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$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

$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

$85.00
1p19a/50

The Geography of the Fiji Islands: Historical, Physical, and Political


DERRICK, R. A.

Imperial octavo, blue heavy card boards with blue cloth spine, page edges stained mottled red, frontispiece map, 183pp, illus + folding maps, VG (light bruising to spine extrems, scratch to front board upper corner, slight rubbing to boards)

PUBLISHER: Davuilevu Technical School 1938

KEYWORDS: RA Derrick Fiji Islands geography political history physical geology

$165.00
2c23a/6

The Handbook of Western Australia: An Official Publication for the Information of Commercial Men, Tourists, and Immigrants


N/A

Ex library, imperial octavo, green cloth boards with gilt & black lettering to spine & front board, gilt motif to rear board, printed eps, frontispiece with tissue guard, xxii + 310pp, illus, folding maps, VG- (front gutter cracked, library markings to spine & prelims, some bruising & fraying to spine extrems & board corners, some soiling & rubbing to boards, some tanning to page edges, moderate foxing to maps)

PUBLISHER: Fred Wm Simpson, Government Printer 1912

KEYWORDS: Western Australia WA Australian tourism travel guide history culture farming agriculture economy mining resources geography

$20.00
xxseh92840

Pacific Neighbors: The Islands of Micronesia, Melanesia, and Polynesia


DUNFORD, BETTY & RIDGELL, REILLY

quarto softcover(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 keeps postage costs down.

PUBLISHER: Bess Press, Inc 1996

KEYWORDS: specials Betty Dunford Reilly Ridgell Travelling travel geography pacific islands history

$10.00
xxsej92921

New Zealand Surveyor: Centennial Issue 1888-1988


JONES, B. M. (editor) et al

octavo softcover (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: (not stated) 1989

KEYWORDS: Specials New Zealand Surveying history geography

$60.00
2s2/44

Agricultural Traditions of The Mount Hagen Area


POWELL, JOCELYN M & KULUNGA, A. ET AL

Quarto, cream light card stapled wrapper with black lettering, green cloth spine, v + 68pp, illus + large folding map in pocket at rear, VG (moderate tanning to page edges, lighter tanning elsewhere, owner's name in ink to fep)

PUBLISHER: University of Papua New Guinea Dept of Geography 1975

KEYWORDS: Jocelyn Powell A Kulunga R Moge C Pono F Zimika J Golson Papua New Guinea Mount Hagen geography archeology agricultural history

$15.00
xxsel93080

Slumbering Giants: The Volcanoes and Thermal Regions of the Central North Island


COX, GEOFFREY J.

Imperial Octavo Stapled Wrappers (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 keeps postage costs down.

PUBLISHER: William Collins Ltd 1989

KEYWORDS: specials Geoffrey J Cox New Zealand Volcanoes North Island Thermal Regions History geology geography

$30.00
2s3/28

Geography of New Zealand and Oceania


MASON, REV. PETER

Uncommon, slim duodecimo, dark green coth wrappers, 48pp, folding maps, good only (lacks f.e.p., lacks lower half of both folding maps, some soiling to covers, some fraying & creasing to cover edges, some tanning, light foxing, pastedown paper cracked and stained, creasing to page corners, small chips & tears to some page edges)

PUBLISHER: Upton & Co. 1877

KEYWORDS: Rev Peter Mason New Zealand Oceania geography

$35.00
xxseu93547

Geology of the Christchurch Area


Institute of Geological & Nuclear Sciences 1:250 000 Geological Map 16

FORSYTH, P. J. & BARRELL, D. J. A. & JONGENS, R. (Eds)

Quarto softcover (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: GNS Science 2008

KEYWORDS: specials PJ Forsyth DJA Barrell R Jongens New Zealand Christchurch geology geography science

$25.00
xxseu93548

Geology of the Taranaki Area


Institute of Geological & Nuclear Sciences 1:250 000 Geological Map 7

TOWNSEND, D. & VONK, A. & KAMP, P. J. J. (Eds)

Quarto softcover (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: GNS Science 2008

KEYWORDS: specials D Townsend A Vonk PJJ Kamp New Zealand Taranaki geology geography science

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