Abbey's Bookshop Logo
Go to my checkout basket
Login to Abbey's Bookshop
Register with Abbey's Bookshop
Gift Vouchers
Browse by Category

Narrow Your Search

By Availability


By Format


By Price


By Publication Date


Humanities

746 results

The Mud House: How Four Friends Built a Place in the Australian Bush

978/148/909/9781489095398.jpg

The Mud House: How Four Friends Built a Place in the Australian Bush

Richard Glover

Memoirs; Humanities

CD-Audio

From the bestselling author of FLESH WOUNDS A young man who didn't know HOW to be a man. Two women willing to wrestle... [more]

$49.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Henry & Banjo

978/148/909/9781489095435.jpg

Henry & Banjo

James Knight

Biography: literary; Humanities

CD-Audio

The fascinating lives and turbulent times of Henry Lawson and Andrew 'Banjo' Paterson - the two men who wrote Australia's... [more]

$49.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Finding Sanity: John Cade, lithium and the taming of bipolar disorder

978/148/937/9781489379252.jpg

Finding Sanity: John Cade, lithium and the taming of bipolar disorder

Greg De Moore, Ann Westmore

Humanities; Psychiatry; Clinical psychology

CD-Audio

For most of human history, mental illness has been largely untreatable. Sufferers lived their lives - if they survived - in... [more]

$39.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
At the Existentialist Cafe: Freedom, Being, and Apricot Cocktails

978/153/661/9781536617474.jpg

At the Existentialist Cafe: Freedom, Being, and Apricot Cocktails

Sarah Bakewell

Biography: general; Biography: literary; Humanities; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Philosophy

Audio

Three young friends meet over apricot cocktails at the Bec-de-Gaz bar on the rue Montparnasse. They are Jean-Paul Sartre,... [more]

$18.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Happiness By Design: Finding Pleasure and Purpose in Everyday Life

978/148/905/9781489055934.jpg

Happiness By Design: Finding Pleasure and Purpose in Everyday Life

Paul Dolan

Humanities; Psychology: emotions

CD-Audio

As a Professor of Behavioural Science at the London School of Economics, the author conducts original research into the measurement... [more]

$34.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Fire Them Up!

978/148/902/9781489022103.jpg

Fire Them Up!

Carmine Gallo

Humanities; Management: leadership & motivation

CD-Audio

Regardless of what you do or what your position, influence is an important and powerful key to achieving professional success... [more]

$39.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Thanks For The Feedback: The Science and Art of Receiving Feedback Well

978/148/905/9781489055972.jpg

Thanks For The Feedback: The Science and Art of Receiving Feedback Well...

Sheila Heen, Douglas Stone

Humanities; Business & management; Self-help & personal development

CD-Audio

We get feedback every day of our lives, from friends and family, colleagues, customers, and bosses, teachers, doctors, and... [more]

$39.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Island Home: A Landscape Memoir

978/148/902/9781489027955.jpg

Island Home: A Landscape Memoir

Tim Winton

Autobiography: literary; Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Humanities

CD-Audio

A wild, rhapsodic celebration of Australia and its landscape, from one of its finest writers [more]

$39.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding

978/184/379/9781843797876.jpg

An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding

David Hume

Humanities; Western philosophy: Enlightenment; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge

CD-Audio

A superb classroom edition with a detailed introduction and extensive notes by Anthony Flew, author of Hume's Philosophy of... [more]

$39.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Village Vets

978/148/905/9781489054661.jpg

Village Vets

Anthony Bennett, James Carroll

Memoirs; Humanities; Veterinary medicine

CD-Audio

This first book by the much-loved stars of TV's VILLAGE VETS is the unforgettable, hilarious, heartwarming and hair-raising... [more]

$49.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Good Ideas

/978/144/479/9781444799149.jpg

Good Ideas

Michael Rosen

Humanities; Health & Self-Help; Child care & upbringing; Educational: History; Personal & social issues

Paperback

<b>We live in a world surrounded by all the stuff that education is supposed to be about: machines, bodies, languages, cities,... [more]

$32.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Porcelain: A Memoir

978/148/935/9781489352576.jpg

Porcelain: A Memoir

Moby

Electronic music; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Humanities

Other merchandise

The rock musician Moby explores his path from suburban poverty and alienation to a life of beauty, squalor, and unlikely... [more]

$49.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Mr Smiley

978/148/905/9781489052513.jpg

Mr Smiley

Howard Marks

True crime; Humanities

CD-Audio

Howard Marks is the most famous drug smuggler of his age, and a hero to a generation. On his release from one of America's... [more]

$39.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary

978/148/629/9781486299683.jpg

Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary

Anita Anand

Biography: historical, political & military; Humanities; Feminism & feminist theory; Revolutionary groups & movements

CD-Audio

Part of a biographer s job is to rescue forgotten figures, and in Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary Anita Anand... [more]

$49.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
How I Rescued My Brain

978/148/905/9781489052674.jpg

How I Rescued My Brain

David Roland

Humanities; Neurology & clinical neurophysiology; Coping with illness

CD-Audio

As a psychologist specialising in court assessments, David Roland often saw the toughest, most heartbreaking cases. The emotional... [more]

$49.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Gene Genius

978/148/907/9781489077684.jpg

Gene Genius

Dr Margaret Smith, Sue Williams

Humanities; Genetics (non-medical); Popular medicine & health

CD-Audio

Gene Genius Understand your DNA and create your own genetic roadmap to health and happiness Ever wondered why someone on exactly... [more]

$49.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Interestingly Enough ...: The Life of Tom Keneally

978/148/905/9781489052834.jpg

Interestingly Enough ...: The Life of Tom Keneally

Stephany Evans Steggall

Biography: literary; Humanities

CD-Audio

For five decades Tom Keneally has been one of Australia's finest and most loved writers. Celebrated across the world as a... [more]

$49.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
De Profundis

978/184/379/9781843799139.jpg

De Profundis

Oscar Wilde

Diaries, letters & journals; Literary essays; Humanities

CD-Audio

While imprisoned, Wilde wrote this long letter of recrimination to his lover, Lord Alfred Douglas. It offers fascinating insights... [more]

$39.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Jupiter's Travels

978/184/379/9781843799900.jpg

Jupiter's Travels

Humanities

CD-Audio

On 6 October 1973 Ted Simon knew there was no going back. He loaded up his 500cc Triumph Tiger in the pouring rain and said... [more]

$129.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Confessions of an English Opium -Eater

978/184/379/9781843799177.jpg

Confessions of an English Opium -Eater

Thomas De Quincey

Autobiography: literary; Humanities

CD-Audio

Thomas De Quincey's highly charged and hauntingly accurate account of laudanum addiction is considered the root of all drug... [more]

$29.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Fish Ladder: A Journey Upstream (Audio Book)

978/148/905/9781489052032.jpg

The Fish Ladder: A Journey Upstream (Audio Book)

Katharine Norbury

Memoirs; Humanities; Travel writing

CD-Audio

Part travelogue, part memoir, this deeply moving story of adoption, grief and marriage. Destined to be a classic of memoir.... [more]

$39.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear (Audio Book)

978/148/901/9781489017062.jpg

Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear (Audio Book)

Elizabeth Gilbert

Humanities; Assertiveness, motivation & self-esteem

CD-Audio

Traditional Chinese edition of the instant #1 NEW YORK TIMES Bestseller Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear by Elizabeth... [more]

$49.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Agony (Audio Book)

978/148/905/9781489054937.jpg

Agony (Audio Book)

ABC

True stories; Humanities

CD-Audio

Our beloved Agony Aunts and Uncles return in a new six-part series covering a diverse range of topics that will get you thinking,... [more]

$39.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Best Gallipoli Yarns And Forgotten Stories

978/148/629/9781486298648.jpg

The Best Gallipoli Yarns And Forgotten Stories

Rebecca Macauley, Jim Haynes

Humanities; Society & culture: general

CD-Audio

They were shipped like sheep when the dawn was grey; And as the ships left Mudros Bay They squatted and perched where'er they... [more]

$39.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Georgette Heyer: Biography of a Bestseller

978/148/629/9781486298068.jpg

Georgette Heyer: Biography of a Bestseller

Jennifer Kloester

Biography: literary; Humanities

CD-Audio

Georgette Heyer remains an enduring international bestseller, read and loved by four generations of readers and extolled by... [more]

$39.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Your cart does not contain any items.