The Drum: Australian Character and Slang with dictionary of Australian Slang

By: BAKER, Sidney J.

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Stated third impression, 1965. In this work, the author wittily examines the character and quirks of the Australian people. Includes a dictionary of slang terms in common use in Australia. --- In full red textured paper covers with gilt-stamped spine titling. Red and white jacket with drawing of two men on cover. --- Interior markings consist of small inked check-marks on a list comparing American and Aussie terms, discreet inked check-marks on perhaps as many as 12 pages, and a prior bookseller's inked price to the front free endpaper. Some light dampstains to cover; overall book is in great shape. Very Good jacket with slight chafing to edges.; 60645; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); (10), 158 pages

Title: The Drum: Australian Character and Slang with dictionary of Australian Slang

Author Name: BAKER, Sidney J.

Categories: >>Books About Books and Words,

Publisher: Sydney, Currawong Publishing Co. Pty. Ltd.: 1965

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket

Stock No.: 60645