Melbourne: Macmillan, 1980. First Edition. Hardcover : pp.  317  : bright green cloth boards : argent to spine : green dust jacket design by Oloff Tromp, based on illustration by Chris Riordan : gold National Book Council award sticker to front ; newspaper clipping on book loosely inserted.
Head and tail of spine gently pushed, including to jacket; off-set toning to back endpaper; slight age toning to edges. Near fine / very good. Item #2445
Winner of the National Book Council Award for Australian Literature 1980.