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$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
2g35/13

The Supermarine Spitfire: Part 1 Merlin Powered


A Comprehensive Guide for the Modeller

HUMPHREYS, ROBERT

Large 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 2000

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

$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

$475.00
1a3a/1

Books on Egypt and Chaldaea Volumes 9 - 17 (IX - XVII): A History of Egypt from the End of the Neolithic Period to the Death of Cleopatra VII BC30


Eight volume set with large coloured folding map at rear of vol 1 (Vol IX)

BUDGE, E. A. WALLIS

Eight-volume set, octavo, browny-orange cloth boards with black lettering to spine & front board & black decorative rule to front board, xxiv + 222 + large folding map (vol.1), xvi + 207pp (vol.2), xvi + 219pp (vol.3), xvi + 241pp (vol.4), xvi + 219pp (vol.5), xxxiv + 230pp (vol.6), xvi + 251pp (vol.7), xvi + 321pp (vol.8), all vols illus, VG (light bruising to spine extrems, several fading spots to spines, tanning to eps, v occasional page corners creased)

PUBLISHER: Kegan Paul, Trench et al 1902

KEYWORDS: classics ancient history Egypt Chaldaea ancient Egyptian history EA Wallis Budge

$77.50
1a3b/44

The Life and Times of Patuone, The Celebrated Ngapuhi Chief


DAVIS, C. O.

Capper Press Facsimile Reprint, octavo, maroon boards with gilt lettering to spine, 141pp, VG- (owner's name in ink to printer's imprint page, name in blue ink to page fore-edges) in d/w, VG (some rubbing & soiling, light creasing to upper spine extrem, label residue stains to front)

PUBLISHER: Capper Press Facsimile Reprint 1974 (of JH Field Steam Printing Office 1876)

KEYWORDS: CO Davis New Zealand history Patuone Ngapuhi Treaty of Waitangi Maori history

$50.00
1a3c/35

Letters from early New Zealand by Charlotte Godley 1850-1853


GODLEY, CHARLOTTE & GODLEY, JOHN R (Ed)

Octavo, yellow cloth boards with red lettering to spine, frontispiece, xxii + 387pp, illus, VG (some fading to spine & boards edges, owner's name twice & date in ink to fep) in d/w, G+ (careful archival tape repairs to all edges, corners spine sides, spine extrems and flap folds)

PUBLISHER: Whitcombe & Tombs 1951

KEYWORDS: Charlotte Godley John R Godley New Zealand history correspondence Canterbury Wellington pioneering social history

$9.50
xxkwk73451

Sweet Thunder


CROKER, RICHARD

softcover rectangle saddle-stapled 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: Lodestar Press

KEYWORDS: specials trains steam travel railway history richard croker history photography

$35.00
xxfbe76193

White Women in Fiji: 1835-1930 The Ruin of Empire?


KNAPMAN, CLAUDIA

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 cost.

PUBLISHER: Allen & Unwin 1986

KEYWORDS: specials Claudia Knapman Fiji history European women history

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