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$45.00
1u36/13

Waiuta Ghosts: The Meanderings of a Quartz-Miner


CHANDLER, C.

ex library, inscribed & signed by author, octavo, illus light card covers, 158pp, illus, VG (light rubbing & light soiling to covers, cellotape to spine leaving light residue stains)

PUBLISHER: C. Chandler 1962

KEYWORDS: signed Gold miners New Zealand West Coast Region Biography Waiuta History

$55.00
1u36/14

Pioneering in Otago


AYSON, WILLIAM

Ex-library, octavo, blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, frontispiece, 109pp, illus, VG (previous owner's name in ink to fep, light library markings, light cellotape residue staining to eps, light bruising to spine extrems, light rubbing to boards)

PUBLISHER: Reed 1937

KEYWORDS: New Zealand history Otago Pioneering settlers

$425.00
1u36/15

Lucas's Nelson, Blenheim and West Coast Almanac and Year-Book for 1892


LUCAS, R.

Rebound as a hardcover utilising original cover, new eps, Brown cloth boards, 273pp + 32pp adverts, illus, VG (light tanning to page edges, light sporadic foxing to pages)

PUBLISHER: Lucas & Sons 1982

KEYWORDS: South Island Periodicals Almanacs New Zealand History Nelson Blenheim West Coast

$245.00
1u36/16

The History of Taranaki


WELLS, B.

First edition, ex library, ownership signature & Jean Marie Vibaud Marist Missionary), super octavo, red cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, yellow eps, vii + 311pp, VG (light library markings, moderate bruising to spine extrems, light tanning to boards & page edges)

PUBLISHER: Edmondson & Avery 1878

KEYWORDS: Taranaki Province history New Zealand settlers

$40.00
1u36/19

Contributions to the Early History of New Zealand


HOCKEN, THOMAS MORLAND

tidy ex library, ownership of Marist Missionary Jean Marie Vibaud, Super octavo, blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, brown eps, xv + 342pp, illus, VG (light library markings, light bruising to spine extrems, light rubbing to boards, light tanning & light foxing to page edges)

PUBLISHER: Sampson Low, Marston & Co. 1898

KEYWORDS: Otago New Zealand history settlers

$45.00
1u36/20

John Huss


MUSSOLINI, BENITO & PARKER, CLIFFORD

First edition, Octavo, red cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine & front board, upper edges stained red, vi + 225pp, VG (previous owner's name & inscription to fep, light tanning to page edges & spine, light rubbing & light soiling to boards)

PUBLISHER: Albert & Charles 1929

KEYWORDS: biography history John Huss

$245.00
1u36/22

No Place for Men


MULGREW, PETER

First edition, signed by author, super octavo, blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, illus eps, 199pp, illus, VG (previous owner's name & inscription to fep, light foxing to page edges) in d/w VG (light bruising to spine extrems & cover corners, light rubbing, light soiling)

PUBLISHER: Reed 1964

KEYWORDS: signed autobiography Himalayan Scientific Mountaineering Expedition Himalaya Mountains science history

$45.00
1u36/23

The Kea: A New Zealand Problem


MARRINER, GEORGE R.

Ex-library, Super octavo, green cloth boards with green lettering to spine & front board, frontispiece, 151pp, illus, VG (light library markings, moderate tanning to boards, moderate bruising to spine extrems, light rubbing to boards, light foxing to page edges)

PUBLISHER: Marriner Bros & Co. 1908

KEYWORDS: ornithology Kea New Zealand natural history birds

$40.00
1u36/24

Passage to Tobruk


JACKSON, FRANCIS

Association copy, first edition, first copy off the press (authenticated on fep, by Pat Lawlor who has also signed the book), inscribed by author to Pat Lawlor & Signed, octavo, orange cloth boards with brown lettering to spine, 143pp, illus, VG (d/w cellotaped to pastedowns, light foxing to page edges, light library markings) in d/w VG (light fading, light soiling, light bruising to spine extrems)

PUBLISHER: Reed 1943

KEYWORDS: signed World War Two Campaigns Greece Francis Jackson autobiography New Zealand military history

$40.00
1u36/25

The War in New Zealand


FOX, WILLIAM

Tidy ex library, super octavo, red cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, frontispiece, xvi + 268pp, VG+ (light foxing to page edges, light library markings) in d/w VG (moderate soiling to edges, ligth rubbing)

PUBLISHER: Smith, Elder & Co. 1866

KEYWORDS: History New Zealand Wars Maori

$100.00
1u36/26

Yesterdays in Golden Buller


MATTHEWS, ELLA

Tidy ex library, Super octavo, red cloth boards with black lettering to spine, 216pp, illus, VG (light rubbing to boards, light foxing to page edges) in d/w VG (light bruising to spine extrems, light rubbing, light soiling)

PUBLISHER: Ella Matthews 1957

KEYWORDS: Buller District New Zealand History

$95.00
1u36/27

Bird-Song and New Zealand Song Birds


ANDERSEN, JOHANNES C.

First edition, signed, numbered, subscription copy, Super octavo, red cloth boards with black lettering to spien & front board, frontispiece, 215pp, illus, VG (previous owner's name in ink to fep, light fading to spine, light bruising to spine extrems, light foxing to page edges)

PUBLISHER: Whitcombe & Tombs 1926

KEYWORDS: signed ornithology New Zealand natural history song birds

$50.00
1u36/28

Historical Poverty Bay and the East Coast, N.I., N.Z.


MACKAY, J.A.

Ex-library, super octavo, blue cloth boards with black lettering to spine, xix + 471pp, illus, VG (light library markings, light foxing to page edges) in d/w VG (light fading, light bruising to spine extrems, light rubbing)

PUBLISHER: J. C. Mackay 1966

KEYWORDS: Poverty Bay New Zealand History Gisborne District Eastland

$50.00
1u36/29

Glimpses into Early Manawatu 1840-1930: The Saga of Amos and Lydia Burr: Their Family and the People They Knew


MCLENNAN-BOMAN, VERA L.

Ex library, octavo, illus light card covers, 222pp, illus, VG (light foxing to page edges, light rubbing to covers, light library markings)

PUBLISHER: Heritage Press (n/d)

KEYWORDS: Manawatu New Zealand early settlers history family biography Amos Burr Lydia Burr

$40.00
1u36/30

Letters From Early New Zealand 1850-1853


GODLEY, JOHN R. & GODLEY, CHARLOTTE

First edition thus, tidy ex library, octavo, yellow cloth boards with brown lettering to spine, frontispiece, xxi + 387pp, illus, VG (previous owner's name in ink to fep, light library markings, light bruising to spine extrems, light rubbing & light soiling to boards)

PUBLISHER: Whitcombe & Tombs 1951

KEYWORDS: autobiography New Zealand history early settlers

$45.00
1u36/31

The Story of Hawke's Bay


REED, A.H.

First edition, ex library & signed, red cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, illus eps, 312pp, illus, VG (d/w cellotaped to pastedowns leaving light residue stains, light tanning & light foxing to page edges, light library markings) in d/w VG- (9cm tear with loss to lower front cover & spine, heavy bruising to spine extrems, light rubbing, 11cm tear with loss to upper rear cover)

PUBLISHER: Reed 1958

KEYWORDS: signed New Zealand history Hawkes bay

$245.00
1u36/32

The Mary Ira: Being the Narrative Journal of a Yachting Expedition From Auckland to the South Sea Islands, and a Pedestrian Tour in a New District of New Zealand Bush


MUNRO, J.K.

First edition, lithoplates on p27, 43, 49, 72 & 291 + frontisplate, octavo, brown cloth boards with gilt lettering & gilt decoration to spine, 324pp, illus, VG (moderate bruising to spine extrems, light tanning to boards & page edges, light library markings, light cracking to rear hinge)

PUBLISHER: T. Cautley Newby 1867

KEYWORDS: autobiography settlers New Zealand expedition history travel voyages

$35.00
xxqda143170

The Yellow Star: The Persecution of the Jews in Europe, 1933-1945


SCHOENBERNER, GERHARD

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: Fordham University Press 2004

KEYWORDS: history Europe Jews Jewish holocaust

$18.50
xxqda143174

The Enchanted World: Fairies and Elves


TIME-LIFE EDITORS

Quarto 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: Time-Life 1984

KEYWORDS: fairies elves fantasy illustrations history

$38.50
xxqdb143189

Wanderings in Westland: Trips Down Memory Lane


STAPLETON, DOUG

Octavo softcover (Near 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 cost

PUBLISHER: Grwey Star James Print 2007

KEYWORDS: Westland Hokitika history autobiography

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