The Amazing Career of Edward Gibbon Wakefield

Harrop, A. J.

Published by George Allen & Unwin, London, 1928
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Title: The Amazing Career of Edward Gibbon ...

Publisher: George Allen & Unwin, London

Publication Date: 1928

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

Edition: First Edition.


Previous owner's signature. Some foxing to page edges and to dustjacket. Dustjacket protected in mylar cover. Some small 1/4" tears to margins of dustjacket. Overall a nice copy of this title.; 253, [2] pages + frontispiece. Red cloth boards with black lettering on spine. Page dimensions: 184 x 124mm. Contents: Preface; Early Years; The Turner Abduction; Trial of the Wakefields; Newgate; The Two Systems; Founding South Australia; The Problem of New Zealand; The Durham Report; The Race for New Zealand; Conciliating 'Mr. Mother Country'; In Canada Again; War with Stanley; An Elizabethan Enterprise; A Colonist Himself; The Last Fight; The Man and his Work; A Debt to Pay; Extracts from 'A Letter from Sydney'; Bibliography; Index. [Bibliographical reference: Bagnall H383]. ; 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 17155

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