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$32.50
xxdtg67110

Traction Engines in New Zealand


ALEXANDER, RON & RADCLIFFE, GRAHAM

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: Steam Traction Society 1969

KEYWORDS: specials Ron Alexander Graham Radcliffe New Zealand transport agriculture history traction engines pictorial photographic history

$24.50
xxdxb67268

A New Philosophy of History


ANKERSMIT, FRANK & KELLNER, HANS

Softcover imperial 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 keeps postage costs down.

PUBLISHER: The University of Chicago Press 1995

KEYWORDS: specials Frank Ankersmit Hans Kellner history philosophy theory of history

$60.00
2g16a/16

Unstructuring Chinese Society: The Fictions of Colonial Practice ad the Changing Realities of 'Land in the New Territories of Hong Kong


CHUN, ALLEN

Super octavo, lavendar light card covers with white lettering to spine, xv + 2pp maps + 348pp, nr fine (v slight creasing to front cover lower corer)

PUBLISHER: Routledge 2002

KEYWORDS: Allen Chun China Hong Kong Chinese colonial history anthropology history cluture politics ethnology

$14.00
xxdug67744

Post Mortem: The Jews in Germany - Now


KATCHER, LEO

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: Hamish Hamilton 1968

KEYWORDS: specials Leo Katcher Jews Germany anti-semitism history social history

$19.50
xxdxf67894

The Promise of the Foreign


Nationalism and the Technics of Translation in the Spanish Philippines

RAFAEL, VICENTE L.

Softcover imperial 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: Duke University Press 2005

KEYWORDS: specials Vicente L Rafael Philippines history Filipino history nationalism nationhood Castilian Spanish nationbuilding linguistics translation

$18.50
xxdxf67908

The Search for the Perfect Language


ECO, UMBERTO

Softcover octavo (NF) ; 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: Fontana Press 1997

KEYWORDS: specials Umberto Eco general history European History language linguistics philosophy

$16.50
xxdyg68402

The Atlantic Islands: A Study of the Faeroe Life and Scene


WILLIAMSON, KENNETH & LINKLATER, ERIC (Foreword)

First edition, 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: Collins 1948

KEYWORDS: specials first edition Kenneth Williamson Eric Linklater Faeroe Islands natural history flora fauna sociology history

$17.50
xxdzb68494

The Inquisition


BAIGENT, MICHAEL & LEIGH, RICHARD

Softcover 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: Penguin Books 2000

KEYWORDS: specials Michael Baigent Richard Leigh history Inquisition Roman Catholic Church religious history witch hunting papacy

$15.00
xxdyg68409

Chatto Curiosities of the British Street: Troughs & Drinking Fountains: Fountains of Life


DAVIES, PHILIP

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: Chatto & Windus 1989

KEYWORDS: specials Philip Davies Britain British horse troughs drinking fountains mediaeval pumps monumnets history architecture social history

$125.00
2g33/25

Official History of New Zealand in the Second World War 1939-45


DAVIN, D. M.

Imperial octavo, red cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine & blind-stamped coat of arms to front board, frontispiece map, xvii + 547pp, illus + folding maps, VG- (light bruising to spine extrems, some tanning & foxing to page edges, creasing & moderate browning/foxing to one map at page 284 due to bad folding)

PUBLISHER: War History Branch, Dept of Internal Affairs 1953

KEYWORDS: DM Davin official history New Zealand Second World War Two WW2 military history Crete

$16.00
xxdrh68978

The Whirtinaki Valley


ELLISON, NANCY

first edition hardcover, worn 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: Paul's Book Arcade 1956

KEYWORDS: specials nancy ellison new zealand history autobiography history

$10.00
xxdzg68898

The Historic Bay of Plenty


Te Papa C.M.S. Mission Station 1838 - 1883

BULL, STANLEY (ED.)

Softcover 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 costs.

PUBLISHER: The Elms Trust 1970

KEYWORDS: specials Stanley Bull New Zealand history religion religious history local regional North Island Bay of Plenty

$40.00
2g34/41

The McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II: Part 1 USAF Variants


EVANS, ANDY

Quarto, illus light card covers with white lettering to spine & front cover, illus title page, 128pp, illus + folding 1:72 scale drawings to rear, nr fine

PUBLISHER: SAM Publications 2007

KEYWORDS: military history aeronautical engineering model modelling aeroplanes aircraft aviation military history hobbies crafts Andy Evans McDonnell Douglas F4 Phantom II

$50.00
2g34/44

General Dynamics F-111: A Comprehensive Guide


THORNBOROUGH, ANTHONY M.

Quarto, illus light card covers with white lettering to spine & front cover, illus title page, 176pp, illus + folding 1:48 scale drawings to rear, nr fine

PUBLISHER: SAM Publications 2013

KEYWORDS: military history aeronautical engineering model modelling aeroplanes aircraft aviation military history hobbies crafts Anthony M Thornborough F-111

$50.00
2g34/46

The Supermarine Spitfire: Part 1 Merlin Powered


HUMPHREYS, ROBERT

Quarto, illus light card covers with white lettering to spine & front cover, illus title page, 192pp, illus + folding 1:48 scale drawings to rear, nr fine

PUBLISHER: SAM Publications 2014 Second Edition

KEYWORDS: military history aeronautical engineering model modelling aeroplanes aircraft aviation military history hobbies crafts Robert Humphreys supermarine spitfire Merlin powered

$50.00
2g34/48

The Hawker Hunter: A Comprehensive Guide


BRADLEY, PAUL

Quarto, illus light card covers with white lettering to spine & front cover, illus title page, 128pp, illus + folding 1:72 scale drawings to rear, nr fine

PUBLISHER: SAM Publications 2009

KEYWORDS: military history aeronautical engineering model modelling aeroplanes aircraft aviation military history hobbies crafts Paul Bradley Hawker Hunter

$40.00
2g35/21

RN Cruisers in Focus


WARLOW, LT CDR BEN

Oblong imperial octavo, illus light card covers, printed eps, 112pp, illus, nr fine

PUBLISHER: Maritime Books 2003

KEYWORDS: Lt Cdr Ben Warlow Royal Navy naval maritime nautical history cruisers pictorial photographic history

$15.00
xxkua69832

Battling the Land


200 Years of Rural Australia

LINN, ROB

Softcover 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: Allen & Unwin 1999

KEYWORDS: specials Rob Linn Australia history natural history rural Australia

$18.50
xxkui70256

Heartland: New Zealand's Meeting Places


ROBINSON, STEPHEN

softcover imperial square octavo (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: Whitcoulls 2008

KEYWORDS: specials Stephen Robinson new zealand pictorial history photographic history illustrated

$40.00
1g76/26

New Zealand, or Zealandia, The Britain of the South: Volume 1


With Two Maps and Seven Coloured Views (Missing)

HURSTHOUSE, CHARLES

First edition, volume 1 only, octavo, blue cloth boards with blind-stamped decorative rule to boards & gilt motif to centre front board, xvi + 328pp, G (lacks spine, lacks fep, front board only attached by one stitch, fading & chaffing to boards, fraying & bruising to board corners, some tape repair to board/spine folds, tape reinforcement to hinge at centre (pg 192/193), browning to page edges, some foxing)

PUBLISHER: Edward Stanford 1857

KEYWORDS: Charles Hursthouse New Zealand history geology scenery climate natural history flora fauna minerals Maori government agriculture immigration

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