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$450.00
9710ed9

Final Harvest Emily Dickinson's Poems


DICKINSON,EMILY; JOHNSON,THOMAS H. [SELECTED BY]; FRAME,JANET [INSCRIBED BY]

first edition thus inscribed by NZ author Janet Frame 331pp VERY GOOD+ (in wrappers,sl.rubbed and soiled,spine sl.sunned,owner's inscr.to ffep - for Jess [Whitworth] from Janet [Frame] from Cambridge Mass.USA 1964 - content edges sl.foxed)

PUBLISHER: little brown boston [1961]

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature poetry janet frame emily dickinson signed

$750.00
9710mg11

A Special Flower


GEE,MAURICE

first edition proof copy signed by author 192pp VERY GOOD- (in red paper wrappers,mod.rubbed and soiled,owner's sign.to front cover,sl.wear to extrems.,author's name handwritten to spine,mod.stain to fore-edge of first 22 pages,author's sign.to title page,cocked) rare proof copy signed

PUBLISHER: hutchinson london 1965

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature proof copies new zealand maurice gee signed

$750.00
9710mg12

The Big Season


GEE,MAURICE

first edition proof copy signed by author 199pp VERY GOOD (in red paper wrappers,mod.rubbed and soiled,annotation to front cover - The NZ Peyton Place?? - spine sunned,sl.wear to extrems.,owner's stamp to half-title,author's sign.to title page,prelims.and content edges sl.foxed) scarce signed proof copy

PUBLISHER: hutchinson london 1962

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature new zealand maurice gee signed proof copies

$275.00
9710ms13

The New Zealanders A Sequence of Stories


SHADBOLT,MAURICE

second impression signed by author [from the Dennis McEldowney collection] 256pp VERY GOOD+ (burgundy cloth,sl.bumps and soiling to extrems.,owner's sign.to ffep,prelims.and content edge ssl.foxed,author's dated sign.to title page - April 1960) in VERY GOOD dustwrapper (mod.rubbed and soiled/foxed,spine browned,mod.wear and chipping to extrems.)

PUBLISHER: whitcombe and tombs [np] 1960

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature new zealand maurice shadbolt signed

$1225.00
9710jf17

Faces in the Water


FRAME,JANET

first US edition inscribed and signed by author 254pp VERY GOOD+ (patterned grey paper boards w.teal cloth spine,v.sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,author's inscr.to ffep - Best wishes from Janet Frame - eps and content edges sl.foxed,pale small stain to foot edge but not affecting text) in VERY GOOD dustwrapper (mod.rubbed and soiled,mod.wear and chipping to extrems.w.some sl.creasing) scans available on request

PUBLISHER: george braziller new york 1961

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature janet frame new zealand signed

$1150.00
9710jf18

A State of Siege


FRAME,JANET

first US edition inscribed and signed by author 246pp VERY GOOD+ (teal cloth w.gilt stamp of author's sign.to top board,v.sl.soiled,author's inscr.to ffep - John B. best wishes from Janet - content edges v.sl.foxed,top edge teal) in VERY GOOD dustwrapper (sl.rubbed and soiled,mod.wear and chipping to extrems.w.sl.losses to head/foot of spine,price-clipped)

PUBLISHER: george braziller new york [1966]

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature new zealand signed janet frame

$1150.00
9710jf19

Daughter Buffalo


FRAME,JANET

first US edition inscribed and signed by author 212pp VERY GOOD+ (blue cloth,sl.bumps to extrems.,owner's name to front pastedown,author's inscr.to ffep - for Rose Marie & John from Janet - eps and content edges v.sl.foxed) in VERY GOOD+ dustwrapper (sl.rubbed and soiled,spine mod.sunned,sl.wear to extrems.)

PUBLISHER: george braziller new york [1972]

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature new zealand janet frame signed

$1150.00
9710jf20

The Adaptable Man


FRAME,JANET

first NZ edition inscribed and signed by author 270pp NEAR FINE (black cloth,minor bumps to extrems.,author's inscr.to ffep - to Rose Marie & John from Janet - content edges v.sl.foxed) in VERY GOOD+ dustwrapper (sl.rubbed and soiled,sl.wear to extrems.,sl.chipping to upper edge)

PUBLISHER: pegasus press christchurch 1965

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature new zealand janet frame signed

$1950.00
9710jf21

The Carpathians


FRAME,JANET

first edition inscribed and signed by the author 196pp VERY GOOD+ (blue cloth,v.sl.soiled w.sl.bumps to extrems.,author's inscr.to title page - for Robin & Rosemary Gordon with best regards & many thanks for answering ill-timed phone calls on the nature & behaviour of fowl, wild & tame, from Janet, the goose woman, Shannon, January 1989 - content edges v.sl.foxed) in VERY GOOD+ dustwrapper (sl.rubbed and soiled,sl.wear to extrems.) Janet Frame kep geese and her last book [published posthumously] was named by her 'The Goose Bath Poems'

PUBLISHER: bloomsbury london 1988

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature janet frame new zealand signed

$1150.00
9710jf22

The Pocket Mirror


FRAME,JANET

first edition inscribed and signed by author 121pp NEAR FINE (green cloth,sl.soiling to board edges,author's inscr.to ffep - John with best wishes from Janet Frame ) in VERY GOOD+ dustwrapper (sl.rubbed and soiled,sl.wear to extrems.)

PUBLISHER: w.h.allen london 1967

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature janet frame new zealand signed poetry

$1750.00
9710jf23

Owls Do Cry


FRAME,JANET

first US edition inscribed and signed by author 211pp VERY GOOD+ (red cloth,sl.soiling to board edges,author's inscr.to ffep - John B. with best wishes from Janet Frame - eps and content edges sl.foxed) in VERY GOOD+ dustwrapper (sl.rubbed and soiled,mod.wear and chipping to extrems.,few small closed tears to upper edge,price-clipped with price stamp to front flap)

PUBLISHER: george braziller new york 1960

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature new zealand janet frame signed

$1250.00
9710jf24

The Reservoir / Snowman Snowman [2 books]


FRAME,JANET

first edition 2 vols.inscribed and signed by author 182/182pp NEAR FINE (cream cloth,spines v.sl.soiled,author's inscr.to ffep both vols. - John, best wishes from Janet Frame ) in VERY GOOD+ dustwrapper (sl.rubbed and soiled,sl.wear to extrems.) in VERY GOOD+ slipcase (ill.paper boards,mod.rubbed and soiled,uneven sunning,sl.wear to extrems.)

PUBLISHER: george braziller new york [1963]

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature new zealand janet frame signed

$950.00
9710rh28

The Desolate Star and Other Poems


HYDE,ROBIN

first edition signed by author [w.pseudonym] 40pp VERY GOOD- (in wrappers w.yapp edges,mod.rubbed and sl.soiled,mod.wear and chipping to extrems.w.edges creased,small ink no.2 to upper edge of title page along with author's sign. - Robin Hyde (Iris Wilkinson) - title page and content edges v.sl.foxed) rare for author to sign with both real name and pseudonym

PUBLISHER: whitcombe & tombs christchurch [1929]

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature poetry new zealand robin hyde signed

$650.00
9710jm29

The Passionate Puritan


MANDER,JANE

first colonial edition inscribed and signed by author 308pp VERY GOOD- (brown cloth w.ochre dec.borders,mod.rubbed and soiled,mod.bumps and sl.wear to extrems.,spine sl.sunned,lacks ffep,prelims.and content edges sl.foxed,author's inscr.to title page - inscribed for Warwick Lawrence Jane Mander - colonial edition stamp to copyright page,spine cracked but solid)

PUBLISHER: john lane bodley head london new york 1922

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature jane mander new zealand signed

$75.00
1i40/24

New Guinea Engineer


BELL,LES; SHADBOLT,GILLIAN HEMING

first edition inscribed by Shadbolt 271pp ills.[b/w] FINE in glossy wrappers (inscr.of Gillian Shadbolt to title page)

PUBLISHER: rosenberg dural 2002

KEYWORDS: australia biography military history les bell gillian shadbolt signed

$50.00
r32/19

The Birth and Death of Language: Spanish Literature and Linguistics: 1300-1700


READ,MALCOLM K.

first edition inscribed by author 220pp NEAR FINE (burgundy cloth,author's inscr.to title page)

PUBLISHER: studia humanitatis potomac 1983

KEYWORDS: literature history reference spanish read signed

$48.50
16710dg3

Diary to a Woman


GLOVER,DENIS

first edition numbered/limited [19/750] signed by author unpaginated VERY GOOD+ (in wrappers,sl.rubbed and soiled,sl.wear to extrems.) in VERY GOOD+ dustwrapper (sl.rubbed and soiled,sl.wear to extrems.,author's sign.to numbered colophon on front flap)

PUBLISHER: cats-paw press wellington 1971

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature poetry new zealand signed denis glover

$100.00
r31/48

Bruce Mason


MASON,BRUCE; MCNAUGHTON,HOWARD

first edition inscribed and signed by Bruce Mason 53pp VERY GOOD+ (in wrappers,sl.rubbed and soiled,sl.wear to extrems.,inscr.and sign.of Mason to title page)

PUBLISHER: oxford university press wellington 1976

KEYWORDS: new zealand literature arts biography mason mcnaughton signed

$150.00
16710bm5

Solo The End of the Golden Weather / To Russia, with Love / Not Christmas, but Guy Fawkes / Courting Blackbird


MASON,BRUCE

first edition thus signed by author 234pp FINE (black cloth,author's sign.to ffep) in VERY GOOD+ dustwrapper (sl.rubbed and soiled,sl.wrinkle to upper edge)

PUBLISHER: victoria university press wellington 1981

KEYWORDS: new zealand literature arts signed bruce mason

$350.00
r31/49

D'Arcy Cresswell


CRESSWELL,D'ARCY; FINLAYSON,RODERICK

first edition signed by author inscribed by F[rank] S[argeson] 132pp FINE (burgundy cloth,publisher's invoice loosely inserted,associaition inscr.to ffep - Rod and compliments on a most interesting book FS August '73 - author's sign.to title page) in VERY GOOD+ dustwrapper (sl.rubbed and soiled,sl.wear to extrems.) association copy

PUBLISHER: twayne publishers new york [1972]

KEYWORDS: new zealand biography literature d'arcy cresswell roderick finlayson signed

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