BRIGHT GOLD: The Story of the People and the Gold of Bright and Wandiligong

By: Lloyd, Brian and Nunn, Kathy

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(vii), + 250pp., monochrome, halftone plate endpapers (different illustrations front and rear). Unpaginated colour-art, and b/white halftone plates throughout, together with intext township and goldfield maps, plus tables. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over minimally bumped spine. Plain blue boards lightly bumped on upper foredge corners, else very good. A former owner's stamp on title page, else textblock unmarked. Colour-art illustrated ('Road to the Ovens - near Bright', William Forsyth, c. 1860s), loose-plastic protected dustjacket lightly edgeworn only. From the jacket flap: 'Bright Gold' is a history of the people and the gold of the Bright and Wandiligong district. The story of gold and the mines is also the story of the settlement of the district and the origins and achievements of its pioneers." Contents include: Prelims., Preface, Prologue, 13 chapters (Introduction, and 12 other chapters), Epilogue, Appendices, Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 580g.

Title: BRIGHT GOLD: The Story of the People and the Gold of Bright and Wandiligong

Author Name: Lloyd, Brian and Nunn, Kathy

Categories: History - Local, Australian History, Australian Local History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Brighton East, Victoria, Australia, Histec Publications.: 1987

ISBN Number: 0958770506

ISBN Number 13: 9780958770507

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 013107

Keywords: Local History, Australia, Bright (Victoria), Wandiligong (Victoria), Gold Mines and Mining, History, Lloyd, B.E. (Brian Edmund), (1929- ), Nunn, Kathy, (1958- )