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The Convict Artists

by Hackforth-Jones, Jocelyn

Condition: Good /No Wrapper

Melbourne: The Macmillan Company of Australia. Hardcover. 96pp. 1978 reprint. A good plus, tight, clean copy. No wrapper. No inscriptions. A notable bump to the leading edge of the front board and a much lesser one to the rear board with an associated very blunt scratch to the fore-edge. Some fading to the spine (white title remains very clear to read) and also a strip of fading by the spine to each board. A slight split to the front inner hinge. A very good working/reading/reference copy - the text block remains clean and tight. . Good. 1978. Reprint.


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