A Journey with Colour (4 Volumes)
First Edition. Inscribed by Author
30cm x 21.5cm. 368, 368, 368, 368 pages, 4 volumes, colour illustrations. Illustrated glossy papered boards.
The complete set of A Journey with Colour, the 4 volume history of opals in Australia. Full list of titles: Volume 1. A History of Queensland Opal, 1869-1979 (1998); Volume Two Part A. A History of White Cliffs Opal, 1889-1999 (2002); Volume Two Part B. A History of Lightning Ridge Opal, 1873-2003 (2004); Volume Three. A History of South Australian Opal, 1840-2005 (2006). All volumes inscribed on mounted plates to Ian Simmonds, a late opal miner of Duck Creek western Queensland who assisted Cram in the research of volume one.
Volume 1 is in Very Good Condition with the spine head and tail lightly pushed and moderate foxing to the first and last page. Remaining 3 volumes are in Fine to Near Fine Condition with only very minor general wear. Near Fine Condition.
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