The New Zealand Reader prepared for use in the fifth and sixth standard classes

Reeves, Hon. William Pember (ed)


Publisher: Samuel Costall Government Printer
Place Published: Wellington
Date Published: 1895
Illustrator: b&w illustrations
Size: 12mo

Early New Zealand reader for 5th and 6th standard classes, produced under the direction of then Minister of Education William Reeves; maroon cloth boards with black titling and Southern Cross motif to front board and gilt titling to spine; selection of prose and poems on NZ subjects, including Captain Cook, Maori Arts, Milford Sound, The Treaty of Waitangi, etc; ornate endpapers; very occasional minor foxing, o.w. Very Good, unusual for old school readers which are often heavily marked; boards sunned to spine (no loss of text).

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