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EVERYBODY'S STORY OF NEW ZEALAND

EVERYBODY'S STORY OF NEW ZEALAND

$34.95NZD

1950. Vintage comprehensive history of NZ; the explorers, natives, missionaries, Scottish settlements, gold strikes and more

TAWA: Enterprise and Endeavour

TAWA: Enterprise and Endeavour

ISBN# 0473007150
$49.95NZD

1988. 1st Edition. Illustrated history of the Tawa Borough of Wellington and its Council

Big Country of the North Island

Big Country of the North Island

ISBN# 058900008X
$39.95NZD

1969. Illustrated survey of 45 prominent country stations, with history of each including humorous anecdotes

Bobsy's Bay

Bobsy's Bay

$69.95NZD

1971. 1st Edition. Self published history and personal recollections of Bobsy Bay in New Zealand's Marlborough Sounds

New Zealand Famous Firsts and Related Records

New Zealand Famous Firsts and Related Records

$69.95NZD

1961. 1st edition. Collection of NZ records on such subjects as athletics, banking, farming, horse-racing and Parliament

A HISTORY OF TIMARU HOSPITAL

A HISTORY OF TIMARU HOSPITAL

$49.95NZD

1974. 1st Edition. Illustrated and fascinating story of Timaru Hospital, from its inception in 1864 through to the modern hospital of today

Westport: Struggle for Survival - an illustrated history

Westport: Struggle for Survival - an illustrated history

$49.95NZD

1973. 1st Edition. Comprehensive and illustrated history of Westport; the oldest town in the Westland region

yesterday-today in South New Zealand

yesterday-today in South New Zealand

$49.95NZD

1980. 1st Edition. Historic book on the South Island of NZ, around the people of the Seventh Day Adventists Church

EX CATHEDRA : A History of the Cathedral School of Christchurch,New Zealand 1881 - 1981

EX CATHEDRA : A History of the Cathedral School of Christchurch,New Zealand 1881 - 1981

$74.95NZD

1981. 1st edition. Illustrated throughout with photos, a comprehensive history celebrating the centenary of Cathedral Grammar School

Our Motoring Heritage

Our Motoring Heritage

$59.95NZD

1973. 1st edition. The history and development of motoring in NZ, with references to the oil industry, early vehicles and roading.

The CENTENNIAL HISTORY OF WELLINGTON COLLEGE

The CENTENNIAL HISTORY OF WELLINGTON COLLEGE

$49.95NZD

1967. 1st Edition. Celebrating the first 100 years of the distinguished Wellington Boys' College, written by a past student and headmaster

A History of the Otago Hospital Board

A History of the Otago Hospital Board

$59.95NZD

1984. 1st edition. History of the early health services in Dunedin and Otago and what developed into the Hospital Board.

SIXTY YEARS OF SERVICE : Rotary Club Napier 1924-1984

SIXTY YEARS OF SERVICE : Rotary Club Napier 1924-1984

ISBN# 0473002337
$49.95NZD

1984. 1st edition. Celebrating 60 years of the Rotary Club of Napier and a tribute to the Rotarians and their work in the community.

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

NATIVE ANIMALS OF NEW ZEALAND: Handbook of Zoology

NATIVE ANIMALS OF NEW ZEALAND: Handbook of Zoology

ISBN# 0908623100
$49.95NZD

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

Canterbury Colonists Galleries

Canterbury Colonists Galleries

$84.95NZD

1960. Guide to the Canterbury Museum's early Christchurch street with twelve shops and cob house

Eight Christchurch Schools

Eight Christchurch Schools

$54.95NZD

1956. Early history and life of eight foundation schools in Christchurch including Boys and Girls High, St Bedes and St Andrews

The Holyoake Years

The Holyoake Years

$44.95NZD

1977. Biography of Sir Keith Holyoake, former Prime Minister and Governor General of NZ - the only person to hold both positions

The Ironmasters : The First One Hundred Years of H.E. Shacklock

The Ironmasters : The First One Hundred Years of H.E. Shacklock

$39.95NZD

1973. 1st edition. Celebrating the centenary of the well-known Dunedin based foundry and engineering business, a household name

Away North Away South

Away North Away South

$49.95NZD

1965. 1st edition. A personal and illustrated view of New Zealand's scenic attractions from north to south

TE ARAWA: A History of the Arawa People

TE ARAWA: A History of the Arawa People

$224.95NZD

1967. 1st edition. RARE. This history of Te Arawa, who today occupy the Rotorua lakes district and part of the central Bay of Plenty.

Death of the RAINBOW WARRIOR

Death of the RAINBOW WARRIOR

ISBN# 0140097384
$24.95NZD

1986. The full inside story of the sensational bombing of the Greenpeace vessel the Rainbow Warrior in July 1985.

Aunt Daisy & Uncle Sam: Aunt Daisy's War-Time Journey to United States

Aunt Daisy & Uncle Sam: Aunt Daisy's War-Time Journey to United States

$84.95NZD

1944. Account of Aunt Daisy's visit to the US to promote NZ, including tea with First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt

THE LIGHT ACCEPTED: 125 Years of Wellington College

THE LIGHT ACCEPTED: 125 Years of Wellington College

ISBN# 1869340329
$69.95NZD

1992. History of Wellington College, 1867-1992

More Memories

More Memories

$49.95NZD

1998. Collection of 'Memory Lane' columns by Gordon Parry, writer and former features editor of the Otago Daily Times

The Water Joey: Old Wheat Mills of Canterbury

The Water Joey: Old Wheat Mills of Canterbury

ISBN# 058900980
$49.95NZD

1976. A nostalgic fully illustrated guide to the old wheat mills of Canterbury and the men and women who served them.

Gold Trails of Otago

Gold Trails of Otago

ISBN# 589004190
$69.95NZD

1970. A traveller's guide to the goldfields of Otago, including instructions for prospecting and history of the Gold Rush

GROG'S OWN COUNTRY: History of Liquor Licensing in New Zealand

GROG'S OWN COUNTRY: History of Liquor Licensing in New Zealand

$69.95NZD

1959. Serious study of the social havoc wrought in NZ by the alcohol laws and the liquor industry.

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'.

A life on Gorge River: New Zealand's remotest family

A life on Gorge River: New Zealand's remotest family

ISBN# 9781869793302
$28.95NZD

2010. Robert Long and his family live in complete isolation, in a hut two days' walk south of Haast in South Westland.

10th BRITISH COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Christchurch 1974 - Collection of Memorabilia

10th BRITISH COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Christchurch 1974 - Collection of Memorabilia

$149.95NZD

1974. Collection of memorabilia of 1974 Commonwealth Games - book, official pictorial review and souvenir newspaper

The Decorative Arts of the New Zealand Maori

The Decorative Arts of the New Zealand Maori

ISBN# 0589000322
$49.95NZD

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

Robert Laidlaw Man for Our Time: Triumph against all odds

Robert Laidlaw Man for Our Time: Triumph against all odds

ISBN# 0958212406
$38.95NZD

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

The Wakatipians or Early Days in New Zealand

The Wakatipians or Early Days in New Zealand

$39.95NZD

1964. History of early pioneers of the Wakatipu Lake District.

Art  Deco Napier: Styles of the Thirties

Art Deco Napier: Styles of the Thirties

ISBN# 0474002519
$39.95NZD

1987. Rebuilt after the great earthquake of 1931 into the Art Deco architectural style, this is a long-awaited celebration of the city

A Lucky Landing: The Story of the Irish in New Zealand

A Lucky Landing: The Story of the Irish in New Zealand

ISBN# 1869412885
$29.95NZD

1996. An account and history of the influence of Irish immigrants who arrived in NZ from the 19th century onwards

Kiwi down the Strada

Kiwi down the Strada

$49.95NZD

1963. Wartime memoirs and recollections of the Kiwi experience in Italy during the second World War

A Century's Challenge : History of Wright, Stephenson & Co. Ltd 1861-1961

A Century's Challenge : History of Wright, Stephenson & Co. Ltd 1861-1961

$42.95NZD

1961. History of this NZ firm, early settlement and establishment of agriculture, links with the UK and Australia

Wild Irishman : The Story of Bill Hamilton....

Wild Irishman : The Story of Bill Hamilton....

ISBN# 0589012940
$79.95NZD

1969. Fascinating biography of Bill Hamilton, the NZ inventor (almost by accident) of the jetboat motor. Includes Irishman Creek souvenir visitors program

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.

Freshwater Fishes of New Zealand
New Book

Freshwater Fishes of New Zealand

ISBN# 0790007819
$19.95NZD

2001. Reed New Zealand Nature Series

The Story of Wakatipu

The Story of Wakatipu

$39.95NZD

1968. The early days and growth of Lake Wakatipu and Queenstown up to the boom era of the 1970s

The Years Before My Death : Memories of a comic life
New Book

The Years Before My Death : Memories of a comic life

ISBN# 9781877460579
$29.95NZD

2010. Autobiography of one of New Zealand's best known comedy actors, illustrated with b&w and colour photos

Our Nation's Story : A Course of British History : Standard V

Our Nation's Story : A Course of British History : Standard V

$79.95NZD

Circa 1936. NZ primary school textbook for a course of British history for Standard V pupils

The Heart of Auckland : Yesterday Today

The Heart of Auckland : Yesterday Today

$38.95NZD

Circa 1970. A pictorial record with b&w photos and a map of the Auckland city centre

Whitcombe's Map Reading in Geography : with examples of topographic maps weather maps & photographs
Southwest Pacific : Australia and New Zealand and their Pacific Island neighbourhoods

Southwest Pacific : Australia and New Zealand and their Pacific Island neighbourhoods

$39.95NZD

1954. Authoritative and objective account of the territories of the Southwest Pacific, well-illustrated with photos and maps

Waitomo Caves : New Zealand's Underground Wonderland

Waitomo Caves : New Zealand's Underground Wonderland

$39.95NZD

1953. Illustrated with b&w photos, drawings and maps, a vintage visitor's guide to the Waitomo Caves

North Maoris vs Southern Maoris : Prince of Wales Cup 1964. Official opening of Te Awamutu Stadium

North Maoris vs Southern Maoris : Prince of Wales Cup 1964. Official opening of Te Awamutu Stadium

$49.95NZD

1964. Souvenir programme from 1964 rugby game in Te Awamutu in the centenary year of the Battle of Orakau

The Four Corners of New Zealand

The Four Corners of New Zealand

$37.95NZD

1954. Details four major walks undertaken by the author around NZ and his observations and encounters with locals.

New Zealand's Wonderland.  A Weird Region : Eruption of Mt Tarawera in 1886

New Zealand's Wonderland. A Weird Region : Eruption of Mt Tarawera in 1886

$59.95NZD

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

The Doctor Must Get Through : 50 years as a GP surgeon in New Zealand

The Doctor Must Get Through : 50 years as a GP surgeon in New Zealand

ISBN# 0589006371
$39.95NZD

1971. Autobiography of a GP surgeon who in 1920 began a one-man practice in Lumsden, Southland

Me & Gus

Me & Gus

$49.95NZD

1951. Vintage NZ fiction telling the story of two bachelor farmers and their ups and downs

Northland :  A Portrait

Northland : A Portrait

$39.95NZD

1978. Vintage paintings of the Northland region of New Zealand by artist Lance O'Gorman

Venture the Far Horizon : Epic flights by New Zealand pioneer aviators

Venture the Far Horizon : Epic flights by New Zealand pioneer aviators

$39.95NZD

1966. Collection of fearless aviators in New Zealand - Pearse, Scotland, Bolt, Dickson and the author himself

The Making of a New Zealander

The Making of a New Zealander

$38.95NZD

1958. Autobiography of Alan Mulgan, writer and journalist, 1881-1962, who remembered the Tarawera eruption of 1886

Gordon Crook

Gordon Crook

ISBN# 0473021862
$49.95NZD

1993. Profile of the New Zealand artist, published for a survey exhibition of his works, illustrated throughout

Jade Engraved : New Zealand Missionaries and their Chinese colleagues in Japan's

Jade Engraved : New Zealand Missionaries and their Chinese colleagues in Japan's

$58.95NZD

1947. History of the section of the China Mission during the War Years including a tribute to Dr Eaton.

Maori Custom Today

Maori Custom Today

$33.95NZD

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

From N to Z

From N to Z

$69.95NZD

1947. Hard to find. A light-hearted humorous satire on New Zealand; written in a vein which can give offence to no one.

From N to Z

From N to Z

$44.95NZD

1958. A light-hearted humorous satire on New Zealand; written in a vein which can give offence to no one.

Fiordland National Park : Handbook 1965

Fiordland National Park : Handbook 1965

$34.95NZD

1965. Vintage handbook to New Zealand's Fiordland National Park including maps and photographs.

100 NZ Short Short Stories
New Book

100 NZ Short Short Stories

ISBN# 9781877178016
$39.95NZD

1997. 100 of the entries in a competition for the best mini-fiction; stories of 500 words or less.

Maui and Me : A Search for a Fisherman's El Dorado

Maui and Me : A Search for a Fisherman's El Dorado

$69.95NZD

1963. The quest for the fisherman's El Dorado from one end of NZ to the other, following the search of author-angler Zane Grey

Shoestring Shipping Line

Shoestring Shipping Line

$47.95NZD

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

The Golden Road to Cape Reinga

The Golden Road to Cape Reinga

$47.95NZD

1966. A personal and illustrated account of a leisurely pilgrimage through New Zealand's Northland region.

JADE RIVER: A History of The Mahurangi

JADE RIVER: A History of The Mahurangi

ISBN# 9780473081461
$249.95NZD

2001. 1st edition. Rare and collectable New Zealand local history.

Great Days in New Zealand Nursing

Great Days in New Zealand Nursing

$42.95NZD

1961. From the earliest days of European settlement, a history of NZ nursing

Nurse in the North : With Dr G.M. Smith in the Hokianga

Nurse in the North : With Dr G.M. Smith in the Hokianga

ISBN# 0723303754
$48.95NZD

1973. Memoir including amusing anecdotes and otherwise, of a district nurse in a remote region of New Zealand in the 1940s

New Zealand : The Small Utopia

New Zealand : The Small Utopia

$49.95NZD

1962. An overview of New Zealand as it was in the 1960s; including a brief mention of Hawke's Bay

Random Recollections : Notes on a lifetime at the bar

Random Recollections : Notes on a lifetime at the bar

$94.95NZD

1939. Fascinating memoir of A.C. Hanlon, one of His Majesty's Counsel for the Dominion of New Zealand

Random Recollections : Notes on a lifetime at the bar

Random Recollections : Notes on a lifetime at the bar

$69.95NZD

1939. Fascinating memoir of A.C. Hanlon, one of His Majesty's Counsel for the Dominion of New Zealand

Fill It Up Again

Fill It Up Again

$28.95NZD

Vintage NZ title of anecdotes by the caricature of Hori, a New Zealand Maori

Decently and in Order : The Government of the City of Auckland 1840-1971

Decently and in Order : The Government of the City of Auckland 1840-1971

$44.95NZD

1971. Well illustrated history celebrating celebrating the centenary of NZ's biggest city

Samuel Butler at Mesopotamia

Samuel Butler at Mesopotamia

$48.95NZD

1960. Illustrated history of the Mesopotamia Station runs before and after Samuel Butler's residence there.

The Heart of Colonial Auckland 1865-1910

The Heart of Colonial Auckland 1865-1910

ISBN# 1869411579
$37.95NZD

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

What A Ride, Mate : The Life and Times of the Mad Butcher

What A Ride, Mate : The Life and Times of the Mad Butcher

ISBN# 9781869506896
$28.95NZD

2008. Peter Leitch, aka The Mad Butcher, is a larger than life legend. Here is the story of the private family man.

Astride The River; A History of Hamilton

Astride The River; A History of Hamilton

$39.95NZD

1977. An illustrated history of Hamilton from the time it was a military village in the 1860s.

Rembrandt to Renoir: 300 Years of European Masterpieces from the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco

Rembrandt to Renoir: 300 Years of European Masterpieces from the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco

ISBN# 086463191X
$39.95NZD

1993. Exhibition programme includes the paintings of Spanish, Italian, Dutch, Flemish and British artists

Behind Winery Doors : Marlborough & Nelson New Zealand

Behind Winery Doors : Marlborough & Nelson New Zealand

ISBN# 9780473291853
$49.95NZD

2014. Features 45 of Marlborough and Nelson's leading vineyards including maps, memorabilia and history behind each one

Sheep Breeds of New Zealand

Sheep Breeds of New Zealand

ISBN# 0790005832
$37.95NZD

1997. Thorough introduction to NZ's 33 sheep breeds; tracing their history, scientific breeding and the wool and meat industry

Sentinel at the Gates : History of Nelson College for Girls 1883-1983

Sentinel at the Gates : History of Nelson College for Girls 1883-1983

$44.95NZD

1982. Well illustrated and detailed history commemorating the centenary of Nelson College for Girls

Easter Monday in the Highlands : A Century of Mackenzie Highland Shows 1899-1998

Easter Monday in the Highlands : A Century of Mackenzie Highland Shows 1899-1998

ISBN# 0473055112
$119.95NZD

1998. Detailed illustrated history of the Mackenzie Agricultural and Pastoral Association Show held in Fairlie from 1899.

101 Great Tramps In New Zealand

101 Great Tramps In New Zealand

ISBN# 0474003337
$39.95NZD

1986. Popular guide to NZ's most exciting tramping tracks, written by two highly-experienced trampers.

An Appetite For Wonder : Cawthron Institute 1921-2011, 90th Anniversary
New Book

An Appetite For Wonder : Cawthron Institute 1921-2011, 90th Anniversary

ISBN# 9780473195885
$79.95NZD

2011. Richly detailed and illustrated history commemorating the 90th anniversary of the NZ scientific institute

Echoes in the Blue

Echoes in the Blue

ISBN# 0615135943
$44.95NZD

2006. Eco-thriller written by a NZ wildlife biologist. Ignoring a moratorium, Japan sends a whaling fleet to Antarctica.

Mary Smith's Hotel

Mary Smith's Hotel

$39.95NZD

1957. Historical New Zealand fiction set in the West Coast goldmining town of Charleston

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

The Lyttleton Time Ball Station

The Lyttleton Time Ball Station

$44.95NZD

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

Beyond the Skippers Road

Beyond the Skippers Road

ISBN# 0589000063
$39.95NZD

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

Katherine Mansfield : A Critical Study

Katherine Mansfield : A Critical Study

$58.95NZD

1951. Biography and critical analysis relatiing the central experiences of Katherine Mansfield's life to her work.

Flora of New Zealand : 3 volumes

Flora of New Zealand : 3 volumes

$149.95NZD

1961. Three vintage technical and reference works on NZ plants.

Trees and Shrubs of New Zealand

Trees and Shrubs of New Zealand

$53.95NZD

1964. New Zealand's trees and shrubs and how to identify and name them correctly.

The Companion Guide to The South Island of New Zealand

The Companion Guide to The South Island of New Zealand

$68.95NZD

1972. Vintage travel guide to the South Island of New Zealand. Signed by the author

The Extraordinary,  Ordinary Student Pilot

The Extraordinary, Ordinary Student Pilot

$55.95NZD

1983. Very personal account of light aviation and private flying in New Zealand by an enthusiast.

Where New Zealand Touches the World : A History of Auckland International Airport

Where New Zealand Touches the World : A History of Auckland International Airport

ISBN# 9780582544680
$43.95NZD

2003. From a Mangere farm paddock to a world-class leading airport, this is a detailed and fascinating history

He'll Be OK : Growing gorgeous boys into good men
New Book

He'll Be OK : Growing gorgeous boys into good men

ISBN# 186950528X
$28.95NZD

2005. Honest, no-nonsense guide into what goes on inside boys, with practical and reassuring advice on raising them to men.

Baby Gone : True New Zealand Stories of Infertility, Miscarriage, Stillbirth and Infant Loss

Baby Gone : True New Zealand Stories of Infertility, Miscarriage, Stillbirth and Infant Loss

ISBN# 9780473180461
$38.95NZD

2011. 45 true NZ stories written from the heart about living with infertility, miscarriage and infant loss by those affected.

How to Live off The Smell Of an Oily Rag

How to Live off The Smell Of an Oily Rag

ISBN# 0959790454
$14.95NZD

1995. Lots of ways to save money by making do with what you've got.

Living Off the Smell of an Oily Rag in New Zealand
New Book

Living Off the Smell of an Oily Rag in New Zealand

ISBN# 9780958217033
$28.95NZD

2008. An essential guide for anyone wanting to spend less to save more. Completely updated and expanded edition.

Hell-Bent for Life

Hell-Bent for Life

ISBN# 9780473146658
$49.95NZD

2009. The first 30 years of the author's life; early medical training, overseas travel and his spiritual journey with Catholicism

An Improper Daughter

An Improper Daughter

ISBN# 9781877340215
$69.95NZD

2009. Debut work, a memoir of eighty years spent in England and New Zealand and the search for the author's birth family.

Clyde Engineering Limited : As I Remember It
New Book

Clyde Engineering Limited : As I Remember It

$59.95NZD

1996. History of a NZ engineering company, illustrated with black and white photos.

On Golder's Hill : A History of Thorndon Parish

On Golder's Hill : A History of Thorndon Parish

ISBN# 0473080273
$69.95NZD

2001. Illustrated history of the Thorndon Parish in Wellington, New Zealand

White Gold : The Mount Hutt Story

White Gold : The Mount Hutt Story

ISBN# 1877257222
$69.95NZD

2002. Story of the NZ skifield's development, many previously unpublished photos, a tale of triumph, tragedy and intrigue.

Grady's People : Unforgettable Characters in the Top of the South Island

Grady's People : Unforgettable Characters in the Top of the South Island

ISBN# 0959797491
$39.95NZD

2000. 57 people originally featured in the weekly column 'Grady's People' in the Nelson Mail and Marlborough Express.

Old Newspaper : New Zealand Listener May 17-23 1971

Old Newspaper : New Zealand Listener May 17-23 1971

$69.95NZD

1971. Vintage NZ issue of radio and television listings, including advertisements of the time.

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

The Industrious Heart : A History of New Plymouth

The Industrious Heart : A History of New Plymouth

$69.95NZD

1981. Detailed and illustrated history celebrating 140 years of New Plymouth

Discovering Gems on the Hibiscus Coast

Discovering Gems on the Hibiscus Coast

$39.95NZD

1991. Local NZ history.

The Real Muldoon

The Real Muldoon

$28.95NZD

1978. Profile of a remarkable New Zealander and a serious attempt to answer what makes the man and politician tick.

The Great New Zealand Cookbook : The food we love from 80 of our finest cooks, chefs and bakers
New Book

The Great New Zealand Cookbook : The food we love from 80 of our finest cooks, chefs and bakers

ISBN# 9780473277406
$39.95NZD

2014. Eighty of NZ's finest cooks, chefs and bakers let us into their homes and their hearts as they share their favourite recipes

Hot Pink Spice Saga : An Indian Culinary Travelogue with Recipes
New Book

Hot Pink Spice Saga : An Indian Culinary Travelogue with Recipes

ISBN# 9781775535157
$29.95NZD

1995. Two of NZ's best-loved cooks are in love with food, travel and India - contains over 60 recipes adapted for the home cook.

AUCKLAND BY THE SEA: 100 Years of Work and Play

AUCKLAND BY THE SEA: 100 Years of Work and Play

ISBN# 9781869537005
$38.95NZD

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

Selling Auckland : The Story of Barfoot and Thompson

Selling Auckland : The Story of Barfoot and Thompson

ISBN# 0908990677
$47.95NZD

2000. Illustrated and detailed history of a long-established NZ real estate firm.

Taking Care of Business: Business Terms in Aotearoa: English-Maori Business Dictionary

Taking Care of Business: Business Terms in Aotearoa: English-Maori Business Dictionary

ISBN# 0476016126
$24.95NZD

2005. Using te reo Maori in everyday NZ business, including Maori translations of each business term.

Nitrogen Fertilisers in New Zealand Agriculture

Nitrogen Fertilisers in New Zealand Agriculture

ISBN# 0908596162
$32.95NZD

1982. Leading agricultural scientists with the most recent research on the use of nitrogen fertilisers in New Zealand farming.

Leaning on the Wind

Leaning on the Wind

ISBN# 0473039591
$29.95NZD

1996. Romance and rousing adventure tells of pioneer life in NZ and of Maori and Pakeha striving to live together.

Another Mountain Another Song

Another Mountain Another Song

ISBN# 0340264969
$24.95NZD

1981. Story of a family, originally immigrants from Dalmatia, living in New Zealand around the time of WWII

Scented Gardens For The Blind / The Adaptable Man
New Book

Scented Gardens For The Blind / The Adaptable Man

ISBN# 9781869418656
$39.95NZD

2007. Two of Janet Frame's earlier works, published originally in 1963 and 1965 respectively.

Intensive Care / Daughter Buffalo
New Book

Intensive Care / Daughter Buffalo

ISBN# 9781869419615
$39.95NZD

2008. Two of Janet Frame's earlier works, published in 1970 and 1972 respectively.

The Devil and Mr Mulcahy / The Band Rotunda

The Devil and Mr Mulcahy / The Band Rotunda

$38.95NZD

1971. Part of the New Zealand Playwrights series.

Sometimes Free : My Escapes from German POW Camps
New Book

Sometimes Free : My Escapes from German POW Camps

$28.95NZD

1977. Fascinating diary of the author's years escaping and being recaptured in World War II

The Letters of A.R.D. Fairburn : Selected and edited by Lauris Edmond

The Letters of A.R.D. Fairburn : Selected and edited by Lauris Edmond

ISBN# 0195580761
$34.95NZD

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

Blackberry Pie  : 48 New Zealand Ballads
New Book

Blackberry Pie : 48 New Zealand Ballads

ISBN# 9781927167151
$29.95NZD

2014. Entertaining new collection of ballads with goldiggers, shearers, drovers and sailors bringing the past to life.

Operation East Timor : NZ Defence Force in East Timor 1999-2001

Operation East Timor : NZ Defence Force in East Timor 1999-2001

ISBN# 0790008238
$23.95NZD

2001. Intimate account of how our forces came to be in East Timor and what they did there, using letters, diaries and interviews

The Kia Ora Coo-ee : The Magazine for the ANZACS in the Middle East 1918

The Kia Ora Coo-ee : The Magazine for the ANZACS in the Middle East 1918

ISBN# 0207147531
$47.95NZD

1981. Fully illustrated reproduction of one of the most popular WWI service journals for the ANZAC troops

Home and Away  : Images of New Zealanders in WWII

Home and Away : Images of New Zealanders in WWII

ISBN# 1869530306
$37.95NZD

1990. A unique photographic record with more than 230 images, many never before published.

I Didn't Have A Choice : An ordinary soldier's story of the Second World War

I Didn't Have A Choice : An ordinary soldier's story of the Second World War

ISBN# 0790010879
$39.95NZD

2006. Sixty years after they were taken, author's collection of wartime photos unearthed to accompany his memoir

Gallipoli  : The New Zealand Story
New Book

Gallipoli : The New Zealand Story

ISBN# 0790005859
$29.95NZD

1998. Army historian has collated extensive research and interview with survivors to provide an historical narrative.

THE MARAE: Nau mai haere mai ki te marae (welcome to our marae, welcome to our culture)

THE MARAE: Nau mai haere mai ki te marae (welcome to our marae, welcome to our culture)

ISBN# 9780143503828
$28.95NZD

2009. Illustrates the arrival of a group of visitors at a marae, and the procedures and protocol involved. Describes the parts of a wharenui.

Law Breakers and Mischief Makers : 50 Notorious New Zealanders

Law Breakers and Mischief Makers : 50 Notorious New Zealanders

ISBN# 9781741759556
$37.95NZD

2009. Fascinating tales about 50 of New Zealand's most notorious citizens from 1806 until the present.

First Offender : Inside a New Zealand Prison
New Book

First Offender : Inside a New Zealand Prison

ISBN# 0002223074
$27.95NZD

1980. A personal account of a first time offender's time in a New Zealand prison.

Beginnings: A History of North Shore, Auckland Vol 1

Beginnings: A History of North Shore, Auckland Vol 1

$28.95NZD

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

The Black Widower: The Life and Crimes of a Sociopathic Killer

The Black Widower: The Life and Crimes of a Sociopathic Killer

ISBN# 9781780575315
$14.95NZD

2012. The life and crimes of a man who killed for money and attempted to cover his tracks with drugs and fire.

Arthur Allan Thomas : the inside story : Crewe murders, new evidence

Arthur Allan Thomas : the inside story : Crewe murders, new evidence

ISBN# 0958240175
$27.95NZD

2010. Jailed for a crime he didn't commit, now for the first time in 40 years Arthur Allan Thomas tells his incredible story.

West Coast

West Coast

ISBN# 0908598319
$28.95NZD

1987. Vintage pictorial book on the West Coast of New Zealand, illustrated with colour photos

The Kiwi Trucker's Guide to Life : A Journey Into Heartland New Zealand
New Book

The Kiwi Trucker's Guide to Life : A Journey Into Heartland New Zealand

ISBN# 9781869507688
$29.95NZD

2009. A fascinating snapshot of collection of truckies, male and female, telling their stories on a wide range of subjects.

Sheep Production : Volume 1 Breeding and Reproduction

Sheep Production : Volume 1 Breeding and Reproduction

ISBN# 0908596138
$47.95NZD

1982. Basic concepts and simple genetics, selection and its effects, mating plans and their effects in sheep improvement.

Three Sheep and a Dog : an insider's view of New Zealand sheep dog trialling

Three Sheep and a Dog : an insider's view of New Zealand sheep dog trialling

ISBN# 0790006243
$11.95NZD

1998. A personal view of the sport of sheep dog trialling in New Zealand from television show commentator John Gordon.

Handbags & Hovercrafts : Trade Me's most memorable auctions

Handbags & Hovercrafts : Trade Me's most memorable auctions

ISBN# 9781869793722
$16.95NZD

2010. A selection of memorable trades, weird & wonderful.

Station Country III : The Last Muster

Station Country III : The Last Muster

ISBN# 1869583663
$28.95NZD

1997. Popular rural writer Philip Holden delves into the colourful history and lives of the runholders in New Zealand's high country.

The Shell Guide to New Zealand

The Shell Guide to New Zealand

ISBN# 0723302286
$17.95NZD

1973. Vintage travel guide to New Zealand with maps and b&w photographs.

From the Mountains to the Sea : The Secret Life of New Zealad's Rivers and Wetlands

From the Mountains to the Sea : The Secret Life of New Zealad's Rivers and Wetlands

ISBN# 0790007622
$28.95NZD

2000. Photographic study of New Zealand's waterways and the creatures and plants that rely on them.

The Pohutukawa

The Pohutukawa

ISBN# 1869487745
$28.95NZD

2002. Beautiful book on one of New Zealand's favourite trees.

Visions of Nature : New Zealand's Wild in The West
New Book

Visions of Nature : New Zealand's Wild in The West

ISBN# 9780473172152
$9.99NZD

2011. Photography of New Zealand's wildlife from nature photographer Trevor Penfold.

The New Zealand Birdwatchers' Book

The New Zealand Birdwatchers' Book

ISBN# 0474001989
$28.95NZD

1987. Comprehensive, descriptive, authoritative, insightful, extremely informative book on New Zealand birds.

ZB : The Voice of an Iconic Radio Station

ZB : The Voice of an Iconic Radio Station

ISBN# 186950612X
$14.95NZD

2006. Celebrating 80 years of broadcasting in New Zealand and 70 years as our first commercial radio station.

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

KOHIKA : The Archaeology of a Late Maori Lake Village

ISBN# 1869403150
$79.95NZD

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

McGill's Dictionary of Kiwi Slang : Catchphrases, Characters and Kiwiosities
New Book

McGill's Dictionary of Kiwi Slang : Catchphrases, Characters and Kiwiosities

ISBN# 0959797963
$19.95NZD

1997. The companion volume to the author’s A Dictionary of Kiwi Slang expands into catchphrases, jokes and ditties.

Zooplankton and Hydrology of Hauraki Gulf New Zealand

Zooplankton and Hydrology of Hauraki Gulf New Zealand

$19.95NZD

1971. Memoir No. 53 in the New Zealand Oceanographic Institute Series.

The Coastal Ecology of a Recreation Resource Area : Kawakawa Bay to Miranda

The Coastal Ecology of a Recreation Resource Area : Kawakawa Bay to Miranda

$19.95NZD

1973. An ecological investigation prepared by the author, an Ecology Planner for the Auckland Regional Authority.

Coastal-Maritime Objectives & Policies : Wellington Region 1979

Coastal-Maritime Objectives & Policies : Wellington Region 1979

$19.95NZD

1979. Commissioned by the Wellington Regional Planning Authority as a step in maritime planning under the Town and Planning Act 1977.

NEW ZEALAND IS A GARDEN

NEW ZEALAND IS A GARDEN

ISBN# 0908610386
$19.95NZD

1995. Through sketches and painting you are taken on a leisurely saunter through New Zealand.

Auckland War Memorial Museum Guide : Te Papa Whakahiku

Auckland War Memorial Museum Guide : Te Papa Whakahiku

ISBN# 0908623550
$12.95NZD

2002. Guide to the Auckland War Memorial Museum, Te Papa Whakahiku

Roaring Forties

Roaring Forties

ISBN# 1869582004
$24.95NZD

1995. The story of the 'Roaring Forties' tours of poets Hunt and McCormick around every corner of New Zealand in the early '70s

A Stockman's Gift : Daniel Vickery Bryant and the Bryant Charitable Trusts : A Legacy for Waikato
New Book

A Stockman's Gift : Daniel Vickery Bryant and the Bryant Charitable Trusts : A Legacy for Waikato

ISBN# 9780473121266
$39.95NZD

2007. This is the story of Daniel Bryant, the third child of agricultural immigrants, and a Waikato farmer and live-stock dealer.

Coasters  : Exploring New Zealand's Coast & Its People, with Al Brown
New Book

Coasters : Exploring New Zealand's Coast & Its People, with Al Brown

ISBN# 9781869794439
$24.95NZD

2010. Coasters explores the connection Kiwis have with their coasts, from the TV series of the same name.

Secrets Worth Sharing : Private Walking Tracks in New Zealand

Secrets Worth Sharing : Private Walking Tracks in New Zealand

ISBN# 0473069350
$18.95NZD

2000. A guide to the private walking tracks in both the North and South Islands of New Zealand

Walking Historic Auckland : explore 19th century Auckland on today's streets
New Book

Walking Historic Auckland : explore 19th century Auckland on today's streets

ISBN# 1869660056
$38.95NZD

2002. The 15 walks in the book take in many of Auckland's most beautiful and historic places in both the city and suburbs.

Beachcomber : A New Zealand and Pacific Miscellany
New Book

Beachcomber : A New Zealand and Pacific Miscellany

ISBN# 9781869418519
$28.95NZD

2004. An endlessly fascinating volume of South Pacific miscellany - historical facts, cultural 'trivia', sporting feats, mythology

The Second World War Began in New Zealand  : and other dubious 'facts' explained
New Book

The Second World War Began in New Zealand : and other dubious 'facts' explained

ISBN# 1869418514
$19.95NZD

2006. A fun collection of wildly inaccurate claims, half-baked theories & fascinating tidbits which may or may not contain a kernel of truth.

Heartland Express : Journeys by train through New Zealand

Heartland Express : Journeys by train through New Zealand

ISBN# 1869502876
$15.95NZD

2013. The author's experience of travelling through New Zealand by rail, on every public rail track.

DOWN, ACROSS & UP : An Epic Kiwi adventure around New Zealand on horseback

DOWN, ACROSS & UP : An Epic Kiwi adventure around New Zealand on horseback

ISBN# 9781869792459
$14.95NZD

2009. A young couple set out to conquer the coastline of New Zealand

Wall Of Shadows : The New Zealand Jannu Adventure

Wall Of Shadows : The New Zealand Jannu Adventure

ISBN# 0340214503
$37.95NZD

1976. The New Zealand Expedition's goal to climb Jannu for the first time by its northern face.

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.

Inventions from the Shed

Inventions from the Shed

ISBN# 1869503236
$18.95NZD

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

From East Cape to Cape Egmont

From East Cape to Cape Egmont

$34.95NZD

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

Rugged Landscape : The Geology of Central New Zealand

Rugged Landscape : The Geology of Central New Zealand

ISBN# 0589007629
$39.95NZD

1974. The Geology of central New Zealand including Wellington, Wairarapa, Manawatu and the Marlborough Sounds.

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

No 8 wire : The Best of Kiwi Ingenuity
New Book

No 8 wire : The Best of Kiwi Ingenuity

ISBN# 1869588207
$24.95NZD

2000. Establishes a factual basis for debating whether Kiwi ingenuity is in fact a myth.

LIGHT FANTASTIC : Dance Floor Courtship In New Zealand

LIGHT FANTASTIC : Dance Floor Courtship In New Zealand

ISBN# 1869506197
$19.95NZD

2007. Reveals our enduring love affair with dancing.

Prancing Pavonine Charlatans : and other follies

Prancing Pavonine Charlatans : and other follies

ISBN# 0864641071
$19.95NZD

1990. Comprises the best of Bob Jones 1989 columns.

Collins Guide to the Alpine Plants of New Zealand

Collins Guide to the Alpine Plants of New Zealand

ISBN# 000217216X
$18.95NZD

1968. Comprehensive guide to 300 species of New Zealand alpine plants.

Mad Dogs : A Life on the Edge

Mad Dogs : A Life on the Edge

ISBN# 1877161691
$18.95NZD

1999. Autobiography of Robin Judkins, rags to riches, adventure nut who started the Speights Coast to Coast.

West Coast

West Coast

ISBN# 0908598319
$28.95NZD

1987. Vintage pictorial book on the West Coast of New Zealand, illustrated with colour photos

WILD AT HEART : The South Island's West Coast

WILD AT HEART : The South Island's West Coast

ISBN# 090898801X
$28.95NZD

1994. Beautiful pictorial book on the West Coast of New Zealand, illustrated with colour photos.

Living and Working in New Zealand : A Survival Handbook

Living and Working in New Zealand : A Survival Handbook

ISBN# 9781905303762
$27.95NZD

2009. The most comprehensive and best-selling book about living in New Zealand since it was first published in 1999.

A CENTURY OF AUCKLAND COMMERCE 1856 - 1956

A CENTURY OF AUCKLAND COMMERCE 1856 - 1956

$37.95NZD

1956. A history of the Auckland Chamber of Commerce.

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.

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.

Crikey! Talk About Kiwiana

Crikey! Talk About Kiwiana

ISBN# 9781869790660
$29.95NZD

2009. Crikey Dick is an illustrated collection of Kiwiana.

Nelson and Marlborough

Nelson and Marlborough

ISBN# 0589013378
$29.95NZD

1980. Collectible record of local history of this region.

Kiwi Afloat
New Book

Kiwi Afloat

ISBN# 0476009820
$39.95NZD

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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
$24.95NZD

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.

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.

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

$39.95NZD

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