The Pamphlet Collection of Sir Robert Stout: Volume 63
Works on New Zealand
Works on New Zealand,
Recently Published by
Smith, Elder and Co.,
In Demy 8vo. with a Map and Plates. Fifth Edition, price 3s. cloth.
An Account of the Settlements of
The New Zealand Company,
From Personal Observations during a residence there.
By the Hon. Henry William Petre.
"This is a valuable contribution to our sources of information respecting New Zealand, and the best proof of the Author's very favourable opinion of the country, is his making immediate arrangements to return there as a Colonist."
Just Published, Price 2s. 6d. cloth,
Narrative of a Residence
In Various Parts of
Together with a Description of the Present State of the
By Charles Heaphy.
"Of all the little Works about the New Zealand Settlements, Mr. Heaphy's will best tell the enquirer, 'What they are like.' "—Spectator.
Just Published, price 1s. Sewed.
Settlement of New Plymouth, New Zealand.
Comprising Letters from Settlers there, with an Account of its General Products, Agricultural and Commercial Capabilities, &c. Illustrated with Woodcuts.page break
Works on New Zealand,
In Demy 8vo. Price 3s. 6d. sewed.
New Zealand Described.
By John Dunmore Lang, D.D., Principal of the Australian College, and Senior Minister of the Church of Scotland in New South Wales.
"To persons who may have formed an idea of betaking themselves to this new asylum, we earnestly recommend Dr. Lang's Book, a seasonable, authentic, and highly useful pamphlet."—Times.
Now ready, in Post 8vo. with Maps and Plates. Price 8s. cloth,
New Zealand, South Australia, and New South Wales.
A Record of Recent Travels in these Colonies, with especial reference to Emigration, and the Advantageous employment of Labour and Capital. By R. G. Jameson, Esq. Surgeon Superintendent of Emigrants to Australia, &c.
"One of the most intelligent accounts of New Zealand and Australia that has yet appeared."—Colonial Gazette.
"Those persons who intend to settle in either of the places which Mr. Jameson reats of, will certainly be made familiar through the medium of his book with many hings which they might otherwise only acquire at the expense of a long and dearly ought experience."—Globe.
Recently published in Foolscap 8 Vo. with a Map and Outline Chart.
Fourth Edition. Price 2s. sewed.
Information Relative to New Zealand,
Compiled for the Use of Colonists. By John Ward, Esq. Secretary to the New Zealand Company.
Also by the same Author. Price 2s. sewed.
Supplementary Information Relative to New Zealand,
Comprising Dispatches and Journals of the Company's Officers in New Zealand, with Descriptions of the Natives, the State of Society, and the Agricultural and Commercial capabilities of eth Country.
Small 8vo. Price 1s. stitched.
The Present State, Resources, and Prospects of New Zealand.
By Edward Campbell.
"This is the best Tract that has yet appeared concerning these Settlements; it is short yet full of information, and written with the strictest impartiality. His picture of the Natives is extremely accurate and valuable."—page break
Published by Smith, Elder and Co.
Views, Plans, Etc.
Just published, price 2s. 6d. tinted, or 5s. beautifully coloured after nature.
A View of Nelson Haven in Tasman's Gulf,
Including Part of the Site of the Intended
Town of Nelson.
Also, uniform with the above.
A View of Part of the Town of Wellington,
Looking towards the South East, and comprising one-third of the Water Frontage.
"These splendid views are exquisitely drawn on stone by T. Allom, from original paintings made in November, by C. Heaphy, draftsman to the New Zealand Company, and convey a faithful and most complete idea of the general scenery of this most beautiful and interesting country."—London Review.
Just published, price 3s. plain, &—5s. coloured, with a descriptive Key,
A Large View of Lambton Harbour in Port Nicholson,
New Zealand, comprehending the Water Frontage of The Town of Wellington; beautifully executed in Tinted Lithography, from the Original Drawing by C. Heaphy, Draftsman to the New Zealand Company.
Price 3s. plain and 5s. coloured.
A Large View of Mount Egmont;
Taken from the North Shore of Cook's Straits, New Zealand; the foreground shewing the Natives burning off Wood for Potato Grounds. Executed in the highest style of Tinted Lithography by T. Allom, from a Drawing by Charles Heaphy.
Just published, price 5s. coloured.
A Large Panoramic View of the
New Plymouth Settlement
In the District of Taranake, New Zealand, taken from the Anchorage Bay, shewing the range of the Houses recently Built by the Natives in anticipation of the arrival of Emigrants.—From a Drawing taken on board the "Brougham," by Geo. Duppa, Esq.page break
Works on New Zealand, Etc.
On a large Imperial Folio sheet. Price 5s. coloured.
A Complete Plan of
The Town of Wellington,
The First and Principal Settlement of the New Zealand Company. By Captain W. Smith, Surveyor-General.
"This is one of the most beautifully executed Plans of a Town we have ever seen, exhibiting the natural features' of the surface, such as Hill and Dale. Every Town-Acre is marked with a double set of Figures shewing the original numbers in the Surveyor-General's Plan, and also the positions of the respective Allotments, selected in the order of choice as drawn at the ballot in England, by which Proprietors of Land in this favoured spot may see at a glance the exact position of their respective Locations, and also that of their friends.
"The extent of Land around the Town, reserved for Parks and Public purposes, with the Native and Church Reserves, are also distinguished."
Just Published in Imperial folio. Price 3s.
A Comprehensive Plan of
The Harbour of Port Nicholson,
With its various Bays, Islands, and Soundings, shewing also the relative positions of the Town and Country Sections for several miles round the Town of Wellington, and distinguishing the Rivers and state of the Soil, &c. throughout the respective districts.
By W. M. Smith, Surveyor-General.
"This is truly a comprehensive and highly interesting Map, and beautifully executed. The whole of the Allotments in this valuable and extensive tract of country are clearly pointed out and distinguished by Numbers which at once shew the Estates of the various proprietors."
Just published, price 1s. 6d. in sheet; and 2s. 6d. in cass, coloured,
A Map of New Zealand.
A complete Map of the Islands of New Zealand, brought down to the Present Time, from the Government and other recent Surveys, and including the various Settlements of the New Zealand Company; engraved from the large Map of New Zealand. By J. Arrowsmith.
Price 1s. 6d. in a sheet, and 2s. 6d. in case, coloured,
Map of Australia and New Zealand,
With The Adjacent Islands,
Brought down to the present period. By John Arrowsmith,
Smith, Elder and Co., Cornhill, London.