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Ashes of Destiny: An Autobiography and Semi-Fiction Travel Story of a Migrant Family. by Arthur Robson - Signed First Edition - 1979 - from greaves-leaves and Biblio.co.uk

Ashes of Destiny: An Autobiography and Semi-Fiction Travel Story of a Migrant Family.: Signed Copy

by Arthur Robson

Condition: Very Good/very good


Australia: 1979. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. RARE SIGNED COPY Brian K. Donovan -- Artwork (illustrator). First Edition. SIGNED By the Author on Front End Page. 350 g; 198 pages, original illustrated dust jacket. An autobiography and semi-fiction travel story of a migrant family. Some of the names have been slightly altered, to avoid embarrassment. Inscribed by the author on the front end papers. Born in the coastal mining area of County Durham, England, in 1910, Arthur Robson became a coal miner, then a merchant seaman, and an aircraft engineer. He migrated to New Zealand, became a sales representative, increased the size of his family; and finally introduced the paint roller and captured the New Zealand market with it. All followed by tragedy and trips. Signed 1st hb . With Wrapper. No other inscriptions. VG

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  • Bookseller: greaves-leaves GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 792
  • Title: Ashes of Destiny: An Autobiography and Semi-Fiction Travel Story of a Migrant Family.
  • Author: Arthur Robson
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: very good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0909470227
  • ISBN 13: 9780909470227
  • Publisher: Neptune Press, Newtown, Victoria
  • Place: Australia
  • Date published: 1979
  • Keywords: Biography, Memoir, Arthur Robson, Signed, Australia, First, Hardback.
  • Bookseller catalogs: Signed;


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