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Mr & Mrs U** The Story of a High Country Marriage in Early Canterbury Audrey Adams
PB large Size 2007 Edition 295 pages brilliant overall condition, although DW cover slight rubbed, marked, bumped shelf wear, secondhand book, this is a carefully selected pre-loved book.
Awesome, insightful, extremely informative covering wide range & variety aspects & issues early years in New Zealand. From letters home to Shropshire England 1865 - 1902 Everard Upton & his wife Eunice speak of the tribulations & pleasures of life on remote high country sheep stations in the early years of European settlement of Canterbury. Thomas Everard Upton is already immortalised in New Zealand literature by Lady Barker in her classic books Station Life & Station Amusements in New Zealand as the kind & most good natured Mr.U the gentleman cadet. Everard went on to manage High Peak Station with Eunice developing a close association with owner Sir John Cracroft Wilson & his wife. Letters vividly describe life, work & raising children in Canterbury high country pioneering settlement. Plus marriage history which had an ignominious end. Mr & Mrs will be of great interest to family historians - a virtual who's who of Canterbury appears throughout the narrative. Detailed information & many illustrations will also appeal to social historians descriptively telling of early life in Canterbury, & lots more, well illustrated
Farming, Rural history,
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