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The Painted Years

The Painted Years

$39.95NZD

1962. 1st edition. Biography of the work of the New Zealand Official War Artist, Captain Peter McIntyre.

READY FIRE AIM: The Mainfreight Story

READY FIRE AIM: The Mainfreight Story

ISBN# 9781775532903
$89.95NZD

2013. The lively, insider story of the rise and rise of New Zealand's most successful logistics company. Out of print and increasingly scarce.

WILD IRISHMAN: The Story of Bill Hamilton

WILD IRISHMAN: The Story of Bill Hamilton

ISBN# 0589012940
$59.95NZD

1969. Fascinating biography of Bill Hamilton, the NZ inventor of the jetboat motor. Includes Irishman Creek souvenir visitors program

WILD IRISHMAN: The Story of Bill Hamilton

WILD IRISHMAN: The Story of Bill Hamilton

ISBN# 0589003860
$89.95NZD

1969. 1st edition. Biography of legendary New Zealander Bill (C.W.F.) Hamilton.

A BIOGRAPHY OF THE SEA

A BIOGRAPHY OF THE SEA

$44.95NZD

1960. 1st edition. The fascinating story of the ocean's role in weather, trade and communication.

Diseases Of Poultry

Diseases Of Poultry

$38.95NZD

1940. Their aetiology, diagnosis, treatment and control. Vintage technical and reference.

THE LAST RESOURCE: Man's exploitation of the Sea

THE LAST RESOURCE: Man's exploitation of the Sea

$39.95NZD

1969. 1st Edition. Man's exploration of the sea. A comprehensive account, impressively photo illustrated.

FRONTIERS OF THE SEA: The Story of the Oceanographic Exploration

FRONTIERS OF THE SEA: The Story of the Oceanographic Exploration

$34.95NZD

1959. The past, present, and future of oceans and the increasingly challenging science of oceanography.

New Zealand Literature: A SURVEY

New Zealand Literature: A SURVEY

$38.95NZD

1959. 1st edition. Mr McCormick's survey is a thorough revision of his LETTERS AND ART IN NEW ZEALAND.

Katherine Mansfield Undiscovered Country: The New Zealand Stories

Katherine Mansfield Undiscovered Country: The New Zealand Stories

ISBN# 0582502144
$38.95NZD

1974. 1st edition.

GLIMPSES

GLIMPSES

$44.95NZD

1988. 1st Edition. SIGNED

From The Mainland: An Anthology of South Island Writing

From The Mainland: An Anthology of South Island Writing

ISBN# 0908877501
$19.95NZD

1995. Anthology of recent writing.

Intensive Care and Daughter Buffalo
New Book

Intensive Care and Daughter Buffalo

ISBN# 9781869419615
$39.95NZD

2008. Two of Janet Frame's earlier works, published in 1970 and 1972 respectively.

100 NZ Short Short Stories
New Book

100 NZ Short Short Stories

ISBN# 9781877178016
$39.95NZD

1997. 100 of the entries in a competition for the best mini-fiction; stories of 500 words or less.

COUNTLESS SIGNS: The New Zealand Landscape In Literature

COUNTLESS SIGNS: The New Zealand Landscape In Literature

ISBN# 0474000516
$34.95NZD

1986. 1st Edition. Anthology of short stories, essays and poetry that pictures New Zealand's landscape through the eyes of authors contained.

Circus & Carnival Tractors : 1930-2001 Photo Archive

Circus & Carnival Tractors : 1930-2001 Photo Archive

ISBN# 1583880763
$46.95NZD

2002. Action photos of construction and farm tractors put to use by circuses and carnivals.

Glenbrook Vintage Railway Guidebook

Glenbrook Vintage Railway Guidebook

ISBN# 0473005107
$28.95NZD

1987. Published by the Glenbrook Vintage Railway Charitable Trust Board and Railway Enthusiasts Society, Inc. Nice railway collectors/enthusiasts book.

The West Highland Railway

The West Highland Railway

ISBN# 0946537224
$22.95NZD

1986. Illustrated with photographs, maps and diagrams, a history of the West Highland Railway in Scotland

FARM MACHINERY AND TRACTORS

FARM MACHINERY AND TRACTORS

$49.95NZD

1951.Vintage farming manual for farmers and agricultural students.

NEW ZEALAND RAILWAYS Staff Bulletin Vol 8 - No 4 1959

NEW ZEALAND RAILWAYS Staff Bulletin Vol 8 - No 4 1959

$29.95NZD

1959. Vintage booklet for rail collectors and enthusiasts.

An Illustrated  Guide to Tractors
New Book

An Illustrated Guide to Tractors

ISBN# 9781844061457
$34.95NZD

2010. The story of tractor development from the earliest days through to present day; Massey-Ferguson, John Deere and more

Our Trains

Our Trains

$54.95NZD

1925. A pictorial history of trains. Nice collectors book.

Footprints on a Frozen Continent

Footprints on a Frozen Continent

ISBN# 45601800X
$38.95NZD

1975. 1st edition. The story and history by the New Zealand author and his trip to the Antarctica.

No Place for Men

No Place for Men

$32.95NZD

1964. 1st edition. An account of the 1960 Makalu expedition under the leadership of Edmund Hillary.

No Latitude for Error

No Latitude for Error

$49.95NZD

1961. Hero of Mt. Everest ascent tells of his later experiences as leader of the first party ever to drive tractors to the South Pole.

The Frozen Coast
New Book

The Frozen Coast

ISBN# 1877333131
$38.95NZD

2004. Sea Kayaking the Antarctic Peninsula

Don't Trust, Don't Fear, Don't Beg : The Extraordinary Story of the Arctic Thirty
New Book

Don't Trust, Don't Fear, Don't Beg : The Extraordinary Story of the Arctic Thirty

ISBN# 9781783350773
$29.95NZD

2015. The gripping tale of the Arctic Thirty, a group of Greenpeace activists who endured a hundred days in a Russian isolation jail.

South With Scott

South With Scott

$54.95NZD

1948. Illustrated account of the ill-fated expedition to reach the South Pole by Capt Robert Scott, told by his second-in-command who lead the Last Supporting Party.

The Rescue of Belle and Sundance: A Race To Save Two Abandoned Horses

The Rescue of Belle and Sundance: A Race To Save Two Abandoned Horses

ISBN# 9781742755137
$21.95NZD

2012. The 8-day story of an impossible rescue.

The World At Their Feet

The World At Their Feet

$42.95NZD

1969. 1st edition. The story of New Zealand Mountaineers in the Great Ranges of the World.

GRAHAM DINGLE: Dangerous Journeys

GRAHAM DINGLE: Dangerous Journeys

ISBN# 1869581954
$28.95NZD

1995. 1st edition. The story of a New Zealander who has conquered the mountains and unexplored regions of the world.

Voyage To The Ice: The Antarctic Expedition of Solo

Voyage To The Ice: The Antarctic Expedition of Solo

ISBN# 0002166720
$28.95NZD

1979. 1st edition. David Henry Lewis was a sailor, adventurer, doctor, and Polynesian scholar, best known for his studies on the traditional systems of navigation used by the Pacific Islanders.

ISLAND YEARS

ISLAND YEARS

$49.95NZD

1952. 1st edition. The true story of a voyage in a small sailing ship across the Pacific Ocean.

In The Footsteps of Scott

In The Footsteps of Scott

ISBN# 0224024183
$47.95NZD

1987. 1st edition. Robert Swan became possessed by the idea of a journey on foot to the South Pole. No such attempt had been made since Captain Scott and his companions.

THE MOUNTAIN WORLD 1958/59

THE MOUNTAIN WORLD 1958/59

$48.95NZD

1959. 1st Edition. Climbing exploits of the highest order in every part of the world are told in the most readable fashion.

Camps And Climbs In Arctic Norway

Camps And Climbs In Arctic Norway

$38.95NZD

1953. 1st edition. Climbs in the Lofoten district by a well-known Scottish climber and broadcaster.

Lost On Everest: The Search for Mallory & Irvine

Lost On Everest: The Search for Mallory & Irvine

ISBN# 0563551291
$24.95NZD

1999. Research and the amazing evidence found in the 1999 expedition to piece together the final hours of the two brave heroes.

BECAUSE IT IS THERE

BECAUSE IT IS THERE

$48.95NZD

1959. 1st Edition. The autobiography of a mountaineer and Antarctic photographer.

THE MOUNTAIN WORLD

THE MOUNTAIN WORLD

$48.95NZD

1953. 1st Edition. Climbing exploits of the highest order in every part of the world are told in the most readable fashion. This volume features Mt. Everest.

RONDOY: An Expedition To The Peruvian Andes

RONDOY: An Expedition To The Peruvian Andes

$47.95NZD

1965. 1st edition. An account of a 1963 difficult first ascent in the Cordillera Huayhuash (Peru) in which two of the eight members perished while retracing the summit ridge.

SOUTH WITH SCOTT

SOUTH WITH SCOTT

$59.95NZD

1952. 1st edition. An illustrated edition of the account of the ill-fated British Antarctic expedition 1910-1913 to reach the South Pole by Capt Robert Scott.

The Arctic Voyages of Martin Frobisher: An Elizabethan Adventure
New Book

The Arctic Voyages of Martin Frobisher: An Elizabethan Adventure

ISBN# 0714125644
$36.95NZD

2002. 1st edition. Describes Martin Frobisher's search for the Northwest Passage to Asia, 1576-1581.

GHOSTS OF EVEREST: The Authorised Story of The Search for Mallory & Irvine
New Book

GHOSTS OF EVEREST: The Authorised Story of The Search for Mallory & Irvine

ISBN# 0333783158
$49.95NZD

1999. This is a first-rate detective story, through forensic analysis, at last told the true story of Mallory & Irvine's attempt at Everest in 1924.

A SLENDER THREAD: Escaping Disaster In The Himalaya

A SLENDER THREAD: Escaping Disaster In The Himalaya

ISBN# 9780099279068
$24.95NZD

2000. A story on the sacred mountain of Panch Chuli of an arduous and almost miraculous survival, and of the brilliant, committed teamwork.

THE GREAT WHITE SOUTH: Or With Scott In The Antarctic

THE GREAT WHITE SOUTH: Or With Scott In The Antarctic

$49.95NZD

1921. Ponting was the photographer accompanying Scott on his last expedition to the South Pole.

MOUNTAINEERING: The Lonsdale Library VOL 18

MOUNTAINEERING: The Lonsdale Library VOL 18

$74.95NZD

1949. A collection of 33 articles by various climbing experts.

SOUTH: Man and Nature in Antarctica

SOUTH: Man and Nature in Antarctica

$39.95NZD

1969. The story of the New Zealand Antarctic Research Program, embraces the whole story of a continent from its exploration and scientific investigation.

The Lawless and The Lotus

The Lawless and The Lotus

$34.95NZD

1963. 1st edition. Travelling with only a change of clothes in an old pillow case, a typewriter & rusty speargun, Pinney's journey through the West Indies & Pacific in 1962.

With Friends In High Places: An Anatomy of Those Who Take To The Hills

With Friends In High Places: An Anatomy of Those Who Take To The Hills

ISBN# 9781845961336
$24.95NZD

2009. An autobiographical account of mountain exploration in every continent, with a focus on, not the risks, but the joys of exploring the vertical.

The Year of The Quiet Sun

The Year of The Quiet Sun

ISBN# 340044802
$39.95NZD

1968. 1st edition. Adrian Hayter, author of SHEILA IN THE WIND and BUSINESS IN GREAT WATERS, was chosen as Leader of the 1964-65 season to Antarctica's Scott Base.

ANNAPURNA: The first conquest of an 8000-metre peak
New Book

ANNAPURNA: The first conquest of an 8000-metre peak

ISBN# 9780099541462
$39.95NZD

2011. With an introduction by Joe Simpson, this is the illustrated and enthralling story of the first conquest of Annapurna

Trekking in the Everest Region

Trekking in the Everest Region

ISBN# 1873756178
$39.95NZD

1993. Updated and revised guide to the most famous trekking region in Asia, including 40 route maps and colour photographs

The Ascent of Everest

The Ascent of Everest

$39.95NZD

1953. 1st edition. A detailed account of the 1953 ascent to the Everest summit.

THE ASCENT OF EVEREST

THE ASCENT OF EVEREST

$49.95NZD

1953. 1st edition. Hunt led the successful 1953 British expedition to Everest.

IN THE TEETH OF THE WIND: South through the Pole
New Book

IN THE TEETH OF THE WIND: South through the Pole

ISBN# 1852970669
$49.95NZD

2001. In November 1997 two Belgian explorers set out on an incredible journey to the South Pole.

EMPIRE ANTARCTICA: Ice, Silence & Emperor Penguins
New Book

EMPIRE ANTARCTICA: Ice, Silence & Emperor Penguins

ISBN# 9780099565963
$29.95NZD

2013. The story of one man and his fascination with the world's loneliest continent, as well as the emperor penguins who weather the winter with him.

Dark Shadows Falling

Dark Shadows Falling

ISBN# 0099756110
$29.95NZD

1997. In 1992, an Indian climber was left to die on the South Col of Mount Everest. Why did onlookers not hold the dying mans hand and comfort him?

New Zealand Home Decorator and Painter

New Zealand Home Decorator and Painter

$38.95NZD

Circa 1950's. Vintage technical and reference for home DIY. Contains 240 pages: more than 125,000 words: over 500 photographs and drawings and 48 pages in full color.

SOLDIER FIVE: The Real Story of the Bravo Two Zero Mission

SOLDIER FIVE: The Real Story of the Bravo Two Zero Mission

ISBN# 0476000904
$28.95NZD

2004. The the memoir of an elite New Zealand soldier's service within the Special Air Service and in particular, his service during the Gulf War.

The Secret Life of Fishes
New Book

The Secret Life of Fishes

ISBN# 0810939339
$19.95NZD

2000. An eye-poping visual tour of the underwater world.

The Windsor Magazine Volume 26

The Windsor Magazine Volume 26

$47.95NZD

1907. (112 years old) A collection of Fiction stories.

THE ROMANCE OF PITCAIRN ISLAND

THE ROMANCE OF PITCAIRN ISLAND

$99.95NZD

1905. (115 yo) 1st edition.

THE ART OF RICE : Spirit and Sustenance in Asia
New Book

THE ART OF RICE : Spirit and Sustenance in Asia

ISBN# 0930741986
$48.95NZD

2003. Compare similarities and differences of Asian cultures views the food that nourishes them.

The History of Trade Unionism

The History of Trade Unionism

$89.95NZD

1907. (113yo) 1st edition

SUMMER CRUISE

SUMMER CRUISE

ISBN# 0908610173
$43.95NZD

1983. 1st edition. Being the Grand Pleasure Trip of the S.S. Ngapuhi along the Northern Coast of New Zealand.

TIARETI: The Story of A Pacific Island Girl

TIARETI: The Story of A Pacific Island Girl

ISBN# 0863329144
$49.95NZD

1994. 1st edition.

Turn of the Tide : Bay of Islands County Council 1977-1989

Turn of the Tide : Bay of Islands County Council 1977-1989

ISBN# 9780908817016
$47.95NZD

1990. 1st edition. Bay of Islands County Council 1977-1989. Nice NZ history collectors book.

FIJI in colour

FIJI in colour

$39.95NZD

1968. Pictorial history of Fiji.

Past Days in Lower Hutt and Petone

Past Days in Lower Hutt and Petone

ISBN# 0908664001
$44.95NZD

1983. 1st edition. Past lifestyles and events from within the Wellington region.

Ethical Sex Relations: THE NEW EUGENICS

Ethical Sex Relations: THE NEW EUGENICS

$89.95NZD

1932. Vintage medical book in slipcase.

Edwina Mountbatten

Edwina Mountbatten

$28.95NZD

1961. Her life in pictures

Ensor

Ensor

ISBN# 028970586X
$39.95NZD

1975. 1st edition. New York Graphic Society. Extensive color and B&W illustrations by James Ensor throughout.

A Land Apart : The Mount Cook Alpine region

A Land Apart : The Mount Cook Alpine region

ISBN# 058900414X
$38.95NZD

1971. The Mount Cook Alpine region. Nice NZ history collectors book.

Designs for Boatbuilding: Access to plans for wood construction

Designs for Boatbuilding: Access to plans for wood construction

ISBN# 0948788348
$59.95NZD

1990. 1st edition. Vintage book on boat building, specially wooden construction.

WAR : The cameras battlefield view of man's terrible adventure.

WAR : The cameras battlefield view of man's terrible adventure.

ISBN# 0891040145
$37.95NZD

1973. 1st edition. The Camera's Battlefield View of man's most terrible Adventure, from the first photographer in the Crimea to Vietnam.

Uists and Barra
New Book

Uists and Barra

ISBN# 9780715328903
$19.95NZD

1999. The essential guide for the discerning tourist and island devotee.

The Young Cricketer's Tutor
New Book

The Young Cricketer's Tutor

$34.95NZD

1974. A new edition of Nyren's classic description of the players of the Hambledon Club, originally published in 1833.

WINNING SNOOKER

WINNING SNOOKER

ISBN# 0333210638
$47.95NZD

1976. 1st edition. Vintage book on snooker covering basic elements of stance, aim, cueing, through to the finer tactics.

The Rise and Fall of The Poster

The Rise and Fall of The Poster

ISBN# 0715353152
$44.95NZD

1971. Illustrated throughout both in colour and in black and white. Collectable.

The Diocese of Waiapu Cookery Book

The Diocese of Waiapu Cookery Book

$38.95NZD

1953. Produced to help the Cathedral building fund in 1953.

The Ironmasters : The First One Hundred Years of H.E. Shacklock

The Ironmasters : The First One Hundred Years of H.E. Shacklock

$39.95NZD

1973. 1st edition. Celebrating the centenary of the well-known Dunedin based foundry and engineering business, a household name

The Observers Book of Ships

The Observers Book of Ships

$19.95NZD

1953. Observers series No. 15. Describing over 100 types pf ships.

The Complete Book of Dog Care : How to Raise a Happy and Healthy Dog

The Complete Book of Dog Care : How to Raise a Happy and Healthy Dog

ISBN# 0812041585
$23.95NZD

1989. Information on selecting a dog, training, feeding, health care, grooming, and handling.

Just My Story

Just My Story

$34.95NZD

1957. Autobiography of the cricketer.

PENGUIN SUMMER - or a Rare Bird In Antarctica

PENGUIN SUMMER - or a Rare Bird In Antarctica

ISBN# 058900686X
$39.95NZD

1971. 1st edition. Absorbing details of bird life, incisively written with keen observation and humour.

Second Class and First Class Board of Trade Examination Drawings Including Pictorial Views
Second Innings

Second Innings

$19.95NZD

1950. The follow-up to his first autobiography, with more memories from the renowned cricket writer Neville Cardus.

Report on the Atom

Report on the Atom

$48.95NZD

1954. 1st edition. What you should know about atomic energy. Collectable.

English Gardens Open to the Public

English Gardens Open to the Public

$36.95NZD

1955. Well illustrated guide to the Gardens which were on show to the Public in the early 1950's.

Great Britain and Ireland : The Nagel Travel Guide Series

Great Britain and Ireland : The Nagel Travel Guide Series

$43.95NZD

1953. Vintage travel guide.

END OF AN INNINGS

END OF AN INNINGS

$28.95NZD

1958. Autobiography, surveying 20 brilliant years as a Middlesex and England batsman and Arsenal and England Footballer.

Engineering Construction & Materials

Engineering Construction & Materials

ISBN# 0304290667
$39.95NZD

1974. SI metric edition. Vintage textbook.

Daily Mail Annual for Girls

Daily Mail Annual for Girls

$34.95NZD

Circa 1950. Children's vintage classic.

Cricket Stories

Cricket Stories

$34.95NZD

1933. Collectable book on cricket.

Cricket Country

Cricket Country

$34.95NZD

1944. 1st edition. A poet's view of cricket.

Bishop Harper and the Canterbury Settlement

Bishop Harper and the Canterbury Settlement

$59.95NZD

1909. (110 years old) A biography of a significant figure in the life of early Christchurch and Canterbury. Rare and collectable.

Berry Cooking

Berry Cooking

$49.95NZD

1954. Vintage cook book

Animals My Teachers

Animals My Teachers

$26.95NZD

1979. The autobiography of a veterinary surgeon. Collectable.

As Darker Grows The Night

As Darker Grows The Night

ISBN# 0340201991
$47.95NZD

1975. 1st edition. A lively and cheerful account of a challenging, often adventurous life far from the settled pattern of today's suburbia. Collectable maritime history.

AIDS and Accusation : Haiti and the Geography of Blame

AIDS and Accusation : Haiti and the Geography of Blame

ISBN# 9780520248397
$29.95NZD

1993. Award-winning author and anthropologist-physician Paul Farmer first full-length ethnographic study of AIDS in a poor society.

A Practical Handbook on Elocution

A Practical Handbook on Elocution

$47.95NZD

1933. Vintage reference handbook on speaking correctly. Rare and collectable.

The Katikati Story

The Katikati Story

$48.95NZD

1975. Centennial Souvenir Issue. Journal 53

The Facts of Mental Health and Illness

The Facts of Mental Health and Illness

$37.95NZD

1961. 3rd edition. Vintage technical and reference.

The Colourful British Isles

The Colourful British Isles

$24.95NZD

1962. 1st Edition. Pictorial book.

People and Places : New Lynn 1930-1940

People and Places : New Lynn 1930-1940

ISBN# 047308399X
$37.95NZD

2002. Written and photographic record of the people servicing the community of New Lynn during the period 1930-1940

SUMMONED BY BELLS

SUMMONED BY BELLS

$49.95NZD

1960. 1st edition. One of the best-loved British poets, Betjeman's autobiography written by him in verse.

SENSE OF PLACE: Photographs of New Zealand

SENSE OF PLACE: Photographs of New Zealand

ISBN# 9416786001260
$59.95NZD

1984. A series of photos of NZ with titles. Increasingly scarce.

PAKISTAN : The Essential Guide to Customs & Culture
New Book

PAKISTAN : The Essential Guide to Customs & Culture

ISBN# 9781857336771
$19.95NZD

2013. The Essential Guide to Customs & Culture

The Queen in Nelson, New Zealand
New Book

The Queen in Nelson, New Zealand

$48.95NZD

1954. Souvenir of the Queens visit. Still new, collectable Royal enthusiasts book.

THE RUGBY ALMANACK of New Zealand 1956 Edition

THE RUGBY ALMANACK of New Zealand 1956 Edition

$39.95NZD

1956. Vintage rugby book.

The Synecology of the West Taupo Indigenous Forest

The Synecology of the West Taupo Indigenous Forest

$49.95NZD

1963. Vintage technical and reference.

War Record

War Record

$49.95NZD

1946. Govt' report on the New Zealand War effort.

Seacoast in the Seventies

Seacoast in the Seventies

ISBN# 034015778X
$39.95NZD

1973. The future of the New Zealand Shoreline.

Panoramas of Cornwall

Panoramas of Cornwall

ISBN# 1902842340
$19.95NZD

2002. A collection of beautiful photographic images.

Our First Fifty Years: Mt. Albert Presbyterian Church 1913-1963

Our First Fifty Years: Mt. Albert Presbyterian Church 1913-1963

$27.95NZD

1963. 1913 - 1963 Mt Albert Presbyterian Church

Naming Baby : The Answer to Every Parent's Christening Problem

Naming Baby : The Answer to Every Parent's Christening Problem

$24.95NZD

1967. A pocket book list of prospective names for the new-born with their meanings and origins. Vintage reference book

Mauritius - Ile Maurice - Panorama
New Book

Mauritius - Ile Maurice - Panorama

ISBN# 9789994990566
$39.95NZD

2013. Beautiful pictorial record of Mauritius.

KEATS

KEATS

$59.95NZD

1909. (110 years old) Days with the Poets.

London in Colour

London in Colour

$46.95NZD

1956. A collection of color photographs by James Riddell.

Kahawai Cowboys : Kiwi Fishing Tales

Kahawai Cowboys : Kiwi Fishing Tales

ISBN# 1869532937
$23.95NZD

1996. Humorous tales of fisherman Mark Goodson who stops and nothing to get his fish; helicopters, mussel barges, 1970 HG Holdens, 747's, condoms, his mothers pet love birds....

Felix Holt; The Radical

Felix Holt; The Radical

$47.95NZD

Circa 1885. 135 years old. Classic novel.

Gulf

Gulf

ISBN# 0959757384
$24.95NZD

1980. Signed by Author. Tells the story of Auckland, Thames, Coromandel

An Introduction to the Study of Literature

An Introduction to the Study of Literature

$42.95NZD

1925. Vintage reference book.

Chart Catalogue and Index

Chart Catalogue and Index

$29.95NZD

1985. Maritime collectors book. Includes symbols and abbreviations for New Zealand Maritime charts.

Farthest South

Farthest South

$47.95NZD

1953. 1st edition. A journey often on foot through southern towns all the way down to Bluff.

Broadcast English II

Broadcast English II

$34.95NZD

1936. 2nd edition. Vintage BBC textbook. Recommendations to announcers on the pronunciation of English place names.

Broadcast English I

Broadcast English I

$34.95NZD

1935. 3rd edition. Vintage BBC textbook. Recommendations to announcers on certain words of doubtful pronunciation.

Broadcast English IV

Broadcast English IV

$34.95NZD

1934. 1st edition. Vintage BBC textbook. Recommendations to announcers on the pronunciation of some Welsh place names.

Broadcast English V

Broadcast English V

$34.95NZD

1935. 1st edition. Vintage BBC textbook. Recommendations to announcers on the pronunciation of Northern Irish place names.

Aunt Daisy & Uncle Sam: Aunt Daisy's War-Time Journey to United States

Aunt Daisy & Uncle Sam: Aunt Daisy's War-Time Journey to United States

$84.95NZD

1944. Account of Aunt Daisy's visit to the US to promote NZ, including tea with First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt

Animals of the Rocky Shore of New Zealand

Animals of the Rocky Shore of New Zealand

$42.95NZD

1968. Vintage reference book.

A Course in Electrical Engineering Vol. 1, Direct Currents

A Course in Electrical Engineering Vol. 1, Direct Currents

$39.95NZD

1955. 4th edition. Vintage textbook.

A Field Marshall in the Family

A Field Marshall in the Family

ISBN# 0094595607
$24.95NZD

1973. A charming and revealing book examining the background of this legendary military commander.

The Lost World of the Kalahari

The Lost World of the Kalahari

$39.95NZD

1958. Describes anthropological travel by Van der Post among our most important surviving ancestral tribal groups in Africa.

Small Land Animals of New Zealand

Small Land Animals of New Zealand

ISBN# 0908565577
$28.95NZD

1974. Revised edition. New Zealand's small land fauna. Vintage reference book.

THE ARGOSY: Volume XLVI

THE ARGOSY: Volume XLVI

$109.95NZD

1888. (133yo) 1st edition. Rare and collectable.

THE TUNNEL

THE TUNNEL

$42.95NZD

1951. How three British officers effected one of the most celebrated POW escapes of the Second World War.

The Wonder Book of Ships

The Wonder Book of Ships

$58.95NZD

1944. A treasure trove of early maritime history with 300 illustrations. Nice maritime collectors book.

TIMES BITES: Views and Reviews

TIMES BITES: Views and Reviews

ISBN# 9780060831400
$34.95NZD

2004. 1st edition. The only collection of literary essays and criticism by one of the most distinguished writers of our time.

THE OBSTACLE RACE

THE OBSTACLE RACE

$24.95NZD

1979. 1st edition. Major but underestimated figures in the history of Western painting by women.

Their Finest Hour: The Second World War

Their Finest Hour: The Second World War

$48.95NZD

1949. 1 of 2 Series. 1st edition. One of the most fascinating works of history ever written, Winston Churchill's monumental book.

The Tip of the Iceberg

The Tip of the Iceberg

ISBN# 0473032333
$84.95NZD

1995. Signed by Author. A collection of yarns and ditties on New Zealanders in Antarctica. Rare and collectable.

TOMMY: The British Soldier On The Western Front 1914-1918

TOMMY: The British Soldier On The Western Front 1914-1918

ISBN# 0007137516
$38.95NZD

2004. Tommy tells the story of an epic and terrible war through the letters, diaries and memories of those who fought it.

SOLDIER COUNTRY

SOLDIER COUNTRY

ISBN# 090858203X
$38.95NZD

1978. 1st edition. A collection of war stories from the men and women who went to war

SARAH BERNHARDT

SARAH BERNHARDT

$149.95NZD

1899 (121yo). 1st edition.

Ron Bisman's Harness Heroes : Auckland Trotting Club
New Book

Ron Bisman's Harness Heroes : Auckland Trotting Club

$49.95NZD

1989. Celebrating Auckland Trotting Club (Inc) 100 years of trotting. Nice sports history collectors book.

Poetry New Zealand : Volume 1

Poetry New Zealand : Volume 1

$42.95NZD

1971. First volume in new series containing new work from established poets and newer younger ones.

POEMS: Anthology by New Zealand Women Writers
OLD MAGAZINE: PINS AND NEEDLES No. 59 November 1940's

OLD MAGAZINE: PINS AND NEEDLES No. 59 November 1940's

$44.95NZD

1940. Vintage magazine for Knitting, crochet, embroidery and dressmaking.

NEW ZEALAND POETRY YEARBOOK: Volume 1

NEW ZEALAND POETRY YEARBOOK: Volume 1

$34.95NZD

1951. 1st edition. An annual collection.

MEDIEVAL TRAVELLERS: The Rich and The Restless

MEDIEVAL TRAVELLERS: The Rich and The Restless

$38.95NZD

1982. 1st edition. A vivid account of the upper-class men and women who journeyed the world in medieval days.

MASTERTON CLUB of N.Z. 1877-1977

MASTERTON CLUB of N.Z. 1877-1977

$47.95NZD

1977. 1st edition. History of the Masterton Club, New Zealand.

Jack Glengarry's Racing Miscellany : from 100 Years of New Zealand Racing

Jack Glengarry's Racing Miscellany : from 100 Years of New Zealand Racing

ISBN# 0908610742
$29.95NZD

1987. 1st edition. Jack Glengarry's stories and favourite anecdotes from 100 years of NZ horse racing.

How to Maintain Electric Equipment in Industry

How to Maintain Electric Equipment in Industry

$49.95NZD

1943. Vintage technical and reference.

HANLON: A Casebook

HANLON: A Casebook

ISBN# 0908690096
$44.95NZD

1985. 1st edition. A selection of many of the famous cases including Minnie Deans and Charles Clements and Hugh Sweeney - defended by Alfred Charles Hanlon in Dunedin at the turn of the century.

FRANCES HODGKINS: The Penguin Modern Painters

FRANCES HODGKINS: The Penguin Modern Painters

$47.95NZD

1948. 1st edition. From the Penguin Modern Painters Series.

FORESTRY IN NEW ZEALAND: The Shaping of Policy

FORESTRY IN NEW ZEALAND: The Shaping of Policy

ISBN# 34009902X
$34.95NZD

1969. 1st Edition. An interesting book on the history of the early years of the forestry industry in New Zealand.

DECA Vintage Catalogue of Full Frequency Range 78rpm Records 1954-1955

DECA Vintage Catalogue of Full Frequency Range 78rpm Records 1954-1955

$42.95NZD

1954 -1955. Fantastic vintage catalogue of standard playing (78 rpm) records.

Diesel Engine Manual

Diesel Engine Manual

$48.95NZD

1955. Vintage technical and reference.

DATUS: A Chronology of New Zealand From The Time of The Moa

DATUS: A Chronology of New Zealand From The Time of The Moa

$54.95NZD

1932. 1st edition. History of important events in New Zealand beginning with the arrival of the Maori in the 14th century up to the events of the 20th century.

CRISPIN'S DAY: The Glory of Agincourt

CRISPIN'S DAY: The Glory of Agincourt

ISBN# 0002161230
$43.95NZD

1979. 1st edition. Reconstructs the momentous campaign that would forever link Henry V's name with courage, valour, and a seemingly impossible victory.

CATHERINE THE GREAT

CATHERINE THE GREAT

$47.95NZD

1926. 1st edition. Memoirs of Catherine the Great

Combat Correspondent

Combat Correspondent

$43.95NZD

1944. 1st edition. The first book to come from the marines' special corps of fighting writers who report on the battles they fight in.

Celebrating Women: New Zealand Women and their Stories

Celebrating Women: New Zealand Women and their Stories

ISBN# 0908561199
$39.95NZD

1984. Biographies of 50 women recipients of the Mediawomen's Awards.

British Cars 1896-1914

British Cars 1896-1914

$28.95NZD

1963. Veteran & vintage series

Auckland & Northland : Pictures from the Past

Auckland & Northland : Pictures from the Past

ISBN# 187732700X
$24.95NZD

2002. A fascinating collection of photographs for a lively look back at Auckland and Northland.

Bread and Roses: Sonja Davies Her Story

Bread and Roses: Sonja Davies Her Story

ISBN# 090862008X
$38.95NZD

1984. Autobiography of a New Zealand Labour Party activist.

Another Mountain Another Song

Another Mountain Another Song

ISBN# 0340264969
$24.95NZD

1981. Story of a family, originally immigrants from Dalmatia, living in New Zealand around the time of WWII

An Anthology of Twentieth Century New Zealand Poetry

An Anthology of Twentieth Century New Zealand Poetry

ISBN# 192810928
$38.95NZD

1970. Edited by a notable NZ poet, this anthology includes 40 poets including Katherine Mansfield and James K. Baxter

Admiralty Manual of Navigation 1964

Admiralty Manual of Navigation 1964

ISBN# B008C469DI
$47.95NZD

1964. Admiralty Manual of Navigation - Volume I - BR 45 (1). Rare and collectable.

A Sense of Liberty : The History of the Liberal International 1947-1997
New Book

A Sense of Liberty : The History of the Liberal International 1947-1997

ISBN# 0950357561
$43.95NZD

1997. History of the Liberal International 1947-1997

A VOYAGE LONG AND STRANGE: Rediscovering The New World

A VOYAGE LONG AND STRANGE: Rediscovering The New World

ISBN# 9780805076035
$24.95NZD

2008. A journey of rediscovery, following in the footsteps of the many Europeans who preceded the Pilgrims to America.

WHERO IN THE LAND OF MAUI

WHERO IN THE LAND OF MAUI

$39.95NZD

1947. 1st edition. Combining New Zealand natural history and folklore.

Vegetable Growing

Vegetable Growing

$44.95NZD

1953. Vintage technical and reference book written by James Sheldon Shoemaker, Professor of Horticulture and Head Department of Horticulture, Ontario Agricultural College.

Tropical Fishlopaedia : A Complete Guide to Fish Care

Tropical Fishlopaedia : A Complete Guide to Fish Care

ISBN# 186054102X
$28.95NZD

2000. The hobby of tropical fishkeeping. Nice reference book.

The Poetic Works of Alfred Tennyson

The Poetic Works of Alfred Tennyson

$39.95NZD

1880. (140 years old) Idylls of the King Vol I, Vol II, Vol III

The Poetic Works of Alfred Tennyson

The Poetic Works of Alfred Tennyson

$56.95NZD

1879. (141 years old) Vol II, Vol III, Vol IX, Vol X

The Marine Life of Ningaloo Marine Park & Coral Bay
The Heavenly Footman

The Heavenly Footman

$489.95NZD

1792 (229yo). How to Run So as to Obtain

The Astonishing Elephant

The Astonishing Elephant

ISBN# 0732269539
$24.95NZD

2001. An unabashed celebration of these mysterious creatures, whose closest living relatives are the dugong and the hyrax.

Sixpenny Wonderfuls: 6d gems from the Past

Sixpenny Wonderfuls: 6d gems from the Past

ISBN# 0701139366
$19.95NZD

1985. A history of the Chatto & Windus sixpenny novel published between 1880 and 1914.

RECIPE BOOK and HOUSEHOLD GUIDE

RECIPE BOOK and HOUSEHOLD GUIDE

$37.95NZD

1950. Vintage recipe book

Pacific Islands Pilot Vol II (Central Groups) Fifth Edition 1918

Pacific Islands Pilot Vol II (Central Groups) Fifth Edition 1918

$79.95NZD

1918. (101 years old) 5th Edition. Sailing navigation directions for the Pacific. Interesting maritime collectors book.

REFLECTIONS 1850 - 2002: from Otago Daily Newspapers

REFLECTIONS 1850 - 2002: from Otago Daily Newspapers

$59.95NZD

2002. Copies of various Otago Daily Times newspapers throughout the years.

Modern Medical Counsellor

Modern Medical Counsellor

$59.95NZD

1959. Vintage home reference book for all medical aliments.

OLD MAGAZINE: PINS AND NEEDLES No.119 December 1940's

OLD MAGAZINE: PINS AND NEEDLES No.119 December 1940's

$39.95NZD

1940. Vintage magazine for Knitting, crochet, embroidery and dressmaking.

H.M.A.S. MK. III.

H.M.A.S. MK. III.

$24.95NZD

1944. Interesting wartime compilation from serving members of the Royal Australian Navy.

Fighting for Empire: New Zealand and the Great War of 1914-1918
New Book

Fighting for Empire: New Zealand and the Great War of 1914-1918

ISBN# 9781869538781
$32.95NZD

2014. Author's account of the First World War is a tale of learning about war the hard way, by bitter and costly experience.

Charles Dickens; A Pictorial Biography

Charles Dickens; A Pictorial Biography

$29.95NZD

1961. All the complexity and all the contradictions of Dickens’ character are brought out by this brief but masterly biography.

A Century of Rugby Greats
New Book

A Century of Rugby Greats

ISBN# 0958372985
$19.95NZD

1999. Contains whimsical stories, humour, opinions and facts, glowing praise and harsh criticisms.

BEHIND THE VIEW: Portraits of A Norfolk Village

BEHIND THE VIEW: Portraits of A Norfolk Village

ISBN# 0952754908
$29.95NZD

1996. A record of the village of Bressingham, Norfolk then and now, with an excellent selection of b&w images of village life by professional portrait photographer, Elizabeth Handy.

Trimaran Against the Trades

Trimaran Against the Trades

$44.95NZD

1968. 1st edition. Family's adventures building their boat 8,300 feet above sea level and then sailing it from Kenya to New Zealand.

Tribute to Benjamin Britten on his Fiftieth Birthday
The Land Boomers

The Land Boomers

$49.95NZD

1966. 1st edition. What was the truth of the great land booms that swept Australia in the 1880s and 1890s?

The Things We See Series : No. 4 Pottery & Glass

The Things We See Series : No. 4 Pottery & Glass

$37.95NZD

1947. 1st edition. Illustrates a representative selection of modern British domestic pottery and glass.

The Great Himalayan Passage

The Great Himalayan Passage

ISBN# 0002118416
$38.95NZD

1974. 1st edition. Across the Himalayas, an adventure extraordinary by hovercraft.

STOCK IN TRADE: Hellaby's First Hundred Years 1873-1973

STOCK IN TRADE: Hellaby's First Hundred Years 1873-1973

$29.95NZD

1973. 1st edition. The story of freezing works company R & W Hellaby Ltd.

Sesame and Lilies

Sesame and Lilies

$32.95NZD

1912 (107 years old). Two lectures, “Of Kings’ Treasuries” and “Of Queens' Gardens.

Range War at Keno

Range War at Keno

$17.95NZD

1956. Children's vintage. Star Western novel

Secret Tibet

Secret Tibet

ISBN# 9788173030154
$44.95NZD

1952. 1st edition. A detailed, intelligent and lyrical portrait of pre-Chinese Tibet.