Reminiscences of Arthur Dudley Dobson - Engineer - 1841-1930

By: Dobson, Arthur Dudley

Price: NZ$94.25

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Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Previous owner's signature dated Xmas 1930. Some foxing.; Second edition. 225 pages + frontispiece + 14 illustrations on 7 leaves. Red cloth boards with black lettering on spine and front board. Page dimensions: 185 x 122mm. An account of the author's experiences and work in New Zealand from the 1860's to 1880's. Dobson was born in 1841. Contents: Early Life; Return to New Zealand; In North Canterbury; West Coast Survey; Commencement of Work; The Fate of Mr. Townsend; West Coast Survey (continued); Traverse of the Coast; River Surveys; Terapuhi; West Coast Road; Rivers; Work in Nelson District; Country Work; Nelson and West Coast; Nelson and West Coast (cont'd); Nelson and West Coast (cont'd); Nelson and West Coast (cont'd); Work in Canterbury; England Re-visited; Return to the Colonies; Experience in Sydney; Return to New Zealand; Index.

Title: Reminiscences of Arthur Dudley Dobson - Engineer - 1841-1930

Author Name: Dobson, Arthur Dudley

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Christchurch, Whitcombe and Tombs: 1930

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 20369