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$24.50
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The Times History of the World


BARRACLOUGH, GEOFFREY & OVERY, RICHARD

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: Times Books 1999

KEYWORDS: history world wide country countries ancient modern information maps colour color

$25.00
xxeac167407

See What I Can See - New Zealand Photography for the Young and Curious


O'BRIEN, GREGORY

Imperial octavo, hardcover (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 costs

PUBLISHER: Auckland University Press 2015

KEYWORDS: art photography New Zealand young people curious history culture identity photos colour black & white

$39.50
xxgab167416

Mini Racing


CARLISLE, CHRISTABEL & O'BRIEN, DONOUGH (illust)

Paperback, 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: Hennel Locke Ltd 1963

KEYWORDS: history automotive mini car cars race racing diagrams major British curcuits

$39.50
xxgab167421

The Vancouver Voyages of the Barque Pamir


WELLS, RICHARD E.

Oblong 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: Sino Nis Press 1992

KEYWORDS: history steel barque Pamir great fleet German square riggers British Columbia Canada maps cross sections photos black & white

$25.00
xxgoa167423

A Centennial History of Myers Park 1915 - 2015


BENNETT, EDWARD

Quarto, 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 costs

PUBLISHER: Karangahape Road Business Association 2016

KEYWORDS: history 100 one hundred years centennial Myers Park Auckland New Zealand maps posters photos black & white colour

$25.00
xxgoa167424

Superfortress Over Japan : Twenty - Four Hours with a B - 29


DELANO, JACK & OSTMAN, ROBERT E. & ROYAL, D. COLE

Imperial 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 costs

PUBLISHER: Motor Books International 1996

KEYWORDS: history military aviation B 29 bomber bomb Japan ww2 world war 2 second photos black & white

$35.00
xxgcf167438

A Study of History - Abridgement of Volumes I - VI by D.C. Somervell


TOYNBEE, ARNOLD J. & SOMERVELL, D.C.

TWO VOLUME SET ABRIDGEMENT, 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: Oxford University Press 1958

KEYWORDS: study analysis world history civilization cultures people philosophy foldouts

$45.00
1a38a/34

The Mair Family


ANDERSEN, J. C. & PETERSEN, G. C.

FIRST EDITION, super octavo, pale olive cloth boards, orange lettering to spine, sketch frontispiece, 345pp, illus - photos to centre, fold out geneology to rear, VG (light foxing to page edges and eps, light damp staining to boards) in illus d/w VG- (moderate tanning, chipping tp cover)

PUBLISHER: A. H. & A. W. Reed 1956

KEYWORDS: NZ New Zealand history mair family geneology gilbert mair maori

$75.00
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British Intelligence in the Second World War - Abridged Edition


History of the Second World War

HINSLEY, F. H.

Imperial octavo, green heavy card boards, black title plate and gilt lettering to spine, eps - map of europ and mediterranean, xv + 628pp, illus - maps throughout, Near FINE in d/w VG+ (light chafing to covers)

PUBLISHER: HMSO 1994

KEYWORDS: ww2 wwii world war two british intelligence history

$80.00
1b44a/5

Diplomacy of Illusion - The British Government and Germany 1937 - 39


MIDDLEMASS, KEITH

Super octavo, blue cloth heavy boards, gilt lettering to spine, x + 510pp, VG+ (v. slight dampstaining to boards) in blue d/w VG (light wearing to edges of covers)

PUBLISHER: Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1972

KEYWORDS: ww2 wwii world war two british government history

$95.00
1b44a/7

The German Penetration of SOE - France 1941 - 1944


FULLER, JEAN OVERTON

Super octavo, black heavy card boards, gilt lettering to spine, 192pp, VG+ (slight bruising to spine extrems, light/moderate foxing to page edges) in illus d/w VG- (moderate sun fading to spine, light rubbing to edges)

PUBLISHER: William Kimber 1975

KEYWORDS: history special operations exexcuitive france germany wartime intelligence

$45.00
1b44a/8

The Technical Development of Modern Aviation


MILLER, RONALD & SAWERS, DAVID

Super octavo, black heavy card boards, gilt lettering to spine, xiv + 351pp, VG+ (slight bruising to spine extrems, light/moderate foxing to page edges) in illus d/w VG- (moderate chipping to top edge, 1cm closed tear to top foreedge, light soiling)

PUBLISHER: Routledge & Kegan Paul 1968

KEYWORDS: history aviation aero techincal economics flying biplane monoplane

$40.00
1b44a/10

Hankey - Man of Secrets Volume 2 1919 - 1931


ROSKILL, STEPHEN

THIS VOL ONLY. Super octavo, red buckram heavy card boards, gilt lettering to spine, grey eps, 608pp, illus - plates, VG (moderate bruising to spine extrems, occasional soiling to page edges) in d/w Scruffy (heavy chipping to edgesm 3cm lossy tear to top front left corner, heavy sun fading to spine)

PUBLISHER: Collins 1972

KEYWORDS: world war one ww1 wwi hankey history war government biography

$40.00
1b44a/11

Hankey - Man of Secrets Volume 3 1931 - 1963


ROSKILL, STEPHEN

THIS VOL ONLY. Super octavo, red buckram heavy card boards, gilt lettering to spine, grey eps, 688pp, illus - plates, VG (moderate bruising to spine extrems) in d/w Scruffy (heavy chipping to edgesm 13cm lossy tear to lower front left corner, heavy sun fading to spine)

PUBLISHER: Collins 1974

KEYWORDS: world war one ww1 wwi hankey history war government biography

$42.50
1b44a/15

The Rhineland Crisis - 7 March 1936 - A Study in Multilateral Diplomacy


EMMERSON, J. T.

Super octavo, dark blue heavy card boards, gilt lettering to spine, maps to prelims, 383pp, VG+ (slight sun fading to spine and bruised spine extrem) in illus d/w VG+ (light chafing to covers and v. slight rubbing to top and lower edge of cover)

PUBLISHER: Maurice Temple Smith / London School of Economics and Political Science 1977

KEYWORDS: rhineland crisis history rhine ww2 wwii world war two

$45.00
1b44a/18

One Wing High- Halifax Bomber - the Navigator's Story


LOMAS, HARRY

Super octavo, blue heavy card boards, gilt lettering to spine, 224pp, illus, Near FINE in illus d/w Near FINE

PUBLISHER: Airlife 1995

KEYWORDS: aero pilot halifax bomber memoir history world war two ww2 wwii raf r.a.f.

$40.00
1b44a/24

The Evil Eye: An Account of this Ancient and Widespread Superstition


ELWORTHY, FREDERICK THOMAS

LACKS D/W, super octavo, black cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine, frontispiece, xiv + 471pp, illus, VG (moderate bruising/scuffing & soiling to boards & extrems, moderate tanning & foxing to page edges & eps)

PUBLISHER: Bell Publishing Company 1989

KEYWORDS: superstition evil eye esoteric supernatural ancient history symbols symbolism religion

$55.00
1b44a/25

A Million Miles in the Air: Personal Experiences, Impressions and Stories of Travel by Air


OLLEY, Capt. GORDON P.

Super octavo, cream cloth boards, black lettering to spine & front board, frontispice, 320pp, illus/plates, VG- (moderate to heavy chipping to spine extrems, moderate tanning/staining to spine & boards, moderate tanning & foxing to page edges & prelims/terminals, top portion of fep removed, prev. bookseller's ink stamp to fep, sm unobtrusive numbers in ink to top of half title page, moderate foxing to pages- text still clear)

PUBLISHER: Hodder & Stoughton n/d (approx. 1934)

KEYWORDS: Gordon Olley aviation history anecdotes autobiography pilot flying flight illustrated

$55.00
1b44a/29

Chants de Noces des Juifs Catalans


GIFREU, PATRICK

TEXT IN FRENCH & HEBREW, half super octavo, illus light card covers with french flaps, white lettering to apine & covers, 69pp, VG+ (light creasing/bruising to cover edges, moderate discolouration to spine)

PUBLISHER: Mare Nostrum 1998 (approx.)

KEYWORDS: history text in French Hebrew

$65.00
1b44a/30

Airplane Stability and Control: A History of the Technologies That Made Aviation Possible


ABZUG, MALCOLM J. & LARRABEE, E. EUGENE

Imperial octavo, illus glossy heavy card boards, white/cream lettering to spine & boards, xvii + 373pp, illus, VG+ (sl bruising to board extrems, light foxing to top page edges, sm. unobtrusive numbers to top fep in ink)

PUBLISHER: Cambridge University Press 1997

KEYWORDS: aviation history technology engineering illustrated

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