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Image for The Salvation Army Dunedin North Corps Centenary 1894-1994

The Salvation Army Dunedin North Corps Centenary 1894-1994

By: N/A

Price: NZ$37.50

Publisher: Dunedin, Salvation Army North Dunedin Corps.: (1994)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13650

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


No signatures.; Centennial souvenir history publication. Illustrated. Page dimensions: oblong 295 x 209mm. 36 pages. New Zealand history. ; 4to View more info

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The Treaty of Waitangi - Te Tiriti o Waitangi

By: N/A

Price: NZ$51.00

Publisher: Cambridge, New Zealand, Kina Film Productions: (2003)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19598

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


55 pages. Illustrated card covers. Page dimensions: 297 x 211 pages. Colour illustrations. Includes English and Maori texts of the Treaty, list of signatories, and much background information attractively presented. One page list of references. Contents: Introduction; Living with Independence; Preparing Te Tiriti O Waitangi; Creating Te Tiriti O Waitangi; Signing Te Tiriti O Waitangi; What Happened to the Treaty After Signing at Waitangi?; Rangatira Korero; After Te Tiriti O Waitangi; Conclusion; References. View more info

Maori String Figures (Memoirs of the Board of Maori Ethnological Research, Vol. 2)

By: Andersen, Johannes C.

Price: NZ$135.00

Publisher: Wellington, The Board of Maori Ethnological Research: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002327

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Xi, 173 pages. Red cloth covers with red, black and white Maori design. No signatures. Spine faded. Some fading to margins of boards. Some rubbing to cloth at corners of boards and edges of spine. Bagnall A453: "Perhaps the most successful of the author's formal ethnological studies, the figures being arranged individually, each step in their formation being clearly set out and frequently illustrated photographically, traditional and other background information being given. "; 8vo View more info

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Maori Tales

By: Andersen, Johannes C.

Price: NZ$127.50

Publisher: Auckland, Whitcombe & Tombs: [1924]

Seller ID: 6520

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


2/3" chip to lower margin of front wrapper. Creasing and 3/8" tears to overhanging edges of wrappers. Moderate foxing to wrappers. Spine title in ink by hand.; No date [1924]. 60 pages + [1] page advertisements. Printed paper wrappers. Illustrated. Signed by the author Johannes Andersen on title page. Page dimensions: 183 x 118mm. Containing five stories: The Hill Fairies; The Murmur of the Shell; The Winning of Roa; Rata and the Fairy Canoe; Tini-rau and his Pet Whale.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Maori Tales

By: Andersen, Johannes C.

Price: NZ$60.00

Publisher: Auckland, Whitcombe & Tombs: [1924]

Seller ID: 17667

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Wrappers rubbed and worn, with tears to margins. Spine rubbed and worn. Internally good. Some foxing. Previous owners' signature and rubber name stamp on title page.; No date [1924]. 60 pages + [1] page advertisements. Variant binding of grey patterned paper wrappers with white title "Maori Tales" on front wrapper. Page dimensions: 184 x 119mm. With illustrations by A. H. Messenger. Containing five stories: The Hill Fairies; The Murmur of the Shell; The Winning of Roa; Rata and the Fairy Canoe; Tini-rau and his Pet Whale. View more info

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Medicine and Charity before the Welfare State

By: Barry, Jonathan & Colin Jones (eds.)

Price: NZ$27.00

Publisher: London, Routledge: (1994)

Seller ID: 15867

ISBN: 0415111366

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Ex-library. Library stamps and markings. ; Paperback reprint. x, 259 pages. ; 8vo View more info

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Cultural Approaches to Parenting

By: Bornstein, Marc H. (ed.)

Price: NZ$75.00

Publisher: Hillsdale, New Jersey, Lawrence Erlbaum Associates: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15860

ISBN: 0805810021

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


No signatures.; xiv, 209 pages. Papered boards. Page dimensions: 228 x 149mm. Various contributors. "This work sets out similarities and differences in enculturation processes that help to account for the ways in which individuals in different cultures develop. Each chapter addresses a parenting topic and sets it in cultural context." Table of Contents:Contents: Introduction. M.H. Bornstein, Approaches to Parenting in Culture. Part I: Conceptions of Parenting: Cultural Attitudes and Actions. H. Papousek, M. Papousek, Innate and Cultural Guidance of Infants' Integrative Competencies: Ch... View more info

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The Art of Translation: Kornei Chukovsky's ' A High Art'

By: Chukovsky, Kornei; translated and edited by Lauren G. Leighton

Price: NZ$225.00

Publisher: Knoxville, University of Tennessee Press: (1984)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15845

ISBN: 0870494058

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Previous owner's signature and rubber name stamps on front endpaper. Some pencil marginalia and underlining. ; Text in English. xxxii, 294, [1] pages. Beige cloth boards with green and black lettering on spine. Page dimensions: 216 x 139mm. An interesting title. Chukovky wrote children's books in Russian, and did translations from English, including of Walt Whitman, into Russian. Includes a section on translating Shakespeare. "We have just seen that there is absolutely no basis for the illusions of naive readers who imagine that the most artistic translation is that which most precisely co... View more info

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The Young Diana. An Experiment of the Future. A Romance

By: Corelli, Marie

Price: NZ$75.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co.: 1918

Seller ID: 17836

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Moderate foxing. Some staining to boards. Spine faded. Bruising to corners of boards. Slight fraying to cloth at ends of spine and corners of boards.; "Hutchinson's Colonial Library" edition. 320 pages. Red cloth boards. Black border on front board. Black lettering on spine. Page dimensions: 185 x 120mm. View more info

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Restructuring Gender Relations and Employment: The Decline of the Male Breadwinner

By: Crompton, Rosemary (ed.)

Price: NZ$67.50

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: (1999)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15859

ISBN: 0198294697

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


No signatures. Dustjacket protected in archival mylar cover. ; viii, [4], 241 pages. Black cloth boards. Page dimensions: 215 x 137mm. Various contributors. "Investigating the differences in women's employment across Europe, this text explores the possibilities and limits of structural change and development. The book seeks to develop a new framework for the investigation of the changing mosaic of employment, family lives, and gender relations in contemporary Europe. Women's employment is on the increase throughout Europe, and more women are going into managerial and professional occupatio... View more info

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A New Latin Reader

By: Franklin, H. W. F. & J. A. G. Bruce

Price: NZ$30.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green and Co.: (1946)

Seller ID: 17839

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Previous owner's signature. Pencil marginalia.; 1946 reprint. vi, 194 pages. Green cloth boards. Page dimensions: 185 x 121mm. Latin exercises for translation into English. Notes in English and Latin-English vocabulary at rear. View more info

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Anthropology in the South Seas: Essays Presented to H. D. Skinner

By: Freeman, J. D. & W. R. Geddes (Eds. )

Price: NZ$87.00

Publisher: New Plymouth, Thomas Avery & Sons: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13644

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


No signatures. Some 1/2" chips to dust wrapper at head of dust wrapper spine at at top corners of dust wrapper. Dust wrapper in archival mylar cover.; 267, [1] pages + portrait frontispiece + maps on endpapers. White cloth boards with blue cloth spine. Page dimensions: 253 x 182mm. Includes a 5 page bibliography of articles, reviews and publications by H. D. Skinner, between 1912 and 1958. Various contributors, including Roger Duff; T. T. Barrow; Raymond Firth; Angus Ross. Contents: Preface; Henry Devenish Skinner: A Memoir; Culture Change in Prehistoric New Zealand; From Moa-Hunter to Cla... View more info

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He Reo Hou: 5 plays by Maori playwrights

By: Garrett, Simon (ed.); Contributors: Don Selwyn; Roma Potiki; Rore Hapipi; Hone Tuwhare; Rena Owen; Riwia Brown; John Broughton

Price: NZ$75.00

Publisher: Wellington, Playmarket: (1991)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6530

ISBN: 0908607261

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


No signatures. Moderate rubbing to edges and corners of spine and wrappers.; 239, [8] pages. Includes the play "In the Wilderness Without a Hat" by Hone Tuwhare on pp. 54-123. With photographic illustrations of each of the playwrights. Rena Owen starred in the film "Once Were Warriors". Her play in this collection is titled "Te Awa i Tahuti". ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

He Reo Hou: 5 plays by Maori playwrights

By: Garrett, Simon (ed.); Contributors: Don Selwyn; Roma Potiki; Rore Hapipi; Hone Tuwhare; Rena Owen; Riwia Brown; John Broughton

Price: NZ$22.50

Publisher: Wellington, Playmarket: (1991)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15022

ISBN: 0908607261

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Previous owner's signature. Heavy crease to front wrapper. Light crease to first few leaves.; 239, [8] pages. Page dimensions: 210 x 147mm. Includes the play "In the Wilderness Without a Hat" by Hone Tuwhare on pp. 54-123. With photographic illustrations of each of the playwrights. Rena Owen starred in the film "Once Were Warriors". Her play in this collection is titled "Te Awa i Tahuti". ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Polly: An Opera. Being the Second Part of the Beggar's Opera.

By: Gay, Mr. [John] (1685-1732)

Price: NZ$487.50

Publisher: [London], [Printed for the Author]: [1729]

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13652

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


[ii], vii, [1], 72 pages + 31 pages of engraved music. Early rebinding in half-calf and papered boards. Title leaf has been cropped and laid down, with the publisher's imprint lacking from the lower part of the leaf. Page dimensions: 232 x 184mm. A 2" split to leather at tail of front joint. 3/4" chips to leather at head and tail of spine. Boards rubbed. Corners of boards worn. Provenance: Early owner's signature: "Chs. Kirkpatrick Sharpe" [Charles Kirkpatrick Sharpe (c. 1781-1851), of Hoddom Castle, Dumfriesshire, Scotland. Kirkpatrick Sharpe was an antiquary, an artist, a Fre... View more info

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Rural England: Being an Account of Agricultural and Social Researches Carried Out in the Years 1901 & 1902

By: Haggard, H. Rider

Price: NZ$150.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green, and Co.: 1902

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17834

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Ex-library, "Dunedin Athenaeum". Library stamps and labels. Moderate rubbing and staining to boards. ; Two volumes, complete. Volume One: xxv, [1], 584 pages + 40 pages advertisements + frontispiece + plates + 13 colour folding maps. Volume Two: viii, [2], 623 pages + frontispiece + plates + 10 colour folding maps. Cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Page dimensions: 221 x 144mm. View more info

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Latin Prose Composition - Comprising Part I. Notes on Grammar, Style, and Idiom - Part II. English Passages for Translation into Latin

By: Hardie, W. R.

Price: NZ$42.00

Publisher: London, Edward Arnold & Company: (1908)

Seller ID: 17840

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Underlining and marginalia.; xi, [1], 350 pages. Green cloth boards. Page dimensions: 182 x 118mm. Hardie was a Professor in the University of Edinburgh. View more info

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Tu Mai Kia Tu Ake: Impact of Taha Maori in Otago and Murihiku Schools

By: Holme, Huata; with Russell Bishop & Ted Glynn

Price: NZ$67.50

Publisher: Dunedin, (University of Otago): (1992)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6547

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


(106) pages. Softcover. "This research report was undertaken by Huata Holmes during his tenure as Research Affiliate with the Education Department of the University of Otago in 1992". - from the preface.; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

Image for Maori Lore. the Traditions of the Maori People, with the More Important of Their Legends, Compiled for the Government of New Zealand

Maori Lore. the Traditions of the Maori People, with the More Important of Their Legends, Compiled for the Government of New Zealand

By: Izett, James

Price: NZ$51.00

Publisher: Wellington, John Mackay, Government Printer: 1904

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6159

Condition: Poor with no dust jacket


Title page and frontis missing. Rebound in plain paper wrappers. ; (iii)-vii, [1], 451 pages + 27 plates. Lacking the title page, the frontispiece, and the original binding. A new re-telling of the Maori legends of Aotearoa, based on the translations made by George Grey, but with Izett deciding to use more freedom to fit the tales for a European audience - "Well, the work of translating from the Maori having been done, there now exists no reson why it should be repeated in exactly its old Maori form. [...] If instead of binding himself in the cold, rigid virtue of 'faithful translation' th... View more info

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Kai Tahu ki Otago Natural Resource Management Plan

By: Kai Tahu ki Otago

Price: NZ$142.50

Publisher: Otago, Kai Tahu Runanga Ki Otago: (1995)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6471

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


No signatures. ; xii, 197 pages. Four-ring stationery binding. Illustrated. "For a range of reasons Ngai Tahu are justified in their deep suspicion of the Conservation Act and the Resource Management Act." - from the foreword. "The Natural Resources Management Plan represents an overarching natural resources planning document for the Otago region. It identifies Kai Tahu ki Otago values, issues and objectives." - from the introduction.; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info