Catlins Pioneering

By: Tyrrell, A. R

Price: NZ$60.90

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Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Previous owner's inscription. No tears to dust-jacket. Dust-jacket protected in archival mylar cover. ; 164 pages. Blue imitation leather boards with gilt lettering on spine. Page dimensions: 259 x 191mm. Illustrated endpapers. New Zealand regional history. Contents: Moas and Maoris; Exploration and Pioneering; Catlins Shipping; Catlins River Branch Railway; Owaka and the Catlins; Valley Communities; Bush Farming; Sawmilling; Catlins Character; The Catlins Today. Appendices: Placenames in the Catlins; Shipwrecks; Post Offices; Schools and Dairy Factories; Churches and Public Services; Sawmills. Maps; Bibliography; Index; Acknowledgements. "Most New Zealanders think of the Catlins these days as one of the country's last areas of scenic beauty and spiritual retreat, and it is probably most widely known for the charming waterfalls, and the striking bush and coastal photographs so frequently seen in guides and on calendars."

Title: Catlins Pioneering

Author Name: Tyrrell, A. R

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Dunedin, Otago Heritage Books: (1989)

ISBN Number: 0908774168

ISBN Number 13: 9780908774166

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket

Seller ID: 18628