BIRDIES AND BILLABONGS : A History of the Kew Golf Club 1894-1994

By: Johnson, Joseph

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Book Condition: Very Good


x, + 206pp., facsimile 'Survey of Allotments-Parish of Boroondara, County of Bourke, Robert Hoddle, Surveyor, April 1844', illustrated endpapers. Intext colour plates, translucent fold-out overlay, plus b/white halftone plates throughout. Oblong format. Bright gilt title over mildly bumped and cocked spine. Plain blue boards very good. Leaves clean. Pictorially-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket lightly edgeworn only. "The Kew Golf Club, Melbourne's third oldest, was formed in 1894 at the instigation of two prominent local citizens, James Anderson and Fred Fitts . . . author Joseph Johnson tells of triumph over difficulties, and relates many illuminating and amusing stories from the social and sporting life of the men and women of the Kew Golf Club over its 100 year history . . . " Contents include: Foreword, 12 chapters, Appendix A-D, Index. Book weight approx. 1.24 KG. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote. Size: 8vo [Oblong/Landscape format)

Title: BIRDIES AND BILLABONGS : A History of the Kew Golf Club 1894-1994

Author Name: Johnson, Joseph

Categories: Australian Local History, Sport - Australia, Sport - Club Histories,

Edition: First Edition.

Publisher: East Kew, Victoria, Australia, The Kew Golf Club: 1994

ISBN Number: 0646181726

ISBN Number 13: 9780646181721

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 008441

Keywords: LOCAL HISTORY, AUSTRALIA, GOLF CLUB KEW (VICTORIA), JOHNSON, JOSEPH