COOPER, John Butler
St. Kilda the beautiful
Melbourne : published by Holbain-Whyte Publicity Service in conjunction with H. Hearne and Co. Pty. Ltd. for The St. Kilda Shore Publicity Committee, 1931. Quarto, illustrated wrappers (after a photograph by Athol Shmith), introduction by John Butler Cooper, photographically illustrated, including views of the foreshore, Marine Parade, Luna Park, the Palais Picture Theatre (the finest talkie theatre in Australia), Victory Theatre, Palais de Danse, Earl’s Court, the open sea bathing pavilion, the miniature railway, Catani Grandees, the Royal St. Kilda Yacht Club House, and numerous illustrated advertisements for guest houses etc. A fine Art Deco publication.