Rolls, Eric. A Celebration of Food & Wine: of fruit, of vegetables, of vulgar herbs of sugar & spice. University of Queensland Press: St Lucia, Queensland, Australia 1997. 4to HC Pict Bds 172pp VG/-
Eric Rolls (1923-2007) was born in Northern New South Wales. He farmed his own land, first at Boggabri, then at Baradine. His published work included collections of poetry and children's books. He spent six years researching and writing A Million Wild Acres, for which he was awarded the Age Book of the Year Award in 1981. He was a Fellow of the Australian Academy of the Humanities.