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Title: Singer in a Songless Land: A Life of Edward Tregear, 1846-1931
Description: Auckland, New Zealand, Oxford University Press. 1992, First Edition. (ISBN: 1869400585) Hard Cover with dust jacket, 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Edward Tregear 1846-1931 played a major role in the founding of modern New Zealand. Tregear was acclaimed as an international authority in Maori and Polynesian studies, and was also a poet, he also spent 20 years as the first Secretary of Labour until 1912 During this period and despite controversy, he was responsible for some of the most advanced labour legislation in the world. Copy belonged to his granddaughter. Daughter of his only Grandson Herbert Robinson. CONDITION Blue bds are clean and unworn apart front bumped top front cnr, 241 pages with b/w plates, granddaughters details in pencil to first blank along with name label, herald review of book laid in. Pages lightly toned to edges due to paper type, DJ has a short tear top rear o/w only very light handling signs. Very Good/Very Good. Signed Association Copy.

Keywords: New Zealand Sociology and Politics 1869400585

Price: US$ 25.00 Seller: Ariel Books
- Book number: 14674

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