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Title

Sub-title

Author

Publisher

Published

Pages

Size

Condition

Price

Comment

NZ Post

Aus & Pac Post

Nth Am & Japan Post

Europe Post

Rest of World Post

Kiwis Can Fly

 

Agnew, Ivan

Marketforce Ltd

1976

205

8vo

D-J Slight rubbing bottom boards  VG - Near Fine

25

The build-up to, and the aftermath, of John Walker's World Record at Goteborg, the first sub 3.50 mile, with illustrations

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32.000000

36.000000

37.000000

Manawatu Rugby  the first 100 years

 

Akers, Clive

Author Pub

1986

240p (8p)

8vo

P-B  VG

32

With illustrations and lists, 1886-1986 in the history of Manawatu rugby

5.000000

17.000000

33.000000

36.000000

40.000000

2011 Rugby Almanack

 

Akers, Clive ; Miller, Geoff (eds)

Hodder Moa, Hachette

2011

400

8vo

P-B  Near Fine

15

With illustrations, the 2010 rugby year in New Zealand, and with New Zealand yeams overseas, including the All Blacks in the United Kingdom and Ireland

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32.000000

34.000000

2018 Rugby Almanack

 

Akers, Clive ; Miller, Geoff ; Hill, Adrian (eds)

Mower, Upstart Press

2018

496

8vo

P-B Near Fine

15

With illustrations, the 2018 rugby year in New Zealand, including the Lions, and with New Zealand teams overseas, including the All Blacks and the Black Ferns

6.000000

19.000000

38.000000

40.000000

42.000000

2017 Rugby Almanack

 

Akers, Clive ; Miller, Geoff ; Hill, Adrian (eds)

Mower, Upstart Press

2017

448

8vo

P-B Near Fine

15

With illustrations, the 2017 rugby year in New Zealand, and with New Zealand teams overseas, including the All Blacks and the Black Ferns

5.500000

19.000000

38.000000

40.000000

42.000000

Manawatu Rugby 1886-1980

A statistical record of the Manawatu Rugby Union

Akers, Clive A (comp)

Manawatu Rugby Union

1980

116

8vo

P-B VG

24

With many lists, a  very useful record of all the players who represented Manawatu until 1980, including the Manawhenua Rugby Union 1925-1932, with the 1981 updates

5.500000

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The Biker's Bible fun and survival on road-going motorcycles

 

Allardyce, Graham

Phantom House

2002

(1p) 177p

8vo

Soft-card covers with flaps Near Fine

25

With illustrations, a guide to staying safer on motorcycles, including control and roadcraft

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New Zealand Bowlers' Annual 1906-07

 

Alloo, W

ODT

1907

viii 396

8vo

Red cloth binding, gilt titles, decoration  Blind rules Darkening spine Slight wear top, bottom spine, bumped fore-corners  Light foxing prelims VG

45

Scarce. The first, and only, annual collection of what happened in bowls, and the personalities involved, with illustrations and advertising material

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Victoria University of Wellington Rugby Football Club   the story of the Green and Golds 1902-1987

 

Anderson, John

Victoria University of Wellington Rugby Football Club

1987

271

8vo

P-B Slight inscription verso HTP VG - Near Fine

40

Signed by the author, with illustrations and lists, a detailed record of this club and its personalities

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The Otago Rugby Football Union Annual 1956

 

Anon

Otago Daily Times and Witness

1956

414

Small 8vo

P-B Slight staple rust  VG - Near Fine

25

The final Annual, includes the current laws, records, the year's events, and Tourists to and from NZ

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The Waimate 50 An era past

 

Anon

Waimate 50 Motorsport Inc

1993 2nd edition revised and enlarged

50 leaves

4to

P-B Slight rubbing spine Near Fine

65

With illustrations, the first years of this New Zealand motor racing 'circuit', the Waimate 50 covering just over 50 miles, from 1959-1991

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33.000000

Boxing Souvenir Programme  New South Wales v Southland 1959

 

Anon

Southland Boxing Association

1959

16

8vo

Soft card covers  Slight staple rust VG

25

With illustrations, lists, short biographies, includes advertising

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The Otago Rugby Football Union  Annual 1948

 

Anon

ORFU, ODT

1948

337p (3p)

Small 8vo

P-B Paper curl fore-corners  VG

40

Not just a record of Otago rugby in 1947-48, but also results and team-lists of past teams, both provincial and international, as well as a complete list of interprovincial players, a valuable resource

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The Otago Rugby Football Union Annual 1952

 

Anon

Otago Daily Times and Witness

1952

399

Small 8vo

P-B Fore-corners curled VG

25

Includes the current laws, records, the year's events, and Tourists to and from NZ

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The Otago Rugby Football Union Annual 1950

 

Anon

ODT

1950

344

Small 8vo

H-B Lacks p91-2 Slight sig FEP Otherwise Fine

50

Scarce edition, containing rules and by-laws, recent history of union affiliates, and historical details about past international tours in NZ, Otago players in NZ teams etc

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The Otago Rugby Football Union Annual May 1926

 

Anon

Otago Daily Times and Witness

1926

245p (3p)

Small 8vo

P-B Staple rust Slight writing on covers VG

35

Includes the current laws, records, the year's events, and Tourists to and from NZ, including the NZ team in 1924

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New Zealand National Junior Boxing  Championships  1969

 

Anon

Southland Boxing Association

1969

24

8vo

P-B VG

25

A clean copy of this boxing programme, with some biographies, lists

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The Otago Rugby Football Union Annual 1935

 

Anon

Otago Daily Times and Witness

1935

298p (2p)

Small 8vo

P-B  Rust marks spine  Wear on covers Gd

30

Includes the current laws, records, the year's events, and Tourists to and from NZ

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The Otago Rugby Football Union Annual May 1926

 

Anon

Otago Daily Times and Witness

1926

245p (3p)

Small 8vo

Blue cloth binding, fading spine  VG

40

Includes the current laws, records, the year's events, and Tourists to and from NZ, including the NZ team in 1924

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'N.Z. Turf'  and Outside Sport in all Phases

 

Anon

Keay, WJA

1938

24

4to

Paper covers  Near Fine

75

A lovely copy of this scarce edition of 'NZ Turf', highlighting Southland, Riverton, Winton, Bluff, with sporting notes, and illustrations

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The Otago Rugby Football Union Annual May 1924

 

Anon

Otago Daily Times and Witness

1924

230p (2p)

Small 8vo

P-B Chips covers Small hole through first two pages  VG

35

Includes the current laws, records, the year's events, and Tourists to and from NZ, including the SA team in NZ 1921

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The Otago Rugby Football Union Annual May 1914

 

Anon

Otago Daily Times and Witness

1914

220

Small 8vo

P-B Lacks covers Wear spine Gd

30

Includes the current laws, records, the year's events, and Tourists to and from NZ, including the 1913 NZ Team

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The Otago Rugby Football Union Annual May 1907

 

Anon

Otago Daily Times and Witness

1907

180

Small 8vo

P-B Wear to spine  Lacks back cover Signature front cover Gd

30

Includes the current laws, records, the year's events, and Tourists to and from NZ, including the 1905 NZ Team

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Boxing Souvenir Programme  Australia v South Island 17th July 1967

 

Anon

Southland Boxing Association

1967

16

8vo

P-B VG - Near Fine

25

A nice copy of this boxing programme, with short biographies, includes advertising

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100 Not Out a centennial history of the Auckland Cricket Association

 

Anon

Auckland Cricket Assn

1983

216

4to

D-J Paper over boards VG - Near Fine

28

With illustrations, the building and development of cricket in Auckland and its Cricket Association

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40.000000

46.000000

50.000000

New Zealand Junior Boxing  Championships 1977

 

Anon

Southland Boxing Association

1977

40

8vo

P-B VG

25

A clean copy of this boxing programme, with some biographies, lists

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Handbook of the New Zealand Rugby Referees' Association

 

Anon

The New Zealand Rugby Referees' Association

1933

63

Small 8vo

P-B Slight marks back cover, back page Staples rusting  VG

20

The foundation of the NZRRA and the new by-laws and rules of the game as of 1933

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The Otago Rugby Football Union Annual 1933

 

Anon

Otago Daily Times and Witness

1933

288

Small 8vo

Blue cloth binding, slight fading spine  VG - Near Fine

45

Includes the current laws, records, the year's events, and Tourists to and from NZ, including the British Team in NZ in 1930

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The Centenary of Green Island Soccer Club

1896-1966

Anon

Green Island Assn Football Club Cent Cttee

1996

89p (1p)

4to

P-B VG

30

With illustrations and lists, the history of this Dunedin soccer club

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Northern Football Club 1888-1963 75th Anniversary

 

Anon

Northern Football Club 75th Anniversary Cttee

1963

39p (1p)

8vo

P-B VG

22

With illustrations, the early history of this Dunedin football (soccer) club

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Tawa Cricket Club 1947-1997 Jubilee Year

 

Baker, Grant AA

Tawa Cricket Club

1997

(2p) 76p

4to

Decorated boards VG - Near Fine

28

With illustrations and lists, the first fifty years of this Wellington cricket club

5.500000

14.000000

28.000000

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32.000000

Off the Record Hawkes Bay Car Club 1947-1997

 

Baker, Lily (comp)

Hawkes Bay Car Club 50th Jubilee Cttee

2002

360

4to

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

140

With many illustrations, the first 50 years of this New Zealand Sports Car Club, including the 'classic' Ahuriri Road Races, from 1958-1964

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29.000000

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72.000000

The Southern Sliders  Speedway Racing in Dunedin 1930-32

 

Batt, Allan

Speedway Classics

2011

32

4to

P-B Near Fine

25

With illustrations, two years of speedway in Dunedin at the beginning of the Depression, at Forbury Park and Tonga Park

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Bill Bernau and the New Zealand Cricket Tour of England 1927

 

Batty, Mike

Author Pub

2001

iv (errata slip) 297p (1p)

8vo

P-B Slight crease front fore-corner Near Fine

80

Signed by the author, limited edition (51/99), the performance of a New Zealand selection in England in 1927, the first New Zealand team to visit England

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Nelson Motor Cycle Club the first fifty years

 

Baumfield, JM

Author Pub

2010

ix 251p

4to

P-B VG - Near Fine

80

With illustrations, a history of this Club, track, beach and hill racing, and other South Island races involving the Club

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Champions of Speed a celebration of Bruce McLaren Denny Hulme Chris Amon

 

Becht, Richard

Moa Beckett

1993

215

4to

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

28

With illustrations, New Zealand world racing drivers, the champion, the mastermind, the survivor

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The Last Season  the life of Bruce McLaren

 

Beeching, Jeanne

Walter R Haessner

1972

231

8vo

D-J (tape residue inside, price-clipped, in archival wrapper) Cloth binding, rubbing base, top spine, slight tape residue New EPs  Library stamps at beginning VG

35

With illustrations and track maps, the last Can-Am season for Bruce McLaren and his team, a tidy ex-lib copy

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Burt Munro Indian Legend of Speed

 

Begg, George

Begg & Allen

2002

200

4to

P-B Near Fine

40

The first edition of this first study of Burt Munro, who took his modified Indian motorcycle to the Bonneville Flats and created land-speed history, with illustrations

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33.000000

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43.000000

V8 Kiwis  New Zealanders making it big in Touring Cars

 

Bidwell, Peter

Hodder Moa, Hachette Livre

2006

216

4to

D-J Paper over boards Near Fine

38

With illustrations, both racing and non-racing, the V8 championship from a New Zealand point of view, with studies of the New Zealand drivers involved

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55.000000

60.000000

Rugby in Auckland 1883-1967

 

Billington, AJ (et al)

Auckland Rugby Football Union Inc

1968

235p (1p)

4to

P-B VG

20

With illustrations and lists, 85 years of rugby football in Auckland province

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The Last Everyday Hero: The Bert Sutcliffe Story

 

Boock, Richard

Longacre, Random House

2010

279

8vo

Soft card covers with flaps VG -  Near Fine

25

With illustrations, a life of this New Zealand cricketer, with full statistics

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28.000000

One Hundred Years of Dipton Rugby 1880-1980

 

Boyle, Vince G (comp)

Dipton Rugby Football Club

1980

51p (1p)

8vo

P-B Near Fine

25

With illustrations, the first hundred years of this Southland Rugby Club

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13.000000

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History of the Dunedin Civil Service Harrier and Amateur Athletic Club 1903-1953

 

Bradshaw, LT ; Geddes, AR (comps)

DCSHAAC

1953

78

8vo

P-B VG

25

With lists, including New Zealand Honours List, the first fifty years of this Amateur Athletic Club, in year-by-year format

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Halfway  The first 50 years of Centurions rugby

 

Brien, Bill

Centurions RFC

1989

iii (1p) 201p (1p)

8vo

P-B Fine

30

With illustrations and lists, the history of this Wellington rugby club

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14.000000

26.000000

29.000000

29.000000

Otago Netball 1915-2015  The Umpires' Story, The Last Decade 2005-2015

 

Bruss, Margaret

Dunedin Netball

2015

vi 78p

4to

P-B Signature  TP Near Fine

20

With illustrations and lists, the final part for the Centennial of netball in Otago, details of the umpires, and the update on the previous publication covering the first ninety years

5.500000

14.000000

28.000000

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32.000000

Harry Graham  the little dasher

 

Cardwell, Ronald

The Cricket Publishing Co

2017

xxiii 148p

4to

D-J Paper over boards Near Fine

50

With illustrations, an Australian cricketer who also had a life in Dunedin, New Zealand, only to die at Seacliff Mental Hospital

5.500000

16.000000

32.000000

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They Played for New Zealand Vol IV

 

Carman, Arthur H

Sporting Pubs

1981

(1p) 163 (1p)

8vo

P-B VG - Near Fine

20

Detailed record of each Rugby Union All Black from 1884-1981

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The Rugby Almanack of New Zealand 1976

 

Carman, Arthur H (ed)

Sporting Publications

1976

210

Small 8vo

P-B VG

15

With illustrations, a record of rugby in NZ in 1975, including tours from Scotland, Romania and Tonga

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The 1982 Shell Cricket Almanack of New Zealand

 

Carman, Arthur H (ed)

Sporting Pubs

1982

188

8vo

P-B VG

15

A review of the 1981-82 NZ cricket season, the Australian Tour of NZ and the Women's World Cup

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The Cricket Almanack of New Zealand 1961

 

Carman, Arthur H (ed)

Sporting Pubs

1961

148

8vo

P-B Slight stain FE  VG

15

With illustrations, the review of the 1960/61season, including MCC in New Zealand

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The Shell Cricket Almanack of New Zealand 1975

 

Carman, Arthur H (ed)

Sporting Pubs

1975

156

8vo

P-B VG

12

With illustrations, the review of the 1974/5 season, including NZ in World Cup, MCC in NZ

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The 1980 Shell Cricket Almanac of New Zealand

 

Carman, Arthur H (ed)

Sporting Pubs

1980

168

8vo

P-B Light foxing inside cover  Finger marks FE VG

15

Full of the statistics for the season, including the sensational tour of NZ by the World Champion West Indies, the beginning of a Golden Decade for NZ Cricket

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The Shell Cricket Almanack of New Zealand 1976

 

Carman, Arthur H (ed)

Sporting Pubs

1976

194p (2p)

8vo

P-B VG

12

With illustrations, the review of the 1975/6 season, including India in NZ

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The 1979 Shell Cricket Almanack of New Zealand

 

Carman, Arthur H (ed)

Sporting Pubs

1979

170p (1p)

8vo

P-B VG

12

With illustrations, the review of the 1978/9 season, Pakistan Tour and 1979 World Cup

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The Shell Cricket Almanack of New Zealand 1977

 

Carman, Arthur H (ed)

Sporting Pubs

1977

199p (1p)

8vo

P-B VG

15

With illustrations, the year in NZ cricket, including India and Pakistan, and Australian Tours

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The 1978 Shell Cricket Almanack of New Zealand

 

Carman, Arthur H (ed)

Sporting Pubs

1978

217p (3p)

8vo

P-B  VG

15

The 1977-78 record of NZ cricket, with statistics and illustrations, including the England Tour, where NZ won for the first time

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The Shell Cricket Almanack of New Zealand 1981

 

Carman, Arthur H (ed)

Sporting Pubs

1981

206

8vo

P-B VG

15

With illustrations, the year in NZ cricket, including the tour to Australia, with the under-arm bowling 'incident'

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The Rugby Almanack of New Zealand 1962

 

Carman, Arthur H (et al eds)

Sporting Publications

1962

156

Small 8vo

P-B Marks FE  Foxing spots covers VG

15

With illustrations,  includes the 1961 French Tour of New Zealand

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The Rugby Almanack of New Zealand 1954

 

Carman, Arthur H (et al eds)

Sporting Publications

1954

206

Small 8vo

P-B Signature FEP Owner's imprint FEP  VG

15

Includes the results of the All Blacks in Europe and North America, and the local competition

5.500000

11.000000

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The Rugby Almanack of New Zealand 1955

 

Carman, Arthur H (et al eds)

Sporting Publications

1955

191

Small 8vo

P-B Owner's imprint FEP VG

15

Records and reviews, covering all the New Zealand rugby matches of 1954

5.500000

11.000000

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The Cricket Almanack of New Zealand 1949 Special English Tour Issue

 

Carman, Arthur H ; MacDonald, Noel S

Sporting Publications

1949

184p (2p catalogue)

Small 8vo

P-B Light rusting staples  Slight foxing FEs  VG

55

Illustrated, especially with shots of the 1949 NZ Team to England, and with all the scores and teams of the year, with useful biographies

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Saloon Motorsport in New Zealand

 

Chadwick, Tim

Grantham House

2004

64

4to

P-B Fine

28

With illustrations, an interesting record of saloon car and classic car racing in New Zealand, on racing track, up-hill and road racing

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Saloon Car Racing in New Zealand

The classic years

Chadwick, Tim

Grantham House

1999

48

Oblong 8vo

Soft card covers with flaps Near fine

28

With illustrations by the author, the 1960s and 70s in New Zealand racing, when English and American cars dominated the circuits

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Ford a Kiwi Passion

 

Chadwick. Tim

HarperCollins

2008

112

Oblong 8vo

P-B Slight fading spine Near Fine

25

With illustrations, a short history of Ford cars in New Zealand, especially on the race track

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A Tribute to George Begg  the man and his cars

 

Clark, Michael

Atley Clark McFadden

2006

52

4to

P-B Crease front fore-corner  VG - Near Fine

40

With illustrations, the 18 cars that George Begg built in his Drummond garage

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The Colemans  Kiwis on the grass in New Zealand on the road in Europe

 

Coleman, Rod

Author Pub

1998

263

8vo

P-B Light fading Owner's stamp FEP VG

48

Signed by the author, New Zealanders motorcycle racing in New Zealand and overseas, including the Isle of Man TT

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Pinetree Country

Jubilee Year in pictures

Cooke, Ron ; Pilkinton, Ian (comp)

Author Pub

1972

140

4to

P-B VG

28

With illustrations, the record of King Country's 50th jubilee year, including the rugby games

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Once a Southern Man... Always a Southern Man

Southern Rugby Football Club 1884-1984

Cooper, Winston

The Southern Rugby Football Club

1984

208

8vo

P-B Slight browning covers VG

30

With illustrations and plates, a detailed 100 years of this Dunedin rugby club

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Links with a Past  a history of the St Clair Golf Club

 

Cooper, Winston

Centennial Cttee St Clair Golf Club

2005

139

8vo

P-B  Near Fine

28

With illustrations and lists, a history of this Dunedin links course

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Skill and Crossbones  the 125 year history of the Pirates Football Club Dunedin

 

Cooper, Winston ; Fowler, Mark

Full-Back Pubs

2007

x 310p

4to

P-B  Owner's label TP  Near Fine

40

With illustrations and lists, the very detailed history of this Dunedin rugby club

5.000000

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47.000000

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56.000000

England Versus New Zealand

A History of the Tests and Other Matches

Cotter, Gerry

The Crowood Press

1990

(frontis) 304p

4to

D-J (light fading spine)  VG - Near Fine

25

An illustrated history of the test matches between England and New Zealand, from 1864-1989

5.000000

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41.000000

47.000000

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1905 The Triumphant Tour of the NZ Footballers

 

Dixon, George H

David Ling, Auckland Museum

1999

(frontis) 176p  (50p ads) 

4to

D-J Fine

45

A reproduction of this rare record of the 'Original All Blacks', blown up to twice original size, with illustrations and contemporary ads, a lovely copy

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32.000000

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Leith Harrier and Amateur Athletic Club  1925-75

 

Donaldson, C ; Perry, F (comps)

Leith Harrier AAC

1975

72

8vo

P-B Near Fine

25

With illustrations and lists, the first 50 years of this New Zealand amateur athletic club

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Battling On

The 25 year story of the Marist- St pats RFC

Donoghue, Tim ; Kelly, Dan

Marist- St Pats RFC

1995

144

8vo

P-B Fine

25

With illustrations, the short history of this combined Wellington rugby club, formed in 1970 from Marist Bros Old Boys RFC and St Patricks College FC

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Born to be a Fighter

 

Enright, Denny

Author Pub

2013

120

8vo

P-B Near Fine

25

Inscribed by the author, with illustrations, the author's life in boxing in New Zealand and overseas

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28.000000

School Football

A Rugby Handbook for the scholar and player

Fletcher, TA

NZRFU

1934

132

Small 8vo

P-B rusted staples  Rubbing top, bottom spine  Gd - VG

55

With illustrations and drawings, the 1934 edition of this New Zealand guide

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22.000000

Blood Sweat and Cheers 1922-1972

Fifty years of history  Eden RFC

Foster, SW

Eden RFC

1972

96

8vo

P-B VG

25

A record of this Auckland rugby club

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Run for your life

jogging with Arthur Lydiard

Gilmour, Garth

Minerva

1965

126

8vo

D-J Signature FEP  VG - Near Fine

28

A nice copy of this guide to running without strain, and lengthening your life

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

The Rise and All of Nelson Bays Rugby

The first 30 years

Goodman, Craig ; Stout, Stephen

Author Pub

1999

448

8vo

P-B Slight bump back top FE  Near Fine

48

With illustrations, the detailed history of this area and its players, with detailed statistics

5.000000

20.000000

33.000000

37.000000

38.000000

Otago University at Cricket

Its history, records and statistics

Griffiths, George

Otago Heritage Books

1978

80

4to

P-B Near Fine

28

Signed, numbered limited edition; illustrations, statistics and players

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Auckland Car Club

75th anniversary 1932 to 2007

Hadfield, Don (et al)

Auckland Car Club

2007

74

4to

P-B Near Fine

32

With many illustrations, the people and events in the first 75 years of this New Zealand racing car club

3.000000

12.000000

24.000000

26.000000

28.000000

Otago University Rugby Football Club 1886-1969

 

Hay, David

Light Blues Association

1969

110p (p111-2 Notes)

8vo

P-B Owner's small stamp TP  VG

25

Written on the occasion of the Centennial of Otago University, an interim history between the Jubilee history of 1936 and the Centennial history of 1986, with illustrations and AP Gaskell's (AG Pickard) story 'The Big Game', a story of the aftermath of a

5.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

From All Blacks to All Golds  New Zealand's Rugby League Pioneers

 

Haynes, John

Ryan and Haynes

1996

165

4to

D-J Paper over boards Near Fine

35

Limited edition of 1750 copies, with illustrations, the story of the top rugby players in New Zealand who started professional football in Australia and New Zealand and who returned to New Zealand from a tour of Britain with the game of rugby league

5.000000

20.000000

33.000000

37.000000

38.000000

50 Years of Onslow Rugby 1926-1976

 

Heather, Bruce (comp)

Onslow RFC

1976

105

8vo

P-B VG

25

With illustrations, the history of this Wellington rugby club

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Motorcycle Clubs of Marlborough

 

Hebberd, Ron

Prisma Print

2011

(9p) 300p

8vo

P-B VG

95

With illustrations, a history of a New Zealand motorcycle club, its events and its personalities, scarce

5.000000

18.000000

33.000000

39.000000

43.000000

Shield Fever

The Ranfurly Shield History of Otago and Southland

Henderson, George Duncan

Author Pub, Evening Star

1950

56

Oblong 8vo

Soft card covers  Light rubbing spine  VG

55

With illustrations, cartoons and advertisements, a grab-bag 'history' of Ranfurly Shield matches between Otago and Southland

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Harking Back II

 A history of Hunting in New Zealand 1870-1989

Herbert, Theo

Author Pub

1989

v 302p

8vo

D-J  VG

48

An up-dating of the first edition on NZ hunting on horse-back, with many illustrations

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

34.000000

34.000000

The New Zealanders in England 1931

 

Hintz, OS

Dent

1931

(frontis) xi 140p

8vo

Cloth binding Top edge silver VG

30

With illustrations and score cards, the story of the second NZ test cricket series in the UK

5.000000

11.000000

22.000000

24.000000

26.000000

They're Racing!

The Complete Story of New Zealand and Australian Racing

Hutchinson, Garrie (ed)

Viking, Penguin

1999

320

4to

D-J Near Fine

48

An immensely detailed and illustrated history of the world of horse racing in Australia and NZ

5.000000

18.000000

32.000000

36.000000

37.000000

Dunedin Bowling Club Centenary Souvenir  1871-1948

 

Johnston, WEL (et al)

Dunedin Bowling Centre

1948

78

8vo

P-B Strip missing top fore-corner front cover VG

22

With illustrations, the clubs that make up the Dunedin Bowling Centre and their beginnings, with lists

4.000000

12.000000

24.000000

26.000000

28.000000

Bob Jones's 1973 New Zealand Boxing Yearbook

 

Jones, Bob

Robt Jones Holdings

1974

86

8vo

D-J (fading spine) Paper over boards VG

25

Signed and inscribed by the author, a complete record of boxing in New Zealand in 1973, the second of a proposed yearly production

4.000000

13.000000

26.000000

28.000000

30.000000

Bob Jones's 1972 New Zealand Boxing Yearbook

 

Jones, Bob

Robt Jones Holdings

1973

72

8vo

D-J (fading spine) Paper over boards VG

25

Signed and inscribed by the author, a complete record of boxing in New Zealand in 1972, the first of a proposed yearly production

4.000000

13.000000

26.000000

28.000000

30.000000

NZ Boxing Yearbook 1973

 

Jones, Bob

Robt Jones Holdings

1973

86

8vo

D-J  VG - Near Fine

55

Now scarce, a well-illustrated record of boxing in NZ over the year

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

On the Ball!

A century of rugby at Clinton 1886-1986
Sport

Jones, Ken

Clinton RFC

1986

96

8vo

P-B Fine

25

With illustrations, the history of this South Otago rugby club and its players

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

On Track  a history of motor racing at Pukekohe

 

Jones, Rhys

Phantom House Books Ltd

2008

135

8vo

Soft card covers with flaps  Near Fine

25

With illustrations, the events and the drivers/riders who have made history at this New Zealand racing circuit

5.000000

17.000000

31.000000

37.000000

41.000000

New Zealand Motor Sport Yearbook 2010-2011

 

Kavermann, Philip (ed)

PK Motorsport Ltd

2011

130

4to

P-B Short inscription inside front cover  VG - Near Fine

22

The illustrated record of the 2010-2011 motor racing season in New Zealand

3.000000

14.000000

26.000000

29.000000

29.000000

Classics   Great Motorcycles and People

 

Kelly, Shane ; Osborne, Geoff

Kelly & Partners

2014

150p (2p)

Oblong 8vo

Laminated boards Near Fine

40

With illustrations, ten New Zealand motorcycle owners and their wonderful machines

5.500000

20.000000

41.000000

46.000000

50.000000

To Finish First  my years inside Formula One, Can-Am & Indy 500

 

Kerr, Phil

Random House

2007

384

4to

D-J Cloth binding Near Fine

38

With illustrations, the author's years in the Cooper, Brabham and McLaren teams

5.500000

25.000000

53.000000

57.000000

61.000000

Shield Fever  The complete Ranfurly Shield story

 

Knight, Lindsay

Rugby Press

1986 Revised, updated edition (1980)

315

4to

D-J Near Fine

25

Still the premier championship for rugby in NZ, this book captures the thrills and spills as the Shield moved around NZ, with many illustrations in B-W and colour

5.000000

18.000000

32.000000

36.000000

37.000000

From Inauguration to Premiers

A souvenir to the Southern Football Club

Lawry, Alfred Alexander Roberts (comp, ed)

Author Pub

1905

228

Small 8vo

Full-leather binding  Rubbing extremities New end-papers VG

275

Presentation copy, limited edition, with illustrations, the history of the Dunedin rugby clubs combined to make the Southern Football Club, its history from 1899. The first NZ rugby club history

5.000000

13.000000

27.000000

29.000000

31.000000

Chasing the Leather 1901-1976 Wyndham Rugby Football Club

 

Leitch, LB (ed)

Wyndham RFC Jubilee Ctte

1976

40

8vo

P-B VG

25

With illustrations and lists, a brief history of this Southland Rugby Club

4.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

Ngamotu 1893-1993  a centennial history

 

Maetzig, Rob (ed)

Ngamotu Golf Club Cent Cttee

1993

v 74p

4to

P-B Fading spine  VG

30

With illustrations, the detailed history of this New Plymouth golf course, including biographies and lists

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

With the All Blacks in Great Britain France, Canada & Australia 1924-5

 

Masters, Read

Christchurch Press

1928

(4p) 166p (1p)

8vo

P-B  Rubbing extremities  Light foxing FEs VG

150

With illustrations and record tables, the story of this All Black tour of 35 matches, including four tests

5.500000

16.000000

32.000000

34.000000

36.000000

The Roaring Game  a history of curling in New Zealand

 

Mawhinney, Wilson

New Zealand Curling Assn

2002

114

8vo

P-B VG - Near Fine

25

With illustrations, a history of this winter game 1873-2002

4.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

The All Blacks on Trek Again 1949

 

McCarthy, Winston

Sporting Publications

1950

222p (2p)

8vo

P-B Owner's small stamp TP VG - Near Fine

45

With illustrations, the 'complete story' of the South African tour, the series lost 4-0 by the All Blacks

5.000000

13.000000

27.000000

30.000000

33.000000

Something to Crow About  the centennial history of the Southland Rugby Union

 

McConnell, Lynn

Craig Printing

1986

(frontis) 356p

8vo

D-J (crinkles base) Paper over boards  Owner's details verso FEP VG

25

With illustrations, lists and statistics, a hundred years of rugby in New Zealand's South

5.500000

23.000000

46.000000

49.000000

52.000000

The 300 Club

 

McConnell, Lynn

Otago Cricket Association

2003

126p (2p)

8vo

Blue cloth binding, gilt titles  Near Fine

85

The record of the five NZ cricketers who scored more than 300 runs while associated with Otago, with illustrations, a limited edition of 385 copies

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Iceman  The Michael Jones Story

 

McConnell, Robin

rugby press

1994

268

8vo

D-J  Paper over boards  Near Fine

30

Signed by Michael Jones, the story of the New Zealand No 7, his triumphs and his falls, the effort he gave to the All Blacks and his consequent need for ice

5.000000

18.000000

33.000000

37.000000

40.000000

The Originals 1905 All Black Rugby Odyssey

 

McCrystal, John

Random House

2005

142p (2p)

4to

Soft card covers with flaps Near Fine

25

With illustrations, the story of the All Black 'Originals' and the 1905 tour of Great Britain, France and America

5.000000

14.000000

28.000000

30.000000

32.000000

Wigram Motor Racing 1949-1994

The history of the Wigram Motor Racing Club

McFadden, Murray

The Motor Racing Club

1996

302

4to

D-J Plasticised boards Near Fine

150

With maps and illustrations, a history of the Wigram MRC's activities and an account of the motor racing at RNZAF Station Wigram, Christchurch

5.000000

24.000000

50.000000

55.000000

60.000000

The All Blacks of Jubilee Year 1935

 

McKenzie, Dan (et al)

L T Watkins

1936

136

Small 8vo

P-B Owner's small stamp TP Slight tea stain base spine, on rear cover  VG

90

With illustrations, a compilation of reports and reviews of the 1935-6 All Black team to the UK and Ireland

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

100 Years Drawing the Shot 1886-1986

A history of the Taieri Bowling Club

McKinney, Campbell

Taieri Bowling Club Cent Cttee

1986

36

8vo

P-B Near Fine

20

With illustrations and lists, a short history of this Otago bowling club

5.000000

5.000000

15.000000

9.000000

17.000000

The Dunlop Book of New Zealand Motorsport

 

McKinney, David

Reed Methuen

1987

172

4to

D-J (slight fading spine) Paper over boards  Slight foxing top FE  VG - Near Fine

38

With illustrations, the growth of interest in New Zealand motorsport during the 1980s, with the personalities

5.000000

19.000000

42.000000

47.000000

51.000000

Rugby in Blue and Gold

 

McLaren, Dave

Hanmade Press

2000 9th edition (1992)

62 leaves

4to

Spiral bound  Plastic cover over paper  VG - Near Fine

30

With lists, a history of Otago rugby personnel, players and officials, Otago All Blacks and Highlanders till 2000

5.000000

12.000000

24.000000

26.000000

28.000000

The Bruce McLaren Scrapbook

 

McLaren, Jan ; Becht, Richard

HarperCollins

2011

294p (2p)

Oblong 8vo

D-J Paper over boards  Near Fine

48

With quotes from McLaren, certificates, photos, newspaper articles, an illustrated guide to this motor racing legend

5.000000

23.000000

51.000000

57.000000

61.000000

Red & Black  Canterbury's Rugby Annual 1984

 

McMenamin, Kevin (et al)

South Island Sports Publications

1984

80

4to

P-B Fine

28

With illustrations and cartoons, a record of the 1984 Canterbury year, with photos of all the representative teams, right to the Under-10s

5.000000

14.000000

26.000000

29.000000

29.000000

Skidding the Tyres in Classic Style  a history of the Classic Motor Car Racing Club of NZ

 

McMillan, Eileen

The Classic Motor Car Racing Club of NZ

2007

208

4to

D-J Paper over boards Near Fine

70

Signed and inscribed by the author, with maps and illustrations, the first thirty years of classic cars in New Zealand, with records and car biographies

5.000000

23.000000

46.000000

50.000000

56.000000

Heriot Rugby Football Club

Centennial History (1885-1985)

McMurran, Alistair

Heriot RFC

1985

104

8vo

P-B VG

25

With illustrations and lists, a short history of this Otago rugby club, with recollections

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Featherston Rugby Football Club 1878-1978

A Centennial history

McPhee, Hugh (et al)

Featherston RFC

1978

55

8vo

D-J (piece missing top spine) Short inscription front, back paste-down  VG

25

With illustrations and lists, a short history of this rugby club, including Service teams

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Early Days of Trotting in Ashburton County

 

McQuilkin, Ethel

The Bruce Printing Co

1971

(errata slip FEP) 125p

8vo

D-J (chips) Paper over boards VG

30

With illustrations, a scarce record of regional horse racing in New Zealand

4.000000

12.000000

24.000000

26.000000

28.000000

Flat to the Boards

a history of motor car sport in New Zealand from 1901 to 1940

Messenger, Dick ; Wood, Douglas E

Craigs

1985

186p (1p)

4to

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

80

With illustrations, a nice recreation of the pre-war years in New Zealand motor racing, from motor reliability contests to beach and track races, with much on individual drivers and cars

5.500000

20.000000

37.000000

43.000000

47.000000

Rugby Football in Canterbury 1929-1954

 

Moloney, JK

CRFU

1954

115p (1p)

8vo

P-B VG

25

With illustrations, the third 25 years of the Canterbury Rugby Football Union

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Long Time Passing

The centennial publication of the Mataura RFC

Muir, DCW (ed)

Mataura RFC

1986

120p (110p illustrations)

8vo

D-J Fine

30

With illustrations and team photographs, a history of this Southland rugby club and its players

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

34.000000

34.000000

Murph's Law

 

Murphy, Greg ; Owen, Paul

Phantom House

2004

240

8vo

Soft card covers with flaps Near Fine

20

With illustrations, the racing life of this New Zealander, especially in the V8 Supercar Series

5.000000

16.000000

32.000000

34.000000

36.000000

Fifty Years on Track

A History of Motorsport in New Zealand  the people, the cars, the stories

Myhre, Sandy

Hodder Moa Beckett

2002

240

4to

D-J   Paper over boards, slight rubbing base Near Fine

50

With many illustrations, the author traces the evolution of NZ motor sport, from the beginning of the 1950s

8.000000

26.000000

57.000000

65.000000

69.000000

The Summer Game

The illustrated history of New Zealand cricket

Neely, DO & PW

Moa Beckett, NZ Cricket

1994

256

Folio

D-J (in protective plastic) Near Fine

45

With many illustrations, celebrating the first hundred years of New Zealand cricket, highs and lows, with special moments

5.000000

26.000000

54.000000

58.000000

62.000000

Men in White

 

Neely, Don (et al)

Moa

1986

656

4to

D-J Marks FEs VG - Near Fine

45

History of NZ International Cricket 1894-1985; heavily illustrated

8.000000

26.000000

54.000000

58.000000

62.000000

The Basin

an illustrated history of the Basin Reserve

Neely, Don ; Romanos, Joseph

Canterbury University Press

2003

176

4to

D-J Cloth binding  Near Fine

35

With illustrations, the history, sports and personalities of this 'cricket' ground in Wellington

5.000000

19.000000

35.000000

40.000000

44.000000

All Black Tours 1953-54

 

Nicholls, Syd (ed)

Graham Beamish

1953

80

8vo

P-B Staple rust VG

25

With illustrations, a souvenir of the 1953-4 all blacks on tour in the home countries, then France and Canada, with sections on previous All Black tours

3.000000

11.000000

22.000000

24.000000

26.000000

Land Yachts of the North

 

Nolan, IE (comp)

Auckland Land Yacht Club

1983

63

8vo

P-B Near Fine

22

Signed by the compiler, with illustrations, a short history of Land Yachts, the classes and the competitors

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

Martin Donnelly

New Zealand Cricket's Master Craftsman

Nye, Rod

HarperSports

1999

250

8vo

D-J Paper over boards Near Fine

25

With illustrations, the cricket biography of this New Zealand left-hander, especially celebrated in the 1949 tour of England, under Walter Hadlee

5.500000

18.000000

33.000000

41.000000

46.000000

Kiwis with Gloves on

a history and record book of New Zealand boxing

O'Brien, Brian F

Reed

1960

(frontis) 270p

8vo

D-J (chips, small piece missing base spine, lacks back flap, in archival wrapper) Owner's stamp, signature FEP VG

25

With illustrations and lists, the first detailed study of New Zealand boxing and its personalities and champions

5.000000

18.000000

31.000000

35.000000

37.000000

The Pride of the Southern Rebels

The History of Otago Rugby

O'Hagan, Sean

Pilgrims South Press

1981

284

4to

D-J (in archival wrapper) Near Fine

40

With many illustrations, a detailed history of Otago rugby, on the occasion of the ORFU centenary 1881-1981

5.000000

20.000000

33.000000

37.000000

38.000000

The Tour of the Third All Blacks 1935

 

Oliver, CJ ; Tindill, EW

Wright & Carman

1936 2nd revised edition (1936)

200

8vo

P-B Browning spine Owner's small stamp p1 Slight rust staples VG - Near Fine

120

With illustrations and contemporary adverts, a detailed report of the tour, with full match coverage, and statistics

5.000000

12.000000

24.000000

26.000000

28.000000

c Tindill b Cowie  The Story of Bradman and New Zealand

 

Palenski, Ron

NZ Sports Hall of Fame

2013

53

4to

Spiral bound, plastic over paper  Short inscription verso TP Near Fine

25

With illustrations, New Zealand cricketing history when Don Bradman came to visit

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

2003 New Zealand Cricket Almanack

 

Payne, Francis ; Smith, Ian

Hodder Moa Beckett

2003

460

8vo

P-B VG

15

With illustrations, a record of the NZ cricket year and its statistics, including the World Cup

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

27.000000

The 1996 Shell Cricket Almanack of New Zealand

 

Payne, Francis ; Smith, Ian

Hodder Moa Beckett

1996

431

8vo

P-B VG - Near Fine

10

The 1995-96 record of NZ cricket, with statistics and illustrations, including the NZ Tour of the West Indies

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

2002 New Zealand Cricket Almanack

 

Payne, Francis ; Smith, Ian

Hodder Moa Beckett

2002

495

8vo

P-B VG

15

With illustrations, a record of the NZ cricket year and its statistics, including the West Indies tour and England in New Zealand

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

27.000000

The 1990 Shell Cricket Almanack of New Zealand

 

Payne, Francis ; Smith, Ian

Moa Pubs

1990

344

8vo

P-B Slight foxing FEs VG

10

With illustrations, includes 'Sir' Richard Hadlee, India in New Zealand and New Zealand in Australia and England

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

34.000000

34.000000

The 1997 Shell Cricket Almanack of New Zealand

 

Payne, Francis ; Smith, Ian

Hodder Moa Beckett

1997

432

8vo

P-B VG - Near Fine

10

The 1996-97 record of NZ cricket, with statistics and illustrations, including England and Sri Lanka in New Zealand

5.000000

17.000000

31.000000

47.000000

41.000000

2006 New Zealand Cricket Almanack

 

Payne, Francis ; Smith, Ian

Hodder Moa Beckett

2006

496

8vo

P-B Near Fine

15

With illustrations, a record of the NZ cricket year and its statistics, including the Black Caps in South Africa and Australia, Sri Lanka and the West Indies in New Zealand

5.000000

18.000000

33.000000

39.000000

43.000000

2004 New Zealand Cricket Almanack

 

Payne, Francis ; Smith, Ian

Hodder Moa Beckett

2004

512

8vo

P-B VG

15

With illustrations, a record of the NZ cricket year and its statistics, including New Zealand in India, Pakistan and England, and South Africa in New Zealand

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

27.000000

1999 New Zealand Cricket Almanack

 

Payne, Francis ; Smith, Ian (ed)

HodderMoaBeckett

1999

471

8vo

P-B Fine

10

The complete record of NZ cricket, both internally and on tour

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

The Shell Cricket Almanack of New Zealand 1984

 

Payne, Francis ; Smith, Ian (eds)

Moa

1984

229p (1p)

8vo

P-B VG

10

With illustrations, the year in NZ cricket, including the tour to England, the first time an NZ team had won a series, and the tour of Sri Lanka, a 2-0 win

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

2005 New Zealand Cricket Almanack

 

Payne, Francis ; Smith, Ian (eds)

Hodder Moa, Hachette Livre NZ

2005

472

8vo

P-B VG

15

The 58th edition of this record of New Zealand cricket, with illustrations and statistics, including New Zealand on tour and Australia in New Zealand

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

34.000000

36.000000

2017 New Zealand Cricket Almanack

 

Payne, Francis ; Smith, Ian (eds)

Mower, Upstart Press

2017

550

8vo

P-B Near Fine

15

The 70th edition of this record of New Zealand cricket, with illustrations and statistics, including New Zealand on tour and Australia and South Africa in New Zealand

5.500000

19.000000

38.000000

40.000000

42.000000

Message in a Flax Stalk

60 Years of the Takahe-Akaroa Road Relay

Payne, Stuart

Athletics Canterbury

2000

216

Oblong 8vo

Soft card covers with flaps Fine

35

Inscribed by the author, with map and illustrations, a celebration of New Zealand's oldest road running relay, as well as an examination of the running clubs, the individuals, and the memorable incidents

5.000000

19.000000

33.000000

37.000000

38.000000

Greerton Rugby Football Club

25th Silver Jubilee

Pennell, Jack (et al)

Greerton RFC

1986

112

8vo

P-B VG

25

With illustrations, the history of this Tauranga rugby club and its players

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Hastings High School Old Boys Rugby Football Club 1924-1974

Golden Jubilee

Portas, Morrie (et al)

Hastings High School Old Boys RFC

1974

115

8vo

P-B Near-Fine

25

With illustrations and lists, the history of this Hawkes Bay rugby club

5.000000

5.000000

15.000000

9.000000

17.000000

Dunedin Presbyterian Harrier Club

 

Reid, Ian F

Dunedin Presbyterian Harrier Club

1971

38

8vo

P-B Signature inside front cover VG - Near Fine

20

With lists, the first 25 years of this Dunedin Harrier Club, its personalities and events

3.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

West out West

 

Reilly, Peter J

Author Pub

1977

128

4to

P-B VG - Near Fine

45

A scarce VG copy of this souvenir book of the Paeroa West Rugby Tour to California and Hawaii in 1977

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Forerunners of the All Blacks

 

Ryan, Greg

Canterbury University Press

1993

152

8vo

Full black leather binding  AEG  Near Fine

60

Limited, numbered edition, signed by author; the 1888 - 89 New Zealand Native Football Team in Britain, Australia and NZ, a study of why they went, the players and their exploits, from a time before the first All Black touring team, but still able to surp

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Forerunners of the All Blacks

 

Ryan, Greg

CUP

1993

152

8vo

D-J Near Fine

35

The 1888-89 NZ Native Football Team in Britain, Australia and New Zealand, the real 'originals', who played 107 matches

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

The Canterbury Rugby History 1879-1979

 

Saunders, Larry

Canterbury RFU

1979

144

8vo

Board covers with cloth spine VG

25

With illustrations, a century of Canterbury rugby

6.000000

14.000000

28.000000

30.000000

32.000000

Historical Racing Records

and inauguration of the racing and trotting clubs in Otago and Southland

Saunders, William Alfred (comp)

Evening Star

1949

277p (3p index)

8vo

Green cloth binding, gilt titles  VG

45

An important early history of New Zealand horse racing and trotting, covering all the Otago and Southland clubs, as well as the hunting clubs eg Birchwood

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

The ABC of Rugby

 

Saxton, CK

NZRFU

1967 revised edition (1960)

44

8vo

P-B Owner's small stamp TP VG

20

With illustrations, Charlie Saxton's rugby, based on the premise of a team 'calling the tune', and the three Ps: Position, Possession, Pace

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

Taranaki Stock Car Club  The First 20 Years 1964-1984

 

Scott, HCB (et al)

Taranaki Stock Car Club Inc

1984

116

8vo

P-B Strip cloth spine VG

30

With illustrations and lists, the first 20 momentous years of this car club, the personalities and the races

3.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

Ralph Watson  Special Engineer

 

Sheffield, TR

Author Pub

2005 3rd edition

174

4to

Soft card covers with flaps Short crease beginning front fore-corner  VG - Near Fine

60

With illustrations and diagrams, the engineering and racing life of this New Zealand engineer and motor racing car designer of 'specials', collected and corrected from previous articles

5.000000

15.000000

30.000000

32.000000

34.000000

The First Leg  a racing narrative

 

Soper, Frank H

Craig Printing

1983

143

8vo

Laminated boards Owner's small stamp covered HTP, TP VG

20

With illustrations, a racing narrative from Southland and Otago

5.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

The Tahunanui Beach Motor Racing Years of the Nelson Car Club 1949-1977

 

Stephens, Mike

Sandhills (Mapua) Ltd

1996

xii 180p

4to

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

120

With illustrations, a history of the 2-day meetings held on the Nelson beaches, with year-to-year details

5.500000

20.000000

41.000000

46.000000

50.000000

History of New Zealand Rugby Football Vol 2 1945-1957

 

Swan, AC

NZRFU   

1958

ix 528

8vo

D-J (piece missing top spine, slight repairs)  Insc FEP VG

50

Complete records of international tours and domestic seasons

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

34.000000

34.000000

The Rugby Almanac of New Zealand  1973

 

Swan, AC ; Carman, AH

Sporting Pubs

1973

212

8vo

P-B Gd - VG

12

With illustrations, the first-class matches of 1972, including All Blacks in US, UK, France

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

The Rugby Almanack of NZ 1972

 

Swan, AC ; Carman, AH

Sporting Pubs

1972

190

Small 8vo

P-B VG - Near Fine

12

All the first class rugby matches of 1971, including the British Isles Tour

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

The Rugby Almanack of New Zealand 1959

 

Swan, Arthur C (et al eds)

Sporting Pubs

1959

164

Small 8vo

P-B Slight browning spine VG

15

The record of the first-class matches of 1958 in NZ and on tour rugby, the New Zealand Maori team in Australia, and the Australians in New Zealand

5.500000

11.000000

22.000000

24.000000

26.000000

The Rugby Almanack of New Zealand 1958

 

Swan, Arthur C (et al eds)

Sporting Pubs

1958

176

Small 8vo

P-B Slight fading spine VG

15

The record of the first-class matches of 1957 in NZ and on tour rugby, the New Zealand team in Australia, and the Fijians in New Zealand

5.500000

11.000000

22.000000

24.000000

26.000000

The Rugby Almanack of New Zealand 1956

 

Swan, Arthur C (et al, eds)

Sporting Publications

1956

212

Small 8vo

P-B Tape at top, botom spine Slight tea stain FE, back cover VG

15

With illustrations, the first class matches of 1955, including the Australians in NZ, coverage of the Unions, Maori rugby, Services and Universities rugby, with some assorted articles on NZ rugby and short biographies of players

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Flying Kiwis  a quest for speed

 

Swanson, Kerry ; Spinks, Andrea

Flying Kiwi Productions

2007

183

Oblong 8vo

P-B Near Fine

52

With illustrations, Kiwis in motor sport history, and as speed seekers, including Burt Munro, and especially Bob Burns and Russell Wright

8.000000

19.000000

34.000000

39.000000

42.000000

Hickory Sticks and Sandy Links  Kaiapoi Golf Club Our Story 1907-2007

 

Thomson, Evan

Author Pub

2007

148

8vo

P-B Small crease back cover Near Fine

20

With illustrations and tables, the centennial of this Canterbury golf club

4.000000

12.000000

24.000000

26.000000

28.000000

Racing Round the Houses

The history of the Dunedin Festival Road Races 1953-1965

Thomson, Scott

Vintage Car Club of NZ Otago Branch

1983

63p (1p)

4to

P-B VG

65

With illustrations and lists, the thirteen years of the Festival races in Dunedin over three circuits, around the wharves, the Oval/GGlen/Station circuit, and the Central City circuit, with many champions, including Denny Hulme, scarce

3.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Fitzsimmons  Boxing's first triple World Champion

 

Tobin, Christopher

Jack, David A ; Tobin, CP

2000

56

4to

D-J Paper over boards  Fine

75

A limited edition (500) collector's edition, with additional text and illustrations, a nice copy of the biography, and the boxing career, of New Zealand's first boxing champion

5.000000

18.000000

32.000000

36.000000

37.000000

Fitzsimmons  Boxing's first triple Champion of the World

 

Tobin, Christopher

Author Pub

1983

48

4to

P-B Strip browning spine  Slight paper disturbance front cover VG

45

With illustrations, a short biography, and the boxing career, of New Zealand's first boxing champion

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

New Zealand All Blacks Rugby Tour Souvenir 1888 to 1936

 

Turner, BM (comp)

CH Mills & Co

1936

48

4to

P-B Fading extremities  Small chips, small piece missing back top fore-corner back cover, last page  Last few pages with short tea stains and fore-corner curl  Gd

140

With illustrations and contemporary advertisements, includes history of NZ Rugby, and descriptions of the NZ players. A scarce tour souvenir

5.000000

14.000000

26.000000

29.000000

29.000000

Lifting the Covers

 

Turner, Glenn & Brian

Longacre Press

1998

262

8vo

D-J  Near Fine

30

Inscribed and signed by the author, a record of the turbulence and politics of NZ cricket before and after the author's departure as NZ team coach

5.000000

14.000000

26.000000

29.000000

29.000000

The Golden Era of New Zealand Motor Racing

 

Vercoe, Graham

Reed

1993

x 389p

4to

D-J (light fading spine, short, closed tear top spine, in archival wrapper) Paper over boards  Top 5cm of FEP cut out  VG

90

With illustrations, a detailed record of the most important years of motor sport in New Zealand, from 1938 to 1977, including the racers from around the world, and the cars

6.000000

21.000000

58.000000

66.000000

70.000000

Historic Racing Cars of New Zealand

 

Vercoe, Graham

Reed

1991

(4p) 328p

4to

D-J (fading spine,in archival wrapper) Paper over boardsSmall bookseller's sticker FEP VG - Near Fine

140

With many illustrations, an A-Z of the racing cars built in New Zealand or used on New Zealand racing circuits

5.000000

23.000000

50.000000

54.000000

58.000000

Calling them Home  the kepler challenge story

 

Walker, Noel

Kepler Challenge Organising Cttee

2012

iv 172p

8vo

P-B Near Fine

25

With map and illustrations, the first 25 years of this New Zealand Mountain Running race, its history and its people, with records and lists

5.000000

11.000000

22.000000

24.000000

26.000000

Kiwi A Salt

 

Ward, Bill

Liberty Publications

2008

184

8vo

P-B Near Fine

40

With illustrations, a Kiwi driver taking on the Bonneville Salt Flats

4.000000

11.000000

22.000000

24.000000

26.000000

The NZ Sporting Life & Referee  The Guide to Wrestling 1948 Edition

 

Warnes, John Coygniard ('Olympian') (ed)

National Magazines

1948

80

8vo

Paper wraps with flaps  VG - Near Fine

45

A guide to wrestling in New Zealand and worldwide, with illustrations of wrestlers and holds, and news of the 1947 season

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Kurow Rugby Club Centennial

 

Watherston, Anne

Kurow RC Cent Cttee

1998

60 leaves

8vo

P-B Near Fine

28

With illustrations, memories of the rugby and the players in this North Otago area

4.000000

10.000000

20.000000

22.000000

24.000000

Racing Jaguar in New Zealand

 

Watson, Brian

Author Pub

2009

311p (4p Index)

4to

D-J  Paper over boards  Near Fine

90

Signed by the author, with maps and illustrations, the history of Jaguar designed and engined cars in New Zealand, from the pioneering days of racing in paddocks to the modern speedways, with many racing reminiscences

5.500000

27.000000

59.000000

65.000000

70.000000

Racing Jaguar in New Zealand

 

Watson, Brian

Author

2009

311p (4p)

4to

D-J Paper over boards Near Fine

70

With illustrations, memories and records of the Jaguars that raced in New Zealand, including a register of Jaguar XKs still in NZ

5.500000

27.000000

59.000000

65.000000

70.000000

Seasons of Honour  A Centenary History of New Zealand Hockey 1902-2002

 

Watson, Geoff ; Haskell, Wilf

Dunmore Press

2002

278

4to

Soft card covers with flaps  Fine

35

With illustrations, a hundred years of highs and lows in New Zealand hockey, including Olympic Gold at Montreal

5.000000

21.000000

41.000000

46.000000

49.000000

Cricketers from New Zealand 1949

 

West, Peter

Playfair Books

1949

31p (1p)

8vo

P-B Slight rusting staples VG

25

Produced initially to introduce the 1949 NZ cricket team on their tour of England, with records and photographs of the teams from 1927, 1931, 1937, and some prospects for 1949, which was to become a momentous tour

5.000000

5.000000

15.000000

9.000000

17.000000

1950 - The Year of the Lions

 

Williams, D J

Author Pub

1988

xiv 242p

4to

Plastic over card covers, white strip spine  Light browning back cover  VG

185

Signed by the author, the first edition of this privately printed 1950 Lions tour of New Zealand, with illustrations, one of the scarcer New Zealand Rugby books

5.000000

19.000000

35.000000

41.000000

47.000000

1950 - The Year of the Lions

 

Williams, Des J

Kodex Books

2000 50th Jubilee Reprint Edition (1988)

xiv 242p

4to

Spiral bound  Soft card covers  Fine

35

The facsimile edition of this privately printed 1950 Lions tour of New Zealand, with illustrations

5.000000

20.000000

37.000000

43.000000

47.000000

1950 - The Year of the Lions

 

Williams, Des J

Author Pub

1988

xiv 242p

4to

 Plastic over card covers, white strip spine VG

80

Signed by the author, the first edition of this privately printed 1950 Lions tour of New Zealand, with illustrations

5.000000

17.000000

33.000000

37.000000

40.000000

1950 - The Year of the Lions

 

Williams, Des J

Kodex Books

2000 50th Jubilee Reprint Edition (1988)

xiv 242p

4to

Laminated card covers  Fine

50

The facsimile edition of this privately printed 1950 Lions tour of New Zealand, with illustrations

5.000000

20.000000

37.000000

43.000000

47.000000

Racing For Gold  Thames and the Goldfields with the History of the Thames Jockey Club

 

Williams, Johnny

Williams Pubs

1987

ix 294p

4to

D-J Paper over boards  Near Fine

35

Signed by the author, a nice copy of this illustrated history of the Thames area and its Jockey Club

5.500000

20.000000

40.000000

42.000000

44.000000

Autex Rugby League Annual 1984

 

Wood, Bernard (ed)

NZRL

1984

127p (1p)

4to

P-B VG

20

With illustrations, the year in NZ rugby league, including international games

5.000000

14.000000

26.000000

29.000000

29.000000

Autex Rugby League Annual 1983

 

Wood, Bernard (ed)

NZRL

1983

128

4to

P-B Fine

20

With illustrations, the year in NZ rugby league, including international games

5.000000

14.000000

26.000000

29.000000

29.000000

Autex Rugby League Annual 1982

 

Wood, Bernard (ed)

NZRL

1982

120

4to

P-B Fine

20

With illustrations, the year in NZ rugby league, including international games

5.000000

14.000000

26.000000

29.000000

29.000000

Halo for Hadlee

A light-hearted history of the New Zealand Cricket Team 1949

Wycherley, George

ODT

1949

64

Small 8vo

P-B Name blacked out front cover, TP Slight rubbing base spine  Staples rusting  Gd - VG

35

Not just the NZ team as cricketers (with statistics) but also as characters, now quite scarce

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Bruce McLaren  the Man and his Racing team

 

Young, Eion S

Eyre & Spottiswoode

1971

215

8vo

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

30

With illustrations, the author's eulogy to his friend after he died in 1970

6.000000

18.000000

36.000000

40.000000

44.000000

Classic Racers

New Zealand's Grand Prix Greats

Young, Eoin

HarperSports

2003

248

8vo

P-B Fine

40

With illustrations, a lovely collection of writings on 11 top Kiwi drivers (including the Trio at the Top, Amon, McLaren, Hulme) and some musings on driving in various fast cars, finishing with the author's eulogy to Denny Hulme

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

34.000000

34.000000

Memoirs of the Bear  a biography of Denny Hulme

 

Young, Eoin

HarperCollins

2007

380p (1p)

8vo

D-J  Paper over boards Near Fine

40

With illustrations, the detailed life of New Zealand's first World Motor Racing Champion, told with the author's characteristic insight and personal knowledge

6.000000

28.000000

50.000000

54.000000

58.000000

McLaren Memories  a biography of Bruce McLaren

 

Young, Eoin

Harper Sports, HarperCollins

2005

328

8vo

D-J Paper over boards Near Fine

40

With illustrations, a detailed life of this New Zealand car racing legend

6.000000

25.000000

48.000000

52.000000

56.000000

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