Adventure in New Zealand, from 1839 to 1844 (Volume One only) With Some Account of the Beginning of the British Colonization of the Islands

Wakefield, Edward Jerningham

Published by John Murray, London, 1845
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Title: Adventure in New Zealand, from 1839 to 1844 ...

Publisher: John Murray, London

Publication Date: 1845

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Poor

Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket

Edition: First Edition.


Volume One only. Front board detached from text block. Spine mostly missing. Two preliminary leaves missing. Knock to page edges causing 3/8" tear in four leaves. Binding very shaky. 2" tear in title page. A rough copy. ; Volume One only. [title leaf], vii-x, 482 pages. Two preliminary leaves missing, including part of the contents. Half leather binding (disbound). "The work is full of minute incidents in the history of the settlements - natives, whalers, daily life, explorations, missionaries, and governent." - Hocken (1909). ; 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 5150

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