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$45.00
2g27a/8

S. W. Silver & Co's Handbook For Australia & New Zealand (Including Also the Fiji Islands) With New Map of the Colonies


N/A

Lacks map, octavo, terracotta buckram boards, gilt lettering to spine & front board, blind rule to front board, printed eps, x + 449pp + 38pp adverts, tatty (moderate chipping to spine extrems, full separation of buckram to spine, moderate soiling to boards, moderate chaffing to board corners, moderate denting to top of front board, moderate tanning to page edges & eps, full crack to full length of gutter, lacks map, lower quarter of fep missing, contents pg completely detached with sl insect damage to base of pg, an amusing inscription in pencil to preface page)

PUBLISHER: S. W. Silver & Co 1880 approx

KEYWORDS: New Zealand Australia Fiji colonies colonisation political geography politics agriculture culture sociology

$20.00
xxpol139895

The Lure of the Japanese Garden


MAIN, ALISON & PLATTEN, NEWELL & MESSERVY, JULIE MOIR (Fore)

Square 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: W. W. Norton & Co 2002

KEYWORDS: gardening Japan Japanese geography illustrated development plants

$55.00
1w45/37

A Narrative of Captivity in Abyssinia: With Some Accounts of the Late Emperor Theodore, His Country and People


BLANC, HENRY

Octavo, red buckram boards, gilt lettering to spine, gilt motif to front board, frontispiece, xii + 409pp, illus, VG+ (light creasing & soiling to spine extrems, v sl soiling to boards & page edges)

PUBLISHER: Frank Cass 1970

KEYWORDS: Abyssinia geography culture history prisoner captivity Emperor Theodore

$16.50
xxfte141054

Ecological Geography of the Sea


LONGHURST, ALAN

Imperial 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 cost.

PUBLISHER: Academic Press 1998

KEYWORDS: ecology ocean seas geography illustrated oceanography

$26.50
xxqcf142365

Sagarmatha Mother of the Universe: The Story of Mt Everest National Park


HILLARY, SIR EDMUND (fore)

Copy of mountaineer Mavis Davidson, 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 cost

PUBLISHER: Cobb Horwood 1985

KEYWORDS: Geography natural history Mount Everest Nepal Himalaya

$12.50
xxkid142718

Handbook to the Bible


ALEXANDER, DAVID & ALEXANDER, PAT

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 cost

PUBLISHER: Lion 1989

KEYWORDS: the Bible colour illustrations photographs maps history geography

$44.50
1u33/26

National Resources Survey: Part 1: West Coast Region


N/A

Tidy ex library, Imperial octavo, green cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, frontispiece, xviii + 180pp + folding maps, illus, VG (light bruising to spine extrems, cellotape residue to boards & pastedowns, light library markings, moderate foxing to upper page edges, light scuffing to lower edge of front board)

PUBLISHER: R.E. Owen1959

KEYWORDS: New Zelaand geography economics natural resources environment

$12.50
xxqdd143318

New Zealand Volcanology: Northland, Coromandel, Auckland. New Zealand Geological Surevy Handbook


THOMPSON, B.N & KERMODE, L.O

Oblong stapled wrapper (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: Dept. of Scientific and Industrial Research 1965

KEYWORDS: new zealand geology geography volcano science

$14.00
xxqdh143587

Cook's Wild Strait: The Interisland Story


MACINTYRE, DAVID & FIELD, MICHAEL & QUINN, CHRISTINE

Ex-library oblong imperial 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 1983

KEYWORDS: Cook Strait New Zealand illustrated history historical wildlife sea whaling Pelorus Jack rail ferry Interislander geography

$16.50
xxqdi143615

Harbourscapes


MCGILL, DAVID & TILLY, GRANT

Ex-library, oblong quarto 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 costs.

PUBLISHER: Growl Press 1984

KEYWORDS: harbour New Zealand illustrated historical geography

$220.00
1u38/40

Stanford's Compendium of Geography and Travel: Australasia, Volume I (only): Australia and New Zealand


GREGORY, J. W.

This volume only, inscribed and signed by author, octavo, green cloth boards, black eps, gilt lettering to spine, black lettering and gilt decoration to front board, illus, fold out coloured maps- one loose, xi+657pp, VG- (light foxing to page edges and some pages, slight marks on boards, moderate bruising and rubbing to spine and boards with minor loss of colour and surface, slight warping to boards and pages)

PUBLISHER: Edward Stanford 1907

KEYWORDS: geography maps illustrations Australasia New Zealand Australia history physical economic travel climate weather farming mining

$50.00
1u38/41

New Zealand: An Illustarted Description of the Natural Wealth, Conditions of Life, Industries, Trade, and Opportunities for Advancement in the Brighter Britain of the South


FANNING, L. S.

Imperial octavo, grey stapled light card covers with embossed illustration, black lettering to front cover, frontispiece, illus, 120pp, VG- (minor creasing, bruising and rubbing to covers, minor rust stains around staples and adjacent areas)

PUBLISHER: Dominion Advisory Council, British Empire Exhibition 1924

KEYWORDS: history geography industry farming New Zealand emigration weather climate society way of life recreation travel Empire

$15.00
xxqdm143785

Nelson Pilgrimage


REED, A. H.

First edition, large 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

KEYWORDS: illustrated New Zealand Nelson geography journey

$35.00
xxgae144361

Otago Region: National Resources Survey Part V


COX, J. W. ET AL (Compiled)

Imperial 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: R. E. Owen Gov't Printer 1967

KEYWORDS: New Zealand maps Otago geography history illustrated survey data statistics

$40.00
1y10/45

Lake Coleridge: The Power, The People, The Land


BRITTEN, ROSEMARY

large imperial octavo, illustrated light card covers, blue spine with pale blue lettering, map frontispiece, 382 pp, illus, VG+ (slight rubbing & slight soiling to covers, slight bruising to covers, slight tanning to eps & page edges)

PUBLISHER: Hazard Press 2000

KEYWORDS: New Zealand Lake Coleridge history geography power station electricity hydro farming

$90.00
1y10/46

Adderley to Bradley: A History of the Southern Bays of Lyttelton Harbour


STAPLESON-SMITH, MARY

quarto, illustrated light card covers, illus spine with blue lettering, decorated eps, 312 pp, illus, VG+ (slight rubbing to covers, slight creasing on hinge)

PUBLISHER: Friends of Diamond Harbour Library 2009

KEYWORDS: New Zealand Lyttelton Harbour history geography ferries bays community sport roads facilities buildings farming

$55.00
1y10/47

Running Down: Water in a Changing Land


WHITE, MARY E.

quarto, brown cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine, pale brown eps, illus title page, xix+276pp, illus, VG+ (slight rubbing & slight bruising to covers particularly spine extrems & corners, v. light tanning to page edges ) in d/w VG+ (v. slight rubbing, bruising and fading)

PUBLISHER: Kangaroo Press 2000

KEYWORDS: water Australia climate change weather geography farming science

$150.00
1y11/34

The Snows of Olympus: A Garden on Mars


CLARKE, ARTHUR C.

inscribed, dated & signed by Arthur C. Clarke on title page, oblong small quarto, black cloth boards, gilt lettering on spine, 120pp, illus, VG- (slight rubbing and damp marks on boards, bruising & fading to edges, v. slight foxing to eps) in d/w VG (slight rubbing & fading)

PUBLISHER: Victor Gollancz 1994

KEYWORDS: message to Mars project Explorers' Club Mars Gardening Arthur C. Clarke geography climate fantasy science fiction

$26.50
xxqgd145632

Introducing Wanganui :The Geography of New Zealand study no. 2


SAUNDERS, B.G.R. (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 cost

PUBLISHER: Massey University 1968

KEYWORDS: Geography New Zealand Wanganui

$150.00
1y15/47

Encyclopaedia Biblica: A Critical Dictionary of the Literary, Political and Religious History the Archaeology Geography and Natural History of the Bible


CHEYNE, Rev. T. K. & BLACK, J. SUTHERLAND

HEAVY 4 vol set, imperial octavo, dark green buckram boards, gilt lettering & blind decoration to spine & boards, xv-xxxii + 5444 paginated columns, illus, VG (light scuffing to spine extrems, 6cm horizontal crack to lower spine extrem & light soiling to spine to vol 2, moderate chaffing to board corners with some surface loss, light tanning & foxing to page edges & eps/prelims, light soiling to eps, cracks to gutters all vols, owner's name in pencil to half title pages all vols)

PUBLISHER: Adam and Charles Black Vol 1-1899, Vol 2- 1901, Vol 3-1902, Vol 4- 1903

KEYWORDS: bible religion encyclopaedia encyclopedia politics biblical history politics archaeology geography illustrated Christianity

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