Australia Greets You... With the Seasons Greetings, WWI gear on an emu, kangaroo, koala, kookaburra. Australia, WWI.
Australia Greets You... With the Seasons Greetings, WWI gear on an emu, kangaroo, koala, kookaburra.
Australia Greets You... With the Seasons Greetings, WWI gear on an emu, kangaroo, koala, kookaburra.
Australia Greets You... With the Seasons Greetings, WWI gear on an emu, kangaroo, koala, kookaburra.
Australia Greets You... With the Seasons Greetings, WWI gear on an emu, kangaroo, koala, kookaburra.

Australia Greets You... With the Seasons Greetings, WWI gear on an emu, kangaroo, koala, kookaburra.

Osbold Series, c. 1918. Paperback. A booklet, undated, addressed in hand written script: To: William R. Williams, From: Mrs. Evans & Son Queensland. Charming anthropomorphosed animals dressed in WWI soldiers gear, looking a good deal like Norman Lindsay illustrations, issued at the close of the Great War. 6 x 4 1/2", cream card cover, with gilt text and graphics on front, tie binding, 16 pp, with b&w photo illustrations of Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide, Brisbane, Perth, Tasmania accompanied by the state seal in color. The b &w ills of the Australian animals include an emu wearing a red cross, a koala with drum, Kangaroo with slouch hat and gear on, alongside quotations from Agnes Neale's Australia poem from 1888, Alec. Barr, Longfellow, Cowper, Park Benjamin, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Shakespeare. Cover dusty, interior clean. Otherwise very good condition. Item #22715

Price: $150.00

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