Sketches from Early New Zealand
Introduced by Laurie Barber
Some Nineteenth Century Engravings
Most of the materials was from The Illustrated London News, but also represented were The Saturday Magazine, The Pictorial Weekly, The Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News, The French L'Univers Illustre, and last but not least The Graphic.
Historian Laurie Barber has compiled a thoughtful commentary on the engravings selected for this book, quoting liberally from the source material. This splendid engravings combined with the commentaries of the day provide us with an intriguing glimpse of early New Zealand as the mother country saw us.
The printing of Pictures
The New Zealanders
From the Battle front
Settlement in the Northern Island
Settlement in the Southern Island
In Search of Gold
Sketches from the Antipodes
Large Hardback, 112 pages, First Edition 1985
Book is in very good Condition