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The Story of New Zealand

The Story of New Zealand

ISBN# 0474000141
$28.95NZD

1985, 1st Edition.

Auckland & Northland : Pictures from the Past

Auckland & Northland : Pictures from the Past

ISBN# 187732700X
$24.95NZD

2002. A fascinating collection of photographs for a lively look back at Auckland and Northland.

The Lyttleton Time Ball Station

The Lyttleton Time Ball Station

$38.95NZD

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

New Zealand Travel Guide

New Zealand Travel Guide

$49.95NZD

1959. 1st Edition. An all-inclusive travel guide for both domestic and overseas visitors reflects much about NZ in the 1950's. Collectable.

Hillary of Everest : The Years After

Hillary of Everest : The Years After

$38.95NZD

1973. The life and times of Sir Edmund Hillary, New Zealand's famous mountaineer. Collectable

A People's History

A People's History

ISBN# 090891220X
$39.95NZD

1992. Illustrated Biographies from the Dictionary of New Zealand Biography Volume One 1769 - 1869.

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.

A Place on the Edge
New Book

A Place on the Edge

ISBN# 1869417178
$49.95NZD

2005. The story of the landmark building St. Matthew-In-The-City

Marsden of Maoriland

Marsden of Maoriland

$59.95NZD

1938. Pioneer and Peacemaker. Rare and Collectible.

Here They Come Again

Here They Come Again

$29.95NZD

1971. Photographs from the Muldoon era with captions, New Zealand from the 1970s.

Icons Nga Taonga: From the Collections of the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
New Book

Icons Nga Taonga: From the Collections of the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

ISBN# 090901096X
$69.95NZD

2004. Presents items from the collection held by Te Papa Tongarewa, the Museum of New Zealand.

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.

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 Beauty of Otago

The Beauty of Otago

ISBN# 0908598009
$29.95NZD

1979. Nice NZ or local history collectors book.

A Land Apart : The Mount Cook Alpine region

A Land Apart : The Mount Cook Alpine region

ISBN# 058900414X
$38.95NZD

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

Whykickamoocow: New Zealand Place Names

Whykickamoocow: New Zealand Place Names

ISBN# 1869418077
$28.95NZD

2006. An entertaining book providing glimpses into New Zealand history through the eyes of those people responsible for naming our towns, suburbs, cities and landmarks.

Wellington Harbour
New Book

Wellington Harbour

ISBN# 0958349800
$49.95NZD

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

Crikey! Talk About Kiwiana

Crikey! Talk About Kiwiana

ISBN# 9781869790660
$29.95NZD

2009. Crikey Dick is an illustrated collection of Kiwiana.

Bob Jones Letters

Bob Jones Letters

ISBN# 000216566X
$29.95NZD

1982. One of many titles by renowned businessman Bob Jones.

Nelson and Marlborough

Nelson and Marlborough

ISBN# 0589013378
$29.95NZD

1980. Collectible record of local history of this region.

Doctor In The Mountains

Doctor In The Mountains

$29.95NZD

1964. The case-history of a dedicated man of medicine, whose practice has been in the rugged and enormous ‘parish’ of the Lake Wakatipu district.

The Saga of Simkins

The Saga of Simkins

$47.95NZD

Circa 1940. Autographed. A fictional story of Corporal Herbert Simkins of the 2nd New Zealand Expeditionary Force.

Kiwi Afloat
New Book

Kiwi Afloat

ISBN# 0476009820
$39.95NZD

2005. Signed by Author. New Zealander Doris Coppell exploration of English canals.

Sins of the Father: The Long Shadow of a Religious Cult

Sins of the Father: The Long Shadow of a Religious Cult

ISBN# 9781877460302
$29.95NZD

2009. Neville Cooper started out to preach the Word and bring sinners to God, and to build a Christian utopia on earth. However, not all his followers could stomach the rule of this self-righteous man

Bay of Islands and Whangarei

Bay of Islands and Whangarei

ISBN# 0589013440
$29.95NZD

1980. Collectible record of local history of this region.

Exploration New Zealand

Exploration New Zealand

ISBN# 0589006673
$29.95NZD

1971. 1st edition. The first heavily illustrated history of exploration in New Zealand.

Early Auckland City And Provinces

Early Auckland City And Provinces

$49.95NZD

1955. Early Auckland history.

Long White Cloud; Aotearoa

Long White Cloud; Aotearoa

ISBN# 9780855582937
$37.95NZD

1973. New Zealand classic.

Centennial of Albertland 1862 -1962

Centennial of Albertland 1862 -1962

$49.95NZD

1962. 1st edition. Local Northland history. Very scarce.

The Birth of a City : Wellington 1840-1843

The Birth of a City : Wellington 1840-1843

$49.95NZD

1970. 1st edition. The history of the establishment and governance of the town of Wellington. 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.

Te Hihi School Golden Jubilee 1914-1964

Te Hihi School Golden Jubilee 1914-1964

$39.95NZD

1964. Rare and collectable.

Four Seasons of Country Diary

Four Seasons of Country Diary

ISBN# 0589014013
$39.95NZD

1982. Author has brought together some of his favourite New Zealand Country Diaries. The collection is illustrated by Sir Gordon Minhinnick. A very tidy humorous book.

The Eye Of The Lizard

The Eye Of The Lizard

$29.95NZD

1960. 1st Edition. A selection of editorials from the NZ Listener 1949-1959. Fascinating essays by perhaps the most interesting editor ever when the Listener was a considerable publication.

Scrutiny On The County

Scrutiny On The County

$39.95NZD

1986. A history of the Marlborough region.

Kaikoura New Zealand

Kaikoura New Zealand

ISBN# 0473095599
$29.95NZD

2002. A pictorial record of the Kaikoura region of New Zealand.

Untamed Coast : Auckland's Waitakere Ranges and West Coast Beaches

Untamed Coast : Auckland's Waitakere Ranges and West Coast Beaches

ISBN# 0908988117
$39.95NZD

1998. Signed by Author. Bob Harvey takes us on a personal odyssey to places he knows and loves.

National Parks of New Zealand

National Parks of New Zealand

$39.95NZD

1971. Pictorial record of New Zealand.

The Stories of Bill Manhire
New Book

The Stories of Bill Manhire

ISBN# 9780864739254
$39.95NZD

2015. Collects the stories from The New Land: A Picture Book (1990) and the stories added to South Pacific (1994) and Songs of My Life (1996).

The Way We Were : Hauraki Gulf

The Way We Were : Hauraki Gulf

ISBN# 1869581490
$19.95NZD

1995. Pictorial memories of early New Zealand

The Coromandel Collection

The Coromandel Collection

ISBN# 0473006715
$22.95NZD

1981. A pictorial record of the Coromandel region of New Zealand.

First to Care : 125 Years of the Order of St John in New Zealand, 1885-2010
New Book

First to Care : 125 Years of the Order of St John in New Zealand, 1885-2010

ISBN# 9781877514036
$59.95NZD

2009. A comprehensive history written of the Order of St John in New Zealand.

Heart of the MacKenzie: The Glenmore Station Story
New Book

Heart of the MacKenzie: The Glenmore Station Story

ISBN# 9781775536055
$49.95NZD

2014. The gripping story of an iconic New Zealand high country sheep station in the heart of the South Island's MacKenzie Country.

The Queen in Nelson, New Zealand
New Book

The Queen in Nelson, New Zealand

$48.95NZD

1954. Souvenir of the Queens visit. Still new, highly collectable Royal enthusiasts book.

Rodney : Auckland North
New Book

Rodney : Auckland North

ISBN# 9780473224028
$29.95NZD

2014. A Coast to Coast Pictorial Discovery.

King Kauri : Tales and Traditions of the Kauri Country

King Kauri : Tales and Traditions of the Kauri Country

ISBN# 0908608713
$48.95NZD

1996. This is a history of the Kauri tree in New Zealand.

The Spirit of Coromandel

The Spirit of Coromandel

ISBN# 0474000168
$28.95NZD

1985. Looks at the rugged and beautiful wilderness of the Coromandel Peninsula.

Seacoast in the Seventies

Seacoast in the Seventies

ISBN# 034015778X
$39.95NZD

1973. The future of the New Zealand Shoreline.

Snow On the Lindis
New Book

Snow On the Lindis

ISBN# 9781775537922
$39.95NZD

2015. Madge Snow's story of living at Morven Hills Station on the Lindis Pass.

New Zealand Plants and Their Story

New Zealand Plants and Their Story

$49.95NZD

1967. Illustrated with 71 photographs, this early 20th-century book examines native New Zealand plants.

The Last Resorts

The Last Resorts

$39.95NZD

1969. Interesting facts on the top places and resorts in New Zealand.

The Northern Club 1869-1994
New Book

The Northern Club 1869-1994

ISBN# 0473027267
$42.95NZD

1994. A history of the Northern Club in is 125 year existence.

Warkworth New Zealand: Book 2
New Book

Warkworth New Zealand: Book 2

ISBN# 047303689
$39.95NZD

1996. Book 2. Signed by Author

Then and Now: Auckland, Waikato & The Bay of Plenty

Then and Now: Auckland, Waikato & The Bay of Plenty

ISBN# 1877327204
$28.95NZD

2004. A nice pictorial view of these regions.

Changing Days and Changing Ways

Changing Days and Changing Ways

$49.95NZD

1954. 1st edition. Memoirs of the late nineteenth century settlers of Palmerston North and the Manawatu.

Annals of Early Dunedin

Annals of Early Dunedin

$49.95NZD

1973. A chronological history of Dunedin. Signed by Author. #309 of 2000 copies.

The Heart of the Mahurangi

The Heart of the Mahurangi

$28.95NZD

1990. A booklet of children's interviews with ten older residents of the Mahurangi District

The Synecology of the West Taupo Indigenous Forest

The Synecology of the West Taupo Indigenous Forest

$49.95NZD

1963. Vintage technical and reference.

As Far as a Man May Go : Captain Cook's New Zealand

As Far as a Man May Go : Captain Cook's New Zealand

$34.95NZD

1969. 1st Edition. A journey tracing Capt Cook's first trip around New Zealand, drawn from Cook's historical notes & with comparison to the original voyage.

Some Other Country : New Zealand's Best Short Stories

Some Other Country : New Zealand's Best Short Stories

ISBN# 0048200182
$17.95NZD

1984. A collection of stories from the body of New Zealand writing that began with the work of the young expatriate writer, Katherine Mansfield.

Plant Protection in New Zealand

Plant Protection in New Zealand

$39.95NZD

1956. Vintage technical & reference. Plant Diseases Division; Technical Correspondence School NZ

Farthest South

Farthest South

$47.95NZD

1953. 1st edition. A journey often on foot through southern towns all the way down to Bluff.

John Robert Godley of Canterbury

John Robert Godley of Canterbury

$47.95NZD

1950. 1st Edition. A biography of the leading force behind the settlement of Canterbury.

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. The history of New Zealand/Australian publishers and booksellers, A. H. & A. W. Reed, on their 60th anniversary. 

The Decorative Arts of the New Zealand Maori

The Decorative Arts of the New Zealand Maori

ISBN# 0589000322
$28.95NZD

1975. Over 136 plates, mostly in color, of Maori arts.

Great Barrier Island

Great Barrier Island

ISBN# 1877257036
$28.95NZD

2004. Profusely illustrated in colour, and with maps and sketches, this is an essential resource for all visitors.

The Turners of Huia

The Turners of Huia

$39.95NZD

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.

Memories of Mansion House : Kawau Island, New Zealand

Memories of Mansion House : Kawau Island, New Zealand

ISBN# 0908596073
$42.95NZD

1980. 1st Edition. An entertaining and authentic part of the on-going history of Kawau Island.

Victoria University College : An essay towards a history

Victoria University College : An essay towards a history

$44.95NZD

1949. 1st Edition. Rare and collectable.

Auckland by the Sea: 100 Years of Work and Play
New Book

Auckland by the Sea: 100 Years of Work and Play

ISBN# 9781869537005
$34.95NZD

2007. The development of the Auckland isthmus coastline for work and pleasure over the 100 years before World War II.

Tooth and Nail: The Story of a Daughter of the Depression

Tooth and Nail: The Story of a Daughter of the Depression

ISBN# 0589008773
$29.95NZD

1974. 1st edition. The true and powerful story of a young Mary Findlay during the bitter days of the Depression in 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
$57.95NZD

1983. Nice rugby or history enthusiasts book. Rare and collectable.

The Story of the British Empire Games

The Story of the British Empire Games

$49.95NZD

1950. 1st Edition. Rare and collectable.

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.

As Darker Grows The Night

As Darker Grows The Night

ISBN# 0340201991
$47.95NZD

1975. 1st Edition. A lively and cheerful account of a challenging, often adventurous life far from the settled pattern of today's suburbia. Collectable maritime history.

Behind Closed Doors
New Book

Behind Closed Doors

ISBN# 1869417305
$39.95NZD

2004. A gripping and revealing first-hand account of one family's experience in the Exclusive Brethren community in New Zealand.

Story of Northland

Story of Northland

ISBN# 0589009095
$37.95NZD

1956. Nice NZ history collectors book.

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

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

ISBN# 9780908817016
$47.95NZD

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

Te Ao Maori: The Maori World
New Book

Te Ao Maori: The Maori World

ISBN# 9780143010302
$36.95NZD

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.

People and the Land / TE Tangata Me TE Whenua

People and the Land / TE Tangata Me TE Whenua

ISBN# 9780046140137
$39.95NZD

1996. An Illustrated History of New Zealand 1820-1920.

Growing Points and Prickles: Life in New Zealand between 1920 and 1960

Growing Points and Prickles: Life in New Zealand between 1920 and 1960

ISBN# 0723303142
$28.95NZD

1971. First Edition.

Cora and Co: The first half-century of New Zealand youth hostelling
Wild New Zealand from the Road
New Book

Wild New Zealand from the Road

ISBN# 9781869793494
$44.95NZD

2010. A handbook outlining the most significant features of our wilderness and introducing the key species and where they can easily be observed and experienced.

It Must be Watties!

It Must be Watties!

ISBN# 1869534093
$19.95NZD

1998. This book tells the story of Wattie's from its humble beginnings to its multinational status.

Our First Fifty Years

Our First Fifty Years

$27.95NZD

1963. 1913 - 1963 Mt Albert Presbyterian Church

100 Years In Pitt Street

100 Years In Pitt Street

$48.95NZD

Circa 1966. Centenary History of the Pitt Street Methodist Church, Auckland 1866-1966.

Those Were the Days: A Celebration of the Weekly News 1930s / 1940s / 1950s
New Book

Those Were the Days: A Celebration of the Weekly News 1930s / 1940s / 1950s

ISBN# 1869470354
$39.95NZD

1993. A nostalgic look at life from the much loveed glossy pages of The Weekly News.

Story of Auckland in Pictures

Story of Auckland in Pictures

$27.95NZD

1971. A publication to mark the Centenary of the Auckland City Council

Q and Eh: Questions and Answers on Language with a Kiwi Twist
New Book

Q and Eh: Questions and Answers on Language with a Kiwi Twist

ISBN# 9781869793432
$19.95NZD

2012. Four leading linguists, tackle the common-place and quirky questions that arise from what we say, read and write.

War Record

War Record

$49.95NZD

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

Stallion Challenges
New Book

Stallion Challenges

ISBN# 9781775538349
$35.95NZD

2015. Follow television stars Vicki, Kelly and Amanda Wilson on their quest to train 10 wild, difficult and sometimes dangerous Kaimanawas for competition in the first national Stallion Challenges.

Green Shade

Green Shade

$42.95NZD

1967. Nice collectors book.

Maori Myth and Legend

Maori Myth and Legend

ISBN# 0790001497
$23.95NZD

1972. The Maori have a rich and colourful tradition of myth and legend. Some of their most important and popular tales are retold in this classic book.

Hot Water Country

Hot Water Country

ISBN# 0589010506
$34.95NZD

1977. Life and leisure in New Zealand's volcanic wonderland.

Apirana Ngata E Tipu e Rea

Apirana Ngata E Tipu e Rea

$44.95NZD

1988. Te Kete Raukura series. Rare and collectable.

High Country Journey: From Glen Lyon to Molesworth

High Country Journey: From Glen Lyon to Molesworth

ISBN# 0589013394
$38.95NZD

1980. One of the best Canterbury books. This is a classic of Canterbury literature that describes most of the high country stations as the author saw them.

He Rau Aroha : A Hundred Leaves Of Love

He Rau Aroha : A Hundred Leaves Of Love

ISBN# 0140088423
$46.95NZD

1986. Maori short stories

The Lure of New Lands
New Book

The Lure of New Lands

ISBN# 9780908608539
$37.95NZD

2004. New Zealand's early history as seen by immigrants in the 1850s

In Search of Ancient New Zealand

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.

100 Years Aberdeen Angus In New Zealand
New Book

100 Years Aberdeen Angus In New Zealand

$58.95NZD

1968. 1st Edition. A breed history of the NZ Aberdeen Angus Society of NZ.

Pioneering to Prosperity 1874 1974

Pioneering to Prosperity 1874 1974

$47.95NZD

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

People and Places: New Lynn 1930-1940

People and Places: New Lynn 1930-1940

ISBN# 047308399X
$37.95NZD

2002. Written and photographic record of the people servicing the community of New Lynn during the period 1930-1940

A Book of New Zealand

A Book of New Zealand

$44.95NZD

1964. Vintage New Zealand reference with fifty-four photographs.

Beginnings: A History of North Shore, Auckland Vol 1

Beginnings: A History of North Shore, Auckland Vol 1

$27.95NZD

1977. Volume 1. Nice account of local NZ history.

The Heart of Colonial Auckland 1865-1910

The Heart of Colonial Auckland 1865-1910

ISBN# 1869411579
$28.95NZD

1992. Looks at what is now central Auckland, but which for many years was Auckland, between 1865 and 1910.

Above Auckland
New Book

Above Auckland

ISBN# 9781869664381
$39.95NZD

2015. An up-to-the-minute view of the pace of urban development in Auckland, and showcase a city of stunning scenic diversity.

Around Christchurch by Tram in the 20th Century

Around Christchurch by Tram in the 20th Century

ISBN# 186934071X
$34.95NZD

1999. Christchurch history.

Christchurch Changing : An Illustrated History
New Book

Christchurch Changing : An Illustrated History

ISBN# 0908812531
$39.95NZD

2007. Tells the story of a major New Zealand city over the past hundred and fifty years.

Hospital On The Avon

Hospital On The Avon

$47.95NZD

1962. The History of the Christchurch Hospital 1862-1962. Rare and collectible.

KOHIKA : The Archaeology of a Late Maori Lake Village
New Book

KOHIKA : The Archaeology of a Late Maori Lake Village

ISBN# 1869403150
$109.95NZD

2004. The Archaeology of a Late Maori Lake Village in the Ngati Awa Rohe Bay of Plenty New Zealand

The Katikati Story

The Katikati Story

$48.95NZD

1975. Centennial Souvenir Issue. Journal 53

SEARCH! A Story of Search and Rescue

SEARCH! A Story of Search and Rescue

$37.95NZD

1979. A history of land Search and Rescue in Taranaki. Nice NZ history collectors book.

The Wahine Disaster

The Wahine Disaster

$48.95NZD

1969. 1st Edition. New Zealand's greatest maritime disaster. Nice maritime collectors book.

99 Ways into NZ Poetry
New Book

99 Ways into NZ Poetry

ISBN# 9781869791780
$49.95NZD

2010. Celebrates the richness and variety of New Zealand poetry by outlining many of the numerous ways to read - and write - poems. It offers 80 key poems that showcase different aspects of the genre,

Slipping into Paradise: Why I Live in New Zealand
New Book

Slipping into Paradise: Why I Live in New Zealand

ISBN# 0345466144
$24.95NZD

2004. A tribute to the author's adopted home in New Zealand from California.

Living on Shaky Ground
New Book

Living on Shaky Ground

ISBN# 9781775536888
$54.95NZD

2014. The Science and Story Behind New Zealand's Earthquakes

Musterer on Molesworth

Musterer on Molesworth

$74.95NZD

1953. 1st Edition. Rare and collectable. Author's account of mustering on this iconic high country station. Bruce worked summers in 1928, '29 and '30.

Beyond ANZUS

Beyond ANZUS

ISBN# 0473002914
$47.95NZD

1985. Alternatives for Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific

Cycling Auckland
New Book

Cycling Auckland

ISBN# 9781869663186
$26.95NZD

2011. Includes 19 of the best routes and cycleways to ride around Auckland, urban and suburban, with detailed maps and descriptions.

True Red: The Life of an ex-Mongrel Mob Gang Leader.

True Red: The Life of an ex-Mongrel Mob Gang Leader.

ISBN# 9780473128432
$46.95NZD

2007. Signed by author.

The McCashin's Story: the First Craft Beer & the Kiwi Brewing Revolution It Sparked
New Book

The McCashin's Story: the First Craft Beer & the Kiwi Brewing Revolution It Sparked

ISBN# 9781775534648
$27.95NZD

2013. Nelson and New Zealand's craft beer revolution.

Kimble Bent Malcontent
New Book

Kimble Bent Malcontent

ISBN# 9781869795160
$54.95NZD

2012. The adventuring life of Kimble Bent - sailor, soldier, deserter, outlaw and Hauhau slave - in a dramatic graphic novel.

Skye to Timber Mountain

Skye to Timber Mountain

ISBN# 0476006619
$39.95NZD

2004. 1st Edition. A family history from the Clearances in the Isle of Skye, Scotland, in the 1700s, emigration to Canada in 1803, thence emigration to Northland in 1858.

Eight daughters, three sons: Glenaray, Southland

Eight daughters, three sons: Glenaray, Southland

ISBN# 0589009001
$39.95NZD

1975. First edition. The story of George Pinckeney and Glenary Station.

The Life and Times of a Good Keen Man

The Life and Times of a Good Keen Man

ISBN# 0959788974
$24.95NZD

1992. A continuation of Barry Crump's country humour and classic tales

The Story Of Sandspit

The Story Of Sandspit

$43.95NZD

1998. Gateway to Kawau. Scare and hard to find.

Early Manukau - Secrets Of Yesterday

Early Manukau - Secrets Of Yesterday

ISBN# 0473010720
$34.95NZD

1990. Signed by Author. The history of the authors family on the northern shores of the Manukau Harbour. NZ history collectors book.

Mothers Darlings of the South Pacific
New Book

Mothers Darlings of the South Pacific

ISBN# 9781927322635
$39.95NZD

2016. The Children of Indigenous Women and US Servicemen, WWII

A River Rules My Life

A River Rules My Life

$38.95NZD

1963. 1st Edition. Traces the authors life and the history of Mount Algidus Station way up the Wilberforce and Rakaia rivers in the 1930’s.

Gold And Greenstone

Gold And Greenstone

ISBN# 0908968000
$12.95NZD

1993. A continuation of Barry Crump's country humour and classic tales.

Bullock Creek

Bullock Creek

ISBN# 0959789715
$12.95NZD

1996. A continuation of Barry Crump's country humour and classic tales.

There And Back

There And Back

$15.95NZD

1963. 1st Edition. Barry Crump's fourth book, includes Sam Cash, Barry's hard case New Zealander joker.

The Odd Spot of Bother

The Odd Spot of Bother

$13.95NZD

1967. Winning the national lottery doesn't exactly make life easier for Windy. Those spots of bother lead him into more and more hilarious situations.

Gulf

Gulf

$24.95NZD

1964. 1st Edition. 12 stories set in Queensland, Australia. Crocodile shooting.

Shit Towns of New Zealand

Shit Towns of New Zealand

$19.95NZD

2018. This very funny book describes New Zealand's towns and suburbs from the affluent to the effluent, the rural to the urinal, profiling all the best places not to visit, or heaven forbid, live.

Blokes and Sheds

Blokes and Sheds

ISBN# 9781869502782
$16.95NZD

1998. This is a unique portrait of life in NZ's masculine heartland.

Baches and Cribs

Baches and Cribs

ISBN# 9780143009238
$17.95NZD

2008. A pictional journey through new Zealand favourite holiday places.

Wrinkly Tin : The Story of Corrugated Iron in New Zealand

Wrinkly Tin : The Story of Corrugated Iron in New Zealand

ISBN# 1877338702
$49.95NZD

2009. Signed by Author. This is the story of corrugated iron - how the familiar black sand on our beaches eventually becomes the corrugated iron adorning our towns.

Robert Laidlaw Man for Our Time: Triumph against all odds

Robert Laidlaw Man for Our Time: Triumph against all odds

ISBN# 0958212406
$22.95NZD

1999. The history of the Farmers company and the development of New Zealand industry in the first 50 years of the 20th century.

Gulf

Gulf

ISBN# 0959757384
$29.95NZD

1980. Signed by Author. Tells the story of Auckland, Thames, Coromandel

Beyond the Skippers Road

Beyond the Skippers Road

ISBN# 0589000063
$38.95NZD

1965. 1st Edition. An account of high country sheep farming in a remote and isolated area of the South Island.

Kiwiana : Uniquely New Zealand

Kiwiana : Uniquely New Zealand

ISBN# 9780947503512
$24.95NZD

2017. As new. Kiwiana is an essential guide for both New Zealanders and overseas visitors, identifying and celebrating some of the more colourful and durable aspects of this country’s popular culture.

The Tip of the Iceberg

The Tip of the Iceberg

ISBN# 0473032333
$84.95NZD

1995. Signed by Author. A collection of yarns and ditties on New Zealanders in Antarctica. Rare and collectable.

Discovering Gems on the Hibiscus Coast

Discovering Gems on the Hibiscus Coast

$24.95NZD

1991. Local NZ history.

Tips from Your Grandad
New Book

Tips from Your Grandad

ISBN# 9781877460593
$24.95NZD

2010. A practical, how-to-guide that covers a wide range of lifestyle basics.

Beginnings: A History of North Shore, Auckland Vol 3
The Story of Wakatipu
New Book

The Story of Wakatipu

$43.95NZD

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.

The Wahine Disaster

The Wahine Disaster

$18.95NZD

1974. New Zealand's greatest maritime disaster.

Waimarino County & Other Excursions
New Book

Waimarino County & Other Excursions

ISBN# 9781869403911
$23.95NZD

2008. Explores memories of a small-town childhood.

Ad Lucem: Napier Girls' High School 1884-1984

Ad Lucem: Napier Girls' High School 1884-1984

$32.95NZD

1984. History of Napier Girls' High School 1884-1984.

History of the County of Hawke's Bay

History of the County of Hawke's Bay

$27.95NZD

1973. NZ history.

Nelson Pilgrimage

Nelson Pilgrimage

$28.95NZD

1965. 1st Edition. Reed takes to the roads of the Nelson District. Collectable.

From Top to Bottom Reinga to Bluff

From Top to Bottom Reinga to Bluff

ISBN# 0473049309
$17.95NZD

1998. New Zealand's 'custodian of country lore' recalls the whims and foibles, the inconsistencies and achievements of ordinary and extraordinary folk in this slice-of-life ramble.

Wellington Prospect; Survey of a city 1840-1970

Wellington Prospect; Survey of a city 1840-1970

ISBN# 456005102
$34.95NZD

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

Maori Legends

Maori Legends

$39.95NZD

1972. Behind the scenes of Maori belief in the supernatural.

Maori Custom Today

Maori Custom Today

$33.95NZD

1971. Maori Customs and traces them back to their origins.

Tavern In The Town

Tavern In The Town

$32.95 $19.95NZD

1957. The history of New Zealand's public houses. Collectable

The Courts and Criminal Punishments

The Courts and Criminal Punishments

$64.95NZD

1969. 1st Edition. Three lectures by Sir John Vincent William Barry. Judge of the Supreme Court of Victoria Australia. Rare and collectable.

Speaking for Ourselves

Speaking for Ourselves

ISBN# 0140078185
$17.95NZD

1986. Echoes from New Zealand's Past form the Award-Winning 'Spectrum' Radio Series

The Sixty Million Muster

The Sixty Million Muster

$37.95NZD

1966. 1st Edition. A tribute to the sheep, to the farmers and their working dogs, and to those who process and market the fine end-products-prime meat, and spendid wool

Observations: Studies in New Zealand Documentary
New Book

Observations: Studies in New Zealand Documentary

ISBN# 9780864736567
$38.95NZD

2011. From the front line of film making, this record highlights an adventurous art form, celebrating its role in a colorful country’s milestones.

Piki Ake!

Piki Ake!

ISBN# 1869400844
$13.95NZD

1993. 1st Edition. This is the second collection of poetry by an award-winning Maori poet.

Has anyone a good word for Tripoli Manu?

Has anyone a good word for Tripoli Manu?

$38.95NZD

1970. Rare and collectable.

Kerikeri: Heritage of Dreams

Kerikeri: Heritage of Dreams

ISBN# 0959792651
$69.95NZD

1994. Rare and collectable. A history of Kerikeri, from the pre-missionary days to the 1990s.

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.

Legends of Rotorua and the Hot Lakes

Legends of Rotorua and the Hot Lakes

$48.95NZD

1958. Rare and collectable. The Thermal Region of Rotorua is the home of legends and fantasy.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Golden Days of Lake County

Golden Days of Lake County

ISBN# 0723301948
$49.95NZD

1949. As new. The story of human endeavor that preceded, and followed upon, the discovery of gold in its mountains, rivers and river terraces.

Golden Days of Lake County

Golden Days of Lake County

ISBN# 0723301948
$32.95NZD

1962. Signed by Author. The story of human endeavor that preceded, and followed upon, the discovery of gold in its mountains, rivers and river terraces.

Inventions from the Shed

Inventions from the Shed

ISBN# 1869503236
$14.95NZD

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

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.

 Memories of Ruawai,Tokatoka and Rehia

Memories of Ruawai,Tokatoka and Rehia

$47.95NZD

1991. Signed by Author. NZ regional history.

A Guide To the Rimutaka Forest Park

A Guide To the Rimutaka Forest Park

ISBN# 0477014488
$14.95NZD

1989. Dept of Conservation publication.

Hail Otago

Hail Otago

$27.95NZD

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

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.

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.

Lord Cobham's Speeches

Lord Cobham's Speeches

$38.95NZD

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
$24.95NZD

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

Dust to Gold
New Book

Dust to Gold

ISBN# 9781869792800
$37.95NZD

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

Manawatu and its Neighbours

Manawatu and its Neighbours

$37.95NZD

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

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.

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.

The Boss's Story

The Boss's Story

$24.95NZD

1966. 1st Edition. The problems and pleasures of managing Mount White a New Zealand Sheep Station.

A Hundred Million Trees

A Hundred Million Trees

ISBN# 0340245433
$32.95NZD

1982. 1st Edition. The story of NZ Forest Products is one of New Zealand's two biggest companies.

A Century of Auckland Commerce 1856 - 1956

A Century of Auckland Commerce 1856 - 1956

$39.95NZD

1956. A history of the Auckland Chamber of Commerce. Nice collectors book.

The Wharf at Waterfall Bay
New Book

The Wharf at Waterfall Bay

ISBN# 9781775534563
$27.95NZD

2013. The inspiring and entertaining story of a determined young woman alone who overcame the isolation of her family farm to build a flourishing business.

New Zealand's Heritage Series

New Zealand's Heritage Series

$49.95NZD

1973. 12x books in the making of a nation series.

The Rangiatea Story

The Rangiatea Story

$28.95NZD

1968. Rangiatea Church in Otaki,was the oldest Maori Anglican church in New Zealand.

The Elingamite and its Treasure

The Elingamite and its Treasure

ISBN# 340107774
$23.95NZD

1969. 1st Edition. Shipwreck off the New Zealand coast and the excitement of a modern search for gold.

God's Own Country?

God's Own Country?

$14.99NZD

1973. A study of immigrants in New Zealand society. Collectors book

Coates' Tale

Coates' Tale

ISBN# 0473031825
$23.95NZD

1995. War Hero, Politician, Statesman, Joseph Gordon Coates, Prime Minister of NZ, 1925-1928

The Friendly Road

The Friendly Road

$37.95NZD

1964. 1st Edition. Recounts the AH Reed travels by foot through Otago, Canterbury, Westland and the Haast.

Island On The Skyline: Great Barrier Island

Island On The Skyline: Great Barrier Island

ISBN# 9780589004286
$29.95NZD

1971. 1st Edition. A social and family history of Great Barrier Island in the Hauraki Gulf.

With the Prince in New Zealand

With the Prince in New Zealand

$46.95NZD

1920. British Royal Tour to New Zealand

Now and Then: Te Puke 1881-1991

Now and Then: Te Puke 1881-1991

$24.95NZD

1981. Nice history collectors book.