Publisher:Fairfax, Syme and Weldon Associates, Clayton, Victoria, 1984
Binding:Hardcover (Imitation Leather)
Fairfax, Syme and Weldon Associates, 1984, Hardcover (Imitation Leather), Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition, Signed by Author
XIV, 258pp., foreword by A. G. L Shaw, a note on measurement, acknowledgements, and index. Endpapers are illustrated, front endpaper by map of Victoria and back endpaper illustrated by ethnic origin of the Australian population 1978. Text is illustrated either by colour reproductions of paintings, black and white reproductions, line illustrations and black and white photography. Green boards with gilt writing on spine. Minor rubbing to the corners of book has occurred. illustrated dustwrapper, 'Gold Diggers Receiving a Letter from Home-- circa 1860, with yellow background with black writing on the front panel and spine. There is an associated plastic cover which has 'Victoria 150, an anniversary history' with blue writing on front panel. The corners of the dustwrapper slightly bumped and there is some creasing on top dustwrapper edge. Plastic over cover has a small chip in the top right-hand front corner. This book is part of a 3 book series to celebrate Victoria 150th anniversary. In this book the author deals with the migration of people to Victoria, from the Aboriginals through to the more than 2 million migrants who had made Victoria their permanent home. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Aboriginal -- Australia; Local History -- Victoria; Signed by Author. ISBN: 0949288012. ISBN/EAN: 9780949288011. Inventory No: 0100529.