ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF LE PINE 1891-1991

By: Chambers, Don

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xiv, + 202pp., illustrated endpapers. Several unpaginated colour plates. Intext, b/white halftone plates and facsimiles throughout (various sources). Book clean and square. Vivid silver title over lightly bumped spine. Ditto silver logo over undamaged black boards. A 'Le Pine' label affixed to half-title page, else textblock pristine. Colour, photographically-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly edgeworn, and bumped on heel. "This is the story of the development of Le Pine Funeral Services beginning with its historical roots in the small family undertaker's business of Joseph R. Le Pine of Bridge Road, Richmond, Victoria in 1891 . . . " Contents include: Prelims., Acks., Introduction, Part 1/ From J.R. Le Pine of Richmond to Le Pine Funeral Services of Melbourne. 2/ Firms Assimilated into Le Pine Funeral Services. Epilogue, Appendix, Refs., Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 780g.

Title: ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF LE PINE 1891-1991

Author Name: Chambers, Don

Categories: History - Companies and Organisations, Australian Local History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, Hyland House: 1994

ISBN Number: 1875657428

ISBN Number 13: 9781875657421

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good +

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 013086

Keywords: Local History, Victoria, Australia, Undertaking and Undertakers (History), Funeral Industry, Le Pine Funeral Services (HIstory), Company History, Chambers, D. (Donald), 1935-