The Adelie Blizzard. Mawson's Forgotten Newspaper 1913

Adelaide, Friends of the State Library of S.A. in association with the Friends of Mawson at the S.A. Museum, 2010/ 1913.

Folio, xxvi, 3 colour maps, black & white portrait photographs, colour and line illustrations, facsimile pages. Vol 1, No.1. April 1913: sepia frontispiece, [new] title page, [2], pp1 - 26. Vol 1, No.2. May 1913: colour frontispiece, [new] Title page, [1], pp27 - 71. Vol 1, No.3. June 1913: colour frontispiece, [new] title page, [1], pp72 - 129. Vol 1, No.4. August 1913: colour frontispiece, [new] title page, [1], pp130 - 179. Vol 1, No.5. October 1913: colour frontispiece, [new] title page, [1], pp180 - 216.

Bound in pale grey blind-decorated cloth, with black leather titling labels, gilt titling and decoration on the spine; mint.

The pages of the Adelie Blizzard are reproduced, complete with editorial annotations, at their original size. One of only 450 copies thus. Preface by Emma McEwin. Introduction by Elizabeth Leane and Mark Pharaoh.

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Price: $150.00

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