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The story of the colourful Monckton family in NZ

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  • Closed: Thu 4 Feb 2010, 9:40 am
Listing #: 268389887
The Colonial One Lorna Monckton of Newstead
by Dorothea Joblin

First edition 1975 published by Whitcombe & Tombs Christchurch

237 pages. Hard cover. 220mm by 142mm.

Contents in excellent clean condition
Boards are in excellent condition. Green boards with red title
Jacket in good condition (Would be very good but three tears at the top)

B/W photos. Map. Genealogical tables.

The story of the colourful Monckton family in New Zealand. Frederick Monckton, landowner from Kent, arrived in Wellington with his family in 1884.
In recording her full life's story with wit and accuracy, Dorothea Joblin has also produced a colourful portrait of a spectacular family, set in a colonial era not often explored by contemporary New Zealand authors.

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  • Seller allows pick-ups
  • Seller location: Christchurch City, Canterbury, NZ

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Closes: Thu 4 Feb, 9:40 am. 2010