Angus & Robertson, 1970, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Poor, First Edition
172 pp., afterwards, bibliography. Orange boards with gilt writing on the spine. Head and heel of spine heavily bumped. Dust marks on the top of paper edge, as are two remainder marks. Company stamp on the title page. Illustrated dustwrapper with black coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. Dustwrapper now in protective library sleeving. The dustwrapper has numerous pieces missing from both the top and bottom edges and there is chipping to the top dustwrapper corners. Rubbing to the dustwrapper panels. This is a fictional biography of William Light, who in the last three years of his life was the Surveyor General of South Australia and who planned the city of Adelaide. He was a true Renaissance man and his work covers his life. This is the first Australian edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; History -- Australia; Local History -- South Australia ; ISBN: 0207125627. ISBN/EAN: 9780207125621. Inventory No: 0100127.