Portrait of Sydney - Cedric EmanuelAdelaide, Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane & Perth: Rigby, 1978, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Good+ — in Good+ Dust Wrapper. Dust wrapper sunned at the spine with a snag to the head. Upper board gently bowed. The pages are somewhat tanned, if tight, and a little musty.
Contains: Black & white drawings; Frontispiece;
From the cover: “This book is a new edition of an established favourite, a portrait by Cedric Emanuel, one of Australia’s best-loved artists, of his hometown, Sydney. The volume has been completely updated to show the unending growth of the great city, a growth now happily tempered by the preservation of historic public buildings, churches, and terrace homes which form such a valuable part of our heritage and which continue to delight Sydneysiders and overseas visitors alike: all are drawn with the care, technique, and attention to detail which is the hallmark of Cedric Emanuel’s work.”