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PO Box 335
Dunedin 9054
New Zealand

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1 Shand, Alexander The Moriori People of the Chatham Islands: Their History and Traditions
Christchurch Smith's Bookshop (1999) Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A facsimile reprint of the original 1911 edition. (iii)-x, 218 pages + 3 full page illustrations on 2 leaves. The portrait frontispiece illustration of the original edition is printed on the reverse of the title page. Black imitation leather boards. Page dimensions: 200 x 141mm. Chapter XV, "The Moriori People of the Chatham Islands: Their Traditions and History", is written by S. Percy Smith. Page dimensions: 237 x 147mm. The illustrations are not as clear as in the original edition. [Bibliographical Reference: see Bagnall S619 for the 1911 edition.]; Memoirs of the Polynesian Society. Volume Two. 
Price: 100.00 NZD
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2 Shand, Alexander Innes Wellington's Lieutenants
London Smith, Elder & Co. 1902 First Edition Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
No signatures. Spine faded. Rubbing to margins of boards and ends of spine. Some foxing. Some marks to endpapers. ; vii, [1], 439, [1] pages + frontispiece + 7 plates + 1 folding map + [4] pages advertisements. Red cloth boarsd with gilt coat of arms on front board. Page dimensions: 210 x 138mm. Contents: Lord Hill; General Craufurd; Sir Thomas Picton; Marshal Beresford; Lord Lynedoch; The Earl of Hopetoun; The Marquis of Anglesey; Lord Combermere. ; 8vo 
Price: 74.25 NZD
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