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$22.50
xxemf58170

The Great Flood of '78


GRIFFITHS, GEORGE

staple bound, 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 cost

PUBLISHER: John McIndoe 1978

KEYWORDS: specials George Griffiths new zealand otago history flood clutha photographic history

$16.50
xxena58197

Dwelling Place: A Plantation Epic


CLARKE, ERSKINE

hardcover super octavo (VG+) in d/w (VG+) ex library; 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: Yale University Press 2005

KEYWORDS: specials Erskine Clarke ex library religious history plantations american history slave slavery 19th century

$40.00
1c7a/4

Watch for Trams


JONES, COLIN

Quarto, maroon boards with silver lettering to spine, illus title page, 128pp, illus, nr fine, in d/w, VG+ (foxing to inside, creasing to rear lower edge, light soiling to rear flap upper edge)

PUBLISHER: Kangaroo Press 1993

KEYWORDS: Colin Jones Trams tramways transport history Australia horse steam cable battery electric trams photographic pictorial history

$45.00
1c7a/6

Station to Station


PARISSIEN, STEVEN

Quarto, white light card covers with black lettering to spine, illus prelims, 240pp, illus, fine, in d/w with large French flaps, fine

PUBLISHER: Phaidon Press 2001

KEYWORDS: Steven Parissien railways transport stations architecture buildings history construction structure social political context photography pictorial history drawings sketches plans

$15.00
xxenb58233

The Normans


BROWN, R. ALLEN

Ex-library hardcover quarto (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: Book Club Associates 1984

KEYWORDS: ex-library R Allen Brown history Normans European history Normandy Vikings England Italy Sicily First Crusade Antioch influence and impacy

$25.00
xxend58332

The Rand Rush


1886-1911 Johannesburg's first 25 Years in Pictures

ROSENTHAL, ERIC

Hardcover quarto (VG) lacks d/w ; 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: AD. Donker 1974

KEYWORDS: specials Eric Rosenthal history pictographic history Johannesburg Suoth Africa photography

$15.00
xxenf58503

Unwillingly to School


A Nostalgic Look at New Zealand Schools and Schoolchildren

WORDSWORTH, JANE

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: AH & AW Reed 1976

KEYWORDS: specials Jane Wordsworth New Zealand schools education history pictorial photographic history teachers students pupils

$16.50
xxeoa58519

The New Worker in Soviet Russia


LEVINE, IRVING R.

First edition, 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: Macmillan Company 1973

KEYWORDS: first edition Irving R Levine Soviet Union Russia history workers labour collective farms history peasant industrialisation government politics specials

$35.00
1h70a/4

The Painted Word


WOLFE, TOM

First edition, octavo, blue heavy card boards with gilt lettering to cream cloth spine, 121pp, illus, VG- (fading to boards, cracking to front gutter upper half, foxing to page edges) in d/w, G+ (dampstaining to edges, soiling spots to front & rear, foxing, nicks & tears with loss to spine extrems, creasing to rear flap, heavy foxing & tanning to interior)

PUBLISHER: Farrar, Straus & Giroux 1975

KEYWORDS: first edition Tom Wolfe social history modern art art history criticism

$65.00
1i28a/4

Official History of the Otago Regiment, N.Z.E.F. in the Great War 1914-1918


With Maps and Illustrations

BYRNE, LIEUT. A. E.

First edition, ex library, octavo, maroon cloth boards with gilt lettering to black leather spine, frontispiece, xiii + 407pp, illus + folding maps, G+ (library markings, bruising, rubbing & creasing to boards, binding cracked & sloppy, tanning & browning, soiling to page edges, some folding maps torn into parts, creasing to all folding maps, nicks to some page edges)

PUBLISHER: J Wilkie & Co Printers

KEYWORDS: first edition ex library official history Otago Regiment NZEF World War One WWI First World War military history Egypt Gallipoli France Flanders

$28.50
1j5a/4

The Territorial Battalions: A Pictorial History 1859-1985


WESTLAKE, RAY

First edition, quarto, maroon boards with gilt lettering to spine, 256pp, illus, VG+ (v slight stain spots to boards) in d/w, VG- (creasing to front flap, creasing to front & lower edges, staining to inside)

PUBLISHER: Spellmount Ltd 1986

KEYWORDS: first edition Ray Westlake military history territorial army reserves vollunteers infantry cavalry artillery engineers pictorial photographic history

$26.50
1j32a/9

The Empire at War


BOWIE, JOHN

Imperial octavo, blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, 127pp, illus, nr fine (tiny stain spot to feps) in d/w, VG+ (slight rubbing to rear)

PUBLISHER: B.T. Batsford Ltd 1989

KEYWORDS: John Bowie British Empire imperialism military history photographic pictorial history Boer War Cawnpore Indian Mutidy Dervishes Zulus Chinese Boxer rebellion

$17.50
xxepd59088

Osprey Men-at-Arms Series: Rome's Enemies: Germanics and Dacians


WILCOX, PETER & EMBLETON, G. A. (Illus)

Imperial 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: Osprey Publishing 1982

KEYWORDS: specials Peter Wilcox GA Embleton history Rome Roman Empire Germanics Dacians warrior military history weapons

$16.50
xxepf59203

The Ark of the Covenant


GRIERSON, RODERICK & MUNRO-HAY, STUART

softcover super octavo (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: Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1999

KEYWORDS: specials Roderick Grierson Stuart Munro-Hay ancient history relic antiquity zion ark classical history

$12.50
xxehk59461

Parnell


BURTON, SUSANNA (photography) & LEIGH, JACK (text)

hardcover 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: Millwood 1978

KEYWORDS: specials Sussanna Burton Jack Leigh photographic history pictorial history parnel auckland new zealand architecture

$9.50
xxehk59470

Tristes Tropiques


An Anthropological Study of Primitive Societies in Brazil

LEVI-STRAUSS, CLAUDE

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: Atheneum 1971

KEYWORDS: specials Claude Levi-Strauss anthropology primitivism brazil history ancient history culture amerindian tribes

$17.50
xxeqa59581

In Search of Ancient Italy


GRIMAL, PIERRE

Ex-library Hardcover super octavo (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: Evans Brothers Limited 1964

KEYWORDS: ex-library specials Pierre Grimal archaeology history ancient history Italy

$35.00
1n11a/4

The German Century


Sarah Jackson & Franziska Payer (Picture Research)

STURMER, MICHAEL

Quarto, black boards with gilt lettering to spine, black patterned eps, illus prelims, 288pp, illus, nr fine (light foxing to half-title page) in d/w, nr fine

PUBLISHER: Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1999

KEYWORDS: Michael Sturmer Sarah Jackson Franziska Payer Germany German history photographic pictorial history World War One Two WWI WWII Cold War East West Germany Berlin Wall Weimar Republic

$55.00
1m34a/7

The Arctic World: Its Plants, Animals, and Natural Phenoma


With a Historical Sketch of Arctic Discovery

n/a

Quarto, green cloth boards with gilt lettering, gilt motifs & gilt & black rule to spine & front board, dark green eps, frontispiece, viii + 276pp, illus, G+ (tearing & fraying to spine, bruising to board edges, bruising, fraying & rubbing to board corners, staining to boards, prize-giving label to front pastedown, front gutter cracked & only attached by centre stitching, rear gutter cracked to top 5cms, tanning, soiling & foxing to pages)

PUBLISHER: T. Nelson & Sons 1876

KEYWORDS: natural history plants animals flora fauna Arctic north pole Greenland Iceland Polar Sea exploration history discovery

$12.50
xxeqc59729

Letters of Cicero


WILKINSON, L. P.

softcover octavo (G+), 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 & co 1966

KEYWORDS: specials L P Wilkinson caeser classical history literature rome roman ancient history

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