Publisher:Simon & Schuster, East Roseville, New South Wales, 1992
Condition:Very Good Condition
Simon & Schuster, 1992, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition
248 pp., acknowledgements, introduction by author, end notes, index. Pale yellow coloured endpapers. The text is illustrated with coloured photography with references to the text. Dark blue boards with white writing on spine. Photographic dustwrapper, showing a skyline of Sydney. Black writing on front panel and spine. For over 200 years each Australian city has developed its own unique character, despite settlers striving for a renewed version of their homeland. "What has defeated their efforts is the influence of the Australian landscape combined with growing cultural diversity within each city's population.". This book looks at how the urban landscape of Australia has affected its writers. Corners are slightly rubbed and minimal shelf wear evident. There is a slight bow in the front panel. Minimal rubbing to the spine edges. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Literature & Literary; Australiana; Literary Criticism; Australia; ISBN: 0731801458. ISBN/EAN: 9780731801459. Inventory No: 0100699.