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The Cunninghams - A Novel

by David Ballantyne

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Published
1948
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Very Good
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First printing
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$145.00

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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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Wise Children

by Carter, Angela

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The Last Word
Published
1991
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Very Good
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First printing
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9780701133542
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$95.00

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London: Chatto & Windus, 1991. First printing. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. octavo; hardcover, black boards with gilt spine-titling and illustrated mauve endpapers; 234pp. No inscriptions. Nice dust jacket. A novel
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Plain Tales From the Hills

by Rudyard Kipling

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Published
c. 1920
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Fair
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First edition thus
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$190.00

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London: Macmillan& Co, c. 1920. First edition thus. hardcover. Fair. blue on blue cloth with gilt titles. No dustjacket. 336m pages. plus 1 page of other publications at rear . Cloth boards rubbed. No dustjacket. Missing title page with date and publisher name.
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Mister Pip

by Lloyd Jones

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The Last Word
Published
2006
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Very Good
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First printing
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9780143020899
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$90.00

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Wellington, New Zealand: Penguin Books, 2006. First printing. Paperback. Very Good. 220 pp 8vo. First edition with 1 3 5 7 9 10 8 6 4 2 numberline
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Waiting for Einstein

by Nigel Cox

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The Last Word
Published
1984
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Very Good
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First printing
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9780908636808
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$160.00

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Auckland: Benton Ross, 1984. First printing. Paperback. Very Good. 234 pages. Signed on title page by the author.
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Goethe's Faust

by Carlyle F MacIntyre Goethe, Johann Wolfgang Von

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The Last Word
Published
1941
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Near Fine
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First printing
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$120.00

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New Directions, 1941. First printing. Near Fine. Rockwelln Kent. Dark blue cloth covered boards. Owner name on FFEP. In German and English - on facing pages. 435 pages
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Waiting for Einstein

by Nigel Cox

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The Last Word
Published
1984
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Good
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First printing
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9780908636808
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$160.00

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Auckland: Benton Ross, 1984. First printing. Paperback. Good. 234 pages, slightly cocked. page edges a bit stained but does not extend into the pages. Signed on title page.
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Plain Tales From the Hills

by Rudyard Kipling

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Published
1913
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Fair
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First edition thus
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$190.00

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London: Macmillan& Co, 1913. First edition thus. Fair. blue on blue cloth with gilt titles. No dustjacket. 336m pages. plus 1 page of other publications at rear . Cloth boards rubbed. No dustjacket. spine sunned and frayed.
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Kim

by Rudyard Kipling

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Published
1901
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Very Good
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First printing
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$600.00

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London: Macmillan& Co, 1901. First printing. Very Good. Owner inscription on title page 1898. Red cloth with gilt illustration of elephant and swastika to front board and gilt title to spine. No dustjacket. 413 pages. 2 pages of other publications at rear- loose. Gilt edges to top of pages but dusty. In nice condition but… Read more
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Traffics and Discoveries

by Rudyard Kipling

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Published
1904
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Very Good
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First printing
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$60.00

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London: Macmillan& Co, 1904. First printing. Very Good. Owner inscription on title page 1905. Red cloth with gilt illustration of elephant and swastika to front board and gilt title to spine. No dustjacket. 393 pages. 2 pages of other publications at rear dated 20.9.04 Gilt edges to top of pages but dusty. In nice condition.… Read more
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Captains Courageous

by Rudyard Kipling

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Published
1897
Condition
Very Good
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Later printing
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$85.00

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London: Macmillan& Co, 1897. Later printing. Very Good. I W Taber. Owner inscription on title page 1898. Dark blue cloth with gilt illustration of fishermen in boat to front board and gilt title to spine. No dustjacket. Reprinted November 1897. Dark blue endpapers. 245 pages. 2 pages of other publications at rear. Gilt edges to pages. In… Read more
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Waiting for Einstein

by Nigel Cox

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The Last Word
Published
1984
Condition
Very Good
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First printing
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9780908636808
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$160.00

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Auckland: Benton Ross, 1984. First printing. Paperback. Very Good. 234 pages
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Something Childish and Other Stories

by Mansfield Katherine

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Published
1936
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
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$350.00

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London: Constable & Co Ltd, 1936. Reprint. Cloth. Very Good/fair. 258 pp Original grey cloth, With pictorial dust jacket. Hole in dust jacket at lower part of spine and closed tear to top.
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The Scrapbook

by Mansfield Katherine

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The Last Word
Published
1939
Condition
Very Good
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First printing
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$150.00

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London: Constable & Co Ltd, 1939. First printing. Cloth. Very Good/very good +. 243 pp Original grey cloth, With grey and black dust jacket. Dust Jacket pPrice clipped and slighlty scuffed along top edges.
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Something Childish and Other Stories

by Mansfield Katherine

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Published
1924
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$411.00

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London: Constable & Co Ltd, 1924. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. 258 pp Original grey cloth, First Edition, second and usual issue (a very few copies, once pegged at 34 in number, were first issued without the "First Published, 1924" on the title page verso). This posthumous… Read more
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