TEAGUE, Violet; REDE, Geraldene; GREGORY, Ina; ASHLEY, Alf (illustrators)
Birds of the sunny south, with Australian flowers / produced entirely by Australians.
At the head of title: Greetings from Australia. Melbourne : Pater’s Printery, [c.1911]. Square duodecimo, original pictorial wrappers with yapp edges (pale foxing, slightly worn), original string ties, printed title page with an early gift inscription,  twelve chromolithographic plates of Australian birds in natural settings; a very good copy, internally pristine. Muir 704.
A rare publication – both a souvenir and a children’s book – designed and illustrated by Violet Teague and Geraldene Rede, the two Australian artists most famous for their 1905 publication Night fall in the ti-tree.