On the Beach.

Melbourne: Heinemann, [1957].

Price: $375.00

About the item

First Australian edition. 312 pp. 1 vols. 12mo. Burgundy cloth. Very good plus in very good pictorial dust jacket (minor soiling, head of spine panel with small loss touching the v). Light paste ghosts on flyleaves. Label of Farmer’s Bookshops. Men at Work 21.1.b.

Item #322619

The acclaimed novel of Australians facing the consequences of a nuclear war in the northern hemisphere. Filmed in 1959 starring Gregory Peck, Ava Gardner and Fred Astaire.