WINKS. J. J. Hall.


Winks tells Australian children what he saw in the Australian bush. Introduction by R. P. Franklin. Pp. [viii]+192(last colophon), text illustrations and decorations; small cr. 8vo; grey/green pictorial cloth, lettered and decorated in black, slightly soiled and rubbed, fore-corners of boards lightly bruised; the spine faded; text block browned, bookseller's sticker at foot of upper pastedown, early inked gift inscription on upper free endpaper (slightly offset onto pastedown), hinges starting at a couple of points, a few leaves slightly creased, a couple of small edge chips or splits, a little light foxing and soiling; George Robertson, Melbourne, 1920. First edition. Muir 3250. *John James Hall (1876-1936) taught at Scotch College, and was a founding staff member at Grimwade House, the junior school of Melbourne Grammar School. Item #157246

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