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$20.00
xxcoa47561

Good Morning New Zealand: News Stories of the Day from the 1930s


DYMOCK, GIL (Ed)

Small folio, 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: Moa Publications 1990

KEYWORDS: specials Gil Dymock New Zealand history current affairs 1930s newspapers press advertising photographs pictorial history politics sport

$16.50
xxcoa47564

Russia, Poland and The West: Essays in Literary and Cultural History


LEDNICKI, WACLAW

First edition, super 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: Hutchinson 1954

KEYWORDS: specials Waclaw Lednicki history Russia Poland literary criticism cultural history Dostoevsky Pushkin Tyutchev Chaadaev Lermontov Mickiewicz Slowacki

$20.00
xxacd47511

Modern Britain: A Social History 1750-1985


ROYLE, EDWARD

Super 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 costs.

PUBLISHER: Edward Arnold 1992

KEYWORDS: specials history Britain British social history Edward Royle

$14.00
xxacd47512

A Social History of England 1851-1990


BEDARIDA, FRANCOIS

Super 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 costs.

PUBLISHER: Routledge 1994

KEYWORDS: specials history Britain British social history Francois Bedarida

$33.50
1i48a/12

The Coromandel


KING, MICHAEL & MORRISON, ROBIN (Photos)

Oblong imperial octavo, illus light card covers, frontispiece, ii + 166pp, illus, VG+

PUBLISHER: Tandem Press 1993

KEYWORDS: Michael King Robin Morrison New Zealand Coromandel Peninsula history gold kauri timber forestry horticulture tourism geography natural history landscape

$9.50
xxdcf48087

Russia, China, and the West 1953-1966


DEUTSCHER, ISAAC

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: Pelican 1970

KEYWORDS: specials history soviet union russia china isaac deutscher politics history stalin khrushchev revolution

$16.50
xxdds49049

Wild at Heart: The South Island's West Coast


RYAN, PADDY

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 cost

PUBLISHER: Exisle Publishing 1994

KEYWORDS: specials Paddy Ryan New Zealand South Island West Coast geography scenery landscape natural history flora fauna arts history gold

$15.00
xxeif49312

Testament: The Bible and History


A Channel Four Book

ROMER, JOHN

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: Guild Publishing 1988

KEYWORDS: specials John Romer religion Christianity the Bible history art history archaeology

$26.50
xxejc49430

The First Taint of Civilization: A History of the Caroline and Marshall Islands in Pre-Colonial Days, 1521-1885


HEZEL, FRANCIS X.

paperback octavo (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: University of Hawaii Press 1983

KEYWORDS: specials history caroline marshall islands colonialism history

$35.00
2f22/12

Ten Decades: A History of Lochiel School and District 1879-1979


For Those Who Lived Here

.MCCALLUM, MERREN & STEENSON, JILL & MCCALLUM, NEIL

Octavo, yellow illus light card covers with blue lettering to front cover, 152pp, illustrated, VG+ (fading to spine & rear cover, soiling to covers, owner's name stamp to fep, slight soiling to front page edges)

PUBLISHER: Lochiel School Centennial Committee 1979

KEYWORDS: Merren McCallum Jill Steenson Neil McCallum Lochiel Southland New Zealand Gap Road Wilsons Crossing Forest Hill Northope history Ryal Bush social history

$38.50
2f22/32

Hungary's Fight For Freedom


a special 96-page picture report

LUCE, HENRY R. (ed)

very lightly ex-library, small quarto, illus light card stapled wrappers, illus eps, 96pp, illus, VG (some bruising to edges and spine extremities, light rubbing to wrappers, one library stamp, 1cm tear with loss to rear lower corner, light discolouration esp. to page edges)

PUBLISHER: Time Inc. 1956

KEYWORDS: time life history hungary politics freedom communism budapest soviet union pictorial record photographic history

$23.50
2f22/31

Stratford District Centenary 1878-1978


GOLDSMITH, D.E. (ed)

small quarto, illus light card stapled wrappers, illus eps, 96pp, illus, VG+ (light wear and rubbing)

PUBLISHER: Stratford District Centennial Committee 1978

KEYWORDS: stratford taranaki new zealand history centenary d.e. goldsmith photographic history

$28.50
2f23/12

Upper Hutt: Reflections from the Past


An Illustrated Album recalling Past Happenings, Memories, Comings and Goings in the Lives of the Citizens of Upper Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand

KENNEALLY, JOSEPH M

Quarto, illus light card covers, illus eps, frontispiece, ii + 72pp, illus, VG (rubbing to covers, small nick to front cover edge, owner's name & address stamped to fep, tanning to page edges)

PUBLISHER: Colonial Associates Publication 1980

KEYWORDS: Joseph Kenneally New Zealand North Island Wellington Upper Hutt history photography social history

$40.00
xxekc50013

Samoa Faamatai and the Rule of Law


VAAI, SALEIMOA

softcover octavo (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: The National University of Samoa 1999

KEYWORDS: history samoa saleimoa faamatai rule of law history samoan independence colonialism politics specials

$15.00
xxkac50155

The Naturalists: Pioneers of Natural History


JENKINS, ALAN C.

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: Mayflower Books Inc (year ?)

KEYWORDS: specials Alan C Jenkins natural history history Emperor Frederick II John Ray Carl Linnaeus Gilbert White Henri Fabre David Douglas botany Squire Waterton Charles Darwin zoos national parks Audubon Gould Thorburn

$19.50
xxkbb50330

Rococo to Revolution: Major Trends in Eighteenth-Century Painting


LEVEY, MICHAEL

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: Thames and Hudson 1966

KEYWORDS: michael levey rococo painting history art history classics arts specials

$12.00
xxkba50301

Europe in the Eighteenth Century: Aristocracy and the Bourgeois Challenge


RUDE, GEORGE

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 costs

PUBLISHER: Sphere Books 1972

KEYWORDS: specials George Rude history Europe 18th Century aristocracy bourgeoisie social history government politcis economy religion art

$18.50
xxkbf50549

The Outline of History: Being a Plain History of Life and Mankind


WELLS, H. G.

Super 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: Cassell and Company 1951

KEYWORDS: specials HG Wells history pre-history to present

$14.50
xxkea51116

Economic and Social History of Europe in the Later Middle Ages (1300-1530


THOMPSON, JAMES WESTFALL

Ex library, super 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: Frederick Ungar Publishing 1965

KEYWORDS: ex library specials James Westfall Thompson history continental Europe middle ages economic social history

$27.50
2f29/45

Studies in Historiography


MOMIGLIANO, ARNOLDO D.

Ex library, octavo, green cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, ii + 264pp, VG (lacks fep, usu library markings, label-removal damage to front & rear pastedowns, 1cm soil spot to rear pastedown) in VG- d/w (price clipped, all flap edges cut to rounded, bruising to spine extrems & edges)

PUBLISHER: Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1966

KEYWORDS: ex library Arnold D Momigliano history historiography essays ancient history antiquarian Gobbin Rostovtzeff George Grote Greece

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