Access Press, 1997, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: As New, Dust Jacket Condition: As New, First Edition, Signed by author, Illustrated By: Melody Hampton
Author is a successful Australian playwright, book reviewer and periodic journalist. This is the first Australian edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 192 pages. Item Type: Book. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is in as new condition, apart from normal shop shelf wear - contains no tears or chips or other damage. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Illustrations are pen and ink, on sepia base. Edges unmarked. Embossed cloth, covers and spine, beautifully preserved. Author's first book. Multiple copies available this title. Illustrator: Melody Hampton. Quantity Available: 8. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Poetry; Australia; Australian Poetry; Signed by author. ISBN: 086445063X. ISBN/EAN: 9780864450630. Main Picture: Front of dustjacket, illustration Melody Hampton. Picture 2: "The Drovers' Cook", pen and ink Melody Hampton. Picture 3: Front and rear endpaper designs, Melody Hampton. Picture 4: Rear dustjacket illustration and poem "The Old Bush Grave". Picture 5: Embossed front cover board. Picture 6: Limited edition of 750, numbered. Picture 7: Half title page signed by author. Picture 8: Oil on wood, painting by Melody Hampton. Picture 9: "Moomintroll", pen and ink by Melody Hampton. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 7044.