Gerarby; Trooper,: Australian Light Horse Ballads and Rhymes
Book Number: 0100303
H. H. Champion, Melbourne, 1919. Hardcover. Poor Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. 95 pp. Beige coloured boards with 1/4 buff coloured spine with black titles on the front cover and on the spine. The covers are faded and rubbed (commensurate with age of book ), and the corners are also slightly rubbed. The major fault of the book is to the spine, there has been insect activity to the top half of spine where the underlying board is visible. There are splits to both spine gutters, the front spine gutter split extends 2.5" and back spine gutter split extends 3". Overall the spine is faded, rubbed & nibbled by insects. The back panel has some stains to the top edge. The endpapers are brown and in the front end paper there are some black marks. The pages internally are starting to brown as well. Small book of poems that were written during the Great War of 1914 -- 1918 by somebody who was there. Size: 12mo (standard paperback). Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Poetry ; Military History -- World War I; Inventory No: 0100303.