Pioneer Settlement Press/ Rigby, 1972, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition, Illustrated By: Robert Ingpen
64 pp., last blank. Text illustrated with numerous black and white drawings by Robert Ingpen. Endpapers illustrated with map of the pioneer settlement of Swan Hill. Gold and white boards with white writing on spine. Illustrated dustwrapper, again by the author, showing Australia Posts' Pioneer series of stamps, with gold background and black writing on front panel and spine. This is a history of the "Pioneer Settlement" of Swan Hill, Victoria. It is a chance for Australians to view how their pioneering ancestors live and worked. Very minor rubbing to the head and heel of spine. The corners are slightly rubbed on the dustwrapper and there is a crease running from bottom right hand corner of the front panel into the body of the front cover, measuring 4". Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Robert Ingpen. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Architecture ; Local History -- Victoria; Art -- Australian ; Australia; ISBN: 0851793959. ISBN/EAN: 9780851793955. Inventory No: 0100484.