Le Cheminant, Marion NYERIMILANG and Its Neighbourhood
Bairnsdale, Victoria, Australia The Author (Marion Le Cheminant) 1985 0958971706 / 9780958971706 First Edition Softcover Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
(x), + 88pp., naive, line-drawn are map endpapers. B/white halftone plates (archival and private sources) throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Colour-art (Val Urquhart) illustrated stiff card wrapper bumped and creased on foredge corners, else very good. Textblock unmarked. Prior to its purchase by the Victorian State Government in 1976, the Nyerimilang homestead and property on the Gippsland Lakes shore was a private place known to very few. The author spent her first twelve years in the close vicinity, and in adulthood was inspired to write this interesting history of 'a special place'. Contents include: Prelims., Foreword, Preface, Acks., Nyerimilang - 'The Past'. The Neighbourhood. Nyerimilang - Toward the Future, Appendices, Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 370g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.