Title THE STOP-OVER THAT STAYED. A History of Essendon.
Binding Hardcover and Dustjacket
Book Condition Very Good +
Jacket Condition Very Good
Edition First Edition
Size 8vo [Oblong/Landscape format)
Publisher Moonee Ponds, Victoria, Australia City of Essendon
0959516603 / 9780959516609
Seller ID 012986
No publication date (SLV suggests 1979). x, + 150pp., intext colour and b/white halftone plate illustrations throughout (archival and private sources). Landscape (oblong) format. Book clean. Spine firm, lightly bumped and slightly canted. City Coat of Arms printed over undamaged plain red boards. Textblock unmarked. Art-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly edgeworn and nominally faded on spine. " . . . the first published history of Essendon. It traces Essendon's beginnings, early settlement and development . . . illuminated by many fascinating illustrations." Contents include: Prelims., Foreword, Introduction, 19 chapters, Index. Book weight approx. 730g.
Local History, Australia, Victoria, Essendon, Social History, Aldous, Grant