A VIEW FROM THE TOWER: Kilbreda 1904-2004 (Signed Copy)

By: Underwood, Margaret

Price: $47.50

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Book Condition: Very Good +


vii, + 307pp. Illustrated throughout: b/white halftone plates (archival and private sources), line-drawn plans, and facsimiles. Book clean and square. Spine firm, lightly bumped on heel. Bright gilt titles. Boards undamaged. Signed by author on colophon page, else textblock unmarked. Colour-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket lightly edgeworn only. 'A View from the Tower' is a poignant story of human endeavour in the growth and development of Kilbreda College (Mentone, Victoria) over the past one hundred years (read 1904-2004). The author, Margaret Underwood, was a student at the school in the 1950's, and, after an extensive teaching career elsewhere, returned to Kilbreda as a teacher of English, History and Religious Education from 1979 until 1996 . . . Contents include: Prelims., Introduction. Acks. 1904-1928. 1929-1949. 1950-1965. 1966-1984. 1985-2004. Endnotes. Appendices (A: Students 1904-2004). (B: Staff 1904-2004). Bibliography. Index of Names. Book weight approx. 1.6 KG. *Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.

Title: A VIEW FROM THE TOWER: Kilbreda 1904-2004 (Signed Copy)

Author Name: Underwood, Margaret

Categories: Australian Local History, Education/Reference, Signed Books, Australian History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Mentone, Victoria, Australia, Kilbreda College: 2004

ISBN Number: 0646433040

ISBN Number 13: 9780646433042

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Very Good +

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Inscription: Signed by Author

Size: 4to - (approx. 30.5cm x 21.5cm)

Seller ID: 013865

Keywords: Local History, Australia, Colleges (Victoria), Kilbreda College (Mentone, Victoria), History, Church Colleges, Signed Copy, Underwood, Margaret, 1942-