Ex-Libris, George Griffiths. Newspaper letter to the editor concerning the book pasted to the front free endpaper. 1 3/4" crease to margin of folding map. Some bumping to ends of spine. Some marking to dust wrapper spine. Rubbing to top edges of dust wrapper. 3/8" tear along top edge of front panel of dust wrapper. 1/8" tear along top edge of front panel of dust wrapper. Dust wrapper protected in archival mylar cover. ; xv, , 251 pages + plates + folding map. Blue cloth boards with black lettering. Page dimensions: 213mm x 130mm. Otago Centennial Historical Publications. ; 8vo. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Tuapeka The Land And Its People: A Social ...
Publisher: Otago Centennial Historical Publications
Publication Date: 1949
Book Condition: Good+
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description Capper Press 1977 (Reprint of the Otago Centennial Historical Publications 1949), 1977. Octavo, maroon boards with gilt lettering to spine, frontispiece folding map, xv + 251pp, illus, VG+ (owner's name in ink to fep, small crease to corner of frontispiece map,). Bookseller Inventory # 1c26a/42
Book Description Otago Centennial Historica Publications, New Zealand, 1949. Hb. Book Condition: VG. Dust Jacket Condition: VG. First Edition. Blue cloth cover, black titles with extremely faint small white spottings. Head & bottom of spine with thin creasing and light rubbing. Tiny faint rubbing to corner tips. Light foxing to head edge and very faint few only foxing to fore and bottom edge. Name/ address to fep. Quite clean content, b&w illustrations, binding tight. Fldg map at front clean & intact with small dog-ear to head corner 251p Dj: beige jacket with blue titles, soft dusting of soiling. Head & bottom spine with thin ceasing. Head & bottom flaps spine with tiny rubbed wear. Small price-cut to rear flap foot. Bookseller Inventory # 026864
Book Description Otago Centennial Historical Publications 1949, 1949. First edition, octavo, blue cloth boards with darker blue lettering to spine & front board, frontispiece folding map, xv + 251pp, illus, VG- (staining to lower 4cm of spine base & adjacent board edges, some tanning to page edges & eps, owner's name & address in ink to fep, two or three lines of underlining, sporadic light foxing) in d/w, VG- (ugly staining to base of spine, moderately heavy browning to spine & flap folds, closed tear to centre of spine, light creasing & nicks to spine extrems & edges). Bookseller Inventory # 2s13/40