GOLDIE: Adventures in a Vanishing Australia

By: Marsh, Bill "Swampy"

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276pp., intext, b/white halftone plates throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Illustrated card wrapper mildly bumped on lower foredge corner, else nominal edgewear. Textblock unmarked. In 'Goldie', one of Australia's best known and loved storytellers, Bill 'Swampy' Marsh, is told the eye-popping life story of Jack 'Goldie' Goldsmith, born 4 December, 1933 in Springwood, New South Wales. Goldie's story is one full of adventure, misadventure, narrow escapes and drama, much of it in and around Queensland's gulf country working on the big cattle runs - but his story is much more than that . . . Contents include: Prelims., Introduction, 41 chapters. Book weight approx. 425g.

Title: GOLDIE: Adventures in a Vanishing Australia

Author Name: Marsh, Bill "Swampy"

Categories: Biography & Autobiography, Australian Biography,

Edition: First Edition, 2nd Impression

Publisher: Sydney, NSW, Australia, ABC Books: 2009

ISBN Number: 0733322603

ISBN Number 13: 9780733322600

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Very Good +

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 012969

Keywords: Biography, Australia, Personal narratives, Drovers, Social Conditions, Goldsmith, Jack, 1933- , Marsh, Bill, 1950-