By: Bailey, John
Sydney, N.S.W., Australia, The Australasian Book Society: 1976
Edition: First Thus.
Inscription: Signed by Author
Seller ID: 010092
Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket
Condition: Very Good
203pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Plain green boards very lightly bumped on lower foredge corner. Author signature and stamped number '67' to half-title page, else leaves clean and unmarked. Art-illustrated (Gary Shead), loose-plastic protected dustjacket negligibly edge-creased and indented. " . . . a funny, frank, satirical, serious, highly topical novel of New Guinea. It is centred on an innocent young Australian schoolteacher who, in the remote hot village of Wendi, finds himself confronted by such appalling characters as Peanuts O'Neil, Mucker, Bendix van Kra... View More...