CAMEL TRAIN & AEROPLANE: The Story of Skipper Partridge

By: Grant, Arch

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Book Condition: Very Good


400pp., unpaginated b/white halftone plates throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm, a minor speck and bumps head and heel there-on. Plain green boards undamaged. Textblock flecked on edges, else leaves clean. Colour-art illustrated (Douglas Luck), loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly edgeworn only. This book tells the story of Kingsley 'Skipper' Partridge (1892-1976), a contemporary and colleague of John Flynn (Partridge interred Flynn's ashes in 1951), and his long-term involvement with the Christian organisation, the Australian Inland Mission (A.I.M.). Contents include: Prelims., Foreword, Acks., Prologue. Book 1/ 1892-1930. 2/ 1930-1939. 3/ 1940-1976. Sources/Notes. Index. Book weight approx. 610g.

Title: CAMEL TRAIN & AEROPLANE: The Story of Skipper Partridge

Author Name: Grant, Arch

Categories: Australian Biography, Biography & Autobiography,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Adelaide, South Australia, Rigby Publishers: 1981

ISBN Number: 0727015168

ISBN Number 13: 9780727015167

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 013447

Keywords: Biography, Australia, Missionaries, Presbyterian Church, Australian Inland Mission, Partridge, Kingsley 'Skipper', (1892-1976), Grant, Arch