Publisher:The Macmillan Company of Australia, South Melbourne, 1986
Condition:Very Good Condition
The Macmillan Company of Australia, 1986, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition
XX, 248 pages, preface by author, introduction, glossary. Red coloured boards with white writing on the spine. Illustrated dust wrapper, showing an Aboriginal man with scarring on his chest against a desert landscape, with red and white writing on the front panel and spine. A novel set around the atomic testing in South Australia in the 1950s and its effect on the indigenous population. NOTE: In 1981 Robert Drewe was able to identify this previously "mystery" Aboriginal author as Yugoslavian writer and anthropologist Sreten Bozic . Rubbing to the back strip edges and along the spine gutter edges. Shelfwear to the lower edges and rubbing to the book corners. Browning and light foxing to the top text block edge. A few handling marks to the end papers. Very light rubbing to the dust wrapper corners. This is the first Australian edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Fiction -- Australian; Australia; ISBN: 0333430123. ISBN/EAN: 9780333430125. Inventory No: 0104883.