Hardcover, 4to, pp283 includes index, simulated leather boards, silk marker, fine in d/j. N° de réf. du libraire
Synopsis : This beautiful publication tells the story of the National Library of Australia's extraordinary collections, assembled over the last 100 years. Remarkable Occurrences features 270 superb illustrations, the majority in full colour, accompanying fascinating chapters about aspects of the Library's history and collections by leading Australian scholars and historians. The publication showcases material as diverse as paintings, maps, photographs, sculptures, manuscripts (including Captain Cook's Endeavour Journal), oral histories, music scores and early Australian films.
Explore in this century volume, the stories, challenges and ongoing adventures contributing to the creation of Australia's premier national cultural institution. This is an indispensable book for lovers of Australian culture, art and history.
Titre : Remarkable Occurrences The National Library ...
Éditeur : Canberra, National Library of Australia, 2001
Description du livre Canberra, National Library of Australia, 2001. Hardcover. État : Fine. Etat de la jaquette : Fine. 1st Edition. [xiv], 283p. Original maroon boards, gilt lettering to spine, black and white and coloured illustrations. A first printing with both the book and dustwrapper in superb order. N° de réf. du libraire N76/02
Description du livre National Library of Australia, Canberra, 2001. Hardcover. État : Very Good. Etat de la jaquette : Very Good. Various (illustrateur). First Edition. 283 pages, text illustrated with colour, and monotone photographs and reproductions. Indexed. Illustrated dust jacket. The only fault worth noting is the gift inscription on the half title page (unless your name is Greg and you have a friend called Douglas). . Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Various. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Genealogy & Local History; ISBN: 0642107300. ISBN/EAN: 9780642107305. Inventory No: 0208971. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. N° de réf. du libraire 0208971