NZOtago/Southland

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Title

Sub-title

Author

Publisher

Published

Pages

Size

Condition

Price

Comment

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Wilsonia 1864-1962

 

Adams, Geoffrey T

R Wilson and Co

1962

61

8vo

Red cloth binding, gilt titles Fading spine  VG

30

Privately printed, the illustrated history of an early Otago firm of importers and carriers

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The Heart of the Queenstown Lakes District  twenty-five years of news gathering in the Wakatipu district

 

Adamson, Irene

Author Pub

2008

103

8vo

P-B Near Fine

25

With illustrations, a collection from articles for the 'Southland Times' written by the author covering the people, places and events in the Wakatipu area

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From Meetings to Mountains 

Thirty-five years of news gathering in the Wakatipu district

Adamson, Irene

Author Pub

2001

143p (1p)

8vo

P-B Fine

25

With many illustrations, the journalistic memories of this Central Otago journalist for 'The Southland Times' for 35 years from the 1950s, including much local history

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50 Vintage Years  North Otago Branch History Vintage Car Club of New Zealand

 

Adamson, John (et al)

50 Vintage Years Book Cttee

2011

134

4to

P-B Near Fine

45

With illustrations, a vintage car history of the cars and the members, with short biographies

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Replicar! a century of motoring in North Otago and beyond

 

Adshead, Rona ; Murray, Rex

Square One Press

2002

272

8vo

P-B Near Fine

30

With illustrations, the journey of the 'Replicar' from Christchurch to Oamaru in 1900, a history of early motoring in North Otago thereafter, and the history of GT Gillies

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Queen's the first 25 years

 

Alexander, Frances (ed)

Queen's High School 25th Anniversary Cttee

1980

(frontis) 53p

4to

P-B Owner's small stamp frontis Near Fine

20

With illustrations and lists, twenty-five years in the life of this Dunedin Girls' High School, including many memories

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Men of the Milford Road

 

Anderson, Harold J

Reed

1975

vi (1) 215p (1p catalogue)

4to

D-J Paper over boards Near Fine

30

With maps and illustrations, ther building of the road from Te Anau to Milford Sound in Fiordland, the personalities and the experiences, a nice copy

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Milford Trails

 

Anderson, William

Reed

1974 2nd revised edition

187

8vo

D-J (fading spine) VG - Near Fine

35

Author signed, life on the Milford Track from Quintin Hut, with illustrations, now a classic New Zealand book about this Fiordland area

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Milford Track Annual 1972

 

Anderson, William

Author Pub

1972

12 leaves

8vo

P-B VG - Near Fine

15

With illustrations, an up-date on the book 'Milford Trails' on Fiordland's Milford Track, the happenings of the year, the people, and further details about the history of the track

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Milford Trails

 

Anderson, William

Reed

1971

181

8vo

D-J Slight signs tape EPs  VG

20

Life and history of the Milford Track and area

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Heads, Hearts and Hands  the kirk in Waihemo

 

Angus, Janet ; Sheat, Norman (comps)

Author Pub

1990

71

8vo

P-B Near Fine

22

With illustrations, a history of the parish of Palmerston-Dunback, in North Otago, from 1865-1990

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Palmerston District High School

Historical Survey 1866-1966

Angus, Janet C

Palmerston DHS Centennial Cttee

1966

40

8vo

P-B  Crease fore-corner  Signatures at beginning VG

20

A well-researched account of this East Otago school, with illustrations of the people and places, and lists of staff and pupils

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One Hundred Years of Vincent County

1877-1977

Angus, John H

Vincent County Council

1977

203

8vo

D-J(slight chips) Paper over boards  VG - Near Fine

30

With illustrations and folding map, the centennial of this Otago County Council, whose area stretched from Alexandra to Lake Hawea and bordered upon Mt Aspiring National Park, a nice copy

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Aspiring Settlers

European Settlement in the Hawea & Wanaka Region to 1914

Angus, John H

John McIndoe

1981

93

4to

P-B VG

28

With map and illustrations, the pioneering establishment of farming, mining and communities in the Upper Clutha area of Central Otago

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A History of the Otago Hospital Board

and its Predecessors

Angus, John H

Otago Hospital Board

1984

334

8vo

D-J Near Fine

20

 

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100 Years on the Hill 1912-2012  St Mary's Catholic Church and school Kaikorai

 

Angus, Noel (et al)

St Mary's Parish

2012

v 288p

8vo

P-B VG

25

With illustrations and short biographies, the records and personal reminiscences of this parish in Dunedin and its school

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Alexandra 1867-1967

 

Anon

Alexandra Borough Council

1967

34 leaves

8vo

P-B Creases front cover Signature inside cover VG

25

A heavily-illustrated summary of the growth of this Central Otago town and its local government, from goldmining and sluicing to agriculture and orcharding, with lists and anecdotes

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KETC 75th Jubilee

 

Anon

Author Pub

1975

18 leaves

8vo

P-B VG

20

With illustrations and lists, the 75th Jubilee of King Edward Technical College in Dunedin

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Jubilee of the Civic Government City of Dunedin 1865-1915

 

Anon

Municipality of Dunedin

1915

(folding panorama) 143p (6 leaves Commemoration service)

8vo

P-B Rubbing spine  Signature TP VG

72

With illustrations and folding panoramas, a detailed history of the first 50 years of Dunedin local government, including the goldmining period and the personalities. Commemoration Service bound in at end

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Georgetown Baptist Church 50th Jubilee

 

Anon

Georgetown Baptist Church Jubilee Cttee

1988

12 l.

8vo

P-B VG

20

A short history of this Invercargill Baptist Church

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Waikaka Valley School and District Jubilees

 

Anon

Waikaka Valley Schools Jubilee Cttee

1938

59p, 32p (1 leaf)

8vo

P-B, stapled spine Lacks back cover, spine strip Gd - VG

85

With illustrations, portraits and lists, the early history of this area near Gore, in 2 parts, the histories of the Pinnacle and Waikaka Valley Schools, and the Jubilee of the Waikaka Valley, part 2 first printed in 1924. Scarce

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All Saints Dunedin Jubilee Record 1865-1915

 

Anon

All Saints Church

1915

34

4to

P-B (chips FEs), ties in spine  Name whited out TP VG

30

With illustrations, the first 50 years of this early Dunedin church, now scarce

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Wise's NZ Post Office Directory Vol IV Otago-Southland 1956

 

Anon

H Wise & Co

1956

(12 leaves) 488p

4to

Paper over boards Short split top back spine  VG

110

A tidy copy of the Southern directory, with advertisements

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Maheno School 125th Jubilee 1875-2000

 

Anon

Maheno School 125th Jubilee Cttee

2000

54

8vo

P-B Near Fine

20

With illustrations and lists, a collection on memories of Maheno school's past

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Andersons Bay Presbyterian Church Jubilee Souvenir 1863-1913

 

Anon

Andersons Bay Presbyterian Church

1913

43p (1p)

8vo

P-B String binding Near Fine

25

With illustrations and portraits, the first fifty years of this Dunedin Presbyterian church

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Borough of Invercargill New Zealand Jubilee Year Book 1871-1921

 

Anon

Invercargill Borough Council

1921

39p (1p)

4to

Yapp paper wrappers, chips, wear on spine Gd - VG

25

With illustrations, a short history of Invercargill and its ruling Council

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Presbyterians in North East Valley 1882-1982

 

Anon

St David's Presbyterian Church

1982

iii 84p

8vo

P-B Owner's name cover  VG

20

With illustrations and lists, a short history of the St David's church in North East Valley, Dunedin, and of Presbyterian worship in the area

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St Paul's Presbyterian Church Bluff 75th Jubilee 1894-1969 a brief history

 

Anon

St Paul's Presbyterian Church Bluff

1969

19

8vo

P-B Signature front cover VG - Near Fine

15

A scarce New Zealand Presbytery history

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Waikouaiti School 1860-1960

 

Anon

Waikouaiti School Cent Cttee

1960

51p (1p)

8vo

P-B VG

25

With illustrations, the first hundred years of this school in North Otago, with lists

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History of the Southland Hospital and Boards 1861-1968

 

Anon

Southland Hospital Board

1968

86p (1p)

8vo

P-B VG

20

With illustrations, a hundred years of hospital services in Southland

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Official Souvenir Programme Opening Ceremony  NZ & South Seas International Exhibition Dunedin November 17th 1925

 

Anon

NZ & South Seas Company, CSW

1925

16

8vo

Light card covers, string binding, slight foxing back cover  VG

40

A VG copy of this programme, with plates and illustrations of the Exhibition site and buildings

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Portrait of Patearoa

 

Anon

Patearoa School and District

1999

110

8vo

P-B Near Fine

28

With illustrations, the Patearoa School tile project and the local stories that were collected

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Arthur Street School Jubilee Souvenir 1877-1927

 

Anon

Arthur Street School Jubilee Cttee

1928

35

4to

Yapp covers, chips, slight loss spine paper at base VG

25

With illustrations and lists, an historical sketch of the Beach, Middle District and Arthur Street Schools

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Oamaru North School  Jubilee Souvenir

 

Anon

Oamaru North School Jubilee Cttee

1934

41

8vo

P-B  Wear on yapp covers  Owner's details front cover VG

30

With illustrations, the first sixty years of this North Otago school

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Hyde School Centennial 1869-1969

 

Anon

Hyde School Centennial Research Cttee

1969

56

Small 4to

P-B VG

25

A school and district history from Central Otago, with many memories and photographs

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St Andrew's Presbyterian Church Dunedin

Jubilee Souvenir 1863-1913

Anon

Author Pub

1914

67

4to

Paper covers  String ties  Slight foxing covers  VG

40

Written while the Rev Rutherford Waddell was the Minister, an illustrated sketch  of the origin and history of the church, including the Church Leaders

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Warrington Memories

 

Anon

Warrington School 75th Jubilee Cttee

2003

96

4to

P-B Near Fine

35

With illustrations, a collection of stories about this seaside town north of Dunedin

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Southland Dominican Centennial  1882-1982

 

Anon

Southland Dominican Centennial Cttee

1982

53p (1p)

4to

P-B VG

30

With illustrations and lists, a useful history of the Dominican Order in Southland, and its various schools

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Roxburgh Pioneer Generation Brass

 

Anon

Author Pub

2007 2nd edition

96

4to

P-B Fine

30

With illustrations, 125 years of this rural Otago brass band, its personalities and happenings

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75th Anniversary Eweburn Ranfurly School 1879-1954, Centennial Jubilee Supplement

 

Anon

Ranfurly School 75th Jubilee Cttee

1954

15

8vo

P-B VG

25

With illustrations and lists, an up-dating of the Jubilee Booklet (1926), with some repetition of material

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Wesley Methodist Church Dunedin One Hundred Years 1882-1982

 

Anon

Methodist Church of New Zealand

1982

24

8vo

P-B Near Fine

15

A short history of this combined Wesley and Methodist Dunedin church and its people

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Official Opening of New School at Ranfurly

August 17th 1926 Souvenir Booklet

Anon

Ranfurly School Cttee

1926

36

8vo

P-B Staple rust at spine VG

55

With illustrations, cartoons, lists and contemporary advertisements, a condensed history of this Central Otago school and its area, very scarce

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Capturing Port D A De Maus

 

Anon

Port Chalmers Museum

ND

82p (CD in rear pocket)

8vo

P-B Near Fine

30

With CD of De Maus songs, illustrations and reproductions, the life of this Port Chalmers man, photographer, musician, community leader, Mayor

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Green Island Lawn Tennis Club  Centennial 1885-1985

 

Anon

Green Island Lawn Tennis Club

1985

68

8vo

P-B VG - Near Fine

20

With illustrations and contemporary advertisements, a history of this Dunedin tennis club

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Patearoa School & Cricket Jubilee 1995

 

Anon

Patearoa School Centennial Cttee

1995

170

8vo

P-B Front cover creases  VG

35

With illustrations and lists, a useful history of this Central Otago area and school, with cover by Michael Smither

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St Andrew's Presbyterian Church Gore 2 vols Jubilee Souvenir 1881-1931, Diamond Jubilee Souvenir 1941 1931-1941

 

Anon

St Andrew's Presbyterian Church

1931-41

26 leaves ; 8 leaves

4to

P-B 1931 volume marks on covers, wear to spine  VG

35

With plates, the people and events of this Presbyterian church to 1941

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Roslyn Presbyterian Church A History of the Second Church

A History of the Second Church

Anon

Roslyn Presbyterian Church

1994

(frontis) 71p (1p)

8vo

P-B Near Fine

22

Published for the 90th year thanksgiving celebration, full of the history of the Roslyn, Dunedin, church, with many illustrations, including two glorious coloured plates

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Presbyterians in North East Valley 1882-1982

 

Anon

St David's Presbyterian Church

1982

84

8vo

P-B VG

20

With illustrations and lists, a history of the development of the Presbyterian congregation in North East Valley and the building of St David's church

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Naseby Forest and Town

 

Anstey, C

Author Pub

1978

95p (7p maps)

Oblong 8vo

Green cloth bindings, gilt titles  Boards marked, patches of fading  VG

85

With maps, illustrations and drawings, a study originally submitted for the Dip Landscape Architecture at Lincoln College in which a new design framework is developed for this Central Otago area, scarce

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Jubilee of Port Chalmers Civic Government 1866-1916

 

Asher, GL (comp)

Evening Star Co

1916

51

8vo

Yapp paper covers  Chips to FEs Signature front cover VG - Near Fine

35

With historical illustrations, portraits and lists, the first 50 years of this Dunedin borough and its post

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Twenty Years of Monkeying Around

 

Ashton, John

Author Pub

2001

43 leaves

8vo

P-B Near Fine

22

With illustrations, in an edition of 500, charting the foundation and development of the Brass Monkey Motorcycle Rally since 1981, with biographies and anecdotes

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75 Years of Service   a Review of Campbell Park School 1908-1983

 

Aspden, PG (ed)

Campbell Park Re-Union Cttee

1983

77

4to

Soft card covers stapled, cloth spine  VG

30

With illustrations and lists, a collection of memories of the development of this school for 'special' children, children with significant learning and personal difficulties, situated on the Otekaike Estate north of Oamaru

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Farming under Aspiring

 

Aspinall, Jerry

The Aspinall Family

1993

267

8vo

P-B Near Fine

30

The autobiography of an Otago High-Country farmer, with many illustrations

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Charles J Ayton Diary 1899-1904

Central Otago Goldminer Rabbiter Peat Digger

Ayton, Charles J ; Child, John

Maniototo Early Settlers' Assn

1982

xiv 130p

Oblong 8vo

Soft card covers Signature inside front cover  Near Fine

55

Limited, numbered edition (#196/250), with illustrations, the turn-of-the-century diary of a working man in Central Otago, scarce

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First Presbyterian Church Invercargill Historical Notes 1960-1985

 

Baillie, Wallace W (comp)

125th Anniversary Celebrations Cttee

1985

27p (1p)

8vo

P-B VG

15

With illustrations, notes on the life in this Presbyterian church in Invercargill, including changes that have taken place

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Riversdale School Centennial 1882-1982

 

Baird, M ; Strachan, D

Riversdale School Centennial Cttee

1982

187p (folding panorama)

8vo

P-B Rubbing base spine  VG

30

With illustrations and lists, the history of this Southland area and the Riversdale, Pyramid, Sandstone, and Waipounamu schools

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North Taieri School Centennial

1860-1960

Ball, Lyall G (ed)

Taieri Print

1960

23

8vo

P-B VG

20

With illustrations, some memories of one hundred years in the North Taieri area

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From the Wet Lands of South Otago to the High Country of the Wakatipu

 

Barker, Henry

Author Pub

2009 5th impression (2007)

119p (1p)

8vo

P-B  Near Fine

32

With map and illustrations, an Otago family history, covering especially the Waitutu farm at Port Molyneux and Ben Lomond Station in the Wakatipu Basin

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The Garden at Larnach Castle  a New Zealand story

 

Barker, Margaret

David Bateman

2006

159p (1p)

4to

D-J Paper over boards Near Fine

25

With illustrations, a history of both Larnach's Castle on the Otago Peninsula, and the Barker family, with the development of the Castle's gardens

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A Centennial History of the Mosgiel Volunteer Fire Brigade 1906-2006

 

Bates, Don ; Dougherty, Ian

Mosgiel Volunteer Fire Brigade

2006

40

8vo

P-B VG

20

With illustrations and lists, the people and events that make up this Otago Fire Brigade's history

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Dunedin and its Neighbourhood

a short account of its history, biology, and geology; and of the commerce and industries of Otago

Bathgate, A (ed)

ODT

1904

(frontis) 135p

Small 8vo

Cloth over card binding Gilt titles  Ownership details front paste-down, with owner's small stamp VG

35

With folding maps and illustrations, a compilation of pieces on early and contemporary Dunedin and Otago by leading local authorities, including Augustus Hamilton on Southern Maori

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Dunedin and its Neighbourhood

 

Bathgate, Alexander (ed)

ODT & Witness

1904

(frontis) 135p

Small 8vo

Cloth over card, gilt titles  Very top of spine cloth worn  Signature and date inside cover Inside hinges beginning to crack VG

35

Designed to provide current information about Otago to attendees of the 1904 Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science meeting, an abbreviation, and development, of the editor's 'Picturesque Dunedin', of 1890

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Bathgate Expeditions

Dunedin and New Zealand in the Sixties

Bathgate, John ; Reed, AH (ed)

Dunedin Public Library Assn

1952

36

8vo

D-J (chips, in archival wrapper) Cloth binding  VG

25

Signed by the editor, #266/500 copies, writings by Bathgate about the city of Dunedin in the 1860s, and its prospects, a trip to Auckland at the same time, and extracts from his 'autobiography'

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Macetown  the story of a fascinating gold-mining town

 

Beaton, Eileen

John McIndoe

1971

62

8vo

P-B VG - Near Fine

20

With map and illustrations, a short history of this boom and bust Central Otago gold town

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Otago Place Names

as bestowed by the Pakeha

Beattie, Herries

ODT

1948

120

8vo

P-B Near Fine

35

A record of the early names recorded in the Otago province, including verifiable Maori names and names bestowed by the early surveyors and farmers

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The Pioneers Explore Otago

 

Beattie, Herries

ODT & Witness

1947

160

8vo

Blue cloth binding, bumping spine  VG

45

With illustrations, a record of explorers, surveyors, pastoralists and people searching for land and their experiences, including Mantell's diary of the journey South in 1851-52

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The Pioneers Explore Otago

 

Beattie, Herries

ODT & Witness

1947

160

8vo

PB  Signature TP VG

32

With illustrations, a record of explorers, surveyors, pastoralists and people searching for land and their experiences, including Mantell's diary of the journey South in 1851-52

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Pioneer Recollections Fourth Series

mainly of the Gore District

Beattie, Herries (comp)

Gore Publishing Co

1956

60

8vo

P-B Stapled spine  VG

38

Reprinted from articles in 'The Mataura Ensign', includes personal memories, area history and events

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Records of the Gore and Surrounding Districts' Early Settlers' Association Vol IV Feb 1953

 

Beattie, Herries (ed)

Gore and Districts' Early Settlers' Association

1953

111p (1p)

8vo

P-B VG

45

With portraits, memories of early Eastern Southland, including early Tuturau, early days at Gore and surrounds, Waimea Plains Stations

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Gore and Surrounding Districts

 

Beattie, J Herries

Gore Pub

1962

131

8vo

P-B Slight wear spine Rust staples VG

32

Centennial history of Gore 1862-1962, Southland, as well as the surrounding townships, from Mataura to Pukerau, with illustrations

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More About the Southern Runs

 

Beattie, J Herries

Gore Publishers

1982

91

Small 8vo

P-B  Near Fine

30

The final seven chapters of the author's monumental work on the early pastoral settlement of Southern New Zealand, with illustrations

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Early Runholding in Otago

 

Beattie, J Herries

ODT

1947

158

8vo

Green cloth binding, gilt titles, rules  FEP clipped  VG -  Near Fine

45

In 3 parts, encompassing the people and animals of the runs, particular runs eg Puketoi, and some history, with illustrations

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The History of the Dunedin Bowling Centre 1907-2007

 

Bell, Isobel (et al compilers)

Bowls Dunedin

2007

153

4to

P-B Fine

30

With illustrations, a celebration of organised bowling in Dunedin and Otago

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Around the Southern Coast

 

Belmer, Roy

TPS

1973

132

8vo

D-J Near Fine

28

Series of articles about a trip from Dunedin, and around the coast to Southland; from the Southland Times

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13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

From MT to NSTH

 

Bennetts, Marj

Author Pub

2003

72

8vo

P-B Near Fine

28

Inscribed by the author, the history of a Northern Southland institution, Northern Southland Transport Holdings

3.500000

13.000000

26.000000

28.000000

30.000000

Celebrating a Century 1865-1965

Cromwell District High School and Consolidated Schools of Lowburn and Kawarau Gorge

Betts, FM

CDHS Centennial Celebrations Cttee

1965

32

8vo

P-B Creases covers VG

25

With illustrations and lists, a history of education in this Central Otago area, with reminiscences

3.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Viaducts against the Sky

the story of Port Craig

Bird, Warren

Craigs

1998

184

4to

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

45

With maps and illustrations, a detailed history of this once-isolated area arounfd the coast from Invercargill, centre of the milling of one of New Zealand's last significant coastal native forests

5.000000

18.000000

32.000000

36.000000

37.000000

On the Slopes of Signal Hill

aspects of Opoho's History

Blair, Ernie W ; Kerse, Elizabeth

Otago Heritage Books

1988

60

8vo

P-B  Near Fine

25

With illustrations, the history of this Dunedin suburb, as seen through its streets and buildings

5.000000

14.000000

26.000000

29.000000

29.000000

The Building Materials of Otago and South Island generally

 

Blair, WN

J Wilkie and Co

1879

vii (i-iv Introduction) 244p (5 folding tables)

8vo

Purple cloth binding Respined, original spine cloth laid down Inscription front paste-down (Minister of Lands 1874) Signature of owner paste-down, small label FEP (WS Roberts) Gd - VG

125

With tables, in four sections, stones (bricks, concrete, roofing slates), limes (cements and their aggregates), timbers, metals, valuable in detailing all the knowledge then currently available

5.500000

16.000000

32.000000

36.000000

40.000000

History of Drummond and Gladfield

One hundred years more or less

Blanch, Albert G (comp)

Drummond Historical Cttee

1977

(5p) 180p

8vo

P-B VG - Near Fine

42

With illustrations and lists, a history of this North-West Southland area, with many memory pieces

5.000000

13.000000

26.000000

28.000000

30.000000

Sea Links  a brief history of the Oamaru Harbour Board 1874-1978

 

Bloxham, Stephen L

Oamaru Harbour Board

1978

24 leaves

8vo

P-B VG

20

With illustrations, a record of the part the Oamaru Harbour Board has played in the life and development of Oamaru and its district

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

Old Buildings of the Lakes District

 

Borrell, Marion ; Bascand, Audrey

David Johnston

1972

52

Oblong 8vo

P-B Gift sticker inside front cover, with signature  VG

15

Illustrated by Audrey Bascand, a study of the history of this Central Otago area through its historic buildings

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Port Chalmers  Gateway to Otago

 

Bowman, HO

OCHP

1948

(6p) 222 (1p)

8vo

D-J (slight chips base spine) Thin strip browning EPs  Owner's small plate front paste-down VG

48

Port Chalmers began as 'Koputai', then developed into a major port on the South Island coast, with map and illustrations

5.000000

13.000000

26.000000

28.000000

30.000000

Port Chalmers  Gateway to Otago

 

Bowman, HO

Capper Press

1978

(folding map frontis) 222p (2p)

8vo

D-J (fading spine)  VG - Near Fine

28

Port Chalmers began as 'Koputai', then developed into a major port on the South Island coast, with maps and illustrations

5.500000

15.000000

30.000000

32.000000

34.000000

Ohai-Nightcaps District 1880-1980 Centennial Supplement

 

Boyle, Vince

Nightcaps and District Cent Cttee

1980

186p (1p)

4to

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

45

With illustrations, an up-date and addition to the first district history 'Pasture, Coal and Settlement', Western Southland

5.500000

16.000000

32.000000

34.000000

36.000000

Southland Education Board

1878-1989  a History

Boyle, Vince

Southland Education Board

1991

(frontis) 252p

8vo

P-B Slight inscription HTP Slight disturbance in lamination top back cover VG - Near Fine

24

With illustrations and lists, a detailed history of the Education Board, and education itself, in Southland

5.000000

18.000000

32.000000

36.000000

37.000000

A History of Education in the Nightcaps District

 

Boyle, Vince G

TAS Cent Cttee

1986

160

8vo

P-B Staples spine  Near Fine

25

With illustrations, a detailed record of education in this North Western Southland area

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

East Gore School  Golden Jubilee 1886-1936

 

Boyne, James McCulloch (ed)

East Gore Jubilee Cttee

1936

25p (1p)

4to

P-B  Repairs on two pages VG

45

With illustrations, short biographies and memoirs, the first 50 years of this Gore school, scarce

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Building an Ark  the story of En Hakkore

 

Bradfield, Margaret

Author Pub

2008

176

8vo

P-B Near Fine

25

With illustrations, the development of a restoration centre in the centre of Central Otago, transforming buildings and lives

5.000000

11.000000

22.000000

24.000000

26.000000

Hallensteins the first century 1873-1973

 

Brasch, Charles ; Nicolson, CR

Hallenstein Bros

1973

42

8vo

P-B VG

15

With illustrations, the first 100 years of this long-lasting New Zealand clothing firm and manufacturer

5.000000

12.000000

24.000000

26.000000

28.000000

Under the Eye of the Saddle Hill Taniwha

 

Bray, Sharron (et al)

Nga Tutukitanga o Taieri

1998

59p (1p)

4to

P-B VG - Near Fine

45

With maps and illustrations, Maori place names as legends applied to areas right around Dunedin, from Taieri Mouth in the south to Maungatua in the west

5.000000

13.000000

26.000000

28.000000

30.000000

Black Hole Odyssey  A Tale of Restoration in the Deep South

 

Breen, John

Author Pub

1999

(frontis) (6p) 22p (1p) (14p illustrations, 1p maps)

4to

Spiral bound, laminated card covers  Fine

60

The illustrated rehabilitation and restoration of the Port Craig viaducts in Western Southland (Francis, Edwin, Percy and Sandhill), incorporated into the 'Hump Track', saving these early NZ engineering feats from destruction

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Sites of Gender  women, men & modernity in Southern Dunedin 1890-1939

 

Brookes, Barbara (et al, eds)

Auckland University Press

2003

xiii 434p

8vo

P-B Near Fine

35

With illustrations, the study of gender in a specific place in New Zealand, the suburbs of South Dunedin, over the period from female suffrage in New Zealand through to the wholesale changes brought about by  WW2

6.000000

21.000000

42.000000

44.000000

46.000000

And Captain of their Souls

Cargill & the Otago colonists

Brooking, Tom

Otago Heritage Books

1984

167

4to

D-J Fine

35

With illustrations, the background of the foundation of Dunedin and Otago with European immigrants, and a biography of the city's first leader and of early Dunedin

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

34.000000

34.000000

To Fame Undying  The Otago Early Settlers Association 1898-2008

 

Brosnahan, Sean G

Otago Settlers Association

2008

128

4to

P-B Fine

25

With illustrations, the history of this association, its ups and downs, and its developing role in holding the treasures of Otago

5.000000

17.000000

31.000000

35.000000

35.000000

To Fame Undying  The Otago Early Settlers Association 1898-1998

 

Brosnahan, Sean G

Otago Settlers Association

1998

104

4to

P-B Near Fine

20

With illustrations, the history of this association, its ups and downs, and its developing role in holding the treasures of Otago

5.500000

14.000000

28.000000

30.000000

32.000000

Presbyterian Church of New Zealand   Stirling Parish  Centennial Souvenir History 1854-1954

 

Brown, George Ernest

Centennial Cttee Stirling Parish

1954

28

8vo

P-B  Signature front cover  VG

40

A scarce Otago Presbyterian Church - Local history from the Clutha area, with illustrations and lists

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

In the Lee of the Hokonuis 1858-1963

 

Brown, LC (ed) ; Barry, LS

Craigs

1966

389

8vo

Green cloth binding Near Fine

35

With illustrations, the history of this area inland from Invercargill, including family biographies and local industries, including flax

5.500000

16.000000

31.000000

35.000000

35.000000

Our Ain Folk  Pioneers of the Waikawa Valley

 

Buckingham, Ella (et al)

Crosbie Historical Cttee

1977

144

Small 4to

D-J Near Fine - Fine

40

The story of the Crosbie family, from Scotland to Southland, with illustrations and genealogical table tipped in at end

5.000000

16.000000

31.000000

35.000000

35.000000

Te Tipua Revisited  Te Tipua School centenary 1907-2007

 

Buckingham, Janette (ed)

Te Tipua School Cent Cttee

2007

56

8vo

P-B Fine

40

With illustrations, the history of this Southland school, with useful teacher and pupil roll

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Te Tipua  A History of the Te Tipua School and District

 

Buckingham, Janette (et al)

Te Tipua School's 75th Jubilee Cttee

1982

96

8vo

P-B VG

30

With map and illustrations, a history of this Southland district, its school and the human endeavours involved in settling the area, with short biographies

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

The Catlins

 

Buckingham, Rhys ; Hall-Jones, John

New Zealand Forest Service

1985

88

8vo

P-B Signature TP  VG - Near Fine

20

An illustrated guide to this coastal area south of Dunedin, covering human and natural history, and including the rising push for tourism

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

Te Anau Anchorage

 

Burrows, Lawson

John McIndoe

1974

149

8vo

D-J (light fading spine)  Near Fine

28

With illustrations, the background to the early tourist developments on Lake Te Anau in Fiordland, a nice copy

5.500000

16.000000

32.000000

34.000000

36.000000

Bull Creek  a collection of memories 1860-2000

 

Butler, Coral (comp)

Author Pub

1999

143

4to

Ring-bound with plastic cover  Near Fine

38

With illustrations, a history of this area south of Dunedin and its property owners

6.000000

16.000000

32.000000

34.000000

36.000000

Opium and Gold  A history of the Chinese Goldminers in New Zealand

 

Butler, Peter

Alister Taylor

1977

119p (1p)

4to

P-B VG - Near Fine

40

With illustrations, the first extended study of the arrival of Chinese goldseekers into New Zealand, their treatment and the politics of anti-Chinese feeling

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

37.000000

41.000000

Trial by Fire Trial by Water

History of Otautau

Bye, Ken

Centennial Book Cttee, Otautau Community Council

1988

(frontis) 183p (1p)

4to

D-J Fine

98

With maps and illustrations, a detailed history of this area in Western Southland, especially the fires and floods which have struck

5.000000

17.000000

31.000000

35.000000

35.000000

Hydrotown  the social history of an industrial boom settlement

 

Campbell, WJ

University of Otago

1957

122p (7p)

8vo

P-B VG

45

With maps, illustrations and tables, a study of the growth and social development of this town built for the purposes of the Roxburgh dam construction, scarce

5.500000

14.000000

28.000000

30.000000

32.000000

Beneath The Takitimus  a hundred years on Redcliff Station

 

Carey, Peta

Bridget Speight

2018

209p (14p)

4to

Soft card covers with flaps Near Fine

60

With illustrations, a detailed history of this farming station, the four generations of Speight family descendants, and their land in Western Southland, on the border of Fiordland National Park

5.500000

23.000000

46.000000

50.000000

54.000000

A Theatre in the House  The Carey's Globe

 

Carey, Rosalie

Uiversity of Otago Press

1999

168

8vo

P-B Near Fine

20

With illustrations, the development of the 'Globe Theatre' in Dunedin, and the development of professional theatre

5.000000

12.000000

24.000000

26.000000

28.000000

St Paul's Presbyterian Church Invercargill Jubilee Souvenir 1876-1926

 

Carswell, JT (comp)

St Paul's Presbyterian Church

1926

48

8vo

P-B Signature front cover, TP Gd - VG

20

With illustrations, the first 50 years of this Invercargill Manse, scarce

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

The Junction  a brief history of the Thornbury District  1883-1983

 

Cavanagh, Sharyn

Thornbury School Centenary Cttee

1983

44

8vo

P-B Signature TP, FE  VG

30

With illustrations, the first hundred years of this Southland district, its school and its people

3.000000

10.000000

19.000000

22.000000

24.000000

Glenaray  a history of Southland's largest pastoral Run

 

Chandler, Peter (comp)

Craig Printing Co, W Pinckney Ltd

1984

(frontis) 220p (map in rear pocket)

4to

D-J Paper over boards  Near Fine

125

With maps, illustrations and lists, a detailed account of the development of this farm, its owners and its workers, north of Waikaia, in Northern Southland, a nice copy

5.000000

14.000000

29.000000

32.000000

35.000000

Land of the Mountain and the Flood

a contribution to the history of Runs and Runholders of the Wakatipu District

Chandler, Peter ; Hargreaves, Ray & Cleone (eds)

Queenstown and District Historical Society

1996

120

8vo

P-B Fore-corner crease front cover VG

30

With illustrations, a history of the runs and runholders in the Queenstown-Southern Lakes area

5.500000

12.000000

24.000000

26.000000

28.000000

Head of Lake Wakatipu Schools Centennial 1884-1984

 

Chandler, Peter M (et al)

Central Otago News Ltd

1994 3rd edition

56

8vo

P-B  VG - Near Fine

25

With illustrations, the hundred years of Kinloch, Rees Valley, Glenorchy schools, and the Kinloch, Paradise, Dart Valley and Routeburn Households

4.000000

12.000000

24.000000

26.000000

28.000000

Let there be Light

a history of Bullendale and the generation of electric power in Central Otago

Chandler, Peter M ; Hall, Ron C

Otago Central Electric Power Board

1986

(frontis map) vi 186p

4to

P-B Near Fine

50

With maps and illustrations, a detailed history of how electricity has been supplied to the people of Central Otago, from the goldminers to the general population

6.000000

20.000000

37.000000

43.000000

47.000000

Perils in South Otago Waters

 

Chapman-Cohen, George

Reed

1937

(frontis) 23p (1p)

Small 8vo

P-B Fading spine  Staples rusted  VG

25

Raupo Reader No 20, a scarce NZ Nautical title, including the sinking of the Surat

4.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

Otakou  Early Days in and About Otago Harbour

 

Chapman-Cohen, Hannah M

Reed

1937

(frontis) 23p (1p)

Small 8vo

P-B Fading spine  VG

25

Raupo Reader No 21, Maori in and around Otago Harbour, then the whalers, scarce

4.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

Clinton  Our Story  A Town and its District

 

Chinn, Barbara (ed)

Clinton Historical Cttee

2009

320

4to

D-J Paper over boards  Fine

95

With maps and illustrations, a detailed history of this South Otago area, with lists and chronology

6.000000

23.000000

51.000000

54.000000

59.000000

Menzies Ferry a history of the district

 

Chisholm, Edna R ; Scobie, RJ

Menzies Ferry Book Cttee

1984

(frontis) 280p

4to

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

130

With illustrations, maps and lists, a scarce Southland local history, a district on the Mataura River, with much biographical detail

5.000000

19.000000

36.000000

41.000000

44.000000

Anecdotes are the Gleaming Toys of Yesterday  Some stories of life in a bush country parish over half a century ago

 

Chisholm, John

Author Pub

ND

40

8vo

P-B Signature top front cover  VG

30

Memories of a Presbyterian Minister of his service in the Catlins, South Otago, scarce

5.000000

5.000000

15.000000

9.000000

17.000000

Karitane by the Sea  whalers, traders and fishermen

 

Church, Ian

Author Pub

2010

232

8vo

P-B Slight signature HTP Near Fine

50

Signed by the author, with map and illustration, a history of this area of North Otago, including its use for whaling

6.000000

18.000000

36.000000

38.000000

40.000000

A Guiding Light  the Port Chalmers Presbyterian Church and its People

 

Church, Ian

The United Church of Port Chalmers Presbyterian Parish

2002

52

8vo

P-B Near Fine

25

Signed by the author, celebrating 150 years since the opening of the Second Church in Otago, October 1852, with illustrations

3.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Port Chalmers School  125 Years

 

Church, Ian

Port Chalmers School 125th Jubilee Cttee

1981

36

8vo

P-B VG

22

With illustrations and lists, the first 125 years of Otago's port school

5.000000

6.000000

17.000000

22.000000

19.000000

Port Chalmers and its People

 

Church, Ian

Otago Heritage Books

1994

(frontis) 212p

4to

D-J Plasticised boards Small owner's stamp FEP  Near Fine

45

With illustrations, a detailed history of this entry port to Otago, where the Otago Block was purchased in 1844, a nice copy

5.000000

20.000000

37.000000

43.000000

47.000000

Port Chalmers and its People

 

Church, Ian

Otago Heritage Books

1994

(frontis) 212p

4to

P-B Fine

35

With illustrations, a detailed history of this entry port to Otago, where the Otago Block was purchased in 1844, a nice copy

5.000000

20.000000

36.000000

41.000000

44.000000

Gaining a Foothold  historical records of Otago's eastern coast 1770-1839

 

Church, Ian (ed)

Friends of the Hocken Collections

2008

xxii 467p

4to

D-J Cloth binding Near Fine

95

With maps and illustrations, records from private, published and government sources from Captain Cook's first arrival to just before the Treaty of Waitangi, an important resource

6.000000

30.000000

67.000000

74.000000

80.000000

On a Peaceful Plain  the history of the school and district of Oreti Plains

 

Clarke, Anne (ed)

Oreti Plains School and District Cent Cttee

1991

120p

8vo

P-B Paper curl Top FE at beginning VG - Near Fine

45

With illustrations, a history of this Southland area, its school and human endeavours, with lists and biographies

4.000000

12.000000

24.000000

26.000000

28.000000

Rimu School Jubilee and District  125 Commemorative Publication

 

Clinton, Linda

2002 Jubilee Cttee

2002

42

8vo

P-B Fine

20

With illustrations, the short history of the years 1977-2002 in the life of this Southland district, with extensive lists

5.000000

6.000000

16.000000

11.000000

18.000000

Rimu School and District 125 Years Jubilee

 

Clinton, Linda (comp)

Rimu School Jubilee Cttee

2002

42

8vo

P-B Fine

15

With illustrations and lists, a history of this Southland school, including a collection of pupil memories

5.000000

5.000000

15.000000

9.000000

17.000000

After Eighty Years  East Taieri Presbyterian Church 1854-1934  Souvenir

 

Collie, John (ed)

Reed, East Taieri Presbyterian Church

1934

42p (2p)

8vo

P-B Signature verso TP VG

30

With illustrations and lists, the first eighty years of the East Taieri church, its events and its people

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Pictures of Southern New Zealand

 

Collins, Roger

John McIndoe

1979

(frontis) 96p (2p)

Oblong 8vo

P-B VG

30

With illustrations in B-W and colour, a very useful introduction to 30 artists who worked and lived in Otagobetween 1773 and the 1890s

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Pictures of Southern New Zealand

 

Collins, Roger

John McIndoe

1979

(frontis) 96p

Oblong 8vo

D-J Slight foxing prelims  VG - Near Fine

45

With illustrations in B-W and colour, a very useful introduction to thirty artists who worked and lived in Otago between 1773 and the 1890s

5.000000

18.000000

32.000000

36.000000

37.000000

Limeworks of the South

 

Collinson, Ossie

Author Pub

2002

72

8vo

P-B Near Fine

30

With illustrations, an A-Z of the limeworks and lime producers in Southland

4.000000

12.000000

24.000000

26.000000

28.000000

The Gibbston Story

 

Cook, Anne

Otago Heritage Books

1985

76

8vo

P-B  Wear base spine  Inscription TP Good

22

With maps and illustrations, a history of this area along the Kawarau River in Central Otago, of gold-mining and farming, written at a time before the wine-growers moved in

5.500000

12.000000

24.000000

26.000000

28.000000

Dusting Off... West Harbour The First 150 Years

 

Cotton, Anne Squires ; White, Val

The Rothesay News Inc

1998

(3p) 147p

Oblong 8vo

Soft card covers Fine

40

Signed by the authors, an historical photo-study of this Dunedin harbour-side suburb, with commentary

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Ready, Aye Ready

The Story of a Romantic Career

Court, Lewis Henry

The Epworth Press

1935

(frontis) 124p

Small 8vo

Red cloth binding, gilt titles, blind-stamped rules  Spine faded  Fore-corners bumped, light wear top, bottom spine  Light browning, foxing FEs Gd - VG

25

The biography of William Ready, a Minister in England then in NZ, where he served in Dunedin, with illustrations

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Down the Years in the Maniototo

 

Cowan, Janet

OCHP

1948

(frontis map) (7p) 163p

8vo

D-J (slight chips, small water stain inside at top ) Cloth binding Signature FEP Strip browning EPs  VG

48

With illustrations, the history of the Maniatoto Plains in Central Otago, including the early runs and goldmining

5.000000

13.000000

26.000000

28.000000

30.000000

Golden Canyon  the story of Skippers Road & the Shotover Valley

 

Craddock, FW

Pegasus Press

1980 3rd edition (1973)

79p (1p)

Small 8vo

P-B Owner's small stamp FEP VG

15

With map and illustrations, a study of the 'Richest River in the World', as it was and as it became in the 20th century

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

Dunedin Churches Past and Present

 

Croot, Charles ; White, Helen Watson (ed)

Otago Settlers Assoc

1999

x 318p

Folio

Soft card covers with flaps Slight fading spine  VG- Near Fine

45

With maps and illustrations, a study of the various churches, and their people, in and around Dunedin, a nice combination of ecclesiastical and social history

6.000000

21.000000

40.000000

46.000000

50.000000

South Clutha Full Circle 1856-1966

 

Cross, Alexa

Author Published

1966

128

8vo

P-B VG

30

With map and illustrations, a history of the people and places in this Southern Presbyterian Parish south of the Clutha River

5.000000

14.000000

28.000000

30.000000

32.000000

An Historical Look Through The Minute Books

Clutha District Council

Cross, WH (Bill)  (comp) ; Melville, George

Clutha District Council

1995

(3p) 551p (96p)

4to

P-B VG - Near Fine

50

An important record of the various Authorities in the Clutha County that were combined to form the Clutha County Council, from north and south of Balclutha, including the Milton Borough Council, with much detail of the events and people involved - an extr

5.000000

22.000000

38.000000

44.000000

46.000000

Sailing into the new Millennium on the Hina Hina Estuary South Otago

 

Cross, WH (Bill) (comp)

Owaka Yacht Club

1999

137

4to

Soft card covers with clipped spine Near Fine

30

With illustrations, a record of this Otago Yacht Club, begun in 1963, its people and racing

5.000000

12.000000

24.000000

26.000000

28.000000

Beyond the Southern Lakes  the explorations of WG Grave

 

Crozier, Anita

Reed

2001 new edition (1950)

200

8vo

P-B Near Fine

35

With illustrations and maps, the editor has compiled the explorations of her father into the Fiordland mountains and forests from the 1890s to the 1900s, a 50th anniversary edition

5.500000

14.000000

28.000000

31.000000

34.000000

Beyond the Southern Lakes

The Explorations of WG Grave

Crozier, Anita (ed)

Reed

1974 reprint edition (1950)

124

8vo

D-J  Paper over boards   Near Fine

38

With illustrations and maps, the editor (Grave's daughter) compiles the story of Grave's explorations into the Fiordland mountains and forests from the 1890s to the 1900s, a nice copy of the reprint edition

5.500000

16.000000

32.000000

34.000000

36.000000

Beyond the Southern Lakes

The Explorations of WG Grave

Crozier, Anita (ed)

Reed

1950

124

8vo

D-J (piece missing top spine, chips, in archival wrapper) Cloth binding VG

45

With illustrations and maps, the author (Grave's daughter) compiles the story of Grave's explorations into the Fiordland mountains and forests from the 1890s to the 1900s

5.500000

14.000000

28.000000

30.000000

32.000000

Icebergs  the Antarctic comes to town

 

Cull, Dave

Longacre Press, Otago Daily Times

2007

87p (1p)

4to

P-B Owner's small stamp HTP Near Fine

15

With illustrations, a record of the icebergs that came north to New Zealand in 2007, including Shrek on the ice

3.000000

11.000000

22.000000

24.000000

26.000000

Big Weather South

 

Cull, Dave

Longacre Press, Otago Daily Times

2009

120

8vo

P-B Owner's small stamp FEP Near Fine

18

With many evocative illustrations, the genesis and effects of weather in Southern New Zealand

4.000000

11.000000

22.000000

24.000000

26.000000

Icebergs  The Antarctic comes to town

 

Cull, Dave ; Stephen Jaquiery

Longacre Press, ODT

2007

87p (1p)

4to

P-B Near Fine

15

With maps and illustrations, a record of the icebergs that came close to Dunedin in 2007, including the celebrity sheep, Shrek

3.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Otago Central Rail Trail  a pictorial journey

 

Cunningham, Gerald

Reed

2007

48

Oblong 8vo

P-B Near Fine

15

An illustrated guide to the Rail Trail, with some history along the way

3.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

From Gold to Glory A short history of the Riversdale-Waikaia Presbyterian Church

 

Cutt, John A

Riversdale-Waikaia Presbyterian Parish Centennial Publication Cttee

1984

99

8vo

P-B Fine

22

With illustrations, a century of Presbyterian services in this Southland parish

5.000000

5.000000

15.000000

9.000000

17.000000

Rainbow Waters

Waianiwa 125 years

Cutt, John A

Craigs

1982

(frontis map) 259p (1p)

4to

D-J (slight rubbing extremities, in archival wrapper) Paper over boards  Near Fine

95

A detailed history of the settlement of this area inland from Invercargill, with illustrations, maps and drawings, scarce

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

34.000000

34.000000

Rainbow Waters

Waianiwa 125 years

Cutt, John A

Craigs

1982

(frontis map) 259p (1p)

4to

D-J (slight rubbing extremities, in archival wrapper) Paper over boards  Ex-lib, stamps beginning, end

30

A detailed history of the settlement of this area inland from Invercargill, with illustrations, maps and drawings, scarce

5.500000

16.000000

30.000000

34.000000

34.000000

History of the Catholic Women's League in Otago and Southland 1949-1989

 

De Courcy, Noeline

WCL Dunedin Diocese

1989

127

8vo

P-B Fading Spine VG

20

Signed by the author, with illustrations, the first forty years of this Catholic Women's group

3.000000

11.000000

22.000000

24.000000

26.000000

A history of the Anglican Church in the Wakatipu 1863-1982

 

De la Mare, AJ

Author Pub

1982

21 leaves

8vo

P-B Near Fine

25

With illustrations, 120 years of the Anglican church around Queenstown, and the 50th year of St Peter's Anglican Church

5.000000

6.000000

17.000000

22.000000

19.000000

Early Queenstown  a brief history

 

De la Mare, Alan

Lakes District Museum

1996

(1p) 36p (1p)

8vo

P-B Owner's stamp covered TP Near Fine

25

With map and illustrations, a useful historical guide to the foundations of this Central Otago town

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

North Invercargill Heritage

 

De la Mare, Alan (comp)

North Invercargill Anglican Parish Cttee

1980

70

8vo

P-B VG

20

With illustrations, a short history of this Invercargill Anglican parish

5.000000

5.000000

15.000000

9.000000

17.000000

Drink or Drought

Liquor Licensing and the Prohibition Movement

De La Mare, Alan J

Craigs Pub

1981

(frontis) 78p

8vo

Soft card covers with flaps  Near Fine

22

A short history of Invercargill's hotels and the Prohibition Movement in Southland, with illustrations and lists of hotels

5.000000

14.000000

26.000000

29.000000

29.000000

McAra Family 1839-1994

The story of our family

de Riyk, Elza ; McAra, Sydney (comp)

Proprint Commercial Printers

1994

158

4to

P-B  Near Fine

55

A nicely-made NZ family history, with many illustrations, from Scotland to Dunedin and beyond

5.000000

18.000000

32.000000

36.000000

37.000000

The Little World of Stewart Island

 

Dempsey, Gertrude

Reed

1964

xiii 142p

8vo

D-J (fading spine, chip fore-corner, in archival wrapper) Paper over boards Strip browning rear end-paper Sign of owner's plate removed FEP VG

35

Signed by the author, with illustrations, experiences and history on Stewart Island

5.000000

14.000000

28.000000

30.000000

32.000000

Isle of the Glowing Skies

 

Dempsey, Gertrude

Reed

1951

64

8vo

D-J (pieces missing, in protective plastic) Cloth binding  VG

25

With illustrations, the author's first book on Stewart Island, what you see and experience if you stay

5.000000

11.000000

22.000000

24.000000

26.000000

The Spell of Stewart Island

 

Dempsey, Gertrude

Reed

1967

208

8vo

D-J (chips, in archival wrapper)  Paper over boards Slight foxing Fes VG

35

The author's two earlier books are drawn together here, with a Stewart Island Calendar to make a portrait of Stewart Island and its people, with illustrations

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Erskines from County Down

 

Dennison, Florence ;  Ryan, Mary ;  Erskine, Cecil

Erskine Family Reunion Cttee

1984

76

8vo

P-B Fading spine Near Fine

35

With illustrations, maps and lists, the history of a New Zealand family, from the UK to developing Southland

5.000000

5.000000

15.000000

9.000000

17.000000

Those Were the Days personal stories from the Catlins

 

Deverson, Carolyn (et al, comps)

Catlins Historical Society

2005 2nd reprint

44p (1p)

8vo

P-B  Signature TP Near Fine

15

A first collection of Catlins memories, including personal and family experiences

5.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

Chaslands  Pioneering days in southern New Zealand

 

Dewar, GE

Reed

1953 Reprint edition (1953)

136

8vo

Paper over boards Light foxing Eps, Fes Inscription FEP VG

35

With illustrations, early settlement in the Catlins, south of Dunedin, including sawmilling, farming and goldmining

5.500000

13.000000

27.000000

30.000000

33.000000

The forgotten Flood or Bovines on the By-Ways

an animal rescue of epic proportions Taieri Plain Otago 1980

Diack, Alan R

Montana Reflections

2005

56

8vo

P-B Near Fine

22

Signed by the author, with illustrations, a description of the development of this widespread flooding event and the rescue of farm and other animals on the Taieri Plain

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

A History of Croydon Siding

 

Dickie, Alex D ; Dickie, Paula (ed)

Author Pub

1985

viii 152p

4to

D-J Near Fine

55

The detailed, illustrated history of this area inland from Gore

6.000000

16.000000

32.000000

34.000000

36.000000

Land of Many Hills

A History of Arthurton, Benio, Pukerau and Otaraia-Kaiwera

Dickie, Paula

Author Pub, Pukerau Historical Cttee

1982

xvi p17-528

4to

D-J (in archival wrapper) VG - Near Fine

70

Signed by the author, the detailed history of Arthurton, Benio, Pukerau and Otaraia-Kaiwera, north of Gore, with illustrations and much family detail

8.000000

23.000000

52.000000

55.000000

60.000000

A History of Croydon Bush

From the Past to the Present

Dickie, Paula

Author Pub

1988

viii 248p

4to

D-J Fine

50

The detailed, illustrated history of this Southland settlement, inland from Gore

5.000000

18.000000

32.000000

36.000000

37.000000

Dunback School Centennial 1877-1977

Waihemo, Stoneburn

Dodd, Ellen (et al)

Dunback School Centennial Cttee

1977

40

8vo

P-B  VG

22

With illustrations, a short history of this North Otago area and its school, with lists

3.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

The Fragrant and Fruitful Years  a century of Presbyterianism in North Taieri

 

Dodds, RT

Author Pub

1966

26

8vo

P-B VG

20

With illustrations and short biographies, the first hundred years (1866-1966) of this Otago Presbyterian parish

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

Memories of the Golden Road

a history of the Presbyterian Church in Central Otago

Don, Alexander

Reed

1936

(folding map) (frontis) xv 464p

8vo

Brown cloth binding, gilt titles  Slightbump top, bottom spine  Presentation plate FEP VG

90

With illustrations, a thorough history of the personalities and events in the development of the Presbyterian Church in Central Otago, with a memoir of the author, including the work with the Chinese on the goldfields

6.000000

21.000000

40.000000

47.000000

51.000000

Scotts Gap

A History of the People and the District  1852-2000

Dorricott, Rae (et al, ed)

Scotts Gap Book Cttee

2002

288

8vo

P-B Near Fine

65

A detailed history of an area inland from Otautau, Western Southland, with many illustrations

5.000000

18.000000

33.000000

37.000000

38.000000

As Others See Us  Historic Dunedin through visitors' eyes

 

Dougherty, Ian

Saddle Hill Press

2009

104

4to

P-B  Near Fine

25

With map and illustrations, a collection of those who spent a shorter or longer time in Dunedin from as early as the 1820s, including writers eg Mark Twain. economists, socialists, musicians, travellers

3.000000

14.000000

26.000000

29.000000

29.000000

Vauxhall Gardens  Dunedin's notorious Victorian pleasure gardens

 

Dougherty, Ian

Saddle Hill Press

2007

72

4to

P-B Fine

25

With map and illustrations, a short history of Henry Farley's early enterprise on the Otago Peninsula, designed to give the early pioneers pleasure on their days off

5.000000

13.000000

22.000000

27.000000

26.000000

The Catlins River Wisp Run 1857-1994

 

Dreaver, Isobel C

Author Pub

1994

180

4to

D-J (slight chips top, bottom spine, in archival wrapper) Plasticised boards VG - Near Fine

90

With maps and illustrations, a history of the area between the Owaka and Catlins Rivers, in South Otago, the farming history and the schools, scarce

5.500000

18.000000

36.000000

38.000000

40.000000

A Haul of Memories Waitaki Boys' High School 125th Anniversary 2008

 

Drew, RS (ed)

Waitaki High School Old Boys' Assoc

2008

xvii 274p

4to

P-B Near Fine

38

With illustrations, 125 years in the life of this Oamaru Boys' High School, filled with personal reminiscences

5.000000

20.000000

40.000000

46.000000

50.000000

Anderson's Bay in the Early Days

 

Duckworth, Henry

Otago Heritage Books

1982

59p (3p Index)

8vo

P-B  Signature TP VG

25

With illustrations, the reprint of this early Dunedin book, with a new Index

4.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

The Ashburn Clinic  The Place and the People

 

Duder, Cameron

The Ashburn Clinic

2007

184

8vo

P-B Near Fine

30

With illustrations, the history of New Zealand's oldest private psychiatric hospital

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

34.000000

34.000000

Sheep may safely graze

the story of Morven Hills Station & the Tarras District

Duff, Geoffrey P

Author Pub

1978

195

8vo

P-B Fading covers Inscription HTP  VG

50

Signed by the author, with maps and illustrations, a scarce Central Otago history, including the Bendigo gold district

6.000000

13.000000

26.000000

28.000000

30.000000

One Hundred Years the centenary of Heriot School

 

Duff, Geoffrey P

Heriot School Cent Cttee

1979

121

8vo

P-B Owner's details HTP VG

30

With illustrations,a history of the schools, and the area, in this South Otago district

4.000000

14.000000

28.000000

30.000000

32.000000

Life at Edievale and 'Gowan Braes'

 

Duff, Herbert A

Author Pub

1994

(1p) 109p (2p)

4to

Laminated soft card covers with taped spine Base front rumpled  Small owner's stamp TP VG - Near Fine

65

With map and illustrations, a history of the farming and district life around this West Otago area

5.000000

15.000000

30.000000

33.000000

36.000000

The Wakatipians or Early Days in New Zealand

 

Duncan, Alfred H

Lakes District Centennial Museum

1964

60

8vo

P-B VG

20

Reprint of early "history" of Southern Lakes District

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Southland Boys' High School Old Boys' Register

 

Dunlop, AR ; Dakin, AE (eds)

Southland Boys' High School Old Boys' Assoc

1958

(frontis) 570p

8vo

Paper over boards Small owner's stamp FEP Slight signature front paste-down VG

25

With illustrations,  a year-to-year compilation of all the SBHS pupils from 1881-1956

5.500000

18.000000

36.000000

38.000000

40.000000

Te Pari Rehu

 The Misty Cliffs

Durry, Stan ; Paterson, Dawn

Long Beach Amenities Soc

1998

155

4to

P-B Owner's small stamp TP Near Fine

60

An illustrated history of the Purakaunui, Long Beach, Osborne  and Hayward's Point area just north of Dunedin, from the coming of the Maori to settlement by Europeans, the institutions and the personalities

5.000000

12.000000

24.000000

26.000000

28.000000

Day Walks of Central Otago & the Queenstown Lakes District

 

Dymock, Peter

Reed

2005

128

8vo

P-B Owner's small stamp HTP Near Fine

15

With maps and illustrations, a useful guide to the many walks available from Quuenstown through to the Maniototo and the Teviot Valley

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

It's Our Valley!  the second collection

 

Eade, Lynley (comp)

L A Irving Ltd

2009

182

8vo

P-B Near Fine

32

With illustrations, thirteen stories from people in the Waitaki Valley, from Omarama to the sea

5.000000

13.000000

26.000000

28.000000

30.000000

The Electric Central

 

Ellis, AEM

The Otago Central Electric Power Board

1972

48

8vo

P-B Signature front cover  VG

20

With illustrations, a short history of the development of electric power supply in Central Otago

3.000000

11.000000

22.000000

24.000000

26.000000

A Tapestry of Tarras local stories told in stitches

 

Emmerson, Jeanette

WDFF Tarras Branch

1997

192

8vo

Soft card covers with flaps Near Fine

30

With illustrations, a lovely idea, a mixture of area history, family and farm biography and tapestries

5.000000

14.000000

26.000000

29.000000

29.000000

Behold the Moon

The European Occupation of the Dunedin District 1770-1848

Entwisle, Peter

Port Daniel Press

1998

(6p) 195p

8vo

P-B Fading spine Near Fine

40

With illustrations and maps, a study of the development of European ownership and power in southern New Zealand, before the first official European settlement in 1848

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

37.000000

40.000000

Flax and the Flax Industry in the South

 

Esler, Lloyd

Author Pub

2012

63

8vo

P-B Near Fine

28

Signed by the author, a history of the development of flax usage, by Maori and European, until it was an industry, declining in the 1970s

4.000000

12.000000

24.000000

26.000000

28.000000

Omaui and the New River Estuary

 

Esler, Lloyd

Author Pub

2013

135

8vo

P-B Near Fine

35

Signed by the author, with many illustrations, a history of this area on the coast south of Invercargill at the mouth of the Oreti River

5.000000

14.000000

26.000000

29.000000

29.000000

St Barnabas Anglican Church Warrington Otago a history 1872-1997

 

Evans, Rosemary S (comp)

St Barnabas Church Anniversary Cttee

1997

31

8vo

P-B Near Fine

20

Signed by the compiler, with illustrations, a short history of the first 125 years of this small North Otago Anglican church

4.000000

11.000000

22.000000

24.000000

26.000000

Relics of the Goldfields  Central Otago

 

Field, Tom ; Olssen, Eric

John McIndoe

1976

96

4to

P-B  VG - Near Fine

28

Documenting the Central Otago goldworkings, with photographs of workings, machinery, buildings and trails in their original situations

5.000000

13.000000

26.000000

28.000000

30.000000

Naseby

 

Field, Tom ; Turner, Brian

John McIndoe

1981

(frontis) 16 leaves

8vo

D-J over card covers  Near Fine

22

With fine, detailed drawings of scenes and buildings around this Central Otago town, introduced by Brian Turner

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Flag Swamp School extrracts from the minutes 1868-1994

 

Foote, Eileen

Author Pub

1994

96

8vo

P-B Near Fine

25

With illustrations, an unusual method of conveying the history of this North Otago school

4.000000

11.000000

22.000000

24.000000

26.000000

Roadway to the Rushes  Waikouaiti and District 1840-1890

Whaling, Agriculture and Gold

Foote, Eileen

Author Pub

2012

viii 270p

4to

P-B Owner's small stamp TP Near Fine

40

With illustrations, the foundation 50 years of this North Otago settlement, from agricultural establishment, to whaling, and the gold-finders supply-base

5.500000

18.000000

36.000000

39.000000

41.000000

The Otago Education Board 1856-1956  a brief history

 

Forsyth, D (ed)

Otago Education Board

1956

109

8vo

P-B Yapp covers, slight chips, marks Title writen on spine VG

15

With illustrations, the first 100 years of organised schooling in Otago

4.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

Wyllie's Crossing School

75th Anniversary 1894-1969

Fox, JF (et al)

Wyllie's Crossing School Jubilee Booklet Cttee

1969

16

8vo

P-B VG

25

With illustrations, the updating of the Jubilee booklet, with lists

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

The Kingston Story 1800-2000

 

Fraser, Alister

Kingston Community Centre

2001 2nd impression (2000)

100

8vo

P-B Near Fine

25

With illustrations, a history of the people and events at the bottom of Lake Wakatipu

4.000000

11.000000

22.000000

24.000000

26.000000

Anderson's Bay Presbyterian Church 1863-1963

 

Frew, David (ed)

Anderson's Bay Presbyterian Church Centennial cttee

1963

27p (1p)

8vo

P-B VG

24

With illustrations, a brief historical record of this Dunedin suburb and its Presbyterian church

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Medical Practice in Otago and Southland in the Early Days

 

Fulton, Robert

Colonial Associates

1982 Facsimile Edition (1922)

(2p) 304p

8vo

Paper over boards  Gilt titles Near Fine

42

With illustrations, a limited edition reprint of this early New Zealand medical history, a nice copy

5.000000

19.000000

35.000000

41.000000

46.000000

Medical Practice in Otago and Southland in the Early Days

 

Fulton, Robert Valpy

Author Pub, ODT

1922

304

8vo

Green cloth binding, gilt titles  Fading spine Bumped top, bottom spine, spot of wear base spine Thin strip of water stain top FE VG

100

With maps and illustrations, a history of medicine and doctors in Southern New Zealand from the 1830s to the 1880s, the personalities and the events, including the early European pioneers

5.000000

17.000000

30.000000

34.000000

35.000000

Houses of Dunedin

an illustrated collection of the city's historic homes

Galer, Lois

Hyndman Publishing

1995

96

4to

D-J Paper over boards  Near Fine

25

With illustrations, 28 selected historic homes of Dunedin and its area, including Larnach Castle, Olveston and Fletcher House

5.000000

17.000000

31.000000

37.000000

40.000000

Houses of Dunedin

an illustrated collection of the city's historic homes

Galer, Lois

Hyndman Publishing

1995

96

4to

Soft card cover with flaps  Near Fine

20

With illustrations, 28 selected historic homes of Dunedin and its area, including Larnach Castle, Olveston and Fletcher House

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

35.000000

35.000000

Houses and Homes

 

Galer, Lois ; Charteris, Robin (ed)

Allied Press

1981

96

4to

P-B VG

20

A selection of 51 Otago homes, with plans and many illustrations

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Bricks and Mortar

 

Galer, Lois ; Charteris, Robin (ed)

Allied Press

1982

72

4to

P-B  VG - Near Fine

20

A selection of 29 Otago buildings of larger size, built with bricks and mortar, with many illustrations

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Further Houses and Homes

 

Galer, Lois ; Charteris, Robin (ed)

Allied Press

1984

72

4to

P-B  VG

20

A selection of 23 Otago buildings, with many illustrations

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

The First Fifty Years

a history of the Dunedin North Intermediate School 1934-1984

Galland, A Boyne

DNI Jubilee Cttee

1984

55p (4p)

8vo

P-B VG

22

With illustrations, lists and anecdotes, a short history of this Dunedin Intermediate School

3.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

The Face of Otago

 

Garnier, BJ

OCHP

1948

(frontis map) (5p) 82p

8vo

D-J (marks) Blue-grey cloth binding, black titles Short inscription FEP  Thin strip browning EPs  VG

35

With maps, figures and illustrations, the Centennial Series general introduction to the Otago area, its physical environment, and a century of land use

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Central

 

Gasteiger, Arno ; Temple, Philip

Viking, Penguin Books

2003

76 leaves

Oblong 8vo

D-J fading)  Paper over boards  VG - Near Fine

30

With illustrations, a sweeping portrayal of Central Otago's natural and man-made features

5.000000

20.000000

41.000000

48.000000

52.000000

Early Days in Dunedin

 

Gilkison, Robert

W&T

1938

(frontis) (8p) (map) 172p

Small 8vo

D-J (small piece mising front, chips, price-clipped, in archival wrapper) Blue cloth binding  VG - Near Fine

35

With map and illustrations, a record of the people and events of early settler Dunedin, especially legal happenings, and including the Octagon fire, from the 1840s to the 1860s

5.500000

13.000000

26.000000

28.000000

30.000000

Methodism in Southland

the story of 116 years of progress

Glen, Frank G

Southland Methodist Church

1956

47

8vo

P-B VG

20

With illustrations, a detailed, short history of the Wesleyan and Methodist Church in Southland, begining with the Rev Watkin in 1840

5.000000

5.000000

15.000000

9.000000

17.000000

The Catholic Parish of Mosgiel 1900-2000

 

Glen, Sister Stephanie (ed)

Author Pub

2000

36

8vo

P-B Near Fine

15

With illustrations, a century of Catholic life on the Taieri Plain, with lists

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

The Last Rivers' Song

Photographs of the Clutha and Kawarau

Godman, Lloyd

John McIndoe

1989

62

Oblong 8vo

Soft card covers  VG

24

With B-W photographs, the author's elegy at the end of these two free-flowing rivers, lost in Lake Dunstan, introduction by Brian Turner

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Robbie  the story of Dunedin's Burns Statue

 

Gordon, Donald

Avon Publishers

2009

72

4to

P-B Owner's small stamp TP Near Fine

25

With maps and illustrations, the background and the consequent history of this prominent statue in Dunedin

3.000000

12.000000

24.000000

26.000000

28.000000

Vision for the Future

a centennial history of St Margaret's College Dunedin 1911-2011

Grant, Susannah

St Margaret's College

2010

iv 266p

4to

P-B Near Fine

30

With illustrations, a hundred years of the people and ever-moving community of this Otago University residential College

5.000000

20.000000

37.000000

43.000000

47.000000

Mountains of Learning   a century of life in Blackmount

 

Grant-Mackie, Susan ; Gow, Tim (eds)

Blackmount School Board of Trustees

2011

(11p) 216p

4to

P-B Fine

80

Signed by the co-editor, with many illustrations, a centennial celebration of this Western Southland district and its people, with many biographies

8.000000

21.000000

40.000000

46.000000

49.000000

The Night Sky  memory, myth and heritage at the card table  The Otago Bridge Club

 

Green, David

Author Pub

2008

xii 168p

4to

Spiral binding, laminated card covers Near Fine

28

With illustrations, both a history of the bridge playing and the notable people who played it in Dunedin

5.500000

16.000000

32.000000

34.000000

36.000000

A Chronicle Look at primarily Milton's Pottery history

 

Griffin, Paul J (comp)

Author Pub

2013 Revised 2nd edition

136p (5p)

4to

Laminated covers, spiral binding Near Fine

65

With illustrations, a compilation of early newspaper articles and contemporary sources about South Otago's Milton Pottery

5.000000

15.000000

30.000000

32.000000

34.000000

In the Land of the Dwindle River

A Waihemo Journal

Griffiths, George

Otago Heritage Books

1982

48

8vo

D-J (short closed tear)  Near Fine

38

Limited, signed edition, an historical and social trip around the Waihemo area north of Dunedin, with maps and illustrations, a nice copy

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Names and Places in Southern New Zealand

 

Griffiths, George

Otago Heritage Books

1990

104

4to

P-B Near Fine

25

With illustrations and maps, a collection of thirty articles originally published in the ODT about place names from Stewart Island to Port Chalmers, especially concerning their origins

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Spurious Maori Placenames of Southern New Zealand

 

Griffiths, George

Otago Heritage Books

2002

232

8vo

P-B Slight creases Small owner's stamp HTP VG - Near Fine

35

Signed by the author, with illustrations, a study of the 'imposed' Maori names on schools, post offices, areas in Otago and Southland

5.000000

11.000000

22.000000

24.000000

26.000000

Books & Pamphlets on Southern NZ

a simplified locality guide 1772 to the 21st century

Griffiths, George (comp)

Otago Heritage Books

2006

242p, 59p (5p)

4to

D-J Paper over boards Gilt titles Fine

70

With illustrations, the compiler's opus vivendi, as indispensible to Southern readers and collectors as Bagnall's 'National Bibliography'

8.000000

24.000000

53.000000

58.000000

62.000000

The Advance Guard Series One, Two, Three

 

Griffiths, George (ed)

ODT

1973-74

206p, 255p, 295p

8vo

D-J (slight chips, fading, in archival wrappers) VG

85

 Selected short biographies of Otago-Southland pioneers and early settlers, with illustrations

8.000000

21.000000

58.000000

66.000000

70.000000

Otago Boys' High and its historic neighbourhood

 

Griffiths, GJ ; Eccles, Alfred; McCoy, EJ

Otago Heritage Books

1983

48

8vo

P-B Fine

22

Both a study of Robert Lawson's architecture and the area of this historic NZ high school for boys, incorporating the earlier works of Alfred Eccles, with illustrations and plans

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

From Coal and Gold  to a land of milk and honey

the story of the Kane family and development of the Hawea district

Gurden, Jackie

Author Pub

2010

(13p) 192p

8vo

P-B VG - Near Fine

45

Signed by the author, pioneer families in Central Otago (Kanes, Barnes, Millers, Maxwells), gold, farming, and honey manufacture

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

37.000000

41.000000

From Coal and Gold  to a land of milk and honey

the story of the Kane family and development of the Hawea district

Gurden, Jackie

Author Pub

2011 2nd edition (2010)

(13p) 192p

8vo

P-B Near Fine

48

Signed by the author, pioneer families in Central Otago (Kanes, Barnes, Millers, Maxwells), gold, farming, and honey manufacture

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

37.000000

41.000000

In the Shadow of the Takitimus  the story of Ohai and the Coalfields

 

Guttery, Walter T

Author Pub

2015

xi 264p

Oblong 8vo

P-B Near Fine

48

With illustrations, a history of this Western Southland district, the development of the town of Ohai, the coal mines and the railway, the changing of coal methods, the decline of the area

5.000000

14.000000

28.000000

32.000000

36.000000

Kamahi

a district history

Halliday, Merv

Author Pub

1990

264

8vo

D-J Paper over boards  Near Fine

85

Signed by the author, with maps and illustrations, a history of an area between Gore and Invercargill, including short biographies of the early settlers

5.000000

17.000000

29.000000

33.000000

33.000000

Fiordland  News, Views & Anecdotes pre-1911

 

Halliday, Merv (comp)

Author Pub

2009

416

4to

Laminated boards  Fine

130

Signed by the compiler, a collection of published articles, principally from the 'Otago Witness' from 1857-1911, covering the history, human and animal, of Fiordland, the Sounds, Lakes Te Anau and Manapouri, with illustrations and map

6.000000

34.000000

58.000000

80.000000

84.000000

Invercargill Pioneers

 

Hall-Jones, FG

Southland Historical Cttee

1946

184

8vo

Green cloth binding, finger marks FE  VG

75

With illustrations, Invercargill from the 1850s to the 1870s, with biographies, lists of Mayors and Government Members

5.000000

16.000000

32.000000

34.000000

36.000000

Historical Southland

 

Hall-Jones, Fred

H&J Smith, Southland Historical Cttee

1945

212

8vo

Purple cloth binding, gilt titles spine  Fading spine Bumping top, bottom spine Owner's stamp FEP VG

55

With map and illustrations, the first general history of Southland, from sea to land settlement

5.000000

14.000000

28.000000

30.000000

32.000000

The South Explored

 

Hall-Jones, John

Reed

1979

viii 165 (1p ads)

Small 4to

D-J (slightly rubbed) VG

50

The exploration of Southland and Fiordland; Maori and European

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

34.000000

34.000000

The South Explored

 An Illustrated History of New Zealand's Deep South

Hall-Jones, John

Reed

1979

viii 165p (1p catalogue)

4to

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

48

With many illustrations, following Maori and European as they open up the deep south of New Zealand

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

34.000000

34.000000

Bluff Harbour

 

Hall-Jones, John

Southland Harbour Board

1976

(frontis) xix 169p

8vo

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

44

With many illustrations, maps and diagrams, the author describes the development and growing inportance of the Port of Bluff in the history of Southland and NZ

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Discover Fiordland

An Illustrated Guide

Hall-Jones, John

Craigs

1997

(frontis) 152p

8vo

P-B  Near Fine

30

With illustrations in colour and B-W, a guide to the roads, walks and places in Fiordland, from the South Coast Track to the Hollyford

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

37.000000

40.000000

Milford Sound

an illustrated history of the Sound, the Track and the Road

Hall-Jones, John

Craig Printing Co

2000

147p (1p)

Oblong 8vo

Laminated boards  Fading spine Near Fine

55

Signed by the author, with illustrations, the detailed story of this New Zealand icon

5.000000

18.000000

36.000000

38.000000

42.000000

Stewart Island Explored

 

Hall-Jones, John

Craig Printing

1994

216

4to

D-J (in archival wrapper) Near Fine

78

Heavily-illustrated, an historical exploration of Stewart Island, including the sawmills, tin mining and whaling

5.000000

20.000000

37.000000

43.000000

47.000000

Early Fiordland

 

Hall-Jones, John

Reed

1968

199

8vo

D-J Paper over boards VG - Near Fine

40

With maps and illustrations, the pre-20th century in Fiordland, the Maori, the explorers, the settlers and other pioneers

5.500000

16.000000

32.000000

35.000000

38.000000

Fiordland Explored

An illustrated History

Hall-Jones, John

Reed

1976

(frontis)  xii 148p

4to

D-J (spine fading, in protective plastic) Near Fine

60

Signed by the author, heavily illustrated in B-W, a record of the early travellers and explorers in Southland and Fiordland

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

34.000000

34.000000

Stewart Island Explored

 

Hall-Jones, John

Craig Printing

1994

216

4to

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

110

Author signed, heavily-illustrated, an historical exploration of Stewart Island, including the sawmills, tin mining and whaling

5.000000

20.000000

36.000000

42.000000

45.000000

Fiordland Place Names

 

Hall-Jones, John

Fiordland National Park Board

1979

86p (folding map at rear)

8vo

P-B Slight fading spine Near Fine

32

A gazeteer of Fiordland, with much background history

3.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Martins Bay

 

Hall-Jones, John

Craig Printing Co

1987

(frontis) 188p

4to

D-J Paper over boards Near Fine

70

With illustrations, an historical treatment of the development and decay of this remote Fiordland area, a nice copy, scarce

5.500000

18.000000

36.000000

38.000000

40.000000

Fiordland Place Names

 

Hall-Jones, John

Real Journeys

2003

88

8vo

P-B Fine

35

The revised and corrected gazeteer of Fiordland, with much background history

3.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Doubtfull Harbour

 

Hall-Jones, John

Craig Printing

1984

60

4to

P-B Owner's small stamp TP VG

35

With maps and illustrations, an historical discussion of this sound in Fiordland, including Captain Cook, then the Spaniards under Captain Malaspina, and the Spanish names given to the New Zealand map

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

Pioneers of Te Anau

 

Hall-Jones, John

Craig Printing Co

1983

104

8vo

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

55

With map and illustrations, the early explorers, surveyors and settlers on the shores of Lake Te Anau, Fiordland, now scarce

5.500000

17.000000

34.000000

36.000000

38.000000

Mr Surveyor Thomson

early days in Otago and Southland

Hall-Jones, John

Reed

1971

146p (1p catalogue)

8vo

D-J (old water stain base rear, in archival wrapper)  VG - Near Fine

40

With maps and illustrations, the explorations and surveyings of the author's great grandfather in Otago and Southland, and his further life in Singapore and the Far East

5.500000

14.000000

28.000000

30.000000

32.000000

Discover the South

 

Hall-Jones, John ; Jacobs, Warren

Prestons Paper Plus, Kowhai Publishing

1991

96

4to

D-J (slight bump top, bottom spine) Paper over boards VG - Near Fine

20

The South of New Zealand, from South Otago to Stewart Island, and including Fiordland, especially the scenery

5.000000

15.000000

30.000000

34.000000

37.000000

Up the Hill  Blackrock, Lee Stream and Hindon  the story of the Taieri Uplands

 

Hamblyn, Michael C

Lee Stream Cttee

2017

xiv 128p

4to

P-B Slight inscription TP Near Fine

40

With illustrations, a history of this area of the Taieri Plains, inland from Dunedin

6.000000

16.000000

32.000000

34.000000

36.000000

Goldminers and their Landscape at Naseby

An Archaeological Survey of Naseby Forest

Hamel, Jill

NZ Forest Sevice, Author Pub

1985

61p (2p)

4to

Soft card covers  Cloth spine strip  Near Fine

40

With illustrations, maps, charts and diagrams, a study of the area around Naseby, Central Otago which was part of the Naseby Goldfield and has been taken over by a growing forest area

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Woolshed Yarns of the Wakatipu

 

Hamilton, Alan

Author Pub

2006

160

4to

P-B VG - Near Fine

35

Signed by the author, memories and stories of the farms around the Wakatipu Basin, shearing sheep and other animals

6.000000

20.000000

40.000000

44.000000

48.000000

Early Churches in and around Dunedin

 

Hamilton, Derek and Judith

Author Pub

2009

104

8vo

P-B Near Fine

28

With illustrations, a visitor's guide to 85 present and past churches in Otago

5.000000

12.000000

24.000000

26.000000

28.000000

History of Northern Southland

 

Hamilton, George Alexander

The Southland Times

1978 3rd reprint (1952)

(frontis) (4p) 183p (folding map)

8vo

Red paper over boards Fading spine  VG

35

With illustrations, a history of this part of Southland, beginning with the Maori and Cook, and developing the pioneering settlement, including the runs and runholders

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

37.000000

41.000000

History of Northern Southland

 

Hamilton, George Alexander

The Southland Times

1971 Reprint (1952)

(frontis) (4p) 183p (folding map)

8vo

D-J (light browning spine, in archival wrapper) Red plasticised boards VG - Near Fine

45

With illustrations, a history of this part of Southland, beginning with the Maori and Cook, and developing the pioneering settlement, including the runs and runholders, reprinted on the occasion of the author's death

5.000000

15.000000

30.000000

33.000000

37.000000

Valley of Gold  Relics of the Manuherikia Valley

Clyde, Alexandra, Fruitlands, Ophir, St Bathans

Hamilton, Judith

Author Pub

1999

76

Oblong 8vo

P-B Near Fine

22

Illustrated by the author, drawings of buildings and sites from the goldmining days in Central Otago

5.000000

13.000000

26.000000

28.000000

30.000000

Rivers of Gold  relics of the Wakatipu and Cardrona Goldfields

 

Hamilton, Judith

Author Pub

2000

72

Oblong 8vo

P-B Near Fine

22

With map, the author's drawings of those buildings, both private and public, left from the goldmining days in this Central Otago area

3.000000

14.000000

26.000000

29.000000

29.000000

Quarantine Island Kamau Taurua (St Martin Island)

A short history

Hancock, Lyndall

St Martin Island Community

2008

xii 218p

8vo

P-B Slight rubbing extremities   Small price label removed from front cover, leaving small disturbance in cover paper VG

35

Signed by the author, with illustrations, the stages of life for this island in Otago Harbour, at first a quarantine station for new immigrants, and more recently an island community for peace and regeneration

5.000000

14.000000

28.000000

32.000000

36.000000

Port Molyneux Caledonian Society Centenary 1864-1964

 

Hansen, LJ

Port Molyneux Caledonian Society

1963

39

8vo

P-B Faded Rubbing spine Gd

20

With illustrations, a scarce record of this South Otago Caledonian Society

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

Women in their Time

(75 years of Otago Women's Club 1914-89)

Harding, Brenda J (comp)

Author pub

1989

(4p) 118 (18p records)

4to

P-B VG

15

Author signed; a record of the service of these Otago women

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Barmaids, Billiards, Nobblers & Rat-pits

pub life in goldrush Dunedin

Hargreaves, Ray

Otago Heritage Books

1992

48p (folding map)

8vo

P-B Near Fine

22

With map and illustrations, a celebration of the 100+ pubs in Dunedin from 1863-65

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Selwyn College's First Century 1893-1993 a history and list of residents

 

Hargreaves, Ray

Centennial Cttee, Selwyn College Board of Governors

1993

197

8vo

D-J Paper over boards Near Fine

30

With illustrations, a short history of this Otago University residential hall, with a full list of residents till 1993

5.000000

13.000000

27.000000

29.000000

31.000000

The Top of the Hill  the story of Mornington

as seen through its streets and buildings

Hargreaves, Ray

Otago Regional Cttee, NZ Historic Places Trust

1983

56

8vo

P-B Near Fine

25

With maps and illustrations, the houses, streets and their early inhabitants of this Dunedin hillside suburb

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

Nineteenth Century Otago and Southland Town Plans ( + Supplement)

 

Hargreaves, RP

University of Otago Press

1968-71

55p (1p), 16p

8vo

P-B Near Fine

20

With maps, a bibliography of the extensive map holding from Otago and Southland

4.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

Eight Daughters, Three Sons

Glenaray, Southland

Harper, Barbara

Reed

1975

xi 130p (1p)

8vo

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

28

Glenaray Station, Southland, 150,000 acres, and still farmed, with many illustrations

5.500000

13.000000

26.000000

28.000000

30.000000

South Ardoyne to Southland

History of John and Isabelle Mathieson and Descendants

Harris, Tony (ed)

John and Isabella Mathieson Book Cttee

1985

(frontis) 122p (6p)

8vo

P-B VG - Near Fine

32

The illustrated history of a Southland family through three generations, from the original home in Ireland to their destination in NZ

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

St Leonards School

125th Jubilee

Harwood, Irene (ed)

St Leonard's School Jubilee Cttee

1993

80

8vo

Soft card covers Fine

25

Signed by the editor, a record of this Dunedin school's 125 years of education, with illustrations

5.000000

5.000000

15.000000

9.000000

18.000000

Crookston-Dunrobin Parish a country parish record

Presbyterian Church of New Zealand

Hay, Rev TM Cameron

Jubilee Cttee

1950

20 leaves

8vo

P-B Short inscription inside front cover  VG

30

With illustrations, a souvenir history of this Otago country Presbyterian parish, with lists, scarce

3.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

The Waters of the Waikawa River

A history of the Quarry Hills and Amalgamated Schools and District

Hayes, Ruth ; Buckingham, Heather

Quarry Hills Schools' Centennial Cttee

1991

263

8vo

D-J Paper over boards Near Fine

95

Signed by the authors, a detailed history of the education and society of the Waikawa River area, in Southland, with many illustrations

5.000000

20.000000

36.000000

42.000000

45.000000

The Green and the Gold  the story of Greater Green Island

 

Healey, Kathleen

Green Island Jaycees

1974

128

8vo

P-B VG

20

With illustrations, a short study of the history of this area south of Dunedin, the people and the events

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

The Green and the Gold  Volume II

The story of Greater Green Island

Healey, Kathleen

Green Island Borough Council

1990

94

8vo

P-B Fine

22

With illustrations, the story of this area of Dunedin from 1970-1989,  taking in the Green Island, Brighton and Saddle Hill communities

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Two Apricots Two Peaches and a Plum  People and Places of the Clutha Valley

 

Healey, Kathleen ; Kerr, Elizabeth

John McIndoe

1980

(2p) 133p

8vo

D-J (fading, chips) Paper over boards Owner's small stamp FEP VG

25

Local people of the Clutha Valley in Otago tell of times past and present, a mixture of reminiscence and history

5.500000

15.000000

30.000000

32.000000

34.000000

Nenthorne

Gold and the Gullible

Hearn, Terry

Otago Heritage Books

1988

68

8vo

P-B Fine

30

With illustrations and maps, the story of Otago's last quartz goldmining rush, 1888-1891 boom to bust

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

The Speculators' Dream

Gold Dredging in Southern New Zealand

Hearn, TJ ; Hargreaves, RP

Allied Press

1985

(frontis) 95p

4to

D-J  Near Fine

40

With many illustrations, a valuable record of the era of gold dredges on Otago and Southland rivers

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

34.000000

34.000000

Centenary of Centre Bush Parish 1882-1982

 

Henderson, John (comp)

Presbyterian Church of New Zealand

1982

36

8vo

P-B Two signatures TP Signatures of three Ministers back cover  VG - Near Fine

28

Signed by the compiler, with illustrations and lists, the first hundred years of this Southland Presbyterian parish

3.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Warner Hats Ltd (WP Warner Ltd) Jubilee Souvenir 1919-1969

 

Henderson, RH

W P Warner Ltd

1969

38

8vo

P-B VG

25

With illustrations, the first fifty years of a Dunedin milliner, from a time when hats were a social necessity

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

Ferguslie to Hawthorne

 

Hendry, Carole

Author Pub

1976

32

8vo

P-B Slight browning spine VG - Near Fine

25

With illustrations, the development of the suburb of North East Valley in Dunedin

4.000000

11.000000

22.000000

24.000000

26.000000

East Otago High School Jubilee Magazine 1991

 

Henry, H ; Familton, AW (eds)

East Otago High School Reunion Cttee

1991

64

4to

P-B VG

25

With illustrations, the year 1991 for this Otago school, and its 125 jubilee celebrations

3.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

THe History of Logan Park

the evolution of a sporting complex

Heslop, John (ed)

Author Pub

2003

96

4to

P-B Near Fine

25

Signed and inscribed by the author, with illustrations, many historical, the background to, and development of, 'Lake Logan-Logan Park' in Dunedin, and the sporting codes that have been associated with it

5.000000

13.000000

22.000000

25.000000

27.000000

Dunedin Savings Bank Retrospect 1864-1948

 

Hilliker, W (comp)

Dunedin Savings Bank

1948

39

8vo

Plasticised boards Owner's small stamp FEP Near Fine

20

With illustrations, the 84th year, compiled to fit in with the Centennial of Otago

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

Pure Gold and Rough Diamonds

 

Hislop, James Ballantyne

Author Pub, W&T

1944

143

8vo

Paper wraps with flaps over card covers  Small tape stain fore-corners  VG

35

With illustrations, tales from this travelling watchmaker and jeweller in Otago and Southland from the turn of the 19th and 20th centuries

3.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Transport South

 

Hobbs, Hubert

Whinstaberry Books

ND

25

8vo

P-B VG

25

Personal memories of the growth of public transport between Dunedin and the Southern Coast, from William and Hobbs horse-drawn coaches through the Peninsula Motor Service to Newtons, with illustrations

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Contributions to the Early History of New Zealand (Settlement of Otago)

 

Hocken, Thomas Morland

Sampson Low, Marston and Company

1898

xiii (1p) 342p

8vo

Blue cloth binding, gilt titles spine  Chips top, bottom spine  Signature HTP VG

45

Inscribed by the author, with maps and illustrations, the foundation history of the south of the South Island

5.500000

18.000000

36.000000

38.000000

40.000000

Old Invercargill

 

Holcroft, Monte (MH)

John McIndoe

1976

(frontis) 128p

4to

D-J Paper over boards Light foxing top FE VG - Near Fine

35

With map and illustrations, the early life of the people and events which shaped New Zealand's southern city

5.500000

16.000000

32.000000

34.000000

36.000000

The Berwick Story

 

Holmes, Gwenda (comp)

Author Pub

2016

352

4t0

P-B Near Fine

65

Signed by the author, with maps and illustrations, a history of this area inland from Dunedin, on the Taieri Plain

6.000000

24.000000

50.000000

55.000000

60.000000

History of Tokarahi Collie Dog Club 1934-1967

 

Hore, AJ

Author Pub

1967

120

8vo

P-B  Slight tea stain on covers VG

30

Author's presentation copy of a book which gives not only the history of this North Otago dog club, but also makes a contribution to the history of farming in the North Otago area

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Hidden Water

 

Houghton, Philip

H&S

1974

152

8vo

D-J (fading spine)  VG - Near Fine

25

With illustrations, a blend of the author's experience and history in this Fiordland wilderness area

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Wyllie's Crossing School

Souvenir of Golden Jubilee 1894-1944

Hughes, M (et al)

Wyllie's Crossing School Jubilee Cttee

1944

(2p) 16p

8vo

Soft card covers, holes punched in spine for spine string  VG

40

With illustrations, the first jubilee of this Taieri Plains school, inland from Dunedin, scarce

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Millers Flat Collie Dog Club Centennial 1908-2008

 

Hume, Robin

MFCDC

2008

62

8vo

Spiral bound, card covers Owners' details top Contents' page Near Fine

25

With ilustrations and lists, a century of dog-trialling in this Central Otago area

4.000000

13.000000

26.000000

28.000000

30.000000

Makarora Sandy

Stories about life at Makarora, the gate-way to the Haast

Humphrey, Alex

ODT

1969

64p

8vo

P-B VG - Near Fine

25

With illustrations, the colourful memories and anecdotes of this area, around the Haast Pass in Southern Westland

5.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

Something in the Hills

Yesterdays in Central Otago

Hunt, Christine

Reed

1979

(3p) 180p

8vo

D-J (fading spine)  Slight foxing FE VG

25

With drawings by Pauline Berry, the voices of 30 old-time men and women from Central Otago 'and that's a hell of a long time ago, when there were flaxbushes and no roads…'

5.500000

17.000000

34.000000

36.000000

38.000000

Otago Boys' High School Rugby Club 125 Years

 

Hunt, Paul ; Montgomery, Merlin

Author Pub

1996

(3p) 151p

8vo

P-B Near Fine

35

With illustrations, lists and plates, a detailed history of this Dunedin high school's rugby prowess

5.000000

14.000000

28.000000

30.000000

32.000000

From Cob Hut to Area School

A study in rural education

Hunt, RT

Combined Ranfurly/Gimmerburn Schools' Cent Cttee

1979

118

8vo

P-B Fine

20

With illustrations and lists, the centennial histories of Eweburn, Ranfurly and Gimmerburn schools, Ranfurly District High School and the Maniatoto Area School, in Central Otago

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Anglicans in the Maniototo 1873-1973

 

Hunt, RT

Author Pub

1973

(1p) 28p

8vo

P-B Signature front cover VG

20

With illustrations and lists, a short history of the Church in this area of Central Otago, including Naseby, Hamiltons, Patearoa, Waipiata, St Bathans, Oturehua, Ranfurly

5.000000

5.000000

15.000000

9.000000

17.000000

Anglicans in the Maniototo 1873-1973

 

Hunt, RT

Maniototo Anglican Church Centennial Cttee

1973

28

8vo

P-B Near Fine

15

With illustrations and lists, a short history of the various country Anglican churches in this part of Central Otago

5.000000

6.000000

17.000000

22.000000

19.000000

Riverton and Beyond  volume 2

 

Husband, John

Author Pub

2004

88

Oblong 8vo

P-B Owner's small stamp TP Near Fine

20

Signed by the artist/author, a second collection of sights around Riverton and its coast

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

Riverton and Beyond

a collection of drawings & stories

Husband, John

Author Pub

2001 3rd impression (1999)

83

Oblong 8vo

P-B Near Fine

20

Signed and inscribed by the author/artist, drawings and stories which reflect the author's love for this place, its environment, its people and its history

5.000000

14.000000

26.000000

29.000000

29.000000

Ready Aye Ready

150 years of Dunedin Fire Brigades 1861-2011

Ingram, John ; Clements, Paul

Dunedin Fire Brigade Restoration Soc

2010

(2p) 205p

4to

P-B  Near Fine

32

With illustrations, a history of the developing organisation and equipment of the various fire brigades within the Dunedin municipality

5.000000

20.000000

37.000000

43.000000

47.000000

The Blue Spur Bubble

 

Jackson, Jean

Author Pub

1984

(1p) 63p

8vo

P-B Slight rubbing spine  VG

28

Signed by the author, with maps, the story of Blue Spur in the goldmining history of Otago, and the politics, both local and abroad

3.000000

11.000000

22.000000

24.000000

26.000000

Otago Peninsula  path to the sea

 

Jaquiery, Stephen

Reed

2007

128

Oblong 8vo

P-B Owner's small stamp TP Near Fine

30

Signed by the author, a pictorial guide to the natural and human environment on the Otago Peninsula, just a few minutes from Dunedin's CBD

5.000000

13.000000

27.000000

29.000000

32.000000

Otago Peninsula  path to the sea

 

Jaquiery, Stephen

Reed

2007

128

Oblong 8vo

P-B Near Fine

25

A pictorial guide to the natural and human environment on the Otago Peninsula, just a few minutes from Dunedin's CBD

5.000000

13.000000

27.000000

29.000000

32.000000

Shadows on the Hill

(The Remarkables Station Queenstown)

Jardine, DG

Reed

1978

x 189 (1p ads)

8vo

D-J  Paper over boards  Near Fine

25

The author's family took over the Kawarau Falls high country stations around Lake Wakatipu in 1922, and has farmed it through all the seasons ever since, with maps and illustrations

5.500000

17.000000

34.000000

36.000000

38.000000

Dunedin  a pictorial history

 

Johnson, David

Canterbury University Press

1993

128

4to

D-J (slight chip) Paper over boards   VG - Near Fine

25

With over 200 illustrations, Dunedin at work and play, its buildings and landmarks, from its earliest European history

5.000000

14.000000

28.000000

30.000000

32.000000

One Hundred Years  a history of education in the Blackstone Hill, Ida Valley and Oturehua districts

 

Johnson, Robert (et al)

The Oturehua Schools Cent Ctee

1995

98

8vo

P-B VG

30

With illustrations and lists, the combined histories of these three Central Otago schools, from 1874 to 1995

4.000000

12.000000

24.000000

26.000000

28.000000

Redan

Valley of Farming and Flaxmilling

Johnston, Barbara (comp)

Redan District Book Cttee

1990

188

8vo

P-B Near Fine

50

With maps, illustrations and lists, a detailed history of this valley in the Wyndham district of Southland, scarce

5.000000

13.000000

26.000000

28.000000

30.000000

Dunedin Teachers College The First Hundred Years

 

Johnston, CM ; Morton, H

Dunedin Teachers College Pub Cttee

1976

xii 227

8vo

D-J VG - Near Fine

20

 

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Dunstan Hospital 125th Anniversary

 

Johnston, Gwen ; McLeod, Shirley (eds)

Dunstan Hospital Jubilee Cttee

1988

72

8vo

P-B Owner's small stamp Page 1 Near Fine

20

With illustrations, a history of this Central Otago district hospital

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

The Southern Motor Industry

the history of the motor industry in invercargill and surrounding districts

Johnstone, Jack

Motor Industry History Cttee

2000

290p (2p)

4to

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

140

With many illustrations, a history of all aspects of the motor trade in the South of the South Island, from service stations to vehicle dealers, a wonderful book, scarce

6.000000

32.000000

74.000000

75.000000

80.000000

During Our Time.....

 

Jones, Charles F (ed)

Oamaru South School Cent Bk Cttee

1977

88

4to

P-B VG

25

Centennial of Oamaru South School, with many illustrations

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Power Development and Environmental Protection of Lakes Manapouri and Te Anau

 

Jones, DH

Electricity Division Ministry of Energy

1980

(3p) 56p

4to

P-B VG

35

With maps and illustrations, the 'Government' point of view in the case revolving around the raising of Lakes Te Anau and Manapouri in the 1970s to supply electricity to the Tiwai Point Aluminium Smelter

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

The New Century Begins  celebrating 125 years of education in Hedgehope

 

Jones, Evelyn (comp)

Hedgehope School Jubilee Cttee

2003

62p (2p)

8vo

P-B Owner's small stamp HTP Near Fine

25

With illustrations and lists, the developments in the Hedgehope School and its community since the centennial celebrations

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

The Schools by the Seaside 125 Years of Port Molyneux School

 

Jones, Ken (comp)

Port Molyneux  School 125th Jubilee Cttee

1990

82

8vo

P-B Near Fine

25

With illustrations and lists, the history of these schools at the mouth of the Clutha River, Port Molyneux, Reomoana, The Nuggets

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

Scouting in Otago  a centennial history 1908-2007

 

Jones, Sinclair

Scouting Otago

2007

(3p) 123p

4to

P-B Near Fine

22

With maps and many historic illustrations, the personalities and happenings of the first century of boys and girl scouts in the South of the South Island

5.000000

17.000000

31.000000

36.000000

38.000000

From Tussocks to Trees

 

Kearns, Marjorie R

Author Pub

1973

51

8vo

P-B Two small tea cup stains front cover VG

22

The illustrated story of Run 51, the Waipori Run, inland from Dunedin, Otago, from 1877 to 1972, from farming to the Waipori Forest

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Landmark

A century and more at Clinton

Kell, Ella (et al)

Clinton School Historical Cttee

1973

(5p) 88p

8vo

P-B Fine

30

With illustrations and lists, a record of the development of Clinton district and its schools in South Otago

5.000000

5.000000

15.000000

9.000000

18.000000

The Knapdale Run  its land and its people

 

Kerse, Elizabeth (ed)

Knapdale Book Cttee

1984

339p (1p)

4to

D-J (chips, fading spine, in archival wrapper) Paper over boards Owner's details HTP VG - Near Fine

75

With maps and illustrations, the story of the initial Run 111 in Southland and the multitude of communities it became

5.000000

15.000000

30.000000

32.000000

34.000000

Our Memories Our Stories  Teviot Valley Central Otago

 

King, Dianne

Teviot Valley 2007 Society Inc

2011

240

4to

P-B Inscription inside front cover VG -Near Fine

50

With illustrations, the results of extensive interviews in the Teviot Valley and beyond bring the past of the area to life, including the gold and the fruit

5.500000

22.000000

44.000000

48.000000

52.000000

Pulse of the Plain  A history of Mosgiel

 

Kirk, WR

Mosgiel Borough Council

1985

xv 408p

8vo

D-J Paper over boards Near Fine

30

With illustrations, a detailed history of the Taieri Plain and Mosgiel

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

37.000000

41.000000

Dunedin Then

 

Knight, Hardwicke

John McIndoe

1974

(3p) 62 leaves

4to

D-J (chips, in archival wrapper) Paper over boards Tape residue EPs VG

25

With illustrations, photographs from the first 50 - 60 years of Dunedin, showing the development of the buildings and the people

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

34.000000

34.000000

Dunedin Then

 

Knight, Hardwicke

John McIndoe

1977

(3p) 62 leaves

4to

P-B Near Fine

20

With illustrations, photographs from the first 50 - 60 years of Dunedin, showing the development of the buildings and the people

5.500000

14.000000

28.000000

30.000000

32.000000

Otago Peninsula  a local history

 

Knight, Hardwicke

Author Pub

1978

125p (1p) (folding map)

4to

P-B Near Fine

145

Signed by author, the first limited edition (*41/200), a detailed, illustrated history of the Peninsula on the Otago Harbour, covering its various periods, farming, recreation, community development

4.000000

12.000000

24.000000

26.000000

28.000000

Dunedin Early Photographs  Second Series

 

Knight, Hardwicke

Author Pub

1985

(1p)  20p 20 plates

Oblong 8vo

Spiral Bound soft card covers Near Fine

50

A selection of 20 plates capture the early architecture and life of early settlement Dunedin, from photographs by such as the Burton Brothers, William Meluish, John Tensfield, with one of the earliest photos of Dunedin

5.000000

18.000000

33.000000

41.000000

46.000000

Otago Cavalcade  Seven vols 1901-1935

 

Knight, Hardwicke

Allied Press

1983-5

viii 131p vii 100p viii 127p viii 128p vii 127p (1p ads) vii 148p (2p ads) 141p (2p ads)

8vo

P-B VG - Near Fine

75

A comprehensive photographic coverage of Dunedin and Otago over the first 35 years of the 20th century, from the pages of the 'Otago Witness' and local photographers

8.000000

26.000000

54.000000

58.000000

62.000000

Church Building in Otago

 

Knight, Hardwicke

Author Pub

1993

345

8vo

Soft card covers with flaps Near Fine

50

Inscribed by author, limited, numbered edition, in which the author considers the building styles and materials of early Otago, considers the architects (including RA Lawson), and looks at each church in Otago

5.000000

18.000000

36.000000

38.000000

40.000000

Otago Peninsula  A Local History

 

Knight, Hardwicke

Author Pub

1979 2nd edition (1978)

158p (1p)

4to

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

150

A detailed, illustrated history of the Peninsula on the Otago Harbour, covering its various periods, farming, recreation, community development, including cemetery records and additional material to the first edition

5.000000

23.000000

43.000000

48.000000

51.000000

Princes Street by Gaslight

 

Knight, Hardwicke

John McIndoe

1976

48

4to

P-B VG

20

With reproductions, the work of Daniel Louis Mundy in recording the sights and personalities of pioneering Dunedin, 1863-64

5.000000

14.000000

26.000000

29.000000

29.000000

Broad Bay School Centennial History 1877-1977

 

Knight, Hardwicke

Broad Bay School Cent Cttee

1977

20

8vo

P-B Fine

25

Author signed, a short history of this Otago Peninsula school, with illustrations and lists

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Matanaka  Otago's First Farm

 

Knight, Hardwicke ; Coutts, Peter

John McIndoe

1975

56

8vo

P-B VG

25

An architectural and historical study of a farm at Waikouaiti, north of Dunedin, site of the first farm in Otago set up by John Jones as adjunct to the Whaling Station

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

A Goldtown School  the story of Macetown School

 

Knudson, DA

NZEI

1975

32

8vo

P-B Signature inside front cover Rubbing spine VG

15

P-B Signature inside front cover Rubbing spine VG

4.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

The Story of Wakatipu

 

Knudson, Danny

W&T

1968

(frontis) 160p

Small 8vo

D-J VG - Near Fine

25

Signed by the author, a guide to the Wakatipu area, with many illustrations

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Edith Cavell  a bridge and bravery

 

Knudson, Danny

Queenstown and District Historical Society

2012

64

8vo

P-B  Near Fine

25

With illustrations, tying together a bridge in the Queenstown area and its namesake, a martyr from WW1

3.000000

10.000000

22.000000

24.000000

26.000000

Heritage Alive  Queenstown and District Historical Survey 1965-2015

 

Knudson, Danny

Queenstown and District Historical Society

2015

149

8vo

P-B Near Fine

25

With illustrations, the first fifty years of this New Zealand historical society, and the successes and failures they have had in ensuring especially the built history of the past should remain

5.000000

13.000000

26.000000

28.000000

30.000000

Six of the Best: the story of George Street Normal and five associated schools

 

Knudson, Danny

George St Normal School 125th Reunion Cttee

2005

vii 180p

4to

P-B Near Fine

28

With illustrations and lists, the 125 years of this consolidation of schools on one site, from five other schools, beginning with North Dunedin School in the 1870s

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

34.000000

34.000000

The Road to Skippers

 

Knudson, Danny A

Reed

1974

30

4to

P-B  VG

22

With illustrations, a guide to the Skippers Canyon, and the history of the goldmining along the Shotover

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

The Road to Skippers

 

Knudson, Danny A

Reed

1980 reprint edition (1971)

14 leaves

4to

P-B Owner's stamp first page  VG

20

With illustrations, both a tourist and historical treatment of this Central Otago area

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Wakari School 1858-2008

 

Knudson, Julie and Danny

Wakari School 150th Reunion Cttee

2008 2nd edition (2008)

viii 268p

4to

P-B Fore-corner crease back cover Near Fine

35

Signed by the authors, with illustrations, a history of one of Dunedin's oldest primary schools, with reminiscences

5.000000

15.000000

30.000000

32.000000

34.000000

Wakari School 1858-2008

 

Knudson, Julie and Danny

Wakari School 150th Reunion  Cttee

2008

viii 268p

4to

P-B  Rubbing around extremities   Tea stain FE   VG

28

With illustrations, the growth and development of this Dunedin school and its district

5.000000

18.000000

33.000000

38.000000

41.000000

Rising fron the Golden Glow  Dunedin's legacy of 19th century enterprise

 

Kynaston, Allan

Southern Heritage Trust

2012

40

4to

P-B Near Fine

25

With maps, plans and illustrations, a very useful guide to the commercial developments and sites of the 19th century, many still in existence

5.000000

12.000000

24.000000

26.000000

28.000000

Tokanui  Slope Point  Haldane Centennial 1886-1986

 

Lamont, Margaret

Tokanui School Centennial Cttee

1986

271p (1p)

8vo

D-J (slight rubbing of green colour) Paper over boards VG - Near Fine

80

With illustrations and lists, a history of this Catlins area, scarce

5.500000

18.000000

36.000000

38.000000

40.000000

Backyard Beauties  classic cars of Otago & Southland

 

Lamont, Sarah ; Gourley, Nicole

The Southland Times

2010

97p (1p)

Oblong 8vo

P-B Near Fine

25

With illustrations, from a lovely 1927 Stutz Blackhawk Double Phaeton to a 1993 Jaguar XJS V12 Convertible, 46 wonderful cars owned and loved in the South of the South Island

5.000000

14.000000

28.000000

30.000000

32.000000

Oamaru Amateur Swimming Club 1908-2008 and  a brief history ofOamaru Public Swimming Pools

 

Laney, Helen M

Author Pub

2008

214

4to

P-B Near Fine

35

With map, illustrations and lists, a detailed history of the people and events that made this swimming club develop

5.500000

19.000000

38.000000

40.000000

42.000000

Ring in the Second Century

the story of the first 100 years of Pine Hill Primary School 1872-1972

Larsen, Audrey Elizabeth

The Pine Hill School Centennial Cttee

1972

68

8vo

P-B VG

20

With illustrations and lists, a short history of the School and the Pine Hill area in Dunedin North

5.000000

5.000000

15.000000

9.000000

17.000000

Wesleydale  a modern miracle

 

Lawry, Walter

Mission Press

1993

iv 162p

4to

Stapled P-B with taped spine  Near Fine

30

With illustrations, a collection of memories of the development of this Methodist Easter Camp in Otago

5.500000

15.000000

30.000000

32.000000

34.000000

Archaic and Classic Maori Relationships at Long Beach Otago

 

Leach, Helen ; Hamel, Jill

New Zealand Journal of Archaeology

1981

p109-141

4to

P-B VG - Near Fine

20

With illustrations, an archaeological study of an Otago Maori site which blended archaic with classic artefacts

3.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

The Home Front North Otago 1914-18

 

Leather, Graeme

Island Bridge, North Otago Museum

2014

183

8vo

P-B Near Fine

35

With illustrations, the experiences of those left at home in North Otago fron 1914-18

5.000000

12.000000

24.000000

26.000000

28.000000

Janet Frame's Kingdom by the Sea Oamaru

 

Leaver-Cooper, Sheila

Lincoln University Press, Daphne Brasell Associates

1997

72

Oblong 8vo

P-B Near Fine

22

With illustrations, a guide to the town of Oamaru, as it was in Janet Frame's youth, and as it was in the 1990s

3.000000

11.000000

22.000000

24.000000

26.000000

Otago's Breweries

Past and present

Leckie, Frank G

Otago Heritage Books

1997

164

4to

D-J Paper over boards Fine

40

The detailed history of the many Otago breweries, with illustrations, drawings and maps, including bottle labels, a nice book

5.000000

20.000000

37.000000

42.000000

45.000000

Otago's Breweries

Past and present

Leckie, Frank G

Otago Heritage Books

1997

164

4to

D-J (chips spine) Paper over boards Near Fine

50

Signed, numbered limited edition (250), the detailed history of the many Otago breweries, with illustrations, drawings and maps, including bottle labels, a nice book

5.000000

20.000000

37.000000

42.000000

45.000000

The Heart of a City  The story of Dunedin's Octagon

 

Ledgerwood, Norman

Author Pub

2008

(frontis) xiv 112p

Oblong 8vo

P-B VG - Near Fine

25

With maps and illustrations, a detailed historical and social study of the centre of Dunedin city

5.500000

13.000000

26.000000

28.000000

31.000000

The Oamaru Union Parish History 1993

 

Lee, Jan-Maree (comp)

The Oamaru Mail

1993

72

4to

P-B Near Fine

25

With maps and illustrations, a history of Methodism and the Associated Churches of Christ in the Oamaru area

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Taieri Buildings

 

Lemon, Daphne ; Bascand, Audrey

John McIndoe

1970

60

4to

Soft card covers with flaps   Near Fine

20

Signed and inscribed by the author, thirty-nine illustrated buildings of the Taieri Plain, from churches to houses to barns

4.000000

12.000000

24.000000

26.000000

28.000000

More Taieri Buildings

 

Lemon, Daphne ; Bascand, Audrey

John McIndoe

1972

60 (2p maps)

4to

Soft card covers with flaps  Near Fine

20

Thirty-four more illustrated buildings of the Taieri Plain, from churches to houses to barns

4.000000

12.000000

24.000000

26.000000

28.000000

Southland's Black Friday  The January 1984 Flood

 

Lind, Clive

Craigs

1984

64

Oblong 8vo

P-B Near Fine

22

A study of the Flood, during and after, in photographs

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

The 100 Year Flood - 1978

 

Lind, Clive A

Craig Printing Co

1978

56

Oblong 8vo

P-B VG

25

It rained continuously for three days in October 1978, and the lower Sth Otago, Southland area was flooded, with many illustrations in colour and B-W

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Images of Isla Bank

 

Lindsay, Peter (et al)

Lindsay, Peter (et al)

1998

192

8vo

P-B Near Fine

60

With maps and illustrations, records and memories of this area in Southland, scarce

5.500000

14.000000

28.000000

30.000000

32.000000

Where Land Meets Sea  Photographs of the Pacific Coast of Otago

 

Lister, RG ; Graham, Reg

John McIndoe

1969

(frontis) (66p)

4to

D-J (slight rubbings FEs)  VG - Near Fine

20

With illustrations in B-W, a photographic essay of Otago's east coast, north and south of Dunedin

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Flood Disaster 1978

 

Lloyd, Ken

Author Pub

1978

56

8vo

P-B VG

25

Author signed, the illustrated recounting of the 100 Year Flood that swept through Sth Otago and Southland in October 1978 in a storm that lasted 50 hours, with staggering stock losses, hundreds of kilometres of fences destroyed and thousands of hectares

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Full Circle 100 Years   Owaki to Owaka

 

Lord, Shona A (ed)

Owaka & Districts Cent Cttee

1975

167

8vo

P-B  VG

32

A well-illustrated and detailed record of the years 1875-1975 in the Owaka, Catlins area, South Otago, covering the many schools and the area

5.500000

13.000000

26.000000

28.000000

30.000000

Green Island School Souvenir 73rd Anniversary 1853-1926

 

Love, Andrew M (comp)

Green Island School Cttee

1926

(frontis) 80p

4to

P-B Yapp edges (folding creases, short chips)  VG

45

With illustrations, the early history of this Dunedin school and the 73rd celebrations, with lists, scarce

3.000000

14.000000

26.000000

29.000000

29.000000

Roll of the Graduates of the University of Otago (to May 1988)

 

Macalister, AD ; Taylor, DW (eds)

University of Otago

1989

(2p) 570p

4to

Paper over boards, gilt titles  Near Fine

40

The roll, in alphabetical form, of all the University's graduates since the disestablishment of the University of New Zealand in 1961, when the university could again confer degrees, a monumental work, and a mine for geneologists

8.000000

34.000000

58.000000

80.000000

84.000000

Catholic Parish of Tainui St Brigid's Church 1951-2001

 

MacCormack, Margaret

St Brigid's Church

2001

64

8vo

P-B Near Fine

20

Signed by the author, with illustrations, a history of this Dunedin Catholic church and its people

4.000000

12.000000

24.000000

26.000000

28.000000

Orawia School and District History

 

MacGibbon, Ann

Times Printing Service

1973

(5p) 136p

8vo

P-B Stapled spine VG - Near Fine

30

With illustrations and lists, the school and area history of this Southland district

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

Makarewa, North Makarewa, Lorneville

 

MacIntosh, Joan

Makarewa Jubilee Cttee

1979

239

8vo

D-J (fading spine)  Paper over boards  Extra notes written in  VG

25

With map and illustrations, a regional history of this area inland from Invercargill

5.000000

14.000000

26.000000

29.000000

29.000000

Otara   from waste land to wealth

 

MacIntosh, Joan

Otara Cent Book Cttee

1985

x  246p

4to

D-J (chips top edge, in archival plastic)  Near Fine

105

A special copy, both the author's presentation copy, and a corrected-copy, with the author's inscription and letter, signature, and corrigenda page front paste-down, with maps and illustrations

5.000000

18.000000

32.000000

36.000000

37.000000

Otara  From Waste Land to Wealth

 

MacIntosh, Joan

Otara Centennial Book Cttee

1985

x 246p

4to

D-J Near Fine

70

With map and illustrations, a detailed history of this area of the Catlins, its people and its events

5.000000

18.000000

32.000000

36.000000

37.000000

The Fallen

Honouring the Men from Riversdale, Wendon, Wendonside and Waikaia

Mackay, Don

Author, Riversdale RSA

2007

(2p) 119p

8vo

P-B Near Fine

40

With illustrations, short biographies of those from this Southland area who died in the wars of the 20th century

5.000000

14.000000

26.000000

29.000000

29.000000

The Sparkling Waters of Whakatipua

 

Mackenzie, Florence

Reed

1948 2nd edition (1947)

(frontis) 166p (folding map)

8vo

Paper over boards  Slight signature insde front board  VG - Near Fine

35

With map and illustrations, a local history of the Wakatipu area, the second, corrected edition, with extra material

5.000000

13.000000

26.000000

28.000000

30.000000

The Sparkling Waters of Whakatipua

 

Mackenzie, Florence

Reed

1947

(frontis) 157p (folding map)

8vo

Paper over boards  Small piece missing paper bottom spine  Staple rust showing on spine  Rubbing of paper on cover FEs Inscription HTP  VG

50

Signed by the author, with map and illustrations, a local history of the Wakatipu area, becoming scarce

5.000000

13.000000

26.000000

28.000000

30.000000

Wakatipu Pioneers

 

Mackenzie, Florence

Reed

1951

126

8vo

Paper over boards Piece of spine paper missing top spine VG - Near Fine

55

Signed by the author, short studies of the early pioneers from the stations and farms from around Wakatipu and Te Anau

5.000000

12.000000

24.000000

26.000000

28.000000

Lake Wakatipu  The Queen of the Southern Lakes

 

Mackenzie, Florence (Florrie Hogarth du Grouchy)

Reed

1947

(frontis) 15p

8vo

Soft card covers Signature TP  VG

40

With illustrations, a short history of the Queenstown area and its people, now scarce

5.000000

5.000000

15.000000

9.000000

17.000000

Beyond the Skippers Road

 

Macnicol, Terri

Reed

1965

(frontis) 160p

8vo

D-J (light rubbing extremities, fading spine, in archival wrapper) Award plate verso FEP  Slight browning FEs  VG

25

With map and illustrations, life on the isolated Mount Aurum Station, up the Shotover River

5.000000

14.000000

26.000000

29.000000

29.000000

Echoes from Skippers Canyon

 

Macnicol, Terri

Reed

1967

(frontis) 186p

8vo

D-J (chips top, bottom spine, in archival wrapper) Paper over boards Finger marks FE  VG

35

Signed by the author, the sequel to the earlier 'Beyond the Skippers Road', a development of the history around this isolated area in Central Otago

5.000000

13.000000

26.000000

28.000000

30.000000

Part of a Miracle  profile of a Presbytery Southland 1956-1990

 

Madill, Crawford WR

The Presbytery of Southland

1990

171

8vo

P-B Near Fine

25

Signed by the author, a history of southern Presbyterians, the people, the work, and the events that help shape the work

5.000000

12.000000

24.000000

26.000000

28.000000

Kiwi Characters, Swingle Trees, Other Things

 

Maindonald, Claude E

Hemdan House

1991

xii 276p

8vo

P-B Fine

45

With illustrations, a collection of vignettes and memories of life in New Zealand, especially Otago

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Taming the Tussocks

 

Manson, Norma (ed)

Paerau Runs Cent Cttee

2004

iv 86p

8vo

P-B Fine

30

With illustrations in B-W and colour, a scrapbook history written to mark 100 years of the Paerau Runs and the Styx Valley settlement, incorporating the 1970 booklet

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Hammer & Tap

Shaping Tuapeka County 1876-1976

Marks, Robin

Tuapeka County Council

1977

(frontis) xiv (1p) 601p

8vo

D-J  Paper over boards Near Fine

75

With illustrations, a very detailed account of this Central Otago district, including the years of gold-mining

5.000000

23.000000

50.000000

53.000000

58.000000

Through the Years

History of the Hedgehope Parish

Maslin, RG (Bob)

Author Pub

1975

51p (1p)

8vo

P-B VG

22

With map and illustrations, the history of this Southland parish from 1863-1975

5.000000

5.000000

15.000000

9.000000

17.000000

Outdoor Recreation in Otago Vol 1 A Conservation Plan Vol 2 A Recreation Plan

 

Mason, Bruce

Federated Mountain Clubs of New Zealand

1988-89

79p, 104p

4to

P-B Fine

40

With maps and illustrations, a research study dealing with the high country and upland recreational resources of Otago, east of the main divide, including history of the areas and traditional land use

5.000000

17.000000

30.000000

34.000000

34.000000

A Venture of Faith   the story of St Hilda's Collegiate School 1896-1996

 

Mason, Judy

St Hilda's Board of Trustees

1996

(4p) 221p

8vo

P-B Small owner's stamp Contents page Near Fine

32

Signed by the author, the first hundred years in the life of this Dunedin Girls' School, with biographies

5.000000

14.000000

29.000000

31.000000

34.000000

A Venture of Faith the story of St Hilda's Collegiate School 1896-1996

 

Mason, Judy

St Hilda's Board of Trustees

1996

(3p) 221p

8vo

P-B Near Fine

25

With illustrations, a history of this Dunedin girls' school, through the generations and the principals

5.000000

14.000000

28.000000

30.000000

32.000000

The People of Wharekuri

 

Matheson, Elizabeth

Author Pub

1997

115

8vo

P-B Near Fine

35

With illustrations, an exploration of this area in North Otago and its people