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$160.00
1b27a/31

Continental Circus, 1949 - 2000


BULA, MAURICE (Photos) & SCHERTENLEIB, JEAN-CLAUDE

Text in English German and French, folio, illus black heavy card boards, 588pp, illus, VG+ (owner's address abel to f.e.p., v slight soiling to page edges) in d/w, VG+ (light rubbing)

PUBLISHER: Chronosports S.A. 2001

KEYWORDS: Maurice Bula Jean-Claude Schertenleib motorbikes motorcycle racing history statistics history Text in English French German

$90.00
1b27a/39

The Gaming Table: Its Votaries and Victims, in all TImes and Countries, especially in England and in France, in Two Volumes


STEINMETZ, ANDREW

Two-volume set, scarce, imperial octavo, red cloth boards with gilt lettering to spines & blind-stamped decorative rule to boards, coated eps, xi + 436pp (vol.1), 444pp (vol.2), VG- (6cm portion of vol 2 lower spine missing, rear board vol.1 detached, heavy bruising & fraying to spine extrems & boards corners, browning to spines, staining to boards, bookseller's labels to front pastedowns, owner's ex libris labels to frotn pastedowns, heavy browning to page edges, hinges cracked, pencil drawing to last page vol.1, sporadic light foxing, slight damage to v. occasional page edges)

PUBLISHER: Tinsely Brother 1870

KEYWORDS: Andrew Steinmetz gambling history gaming tables history ancient Rome Egypt Europe lotteries entertainment

$35.00
xxctm91916

Australia & New Zealand Warships 1914-1945


GILLETT, ROSS

Square quarto hardcover (VG) (lacks d/w) illus; 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: Doubleday Australia Pty.1983

KEYWORDS: specials Ross Gillett military history warships WW1 WW2 battleships naval history

$45.00
2d2a/15

Angels & Aristocrats: Early European Art in New Zealand Public Collections


KISLER, MARY

Inscribed & signed by author, quarto, illus heavy card boards, ribbon bookmark, black eps, 400pp, illus, fine

PUBLISHER: Godwit / Random House 2010

KEYWORDS: Mary Kisler New Zealand European art history public gallery collections history signed

$145.00
2f51/40

Easter Island Studies: Contributions to the History of Rapanui in Memory of William T Mulloy


Oxbow Monograph 32

FISCHER, STEVEN ROGER (Ed)

Folio, illus light card covers with white lettering to black spine, frontispiece, xiii + 247pp, illus, nr fine

PUBLISHER: Oxbow Books 1993

KEYWORDS: Easter Island Rapanui history archaeology anthropology natural history Rapanui language arts crafts academic papers articles

$190.00
2s1/3

Poyntzfield: The McKenzies of Lower Rangitikei


KNIGHT, ROB

Imperial octavo, brown boards with gilt lettering to spine, frontispiece map, iii + 256pp, illus, VG (light foxing & tanning to page edges, owner's name & address in ink to fep) in d/w, VG- (heavy fading to spine & sides, light chaffing & creasing to edges & flap folds, some tanning to inside)

PUBLISHER: RJ Knight 1975

KEYWORDS: Rob Knight New Zealand history Poyntzfield McKenzie family history Rangitikei

$45.00
2s2/12

The Imperial Services Library Volume 2: The Uniforms & History of the Scottish Regiments: Britain-Canada-Australia- New Zealand-South Africa 1625 to the Present Day


BARNES, MAJOR R MONEY & ALLEN, C. KENNEDY

This volume only (complete in itself), imperial octavo, red cloth boards with gilt lettering in black panel to spine, upper page edges stained red, frontispiece, 351pp, illus, VG- (moderate staining to spine & front board, light bruising & fraying to spine extrems, light tanning to page edges, prelims & terminals)

PUBLISHER: Seeley Service & Co 1960

KEYWORDS: Major R Money Barnes C Kennedy Allen Scottish regiments Britain New Zealand Australia South Africa Canada military history uniforms regimental history weaponry decoration ornaments

$27.50
xxser93420

What's in the Name?, The Origin of the Street and Suburb Names of Invercargill, Bluff, Otatara


MCARTHUR, WENDY J.

Signed and Inscribed by the Author Octavo Softcover (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: Wendy J. McArthur 2006

KEYWORDS: specials Wendy J McArthur History New Zealand origin names Invercargill Bluff Otatara South Island History signed

$55.00
2s10/11

Riccarton Bush: Putaringamotu: Natural History and Management


MOLLOY, BRIAN (Ed)

Limited numbered edition, small quarto, illus glossy heavy card boards, frontispiece, xiv + 330pp, illus, VG+ (nick to spine base, owner's name & address stamped blacked out to fep)

PUBLISHER: Riccarton Bush Trust 1995

KEYWORDS: Brian Molloy New Zealand Christchurch Riccarton Bush Putaringamotu history environment natural history plants animals

$165.00
2s11/28

The History of Policing in New Zealand Volume Four: A Policeman's Paradise? Policing a Stable Society 1918-1945


DUNSTALL, GRAEME

This volume only, association copy dated, inscribed & signed by Graeme Dunstall and given to the Hon. Judith Tizard who launched the book, imperial octavo, blue boards with gilt lettering to spine, illus eps, xii + 528pp, illus, nr fine, in d/w, nr fine

PUBLISHER: The Dunmore Press / Dept of Internal Affairs 1999

KEYWORDS: Graeme Dunstall New Zealand Police FOrce history policing social history

$27.50
xxfkj95267

The War in Iraq: A Photo History


n/a

Quarto 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: Regan Books/ Harper Collins 2003

KEYWORDS: war military history American British Iraqi invasion photography photographs photographic history Saddam Hussein

$25.00
xxsgo96835

Memoirs of the Indian Museum


RAY, H. C.

Slim, 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: Manager of publications 1956

KEYWORDS: history indian museum natural history

$28.50
xxksa97474

The Gib: Mount Gibraltar Southern Highlands


LEMANN, JANE & ELPHICK, MICHAEL ET AL (Eds)

large quarto hardcover (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: Mount Gibraltar Landcare / Wingecarribee SHire COuncil n/d

KEYWORDS: Australia New South Wales The Gib history Bowral Trachyte quarries natural history

$60.00
1j43a/7

Macquarie Island


CUMPSTON, J. S.

Imperial octavo, green cloth boards with gilt lettering in darker green decorative panel to spine, illus eps, frontispiece, xii + 380pp, illus, VG (some tanning & foxing to page edges, light foxing to prelims & terminals, staining to rear board) in d/w, poor (back completely missing, rear flap loosely enclosed, spine front & front flap also present, sellotape-residue staining to spine side)

PUBLISHER: Antarctic Division Dept. of External Affairs 1968

KEYWORDS: New Zealand Macquarie Island subantarctic history ships shipwrecks naturical marine history

$32.50
xxfpf98671

The Origins of European Dissent


MOORE, R. I.

Octavo hardcover (VG+) in d/w (VG); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them vable. 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 Lane Penguin 1977

KEYWORDS: Europe European history religion religious history

$15.00
xxfqc99118

English Colonization of North America


FOWLER, ELAINE W. & WRIGHT LOUIS B.

Ocatvo 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: Edward Arnold Ltd 1968

KEYWORDS: history United States America History Colonial period

$25.00
xxshw100045

In Her Hand: letters of romantic-era British women writers in New Zealand collections


MCLEAN, THOMAS (ed) & ROGERS, CANDLER SHEFFIELD (ed)

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: University of Otago English department 2013

KEYWORDS: language New Zealand history literature history

$16.50
xxsir101196

The Amazing World of James Hector


NATHAN, SIMON (Ed.) & VARNHAM, MARY (Ed.)

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: Awa Press 2008

KEYWORDS: explorer exploring geology natural history medicine biography James Hector new zealand history

$38.50
xxskl102826

Desiring Arabs


MASSAD, JOSEPH A.

Imperial octavo hardcover (Nr Fine) 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: The University of Chicago Press 2007

KEYWORDS: arab muslim history western imperialism cultural academic history

$34.50
xxkun103901

Glimpses into Life in Malayan Lands


THOMSON, JOHN TURNBULL & HALL-JONES, JOHN (Intro)

Octavo softcover (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 keeps postage costs down.

PUBLISHER: Oxford University Press 1984

KEYWORDS: Malaysia Malaya history Straits Singapore Penang social history

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