Duperrey's Visit To New Zealand In 1824
No signatures. Staining and fading to 3" strip along head of front board and along 1/2 section at head of rear board. Rubbing to ends of dust wrapper spine. 3/8" tear at tail of front fold of dust wrapper. Dust wrapper protected in archival mylar cover. ; 125 pages + plates + large folding map at rear. Red cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Page dimensions: 246mm x 145mm. "The visit in 1824 to the Bay of Islands, New Zealand, of the French naval vessel La Coquille, commanded by Louis Isidor Duperrey, took place at a crucial time when the number of Europeans visiting the Bay was increasing just before missionary teaching became effective." - from the dust wrapper blurb. ; 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 9972
Title: Duperrey's Visit To New Zealand In 1824
Publisher: Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington
Publication Date: 1971
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Good
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