A PICTORIAL HISTORY OF THE SHIRE OF BALLAN

By: Book Committee: Ballan Shire Historical Society

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viii, + 192pp., oblong (landscape) format hardcover. Intext, b/white illustrations throughout: photographic halftone plates (archival and private sources), facsimiles, and line-drawn maps. Double-column text. Book clean. Spine mildly bumped and canted, faint stain to head. Colour-art illustrated gloss boards lightly bumped, with a hint of colour-fade on spine. Illustrated endpapers (township map at front, and aerial township photograph on rear endpaper). Textblock edges minimally flecked only. Lots of photographic illustrations make this pictorial history of the central Victorian shire of Ballan a most interesting history . . . Contents include: Prelims., Foreword, Preface, Acks., Boundary View, Introduction, Origin of Shire Place Names, various chapters (1838-1988), Shire Presidents, Demography, Toward 2000, Map, Index, more. Book weight approx. 900g. *Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote.

Title: A PICTORIAL HISTORY OF THE SHIRE OF BALLAN

Author Name: Book Committee: Ballan Shire Historical Society

Categories: History - Local, Australiana, Australian Local History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Ballan, Victoria, Australia, Ballan Shire Historical Society: 1989

ISBN Number: 0731654153

ISBN Number 13: 9780731654154

Binding: Hardcover (Oblong)

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾"

Seller ID: 013357

Keywords: Local History, Australia, Ballan (Victoria), Pictorial History (Shire of ballan)