Georges of Collins Street, Melbourne, has a reputation for superior quality equal to that enjoyed by Harrods or Fortnum & Mason of London, and Bergdorf Goodman of New York. This is the story of Georges first 100 years and its remarkable battle to surve and prosper.
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Book Description Macmillan, Melbourne, 1980. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Photographic (illustrator). Reprint. 1.1 kg; VIII,200., introduction by author and index. The book is illustrated with numerous black and white photographs, black and white reproduction of contemporary advertisements and prints. Coloured endpapers. Black coloured boards with white writing on spine. Photographic dustwrapper showing a photograph of the department store. This is the story of the first hundred years of the departments store "Georges" in Collins Street Melbourne. The store has now closed, but its history is a fascinating glimpse into the social life of Melbourne during 1st 100 years of the stores' trading. As is usual, this copy's spine section of the jacket is faded slightly. Half inch tear at the bottom right of the front panel, no other damage. No annotations Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Business; Local History -- Victoria; ISBN: 0333252462. ISBN/EAN: 9780333252468. Inventory No: 0270731. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia. Bookseller Inventory # 0270731
Book Description Macmillan Company, Melboune, 1979. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 200pp, illus. Bookseller Inventory # 001556
Book Description Macmillan, Melbourne, 1980. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine Jacket in Mylar Sleeve. 1st Reprint. 200 pages, includes index. Black/white photography. The story of 'Georges' the famous Melbourne Collins Street Store. This copy appears unused. Scans available. Bookseller Inventory # 011526