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Claus Spreckels: The Sugar King in Hawaii

By: Adler, Jacob

Price: $40.00

Publisher: USA, University of Hawaii Press: 1966

Inscription: Inscribed by Author

Seller ID: 33655


Minor soiling and edgewear to boards. Inscribed 'For Louis & Mona Klein Me ke aloha pumehana Jacob Adler'. Prior seller's sticker. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Gift inscription , neat to preliminary pages. Edges browned slightly. Illustrator: Joseph Feher. Inscribed by Author. Hardcover View more info

Rocked and Ruptured: Geological Faults in New Zealand

By: Aitken, Jefley J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Zealand, Reed Books: 1999

Seller ID: 27668


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). ISBN: 0790007207. ISBN/EAN: 9780790007205. ** Postage for this light book will be A$6 to Australia , A$10 Worldwide. Adjusted after checkout ** Paperback View more info

Pohnpei: An Island Argosy

By: Ashby, Gene

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Pohnpei, Rainy Day Press: 2003

Seller ID: 31813


Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Gift inscription , neat to preliminary pages. Minor marks and wear to book. ISBN: 0931742145. ISBN/EAN: 9780931742149. Paperback View more info

The Mutiny of the Bounty

By: Barrow, Edited and Introduced by Gavin Kennedy, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: USA, David R. Godine: 1980

Seller ID: 30934


Jacket faded to spine. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight, spine fine. Dust Jacket quite worn at edges, small chips and tears. Minor edgewear to boards. ISBN: 0879233435. ISBN/EAN: 9780879233433. Hardcover View more info

Captain Cook in Hawaii

By: Barrow, Terence

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Australia, Island Heritage Ltd: 1978

Seller ID: 27979


Size: Oblong 8vo (8 to 9 inches). Price-clipped. ISBN: 0896100634. ISBN/EAN: 9780896100633. Hardcover View more info

Dusky Bay: In the Steps of Captain Cook

By: Begg, Neil C. Begg, A. Charles

Price: $24.90

Publisher: New Zealand, Whitcombe & Tombs Ltd: 1975

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 21453


Jacket creased and lightly scratched; moderate edgewear and soiling. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body clean and un-marked. Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Sporadic foxing within, text mostly clean. Moderate wear to jacket but still complete. Prior owner or seller's stamp. Edges moderately browned/foxed. Minor edgewear to boards. Now protected in non-adhesive clear wrap. ISBN: 0723300127. ISBN/EAN: 9780723300120. Hardcover View more info

A History of Rangi-Ruru School

By: Belcher, Margaret

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New Zealand, Rangi-ruru Presbyterian Girls' School: 1964

Seller ID: 33638


Minor water damage/soiling to jacket. Jacket edges chipped and spine rubbed, causing small holes and titling to be partially erased. Light browning to endpapers. Minor marks to boards. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Edges browned slightly. Now protected in non-adhesive plastic wrap. ** Postage for this light book will be A$6 to Australia , A$10 Worldwide. Adjusted after checkout ** Hardcover View more info

Australian Women in Papua New Guinea: Colonial Passages 1920-1960

By: Bulbeck, Chilla

Price: $18.00

Publisher: UK, Cambridge Univ. Press: 1992

Seller ID: 29808


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Ex-Library with stamps and pockets. ISBN: 0521412854. ISBN/EAN: 9780521412858. Hardcover View more info

Maori Affairs

By: Butterworth, G.V.

Price: $29.90

Publisher: GP Books: 1990

Seller ID: 23518


English and Maori text. Minor marks and edgewear to jacket and boards. Size: 4to Quarto (11 to 13 inches). Text is in multiple languages. Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. ISBN: 0477000290. ISBN/EAN: 9780477000291. ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Australia ** Hardcover View more info

Pitcairn: Island at the Edge of time

By: Carlsson, Susanne Chauvel

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Australia, Central Queensland University Press: 2000

Seller ID: 27761


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight. Prior owner's signature in ink. ISBN: 1875998926. ISBN/EAN: 9781875998920. Paperback View more info

Macquarie Island

By: Cumpston, J.S.

Price: $58.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Antarctic Division, Department of External Affairs: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27202


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight. Chips, tears, soiling/browning and minor rubbing to jacket. Edges browned/foxed. Minor marks and edgewear to boards. Now protected in non-adhesive clear wrap. ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Australia ** Hardcover View more info

Peter Dillon of Vanikoro

By: Davidson, J. W

Price: $14.90

Publisher: UK, Oxford University Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20289


Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Minor marks and wear to jacket. ISBN: 0195504577. ISBN/EAN: 9780195504576. Hardcover View more info

Oceania: A Journal Devoted to the Study of the Native Peoples of Australia, New Guinea and the Islands of the Pacific Ocean

By: Edited by A.P. Elkin

Price: $14.90

Publisher: Australia, University of Sydney: 1965

Seller ID: 22299


Volume XXXV. Number 4. June 1965. Moderate soiling/fading to covers. Page block creased and slightly damaged on bottom edge. Light creasing and edgewear to covers. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text has a few pencil marks. Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Edges moderately browned/foxed. ** Postage for this light book will be A$6 to Australia , A$10 Worldwide. Adjusted after checkout ** Paperback View more info

The Carpathians

By: Frame, Janet

Price: $14.90

Publisher: UK, Bloomsbury: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21753


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body clean and un-marked. Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Prior owner's inscription in ink, neat. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Minor marks & wear to boards and jacket. ISBN: 0747502463. ISBN/EAN: 9780747502463. Hardcover View more info

United Masters Lodge, No. 167: Selected Papers Vol. 2

By: Glenie, Edited by J.P.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New Zealand, United Masters Lodge, No. 167: 1961

Seller ID: 31186


Spine browned/discoloured. Size: Slim 8vo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine slightly cocked. ** Postage for this light book will be A$6 to Australia , A$10 Worldwide. Adjusted after checkout ** Hardcover View more info

The Perano Whalers of Cook Strait 1911 - 1964

By: Grady, Don

Price: $34.90

Publisher: New Zealand, Reed: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19709


Ex- Govt Department copy, as usual , appears unread Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Lovely clean solidly bound copy. Ex-Library - Stamps only. ISBN: 0589013920. ISBN/EAN: 9780589013929. ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Australia ** Hardcover View more info

The Perano Whalers of Cook Strait: 1911-1964

By: Grady, Don

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New Zealand, A.H. & A.W. Reed: 1982

Seller ID: 31616


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Dust Jacket sun faded, titling legible. ISBN: 0589013920. ISBN/EAN: 9780589013929. Hardcover View more info

Powers, Plumes and Piglets: Phenomena of Melanesian Religion

By: Habel, Edited by Norman C.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Australia, Australian Association for the Study of Religions: 1983

Seller ID: 31779


Size: Slim 8vo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine faded. Minor marks and wear to book. ISBN: 0908083076. ISBN/EAN: 9780908083077. ** Postage for this light book will be A$6 to Australia , A$10 Worldwide. Adjusted after checkout ** Paperback View more info

Looking for La Perouse : D'Entrecasteaux in Australia and the South Pacific 1792-1793

By: Horner, Frank

Price: $20.90

Publisher: Australia, Melbourne University Press: 1996

Seller ID: 22763


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. ISBN: 0522847587. ISBN/EAN: 9780522847581. Paperback View more info

Arctic Passage: The Turbulent History of the Land and People of the Bering Sea 1697-1975

By: Hunt, William R.

Price: $14.90

Publisher: USA, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1975

Seller ID: 24538


Soiling, adhesive stains, foxing/browning and edgewear to jacket. Minor edgewear and rubbing to boards. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact, but spine is cocked. Light foxing / browning to front/rear pages, text pages clean. Edges moderately browned/foxed. ISBN: 0684144662. ISBN/EAN: 9780684144665. Hardcover View more info

Ten Thousand Years in a Lifetime

By: Kiki, Albert Maori

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Australia, F W Cheshire: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32057


Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Moderate wear to jacket but complete. Gift inscription , neat to preliminary pages. Minor marks and wear to book. ** Postage for this light book will be A$6 to Australia , A$10 Worldwide. Adjusted after checkout ** Hardcover View more info

Broken Waves: A History of the Fiji Islands in the Twentieth Century

By: Lal, Brij V.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: USA, University of Hawaii Press: 1992

Inscription: Inscribed by Author

Seller ID: 33804


Inscribed 'For Joy Barrand With my very best wishes Brij Lal Suva, Fiji 18.vi.96'. Page block edges slightly foxed and stained. Minor soiling to boards. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Inscribed by Author. ISBN: 0824814185. ISBN/EAN: 9780824814182. Hardcover View more info

Kula: Myth and Magic in the Trobriand Islands

By: Malnic, Jutta

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Australia, Cowrie Books: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28036


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Minor marks & wear to boards and jacket. ISBN: 0646346172. ISBN/EAN: 9780646346175. ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Australia ** Hardcover View more info

Rapanui: Tradition and Survival on Easter Island

By: McCall, Grant

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia, Allen & Unwin: 1994

Seller ID: 27762


Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). ISBN: 1863736689. ISBN/EAN: 9781863736688. Paperback View more info

The History of Otago

By: McClintock, A H

Price: $29.90

Publisher: New Zealand, Otago Centennial Historical Publictions: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23579


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body clean and un-marked. Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Minor marks and wear. ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Australia ** Hardcover View more info

Ghost Towns of New Zealand

By: Mcgill, David

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New Zealand, Reed: 1978

Seller ID: 33397


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. ISBN: 0790005379. ISBN/EAN: 9780790005379. Paperback View more info

Taim Bilong Masta: The Australian Involvement with Papua New Guinea

By: Nelson, Hank

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Australia, Australian Broadcasting Company: 1982

Seller ID: 30897


Minor water damage to front and rear pages. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Minor marks and wear to book. ISBN: 0642975663. ISBN/EAN: 9780642975669. Paperback View more info

A Residence of Eleven Years in New Holland and the Caroline Islands

By: O'Connell, James F. (edited by Saul H. Riesenberg)

Price: $14.90

Publisher: Australia, Australian National University Press: 1972

Seller ID: 7419


Light spotting to top page edge; bumping to spine ends. : Jacket: Some soiling to white jacket; a few tears to edges. Hardcover View more info

Kerikeri Heritage of Dreams

By: Pickmere, Nancy

Price: $28.00

Publisher: New Zealand, Northland Historical Publications: 1994

Seller ID: 31767


Size: 4to (11 to 13 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Gift inscription , neat to preliminary pages. ISBN: 0959792651. ISBN/EAN: 9780959792652. Hardcover View more info

Tears in Paradise: Unveiled - Suffering and Struggles of Indians in Fiji 1879-2004

By: Prasad, Rajendra

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New Zealand, Glade Publishers: 2006

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 26714


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight. Minor marks/wear to book. ISBN: 0473114569. ISBN/EAN: 9780473114565. Paperback View more info