LAND OF STREAMS: Life In The Waimea County Province Of Nelson 1876-1976

By: Gregory, Kenneth

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143pp., locality map on front endpaper. Historic, candid b/w illustrations throughout. Book clean, square and tight. Leaves clean, unmarked. Duo-tone illustrated, pictorial, loose-plastic protected dustjacket has previously applied clear tape reinforcing on reverse, a small closed tear and edgewear on head, else good. This book is an account of the life of people living in the Waimea County from its inception in 1876 to the present day [1976]. Given the task of completing this book when the original compiler [Mrs. Jill Wall] died, the author has produced a good local history. Contents include: Introduction, County management, Livelihood, Communications, County home life, Young people, Society, Memorable occasions, Which way next, Appendices, more. Book weight approx. 320g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.

Title: LAND OF STREAMS: Life In The Waimea County Province Of Nelson 1876-1976

Author Name: Gregory, Kenneth

Categories: History - Local,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Nelson, New Zealand, Waimea County Council: 1976

Binding: Hard Cover + D/J [Oblong]

Book Condition: Very Good +

Jacket Condition: Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 000560

Keywords: New Zealand, Local History, Nelson, Waimea County, NOISBN