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Whitcombe"s New Zealand in outline

Kenneth Brailey Cumberland

Whitcombe"s New Zealand in outline

a pictorial geography

by Kenneth Brailey Cumberland

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Published by Whitcombe & Tombs in Christchurch .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Kenneth B. Cumberland.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21086027M

WARNING! The in-house PDF rendering service has been independent open source renderer MediaWiki2LaTeX is available. For Help with downloading a Wikipedia page as a PDF, see Help:Download as PDF. Read this book on Questia. The drawings in text are by GEORGE WOODS, except in the following sections: The Face of the Land, The Writers of New Zealand, and fern decorations, byNANCY BOLTON; Manly and Womanly Sports, by A. S. designs on pp. and are from wood-engravings by E. MERVYN TAYLOR.

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