Te Rou; Or, The Maori At Home

By: White, John

Price: NZ$79.75

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Ex-library. Old library rubber stamps partly erased from preliminary leaves, leaving abrasions. Front free endpaper and half-title page missing. Binding worn. Boards heavily rubbed with abrasions and chips to cloth. Splits to cloth along most of front joint. Losses to cloth at ends of spine. Hinges broken. Some foxing. Previous owner's signature and address on verso of frontispiece map. ; viii, 343 pages. Frontispiece map included within the pagination. Red cloth boards with gilt and black decoration. Page dimensions: 189mm x 127mm. Title continues, "A Tale, Exhibiting The Social Life, Manners, Habits, And Customs Of The Maori Race In New Zealand Prior To The Introduction Of Civilisation Among Them." [Bibliographical reference: Bagnall W6032: "A series of set pieces based on the life of a Maori tribe in the Hokianga region. Much on love, war and cannibalism, presented by named characters within a pattern of Victorian expression and convention [. . .]" ] ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall

Title: Te Rou; Or, The Maori At Home

Author Name: White, John

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Sampson Low, Marston, Low, And Searle: 1874

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 14985