Booklet, The Southern Cross Sonnet Calendar

Kerr, Walter
Production date
Circa 1947

Object detail

Brief Description
A booklet titled: The Southern Cross Sonnet Calendar, by Walter Kerr. This booklet contains 52 sonnets on themes of nature and war, divided into chapters marked by the four seasons: Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter.

Written in pencil on the front cover is the following inscription: One time second master at Napier Boys High School. Handwritten on the inside of the front cover are the words: To Mr L Bestall Draper Napier August 1947. Glued to the inside of the back cover is an envelope containing another sheet of poetry.
Production date
Circa 1947
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Soft cover printed in brown ink on textured paper; printed in black ink on paper.
Height x Width: 180 x 122mm
To Mr L Bestall Draper Napier August 1947, Inscription, Handwritten
One time second master at Napier Boys High School, Inscription
Local Collection, Stamp
Two arrow stamp, Stamp
Hawke's Bay Art Society, Bookplate
Credit line
from the Russell Duncan Collection
Other number(s)
1833, Pams A2, 18259


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