A Book of South Australia. Women in the First Hundred Years. Collected and edited by Louise Brown, Beatrix Ch. de Crespigny, Mary P. Harris, Kathleen Kyffin Thomas [and] Phebe N. Watson. Published for the Women's Centenary Council of SA

Adelaide, Rigby, 1936.

Quarto, 257 pages with numerous illustrations and 6 tipped-in plates (5 in colour) plus 12 pages of plates and endpaper maps.

Quarter cloth and colour-pictorial papered boards slightly rubbed; front cover lightly bowed; an excellent copy.

The book is a veritable who's who of the female artists and writers of the day: Mary Harris, Rosa Fiveash, Nora Heysen, Dorrit Black, Marie Tuck, Gwen Barringer, Pixie Harris, Daisy Bates, Lady Mawson, Margaret McGuire, Tarella Quin Daskein ... Cover design by Mary Harris.

Item #96880

Price: $65.00