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  1. War Crimes. Short Stories.

    War Crimes. Short Stories.

    First edition, first impression. Carey's second book, following The Fat Man in History (1974) and predating his first novel, Bliss (1981). Learn More
    £175

    Date of Publication: 1979

    Published: St. Lucia, Queensland

    Stock Code: 97239

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  2. War Crimes. Short Stories.
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    War Crimes. Short Stories.

    First edition, first impression. Signed by the author on the title page. Carey's second book, following The Fat Man in History (1974) and predating his first novel, Bliss (1981). Learn More
    £125

    Date of Publication: 1979

    Published: St. Lucia, Queensland

    Stock Code: 101562

    Signed: Yes

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  3. The Fat Man in History.
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    The Fat Man in History.

    And Other Stories.
    First US edition, first printing. Signed by the author on the title page. Author's first book. Learn More
    £45

    Date of Publication: 1979

    Published: New York

    Stock Code: 99635

    Signed: Yes

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  4. The Fat Man in History.
    signed

    The Fat Man in History.

    And Other Stories.
    First edition, first impression. Signed by the author on the title page. Learn More
    £85

    Date of Publication: 1980

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 99637

    Signed: Yes

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  5. The Fat Man in History.

    The Fat Man in History.

    And Other Stories.
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £65

    Date of Publication: 1980

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 99639

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  6. The Fat Man in History.
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    The Fat Man in History.

    And Other Stories.
    First edition, first impression, inscribed by the author "For Philip Murray, with my best wishes, Peter Carey, Sydney 22/8/88" on the title page. The Fat Man in History and Other Stories was Carey's first book to be published outside Australia, and collects stories from his earlier collections, The Fat Man in History (1974) and War Crimes (1979). Dr Philip Murray is an Irish bibliophile and author of Adventures of a Book Collector (2011). Learn More
    £275

    Date of Publication: 1980

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 114044

    Signed: Yes

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  7. Bliss.
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    Bliss.

    First edition, first impression. Signed by the author on the title page. Learn More
    £225

    Date of Publication: 1981

    Published: London:

    Stock Code: 104285

    Signed: Yes

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  8. Bliss.
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    Bliss.

    First UK edition, first impression. Inscribed by the author on the title page: "For Philip Murray, with best wishes. Peter Carey, 22/8/88". Dr Philip Murray is an Irish bibliophile and the author of Adventures of a Book Collector (2011). Originally published in Australia in the same year. Learn More
    £275

    Date of Publication: 1981

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 113661

    Signed: Yes

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  9. Oscar and Lucinda.
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    Oscar and Lucinda.

    First edition, first impression. Signed by the author on the title page. Oscar and Lucinda was Carey's first novel to win the Booker Prize, in 1988, and also won the Miles Franklin Award in 1989. Learn More
    £150

    Date of Publication: 1988

    Published: St. Lucia, Queensland

    Stock Code: 113519

    Signed: Yes

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  10. Oscar and Lucinda.
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    Oscar and Lucinda.

    First UK edition, first impression. Inscribed by the author "For Philip Murray, with my best wishes, Peter Carey, Sydney 22/8/88" on the title page. Oscar and Lucinda won the 1988 Booker Prize and the 1989 Miles Franklin Award. It was originally published in Australia earlier the same year. Dr Philip Murray is an Irish bibliophile and author The Adventures of a Book Collector (2011). Learn More
    £225

    Date of Publication: 1988

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 113520

    Signed: Yes

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  11. Oscar and Lucinda.

    Oscar and Lucinda.

    First UK edition, first impression of the novel which won the 1988 Booker Prize and the 1989 Miles Franklin Award. It was first published in Australia earlier the same year. Learn More
    £65

    Date of Publication: 1988

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 100184

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  12. The Tax Inspector.
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    The Tax Inspector.

    [And:] Uncorrected advance proof copy.
    First edition, first impression, together with an uncorrected advance proof. Signed by Carey on the title page of both volumes (and dated 26/8/91 in the first edition). Learn More
    £475

    Date of Publication: 1991

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 113517

    Signed: Yes

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  13. The Tax Inspector.

    The Tax Inspector.

    First UK edition, first impression. First published earlier the same year in Australia. Learn More
    £45

    Date of Publication: 1991

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 100173

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  14. Jack Maggs.

    Jack Maggs.

    First UK edition, first impression of this reworking of Dickens's Great Expectations. It was first published earlier the same year in Australia. Learn More
    £35

    Date of Publication: 1997

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 99056

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  15. 30 Days in Sydney.

    30 Days in Sydney.

    A wildly distorted account.
    First edition, first impression. Learn More
    £30

    Date of Publication: 2001

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 73793

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