PRESS OF THE WOOLLY WHALE. DENNIS, C.J. ~ The Sentimental Bloke.
One of a limited, unspecified number. With Melbert Cary’s long note to the colophon discussing ‘limited edition’. Type designed by Rudolph Koch. Hand set and printed by George W. Van Vechten and Charles H. Richards. Pp. 91. 12mo., original quarter linen over patterned paper covered boards, title printed to upper cover. Darkening to lower part of spine, light wear to corners, some minor marking along edges of boards.
Australian poet C.J. Dennis’s humorous verse novel, his best known work, accompanied in this edition by a glossary of Australian terms and slang.