Sydney: Random House, 1997. First Edition. Hardcover : pp. [iv] x  486 : 51 photo illustrations : list of performances : navy blue cloth boards : argent to spine : black dust jacket with photography by Branco Gaica : signed by author with dedication to previous owner title page.
faint foxing to top edge; head and tail of spine slightly pushed; slight wear to jacket. Very good / good. Item #2040
''In her own words Joan Sutherland narrates the story of an unsuspected talent which grew to become perhaps the finest of it's age.'' - jacket flap.