THE BLUE AND BROWN DIAMOND. A. I. F. 27th Battalion, Lieut.-Col Dollman, Sgt. H. M. Skinner.


A History of the 27th Battalion Australian Imperial Force 1915-1919. Pp. 228, frontispiece, 14 plates, 16 plans of operation (several full page), appendices, Honours and awards list, roll of Honour, printed upper endpapers; demy 8vo; pictorial brown cloth, lightly marked and flecked, lightly frayed and split from head of spine along upper joint and lower edge of upper board, fore-corners lightly bruised and worn; the endpapers browned and offset, with 7 cm. split along lower portion of upper hinge from bottom edge, leaves quite browned, particularly at edges; Lonnen & Cope, Adelaide, 1921. First edition. Dornbusch 310; Fielding and O'Neill p. 227; Trigellis-Smith 226. *From the library of Sydney bibliophile David Levine, with his bookplate on verso of upper free endpaper. Item #149823

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