Skip to product information
1 of 10

Tiger Country by Patsy Adam Smith

Tiger Country by Patsy Adam Smith

Regular price $7.00 USD
Regular price Sale price $7.00 USD
Sale Sold out
Shipping calculated at checkout.

Tiger Country

by Patsy Adam Smith

Seal Books, Rigby Limited, 1970, ISBN 085179064X, black and white photographic plates, paperback

Very Good Condition, minor edge and shelf wear, minor rubbing and bumping to edges, and corners, no inscriptions (See photographs)

“Tiger Country is Tasmania… specifically an area where the Tasmanian Tiger was once found.  In this book, the author tells how she penetrated to many remote parts of Tasmania, often as almost the first woman to visit them, and found that the term “Tiger Country” was a most suitable description for the wild and rugged areas of the Island State.  And in her wanderings, she met many folk who have learnt how to wrest a living from the lonely, inhospitable land.   Many of them are direct descendants of the pioneers and manifest the same cheerful self-reliance as their forebears.  Others came from the cities and find special satisfaction in lives of hard toil for small rewards.”

 

View full details