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Taylor, Robert W.
A Clinical Atlas of Venereal Skin Diseases Including Diagnosis, Prognosis & Treatment., numerous coloured chromolithographic plates. Lea Bros, Philadelphia, 1889, elephant folio, rebacked half black morocco, label for the Private Library of J. M. Lockhart, M.D., TP, Preface, and 4 Contents pages, all damaged, torn or lacking parts and all pasted in, otherwise good.
No Image302$100 - 150
The Universal Magazine of Knowledge and Pleasure For July, 1756, Number CXXVIII, Vol XIX, with facsimile covers, 48pp, engraved frontis, TP with British crest, finely bound in later quarter blue morocco and marbled boards.
No Image303$100 - 150
Victorian Family Bible Cassell, Petter, & Gilpin, London, ND, illus with more than 900 engravings, full morocco, gilt lines, brass clasps, spine splits
No Image304$100 - 200
Victorian Family Bible With A Series Of Illustrations In Chromo-lithography. William Collins, Sons & Co, Glasgow, full tooled black morocco with embossed oval title cartouche in gilt, brass corners and clasps, G+
No Image305$150 - 300
Seven Volumes on Ossian & Fingal Including, Fingal an Ancient Epic Poem, 1762, boards detached, Ossian’s Fingal An Ancient Epic Poem, 1814, boards detached, The Genuine Remains of Ossian, 1841, blind stamped green cloth, and 4 later volumes, all cloth bound.
Broun, Captain Thomas
Manual of The New Zealand Coleoptera Colonial Museum & Geological Survey Department. Printed at the Offices of James Hughes, Lambton, Quay, Wellington, 1880, plain boards, taped spine
No Image307$150 -250
Buller, Walter L.
Manual of the Birds Of New Zealand George Didsbury, Govt Printer, Wellington, 1882, illus, blue cloth gilt, many text pages detached, lacking lower half of spine strip. A well used copy
No Image308$100 - 150
Cheeseman, T. E.
Illustrations of the New Zealand Flora (2 Volumes) John Mackay, Govt Printer, Wellington, 1914, green cloth
309$400 - 600
Featon, Mr & Mrs E. H.
The Art Album of New Zealand Flora Being A Systematic And Popular Description Of The Native Flowering Plants Of New Zealand And The Adjacent Islands, Vol I, Authors Edition, Printed And Published At The Office Of Messrs Bock & Cousins, Brandon Street, Wellington, first edition, 1889, illus with chromolithographic plates including frontis of wild flowers and berries, original tissue guards, green cloth, title in gilt, old staining to right side of cover, otherwise a clean tight copy
310$100 - 200
James Gilray (After)
A Smoking Club An 18th century cartoon engraving, signed and dated in the plate.
No Image311$250 - 350
Hetley, Mrs Charles The Native Flowers of New Zealand Illustrated in Colour, Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, And Rivington, London, 1887, folio, text and plates detached, boards worn
Hudson, G. V.
A Supplement to the Butterflies and Moths of New Zealand With 10 Coloured Plates. Ferguson & Osborn, Limited, 1939, green cloth, a near fine copy, together with, The World Of Butterflies And Moths, and 2 volumes of The Macrolepidoptera of the World by Dr A Seitz, Professor, Stuttgart, one volume of texts and one of plates
No Image313$100 - 150
The Forest Flora of New Zealand George Didsbury, Govt
Printer, Wellington, first edition, 1889, folio, illus, green cloth,
title page foxed, some discolouration to the plate margins, else
No Image314$100 - 150
The Forest Flora of New Zealand George Didsbury, Govt Printer, Wellington, 1889, dec green cloth, heavy FX to FEP & TP, illus throughout.
No Image315$150 - 300
Caroli a Linne (Carl Linnaeus)
Systema Naturae (Tomus I & I Pt II) First edition, 1788, Tomus I, 19cm, 500pp, Tomus I Pt II, 21cm, 501-1032pp, front EP to pp592 detached, quarter leather plain boards, well worn, all text in Latin.
316$500 - 700
Martyn, William Frederick
The Geographical Magazine (2 Volumes) or A New, Copious,
Complete and Universal System of Geography, printed for
Harrison & Co, London, 1788, half burgundy morocco.
The Geology Of New Zealand Whitcombe And Tombs Limited, 1910, red cloth, together with The Epoch Of The Mammoth and The Apparition Of Man Upon The Earth by James C Southall, Trubner & Co, London, 1878
318$1,500 - 3,000
British Zoology, Vols I, II, II, IV, 1776/77 Printed by William Ayres
for Benjamin White, London, full calf, all with splits, Vol IV torn
and lacking, boards worn but sound, offset discolouring to
plates. A rare set.
319$400 - 700
Indian Zoology Second Edition, printed by Henry Hughs for
Robert Faulder, London, 18-790, 25cm, viii, 144pp, illus with 16
engraved plates, full calf, re-backed, 5 raised spine bands, BP of
William Lindsay, G+, Rare.
Salmon, J. T.
The Native Trees of New Zealand first edition 1980, signed by the author, with clam shell box, a fine copy
Turbott, E. G. (Editor)
Buller’s Birds of New Zealand Whitcoulls Publishers, Christchurch, 5th printing, 1979, with slipcase. Book is fine, case sunned
No Image322$250 - 400
Zoological Results (2 Volumes) 7 parts bound in 2, published at The University Press, Cambridge, 1898, half green calf, raised spine bands and decorative compartments. Rare.
Nine Bird/Natural History Related Volumes Including Key to the Birds Of The Hawaiian Group by William Alanson Bryan, 1901, the other volumes are modern softcover examples
No Image324$100 - 150
18 NZ/Australian Natural History Volumes - Chiefly modern books, including The Natural History of New Zealand, Subantarctic Macquarie Islands, The Secret Discovery Of Australia, The Stick Insects of New Zealand, New Zealand Mollusca, Shells Of New Zealand, etc
325$200 - 400
Banwell, D. Bruce
Great New Zealand Deer Heads, Volumes I,II,III The Halycon
Press, 1986, 1987, 1989, folio with glossy jackets, all fine, a
scarce complete set.
326$100 - 200
Banwell, D. Bruce
Highland Stags Of Otago first ed, 1968, DJ. Also, The Red Stags Of The Rakaia, and The Royal Stags Of Windsor both by the same author Sons of the Stags by Colin Davey. Mr Wapiti, by Jack McKenzie.
Tales From A Fisherman’s Log Zane Grey Inc, 1978, together with 3 other trout and salmon fishing volumes
Six NZ Hunting Volumes The Golden Years of Hunting in New Zealand. The Golden Years of Fishing in New Zealand. On Target. Pack & Rifle. The Hunting Breed. The Deer Hunters
Red Deer Longmans, Green, And Co, London, third ed, 1894, illus, together with, Deer Shooting Days by Jeff Thomson, first ed, 1964, and Monarchs Of The Glen - A History of Deer-Stalking in the Scottish Highlands by Duff Hart-Davis, 1978, with DJ
Stalking Reminiscences 1914-1920 John Murray, London, first edition, 1921, illus, brown cloth, gilt stag to cover
Still Stalking And Talking John Murray, London, first edition, 1926, brown cloth, gilt stag to cover
St. John, Charles
Short Sketches of the Wild Sports & Natural History of The Highlands Ashford Press Publishing, 1986, purple cloth gilt, together with Wild Sports of the West of Ireland by W. H. Maxwell, 1986, and The Fowler In Ireland by Sir Ralph Payne-Gallwey, 1986, all three are fine copies
Walton, Izaak & Cotton, Charles
The Complete Angler or The Contemplative Man’s Recreation. George Bell And Sons, London, 1876, full blue calf, 5 raised spine bands and gilt dec cmpts
Six New Zealand Hunting Volumes - Rabbits Galore, Shooting for the Skipper, Call of the Wapiti, Hunter Climb High, Shooting with Snow, Backblocks. All hardback with DJ
Six Hunting Volumes - Hunter By Profession, Tony Orman Reflections Of A Deerstalker, Hunt The Far Mountain, Love Of The Hunt, The Sharp Shooter, Hunting and Stalking Deer throughout the world. All hardback with DJ
Six NZ Hunting Books - Along The Track, A Collection of New Zealand hunting yarns. Seasons Of A Hunter. Big Game Hunting In New Zealand. Hunting In New Zealand. Memories of New Zealand Deerstalking An Anthology. Wildlife Ranger My Years in the New Zealand Outdoors
Eight Fishing Volumes - The Sport in Fishing. Rivers And Lakes of the South Island. Trouting Tales. Fisherman’s Paradise. Trout At Taupo. Fifty Years A Fisherman. Where To Fish. Underwater Hunting
Six NZ Hunting Volumes - My Stalking Memories by Major R. A. Wilson, third ed. In Search Of The Wild Red Deer. You’ll Learn No Harm From The Hills. Red Stags Calling. The Hunting Experience. Hunt South
Five Large Hunting Volumes - The Book Of Hunting. Tracks Of The Hunter by Keith Severinsen. Rex Forrester’s True Hunting Adventures. The Deerstalkers A History Of The New Zealand Deerstalkers Association. The Wild Pig In New Zealand
Ten NZ & Other Hunting Books Hardback and softcover
Eight NZ Related Hunting Books hardback and softcovers
Ten Hunting Volumes Including Big Game, Alaska, etc
Six Hunting Books - The Way Of A Hunter by Philip Holden. Grand Slam Hunting. A Magnificent Obsession. Wapiti in New Zealand., A History of the Fiordland Herd. Call of the Moose. The Roe Deer Of Cranborne Chase
The Boys Own Book of Games and Recreations The Religious tract Society, London, 1912, dec green cloth, together with three other literary volumes
345$125 - 175
Bauer, Dr Max
Precious Stones A Popular Account Of Their Characters,
Occurrence And Applications, With An Introduction To Their
Determination, For Mineralogists Lapidaries, Jewellers Etc
with An Appendix On Pearls And Corals. Charles Griffin And
Company, Ltd, London, 1904, half burgundy morocco, kevlar
outer, general leather wear, else G
346$100 - 200
Mrs Beeton’s Book Of Household Management New Edition,
Ward, Lock & Co, Limited, London, 1909, 2048pp, plus ads,
coloured frontis of fruit, finely rebound in quarter calf and
green watered boards, with spine strip laid down.
347$75 - 125
Tales of The Anglers Eldorado New Zealand Hodder &
Stoughton Limited, London, first edition, 1926, light blue cloth
gilt, spine ends frayed, binding loose, some plates detached
New Zealand Rugby Football Second edition, Whitcombe & Tombs Limited, Auckland, ND (1929), brown cloth, together with three other volumes, 100 Years Of Rugby Story Of Nelson Rugby Football Club 1870-1969. The New Zealand Rugby Football Union 1892-1967 by A. C. Swan. Barbarians - Gentlemen & Players
Morgan, W. P.
Triad Societies In Hong Kong Government Press, Hong Kong, first edition, 1960, red cloth, DJ. Also, The Temples Of Anking And Their Cults - A Study Of Modern Chinese Religion, AMS Press, New York, r/p 1973, red cloth
350$300 - 500
The Otago Rugby Football Annual 1889 the cover showing a
team photo of the Otago Reps, 1888, numerous adverts too.
Cover loose, the back page is a memoranda with scribbled
matches and results, together with another annual for 1895.
No Image351$100 - 200
Swan, Arthur C, Chester, R. H. & McMillan, N. A. C.
History Of New Zealand Rugby Football, 4 Volumes first volume History of New Zealand Rugby Football 1870-1945. Vol 2, 1946-1957. Vol 3, 1958-1979. Vol 4, 1980-1991.
Swan, Arthur C.
They Played for New Zealand A Detailed Record Of Each Rugby Union All Black From 1884 To 1963, New Zealand Ruby Football Union, 1964, printed card wraps, together with Halo Hadlee by George Wycherley - A Light-Hearted History of the New Zealand Cricket Team, 1949, and, a Handbook of the New Zealand Rugby Referees Association, 1957
Eight Large NZ Related Rugby Books - 1905 Originals. Great All Black Wingers. 1905 The Triumphant Tour of the New Zealand Footballers, and five other volumes
Three Volumes on Native American Indians - Indian Tribes of Aboriginal America, Selected Papers of the XXIXth International Congress of Americanists, edited by Sol Tax. Cooper Square Publishers, Inc, New York, 1967, red cloth, ex-libris stamp. Cherokees of the Old South - A People In Transition by Henry T Malone, 1956, red cloth, DJ, ex-libris stamp. The Catawba Indians - The People Of The River by Douglas Summers Brown, 1966, with DJ, ex-libris with stamps
Carton of Vintage Price Guides & Booklets - For Royal Doulton, Wedgwood, Royal Albert, Grafton, Tuscan China, also for crystal, silver plate , stoneware etc
Five Vintage Manufacturers Catalogues - George Jensen, Marris’s Limited Catalogue No 10, Silverware by Poston, Dirigold, and a Charles Rennie Mackintosh exhibition catalogue
Two Catalogues On Chinese Art - Chinese Art including many Examples from Famous Collections, Exhibited in New Zealand 1937, also Ceramic Art Of Southeast Asia
Carton Of Various Art/Coin Reference Volumes etc Also, Marsdens Lieutenants, New Zealand by Ngaio Marsh, Making New Zealand, etc
Carton of General Volumes Including Erotica, Coins, Pavlova etc
Baxter, James K.
Blow, Wind Of Fruitfulness The Caxton Poets No 2, The Caxton Press, Christchurch, first edition, 1948, cloth with DJ, ex owners sig to FEP, jacket sunned and torn, else G.
Coburn, Alvin Langdon
More Men Of Mark Duckworth & Co, London, printed at the Cloister Press, Manchester, ND, text dated 1922, tipped in images of Dulac, Pound, Hardy, Conrad, etc, etc, quarter cloth, paper covered boards.
Alethea - The Parting Of The Ways (2 Volumes) Burns & Oates, Limited, London, first edition, ND, C1890s, green cloth gilt, owners stamp to HT, contemporary insc to contents page
Boxed 21 Volume Set Of Novels Collins Clear-Type Press, ND, burgundy leather gilt in red cloth covered box
The Edge Of The Alphabet The Pegasus Press, first edition, 1962, red cloth, DJ. Also, Lazarus And Other Poems by Ruth Gilbert, with wood engravings by E Mervyn Taylor, first edition, 1949, with DJ. Shining With The Shiner by John A Lee, first ed, lacking cover illustration, insc to TP
Four Volumes - Gertrude, Siddhartha, The Journey to the East, Stories Of Five Decades, together with a paperback copy of The Catcher In The Rye
The Varieties Of Religious Experience A Study In Human Nature, being The Gifford Lectures On Natural Religion Delivered At Edinburgh In 1901-1902. Longmans, Green, And Co, London, 1902, green cloth
Lawrence, D. H.
11 Volumes, Including Novels, Articles etc with Concerning Jude The Obscure by Havelock Ellis, signed limited edition, 1931, and Cherry Ripe by A. E. Coppard, 1935
White Fang The Macmillan Company, 1906, pictorial cloth, a near fine copy
Three Novels - Something Childish & Other Stories, Constable & Co, first edition, 1924. The Doves Nest And Other Stories, first edition, 1923, BP of John Quinn. The Garden Party And Other Stories, 3rd imp, 1922
No Image370$100 - 150
Flying To Palmerston Poems by Kendrick Smithyman, published for The University Of Auckland By The Oxford University Press, 1968, together with Inheritance, Paul’s Book Arcade, 1962, both rebound in fine half orange morocco and marbled boards. 2 fine copies.
Alice In Wonderland Pictured by Mabel Lucie Attwell, Raphael Tuck & Sons, Ltd, London, ND, c1921, quarter green cloth, pictorial boards, split to cloth in upper spine, pp47/48 and Mad Hatters Tea Party plate detached, others loose. Together with a set of 6 Victorian children’s books, Robin’s Ride, Dear Little Buttercup, Dicky Bird Esq, Sweet Story, Very Pretty, A Little Blue Jacket, all quarter cloth with pictorial boards, c1880
372$1,000 - 1,500
The Adventures Of Tintin 16 volumes, dating from 1958
through to 1975, various years.
373$300 - 500
The Instructive Picture Book Lessons From The Geographical
Distribution Of Animals or The Natural History of the
Quadrupeds Which Characterise The Principal Divisions Of
The Globe. Edmonston And Douglas, Edinburgh, first edition,
1860, folio, illus with coloured lithos, quarter red cloth and
pictorial boards, spine joint loose and split, browning and FX,
otherwise very scarce.
374$100 - 150
The Tale of Benjamin Bunny Frederick Warne & Co, 1904. with
original greaseproof outer.
Six Volumes on Collecting Books - Who’s Who In Children’s Books. The Golden Age Of Children’s Book Illustration. The Collectors Book Of Books. Children’s Modern First Editions,
Studies & Sketches of a Bird Painter Folio, blue cloth, with slipcase, a fine copy
The Life & Art of William Strutt oblong folio in clam shell box, case sunned, otherwise a fine copy.
Fleming, C. A.
George Edward Lodge The Unpublished New Zealand Bird Paintings Foreword by Peter Scott, Nova Pacifica, in association with the National Museum Of New Zealand, first edition, 1982, folio in glossy jacket, a fine copy
No Image380$100 - 150
The Art of Rei Hamon Notes by the artist, introduction by John Morton. Collins, Auckland, signed limited edition, number 538 of 600, elephant folio, quarter dark green leather with slipcase, a fine copy.
No Image381$100 - 150
The Art Of Raymond Ching folio with slipcase, a fine copy. Together with, New Zealand Birds An Artist’s Field Studies, paintings, drawings & text by Raymond Ching, a fine copy.
McIntyre Country New Zealand Landscapes signed copy, A. H. & A. W. Reed, Wellington, first edition, 1979, in presentation clam shell box. A fine copy
Another Copy As Above Box sunned.
Stupples, Peter & Collins, Roger
John Clark Hoyte - Early New Zealand Landscapes Mural Books, first edition, 1987
Blaeu, Willem Janszoon
Scotia Regnum c1630 hand coloured with decorative title cartouche, sailing ships, inset map of Orkney, Latin text verso, unframed.
No Image387$150 - 250
Brees, S. C.
The Hutt Road Taken At The Gorge Looking Towards Wellington
coloured engraving by Henry Melville with 2 smaller vignette engravings of Residence Of His Honour Major Richmond At Wellington, and, Residence Of The Hon. Francis Molesworth At The Hutt, framed.
No Image388$150 - 250
Brees, S. C.
Mr Brees Cottage Karori Road coloured engraving by Henry Melville, with two others, Petoni Road With Wellington In The Distance, and The Upper Hutt District, framed.
No Image389$100 - 150
Collection of Tweleve Antique Portrait Engravings C18th & C19th bookplate engravings, mezzotints, etc, all unframed
No Image390$100 - 200
Australia, New Zealand & Islands Adjacent Mid C19th hand coloured map, published by Longman & Co, London, framed
No Image391$100 - 150
Australia, New Zealand & Adjacent Islands Small C19th hand coloured copper engraved map by Longman & Co, London, framed.
James McKerrow, (Surveyor General)
Map Of The North Island New Zealand Shewing The Counties, coloured, c1886, unframed
R. E. Owen, (Govt Printer)
1966 Map Of The Northern Coast (NZ) From Hokianga On The West to Tutukaka On The East. New Zealand North Island Sheet 1, unframed. 1966
395$600 – 1,000
Richardson, W. (After L Nattrass)
City of Wellington New Zealand Lithograph, published by Dean
& Mundy, Threadneedle Street first edition, 1841, in an oak
frame, creasing, staining and discolouration. Rare.
Wyld, James (Geographer to the Queen)
Map of Europe, c1887 Victorian hand coloured linen backed folding map bound in plain cloth boards, c1887
397$200 - 300
Monsieur Julien (Professor Of Drawing In The Military
Julien’s New Progressive Drawing Book of The Human Figure
Drawn From Nature, lithographed by Thomas Fairland, W
Kent & Co (Late D Bogue), London, ND, oblong folio, original
blind stamped brown cloth, title vignette in gilt, BP of Edw J
Houndley, Gold & Silver Engraver, Enameller & Designer.