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Title: Looking at New Zealand
Description: New Zealand, Whitcombe & Tombes. 1969, First Edition. (ISBN: 00000000000) Hard Cover with dust jacket, 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. "People and places, moments of history, Maori and local legend, contemporary changes in a fast developing country. The author describes the nerve-racking rail ride on the famed Denniston incline; he conveys the harshness of the work of muttonbirders on the Foveaux Strait islands; he tells of the modern 'Children of the Mist' - The Tuhoe people of the Urewera country; he recalls the roistering past of the Bay of Islands, the hardships of the Northland gumdiggers, the colourful era of the Wanganui River, the rigorous life of the high country sheepmen, the gold rush in Otago, the New Zealand Company and more." CONDITION Blue bds, clean and unworn, map eps, 240 pages with photo illus in colour and b/w. Bright and very crisp copy has only light toning to eps. DJ a little rubbed to edges and toned to inside front flap. #New Zealand History#. Very Good/Very Good.

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Price: US$ 16.00 Seller: Ariel Books
- Book number: 14206

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