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ANONYMOUS
The Lighter Side of All Black Rugby
Auckland, New Zealand, Seto Publishing. 1988, First Edition. (ISBN: 0908697260) Soft Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Humerous book with photo illus showing the All Blacks in action with comic style balloon text, unpaginated. #Kiwiana#. Fine/N/A.
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Book number: 10063
USD 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.25 | £UK 9.5 | JP¥ 1266]
Keywords: All Blacks New Zealand Rugby 0908697260

 
NIMROD (CHARLES JAMES APPERLEY)
Hunting Reminiscences: Comprising Memoirs of Masters of Hounds; Notes of the Crack Riders; and Characteristics of the Hunting Countries of England. Illustrated with plates after Wildrake, Henderson and Alken
London, United Kingdom, Rudolf Ackermann. 1843, First Edition Thus. Hard Cover, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Originally published separately as Masters of Hounds, The Crack Riders and Hunting Countries of England 1842. With 32 illustrations, including 9 hunting maps with vignettes at top and green pastures. CONDITION Blue cloth with some loss to spine and cloth splits along both spine edges, pp x 332 and 8 page publishers catalogue to rear, cloth is stained, front ep removed, small article of book pasted inside front, name to first blank, internally mostly clean and tight though one gather is loose, some tisue guard are missing, others toned causing opposing page to discolour, later rear ep pasted over original. OVERWEIGHT. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 14693
USD 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 34 | £UK 31 | JP¥ 4221]
Keywords: Fox Hunting

 
BUTLER, KERRY
Duck Shooters : Sportsmen and Conservationists
New Zealand, Kerry T Butler. 1998, First Edition. (ISBN: 0473007312) Soft Cover, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. "A personal frank appraisal of Duck shooting in NZ. written with concern of the future of the sport as well as the wet lands and water Fowl." pp 123 with photo and line illus. 6 copies available. #Kiwiana#. New/N/A.
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Book number: 12529
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 17 | £UK 15.5 | JP¥ 2110]
Keywords: New Zealand 0473007312

 
CAMERON, DAVE; LEWIS, PAUL
New Zealand Boxing Scrapbook
New Zealand, HarperSports. 2012, First Edition. (ISBN: 1869509161) Hard Cover, Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. From the 1800s to the second decade of the new millennium, New Zealand boxers have made a mark on the national and international stages - from the days of Bob Fitzsimmons and 'Torpedo' Billy Murphy, Tom Heeney, Bobby Dunlop, Monty Beetham, Lance Revill, through to David Tua's quest for a world title. The New Zealand Boxing Scrapbook offers an insight into 'the sweet science' of boxing and the men involved. A collection of boxing history, memorabilia and artefacts. CONDITION 280 pages lavishly illus, moderate handling signs, no DJ. OVERWEIGHT. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 15286
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 25.5 | £UK 23.25 | JP¥ 3166]
Keywords: 1869509161

 
COUTTS, CRAIG
Coastal Yacht Navigation
Auckland, New Zealand, Methuen. 1981. Soft Cover, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. "Deals with the problems facing the inshore yacht, motor yacht and power boat owner. It provides the essential information to conduct a craft safely in harbour or on coastal passages, including using radar and pocket calculators." 146 pages with 147 figural illus. Nice copy with some handling signs. Very Good.
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Book number: 13299
USD 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.25 | £UK 9.5 | JP¥ 1266]
Keywords: Ships and Shipping

 
DIAMOND, WILFED
How Great Was Joe Lewis?
United Kingdom, The World's Work. 1955, First Edition. Hard Cover with dust jacket, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Joe Lewis heavy weight champion of the world 1937-1949. CONDITION Red bds, 228 pages with photo illus. Nice crisp copy. DJ has a small nick to spine head and top cnr, slight bloom to paper. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 15093
USD 26.00 [Appr.: EURO 22.25 | £UK 20.25 | JP¥ 2743]
Keywords: Boxing

 
DRAPER, KEITH
Mr Hundred Per Cent : Fred Fletcher’s Taupo Tales
Wellington, New Zealand, A.H. & A.W.Reed. 1969, First Edition. Hard Cover with dust jacket, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Green bds with bright Gilt title (fresh and unworn) pp 148 very odd spot, named to ffep. Original DJ has small tear to spine head else unworn #Kiwiana#. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 11240
USD 18.00 [Appr.: EURO 15.5 | £UK 14 | JP¥ 1899]
Keywords: Fresh Water Fishing Angling Trout New Zealand

 
DRAPER, KEITH
Tie-a-Fly
New Zealand, Tackle House. 1973, Edition Unstated. Soft Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Illustrated manual for the home tier, wet flies, streamers, dry flies, nymphs. Signed by author to title page. 40 pages lavishly illus with photo and figural illus. Bright and crisp as new. Near Fine. Signed by Author.
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Book number: 13382
USD 16.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.75 | £UK 12.5 | JP¥ 1688]

 
DUFF-TAYLOR, CAPTAIN S
Elements of Skating
London, Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1933, First Edition. Hard Cover, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Ice skating as demonstrated by Capt Duff-Taylor of the Royal Dublin Fusiliers. CONDITION Blue heavy card with photo paste on to front, 16 pages with photo illus and foot positioning diagrams. Very nice copy with abrasion obscuring part of title top front. Very Good.
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Book number: 15389
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 17 | £UK 15.5 | JP¥ 2110]

 
DUNSTAN, KEITH; HOOK, JEFF
Hook, Line and Sinker Dictionary
Melbourne, Australia, Sun books/Macmillan. 1986, Edition Unstated. (ISBN: 0725105100) Soft Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ill.: Hook,jeff. A lexicon for those tormented humans who believe that anything found under the water is much more satisfying than anything found above it. 79 pages with comic illus, shows mild handling signs and age toned eps. Very Good.
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Book number: 13269
USD 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 7 | £UK 6.25 | JP¥ 844]
Keywords: Leisure and Recreation 0725105100 Hook,Jeff

 
EAGAN, EDDIE
Fighting for Fun : The Scrap Book of Eddie Eagan
London, Lovatt Dickson. 1932, First Edition. Hard Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. An American sportsman who became amateur heavy weight champion of the world, he boxed for Denver University in the US, then switched to Oxford University in the UK. CONDITION Purple bds (clean and unworn, slightly faded top front and patch to spine) pp xi 278 with photo plates. Copy is very bright and crisp with foxing to ends and pages opposing photo plates due to differing paper types. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 15533
USD 46.00 [Appr.: EURO 39.25 | £UK 35.75 | JP¥ 4854]
Keywords: Boxing

 
FERRIS, GEORGE
Rivers & Lakes of the South Island
Auckland, New Zealand, Heinemann. 1979, 2nd Edition. (ISBN: 0908592043) Soft Cover, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Wraps are scuffed to front with crease to rear, 46 pages are nice and crisp. Good.
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Book number: 13273
USD 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.25 | £UK 4.75 | JP¥ 633]
Keywords: 0908592043

 
GALLACHER, KEN (ED)
Playing for Rangers No. 3
London, United Kingdom, Stanley Paul. 1971, First Edition. (ISBN: 0091083400) Hard Cover with dust jacket, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Navy bds with crisp Gilt title, 128 pages with b/w photo illustrations through out. Very tight and clean, not inscribed. Original DJ has mild wear. Fine/Near Fine.
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Book number: 9809
USD 16.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.75 | £UK 12.5 | JP¥ 1688]
Keywords: Scottish Celtic Scoccer Football Sports 0091083400

 
GILKISON, W. SCOTT
Peaks, Packs, and Mountain Tracks
Auckland, New Zealand, Whitcombe & Tombs. 1940, First Edition. Cloth, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Dated by printer to rear. Series of essay and verses on Author travels in NZ. CONDITION Blue cloth with crisp Black titles, fresh and unworn, 120 pages with photo plates and wood block illus. Tight crisp and bright copy. #Kiwiana#. Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: 12667
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 25.5 | £UK 23.25 | JP¥ 3166]
Keywords: New Zealand

 
GILLESPIE, O N ("THE SAINT")
The Week-End Book of New Zealand Horses and Racing
Christchurch, NZ, ABD Clark. 1953, Edition Unstated. Original Wraps, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. nd 1953 from from results given. A collection of articles by the author writing as 'The Saint', stories of NZ horse racing, witty anecdotes and a history of Royal involment in horse circles in New Zealand. Original Yellow wraps with red border, title and illus, mostly fresh with faint foxing and chipped base of spine, (vii) pp 167 illus with photo's throughout, inscription to title page which also has chipped top cnr, end papers a sl. age discoloured o/w tight and clean. #Kiwiana#. Very Good/N/A.
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Book number: 8350
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 21.25 | £UK 19.5 | JP¥ 2638]
Keywords: Horse Racing Polo New Zealand

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