Item #16687 Springtime in Western Australia. Western Australia.

Springtime in Western Australia.

Perth: Government Tourist Bureau, 1944. Contents include: Spring Glory of Bushland and Hills; Perth's Spring Mantle (with photographs of St. George's Terrace, Forrest Place and University of Western Australia, among others); Hikers to the Hills; Bushland Beckons; Natures Loveliest Sanctuaries (including photos of Bunbury and Albany); Jarrah and Karri Forests; the Swan River; Ocean Beaches; Spring Motoring (the Darling Ranges, the Kalgan River); Caves (Crystal Cave at Yanchep, Lake Cave at Margaret River). Tourist brochure, with color illustration of smiling young girl holding bouquet of flowers with blue sky behind at front cover, with title in black and white below.

8vo, unpaginated, 27 pages. B&w photographs, two color plates: "Blue Leschenaultia and White Spider Orchid", and "Kangaroo Paws" reproduced from paintings by Emily Pellor. Covers slightly rubbed, dusty; internally very good. Trove 11758097 locates 2 copies, at Monash University and State Library of Western Australia. Very good overall. Item #16687

Price: $125.00

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