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South Africa

By: Agar-Hamilton, J. A. I.

Price: NZ$31.90

Publisher: London, Arrowsmith: (1934)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11655

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


No signatures. Spine faded. Crease to corner of folding map. Some foxing to margins of boards.; x, 134 pages + folding sketch map + maps on endpapers. Orange cloth boards. Page dimensions: 184 x 120mm. Contents: Editorial Preface; Important Dates in South African History; From the Beginnings to 1806; 1806-1867; 1867-1902; 1902-1909; The Botha Ministry; The Smuts Ministry; The Hertzog Ministry; Assets. Mines and Agriculture; Liabilities. The Poor White and the Native; Conclusion; Bibliographical Note; Index.; 12mo View more info

Image for The Fugitives; or, The Quaker Scout of Wyoming [bound with] The Gold Hunters A Picture of Western Character, and Pike's Peak Life [bound with] Big Foot, The Guide; or, The Surveyors [bound with] The Trapper's Bride and White Stone Canoe Etc. Etc.

The Fugitives; or, The Quaker Scout of Wyoming [bound with] The Gold Hunters A Picture of Western Character, and Pike's Peak Life [bound with] Big Foot, The Guide; or, The Surveyors [bound with] The Trapper's Bride and White Stone Canoe Etc. Etc.

By: Ellis, Edward S.; M. V. Victor; W. J. Hamilton; Percy B. St. John

Price: NZ$1,450.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge & Sons: [1867]

Seller ID: 6337

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Leather joints strong. 3/8" tear to leather at head of front joint. Moderate rubbing to edges of boards and spine. Narrow split to gutter at rear endpaper. Margins trimmed quite close to text by binder, without loss of text.; Four early UK editions or American novels, all scarce. Contemporary half leather and marbled boards. 1. "The Fugitives; or, The Quaker Scout of Wyoming" by Edward S. Ellis. London: George Routledge & Sons, no date [1867]. 122 pages + frontis. 2. "The Gold Hunters A Picture of Western Character and Pike's Peak Life" by Mrs. M. V. Victor. London: George ... View more info

The Meaning of the World Revolution

By: Fyfe, H. Hamilton

Price: NZ$31.90

Publisher: London, Cecil Palmer and Hayward: (1919)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12874

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Staining and foxing to boards. Moderate foxing. ; 242 pages + [5] pages advertisements. Papered boards. Page dimensions: 183 x 119mm. Selected contents: The End of Ruling Classes; The Artificial Gulf; The End of Kingly Rule; The Struggle towards the Light; Too Much Government; System the Foe.; 8vo View more info

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The Travels of Ibn Battuta. Volume III.

By: Gibb, H. A.R. [Hamilton] (ed.)

Price: NZ$79.75

Publisher: London, Hakluyt Society: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6265

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


No signatures. Some discolouration to spine cloth. Some foxing to dust wrapper. A couple of 1/4" tears at head of dust wrapper spine. Some small stains to dust wrapper. Dust wrapper is not price-clipped. Dust wrapper protected in archival mylar cover. ; Volume Three only of The Travels of Ibn Battuta. Second Series, No. 141 (Issued for 1971). Blue cloth boards with gilt galleon illustration on front board. xi, [1], 539-771 pages + frontis + plates. ; 8vo View more info

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Maori Art. Parts III, IV and V only

By: Hamilton, A.

Price: NZ$350.00

Publisher: Wellington, The New Zealand Institute: 1898-1901

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11947

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Three unbound parts, as issued. Chips and tears to margins of front wrapper. Part IV lacking the rear paper wrapper. Chips to margin of rear wrapper of Part V. Suitable for binding into a bound volume. Inside rear wrapper of Part V has a "Note Regarding Binding"- "Binding Cases for the Volume (now completed) may be had from the Publishers. They are of Art Canvas, and handsomely decorated with Maori designs, blocked in gold. Price, 4s. 6d. Subscribers may send their unbound parts to the Publishers, who will supply cover and bind up at a uniform charge of 9s. 6d." ; (173)-438 pag... View more info

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Maori Art. [Parts III, IV and V only]

By: Hamilton, A.

Price: NZ$500.00

Publisher: Wellington, The New Zealand Institute: 1898-1901

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21519

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Previous owner's signature dated 1958 on front endpaper.; Parts 3, 4 and 5 only of five parts. Bound in one volume. (173)-364, [2 (frontispiece portrait of Wiremu Te Manawa)], [2 (title leaf with 1901 imprint)], (365-438), [2 (recto - portrait of Tawhaio; verso - blank)], v (General Index), (vi) (Portrait of the Groundwork of a Dogskin Mat) [2 (recto - Author's Acknowledgements, verso - blank)] + 39 plates (numbered from XXVII to LXV). Black cloth boards with gilt lettering on front board: "MAORI ART / A HAMILTON". Page dimensions: 312 x 250mm. Page edges sprinkled red. Part III with p... View more info

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Maori Art / The Art Workmanship of the Maori Race in New Zealand

By: Hamilton, A. [Augustus]

Price: NZ$797.50

Publisher: Wellington, The New Zealand Institute: 1901

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19660

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


12 leaves (pages 45-56 + plates 1 to 6) not bound in, and inserted loosely. These leaves have slightly wider margins than the other leaves, as they have not been trimmed by the binder. Lower edges of boards rubbed and rough, with loss of cloth along lower 3 1/2" of lower edge of front board near spine. Some fraying and small chips to cloth at ends of spine and corners of boards. Plate 10 bound in at rear. Provenance: J. W. Harding, Mount Vernon, with rubber stamps on endpapers. ; Frontispiece (portrait illustration, Wiremu Te Manawa) + [2 (illustrated title leaf,1901 imprint)] + [2 (letter... View more info

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The Federalist: A Commentary on The Constitution of the United States being A Collection of Essays written in Support of the Constitution agreed upon September 17, 1787 [. . .]

By: Hamilton, Alexander; edited by Henry Cabot Lodge

Price: NZ$181.25

Publisher: London, T. Fisher Unwin: (c. 1886)

Seller ID: 8727

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


No date (Editor's Introduction dated 1886). xlv, [1], 586 pages. Green cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine, and black lettering and publisher's tree illustration on front board. Page dimensions: 190 x 126mm. Ex-library, (Invercargill Athenaeum, New Zealand). Library stamps and markings, including ink numbers on spine. ; Ex-Library; 8vo View more info

Memoirs of the Comte De Gramont

By: Hamilton, Anthony

Price: NZ$31.90

Publisher: London, George Routledge & Sons: 1930

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 002731

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


"A New Translation by Peter Quennell. With an Introduction and Commentary by Cyril Hughes Hartmann". Viii, 392 pages + frontis + plates. Green cloth covers with black lettering on spine. Owner's signature. 1" and 1/2" tears in edges of dustwrapper. Browning to dustwrapper. "This brilliant, life-like, and entertaining picture of Charles II's Court, which ranks with those of Pepys, Evelyn, and Burnet, has been a never-failing source of inspiration to novelists, dramatists, and historians. " - from dustwrapper blurb.; 8vo View more info

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Fairy Tales and Romances

By: Hamilton, Anthony (Count)

Price: NZ$40.60

Publisher: London, Henry G. Bohn: 1849

Seller ID: 17545

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Frontispiece lacking. Hinges broken. Some rubbing to boards. ; vi, 562 pages + advertisements. Lacking the frontispiece. Blind-stamped cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Page dimensions: 186 x 116mm. Text in English, translated from the French. "Bohn's Extra Volume". View more info

Barbados & the Confederation Question 1871-1885

By: Hamilton, Bruce

Price: NZ$87.00

Publisher: London, Crown agents for Oversea Governments & Administrations / on behalf of the Government of Barbados: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20543

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Some rubbing to boards. Rubbing and fading to spine.; xviii, 149, [1 (blank)] pages. Red cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine and front board. Page dimensions: 246 x 152mm. Contents: Foreword; Introduction; Barbados; a mid-Victorian cross-section; The Colonial Office, Confederation, and Barbados; Administrations of Rawson and Freeling (1865-1875); Hennessy; the first months (November 1875-March 1876); Riots and repercussions (April-December 1876); Towards a solution (1877-1885); Notes; Sources; Appendices. View more info

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The Cottagers of Glenburnie; A Tale for the Farmer's Ingle-Nook

By: Hamilton, Elizabeth

Price: NZ$29.00

Publisher: London, C. Daly: 1839

Seller ID: 9333

Condition: Poor with no dust jacket


xv, [1], 240 pages + extra engraved title page. All page edges gilt. Page dimensions: 105 x 64mm. Lacking the free endpapers and the half-title page. The frontispiece has a 1" chip that is adhering to the front pastedown endpaper. Green cloth boards with gilt decoration on spine. Rear board detached. Binding loose. The cloth spine has been detached and glued back on upside-down in an amateur fashion. A novel.; 32mo 4" - 5" tall View more info

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Thirteen Weeks of War and Peace: The "Mein Kampf" of Travel Books

By: Hamilton, Garth

Price: NZ$65.25

Publisher: Buddina, Queensland, Joshua Books: (2008)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15170

ISBN: 0980455154

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Ex-library. Library stamps and markings. Wrappers laminated in clear plastic. ; [2], xv, [3], 279 pages + colour plates. Account of the author's travels in Europe, then from Czechoslovakia to Turkey, and across India, including Kashmir. View more info

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The Little Magazines A Study Of Six Editors

By: Hamilton, Ian

Price: NZ$87.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld and Nicolson: (1976)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10198

ISBN: 0297772228

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


No signatures. Some spotting to page edges. Dust wrapper protected in archival mylar cover. ; 152 pages. Brown papered boards with gilt lettering on spine. Page dimensions: 215mm x 130mm. "Ian Hamilton's The Little Magazines spans the period 1912 to 1950 and, concentrating on literary magazines which have had dominant editorial personalities and which have been central to their epoch, etches a lively and convincing history." - from the dust wrapper blurb. ; 8vo View more info

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Falls the Shadow: a play in three acts

By: Hamilton, Ian

Price: NZ$58.00

Publisher: Auckland, The Griffin Press: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13160

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Moderate rubbing to boards. Slight fraying to cloth at ends of spine. Chipping to the paper spine label. Previous owner's signature.; [xii], 113, [1] pages. Papered boards with cloth spine. Page dimensions: 180 x 120mm. New Zealand literature. Drama. Printed by Ronald Holloway.; 8vo View more info

Roman Coins of the Republic and Early Empire in the Otago Museum

By: Hamilton, J. R.

Price: NZ$29.00

Publisher: [Reprinted From "the New Zealand Numismatic Journal"]: 1955

Seller ID: 001180

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


(2) , 20, (2) pages + 6 plates. No signatures. Cover title: "Roman Coins in the Otago Museum". Reprinted from "The New Zealand Numismatic Journal". "The Roman coins in the Otago Museum at present number just over a thousand. The majority of these formed part of the coin collection of the late Willi Fels. " Bagnall H140.; 8vo View more info

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The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland. Volume One only. (Abb to Ben)

By: Hamilton, N. E. S. A. (ed.)

Price: NZ$130.50

Publisher: London, The New Art Publishers: [1860s]

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11900

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Front hinge broken completely. 1/4" missing to cloth at each end of spine. Maps in very good condition. ; Volume One only of 12 volumes. Blue cloth boards with gilt coat of arms on front board. Gilt decoration to spine. Engraved title page. 240 pages + 1 leaf publisher's advertisement for this publication at front. Page dimensions: 274 x 180mm. "Accuracy has been further secured by collation with the Census Returns taken in the year 1861" - from the publisher's advertisement. This volume covers from Abbas Combe to Bentley. This volume contains six double-page colour maps: 1. The Co... View more info

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Through Wonderful India and Beyond

By: Hamilton, Norah Rowan

Price: NZ$56.55

Publisher: London, Holden & Hardingham: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9367

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Quite heavy dust stains and foxing to top page edges. Paper label remnants at tail of spine. ; [x], (309) pages + colour frontispiece + 16 b&w plates. Selected chapters: On Board the "Persia"; Jaipur; Delhi; Agra; Lucknow; Benares; Bhopal. Owner's signature: "4/2192 S/Sgt. F. M. Mantell N. Z. Div. Sig." ; 8vo View more info

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Hangover Square

By: Hamilton, Patrick

Price: NZ$50.75

Publisher: London, Constable: (1972)

Seller ID: 20931

ISBN: 0094587108

Condition: Good+ in Fair dust jacket


"Review Copy" slip tipped in at front endpaper. A couple of 1" grey splotch stains to front board. Large 3" piece missing from front panel of dust-jacket. Dust-jacket is price-clipped. Dust-jacket protected in archival mylar cover.; 1972 reprint. xiii, [1], 280, [2 (blank)] pages. Green boards with gilt lettering and decoration on spine. Page dimensions: 196 x 128mm. View more info

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Geothermal Energy

By: Hamilton, W. M.

Price: NZ$40.60

Publisher: Nelson, R. W. Stiles: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18645

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Moderate foxing and some staining to covers. Staples rusted. Slight creasing. ; 28 pages + 2 plates. Printed paper wrappers. Page dimensions: 246 x 155mm. Cawthron Institute, Nelson, New Zealand. Geothermal energy in New Zealand; geology of Wairakei area; drilling; steam production. Series title: Cawthron Lecture Series, No, 27. [Bibliographical reference: Bagnall H152] View more info