Captain William Hobson - First Governor of New Zealand

By: Scholefield, Guy H.; Foreword by Sir Apirana T. Ngata

Price: NZ$75.00

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Book Condition: Good with No dust jacket as issued


Ex-library. Library stamps and markings. Library rubber stamp on each plate. 20mm tear and 6mm chip to cloth at head of spine. ; 227, [1] pages + frontispiece + 10 illustrations on 8 plates (including one double page plate) + 1 folding map. Red cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Page dimensions: 221 x 136mm. Contents: The Hobsons in Ireland; First Years at Sea; With Napoleon to St. Helena; Piracy in the West Indies; The Cruise of the Rattlesnake; The State of New Zealand, 1837; Appointed Consul and Lieutenant-Governor; Arrival in New Zealand; The Treaty of Waitangi; A Historic Korero; Sickness and Intrigue; The Cruise of the Herald; The French in New Zealand; Anxious Days at Akaroa; The 'Republic; at Port Nicholson; The Founding of Auckland; Stormy Days; Hobson's Last Months; Social Life at Government House; A Monument of Achievement; Appendixes; Bibliography; Index.

Title: Captain William Hobson - First Governor of New Zealand

Author Name: Scholefield, Guy H.; Foreword by Sir Apirana T. Ngata

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: [London], Oxford University Press: 1934

Book Condition: Good with No dust jacket as issued

Seller ID: 21714