The Golden Quest - The Roaring Days of West Australian Gold Rushes and Life in the Pearling Industry

By: Bligh, Arthur C. V.

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Book Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


Dust-jacket with some 1" and shorter tears to margins, 3/8" chips at corners.Dust-jacket protected in archival mylar cover. ; No date [c1950]. Date of 1938 on copyright page is merely part of the publisher's name "Publicity Press (1938) Pty. Ltd." [x], 235 pages. Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering on front board. Page dimensions: 212 x 134mm. Maps on endpapers, West Pilbarra & Pilbarra Goldfields. "The late Arthur C. V. Bligh is one of the few early pioneers to keep records of his interesting life, and 'The Golden Quest' tells in his own words, of such things as the search for gold and the hazards of pearling, besides giving a vivid general picture of life in the early days of the unexplored North." With a short Foreword by L. J. Stumm. [Bibliographical Reference: ANB 05531 - [1950?]"]

Title: The Golden Quest - The Roaring Days of West Australian Gold Rushes and Life in the Pearling Industry

Author Name: Bligh, Arthur C. V.

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Sydney, Publicity Press: (1938)

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket

Seller ID: 19095

Keywords: Australia