# 17091

MACDONALD, Alexander

The hidden nugget : a story of the Australian goldfields

$100.00 AUD

London : Blackie and Son Limited, 1910. First edition. Thick octavo, original pictorial blue cloth with gilt lettering on upper board and spine, olivine edges, grey endpapers, first blank with pencilled gift inscription dated Xmas 1909 (predating publication date!), pp 284, [16] publisher’s advertisements, illustrated with 7 monochrome plates; occasional light foxing, but a fine copy. Muir 4465.

An adventure story set in Western Australia (see Oxford Companion to Australian Literature, p. 271).