The City of the Strait - Wellington and its Province - A Centennial History

By: Mulgan, Alan

Price: NZ$79.75

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Book Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


Foxing to top page edges. 1962 newspaper obituary column clipping for the author pasted to front endpaper. Fading and foxing to dust-jacket. A 12mm tear at head of dust-jacket spine. Dust-jacket protected in archival mylar cover. ; [12], 349, [1(blank)] pages + frontispiece + plates + map on rear endpaper. Green cloth boards with gilt lettering and rule on spine. Page dimensions: 211 x 134mm. "He describes how the settlers landed at Petone beach and then moved to Te Aro and Thorndon and founded Wellington on its present site, and how the settlement spread to Wanganui, the Wairarapa, the Manawatu, Rangitikei and the Lower West Coast." - from dust-jacket blurb. [Reference: Bagnall M2138 - "A popular account of Wellington's first century and, to date, the only rounded treatment of the subject."]

Title: The City of the Strait - Wellington and its Province - A Centennial History

Author Name: Mulgan, Alan

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Wellington, A. H. & A. W. Reed: 1939

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket

Seller ID: 21434