Brisbane: University of Queensland Press, 1984. First Edition. [Presentation copy ] Hardcover : pp. [i-vii], viii-ix, [x], [1-2], 3-224,  : Black and white illustrations : Signed by author, ''Best wishes to Dr and Mrs Pigott, Hugh Lunn Dec '84'' on free-endpaper, page reference written in pencil also : Card taped to title page '' To mum from Greg'' : Charcoal boards : White lettering to spine : Black and white illustrated dust jacket, title in red : Loosely inserted plastic bag with newspaper articles about author and single page holograph letter from author [signed].
Leaves are ever so slightly toned. Very good / Near fine. Item #1810
Journalist, War Correspondant and author, Hugh Lunn was named a Queensland icon in 2009. From the library of Louis Pigott, author of The Birdman of Brisbane ; Sylvester Diggels and his Ornothology of Austarlia.