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Lacking the folding map. Upper 1 1/2" of spine cloth missing. 1/2" missing at tail of spine. Cloth split along entire length of joints. Gutters split at hinges.; viii, 160 pages + frontispiece + folding table + 7 pages advertisements. Lacking the folding map. Brown cloth boards with blind stamped pattern on boards. Page dimensions: 172 x 105mm. "The following pages are for the most part the substance of information collecte from time to time during a residence of more than four years in New Zealand, for the use of friends who contemplated emigration to that country. My plan has been to obtain, as far as possible, the opinions of persons universally acknowledged to be well qualified to give advice on practical colonial questions [. . .]" - from the Preface, page v. [Bibliographical reference: Bagnall 4496 - "Description of Christchurch and environs, the climate, land regulations and sheep farming, typical stations with list of occupiers in appendices."]; 16mo 6" - 7" tall
Title: Letters From Canterbury, New Zealand.
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: London, Rivingtons: 1857
Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 19729