The Land Of The Lost A Tale Of The New Zealand Gum Country

By: Satchell, William

Price: NZ$32.20

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Ink stamp to front free endpaper. Some staining and marking to page edges. Rubbing to ends of dust wrapper spine. A couple of 1/8" tears along head of dust wrapper spine. Some browning and marking to reverse of dust wrapper. Dust wrapper protected in archival mylar cover. ; xxi, [1], 222 pages. Blue papered boards. Page dimensions: 215mm x 132mm. Edited and introduced by Kendrick Smithyman. "Between two and three hundred miles to the north of the city of Auckland stands a lonely inn. No other house is in sight, and the nearest building worthy of the name is removed from it a distance of seven miles. This inn, which, with that disregard of probabilites for which houses of entertainment are famous all the world over, is called 'The Scarlet Man,' stands in a hollow by the roadside among the undulations of an extensive gumfield." - the opening sentences. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall

Title: The Land Of The Lost A Tale Of The New Zealand Gum Country

Author Name: Satchell, William

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Auckland, Aucland University Press: (1971)

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good in Good+ dust jacket

Seller ID: 10144