Bate, Weston,: Light Blue Down Under. The History of Geelong Grammar School.
Book Number: 0247163
Oxford University press, South Melbourne, 1990. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: various. First Edition. there is a birthday annotation at the top of the first page. There is no other damage to describe, the book edges and the dustjacket are clean. this history of one of Australia's best-known public schools explores Geelong Grammar's beginnings, early failure and subsequent revival. in addition to a chronological treatment of its growth, relocation at Corio, and dramatic amalgamation with 2 girls schools, 5 of the books 14 chapters explore the school's built environment, way of life, sights, sounds and smells, personalities "out the back" and the quirkiest experiences of staff and pupils, many of whom were to become a leading figures in Australian life. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. XIV, 386 pages, including index.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: various. Quantity Available: 1. Category: education; Australia; Sociology & Culture. ISBN: 019553106X. ISBN/EAN: 9780195531060. Inventory No: 0247163. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING.