The Amazing Career of Edward Gibbon Wakefield

By: Harrop, A. J.

Price: NZ$65.25

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Previous owner's signature. Some foxing to page edges and to dustjacket. Dustjacket protected in mylar cover. Some small 1/4" tears to margins of dustjacket. Overall a nice copy of this title.; 253, [2] pages + frontispiece. Red cloth boards with black lettering on spine. Page dimensions: 184 x 124mm. Contents: Preface; Early Years; The Turner Abduction; Trial of the Wakefields; Newgate; The Two Systems; Founding South Australia; The Problem of New Zealand; The Durham Report; The Race for New Zealand; Conciliating 'Mr. Mother Country'; In Canada Again; War with Stanley; An Elizabethan Enterprise; A Colonist Himself; The Last Fight; The Man and his Work; A Debt to Pay; Extracts from 'A Letter from Sydney'; Bibliography; Index. [Bibliographical reference: Bagnall H383]. ; 8vo

Title: The Amazing Career of Edward Gibbon Wakefield

Author Name: Harrop, A. J.

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin: 1928

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 17155

Keywords: New Zealand History Biography