Gold & Silver Photographs of Australian Goldfields from the Holtermann Collection


1977. No inscriptions. MARVELLOUS RECORD OF AUSTRALIA'S GOLD-RUSH PERIOD - MINING TOWNS, MINER'S PUBS; MINER'S TENTS & HUTS OF ALL SHAPES & SIZES - THE TOOLS, EQUIPMENT, THE FAMILIES of HILL END & THE FASHIONS. 53 pages of text and more than 200 pages of b&w photos. Holtermann left Germany for Australia in 1858 & we have him to thank for this impressive record of Australia's mining history. Paperback. Couple of pages slightly wrinkled. Now protected with clear removable archival sleeve. 265pp 25x19 

Author: Burke, Keast

Illustrations: Hundreds of Photos

Edition: Second Edition

Published: 1977 Penguin Books Australia

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good

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