Remarks on the Past and Present State of New Zealand, its Government, Capabilities, and Prospects; with A Statement of the Question of the Land-Claims, and Remarks on The New Zealand Company;

By: Brodie, Walter

Price: NZ$337.50

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Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Tears to cloth along spine and joints. 60mm piece of spine cloth nearly detached. Internally very good. ; Title continues: "also, A Description (never before published) of its Indigenous Exports, and Hints on Emigration, The Result of Five Years' Residence in the Colony." vii, [1], 171 pages. Original brown blind-stamped cloth boards with gilt title on spine. Page dimensions: 222 x 138mm. [Reference: Bagnall 677 - "An interesting potpourri by an early settler (1839-1844) with land interests in Doubtless Bay and the Bay of Islands [. . .] A hopeful prognosis of the value of possible export flax, dyes, whale oil, etc. [. . . ] A visit to the hot lakes - vague and not necessarily his own account, with Maori legends in appendix."] ; 8vo

Title: Remarks on the Past and Present State of New Zealand, its Government, Capabilities, and Prospects; with A Statement of the Question of the Land-Claims, and Remarks on The New Zealand Company;

Author Name: Brodie, Walter

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Whittaker and Co.: 1845

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 11878