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The Resource Sydney observed, Gavin Souter ; illustrated by George Molnar

Sydney observed, Gavin Souter ; illustrated by George Molnar

Label
Sydney observed
Title
Sydney observed
Statement of responsibility
Gavin Souter ; illustrated by George Molnar
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Sydney Observed was first published in 1965 (under the title Sydney), it won instant and rapturous praise from reviewers across Australia and beyond. Within the space of a few years it came to be regarded as the best single piece ever written about the city. In prose that is measured, astute, wry and always entertaining, Gavin Souter has captured the Emerald City's fortunes, foibles, past and future. He has produced a work that is as timely, relevant and lucid today as it was when first published. Sydney Observed, illustrated by George Molnar, is a small masterpiece - a book for giving, keeping, reading and re-reading--Back cover
Summary
When Sydney Observed was first published in 1965 (under the title Sydney), it won instant and rapturous praise from reviewers across Australia and beyond. Within the space of a few years it came to be regarded as the best single piece ever written about the city. In prose that is measured, astute, wry and always entertaining, Gavin Souter has captured the Emerald City's fortunes, foibles, past and future. He has produced a work that is as timely, relevant and lucid today as it was when first published.
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10639850
Cataloging source
NJB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1929-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Souter, Gavin
Dewey number
994.41
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1910-1998
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Molnar, George
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sydney (N.S.W.)
  • Sydney (N.S.W.)
  • Sydney (N.S.W.)
  • Sydney (N.S.W.)
  • Sydney (N.S.W.)
  • Sydney (N.S.W.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Sydney observed, Gavin Souter ; illustrated by George Molnar
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published by Angus & Robertson in 1965. Published again by Angus and Robertson in 1968
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000059599925
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
173 pages
Isbn
9781925143409
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
black and white illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)973272025
Label
Sydney observed, Gavin Souter ; illustrated by George Molnar
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published by Angus & Robertson in 1965. Published again by Angus and Robertson in 1968
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000059599925
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
173 pages
Isbn
9781925143409
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
black and white illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)973272025

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