THE LAND OF THE LYRE BIRD. Victoria Gippsland.


A story of early settlement in the Great Forest of South Gippsland. Being a description of the big scrub in its virgin state with its birds and animals, and of the adventures and hardships of its early explorers and prospectors. Also accounts by the settlers of the clearing, settlement, and development of the country. Pp. [xiv]+432, text illustrations and maps, folding chart at end; small cr. 4to; boards a trifle sprung, the bottom edges slightly shelf worn; dust wrapper, lightly worn, edges rubbed and slightly split, the backstrip faded; text block faintly browned, a little light foxing; The Shire of Korumburra for The South Gippsland Development League, Korumburra, 1972. *Originally published by Gordon & Gotch in 1920. Item #156463

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