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The King Country; Or, Explorations in New Zealand. a Narrative of 600 Miles of Travel through Maoriland.

By: Kerry-Nicholls, J. H.

Price: NZ$180.00

Publisher: London, Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington: 1884

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 001625

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Spine faded. A couple of 1/4" tears to the cloth at the head of the spine. Minor soiling and a few small stains to cloth. Minor bruise to edge of front board near lower corner. Slight fraying to cloth at tips of corners. 1/8" chip to cloth at tail corner of front board. Owner's bookplate on front endpaper. Some splitting to gutters at endpapers. Some spotting to page edges. Moderate foxing and creasing and a couple of large 5" tears to the folding map.; Second edition, in the same year as the first edition. A third revised and enlarged edition was also published in 1884. xx, 379 pa... View more info

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The King Country; Or, Explorations in New Zealand. a Narrative of 600 Miles of Travel through Maoriland.

By: Kerry-Nicholls, J. H.

Price: NZ$215.00

Publisher: London, Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington: 1884

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 21388

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Small knock to lower corner of front board. Frontispiece pasted down onto the front free endpaper. A small 30mm tear to the folding map. Overall a nice copy of the enlarged third edition. ; Third edition, enlarged. Best edition. xx, 412 pages + 10 plates + large folding map + 32 pages advertisements + [2 (recto: colophon; verso: blank)] pages. Frontispiece within the pagination. 42 in-text illustrations Red cloth boards with gilt lettering and illustration on spine, gilt illustration and black lettering on front board. Contents: Contents: Introduction; The Frontier of the King Country; The K... View more info