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Image for The Third Part of the H.J.J.M. Van Hussen Collection of the Dutch Classical Issues 1852, 1864, and 1867

The Third Part of the H.J.J.M. Van Hussen Collection of the Dutch Classical Issues 1852, 1864, and 1867

By: [Van Dieten Postzegelelveilingen / Van Dieten Stamp Auctions]

Price: NZ$79.75

Publisher: Capelle aan den IJssel, Van Dieten: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20335

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


No signatures. Dust-jacket protected in archival mylar cover.; "Third Part" only. 120 pages. Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine and front board. Auction catalogue. PhilatelyAll covers illustrated in cover. Lot descriptions in Dutch and English. View more info

Image for School Journal - Part 4 - Number Two - 1974

School Journal - Part 4 - Number Two - 1974

By: [Various contributors, including Barry Crump; Ruth Dallas]

Price: NZ$29.00

Publisher: Wellington, School Publications Branch / Department of Education: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19534

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


No signatures.; Single issue of the New Zealand school journal. 80 pages. Page dimensions: 199 x 138mm. Cover photograph by Roger Donaldson. This issue includes the short story "Clarry Anything" by Barry Crump (pp. 63-69, illustrated by Tom McWilliams); and the poem "Rain" by Ruth Dallas (p. 8). Other contributors include Marie Prendeville; Michael King; Walter de la Mare; Rabindranath Tagore. View more info

Image for The New Zealand Journal Of Science - Volume I. 1882-1883; Volume II. 1884-1885. [Two volumes] Devoted To The Furtherance Of Pure And Applied Science Throughout The Colony

The New Zealand Journal Of Science - Volume I. 1882-1883; Volume II. 1884-1885. [Two volumes] Devoted To The Furtherance Of Pure And Applied Science Throughout The Colony

By: [various contributors, including Captain F. W. Hutton]

Price: NZ$326.25

Publisher: Dunedin, J. Wilkie & Co. / Wise, Caffin & Co.: 1883-1885

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20136

Condition: Very Good- with No dust jacket as issued


Ex-library. General Assembly Library of New Zealand. Gilt library stamps on front board of each volume. Leather rubbed with abrasions along joints and at corners. ; Two volumes. Volume I: vii, [1], 586 pages + 1 folding map. Volume II: viii, 596 pages + 1 map + 5 plates (including 2 albumen photographs). Half-bound in dark blue leather. Moire cloth boards. Page dimensions: 236 x 145mm. Page edges sprinkled red. Various contributors, including Captain F. W. Hutton. Index pages bound in at front of each volume. Volume One includes the article "A Trip to Lake Hauroto" by Robert Paulin, w... View more info

Image for Fifty New Poems for Children - An Anthology Selected from Books Recently Published by Basil Blackwell

Fifty New Poems for Children - An Anthology Selected from Books Recently Published by Basil Blackwell

By: [various contributors, including J. R. R. Tolkien]

Price: NZ$116.00

Publisher: Oxford, Basil Blackwell: [1922]

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20797

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


No signatures. Some minor foxing. Some rubbing and fading to spine and boards.; No date [1922]. 63, [1] pages. Dark blue papered boards with paper label on spine, illustrated paper title label on front board. Page dimensions: 194 x 140mm. Includes the poem "Goblin Feet" by J. R. R. Tolkien (misspelled as "Tolkein"). Some leaves unopened at fore page edges. View more info

Image for Supplement to the Eighteenth Report of the Directors of the New Zealand Company; being Recent Information received from the Colony on the 9th and 10th June, 1845

Supplement to the Eighteenth Report of the Directors of the New Zealand Company; being Recent Information received from the Colony on the 9th and 10th June, 1845

By: [Various contributors, including William Wakefield; Robert Fitzroy; William Fox]

Price: NZ$174.00

Publisher: London, Printed by Stewart and Murray: 1845

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15514

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Front wrapper missing. Chips and foxing to lower blank margins of first few leaves, not affecting printed area. Small View more info

Image for Imminent Rebellion Eleven: An Irregular Anarchist Journal from Deep in the South Pacific

Imminent Rebellion Eleven: An Irregular Anarchist Journal from Deep in the South Pacific

By: [Various Contributors]

Price: NZ$40.60

Publisher: Te Whanganui a Tara (Wellington), Rebel Press: [2011]

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12844

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Aotearoa / New Zealand anarchist magazine. 75 pages. Page dimensions: 240 x 200mm. Illustrated. Selected contents: Out of Control: Misogynist violence and its apologists; Crucifying Easter Island; Thought on Non-Oppressive Maculinity; Going Rural; Anarchists and the 2006 Progressives Lockout; Whose Revolution? White supremacy and the anarchist movement. ; 8vo View more info

Image for Thrilling Wonder Stories - Vol. XVI, No. 2 - May, 1940

Thrilling Wonder Stories - Vol. XVI, No. 2 - May, 1940

By: [various contributors]

Price: NZ$46.40

Publisher: New York, Better Publications: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13367

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Paper spine mostly missing, with extensive chipping. Creasing and small tears and chips to margins of covers. Internally good. No signatures. ; Science fiction pulp magazine. (129) pages. Page dimensions: 249 x 169mm. Cover illustration by Howard V. Brown. This issue includes the stories "The Seven Sleepers" by Arthur K. Barnes & Henry Kuttner; "Prisoner's Base" by Nelson S. Bond; "Dictators of Creation" by Edmund Hamilton; "Gems of Life" by Eando Binder; "Tomorrow's Hero" by Don Tracy; "The Thing that Killed" by Paul Chadwick, and "Dosage... View more info

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

Image for The Very Best of Rod & Rifle 1980-1985

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

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

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

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

Image for Cinema [Magazine, 6 issues]

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

Image for [group of 4 glamour / nude photography publications]

[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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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