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$16.50
xxdfe34123

The Dreyfus Trials


CHAPMAN, GUY

first edition, hardcover octavo (VG+) 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: Stein and Day 1972

KEYWORDS: history dreyfus trials guy chapman alfred dreyfus military french history specials

$55.00
2e15/20

A History of the Lake-Weed Infestation of the Rotorua Lakes and the Lakes of the Waikato Hydro-Electric System


CHAPMAN, V.J.

octavo, stapled wrappers, 52pp, illus, VG+ (light wear, ink owner's name to title page)

PUBLISHER: New Zealand Department of Scientific and Industrial Research 1970

KEYWORDS: new zealand history natural history hydrology hydro-electric lake-weed rotorua lakes of the waikato v.j. chapman

$60.00
2e15/22

A Missionary Library. Printed Attempts to Instruct the Maori, 1815-1845


Journal of the Polynesian Society, Extract from Vol. 70, No. 4, December 1961

PARR, C.J.

inscribed and signed by author, octavo, stapled wrappers, 21pp, VG+ (light wear)

PUBLISHER: The Polynesian Society 1961

KEYWORDS: signed new zealand history journal of the polynesian society c.j. parr maori history

$22.50
xxdha34571

The Renaissance Drill Book


edited by David J. Blackmore, The Royal Armouries

DE GHEYN, JACOB

hardcover octavo (VG+) 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: Greenhill Books 2003

KEYWORDS: history renaissance drill book jacob de gheyn english military history david j. blackmore specials

$26.50
xxdjg35525

History of Coca: The Divine Plant of the Incas


MORTIMER, W. GOLDEN

softcover octavo (VG); all 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: Fitz Hugh Ludlow Memorial Library 1974

KEYWORDS: natural history coca plant history anthropology culture incas w. golden mortimer specials

$16.50
xxdkg35836

The Republican Experiment 1848-1852


AGULHON, MAURICE

softcover octavo (VG); all 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: Cambridge University Press 1983

KEYWORDS: maurice agulhon history politics republican france french history french revolution specials

$45.00
2e19/12

The Medusa Reader


GARBER, MARJORIE & VICKERS, NANCY J. (eds)

octavo, illus light card covers, xviii + 310pp, illus, near fine

PUBLISHER: Routledge 2003

KEYWORDS: mythology history medusa cultural studies criticism art history marjorie garber nancy j. vickers

$450.00
2e19/43

The Natural History of a Highland Parish (Ardclach, Nairnshire)


THOMSON, ROBERT

octavo, green buckram boards with gilt lettering to spine and blind rule to boards, frontispiece, xv + 304pp, illus, VG+ (light wear, v light foxing, light soiling to front board but overall a tidy copy) inscribed and SIGNED by the author beneath an original photograph glued to page preceeding title page

PUBLISHER: George Bain 1900

KEYWORDS: natural history scotland robert thomspon ardclach nairnshire history signed

$32.50
xxdmg36545

Madame Geoffrin: Her Salon and Her Times 1750-1777


ALDIS, JANET

hardcover octavo (VG) lacks d/w; 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: Methuen & Co. 1905

KEYWORDS: history janet aldis madame geoffrin biography french history philosophy specials

$32.50
2e22/8

Images of Coastal Otago


DE HAMEL, MICHAEL (photos) & TURNER, BRIAN (text)

first edition, quarto, illus light card covers, printed eps, illus prelims, 80pp, near fine

PUBLISHER: John McIndoe 1982

KEYWORDS: first edition new zealand arts history coastal otago natural history michael de hamel brian turner

$120.00
2e22/42

A Manual for the Study of Insects


COMSTOCK, JOHN HENRY

lacks title page, signed and inscribed by author, octavo, grey cloth boards with silver lettering to spine and silver design to front board and spine, x + 701pp, illus, VG (wear and soiling to boards, light foxing to prelims and page edges)

PUBLISHER: Comstock Publishing Company 1930 (?)

KEYWORDS: history entomology arachnology insects natural history john henry comstock

$80.00
2e22/34

A Guide to Oaro


JOWETT, WARREN

small quarto, illus light card covers, 209pp, illus, VG+ (light wear, ink owner's name to fep)

PUBLISHER: Lincoln College Press 1979

KEYWORDS: new zealand history oaro natural history warren jowett lincoln

$45.00
xxdoe37237

The Invasion of New Zealand by People, Plants and Animals


The South Island

CLARK, ANDREW HILL

hardcover octavo (VG+) in VG d/w; green boards; black lettering on spine; illus eps; xiv +465pp

PUBLISHER: Rutgers University Press 1949

KEYWORDS: specials Andrew Hill Clark New Zealand science history flora and fauna natural history environment

$85.00
2e23/46

Joseph Banks in Newfoundland and Labrador, 1766; His Diary, Manuscripts and Collections


with a foreword by the Hon. Joseph Smallwood

LYSAGHT, A.M.

small quarto, rust cloth boards with brown label with gilt lettering to spine, frontispiece, 512pp, illus, VG+ (v light wear, ink inscription to fep, v light foxing to page edges) in VG+ d/w (light wear to extremities, v light soiling)

PUBLISHER: Faber and Faber 1971

KEYWORDS: history biography joseph banks a.m. lysaght labrador newfoundland travel natural history botany zoology

$325.00
2e26/13

History of the Clan Macrae with Genealogies


MACRAE, ALEXANDER REV

First edition, octavo, maroon cloth boards with gold lettering to spine and front, blind rule to boards, gilt edging to top page edges, xxiv + 442 pp, illus, VG (owner's name & date in ink to fep, bookseller's stamp to title page, heavy fading to eps, front gutter cracked, rear gutter cracked & sloppy, moderate soiling, bruising and fading to boards, spine extremities bruised, rubbed and worn, occasional foxing, tanned page edges)

PUBLISHER: Dingwall A M Ross & Co 1899

KEYWORDS: Rev. Alexander Macrae history genealogy family history Scotland Gaelic

$16.50
xxdqb37798

GCHQ: The Uncensored Story of Britain Most Secret Intelligence Agency


ALDRICH, RICHARD J

Paperback, illus, 666 pp (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: Harper Press 2010

KEYWORDS: specials history GCHQ history secret intelligence Bletchley Park espionage Cold War British Intelligence state security

$19.50
xxdqc37826

Ravensbruck: Everyday Life in a Women's Concentration Camp 1939-45


MORRISON, JACK G

ex library paperback(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: Markus Wiener Publishers 2000

KEYWORDS: specials Jack G Morrison Ravensbruck concentration camp Nazis Jews World War Two WWII history history antisemitism

$50.00
2f3/36

Lighthouse of Tragedy


The Story of Bustard Head Lighthouse Queensland's First Coast Light

BUCHANAN, STUART

octavo, illus light card covers, v + 3 pp maps + 243 pp, illus, nr fine (inscirbed & signed by author in ink to fep)

PUBLISHER: Coral Coast Publications 2004

KEYWORDS: Stuart Buchanan Bustard Head lighthouse Australia Queensland history maritime disasters marine history

$65.00
2f5/14

Taro: A Review of Colocasia Esculenta and Its Potentials


WANG, JAW-KAI & HIGA, SALLY (eds)

ex-library, octavo, beige cloth boards with red lettering to front board and spine, xix + 400pp, VG+ (light wear, library markings to spine and prelims), lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: University of Hawaii Press 1983

KEYWORDS: history hawaii taro jaw-kai wang sally higa natural history

$35.00
2f5/32

Throw Out the Lifeline


MACINTOSH, JOAN

signed by author, octavo, illus light card covers with red & black lettering to spine and front, 93pp + 1pp other titles, illus, VG (inscription to ep, slight foxing to front and rear eps, slight browning to cards, v slight foxing to page edges)

PUBLISHER: John McIndoe 1979

KEYWORDS: Joan Macintosh New Zealand history Southland autobiography history sociology Invercargill Tokonui

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