The Founders of Canterbury Volume I

Author(s): Edward Gibbon Wakefield


The Founders of Canterbury Volume I.  Being Letters from the Late Edward Gibbon Wakefield to the late John Robert Godley, and to other well-known helpers in the Foundation of the Settlement of Canterbury in New Zealand.

This copy has been rebound in maroon boards with leather&gilt titling on the spine.  Original covers worn and soiled.  Foxing of title page and early pages.  Small note from publisher reading 'The Editor, finding the Subscription would not cover the cost of printing, has determined to present the Subscribers with the valuable matter itself, so that they can bind it or not at their pleasure.' Contains a complete list of subscribers.

Product Information

General Fields

  • : CIR1617074735
  • : Stevens and Co.
  • : January 1868
  • : Christchurch
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Edward Gibbon Wakefield
  • : Hardback
  • : 352