Sydney, Duffy and Snellgrove, 1997.
Octavo, x, 354 pages with numerous illustrations plus 16 colour plates (all being artwork by John Olsen).
Papered boards; a fine copy with the near-fine dustwrapper.
On the title page John Olsen has executed a charming drawing in brown ink of a frog plunging head-first into a pond 'Especially for Robert & Fay'; he has also crossed out on his printed name and replaced it with his signature and date (1998). The recipients are Robert and Fay Gerard of Gerard Industries fame.