Distant homes, or, The Graham family in New Zealand

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Griffith and Farran, (Successors to Newbery and Harris,) corner of St. Paul's Churchyard, 1862 - Brothers and sisters - 231 pages
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"A Swiss-Family-Robinson-like account of immigrant life in New Zealand based on letters written by Rev. W.J. Aylmer of Akaroa to England and worked up by the wife of Rev. Aylmer's cousin"--Bagnall.

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