THE RIVER TRADE: Wool and Steamers

By: Painter, Gwenda

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viii, + 104pp. Oblong/landscape format. Intext, b/white halftone plate illustrations throughout (mostly archival sources). Book clean. Spine firm and square. Monochrome illustrated (photographic front, and river maps line drawings rear and inners) card wrapper nominally bumped only. Double-column text, leaves clean and unmarked. This book is an interesting history of the river boats - the wool steamers that plied their trade on the Australian inland river systems of New South Wales, Victoria and South Australia . . . Contents include: Prelims., Acks., The Godson Collection. List of Illustrations. 14 chapters. References. Notes. Ref. Sources. Index. Book weight approx. 240g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.

Title: THE RIVER TRADE: Wool and Steamers

Author Name: Painter, Gwenda

Categories: Australiana, Australian Local History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Wahroonga, New South Wales, and Swan Hill, Victori, Turton & Armstrong, with the Pioneer Settlement Press: 1979

ISBN Number: 0908031092

ISBN Number 13: 9780908031092

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good +

Size: 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" Tall (Oblong/Landsc

Seller ID: 013377

Keywords: Local History, Australia, River Boats (History), River Trade (History), River Steamers (Australia), Wool Trade, Rivermen, Painter, Gwenda