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White Lies and A Day at a Time

by Craig Harrison & David Hill

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Published
1994
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Good
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First printing
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9781869468002
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$65.00

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Auckland, New Zealand: New House Publishers Ltd, 1994. First printing. Glossy Pictorial Cover. Good/very good. School ownership stamp on front page - no other markings 160 pages. THE PLAY White Lies is based on a true story, but I don’t think this is important. I had tried to write it as a short story narrated by the character… Read more
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The Rehearsal

by Eleanor Catton

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The Last Word
Published
2008
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As New
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First printing
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9780864735812
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$75.00

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Wellington, New Zealand: Victoria University Press VUP, 2008. First printing. Paperback. As New. 317 pages
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Leave Before You Go

by Emily Perkins

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The Last Word
Published
1998
Condition
Very Good
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First edition
ISBN
9780330372046
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$55.00

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London: Picador, 1998. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. 292 pages, First edition, first printing. Slight creasing at corners.
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Novel About My Wife

by Emily Perkins

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The Last Word
Published
2008
Condition
Near Fine
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First edition
ISBN
9780747595601
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London: Bloomsbury, 2008. First edition. Paperback. Near Fine. First edition, first printing. 271 pages. Endpapers slightly foxed.
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The Luminaries

by Eleanor Catton

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The Last Word
Published
2013
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First printing
ISBN
9781847084316
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$250.00

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London: Granta, 2013. First printing. Paperback. Near Fine/new. Hardcover. 834 pages. First English printing. New dustjacket protected in clear mylar Brodart cover. First Printing
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Days of Starlight

by Craig Harrison

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The Last Word
Published
1988
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780340422045
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$25.00

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Auckland, New Zealand: Hodder & Stoughton Ltd, 1988. First edition. Paperback. Near Fine. ISBN 0340422041 , 244 pp. Very tight pages - possibly unread. Dust jacket art by Garry Meeson. Harrison also wrote the underground SF Classic The Quiet Earth. Became a cult movie: "The Quiet Earth is a 1985 New Zealand science fiction post-apocalyptic film… Read more
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Not Her Real Name and Other Stories

by EMILY PERKINS

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The Last Word
Published
1996
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780330342667
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$55.00

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London: Picador (uk), 1996. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. First edition First printing with number line starting with a 1. Good condition in wrappers. Lightly read. Owner name in front
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Tarzan Presley

by Cox, Nigel

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The Last Word
Published
2004
Condition
Near Fine
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First edition
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9780864734808
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$45.00

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Victoria University Press, 2004. First edition. Paperback. Near Fine. When this book was published in 2004 the Burroughs estate promptly sued, and as a result this is a banned book outside New Zealand and can't be reprinted even in New Zealand. No creases to spine nor cover. has been in a school library so covers are laminated… Read more
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Tarzan Presley - Signed Copy

by Cox, Nigel

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The Last Word
Published
2004
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780864734808
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$500.00

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Wellington, New Zealand: Victoria University Press, 2004. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. Signed copy. small crease in front cover. Some foxing to front and end papers. When this book was published in 2004 the Burroughs estate promptly sued, and as a result this is a banned book outside New Zealand and can't be reprinted even in New Zealand… Read more
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The Rehearsal

by Eleanor Catton

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The Last Word
Published
2009
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As New
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Second printing
ISBN
9780864735812
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$50.00

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Wellington, New Zealand: Victoria University Press VUP, 2009. Second printing. Paperback. As New. 317 pages
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Tarzan Presley

by Cox, Nigel

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The Last Word
Published
2004
Condition
Near Fine
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First edition
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9780864734808
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$45.00

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Victoria University Press, 2004. First edition. Paperback. Near Fine. When this book was published in 2004 the Burroughs estate promptly sued, and as a result this is a banned book outside New Zealand and can't be reprinted even in New Zealand. No creases to spine nor cover. .Spine slightly faded.
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Tarzan Presley

by Cox, Nigel

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The Last Word
Published
2004
Condition
Near Fine
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First edition
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9780864734808
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$45.00

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Victoria University Press, 2004. First edition. Paperback. Near Fine. When this book was published in 2004 the Burroughs estate promptly sued, and as a result this is a banned book outside New Zealand and can't be reprinted even in New Zealand. Tiny crease to a corner of cover, one creases to spine.. Minor foxing inside.
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The Rehearsal

by Eleanor Catton

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The Last Word
Published
2008
Condition
Very Good
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First printing
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9780864735812
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$75.00

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Wellington, New Zealand: Victoria University Press VUP, 2008. First printing. Paperback. Very Good. 317 pages.
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The Luminaries

by Eleanor Catton

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The Last Word
Published
2013
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
fourth printing
ISBN
9781847084316
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$100.00

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Wellington, New Zealand: Victoria University Press, 2013. fourth printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good. Hardcover. 834 pages. Looks unread
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The Rehearsal

by Eleanor Catton

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The Last Word
Published
2008
Condition
Fine
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First printing
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9780864735812
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$75.00

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Wellington, New Zealand: Victoria University Press VUP, 2008. First printing. Paperback. Fine. 317 pages. owner name on first page. French flaps.
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The Rehearsal

by Eleanor Catton

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The Last Word
Published
2008
Condition
As New
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First printing
ISBN
9780864735812
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$75.00

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Wellington, New Zealand: Victoria University Press VUP, 2008. First printing. Paperback. As New. 317 pages. NZ Book award sticker on front. "Hailed as one of the most 'dazzlingly brilliant debut novels you will ever read,' The Rehearsal introduces Canadian-born Eleanor Catton as a bold new writer who's already making her mark on the international literary stage. In the… Read more
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The Luminaries

by Eleanor Catton

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The Last Word
Published
2013
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780864739124
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$450.00

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Wellington, New Zealand: Victoria University Press, 2013. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. 834 pages. Signed by the author to the title page (but date not written) First launched in New Zealand by VUW or Victoria University Press. First printing. Small dog ear at bottom right of cover. Small closed tear 7mm long on front cover… Read more
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Ground Level

by Craig Harrison

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Published
1981
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First printing
ISBN
9780908564606
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$70.00

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New Zealand: Dunmore Press, 1981. First printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/near fine. English Literature teacher at Auckland University travels with a wide eyed Maori Koro who has just won a lottery. This book was made into a TV series, very funny. Corners very slightly bumped.
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The Rehearsal

by Eleanor Catton

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The Last Word
Published
2008
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First printing
ISBN
9780864735812
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$70.00

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Wellington, New Zealand: Victoria University Press VUP, 2008. First printing. Paperback. Very Good. 317 pages. French flaps Small patch of colour missing on front cover from a price sticker removal. Tiny bit of wear at edges of card covers. NZ Book award finalist sticker to front. "Hailed as one of the most 'dazzlingly brilliant debut novels you will… Read more
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Tarzan Presley

by Cox, Nigel

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The Last Word
Published
2004
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780864734808
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$45.00

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Victoria University Press, 2004. First edition. Paperback. Near Fine. When this book was published in 2004 the Burroughs estate promptly sued, and as a result this is a banned book outside New Zealand and can't be reprinted even in New Zealand. Tiny crease to a corner of cover, no creases to spine.
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