The Otago Provincial Government Gazette. Volumes I-VI

By: Provincial Government of Otago

Price: NZ$3,625.00

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Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket


2" splits to head and tail of joints on the first volume. Top 4" of spine detached and reglued on the second volume. Front hinge broken completely except at one cord on Volume 6, with text block almost completely separated from the front board.; Volumes 1 to 6 of the Gazette for the Provincial Government of Otago, New Zealand. These cover the period from December 1853 to December 1863. Runs of early volumes of the Otago Gazette are very uncommon on the market, perhaps appearing once every couple of decades. These volumes encompass the height of the Otago goldrush period during the early 1860s. A valuable primary source for the early history of Otago. Half-calf and marbled papered boards. Page dimensions: 326 x 222mm. The first six volumes of the gazette in four bound volumes, with the first of these bound volumes containing Volumes 1 through 3. Pagination: Volume 1 has complex pagination with each issue of the Gazette paginated individually. Volume 2: 108 pages. Volume 3: 338 pages. Volume 4: xii, 485, [1] pages. Volume 5: xii, 329, [1] pages. Volume 6: xxiii, [1], 604 pages. Printed on blue paper. Volume VI has a folding map of NW Otago by James Hector. ; 4to

Title: The Otago Provincial Government Gazette. Volumes I-VI

Author Name: Provincial Government of Otago

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Dunedin, Printed for the Provincial Government by Daniel Campbell: 1853-1864

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 10092