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NO ORDINARY SUN by  Hone Tuwhare - Paperback - Third Edition, 4th Impression  - 1982 - from Diversity Books and Biblio.com

NO ORDINARY SUN

by Tuwhare, Hone

Condition: Good+


Dunedin, New Zealand: John McIndoe, 1982. 47pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Art-illustrated ('Dark Mountain' [Putauaki] by Marilyn Webb) card wrapper lightly soiled and edgeworn only. A non-descript personal inscription in black felt pen on half-title page, else textblock unmarked. Hone Tuwhare (1922-2008) was a noted New Zealand poet of Maori-Scottish ancestry. Long admired and noted for his poetry, he was also an activist for his people and his poems generally reflected an earthy, working-class background. Contents include: Prelims., Foreword, numerous poems commencing with: 'Time and the Child', and closing with "A Burnt Offering to your Greenstone Eyes, Tangaroa'. Book weight approx. 100g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. . Third Edition, 4th Impression . Softcover. Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
  • Bookseller: Diversity Books AU (AU)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 013014
  • Title: NO ORDINARY SUN
  • Author: Tuwhare, Hone
  • Format/binding: Paperback
  • Book condition: Used - Good+
  • Edition: Third Edition, 4th Impression
  • Binding: Paperback
  • ISBN 10: 0908565364
  • ISBN 13: 9780908565368
  • Publisher: John McIndoe
  • Place: Dunedin, New Zealand
  • Date published: 1982
  • Keywords: Poetry, Poets, New Zealand, Maori Poets, Tuwhare, Hone, 1922-2008
  • Bookseller catalogs: Poetry;
  • Subjects: POETRY / General;
  • Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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