Item #119137 Gawler. Colonel Light's Country Town. A History of Gawler and its Region - the Hills, the Plains and the Barossa Valley. Derek WHITELOCK.

Gawler. Colonel Light's Country Town. A History of Gawler and its Region - the Hills, the Plains and the Barossa Valley

Gawler, Corporation of the Town of Gawler, 1989.

Small quarto, xii, 318 pages with numerous illustrations (including 8 pages in colour) plus endpaper maps.

Green morocco; a fine copy with the dustwrapper slightly rubbed and torn.

With the ownership signature of Robert Lethbridge Bartlett, Mayor of Gawler from 1989 to 1993, this copy is Number 7 of only 200 numbered and signed presentation copies. The limitation page is signed and warmly inscribed to 'his Worship Bob Bartlett & Mayoress Lillian', dated (15 October 1989) by the author, with a further inscription and signature from local newspaperman Max Fatchen, who contributes a short recollection. Two related newspaper tearsheets are loosely inserted.

Item #119137

Price (AUD): $125.00

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