Romance and Reality of Antipodean life in the infancy of a new colony. Early colonial Auckland, Manukau and Hauraki Gulf. Travels amongst the Maori. This is the first edition, in a colonial binding, by Wilson and Horton in Auckland (ticket at front). Former owner name in India ink to half title dated 1899. This has a woodcut frontis. instead of a photo sometimes called for. Very mild foxing. A tidy copy.
Williams and Norgate, London, 1881. Hardback. xii 359 pages. SECONDHAND