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Roaring Forties


first edition inscribed [by mccormick to family of former new zealand prime minister david lange] 128pp ills.[b/w] NF (blue cloth,v.minor soiling,inscr.to half-title by gary mccormick to the lange family) in VG+ d/w (v.sl.rubbed and soiled,minor bumps to extrems.)

PUBLISHER: hodder moa beckett auckland 1995

KEYWORDS: new zealand history politics sam hunt gary mccormick david lange john mcdermott signed


Red Runs the Vistula


first edition signed by author and inscribed to former new zealand prime minister robert muldoon 304pp ills.[b/w] NF (black cloth,author's sign.and inscr.to title,sl.cocked) in VG+ d/w (sl.rubbed and soiled,sl.wear to extrems.w.2cm closed tear to foot of front cover)

PUBLISHER: nevron auckland 1985

KEYWORDS: new zealand history military vistula robert muldoon ron jeffery signed


In God's Name


first australian edition inscribed by author 334pp ills.[b/w] NF (black cloth,minor shelf wear,author's inscr.to half-title verso) in NF d/w (sl.rubbed and soiled)

PUBLISHER: jonathan cape london [printed in australia] 1984

KEYWORDS: history theology david yallop vatican signed


He Didn't Mind Danger


first edition inscribed by author 245pp G+ (grey cloth,rubbed and stained,binding separated at half-title gutter but still attached at rear,author's inscr.and initials to ffep,prelims.and content edges sl.foxed,spine cracked) in G+ d/w (mod.rubbed and soiled,chipping and wear to extrems.w.several losses)

PUBLISHER: harper new york [1948]

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature signed michael gilbert


The Silk Road on Land and Sea


first edition [signed and presented to former new zealand prime minister david lange by chinese ambassador huang guifang] 304pp ills.[col.] NF (in laminated boards,minor soiling to eps,inscribed in english and signed in chinese on ffep by china ambassador to former nz prime minister david lange) in NF d/w (clear plastic sl.yellowed) in NF slipcase (v.sl.soiled)

PUBLISHER: china pictorial publishing beijing 1989

KEYWORDS: politics history silk road china huang guifang david lange new zealand signed travel geography


Guide to Canary Breeding and Exhibiting


ex-lib.first edition signed and inscribed by author 54pp+ads.ills.[b/w and col.] VG+ (green cloth w.gilt dec.stamp to top board,minor rubbing,author's inscr.to ffep and sign.to title,content edges v.sl.soiled)

PUBLISHER: mitre press london [nd]

KEYWORDS: natural history canary ornithology brooks signed


The Cure for Death by Lightning


first edition signed by author [includes author-inscribed handmade bookmark] 294pp NF (blue cloth,minor bumps to extrems.,author's sign.to title w.inscribed bookmark loosely inserted) in NF d/w (v.minor soiling)

PUBLISHER: knopf toronto 1996

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature gail anderson-dargatz signed


Shadows in Arcady


first edition thus numbered/limited [480/500] signed by author and inscribed by publisher 59pp+[2pp] ills.[some b/w tailpieces] F (in black/blue cloth w.gilt key stamp to top board,warmly inscribed by publisher to supervising printer and dated 1967 on blank prelim.,numbered colophon to rear prelim.w.author's sign.opposite) in NF d/w (clear acetate sl.wrinkled) in VG+ slipcase (blue paper boards,sl.rubbed and soiled)

PUBLISHER: charles skilton london 1965

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature typography william russell flint charles skelton signed arts


Signals of Distress


first edition signed by author 277pp NF (grey cloth,author's sign.to title,minor foxing to content edges) in F d/w

PUBLISHER: viking london 1994

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature jim crace signed


W.N.Carson Footballer and Cricketer


first edition signed by author [carman] 59pp+records pp ills.[b/w] VG+ (tan paper boards,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,eps v.sl.soiled,sign.of author a.h.carman to title page) in VG+ d/w (sl.rubbed and soiled,sl.stain to foot of spine,sl.wear to extrems.)

PUBLISHER: sporting publications wellington 1947

KEYWORDS: new zealand sport biography signed carman carson


The Making of a New Zealander


reprint signed by author 215pp ills.[b/w] VG+ (brown cloth,owner's inscr.to ffep,content edges v.sl.foxed) in VG d/w (mod.rubbed and soiled,mod.wear and chipping to extrems.)

PUBLISHER: reed wellington 1959

KEYWORDS: new zealand history alan mulgan biography signed


Crown Jewel


first edition inscribed by author 361pp NF (black cloth,spine cracked but tight,author's warm inscr.to title dated 1981) in NF d/w (sl.rubbed)

PUBLISHER: allison & busby london 1981

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature signed ralph de boissiere


Flying Hero Class


first edition inscribed by author 224pp NF (tan cloth,sl.bumps to extrems.,owner's inscr.to front pastedown,author's inscr.to title) in NF d/w (minor rubbing)

PUBLISHER: hodder & stoughton london 1991

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature thomas keneally signed


Beyond the City

the land and its people riccarton waimairi paparua


first edition signed by author 239pp ills.[b/w] VG+ (black cloth,prelims.and content edges sl.foxed,author's sign.to title) in VG+ d/w (v.sl.soiled,minor gum stains to upper/lower edges)

PUBLISHER: penney ash publications christchurch 1977

KEYWORDS: new zealand geography history sarah penney signed


If You Liked School,You'll Love Work


first edition signed by author 391pp MINT (author's sign.to title) in MINT d/w

PUBLISHER: jonathan cape london 2007

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature signed irvine welsh


Travel in New Zealand

vol.1 north island


[first edition] vol.1 only [from the collection of new zealand author roderick finlayson] 264pp G+ (bluish green cloth w.gilt north island stamp to top board,rubbed and stained,chipping and wear to extrems.incl.hinges,owner's sign.[roderick finlayson] to ffep,prelims.and content edges sl.foxed,spine cracked and cocked)

PUBLISHER: whitcombe & tombs auckland [nd]

KEYWORDS: new zealand geography history james cowan north island signed roderick finlayson


Sure of You


first edition signed by author 262pp VG+ (green cloth,sl.shelf wear,author's sign.to title,cocked) in NF d/w (sl.internal foxing)

PUBLISHER: chatto & windus london 1990

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature armistead maupin signed


The Revolt


seventh edition signed by author 386pp ills.[b/w] VG+ (red cloth,minor shelf wear,author's sign.to title,sl.shaky spine) in VG d/w (mod.rubbed and osiled,mod.wear to extrems.)

PUBLISHER: steimatzky's agency jerusalem 1977

KEYWORDS: history biography signed menachem begin


Birds of Sri Lanka


first edition signed by author 133pp ills.[col.photos by author] NF (fawn cloth w.tan half-leather,sl.bumps to extrems.,author's dated sign.to half-title 15/5/85) in VG+ d/w (sl.rubbed and soiled,sl.wear and chipping to extrems.,sl.internal foxing)

PUBLISHER: trumpet publishers colombo 1984

KEYWORDS: natural history sri lanka de zylva birds ornithology signed


Yesterday's Gold


first edition australasian limited edition inscribed by author 83pp ills.[col.by harry sangl] NF (black paper wrappers w.black vinyl spine secured w.bolts,clear plastic dustcover also attached to spine,minor shelf wear,author's inscr.to half-title verso dated january 77) in VG box (folding burgundy card,mod.rubbed and soiled)

PUBLISHER: archaeological holdings new york 1976

KEYWORDS: arts new zealand gold geography harry sangl james higginson signed

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