1965. First Edition.
Published by Cassell, Melbourne.
Dust jacket is present. In Good condition. Chips. Marks. Price is not clipped.
Cover is hard bound in an illustrative design. In Good condition. Marks. Shelf and edge wear.
End papers are intact. Maps. Bookseller’s label on the front pastedown. Marked.
Preliminaries - contents, list of illustrations, forward.
Main text body - 212 pages. In Very Good condition. Black and white illustration throughout.
Edges are even. Tanned.
Spine is tight with no gutter damage. White lettering. Ends bumped.
Page structure is sound with no missing pages.
Bill Beatty is already well-known for his skill in bringing to life the many and often little known aspects of Australia and the Australian people—both as they were and as they are now.