New Zealand

By: Kennedy, Alexander

Price: NZ$174.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good with No dust jacket as issued


Staining to boards. Rodent nibbling to fore edges of boards, mainly on front board. Some creasing to the folding map. 40mm cut in margin of folding map. Ex likbris bookplate with boar heads and Latin motto "Nisi Dominus Frustra". Illegible signature on front free endpaper, dated Auckland 1874. ; Uncommon. x, 171, [1 (blank)] pages + folding hand-coloured map frontispiece (New Zealand) + 32 pages advertisements. Blind-stamped maroon cloth baords with gilt lettering and decoration on spine. Page dimensions: 189 x 125mm. [Reference: Bagnall 2976 - "Largely a summary of history to early 1850s with emphasis on work of Governors, Maori relations, the wars of the 1840s and, in the last chapter, extracts from narrative of his Waikato journey [. . .]; Hocken p. 285 - "Reminiscences of 30 years, and from the foundation of the colony, chiefly in Auckland. Personal references to Pompallier, Selwyn, Busby, Dr. Martin, Owen Stanley, and others. Pheasants were introduced by Mr. W. Brown, in 1848. Discusses policy of the early Governors. Heke's war."]

Title: New Zealand

Author Name: Kennedy, Alexander

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green, and Co.: 1873

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good with No dust jacket as issued

Seller ID: 21964

Keywords: New Zealand History