Adventure in New Zealand, from 1839 to 1844 (Volume One only) With Some Account of the Beginning of the British Colonization of the Islands

By: Wakefield, Edward Jerningham

Price: NZ$120.00

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Book Condition: Poor with no dust jacket


Volume One only. Front board detached from text block. Spine mostly missing. Two preliminary leaves missing. Knock to page edges causing 3/8" tear in four leaves. Binding very shaky. 2" tear in title page. A rough copy. ; Volume One only. [title leaf], vii-x, 482 pages. Two preliminary leaves missing, including part of the contents. Half leather binding (disbound). "The work is full of minute incidents in the history of the settlements - natives, whalers, daily life, explorations, missionaries, and governent." - Hocken (1909). ; 8vo

Title: Adventure in New Zealand, from 1839 to 1844 (Volume One only) With Some Account of the Beginning of the British Colonization of the Islands

Author Name: Wakefield, Edward Jerningham

Categories: Category Available, test2,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1845

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Poor with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 5150