New Zealand farm and station verse, 1850-1950.
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New Zealand farm and station verse, 1850-1950.

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Published by Whitcombe & Tombs in [Christchurch] .
Written in English


  • New Zealand poetry.,
  • Country life -- New Zealand -- Poetry.

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Edition Notes

StatementWith an introd. by L.J. Wild.
The Physical Object
Pagination201 [1] p.
Number of Pages201
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22920317M

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