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Birds of New Zealand

Birds of New Zealand

$19.95NZD

1966. A superb colour collection of New Zealand bird studies.

THE TREES of New Zealand

THE TREES of New Zealand

$39.95NZD

1958. Vintage reference book on New Zealand trees.

NATURE STUDY: Plants and Animals of New Zealand

NATURE STUDY: Plants and Animals of New Zealand

$39.95NZD

1958. Vintage New Zealand natural history.

PENGUIN SUMMER - or a Rare Bird In Antarctica

PENGUIN SUMMER - or a Rare Bird In Antarctica

ISBN# 058900686X
$29.95NZD

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

NEW ZEALAND BIRDS and How to Identify Them

NEW ZEALAND BIRDS and How to Identify Them

$49.95NZD

1957. Vintage practical guide to New Zealand birds. Scarce with this cover.

ANIMALS OF THE ROCKY SHORE of New Zealand

ANIMALS OF THE ROCKY SHORE of New Zealand

$38.95NZD

1968. Vintage reference book.

MAN AGAINST NATURE: A survival special on New Zealand wildlife

MAN AGAINST NATURE: A survival special on New Zealand wildlife

$49.95NZD

1970. 1st edition. Discusses the impact of man on the natural history, especially wildlife, of New Zealand.

THE HOLIDAY NATURALIST

THE HOLIDAY NATURALIST

$39.95NZD

1971. 1st edition. Encourages people to open their senses to the creatures around them, by the sea, lake and river, in the paddocks, the native bush, the new forests.

A BOOK OF DOLPHINS

A BOOK OF DOLPHINS

$49.95NZD

1960. 1st edition. The author turns to Polynesian legends that are strangely like those of the Greeks, and to the true story of a famous dolphin, Pelorus Jack, long protected by New Zealand law.

NATIVE ANIMALS OF NEW ZEALAND: Handbook of Zoology

NATIVE ANIMALS OF NEW ZEALAND: Handbook of Zoology

ISBN# 0908623100
$39.95NZD

1961. Vintage and very detailed reference book on native animals of NZ from sponges to molluscs to mammals

THE LORE OF THE TRAIN

THE LORE OF THE TRAIN

ISBN# 1566199166
$49.95NZD

1995. Traces the history of trains including all important developments in the history of the train.

More New Zealand Bird Portraits
New Book

More New Zealand Bird Portraits

$59.95NZD

1965. 1st edition. SCARCE NEW. Excellent photographs complemented by Soper's text, mainly relating to his wide and interesting experiences while in the field photographing birds.

NEW ZEALAND BIRD PORTRAITS

NEW ZEALAND BIRD PORTRAITS

$39.95NZD

1963. 1st edition. Excellent photographs complemented by Soper's text, mainly relating to his wide and interesting experiences while in the field photographing birds.

The Letters of A.R.D. Fairburn

The Letters of A.R.D. Fairburn

ISBN# 0195580761
$29.95NZD

1981. Selected letters of A.R.D. Fairburn between 1924 and 1957 sent to many notable fellow New Zealand authors

THE RESTLESS SKY: The Autobiography of an Airman

THE RESTLESS SKY: The Autobiography of an Airman

$59.95NZD

1964. 1st edition. Autobiography of Air Vice-Marshall Cyril Eaton Kay (1902-1993) New Zealand-born aviator.

MAU MOKO: The World of Maori Tattoo
New Book

MAU MOKO: The World of Maori Tattoo

ISBN# 9780670045617
$349.95NZD

2007. 1st edition. SIGNED / SCARCE. A magnificently illustrated book is the closest there has ever been to a complete book on moko.

MAU MOKO: The World of Maori Tattoo

MAU MOKO: The World of Maori Tattoo

ISBN# 9780143566854
$295.95NZD

2007. 1st edition. SCARCE. A magnificently illustrated book is the closest there has ever been to a complete book on moko.

OLD NEWSPAPER: New Zealand Weekly News, 18 April 1969 - Moon Landing Special
New Book

OLD NEWSPAPER: New Zealand Weekly News, 18 April 1969 - Moon Landing Special

$59.95NZD

1969. Vintage weekly compact newspaper covering the moon landing.

FOOTPRINTS ON THE MOON: 1969 Moon Landing Souvenir
New Book

FOOTPRINTS ON THE MOON: 1969 Moon Landing Souvenir

$59.95NZD

1969. Published to commemorate the moon landing and includes the story of the history and development of early space exploration.

OLD NEWSPAPER: The New Zealand Herald, 23 July 1969 - Moon Landing Special

OLD NEWSPAPER: The New Zealand Herald, 23 July 1969 - Moon Landing Special

$124.95NZD

1969. Vintage newspaper covering the Moon Landing in 1969.

OLD NEWSPAPER: The New Zealand Herald, 17 July 1969 - Moon Landing Special

OLD NEWSPAPER: The New Zealand Herald, 17 July 1969 - Moon Landing Special

$124.95NZD

1969. Vintage newspaper covering the Moon Landing in 1969.

OLD NEWSPAPER: The New Zealand Herald, 22 July 1969 - Moon Landing Special

OLD NEWSPAPER: The New Zealand Herald, 22 July 1969 - Moon Landing Special

$124.95NZD

1969. Vintage newspaper covering the Moon Landing in 1969.

OLD NEWSPAPER: The New Zealand Herald, 21 July 1969 - Moon Landing Special

OLD NEWSPAPER: The New Zealand Herald, 21 July 1969 - Moon Landing Special

$124.95NZD

1969. Vintage newspaper covering the Moon Landing in 1969.

WAIRARAPA BONELESS VEAL EXPORT COMMITEE, Carterton - Statement 1950

WAIRARAPA BONELESS VEAL EXPORT COMMITEE, Carterton - Statement 1950

$49.95NZD

1950. Fantastic item of original Kiwi farming memorabilia that would look great framed in an office.

OLD INSURACE POLICY: Dominion Life Assurance Office of New Zealand 1950s
New Book

OLD INSURACE POLICY: Dominion Life Assurance Office of New Zealand 1950s

$39.95NZD

1950/1960. Fantastic item of original New Zealand memorabilia that would look great framed in an office with another old policy document.

OLD WARTIME NEWSPAPER: The Southern Cross, Wellington - 18 July 1947
French Rugby Tour of New Zealand - NZ Cricket Team Tour of South Africa 1961-62
ANTIQUE DOCUMENT: Policy renewal - Commercial Union Assurance Company Ltd. 1903

ANTIQUE DOCUMENT: Policy renewal - Commercial Union Assurance Company Ltd. 1903

$59.95NZD

1904 (118 yo). Fantastic item of original Kiwi memorabilia that would look great framed in an office.

ANTIQUE INVOICE / RECEIPT: Dunedin Iron and Woodware Co. 1887

ANTIQUE INVOICE / RECEIPT: Dunedin Iron and Woodware Co. 1887

$59.95NZD

1887 (135 yo). Fantastic item of original Kiwi memorabilia that would look great framed in an office.

ANTIQUE INVOICE / RECEIPT: Port Chalmers Borough Council 1898

ANTIQUE INVOICE / RECEIPT: Port Chalmers Borough Council 1898

$79.95NZD

1898 (125 yo). Fantastic item of original Kiwi memorabilia that would look great framed in an office.

OLD INVOICE / RECEIPT: Suckling Bros Ltd, Christchurch 1934

OLD INVOICE / RECEIPT: Suckling Bros Ltd, Christchurch 1934

$49.95NZD

1934. Fantastic item of original Kiwi memorabilia that would look great framed in an office.

ANTIQUE RECEIPT: Australian Mutual Provident Society 1908

ANTIQUE RECEIPT: Australian Mutual Provident Society 1908

$59.95NZD

1908. Fantastic item of original Kiwi memorabilia that would look great framed in an office.

OLD INVOICE / RECEIPT: Duckworth, Turner & Co Ltd, Christchurch 1935

OLD INVOICE / RECEIPT: Duckworth, Turner & Co Ltd, Christchurch 1935

$49.95NZD

1935. Fantastic item of original Kiwi memorabilia that would look great framed in an office.

OLD INVOICE / RECEIPT: F.H. Macintosh, Ashburton - Soft Goods 1935

OLD INVOICE / RECEIPT: F.H. Macintosh, Ashburton - Soft Goods 1935

$49.95NZD

1935. Fantastic item of original Kiwi memorabilia that would look great framed in an office.

ANTIQUE INVOICE / RECEIPT: David Wood, Dunedin 1887

ANTIQUE INVOICE / RECEIPT: David Wood, Dunedin 1887

$49.95NZD

1887 (135 yo). Fantastic item of original Kiwi memorabilia that would look great framed in an office.

OLD INVOICE / RECEIPT: Farmer's Co-operative Distributing Ltd, Marton 1939

OLD INVOICE / RECEIPT: Farmer's Co-operative Distributing Ltd, Marton 1939

$59.95NZD

1939. Fantastic item of original Kiwi memorabilia that would look great framed in an office.

OLD INVOICE: Berlie Ltd, Auckland - Foundation Garment Manufacturers 1935

OLD INVOICE: Berlie Ltd, Auckland - Foundation Garment Manufacturers 1935

$49.95NZD

1935. Fantastic item of original Kiwi memorabilia that would look great framed in an office.

ANTIQUE INVOICE / RECEIPT: Port Chalmers Borough Council 1903

ANTIQUE INVOICE / RECEIPT: Port Chalmers Borough Council 1903

$69.95NZD

1903 (119 yo). Fantastic item of original Kiwi memorabilia that would look great framed in an office.

ANTIQUE INVOICE / RECEIPT: Port Chalmers Borough Council 1905

ANTIQUE INVOICE / RECEIPT: Port Chalmers Borough Council 1905

$79.95NZD

1905 (117 yo). Fantastic item of original Kiwi memorabilia that would look great framed in an office.

ANTIQUE PAY SHEET: Port Chalmers Corporation 1886

ANTIQUE PAY SHEET: Port Chalmers Corporation 1886

$79.95NZD

1886 (136 yo). Fantastic item of original Kiwi memorabilia that would look great framed in an office.

ANTIQUE INVOICE / RECEIPT: Dunedin Suburban Gas Co. 1899

ANTIQUE INVOICE / RECEIPT: Dunedin Suburban Gas Co. 1899

$79.95NZD

1899 (123 yo). Fantastic item of original Kiwi memorabilia that would look great framed in an office.

ANTIQUE INVOICE: Herald Newspaper Company Ltd, Dunedin 1881

ANTIQUE INVOICE: Herald Newspaper Company Ltd, Dunedin 1881

$59.95NZD

1881 (141 yo). Fantastic item of original Kiwi memorabilia that would look great framed in an office.

OLD INVOICE / RECEIPT: The New Zealand Express Co. Palmerston Nth 1937

OLD INVOICE / RECEIPT: The New Zealand Express Co. Palmerston Nth 1937

$49.95NZD

1935. Fantastic item of original Kiwi memorabilia that would look great framed in an office.

ANTIQUE INVOICE: United Asbestos Australasian Agency Ltd Wellington 1908

ANTIQUE INVOICE: United Asbestos Australasian Agency Ltd Wellington 1908

$49.95NZD

1908 (114 yo). Fantastic item of original Kiwi memorabilia that would look great framed in an office.

OLD INVOICE / RECEIPT: Collinson & Cunningham Ltd. Palmerston North 1938

OLD INVOICE / RECEIPT: Collinson & Cunningham Ltd. Palmerston North 1938

$49.95NZD

1938. Fantastic item of original Kiwi memorabilia that would look great framed in an office.

OLD NEWSPAPER: New Zealand Listener - Vol 37, No 934 - 5 Jan 1957

OLD NEWSPAPER: New Zealand Listener - Vol 37, No 934 - 5 Jan 1957

$59.95NZD

1957. Vintage New Zealand Listener magazine from 65 years ago.

OLD RECEIPTS: The Southdown Sheep Society of New Zealand 1968

OLD RECEIPTS: The Southdown Sheep Society of New Zealand 1968

$39.95NZD

1968. Fantastic items of original Kiwi farming memorabilia that would look great framed in an office.

OLD NEWSPAPER: The New Zealand Herald, 22 May 1987 - Fiji Coup

OLD NEWSPAPER: The New Zealand Herald, 22 May 1987 - Fiji Coup

$59.95NZD

1987. Section 1 only of The New Zealand Herald with coverage of the Fiji coup.

OLD NEWSPAPER: The Marlborough Express 1866-1966

OLD NEWSPAPER: The Marlborough Express 1866-1966

$79.95NZD

1966. Special vintage edition of The Marlborough Express 56 years ago commemorating the papers centenary.

OLD NEWSPAPER: The New Zealand Herald, new millennium edition - 1 January 2000

OLD NEWSPAPER: The New Zealand Herald, new millennium edition - 1 January 2000

$59.95NZD

2000. First edition of the new millennium 2000, special edition