A small, 224 page book. Front cover features a linear profile drawing of a wreathed ancient athlete. At the upper right corner are the Olympic rings. Inscription reads: 'OFFICIAL/guide/XVI OLYMPIAD, MELBOURNE, 1956'. Features: a history of the Games - ancient and modern; Olympic records; names, locations, and diagrams of, and programmes for every 1956 Olympic venue; and much tourism information.
0 - Whole: H: 135 W: 108 D: 9mm (H: 5 5/16 W: 4 1/4 D: 3/8")
Organising Committee for the Games of the XVIth Olympiad, Melbourne 1956
Melbourne Junior Chamber of Commerce
Wes Walters; 1928; 19 Aug 2014
Robinson Process Engravers Pty. Ltd.