Transactions And Proceedings Of The New Zealand Institute, 1870. Vol III

By: Hector, James (ed.); various contributors

Price: NZ$154.00

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Book Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Ex-Libris S J S Barker, with Ex Libris label pasted to front endpaper. Some foxing. Chip to paper on front cover. Chips to paper label on spine. Early owner's signature crossed out on front cover: "Major Heaphy VC". Charles Heaphy (1820-1881) was a New Zealand explorer, and "the first soldier of the New Zealand armed forces to be awarded the VC." [Reference: Wikipedia entry on Charles Heaphy, accessed July 2019.]; xvi, [2], 363, [1 (blank)], [1 (Errata)], [1 (blank)] pages + plates + folding maps and diagrams. Pink papered card coverss with cloth spine. Page dimensions: 247mm x 151mm. Selected contents: On The Structure And Habits Of The Huia by Walter Buller; Notes Upon A New Zealand Flesh-Fly; Notes On The Botany Of Certain Places In The Waikato District; Researches On The Absorptive Properties Of Platinum; On The Disposition Of Alluvial Deposits On The Otago Gold Fields; Notes On The Chatam Islands And Their Inhabitants; On The Analogy Between The Maori and Indo-European Languages. ; 8vo

Title: Transactions And Proceedings Of The New Zealand Institute, 1870. Vol III

Author Name: Hector, James (ed.); various contributors

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Wellington, George Didsbury, Government Printer: 1871

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 20920