# 43929

Kings Cross Community Aid and Information Service

[SYDNEY] Kings Cross, 1936-1946.

$75.00 AUD

Cover title: Memories, Kings Cross, 1936-1946. Potts Point [N.S.W.] : Kings Cross Community Aid and Information Service, 1981. Large quarto, original stiff wrappers lettered in gold, 161 pp, plus [17] pp of plates (including two paintings by Rosaleen Norton and a photograph of the Witch of Kings Cross working on another of her paintings), index; spine sunned and wrapped lightly handled, else a good copy.

A fascinating, well-illustrated social history of the Cross in the 1930s and 40s: anecdotes of the bohemian characters, restaurants and clubs, and descriptions of now-vanished buildings and architecture.

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