Scribe Publications, 2004, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition
VIII, 200 pages, spelling conventions, abbreviations in text, select bibliography, notes, acknowledgements and index. Bottle green coloured endpapers. Very slight rubbing to the book corners. Photographic dustwrapper, of John Christian Watson, with a closer view of the same photograph on the rear dustwrapper panel. Silver and white titles to the front panel and silver titles to the back strip. A hint of rubbing to the dustwrapper corners. " A century ago, Australia led the world in progressive social initiatives. Admiring visitors across the globe to inspect this advance social laboratory. Chris Watson's 1904 Ministry, the combination of Australian labour's amazing rapid rise, was the first National Labour government in the world. This book is the story of that pioneering government." From the front fold over panel. This is the first Australian edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Politics -- Australian; ISBN: 1920769137. ISBN/EAN: 9781920769130. Inventory No: 0105956.