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1 Auckland University College Auckland University College 1950 Capping Book
Auckland Auckland University College 1950 First Edition Softcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
48 pages. Illustrated. Includes advertisements, and list of graduands for 1950. Page dimensions: 247 x 186mm. Banned issue of the Auckland University Capping Book for 1950. The issue was banned by the Executive of the Students' Association - "it feels that the majority of the students and the public would not approve of the tone of the publication, which it considers to be unsuitable for general distribution." Of the 5,000 copies printed, around 1,000 were sold, and the remainder destroyed. This copy includes several newspaper clippings relating to the banning of this issue, and the "Crude and Gross" antics of Auckland University students. Wrappers protected in loose-fitting clear plastic jacket.; 4to 
Price: 74.25 NZD
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