Lansdowne, 1983, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition
950 g.; 280pp., acknowledgements, preface by author, photo credits and index. Red coloured endpapers. The text is illustrated with black and white white photographs, illustrations and 3 maps. Green coloured boards with white writing on the spine. Rubbing to the corners of the book and bumping to the head and to the heel of the spine. Rubbing to the spine gutter edges. Some dust marks to the top paper edge. Front and back hinge are somewhat loose. Rubbing to the red end papers. Previous owners name on the verso of the half title page. Illustrated dustwrapper with ochre and black coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. Creasing to the dustwrapper edges and rubbing to both the edges and dustwrapper panels. The memoirs, letters and correspondence of the author's father it was captured by the Japanese and became a prisoner of war during World War II. This is the first Australian edition. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Military History -- World War II; Military History -- Prisoner- of- War; Diaries; Australia; ISBN: 0701815981. ISBN/EAN: 9780701815981. Inventory No: 0101730.