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2 edition of pearling master. found in the catalog.

pearling master.

Tom Ronan

pearling master.

by Tom Ronan

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Published by Angus and Robertson in [Sydney] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesPacific books, 86
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.R768 Pe4, PR9619.3.R619 Pe4
The Physical Object
Pagination275 p.
Number of Pages275
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5678064M
LC Control Number68143158

Condition: Very Good in G-VG dustwrapper. 1st Edition Tom Ronan novel set among the pearl divers and pearling industry of the imaginary town of Flotsam in the early part of the c20th; endpapers tanned, text block foxed, very minor foxing to prelims, o.w. Very Good throughout; dustwrapper with some stains to spine, and rear panel, o.w. Very Good. Broome, Australia, It's the wild and passionate heyday of the pearling industry, and when young English bride Olivia Hennessy meets dashing pearling master Captain Tyndall, their lives are destined to be linked by the mysterious power of the pearl/5(10).

HARDCOVER. PAGES: (pages). Story concerning the pearling industry in Australia. First edition. Very good copy in price-clipped dust jacket, bar previous owner's name details rubbed through on front paste-down endpaper. #AAA1. The Pearling Master. Buy with confidence from one of Australia's oldest bookshops established in Seller. Lily Barton 2 books in series 4 out of 5 stars 80 ratings Tears of the Moon Publisher's Summary Broome, Australia, It's the wild and passionate heyday of the pearling industry, and when young English bride Olivia Hennessy meets the dashing pearling master, Captain Tyndall, their lives are destined to be linked by the mysterious power of.

contents Name Prologue H.D. Norman The Pearling Industry Birth of a Lugger, Death of a Diver The Economics of Pearling Mutiny on the Ethel, murder on the Mist The Broome Riot of The Japanese Doctor Letters from the front, Gallipoli, Sinaiand France Tropical Cyclones and Willy Willies A Pearler's Wife The Royal Flying Doctor Service, Broome. Growing in abundance deep in the pristine waters of the spectacular Kimberley Coast, the Pinctada Maxima oyster shell is renowned for the beauty of its mother of pearl, and is used in the production of exquisite Australian South Sea Pearls. Pearl Meat, the adductor muscle of the oyster, is a seafood delicacy with a fresh [ ].


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