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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 10.75 | £UK 9.75 | JP¥ 1299]
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 35.75 | £UK 32.25 | JP¥ 4329]
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 18 | £UK 16.25 | JP¥ 2165]
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 27 | £UK 24.25 | JP¥ 3247]
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 10.75 | £UK 9.75 | JP¥ 1299]
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 23.25 | £UK 21 | JP¥ 2814]
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 16.25 | £UK 14.5 | JP¥ 1948]
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 14.5 | £UK 13 | JP¥ 1732]

 
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 18 | £UK 16.25 | JP¥ 2165]

 
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 7.25 | £UK 6.5 | JP¥ 866]
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 41.25 | £UK 37.25 | JP¥ 4979]
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 5.5 | £UK 5 | JP¥ 649]
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 14.5 | £UK 13 | JP¥ 1732]
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 27 | £UK 24.25 | JP¥ 3247]
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 22.5 | £UK 20.25 | JP¥ 2706]
Keywords: Horse Racing Polo New Zealand

 
HAWKINS, RODNEY
Golf at Letchworth
Hitchin, Herts. United Kingdom, Rodney Hawkins. 1985, First Edition. (ISBN: 0951081705) Hard Cover, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Red bds with crisp Gilt title, SIGNED by the Author to Michael & Rosie (Horton NZ publisher) "the first copy to reach the Antipodes" on the ffep, pp viii 168 illustrated through out with b/w photo's and sketches. Tight unread state. Fine/N/A. Signed by Author.
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Book number: 9415
USD 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 31.25 | £UK 28.25 | JP¥ 3788]
Keywords: Golf Golfing History Letchworth 0951081705

 
HAYTER, G C
Marlborough Sounds Tasman & Golden Bays
New Zealand, Pegasus Press. 1962, First Edition. Soft Cover, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. A guide for touring and boating, written by the brother of yachtie Adrian Hayter this is an informative book that gives interesting historic yarns including Whaling. Covers French Pass and D’urville island, Havelock and Pelorus Sound, Cook Strait and Tory channel, Picton and Queen Charlotte Sound, also mentioning notable wrecks. CONDITION Card wraps, 96 pages with 8 maps and numerous hafe tone photo plates. Very bright and crisp copy with slightest shelf wear. Very Good/N/A.
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Book number: 14711
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 22.5 | £UK 20.25 | JP¥ 2706]

 
HINTZ, O.S. (ED)
The New Zealanders in England 1931 (Cricket)
London, J M Dent. 1931, First Edition. Hard Cover, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. The New Zealand cricket team toured England in the 1931 season. The tour was the first tour by a New Zealand team in which Test matches were arranged. Originally, only one Test was planned, but New Zealand acquitted themselves so well in the first match and in the game against MCC that matches against Surrey and Lancashire were hastily replaced by two further Test matches. CONDITION Black cloth with silver title, pp xi 140 with 8 half tone photo plates. Copy is bright and crisp, cloth is fraying to rear spine edge, front end page has been neatly cut out to removed previous owners details. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 15111
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 18 | £UK 16.25 | JP¥ 2165]

 
HUTCHINSON, GENERAL W N (WILLIAM NELSON)
Dog Breaking: The Most Expeditious, Certain, And Easy Method, Whether Great Excellence Or Only Mediocrity Be Required, With Odds And Ends For Those Who Love The Dog And Gun
London, John Murray. 1909, Re-Issue. Hard Cover, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Describes how to train the various breeds, hunting of different types of game, how to load and shoot guns, trapping etc. CONDITION Blue bds (small chip to spine cloth) pp xl 359 with nice engraved illus, frontis plus 41 illus. Internally bright and crisp as new, OVERWEIGHT. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 15036
USD 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 31.25 | £UK 28.25 | JP¥ 3788]
Keywords: Canines Training Hunting Labrador Spaniel Retrievers

 
JAMES, NAOMI
At One With the Sea
New Zealand, Hutchinson. 1979, First Edition. (ISBN: 0091384400) Hard Cover with dust jacket, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. The first woman to sail single-handed around the world. She writes about the 1980 Observer Single-Handed Trans-Atlantic Race, which she won. CONDITION 192 pages with b/w photo plates, map eps. Very bright and clean copy in unworn DJ which has faded spine. #New Zealand Biography#. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 14365
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9 | £UK 8.25 | JP¥ 1082]
Keywords: Yatching Sailing Maritime 0091384400

 
JAMES, NAOMI
At Sea on Land
New Zealand, Hutchinson/Stanley Paul. 1981, First Edition. (ISBN: 0091446309) Hard Cover with dust jacket, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. The first woman to sail single-handed around the world writes a sequel to "At One With the Sea.' The 1980 Observer Single-Handed Trans-Atlantic Race, which she won. CONDITION 176 pages with b/w photo plates. Very bright and clean copy in like DJ. #New Zealand Biography#. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 14366
USD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 9 | £UK 8.25 | JP¥ 1082]
Keywords: Yatching Sailing Maritime 0091446309

 
JARVIS, MARGARET A
Your Book of Diving
London, United Kingdom, Faber & Faber. 1958, First Edition. Hard Cover with dust jacket, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ill.: MacGillivray, R. Blue bds with crisp White title (unworn, faintly faded to bottom edge else fresh) pp 71 with photo and line illus on how to achieve fabulous diving skills demonstrated by champion divers, tight and clean (appears unread) Original DJ has faintest wear, not price clipped. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Book number: 9937
USD 18.00 [Appr.: EURO 16.25 | £UK 14.5 | JP¥ 1948]
Keywords: Macgillivray, R

 
JOHNSTON, F L (ED)
Twenty-One Years with Boots and Pack : Wanderlust Birthday Issue
Auckland, New Zealand, Auckland Tramping Club. 1946, First Edition. Soft Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Stapled wrapper (rusting) pp 40 with b/w photo illus. Nice clean copy sl creased to some page cnrs top. #New Zealand History#. Near Fine/N/A.
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Book number: 12497
USD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 27 | £UK 24.25 | JP¥ 3247]
Keywords: New Zealand Tramping

 
KILLY, JEAN-CLAUDE; HALSTEAD, MICHAEL
Situation Skiing
New York, U.S.A. Doubleday. 1978, 2nd Impression. (ISBN: 038512189X) Cloth with dust jacket, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Ill.: Russell, John C. Techniques for improving skiing. Blue bds with crisp Gilt title (fresh and unworn, cnrs sharp, sl faded narrow strip to bottom edge) pp 203 with colour and b/w photo illus throughout. Tight pristine interior appears unread. Original DJ sl faded with 2 tiny nicks. Fine/Near Fine.
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Book number: 10428
USD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 18 | £UK 16.25 | JP¥ 2165]
Keywords: Skis Skiing Sports Recreation 038512189x Russell, John C

 
LOWE, WILLIAM WALTER
Bedrock Principles of Golf
London, Collins. 1937, First Edition. Hard Cover with dust jacket, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Writer was a noted Cricket, Golfer and Skater. CONDITION Green bds (unworn, faded to spine ends) 191 pages with photo plate illus of golfers in action, including Henry Cotton, Percy Alliss, and Sam King. Mostly very bright and crisp with light scatted foxing. DJ has chips to spine ends and tips. Photo plates from another publication laid in showing how to do various shots step by step. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 15371
USD 50.00 [Appr.: EURO 44.75 | £UK 40.5 | JP¥ 5411]

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