By: Brereton, Cyprian Bridge (Lt. Col.)
Wellington, A. H. & A. W. Reed: (1947)
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: 21979
Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket
Some foxing to page edges. Lacking the dust-jacket.; This copy signed by the author on the title page. 176 pages + frontispiece + 13 illustrations on 5 plate leaves. Maps on endpapers. Brown cloth boards with black lettering on spine. Page dimensions: 180 x 119mm. An account of early pioneer days in the 19th century in the Ngatimoti district of Nelson, New Zealand. "Adventures in Maori-built canoes (their only means of transport), bushfires and floods, cattle mustering in the hills, simple pleasures and jaunts to town [. . .]" - from dustjacket blurb. View More...