Rigby, 1982, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition
acknowledgements, chronology, index. Pale brown coloured endpapers. Photographic title page and throughout the book there are copious black and white photographs, illustrations and maps from throughout Miles Franklins' life. Cream coloured boards with gilt writing on spine. Minor rubbing to the corners of the book and there has been some insect activity to the spine. Dust marks on top paper edge. Photographic dustwrapper, showing Miles Franklin at 23, with brown & white background with black titles to the front panel and white titles to the backstrip. Some minor rubbing to the dust wrapper corners has occurred. This biography of Miles Franklin was written by a man who was closely associated with Miles Franklin for the last 10 years of her life; "He has written this book to restore her to what she believed to be her rightful place in the Australian story: not so much a feminist as, more significantly, the creator of a new mode in Australian literature."-- from the front fold over panel blurb. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. (10), 11-199, (1) pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Gender Studies; Biography -- Literary; Australia; ISBN: 0727016962. ISBN/EAN: 9780727016966. Inventory No: 0100787.