Title: The Maori People and Us
Publisher: Maori Purposes Fund Board / A. H. & A. W. Reed (1948), Wellington
Publication Date: 1948
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good-
Edition: First Edition.
A couple of 1/2" chips at ends of dust wrapper spine. Dust wrapper protected in archival mylar cover. ; Loosely included is an 11 line manuscript letter from the publisher A. H. Reed to Mr Aubin thanking him for his review of the book - "Such a review is a real contribution to promoting tolerant and happy relations between the races." 232 pages. Red cloth boards. This copy inscribed by the author on the front endpaper: "To John K. Grace, Esq with the compliments of the author 20th July 1948". Contents: Foreword; Preface; Maori Society; Characteristics; Land Customs; Chieftainship; The Coming of the Pakeha; Land and the Pakeha; Waitara and War; Confiscation; The Years After; The Years After (continued); Today and the Future; Glossary; Index. ; 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 11823
This bookseller accepts the following methods of payment:
AbeBooks Bookseller Since: 06 June 2002
Malcolm Moncrief-Spittle, trading as Renaissance Books. Contact details: Renaissance Books, 271 High St, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand. Phone: +64 3 4719294. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: www.renaissancebooks.co.nz. GST #39 820 209. Terms of Sale: All books may be returned within 14 days of receipt for a full refund of the book price, not including shipping. Return shipping also refunded where books are not as described.
Orders usually ship within 2 business days. On heavy books or sets of books, we
find it more convenient to include extra shipping costs within the listed price of
the book. Hence no additional postage other than our standard fixed shipping
charges quoted at checkout will be required on such items.
Store Description: We are a home based business located in Dunedin, in the South Island of New Zealand. We have over 6000 rare and out-of-print books in stock. Some of our specialties: ¿Tibet and Central Asia ¿Travel and Exploration ¿Aotearoa / New Zealand History ¿Military ¿Maori Language, History and Culture ¿Maori Bibles and Prayer Books ¿Literature ¿Hone Tuwhare ¿Janet Frame ¿Gold Mining in New Zealand