Lowden Publishing Co, 1973, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Poor, First Edition
4 appendices, index, list of illustrations, abbreviations, introduction by author. Text is illustrated with black and white reproductions of contemporary prints. Illustrated endpapers showing a scene from early Sydney. Orange coloured boards with silver writing on the spine. The corners are slightly rubbed and the shelf wear evident on bottom edge of the book. On the bottom edge of the front and back panels there has been lost colour cloth and to bottom edge of the spine there is remains of paper stuck to the book due to dampness. On front paste down owners sticker is present. Illustrated dustwrapper, showing reproductions of Bernard Lawson's "Caroline Chisholm". White background with black writing on front panel and on spine. The dustwrapper is rubbed at corners and is faded as well. There is a piece missing on front panel bottom edge, measuring 2" x1". There are some grubby marks on spine and back panel. The bottom edge of the spine has been water damaged and there is a tear measuring 1.5" running from bottom spine gutter upwards. This is the story of Caroline Chisholm, called 'the immigrants friend' in her own lifetime and through this detailed book "Australians will rediscover a great national figure.". Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. XII, 436 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; History -- Australia; ISBN: 0909706271. ISBN/EAN: 9780909706272. Inventory No: 0100377.