Rosebery, N.S.W. Sungravure, 1957.
Iconic collection of Australian photographs by a number of uncredited photographers with captions written in English, German and Italian, presumably designed to be sent home to friends and relatives abroad. Includes sections on wine-making in the Hunter Valley, modern suburban homes, the beach, and native wildlife.
"Some of the men and women who are helping to build the new Australia. Migrant totals in N.S.W. since the war are: British, 101,868; Italian, 33,822; Dutch, 28,035; Polish, 24,887; Baltic States, 11,942; Greeks, 11,059; German and Austrian, 10,197; Russian, 9,494; Yugoslavian, 8,061; Hungarian, 5,428; Czecholslavakian, 3,976."
Quarto, illustrated wrappers, 47 pages, large scale and full pages black and white and colour illustrations throughout, wrappers held together by one staple only, three to four centimetre tear to lower edge affecting all pages, a good copy.