Book Life: The Life and Times of David Scott Mitchell

By: Chanin, Eileen

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MINT - a NEW copy. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates and photographs. 477 pages Australia's greatest book collector, David Scott Mitchell, gave his extraordinary library and a bequest for its development to the people of Sydney and the world. This is the first comprehensive account of his life and what, how, and why he collected, told through his books, reading, and contemporary correspondence. Shortlisted for the Australian Historical Association's Magarey Medal for Biography.

Title: Book Life: The Life and Times of David Scott Mitchell

Author Name: Chanin, Eileen

Categories: Aust-History,

Edition: Reprint

Publisher: North Melbourne, Australian Scholarly Publishing: 2011

ISBN Number: 1921509872

ISBN Number 13: 9781921509872

Binding: Trade Paperback

Seller ID: ID269727

Keywords: Australian history Biography Books on Books David Mitchell Mitchell library new book,