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1 Mackenzie, Peter (Mrs) [Alice Mckenzie] Pioneers of Martins Bay: The Story of New Zealand's Most Remote Settlement
Christchurch Whitcombe and Tombs (1952) Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Blank corner clipped from front free endpaper and half-title page. Includes fragment only of the dust-jacket (chipped rear panel and rear flap). ; 1952 "New Revised Edition". xiii, (xiv-xvi), 129 pages + frontispiece + 28 illustrations on 8 plate leaves. 2 full page maps. Brown cloth boards. Page dimensions: 217 x 135mm. "Martin's Bay, north of Milford Sound at the mouth of the Hollyford river, was the most isolated settlement in New Zealand when Alice McKenzie's parents took their young family there in 1876." Contents: Preface; The Martins Bay District; Explorers and Prospectors; My Parents Go Down the Coast; At Jamestown; Tales of Jamestown; The Webb Family; The Robertson Family and Others; Big Bay; Journeys and Absences; The Pyke River Tragedy; My First Crossing to Queenstown; Hermits of the Sounds; Between Martins Bay and Milford; Family Matters; Marriages; Boating Adventures; Later Events and People; A Trip to the Southern Islands; Martins Bay Revisited; Appendix A: Early History of Martins Bay; Appendix B: The Martins Bay Settlement; Appendix C: The Martins Bay Tracks. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 32.40 NZD
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