Ure Smith: Illustrated History of Australia
Ure Smith, Sydney, 1979. Second Impression. Binding: Hardcover. Book Condition: Good Condition. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1518 pages. Sun discolouration to spine of dust jacket. Dust jacket is in high quality plastic wraps (no tape). Very small closed tear to plastic wrap on spine. Book: Very slight cocking (considering the large width of book the binding is relatively straight). Light wear/markings to page edges. Bottom front cover edge and top front and back cover edge has slight wearing. Tiniest nip of biopredation on top edge of pages. Occasional biopredation mark throughout. Dampstain to middle of outside edge of last 12 pages. First published in 1974, this incredible tome is among the most exhaustive histories of settler, colonial and post-colonial Australia ever published. Pulling together maps, sketches, paintings, accounts and notes with intensively detailed historical accuracy, it brings the reader visually and mentally from the 1400s all the way to the twentieth century. No wonder it’s 1500 pages long. Good Plus Condition in Very Good Plus Dust Jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 5.19 kilos. ISBN: No ISBN. Inventory No: 0000167.
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