Maud's Journal

  The Cloisters Apocalypse, Volume 1: An Early Fourteenth-Century Manuscript in Facsimile and Volume 2: Commentaries on an Early Fourteenth-Century Manuscript. The Metropolitan Museum Of Art, 1971. ISBN 0870991108. Two volumes in slipcase   $55             Bruce Rogers, A Life in Letters 1870-1957  by Joseph Blumenthal. W. Thomas Taylor, 1989. ISBN […]

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           The Book through 5000 Years edited by H. D. L. Vervliet. Phaidon, 1972   $85             Eye on Europe: Prints, Books & Multiples 1960 to Now by Deborah Wye and Wendy Weitman. The Museum of Modern Art, 2006. ISBN 9780870703713   $40           […]

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A note about condition: Some of these older books have worn dustjackets. The photographs have been taken to display condition as clearly as possible, but the dustjackets are now protected by polyester covering. For more detail on the condition of any of these books, you can check the description on abebooks here.       […]

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The Descent of Man and Selection in Relation to Sex, introduction by John Tyler Bonner and Robert M. May. Princeton University Press. Paperback   $16   The Expression of the Emotions in Man and Animals, Definitive Edition with Introduction, Afterword, Commentaries by Paul Ekman. Oxford, 1998   $25   On Evolution, edited by Thomas F. Glick and […]

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163 Class F Locomotive  by R. B. and E. R.  Alexander. Steam Heritage, 1989   $20 A New Zealand Railway Album II: Images Of Yesteryear  by Geoffrey B. Churchman. IPL Books, 1990. ISBN 0908876726    $15 A New Zealand Railway Album III: Yesterday And Today  by Geoffrey B.  Churchman. IPL Books, 1993. ISBN 0908876777   $15 Sweet Thunder: A Farewell To Steam Album, […]

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    The Ocean Of Story Being C. H. Tawney’s Translation Of Somadeva’s Katha Sarit Sagara In Ten Volumes edited with Introduction, Fresh Explanatory Notes And Terminal Essay by N. M.  Penzer Chas J. Sawyer  1924   #326 Of An Edition Of 1500 Sets Privately Printed For Subscribers Only, 10 Volumes, Brown Decorative Cloth, Gilt […]

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The Conquest Of Fitzroy by M. A. Azema. Andre Deutsch , 1957, 1st Edition  $40   Rakaposhi by Mike Banks. Secker & Warburg, 1959, 1st Edition  $30   Tirich Mir: The Norwegian Himalaya Expedition translated by Solvi  and Richard Bateson. Hodder And Stoughton, 1952, 1st Edition  $45   To The Third Pole: The History Of The High […]

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Ancient Christian Gospels: Their History and Development by Helmut Koestler $25 The Gnostic Scriptures; A New Translation with annotations and introductions by Bentley Layton $35 The Other Bible: Ancient Alternative Scriptures, edited with Introductions by Willis Barnstone paperback $20 Encyclopedia of Early Christianity, edited by Everett Ferguson $55 The Historical Jesus: A Comprehensive Guide by […]

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A Roll of Book Collectors in New Zealand, Brochure No. 7.  The New Zealand Ex Libris and Booklovers Society, 1958 , Limited/Numbered Edition .  $30   Early Printing In New Zealand. The Federation Of Master Printers, 1950  $30   The Government Printing & Stationery Department New Zealand. Government Printer, 1960 $20   Freedom To Publish: Evidence In […]

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The First One Hundred And Fifty Years A History Of John Wiley And Sons 1807-1957 1957, $40       Literary Characters Jonathan Cape, Christmas 1954, $15       Bouverie Street To Bowling Green Lane Fifty-Five Years Of Specialized Publishing 1891-1946 by Arthur C. Armstrong, 1946, $30       A History of Book […]

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The Folio Society: New Arrivals

Blake by Peter Ackroyd   $40

Anton Chekhov: Short Stories, illustrated by Debra McFarlane   $30.00

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Port Chalmers: Gateway to Otago by H. O. Bowman. Capper Press, facsimile reprint, 1978   $30


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Paparoa Matakohe & Districts Centennial 1862-1962. Paparoa Matakohe and Districts Centennial Association, 1962   $20

The Studio New Zealand Issue, April 1948, Volume 135, No 661. The […]

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