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Desert Rat Sketch Book

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Product description

A vibrantly illustrated war diary depicting soldiers' daily life during the North Africa campaign in the Second World War. A a volunteer Ambulance driver with the British 8th Army until he suffered a serious shrapnel wound in the head, Saber's watercolours and sketches were collected in this remarkable volume that bears witness to one of the most important periods during the war. With 139 illustrations - most of them in colour - and end papers maps.
1st edition hardback. No slipcase/dust jacket. This is an ex-library copy ("Property of the New South Wales Railway Institute, Sydney). Library stamps and label on inside of front cover and 2nd page. Covers worn - foxing spots along top edge. Tight binding; colour illustrations not faded. Please note that this is a large size book (weight: 1.8 kg)

Item details

PLU:
0
Author(s):
Clifford Saber
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
26 x 36 x 2.9 cm
Edition:
1st 1959
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
187
Publisher:
Sketchbook Press: New York
Title:
Desert Rat Sketch Book

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A vibrantly illustrated war diary depicting soldiers' daily life during the North Africa campaign in the Second World War. A a volunteer Ambulance driver with the British 8th Army until he suffered a serious shrapnel wound in the head, Saber's watercolours and sketches were collected in this remarkable volume that bears witness to one of the most important periods during the war. With 139 illustrations - most of them in colour - and end papers maps.
1st edition hardback. No slipcase/dust jacket. This is an ex-library copy ("Property of the New South Wales Railway Institute, Sydney). Library stamps and label on inside of front cover and 2nd page. Covers worn - foxing spots along top edge. Tight binding; colour illustrations not faded. Please note that this is a large size book (weight: 1.8 kg)

PLU:
0
Author(s):
Clifford Saber
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
26 x 36 x 2.9 cm
Edition:
1st 1959
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
187
Publisher:
Sketchbook Press: New York
Title:
Desert Rat Sketch Book

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