The Great Trek

By: Idriess, Ion L.

Price: NZ$112.50

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good- in Good dust jacket


No signatures. Heavy foxing to page edges. Some slanting to spine. Tears and chips at head and tail of dust-jacket spine. Dust-jacket protected in archival mylar cover.; Second edition. viii, 231, [1] pages + frontispiece. Red cloth boards with black lettering on spine and front board. Black rule on spine, black border on front board. Page dimensions: 182 x 121mm. "This is the story of one of the most remarkable expeditions in Australian exploration. Led by two lads (sons of John Jardine, Police Magistrate of Rockhampton), the expedition, in the late sixties of the last [i.e. 19th] century, set out from Rockhampton to reach Somerset at the top of Cape York Peninsula. The expedition consisted of six whites, four black stock-boys, forty-two horses and a mob of cattle." - from dust-jacket blurb.

Title: The Great Trek

Author Name: Idriess, Ion L.

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Sydney, Angus and Robertson: 1941

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good- in Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 20455