24754 WHITE, Patrick
THE TREE OF MAN.
Book Club Associates, London, 1974
8vo. small discrete bookplate to endpaper else Very Good in original hardcover in chipped now protected dust jacket.
Stan Parker, with only a horse and a dog for company journeys to a remote patch of land he has inherited in the Australian hills. Once the land is cleared and a rudimentary house built, he brings his wife Amy to the wilderness. Together they face lives of joy and sorrow as they struggle against the environment.