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Wellington Automobile Club Guide & Handbook 1928

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Published
1930
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Very Good
Edition
6th Edition
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Wellington, New Zealand: Whitcombe & Tombs, 1930. 6th Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Pages: 322 Size (mm): 140 w x 215 h x 20 d Condition Excellent original condition for age, binding intact, pages clean. Illustrated with monochrome plates, tables and maps.
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The Cunninghams - A Novel

by David Ballantyne

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Published
1948
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First printing
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New York: Vanguard, 1948. First printing. Hardcover. Very Good/good. Price clipped. Deckle edges. octavo. 295p. Novel about life in New Zealand. slight toning on end papers, light wear on board edges; no owner marks. in attractive Good dj designed by "Soshinsky". DJ has some colour rubbed off. Pictures available on request. Rare first… Read more
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St Stephen's Taurarua

by Warren Edmund Limbrick

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Published
2007
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First printing
ISBN
9780473123352
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Auckland, New Zealand: Anglican Historical Society, 2007. First printing. Cards. Near Fine. 23 pp. Lots of colour and black and white illustrations, Pictorial card covers stapled.
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Old St Paul's - The First Hundred Years

by Dallas Moore

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Published
1970
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First printing
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Wellington, New Zealand: New Zealand Historic Places trust, 1970. First printing. Cards. Near Fine. 34 pages. Plans and Black and white photos.
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Northland

by Castle John

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Published
1970
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Wellington, Zealand: Reed, 1970. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/very good. Castle, John. 32 pp. corners slightly bumped. Tear in back of dust jacket.
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The Spice-Box of Earth

by Cohen, Leonard

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Published
1973
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First printing
ISBN
9780224006491
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$59.00

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London: Jonathan Cape, 1973. First printing. Paperback. Very Good. 215mm x 137mm , 93pp. Paperback is clean without creasing, First UK edition of Cohen poetry collection first published in 1961. Catalogue:. Keywords: Poetry,
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World in Miniature

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Published
1825
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Very Good
Edition
First printing
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$3,000.00

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London, 1825. First printing. half leather bound. Very Good. 126 pp missing first 4 pages. Plates are hand coloured. i.e. has illustration of Chinese then has P5 headed Arabia. Gift inscription in front dated 1830 and an earlier one possibly 1824 Marbled paper covered boards with green leather spine and gilt titles also missing page 29/30 … Read more
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Full Calf. Good. History of Dorset by HUTCHINS Rev. JOHN; most are $1800 - $7000 or $450 - 1750 per volume. This is a very heavy set so please enquire for cost to post to your location. Ideal to break up to sell individual watercolours, albumen photos and engravings - or to restore All are… Read more
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The Wonderful Wizard of OZ

by L Frank Baum

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Published
1900
Condition
Good
Edition
First printing
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$2,900.00

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Chicago: George M Hill Co, 1900. First printing. Hardcover. Good. W W Denslow. 24 inserted colour plates (including title). No dust jacket. First edition, in the rare and not first state of both text (first state listed at $58,800 USD) see Blanck, Peter Parley to Penrod, pp. 111-113. Greene and Hanff, pp. 25-27. … Read more
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The Woman in Red

by Anthony Gilbert

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Published
c. 1941
Condition
Fair
Edition
First printing
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London: The Crime Club Collins, c. 1941. First printing. Paperback. Fair. No date. 192 pages Crease in front cover, piece of paper missing from base of spine. First 50 pages have some pinholes from insects I can not find this edition anywhere else. "Anthony Gilbert, the pen name of Lucy Beatrice Malleson (15 February 1899… Read more
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The Art of Investing

by A New York Broker - ( John Ferguson Hume)

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Published
1890
Condition
Very Good
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New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1890. Hardcover. Very Good. Very early printing - has 1890 on title page - no other editions mentioned. has copyright 1888 on rear of title page. images available on request. John Ferguson Hume originally published this book anonymously only as "A New York Broker" so he would not be accused of publishing… Read more
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A Man From the North

by Arnold Bennett

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Published
1898
Condition
Good
Edition
First printing
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London: John Lane: The Bodley Head, 1898. First printing. Hardcover. Good. 265 [12] pages Red cloth covered hardback . White titles to front board. From H G Wells' library via Annjane Kennard Ann Jane was H G Wells' daughter. Deckle page edges to all edges. 420 grams. Signed by Annajane Kennard. to front… Read more
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Buried Alive

by Arnold Bennett

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Published
1908
Condition
Good
Edition
First printing
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London: Chapman and Hall Ltd, 1908. First printing. Hardcover. Good. 310 pages. Presentation copy from H G Wells' library - printed slip with "The Author's compliments" Blue cloth covered hardback. Gold Lettering to spine. Cloth covers a bit wavy. From H G Wells' library via Annjane Kennard Ann Jane was H G Wells' daugther. Tight copy with… Read more
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Manual of Map Reading, Photo Reading, and Field sketching

by The War Office

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Published
1939
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
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London: His Majesty"s Stationery Office , 1939. Reprint. Very Good. Original red cloth lettered in black. Fading to covers. Self-explanatory. Owner signed Stanley Edwards to front. red childish writing to rear blank endpaper.. 166 pp. plus ads.. First ( No Additional printings). Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. Illus. by Many Foldout Drawings. 8vo - over 7¾" -… Read more
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Owls Do Cry

by Frame Janet

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Published
1958
Condition
Good
Edition
Second
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Christchurch, New Zealand: Pegasus, 1958. Second. Cloth. Good/Good. Janet Frame's first novel, Owls Do Cry draws on many details of her own life. Her childhood was shadowed by poverty, sickness, and accidental death, and shaped by the power of the spoken and written word. At twenty-one, she was institutionalized in a mental hospital and later saved from a… Read more
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