1990. First Edition. Signed by the Author on the title page.
Published by Hyland House Publishing, Melbourne.
Cover is hard bound with violet cloth, Gilt Lettering.Some slight Bumps and Edge-wear. Good Condition.
Dust jacket is present in Very Good condition. Spine tanned.
End papers are intact. Illustrated inside front and back covers with reproduction of Retirement Certificate.
Preliminaries - List of Contents, List of Illustrations, Acknowledgements, Author's Note, Introduction.
Main Text Body - 184 pages. In Good condition.Illustrated throughout with photographs.
Back Matter - Postscript, Notes, Appendices, Bibliography and Index.
Edges are even and unworn.
Spine is tight with no gutter damage. Gilt Lettering.
Page Structure is sound with no missing page.
Biography of Albert Edward Hocking by his daughter-in-law. Mayor of Camberwell, Melbourne, in the 1920s and controversial Country Party member of the Victorian Parliament in the thirties, Hocking was also a central figure in the development of the State Bank.