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Author: IDRIESS, ION.
Title: Forty Fathoms Deep: Pearl Divers and Sea Rovers in Australian Seas.
Description: Sydney Angus & Robertson, 1947. 14th ed. Hardback octavo, no jacket (missing), good condition, board cover (little marked & scuffed), grey cloth spine, black & white photos, map front endpaper, dual binding (has superior binding along spine), spine little slack, pages lightly toned, edges toned & lightly foxed, owner's written name. 343 pp. A classic tale of Western Australia - the story and romance of the pearling industry in the northwestern town of Broome, and which had a strong Japanese influence.
Keywords: australian society, earth sciences, mineralogy, pearls, marine, western australia, broome, asia, japan, collectible, collectable
Price: AUD 20.00 = appr. US$ 13.84 Seller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
- Book number: 3610
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