Publisher:Hutchinson of Australia, Richmond, Victoria, 1979
Illustrator:Chris Mayger -- Dustwrapper
Condition:Very Good Condition
Hutchinson of Australia, 1979, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition, Illustrated By: Chris Mayger -- Dustwrapper
500 g.; 288 pages, last 3 blank. Blue coloured boards with silver writing on the spine. Small silver printers' cartouche to the lower spine edge. Light scuffing to the head and to the heel of the back strip and to the book corners. Shelf wear to the lower book edges. Browning and dust marks to the top paper edge. Illustrated dustwrapper ( wraparound ), by Chris Mayger, with blue and black writing on the front panel and blue-and-white on the spine. A small white printers' cartouche to the lower spine edge. Rubbing to the dustwrapper corners. Light fading to the spine. A naval novel set during the last years of World War II, when an ex-Royal Navy ship, The Andromeda, is transferred to the Royal Australian Navy and the first order of business is to sink a heavily armed German commerce raider -- the ship which must die. This is the first Australian edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. The spine of the jacket has lost colour. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Chris Mayger -- Dustwrapper. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Literature & Literary; Military History -- Naval ; ISBN: 0091381509. ISBN/EAN: 9780091381509. Inventory No: 0104822.