Best known as a local politician, Robert Holt Carpenter had a special affinity for books, working as a bookbinder and later a bookseller and collector.
Kōrero: Carpenter, Robert Holt
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Kathleen A. Coleridge. 'Carpenter, Robert Holt', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1990. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/mi/biographies/1c6/carpenter-robert-holt (accessed 9 August 2020)