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century of New Zealand novels a bibliography of the period 1861-1960. by James Alexander Scott Burns

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Published by Whitcombe & Tombs in Auckland .
Written in English


  • New Zealand fiction -- Bibliography.

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Edition Notes

LC ClassificationsZ4114.F5 B8
The Physical Object
Pagination26 p.
Number of Pages26
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5843487M
LC Control Number61066787

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New Zealand literature - New Zealand literature - Pakeha (European) literature: Modern discussions of New Zealand literature have not given much attention to the 19th century. Immigrant writers were Britishers abroad. Only those born in the “new” land could see it as New Zealanders; and even they, for most of the first years of settlement (–), had to . The first book was published in New Zealand in By the 20th century, authors were expanding their literary exploration into themes of land, geographical isolation and the emergence of national identity. Edmund Bohan is a historian and fiction writer. He has written extensively on 19th Century New Zealand political history, and he has a background as a professional touring singer. He has written novels for junior readers, in addition to a number of notable biographies and . "An extraordinary novel, real yet touched with magic, intellectually and emotionally satisfying." - Gordon McLauchlan. Mister Pip, the best selling New Zealand fiction book of , won the.

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