Loch Haven, 1991, Pictorial Card, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No, First, Illustrated By: photographs
pp. xi, 198; black and white illustrations, map, family tree, glossary; a very good copy. In dogeared school exercise books, Georgina Oswin, a mother of 7 recordable simple pleasures and struggles of life in rural Australia in the 1880s. And with enthusiastic contributions from her for lively daughters, she recalls bygone days on the family's holding on Victoria's Mornington Peninsula days when Bacon was pickled by hand, if the area was treated by home-made potions and provisions which couldn't be grown or made were collected by f horse or bullock team. A fascinating record of colonial social history which has been brought together by Eakins woman, and her reconstruction of her forebears' family life is both unique and intriguing. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Local History -- Victoria; ISBN: 1875308091. ISBN/EAN: 9781875308095. Inventory No: 0204443.