TASMANIAN ADVENTURE

By: Shepherd, Catherine

Price: $14.25

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


156pp., b/white sketch-art frontispiece, and intext like-illustrations throughout, all by Grace Huxtable. Book clean and square. Spine firm, bright gilt title there-on. An award presentation sticker affixed to ffep., an original sellers sticker and tape stain on front pastedown, like stain on rear pastedown, otherwise leaves clean. Art-illustrated (Grace Huxtable), loose plastic protected dustjacket edgeworn, price-clipped, sunned on spine, tape-stain on margin of flaps. Juvenile fiction set in early colonial Tasmania, Australia. In September, 1825, David Crome, English farm-born, but late London city worker, arrived with Margaret, his wife, and three children, in this wild, largely unexplored land, home to few, including convicts . . . Can the new settlers survive in this new, harsh, dangerous and unpredictable land . . . ? Told over 25 chapters. Book weight approx. 320g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.

Title: TASMANIAN ADVENTURE

Author Name: Shepherd, Catherine

Categories: Fiction-First Editions, Juvenile Fiction,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, J.M. Dent: 1964

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

Seller ID: 006392

Keywords: NOISBN, JUVENILE FICTION, AUSTRALIA, SHEPHERD, CATHERINE