The Misty Isle

By: Barrer, N. A. R.

Price: NZ$52.20

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Book Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


No signatures. A 1/2" chip in front panel of dust wrapper. Some <1" tears to margins of dust wrapper. Dust wrapper is price clipped. Dust wrapper protected in archival mylar cover.; 209, [2] pages + plates. Green boards with black lettering on spine. Page dimensions: 184 x 123mm. Principally the autobiographical reminscences of the author, who grew up in the Nelson / Marlbourgh region in the mid-20th century, with some notes on the earlier history of the area. Includes a short appendix on early Picton. Selected chapter titles: Brooklyn; Yachting and the Sounds; Homesteads in the Sounds; Early Church History; Wellington Girls' High School; Student Days at Canterbury College; Professors I Have Known; Hukarere Maori Girls' School, Napier.

Title: The Misty Isle

Author Name: Barrer, N. A. R.

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Christchurch, Whitcombe and Tombs: (1966)

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket

Seller ID: 12222