GOLD AND PAPER: A History of the National Bank of Australasia Limited

By: Blainey, Geoffrey

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(xvi), + 430pp., line-drawn map front endpaper. Colour plates and numerous b/white halftone plates throughout (all called-for plates extant). Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over firm spine, faded on head of same, plus similar on plain green, original cloth boards. A bank presentation label affixed to half-title page, else textblock unmarked. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly nipped and edgeworn, with several light indentations. " . . . is a vivid story of the rise of a great Australian bank. Born in the turbulent gold rushes of the 1850s, the bank survives to this day as the National Australia Bank (NAB) . . . " Contents include: Prelims., 24 chapters. Appendices. Bibliography. Index. Book weight approx. 1.05 KG. *Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Title: GOLD AND PAPER: A History of the National Bank of Australasia Limited

Author Name: Blainey, Geoffrey

Categories: Economics/Finance/Investment, Australian History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Melbourne, VIC, Australia, Georgian House: 1958

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Good+

Jacket Condition: Good+

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 013296

Keywords: Local History, Australia, Banking History, Banks (Australia), National Bank of Australasia (History), Baliney, Geoffrey (1930- )