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$19.50
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The Royal Flying Corps: A History


Foreword by Marshal of the Royal Air Force Sir John Slessor

NORRIS, GEOFFREY

First edition, ex library, hardcover 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: Frederick Muller 1965

KEYWORDS: first edition Geoffrey Norris Royal Flying Corps military history RAF pilots airmen First World War One WWI aviation history specials

$65.00
2f34a/30

New Zealand: The Brighter Britain of the South:


An Illustrated Description of the Natural Wealth, Conditions of Life, Industries, Trade, and Opportunities for Advancement

FANNING, L. S.

Super octavo, brown light card stapled wrappers with NZ map & blue lettering to front cover, 120pp, illus, VG- (patch of damage to lower spine extrem, moderate creasing to cover edges, some discolouration & staining to covers, owner's name & date in ink to title page, creasing to some page corners)

PUBLISHER: British Empire Exhibition/ WAG Skinner Govt. Printer 1924

KEYWORDS: LS Fanning British Empire Exhibition New Zealand travel history industry culture natural history

$55.00
2f34a/34

Steam in the Southern Pacific


The Story of Merchant Steam Navigation in the Australian Coastal and Intercolonial Trades, and on the Ocean Lines of the Southern Pacific

LAWSON, WILL

Re-bound with new eps & boards, small octavo, maroon faux-leather boards with gilt lettering to spine, 150pp + 2pp adverts, illus with 54illus, VG (2cm stain to title page, sporadic foxing, moderate tanning to pages, 1cm black stain to upper corner page 148/149, last two pages loose)

PUBLISHER: Gordon & Gotch 1909

KEYWORDS: Will Lawson New Zealand Pacific Ocean nautical maritime history steam merchant navy naval history navigation coastal shipping trade routes boats steamers

$28.50
xxewd62279

Sir George Cayley's Aeronautics


1796 - 1855

GIBBS-SMITH, C.H.

First edition Hardcover imperial 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 cost

PUBLISHER: Her Majesty's Stationery Office 1962

KEYWORDS: first edition specials C H Gibbs-Smith aviation history biography George Cayley aeronautics English history

$26.50
xxewe62357

Seasoned by Salt


A Historical Album of the Outer Banks

BARFIELD, RODNEY

Softcover square 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: University of North Carolina Press 1995

KEYWORDS: specials Rodney Barfield American history Outer Banks North Carolina pictorial history

$25.00
xxexa62607

Loeb Classical Library: Dio's Roman History III


In Nine Volumes

DIO & CARY, EARNEST (Trans)

This volume only, duodecimo hardcover (VG+) no 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 cost.

PUBLISHER: William Heinemann 1961

KEYWORDS: Loeb Classics ancient Greece Greek philosophy history politics Dio Roman history

$14.00
xxhcaa62517

A History of Young People in the West: Volume Two Stormy Evolution to Modern Times


LEVI, GIOVANNI & SCHMITT, JEAN-CLAUDE (Eds)

This volume only, ex library, 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: Harvard University Press 1997

KEYWORDS: specials Giovanni Levi Jean-Claude Schmitt history youth young people social history

$13.50
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The Harbour Board Collection Wellington 1880-1980


CHURCHOUSE, JACK

softcover oblong quarto (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: Wellington Harbour Board 1980

KEYWORDS: specials Jack Churchouse new zealand wellington harbour history ship maritime port photography pictorial history

$28.50
xxdbd63084

British Civil Aircraft 1919-1959: Volume One


JACKSON, A. J.

Super octavo hardcover (VG-) large patch of dampstaining to front board lower corner with damage carrying over to lower edges of first 40 pages. Without that fault, book would be 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: Putnam 1959

KEYWORDS: specials AJ Jackson civil aviation history British aircraft aeronautical history aeroplanes

$19.50
xxeza63630

God in Vietnam


A Christian Mission on the Plateaux of Vietnam

DOURNES, JACQUES

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 cost

PUBLISHER: Geoffrey Chapman Limited w1966

KEYWORDS: specials Jacques Dournes history Vietnam War Christianity mission religion religious history

$12.50
xxeza63637

The Archbishop and The Lady


The story of Fenelon and Madame Guyon

DE LA BEDOYERE, MICHAEL

Ex-library hardcover super octavo (VG) in d/w (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 cost

PUBLISHER: Collins 1956

KEYWORDS: specials Michael de la Bedoyere biography history Archbishop Fenelon Jeanne Bouvier de La Motte Guyon religion religious history reign of Louis IV Sun King Roi-Soleil

$65.00
2f41a/17

Official History of New Zealand in the Second World War 1939-45: The Royal New Zealand Navy


WATERS, S. D.

Super octavo, blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine & blind-stamped coat of arms to front board, frontispiece, xvi + 570pp, illus plus folding maps, VG (slight staining to boards, moderate ding to rear upper corner, light tanning & soiling to page edges) in d/w, VG (heavy creasing, bruising & nicks to all edges & corners, 3cm closed tear to front & rear upper corners, untidy 2cm tear to upper spine/front fold)

PUBLISHER: War History Branch Dept of Internal Affairs 1956

KEYWORDS: official history Second World War Two WW2 Royal New Zealand Navy military naval history SD Waters

$20.00
xxezf64069

The Book of The Martyrs of Tolpudde 1834-1934


V/A

hardback quarto, no 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: Trades Union Congress General Council 1934

KEYWORDS: specials history london england uk history labour politics trade union

$30.00
xxezj64492

Allenton School Centennial


1897 - 1997

GUTHRIE, EDNA (ED.)

Softcover staple bound 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: Allenton School 1997

KEYWORDS: specials Edna Guthrie New Zealand History South Island history Allenton school

$65.00
1b45/34

Cadillac Standard of the World: Compete History


With the Editors of Automobile Quarterly

HENDRY, MAURICE D.

Oblong imperial octavo, maroon textured boards with gilt lettering to spine, 447pp, illus, VG+ (slight rubbing to boards) in d/w, VG (light creasing to edges, several 1cm closed tears to upper spine extrem, small chaffing patch to rear upper edge, light rubbing)

PUBLISHER: Princeton Publishing 1977

KEYWORDS: Maurice D Hendry cars transport automobiles cadillac American motorcar history photographic pictorial history

$45.00
1b46/27

Anchor Ships and Anchor Men: The History of The Anchor Shipping & Foundry Company Ltd


KIRK, ALLAN A.

Octavo, blue boards with gilt lettering to spine, dark blue eps with AH Reed motif in white, 186pp, illus, VG+ (v slight tanning to page edges) in d/w, VG (some soiling to rear, rubbing to flap folds, light creasing to upper edges & to spine extrems)

PUBLISHER: AH & AW Reed 1967

KEYWORDS: Allan A Kirk New Zealand The Anchor Shipping & Foundry Company shipping marine maritime history ships boats vessels Nelson sailing sailors history

$90.00
1b46/33

Paddle Steamers of Australasia


PARSONS, R. H. & TOLLEY, J. C.

large quarto/small folio, cream light card stapled covers with black lettering to front cover, v + frontispiece maps + 196pp, VG- (light tanning & soiling to covers, light tanning to page edges, reading crease to rear cover)

PUBLISHER: RH Parsons 1967

KEYWORDS: RH Parsons JC Tolley transport Australia New Zealand paddle wheel steamers Murray Darling Rivers steamers tugs vessels ships shipping history Tasmania reference history specications

$150.00
1b47/13

Naval Camouflage 1914-1945: A Complete Visual Reference


WILLIAMS, DAVID

Large quarto, navy blue buckram boards with gilt lettering to spine, frontispiece, 256pp, illus, nr fine, in d/w, VG+ (price clipped, 3cm closed tear to front upper corner/flap fold)

PUBLISHER: Chatham Publishing 2001

KEYWORDS: David Williams nautical maritime naval history camouflage patterns colours schemes function illustrated photographic history warships

$55.00
1b47/17

British Warships 1860-1906: A Photographic History


DINGLE, NICHOLAS J.

Quarto, black cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, viii + 208pp, illus, fine, in d/w, nr fine

PUBLISHER: Pen & Sword Maritime 2009

KEYWORDS: Nicholas J Dingle naval maritime nautical history British warships boats ships photographic history

$450.00
1b48/16

Alfa Romeo: Catalogue Raisonne 1910-1989 Volumes I and II


ALTIERI, PAOLO & LURANI, GIOVANNI & MATTEUCCI, MARCO (Eds)

Two-volume boxed set, TEXT IN FRENCH, ITALIAN & ENGLISH, quarto, red boards with white lettering to spine & white four-leafed clover to front board, 228pp + 319pp respectively, illus, VG+ (some foxing to eps) in d/w, VG+ (some creasing & bruising to upper spine extrems) in matching box, VG+ HEAVY ITEM

PUBLISHER: Automobilia Bruno Alfieri 1989

KEYWORDS: Paolo Altieri Giovanni Lurani Marco Matteuci Alfa Romeo motorcar sports car racing cars automobile industrial history mechanics engineering racing history sport

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