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CATTLEMEN AND HUTS OF THE HIGH PLAINS, Stephenson, Harry

Author Name    Stephenson, Harry

Title   CATTLEMEN AND HUTS OF THE HIGH PLAINS

Binding   Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition   Very Good

Jacket Condition   Very Good

Edition   First Edition

Size   4to - over 9" - 12" Tall (Oblong)

Publisher   Armadale, Victoria, Australia H.H. Stephenson/Graphic Books 1980

ISBN Number    0949847003 / 9780949847003

Seller ID   012955

xx, + 350pp., map-printed endpapers. Double-page spread photographic, colour plate, plus numerous intext b/white halftone plates, line-drawn maps, and facsimiles throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm, lightly bumped on head and heel. Plain brown boards minimally shelfworn only. Textblock unmarked. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket slightly edgeworn and colour-faded on spine, plus unobtrusive title offsetting on plain verso. From the jacket flap: " . . . records the early development of Victoria's alpine regions by the pioneer cattlemen. They came from the Monaro in the 1830s to reach the 'Plains of Omeo', others advanced up the Murray and its tributaries to discover the Bogong pastures in the 1860s. The cattlemen, the snow-plain pastures, the mountain scene and the bush huts are described and illustrated in this volume, compiled by a mountain lover, bushwalker, conservationist whose interest in the 'high places' has taken him to the remotest corners of the regions he describes . . . " Includes Index. Book weight approx. 1 KG. *Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote.

Local History, Australia, Cattle, Victoria, High Country, Mountain Huts, High Country Cattle Grazing, Alpine Grazing, Stephenson, Harry

Price = 23.50 AUD



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