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Price:AUD$14.90 (about USD$10.00)
Item ID:SB00-0119393
Publisher:Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, 1976
Illustrator:Ned Glattauer – Cover Art
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Condition:Very Good
Dust Jacket:Good
Houghton Mifflin Company, 1976, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First, Illustrated By: Ned Glattauer – Cover Art

Charcoal coloured endpapers. Orange coloured cloth covered boards with black embossed coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. Colour illustrated dustwrapper, by Ned Glattauer, with black coloured titles to the front panel and gold and black coloured titles to the backstrip. Air Force Captain Whip Russel was a pilot in the 35th Brigade of B-25 bombers in the Pacific in 1942, they were the proudest of all the American outfits. Then "... Whip and his crew flew in (to the 112th Maintenance Depot, in northern Australia) on a special assignment that was to change the drift of the wall and teach them all a thing or two about victory and defeat in a few other topics as well." -- from the front fold over panel blurb. Softening of the backstrip edges along with a little rubbing. Rubbing of the book corners and lower book edges with flecking marks to the extreme edges of the book. Light browning of the textblock edges and aged toning of the pages. Chipping to the dustwrapper corners and backstrip edges. A little fading of the backstrip with marks to the rear panel. Light browning of the verso and there is a small crease to the lower right-hand corner of the rear fold over panel. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 262, [4] pages.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Ned Glattauer – Cover Art. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Fiction; Aviation; 1940s; Military & Warfare. ISBN: 039520707X. ISBN/EAN: 9780395207079. Inventory No: 0119393.
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