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WANNA; (A small Tasmanian Aborigine who made friends with Captain Cook at Adventure Bay.) by J.A Fletcher - Signed First Edition - 1938 - from Rare Illustrated Books (SKU: 1484)

WANNA; (A small Tasmanian Aborigine who made friends with Captain Cook at Adventure Bay.)

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WANNA; (A small Tasmanian Aborigine who made friends with Captain Cook at Adventure Bay.)

by J.A Fletcher

  • Used
  • near fine
  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
Near fine
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About This Item

Melbourne and Sydney: WHITCOMBE & TOMBES, 1938. First Edition. Near fine. Author's presentation copy: 'To Mr. and Mrs H. Pearce with compliments from J.A Fletcher. 21/6/39'. With the book plate of Harold Pearce. Whitcombe's Story Books No. 448. Includes an index to the vocabulary of Aboriginal words in the story. Oblong octavo, coloured pictorial staple-bound paper boards, 7 black & white line drawings in text, 70pp. + 3pp. advertisements, a near fine copy.

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Bookseller
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Bookseller Inventory #
1484
Title
WANNA; (A small Tasmanian Aborigine who made friends with Captain Cook at Adventure Bay.)
Author
J.A Fletcher
Book condition
Used - Near fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
WHITCOMBE & TOMBES
Place of Publication
Melbourne and Sydney
Date published
1938
Keywords
Captain Cook Exploration Adventure Bay Bruny Island Tasmania Aboriginal language Indigenous vocabulary
Bookseller catalogs
Childrens & Juvenile Literature; Aboriginal Australia;

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