The Diggers. The Australian in France (1919)
Book ID: 62135
The Diggers. The Australian in France. With An Introduction by The Rt. Hon. W.M. Hughes. London: Herbert Jenkins, 1919. First Edition. Pp,121. Red cloth boards, upper board ruled & lettered in black. Light soiling to boards, contents in very good condition.
MacGills’s account in nine chapters (intersperced with poetry) on the Australian perspective of their time spent on the Western Front in France.
“The imperishable deeds of the Commonwealth’s glorious soldiers, least of all the Australians, or Diggers, have carved for themselves a deep niche in the topmost towers of the Temple of the Immortals.”