First edition hard back binding in publisher's original cinnamon paper covers, gilt title and author lettering to the spine, bark motifs to the terracotta end papers. 8vo. 9'' x 6''. Contains 242 printed pages of text with monochrome illustrations and photographs throughout. Tan age spots to the page edges. Very Good condition book in Very Good condition photographic dust wrapper with small 20 mm v-shaped piece of paper missing to the front upper gutter, not price clipped. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection, this preserves and prolongs the life of the paper, it is not adhered to the book or to the dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A. AUSTRALIA (Terra Australis). Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Gone Bush
Publisher: Published by F. P. Leonard, 156 Castlereagh Street, Sydney, Australia First Edition October . Australia 1967.
Publication Date: 1967
Book Description F P Leonard, Sydney, October 1967., 1967. Hard cover dust wrapper, 242pp, b&w plates. Dust wrapper is chipped and worn at edges with a 1cm tear at top of rear spine fold tears. Spine cocked. Board edges a bit bumped. Page edges browned. Else good. Sister Kettle, a nurse with the Commonwealth Department of Health, describes her experiences working with the Aborigines of the Northern Territory. Seller Inventory # 142471