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Image for Property Its Duties and Rights Historically, Philosophically and Religiously Regarded: Essays by Various Writers

Property Its Duties and Rights Historically, Philosophically and Religiously Regarded: Essays by Various Writers

By: [various contributors]

Price: NZ$36.25

Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co.: 1913

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13822

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Some wear to cloth at head of spine. Some foxing.; xx, 198, [2] pages. Blue cloth boards. Top page edges gilt. Philosophy, history of ideas. With an Introduction by Charles Gore, the Bishop of Oxford. Essays by various contributors, including L. T. Hobhouse; Hastings Rashdall; A. D. Lindsay. Contents: Introduction; The Historical Evolution of Property, in Fact and in Idea; The Philosophical Theory of Property; The Principle of Private Property; The Biblical and Early Christian Idea of Property; The Theory of Property in Mediaeval Theology; The Influence of the Reformation on Ideas concerning W... View more info

Modern Sunbathing

By: [various contributors]

Price: NZ$65.25

Publisher: Wellington, New Zealand, Sevenseas Publishing: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16330

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued


No signatures. Ink date on page 3. Small 1/4" tear to margin of rear cover. ; Nudist / naturist magazine. 72 pages including covers. Numerous b&w photographic illustrations, folding colour centrefold. Page dimensions: 11" x 8 1/2". Contents: Nudism for Everybody; How to get your girl to camp; Venus, and other beautiful women; Gallery of nudist queens; Nudists by the book; The phenomenon of touching; The abuse of curiosity; Directory. View more info

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International Recreational Noise Symposium - Effects on Man and on the Environment

By: [various contributors]

Price: NZ$130.50

Publisher: [New Zealand], [International Recreational Noise Symposium / in collaboration with Noise Control Engineering Journal]: [1999]

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21180

Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued


[4], (79)-199, [3 (blank)] pages. Blue illustrated boards. Page dimensions: 278 x 211mm. Proceedings of a conference held in Queenstown, New Zealand on 20 November 1998. Subjects covered include e.g. problematic noise levels in wilderness areas caused by aircraft, jet boats; effects on hearing caused by music through headphones; motor racing. "These proceedings are the result of the mutual effort from a wide range of experts from all over the globe who assembled together in a beautiful, if remote part of the world in a genuine effort to better understand the issues and to tell others of th... View more info

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The Very Best of Rod & Rifle 1980-1985

By: [various contributors]

Price: NZ$40.60

Publisher: Auckland, The Halcyon Press: (1985)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18939

ISBN: 090868505X

Condition: Very Good- with No dust jacket as issued


No signatures. Some creasing and fading to covers.; [vi], 169 pages. Page dimensions: 241 x 166mm. Illustrated. Selections from the New Zealand hunting and fishing magazine "Rod & Rifle". Deer hunting including Red Deer, Wapiti, Thar, Chamois. Fishing including Salmon, Trout. View more info

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Miscellaneous Papers relating to Indo-China and the Indian Archipelago. [Second Series, Volume One]

By: [various contributors]

Price: NZ$130.50

Publisher: London, Trübner & Co.: 1887

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20181

Condition: Very Good- with No dust jacket as issued


Ex-library, General Assembly Library, New Zealand. Gilt library stamps on spines and front boards. Some library stamps and markings. Gutters starting at hinges. ; A single volume. Second Series, Volume One only. "Reprinted for the Straits Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society from the 'Journals' of the Royal Asiatic, Bengal Asiatic, and Royal Geographical Societies; the 'Transaction' and 'Journal' of the Asiatic Society of Batavia; and the 'Malayan Miscellanies.'" [20 (advertisements)], [2 (blank)], viii, [2], 307 pages + 3 plates + 1 full page map. Tan cloth boards with gilt circular il... View more info

Image for 75th Liberton Edinburgh Scout Group - A History - 1922-1972 - For All Members of the Group Past and Present

75th Liberton Edinburgh Scout Group - A History - 1922-1972 - For All Members of the Group Past and Present

By: [various contributors]

Price: NZ$50.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Central Printing Co.: (1972)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21292

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


85, [23] pages. Blue illustrated covers. Page dimensions: 214 x 148mm. "This book has been written to relate the story of the 75th. (Liberton) Edinburgh Scout Group from its beginning in 1921 until the present time." - from the Introduction. Various contributors. Introduction and some other sections by A. C. The contents includes: Easter Trek, 1928; A Scoutmaster Remembers; Millar Hall; Scout Camp, 1972 Taynuilt; Cubs; Ventures Scouts; Duke of Edinburgh Awards; Chief Scout Awards. View more info

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Cinema [Magazine, 6 issues]

By: [various editors]

Price: NZ$116.00

Publisher: Beverly Hills, Spectator International: 1965-1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17295

Condition: Very Good- with No dust jacket as issued


No signatures. Some rubbing to wrappers.; 6 issues: Vol 2 No 5 (Mar-Apr 1965); Vol 2 No 6 (Jul-Aug 1965); Vol 3 No 1 (Dec 1965); Vol 3 No 5 (Summer 1967); Vol 4 No 2 (Summer 1968); Vol 4 No 4 (December 1968). Page dimensions: 305 x 229mm. Illustrated. Price is for all 6 issues together. View more info

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[group of 4 glamour / nude photography publications]

By: [Various, including Peter Basch]

Price: NZ$159.50

Publisher: NY / Louisville, Fawcett / Whitestone Publications: 1957-1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15742

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


No signatures. Minor rubbing to wrappers. Some small ink prices on front wrappers.; Group of 4 titles. (1). "Peter Basch's Photo Studies". NY: Fawcett, 1957. 144 pages. (2). "Peter Basch Photographs: Beauties of the World". NY: Fawcett, 1958. 144 pages. (3). "Photographing Glamour". NY: Fawcett, 1959. 144 pages. (4). "10 Top Glamour Photographers". Louisville: Whitestone Publications, 1959. 144 pages. Page dimensions (all titles): 235 x 170mm. ; 4to View more info

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New Voyages and Travels; consisting of Originals and Translations. Vol. II.

By: [Various: Count de Forbin; Thomas M'Keevor; Chevalier de la Poix de Freminville; P. J. Dumont; R. de May; [M. Burckhardt]; James Prior; Admiral Don A. De Cordova; John Augustine Waller]

Price: NZ$507.50

Publisher: London, Printed for Sir Richard Phillips and Co.: [1819-1820]

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18157

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Lacking 3 plates. Ex-institutional collection, "Societe de Lecture de Geneve" with rubber stamps on main title. Near contemporary 19th century quarter leather and paste-paper boards. Lettering piece on spine split with small losses. Page dimensions: 214 x 132mm. Page edges dyed red. Some rubbing to joints. Moderate rubbing and wear to edges and corners of boards. Gutters split at endpapers. ; This volume is divided into 8 individually paginated sections, each with their own part title leaf. The imprints on the part titles are either undated, dated 1819, or dated 1820. The volume is lac... View more info

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Journal of the Royal Geographical Society of London. Volume the Twentieth. 1851. Part II.

By: [Various; contributors include Captain Robert Fitz-Roy; George Wallin]

Price: NZ$1,740.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1851

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 13506

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


2 (advertisement leaf), iv, [2], iii, [1], (lxxiii)-xciii (listing of accessions to the Library), [1], 161-388 pages + 4, [4] pages advertisements + 3 folding maps. Original blue printed papered card boards with blue cloth spine. Page dimensions: 220 x 141mm.Contents of this volume includes: "Considerations on the Great Isthmus of Central America" by Captain Robert Fitz-Roy, on pages 161-189 pages + folding engraved map, with Fitz-Roy's route hand-coloured in red (small 15mm tear to lower margin of the map); "Tibet and Sefan" by Dr. Ch. Gutzlaff (communicated by Sir George Stau... View more info

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Chronicles of Strathearn

By: [various; Introduction by Rev. John Hunter]

Price: NZ$87.00

Publisher: Crieff, David Philips: 1896

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13405

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Inner hinges broken and loose, with spine webbing visible. Otherwise good. Contemporary owner's signature "Jonathan Strathearn".; [xvi], 400, xxxvii, [2] pages. Illustrated buckram cloth boards. Page dimensions: 183 x 119mm. Includes Errata leaf. With illustrations by W. B. MacDougall. Includes a story about the burning of a witch, Kate M'Niven, on pages 333-341. Selected contents: Celtic Saints and Ancient Churches of Strathearn by Rev. James Rankin; Near the Pictish Capital by Rev. P. Thomson; On the Banks of the Devon by Rev. E. B. Speirs; By the Well of St. Fillan by Rev. Thomas Ar... View more info

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Huia Short Stories 5: Contemporary Maori Fiction

By: [various]

Price: NZ$35.00

Publisher: Wellington, Huia: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16385

ISBN: 186969032X

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


No signatures. ; 258 pages. Page dimensions: 205 x 130mm. Short stories by Maori writers. Text in English. View more info

Image for Aeneidos - Liber V. [Aeneid - Book V]

Aeneidos - Liber V. [Aeneid - Book V]

By: [Vergil / Virgil] P. Vergili Maronis; edited by A. Sidgwick

Price: NZ$23.20

Publisher: Cambridge, University Press: 1912

Seller ID: 17573

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


No signatures.; Book Five of Virgil's Aeneid. 1912 reprint of an edition first published in 1881. 83, [1] pages + 16 pages advertisements. Green cloth boards. Page dimensions: 170 x 114mm. Latin text, with introduction and notes in English. View more info

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Guide to the Collections in the Canterbury Museum Christchurch, New Zealand

By: [Waite, Edgar R.]

Price: NZ$116.00

Publisher: Christchurch, T. E. Fraser: 1906

Seller ID: 15618

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Title leaf detached with losses. Front wrapper missing. Paper spine chipped. Rubbing and dog-earing to corners of leaves.; Third edition. [iv], 220 pages + 7 plates + 9 full page plans. Front wrapper missing and title leaf heavily torn and chipped. Page dimensions: 215 x 137mm. The plans show the layout of different rooms in the museum. The plates are b&w photographic illustrations, and include the Maori Room, the Ethnological Room, the Sculpture Room, and the New Zealand Room (showing moa skeletons). [Seller ref: Knightcol] ; 8vo View more info

Image for A Statement of the Objects of the New Zealand Association, with some particulars concerning the Position, Extent, Soil and Climate, Natural Productions, and Natives of New Zealand

A Statement of the Objects of the New Zealand Association, with some particulars concerning the Position, Extent, Soil and Climate, Natural Productions, and Natives of New Zealand

By: [Wakefield, Edward Gibbon]

Price: NZ$797.50

Publisher: London, C. Boworth and Sons: 1837

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12866

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


A faulty copy of a scarce title. The two maps and two of the text leaves are supplied in facsimile. One of the maps has been pasted down over page 3, covering up all of text on that page. 8, 27 pages. 19th century half-leather and marbled papered boards. Page dimensions: 203 x 126mm. Heavy rubbing to leather at corners and spine. Moderate dampstains throughout. A two page autograph letter from the Australian collector William Crowther, dated 1956, tipped in at rear. This book does not have the full title page imprint given in Bagnall and Hocken, but only "London: 1837". The title page ... View more info

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The Hand-Book for New Zealand: Consisting of the Most Recent Information Compiled for the Use of Intending Colonists

By: [Wakefield, Edward Jerningham]

Price: NZ$580.00

Publisher: London, John W. Parker: 1848

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 17861

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Cloth boards very rubbed, with some loss of cloth at ends of spine and along edges and corners of boards. Gutters split at hinges. Front free endpaper torn out. Some foxing; viii, 493, [1 (blank)] pages + [2] pages advertisements. Original blind-stamped green cloth boards with gilt title on spine. Page dimensions: 167 x 105mm. This copy signed twice by the author, on front pastedown endpaper and on title page: "E. J. Wakefield". This work by E. J. Wakefield was published anonymously as by "A Late Magistrate of the Colony. Who Resided There During Four Years." [Bibliographical r... View more info

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The Hand-Book for New Zealand: Consisting of the Most Recent Information Compiled for the Use of Intending Colonists

By: [Wakefield, Edward Jerningham]

Price: NZ$300.00

Publisher: London, John W. Parker: 1848

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21435

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Some rubbing to spine and boards. 14mm chip to cloth at head of front joint. Narrow splits to gutters at hinges. Damp stain to upper margin of front endpaper. Owner's signature on title page "William Campbell". Later owner has added author's name to title page. ; This copy has a piece of paper with two printed notices regarding the Canterbury Association pasted to the front endpaper, the notices are both dated Jan 12, 1850, the first with address 41 Charing Cross and the second with address 1 A Adelphi Terrace. viii, 493, [1 (blank)] pages + [2] pages advertisements "Books Suitabl... View more info

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Rohan Wealleans

By: [Wealleans, Rohan]; Tyler, Linda & Justin Paton (eds.)

Price: NZ$130.50

Publisher: Dunedin, Hocken Collections / Dunedin Public Art Gallery: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16371

ISBN: 0908910487

Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued


Art exhibition catalogue. New Zealand artist, "renowned for his experimental use of paint". 72 pages. Cut-out letters on front wrapper. Page dimensions: oblong 230 x 220mm. View more info

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Memoir of the Rev. John James Weitbrecht, Late Missionary of the Church Missionary Society at Burdwan, in Benal. Comprehending a History of the Burdwan Mission. Compiled from his Journal and Letters, by his Widow.

By: [Weitbrecht, Mary Edwards]; edited by Rev. A. M. W. Christopher; with a Preface by Rev. Henry Venn

Price: NZ$72.50

Publisher: London, James Nisbet and Co.: 1854

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20553

Condition: Fair with No dust jacket as issued


Cloth torn along length of both joints. Foxing. Presentation label dated June 10th 1854 on front endpaper: "Presented to The Library Wanganui Station by the Committee of the Church Missionary Society. Remnant of paper label on spine. No other library markings. ; 212 pages + plates. Green papered boards with gilt lettering on spine. Page dimensions: 213mm x 138mm. "For ten years Murray Halberg was - Never beaten over two miles - Beaten only twice in international three-miling [. . . ] Halberg - star product of the Lydiard technique of stamina training - had no downhill run to these suc... View more info

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Wellington Girls' College. Reporter. Second Half-Year, 1915

By: [Wellington Girls' College]

Price: NZ$40.60

Publisher: Wellington, Turnbull, Hickson & Gooder: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18557

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Staples rusted. Covers detached. Abrasion to front cover. Previous owner's signature. ; 51 pages + plates. Cover title. Page dimensions: 213 x 138mm. New Zealand school publication. View more info