Ex-library. Library stamps and markings. Covers laminated in clear plastic.; vii, , 336 pages. Page dimensions: 237 x 173mm. Illustrated. New Zealand scientists' biography, natural history, gentlemen naturalists.; 4to. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Scholars & Gentlemen Both: G. M. & Allan ...
Publisher: Royal Society of New Zealand
Publication Date: 2002
Book Condition: Very Good-
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description Royal Society of New Zealand, Wellington, 2002. Soft cover. Book Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. By Ross Galbreath. Scholars & Gentlemen Both: G. M. & Allan Thomson in New Zealand Science & Education. Softcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Small neat pen inscrition to the title page. First Edition Published By The Royal Society of New Zealand 2002. GM Thomson , the father, was one of the foremost of New Zealand's 19th century gentleman naturalists, and a man of extraordinary drive. It was a great day in 1904 when Allan Thomson won selection as New Zealand's first Rhodes Scholar and looked set for a brilliant career.But fate intervened. Bookseller Inventory # 016472