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An Aviary on the Plains by  Henry G LAMOND - First Edition - 1934 - from Michael Treloar Antiquarian Booksellers (SKU: 12352)

An Aviary on the Plains

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An Aviary on the Plains

by LAMOND, Henry G

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Very Good/Dust Jacket Included
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Sydney: Angus and Robertson, 1934. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included. Sydney, Angus and Robertson, 1934. Octavo, [viii], 228, [16] (advertisements) pages. Cloth bumped at the bottom corners and a little flecked (heavily along the top edges of the boards); thin strip torn from the head of the front flyleaf; a very good copy with the Dorothy Wall-designed dustwrapper a little rubbed, chipped, marked and sunned, with a little loss to the head of the spine. 'This book comprises forty-six sketches of bird life in western Queensland'; these include recipes for cooking Plain turkeys.

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Bookseller
Michael Treloar Antiquarian Booksellers AU (AU)
Bookseller Inventory #
12352
Title
An Aviary on the Plains
Author
LAMOND, Henry G
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Dust Jacket Included
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Angus and Robertson
Place of Publication
Sydney
Date published
1934

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About Michael Treloar Antiquarian Booksellers

The business was established in Adelaide in March 1976 and is a longstanding member of the Australian and New Zealand Association of Antiquarian Booksellers (ANZAAB) and the Australian Antique Dealers Association (AADA). A large out-of-print and antiquarian stock is maintained at our retail outlet in the centre of Adelaide; mail-order catalogues of our specializations are issued and a representative selection of our stock is online.

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edges
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sunned
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First Edition
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