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Title:Under the Nor'west Arch - A High Country Story
Reed, 1970. Signed by Grace Porter. Dustwrapper has chips and tears at extremities. Previous owner's name inside. Here is a lively, down-to-earth, account of a townie couple who in 1940 decided to live on a high country station in the Canterbury foothills to the Southern Alps. They quickly adapted to the life and remained there for 30 years. Here they recount experiences, incidents and anecdotes --- of isolation, harsh winters, hot summers. farm-life, hunting and fishing and the many characters who frequent the high country. Ted's lake and river fishing expertise led to friendships with US Deep Freeze officers and these enabled him to visit Antarctica three times.
Second hand Hardback