Melbourne: Nelson, 1977. 1st ed., octavo, cloth boards, dustjacket, b&w illus, maps, pp xii, 363. Bottom edges rubbed, some loss to corners of dustjacket with fading to d.j. spine. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author to Albany (WA) historian, Les Johnson, with another signature by author to title page. Good condition in like d.j. Signed.
A hsitory of the coastal town, the first settlement in Western Australia named 'King George the Third's Sound' by Captain George Vancouver during his visit in 1791 while exploring the south coast on HMS Discovery and HMS Chatham. Item #99760
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