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PORTRAIT OF A YEAR (Signed Copy) by  Ninette Dutton - Signed First Edition - 1976 - from Diversity Books and


by Dutton, Ninette

Condition: Very Good/Very Good

Melbourne, VIC, Australia: Thomas Nelson, 1976. viii, + 176pp., b/white chapter-header sketch-illustrations by Ninette Dutton. Book clean and square. Spine firm, bumped on heel. Plain cerise boards undamaged. Minor dampstain on foot of textblock adjacent to spine, tinted endpapers, signed by author on title page, else leaves unmarked. Colour-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket lightly edgeworn, with a small dampstain on lower verso. A journal of a year in the life of South Australian enamelist, illustrator, author, mother, and housewife Ninette Dutton (1923-2007). Contents include: Prelims., Introduction, month-by-month (commencing in February and closing in January). Book weight approx. 550g. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Hardcover and Dustjacket. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

  • Bookseller: Diversity Books AU (AU)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 012683
  • Title: PORTRAIT OF A YEAR (Signed Copy)
  • Author: Dutton, Ninette
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: Very Good
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10:0170050890
  • ISBN 13:9780170050890
  • Publisher: Thomas Nelson
  • Place: Melbourne, VIC, Australia
  • Date published: 1976
  • Keywords: Biography, Journals, Diaries, Enamelists, Writers, Artists, Signed Books, Dutton, Ninette, 1923-2007
  • Bookseller catalogs: Signed Books;
  • Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall


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