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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.

Evolution and Christian Thought Today

Evolution and Christian Thought Today

$23.95NZD

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

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.

 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.

Mathematics For The Million

Mathematics For The Million

$36.95NZD

1949. A popular self educator. Vintage textbook.

Chambers Technical Dictionary

Chambers Technical Dictionary

$36.95NZD

1940. Vintage technical and reference.

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 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

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

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.

The Autobiography of Margot Asquith

The Autobiography of Margot Asquith

$34.95NZD

Published 1922

The Technique of Water-Colour Painting

The Technique of Water-Colour Painting

$39.95NZD

Published 1945

Beginnings: A History of North Shore, Auckland Vol 1

Beginnings: A History of North Shore, Auckland Vol 1

$15.95NZD

1977. Volume 1, Signed by Author.

Beginnings: A History of North Shore, Auckland Vol 3
The Voyages of Captain Cook

The Voyages of Captain Cook

$23.95NZD

1968. The story of Cook's three historic voyages between 1768 and 1780 is one of the most remarkable in history.

The Painted Years

The Painted Years

$18.95NZD

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

The Turners of Huia

The Turners of Huia

$47.95NZD

1967. Signed by Author. A history of the Turner family and their settlement at Little Huia in the 1890's. Immaculate rare and collectible book.

The New Zealand Symphony Orchestra: the First Forty Years

The New Zealand Symphony Orchestra: the First Forty Years

ISBN# 0474001482
$27.95NZD

1986. 1st Edition. Provides an excellent pictorial record of the orchestra’s development and is an engaging and entertaining account of the country’s longest established performing arts organisation.

LINKS; A History of Transport and New Zealand Society

LINKS; A History of Transport and New Zealand Society

ISBN# 1869561686
$38.95NZD

1996. Explores the fascinating relationship between transport and NZ society.

A Southern Gentry: New Zealanders Who Inherited the Earth

A Southern Gentry: New Zealanders Who Inherited the Earth

ISBN# 0589013181
$18.95NZD

1981. An in depth look at New Zealand's landed gentry - those who made their fortunes in the wool trade in the 19th century became an ersatz aristocracy.

Akarana: The Ports of Auckland

Akarana: The Ports of Auckland

ISBN# 9789070095826
$27.95NZD

1971. A centennial publication of the Auckland Harbour Board, 1871-1971. Nice maritime history collectors book.

Return to Open Country

Return to Open Country

$22.95NZD

1971. People and Places Out of Town.

From East Cape to Cape Egmont

From East Cape to Cape Egmont

$19.95NZD

1962. 1st Edition. The author takes a leisurely walk across the widest part of New Zealand.

The Best of McLean
New Book

The Best of McLean

ISBN# 0340363959
$32.95NZD

1984. 1st Edition. Terry McLean described as 'that white pointer shark' among the minnows of Rugby writing in New Zealand. Nice sports collectors book.

6 Great Englishwomen

6 Great Englishwomen

ISBN# 9780954473617
$23.95NZD

1953. Queen Elizabeth I, Sarah Siddons, Charlotte Bronte, Florence Nightingale, Queen Victoria, Gertrude Bell

A Guide Book of United States Coins

A Guide Book of United States Coins

ISBN# 0307119815
$17.95NZD

1981. 34th Edition.

Lord Cobham's Speeches

Lord Cobham's Speeches

$42.95NZD

1963. 1st Edition. A collection of Speeches when Lord Cobham was Governor General 1957-62. Nice collector book.

We've Been Everywhere, Man!

We've Been Everywhere, Man!

ISBN# 0473013878
$18.95NZD

1991. Signed by author. Collection of short stories written about trips and excursions of the Papakura and Districts Historical Society.

Fifty Years at Grammar
New Book

Fifty Years at Grammar

ISBN# 0908756062
$28.95NZD

1987. Signed by Author. Stories in the lives of pupils, masters and headmasters of Auckland Grammar School 1921-1972

Wellington as Military Commander

Wellington as Military Commander

$48.95NZD

1968. 1st Edition. Idolized by his men, Wellington was one of the greatest commanders in history.

Popeye Lucas, Queenstown

Popeye Lucas, Queenstown

ISBN# 0589002945
$24.95NZD

1969. Biography of one of NZ pioneering aviators. Nice collectors book.

New Birkdale: The Growth of a Lancashire Suburb 1850-1912
New Book

New Birkdale: The Growth of a Lancashire Suburb 1850-1912

ISBN# 0951090518
$69.95NZD

1995. 1st Edition. Signed by Author. A very scarce tome from the pen of the erstwhile doyen of Southport historians.

The Big Show: New Zealanders, D-Day and the War in Europe
New Book

The Big Show: New Zealanders, D-Day and the War in Europe

ISBN# 9781869403652
$49.95NZD

2006. An expansive oral-history project recently undertaken by the New Zealand government provides these 13 eyewitness accounts of World War II.

Dust to Gold
New Book

Dust to Gold

ISBN# 9781869792800
$34.95NZD

2009. The Inspiring Story of Bendigo Station, home of Shrek.

Motat: Museum of Transport and Technology of New Zealand

Motat: Museum of Transport and Technology of New Zealand

ISBN# 0600074234
$22.95NZD

1976. History of MOTAT - Museum of Transport & Technology, New Zealand

By Batons and Barbed Wire: A Response to the 1981 Springbok Tour of New Zealand

By Batons and Barbed Wire: A Response to the 1981 Springbok Tour of New Zealand

ISBN# 0473001128
$42.95NZD

1983. Nice rugby or history enthusiasts book.

Islands of the Gulf

Islands of the Gulf

$28.95NZD

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 Notorious Jumping Frog

The Notorious Jumping Frog

$27.95NZD

1970. The famous jumping frog hops along with 21 other of Twain's wonderful stories

Fiordland Muster

Fiordland Muster

$58.95NZD

1966. 1st Edition. Rare and collecable. Account of what Americans would call a cattle roundup in remote southwest New Zealand.

The Mystical Qabalah

The Mystical Qabalah

$37.95NZD

1935. Dion Fortune's Mystical Qabalah remains a classic in the field. She explores all aspects of the Qabalah-whose disciplines include the esoteric sciences of astrology and tarot.

Low-cost Pole Building Construction

Low-cost Pole Building Construction

ISBN# 0882660764
$37.95NZD

1975. The Complete How To Book Fully Illustrated.

The Farm and Home Ideas Book

The Farm and Home Ideas Book

ISBN# 0474000281
$15.95NZD

1985. From the pages of The New Zealand Farmer.

Modern Drawings

Modern Drawings

$32.95NZD

1944. 1st Edition. An international survey beginning with Cézanne and including more than 100 other artists. Nice collectors book.

Kingdom In The Hills

Kingdom In The Hills

ISBN# 0723304025
$26.95NZD

1974. 1st Edition. The story of two historic Canterbury sheep runs, Grassmere Station and the adjoining Cora Lynn

KIRI; Her Unsung Story

KIRI; Her Unsung Story

ISBN# 0002559420
$14.95NZD

1998. Dame Kiri Te Kanawa is an instantly recognizable female face in the world of classical music.

The Austin A40 Owner-Driver Handbook

The Austin A40 Owner-Driver Handbook

$23.95NZD

1966. A handbook of maintenance and overhaul on all models of the Farina A40 from 1958. Nice collectors book.

In Search of English Gardens: The travels of John Claudius Loudon and His Wife Jane
New Book
Paris '68: Graffiti, Posters, Newspapers and Poems of the events of May 1968

Paris '68: Graffiti, Posters, Newspapers and Poems of the events of May 1968

ISBN# 0245547223
$48.95NZD

1988. Images during the student revolt, and the following period of unrest in Paris, during May 1968.

Tapa of the Pacific
New Book

Tapa of the Pacific

ISBN# 1869534646
$24.95NZD

2005. Tapa cloth from around the Pacific is one of the most extensive in the world and it forms the basis of this comprehensive survey.

Newcastle: New Century, New Horizons

Newcastle: New Century, New Horizons

ISBN# 1875359850
$18.95NZD

2001. Showcases the advantages Newcastle and the Hunter offer business.

A Very Good Business' 100 Years of James Hardie Industries
New Book

A Very Good Business' 100 Years of James Hardie Industries

ISBN# 0959677550
$19.95NZD

1987. The story of One Hundred Years of James Hardie Industries

Sir Walter Raleigh

Sir Walter Raleigh

$37.95NZD

1914 (104 years old). The life of Walter Raleigh, told in eleven stories.

The Industry Behind the Shop Counter

The Industry Behind the Shop Counter

ISBN# 0473049015
$59.95NZD

1997. A very interesting company history of the iconic New Zealand 4 Square stores and the Foodstuffs Co-Op Group. Nice collectable limited edition book now long since out of print.

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.

A Land Apart; The Mount Cook Alpine region

A Land Apart; The Mount Cook Alpine region

ISBN# 058900414X
$28.95NZD

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

Vision & Accident: The Story of the Victoria and Albert Museum
New Book

Vision & Accident: The Story of the Victoria and Albert Museum

ISBN# 1851772928
$89.95NZD

1999. 1st Edition.

Delirious New York

Delirious New York

ISBN# 0195027337
$59.95NZD

1978. 1st Edition. A retroactive manifesto for Manhattan.

The Nature of Things
New Book

The Nature of Things

ISBN# 1877333336
$24.95NZD

2005. A celebration of the relationship between poetry and the New Zealand landscape.

Te Ao Maori: The Maori World
New Book

Te Ao Maori: The Maori World

ISBN# 9780143010302
$39.95NZD

2008. A tour of the Maori world in images and text (Maori and English) and includes a matching DVD with actors performing the haka, poi, hongi, poroporoaki, a tour of a marae, etc.

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.

Takapuna: People and Places
New Book

Takapuna: People and Places

ISBN# 0473007886
$48.95NZD

1989. 1st Edition. A collection of articles on the theme of social and everyday life over the years in Takapuna and the North Shore of Auckland's Waitemata Harbour.

Ninety Years - Some Memories
New Book

Ninety Years - Some Memories

ISBN# 0473059967
$42.95NZD

1998. Some Memories by Marmaduke Spencer-Bower of Claxby.

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

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

ISBN# 9780908817016
$34.95NZD

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

Wellington Harbour
New Book

Wellington Harbour

ISBN# 0958349800
$58.95NZD

1996. 1st Edition. The history of Te-Whanganui-a-Tara, Port Nicholson, Poneke or Wellington Harbour.

Ensor

Ensor

ISBN# 028970586X
$24.95NZD

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

Salmon Country
New Book

Salmon Country

ISBN# 0002169754
$36.95NZD

1980. 1st Edition. Salmon fishing in New Zealand – the practical where, when and how of the sport, and its history, biology and economic significance.

Between the River and the Hills: Waikato County Council, 1876-1976

Between the River and the Hills: Waikato County Council, 1876-1976

ISBN# 086864000X
$38.95NZD

1976. 1st Edition. Tells vividly the sprightly story of the Waikato County Council and the county itself, its people and industries, from 1876, when it was constituted, to the present day.

Sunset Wood Carving Book

Sunset Wood Carving Book

$37.95NZD

1951. Includes patterns and detailed step by step instructions for beautiful wood carving projects. Nice collectors book.

No Ordinary Man: The Remarkable life of Arthur Porritt
New Book

No Ordinary Man: The Remarkable life of Arthur Porritt

ISBN# 9780958283953
$23.95NZD

2008. A biography of a multi-faceted New Zealander who achieved great things in several spheres.

Manawatu and its Neighbours

Manawatu and its Neighbours

$43.95NZD

1987. Contains sections on local history, the landscape, land-based activities, settlements and regional highlights for the whole of the lower North Island.

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

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

ISBN# 0891040145
$19.95NZD

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

The Saab-Scania story
New Book

The Saab-Scania story

ISBN# 9178860245
$19.95NZD

1987. 1st Edition. Aircraft and automobiles. An illustrated history of the two companies.

Walter Buller

Walter Buller

ISBN# 047701416X
$22.95NZD

1989. 1st Edition. This biography reveals Buller as a successful Victorian New Zealander.

The Beauty of Otago

The Beauty of Otago

ISBN# 0908598009
$26.95NZD

1979. Nice NZ or local history collectors book.

The Complete Sherlock Holmes Long Stories

The Complete Sherlock Holmes Long Stories

$64.95NZD

1962. 1st Edition. AS NEW. Includes: A Study in Scarlet - The Sign of Four - The Hound of the Baskervilles - The Valley of Fear

Men Of Yesterday: A Social History of the Western District Of Victoria 1834-1890

Men Of Yesterday: A Social History of the Western District Of Victoria 1834-1890

$49.95NZD

1961. A social history of the sons of Lowland Scottish settlers who became the Squattocracy in Western Victoria.

My Early Life: A Roving Commission

My Early Life: A Roving Commission

$24.95NZD

1930. Early life of Winston S. Churchill.

From Merciless Invaders: The Defeat of the Spanish Armada

From Merciless Invaders: The Defeat of the Spanish Armada

ISBN# 0285627953
$24.95NZD

1987. First published 25 years ago, this new edition is illustrated with B&W photos.

Matakana School Cookbook

Matakana School Cookbook

ISBN# 9780473161859
$17.95NZD

2009. Cookbook by the kids at Matakana School.

World Mythology the Illustrated Guide

World Mythology the Illustrated Guide

ISBN# 1900131056
$29.95NZD

1993. 1st Edition. Wide-ranging examination of the subject

Christian Cullen Life on the Run

Christian Cullen Life on the Run

ISBN# 1869589394
$17.95NZD

2003. Biography of one of New Zealand's greatest rugby players. Christian Cullen, aka the Paekakariki Express.

Massacre at Passchendaele: The New Zealand Story

Massacre at Passchendaele: The New Zealand Story

ISBN# 1869503422
$54.95NZD

2000. 1st Edition. This is the full story of the military disaster of Passchendaele in World War I. Concludes with a roll-call of the soldiers who died there.

Buck: The Wayne Shelford Story

Buck: The Wayne Shelford Story

ISBN# 1869470583
$17.95NZD

1990. 1st Edition. Signed by Author. An undefeated All Black Captain, a champion number eight forward who has led his national side onto a a new plateau of rugby brilliance.

Sean Fitzpatrick: Turning Point

Sean Fitzpatrick: Turning Point

ISBN# 0140281002
$16.95NZD

1990. 1st Edition. The Making of a Captain

Princess Margaret's Wedding Book

Princess Margaret's Wedding Book

$17.95NZD

1960. Rare and collectable pictorial record

Every Bastard Says No

Every Bastard Says No

ISBN# 9781869795306
$54.95NZD

2010. The 42 Below Story. an inspirational business story that will appeal to entrepreneurs, business students, creatives, and everyone who loves a brave - and ultimately successful - Kiwi start-up.

Getting to Know Your Pony

Getting to Know Your Pony

$18.95NZD

1948. 1st Edition. Nice equestrian enthusiasts or collectors book. Tells all about ponies, from feet and shoes, the hunting field, and their make and shape, to the different breeds of ponies.

The Queen's Confession

The Queen's Confession

ISBN# 9780385082761
$18.95NZD

1968. Fictional autobiography about the life of Marie Antoinette emphasizes her experiences and death during the French Revolution.

Story of Northland

Story of Northland

ISBN# 0589009095
$37.95NZD

1956. Nice NZ history collectors book.

The Land Boomers

The Land Boomers

$28.95NZD

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

New Zealand's Heritage Vol 5

New Zealand's Heritage Vol 5

$13.95NZD

1971. The making of a Nation, Vol 5, Part 73

Tribute to Benjamin Britten on his Fiftieth Birthday
Trimaran Against the Trades

Trimaran Against the Trades

$28.95NZD

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

Party Pieces

Party Pieces

$28.95NZD

1960. 1st Edition. Vintage Book about hosting parties and making centre pieces decorations and food.

The Great Himalayan Passage

The Great Himalayan Passage

ISBN# 0002118416
$28.95NZD

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

Antarctica

Antarctica

$46.95NZD

1964. 1st Edition. The official account of the NZ Trans-Antarctic Expedition of 1955/58 led by Sir Edmund Hillary. Nice collectors book.

Gipsy Moth Circles the World

Gipsy Moth Circles the World

ISBN# 340004843
$38.95NZD

1967. 1st Edition. Francis Chichester's 1967 single handed circumnavigation set a blazing record for speed.

Photogrammetry

Photogrammetry

ISBN# 9781124135175
$46.95NZD

1959. 1st Edition. Nice vintage textbook for surveyors.

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

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

$18.95NZD

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

The Jersey
New Book

The Jersey

ISBN# 1869588770
$42.95NZD

2001. 1st Edition. What It Means to Wear the All Black Jersey.

Arena: Story of the Colosseum

Arena: Story of the Colosseum

ISBN# 0500250383
$26.95NZD

1973. 1st Edition.

Secret Tibet

Secret Tibet

ISBN# 9788173030154
$43.95NZD

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

Pacific Islands Pilot Vol III (Eastern Groups) Fifth Edition 1920

Pacific Islands Pilot Vol III (Eastern Groups) Fifth Edition 1920

$148.95NZD

1920. Fifth Edition. Sailing navigation directions for the Pacific. Nice maritime collectors book.

Man of integrity: A biography of Sir Clifton Webb

Man of integrity: A biography of Sir Clifton Webb

ISBN# 0908564414
$43.95NZD

1979. 1st Edition. Signed by Author. A biography of Sir Clifton Webb - New Zealand politician and diplomat.

Stock in Trade; Hellaby's First Hundred Years 1873-1973

Stock in Trade; Hellaby's First Hundred Years 1873-1973

$27.95NZD

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

Follow On: Poignant Years of a Conscript 1941-1946
New Book

Follow On: Poignant Years of a Conscript 1941-1946

ISBN# 0473107597
$24.95NZD

2006. 1st Edition. Memoir of a British soldier in the second world war.

Robert Duncan: A Descriptive Bibliography
New Book

Robert Duncan: A Descriptive Bibliography

ISBN# 0876856202
$79.95NZD

1986. A major descriptive bibliography of Duncan's works.

Tarzan Magazines - 9 vintage titles

Tarzan Magazines - 9 vintage titles

$97.95NZD

Circa 1950. 9x various vintage Tarzan books. Rare and collectable.

 The Poems of Ossian &c. Containing the Works of James MacPherson, Esq. 2 Volume Set

The Poems of Ossian &c. Containing the Works of James MacPherson, Esq. 2 Volume Set

$689.95NZD

1805. (214 years old). 2 Volume Set. Includes owners ex libris. Very Rare and collectable.

 Kempe's Engineers Year-book for 1979

Kempe's Engineers Year-book for 1979

$57.95NZD

1979. Volume I and Volume II with outer hard cover sleeve. Vintage technical and reference.