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Art Deco

Art Deco

ISBN# 0289277892
$32.95NZD

1968. This is the first book in English to explore the origins and scope of the extraordinary style which became dominant in Europe and America in the 1920s and 30s

NZ Frenzy New Zealand South Island: 3rd Edition

NZ Frenzy New Zealand South Island: 3rd Edition

ISBN# 9780979923265
$22.95NZD

2016. 3rd Edition. New Zealand's Most Comprehensive Outdoor Guidebooks.

Wellington Wellington... A History

Wellington Wellington... A History

ISBN# 0908606060
$24.95NZD

1981. 1st Edition. Signed by Author. A account of the Wellington city from it's founding in 1840 through to the building of the Town Hall in 1981.

Old New Zealand Houses 1800-1940

Old New Zealand Houses 1800-1940

ISBN# 079000027X
$37.95NZD

1986. A history and a celebration of New Zealand's magnificent old houses, a clear and approachable account of how these houses were made and inhabited.

How to Make a Spaceship: A Band of Renegades, an Epic Race and the Birth of Private Space Flight
New Book

How to Make a Spaceship: A Band of Renegades, an Epic Race and the Birth of Private Space Flight

ISBN# 9780593078297
$27.95NZD

2016. Reads like a thriller - and reveals many secrets...one of the great entrepreneurial stories of our time.

Words On Wings: An Anthology of New Zealanders in Flight

Words On Wings: An Anthology of New Zealanders in Flight

ISBN# 186950464X
$19.95NZD

2004. A fascinating collection of aviation stories brings together a selection of the best writing by and about Kiwis with wings. 

Losing My Voice! Living with Motor Neurone Disease

Losing My Voice! Living with Motor Neurone Disease

ISBN# 9780473124885
$23.95NZD

2007. An inspiring and emotionally encouraging moving story of courage and determination.

In Search of Ancient New Zealand
New Book

In Search of Ancient New Zealand

ISBN# 9780143020882
$59.95NZD

2007. 1st Edition. Co-written by geologist Dr Hamish Campbell and award-winning author Gerard Hutching reveals startling new information about this country's natural history.

I Know Absolutely Nothing About Golf
New Book

I Know Absolutely Nothing About Golf

ISBN# 1558533427
$24.95NZD

1996. How to play, where to play, and what to play with; explains how to arrange and benefit from lessons.

Lower Your Golf Handicap

Lower Your Golf Handicap

ISBN# 9780600618836
$11.95NZD

2010. Develop your skills on the tee, fairway and green, eliminate common errors and become a better all-round golfer.

Exposed: The Dark Side of the America's Cup
New Book

Exposed: The Dark Side of the America's Cup

ISBN# 9781472946621
$26.95NZD

2017. The America's Cup has always been a hotbed of intrigue, spying, cheating, double-dealing and hard-fought court cases - before the boats even get on the water.

New Zealand Pub Crawl

New Zealand Pub Crawl

ISBN# 0908676204
$38.95NZD

1984. 1st Edition. The stories, legends, history, characters and characteristics of a lot of New Zealand pubs.

The Airbnb Story

The Airbnb Story

ISBN# 9780753545591
$25.95NZD

2018. This is the first, definitive book to tell the remarkable story behind Airbnb in all its forms.

From Jaffas To Jandals: The Best of Kiwiana
New Book

From Jaffas To Jandals: The Best of Kiwiana

ISBN# 186941621X
$23.95NZD

2003. An illustrated collection of Kiwiana.

A New Zealand Christmas
New Book

A New Zealand Christmas

ISBN# 9781869621599
$49.95NZD

2008. Three Centuries of Kiwi Christmas Celebrations from the Alexander Turnbull Library.

Super Sid: The story of a great All Black

Super Sid: The story of a great All Black

ISBN# 0959755314
$27.95NZD

1978. 1st Edition. Biography of Sid Going, one of the great All Blacks of all time.

Successful Rugby

Successful Rugby

ISBN# 720702291
$33.95 $16.95NZD

1968. 1st Edition. Vintage handbook for rugby players.

The Horsemasters Notebook

The Horsemasters Notebook

$27.95NZD

1972. Vintage handbook for horse enthusiasts.

The Strongest Tribe: War, Politics, and the Endgame in Iraq

The Strongest Tribe: War, Politics, and the Endgame in Iraq

ISBN# 9781400067015
$24.95NZD

2008. a gripping history based on five years of front-line reporting about how the war was turned around–and the choice facing America.

The Illustrated Book of Classic and Dream Cars
New Book

The Illustrated Book of Classic and Dream Cars

ISBN# 1843092654
$34.95NZD

2002. An encyclopedia of the world's most fabulous motors and their makers.

The Way It Was: Diary of a pioneer Las Vegas Woman

The Way It Was: Diary of a pioneer Las Vegas Woman

$39.95NZD

Published 1979. Rare and collectable.

Royal Akarana Coastal Yacht Club Coastal Cruising Handbook

Royal Akarana Coastal Yacht Club Coastal Cruising Handbook

$44.95NZD

1998. 9th Millennium Edition. A guide to the north-east coast of New Zealand and anchorages from the Three Kings Islands to Cape Kidnappers.

Deeds Not Words: The story of the New Zealand Coastguard

Deeds Not Words: The story of the New Zealand Coastguard

ISBN# 0473034115
$26.95NZD

1995. Celebrates the development of the volunteer Coastguard movement in New Zealand.

The Iceman: Confessions Of A Mafia Contract Killer

The Iceman: Confessions Of A Mafia Contract Killer

ISBN# 0732284961
$19.95NZD

2007. Responsible for well over 200 murders, Richard Kuklinski, aka the Ice Man, will go down as one of the most vicious mafia killers in history.

A Guide To the Rimutaka Forest Park

A Guide To the Rimutaka Forest Park

ISBN# 0477014488
$14.95NZD

1989. Dept of Conservation publication.

After the Victorians
New Book

After the Victorians

ISBN# 0091794846
$27.95NZD

2005. Creates a panoramic view of the era, and skillfully identifies the sources and causes of Britain’s decline.

A Pictorial History Of The World War II Years

A Pictorial History Of The World War II Years

ISBN# 0517122081
$19.95NZD

1995. As new. Never before has there been a more vivid and dramatic pictorial account of the largest, most destructive war ever fought.

Of Toffs and Toilers: From Cornwall to New Zealand fragments of the past

Of Toffs and Toilers: From Cornwall to New Zealand fragments of the past

ISBN# 0908636709
$24.95NZD

1983. As new. 1st Edition. Signed by Author. Stories of Cornish folk who took on the long and burdensome journey to New Zealand bringing with them their Cornish traditions and skills.

Quotations from Chairman Mao Tse-tung

Quotations from Chairman Mao Tse-tung

$23.95NZD

1967. 1st Edition. The creative study and application of Chairman Mao's works.

The Story of Bell Gully Buddle Weir 1840 - 1990
New Book

The Story of Bell Gully Buddle Weir 1840 - 1990

ISBN# 1869340264
$37.95NZD

1990. A lively and fascinating account of the evolution of a great NZ law firm, with many glimpses into the lives of those who shaped its course.

SAS Rogue Heroes

SAS Rogue Heroes

ISBN# 9780241186862
$14.95NZD

2016. From the secret SAS archives the first ever authorized history of the SAS.

Aerial Circles: 50 years of NZ aviation 1935-1985

Aerial Circles: 50 years of NZ aviation 1935-1985

$19.95NZD

1985. Signed by Author.

Call the Midwife: A true Story of the East End in the 1950s
New Book

Call the Midwife: A true Story of the East End in the 1950s

ISBN# 9780753827871
$24.95NZD

2012. Funny, disturbing and incredibly moving, Jennifer's stories bring to life the colourful world of the East End in the 1950s.

The Story Of The British Nation, Standard 3

The Story Of The British Nation, Standard 3

$37.95NZD

1921. A course of British history, designed to meet the requirements of the NZ primary school syllabus for Standard 3.

Pedallers' Paradise South Island: A cycle touring guide to New Zealand's North Island
New Book

Pedallers' Paradise South Island: A cycle touring guide to New Zealand's North Island

ISBN# 9780473126056
$19.95NZD

2007. 3rd Edition. Hand made in New Zealand by cyclists for cyclists.

Sugar Workers, Sugar Town: An Oral History of Chelsea Sugar Refinery, 1884-1984

Sugar Workers, Sugar Town: An Oral History of Chelsea Sugar Refinery, 1884-1984

ISBN# 0-473-00270-1
$38.95NZD

1984. Nice history collectors book.

Flying Section 17

Flying Section 17

$47.95 $28.95NZD

1935. Excellent memoir of 1st WW air warfare. Rare and collectable.

Radio Telegraphy and Telephony

Radio Telegraphy and Telephony

$43.95NZD

1928. Robison's Manual for the use of Naval Radiomen. Rare and collectable.

The Lyttleton Time Ball Station

The Lyttleton Time Ball Station

$23.95NZD

1979. An account of its history, operation and restoration. Nice history collectors book.

Two Sides to the Argument

Two Sides to the Argument

ISBN# 9780091545000
$23.95NZD

1983. 1st Edition. Reflecting on every aspect of the 1983 All Black vs Lions tour. Nice sports collectors book.

Evolution and Christian Thought Today

Evolution and Christian Thought Today

$23.95NZD

1961. A collection of articles by leading evangelical Christian scientists & theologians.

 Classics Illustrated Dictionary

Classics Illustrated Dictionary

ISBN# 0718209435
$23.95NZD

1974. First published in The Netherlands 1961. A most useful reference work for Roman & Greek Classics.

Orienteering

Orienteering

ISBN# 571089879
$23.95NZD

1967. 1st Edition. Examines the history of the sport of orienteering and provides practical data on equipment, fitness training, and the rules of competition.

The Southern Sky: Astronomy Through Your Own Eyes

The Southern Sky: Astronomy Through Your Own Eyes

$43.95NZD

1965. 1st Edition. Includes B&W astronomical map plates. Rare and collectable.

The Young Chemist: A Practical Book

The Young Chemist: A Practical Book

$49.95NZD

1961. A large number of chemical experiments for young chemists. Rare and collectable.

Trebizond and Beyond

Trebizond and Beyond

$38.95NZD

1969. 1st Edition. Author recalls his travels along the Black Sea coast of Turkey from Istanbul to Kars in his yacht.

The Staging Handbook

The Staging Handbook

ISBN# 0713623241
$19.95NZD

1978. This vintage handbook is concerned with all the detail of staging a production.

The Dukeries and Sherwood Forest

The Dukeries and Sherwood Forest

$18.95NZD

1984. Vintage guide book to the area.

Creative Ideas for New Zealand Gardens
New Book

Creative Ideas for New Zealand Gardens

ISBN# 1869535103
$38.95NZD

2004. A design source book full of ideas for New Zealand gardeners and a look at over 50 New Zealand gardens.

The Holy Land: Yesterday and Today
New Book

The Holy Land: Yesterday and Today

ISBN# 9788854002135
$79.95 $44.95NZD

1998. David Roberts toured the Sinai Peninsula, Petra, Jerusalem, Palestine, the coasts of Lebanon, and Baalbec, returning to England to produce a series of moving and delightful lithographs.

Germanys Army and Navy
New Book

Germanys Army and Navy

ISBN# 1851703284
$49.95 $29.95NZD

1989. A detailed and valuable reference for students of the German Army before the First World War.

Baskets and Basketry: The Complete Book

Baskets and Basketry: The Complete Book

ISBN# 0589011154
$17.95NZD

1978. Covers raw materials and the five main techniques of basketry, as well as unique baskets.

Miller's Collecting Pottery & Porcelain: The Facts at Your Fingertips

Miller's Collecting Pottery & Porcelain: The Facts at Your Fingertips

ISBN# 1857328981
$19.95NZD

2006. Special features include historical background on the craft and buying tips with advice on pitfalls to avoid.

Handwriting Analysis: Pocket Guide

Handwriting Analysis: Pocket Guide

$16.95NZD

Circa 1970. The clues to a persons character are hidden in their handwriting. Vintage technical book.

New Plymouth Public Library: A History 1848-1960
New Book

New Plymouth Public Library: A History 1848-1960

$22.95NZD

1960. Still new. Local New Plymouth history. Rare and collectable.

The First Salute

The First Salute

ISBN# 0394553330
$18.95NZD

1988. A fresh view of the American Revolution, chronicling key events from 1776 to 1781.

Ian Botham: The Great All-Rounder

Ian Botham: The Great All-Rounder

ISBN# 0304306061
$18.95NZD

1980. 1st Edition. Biography of England great Ian Botham.

Realms of Gold

Realms of Gold

$26.95NZD

1939. 1st Edition. An Illustrated Survey of English Literature.

The Poetical Works of Wordsworth

The Poetical Works of Wordsworth

$37.95NZD

1904. Classic poetry.

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.

Centennial of Albertland 1862 -1962

Centennial of Albertland 1862 -1962

$42.95NZD

1962. Local Northland history. Rare and collectable.

Family Fare

Family Fare

$23.95NZD

1964. Vintage cook book by Epsom Girls' Grammer School.

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking Glass
The NZ Cartoon Annual

The NZ Cartoon Annual

ISBN# 01120387
$14.95NZD

Published 1982.

The 1982 NZ Cartoon Annual

The 1982 NZ Cartoon Annual

ISBN# 090863420X
$18.95NZD

Published 1983

Hail Otago

Hail Otago

$27.95NZD

1948. A History in lighter vein of the Otago Province. Rare and collectable.

Old New Zealand

Old New Zealand

$43.95NZD

1930. 1st Edition. The life of Frederick Maning who lived in the far north at the time of the battles against Hone Heke and the Ngapuhi.

Chambers Technical Dictionary

Chambers Technical Dictionary

$36.95NZD

1940. Vintage technical and reference.

Mathematics For The Million

Mathematics For The Million

$36.95NZD

1949. A popular self educator. Vintage textbook.

Arithmetic for Schools and Colleges

Arithmetic for Schools and Colleges

$69.95NZD

1906 (113 years old) Vintage school textbook. Rare and collectable.

The Children's Encyclopedia or the Reason Why

The Children's Encyclopedia or the Reason Why

$37.95NZD

1911. (108 years old) Small pocket book - the 1911 version of Google. Rare and collectable.

Batsford Chess Openings

Batsford Chess Openings

ISBN# 0713421142
$16.95NZD

1982. A guide to contemporary openings giving the strategic ideas and historical background.

How to Make Clipper Ship Models

How to Make Clipper Ship Models

$47.95NZD

1938. A practical manual dealing with every aspect of Clipper ship modelling. Nice model makers or enthusiasts book.

Kiwis on the Messdeck

Kiwis on the Messdeck

$29.95NZD

1984. Signed by Author. The story on New Zealand Sailors who served on H.M.S. Aurora Royal Navy from 1941 to 1945.

The New Zealand Duckshooter's Companion (2x book set)
New Book

The New Zealand Duckshooter's Companion (2x book set)

$39.95NZD

1982. 2x book set issued in a slip cover.

Enduring Legacy: Charles Brasch, Patron, Poet & Collector
New Book

Enduring Legacy: Charles Brasch, Patron, Poet & Collector

ISBN# 1877276650
$29.95NZD

2003. Charles Brasch - celebrates his life and legacy in a series of essays by writers and critics, including people who knew him.

My Turn to Make the Tea

My Turn to Make the Tea

$23.95NZD

1951. 1st Edition. The third of Monica Dickens' autobiographica l books describes her time as cub reporter on the Downingham Post.

Yachting and Boating Book of Navigation

Yachting and Boating Book of Navigation

ISBN# 0722143427
$23.95NZD

1970. Vintage technical reference book for boating enthusiasts.

My Samoan Chief

My Samoan Chief

ISBN# 087022932X
$36.95NZD

1969. 1st Edition. An engaging autobiographical account of a young American woman's life in her Samoan husband's native home.

Leopard In My Lap

Leopard In My Lap

$26.95NZD

1956. The thrilling record of seven safaris - seven unique journeys in different parts of the world.

From Royal Mail to e-mail: A History of St. Aidan's Church, Remuera 1905 - 2005
New Book

From Royal Mail to e-mail: A History of St. Aidan's Church, Remuera 1905 - 2005

ISBN# 0476015480
$39.95NZD

2005. St Aidans Church 2005 Remuera.

John Arlott's book of cricketers
New Book

John Arlott's book of cricketers

$27.95NZD

1979. 1st Edition, Still new. Details 25 favorite cricketers. Nice sports history collectors book.

The Story of Wakatipu
New Book

The Story of Wakatipu

$36.95NZD

1968. 1st Edition. Still New. The early days and growth of Lake Wakatipu and Queenstown up to the beginning of the boom era of the 1970s. Nice history collectors book.

Inventions from the Shed

Inventions from the Shed

ISBN# 1869503236
$14.95NZD

1999. Describes more than 100 original inventions from shed throughout New Zealand.

The Starbucks Experience: 5 Principles for Turning Ordinary Into Extraordinary
New Book

The Starbucks Experience: 5 Principles for Turning Ordinary Into Extraordinary

ISBN# 9780071477840
$17.95NZD

2006. Contains a robust blend of home-brewed ingenuity and people-driven philosophies that have made Starbucks one of the world's most admired companies.

The Birth of a City: Wellington 1840 - 1843

The Birth of a City: Wellington 1840 - 1843

$38.95NZD

1970. 1st Edition. The history of the establishment and governance of the town of Wellington. Rare and collectable.

The Essential Cigar
New Book

The Essential Cigar

ISBN# 1859674615
$23.95NZD

1998. Celebrates the rebirth of the cigar.

The Story of New Zealand

The Story of New Zealand

ISBN# 0474000141
$34.95NZD

1985, 1st Edition.

Slide Rule Manual

Slide Rule Manual

$26.95NZD

1950. 4th Edition. Vintage technical reference.

A Dictionary of Marks: Metalwork - Furniture - Ceramics

A Dictionary of Marks: Metalwork - Furniture - Ceramics

$26.95NZD

1962. Identification handbook for antique collectors. Rare and collectable.

The Observer's Book of Furniture

The Observer's Book of Furniture

$23.95NZD

1964. A useful pocket reference book for any antiques or furniture buyer. Rare and collectable.

Pocket Guide to Architecture
New Book

Pocket Guide to Architecture

ISBN# 0855332654
$17.95NZD

Published 1983

Our Nation's Story: Standard VI

Our Nation's Story: Standard VI

$27.95NZD

Circa 1940. A course of British history, designed to meet the requirements of the NZ primary school syllabus for Standard VI

Our Nation's Story: Standard V.

Our Nation's Story: Standard V.

$27.95NZD

1955. A course of British history, designed to meet the requirements of the NZ primary school syllabus for Standard V

Upholstery and Soft Furnishings

Upholstery and Soft Furnishings

$17.95NZD

1955. Upholstery and Soft Furnishings. Burkes help yourself series No 12.

Party Night Again

Party Night Again

$17.95NZD

1946. Selection & range of party themed games & activities. Rare and collectable.

Children of the Sun. Fiji Islands

Children of the Sun. Fiji Islands

ISBN# 978-0958756303
$18.95NZD

Published 1996.

A River Rules My Kitchen
New Book

A River Rules My Kitchen

ISBN# 9781869509873
$59.95NZD

2014. The culmination of a culinary journey into the heartland of a wild and beautiful country.

The Search for Captain Slocum

The Search for Captain Slocum

$27.95NZD

1959. 1st Edition. Trailing the wake of a doughty seaman, the author tells of Joshua Slocum, the man who single-handed made a trip around the world by nail back in the 1890's.

South Col: One man's Adventure on the Ascent of Everest

South Col: One man's Adventure on the Ascent of Everest

$48.95 $38.95NZD

1954. 1st Edition. Best account of the first ascent of Everest.