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Katherine Mansfield Manuscripts in the Alexander Turnbull Library,

By: N/A

Price: $40.00 USD

Publisher: Wellington, National Library of New Zealand: 1988

Seller ID: 3255

Condition: Fine


Red cloth, 4to, 136 pages, b/w illustrations. Fine/fine. Definitive guide to the manuscripts of Katherine Mansfield in the Alexander Turnbull Library, one of the two major library collections of her manuscripts. View more info

J.A.A.M. Just Another Art Movement No. 1.

By: N/A

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Wellington, Wai-te-ata Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4421

Condition: Very Good


Published by a Victoria University Writing Club. 30 pages. Authors include: Gregory O'Brien, Paul Wolffram, Anna Biggs, Dominic S.E. Murray, Miriam latzer, Anne-Marie Clarke, Helen Rickerby, Ingrid Horrocks, Mark Pirie, Vivienne Plumb, Chris Gilman. Also an interview with Jenny Bornholdt. View more info

J.A.A.M. Just Another Art Movement No. 2.

By: N/A

Price: $13.00 USD

Publisher: Wellington, Wai-te-ata Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4422

Condition: Very Good


Published by Victoria University Writers Club. 46 pages. Authors include: Harry Ricketts, Dinah Hawken, Nikhat Shameem, Elisa Di Napoli, Helen Rickerby, Ingrid Horrocks, Miriam latzer, Mark Pirie, Clrae Needham, Brian Johnson, Scott Kendrick, Grayson Cooke, Chris Gilman, Mark Williamson, View more info

J.A.A.M. Just Another Art Movement No. 5.

By: N/A

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Wellington, Wai-te-ata Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4423

Condition: Very Good


Published by Victoria University Writers Club. 124 pages. Authors include: Ken Bolton, Bernadette hall, Jon Allison, John O'connor, Harry Ricketts, Helen Rickerby, Miriam latzer, Mark Pirie, Brian Johnson, Scott Kendrick, sam hunt, Mark F, Thomas, Pine Tamahori, clare needham, dylan paul ware, chris pigott, etc. View more info

J.A.A.M. Just Another Art Movement No. 3.

By: N/A

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Wellington, Wai-te-ata Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4424

Condition: Very Good


Published by Victoria University Writers Club. 60 pages. Authors include: Helen Rickerby, Ingrid Horrocks, Miriam latzer, Mark Pirie, Alistair Paterson, Bernard Gadd, Paul Wolffram, Mel Lynsky, , Brian Johnson, Scott Kendrick, Grayson Cooke, Chris Gilman, Saliha Azzouz, Clare Mariskind, Mark F Thomas, Jeff Johnson, Melanie Staines, Anne-Marie Clarke, View more info

J.A.A.M. Just Another Art Movement No. 6.

By: N/A

Price: $11.00 USD

Publisher: Wellington, Wai-te-ata Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4425

Condition: Very Good


Published by Victoria University Writers Club. 120 pages. Authors include: Pira Sudham, Peter Bakowski, Ken Bolton, Eric Dando and many others. View more info

J.A.A.M. Just Another Art Movement No. 8.

By: N/A

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Wellington, Wai-te-ata Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4426

Condition: Very Good


Published by Victoria University Writers Club. ca. 85 pages. Authors include: Mark Prebble, Briar Grace-smith, K.S. Maniam, Paul Wollfram and may others View more info

The Turnbull Library Record 2010-11

By: N/A

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Wellington, Alexander Turnbull Library: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008922

Condition: Fine


160 pages, colour and b/w illustrations. Articles in the 2010-11 issue included: A Fraught Relationship: the early years of the Alexander Turnbull Library and the General Assembly Library. John E Martin uses archival material to reveal the Turnbull┬┐s shaky beginnings in 1918 when the GA Library had become our de facto national library. Among the Reeds: using the AH & AW Reed Collections. Gavin McLean describes the vast extent of the Reed collections of papers and epheme... View more info

Victorian voyage: The shipboard diary of Katherine Mansfield's mother, March to May, 1898

By: Beauchamp, Annie

Price: $28.00 USD

Publisher: Auckland, Wilson & Horton Publications: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008678

ISBN: 0958361487

Condition: Fine


Map and several b/w photos. View more info

In the Shadow of the Bush. A New Zealand Romance.

By: Bell, John

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: London, Sands and Co.: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007861

Condition: Good


320 pages. A few old school library markings. View more info

When Leonardo Painted Trees. The Poems and Life of Frances Blunt edited by her Sister, Joan Poulton.

By: Blunt, Frances (edited by Joan Poulton)

Price: $35.00 USD

Publisher: Wellington, Black Robin Publishing: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007204

ISBN: 0908735057

Condition: Fine


72 pages, frontispiece and one other b/w illustration. View more info

Paint Stripper

By: Bootham, Ivan

Price: $60.00 USD

Publisher: Wellington, Self Published: 1994

Edition: Limited First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 5849

Condition: Very Good


21 pages. Limited edition of 25 copies. This copy was the author's proof copy, signed by author. View more info

The Lay of the Bantry Bay: And Other Verses; Humorous, Sentimental, Philosophic

By: Brown, George Powick

Price: $40.00 USD

Publisher: Horowhenua Publishing: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008866

Condition: Good


32 pages, wrappers split, slight loss on edges, tape ghosts. The greater part of the poems in this book were published her for the first time. Others were reprinted from journals and periodicals. View more info

Erewhon or Over the Range.

By: Butler, Samuel

Price: $150.00 USD

Publisher: London, Trubner: 1873

Edition: 5th Edition

Seller ID: 008675

Condition: Very Good


5th edition. xii, 244 pages, rebacked with original spine laid down, new endpapers. The fifth edition is the first edition to bear Samuel Butler's name. All previous editions are anonymous. View more info

The Dark Lord of Savaiki.

By: Campbell, Alistair

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Pukerua Bay, Te Kotare Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 4778

Condition: Near Fine


unpaginated, 10 poems, signed by author on title page, inscription on front endpaper View more info

Memories of Mary Carrington.

By: Carrington, Mary; H.V.L. [Helen V. Longford]

Price: $100.00 USD

Publisher: Wellington, Whitcombe and Tombs: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5980

Condition: Very Good


173 pages. Rare New Zealand fiction book. Nice green limp leather binding, title printed in gilt on front cover. View more info

Frank Sargeson.

By: Copland, R. A.

Price: $10.00 USD

Publisher: Wellington, Oxford University Press: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5666

ISBN: 0195580044

Condition: Very Good


47 pages, name on title page. Published in the series: New zealand Writers and Their Work. by James Bertram. View more info

Just an Orange for Christmas : Stories from the Wairarapa.

By: Daniell, Christine Hunt

Price: $18.00 USD

Publisher: Auckland, HarperCollins (New Zealand): 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008390

ISBN: 1775540030

Condition: Very Good


256 pages, illustrations. Media release on the publication of this book interleaved. View more info

A Kowhai Fairy. A New Zealand Nature Study Story.

By: Deroles, V.

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: Auckland, Unity Press:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6221

Condition: Good


illustrated front cover, 10 pages, 3 tipped in colour plates. Staples rusty, lacks the 4 middle pages and one of the plates. No publication date but probably 1924. (Bagnall D278). A very rare and early New Zealand children's book. View more info

Ranolf and Amohia. A South-Sea Day-Dream.

By: Domett, Alfred

Price: $120.00 USD

Publisher: London, Smith Elder: 1872

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5625

Condition: Good-


511 pages plus errata page. Lacks pages before title page, hinges weak, cloth on spine partially split on one side. Alfred Domett was prime minister of New Zealand 1862-63. View more info

Flotsam and Jetsam: Rhymes the Old and New.

By: Domett, Alfred

Price: $45.00 USD

Publisher: London, Smith, Elder: 1877

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6889

Condition: Nearly Very Good,


viii, 167 pages. Rear covers a little mottled. Alfred Domett (1811 - 1887) was an English colonial statesman and poet. He was New Zealand's fourth Premier. View more info

Ikabula. Drama and Romance in the Fiji Islands.

By: Duggin, Jack

Price: $12.00 USD

Publisher: Wellington, Steele Roberts: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007232

ISBN: 1877228788

Condition: Good


268 pages. Lacks title page, otherwise fine. View more info

The Letters of A.R.D. Fairburn.

By: Edmond Lauris [editor]

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Auckland, Oxford University Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6752

ISBN: 0195580761

Condition: Nearly Very Good


xxv, 272 pages. Ex-school library copy, very clean. View more info

An Inward Sun. The Novels of Janet Frame.

By: Evans, Patrick

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Wellington, New Zealand University Press: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5637

Condition: Very Good


55 pages, name on half title page, annotations on inside of rear cover. Published in the "Studies in New Zealand Literature" series. View more info

Poems of the Heart

By: Ferguson, Dugald

Price: $28.00 USD

Publisher: Dunedin, James Horsburgh: 1897

Edition: First Limited Edition

Seller ID: 009005

Condition: Good


vii, errata page, 232 pages. Early New zealand poetry book. View more info

The Trials of Eric Mareo.

By: Ferrall, Charles;Ellis, Rebecca

Price: $12.50 USD

Publisher: Wellington, Victoria Univ Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6957

ISBN: 0864734328

Condition: Fine


182 pages, b/w photos. When flamboyant musician Eric Mareo was convicted twice in 1936 of murdering his actress wife, Thelma, most New Zealanders believed that justice had been served. But a few were not so sure, including the second trial judge and the Crown's overseas medical expert. Moreover, the Crown's star witness, the dancer Freda Stark, had been having an affair with the dead woman. Why did the vast majority of New Zealanders believe in Mareo's guilt when the sci... View more info

Honey And Bitters

By: Fiona Kidman

Price: $12.00 USD

Publisher: Christchurch, The Pegasus Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009188

Condition: Very Good


55 pages. View more info

Who Rides the Tiger

By: Florence Preston

Price: $12.00 USD

Publisher: Invercargill, Craigs: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 009266

ISBN: 0959755470

Condition: Good


265 pages. Ex-library copy in clean condition. Historic novel set in the pioneering days of Otago. View more info

For Whom the Cock Crows.

By: Glover, Denis

Price: $16.00 USD

Publisher: Dunedin, John McIndoe: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007583

Condition: Very Good


40 pages, Front cover a little wrinkled. View more info

To Friends in Russia

By: Glover, Denis

Price: $26.00 USD

Publisher: The Nag's Head Press: 1979

Edition: First Limited Edition

Seller ID: 009169

Condition: Fine


32 pages. View more info