288 pages, last two pages blank, in the illustrated dust jacket. Rubbing of the corners of the dust jacket, and foxing of the front edge of the text block, ownership inscription and bookseller sticker on front end pages. The stale sleaziness of an aboriginal settlement in Collingwood emerges without emotional overtones. "This is it," the author is saying. "Like it or not, this is how I have seen it." And the centre of the story is a half caste aboriginal girl, beautiful in body and deportment, beautiful and face, also, for those who are not prejudiced against the lineaments of her race. -- review from The Age 24.8.63 Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Whitear -- Dustwrapper. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Indigenous Cultures; Fiction -- Australian; Aboriginal -- Australia; Australia; Fiction. Inventory No: 0215897.