Sydney: The Shepherd Press, 1947. Norman Lindsay. First book edition. Hardcover. 66pp. Octavo [24 cm] Illustrated paper covered boards. The book is rubbed at the extremities, and the underlying boards are occasionally exposed along the edges. The backstrip is coming away from the spine, and there are small losses from the paper at the ends of the spine. With a bookseller's ticket on the front pastedown, and a contemporary gift inscription on the front endsheet. The dust jacket is tattered and heavily torn. The front inside flap is completely detached, but present. / poor. Item #47279
Illustrated by the Australian artist, Norman Lindsay, who left a vast collection of paintings, etchings, drawings, sculptures, models and history completed over his ninety years. His works are increasingly collectable and demand continues to grow many years since his passing.