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$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

$37.50
2f23/20

The War, the West, and the Wilderness


BROWNLOW, KEVIN

Imperial octavo, brown cloth boards with silver lettering to spine, illus eps, illus title page, xvi + frontispiece + 602pp, illus, VG+ (v slight brusing to spine extrems, number in ink to fep) in VG+ d/w (v slight bruising to upper edges)

PUBLISHER: Martin Secker & Warburg 1979

KEYWORDS: Kevin Brownlow film history screen movies cinema art social history photographs cinematographers from 1905 interviews

$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

$30.00
2f26/46

Ideologies and Political Theory: A Conceptual Approach


FREEDEN, MICHAEL

Super octavo, light card covers with black lettering to spine & front cover, x + 592pp, nr fine (owner's name in ink to lower title page)

PUBLISHER: Oxford University Press 1998

KEYWORDS: Michael Freeden political science politics ideology history liberalism conservatism socialsm feminism history philosophy

$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

$80.00
2f29/35

A Vision of Australian History: The Tyranny of Distance; Triumph of the Nomads; A Land Half Won


Volume 1 How Distance Shaped Australia's History; Volume 2 A History of Ancient Australia; Volume 3 A Land Half Won

BLAINEY, GEOFFREY

Three-volume set in slip case, octavo, black cloth boards with white lettering to spine, illus eps, vi + 366pp (vol 1), x + 285pp (vol 2), v + 388pp (vol 3), illus, VG+ (owner's name in pencil to fep in all vols, inscription in ink painted over with white-out to fep in all vols) in fine d/ws, in VG+ slip case (rubbing to sides, slight bruising to rear upper edge, small nick to rear/side edges, soiling to top & bottom)

PUBLISHER: Macmillan Co of Australia 1982

KEYWORDS: Geoffrey Blainey Australian history aborigines aboriginal society economic history archaeology

$18.50
xxkeb51175

Twentieth Century France: Politics and Society 1989-1991


MCMILLAN, JAMES F.

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: Hodder Headline 1996

KEYWORDS: specials James F McMillan France history politics government 20th Century presidents social history economics

$19.50
xxkef51406

RSA Country


TEEN, RACHEL

Oblong 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 cost.

PUBLISHER: David Bateman 2010

KEYWORDS: specials Rachel Teen New Zealand RSA Clubs Returned Servicemen Association photographic journal record history pictorial record history buildings

$145.00
2f34/6

Earliest New Zealand: The Journals and Correspondence of the Rev. John Butler


BARTON, R.J. (ed)

Ex library, octavo, blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, frontispiece, viii + 440 + unpaginated index, illus, VG (usual library markings, moderate fading to spine, gilt worn off spine, moderate soiling & light fading to boards, light tanning & foxing to eps & page edges)

PUBLISHER: Palamontain & Petherick 1927

KEYWORDS: new zealand history autobiography journals letters reverend john butler r.j. barton settlement colonial history

$19.50
2f35/10

Rolling Thunder: The Spirit of Karekare


HARVEY, BOB

small quarto, illus light card covers, illus eps, 240pp, illus, VG (creasing to covers, light wear and soiling)

PUBLISHER: Exisle 2001

KEYWORDS: new zealand history arts photography karekare beach bob harvey maori history

$18.50
xxkja52671

Possessions: Indigenous Art/Colonial Culture


THOMAS, NICHOLAS

softcover super 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 costs.

PUBLISHER: Thames and Hudson 1999

KEYWORDS: nicholas thomas arts history anthropology indigenous cultures colonial history tribal art australia new zealand specials

$25.00
xxkkc53053

Crow Dog's Case: American Indian Sovereignty, Tribal Law, and United States Law in the Nineteenth Century


HARRING, SIDNEY L.

Super octavo 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: Cambridge University Press 1994

KEYWORDS: specials Sidney L Harring American history USA American Indian law sovereignty tribal law history reservations

$48.00
2f37/9

The Problem of Sovereignty in the Later Middle Ages: The Papal Monarchy with Augustinus Triumphus and The Publicists


WILKS, MICHAEL

octavo, black boards with gilt lettering to spine, xiii + 619pp, VG (light wear, pencil notes to front pastedown and fep, light soiling to page edges) in Vg d/w (light wear and soiling, price-clipped, small closed tear to front upper edge) in protective plastic wrapper

PUBLISHER: Cambridge University Press 1963

KEYWORDS: michael wilks sovereignty history middle ages medieval history papal monarchy religion politics

$9.00
xxklc53430

She Captains: Heroines and Hellions of the Sea


DRUETT, JOAN

Ex library, 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: Touchstone Simon & Schuster 2001

KEYWORDS: ex library specials nautical maritime history sailing ships boats the sea women female captains heroines pirates adventurers history Joan Druett

$22.50
xxkle53582

People of Terra Nullus - Betrayal and Rebirth in Aboriginal Canda


RICHARDSON, BOYCE

paperback super 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 costs.

PUBLISHER: Douglas & McIntyre 1994

KEYWORDS: specials australia canada history anthropology history culture society aborigines boyce richardson

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