Publisher:Currency Press, Woollahra, New South Wales, 1981
Currency Press, 1981, Softcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, First Edition, Illustrated By: Photographic
General editor's preface, list of illustrations, preface by author, notes, notes on terms and index. Brown coloured endpapers. Black-and-white photographic frontispiece, showing Arthur Tauchert in the title role of " The Sentimental Bloke ". The text is illustrated with numerous black-and-white photographs, sketches, facsimiles of movie posters and newspapers. Photographic front cover, showing images from early Australian film, with a red wash. White insert on the front panel with Brown running on the front panel and black on the spine. Black printers' cartouche to the lower spine edge. A history of the Australian Cinema and filmmaking for two years 1919-1929. Part of the " Australian Screen " series. Creasing to the book corners with rubbing of the book edges and panels. Sunning to the backstrip. Age toning of the textblock edges and pages. This is the first Australian edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 448 pages,. Previous bookseller's sticker to the rear panel.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Film, Radio & Television; ISBN: 0868190578. ISBN/EAN: 9780868190570. Inventory No: 0104099.