# 43715

OSBOLDSTONE & CO. (publisher)

Souvenir of Victoria and its metropolis and the leading inland cities : 64 beautiful city and country views illustrating the Garden State of the Commonwealth.

$75.00 AUD

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/ Coloured frontispiece from oil painting by J. H. Scheltema. Melbourne : Osboldstone & Co. Pty. Ltd., [between 1910 and 1915]. Oblong quarto (220 x 290 mm), publisher’s wrappers with embossed design and lettering to front (some silverfishing along spine and at top corner of front wrapper, spine ends chipped); title-leaf, [64] plates (including the colour frontispiece), numerous street scenes of Melbourne’s central business district, River Yarra, Cup Day Flemington, Sandringham, Mornington, Cowes, Grampians, Ballarat, Bacchus Marsh, Lorne, Geelong, Bendigo, Daylesford, Hepburn, Sherbrooke, Healesville, Toolangi, Alexandra, Mount Buffalo, Mount Feathertop, Walhalla, Buchan, Bairnsdale, Lake Tyers etc.; all of the views are captioned, but the photographer(s) is/are not credited; a few leaves with small area of water damage to lower margin, otherwise internally very good.

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