Author:Cruise, Richard A. (Major)

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New Zealand One Hundred Years Ago. Journal of a Ten Months' Visit

By: Cruise, Richard A. (Major)

Price: NZ$42.00

Publisher: Auckland, Brett Printing and Publishing: 1921

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13691

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Moderate fading to spine and boards. Previous owner's ex-libris label "J. K. Laing". ; A reprint of Cruise's 1823 "Journal of a Ten Months' Residence in New Zealand". 162 pages. Red cloth boards. Illustrated. Page dimensions: 190 x 139mm. Selected contents: Cannibalism; Massacre of Boyd; Hongi's Departure for England; Dress of New Zealanders; Brutal Treatment of Slaves; Maori Feast; Fortification of Pa; Operation of Tattooing; War Dances; Warlike Spirit; Plurality of Wives. ; 8vo View more info