The Holy City

Hurley, Frank. The Holy City.

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Hurley, Frank The Holy City. Sydney and London, Angus and Robertson, [1949].

4to. Original cream cloth with illustrated dust-wrappers, pictorial map endpapers, not paginated, numerous photographic illustrations, some in colour; light marginal wear to wrappers, one double-page a little smudged, four leaves with small marginal insect hole, otherwise a very good copy of a rarely encountered wotk, produced in Australia.
First edition. The Australian photogrpaher had accompanied two important Antarctic expeditions, before documenting both World Wars with camera and cinematographically. The text accompnying the photos is by Father Eugene Hoade, a local priest.