Book-History of Ballarat

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History of Ballarat & Some Ballarat Reminiscences - Half Leather Bound, Hand Marbled Paper

Ballarat Heritage Services ISBN 978 1 876478 78 0

This exciting account of Ballarat from its glorious golden era to 1870 was written in the memory of pioneers who lived through those 'stirring times'. This history includes marvellous personal reminiscences, viewpoints and documents. Some Ballarat Reminiscences, written by William Bramwell Withers 25 years later, that resulted from further research undertaken by him, complements his previous history, and is incorporated in this volume.

Numbered Limited Edition, 1/2 Leather Bound, hand marbled paper, facsimile edition. A limited edition of 150, commemorating the 150th anniversary of the discovery of gold in Victoria. By W. B. Withers, 336pp B&W illustrations, large pull-out 1100mm panoramic view-Ballarat, 1870, index, hardcover.