Maud's Journal

 

 

Phantom Fleet: The Scows and Scowmen of Auckland by Ted Ashby. A. H. & A. W. Reed, 1975. ISBN 0790002957. wear to dustjacket   $65

 

 

 

The Medley of Mast and Sail: A Camera Record, Volumes 1 and 2 by Frank G. G. Carr et al. Teredo Books, 1976. ISBN 0903662035   $100

 

 

 

Four Captains by George Clark. Brown, Son & Ferguson, 1975   $55

 

 

 

Tall Ships Pass: The Story of the Last Years of Deepwater Square-Rigged Sail, Embodying Therein the History and Detailed Description of the Finnish Four-Masted Steel Barque, Herzogin Cecilie  by W. L. A. Derby. David & Charles, 1970. ISBN 071534952x   $35

 

 

 

Galloping Ghosts: Australasian 18-Footers 1890-1965 by Robin Elliott. David Ling, 2012. ISBN 9781877378577. Paperback   $45

 

 

 

The Logans: New Zealand’s Greatest Boatbuilding Family by Robin Elliott.  David Ling, 2001. ISBN 0908990758. Paperback     $35

 

 

 

The Grain Races: The Baltic Background by Basil Greenhill and John Hackman. Conway Maritime Press, 1986. ISBN 0851774156   $30

 

 

 

Herzogin Cecilie: The Life and Times of a Four-Masted Barque by Basil Greenhill and John Hackman. Conway Maritime Press, 1991. ISBN 085177556x   $30

 

 

 

The Dhow: An Illustrated History of the Dhow and its World by Clifford W. Hawkins. Nautical Publishing Co., 1977. ISBN 0245526552   $75

 

 

 

Out of Auckland: A Survey of the Commercial Sailing Craft built in the Auckland Province and in particular those Sailing out of Auckland with some Account of Their Trade by Clifford W. Hawkins. The Pelorus Press, 1960   $45

 

 

 

Argosy of Sail: A Photographic History of Sail by Clifford W. Hawkins . Collins, 1980. ISBN 0002169649   $55

 

 

 

King of the Australian Coast: The Work of Phillip Parker King in the Mermaid and Bathurst 1817-1822 by Marsden Hordern. The Miegunyah Press, 1998. ISBN 052284720x   $60

 

 

 

The French Reconnaissance: Baudin In Australia 1801-1803 by Frank Horner. Melbourne University Press, 1987. ISBN 0522843395   $80

 

 

 

To Santa Rosalia Further and Back by Harold D. Huycke. The Mariners Museum, 1970   $95

 

 

 

Vintage New Zealand Launches: A Winkelmann Portfolio by Harold Kidd and Robin Elliott. David Ling, 2004. ISBN 0908990960. Paperback   $35

 

 

 

Sailing To Success: The Union Company Cadet Scheme by Rae McGregor. New Zealand Ship & Marine Society, 2009. ISBN 9780473152178.  Union Steam Ship Company Career Brochure Enclosed   $35

 

 

 

Full Astern! An Illustrated History of New Zealand Shipwrecks by Gavin McLean. Grantham House, 2007. ISBN  9781869341039. Paperback   $30

 

 

 

Lonely Ships: Sailing Ships of J. Hardie & Co. and the Archibald Russell by Harry G. Mowat. New Cherwell Press, 1995. ISBN 1900312050   $40

 

 

 

Passenger Ships of Australia and New Zealand, Volume One 1876-1912 and Volume Two 1913-1980 by Peter Plowman. Collins, 1981. ISBN 0002169886/0002169959   $70

 

 

 

Pride in their Ports: The Story of the Minor Ports by John O’C Ross. Dunmore Press, 1977. ISBN 0908564112   $40

 

 

 

Below The Timeball: 150 Years of the Port of Lyttelton by Nick Tolerton. 2001. ISBN 0473074621   $30

 

 

 

Last of the Wind Ships by A. J. Villiers. George Routledge, 1935   $35

 

 

 

Voyage of the Parma: The Great Grain Race of 1932 by A. J. Villiers. Geoffrey Bles, 1933   $45

 

 

 

Falmouth for Orders: The Story of the Last Clipper Ship Race Around Cape Horn  by Alan Villiers. Patrick Stephens, 1972. ISBN 0850591007   $35

 

 

 

The War With Cape Horn by Alan Villiers. Hodder And Stoughton, 1971. ISBN 0340129999   $35

 

 

 

The Bounty Ships of France:  The Story of the French Cape Horn Sailing Ships by Alan Villiers and Henri Picard. Patrick Stephens, 1972. ISBN 0850591023   $35

 

 

 

Under Sail in the Last of the Clippers by Frederick William Wallace. Brown, Son & Ferguson, 1986. ISBN 0851745083   $45

 

 

 

Pamir: The Story of a Sailing Ship by S. D. Waters. A. H. & A. W. Reed, 1949. Stiff card covers   $65

 

 

 

The Vancouver Voyages of the Barque Pamir by Richard E. Wells. Sono Nis Press, 1992. ISBN 1550390295   $25

Gunnar Asplund Architect 1885-1940 Plans, Sketches and Photographs edited by Gustav Holmdahl et al. Ab Tidsskriften Byggmastaren, 1950   $165       E. G. Asplund: Architect Friend and Colleague by Christina Engfors. Arkitektur Forlag, 1990. ISBN 9186050273         $85       Le Corbusier: Oeuvre Complete 1946-1952. Editions Girsberger, 1953   $60       Fredrik Magnus Piper: […]



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Woodville 1875-1975 edited by Houghton D. Bartley et al. Woodville Centennial Committtee, 1982   $125     Dusky Bay: In the Steps of Captain Cook by A. Charles and N. C. Begg. Whitcombe & Tombs, 1966    $50     The History of Epsom by Graham Bush. Epsom & Eden District Historical Society, 2006. ISBN 0473111020   $40 […]



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  Hans Scharoun by  Peter Blundell Jones Phaidon, London, 1995 Colour & B/W Plates, Plans, Drawings ISBN 0714828777 $195



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Jan Reich: Bohemia Galerie Novy Svet, Prague, 2005 147 plates ISBN 8090361102 $95



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  Now on display in the store: An Alice in Wonderland collection which includes over 100 editions of Lewis Carroll’s Alice books including:   Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, illustrated by Charles Blackman, edited by Nadine Amadio. A. H. & A. W. Reed, 1982. ISBN 058950388X    $95         Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland designed […]



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Gretchen Albrecht by Linda Gill. Random Century, 1991. ISBN 186941134x. Paperback      $30     Gretchen Albrecht: Crossing the Divide: A Painter Makes Prints edited by James Ross. Sarjeant Gallery, 1999. ISBN 0959783911. Paperback      $25       Stephen Bambury: The Viba Studio Paintings. Ouroborus Publishing, 2005. ISBN 0958229252. paperback   $25         […]



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Maori Religion and Mythology Being an Account of the Cosmogony, Anthropogeny, Religious Beliefs and Rites, Magic and Folk Lore of the Maori Folk of New Zealand Part 1 by Elsdon Best. Government Printer, 1976. reprint   $55   An Old New Zealander or Te Rauparaha, The Napoleon of the South by Lindsay T. Buick. Capper Press, […]



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The Early Canterbury Runs by L G. D. Acland, fourth edition extensively revised by W. H. Scotter and incorporating the annotations of G. R. Macdonald. Whitcoulls, 1975. ISBN 0723304157. Dustjacket worn   $75     Pioneer Recollections 3, edited by Herries Beattie. Cadsonbury Publications, 1997, facsimile reprint. ISBN 1877151068. Paperback   $20     Story of Napier […]



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Happy Christmas

Jason Books will close at 2 pm on Saturday December 24 and reopen at 10 am on Monday January 9. Best wishes to all our customers  for a happy Christmas and for the new year from Maud, Bruce, Pearl and Roger



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