From the Australian Front. Shrapnel and Smiles [cover title]

London, Cassell and Company, Ltd, 1917.

Quarto, 128 pages with numerous illustrations.

Gilt-lettered binder's cloth (lacking the original wrappers); covers a little marked and rubbed; extremities a trifle worn; endpapers lightly offset; a very good copy.

With photographs by Frank Hurley. An excellent and surprisingly frank depiction of life at the front published in London in 1917, with a frontispiece by Will Dyson and a preface by General Birdwood. The series of photographs are acknowledged as being taken by four official photographers: Hurley, Brooks, Baldwin and Wilkins (the last of the AFC).

Item #117686

Price: $90.00