Angus and Robertson, 1967, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First
Brick red coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the backstrip. Photographic dustwrapper with white coloured titles to the front panel and black-and-white coloured titles to the backstrip. The story of a ship, and, how a ship's character can change under the stress of warfare, as told by the narrator (O. E.) to a farm hand in a sweltering wheat belt town in Western Australia. The author's first work published when he was 60. Rubbing to the backstrip edges and to the lower book edges. Light browning of the textblock edges and pages. Creasing and some chipping to the dustwrapper edges with rubbing of the dustwrapper panels. This is the first Australian edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 6], 7-256 pages.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Literature & Literary; Inventory No: 0116736.