F. E. Renwick: The Ayrshire Association Prize Story. Craigelinn, Manukau in Manukau, Auckland for sale


Title page missing. [iv], 82, [1] pages + [4] pages advertisements. Moire pattern cloth limp wrappers with gilt title on front wrapper. 1/2"chip to cloth at head of spine. Edges of wrapper rubbed and worn. Moderate spots of foxing throughout. Staples rusting."Scottish story in dialect, the setting being events prior to the emigration to Otago. Hocken has pointed out that Mrs Pyke's maiden name was Renwick."- Bagnall 4742."Folk hae aften wondered what for out place is ca'd Craigielinn when it is maistly fine open land wi'no a craig or a linn on't. Weel we just gave it the name out o'richt'doun love and affection for the auld house at hame, where I was born and dwelt till the event happened that I hae set forth to relate [.]"; 8vo ; Signed by
F. E. Renwick
The Ayrshire Association Prize Story. Craigelinn
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Printed By"otago Daily Times"and Witness"Company, Dunedin
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2 - 5 days
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First edition
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Hard cover
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Renaissance Books
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New Zealand Literature Scottish Scotland