Hawkins, Richard,: Creeks and Harbours of Western Port, with a Section on Common Birds of Western Port by Val Curtis
Book Number: 0276140
Self Published, Melbourne, 1983. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Sue Evans -- Illustrations, Maps by Richard Hawkins, Front Cover Art -- Joan Ingpen Boguda. Reprint. 380 g.; V, 79 pages, last eight pages either navigational aids or blank pages for notes and/or boat reference guide, foreword by Dacry Smyth, Patron, Western Port Safety Council, preface by author, acknowledgements, references and about the author. Map illustrated endpapers, showing a grid map of Western Port Bay. The text is illustrated with numerous maps and the occasional drawing. Colour illustrated covers (wraparound) by Joan Ingpen Boguda, with black titles to the front panel and backstrip. A book describing the creeks, channels and harbours of Western Port Bay, Victoria, Australia. Also is a small list of the more common birds of the area. signed by the author on the title page. The original bookseller's name sticker at the bottom right of the title page. Rubbing to the book corners, backstrip edges and to the book edges. Yellowing of the white of the background and handling marks to the book covers. Handling marks to the endpapers and light age toning of the internal text. Previous owner's name to the top edge of the inside of the front cover. Second impression of the First Edition. Size: Oblong 8vo - 7¾" - 9¾" tall but wider. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Sue Evans -- Illustrations, Maps by Richard Hawkins, Front Cover Art -- Joan Ingpen Boguda. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Genealogy & Local History; Maritime ; Natural History -- Ornithology ; Local History -- Victoria; ISBN: 0959257802. ISBN/EAN: 9780959257809. Inventory No: 0276140.