Vintage YA Fiction: Wings Above Billabong in Dust Jacket 1950s by Mary Grant Bruce - Australian Author


Title: Wings Above Billabong

Author: Mary Grant Bruce

Description: No date (published circa 1950's). Pale green cloth boards with black lettering on spine. Previous owner's bookplate on ffep and short gift inscription on front pastedown. Tape stains to endpapers (from an earlier dustjacket protector), else pages clean. Frontispiece illustration. Dust jacket shows light soiling; rubbing to fore-edges. DJ in archival sleeve. 252 pp. 7.5 x 5 inches.

An exciting story of Australian country life, wherein the routine of a cattle station is complicated by a secret gold-mine. A tale of bandits, airplanes, and the adventure s of a plucky boy. Mary Grant Bruce (1878-1958) was an Australian journalist and author of books for young adults. She was welll known for her Billabong series, which she wrote between 1910 and 1942.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good–
Jacket Condition: Very Good

Publisher: Ward, Lock & Co.
Place: London
Year: No date (published circa 1950's).

Language: English

ISBN: n/a

Keywords: fiction, novel, Australia, YA, juvenile, young adult, Australian author,

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