Lansdowne, 1978, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, Reprint
preface, acknowledgements, map of the Great Barrier Reef, bibliography, general index, and scientific index. Bright yellow coloured end pages. Text is profusely illustrated by photographs taken by the author both in colour and black and white. Black coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the front panel and spine. Photographic dustwrapper with yellow and white coloured titles to the front panel and on the spine. As the author of the book says " All Australians should endeavour to understand one of the greatest natural assets -- one of the world's truly magnificent reservoirs of tropical islands and coral reefs.". -- from the front fold over panel blurb. Some minor rubbing to the corners and the head and the heel of the spine is slightly bumped. There are some dust marks to top paper edge. There is some chipping of the dustwrapper along the front and back fold over edges. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. , 8 - 183,  pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Natural History & Resources; Photography; Australia; Ships & the Sea. ISBN: 0701803584. ISBN/EAN: 9780701803582. Inventory No: 0111039.