Book, New Zealand Past and Present

Production date
1880

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About this object
The book titled: New Zealand Past and Present was written by James Buller.

The contents give a general description of New Zealand, its progress, history, towns and districts, Māori, missionaries, and suitability for emigration. At the end is an appendix of land regulations. There is a map of New Zealand and 16 illustrations.
Edition/State/Version
First edition
Production place
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Maroon cloth hard cover with embossed printing in black and gold, printed on paper with black ink.
Measurements
Height x Width x Depth/Length: 188 x 132mm
Signature/Inscription
Ko te Matauranga te Kaha Russell Duncan, Bookplate, Handwritten
Hawkes Bay Art Society, Bookplate, Printed
Stamp of two opposing arrows from Russell Duncan's bookplate., Stamp, Stamp
Edward Grey
Tottenham
Decr (December) 1906, Inscription, Handwritten
Credit line
from the Russell Duncan Collection
Other number(s)
919.31 Bul, 746, 28736

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