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The Cambridge Historical Encyclopedia of Great Britain and Ireland
New Book

The Cambridge Historical Encyclopedia of Great Britain and Ireland

ISBN# 0521255597
$44.95NZD

1985. 1st edition. The history of the peoples who inhabit the islands of Britain and Ireland.

THE LORE OF THE TRAIN
New Book

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.

THREE CHILEAN THINKERS

THREE CHILEAN THINKERS

$39.95NZD

1975. 1st edition. A companion piece to Three Argentine Thinkers, attempts to examine some of the outstanding characters of Chile's intellectual development.

A CENTURY OF GOLF AT HOKOWHITU: Manawatu Golf Club 1895 - 1995
New Book

A CENTURY OF GOLF AT HOKOWHITU: Manawatu Golf Club 1895 - 1995

ISBN# 0864692366
$59.95NZD

1995. 1st edition. Manawatu Golf Club 1895-1995. A centenary history of the course, development of the green, and the membership of the club.

IN TASMANIA
New Book

IN TASMANIA

ISBN# 1741669065
$38.95NZD

2004. A brilliant account of 200 years of Tasmanian history and an acclaimed writer's discovery of his secret connection with that island and its past.

A GLANCE AT HERALDRY

A GLANCE AT HERALDRY

$49.95NZD

1959. 1st edition. Illustrated throughout with colour frontis by Conrad Bailey

A Particular Deep: Selected Poems

A Particular Deep: Selected Poems

$39.95NZD

1974. 1st edition. Features works of a poet from Auckland, New Zealand.

A WAVERING GRACE: A Vietnamese family in War and Peace
New Book

A WAVERING GRACE: A Vietnamese family in War and Peace

ISBN# 0670864900
$49.95NZD

1997. 1st edition. Fine account of Vietnam's remarkable recovery from the US devastation of their country seen largely through the eyes of one family. Includes map.

CHOMOLUNGMA: New Zealanders on the north face of Everest

CHOMOLUNGMA: New Zealanders on the north face of Everest

ISBN# 0340401117
$34.95NZD

1986. An exciting account of a major Himalayan expedition and a tribute to the team's climbing skills and courage.

ESCAPE

ESCAPE

ISBN# 0563177721
$29.95NZD

1980. 1st edition. How and why people are driven to escape is the intriguing subject of Escape! based on the BBC television series.

FAIR WINDS and ROUGH SEAS: Story of the Holm Shipping Co

FAIR WINDS and ROUGH SEAS: Story of the Holm Shipping Co

ISBN# 0589009346
$34.95NZD

1975. 1st edition.

FARM: The Spirit of Rural New Zealand
New Book

FARM: The Spirit of Rural New Zealand

ISBN# 1869621255
$59.95NZD

2006. 1st edition. Features engaging text and utterly magnificent, almost epic, photo spreads by one of the country's leading photographers.

FATHER & SON: The Bob Kerridge Story
New Book

FATHER & SON: The Bob Kerridge Story

ISBN# 1869505107
$29.95NZD

2004. The story of two men, both named Robert James Kerridge. The elder, Sir Robert Kerridge, rose from humble beginnings to become one of this country's richest men.

INNOCENTS ABROAD: The Story of British Child Evacuees in Australia 1940-45
New Book

INNOCENTS ABROAD: The Story of British Child Evacuees in Australia 1940-45

$29.95NZD

1994. 1st edition. The story of the children who sailed to Australia: their homesickness, their fears, their courage and their adventures.

JAMES LEE MILNE: The Life Biography
New Book

JAMES LEE MILNE: The Life Biography

ISBN# 9780719565502
$38.95NZD

2009. Biography of James Lees-Milne (1908–1997)

JOURNEY TO ARDMORE

JOURNEY TO ARDMORE

ISBN# 0340125128
$39.95NZD

1971. 1st edition. Biography of John Ridgeway - from soldiering to rowing the Atlantic, solo sailing and running an adventure school.

LUTHER ON VACATION

LUTHER ON VACATION

$39.95NZD

1957. 1st edition.

ON THE MOVE: Great Transportation Photographs from Life
New Book

ON THE MOVE: Great Transportation Photographs from Life

ISBN# 0821226223
$49.95NZD

2000. 1st edition. Airplanes, trains, bicycles, rickshaws, sailboats, ocean liners, automobiles, even the Zeppelin - a book of memorable images of these ingenious inventions.

RAIL 150: The Stockton to Darlington Railway

RAIL 150: The Stockton to Darlington Railway

ISBN# 0413323102
$34.95NZD

1975. 1st edition. A commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the opening of the Stockton & Darlington Railway- the first public railway in the world.

REGENERATION: Story of the Dome
New Book

REGENERATION: Story of the Dome

ISBN# 0002571307
$49.95NZD

1999. Adam Nicolson's book is a fascinating picture of the spirit of Britain in the new millennium coupled with a biography of the Dome, and an analysis of the political background to its creation.

RELUCTANT EDITOR: The Listener Years 1949 - 1967

RELUCTANT EDITOR: The Listener Years 1949 - 1967

ISBN# 0589003054
$39.95NZD

1969. 1st edition. Biography of Montague Harry "Monte" Holcroft OBE was a New Zealand essayist and novelist.

SHIPS IN FOCUS: Record 42
New Book

SHIPS IN FOCUS: Record 42

ISBN# 9781901703887
$44.95NZD

2009. British coastal and other cargo ships.

SPIRIT OF YOUTH: Thirty Years of The Spirit of Adventure Trust
New Book

SPIRIT OF YOUTH: Thirty Years of The Spirit of Adventure Trust

ISBN# 0908988516
$49.95NZD

2003. 1st edition. Since the Spirit of Adventure Trust's setup thirty years ago, more than 50,000 youngsters have sailed on the Trust's 2 training ships.

STRONGHOLDS of the REALM: Defences in Britain from Prehistory to 20th Century

STRONGHOLDS of the REALM: Defences in Britain from Prehistory to 20th Century

ISBN# 0500250634
$49.95NZD

1975. 1st edition. Defences in Britain from Prehistory to the 20th Century.

SYDNEY: Story of a City
New Book

SYDNEY: Story of a City

ISBN# 1865081280
$39.95NZD

1999. 1st edition. The great city of Sydney. a brilliant history of Australia's principal metropolis.

THE CHINESE IN INDONESIA: Five Essays

THE CHINESE IN INDONESIA: Five Essays

ISBN# 0170050459
$49.95NZD

1976. 1st edition. Five essays together with a preliminary survey and select bibliography.

THE CONQUEST OF THE NORTH ATLANTIC
New Book

THE CONQUEST OF THE NORTH ATLANTIC

ISBN# 0851151582
$59.95NZD

1980. The early voyages into the deep waters of the Atlantic rank among the greatest feats of exploration. G.J. Marcus looks at the history of these expeditions.

THE CONWAY VALLEY LINE: Eight Decades of Colour
New Book

THE CONWAY VALLEY LINE: Eight Decades of Colour

ISBN# 1870119770
$39.95NZD

2004. A nostalgic trip into the mountains of Snowdonia, including Llandudno, Llanrwst, Bets-Y-Coed, Blaenau Ffestiniog & Trawsfynydd.

THE DREAM PALACE OF THE ARABS: A Generation's Odyssey
New Book

THE DREAM PALACE OF THE ARABS: A Generation's Odyssey

ISBN# 0375401504
$39.95NZD

1998. 1st edition. A compelling account of how a generation of Arab intellectuals tried to introduce cultural renewals in their homelands.

THE MEMOIRS OF HERBERT HOOVER: Combined Volumes 1 and 2

THE MEMOIRS OF HERBERT HOOVER: Combined Volumes 1 and 2

ISBN# 0864692366
$99.95NZD

1995. 1st edition. Two volume set.

THE HOUSES OF IRELAND: From the Medieval Castle to the Edwardian Villa

THE HOUSES OF IRELAND: From the Medieval Castle to the Edwardian Villa

ISBN# 0500273510
$39.95NZD

1984. A survey of Irish domestic architecture from 1100 to 1914, covering all types of dwellings and architectural styles.

WE WILL STAND BY YOU: Serving in the Pawnee, 1942-1945
New Book

WE WILL STAND BY YOU: Serving in the Pawnee, 1942-1945

ISBN# 1557505810
$59.95NZD

1990. This view of the war from the mess deck of a fleet tug is far different from those written from a flag bridge vantage.

WHAT IF? Eminent Historians Imagine What Might Have Been
New Book

WHAT IF? Eminent Historians Imagine What Might Have Been

ISBN# 1405041692
$29.95NZD

2003. 1st edition. Some of the world's most important historians speculate about some of America's most intriguing crossroads.

Ko Te PAIPERA TAPU: The Holy Bible in Te Reo Maori

Ko Te PAIPERA TAPU: The Holy Bible in Te Reo Maori

$289.95NZD

1887 (135yo) SCARCE. Beautiful original antique Bible in Te Reo Maori.

THE ROPNER STORY

THE ROPNER STORY

ISBN# 0091638100
$39.95NZD

1986. 1st edition. This is the story of a shipping firm which has taken its place in British maritime history.

AUNT DAISY Handy Hints: Full of Valuable Hints for the Housewife
10 Speed Bicycle Manual

10 Speed Bicycle Manual

$29.95NZD

1970s / 80s. Vintage owner manual for a 10 speed and Hi-riser coaster bicycle.

A WALK IN CHRISTCHURCH
New Book

A WALK IN CHRISTCHURCH

$19.95NZD

circa 1975. A a small booklet detailing 60 buildings and landmarks of significance around Christchurch City in the 1970s and 1980s.

OLD NEWSPAPER: The New Zealand Times, Tuesday 1st July 1924

OLD NEWSPAPER: The New Zealand Times, Tuesday 1st July 1924

$49.95NZD

1924 (98 yo). We believe an original copy of the New Zealand Times

FROM FAITH TO FORTUNE: The TSB Bank Story 1850-2010
New Book

FROM FAITH TO FORTUNE: The TSB Bank Story 1850-2010

ISBN# 9780473167837
$59.95NZD

2010. 1st edition. Traces the history of the Taranaki Savings Bank first 160 years.

STATION BALLADS and Other Verses

STATION BALLADS and Other Verses

$39.95NZD

1897. Poems characterised by genial cheer and moral earnestness.

BLIGH in AUSTRALIA: A New Appraisal of William Bligh and the Rum Rebellion
New Book
DUNEDIN TECHERS COLLEGE: Centennial Register of Students 1876 - 1975
ANGELS of ALBION: Women of the Indian Mutiny

ANGELS of ALBION: Women of the Indian Mutiny

ISBN# 0760706379
$39.95NZD

1996. Remarkable book covering the women of Victorian India when thrown into the maelstrom of the Indian Mutiny breaking out around them and their families.

BUTTERWORTHS: History of a Publishing House

BUTTERWORTHS: History of a Publishing House

ISBN# 040617606X
$39.95NZD

1980. A study of the growth of Butterworths Publishing House from its foundation in 1818 until its acquisition by International Publishing Corporation in 1967.

CALCULATED RISK: Personal Story of the War in North Africa and Italy
LEBANON IN HISTORY: From Earliest Times to the Present
EMPIRE of the BAY: The Story of the Hudson Bays Company

EMPIRE of the BAY: The Story of the Hudson Bays Company

ISBN# 0140299874
$29.95NZD

1998. Chronicles the exploration and settlement of a company that is three centuries old and worth six-billion dollars.

THE GODLY MAN IN STUART ENGLAND: Anglicans, Puritans, Two Tables 1620-1670
THE ONLY WAY TO CROSS: Golden era of Great Atlantic Express Liners

THE ONLY WAY TO CROSS: Golden era of Great Atlantic Express Liners

ISBN# 0760706379
$39.95NZD

1972. Though we call them luxury liners, they are more accurately described as express liners - splendid, glittering steamships connecting the old world and new across the North Atlantic.

SPY ! - Six Stories of Modern Espionage
New Book

SPY ! - Six Stories of Modern Espionage

ISBN# 0563177292
$59.95NZD

1980. 1st edition. Accounts of six 20th Century spies and their lasting impact on world affairs.

OLD LETTERHEAD + ENVELOPE: Auckland Master Bricklayers Association 1957

OLD LETTERHEAD + ENVELOPE: Auckland Master Bricklayers Association 1957

$49.95NZD

1957. Original letterhead + envelope

OLD INVOICE: Broadbent Hardware Ltd - Merchants, Avondale 1959
OLD INVOICE: A. W. Bryant Ltd. - Builder Supplies, Auckland 1960

OLD INVOICE: A. W. Bryant Ltd. - Builder Supplies, Auckland 1960

$39.95NZD

1960. Vintage handwritten invoice

OLD INVOICE/RECEIPT: Crown Lynn Potteries Ltd. Auckland 1959

OLD INVOICE/RECEIPT: Crown Lynn Potteries Ltd. Auckland 1959

$29.95NZD

1959. Vintage handwritten invoice/receipt

OLD INVOICE: Duck Bros. Ltd - Contractors, Builders, Earthworks, Auckland 1960
OLD INVOICE: A. W. Bryant Ltd. - Builder Supplies, Auckland 1960

OLD INVOICE: A. W. Bryant Ltd. - Builder Supplies, Auckland 1960

$39.95NZD

1960. Vintage handwritten invoice

OLD INVOICE: The Premier Drapery Company Ltd. P North 1936
ANNUAL REPORT: The Northern Building Society 1955
OLD LETTERHEAD + ENVELOPE: Auckland Master Bricklayers Association 1955

OLD LETTERHEAD + ENVELOPE: Auckland Master Bricklayers Association 1955

$49.95NZD

1955. Original letterhead + envelope

OLD INVOICE: The Premier Drapery Company Ltd. P North 1936
OLD INVOICE: Donald Reid & Co 1896 (126 yo)

OLD INVOICE: Donald Reid & Co 1896 (126 yo)

$39.95NZD

1897. (125 yo). Antique handwritten invoice.

OLD MEMBERSHIP: New Zealand Workers Union - Women & Youths 1951-1952
OLD INVOICE: J. Cable - General Produce Dealer. Dunedin 1887 (135 yo)

OLD INVOICE: J. Cable - General Produce Dealer. Dunedin 1887 (135 yo)

$39.95NZD

1887. (135 yo). Antique handwritten invoice.

OLD INVOICE: J. Lang - Baker & Confectioner, Napier 1890 (132 yo)

OLD INVOICE: J. Lang - Baker & Confectioner, Napier 1890 (132 yo)

$39.95NZD

1890. (132 yo). Antique handwritten invoice.

OLD INVOICE: Ross Glendining Ltd - Warehousmen & Woolens. Dunedin 1886 (136 yo)

OLD INVOICE: Ross Glendining Ltd - Warehousmen & Woolens. Dunedin 1886 (136 yo)

$39.95NZD

1886. (136 yo). Antique handwritten invoice.

OLD INVOICE/RECEIPT: James Smith - Family Drapers, Wellington 1937

OLD INVOICE/RECEIPT: James Smith - Family Drapers, Wellington 1937

$39.95NZD

1937. Vintage handwritten invoice

OLD INVOICE: Thomas Wren - Painter, Paperhanger, Glazier 1901 (121 yo)

OLD INVOICE: Thomas Wren - Painter, Paperhanger, Glazier 1901 (121 yo)

$39.95NZD

1901. (121 yo). Antique handwritten invoice.

OLD INVOICE: New Zealand Loan & Mercantile Agency Co. Gore 1907 (115 yo)

OLD INVOICE: New Zealand Loan & Mercantile Agency Co. Gore 1907 (115 yo)

$39.95NZD

1907. (115 yo). Handwritten antique invoice

OLD INVOICE / RECEIPT: from J. R Dodson & Son - Brewers & Bottlers, Nelson 1927
OLD INVOICE: A & J McFarlane, Dunedin - Grocers Wine & Spirits 1895 (127 yo)
OLD INVOICE: Cooke, Howlinson & Co. - Cycle Manufacturers, Dunedin 1897 (125 yo)
OLD LETTER: New Zealand Loan & Mercantile Agency Co. Invercargill 1885 (137 yo)
OLD INVOICE: James & Gillman Motors, Wanganui & Hawera 1916 (106 yo)

OLD INVOICE: James & Gillman Motors, Wanganui & Hawera 1916 (106 yo)

$39.95NZD

1916. (106 yo). Handwritten invoice

OLD INVOICE / RECEIPT: A. Levy Ltd - Clothing Manufacturers, Wellington 1935
OLD INVOICE: Dalgety and Company Ltd - Stock Agents, Hamilton 1918 (104 yo)
OLD INVOICE: T. E. Shiel & Co. Dunedin - Grain, Produce, Fruit 1907 (115 yo)
OLD INVOICE/RECEIPT: Cambridge Clothing Factory Ltd, Auckland 1935

OLD INVOICE/RECEIPT: Cambridge Clothing Factory Ltd, Auckland 1935

$39.95NZD

1935. Handwritten invoice and receipt

OLD WARTIME NEWSPAPER: The Evening Star, 24 August 1944

OLD WARTIME NEWSPAPER: The Evening Star, 24 August 1944

$39.95NZD

1944. Vintage wartime extract from newspaper from World War 2 era.

Automobile Association Handbook: SOUTH ISLAND 1950

Automobile Association Handbook: SOUTH ISLAND 1950

$49.95NZD

1950. Vintage AA handbook for the South Island motorist

Explore New Zealand: 101 Must-do's for Kiwis
New Book

Explore New Zealand: 101 Must-do's for Kiwis

ISBN# 9781775534303
$44.95NZD

2013. The top 101 things to do or see in New Zealand - as voted by New Zealanders.

AA BREAKDOWN SERVICE: North Island of New Zealand 1968-69

AA BREAKDOWN SERVICE: North Island of New Zealand 1968-69

$39.95NZD

1968. Vintage AA handbook for the North Island.

Automobile Association SOUTH ISLAND 1962-63

Automobile Association SOUTH ISLAND 1962-63

$49.95NZD

1962. Vintage AA handbook for the South Island motorist.

Automobile Association HANDBOOK: South Island 1957

Automobile Association HANDBOOK: South Island 1957

$149.95NZD

1957. Vintage AA handbook for the South Island motorist

Automobile Association SOUTH ISLAND HANDBOOK 1967

Automobile Association SOUTH ISLAND HANDBOOK 1967

$79.95NZD

1967. Vintage AA handbook for the South Island motorist.

AA BREAKDOWN HANDBOOK: North Island of New Zealand 1971-72

AA BREAKDOWN HANDBOOK: North Island of New Zealand 1971-72

$39.95NZD

1971. Vintage AA handbook for the North Island.

The Automobile Association Foreign Touring Guide 1936-37
OLD NEWSPAPER: The Official Bulletin of the Automobile Association (Auck) 1936
VINTAGE POSTER: Sunbeam Shavemaster 1955

VINTAGE POSTER: Sunbeam Shavemaster 1955

$49.95NZD

1955. Original vintage full page magazine advert/poster that would look great framed.

VINTAGE POSTER: President Fridges 1955

VINTAGE POSTER: President Fridges 1955

$49.95NZD

1955. Original vintage full page magazine advert/poster that would look great framed.

VINTAGE POSTER: Trained Nurses required Wellington Hospital 1946

VINTAGE POSTER: Trained Nurses required Wellington Hospital 1946

$49.95NZD

1946. Original vintage full page magazine advert/poster that would look great framed.

VINTAGE POSTER: Courtaulds Women's fashion 1946

VINTAGE POSTER: Courtaulds Women's fashion 1946

$49.95NZD

1946. Original vintage full page magazine advert/poster that would look great framed.

THE WORLD AT THEIR FEET: New Zealand Mountaineers in the Great Ranges

THE WORLD AT THEIR FEET: New Zealand Mountaineers in the Great Ranges

$39.95NZD

1969. 1st edition. The story of New Zealand Mountaineers in the Great Ranges of the World.

SUBMARINE DIARY: The Silent Stalking of Japan

SUBMARINE DIARY: The Silent Stalking of Japan

ISBN# 1557505829
$89.95NZD

1995. A vividly detailed account of life aboard U.S. submarines in the Pacific during World War II.

Masonic Lodge No. 138 - Installation of Edward D. Matheson 1964
Grand Lodge, Christchurch - Installation of Lord Bledisloe 1930
INNOVATION AND INDEPENDENCE: The Reserve Bank of New Zealand 1973 - 2002

INNOVATION AND INDEPENDENCE: The Reserve Bank of New Zealand 1973 - 2002

ISBN# 1869403649
$89.95NZD

2006. A study of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand.

Mussel Cultivation in the Marlborough Sounds (New Zealand)

Mussel Cultivation in the Marlborough Sounds (New Zealand)

$59.95NZD

1979. Fascinating book on the history of the mussel cultivation industry in the Marlborough Sounds

PAPERMAKING PIONEERS: A History of New Zealand Paper Mills 1876-1976

PAPERMAKING PIONEERS: A History of New Zealand Paper Mills 1876-1976

$49.95NZD

1976. 1st edition. A history of New Zealand Paper Mills Ltd.

SEVEN DAYS A WEEK: The Story of Independent Newspapers

SEVEN DAYS A WEEK: The Story of Independent Newspapers

ISBN# 0864640471
$38.95NZD

1985. 1st edition. The story of Independent Newspapers Ltd.

FAMILY MATTERS: 120 Years Of Nestle In New Zealand

FAMILY MATTERS: 120 Years Of Nestle In New Zealand

ISBN# 9780473115005
$44.95NZD

2006. A pictorial look at the history of the food product giant in New Zealand and the brands that became household names.

Spinning Yarns: A Centennial History of Alliance Textiles

Spinning Yarns: A Centennial History of Alliance Textiles

$29.95NZD

1981. 1st edition. A Centennial History of Alliance Textiles Limited and its predecessors.

Coaches North : The Story of the Hawke's Bay Motor Company

Coaches North : The Story of the Hawke's Bay Motor Company

$48.95NZD

1967. A compact illustrated history of the Hawke's Bay Motor Company, including development of the Napier-Taupo Road

Pioneering to Prosperity 1874 1974

Pioneering to Prosperity 1874 1974

$47.95NZD

1981. 1st edition. Centennial History of the Manchester Block.

DOUBTLESS BAY: What you can do in and from
New Book

DOUBTLESS BAY: What you can do in and from

ISBN# M3NF 77425
$89.95NZD

1950. Vintage visitor guide to the Doubtless Bay region, Northland, New Zealand.

Greetings from... CENTRAL OTAGO, New Zealand
New Book

Greetings from... CENTRAL OTAGO, New Zealand

$59.95NZD

Vintage book on the Otago region.

CLANDEBOYE: a Century of Fine Cheese Making in South Canterbury

CLANDEBOYE: a Century of Fine Cheese Making in South Canterbury

ISBN# 0473065096
$59.95NZD

1999. 1st edition. SCARCE. Beautiful book on NZ local history.

POWER UNLIMITED! South Canterbury Manufacturers Association
New Book

POWER UNLIMITED! South Canterbury Manufacturers Association

$79.95NZD

1950. History of the South Canterbury Branch of the Manufacturers Association.

TOWER OF STRENGTH: NZ Government Life Insurance

TOWER OF STRENGTH: NZ Government Life Insurance

$49.95NZD

1969. 1st Edition. A Centennial History of the New Zealand Government Life Insurance Office 1869 - 1969.

KARAMEA Cooperative Dairy Company Ltd, 75th Jubilee
New Book

KARAMEA Cooperative Dairy Company Ltd, 75th Jubilee

$59.95NZD

1986. A brief history of the Karamea Co-operative Dairy Company and the Buller Co-operative Dairy Company.

Greetings from...Eglington & Hollyford Valleys, New Zealand
New Book

Greetings from...Eglington & Hollyford Valleys, New Zealand

$59.95NZD

Vintage book on the Fiorldland region.

COROMANDEL PENINSULA: Visitors Guide

COROMANDEL PENINSULA: Visitors Guide

$69.95NZD

1970. Vintage tourist brochure for visitors to the Coromandel.

THE FINEST WALK IN THE WORLD: Souvenir from New Zealand

THE FINEST WALK IN THE WORLD: Souvenir from New Zealand

$79.95NZD

1926. Fourth revised edition around 100 years ago, in an article that appeared in the London Spectator, the poet Blanche Baughan declared the Milford Track to be 'the finest walk in the world'.

Farmers in Business 1880-1980
New Book

Farmers in Business 1880-1980

$59.95NZD

1980. 1st edition. One 100 years trading by The Canterbury Farmers' Co-operative Association Limited Timaru and Branches.

GISBORNE WAIROA 1968: A Blueprint of Industrial Power & Potential
New Book

GISBORNE WAIROA 1968: A Blueprint of Industrial Power & Potential

$89.95NZD

1968. Vintage book on Gisborne region

NELSON: The Land of Sunshine

NELSON: The Land of Sunshine

$69.95NZD

1948. Vintage district brochure on the city of Nelson in New Zealand.

COROMANDEL 1968-69
New Book

COROMANDEL 1968-69

$89.95NZD

1969. Vintage tourist brochure for visitors to the Coromandel.

TARANAKI Tourist Guide : Welcome to Taranaki 1955
New Book

TARANAKI Tourist Guide : Welcome to Taranaki 1955

$99.95NZD

1955. Vintage tourist guide to the Taranaki region.

The Visitors Guide to THE BAY OF ISLANDS: Information on Russell - Paihia - Waitangi - Keri Keri
New Book

The Visitors Guide to THE BAY OF ISLANDS: Information on Russell - Paihia - Waitangi - Keri Keri

$59.95NZD

1970. Vintage tourist brochure, with information on; Russell - Paihia - Waitangi Keri Keri.

The Timaru Borough BY-LAW No 1. 1945

The Timaru Borough BY-LAW No 1. 1945

$79.95NZD

1945. SCARCE. Vintage book from the Borough of Timaru

Family Tramps in the EGMONT NATIONAL PARK
New Book

Family Tramps in the EGMONT NATIONAL PARK

$69.95NZD

1974. Vintage handbook to the Mount Egmont / Taranaki region.

UREWERA SCENIC HIGHWAY: State Highway 38

UREWERA SCENIC HIGHWAY: State Highway 38

$69.95NZD

1971. Vintage handbook to the Urewera region and the geological story of the land through which S.H. 38 passes.

Greetings from...MILFORD SOUND & TRACK New Zealand
New Book

Greetings from...MILFORD SOUND & TRACK New Zealand

$59.95NZD

Vintage book on the Milford Sound region

Wellington Prospect ; Survey of a city 1840-1970

Wellington Prospect ; Survey of a city 1840-1970

ISBN# 456005102
$48.95NZD

1970. 1st edition. An examination of the progress made by NZ's capital over 100 years. Collectable

Calico Characters: A History of A & T Inglis Depr' Store, Dunedin 1863-1955
The Story of BELL GULLY BUDDLE WEIR 1840 - 1990
New Book

The Story of BELL GULLY BUDDLE WEIR 1840 - 1990

ISBN# 1869340264
$44.95NZD

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.

Scenic Areas of the Waikato

Scenic Areas of the Waikato

$49.95NZD

1975. Vintage booklet on the Waikato region in the North Island of New Zealand.

Lake Waikaremoana: The Sea of Rippling Waters

Lake Waikaremoana: The Sea of Rippling Waters

$59.95NZD

1940. Vintage tourist brochure for visitors to the region.

DUNEDIN Guide - Edinburgh of the South

DUNEDIN Guide - Edinburgh of the South

$59.95NZD

1939. Vintage Guide Book to the Dunedin region of the South Island of New Zealand.

The MILFORD COUNTRY Holiday Guide

The MILFORD COUNTRY Holiday Guide

$59.95NZD

1950. Vintage Holiday Guide to the Milford region in the South Island of New Zealand.

ROMANTIC NORTHLAND Pictorial Souvenir

ROMANTIC NORTHLAND Pictorial Souvenir

$39.95NZD

1970. Vintage tourist pictorial souvenir of Northland region of New Zealand.

OAMARU & North Otago - Guide Book

OAMARU & North Otago - Guide Book

$59.95NZD

1955. Vintage Guide Book to the Oamaru / North Otago region of the South Island of New Zealand.

NORTH OTAGO Guide Book

NORTH OTAGO Guide Book

$59.95NZD

1946. Vintage Guide Book to the North Otago region of the South Island of New Zealand.

DUNEDIN Guide Book

DUNEDIN Guide Book

$59.95NZD

1957. Vintage Guide Book to the Dunedin region of the South Island of New Zealand.

TIMARU and South Canterbury - Guide Book

TIMARU and South Canterbury - Guide Book

$59.95NZD

1955. Vintage Guide Book to the Timaru and South Canterbury region of the South Island of New Zealand.

Fox Glacier Valley Guide - Westland National Park

Fox Glacier Valley Guide - Westland National Park

ISBN# 0959758917
$44.95NZD

1980. Vintage booklet on Fox Glacier region in the South Island of New Zealand.

WAIPHIHI BOTANICAL RESERVE - Taupo, New Zealand

WAIPHIHI BOTANICAL RESERVE - Taupo, New Zealand

$49.95NZD

1971. Vintage tourist brochure for visitors to region.

ASHBURTON Guide Book

ASHBURTON Guide Book

$59.95NZD

1954. Vintage Guide Book to Ashburton, in the South Island of New Zealand.

CENTRAL OTAGO and Queenstown - Guide Book

CENTRAL OTAGO and Queenstown - Guide Book

$59.95NZD

1955. Vintage Guide Book to the Central Otago and Queenstown region of the South Island of New Zealand.

They Know Not New Zealand Who Do Not Taranaki Know

They Know Not New Zealand Who Do Not Taranaki Know

$49.95NZD

1940. Vintage tourist souvenir guide to the Taranaki region of New Zealand.

COVER STORY : History of the State Insurance Office 1905-1980

COVER STORY : History of the State Insurance Office 1905-1980

ISBN# 0477015042
$59.95NZD

1980. 1st edition. Celebrating 75 years of the iconic NZ company and its people, covering events like the Napier earthquake and Wahine storm

FARMERS: Your Store for 100 Years

FARMERS: Your Store for 100 Years

ISBN# 9781869507635
$49.95NZD

2009. A history of Farmers Trading Company Department stores.

FLETCHERS: A Centennial History of Fletcher Building
New Book

FLETCHERS: A Centennial History of Fletcher Building

ISBN# 9781877378355
$44.95NZD

2009. A centennial history that tells the company's history in the broadest political and economic context.

NORTHWARDS MARCH THE PYLONS: A History of The Waitemata Power Board
New Zealand's Lost Oilfields

New Zealand's Lost Oilfields

ISBN# 9780476010291
$54.95NZD

2004. The author's illustrated portrayal of the oilfields found in the 1970s in the Southern Basin and then 'forgotten'.

ONE HUNDRED I'M BID: A Centennial History of Turners & Growers

ONE HUNDRED I'M BID: A Centennial History of Turners & Growers

ISBN# 0473041693
$29.95NZD

1997. 1st edition. A Centennial History of Turners & Growers that has antecedents going back more than 100 years in to New Zealand and English history.

MANARUA MEMOIRS: Short History of Manawatu-Oroua Electric Power Board 1920-1972

MANARUA MEMOIRS: Short History of Manawatu-Oroua Electric Power Board 1920-1972

$48.95NZD

1973. 1st edition. Hard to find in this condition.

MOUNTAIN ENGINEMEN

MOUNTAIN ENGINEMEN

$44.95NZD

1973. 1st edition. Experiences during a decade on the footplate during the depression years, living in the Railway Company huts in the North Island high country.

THE MOUNT COOK WAY: The first fifty Years of Mt Cook Group

THE MOUNT COOK WAY: The first fifty Years of Mt Cook Group

ISBN# 0002169533
$48.95NZD

1979. 1st Edition. History of one of New Zealand's most iconic tourist company's.

OLD NEWSPAPERS: The Young Citizen League from 1920s

OLD NEWSPAPERS: The Young Citizen League from 1920s

$499.95NZD

1920. 29x editions + membership

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.

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.

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.

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.

History of the Eckford Shipping Co. and Blenheim River Ttraders 1881-1965
New Book

History of the Eckford Shipping Co. and Blenheim River Ttraders 1881-1965

ISBN# 0473030195
$79.95NZD

1995. 1st edition. SIGNED. History of the Eckford Shipping Co. and Blenheim river traders, 1881-1965.

MILL in the VALLEY: A Centennial History Of Arthur Ellis & Co Ltd

MILL in the VALLEY: A Centennial History Of Arthur Ellis & Co Ltd

$39.95NZD

1977. 1st edition. A Centennial History Of Arthur Ellis & Co Ltd.

PGG The Jubilee History of Pyne Gould Guinness 1919-1969

PGG The Jubilee History of Pyne Gould Guinness 1919-1969

$69.95NZD

1979. 1st edition. A Jubilee history of PGG / Pyne Gould Guinness, stock and station agents.

BANKS PENINSULAR: Picturesque and Historic

BANKS PENINSULAR: Picturesque and Historic

$59.95NZD

1937. Vintage handbook on the region, fully illustrated.

CLYDE ENGINEERING LIMITED: As I Remember It

CLYDE ENGINEERING LIMITED: As I Remember It

$49.95NZD

1996. 1st edition. History of Clyde Engineering.

MARLBOROUGH SOUNDS: Tasman & Golden Bays, A Guide for Tourist & Boatman

MARLBOROUGH SOUNDS: Tasman & Golden Bays, A Guide for Tourist & Boatman

$79.95NZD

1962. 1st edition. Vintage tourist guide to the Marlborough Sounds region.

KAWAU ISLAND: Beautiful, Historic, Poetic

KAWAU ISLAND: Beautiful, Historic, Poetic

$59.95NZD

1962. 1st edition. Vintage guide to Kawau Island.

WARKWORTH: The Kowhai Town

WARKWORTH: The Kowhai Town

$49.95NZD

1965. Vintage Tourist guide to Warkworth, New Zealand.

ESCAPE TO THE CAPE: A Travellers Guide
New Book

ESCAPE TO THE CAPE: A Travellers Guide

$59.95NZD

Vintage guide to the Northern Coromandel Peninsula.

SEEING NEW ZEALAND: An Illustrated Travel Guide

SEEING NEW ZEALAND: An Illustrated Travel Guide

$49.95NZD

1955. 1st edition. Peter Newton records the long histories of the region's great sheep farming locales as he tours the sites, speaking with those who work at the stations.

HAAST PASS HIGHWAY through Mount Aspiring National Park
New Book

HAAST PASS HIGHWAY through Mount Aspiring National Park

$59.95NZD

1960. Vintage tourist brochure

MAKING WAVES
New Book

MAKING WAVES

ISBN# 0473054760
$99.95NZD

1998. 1st edition. Les Hutchins established Fiordland travel in the 1950's in Manapouri a company that went on to become a major tourist operation in the Fiordland area.

HOKITIKA and QUEENSTOWN via HAAST
New Book

HOKITIKA and QUEENSTOWN via HAAST

$59.95NZD

1950. Vintage tourist guide to the Westland region of New Zealand.

A SOUVENIR of WESTLAND
New Book

A SOUVENIR of WESTLAND

$59.95NZD

1950. Vintage tourist guide to the Westland region of New Zealand.

The District of GISBORNE: Guide and Map to the Picturesque EAST COAST

The District of GISBORNE: Guide and Map to the Picturesque EAST COAST

$49.95NZD

1939. Vintage tourist information booklet.

The Franz Josef Glacier: A Photographic Record

The Franz Josef Glacier: A Photographic Record

ISBN# 0473035944
$59.95NZD

1983.

Sunny NELSON, New Zealand
New Book

Sunny NELSON, New Zealand

$99.95NZD

1960. Vintage tourist brochure.

NEW ZEALAND: South Island Greetings
New Book

NEW ZEALAND: South Island Greetings

$59.95NZD

1950. Vintage tourist pictorial brochure of scenes around the South Island.

Holiday Guide to OPOTIKI and the EAST COAST

Holiday Guide to OPOTIKI and the EAST COAST

$79.95NZD

1940. Vintage tourist brochure to Opotiki.

Universal Business Directory: TIMARU 1956
New Book

Universal Business Directory: TIMARU 1956

$124.95NZD

1956. SCARCE. Vintage directory of Timaru. Includes retro adverts.

MILDORD SOUND New Zealand: Vintage Tourist Guide 1950
New Book

MILDORD SOUND New Zealand: Vintage Tourist Guide 1950

$79.95NZD

1950. SCARCE. A vintage tourist guide to Milford Sound, New Zealand issued by NZ Tourism Department from the 1950s.

Greetings from...WEST COAST, South Island, New Zealand
New Book

Greetings from...WEST COAST, South Island, New Zealand

$79.95NZD

Vintage brochure on the West Coast.

West Coast Panorama
New Book

West Coast Panorama

$49.95NZD

1968. SCARCE. Colour photography by Gladys M Goodall in the West Coast of New Zealand.

OPOTKI CALLS ! Gate way to the East Coast 1960-1961

OPOTKI CALLS ! Gate way to the East Coast 1960-1961

$94.95NZD

1960. Vintage holiday brochure from the 1960s that includes a brochure for Pohutukawa Sea Coast Camps.

HOKIANGA : A visitor's guide
New Book

HOKIANGA : A visitor's guide

$59.95NZD

1985. 1st edition. Vintage visitors guide.

FOOTPRINTS ON THE MOON: 1969 Moon Landing Souvenir

FOOTPRINTS ON THE MOON: 1969 Moon Landing Souvenir

$19.95NZD

1969. 1st edition. Published to commemorate the moon landing and includes the story of the history and development of early space exploration.

A NEW TWIST: A Centennial History of Donaghys Industries
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.

Shoestring Shipping Line

Shoestring Shipping Line

$47.95NZD

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

BUILDING A BANK: The Century That Made Countrywide

BUILDING A BANK: The Century That Made Countrywide

$19.95NZD

1997. Countrywide Bank centenary celebration, 1897-1997

Bishop Harper and the Canterbury Settlement

Bishop Harper and the Canterbury Settlement

$59.95NZD

1909. (110 years old) A biography of a significant figure in the life of early Christchurch and Canterbury. Rare and collectable.

STOCK IN TRADE: Hellaby's First Hundred Years 1873-1973

STOCK IN TRADE: Hellaby's First Hundred Years 1873-1973

$29.95NZD

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

National Parks of New Zealand

National Parks of New Zealand

$39.95NZD

1971. Pictorial record of New Zealand.

RISKS AND REWARDS: A History of The South British Insurance Co. 1872-1972

RISKS AND REWARDS: A History of The South British Insurance Co. 1872-1972

$44.95NZD

1972. 1st edition. Nice book on New Zealand business history.

MARTHA HILL PROJECT: Environmental Impact Report Volume 1 1985
TATUA Co-operative Dairy Company : 100 Years
New Book

TATUA Co-operative Dairy Company : 100 Years

ISBN# 9781927181133
$249.95NZD

2014. Transports you from the company's origins as a cheese maker through to its emergence as a world-leading producer of highly specialised food and ingredient products.

Just a Bunch of Grocers: A History of Foodstuffs (Auckland) Ltd. 1922-2012
New Book

Just a Bunch of Grocers: A History of Foodstuffs (Auckland) Ltd. 1922-2012

ISBN# 9780473208387
$99.95NZD

2012. 1st edition. An accessible publication to celebrate the achievements of New World, Four Square, Pak'n'Save and of course the cheery Mr 4 Square himself.

A CUT ABOVE: The Early History of the Alliance Freezing Company (Southland) Ltd

A CUT ABOVE: The Early History of the Alliance Freezing Company (Southland) Ltd

ISBN# 0473003007
$39.95NZD

1985. 1st edition. The Alliance Freezing Company (Southland) Ltd has risen to take a leading role in the New Zealand freezing industry.

BORTHWICKS: A Century in the Meat Trade, 1863-1963

BORTHWICKS: A Century in the Meat Trade, 1863-1963

$39.95NZD

1963. 1st edition. Thomas Borthwick & Sons (Borthwicks) has been an integral part of the Australian meat processing industry since its inception in 1905.

The New Zealand Guide 1952

The New Zealand Guide 1952

$39.95NZD

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

ALBUM of CHRISTCHURCH VIEWS

ALBUM of CHRISTCHURCH VIEWS

$49.95NZD

1900. Monochrome fine line drawings of around Christchurch, New Zealand around early 1900.

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. 

War Record

War Record

$49.95NZD

1946. Govt' report on the New Zealand War effort.

100 YEARS OF CLAUDE STRATFORD
New Book

100 YEARS OF CLAUDE STRATFORD

ISBN# 9780958247733
$39.95NZD

2010. 1st edition. Biography of Claude Stratford, founder of Comvita Ltd.

Pirongia Forest Park

Pirongia Forest Park

$39.95NZD

1980. Vintage booklet on the Pirongia region in the North Island of New Zealand.

Franz Josef Glacier Valley Guide - Westland National Park

Franz Josef Glacier Valley Guide - Westland National Park

ISBN# 0959758909
$39.95NZD

1980. Vintage booklet on Franz Josef Glacier region in the South Island of New Zealand.