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Title

Sub-title

Author

Publisher

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Pages

Size

Condition

Price

Comment

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New Zealand Verse

 

Alexander, WF ; Currie, AE (collect)

Walter Scott Publishing

1906

xxxii 271p (8p catalogue)

Small 8vo

Blue cloth binding, gilt titles and decorations  Bump top, bottom spine, fore-corners TEG Slight foxing FE, a few pages  VG

25

The first real collection of New Zealand verse, all written by New Zealanders, although not all in New Zealand

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The Hedge-Sparrow

 

Allen, Charles Richards

Reed

1937

256

Small 8vo

D-J (small chips)  Inscription FEP  Slight foxing FEP  VG - Near Fine

35

A political novel of the Seddon period in NZ, set in Dunedin

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Katherine Mansfield 

A Biography

Alpers, Antony

Jonathan Cape

1954 1st UK edition

xvi 376p xvip Index

8vo

D-J (browning spine)  Slight marks FEs  VG

40

The first, 'definitive' biography based on the author's extensive research giving much new information (at the time) and a judicious assessment of KM' s relations with her family

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Tura and the Fairies 

and  The Overworlds and Tu

Andersen, Johannes

LT Watkins

1936

63

8vo

Card wraps  Browning spine  Slight bumping top, bottom spine  VG - Near Fine

125

A nice copy of this scarce work, especially in this condition, retelling in verse-dramatic form two tales from Maori lore

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Reeds' New Zealand Christmas Annual No 1

 

Anon

Reed

1947

80

Oblong 8vo

P-B Slight chips VG

25

Illustrated by such as AB Paterson. a compilation of stories, short biographies, descriptive pieces, contemporary advertisements, the first Annual

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Printing Types  a second specimen book

 

Anon

The Caxton Press

1948

75p (4p notes)

8vo

D-J (browned spine)  Short inscription front paste-down  Slight foxing top FE  VG

35

The current type faces avaliable at the Caxton Press, most hand set, although 'if more good faces had been available for machine composition, either linotype or monotype, we should have used them'

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The Dominican Star  A New Zealand Year Book  (Second Edition)

 

Anon

The Caxton Company

1899

(18p ads)  (3p) 152p (20p ads)

8vo

Decorated grey cloth binding, gilt titles and decoration  Slight rubbing spine Owner's plate Front Paste-down VG

60

A really eccentric curiosity. It states 'Second Edition', but it was the first edition. A book-magazine, a collection of 'Papers Literary, Artistic, Scientific, Entertaining', including chats between the 'Grand Old Man' and the children, also serves as ad

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Book Six

 

Anon

Caxton Press

1942

16

8vo

P-B Rubbing spine Signature front cover  Gd

48

The sixth of these Caxton collections of 'miscellany', including a Leo Bensemann illustration

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The Dominican Star  A Literary Annual  Volume II

 

Anon

NZ Tablet

1900

(4p) 248p

8vo

Decorated green cloth binding, gilt titles and decorations  VG

60

The second volume of this curious mixture of magazine-book and religious chats, including some historical curios from around the area, with ads built in this time

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Follow the Call

A posthumous novel

Anthony, Frank S

Reed

1936

187p (4p catalogue)

Small 8vo

D-J (chips, small piece missing top, bottom spine)  Light foxing FEs  VG

44

The final work by the author of the 'Me and Gus' stories, the experiences of a WW1 returned soldier farming in Taranaki, full of the quirky humour of the author, and with a memoir of the author

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Landfall 210

 

Ashcroft, Nick (ed)

University of Otago Press

2005

199p 1p

8vo

P-B Fine

10

Includes the art of Kushana Bush, and an interview with linguist, John Taylor

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Fabulous & Familiar  children's reading in New Zealand, past and present

 

Atwool, Mary (et al)

National Library of New Zealand

1991

57

Oblong 8vo

P-B  Near Fine

25

With illustrations, a collection of essays discussing both children's reading from the 1890s and the influence of reading on children, including the role of the School Journal

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Twelve Echoes From France

 

Barker, Arthur

Progressive Pub Soc

1943

26

8vo

D-J over paper covers (some staining)  Stain IC, slight foxing FEP, rusting on staples  Contemporary reviews on inside flap Gd - VG

40

An earlier Caxton, with 12 early French poems facing English translations

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Mason  the life of RAK Mason

 

Barrowman, Rachel

VUP

2003

455

8vo

Soft card covers with flaps  Fine

30

With illustrations, the life of this New Zealand poet and social activist, whose verse brought nourishment into the general desert of thirties New Zealand literature

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Aspects of Poetry in New Zealand

 

Baxter, James K

The Caxton Press

1967

41

8vo

P-B Signature HTP  VG - Near Fine

25

The text of the author's talk at Victoria University, when he was at the height of his powers

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The Man on the Horse

 

Baxter, James K

University of Otago Press

1967

155

8vo

P-B Slight rubbing spine VG

20

Five talks mostly prepared for audiences during the author's Robert Burns Fellowship at Otago University in 1966 and 1967, including a piece on the 'Education of a New Zealand Poet'

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Verse 1951

 

Baxter, JK (et al)

Glenco

1951

50

8vo

P-B Staples rusting VG

15

Introduced by James K Baxter, an A-Z collection of new verse, and some older poets, from Judith Alley to Anton Vogt

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Landfall No 102 June 1972

 

Bensemann, Leo

Caxton Press

1972

p115-192

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Philip Clairmont with commentary, includes discussion of Blanche Baughan, verse by Louis Johnson, Barry Southam, fiction by Michael King, Patricia Grace, William Taylor, and H Winston Rhodes on reading Janet Frame

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Landfall No 110 June 1974

 

Bensemann, Leo

Caxton Press

1974

p91-184

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Alan Pearson and Tony Geddes, includes discussion of 'Owls Do Cry', verse by Louis Johnson, Alistair Paterson, Kendrick Smithyman, fiction by Vincent O'Sullivan, Barry Mitcalfe

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Landfall No 109 March 1974

 

Bensemann, Leo

Caxton Press

1974

p3-88

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Patrick Hayman, with commentary, includes discussion of the plays of Alistair Campbell, verse by Bruce Beaver, Fiona Kidman, Brian Turner, fiction by Ronald Hugh Morrieson, Margaret Sutherland and Rowan Metcalfe

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Landfall No 108 December 1973

 

Bensemann, Leo

Caxton Press

1973

p275-368

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Carl Sydow, includes Peter Cape on Michael Smither, with illustrations, and Maurice Shadbolt on writing, verse by Alan Loney and Peter Olds, fiction by Noel Hilliard, Vincent O'Sullivan, and a review of Witi Ihimaera's 'Tangi'

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Landfall No 107 September 1973

 

Bensemann, Leo

Caxton Press

1973

p179-272

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Don Peebles, includes discussion on Sam Hunt with verse, verse by Rhys Pasley, Rob Jackaman, Tony Jackson, fiction by Michael King, Elizabeth Jolley, Brian Turner, and Grotowski in Interview

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Landfall No 103 September 1972

 

Bensemann, Leo

Caxton Press

1972

p195-276

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated with photographs of the new Christchurch Town Hall, with commentary, includes discussion of Charles Brasch, verse by JK Baxter (including 'Letter to Peter Olds'), Phillip Wilson's 'Beautiful Sinners'

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Landfall No 106 June 1973

 

Bensemann, Leo

Caxton Press

1973

p83-176

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by John Drawbridge inter alia, with commentary, Phillip Wilson and memories of Charles Brasch, includes discussion on the plays of Bruce Mason, verse by Rowley Habib and Peter Olds, and Janet Frame's 'Daughter Buffalo' in review

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Landfall No 105 March 1973

 

Bensemann, Leo

Caxton Press

1973

p3-80

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Tony Fomison, includes discussion on Criticism in NZ Society, verse by Jack Lasenby, Alistair Paterson, fiction by Noel Hilliard, Fiona Kidman and Arthur Baysting, with Michael King on 'The First NZ Whole Earth Catalogue'

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Landfall No 104 December 1972

 

Bensemann, Leo

Caxton Press

1972

p279-360

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Doris Lusk, includes discussion of Frank Sargeson and 'Memoirs of a Peon', verse by Jack Lasenby, Tony Jackson, Brian Turner, fiction by Helen Shaw and J Edward Brown, and composer Jenny McLeod

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Landfall 113 March 1975

 

Bensemann, Leo (ed)

The Caxton Press

1975

p3-92

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by David Cheer, includes a memoir on Frederick Sinclaire, fiction by Vincent O'Sullivan and Rowley Habib, a discussion of 'Swing' in NZ General Elections, and Hilliard's 'Maori Woman', Wendt's 'Flying Fox..' and Tuwhare's 'Something Nothing'

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Landfall 115 September 1975

 

Bensemann, Leo (ed)

The Caxton Press

1975

p179-264

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Ralph Hotere et al, includes a discussion of 'Owls Do Cry', verse by Arvidson, Kidman, Sen McGlinn, Wendy Jago, fiction by Victor Kelleher, Peter Hawes, Barry Southam, female roles in NZ fiction, and RH Morrieson's 'Predicament' in review

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Landfall 111 September 1974

 

Bensemann, Leo (ed)

The Caxton Press

1974

p187 - 272

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by GT Moffitt, includes an interview with James K Baxter and valedictory for Leonard Hampden Booth, verse by CK Stead, Trevor Reeves, Riemke Ensing, Anne French, fiction by Wilson, Kidman and a review of Wendt's 'Sons for the Return Home'

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Landfall 112 December 1974

 

Bensemann, Leo (ed)

The Caxton Press

1974

p275-368

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Patrick Hanly and discussion by Peter Cape, includes verse by Louis Johnson, Five Maori poems in translation, fiction by RH Morrieson, Albert Wendt, Noel Hilliard, Alistair Campbell's 'The Suicide' with commentary, Baxter's 'The Labyrinth'

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Landfall 114 June 1975

 

Bensemann, Leo (ed)

The Caxton Press

1975

p95-176

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Philip Temple, includes a case for a photographic history unit in New Zealand, Vincent O'Sullivan on Katherine Mansfield, verse by P Bland, B Turner, A Baysting, Fiona Kidman, fiction by Sutherland, Mitcalfe, and Ihimaera's 'Whanau'

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Katherine Mansfield  A Critical Study

 

Berkman, Sylvia

Wellesley College, Yale University Press

1959 3rd print (1951)

(frontis) (3p) 246p

8vo

D-J (spine browned, marks)  VG

35

A blend of biography and criticism, relating the central experience's of KM's life to her work, with plates

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Landfall 159 September 1986

 

Boire, Gary (et al)

The Caxton Press

1986

(2p) p275-408

8vo

P-B VG

8

With illustrations, the Canada- New Zealand number, including post-colonialism and post-modernism in the Canadian/New Zealand novel

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Song of the Circle

Journeys into ancient wisdom

Brailsford, Barry

StonePrint Press

1996

300

8vo

P-B VG

25

The first book of the Chronicles of the Stone

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Landfall 72 December 1964

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1964

p299-396

8vo

P-B VG

10

Includes sculpture by Ria Bancroft, ES Grenfell's Beginnings, RA Ranald on William Faulkner and translations of Rimbaud by JK Baxter

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Landfall 70 June 1964

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1964

p111-196

8vo

P-B VG

10

Includes paintings and constructions by Don Peebles and Frank Sargeson's 'Just Trespassing, Thanks'

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Landfall 74 June 1965

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1965

p107-216

8vo

P-B VG

10

Includes cover by Gordon Walters, Maori wood carvings and discussion by DR Simmons, Frank Sargeson's Beginnings and EA Horsman on Sargeson's Art, Farquhar and Lilburn on recent music

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Landfall 44 December 1957

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1957

p275-348

8vo

P-B  VG

10

With art by Juliet Peter, Roy Cowan, WA Sutton, includes a story by James Courage, verse by CK Stead, and one of the first reviews of 'Owls Do Cry'

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Landfall 56 December 1960

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1960

p315-412

8vo

P-B VG

10

With illustrations by Edith Collier, includes Maurice Duggan's 'Blues for Miss Laverty' and D'Arcy Cresswell by his friends

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Landfall 75 September 1965

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1965

p219-312

8vo

P-B VG

10

Includes illustrations by Doris Lusk, Keith Patterson and Olivia Spencer Bower, a bust of Frank Sargeson by Alison Duff, JK Baxter's Beginnings and verse, verse by Kevin Ireland, and Janet Frame's 'The Bath'

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Landfall 78 June 1966

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1966

p111-212

8vo

P-B VG

10

Includes drawings by Ralph Hotere, Bruce Mason's Beginnings, Maurice Gee's 'The Champion', and verse by Ireland and Stead

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Landfall 55 September 1960

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1960

p219-312

8vo

P-B VG

10

With portraits by Leo Bensemann, includes verse by WH Oliver and Denis Glover, and a discussion on University education and development

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Landfall 54 June 1960

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1960

p115-216

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated, including art by Russell Clark and Doris Lusk, includes fiction by CK Stead, verse by JK Baxter and Kendrick Smithyman, and Eric Horsman on 'The End of the Golden weather'

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Landfall 53 March 1960

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1960

p3-112

8vo

P-B  VG

10

Illustrated with plates of 1950s New Zealand writers, includes a discussion of poets of the sixties (Bland, Challis, Leeming, Stead) and Q&A with New Zealand writers, including Baxter, Cross, Curnow, Dallas, Duggan, Finlayson, Mason, Middleton, Pearson

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Landfall 62 June 1962

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1962

p107-208

8vo

P-B  VG

10

With paintings by Pam Cotton, includes Ruth Dallas' 'Snowfall', fiction by OE Middleton, Bill Pearson on NZ since the War

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Landfall  September 1948 Vol 2 No 3 No 7

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1948

p163 - 240

8vo

P-B Browning spine VG

10

Includes pieces by Alan Mulgan and John Reece Cole

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Landfall March 1951 Vol 5 No 1 No 17

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1951

80

8vo

P-B Browning spine VG

10

With illustrations by Ines Russell, includes a study of the verse of Ursula Bethell, verse by JK Baxter, and further Sargeson

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Landfall December 1952 Vol 6 No 4 No 24

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1952

p259-340

8vo

P-B Browning spine VG

10

Includes stories by Bruce Mason and John Caselberg and more Maori Studies by Hester Carsten

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Landfall December 1948 No 8

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1948

p243 - 340

8vo

P-B Browning spine VG

10

With illustrations, includes memories of Ursula Bethell and early verse by Ruth Dallas

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Landfall  December 1949 Vol 3 No 4 No 12

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1949

p299-387 (1p)

8vo

P-B Browning spine  VG

10

Includes verse by Basil Dowling (hand-written by Leo Bensemann), a review of 'Man Alone' by JK Baxter, and a lovely gallery of NZ writer portraits

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Landfall June 1952 No 22

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1952

p87-164

8vo

P-B Browning spine Thin name stamp TP  VG

10

With illustrations, includes 'I for One' by Frank Sargeson, verse by Basil Dowling and Jk Baxter

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Landfall March 1953 No 25

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1953

p3-88

8vo

P-B Browning spine VG

10

With illustrations by Olivia Spencer Bower, John Drawbridge, Rita Angus and Juliet Peter, includes Frank Sargeson at 50, 'Presents' by Dan Davin and verse by Louis Johnson

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Landfall March 1954 No 29

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1954

p3-72

8vo

P-B Browning spine VG

10

With illustrations by Olivia Spencer Bower and WA Sutton, includes Allen Curnow on Dylan Thomas, verse by Kendrick Smithyman, story by OE Middleton

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Landfall September 1954 No 31

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1954

p151-244

8vo

P-B Browning spine VG

10

With illustrations by Olivia Spencer Bower and WA Sutton, includes Allen Curnow on Dylan Thomas, verse by Kendrick Smithyman, story by OE Middleton

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Landfall March 1955 No 33

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1955

p3-100

8vo

P-B Browning spine Slight marks back cover VG

10

With 'Maori Heads' by Dennis Knight Turner, includes 'The Colonel's Daughter' by Frank Sargeson plus commentary on his work, Frederick Page on some New Zealand composers and Margaret Dalziel on 'Comics in New Zealand'

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Landfall 41 March 1957

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1957

p3-96

8vo

P-B  VG

10

With photographs of Maori carvings by Hester Carsten, includes a story by John Caselberg, verse by JK Baxter and Ruth Dallas, and Denis Glover on Cook's Journals

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Landfall 42 June 1957

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1957

p99-184

8vo

P-B  VG

10

With illustrations, includes an obituary to ARD Fairburn, Ruth France's 'The Race' and verse by Janet Frame, and Margaret Walker on translating Chekhov

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Landfall 43 September 1957

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1957

p187-272

8vo

P-B  VG

10

With photographs by Les Cleveland, includes verse by JK Baxter and Peter Bland, fiction by Maurice Gee and WA Sutton on E Mervyn Taylor

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Landfall 45 March 1958

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1958

p3-96

8vo

P-B  VG

10

With photographs, and commentary, of the wooden graves of Northland by Cyril and Eric Lee-Johnson, includes pieces by Alastair Campbell, John Summers and Hone Tuwhare

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Landfall 80 December 1966

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1966

p311-416

8vo

P-B VG

10

Charles Brasch's last issue as editor, with Colin McCahon's windows for the Convent Chapel of our Sisters of Our Lady of the Missions, includes Colin McCahon's and Maurice Duggan's Beginnings, verse by Baxter and Jackson, CK Stead on Fairburn

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Landfall  June 1953 Vol 7 No 2 No 26

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1953

p91 - 156

8vo

P-B Near Fine

10

Includes 'Old Tolly' by ES Grenfell, two poems by JK Baxter and lino-cuts by May Smith

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Landfall March 1949 Vol 3 No 1 No 9

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1949

93p (2p)

8vo

P-B Browning spine  VG

10

With photos (and commentary) of the Waitaki Valley by Theo Schoon, includes 'Summer's End' by Bruce Mason and putting the case for a National Theatre

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Landfall March 1948 Vol 2 No 1 No 5

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1948

p5-80

8vo

P-B Browning spine  VG

10

With paintings of early Otago, includes pieces by Ruth Gilbert and JK Baxter, and commentaries and reviews about NZ art and society

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Landfall March 1950 Vol 4 No 1 No 13

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1950

p3-96

8vo

P-B Fading spine  VG

10

With paintings by Eric Lee-Johnson, includes verse by JK Baxter and Allen Curnow, 'All part of the game' by AP Gaskell, and discussion of the 1949 election

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Landfall December 1950 Vol 4 No 4 No 16

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1950

p275-372

8vo

P-B Fading spine  VG

10

With paintings by Colin McCahon (and commentary by Charles Brasch 'There is no precedent in New Zealand for the work of Colin McCahon'), includes fiction by Frank Sargeson and discussion about New Zealand culture

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Landfall June 1951 Vol 5 No 2 No 18

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1951

p83-160

8vo

P-B Browning spine  VG

10

With illustrations by Frances Hodgkins (and commentary by EH McCormick), includes a lyric sequence by JK Baxter, verse by Ruth Dallas and Basil Dowling, and more from Frank Sargeson

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Landfall December 1951 Vol 5 No 4 No 20

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1951

p243-320

8vo

P-B Fading spine  VG

10

With illustrations by John Drawbridge, Theo Schoon, WA Sutton, more story from Frank Sargeson, verse by Ruth Dallas and Louis Johnson, and discussion on New Zealand cinema and Auckland art

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Landfall December 1953 Vol 7 No 4 No 28

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1953

p235-303 (1p)

8vo

P-B Browning spine  VG

10

With drawings and commentary by Eric Lee-Johnson, includes 'In Youth is Pleasure' by Maurice Duggan and 'The Leavetaking' by JK Baxter

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Landfall December 1954 Vol 7 No 4 No 32

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1954

p247-324

8vo

P-B Slight browning spine  VG

10

With illustrations and commentary by John Pascoe, includes Kendrick Smithyman on 'Goblin Market', verse by Charles Brasch and Pat Wilson, and a discussion of the Arbitration Court

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Landfall June 1955 Vol 9 No 2 No 34

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1955

p103-180

8vo

P-B Browning spine  VG

10

With paintings by John Weeks (and commentary), includes JK Baxter's 'Letter to the World', a story by Maurice Duggan and more autobiography from Alan Mulgan

3.000000

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Landfall March 1952 Vol 6 No 1 No 21

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1952

p3-84

8vo

P-B Browning spine  VG

10

With photographs and commentary  by Eric Lee-Johnson, includes discussions of recent legislation in NZ and a study of MH Holcroft

3.000000

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Landfall  December 1947 Vol 1 No 4

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1947

p240-328 (4p)

8vo

P-B VG

10

Includes pieces by Basil Dowling and Bruce Mason, with paintings by Colin McCahon

3.000000

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Landfall 46 June 1958

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1958

p99-200

8vo

P-B  VG

10

With illustrations, includes stories by Frank Sargeson and OE Middleton and Maurice Shadbolt on his journey through Asia and Russia

3.000000

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Landfall 63  September 1962

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1962

p211-312

8vo

P-B  VG

10

With illustrations by Milan Mrkusich and Susan Goldberg, includes 'The Room' by Maurice Shadbolt, Eric Olssen on Political Theory and Holistic Myths, Robert Chapman on NZ since the War

3.000000

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Landfall June 1950 Vol 4 No 2 No 14

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1950

p99-180

8vo

P-B Fading spine  VG

10

Includes verse by Ruth Dallas, a story by OE Middleton, and some early NZ houses photographed

3.000000

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Landfall September 1955 Vol 9 No 3 No 35

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1955

p183-268

8vo

P-B Browning spine  VG

10

With AJC Fisher's portrait of Sir Edmund Hillary and sculpture from WR Allen, Alan ingham and Molly Macalister (with commentary), includes verse by Denis Glover, and stories by James Courage and Maurice Gee

3.000000

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Landfall December 1955 Vol 9 No 4 No 36

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1955

p271-364

8vo

P-B Browning spine  VG

10

With West Coast photographs by Les Cleveland, includes verse by JK Baxter, stories by Phillip Wilson and Maurice Shadbolt, and 2 talks by Bruce Mason and EH McCormick ('The Happy Colony')

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Landfall 30 June 1954

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1954

p75-148

8vo

P-B VG

10

With drawings by 'Barc', includes stories by James Courage and Frank Sargeson, verse by Denis Glover and Ruth Dallas, and a discussion of the Prospects of McCarthyism

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Landfall 37 March 1956 Volume 10 Number 1

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1956

88

8vo

P-B VG

10

With paintings and drawings by William Culbert, John Holmwood, Gabrielle Hope,  includes 'The Bulls' by Roderick Finlayson and Civil Liberties in New Zealand (in reaction to the 1951 Waterfront dispute)

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Landfall 38 June 1956 Vol 10 No 2

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1956

p91-172

8vo

P-B Browning spine VG

10

With illustrations by May Smith, Leo Bensemann, WA Sutton, Roy Cowan, includes John Caselberg's 'The Halt' and the writing of Australian history

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Landfall 39  September 1956 Vol 10 No 3

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1956

p175-272

8vo

P-B Browning spine VG

10

With illustrations, includes JK Baxter's 'Jack Winter's Dream'. verse by Fleur Adcock and Janet Frame, and ARD Fairburn on 'Culture'

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Landfall 40 December 1956 Vol 10 No 4

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1956

p275-372

8vo

P-B Browning spine VG

10

With paintings by Douglas MacDiarmid, includes Maurice Shadbolt's 'End of Season' and discussions on the future of Antarctica and the National orchestra

3.000000

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Landfall March 1949 Vol 3 No 3 No 11

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1949

p203-296

8vo

P-B Browning spine  VG

10

With wood engravings by Mervyn Taylor (and commentary), includes 'The quiet One' by Dan Davin and a symposium on conscription

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Landfall June 1949 Vol 3 No 2 No 10

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1949

p99 - 200

8vo

P-B Browning spine  VG

10

With paintings by Doris Lusk, includes verse by Noel Ginn and JK Baxter and part 2 of Bruce Mason's 'Summer's End'

3.000000

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Landfall  June 1948 Vol 2 No 2 No 6

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1948

p83-160

8vo

P-B Browning spine  VG

10

Includes pieces by Denis Glover and photographs by Brian Brake

3.000000

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24.000000

Landfall  September 1953 Vol 7 No 3 No 27

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1953

p159-232

8vo

P-B Fading spine VG

10

Includes a reassessment of Robin Hyde by James Bertram, 'Arawata Bill' reviewed by JK Baxter and Sculpture by Margaret Garland

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Landfall 69 March 1964

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

Caxton Press

1964

p3-108

8vo

P-B VG

10

With illustrations by Vere Dudgeon, includes Ronald Holloway on Bob Lowry, Allen Curnow on Louis MacNeice, verse by Fleur Adcock, Shakespeare after 400 years

3.000000

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Landfall 47 September 1958

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1958

p203-296

8vo

P-B  VG

10

With illustrations, including McCahon's 'Kauri Trees', includes discussions on New Zealand music

3.000000

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Landfall September 1951 Vol 5 No 3 No 19

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1951

p163-240

8vo

P-B Fading spine Slight piece missing base spine  VG

10

With four Maori studies by Hester Carsten, includes verse by Charles Brasch, stories by Ballantyne and Mason and HH Rex on 'Existentialist Freedom'

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Landfall 61 March 1962

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

Caxton Press

1962

p3-104

8vo

P-B VG

10

With paintings and drawings, including Tony Fomison and Rudi Gopas, includes stories by Ruth Dallas and verse by CK Stead, Rowley Habib and Maurice Duggan, and Leo Fowler on NZ since the War

3.000000

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Landfall 79 September 1966

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

Caxton Press

1966

p215-308

8vo

P-B VG

10

With illustrations, includes Raymond Ward's Beginnings, fiction by Wayne Flavell and Frank Sargeson, a review of Janet Frame's 'The Reservoir and other stories' and Frederick Page on NZ Contemporary Music

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Landfall 77 March 1966

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

Caxton Press

1966

p3-108

8vo

P-B VG

10

With paintings by Ross Ritchie, includes Roderick Finlayson's Beginnings, discussion of Religion in New Zealand, and a review of Janet Frame's 'The Adaptable Man'

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Landfall 76 December 1965

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

Caxton Press

1965

p315-416

8vo

P-B VG

10

With paintings by Pat Hanly, includes Ruth Dallas' Beginnings and verse, prose by Vincent Sullivan

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Landfall 71 September 1964

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

Caxton Press

1964

p199-296

8vo

P-B VG

10

With illustrations by James Boswell, includes studies of James Courage and Alan Mulgan, memories of Michael Amato, verse by Denis Glover, Joy Cowley, Janet Frame

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Landfall 67 September 1963

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

Caxton Press

1963

p219-320

8vo

P-B VG

10

With illustrations by Colin McCahon and MT Woollaston, includes a review of Coal Flat, verse by Vincent O'Sullivan and Kevin Ireland, Graham Billing's 'Ross Sea Journal'

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Landfall 68 December 1963

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

Caxton Press

1963

p323-424

8vo

P-B VG

10

With sculpture by Tom Taylor, Louise Henderson, Russell Clark, includes a review of Scented Gardens for the Blind, verse by Ruth Dallas and Cesar Vallejo and Joseph Musaphia's playscript 'Free'

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Landfall 66 June 1963

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

Caxton Press

1963

p107-216

8vo

P-B VG

10

With illustrations by Don Binney et al, includes Erle Nelson's Towards a New Zealand Drama, verse by Alistair Campbell and Peter Bland, fiction by Albert Wendt

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Landfall 58 June 1961

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1961

p107-188

8vo

P-B  VG

10

With drawings by Anne Severs, includes verse by Baxter and Mitcalfe, JC Beaglehole on NZ since the War, WJ Scott on the 'Lolita' case

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Landfall 64 December 1962

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

Caxton Press

1962

p315-412

8vo

P-B VG

10

With illustrations by Melvin Day, includes 'Alpha, by ES Grenfell, verse by Owen Leeming and Noel Ginn, and Elsie Locke's plee to 'Keep the South Free', before David Lange and Nuclear Free NZ

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Landfall 60 December 1961

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

Caxton Press

1961

p299-400

8vo

P-B VG

10

With illustrations, including MT Woollaston, includes Riley's Handbook by Maurice Duggan, verse by Fleur Adcock and Peter Bland, and The Sale of Lake Manapouri, by Hamish Gray, before the Save Manapouri Campaign began

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Landfall 48 December 1958

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1958

p299-384

8vo

P-B  VG

10

With paintings by Evelyn Page, with notes, includes verse by Fleur Adcock and stories by Bruce Mason and Maurice Shadbolt

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Landfall 49 March 1959

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1959

p3-108

8vo

P-B  VG

10

With photographs of recent church architecture in New Zealand, includes verse by Iain Lonie, and fiction by John Caselberg, the editing of Katherine Mansfield's Journal, and CK Stead on James K Baxter

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Landfall 59 September 1961

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1961

p191-296

8vo

P-B  VG

10

Illustrated by Helen Brown, Evelyn Page and Don Peebles, includes AR Entwisle on NZ since the War, Kenneth Allott on Thomas Arnold the Younger and NZ, Frederick Page on Rita Angus

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Landfall 50 June 1959

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1959

p111-204

8vo

P-B  VG

10

Illustrated with plates of St Paul's, Wellington, fiction by Maurice Gee, verse by Challis, France, Glover, Stead

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Landfall 65 March 1963

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

Caxton Press

1963

p3-104

8vo

P-B VG

10

With illustrations by Tony Fomison, includes 'Along Rideout Road that Summer' by Maurice Duggan, CK Stead on Allen Curnow's poetry and Bruce Mason's Towards a Professional Theatre

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Landfall 73 March 1965

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

Caxton Press

1965

p3-104

8vo

P-B Owner's stamp TP VG

10

With sculpture by Greer Twiss and commentary, includes Janet Frame's Beginnings, Alan Roddick on Denis Glover, verse by NZ poets of the mid-sixties and Frank Sargeson's 'City and Suburban'

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Landfall 57 March 1961

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1961

p3-104

8vo

P-B  VG

10

Illustrated, includes fiction by Guyan, Dallas, verse by Bland, Challis, Matheson on NZ since the War

3.000000

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Landfall 52 December 1959

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1959

p295-392

8vo

P-B  VG

10

Illustrated by Louise Henderson, Michael Nicholson, MT Woollaston, fiction by Owen Leeming, WJ Scott on Indecency in Literature, David Herron on NZ society in the 1850s

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Landfall 51 September 1959

 

Brasch, Charles (ed)

The Caxton Press

1959

p207-292

8vo

P-B  VG

10

Illustrated with plates of sculpture by Russell Clark, Jim Allen, John Kingston, Anthony Stone, fiction by Lawrence Baigent, verse by Allo, Bland, Dowling, Johnson

3.000000

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24.000000

Verena visits New Zealand

 

Brent-Dyer, Elinor M

W&R Chambers

1951

79

8vo

Decorated cloth covers over card  Slight browning spine   Slight library number front cover  School rubber stamp Half-title page  Paper disturbance inside back cover from removal of library pocket Gd - VG

145

With illustrations in B/W and cover by John Mackay, the author takes her readers to New Zealand in a fictional travelogue. Scarce, a tidy ex-school library copy

4.000000

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26.000000

By Bush and Sea  Tales New and Old from New Zealand

 

Bright, Amy Dora

Unity Press

1931

(frontis) 118p

Small 8vo

Brown cloth binding, brown titles  Light rubbing top, bottom spine, small piece wear top spine  FEs browned  VG

25

Stories for children, legendary and commonplace, with an NZ setting, illustrated by Kennaway and Frank Wright

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

The Diamond Smugglers

 

Brookes, OM

Collins

1965

188

Small 8vo

D-J (rubbing extremities, slight chips, slight foxing inside)  VG

15

A story set in NZ, with Lan and his Maori friend, Hongi and his cousin, Thomasina, set out to solve the case of a gang of diamond smugglers

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

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Nga Puke (The Hills)

 

Broughton, John

Aoraki Press

1992

xxii 95p

8vo

P-B VG

30

A play for male and female in English with some Maori, cover design and graphics by Maarire Goodall

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Journal of New Zealand Literature 4 1986

 

Broughton, WS (ed)

The Department of English, Massey University

1986

(3p) 86p

8vo

P-B VG

15

Includes pieces on classical models of Empire in early New Zealand writing, inventory of Robin Hyde, checklist of Curnow's critical prose, Frank Sargeson

3.000000

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22.000000

Call me Poet/Hunter  The life and work of RF Brown

 

Brown, Nigel (comp)

Moana Press

1987

121p (3p)

8vo

P-B Fading spine VG

20

Illustrated by Nigel Brown, a collection of his father's verse

5.000000

5.000000

15.000000

9.000000

17.000000

Landfall 180 December 1991

 

Brunton, Alan (et al, eds)

The Caxton Press

1991

p387-508

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Stuart Shepherd, the 'Hamilton Hometown' issue, with literary and other memories, includes verse by Martin Edmond, Maia Severna, Bob Orr, playscript by Alan Brunton, comic by Barry Linton

3.000000

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Woodland Echoes 

 

Bryant, James Thomas

Author Pub

1928 2nd ed, revised and enlarged

(4p) 333p

Small 8vo

Blue cloth binding, slight wear top, bottom spine  Gilt titles, decoration front  Fore-corners bumped  Light foxing EPs  VG

30

A scarce collection of NZ verse, enlarged from the first edition of 1906 to include poems of WW1, NZ poems, and his religious verse

5.000000

13.000000

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25.000000

Review Vol 2 Dec 1940

 

Butterton, M (ed)

John O'London Literary Club

1940

27

8vo

P-B Staples rusting Covers slightly marked VG

20

Not just a review of the society's year, but also of NZ literature, history, and writers

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

When Stars were Brightly Shining

 

Campbell, Wilson

Author Pub

2000

447

4to

Laminated boards  Near Fine

40

Signed and inscribed by the author, a novel of WW2 and Fiordland, with much autobiographical material, a novel of female strength against great adversity

5.000000

20.000000

40.000000

45.000000

50.000000

Chart to my Country

 

Caselberg, John

McIndoe

1973

136

8vo

P-B VG

20

Selected prose 1947-1971 Travel, art criticism, stories, with cover designed by Colin McCahon

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

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22.000000

The Book of Iris   A Life of Robin Hyde

 

Challis, Derek ; Rawlinson, Gloria

AUP

2002

xxii  778p

4to

D-J  Near Fine

50

A monumental study of the NZ writer Iris Wilkinson, pen-name Robyn Hyde, by her son and NZ poet Gloria Rawlinson, with many illustrations

5.000000

26.000000

54.000000

58.000000

62.000000

The Rime of the Ancient Mariner

 

Coleridge, Samuel Taylor ; Bensemann, Leo

The Caxton Press

1952

(frontis) 39p (2p)

4to

Green cloth spine (fading) Paper over boards  Black titles  Slight marks EPs browned  VG

175

Limited to 275 copies, with frontis, titling and initial letter by Leo Bensemann, printed on hand-made paper, a very good copy

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

34.000000

34.000000

The Literature relating to New Zealand  a bibliography

 

Collier, James

Govt Print

1889

(3p) 235p (1p)

8vo

Green plasticised boards Gilt titles Blind tooling Slight foxing top FE, FE  Sprinkling of foxing beginning, end VG

95

The first bibliography of books relating to New Zealand written by New Zealanders and non-New Zealanders, including periodicals

5.000000

14.000000

29.000000

31.000000

34.000000

North South

 

Colquhoun, Glenn ; Brown, Nigel

Steele Roberts

2009

30 leaves

4to

Soft card covers with flaps  Near Fine

30

Hand-written and illustrated by Nigel Brown, the poet puts his Celtic heritage gods together with his country's Atua Maori, a 'feast for the eyes'

3.000000

14.000000

26.000000

29.000000

29.000000

My Little State Home in Suburbia

 

Cooze, Frank ; 'Locataire'

Jason Publishing

1946

(frontis) 75p (4p)

Small 8vo

Paper wraps (marked on back)  VG

35

A scarce collection of humorous sketches on suburban life based in the State Houses of the Welfare State in NZ, illustrated by the author

5.000000

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19.000000

23.000000

26.000000

Two of a Kind

 

Cowley, Joy ; Williams, Mona

BlackBerry Press

1984

79

8vo

P-B VG - Near Fine

32

Inscribed, signed by Mona Williams, 11 stories by 2 NZ writers, illustrated by Jane Amos

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Tarzan Presley

 

Cox, Nigel

VUP

2004

463

8vo

P-B Near Fine

60

A moden New Zealand classic, the story of the great New Zealand warrior, Tarzan, discovered by a record producer and made famous as a Presley, resurrected from a supposed end, and now alive and challenging the world

5.000000

18.000000

33.000000

41.000000

45.000000

Jungle Rock Blues

 

Cox, Nigel

VUP

2011

463

8vo

P-B Near Fine

30

A moden New Zealand classic, the story of the great New Zealand warrior, Caliban, discovered by a record producer and made famous as a Presley, resurrected from a supposed end, and now alive and challenging the world

5.000000

18.000000

33.000000

41.000000

45.000000

The Forest

a comedy in Three Acts

Cresswell, D'Arcy ; E Mervyn Taylor

The Pelorus Press

1952

97

8vo

D-J (chips, small piece missing back, in archival plastic)  Patch browning EPs  Slight foxing FE  VG - Near Fine

45

With wood engravings by E Mervyn Taylor, a play set on Friday, December 19 1947 and the next morning

5.000000

14.000000

26.000000

29.000000

29.000000

Shorty

 

Crump, Barry

CW Associates

1980

110

8vo

Wrapper with flaps over card covers Slight rubbing of black colour extremities of wrapper Slight spotting base VG - Near Fine

35

Signed and inscribed by the author, his 14th piece of extended fiction, in which he exposes the perils of golf

4.000000

11.000000

22.000000

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26.000000

Surfaces of Strangeness: Janet Frame and the Rhetoric of Madness

 

Delden, Simone Oettli-van

Victoria University Press

2003

187

8vo

P-B Fading spine  Near Fine

32

A discussion on the nature of the fictional treatment of madness, focussing on the work of Janet Frame

3.000000

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The Butcher Shop

 

Devanny, Jean ; Roberts, Heather (ed)

Auckland University Press, OUP

1981 (1926)

241p (1p)

8vo

D-J (chips, in archival wrapper) Paper over boards VG - Near Fine

25

With introduction, a new edition of this novel banned initially in New Zealand for being disgusting, indecent and communistic

5.000000

13.000000

27.000000

29.000000

31.000000

Landfall 219 Autumn 2010  On Music

 

Direen, William (ed)

Otago University Press

2010

207p (1p)

8vo

P-B VG

10

With illustrations, poets and writers contemplating music in their lives, including discussions of New Zealand musicians

5.500000

12.000000

24.000000

26.000000

28.000000

Collected Poems

 

Dobsin, Austin

Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner

1897

xv 527p

8vo

Red cloth binding, fading spine, gilt titles  Teg  Neat inscription FEP Slight foxing paste-downs  VG - Near Fine

75

Comprising all the verses written 'during the last thirty years', with some previously unpublished  poems

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Landfall 142 June 1982

 

Dowling, David (ed)

The Caxton Press

1982

p123-248

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Bing Dawe's sculpture, with commentary, includes verse by Gregory O'Brien, Fiona Poole, Barry Mitcalfe, fiction by Owen Marshall, Edith Campion, Selwyn Hughes, farewells to Frank Sargeson and Dame Ngaio Marsh, Mansfield, and Maurice Duggan

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Landfall 151 September 1984

 

Dowling, David (ed)

The Caxton Press

1984

p259-380

8vo

P-B VG

10

Includes verse by Riemke Ensing, Lauris Edmond, Dinah Hawken, Cilla McQueen, fiction by Owen Marshall, Virginia Were, Julia Millen, in memoriam Sylvia Ashton-Warner, Maurice Gee trilogy in discussion, and interviewing Elizabeth Smither

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Landfall 158 June 1986

 

Dowling, David (ed)

The Caxton Press

1986

p139-272

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated, includes verse by Thomas Shapcott, Craig Raine, Murray Edmond, fiction by Yvonne du Fresne, Fiona Kidman, John Bentley, Craig Harrison, Alain Robbe-Grillet interviewed, Neil Dawson's art and sculpture

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Landfall 144 December 1982

 

Dowling, David (ed)

The Caxton Press

1982

p379-504

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Graham Bennett and commentary, includes verse by Elizabeth Smither, David Eggleton, Brian Turner, Fiona Poole, fiction by Chris Else, Owen Marshall, Lloyd Jones, Lauris Edmond in interview, discussion of Ngaio Marsh, RH Morrieson, CK Stead

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Landfall 148 December 1983

 

Dowling, David (ed)

The Caxton Press

1983

p387-496

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Frank Womble, with discussion, includes verse by Keri Hulme, Cilla McQueen, Joanna Paul, Ian Wedde, fiction by Jan Grainger, David Hill, CK Stead interviewed

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Landfall 159 September 1986

 

Dowling, David (ed)

The Caxton Press

1986

p275-408

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated, includes verse by Marilyn Bowering, Anne French, David Eggleton, fiction by CK Stead, Stuart Gregg, Mark Williams, a consideration of Stead's 'All Visitors Ashore', and discussions of cultural origins, in NZ and elsewhere

3.000000

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Landfall 143 September 1982

 

Dowling, David (ed)

The Caxton Press

1982

p251-376

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Peter Ransom, with commentary, includes verse by Luris Edmond, Harry Ricketts, Fleur Adcock and Hubert Witheford, with interviews, pieces by Jack Body and discussion of Frank Sargeson, and Ray Grover's 'Cork of War'

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Landfall 146 June 1983

 

Dowling, David (ed)

The Caxton Press

1983

p131-256

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Rita Angus with discussion, includes verse by Cilla McQueen, Gregory O'Brien, Brian Turner, Lauris Edmond, Robin Healey, fiction by Russell Haley, Michael Morrissey interviewed, Owen Marshall, Hone Tuwhare, Keri Hulme in review

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Landfall 145 March 1983

 

Dowling, David (ed)

The Caxton Press

1983

p3-128

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Robert Thompson with discussion, includes verse by Kim Eggleston, Brian Turner, Rachel McAlpine, fiction by Richard Dingwell, Rachel McAlpine interviewed, and in memoriam Bruce Mason

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Landfall 150 June 1984

 

Dowling, David (ed)

The Caxton Press

1984

p131-256

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated, includes verse by Kendrick Smithyman, Fiona Kidman, Michael Mintrom, fiction by John Bentley, Chris Else, Owen Marshall, Christine Johnston, Owen Marshall in interview, the music of Kit Powell, discussion of the genesis of Mason's 'Te Parenga

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Landfall 149 March 1984

 

Dowling, David (ed)

The Caxton Press

1984

p3-128

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Gordon Walters, with discussion, includes verse by Vivienne Joseph, Michele Leggot, fiction by Albert wendt, Kerry Louise Harrison, the poetry of Hone Tuwhare in discussion, JK Baxter's plays in review

3.000000

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Landfall 141 March 1982

 

Dowling, David (ed)

The Caxton Press

1982

p3-120

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Sylvia Bowen, with tributes to Peter Smart, includes verse by Vincent O'Sullivan, Vivienne Joseph, Hone Tuwhare, Michael Harlow, fiction by Barbara Neale, Jack Lasenby, David Hill, John A Lee in review, and Brian Turner's 'Ancestors

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Landfall 147 September 1983

 

Dowling, David (ed)

The Caxton Press

1983

p259-384

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by John Bevan Ford with commentary, includes verse by Elizabeth Smither, Daphne de Jong, Murray Edmond, fiction by Shelagh Cox, Elizabeth Hill, discussion of Bill Manhire and JK Baxter, 'The Pohutukawa Tree', Cilla McQueen in review

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Landfall 149 March 1984

 

Dowling, David (ed)

Caxton Press

1984

1-128

8vo

P-B VG

10

Includes fiction by Wendt, discussion of poetry of Tuwhare

3.000000

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Landfall 152 December 1984

 

Dowling, David (et al)

The Caxton Press

1984

p383-508

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Marilynn Webb, includes verse by Mike Doyle, Brian Turner, fiction by Malcolm Fraser, Peter Johnstone, Michael Harlow in interview, the poetry of Cilla McQueen and JK Baxter, and New Zealand architecture in the 1930s

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Landfall 157 March 1986

 

Dowling, David (et al)

The Caxton Press

1986

p3-136

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Leo Bensemann, with in memoriam, includes verse by Lauris Edmond, Susan Allpress, Harry Ricketts, Peter Bland, fiction by Owen Marshall and John Bentley, the poetry of Michael Harlow, Vincent O'Sullivan's 'Shuriken', reviewing Owen Marshall

3.000000

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Landfall 164 December 1987

 

Dowling, David (et al, eds)

The Caxton Press

1987

p375-499

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Alan Pearson, with commentary, includes verse by Apirana Taylor, Mike Johnson,  Leonard Lambert, fiction by DH Binney, John O'Leary,  Mike Johnson in interview, James McNeish's 'Lovelock' in review

3.000000

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Landfall 163 September 1987

 

Dowling, David (et al, eds)

The Caxton Press

1987

p247-371

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Uetelese Temese, with commentary, includes verse by Alan Riach, Bernadette Hall, Cilla McQueen, fiction by Bill Payne, Anne Kennedy, Chris Else, a discussion of Nationalism and letters from 1920s to 1950s, and Jean Watson

3.000000

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24.000000

Landfall 166 September 1988

 

Dowling, David (et al, eds)

The Caxton Press

1988

p227-352

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illistrated, celebrating the Australian Bicentennial, includes a selection of Australian verse, and fiction by Elizabeth Jolley and Colin Johnson, an interview with Les Murray, and NZers Elizabeth Smither, Ian Wedde, Greg O'Brien, Gerhard Kopf translated

3.000000

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Landfall 161 March 1987

 

Dowling, David (et al, eds)

The Caxton Press

1987

p3-111

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Heather Busch, with commentary, includes verse by Janet Chapman, Meredith Quartermain, DS Long, Sara Knox, fiction by Virgina Were, Mary Buckner, Murray Clapshaw, discussion of Patrick White, and Witi Ihimaera's 'The Matriarch'

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

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24.000000

Landfall 165 March 1988

 

Dowling, David (et al, eds)

The Caxton Press

1988

p3-120

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Neville Mawhinney, with commentary, includes verse by Jenny Bornholdt, Michael Harlow,David Ray, fiction by Alice Smith, Richard Crook, Juliet Stolper, Ian Wedde in discussion, Bruce Mason, Maurice Shadbolt's 'Season of the Jew' in review

3.000000

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24.000000

Landfall 162 June 1987

 

Dowling, David (et al, eds)

The Caxton Press

1986

p115-244

8vo

P-B VG

10

Includes verse by Roger Horrocks, Alex Calder, Bernadette Hall, Wystan Curnow, fiction by Christine Johnstone, Kathleen Mayson, Gaelyn Gordon, Margaret Mahy interviewed, Te Kaihau in review

3.000000

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24.000000

Landfall 166 June 1988

 

Dowling, David (et al, eds)

The Caxton Press

1988

p123-224

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illistrated, celebrating the Australian Bicentennial, includes a selection of Australian verse, and fiction by Elizabeth Jolley and Colin Johnson, an interview with Les Murray, and NZers Elizabeth Smither, Ian Wedde, Greg O'Brien, Gerhard Kopf translated

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

Landfall 160 December 1986

 

Dowling, David (et al, eds)

The Caxton Press

1986

p411-532

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Raemon Rolfe, includes verse by Michele Leggott, Anthony McCarten, Tim Armstrong, fiction by Marilyn Duckworth and Diane Hebley, Lawrence Jones on New Zealand Realism, Kendrick Smithyman and Charles Brasch, Symmes Hole and Potiki in review

3.000000

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Landfall 81 March 1967

 

Dudding, Robin

The Caxton Press

1967

p3-120

8vo

P-B VG

10

With illustrations by GT Moffitt, includes OE Middleton's Beginnings and story, Maurice Duggan's 'O'Leary's Orchard',  verse by Ireland and Richards, two views on NZ short story

3.000000

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Landfall 91 September 1969

 

Dudding, Robin

The Caxton Press

1969

p211-308

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Frances Hodgkins, with discussion and portrait, includes verse by Wedde, Southam, Stead, fiction by Yvonne du Fresne, and a discussion of the 1969 Security Intelligence Act

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Landfall 87 September 1968

 

Dudding, Robin

The Caxton Press

1968

p232-344

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Don Binney with commentary, includes a discussion on the Burns Fellowship, fiction by Lynda Scarth, the correspondence of Lady Ottoline Morrell and D'Arcy Cresswell and a review of Janet Frame's 'State of Siege'

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Landfall 86 June 1968

 

Dudding, Robin

The Caxton Press

1968

p123-232

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated, includes verse by Sinclair, Lenz, Jackson, fiction by Wystan Curnow and Narena Randal, and Elsie Locke on Nuclear Weapons and their original use

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Landfall 88 December 1968

 

Dudding, Robin

The Caxton Press

1968

p347-432

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Derek Ball, includes verse by Arvidson, Manhire, Wedde, fiction by Dan Davin, a film script by Warren Dibble and CK Stead on Hubert Witheford

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Landfall 89 March 1969

 

Dudding, Robin

The Caxton Press

1969

p3-96

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Philip Trusttum, includes verse by Ireland, Dallas, Baxter, fiction by Dan Davin and Michael Henderson, a discussion of Alistair Campbell's 'Mine Eyes Dazzle', and a discussion of Ezra Pound

3.000000

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Landfall 90 June 1969

 

Dudding, Robin

The Caxton Press

1969

p99-208

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Colin McCahon, Robert Ellis, RH Rudd and John Kinder, includes verse by Wendt, O'Sullivan, Wedde, fiction by Maurice Gee, 'Resident of Nowhere' by Allen Curnow, and a review of Janet Frame's 'Rainbirds'

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Landfall 92 December 1969

 

Dudding, Robin

The Caxton Press

1969

p311-412

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Eric Lee-Johnson, with discussion, includes verse by Arvidson, Manhire, Haley, Johnson, the poetry of Charles Brasch, fiction by Frank Sargeson, illustrated by Colin and Anne McCahon

3.000000

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Landfall 84 December 1967

 

Dudding, Robin

The Caxton Press

1967

p319-408

8vo

P-B VG

10

With cover by Ralph Hotere and illustrations by Gretchen Albrecht, includes verse by Dallas and Wedde, fiction by Gifkins and Sargeson, and 'The October Revolution and the Poets'

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Landfall 82 June 1967

 

Dudding, Robin

The Caxton Press

1967

p123-224

8vo

P-B VG

10

With illustrations by Michael Smither, includes verse by O'Sullivan, Sam Hunt and Brasch, stories by Sargeson and Davin and JEP Thomson on Denis Glover

3.000000

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Landfall 83 September 1967

 

Dudding, Robin

The Caxton Press

1967

p227-316

8vo

P-B VG

10

With illustrations by Patrick Hanly, includes verse by Jackson, Baxter and Ireland, fiction by Maurice Duggan and Maurice Gee and playscript by Peter Bland

3.000000

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Landfall 93 March 1970

 

Dudding, Robin

The Caxton Press

1970

p3-104

8vo

P-B VG

10

Conversation with Frank Sargeson and discussion of his work, includes verse by Manhire, AIH Paterson, and a discussion of  film censorship in New Zealand

3.000000

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Landfall 95 September 1970

 

Dudding, Robin

The Caxton Press

1970

p215-332

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated, with cover by Gordon Walters, includes verse by Wendt, Adcock, Ireland, Witi Ihimaera's 'Journey', a discussion of Janet Frame's 'Owls do Cry', and a playscript by Peter Bland, with illustrations

3.000000

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20.000000

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Landfall 96 December 1970

 

Dudding, Robin

The Caxton Press

1970

p335-431 (1p)

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated, by Stanley Palmer inter alia, includes discussion of poets and poems for the 1970s, Bill Pearson on H Winston Rhodes, fiction by Michael Henderson and Fiona Kidman, and Michael Balling in Nelson

3.000000

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Landfall 98 June 1971

 

Dudding, Robin

The Caxton Press

1971

p111-216

8vo

P-B VG

10

With paintings by Colin McCahon and Edward Burne-Jones, with commentary, includes verse by Denis Glover, fiction by Yvonne du Fresne, studies of Ronald Hugh Morrieson and Colin McCahon as Signwriter

3.000000

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Landfall 99 September 1971

 

Dudding, Robin

The Caxton Press

1971

p219-316

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated, includes tributes to RAK Mason, verse by Kevin Ireland and Brent southgate, fiction by Noel Hilliard and Michael Beveridge, and a study of Henry Kulka, architect, with illustrations

3.000000

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Landfall 85 March 1968

 

Dudding, Robin

The Caxton Press

1968

p3-120

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated, including Els Noordhof's portrait of JK Baxter, includes verse by Stead, Brasch, Ireland, Manhire, JK Baxter's playscript 'The Band Rotunda' with Howard W Smith's discussion, fiction by Dibble and Mincher, and John Kavanagh, sculptor

3.000000

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Landfall No 101 March 1972

 

Dudding, Robin (ed)

Caxton Press

1972

p3-112

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated, includes conversation with Rewi Alley, verse by Brian Turner, Dallas, Loney, and fiction by Mansfield, Wendt, Kidman

3.000000

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Landfall No 100 December 1971

 

Dudding, Robin (ed)

Caxton Press

1971

p319-475

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated, including Leo Bensemann, includes conversation with Brasch and verse, verse by Manhire, Wedde, Ireland, Hunt, EH McCormick on JC Beaglehole, fiction by Sargeson, Wendt, Gee, and a study of Janet Frame and the Adaptable Novel

3.000000

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Landfall 94 June 1970

 

Dudding, Robin (ed)

The Caxton Press

1970

p107-212

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated, includes verse by Anne Spivey, JK Baxter, conversations with Frank Sargeson, and commentary on Baxter's 'The Temptations of Oedipus', with artwork by Ralph Hotere

3.000000

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Landfall 97 March 1971

 

Dudding, Robin (ed)

The Caxton Press

1971

p3-108

8vo

P-B VG

10

Includes four paintings by Evelyn Page, with commentary, includes verse by JK Baxter and discussion of 'The Rock Woman' and the Notebooks, the short stories of Maurice Duggan and 'A State of Siege' at Dunedin's Globe

3.000000

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24.000000

The New Zealanders a story of Austral Lands

 

D'Urville, JSC Dumont ; Legge, Carol (trans)

Victoria University Press

1992

367

8vo

P-B Fading spine VG

25

With illustrations, the first publication of this D'Urville novel which intermixes his romance with the world he saw in New Zealand

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

34.000000

34.000000

Sleep in the Woods

 

Eden, Dorothy

H&S

1960

284 (1p)

8vo

D-J slight wear  Slight inscription FEP  VG

20

A Romance of the early settlers, with Europeans having to live with the Maori inhabitants

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Landfall 213

 

Edmond, Jacob (et al, eds)

University of Otago Press

2007

214p (2p)

8vo

P-B Fine

10

The Russian issue, includes literary work by Russian writers in translation, and interviews with Russian writers

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

34.000000

34.000000

Lighted Windows  critical essays on Robin Hyde

 

Edmond-Paul, Mary (ed)

Otago University Press

2008

226p (1p)

8vo

P-B Near Fine

25

A collection of essays on this New Zealand journalist and writer, born Iris Wilkinson

5.000000

13.000000

26.000000

28.000000

30.000000

Landfall 226 Spring 2013 Heaven & Hell

 

Eggleton, David (ed)

Otago University Press

2013

207p (1p)

8vo

P-B Near Fine

10

With illustrations, poetry, essay, fiction and reviews, including the work of Liz Maw and Lonnie Hutchinson

5.000000

12.000000

24.000000

26.000000

28.000000

Landfall 220  November 2010 Open House

 

Eggleton, David (ed)

Otago University Press

2010

206p (2p)

8vo

P-B VG - Near Fine

10

With illustrations, including the photography of Andrew Ross and Max Oettli

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

37.000000

40.000000

Landfall 222  November 2011  Christchurch and Beyond

 

Eggleton, David (ed)

Otago University Press

2011

206p (2p)

8vo

P-B VG - Near Fine

10

With illustrations, including the work of Julia Morison and Miranda Parkes, includes prose and verse on the Christchurch earthquakes

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

37.000000

40.000000

Charles Brasch Esq  In the Company of Artists

 

Elliott, Laura (et al)

Hocken Collections

2009

34p (7 leaves)

8vo

Soft card wraps  Near Fine

25

With illustrations and reproductions, Charles Brasch's relationship with such as Colin McCahon, Toss Woolaston and Rodney Kennedy

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

A Strange Friendship

a story of New Zealand

Evans, (Mrs) C(harlotte)

Sampson Low, Marston, Low & Searle ; Reith & Wilkie

1874

viii 247p (48p catalogue)

Small 8vo

Red cloth binding, gilt titles, decorations, black rule front  Gilt titles, black and gilt decoration spine  Rubbing top, bottom spine, fore-corners bumped, rubbed  Inside hinges cracked but tight  Owner's plate front paste-down  Gd

125

A good copy of a scarce early New Zealand romantic novel, domestic affairs in the new colony, Hocken: 'a love story, without local colouring',  the first of a cycle of light romance

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

34.000000

34.000000

Rich Man Poor Man

A Play in 3 Acts

Evans, Claude

The Pegasus Press

1957

125

Small 8vo

D-J  Signature FEP VG - Near Fine

30

Limited edition of 300 copies, a drama of testing business morality

5.000000

12.000000

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22.000000

Thord

 

Evelyn, Alexander  (Kenneth Alfred Evelyn Alexander)

Pacific Press

1944

382

Small 8vo

D-J (slight wear extremities, marked back)  Covers a little dirty, spine faded VG

40

A small town romance, with a central character who searches for 'something more than bread, and journey's full-circle to find it'

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Tales of the New Zealand Bush

An Amateur Bushranger, The Valley of the Moas

Eyre, Ernest Leonard

Author Pub, City News

1929

22

8vo

P-B Staple rust VG

40

Two illustrated stories originally published in the 'New Zealand Magazine'  Scarce

3.000000

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24.000000

Job and other sacred poems

 

Ferguson, Dugald

James Horsburgh

1898 Revised ed (1891)

(frontis) viii (2p) 128p

Small 8vo

Green cloth binding, gilt titles, decoration spine  Slight foxing prelims, FEs  VG

50

The author has put the Book of Job into rhymed verse, and has added various verse on religious topics

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Henry Lawson in New Zealand

 

Ferrall, Charles (ed)

Steele Roberts

2011

166

4to

P-B Near Fine

30

With illustrations, the writing eminating from the times Henry Lawson spent in New Zealand, when the two neighbours were merely a journey apart

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

37.000000

41.000000

Snowman Snowman  fables and fantasies  The Reservoir  stories and sketches  2 vols

 

Frame, Janet

George Braziller

1963

2 vols (2p) 182p; (2p) 182p

8vo

Boxed (slight bump base, slight rubbing of orange colour extremities)  D-J (slight rubbing top, bottom spine, in archival plastic)  Near Fine

85

The first edition of the author's second collection, a nice set

5.000000

22.000000

41.000000

47.000000

49.000000

Towards another Summer

 

Frame, Janet

Vintage, Random House

2007

206

8vo

D-J Fine

65

The first posthumous novel, limited edition #76 of 750

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

34.000000

34.000000

Towards another Summer

 

Frame, Janet

Vintage, Random House

2007

206

8vo

D-J Paper over boards Near Fine

45

Numbered, limited edition of this posthumously-published novel, 'distance looks our way' (Brasch)

5.000000

13.000000

27.000000

29.000000

31.000000

The Carpathians

 

Frame, Janet

Century Hutchinson

1988

196

8vo

D-J Near Fine

35

The first New Zealand edition of the author's eleventh novel

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

34.000000

34.000000

Laya  An Historical Novel

 

Gadd, Bernard

The Kahurangi Co-operative

1985

131

8vo

P-B VG

25

A story of a Pacific girl who is abducted into a people who are crossing the South Pacific in search of a home

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Untold 8 Spring 1987

 

Garrett, Simon ; Smith, Shona (eds)

Untold Books

1987

58p (4p)

4to

P-B Small marks covers VG

20

The eighth 'untold' collection of pieces from NZ Artists - prose, verse, painting, photograph, with contemporary adverts, by such as Kendrick Smithyman and Bill Manhire

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

The Interpretative Power

Essays on Literature in Honour of Margaret Dalziel

Gibson, Colin (ed)

Department of English University of Otago

1980

(frontis) (4p) 156p

8vo

P-B VG

25

Twelve essays by members of the English Department, covering subjects as diverse as a comparison between the romances of the thirteenth century ('The Lay of Havelock the Dane') and the twentieth ('James Bond'), Chaucer, 'Little Dorrit', Lowry, and RAK Mas

5.000000

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19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

From a Room of Their Own

A Celebration of the Katherine Mansfield Fellowship

Gifkins, Michael (ed)

Whitcoulls

1993

(1p) (frontis) 153p

4to

Decorated cloth binding, plate-label laid on front board  Slight tea stains back cloth  VG

30

With paintings by Peter Featherstone, an illustrated selection from the works of the NZers who have been Katherine Mansfield fellows at Menton

5.000000

18.000000

32.000000

36.000000

37.000000

Free to Laugh & Dance

stories

Gilbert, Gavin Robert

The Caxton Press

1942

101p (1p)

8vo

Soft paper wrappers with flaps over card Browning spine  Titles written on spine  Pages lightly yellowed  VG

30

The writer's first collection, 'This is a simple story...Not even a murder...just.. a little quietness'

3.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

The Turn of the Tide

 

Glenn, Rewa

Pegasus

1968

102

8vo

P-B Slight wear covers Sig FEP VG

14

Stories set around the Marlborough Sounds; with 8 lovely wood engravings by Elizabeth Johnston

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

ABC A Rhyming Alphabet

 

Gormack, Nick ; Rendall, Jenny

Nag's Head Press

1998

(30 l.)

Small 8vo

D-J Decorated paper over boards Fine

45

Numbered, limited edition of 325 copies, a lovely copy

5.000000

5.000000

15.000000

9.000000

17.000000

The Centennial History of Barnego Flat Pts 1-10

The progressive piecemeal printing

Gormack, RS (Bob) (E Dadds)

The Nag's Head Press

1964-1994

872

Small 8vo

P-B VG - Near Fine

300

Limited, numbered edition, published over 30 years, the often hilarious spoof of local history production in New Zealand, a nice set

5.000000

14.000000

28.000000

30.000000

33.000000

Marvellous Codes  The fiction of Margaret Mahy

 

Hale, Elizabeth ; Winters, Sarah Fiona (eds)

Victoria University Press

2005

264

8vo

P-B  Near Fine

25

A collection of essays discussing both Margaret Mahy's subject matter and specific works

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

34.000000

34.000000

State of the Play

 

Hall, Roger

Price Milburn, VUP

1979

100

8vo

P-B VG

25

Author inscribed, includes a piece by Ian Fraser on the three comedies, 'Middle Age Spread', 'Glide Time' and this play

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

The Share Club

 

Hall, Roger

VUP

1988

63

8vo

P-B Fading cover VG

25

Author inscribed, a take on the growing shared greed of the late 80s in NZ

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Landfall 120 December 1976

 

Harlow, Michael (ed)

The Caxton Press

1976

(2p) p283-376

8vo

P-B VG

8

Includes an interview with Kit Powell and Margaret Mahy on the nature of imagination, and using the images of childhood reading in day-to-day adult situations

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Landfall 120 December 1976

 

Harlow, Michael (ed)

The Caxton Press

1976

p283-376

8vo

P-B VG

10

With portraits, includes verse by Jennifer Compton, Michael Harlow, Robin Healey, Brian Turner, Pat White, Margaret Mahy on childhood's imagination, fiction by Jan Kemp and Gary Langford

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

Sons of the South

 

Highton, Paul

Author Pub

2013

154

8vo

P-B  Near Fine

22

Signed by the author, a novel of mountain adventure in the Southern mountains

5.000000

14.000000

26.000000

29.000000

29.000000

Hey Boy!

 

Hill, Jane and Bernie

W&T

1964 5th impression (1962)

40 leaves

4to

P-B VG

30

An illustrated day-in-the-life in a 1960s Maori family, the beginning of the day, school, the Museum, play, after school, and the boy's relatives

3.000000

17.000000

31.000000

35.000000

35.000000

Timeless World

 

Holcroft, Monte H

Progressive Publishing

1945

131

8vo

Black paper D-J over card covers (slight wear edges) VG

45

A collection of essays of the 40s, dealing with life and literature

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Jacob's Season

 

Hooker, John

Barrie&Jenkins

1971

188

8vo

D-J (slight chip base spine) Near Fine

38

New Zealand author's first novel, a story of lost opportunities

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

A Song in the Forest

 

Hooper, Peter

John McIndoe

1979

218

8vo

D-J (slight chips) Slight foxing top FE  Signature of NZ writer Harry Evison FEP VG - Near Fine

45

After the fall of civilisation, what happens to Tama and the People of the Stag, with illustrations by Chris Gaskin

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Te Kaihau The Windeater

 

Hulme, Keri

VUP

1986

239p (1p)

8vo

D-J Slight foxing FEs  VG - Near Fine

40

The author's second short story collection, including 'Hooks and Feelers'

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Stonefish

 

Hulme, Keri

Huia Pubs

2004

(3p) 239p

8vo

D-J Fine

70

The limited /numbered edition of the latest collection of 19 pieces of story and verse

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

34.000000

34.000000

the bone people

 

Hulme, Keri

Spiral

1983

(6p) 469p (1p)

8vo

P-B  Slight fading spine Slight crease fore-corner Crease back cover  Discrete signature TP VG

140

The first issue of this Booker-winning novel, the author's name in the white strip on the cover

5.000000

18.000000

32.000000

36.000000

37.000000

Check to your King

 

Hyde, Robin (Wilkinson, Iris)

Hurst & Blackett

1936 5th impression

xii (1p) p15-288 (48p August 1936 Catalogue)

8vo

D-J (thin strip missing top, bottom spine, fading spine, in archival wrapper) Cloth binding  Short inscription FEP Browning HTP Light foxing FE  VG

90

The 5th impression of this 'novel' of the life story of the 'dreamer' who thought he had been given sovereignty over the new country in the South Pacific to become New Zealand

5.500000

15.000000

30.000000

34.000000

38.000000

The Trowenna Sea  a novel

 

Ihimaera, Witi

Raupo, Penguin

2009

528

8vo

P-B VG - Near Fine

70

A nice, clean copy of this tale of the five Maori who were transported to Maria Island, near Hobart, and the experiences thereon

5.000000

18.000000

33.000000

40.000000

43.000000

The Matriarch

 

Ihimaera, Witi

Heinemann

1986

(1p) 456p

8vo

D-J Near Fine

45

The first edition of this powerful novel, blending NZ history into a story of a Maori family

5.000000

18.000000

32.000000

36.000000

37.000000

The Parihaka Woman

 

Ihimaera, Witi

Vintage, Random House

2011

318

8vo

Soft card covers with flaps  Near Fine

22

The story of Enora and her home of Parihaka in the New Zealand world of the 1870s and 80s

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

37.000000

40.000000

The New Zealand Collection

A celebration of the New Zealand novel

Ireland, Kevin

Random House

1989

223

4to

D-J Near Fine

45

Extracts from 52 NZ novels chosen by the editor, decorated and with a short biography of the author, from Chamier's 'A South Sea Siren' of 1895 to Koea's 'The Grandiflora Tree' of 1989, a lovely concept

5.000000

18.000000

32.000000

36.000000

37.000000

Landfall 122 June 1977

 

Jackaman, Rob ; Smart, Peter (eds)

The Caxton Press

1977

p99-192

8vo

P-B VG

10

With illustrations by Don Peebles et al, includes a questionnaire of practising New Zealand writers, Ursula Bethell and authorship, with responses, verse by Sam Hunt, Brian Turner, Elizabeth Smither, fiction by Beverly Dunlop and Florence Lewis

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

The Oxford Anthology of New Zealand writing since 1945

 

Jackson, MacDonald P ; O'Sullivan, Vincent

OUP

1983

xxxvi 679p

8vo

P-B Fading spine  VG

35

A selection of the 35 years after WW2 in verse and prose, with some omissions which would now be expected eg Janet Frame's short stories

5.000000

22.000000

41.000000

47.000000

49.000000

Journal of New Zealand Literature No 9 1991

 

Jones, Lawrence (ed)

Department of English, University of Otago

1993

(4p) 138p

8vo

P-B VG - Near Fine

10

Includes pieces from a symposium on historical fiction (including Kidman, Eldred-Grigg, Ihimaera, Shadbolt), from Sargeson to Marshall, and the passing of Roderick David Finlayson

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Journal of New Zealand Literature 7 1989

 

Jones, Lawrence ; Murray, Heather (eds)

The Department of English, University of Otago

1991

(4p) 130p

8vo

Laminated card covers  Fine

15

Includes pieces on new drama and novels in 1988, literary biography in New Zealand, and New Zealand literary history in the 1980s

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Journal of New Zealand Literature 8 1990

 

Jones, Lawrence ; Murray, Heather (eds)

The Department of English, University of Otago

1992

(3p) 130p

8vo

Laminated card covers  Fine

15

Includes Ian Cross on 'The God Boy', pieces on Mansfield, Sargeson in Europe, 'Owls do Cry' and the Poetry of Lauris Edmond

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Journal of New Zealand Literature No 10 1992

 

Jones, Lawrence ; Murray, Heather (eds)

Department of English, University of Otago

1993

(3p) 129p

8vo

P-B VG - Near Fine

10

Includes pieces from a gathering of Immigrant and Emigrant writers (eg Rob Jackaman, David McKee Wright, William Hart-Smith), Alan Loney on the influence of american Poetry, New Zealand Writers 1931, Janet Frame's 'The Rainbirds'

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

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22.000000

Journal of New Zealand Literature No 14 1996

 

Jones, Lawrence ; Murray, Heather (eds)

Department of English, University of Otago

1998

(7p) 230p

8vo

P-B VG - Near Fine

10

Concentrating on New Zealand literature and contemporary critical theory, including the work of Janet Frame, Maurice Gee, Bill Manhire and Ian Wedde, and surveys of contemporary New Zealand verse, dramas and prose

3.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Journal of New Zealand Literature 17 1999

 

Jones, Lawrence ; Murray, Heather (eds)

The Department of English, University of Otago

2000

x 164p

8vo

Laminated card covers  Fine

15

Includes more from the Curnow, Caxton and the Canon conference (Curnow and Caxton writers), a piece on 'the bone people' and 'Once were Warriors' from book to film and beyond

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Journal of New Zealand Literature 12 1994

 

Jones, Lawrence ; Murray, Heather (eds)

The Department of English, University of Otago

1995

(3p) 167p

8vo

Laminated card covers  Fine

15

Includes pieces on New Zealand literature in 1990 (Theatre, Poetry, Short Story, Novel) and Part II on Celebrating NZ writers 1951, and the supplement to the list of theses on NZ Literature

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Mister Pip

 

Jones, Lloyd

John Murray

2007 7th printing

223

8vo

D-J Paper over boards Near Fine

25

Short-listed for the Man Booker Prize in 2007, the seventh printing, a lovely copy

5.000000

14.000000

28.000000

30.000000

32.000000

Guests of the New Gold Hill

 

Kang, Jye

H&S

1985

154

8vo

P-B VG

25

Covering three generations, from the 1860s to 1940, the Oon family finding a place in New Zealand among the goldfields of Central Otago

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

The Magic Rings

 

Kenny, Alice A

Reed

1943

47

8vo

Card covers Slight foxing covers VG

70

With illustrations by E Mervyn Taylor, the adventures of David and Dinkie, two little orphans, Percy the donkey, and the wood  Scarce

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

Sing To Me, Dreamer

 

Koea, Shonagh

Random House

1994

172p

Small 8vo

D-J Fine

95

Signed, limited edition (No 243 of 300) of a novel dealing with a former mistress of a Maharajah

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

The Legend of the Kiwi

 

Krieger, Lyn

Alister Taylor

1981

25

Oblong 8vo

Decorated laminated boards  Near Fine

25

Beautifully illustrated by the author, how the kiwi lost its wings, and other things

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Players in the Ballgame

 

Langford, Gary

Macmillan

1979

(1p) 169p

8vo

D-J  VG - Near Fine

20

A humorous creation of days in Sydney by this NZ-Australian poet and writer

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Landfall 153 March 1985

 

Lauder, Hugh (et al)

The Caxton Press

1985

p3-124

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated, includes verse by Bill Sewell and Cilla McQueen, fiction by Suzanne Chapman, Kenneth Fea, an interview with Robin Morgan, ideology and political art in New Zealand, the poetry of Ian Wedde,Len Lye in review, and politics and Maori literature

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

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24.000000

Landfall 156 December 1985

 

Lauder, Hugh (et al)

The Caxton Press

1985

p399-532

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Robyn Kahukiwa, includes verse by Janet Potiki, Sara Knox, Cilla McQueen, fiction by Patricia Grace, Keri Hulme, Bub Bridger, John Bentley, 'the bone people' after the Booker

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

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24.000000

Landfall 155 September 1985

 

Lauder, Hugh (et al)

The Caxton Press

1985

p263-396

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Phillipa Blair, includes verse by Michele Leggott, Gregory O'Brien, fiction by Russel Haley, John Bentley, Leigh Davis interviewed, Janet Frame's 'Scented Gardens for the Blind' in retrospect, discussion of New Zealand and post-modernism

3.000000

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Landfall 156 December 1985

 

Lauder, Hugh (et al)

The Caxton Press

1985

p399-532

8vo

P-B VG

10

With illustrations, includes 'the bone people' after the Booker

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

Landfall 154 June 1985

 

Lauder, Hugh (et al)

The Caxton Press

1985

p127-260

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Julia Morrison, includes verse by WH Oliver, Lauris Edmond, Robin Healey, Iain Lonie, fiction by Barbara Anderson, Shelagh Cox, Ian Wedde interviewed, the art of Kate Coolahan, the poetry of Canada and Australian fiction of the 1980s

3.000000

10.000000

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24.000000

Landfall 171 September 1989

 

Lauder, Hugh (et al, eds)

The Caxton Press

1989

p263-388

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated, includes verse by Elizabeth Wilson, Elizabeth Smither, Greg O'Brien, fiction by Vincent O'Sullivan, Jan Kemp, discussing the art of Michael Shepherd, interviewing Anne French, and Diane Hebley on children's literature in the 1980s

3.000000

10.000000

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24.000000

Landfall 167 September 1988

 

Lauder, Hugh (et al, eds)

The Caxton Press

1988

p227-352

8vo

P-B VG

10

Includes verse by Anne French, Graham Lindsay, David Howard, fiction by Russell Haley and Steven eldred-Grigg, Judith Wright on the Australian 200, Hone Tuwhare interviewed with new verse, and review of 'Mihi' and Claudia Orange's 'Treaty of Waitangi'

3.000000

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24.000000

Landfall 169 March 1989

 

Lauder, Hugh (et al, eds)

The Caxton Press

1989

p3-128

8vo

P-B Signature cover VG

10

Includes verse by Les Murray, Cilla McQueen, Bernadette Hall, fiction by Owen Marshall ('Glasnost'), Janette Sinclair, Michael Morrissey, Epeli Hau'ofa interviewed, Buddy Mikaera's 'Te Maiharoa'  and Lynley Hood's 'Sylvia!' reviewed

5.000000

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Landfall 173 March 1990

 

Lauder, Hugh (et al, eds)

The Caxton Press

1990

p3-128

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Nigel Brown, includes verse by Joanna Paul, Brian Turner, fiction by Elizabeth Knox, David Eggleton, David Hill, Two Maori Songs of Reply, and Frank Sargeson and Jean Watson in discussion

3.000000

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Landfall 168 December 1988

 

Lauder, Hugh (et al, eds)

The Caxton Press

1988

p355-476

8vo

P-B VG

10

With cover by Colin McCahon, includes verse by Murray Edmond, Rob Allan, Suman K Kapoor, fiction by Albert Wendt, Jenny Bornholdt, Barbara Anderson, Kendrick Smithyman interviewed, with commentary, Maurice Shadbolt's 'Voices of Gallipoli' in review

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

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24.000000

Landfall 174 June 1990

 

Lauder, Hugh (et al, eds))

The Caxton Press

1990

p131-264

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Toss Woollaston and Greg O'Brien, with commentary of Woollaston's letters, includes verse by Elizabeth Smither, Fiona Kidman, Michele Leggott, Bernadette Hall, fiction by Fay Weldon, Margaret Mahy, Michael Harlow, Toss Woollaston

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

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24.000000

Books and Bookmen  New Zealand and Overseas

 

Lawlor, PA

Whitcombe & Tombs

1954

xii 267p (1p)

4to

D-J (thin piece missing top spine, chips, fading spine, in archival wrapper) Cloth binding Small owner's plate FEPSlight foxing Top FE  VG

105

Signed, limited edition 393/400, with illustrations, a fascinating compilation of discussions on books in general and in New Zealand, including some of the author's fiction and verse

5.000000

19.000000

38.000000

42.000000

46.000000

The Mystery of Maata

 

Lawlor, PA

Beltane Book Bureau

1946

40 (2p)

8vo

Blue cloth over boards, cloth spine  Slight foxing covers Slight signature FEP VG

30

A Katherine Mansfield novel, limited to 1000 copies, explaining the mystery

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Books and Bookmen New Zealand and Overseas

 

Lawlor, Pat A

W&T

1954

(frontis) xii 267p (1p)

4to

Brick coloured cloth binding, gilt titles   VG - Near Fine

110

With illustrations and photographs, signed and numbered (#204 of 400), a nice copy of this study of especially NZ writers and publications

5.000000

18.000000

32.000000

36.000000

37.000000

An Affair of the Heart  a celebration of Frank Sargeson's centenary

 

Lay, Graeme ; Stratford, Stephen (eds)

Cape Catley

2003

234

8vo

P-B Fading spine VG - Near Fine

20

With illustrations, a celebratory mix of Frank Sargeson's writing, of those who knew him, and of those who were awarded the FS fellowships

5.500000

14.000000

28.000000

30.000000

32.000000

An Affair of the Heart

A celebration of Frank Sargeson's centenary

Lay, Graeme ; Stratford, Stephen (eds)

Cape Catley

2003

234

8vo

P-B Fine

25

With illustrations, a collection of articles and pieces about the writers' reactions to Frank Sargeson

5.000000

14.000000

26.000000

29.000000

29.000000

Landfall 182 June 1992

 

Leggott, Michele (et al, eds)

The Caxton Press

1992

p132- 254 (2p)

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated, an invitation to contemporary practitioners to let themselves go, loosely based around the experience of the recent exhibition of electronic signboard texts in Auckland, including John Barnett, Lesley Kaiser, Lisa Reihana, Julian Dashper

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

Landfall 177 March 1991

 

Leggott, Michele (et al, eds)

The Caxton Press

1991

p3-128

8vo

P-B VG

10

With illustrations, 'Now See Hear', Wystan Curnow, Ian Wedde and artists in print, discussing Alan Brunton and Jean Watson, Owen Marshall's 'Heating the World', 'The Burning Boy' and Monday's Warriors' reviewed

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

The Birthday Burglar & A Very Wicked Headmistress

 

Mahy, Margaret

Dent

1984

144

8vo

D-J (slight rumpling top FE)  VG - Near Fine

24

Illustrated humourously by Margaret Chamberlain, two lovely stories by the author, told with her usual rumbustification

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Still Shines When You Think Of It  a festschrift for Vincent O'Sullivan

 

Manhire, Bill ; Whiteford, Peter (eds)

Victoria University Press

2007

(frontis) 380p
8vo

8vo

P-B Near Fine

30

A collection of essays for Vincent O'Sullivan to share in the celebration of his first 70 years

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

34.000000

34.000000

The Prime Minister

 

Manning, Arthur

W&T

1973

207

8vo

D-J (slight chip)  VG - Near Fine

30

An NZ political novel of a man on the rise to the top

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Tied up in Tinsel

 

Marsh, Ngaio

Collins

1972

256

8vo

D-J (faded, slight chips) VG

20

Collins Crime Club

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Colour Scheme

 

Marsh, Ngaio

The Crime Club, Collins, Coulls Somerville Wilkie

1943

256

Small 8vo

D-J (slight chips extremities, in archival wrapper)  Red cloth binding  Owner's signature front paste-down  VG

40

The first New Zealand-printed edition of this murder at the spa in 'Harpoon Inlet'

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Owen Marshall Selected Stories

 

Marshall, Owen ; O'Sullivan, Vincent (ed)

Vintage, Random House

2008

622

Small 8vo

Laminated soft card boards Slight fading spine Near Fine

28

A selection of sixty Owen Marshall short stories, with introduction by Vincent O'Sullivan

5.500000

20.000000

40.000000

43.000000

46.000000

Theatre in Danger

A Correspondence

Mason, Bruce ; Pocock, John

Pauls

1957

104

8vo

Wrapper over boards Slight staple rust showing FEP  Light foxing FEs  VG

44

A correspondence between an NZ playwright who was just about to complete his turning-point drama 'The Pohutukawa Tree', and an NZ critic who had moved to St John's  College, Cambridge, dealing with the state of NZ drama, and including excerpts, discussion

5.000000

12.000000

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22.000000

Letters and Art in New Zealand

 

McCormick, EH

DIA

1940

(frontis) xii (2p) 205p (1p)

8vo

D-J (slight chips top FE)  Inscription removed front paste-down Otherwise VG

25

The first serious study of NZ art and literature, with illustrations

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Frank Sargeson in his Time

 

McEldowney, Dennis

McIndoe

1976

(frontis) 72

8vo

P-B Fading spine VG

25

The author's study of a still-living Frank Sargeson, with many illustrations

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Jane Mander  The Story of a New Zealand Writer

 

McGregor, Rae

University of Otago Press

1998

146p (2p catalogue)

8vo

P-B  VG - Near Fine

30

With illustrations, a biography of the NZ writer who shocked NZers with her 'Story of a New Zealand River' but went on to write around the world

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Journal of New Zealand Literature No 3 1985

 

McKay, Frank (ed)

Department of English, Victoria University

1985

120

8vo

P-B VG

10

Along with a review of the 1983-84 years in New Zealand drama, verse and prose, includes pieces on Katherine Mansfield, with a bibliography, and the migrant experience in New Zealand short story

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Journal of New Zealand Literature No 1 1983

 

McKay, Frank (ed)

Department of English, Victoria University

1983 Reprint (1983)

(1p) 114p

8vo

P-B VG

10

Along with a review of the 1981-2 years in New Zealand drama, verse and prose, includes pieces on Sargeson, Ihimaera and Stead

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Whare Raupo  The Reed Books Story

 

McLean, Gavin

Reed

2007

(frontis) 294p

4to

D-J Paper over boards  Fine

50

With illustrations, the ups and downs of over 50 years of publishing of New Zealand's premier publishing company

5.000000

20.000000

33.000000

37.000000

38.000000

Countless Signs

The New Zealand landscape in Literature

McNaughton, Trudie (comp)

Reed Methuen

1986

xi 389

8vo

D-J (fading spine, slight rumpling top) VG

28

Traces the use of the NZ landscape through prose and verse, from the earliest writings

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Passionate Pilgrimage

 Katherine Mansfield: a love affair in letters

McNeish, Helen (ed)

H&S ; Michael Joseph

1976

143

8vo

D-J (slight wear) VG

30

Illustrated in B-W, the letters of Katherine Mansfield to John Middleton Murry from the South of France

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Rex Fairburn

Walking on My Feet

McNeish, James and Helen

Collins

1983

x (1p) 236p

4to

D-J Near Fine

40

A lovely copy of this very personal 'biography' of the NZ poet, artist, social comentator and long-range walker

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

34.000000

34.000000

The Loners

Stories and Drawings

Middleton, OE

Square & Circle

1972

111p (1p)

8vo

P-B  Slight browning spine  VG - Near Fine

25

Stories by Middleton, drawings by Hotere, a nice copy

5.000000

5.000000

15.000000

9.000000

17.000000

Confessions of an Ocelot  and Not for a Seagull

 

Middleton, OE

John McIndoe

1979

116

8vo

P-B Fine

22

Two novellas, Auckland after WW2, with cover by Ralph Hotere, a nice copy

3.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Spark to a Waiting Fuse

James K Baxter's Correspondence with Noel Ginn 1942-46

Millar, Paul

VUP

2001

567

8vo

P-B VG - Near Fine

35

With illustrations and facsimiles, a volume which adds much to an understanding of the younger, developing JK Baxter in these letters sent to Noel Ginn, imprisoned as a conscientious objector

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

34.000000

34.000000

Salvation Jones

 

Mitcalfe, Barry

MATE

1962

115

8vo

P-B VG

15

Drawings by Anthony Stones embellish this series of narratives of the unlikely experiences of a kiwi character

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Moana

a novel of early New Zealand

Mitcalfe, Barry

Seven Seas

1975

252

8vo

D-J  Near Fine

25

Illustrated with line drawings by Cliff Whiting, a story from the NZ North of Maori relationships and the coming of the early pakeha

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Squid

 

Mitcalfe, Barry

Glenco

1951

(3p) 162

8vo

H-B Slight wear spine VG

25

1st edition of NZ novel

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Landfall 211

 

Mok, Tze Ming

University of Otago Press

2006

199p (1p)

8vo

P-B Fine

10

With illustrations and advertisements, a 'borderline' issue, voices from other places, including Ahmed Zaoui on poetry

5.000000

16.000000

29.000000

32.000000

32.000000

Maori Picture

 

Moore, Mary F

Sylvan Press

1947

(frontis map) 172p

Small 8vo

D-J (chips, small pieces missing) Cloth binding Browning EPs  VG

35

With illustrations by Biro, a novelisation of Maori and New Zealand history

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

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Landfall 215  waiting for godzone

 

Morris, Paul (et al eds)

Otago University Press

2008

199p (1p)

8vo

P-B VG - Near Fine

10

With illustrations, a renewed literary discussion on the 'religious' in New Zealand, with Landfall remembering Hone Tuwhare and Ruth Dallas

5.000000

12.000000

24.000000

26.000000

28.000000

Great Days in New Zealand Writing

 

Mulgan, Alan

Reed

1962

143

8vo

D-J Some foxing FEs  Gd - VG

22

Eleven chapters on various NZ works and authors, including Maning's Old New Zealand, Katherine Mansfield and Tutira

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Landfall 235

 

Neale, Emma (ed)

Otago University Press

2018

207p (1p)

8vo

P-B Near Fine

10

With non-fiction, fiction and verse, including the art of Kathryn Madill, Russ Flatt and Penny Howard

5.500000

14.000000

28.000000

30.000000

32.000000

The Lucubrations of Scribo the historian concerning wars of nations and a few other things

 

Norris, Thomas Cheal

Michael R Thorn

1915

84

Small 8vo

P-B Small piece missing base spine VG

40

With contemporary advertisements, deliberations, sometimes humorous, about War ingeneral, and WW1 in particular

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Moments of Invention

Portraits of 21 New Zealand Writers

O'Brien, Greg ; Cross, Robert

Heinemann Reed

1988

(1p) 150p

4to

P-B Small crease in cover fore-corner  VG

30

Portraits in photo and word of 21 NZ Writers, of fiction and verse, including Janet Frame, Keri Hulme, Hone Tuwhare, CK Stead, Witi Ihimaera

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

The Irish Annals of New Zealand

 

O'Leary, Michael

ESAW Seacliff

1991

80

8vo

P-B VG

40

One of the more esoteric and unusual modern NZ literary affairs, a mixture of English language fun and James Joyce theoneandonly

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Katherine Mansfield

Selected Letters

O'Sullivan, Vincent (ed)

OUP

1989

(frontis) xxxi 320p

8vo

D-J  VG - Near Fine

35

Covers a selection of letters from 1903 to letters from a dying KM in the Gurdjieff Institute

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

I have what I gave

The fiction of Janet Frame

Panny, Judith Dell

Daphne Brasell Assoc Press

1992

(2p) 194p

8vo

P-B Near Fine

30

Criticism and interpretation of the works of NZ writer Janet Frame, with bibliography

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

I have what I gave

The fiction of Janet Frame (Revised edition)

Panny, Judith Dell

Dunmore Press, Whitireia Publishing

2002 Revised edition (1992)

184

8vo

P-B Near Fine

32

The revised edition of this critical review of Janet Frame's fiction, which reorganises the previous material and considers later views of JF

5.000000

12.000000

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22.000000

Landfall 205

 

Paton, Justin (ed)

University of Otago Press

2003

224

8vo

P-B Owner's small stam coveredTP  VG - Near Fine

10

With illustrations and advertisements, includes the photographs of Jim Speers, Weegee, paintings on glass by David Jolly, Gaylene Preston on Beginnings, Peter Wells on the art of looking good on TV

5.500000

16.000000

29.000000

33.000000

33.000000

Landfall 202

 

Paton, Justin (ed)

University of Otago Press

2001

224

8vo

P-B Fine

10

With art by Mark Braunias, Anne Noble, Yvonne Todd and Anne Wallace, includes a tribute to Douglas lilburn and the 'Landfall' score

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

34.000000

34.000000

Landfall 207

 

Paton, Justin (ed)

University of Otago Press

2000

219

8vo

P-B VG

10

With illustrations and advertisements, includes the art of Kay Rosen and Simon Ingram, tributes for Dennis McEldowney and Janet Frame

5.000000

16.000000

29.000000

33.000000

33.000000

Landfall 201

shelter

Paton, Justin (ed)

University of Otago Press

2001

212

8vo

P-B Near Fine

10

With art by Saskia Leek, Ellen Brooks and Laurence Aberhart, includes Michael King's biography on Janet Frame and a discussion of Ralph Hotere's Sculpitecture

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

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34.000000

Landfall 209

 

Paton, Justin (ed)

University of Otago Press

2005

224

8vo

P-B VG

8

With illustrations, the issue that considers '1984' as year, as Orwell's novel, and Gregory O'Brien discussing the Smither book and himself

5.000000

17.000000

31.000000

35.000000

35.000000

Landfall 203

 

Paton, Justin (ed)

University of Otago Press

2002

207

8vo

P-B VG

10

With illustrations by Richard Killeen and advertisements, includes Patrick Evans on the passsing of Allen Curnow and meditations by Lawrence Jones and Dennis McEldowney

5.000000

16.000000

29.000000

33.000000

33.000000

Landfall 206

 

Paton, Justin (ed)

University of Otago Press

2003

216

8vo

P-B VG

8

With art and photograph by Seraphine Pick and Ben Cauchi, and advertisements, the issue that figures the magic shop, The Surrealist Cookbook and Ian Wedde discussing a question of faith

5.000000

17.000000

31.000000

35.000000

35.000000

Landfall 208

 

Paton, Justin (ed)

University of Otago Press

2004

224

8vo

P-B Fine

10

The New Age edition, includes a review of Michael King's 'History of New Zealand', Gavin Hipkin's photography and the Landfall essays

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

34.000000

34.000000

Landfall 200

 

Paton, Justin ; Price, Chris (eds)

University of Otago Press

2000

216

8vo

P-B Fine

10

With art by Jennifer French, Bill Hammond, John Reynolds, includes Andrew Johnston on Len Lye, and expressions of the words of journey to and from

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

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Landfall 185 April 1993

 

Pound, Francis (et al,eds)

Oxford University Press

1993

164

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated with Clifton Firth portraits of NZ literary figures, dedicated to the 50s in New Zealand, literature and art, includes an interview with Bill Pearson and Alan Loney on Caxton Press typography

3.000000

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Landfall 188

 

Price, Chris (ed)

University of Otago Press

1994

189-368

8vo

P-B VG

10

Includes pieces on the art of Tony Fomison, Lauris Edmond on the autobiography, an interview with David Marr and Martin Edmond on Philip Clairmont

5.000000

11.000000

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Landfall 196

 

Price, Chris (ed)

University of Otago Press

1998

(2p) p189-368

8vo

P-B Fine

10

Includes Luit Bieringa eulogising Toss Woollaston

5.000000

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21.000000

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Landfall 195

 

Price, Chris (ed)

University of Otago Press

1998

184

8vo

P-B Fine

10

Includes pieces from the 1998 Writers and Readers conference, and Barbara Anderson on her 'beginnings'

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

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Landfall 193

 

Price, Chris (ed)

University of Otago Press

1997

184

8vo

P-B Fine

10

Includes pieces on writing by and about women, 'beginning' with Margaret Mahy

5.000000

11.000000

22.000000

24.000000

26.000000

Landfall 192

 

Price, Chris (ed)

University of Otago Press

1996

p189-367

8vo

P-B Fine

10

With the emphasis on male writers and men, includes Mark Williams on Frank Sargeson and discussions of masculinism and poetry (ARD Fairburn, Denis Glover)

5.000000

13.000000

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Landfall 190

 

Price, Chris (ed)

University of Otago Press

1995

p189-368

8vo

P-B Near Fine

10

With cover by Shane Cotton, includes pieces on recent Australian literary work, a piece of autobiography from the recently deceased Eric McCormick

5.000000

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21.000000

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Landfall 197 Autumn 1999

 

Price, Chris (ed)

University of Otago Press

1999

192

8vo

P-B Fine

10

With cover by Bill Hammond, includes Jack Ross on Kendrick Smithyman's translations of Italian poetry

5.000000

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Landfall 198 Spring 1999

 

Price, Chris (ed)

University of Otago Press

1999

(2p) p197-368

8vo

P-B Fine

10

With photographs by Marti Friedlander

3.000000

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Landfall 194

 

Price, Chris (ed)

University of Otago Press

1997

189-400

8vo

P-B Near Fine

10

Includes pieces on Bill Pearson, Hotere-out the black window, 'Floating Words' by Keri Hulme, the art of Gordon Walters and six poems for Bil Manhire at 50

5.000000

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Landfall 189 Autumn 1995

 

Price, Chris (ed)

University of Otago Press

1995

183p (1p)

8vo

P-B Near Fine

10

NZ arts and letters, including pieces on NZ cultural history, and many literary reviews

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Landfall 191 Autumn 1996

 

Price, Chris (ed)

University of Otago Press

1996

183p (1p)

8vo

P-B Near Fine

10

NZ arts and letters, including Greg O'Brien on Hotere and Iain Sharp on Tuwhare

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Landfall 187

 

Price, Chris (ed)

University of Otago Press

1994

184

8vo

P-B Fine

10

Includes pieces on the poetry of John Tranter and censorship in New Zealand

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Landfall 186 Spring 1993

 

Price, Chris (ed)

University of Otago Press

1993

p171-354

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated, includes verse by Elizabeth Smither, John Dolan, James Brown, fiction by Chad Taylor, Debra Daley, CK Stead on the 'birth of a story' and reconsidering 'the bone people'

3.000000

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Landfall 212

 

Reeve, Richard

University of Otago Press

2006

199p 1p

8vo

P-B Fine

10

From 'The Capital of Nowhere', includes an interview with Marilynn Webb, artwork by Olav Nielsen and Marilynn Webb, and a review of Geoff Park's 'Theatre Country'

5.000000

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Landfall 170 June 1989

 

Riach, Alan (ed, et al)

The Caxton Press

1989

p131-260

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by William Johnstone, with commentary, includes discussion of the diversity of current writing in 'Britain', with verse by Hone Tuwhare, Bill Manhire, fiction by Kathleen Jamie, Aidan Higgins, and Rushdie's 'Satanic Verses', with two reviews

3.000000

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20.000000

22.000000

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Landfall 184 December 1992

 

Riach, Alan (et al, eds)

The Caxton Press

1992

p379-499

8vo

P-B VG

10

Includes pieces on new Caribbean and Black British writing, with an interview with Wilson Harris, along with verse by Ian Wedde, Jenny Bornholdt, fiction by Gregory O'Brien

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

Talking About Ourselves

Twelve NZ poets in conversation

Ricketts, Harry

Mallinson Rendel

1986

176

8vo

P-B Fine

20

Conversations with Hulme, McAlpine, Wedde, Lauris Edmond, Turner, Smither, Curnow, Stead, Adcock, Harlow, Johnson, Murray Edmond

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Where Did She Come From?

New Zealand Women novelists 1862-1987

Roberts, Heather

Allen & Unwin

1989

vi 177p

8vo

P-B VG

35

A study which places contemporary women novelists in the context of their predecessors, with illustrations, including discussions of Robin Hyde and Janet Frame

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Landfall 214

 

Ross, Jack (ed)

University of Otago Press

2007

207p (1p)

8vo

P-B Fine

10

The Open House issue, includes a piece on writing and teaching between China, New Zealand and Australia and make-over culture and the New Zealand dream of home

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

34.000000

34.000000

Journal of New Zealand Literature 6 1988

 

Ross, JC (ed)

The Department of English, Massey University

1988

(2p) 232p

8vo

P-B Fine

15

Includes surveys of mid-80s New Zealand literature, and pieces on Katherine Mansfield and Janet Frame

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Journal of New Zealand Literature 5 1987

 

Ross, JC (ed)

The Department of English, Massey University

1987

(3p) 114p

8vo

P-B Fine

15

Includes pieces on 19th century New Zealand drama, New Zealand's little magazines from 'Freed' to 'And', James Courage and Allen Curnow

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

When the Wind Blows

 

Sargeson, Frank

The Caxton Press, Reed and Harris

1945

91p (1p) (3p catalogue)

8vo

D-J over card covers  Signature FEP  VG

28

The first book edition of the author's third work, originally published in 'The Penguin new writing'

5.000000

12.000000

24.000000

26.000000

28.000000

The Katherine Mansfield Notebooks  2 Vols

 

Scott, Margaret (ed)

Lincoln University Press, Daphne Brasell Assoc

1997

Vol 1 (frontis) xxv 310p  Vol 2 (frontis) xviii 355p

8vo

Soft card covers with flaps  Near Fine

75

Including diary entries, letters, unfinished works, poems and published stories in embryo form, these volumes offer an enhanced appreciation of KM's work, her life and relationships

5.000000

22.000000

41.000000

47.000000

49.000000

Monday's Warriors

 

Shadbolt, Maurice

Hodder & Stoughton

1990

(4p) 308p (1p)

4to

D-J  Paper over boards Near Fine

25

The story of Kimble Bent and the New Zealand Wars, a nice copy

5.000000

18.000000

33.000000

38.000000

41.000000

Rambling Jack 2

 

Sharp, Iain (ed)

Miracle Mart Receiving

1986

32

8vo

Card covers  VG

22

The second in a short-lived NZ literary magazine, this devoted to short-short fiction and prose poems, with art by such as Nigel Brown, and contributions by such as CK Stead, Michael Harlow, Cilla McQueen, Russell Haley, Chris Else

5.000000

5.000000

15.000000

9.000000

17.000000

The New Zealand and Australian Songster & Goldfields Diary

 

Small, Joe

The Nag's Head Press

1970

60p (2p)

8vo

D-J (chips, in archival wrapper) Cloth binding, paper label front board VG - Near Fine

50

Limited, numbered edition (168/200), the songs and diary of this Irish songster on the New Zealand goldfields

4.000000

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24.000000

Landfall 119 September 1976

 

Smart, Peter (ed)

The Caxton Press

1976

p187-280

8vo

P-B VG

10

Includes verse by Elizabeth Smither, Brian turner, Rachel McAlpine, Lauris Edmond, Jennifer Compton, training Arts Administrators in NZ, Patrick Evans on Ian Cross et al in provincial NZ, fiction by Courtney Carpenter and Spiro Zavos

3.000000

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24.000000

Landfall 139 September 1981

 

Smart, Peter (ed)

The Caxton Press

1981

p255-380

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Rob Taylor and discussion, includes verse by Cilla McQueen, Basil Dowling, Lauris Edmond, Brian Turner, fiction by Barbara Neale, Jan Grainger, discussion of the work of Graham Billing, reviewing 'Foreskin's Lament', Hone Tuwhare

3.000000

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24.000000

Landfall 129 March 1979

 

Smart, Peter (ed)

The Caxton Press

1979

p3-96

8vo

P-B VG

10

With illustrations by Gary Tricker and discussion, includes verse by Les Cleveland, Gordon Ogilvie, fiction by Edith Campion, a discussion of the pakeha and Maori attitudes to death shown in Ihimaera and Frame and a discussion of Witi Ihimaera in 1979

3.000000

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Landfall 128 December 1978

 

Smart, Peter (ed)

The Caxton Press

1978

p291-384

8vo

P-B VG

10

With illustrations by Nigel Brown and commentary, includes verse by Riemke Ensing, David Billing, Bernard Gadd, fiction by Chris Else, Kathleen Crayford, pieces on New Zealand literary criticism and the work of John Mulgan

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

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24.000000

Landfall 127 September 1978

 

Smart, Peter (ed)

The Caxton Press

1978

p195-288

8vo

P-B VG

10

With illustrations by Grahame Sydney and commentary, includes verse by O'Sullivan, Edmond, Hooper, Ruth Gilbert, fiction by Shelagh Cox, Frances Cherry, and discussion of Alistair Campbell's 'Sanctuary of Spirits'

3.000000

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Landfall 126 June 1978

 

Smart, Peter (ed)

The Caxton Press

1978

p99-192

8vo

P-B VG

10

With illustrations by Glen Jowitt 'At the Races', child studies, including verse by Max Richards, Rachel McAlpine, fiction by Elizabeth Spencer, Gay Cusack, a discussion of the father in New Zealand fiction and the Christchurch basilica with photos

3.000000

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24.000000

Landfall 125 March 1978

 

Smart, Peter (ed)

The Caxton Press

1978

p3-96

8vo

P-B VG

10

With illustrations by WA Sutton, includes verse by Fleur Adcock, Brian Turner, Denis Glover, fiction by Jean Watson, Yvonne du Fresne, Roger Robinson on New Zealand literature and the universities and Ruth Dallas' 'The Black Horse'

3.000000

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Landfall 138 June 1981

 

Smart, Peter (ed)

The Caxton Press

1981

p127-252

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Leo Bensemann and discussion, includes verse by Fleur Adcock, Brian Turner, Denys Trussell, Gregory O'Brien, fiction by Kathleen Crawford and Conon Fraser, an interview with Bruce Mason and discussion of RAK Mason

3.000000

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Landfall 121 March 1977

 

Smart, Peter (ed)

The Caxton Press

1977

p3-96

8vo

P-B VG

10

Includes Michael King on 'Tangata Whenua', Pt 3 of Patrick Evans 'The Provincial Dilemma' - the world's wars in New Zealand, verse by Anne french, David Hill, Harvey McQueen, Don Long, Brian Turner, fiction by Barbara Neale, TE Dorman, Elaine Lindsay

3.000000

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Landfall 117  March 1976

 

Smart, Peter (ed)

The Caxton Press

1976

p3-96

8vo

P-B VG

10

With illustrations, includes Patrick Evans on Ian Cross, verse by Anne Coury, Michael Harlow, John Tarlton, Alistair Paterson on NZ poetry, prose by Graeme Lay, Jackson Webb, Victor Kelleher

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

Landfall 118 June 1976

 

Smart, Peter (ed)

The Caxton Press

1976

p99-184

8vo

P-B VG

10

With Bogor and illustrations of fibre art in NZ with commentary, includes Alan Grant on NZ humour, Roger Hall on NZ writing, Tom Scott on protesting, verse by Elizabeth Smither, Michael Morrissey, John Sligo, and recent Australian drama

3.000000

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20.000000

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Landfall 116 December 1975

 

Smart, Peter (ed)

The Caxton Press

1975

p267-360

8vo

P-B VG

10

With illustrations, the drama in New Zealand issue, includes Roger Robinson as critic, a symposium of playwrights, with a script from Gary Langford, TV drama, the scriptwriters, the directors, and performances, including scripts by JK Baxter

3.000000

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20.000000

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Landfall 124 December 1977

 

Smart, Peter (ed)

The Caxton Press

1977

p291-384

8vo

P-B VG

10

Includes verse by Roland Vogt, Lauris Edmond, Jan Kemp, Elspeth Sandys, fiction by Gary Langford, Spiro Zavos, Bill Baer, discussion of Robin Hyde and Roger Horricks on 'Network' and political film

3.000000

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Landfall 133 March 1980

 

Smart, Peter (ed)

The Caxton Press

1980

p4-104

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Grahame Sydney, with commentary, includes verse by Helen Jacobs, Meg Campbell, Apirana Taylor, Terry locke, fiction by O'Sullivan, Dallas, Eldred-Grigg, on Katherine Mansfield, Maurice Shadbolt's short stories, and Peter Hooper in review

3.000000

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Landfall 135 September 1980

 

Smart, Peter (ed)

The Caxton Press

1980

p239-304

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated, including Michael Smither, includes verse by Lauris Edmond, Sam Hunt, Tony Beyer, fiction by Barbara Hedley, Graham billing in interview, assessing Albert Wendt, more Mansfield, Llewelyn Summers as sculptor, with illustrations

3.000000

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Landfall 136 December 1980

 

Smart, Peter (ed)

The Caxton Press

1980

p323-412

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Pamela Matthews, with commentary, includes verse by Denis Glover and his 'obituary', Michael Harlow, Sam Hunt, Brian Turner, fiction by Russell Haley and Michael Morrissey, Mervyn Thompson and Fiona Kidman interviewed

3.000000

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Landfall 123 September 1977

 

Smart, Peter (ed)

The Caxton Press

1977

p195-288

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Murray Grimsdale, includes verse by Michael Harlow, Ronald Bottrall, Jan kemp, fiction by Graeme Lay, Courtney Carpenter, Heather McGrath

3.000000

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20.000000

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Landfall 134 June 1980

 

Smart, Peter (ed)

The Caxton Press

1980

p107-208

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by John Coley, with commentary, includes verse by Vivienne Joseph, Elizabeth Smither, fiction by Owen Marshall, Stuart Gregg, Katherine Mansfield's 'The Doll's House', JK Baxter and the Odysseus metaphor, Brian Turner's 'Ladders of Rain'

3.000000

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Landfall 132 December 1979

 

Smart, Peter (ed)

The Caxton Press

1979

p304-412

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated, cover by John Foster, includes verse by David Hill, Bill sewell, Michael Morrissey, Denis Glover, Peter Hooper, Louis Johnson, Alistair Campbell's memories, fiction by David Hill, Yvonne du Fresne, early NZ chidren's fiction, modern NZ verse

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

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Landfall 130 June 1979

 

Smart, Peter (ed)

The Caxton Press

1979

p99-196

8vo

P-B VG

10

With illustrations by Jane Evans and discussiont, includes verse by Edmond, Compton, Sandra Coney, Marie Russell, fiction by Kathleen Crayford, Edith Campion, Riemke Ensing in interview, and the NZ short story

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

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24.000000

Landfall 140 December 1981

 

Smart, Peter (ed)

The Caxton Press

1981

p383-508

8vo

P-B VG

10

With illustrations by Pat Hanly and Martin Ball, and commentaries, includes verse by Rowley Habib, Brian Turner, Christine Stewart, Vivian Hopkirk, Nancy Bruce, fiction by Owen Marshall, Vincent O'Sullivan and JK Baxter in discussion

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

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Landfall 131 September 1979

 

Smart, Peter (ed)

The Caxton Press

1979

p199-300

8vo

P-B VG

10

With illustrations by Don Binney, includes verse by Harvey McQueen, Brian Turner, Michael Harlow, Lesley Bailey, fiction by David Hll, a survey of the work of Basil Dowling and discussion of Janet Frame's work

3.000000

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Landfall 137 March 1981

 

Smart, Peter (ed)

The Caxton Press

1981

p7-124

8vo

P-B VG

10

Illustrated by Nigel Brown and commentary, includes verse by Alistair Campbell, Albert Wendt, Sam Hunt, Bill Sewell, Terry Locke, fiction by Lydia Davis, Jan Grainger, JK Baxter in discussion and review, and discussing Ian Wedde

3.000000

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20.000000

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Landfall 175

 

Smith, Anna (et al, eds)

The Caxton Press

1990

p267- 391

8vo

P-B Near Fine

10

With Allen Curnow in interview, Ruth Brown on 'Owls do Cry', the commercialisation of NZ broadcasting, William Colenso on the signing of the Treaty

5.000000

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Landfall 176

 

Smith, Anna (et al, eds)

The Caxton Press

1990

p395-528

8vo

P-B Fine

10

With illustrations, a concentration on African writing, political contexts of South African literature, Festus Iyayi on the freedom and responsibilities of a writer and in interview

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the writer at work

 

Stead, Karl

University of Otago Press

2000

281p (7p)

8vo

P-B Near Fine

35

A selection of 10 years of literary and biographical essays by this NZ writer, considering many of NZ's leading writers

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A Girl with Red Hair

and other stories

Stewart, Douglas

Angus and Robertson

1944

(3p) 157p (1p)

Small 8vo

Red cloth binding, black titles  Slight browning EPs  Light cock to spine  VG

30

The writer's first prose collection, including some stories from his native New Zealand

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Four Plays

 

Stewart, Douglas

A&R

1958

309

8vo

D-J (slight browning) Small pocket IC VG - Near Fine

30

Four plays from the 40s and 50s, including 'The Fire on the Snow'

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South Island Stowaway

 

Summers, Essie

Mills&Boon

1971

191p (1p ad)

Small 8vo

D-J (fading spine, price clipped, in archival wrapper)  VG - Near Fine

30

The author's 29th novel, set in the Marlborough Sounds, with Julia and Adam

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No Legacy for Lindsay

 

Summers, Essie

Mills&Boon

1965

188p (4p)

Small 8vo

D-J (slight fading spine, small patch of surface paper missing on front, in archival wrapper)  VG - Near Fine

35

The author's 14th novel, on a sheep station in New Zealand, where Lindsay comes up against its manager, Euan Hazeldean

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A Touch of Magic

 

Summers, Essie

Mills&Boon

1973

191p (1p ads)

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D-J (fading spine, slight chips, price clipped, in archival wrapper)  VG - Near Fine

35

On Drumlogie sheep station, Lucinda is invited down to look around

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No Orchids by Request

 

Summers, Essie

Mills&Boon

1965

192

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D-J (short closed tear front, price-clipped, in archival wrapper) Paper over boards  VG - Near Fine

35

The author's 15th book, can Elizabeth trust, and then love, her boss?

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The House on Gregor's Brae

 

Summers, Essie

Mills&Boon

1971

191p (1p)

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D-J (fading spine, in archival wrapper) Paper over boards  VG - Near Fine

35

The author's 27th novel, can Jennifer's childhood dreams turn into reality?

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Revolt - And Virginia

 

Summers, Essie

Mills&Boon

1969

191p (1p ads)

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D-J (fading spine, price clipped, in archival wrapper) Paper over boards VG - Near Fine

35

The author's 23rd novel, Virginia leaves a life behind, but comes across Nicholas Muir

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Rosalind Comes Home

 

Summers, Essie

Mills&Boon

1968

192

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D-J (fading spine, slight chips, price-clipped, in archival wrapper) Paper over boards VG - Near Fine

35

The author's 21st novel, set in North Otago like the first, Rosalind's love for Rowland

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A Place Called Paradise

 

Summers, Essie

Mills&Boon

1967

220 (3p ads)

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35

The author's 20th novel, set in the Southern Lakes area of NZ's South Island, Annabel in search of her family

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The Tender Leaves

 

Summers, Essie

Mills&Boon

1980

188p (4p catalogue)

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D-J (fading spine, price clipped, in archival wrapper)  VG - Near Fine

30

Maria accompanies old Mrs Alberta Jensen to New Zealand to look for her father

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Meet on my Ground

 

Summers, Essie

Mills&Boon

1968

190p (1p)

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D-J (light fading spine, price clipped, in archival wrapper) Paper over boards  VG - Near Fine

30

The author's 22nd book, could Sarah and Alastair have a lasting relationship

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Design for Life

 

Summers, Essie

Severn House

1997

(3p) 214p

8vo

D-J (in archival wrapper) Paper over boards Near Fine

300

A nice copy of this tale of New Zealand writer, Dane Inglethorpe, returning from Britain with artist Chloe

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Caleb's Kingdom

 

Summers, Essie

Severn House

1996

viii 216p

8vo

D-J (slight fading spine, in archival wrapper) Paper over boards Near Fine

300

A nice copy of this tale of Greta Mountford who leaves England to work in the magic world around Lake Wakatipu

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The Kindled Fire

 

Summers, Essie

Mills&Boon

1969

188p (3p ads)

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30

The author's 24th novel, with the heroine returning to New Zealand, ready for love

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One More River to Cross

 

Summers, Essie

Mills&Boon

1979

188p (3p ads)

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D-J (fading spine, price clipped, in archival wrapper)  VG - Near Fine

35

The author's 43rd novel, two cousins on a high-country station

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Bride in Flight

 

Summers, Essie

Mills&Boon

1964

192

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D-J (slight water mark top spine, price clipped, in archival wrapper) Paper over boards VG - Near Fine

35

The author's thirteenth book, Kirsty goes to New Zealand for her honeymoon, but without the wedding and a husband, a nice, clean copy

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Through all the Years

 

Summers, Essie

Mills&Boon

1974

192p (1p)

Small 8vo

D-J (closed short tear top spine, slight chips, price cut, in archival wrapper) Paper over boards  VG

25

The author's 34th book, set on Banks Peninsula, with Thomasina and Luke

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Return to Dragonshill

 

Summers, Essie

Mills & Boon

1971

191p (1p)

8vo

D-J (slight chip top spine, in archival wrapper)  VG - Near Fine

45

Signed by the author, Johnny reappears in Henrietta's life to complicate life on her farm, Dragonshill

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Anna of Strathallan

 

Summers, Essie

Mills&Boon

1975

187p (3p)

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D-J (fading spine,price punched, flaps trimmed, in archival wrapper)  Paper over boards   VG

25

The author's 35th novel, in Central Otago, with Anna Drummond re-united with her grand-parents

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Summer in December

 

Summers, Essie

Mills&Boon

1970

188p (3p ads)

Small 8vo

D-J (fading spine, price clipped, in archival wrapper) VG - Near Fine

30

A nice copy of the author's 25th novel, Joanna and Winter on a sheep station, Heronscrag

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Sweet are the Ways

 

Summers, Essie

Mills&Boon

1965

208

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D-J (slight fading spine, in archival wrapper)  VG - Near Fine

35

The author's 16th novel, Elspeth shifts from the city to a welcoming village, but the Minister falls in love with her

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lake, mountain, tree

an anthology of writing on New Zealand nature and landscape

Temple, Philip (ed)

Godwit

1998

287

8vo

Soft card covers with flaps  VG

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From New Zealand's earliest writings, with Cook, to contemporary pieces, the author chooses prose and verse which features the New Zealand landscape

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Journal of New Zealand Literature No 2 1984

 

Thompson, John (ed)

Department of English, Victoria University

1984

96

8vo

P-B Date stamp front cover VG

10

Along with a review of the 1982-83 years in New Zealand drama, verse and prose, includes pieces on a Shadbolt bibliography, four poets (O'Sullivan, Adcock, Manhire, Wedde) and recent biography

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Denis Glover

New Zealand writers and their work

Thomson, JEP

Oxford University Press

1977

55

8vo

P-B Fading spine  VG

15

A study of this New Zealand 'poet, printer, boxer, sailor, irreverent iconoclast and wit'

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Books and Bibliography

Essays in Commemoration of Don McKenzie

Thomson, John (ed)

VUP

2002

216

8vo

P-B Fading spine Owner's small stamp FEP  VG

30

Fourteen essays written to celebrate the life of Don McKenzie, teacher at Victoria University, and his passion for the history of the book, with illustrations

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Landfall 172 December 1989

 

Tomlinson, Sophie (et al, eds)

The Caxton Press

1989

p391-524

8vo

P-B VG

10

A Katherine Mansfield special, including the letters and KM in performance, with verse by Briar Wood, Fleur Adcock, Sarah Maguire, fiction by Anne Kennedy, Barbara Anderson, Janet Frame's 'The Carpathians' in review

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Anno Domini 2000 or Woman's Destiny

 

Vogel, Julius ; Robinson, Roger (ed)

Exisle Pub

2000

(frontis) 184p

8vo

Soft card covers with flaps Near Fine

25

The re-edition of this Utopian NZ novel, first published in 1898, with a useful introducton by Roger Robinson which not only gives some background to the book and its writer, but also shows how right Vogel was in some of his literary predictions

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