Lightning Ridge: The Land Of Black Opals

By: Idriess, Ion L.

Price: NZ$36.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


No signatures. Large chips to ends of dust wrapper spine. 3" tear in front flap fold of dust wrapper. Several other 1/2" and smaller chips and tears to dust wrapper. Dust wrapper is not price-clipped. Dust wrapper protected in archival mylar cover. ; 1953 reprint of a title originally published in 1940. vii, [1], 224 pages + frontispiece + 17 illustrations on 7 plate leaves. Brown cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Page dimensions: 215 x 138mm. "In 'Lightning Ridge' Ion Idriess tells of his beginnings, of his childhood in Lismore and Tamworth and Broken Hill, of his apprenticeship in bushcraft, and of the growing love for the Australian outback which illumines all his work." - from dust-jacket blurb.

Title: Lightning Ridge: The Land Of Black Opals

Author Name: Idriess, Ion L.

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Sydney, Angus and Robertson: (1953)

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket

Seller ID: 18958