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LAND OF FORTUNE - A Study of the New Australian

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LAND OF FORTUNE - A Study of the New Australian

by AITKEN, Jonathan

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London, Secker & Warburg first edition - hard cover in dust jacket The author brilliantly captures the mood of the 'lucky country', as it has been called, and at the same time buries forever the traditional concepts of Australia as the land 'down under', a British satellite populated by sheep-shearers and kangaroos. 223 x 143mm., pp. viii, 267, map endpapers. Hard cover in dust jacket. Contents - p.o name ffep. (neat one line), contents near fine, d.j. very slight rubbing - no tears or chips. NEAR FINE/NEAR FINE

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EUREKA AUSTRALIANA BOOKS AU (AU)
Bookseller Inventory #
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Title
LAND OF FORTUNE - A Study of the New Australian
Author
AITKEN, Jonathan
Book condition
Used
Edition
first edition - hard cover in dust jacket
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
London, Secker & Warburg
Date published
1971

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rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
ffep
A common abbreviation for Front Free EndPaper. Generally, it is the first page of a book and is part of a single sheet that...[more]
jacket
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First Edition
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