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Amelia: A Long Journey by Maria Triaca, 1st Ed, HC DJ, Italy Immigration

Amelia: A Long Journey by Maria Triaca, 1st Ed, HC DJ, Italy Immigration

$13.99

In 1904, at the tender age of fourteen, Amelia Musso and her sister Matilde left the rocky shores of Moneglia in Northern Italy to start a new life on the far side of the world. Maria Triaca tells her grandmother, Amelia's, story from the remembered delights of an Italian garden, and childhood days as a servant in Italy, from the dusty gold town of Daylesford to the sheltered world of a well-to-do European family in Melbourne's suburban Kew.

Published by Greenhouse. 1st Ed, 1st printing. Hard cover with dust jacket. Copy in VGC, light edge wear, DJ's spine lightly sunned, crisp and clean throughout. Handsome copy with newspaper review clipping.

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NOTES ON BOOK GRADING

Brand new: A new, unread, unused book in perfect condition with no missing or damaged pages.

Like new: A book in excellent condition. Cover is shiny and undamaged, and the dust jacket is included for hard covers. No missing or damaged pages, no creases or tears, and no underlining/highlighting of text or writing in the margins.

Very good (VGC): A book that has been read but is in excellent condition. No obvious damage to the cover, with the dust jacket included for hard covers. No missing or damaged pages, no major creases or tears, and no underlining/highlighting of text or writing in the margins. May be very minimal identifying marks on the inside cover. Very minimal wear and tear.

Good (GC): A book that has been read but is in good condition. Very minimal damage to the cover including scuff marks, but no holes or tears. The dust jacket for hard covers may not be included. Binding has minimal wear. The majority of pages are undamaged with minimal creasing or tearing, minimal pencil underlining of text, no highlighting of text, no writing in margins. No missing pages.

Acceptable: A book with obvious wear. May have some damage to the cover but integrity still intact. The binding may be slightly damaged but integrity is still intact. Possible writing in margins, possible underlining and highlighting of text, but no missing pages or anything that would compromise the legibility or understanding of the text.


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