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OLD NEW ZEALAND HOUSES 1800-1940
Written by Jeremy Salmond.
Stock no. 2126530
Published by Heinemann Reed. 1989. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. B/w photos, diagrams and illustrations. ISBN: 079000027X. Spine is faded. Some creasing to cover corners.

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GREATER BRITAIN
Written by Geoffrey Blainey.
Stock no. 1816342
Published by Methuen Haynes. 1st 1985. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Travellers' Tales of Early Australia & New Zealand, Charles Dilke visits her new lands 1866& 1867. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0454007329. Light foxing to top edge of text block. Pink pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine and a little scuffed.

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THE RESTLESS SKY: THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF AN AIRMAN
Written by C.E. Kay.
Stock no. 1816073
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1964. Slightly better than very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The autobiography of Air Vice-Marshal C.E. Kay, formerly Chief of Air Staff, New Zealand, The Restless Sky is a record of a distinguished and eventful flying career - spanning the years from the time "when those of my calling were satisfied and even thrilled to chug through the air at a mere 80 m.p.h.", to the time when the author exceeded the speed of sound and was installed as a member of the exclusive '"Mach Busters" club. B/w photos. Slight discolouration to base of spine and minor mark to top of spine. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is edge-rubbed and worn with a few closed tears and small edge-chips, heavy creasing to base of rear panel.

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ACROSS THE SEA TO WAR
Written by Peter Plowman.
Stock no. 1815848
Published by Rosenberg. 1st 2003. Fine condition.

Australia and New Zealand Troop Convoys from 1865 through two World Wars to Korea and Vietnam. Blue pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 1877058068.

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THE COLONIAL CLIPPERS
Written by Basil Lubbock.
Stock no. 1815681
Published by Brown, Son & Ferguson Ltd.. 1975. Nearly fine condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. Light rubbing to board corners. Text block slightly grubby. Grubby mark to front endpaper (pencil erasure). Price-cut dustwrapper is a little grubby and scuffed, loss to lower rear edge (approx. 2" across x 0.75" high).

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NEW ZEALAND BIRDS
Written by Oliver W.R.B..
Stock no. 1814266
Published by Fine Arts (n.Z.) Ltd.. 1st 1930. Slightly better than good condition.

Green cloth boards, title to spine. Green & white pictorial endpapers. 6 colour plates plus numerous b/w illustrations. Boards marked, worn at corners and split to spine edges. Rear board has a horizontal crease across lower half running right through the board so the board can be bent. Contemporary inscription in ink to front pastedown. Pencil inscription to verso of frontis. Small tear to last couple of pages (no loss). Contents generally clean. Slight odour present.

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NEW ZEALAND'S MAJESTIC WILDERNESS
Written by John Hall-Jones. Illustrated by Jonathan White.
Stock no. 1810245
Published by Orakau House. 1st 1981. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Fiordland's West Coast Sounds - A collection of 52 paintings. Very large oblong format. Beige cloth boards with brown embossed titles. ISBN: 0908570384. Letter attached to half-title page with a gold address label... appears to be encouraging the recipient to visit the area. Price-cut dustwrapper is lightly creased and scuffed.

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CAVALCADE 125
Written by Colin Barry; John Brouwer; Colin Dash; Peter Dickenson; Bruce Shalders.
Stock no. 1712027
Very good condition.

A booklet produced to celebrate 125 years of railway in New Zealand. Paperwraps. 40 pages. Colour and b/w photos. Corners creased.

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THE FLORA OF NEW ZEALAND
Written by W. Martin.
Stock no. 1809278
Published by Whitcombe and Tombs. Circa 1949. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Third revised and enlarged edition of The New Zealand Nature Book Vol. II. Green cloth boards, black titles. B/w photos. xiii and 266 pages including index. Minor foxing to text block else contents clean. Dustwrapper is worn at corners with loss especially to top of spine, grubby.

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RARE AND ENDANGERED PLANTS OF NEW ZEALAND
Written by David R. Given.
Stock no. 1809038
Published by Reed. 1st 1981. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Burgundy boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. vi and 154 pages including index. ISBN: 0589013688. Light bumping to top and tail of spine, light rubbing to edges. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is faded at spine and worn at top of spine.

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WHAT WAS THEIR LIFE? AO TEA ROA
Written by Raymond Fawcett.
Stock no. 1502649
Published by The Gawthorn Press Limited. Very good condition.

A book about the Maoris. Tan cloth spine with pictorial paper boards. B/w photos and illustrations. 51 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Contents very good.

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A CLIMBER IN NEW ZEALAND
Written by Malcolm Ross.
Stock no. 1205057
Published by Edward Arnold. 1st 1914. Very good condition.

Green cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. xvi + 316 pages. Free endpapers lightly browned. A few scattered foxspots to contents. Corners bumped but overall a bright copy.

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