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The Tin Scratchers

By Idriess, Ion L




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The Tin Scratchers

IDRIESS, Ion L

Angus & Robertson. Used - Good. Ships from the UK. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Your purchase also supports literacy charities.

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$194.98

The Tin Scratchers

IDRIESS, Ion L.

Australia: Angus & Robertson, 1959. 260pp, frontis, b&w plates. Wrapper protected. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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$120.14

The Tin Scratchers

Idriess, Ion L

Angus and Robertson. Very Good. 1959. Hardcover. First edition, xii + 260pp illustrated with plates, maps on endpapers, bound in tan cloth no d/w. Scarce book about tin mining in Queensland; Large octavo .

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$84.79

The Tin Scratchers

IDRIESS, .L ION

Angus & Robertson. first edition, brown cloth boards, silver lettering to spine, illus eps, xii+260pp, illus, (VG+) light tanning to pages with slight wear to extermities, d/w (VG) bruising to top of d/w

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$74.50

THE TIN SCRATCHERS

IDRIESS, ION L

Angus and Robertson, Sydney, 1959. 260 pp, map on end-papers, b&w photographic plates, prize label on reverse of frontispiece, top corner of prelims damp stained, clean tear to d/j, else very good copy in like, illustrated d/j.. First edition.

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$49.04

THE TIN SCRATCHERS

Idriess, Ion L

London: Angus & Roberston, 1960. 31 b/w illustrations. 260 pp. Previous owner`s name on half-title. White endpapers with maps. Blue cloth with gilt titles. Illustrated DJ with black titles. Faded spine, light wear along the edges. Near Fine/Near Fine.

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$40.25

The Tin Scratchers.

Idriess, Ion L

Sydney: Angus & Robertson, 1959. xii, 260pp, bw ills, endpaper maps. Or brown cloth in jacket. Approx 6cm at top of jacket spine torn off (most of title), rear flap fold torn along fold, several chips and tears, some fading to spine. Fore-edge toned, stain on fore-edge not extending to page margins. True first with silver compass to front board. A glimpse into the mineral rich tip of Cape York Peninsula where Idriess went to live and work among the pioneers of the tin fields.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Fair. 8vo.

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$40.87

The Tin Scratchers

IDRIESS Ion L

Sydney: Angus & Robertson, 1959 first edition, small pen name to fep, map end papers, light age toning to some page edges particularly the plates, xii 260pp clipped dust jacket some edge chipping especially to corners, sunned spine, 'tin-scratching' in the Cape York Peninsula made "Cyclone Jack" (Idriess) wealth enough to give up work and travel Australia writing about his experiences. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

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$33.53

The Tin Scratchers

Idriess, Ion L.

Sydney: Angus and Robertson. Poor in Poor dust jacket. (1959). First Edition. Hardcover. Ex-library. Library stamps and markings. Hinges broken. Binding loose, with text block becoming detached. Corner clipped from front free endpaper, half-title page and frontispiece. Dustjacket in plastic jacket with adhesive edges. A rough reading or working copy. All plates present.; xii, 260 pages + frontispiece + plates. Brown papered boards. Page Dimensions: 216mm x 139mm. "Here is a fascinating glimpse into the 'land of gold' - an intriguing area of Cape York Peninsula, that vast mineral-rich tip of North Queensland, where, almost half a century ago, Ion Idriess went into the jungle to live and work with the hard-bitten pioneers of the tin fields." - from dustjacket blurb .

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$26.00

The tin scratchers

Idriess, Ion L

Angus & Robertson. Used - Good. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Your purchase also supports literacy charities.

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$25.48

The Tin Scratchers

IDRIESS Ion L

Sydney: Angus & Robertson, 1959 first edition, small pen name to fep, map end papers, slight bump to lower edge of rear board, xii 260pp clipped dust jacket with some edge chipping especially to corners, sunned spine, 'tin-scratching' in the Cape York Peninsula made "Cyclone Jack" (Idriess) wealth enough to give up work and travel Australia writing about his experiences. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

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$18.63