THE LAND OF THE LYRE BIRD: A Story of Early Settlement in the Great Forest of South Gippsland

By: Contributors

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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

Author Name: Contributors

Categories: History - Local, Australian Local History,

Edition: Reprint

Publisher: Korumburra, Victoria, Australia, The Korumburra and District Historical Society: 2001

ISBN Number: 0646354973

ISBN Number 13: 9780646354972

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾"

Seller ID: 013306

Keywords: Local History, Australia, South Gippsland (Victoria), Recollections, Social History