BENEATH WHOSE HAND: The Autobiography of R.M. Williams

By: Williams, R.M., with Ruhen, Olaf

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202pp., map endpapers. Unpaginated, b/white halftone plate illustrated sections throughout. Book clean. Backstrip firm, but lightly bumped and canted. Plain brown boards undamaged. A remainder stripe on foot of textblock, else leaves unmarked. Colour, photographic-portrait illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly edgeworn, and bumped on heel of spine panel. Leaving home in South Australia in his teens, R.M. (Reginald Murray) Williams (born 25 May, 1908) became one of Australia's most iconic businessmen along the way, learning bush skills and equipment-making, and as a grazier, horseman, folk-hero, and raconteur - talents that would see him become a household name around the country . . . R.M. Williams died in 2001. Contents include: Prelims., 16 chapters, Index. Book weight approx. 655g.

Title: BENEATH WHOSE HAND: The Autobiography of R.M. Williams

Author Name: Williams, R.M., with Ruhen, Olaf

Categories: Biography & Autobiography, Australiana, Australian Biography,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: South Melbourne, VIC, Australia, Macmillan Australia: 1984

ISBN Number: 0333380878

ISBN Number 13: 9780333380871

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Good +

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 013233

Keywords: Biography, Australia, Bushmen, Leather Industry, Bushcraft, Businessmen, Williams, R.M. (Reginald Murray), 1908-2003, Ruhen, Olaf, 1911-1989