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(xvi), + 450pp., b/white photographic, halftone plate endpapers (different front and rear), frontispiece, and intext plates throughout, plus several line-drawn maps. Book clean and square. Spine firm, lightly bumped on head and heel. Bright gilt title over illustrated gloss boards. Textblock unmarked. No dustjacket (as issued). Originally published in 1920 by Gordon and Gotch (Aust.), and reprinted by various publishers subsequently, this 2001 edition offers a great insight into the pioneers who started the white history of the 'Land of the Lyre Bird'. Numerous contents include: Prelims., Preface, Early History, Old Pastoral Runs, Animals - Birds - Insects, Pack Tracks, Roads, Recollections, Early Coal, Dairying, Churches, much more. Index (General), Index (Surnames). Book weight approx. 1.32 KG. *Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.
Title: THE LAND OF THE LYRE BIRD: A Story of Early Settlement in the Great Forest of South Gippsland
Publisher: Korumburra, Victoria, Australia, The Korumburra and District Historical Society: 2001
ISBN Number: 0646354973
ISBN Number 13: 9780646354972
Book Condition: Very Good
Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾"
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 013306
Keywords: Local History, Australia, South Gippsland (Victoria), Recollections, Social History