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$90.00
1t5a/29

Ethnology of Easter Island


A Bishop Museum Press Reprint

METRAUX, ALFRED

Small quarto, illus light card covers with black lettering to white spine, vii + 439pp, illus, VG (light soiling to covers, light soiling & tanning to page edges)

PUBLISHER: Bernice P Bishop Museum Bulletin 150 1971

KEYWORDS: Alfred Metraux Easter island ethnology anthropology geography meteoroloy history

$12.00
xxscv89707

Going To Extremes


Mud, Sweat and Frozen Tears

MIDDLETON, NICK

softcover octavo (nr fine); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs.

PUBLISHER: Pan 2003

KEYWORDS: specials Nick Middleton travel exploration siberia geography

$45.00
1t5b/18

A Continent on the Move: New Zealand Geoscience into the 21st Century


GRAHAM, IAN J. (ed.)

first edition, ex library, oblong quarto, frontispiece, ix + 377pp, illus, VG (usu library markings, d/w fixed to board with tape) in d/w (usu library markings)

PUBLISHER: Geological Society of NZ 2008

KEYWORDS: first edition Ian J Graham new zealand geoscience science geology geography illus

$17.50
xxscx89846

Manuscipts in the British Isles Relating to Australia, New Zealand, and the Pacific


MANDER-JONES, PHYLLIS

Super octavo hardcover (VG+) in d/w (VG+); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs.

PUBLISHER: Canberra 1972

KEYWORDS: specials phyllis mander jones geography manuscipts history culture new zealand

$30.00
xxkdb90079

Manual of Map Reading and Field Sketching 1921


N/A

Octavo hardcover (VG-); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs.

PUBLISHER: His Majesty's Stationary Office 1921

KEYWORDS: specials map reading field sketching surveying geography cartography

$18.50
xxsds90817

Encyclopedia of the Sea


ELLIS, RICHARD

Ex library, Quarto hardcover (VG) in d/w (VG+) illus; all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs.

PUBLISHER: Alfred A. Knopf 2000

KEYWORDS: specials ex library Richard Ellis encyclopedia sea geography science marine history

$22.50
xxsdg90903

Australian Grasslands


MOORE, R. MILTON (Ed)

First edition, quarto hardcover (VG) in d/w (VG); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost

PUBLISHER: Australian National University Press 1970

KEYWORDS: specials R Milton Moore Australia Australian grasslands ecology geography agriculture grazing

$20.00
xxsdk91133

Roman Britain: A Sourcebook


IRELAND, S.

Octavo hardcover (VG) in d/w (VG-); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost

PUBLISHER: Croom Helm Ltd 1986

KEYWORDS: specials S Ireland Roman Britain British geography political military religion commerce social history

$400.00
2f37a/19

The New Zealand Journal of Science and Technology: The Taro (Colocasia Antiquorum) / Stone-Shanked Maori Fish-hooks / Notes on a Peculiar Dagger-like Weapon Used by the Maori in Former Times / Maori String Games, Second Series (by Johannes Anderson)


BEST, ELSDON (& ANDERSEN, JOHANNES C. & SKINNER, H. D. & THOMSON, J. ALLAN & WILLIAMS, HERBERT W. & CAIRNS, D. & STEVENSON, G. B. & PHILLIPPS, W. J. & TUHUA, TANGURU)

29 Monographs chiefly by Elsdon Best bound in one volume, super octavo, dark brown cloth boards with light brown cloth spine, unpaginated, illus, VG (v light rubbing & soiling to spine, 4cm closed tear to surface of spine, rear internal hinge cracked but binding sound)

PUBLISHER: Government Printer et al C. 1920s

KEYWORDS: Elsdon Best Johannes C Anderson HD Skinner J Allan Thompson Herbert W Williams D Cairns GB Stevenson Tanguru Tuhua S Percy Smith New Zealand Maori science technology anthropology natural history geography geology archaology

$55.00
1j42a/20

Sacred Sites and Ways: Studies in the Topography of the Gospels


DALMAN, GUSTAF & LEVERTOF, PAUL P. (Trans)

First edition, octavo, green cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, top edges green, xii + 398pp, illus, VG- (heavy soiling & fading to boards, light foxing to eps & page edges, owner's name t .e.p., book exchange stamp to f.e.p., light soiling to page edges) in price clipped d/w, VG (light tanning & soiling, some creasing to edges)

PUBLISHER: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge 1935

KEYWORDS: Gustaf Dalman Paul P Levertoff Christian Christianity religion gospels topography maps geography first edition

$295.00
1j42a/26

Stanford's Compendium of Geography and Travel: Australasia with Ethnological Appendix by AH Keane


WALLACE, ALFRED R.

Fifth edition, original binding, super octavo, green buckram boards with black & gilt lettering to spine & front board, gilt & black decorative rule to front board & spine, gilt Australian scene motif to front board, gilt Maori chief motif to spine, black coated eps, frontispiece with tissueguard, xx + 672pp, illus + folding maps, VG- (folding map at page 1 torn off so only half page remains, chaffing & bruising to spine extrems & board corners, rubbing to spine sides, light staining to boards, binding shaken, bookseller's stamp to front pastedown, moderately heavy tanning to page edges, staining to lower edges of some pages, sporadic foxing, occasional staining to pages, closed tears & tanning to some folding maps)

PUBLISHER: Edwards Stanford 1888

KEYWORDS: Alfred R Walace Australia New Zealand Australasia oceania polynesia travel geography ethnology history

$475.00
2f26a/16

The Malay Archipelago: The Land of the Orang-Utan and the Bird of Paradise; A Narrative of Travel, with Studies of Man and Nature


WALLACE, ALFRED RUSSEL

Octavo, green buckram boards itwh gilt lettering to spine & gilt orang-utan motif to front board, black decorative rule to front board, blind rule to rear board, brown coated eps, frontispiece with tissueguard, illus title page, xvi +653pp + 32pp book ads, illus plus folding maps, VG (moderate bruising & fraying to spine extrems & board corners, chaffing to spine sides, some light soiling to boards, moderately heavy browning to page edges, bookseller's label to front pastedown, occasional foxing)

PUBLISHER: Macmillan & Co 1874

KEYWORDS: Alfred Russel Wallace Malay Archipelago geography natural history flora fauna Sumatra Borneo Papua New Guinea culture customs anthropology

$29.50
xxfnk92125

Kermadec Islands Flora: An Annotated Check List


SKYES, W.R.

Octavo hardcover (VG); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs.

PUBLISHER: E.C. Keating 1977

KEYWORDS: specials W.R. Skyes natural histoy New Zealand Kermadec Islands geography

$70.00
1m45a/11

Madagascar, Land of the Man-Eating Tree


OSBORN, CHASE SALMON

Super octavo, blue cloth boards with blind rule to boards & blind lettering to spine, folding map frontispiece, xi + 443pp, illus, VG (some staining to boards, fading to spine, some tanning to page edges, moderately heavy browning to eps)

PUBLISHER: Hutchinson & Co 1925

KEYWORDS: Chase Salmon Osborn Madagascar history geography travel anthropology

$40.00
1m45a/15

Exploration of Air: Out of the World North of Nigeria


BUCHANAN, ANGUS

First edition, re-bound utilising parts of the original illustrated cloth cover, super octavo, green cloth boards with darker green spine, frontispiece, xxiii + 258pp + 2pp adverts, illus, VG- (moderately heavy browning to page edges, moderate foxing to prelims)

PUBLISHER: John Murray 1921

KEYWORDS: first edition Angus Buchanan Nigeria Air Asben Tuaregs history travel geography

$45.00
1j40a/13

Working Papers in Anthropology, Archaeology, Linguistics, Maori Studies: No.49 Bismarck-Schrader Reports No. 1 Patrol of Contact 1965


CLARKE, WILLIAM C.

Folio, light card stapled wrappers with kowhaiwhai motif to front cover, typed cyclostyled pages, iii +map + 62pp, VG (light tanning to spine & cover edges, v. slight creasing to edges)

PUBLISHER: Dept of Anthropology University of Auckland 1977

KEYWORDS: New Zealand Papua New Guinea Wiliam C Clarke anthropology geography

$20.00
xxfnk92135

Land and Society in New Zealand: Essays in Historical Geography


WATTERS, R. F. (Ed)

Super octavo hardcover (VG) in d/w (VG-); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs.

PUBLISHER: A. H. & A. W. Reed 1965

KEYWORDS: spelcials RF Watters New Zealand land historical geography history

$28.50
xxfoa92237

Remote the Land's Heart: Wildlife and Landscape in Southern New Zealand


GASKIN, CHRIS

Quarto hardcover (VG) in d/w (VG) illus; all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs.

PUBLISHER: John McIndoe 1985

KEYWORDS: specials Chris Gaskin wildlife landscape southern New Zealand geography environment reference guide

$15.00
xxfoa92246

Indexes to the Nautilus: Geographical (Vols. 1-90) and Scientific Names (Vols. 61-90)


ABBOTT, R. TUCKER (ed)

Quarto hardcover (VG); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs.

PUBLISHER: American Malacologists 1979

KEYWORDS: specials R. Tucker Abbott geography earth science natural history index reference

$165.00
1p19a/31

Queensland, Australia: A Highly Eligiible Field for Emigration and the Future Cotton-Field of Great Britain


LANG, JOHN DUNMORE

First edition, ex library, lacks first folding colour map, second map present, octavo, green textured cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, blind-stamped emblem to boards, brown coated eps, xxiii + 445pp + 18pp book adverts, illus, VG- (usu library markings, lacks first folding map, some staining to boards, fraying to spine sides, light bruising to spine extrems, heavy browning to page edges, creasing & foxing to folding map, owner's name in ink to title page)

PUBLISHER: Edward Stanford 1861

KEYWORDS: John Dunmore Lang Australia Queensland history geography agriculture cultivation colonisatino

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