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Lasseter"s last ride

Ion Llewellyn Idriess

Lasseter"s last ride

an epic of Central Australian gold discovery

by Ion Llewellyn Idriess

  • 73 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Angus & Robertson limited in Sydney .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lasseter, L. Harold Bell, -- d. 1931.,
  • Gold mines and mining -- Central Australia.,
  • Indigenous peoples -- Central Australia.,
  • Australia -- Gold discoveries.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Ion L. Idriess, with a foreword by Herbert Basedow.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 249 p.
    Number of Pages249
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22912218M

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    The original photo is the frontispiece to Lasseter's Last Ride and was taken by E. Brandon-Cremer, the photographer on the second C.A.G.E. expedition, lead by Bob Buck. The message on the tree faces the cave, not obvious to anyone searching for Lasseter. Lasseter's Last Ride - Ion L. Idriess, (Hardback, ) 3RD EDITION! This 3rd edition was published only two months after the first. The classic account about one of the most famous unresolved treasure stories and disappearances of all time - Lasseter and his famed reef of gold. Hardback, b/w photos, pp.


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"Lasseter's Last Ride" was first published in and its phenomenal success is proven by the fact that this 22nd edition was published in Since then it has gone through numerous printings. pages including index, followed by 10 pages publisher's promos for other Idriess titles, 50+ b/w photos, plus few reproductions from Lasseter's.

Lasseter's Last Ride is an Australian novel by Ion Idriess. It was his first best seller. There were five different editions of it. References This article about a s novel is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.

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Published Condition Very good copy in the original title-blocked cloth. Slight suggestion only of dust-dulling and rubbing to the spine bands and pa Edition Twelfth Edition Item Price $. Buy Lasseter's last ride by Ion L.

Idriess online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now. In - “Lasseter’s Last Ride”, became his first best seller. In the years and he published three books in each year. “The Cattle King” () and “Flynn of the Inland” () have gone through reprinting forty to fifty times.

His last book was published in   This particular book, Lasseter’s Last Ride, is Idriess’s second book. Harold Bell Lasseter was, briefly, an Australian explorer who claimed to have found a huge gold reef in the desert, somewhere between Western Australia and The Northern Territory. In he had raised enough money to fund an expedition, and set off in search of the reef.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Idriess, Ion L. (Ion Llewellyn), Lasseter's last ride. London: Angus & Robertson, (OCoLC) Lasseter's Reef refers to the purported discovery, announced by Harold Bell Lasseter in andof a fabulously rich gold deposit in a remote and desolate corner of central Australia.

Lasseter's accounts of the find are conflicting and its precise location remains a mystery—if it exists. 2 The expedition. 3 Later history. : Lasseter's Last Ride: Sixteenth edition.

Orange cloth titled in black on spine and upper front board, endpaper maps, b&w frontis and illstns. Tight and square, slight fading to spine, light foxing in edges and endpapers, a small gift inscription on blank fly. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

The legend of Lasseter’s lost gold reef Harold Lasseter claimed to have discovered a rich reef of gold in Central Australia with gold “as thick as plums in a pudding”. Lasseter’s story was that he stumbled on a quartz gold reef seven miles long, four to seven feet high, and 12 feet wide in Central Australia.

(from The Spectator, May ) In his introduction to Lasseter's Last Ride (Cape, 7s. 6d.) Field-Marshal Sir William Birdwood writes: "The annals of Central Australian exploration are tragic and heroic, but it is long indeed since I read a more moving story of endurance and heroism in the face of terrific odds than the epic which Mr.

Ion Idriess has woven out of the last few months of. Idriess, Ion. Lasseter's Last Ride. Of the several hundred entries in LASSETERIA, Lasseter's so called diary is proving to be the most difficult to comment on. It is not a diary in the usual sense, that is, a daily or regular record of events, and it's provenance is decidedly dubious.

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