Self published, 1948, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First
foreword by Sir Robert Garran and introduction by author. Sky blue cloth covered boards with self embossed decoration to the front panel and gilt coloured titles to the backstrip. Illustrated dustwrapper, by Archer, with blue, white and orange coloured titles to the front panel and yellow coloured titles to the backstrip. A novel about true love running rough and then smooth. Softening to the backstrip edges with bumping of the book corners and rubbing of the lower book edges. Browning and scattered foxing to the textblock edges with lighter age toning of the pages. Gift inscription to the free front end paper and there is an erasure mark to the top right hand corner of the front paste-down. Offset tanning, staining and faint foxing to the endpapers. Chipping to the dustwrapper corners and backstrip edges. Small pieces missing from the top dustwrapper edge and there are a few small closed tears to the top and bottom edges. Rubbing to the dustwrapper panels with staining, browning and foxing to the verso. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 293 pages,. All Four Corners Clipped. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Australia; Inventory No: 0119053.