By: Chauncy, Nan

Price: $15.20

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good

(v) + 161pp. Story-setting frontispiece map, plus chapter-header and intext b/white sketch illustrations throughout, all by Annette Macarthur-Onslow. Book clean and square. Gilt title over lightly bumped spine. Plain yellow chartreuse original cloth boards mildly soiled on rear board, else undamaged. Textblock unmarked. Colour-art illustrated (Annette Macarthur-Onslow), loose-plastic protected dustjacket slightly edgeworn only. 'The Roaring 40' is a juvenile adventure story set in the wilds of the remote south-west of Tasmania, by highly-awarded children's author Nan Chauncy (b.1900-d.1970). Contents include: Prelims. Author's Note. 21 chapters. Book weight approx. 350g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post as a small parcel.


Author Name: Chauncy, Nan

Categories: Fiction-First Editions, Juvenile Fiction, Vintage and Antiquarian Books,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1963

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - (approx. 22cm x 14.5cm)

Seller ID: 013777

Keywords: Juvenile Fiction, Tasmania (Australia), Adventure Fiction, Chauncy, Nan (1900-1970)