F.W.Cheshire, 1968, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, Reprint, Illustrated By: Louis Kahan
435 g.; XX 4, 200 pages, introduction by author, and acknowledgements. The text is illustrated with 25 black-and-white illustrations by Louis Kahan. Faux wood design on the covers with white titles to the front panel and backstrip. A little rubbing to the backstrip corners and to the book corners. Light dust marks to the top text block edge. Illustrated dustwrapper, same illustration as for underlying boards, with white titles to the front panel and backstrip. Rubbing to the dustwrapper edges and along the front fore edge of the front dustwrapper panel. Browning to the backstrip region. 24 small biographies of Australian men, either by birth or by adoption, who show uncommonness in either personality or their field of endeavour. Each of these profiles was originally published in The Age newspaper in Melbourne [ or in other Australian newspapers ]. Each small profile has an illustration by Louis Kahan, and the title page has a small illustration of the author. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Louis Kahan. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Australiana; Australia; Inventory No: 0105990.