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Piggy-Back Moon

Tuwhare, Hone

Published by Godwit (2001), Auckland, 2001
ISBN 10: 1869620771 / ISBN 13: 9781869620776
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Title: Piggy-Back Moon

Publisher: Godwit (2001), Auckland

Publication Date: 2001

Binding: Hardcover

Illustrator: Illustrated by Hotere, Ralph

Book Condition: Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

Edition: First Edition.


Owner's signature. Large price sticker from the University Book Shop (Dunedin) on rear panel of dust wrapper. "2001" written in ink on rear panel of dust wrapper. No tears in dustwrapper. Dustwrapper protected in archival mylar cover. ; 78 pages. Brown boards with gilt lettering on spine. An edition of 2000 numbered copies, this is copy number 953. With an introduction by Janet Hunt and a frontispiece illustration by Ralph Hotere. "Piggy-back Moon, the collection that results from Hone Tuwhare's term as Poet Laureate, celebrates a specific place and time - his home at Kaka Point in South Otago in his later years. // The poems are about the everyday matters of life: gathering food, eating, making love; about visiting sparrows and a passing cat." - from dust wrapper blurb. ; Te Mata Estate Poet Laureate 02; 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 6559

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