By: Kirby, Reginald

Price: $23.50

Quantity: 1 available

(vii), + 252pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm, minor bump on heel. Plain blue boards lightly bumped and marked. Textblock tanned and flecked, with two leaves slightly nipped on upper margin (no text loss). Art-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket noticeably nipped and edgeworn, with short closed tears. Inspired by contact with American military personnel in New Guinea during the Pacific theatre of World War Two, this historically-based novel features three Americans - a flier, a doctor, and an army nurse. We follow them from Pearl Harbour to New Guinea . . . This title, by English-born, Australian-based author Reginald Kirby (1901-1972) became the basis for the radio serial "Road to Tokio". Book weight approx. 275g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.


Author Name: Kirby, Reginald

Categories: Fiction [General], Fiction-First Editions,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Melbourne, VIC, Australia, Morris & Walker: 1944

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Good +

Jacket Condition: Fair +

Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

Seller ID: 012715

Keywords: Fiction, Military Fiction, World War Two, Pacific Theatre, New Guinea, American Forces, Kirby, Reginald, 1901-1972