A lively and personal narrative of pioneering settlement in remote South Westland, just north of Milford Sound. The author's father took his family to settle at Martins Bay in 1874 and she succeeds in conveying the reality of pioneering. Here is a story of hardship and endurance quite outside modern experience. The first printing. THIS COPY has a repaired tear to the back cover of the dust jacket.
Southland Historical Committee/ ODT, Dunedin, 1947. Hardback with dust jacket. 116 pages. SECONDHAND