareness... View more info

Gardening at a Glance The Organic Gardener's Handbook on Vegetables, Fruits, Nuts & Herbs

By: Denckla, Tanya

Price: $30.00

Publisher: USA, Wooden Angel: 1991

Seller ID: 010455


review >>> this book is a masterpiece of detailed gardening information. You may never have to ask another question. My opinion >>> this book is the difference between abe & amazon, one has the info at your fingertips, the other has enough bells, whistles & distraction I feel like reaching for a hammer. This book's a great reference with about 20pp at the back of ref & resources. 272pp of remedies & growing techniques. View more info

Re-visioning the Earth a guide to opening the healing channels between mind and Nature

By: Devereux, Paul

Price: $14.00

Publisher: USA, Simon & Schuster: 1996

Seller ID: 009658


The earth has geological ages in hundreds of millions of years to recover from us, BUT our survival on the planet demands attention. In this unique and groundbreaking book, Paul Devereux has written a practical guide to using the power and energy of nature to heal ourselves - emotionally, mentally, and spiritually. Combining the most recent research on intelligence and perception with the wisdom and insight of ancient traditions, 304 clean white well bound pp. View more info