Letters From Canterbury, New Zealand.

By: Paul, Robert Bateman

Price: NZ$81.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Lacking the folding map. Upper 1 1/2" of spine cloth missing. 1/2" missing at tail of spine. Cloth split along entire length of joints. Gutters split at hinges.; viii, 160 pages + frontispiece + folding table + 7 pages advertisements. Lacking the folding map. Brown cloth boards with blind stamped pattern on boards. Page dimensions: 172 x 105mm. "The following pages are for the most part the substance of information collecte from time to time during a residence of more than four years in New Zealand, for the use of friends who contemplated emigration to that country. My plan has been to obtain, as far as possible, the opinions of persons universally acknowledged to be well qualified to give advice on practical colonial questions [. . .]" - from the Preface, page v. [Bibliographical reference: Bagnall 4496 - "Description of Christchurch and environs, the climate, land regulations and sheep farming, typical stations with list of occupiers in appendices."]; 16mo 6" - 7" tall

Title: Letters From Canterbury, New Zealand.

Author Name: Paul, Robert Bateman

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Rivingtons: 1857

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 19729