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$60.00
1c29a/9

Saunders and Saro Aircraft since 1917


LONDON, PETER

Super octavo, blue cloth heavy boards, gilt lettering and rule to spine, frontispiece, ix + 359pp, illus, VG+ in illus d/w VG+ (moderate fading to spine)

PUBLISHER: Putnam 1988

KEYWORDS: saunders roe saro aircraft history aircraft aviation aero flying boats

$45.00
1c29a/10

Japanese Aircraft of the Pacific War


FRANCILLON, RENE J.

Super octavo, blue cloth heavy boards, gilt lettering and rule to spine, page edges blue, frontispiece, xiii + 570pp, illus, VG+ in illus d/w VG+ (moderate fading to spine)

PUBLISHER: Putnam 1987

KEYWORDS: japanese aircraft history aircraft aviation aero army navy pacific war

$48.50
1c29a/14

Scattered Feathers a McLay History


MCLAY, EVELYN MAUD

Super octavo, red heavy card boards, gilt lettering to spine, eps- genealogy, 197pp, illus, Near FINE in illus d/w Near FINE

PUBLISHER: McLay Family Commnittee 1981

KEYWORDS: family history genealogy geneology family tree mclay port molyneux

$50.00
1c29a/15

The Avengers - Historical Record of No. 30 (Bomber) Squadron and Servicing Unit Royal New Zealand Air Force 1943 - 1944


INGHAM, WALLY

Note from author loosely enclosed, signed & dated by author. Octavo, illus light card covers, illus prelims, 123pp + 8pp appendix, illus - appendix, VG+ (light fading to spine)

PUBLISHER: ? 1990

KEYWORDS: royal new zealand air force rnzaf avengers squadron history wally ingham

$25.00
xxgmb167590

Pagan Celtic Britain : Studies in Iconography and Tradition


ROSS, ANNE

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: Constable 1992

KEYWORDS: history Celt Celts Celtic Britain pagan iconography tradition culture maps art statues engravings photos black & white

$30.00
xxgnb167601

The Log of Christopher Columbus


FUSON, ROBERT H.

Oblong 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: International Marine Publishing Co 1987

KEYWORDS: history Christopher Columbus explorer adventurer discovered Americas log journey maps

$38.50
xxgnb167602

Ferry Command


MCVICAR, DON & WILLIAMS, L.R.

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: Airlife Publishing Ltd 1981

KEYWORDS: history military aviation ww2 world war 2 two second aeroplane deliveries North America UK drawings

$25.00
xxgnb167603

Marco Polo's Asia : An Introduction to his Description of the World called Il Milione


OLSCHKL, LEONARDO

Super octavo, hardcover (VG) in d/w (TATTY); 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: University of California Press 1960

KEYWORDS: commentary Marco Polo account voyage Asia Mongols history

$35.00
xxgnb167606

Persia I & II : From the Origins to the Achaemenids


HUOT, JEAN - LOUIS & LUKONIN, VLADIMIR G. & HARRISON, H.S.B. (trans)

TWO VOLUME SET, 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 costs.

PUBLISHER: The World Publishing Co 1965

KEYWORDS: history civilization Persia ancient Iran Darius Zoroaster art sculptures statues monuments photos colour black & white

$25.00
xxgpb167611

World Wide Navigation


NOBLE, CAPTAIN JOHN & JOHNSTON, JAMES (illust)

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 costs.

PUBLISHER: Brown, Son & Ferguson Ltd 1987

KEYWORDS: history navigation development latitude longitude maps plans tools illustrated

$25.00
xxgpb167612

The Phillips Guide to Chairs


JOHNSON, PETER & [ CASTLE, LEN ]

FORMER OWNERSHIP & SIGNED BY NZ POTTER LEN CASTLE, 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: Merehurst Press 1989

KEYWORDS: guide chair chairs history furniture designs development materials manufacture photos colour black & white

$25.00
xxgqd167624

Shifting Focus : Colonial Australian Photography 1850 - 1920


MAXWELL, ANNE & CROCI, JOSEPHINE

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: Australian Scholarly 2015

KEYWORDS: study analysis Australia Australian early photography art history photos black & white

$25.00
xxgqd167625

The Jewish East End


SHAPIRO, AUMIE & MICHAEL

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: Springboard Education Trust 1996

KEYWORDS: pictorial history England Jewish East End Jew shops business dwells schools hospital churches photos black & white

$25.00
xxgqd167626

China's Discovery of Africa : Lectures given at the University of London on January 22 and 23, 1947


DUYVENDAK, J.J.L.

LOOSE PAGES, 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: Arthur Probsthain 1949

KEYWORDS: history Africa China discovery commerce trade influence foldout picture drawings rug design photos black & white

$32.50
xxgqf167630

Te Haerenga The Journey : Towards Waikato Museum , Te Whare Taonga o Waikato


MORROW, DANIEL

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: Waikato Museum 2017

KEYWORDS: history Waikato Museum artifacts objects display special items photos colour

$175.00
1c29a/19

A Passion for Flight - New Zealand Aviation Before the Great War


Volume 1 - Ideas, first flight attempts and the aeronauts 1868 -1909, Volume 2 - Aero clubs, aeroplanes, aviators and aeronauts 1910 - 1914, Volume 3 - The Joe Hammond story and military beginnings 1910 - 1914

MARTYN, ERROL W.

3 x volume set, signed, dated and inscribed by author. Super octavo, illus light card covers with french flaps, black lettering to spine, white and biege lettering to covers, 184pp & 320pp & 208pp, illus, Near FINE (light scuff to vol3 front cover, v. slight soiling to page edges)

PUBLISHER: Volplane Press 2012 & 2013

KEYWORDS: history aviations aeronauts aeroplanes aviators joe hammond flight new zealand aviation nz

$45.00
1c29a/21

Cold War Submarines - The Design and Construction of U.S. and Soviet Submarines


POLMAR, NORMAN & MOORE, K. J.

Quarto, illus light card covers, black lettering to spine, black and white lettering to front covers, illus title page & prelims, xxiii + 407pp, illus, VG+ (slight soiling to page egdes,

PUBLISHER: Potomac Books 2004

KEYWORDS: naval history submarines ships usa america soviet union cold war

$47.50
1c29a/22

Consolidated-Vultee PB4Y-2 Privateer : The Operational History of the U.S. Navy's World War II Patrol/Bomber Aircraft


CAREY, ALAN C.

Quarto, illus light card covers, white lettering to spine and boards, 176pp, illus, VG (occasional highlighting, light.moderate soiling to page edges, many stickers to front pages and front cover with previous ownership name)

PUBLISHER: Schiffer Publishing 2005

KEYWORDS: consolidated vultee aircraft convair b24 liberator aircraft aviaton military history

$95.00
1c29a/23

More Than Just a Place of Work - A history of Dunedin's Hillside Railway Workshops


DOUGHERTY, IAN

Quarto, illus light card covers with french flaps, white lettering to spine and covers, illus prelims and title page, 240pp, illus, Near FINE (v. slight burising to lower spine extrem)

PUBLISHER: New Zealand Railway and Locomotive Society 2015

KEYWORDS: nz new zealand dunedin otago history railway workshop hillside road

$85.00
1c29a/25

British Tramps and their Peacetime Contribution to World Shipping History


STEWART, I. G.

Signed, dated, and inscribed by author, heavy quarto, illus heavy card boards, white lettering to spine and boards, frontispiece, vi + 514pp, illus, VG (heavy fading to spine, moderate chafing to boards)

PUBLISHER: Ian Stewart Marine Publications 1997

KEYWORDS: history ships british tramps world shipping tramp shipping

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