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A Book of New Zealand

A Book of New Zealand

$44.95NZD

1964. Draws upon both records and creative writing to give a vivid impression of the country, its history and people.

A WEIRD REGION : Eruption of Mt. Tarawera in 1886

A WEIRD REGION : Eruption of Mt. Tarawera in 1886

$79.95NZD

1946. A rare and collectable account of the eruption of Mt Tarawera in 1886, including information on lakes, terraces and geysers.

South Pacific Enterprise: The Colonial Sugar Refining Company Ltd

South Pacific Enterprise: The Colonial Sugar Refining Company Ltd

$57.95NZD

1956. The story of a large industrial organisation against a background of the varied and colourful sugar industry.

FROM NORTH CAPE TO BLUFF

FROM NORTH CAPE TO BLUFF

$39.95NZD

1961. Mr A H Reed walking the whole length of New Zealand.

Roaming Around NEW ZEALAND: The Story of a Holiday Trip

Roaming Around NEW ZEALAND: The Story of a Holiday Trip

$47.95NZD

1956. This is the story of Frank Clune's holiday trip around the New Zealand Islands.

THE KEYS TO PROSPERITY : The Centennial History of Southland Frozen Meat Ltd

THE KEYS TO PROSPERITY : The Centennial History of Southland Frozen Meat Ltd

ISBN# 0473000725
$44.95NZD

1981. This book gives the history of the company's formative years and its period of consolidation.

Throughout The East Coast: The Story of Williams & Kettle Ltd
New Book

Throughout The East Coast: The Story of Williams & Kettle Ltd

$49.95NZD

1974. Limited 6000 run. A history of an influential and successful stock and station agency and mercantile firm, which for close on a century has served the provinces of Hawkes Bay and Poverty Bay.

ONEHUNGA: A Brief History

ONEHUNGA: A Brief History

$49.95NZD

1977. 1st edition. Settlement at the end of the Maori War in the North. Manukau Harbour.

SCOUTS IN ACTION

SCOUTS IN ACTION

$39.95NZD

1963. 1st edition. A narrative of fifteen stories of bravery in various incidents, on the part of modern Scouts, with most stories contemporary to publication, and include some life or death crises.

NEW ZEALAND SENSATIONS

NEW ZEALAND SENSATIONS

$29.95NZD

1962. 1st edition. Here are true stories of fakes and swindlers, cranks and adventurers, strikers and statesmen, airmen and sailors, stunts and disasters, killers and criminals, V.C.s and other heroes

Vintage School Exercise Book circa 1940
New Book

Vintage School Exercise Book circa 1940

$59.95NZD

1940. Vintage school exercise book still in new condition.

Land Tenure in the Pacific

Land Tenure in the Pacific

$39.95NZD

Published 1987.

PUBORAMA

PUBORAMA

$49.95NZD

Undated. SIGNED. A selection of pub/hotel stories.

The New Zealand Guide 1952

The New Zealand Guide 1952

$39.95NZD

1952. A comprehensive Gazetter Geographical reference and travel guide of New Zealand.

THE SUMMER BOOK: A New Zealand Miscellany

THE SUMMER BOOK: A New Zealand Miscellany

ISBN# 0908635052
$34.95NZD

1982. A lively collection of prose and verse, photograph and painting, history and fiction.

ENGLISH COUNTIES: A Book of New Photographs

ENGLISH COUNTIES: A Book of New Photographs

$29.95NZD

1937. A collection of black and white photos of traditional English scenes.

GREEN LANE SAGA : Green Lane Hospital 1889-1982

GREEN LANE SAGA : Green Lane Hospital 1889-1982

ISBN# 0908596189
$44.95NZD

1983. 1st edition. Tells how Greenlane Hospital began, developed and triumphed.

2x books: Operation Trojan Horse + Unscheduled Stop in Iraq

2x books: Operation Trojan Horse + Unscheduled Stop in Iraq

ISBN# 9781789464610
$99.95NZD

2021. On 1 August, 1990, British Airways Flight 149 departed from Heathrow airport, destined for Kuala Lumpur. It never made it there, and neither did its nearly 400 passengers.

TRAIL BLAZERS OF NEW ZEALAND

TRAIL BLAZERS OF NEW ZEALAND

$49.95NZD

1974. 1st edition. In short the bric-a-brac of New Zealand's history.

Married and Gone to New Zealand

Married and Gone to New Zealand

$39.95NZD

1960. 1st edition. Collection of extracts from the accounts of women pioneers in New Zealand.

SPEAKING CANDIDLY: Films and People in New Zealand

SPEAKING CANDIDLY: Films and People in New Zealand

$49.95NZD

1945. 1st edition. Written at a time when films were the most popular form of public entertainment.

The New Zealand Official Year-Book 1902

The New Zealand Official Year-Book 1902

$149.95NZD

1902 (119 yo). 1st edition. New Zealand history.

The New Zealand Official Year-Book 1898

The New Zealand Official Year-Book 1898

$199.95NZD

1898. (123 yo) 1st edition. New Zealand history.

DOCTOR Agnes Bennett

DOCTOR Agnes Bennett

$49.95NZD

1960. 1st edition. Biography of Dr. Agnes Bennett, O.B.E. - who studied nuclear physics, then went on to do her life's work at the St Helens Hospitals in maternity.

GRENVILLE: The Story of a great New Zealand Jockey

GRENVILLE: The Story of a great New Zealand Jockey

$39.95NZD

1977. 1st edition. The story of a great New Zealand jockey, Grenville Hughes.

Collins' New Zealand Clear School Atlas

Collins' New Zealand Clear School Atlas

$49.95NZD

1940. Vintage school atlas.

GROG'S OWN COUNTRY: History of Liquor Licensing in NZ

GROG'S OWN COUNTRY: History of Liquor Licensing in NZ

$49.95NZD

1967. A serious study of the social havoc wrought in New Zealand including a searing attack on the alcohol laws and the liquor industry.

THE BOY COLONISTS: or Eighty Years of Colonial in Otago

THE BOY COLONISTS: or Eighty Years of Colonial in Otago

$47.95NZD

1975. An account of two English boys in Otago New Zealand from 1859 to 1867.

THE WIDE RANGE READERS, BLUE BOOK 3

THE WIDE RANGE READERS, BLUE BOOK 3

$39.95NZD

1949. Vintage children's book.

The Half Gallon Quarter Acre Pavlova Paradise

The Half Gallon Quarter Acre Pavlova Paradise

ISBN# 0723303495
$39.95NZD

1972. The frankest, funniest, most provocative written book about our land.

FIGHT THE GOOD FIGHT: The Salvation Army in New Zealand 1883-1983

FIGHT THE GOOD FIGHT: The Salvation Army in New Zealand 1883-1983

ISBN# 0589014374
$59.95NZD

1982. 1st edition. Since 1883 the importance of the work done by the Salvation Army is well-known and widely respected throughout New Zealand.

STAR in the SOUTH

STAR in the SOUTH

$59.95NZD

1970. 1st edition. A history of the establishment and development of Dominican convents in New Zealand.

The New Zealand Business WHO'S WHO 1962
PAWELKA

PAWELKA

ISBN# 0908705557
$39.95NZD

1989. 1st edition. The fascinating account of one of New Zealand's most successful prison escapers, and of a manhunt that turned a Manawatu town into what resembled a Wild West town under siege.

UNQUIET EARTH: History Bolton Street Cemetery

UNQUIET EARTH: History Bolton Street Cemetery

ISBN# 0477062504
$59.95NZD

1978. 1st edition. The history of Bolton Street Cemetery, Wellington, touches on the history of the City itself.

BATTLE FOR EGYPT: The Summer of 1942

BATTLE FOR EGYPT: The Summer of 1942

$59.95NZD

1955. 1st edition. New Zealand in the Second World War 1939-45.

NOTABLE NEW ZEALANDERS: The Pictorial Who's Who 1979

NOTABLE NEW ZEALANDERS: The Pictorial Who's Who 1979

ISBN# 086832020X
$39.95NZD

1979. A comprehensive Gazette for prominent New Zealanders in 1979.

THE PEOPLE HAVE STRENGTH

THE PEOPLE HAVE STRENGTH

$59.95NZD

1954. 1st edition. Alley, Rewi 1897-1987 - China and Chinese history. Sequel to "Yo Banfa!"

THE FITZHERBERT BRIDGES 1877-1987: Palmerston North

THE FITZHERBERT BRIDGES 1877-1987: Palmerston North

$29.95NZD

1986. This book was produced on the occasion of the opening of the Third Fitzherbert Bridge, March 1987.

THE LITTLE WORLD OF STEWART ISLAND

THE LITTLE WORLD OF STEWART ISLAND

$49.95NZD

1964. 1st edition. Experiences and history on Stewart Island.

THE FIRST HUNDRED YEARS: Centenary of New Plymouth Boy's High School 1882 -1982

THE FIRST HUNDRED YEARS: Centenary of New Plymouth Boy's High School 1882 -1982

$49.95NZD

1982. 1st edition. New Zealand local history.

There's GOLD in them Hills

There's GOLD in them Hills

$49.95NZD

1948. Reminiscences of mining, sporting, and other experiences, principally in Westland, Nelson and Marlborough during the depression.

The Establishment of the New Plymouth Settlement in New Zealand 1841-1843

The Establishment of the New Plymouth Settlement in New Zealand 1841-1843

$69.95NZD

1940. The journals of the official Passenger Lists of the pioneer ships of the Plymouth Company of New Zealand; and list of other arrivals between 1841-1860.

Tales of a Pioneer: Episodes of the life of ALFRED SAUNDERS

Tales of a Pioneer: Episodes of the life of ALFRED SAUNDERS

$99.95NZD

1927. 1st edition. Excerpts from the Saunders 'Family Memoirs' from the author of an early 'History of New Zealand.

PAINTINGS of CANTERBURY 1840-1890

PAINTINGS of CANTERBURY 1840-1890

$24.95NZD

1969. 1st edition. An illustrated history of Canterbury, compiled of many paintings created during the period 1840-1890.

My Forty Footplate Years

My Forty Footplate Years

ISBN# 0908573472
$49.95NZD

1987. A presents candid accounts of the author's 40 years as an engine driver based in Palmerston North between 1943 and 1983.

MARTHA HILL PROJECT: Environmental Impact Report Volume 1 1985
MATAMATA: Centennial History of Matamata Plains

MATAMATA: Centennial History of Matamata Plains

$49.95NZD

1951. 1st edition. A memorial to the district's pioneers this history traces developments from pre-European times to pioneering days.

Maraoto Gold

Maraoto Gold

ISBN# 0340157755
$69.95NZD

1971. The story of a young family gold mining in the Coromandel Ranges.

LAND OF MOUNTAINS: Tramping and Climbing in New Zealand

LAND OF MOUNTAINS: Tramping and Climbing in New Zealand

ISBN# 0456024301
$29.95NZD

1979. 1st edition. New Zealand is noted for its mountaineering, rock climbing and tramping opportunities captured in this book.