Narrative of a Residence in Various Parts of New Zealand. Together with a Description of the Present State of the Company's Settlements

By: Heaphy, Charles

Price: NZ$58.00

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Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Previous owner's pencil signature. Dust-jacket protected in archival mylar cover. ; Facsimile reprint of the 1842 edition. viii, 142 pages + [6] pages advertisements. Black boards with gilt lettering on spine. Page dimensions: 193mm x 120mm. "This book, a true facsimile of the original edition of 1842, is among the earliest descriptions of the country immediately after its opening to planned settlement. It was written by the gifted and energetic artist-draughtsman of the New Zealand Company, and contains informative accounts of the land, including the Chatham Islands, and its natural resources, the various settlements and the Maori people." - from the dust wrapper blurb.

Title: Narrative of a Residence in Various Parts of New Zealand. Together with a Description of the Present State of the Company's Settlements

Author Name: Heaphy, Charles

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Dunedin, Hocken Library: (1968)

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket

Seller ID: 20155