New Zealand. Part I. Letters from the Bishop to the Society for the Propagation of the Gospel together with Extracts from his Visitation Journal, from July 1842, to January 1843.

By: [Selwyn, George A.]

Price: NZ$187.50

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Book Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Paper covers rubbed, with some loss at ends of paper spine. Faded "DUPLICATE COLL OFFICE" rubber stamp on front cover, and ink annotation "1334 Dup". A 1/2" tear to margin of the folding map. ; Third edition. 111 pages + folding frontispiece map. Original printed pink paper wrappers. Page dimensions: 164 x 102mm. Map of "Diocese of New Zealand" drawn and engraved by J. Archer, printed for the Society for the Propagation of the Gospel. This title is Number IV in the series "The Church in the Colonies" published by the Society for the Preservation of the Gospel. It is also Part One of Bishop Selwyn's five parts on New Zealand within that series (IV = NZ part I, VII = NZ part II, VIII = NZ part III, XII = NZ part IV, XX= NZ part V). This part covers: "Selwyn's arrival and establishment at Waimate; visits to Nelson, Wellington, Otaki, New Plymouth; the 1842/32 summer journey to Ahuriri, East Coast, and over the Raukumara to Tauranga" - Bagnall 5086. New Zealand history, 19th century. [Bibliographical reference: Bagnall 5088]

Title: New Zealand. Part I. Letters from the Bishop to the Society for the Propagation of the Gospel together with Extracts from his Visitation Journal, from July 1842, to January 1843.

Author Name: [Selwyn, George A.]

Categories: Other,

Publisher: London, The Society for the Propagation of the Gospel: 1847

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 18467