Publisher:Cassell Australia, Stanmore, New South Wales, 1977
Illustrator:Photographic and Illustrations
Cassell Australia, 1977, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition, Illustrated By: Photographic and Illustrations
780 g.; XX, 188 pages, foreword by the Rt. Hon. Sir Paul Hasluck, introduction by authors, acknowledgements, two appendices and index. Illustrated endpapers, both different, front end paper showing Sydney approximately 1875 and the rear end paper is a photograph of Sydney (showing the same view) in the 1970s. The text is illustrated with numerous sepia toned photographs, sepia toned sketches, maps and illustrations. The book has been printed on a slightly yellow hued page with dark brown ink. Brown coloured boards with white titles to the backstrip. A little rubbing to the book corners and backstrip corners. Illustrated dustwrappers, against a yellow background, with dark brown and tan coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. A little rubbing to the dustwrapper edges and dustwrapper panels. The laminate of the dustwrapper has started to bubble on the front dustwrapper panel and there is a particularly large bubble in the top right-hand corner. Fading to the backstrip. The biography of the early pioneer aviator, inventor, Explorer of Australia -- Lawrence Hargrave. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. We are happy to provide pictures of this book on request Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Exploration ; Biography -- Science; Australia; ISBN: 0726937088. ISBN/EAN: 9780726937088. Inventory No: 0109974.