The Tin Scratchers

Idriess, Ion L.

Published by Angus and Robertson (1959), Sydney, 1959
Condition: Poor Hardcover
Buy Used
Price: £ 20.21 Convert Currency
Shipping: £ 10.56 From New Zealand to U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

Offered By

Renaissance Books
Dunedin, New Zealand

5-star rating

AbeBooks Seller Since 06 June 2002

About this Item

Ex-library. Library stamps and markings. Hinges broken. Binding loose, with text block becoming detached. Corner clipped from front free endpaper, half-title page and frontispiece. Dustjacket in plastic jacket with adhesive edges. A rough reading or working copy. All plates present.; xii, 260 pages + frontispiece + plates. Brown papered boards. Page Dimensions: 216mm x 139mm. "Here is a fascinating glimpse into the 'land of gold' - an intriguing area of Cape York Peninsula, that vast mineral-rich tip of North Queensland, where, almost half a century ago, Ion Idriess went into the jungle to live and work with the hard-bitten pioneers of the tin fields." - from dustjacket blurb. Bookseller Inventory # 17162

Quantity Available: 1

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: The Tin Scratchers

Publisher: Angus and Robertson (1959), Sydney

Publication Date: 1959

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Poor

Dust Jacket Condition: Poor

Edition: First Edition.

Store Description

We are a home based business located in Dunedin, in the South Island of New Zealand. We have over 6000 rare and out-of-print books in stock. Some of our specialties: ¿Tibet and Central Asia ¿Travel and Exploration ¿Aotearoa / New Zealand History ¿Military ¿Maori Language, History and Culture ¿Maori Bibles and Prayer Books ¿Literature ¿Hone Tuwhare ¿Janet Frame ¿Gold Mining in New Zealand

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

Malcolm Moncrief-Spittle, trading as Renaissance Books. Contact details: Renaissance Books, 271 High St, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand. Phone: +64 3 4719294. Email: Website: GST #39 820 209. Terms of Sale: All books may be returned within 14 days of receipt for a full refund of the book price, not including shipping. Return shipping also refunded where books are not as described.

Shipping Terms:

Orders usually ship within 2 business days. On heavy books or sets of books, we
find it more convenient to include extra shipping costs within the listed price of
the book. Hence no additional postage other than our standard fixed shipping
charges quoted at checkout will be required on such items.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check PayPal