Adelaide: South Australian Harbors Board, 1950. Paperback. Full page color plates with artist's impressions and birds eye views, by John C. Goodchild. Goodchild (1898 - 1980) was a South Australian painter noted for his pen and watercolors. He was commissioned by the Australian War Memorial board as an official war artist, and then painted watercolors of RAAF aircraft. After the war he also produced oil paintings for Elder Smith & Co.
Oblong 4to, unpaginated [26pp], 18 plates with tissue overlays, many in color, large color folding map. Compliments slip adhered to inside of upper wrapper, stamped with the name of the firm Elder Smith & Co., Limited Adelaide. Illustrated thick wrappers, cloth backed, ribbon tied at spine. Very good overall. Item #20661