* Rare * Herbert Meade New Zealand & The South Sea Islands With Coloured Maps


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Lieut Herbert Meade (Edited By His Brother) : A Ride Through The Disturbed Districts of New Zealand; together with some Account of The South Sea Islands with maps and Illustrations from the Author’s Sketches Second Edition Published By John Murray London 1871…. Scarce Title (see pictures) 

Condition Of Book: This is a Good Copy of this book in original green cloth with gilt embossed illustration of a an island to the front cover and with gilt title lettering in gilt to the spine of the book.This copy has NO previous names or inscriptions present.With b&w frontispiece present along with numerous engravings set within the text and with 2 coloured maps both present one of which is a large folding map of the Lake Districts in the Province of Auckland.The contents are pretty clean with some weakness at certain page gatherings and some wrinkling to some of the leaves within the book.There is an odd smudge and browning marks to the page margins within,light fraing to cloth at spine tips and corners knocked a little.Brown endpapers.A Fascinating work which described the end of the Waikato War and has some early and interesting information on the various tribed including Maori and the overall Geography of the region.Uncommon title 8vo 367 + 7pp index and Publisher’s 32 page catalogue at rear of the book.Second Edition [1871]    

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