Tuwharetoa - The History of the Maori People of the Taupo District

By: Grace, John Te H.

Price: NZ$165.00

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Book Condition: Very Good in Poor dust jacket


Previous owner's marginalia on front endpaper and on rear flap of dust-jacket. Previous owner's signature. Dust-jacket is separated into two pieces along spine, and with large pieces missing from head of dust-jacket spine and margins of dust-jacket. Dust-jacket is price-clipped. Dust-jacket protected in archival mylar cover. ; 567 pages + frontispiece + plates. Light brown cloth boards. Page dimensions: 247mm x 152mm. Maps on endpapers. Includes genealogical tables on pages 539-546. "Few could be better equiped and none could have a better right to pen this history than Mr J. H. Grace. He is the issue of the high chiefly line of Ngati Tuwharetoa and the grandson of a notable missionary whose influence enriched the tribe, and whose counsel did much to preserve them in a time of acute crisis for the whole Maori race." - from the dust-jacket blurb.

Title: Tuwharetoa - The History of the Maori People of the Taupo District

Author Name: Grace, John Te H.

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Wellington, A. H. & A. W. Reed: (1959)

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Poor dust jacket

Seller ID: 21178