# 26497

FORDE, H. A.

True gold : a tale of the diggings

$400.00 AUD

Illustrated by A. S. Cope, Esq. London : Church Extension Association, [1884?]. Octavo, illustrated cloth (canted, lightly rubbed and stained), hinges split, frontispiece (dated 1884) with tissue guard, pp. [iv]; 167, light handling marks, else very good.

Rare children’s book set in Melbourne and the gold fields in the 1850s.

Two examples recorded in Australian collections (NLA; SLNSW)

Not in Muir.