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A History of the Otago Hospital Board

A History of the Otago Hospital Board

$59.95NZD

1984. 1st edition. History of the early health services in Dunedin and Otago and what developed into the Hospital Board.

A History of Ships and Seafaring

A History of Ships and Seafaring

$29.95NZD

1964. The Ancient World; War on the Seas; Sail and Steam and more.

A History of The University of Auckland 1883-1983
A HISTORY OF FIJI: Volume One

A HISTORY OF FIJI: Volume One

$59.95NZD

1956. Revised edition.

A History of EUROPE

A History of EUROPE

ISBN# 1859861784
$24.95NZD

1996. Traces the development of the European identity through its many guises. Every period from the Celts to the Balkans is covered.

A History of Europe

A History of Europe

$54.95NZD

1936. Illustrated with maps (1x fold out) and tables.

A HANDBOOK ON DISEASES OF CHILDREN

A HANDBOOK ON DISEASES OF CHILDREN

$48.95NZD

1953. Vintage technical and reference.

A Handbook of Bulbs and Perennials for the Southern Hemisphere

A Handbook of Bulbs and Perennials for the Southern Hemisphere

$18.95NZD

1953. Complete practical illustrated handbook to gardening with bulbs and perennials in Australia and New Zealand

A GUN IN MY HAND

A GUN IN MY HAND

$21.95NZD

1959. Fascinating, insightful, extremely informative covering wide range & variety of aspects New Zealand life in war & peace.

A Guide To the RIMUTAKA FOREST PARK
New Book

A Guide To the RIMUTAKA FOREST PARK

ISBN# 0477014488
$29.95NZD

1989. Dept of Conservation publication.

A GUIDE TO THE LOUVRE: Painting, Sculpture, Decorative Art
A GUIDE BOOK: To Calcutta Agra Delhi Karachi and Bombay

A GUIDE BOOK: To Calcutta Agra Delhi Karachi and Bombay

$49.95NZD

1943. Vintage booklet provided to American servicemen by the American Red Cross during World War II upon their arrival in India.

A Grand National Commentary

A Grand National Commentary

ISBN# 0851311210
$19.95NZD

1971. Illustrated history of the Aintree course, national heroes, memorable races, lists of winner and horses through to 1970

A GOOD KEEN GIRL

A GOOD KEEN GIRL

ISBN# 589004956
$19.95NZD

1970. 1st Edition. Another classic tale by one of New Zealand's best known authors.

A GIFT OF ISLANDS: Living in Fiji

A GIFT OF ISLANDS: Living in Fiji

$29.95NZD

1965. 1st edition.

A German POW in New Mexico
New Book

A German POW in New Mexico

ISBN# 0826333559
$48.95NZD

2005. English translation of author's diary and letters covering his wartime capture and time in Mexico and England

A Foreign Affair: A Passionate Life In Four Languages

A Foreign Affair: A Passionate Life In Four Languages

ISBN# 1863253750
$18.95NZD

2004. Biography of Valerie Barnes. Valerie's gift for storytelling makes this a lively, funny, utterly delightful memoir.

A FISHERMAN'S YEAR: Fishing Adventures In New Zealand and England

A FISHERMAN'S YEAR: Fishing Adventures In New Zealand and England

$37.95NZD

1974. 1st edition. John Parsons looks back on a lifetime of fishing from his boyhood in Kent, England, to his service days in India and, for the past twenty-two years, as a resident of New Zealand.

A FIGHTING QUALITY: New Zealanders At War

A FIGHTING QUALITY: New Zealanders At War

ISBN# 0589012630
$39.95NZD

1979. 1st edition. Describes the wartime exploits of New Zealand's greatest fighting men.

A Fighting Chance How We Rowed The Atlantic In 92 Days

A Fighting Chance How We Rowed The Atlantic In 92 Days

$42.95NZD

1966. Adventures of rowing alone across the Atlantic in a tiny boat only twenty feet long and five feet wide.

A Family of Hunters : Tucker Time
New Book

A Family of Hunters : Tucker Time

ISBN# 9781877566219
$34.95NZD

2012. A story about more than one generation of the Tucker family with the common bond of hunting and the outdoors.

A DICTIONARY OF SCIENCE

A DICTIONARY OF SCIENCE

$19.95NZD

1964. Vintage technical and reference.

A Display of Lights (9)
New Book

A Display of Lights (9)

ISBN# 9780230714465
$38.95NZD

2008. A collection of some of the greatest crosswords of all time.

A Day at a Time : A Journal for Parents of Children with Autism
New Book

A Day at a Time : A Journal for Parents of Children with Autism

ISBN# 9781402772993
$43.95NZD

2010. This book provides a simple, effective way to document all the crucial details in the journey of parenting an autistic child.

A Concise History of Modern Sculpture

A Concise History of Modern Sculpture

$29.95NZD

1964. 1st edition. Herbert Read traces the development of modern sculpture from Rodin to the present day.

A CONCISE HISTORY OF INTERIOR DECORATION
A Clean Pair of Heels: The Murray Halberg Story

A Clean Pair of Heels: The Murray Halberg Story

$39.95NZD

1963. The Murray Halberg Story and the man behind the annual NZ Murray Halberg sport awards.

A Commentary on the Poems of Thomas Hardy

A Commentary on the Poems of Thomas Hardy

ISBN# 333179188
$58.95NZD

1976. An essential aid to the study of Hardy's poetry

A Canvas to Cover

A Canvas to Cover

$48.95NZD

1947. Rare & collectable. Full of the philosophy and wisdom of Britain's heritage, written by a painter who has a sympathetic understanding of his subject.

A Book of Traveller' Tales

A Book of Traveller' Tales

ISBN# 0330293907
$18.95NZD

1986. A wealth of travel literature, including samples from more than 300 travel writers from 430 BC to the 1980s.

A Book of New Zealand

A Book of New Zealand

$44.95NZD

1964. Vintage New Zealand reference with fifty-four photographs.

A Bit Mental : One man's mission to Lilo the Waikato and Live More Awesome
New Book

A Bit Mental : One man's mission to Lilo the Waikato and Live More Awesome

ISBN# 9781743313831
$31.95NZD

2013. In an effort to conquer his depression, Jimi Hunt decided to travel the length of New Zealand's longest river...on a lilo.

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.

500 Popular Garden Plants for New Zealand Gardeners

500 Popular Garden Plants for New Zealand Gardeners

ISBN# 0670875376
$NZD

1997. Detailed descriptions and colour photos of 500 plants, including cultivation advice and creating a successful garden.

65 YEARS OF GUIDING IN NEW ZEALAND 1908-1973

65 YEARS OF GUIDING IN NEW ZEALAND 1908-1973

$39.95NZD

1976. 1st edition. The Official History of the Girl Guides Association of New Zealand Inc.

A Century of Auckland Commerce 1856-1956

A Century of Auckland Commerce 1856-1956

$39.95NZD

1956. A history of the Auckland Chamber of Commerce.

46 NOT OUT: Robertson-Glasgow autobiography

46 NOT OUT: Robertson-Glasgow autobiography

$39.95NZD

1946. 1st edition. Light-hearted cricket autobiography of Fleet Street writer and cricketer.

HMAS Perth and HMAS Hobart Commendation Booklets

HMAS Perth and HMAS Hobart Commendation Booklets

$29.95NZD

1969. 2x Commendation Booklets on two Australian Navy Warships.

Boat World Guides: No 3 Sportboats + No 5 Inflatables

Boat World Guides: No 3 Sportboats + No 5 Inflatables

$28.95NZD

1974. 2x Vintage boat guides.

20th-Century World Architecture
New Book

20th-Century World Architecture

ISBN# 9780714857060
$99.95NZD

1999. For the first time in one volume, an overview of the finest built architecture from around the world completed between 1900 and 1999.

1968: The Year That Rocked The World
New Book

1968: The Year That Rocked The World

ISBN# 0224062514
$29.95NZD

2004. A cultural and political history of that world-changing year of social upheaval, when television's impact on global events first became apparent.

18th Century German Porcelain

18th Century German Porcelain

$46.95NZD

1958. 1st edition. Comprehensive review of all the German porcelain factories, recounting the history of each factory.

1434: Year A Magnificent Chinese Fleet Sailed To Italy & Ignited The Renaissance

1434: Year A Magnificent Chinese Fleet Sailed To Italy & Ignited The Renaissance

ISBN# 9780007275861
$19.95NZD

2008. Gavin Menzies makes the startling argument that a sophisticated Chinese delegation visited Italy in 1434, sparked the Renaissance, and forever changed the course of Western civilization.

A Great Run : One Hundred Years with the Pakuranga Hounds 1872-1972

A Great Run : One Hundred Years with the Pakuranga Hounds 1872-1972

$46.95NZD

1972. A history in two parts. Nice collectors book.

Wild New Zealand from the Road
New Book

Wild New Zealand from the Road

ISBN# 9781869793494
$44.95NZD

2010. A handbook outlining the most significant features of our wilderness and introducing the key species and where they can easily be observed and experienced.

Shoestring Shipping Line

Shoestring Shipping Line

$47.95NZD

1967. History of the independent and locally owned Tasman Shipping Line

The Home Book of Modern Medicine: A Family Guide In Health and Disease

The Home Book of Modern Medicine: A Family Guide In Health and Disease

$89.95NZD

1907 (113yo) 1st edition. Vintage reference book in cloth board covers with gilt titles.

Fighter Pilot

Fighter Pilot

ISBN# 0563179716
$27.95NZD

1981. Based on the major BBC TV series, produced in co-operation with the RAF, following a group of hopeful pilot candidates.

THE KENTS: A Royal Family

THE KENTS: A Royal Family

ISBN# 0091600103
$21.95NZD

1985. 1st edition. Biography on the Royal Family.

FROM SWAMP TO CENTENARY: a history of Hastings, New Zealand

FROM SWAMP TO CENTENARY: a history of Hastings, New Zealand

$59.95NZD

1961. 1st edition. Vintage local history.

Fifty Stories of the Great War

Fifty Stories of the Great War

$48.95NZD

1936. Collectable.

The Shell Guide to New Zealand

The Shell Guide to New Zealand

ISBN# 0723302286
$29.95NZD

1973. Vintage travel guide to New Zealand with maps and b&w photographs.

WOMEN OF SPIRIT: True-Life Stories of Inspiring Country Women
New Book

WOMEN OF SPIRIT: True-Life Stories of Inspiring Country Women

ISBN# 9781743317860
$38.95NZD

2014. Biography of Anne Crawford who was a feature writer for The Age and The Sunday Age for more than 10 years and is co-author.

MILK IN COOKERY: Vintage Cook Book

MILK IN COOKERY: Vintage Cook Book

$37.95NZD

1937. 1st edition. Milk recipes and includes many interesting old retro adverts.

COMPUTER DATA-BASE ORGANIZATION

COMPUTER DATA-BASE ORGANIZATION

ISBN# 0131654233
$49.95NZD

1975. Vintage technical and reference

The Garden of Tane

The Garden of Tane

$49.95NZD

1944. 1st edition. The naturalists of Cook's voyages.

Just a MIN.....Cartoons from the New Zealand Herald by Minhinnick

Just a MIN.....Cartoons from the New Zealand Herald by Minhinnick

$49.95NZD

1980. Cartoon book of cartoons published during 1980 in the New Zealand by the legendary Gordon Minhinnick.

THE SECOND WORLD WAR: 6 Volume Set

THE SECOND WORLD WAR: 6 Volume Set

$199.95NZD

1953. 6 Volume Set including 2 newspaper cuttings.

THE EYE OF THE WIND: An Autobiography

THE EYE OF THE WIND: An Autobiography

$44.95NZD

1961. Peter Scott (1909 - 1989) was a British ornithologist, conservationist, painter, naval officer, broadcaster and sportsman. The only child of Robert Falcon Scott.

From Rudders To Udders and Back Again: Jane Taylor Remembers

From Rudders To Udders and Back Again: Jane Taylor Remembers

ISBN# 0908815719
$38.95NZD

1996. 1st edition. Jane Taylor, mother of five, tells of her long association with the sea - and much, much more.

Lands of Aladdin

Lands of Aladdin

$59.95NZD

1955. 1st edition. SIGNED

OUTLINES OF EUROPEAN HISTORY Part II

OUTLINES OF EUROPEAN HISTORY Part II

$42.95NZD

1924. 1st edition. Vintage book on European history from the end of the middle ages to the present time.

JERUSALEM : The Holy City

JERUSALEM : The Holy City

$44.95NZD

1949. 1st edition. A Camera Study of Jerusalem and its Borderlands. Collectable.

100 YEARS OF NEWS 1863-1963: Centennial Record of New Zealand Herald

100 YEARS OF NEWS 1863-1963: Centennial Record of New Zealand Herald

$74.95NZD

1963. Commemorating 100 years The New Zealand Herald Newspaper.

OHINEMURI: Regional History Journal. No 56

OHINEMURI: Regional History Journal. No 56

$39.95NZD

2012. Nice book on NZ local history.

An Introduction To Child Language Development

An Introduction To Child Language Development

ISBN# 0582087295
$49.95NZD

1999. 1st edition. Introduces the field of child language development studies, and presents hypotheses in an accessible, largely non-technical language.

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.

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.

THE FAR SIDE: Gallery 4

THE FAR SIDE: Gallery 4

ISBN# 0751508136
$34.95NZD

1993. The fourth anthology of Gary Larson's The Far Side comic strips.

OLD NEWSPAPER: The NZ Herald 1959 - The Harbour Bridged

OLD NEWSPAPER: The NZ Herald 1959 - The Harbour Bridged

$89.95NZD

1959. New Zealand Herald supplement celebrating the opening of the opening of the new Auckland Harbour Bridge in 1959.

OLD NEWSPAPER: The Christchurch Star - British Commonwealth Games Souvenir 1974

OLD NEWSPAPER: The Christchurch Star - British Commonwealth Games Souvenir 1974

$99.95NZD

1974. The Christchurch Star, Special edition

SO FEW: The Immortal Record of the Royal Air Force

SO FEW: The Immortal Record of the Royal Air Force

$59.95NZD

1941. Accounts of heroic deed of the RAF

STUKA PILOT

STUKA PILOT

$69.95NZD

1952. Autobiography of WW2 Nazi pilot Hans Rudel the most highly decorated German serviceman of WW2.

THE POETICAL WORKS OF ALFRED TENNYSON : 3x Volumes

THE POETICAL WORKS OF ALFRED TENNYSON : 3x Volumes

$39.95NZD

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

THE POETICAL WORKS OF ALFRED TENNYSON : 4x Volumes

THE POETICAL WORKS OF ALFRED TENNYSON : 4x Volumes

$49.95NZD

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

PEDALLERS' PARADISE: A cycle touring guide to New Zealand's South Island
New Book

PEDALLERS' PARADISE: A cycle touring guide to New Zealand's South Island

ISBN# 9780473262143
$29.95NZD

2013. Hand made in New Zealand by cyclists for cyclists.

PEDALLERS' PARADISE: A cycle touring guide to New Zealand's North Island
New Book

PEDALLERS' PARADISE: A cycle touring guide to New Zealand's North Island

ISBN# 9780473262129
$29.95NZD

2018. Hand made in New Zealand by cyclists for cyclists.

MAU MOKO: The World of Maori Tattoo

MAU MOKO: The World of Maori Tattoo

ISBN# 9780143566854
$224.95NZD

2007. A magnificently illustrated book is the closest there has ever been to a complete book on moko. RARE

Souvenir of the PANAMA CANAL

Souvenir of the PANAMA CANAL

$149.95NZD

1920-1930. Pictorial history of Panama Canal, illustrated with monochrome plates, complete with original envelope.

NATURE STUDY: Plants and Animals of New Zealand

NATURE STUDY: Plants and Animals of New Zealand

$49.95NZD

1958. Vintage New Zealand natural history.

The Diocese of Waiapu Cookery Book

The Diocese of Waiapu Cookery Book

$38.95NZD

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

Islands of the Gulf

Islands of the Gulf

$39.95NZD

1966. The best-selling and much loved Islands of the Gulf is a precious record of a bygone era, and an enchanting must-have for New Zealand households, baches and boats.

The Golden Road to Cape Reinga

The Golden Road to Cape Reinga

$49.95NZD

1966. A personal and illustrated account of a leisurely pilgrimage through New Zealand's Northland region.

Westland National Park Handbook

Westland National Park Handbook

$49.95NZD

1966. Vintage handbook with fold out map.

Four Seasons of COUNTRY DIARY

Four Seasons of COUNTRY DIARY

ISBN# 0589014013
$39.95NZD

1982. 1st edition. Author has brought together some of his favourite New Zealand Country Diaries. The collection is illustrated by Sir Gordon Minhinnick. A very tidy humorous book.

GREEN SHADE

GREEN SHADE

$39.95NZD

1967. 1st edition ... book of trees and tree-lore', articles originally published in the Weekly News under the name Grammaticus Edward Musgrave.

CENTURY OF CHALLENGE: History of Mackenzie County Council 1883-1983

CENTURY OF CHALLENGE: History of Mackenzie County Council 1883-1983

$79.95NZD

1983. 1st edition. A history of the Mackenzie County Council 1883-1983.

A HISTORY OF TIMARU HOSPITAL

A HISTORY OF TIMARU HOSPITAL

$47.95NZD

1974. 1st Edition. Illustrated and fascinating story of Timaru Hospital, from its inception in 1864 through to the modern hospital of today

A H REED: An Autobiography

A H REED: An Autobiography

$69.95NZD

1967. 1st edition. SIGNED. The autobiography of Alfred Hamish Reed, MBE (1875-1975) who was a New Zealand publisher, author and entrepreneur.

SHIPS and SAILORMEN

SHIPS and SAILORMEN

$39.95NZD

1964. A collection of pen portraits of some Australasian shipmasters who have traveled between Australia and New Zealand

LOG OF THE HUIA

LOG OF THE HUIA

$44.95NZD

1947. The Huia was a topsail schooner launched at Aratapu, Northland in 1894.

BARBED WIRE BOKS: The 1981 Springbok Tour of New Zealand

BARBED WIRE BOKS: The 1981 Springbok Tour of New Zealand

ISBN# 0908630050
$39.95NZD

1981. 1st edition. From the first protester at Gisborne to Allan Hewsons last try at Eden Park.

MORE NEW ZEALAND DISASTERS

MORE NEW ZEALAND DISASTERS

ISBN# 0589011839
$49.95NZD

1978. 1st edition. Covers 31 New Zealand disasters.

FARTHEST SOUTH

FARTHEST SOUTH

$39.95NZD

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

A Century's Challenge : History of Wright, Stephenson & Co. Ltd 1861-1961

A Century's Challenge : History of Wright, Stephenson & Co. Ltd 1861-1961

$49.95NZD

1961. History of this NZ firm, early settlement and establishment of agriculture, links with the UK and Australia.

SHIPS OF THE UNION COMPANY

SHIPS OF THE UNION COMPANY

ISBN# 0477000169
$39.95NZD

1989. 1st edition. For about 115 years the Union Steam Ship Company has dominated the New Zealand shipping scene.

WESTPORT : Struggle for Survival - an illustrated history

WESTPORT : Struggle for Survival - an illustrated history

$49.95NZD

1973. 1st Edition. Comprehensive and illustrated history of Westport; the oldest town in the Westland region

HISTORIC TRAILS OF THE FAR NORTH

HISTORIC TRAILS OF THE FAR NORTH

ISBN# 0589013343
$49.95NZD

1977. 1st Edition. A guide to many hidden trails to many fascinating places of the Far North of New Zealand.

WINGS ACROSS THE TASMAN 1928-1953

WINGS ACROSS THE TASMAN 1928-1953

$39.95NZD

1953. 1st edition. A history of trans-Tasman flights including Moncrieff and Hood, Sir Charles Kingsford Smith and Charles Ulm, Guy Menzies, Sir Francis Chichester, Pat O'Hara, Jean Batten.

Early Manukau: Secrets Of Yesterday
New Book

Early Manukau: Secrets Of Yesterday

ISBN# 0473010720
$39.95NZD

1990. Signed by Author. The history of the authors family on the northern shores of the Manukau Harbour. NZ history collectors book.

History of the River Thames NZ

History of the River Thames NZ

$69.95NZD

1967. Includes sections on mines and hotels with illustrated folder maps.

Historic Gold Trails of the Coromandel

Historic Gold Trails of the Coromandel

ISBN# 0589010352
$49.95NZD

1977. An illustrated history of the historic gold trails of the Coromandel region

THE END OF THE PENNY SECTION
New Book

THE END OF THE PENNY SECTION

ISBN# 0589007203
$59.95NZD

1975 1st edition, Hardcover. The absorbing story of passenger transport in the urban streets of New Zealand.

Sam Chapman's COROMANDEL IN THE 'GOLDEN' DAYS
New Book

Sam Chapman's COROMANDEL IN THE 'GOLDEN' DAYS

$49.95NZD

Circa 1960. Memories of the gold rushes and events on the Coromandel Peninsula; illustrated and with a fold-out map

The Water Joey: Old Wheat Mills of Canterbury

The Water Joey: Old Wheat Mills of Canterbury

ISBN# 058900980
$49.95NZD

1976. A nostalgic fully illustrated guide to the old wheat mills of Canterbury and the men and women who served them.

The House of Reed : 50 Years of Publishing in New Zealand

The House of Reed : 50 Years of Publishing in New Zealand

$39.95NZD

1957. 1st edition. The history of New Zealand/Australian publishers and booksellers, A. H. & A. W. Reed, on their 60th anniversary. 

NEW ZEALAND DISASTERS
New Book

NEW ZEALAND DISASTERS

$59.95NZD

1957. Covering 32 of the worst accidents and incidents in New Zealand history.

Thames Borough Centenary 1873-1973

Thames Borough Centenary 1873-1973

$59.95NZD

1973. 1st edition. Thames-Coromandel District history and memoirs.

The Story Of Sandspit
New Book

The Story Of Sandspit

$59.95NZD

1998. Gateway to Kawau. Scare and hard to find.

THE CATLINS and The Southern Scenic Route
New Book

THE CATLINS and The Southern Scenic Route

ISBN# 1877133426
$39.95NZD

1998. A concise guide to the flora, fauna, geology and natural attractions of the area.

SHIPS OF THE NEW ZEALAND SHIPPING COMPANY
New Book

SHIPS OF THE NEW ZEALAND SHIPPING COMPANY

ISBN# 0477000150
$34.95NZD

1989. 1st edition. Photographs from the Wellington Harbour Board Maritime Museum Collection

TRADE ME: The Inside Story
New Book

TRADE ME: The Inside Story

ISBN# 0986457116
$69.95NZD

2010. Part of our local vernacular and the number one force on the New Zealand internet scene, with 2.5 million Kiwis as members

HIDDEN GEMS OF NORTHLAND
New Book

HIDDEN GEMS OF NORTHLAND

ISBN# 0790011093
$29.95NZD

2006. A treasure chest of curiosities and activities to be discovered just north of Auckland.

PENINSULA AND PLAIN: History and Geography of Banks Peninsular and Canterbury Plains

PENINSULA AND PLAIN: History and Geography of Banks Peninsular and Canterbury Plains

ISBN# 0723300100
$49.95NZD

1955. The History and Geography of Banks Peninsula and the Canterbury Plains.

Warkworth New Zealand: Book 2
New Book

Warkworth New Zealand: Book 2

ISBN# 047303689
$39.95NZD

1996. Book 2. Signed by Author

Discovering Gems on the Hibiscus Coast

Discovering Gems on the Hibiscus Coast

$29.95NZD

1991. Local NZ history.

CHANGING TIMES: The Story of A New Zealand Country Newspaper
New Book

CHANGING TIMES: The Story of A New Zealand Country Newspaper

ISBN# 9780476000834
$49.95NZD

2009. History of the Rodney Times newspaper.

Maori Myths & Legendary Tales
New Book

Maori Myths & Legendary Tales

ISBN# 9781877246104
$29.95NZD

1999. Myths and Legends told about the Maori people and culture.

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.

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.

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.

Diseases Of Poultry

Diseases Of Poultry

$38.95NZD

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

FIJI in colour

FIJI in colour

$39.95NZD

1968. Pictorial history of Fiji.

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 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.