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Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket
Staining to boards. 15mm chip to cloth at corner of front board. Chips to margins of folding maps. A couple of large losses to the folding tables on leaves 187-8 and 191-2 at the rear, with large loss of text from the tables on these two leaves. ; , ii, xix, , 192 pages + 7 plates + 7 folding colour maps + 1 folding plate of sections of Fox Glacier. Folding tables at rear on leaves within the pagination. Red cloth boards with gilt lettering. Page dimensions: 325mm x 205mm. The maps include: Fox Glacier; Map of Explorations - Western Otago by Thomas Mackenzie M.H.R. & W. S. Pillans in years 1894-95. Includes reports on: Improved-farm Settlements; Thermal Springs; Little Barrier And Resolution Islands; Explorations - Route Over Southern Alps, Fox Glacier, Cook's River District, Dusky Sound and Lake Manapouri. The illustrations include: The Spike on Copland Range, Westland; The Sugar Loaf, looking down Fox Glacier; Tangarakau Confluence, 86 miles up Wanganui River.