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The Story of John Fairfax. Commemorating the Centenary of the Fairfax Proprietary of the Sydney Morning Herald, 1841-1941

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The Story of John Fairfax. Commemorating the Centenary of the Fairfax Proprietary of the Sydney Morning Herald, 1841-1941

by FAIRFAX, J.F

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  • very good
  • hardcover
  • First
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Very Good/Dust Jacket Included
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Sydney: John Fairfax and Sons, 1941. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included. Sydney, John Fairfax and Sons, 1941. Quarto, [viii], xx, 169 pages with 13 illustrations (by Adrian Feint) plus 2 plates and a colour frontispiece. Quarter calf and papered boards; edges slightly foxed; an excellent copy with the dustwrapper sunned, creased, marked, torn and nibbled with a little loss (chiefly about the spine).

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Bookseller
Michael Treloar Antiquarian Booksellers AU (AU)
Bookseller Inventory #
94424
Title
The Story of John Fairfax. Commemorating the Centenary of the Fairfax Proprietary of the Sydney Morning Herald, 1841-1941
Author
FAIRFAX, J.F
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Dust Jacket Included
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
John Fairfax and Sons
Place of Publication
Sydney
Date published
1941

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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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First Edition
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sunned
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calf
Calf or calf hide is a common form of leather binding.  Calf binding is naturally a light brown but there are ways to treat...[more]
jacket
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edges
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dustwrapper
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