[3 offprints by Colenso from Transactions of the New Zealand Institute, 1887]

By: Colenso, William

Price: NZ$75.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fair with No dust jacket as issued


3 offprints bound in one volume. Printed pink front wrapper. Later white rear wrapper. Later cloth tape on spine. Early ink inscription on front cover "Colenso (own copy)." The first offprint is [1 (blank)], 40-42 pages, "Art VIII - A Description of a new Species of Coccinella found in New Zealand". The second offprint is [1 (blank)], 188-254 pages. "Art. XXVII - On New Phaenogamic Plants of New Zealand". The third offprint is [1 (blank)], (418)-422 pages, "Art. XLIX - Ancient Tide-lore, and Tales of the Seam from the two Ends of the World. (Abstract).] Some loss to final leaf (pp. 421-422), with loss of text. Chips to margins of front wrapper. These are offprints rather than extracts, as each offprint has a blank page where in the Transactions themselves these blank pages are printed with the preceding articles.

Title: [3 offprints by Colenso from Transactions of the New Zealand Institute, 1887]

Author Name: Colenso, William

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Wellington, [Lyon & Blair]: [1888]

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Fair with No dust jacket as issued

Seller ID: 21723