By: Dibble, Brian; and Evans, Jim (ed)
Crawley, WA, Australia, University of Western Australia Press: 2005
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: AUST148
Binding: Hardcover with Dust Jacket
Hardcover with maroon boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 522pp, 98gms, blue endpapers. Much wisdom and many a laugh can be found in this colourful collection of Australian sayings. They are full of laconic humour, practical good sense and understatement of the everyday speech of country people, who are accustomed to extremes of weather, markets, distance - and luck. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. Boards are in good condition with light scuffing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View More...