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Old Melbourne Hotels Sketchbook by  John Mayston Bechervaise - First Edition - 1973 - from Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047 (SKU: 0254714)

Old Melbourne Hotels Sketchbook

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Old Melbourne Hotels Sketchbook

by Bechervaise, John Mayston

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Very Good Condition/Very Good
ISBN 10
0851796664
ISBN 13
9780851796666
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Rigby, Adelaide, 1973. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Bill Beasley. 200 g; 64 pp., last blank. Illustrated endpapers with a map and small vignettes. The text is decorated with 30 black and white drawings of Bill Beasley. Orange coloured spine with orange and white novel boards with white writing on the spine. Very minor rubbing to the book corners and to the head of the dustwrapper which has a short tear. Faint dust marks to the top paper edge. Illustrated dust wrapper, again by Bill Beasley, with orange background and white writing on the front panel and spine. The author, John Bechervaise, has said "Australian pubs were always distinctive". In this book he and his Illustrator, Bill Beasley, prove just this point. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Bill Beasley. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Architecture; Local History -- Victoria; ISBN: 0851796664. ISBN/EAN: 9780851796666. Inventory No: 0254714. . 9780851796666

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Bookseller
Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047 AU (AU)
Bookseller's Inventory #
0254714
Title
Old Melbourne Hotels Sketchbook
Author
Bechervaise, John Mayston
Illustrator
Bill Beasley
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good Condition
Jacket condition
Very Good
Quantity-available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0851796664
ISBN 13
9780851796666
Publisher
Rigby
Place of Publication
Adelaide
Date Published
1973
Keywords
BZDB2 Melbourne Hotels -- History and Architecture, Sketchbook Series, Bill Beasley -- Artist, Victorians History Melbourne History; Architecture; Local History -- Victoria; Old Melbourne Hotels Sketchbook
Bookseller catalogs
Architecture;

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047

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About Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047

General secondhand dealers, with 3 cats.We have two shops, 227 Glenferrie Rd Malvern 3144, Victoria 03 9530 2222 ( open 7 days Midday 'til 5.30 PM)And the other at 666 Glen Huntly Road Caulfield South 03 9523 666 open 11:00 am - 5.00 pm-ish the other 6 days. We seem to specialize in non mainstream stuff but read and stock Science-fiction, fantasy, detective fiction, history, biography and true crime, war, natural history. cooking, children's books and try to avoid current text books.We probably have the largest collection of Science Fiction, Penguins and general crime in Victoria in an open shop ( David has 8 bookcases 900mm x 2200mm of sf and f) ( Penny has 8 bookcases 1200mm x 2400 of sf and f )On shelf each shop has 30,000 plus books and we list over 30000 books online

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