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Alcoa Portland Aluminium Smelter: Environment Effects Statement and Draft Environmental Impact Statement

By: N/A

Price: NZ$77.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Alcoa of Australia Limited: 1980

Seller ID: 003512

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Second printing. [xiv], 224, 31 pages. Dimensions: 11 3/4" by 8 1/4" by 7/8". Weight: 1.15 kg. Numerous illustrations including folding plans in colour and b&w. No signatures. Rubber date stamp on first leaf. Sticker partly removed from tail of spine. Some creasing and rubbing to wrappers. ; 4to View more info

Two Odysseys: 1. A Valiant Maid of Lorraine. 2. A Brave Daughter of Tunisia

By: N/A

Price: NZ$25.20

Publisher: Dunedin, New Zealand, John Mcindoe (Printed By): 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003597

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


No date (Foreword dated 1952) . 72 pages + frontis + plates on 6 leaves. Cover title: Two Odysseys: The Adventure of Two young Frenchwomen during the German Occupation of France & Tunisia 1940-44". Subtitled: "Exciting true stories of the Resistance in France and Tunisia during the German Occupation in the Second World War. " Dimensions: 8 3/4" by 5 5/8". "Happy New Year" card with brief note about the author tipped in at front. No signatures. Moderate creasing to wrappers.; ; 8vo View more info

Little Frolic

By: N/A

Price: NZ$63.00

Publisher: London, Juvenile Productions:

Seller ID: 003638

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


No date (c. 1930's) . Pages unnumbered. Dimensions: 11 1/8" by 8 1/4". Pictorial papered boards. Illustration on front board shows a buy and girl under an umbrella. Colour frontis plate by Leigh Kidman. Seven other colour plates. A fairly clean and tidy copy. 1/2" chips at corners of boards. Some creasing to spine. Moderate rubbing to ends of spine and edges of boards. "This Book Belongs To" section filled in. ; 4to View more info

More Jumbo Stories: Pictures and Verses for Little Folk

By: N/A

Price: NZ$91.00

Publisher: London, Blackie and Son:

Seller ID: 003650

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


No date (c. 1920's) . Pictorial papered boards with green cloth spine. Pages unnumbered. 16 full page colour plates + colour frontis + b&w plates and b&w in-text illustrations. Dimensions: 10 1/4" by 7 7/8". 1.5" tears to margins of a couple of leaves. Several of the b&w plates and illustrations have been partly coloured in with crayon. School prize label on front endpaper. Front endpaper creased. 1/4" chips at corners of pictorial papered boards. Illustration on front board clean and bright. 1/8" nick near head of spine to paper illustration on front board. ; 4to View more info

The Revised Statutes of the State of New-York [...] [Volume II Only]

By: N/A

Price: NZ$105.00

Publisher: Albany, Packard and Van Benthuysen: 1836

Seller ID: 003788

Condition: Poor with no dust jacket


Volume 2 only of 3 volumes. Xi, [iii], 775 pages. Full leather binding with red and black spine labels. Dimensions: 9 1/4" by 6". Owner's signature "N Gray" on front endpaper. Leather very worn, perishing and disintegrating from dry rot or red rot. Large pieces of leather shaved from front board. Dampstain "tidemarks" to pages throughout. Some mould stains to endpapers and margins of some leaves, including title page. A working copy. [NB: Volume 2 only]. ; 8vo View more info

The Revised Statutes of the State of New-York [...] [Volume I Only]

By: N/A

Price: NZ$91.00

Publisher: Albany, Packard and Van Benthuysen: 1836

Seller ID: 003789

Condition: Poor with no dust jacket


NB: condition with extensive mould stains and water damage. Volume 1 only of 3 volumes. Xxv, [i], 832, [1] pages. Full leather binding with red and black spine labels. Dimensions: 9 1/4" by 6". Owner's signature "N Gray" on front endpaper. Leather very worn, perishing and disintegrating from dry rot or red rot. Large pieces of leather shaved from boards and spine. This volume has mould stains to one corner of the leaves throughout. Water damaged. A working copy only. Entire text is legible. [NB: Volume 1 only]. ; 8vo View more info

The Runways and the Robbers

By: N/A

Price: NZ$140.00

Publisher: London, Bancroft & Co.: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003821

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Pictorial card boards with black cloth spine. Dimensions: 10" by 8". 8 pop-up scenes. On the first pop-up scene with the moving part, there is moderate creasing to the dog's head, and some wear to the card around the donkey's head. The moving rooster in the third scene has broken off and been reattached with small pieces of adhesive tape. The remaining 6 pop-up scenes are in very plus. Owner's name on rear pastedown. Quite heavy rubbing to corners of covers. Moderate rubbing along edges of covers. A clean copy. ; 4to View more info

Scout and Red Cross Motto Book

By: N/A

Price: NZ$28.00

Publisher: London, The Religious Tract Society: 1914

Seller ID: 003964

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


135 pages. Red boards with black illustration and lettering on front board. Dimensions: 5 7/8" by 4 1/2". With a short foreword by J. Leon Thomas. Coloured pencil scribbles on some leaves. Front free endpaper torn out. Creasing to corners of a few leaves. The book is a kind of diary with spaces for "Imporatant Events" on the right hand pages, and Sayings and "Daily Mottos" on the left hand pages. ; 16mo View more info

Great Achievements Of Military Men, Statesmen, And Others

By: N/A

Price: NZ$63.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, W. P. Nimmo, Hay, & Mitchell: [1893]

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4005

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


1/8" chip to cloth at one corner of front board. Margins of boards rubbed. Short splits to gutter at front hinge. ; No date (Publisher's advertisements dated 1893). Frontis. Decorative brown cloth covers with gilt panel on spine and gilt title on front board. "Selected and arranged by the editor of "The English Essayists, " [...]". Contents: Great Military Commanders; Great Statesemen and Orators; Great Lawyers and Judges; Great Artists. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 224, 16. View more info

Life Of General Gordon

By: N/A

Price: NZ$26.60

Publisher: Edinburgh, W. P. Nimmo, Hay, & Mitchell:

Seller ID: 4011

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Moderate rubbing to edges of spine and boards. 1/8" fraying to cloth at top of front joint. Owner's inscription dated 1914. Creasing and 1/4" tears to fore margins of 10 leaves. ; No date (c. 1910). Frontis. Green cloth with gilt titles and decoration on spine and front board. "By the Authors of "Our Queen, " "New World Heroes, " Etc. " Chapters included: Gordon's first visit to the Soudan; What is the Soudan? ; Gordon's Predecessor in the Sudan; The Slave Trade in the sudan; Hurritat (Liberty) ; Near King Mtesa's Land; In Abyssinia; The Level Balance; Romulus G... View more info

The End of a Line: A History of the Catlins River Branch Railway

By: N/A

Price: NZ$28.00

Publisher: Catlins Historical Society: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4161

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


No signatures. Minor staining and crease marks to wrappers.; Illustrated.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; [60] View more info

Korero. A.E.W.S. Background Bulletin Vol. 2. No. 5. (March 13 1944).

By: N/A

Price: NZ$23.80

Publisher: Wellington, E. V. Paul, Government Printer: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4233

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


No signatures. ; 32 pages including wrappers. Articles in this issue include: Linen Flax: One of New Zealand's newest industries; Commando Godfathers: A tale of the guerillas on Timor; Teaching Soldiers in the Field; Making Movies for New Zealanders; Mine-Laying in Auckland Bay; Lighting the Way for the Bombers: Britain's Pathfinder Force. ; 8vo View more info

Fiji. Correspondence Relative to Land Claims in Fiji [C.-3584]

By: N/A

Price: NZ$168.00

Publisher: London, For HMSO: 1883

Seller ID: 4377

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Some short tears to margins of folding maps. One leaf of contemporary manuscript notes loosely included. Large pieces missing to front wrappers and paper spines. Front wrappers detached. Some page corners dog-eared. ; v, [1], 108 pages + 2 colour folding maps. + 1 other: "Fiji: Further Correspondence Respecting Claims of German Subjects to Land in Fiji. (In continuation of [C.-3584] of April 1883 and [C.-3815] of August 1883). London: Printed by Eyre and Spottiswoode, 1885. vii, [1], 122 pages + 1 folding colour map. The maps are titled: 1. "Plan shewing claims on Dreketi River and o... View more info

A Cursory View of Prussia, from the Death of Frederick II to the Peace of Tilsit; Containing an Authentic Account of the Battles of Jena, Auerstadt, Eylau, and Friedland; As Also Other Important Events during that Interesting Period.

By: N/A

Price: NZ$490.00

Publisher: London, Printed for the Proprietors: 1809

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4389

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


3/8" blank strip missing from head margin of title page. ; Title continues: "In a Series of Letters from a Gentleman in Berlin, to his Friend in London." A single disbound tract. [ii], 176 pages. No maps or illustrations. Complete. Dimensions: 8" by 4 7/8". Uncommon. "Not you alone, my worthy friend, but almost all Europe, are astonished at the rapid decline of the Prussian empire, and at the instantaneous annihilation of nearly the whole Prussian army [...]" - p. 1. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

The History of Napoleon Buonaparte: Reprinted from the Family Library

By: N/A

Price: NZ$91.00

Publisher: London, William Tegg & Co.: 1877

Seller ID: 4593

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Dampstains to margins of frontis, title page and preliminary leaves. Hinges broken. Chips to front endpaper. Gutter broken with spine webbing exposed at title page. School prize label on front endpaper dated 1880.; xxii, 655 pages + frontis + 9 plates (steel engravings). Dimensions: 7 3/8" by 4 7/8". Full leather binding. Gilt spine panels. Morocco lettering piece on spine. Gilt borders to boards. Gilt decoration to edges of boards. Page edges marbled.; 12mo View more info

Sounds of Modern Travel

By: N/A

Price: NZ$25.20

Publisher: Japan,

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4747

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Creasing to pages. Handling wear. Corners of leaves and boards a little dog-eared. Edges of spine heavily rubbed and worn. Spine faded. ; No date (c. 1960's). 4 leaves + illustrated card covers. The four leaves each have make a sound when the centre of the page is squeezed. Three lines of text in English on each page. Illustrations include: Greyhound Bus; Street-Cars (Trams); Douglas DC-7 and DC-12 aeroplanes; Cable Car; and a couple of Trains.; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

The Methodist Magazine for the Year 1803: Being a Continuation of The Arminian Magazine, First Published by the Rev. John Wesley, A.M. consisting chiefly of Extracts and Original Treatises on General Redemption. Volume XXVI.

By: N/A

Price: NZ$84.00

Publisher: London, Printed At the Conference Office: (1803)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4761

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Moderate foxing. Title page missing (facsimile title page bound in).; 594 pages. 12 monthly issues from January to December 1803, bound in one volume. Title page missing, supplied in facsimile. Rebound in a simple modern cloth binding. Dimensions: 8 5/8" by 5 1/4". None of the 12 portrait plates called for are present. The Index is arranged under the following headings: Biography; Experience and Happy Death of; Sermons; Extracts from Mr. Fuller's Letters to Mr. Vidler, on Universal Salvation; Reasons for Christan Communion; Letters; Miscellanies; Anecdotes; Poetry. Selected contents: D... View more info

[Volume II only] Ancient Scotish Poems, Never Before in Print. But Now Published from the Ms. Collections of Sir Richard Maitland, of Lethington, Knight, Lord Privy Seal of Scotland, and a Senator of the College of Justice.

By: N/A

Price: NZ$126.00

Publisher: London, Printed for Charles Dilly: 1786

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4767

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Volume two only of two volumes. Spine missing. Blank corner torn from front free endpaper. Boards rubbed and worn. Rubber stamp on title page: "Melchet Court Romsey". Moderate foxing. Some dampstains to upper corners of leaves.; NB: Volume Two only of Two volumes. [vi], (181) - 544 pages (After the three preliminary leaves, the pagination begins at page 181, continuing on from the first volume). Title continues: "Comprising Pieces Written from about 1420 till 1586. With Large Notes, and a Glossary." Includes at rear Appendix, Glossary, Contents, Words not Understood, and Additi... View more info

Senigallia Town Plan. Blueprint Map.

By: N/A

Price: NZ$49.00

Publisher: Senigallia, Severini, F.: [1934]

Seller ID: 4893

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Heavy rubbing and creasing to some parts of map, including border areas and around fold lines. ; Blueprint. Printed on cloth. Dimensions: 31" by 18 1/2". Traced by Severini F. From Civil Plan 10th Nov. 1934. Scale: 1:4000. Senigallia is a town on the Adriatic coast of Italy. ; Plan View more info

New Zealand Parliamentary Debates. Vol. 76. July 21-Aug 11 1892

By: N/A

Price: NZ$35.00

Publisher: Wellington, Government Printer: 1892

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4968

Condition: Poor with no dust jacket


Front free endpaper and title page missing. 2" corner missing to front board. Damage to top corners of all leaves up to page 15, not affecting text. Index pages present from A to Rhodes. Index pages from Rhodes - Z not present (possibly never bound in?). Cloth boards worn and stained. Gutters broken at hinges. ; [iii]-xiv, 640 pages. Blue blind-stamped cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Selected contents and contributors: Auckland Railway-station; Auckland Exhibition; Assisted Immigrants; W. F. Buckland; Sir P. A. Buckley; A. J. Cadman; Eketahuna-Wellington Train; T. Fergus; G. Fis... View more info