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Australia, New Zealand, Pacifica

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21 BARROW, T. Art and Life in Polynesia
Wellington, NZ A. H. & A. Reed 1972 0589006495 / 9780589006495 First Edition Cloth About Fine  Good Very Good Hardcover 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
The Art of Polynesia - Tonga, Samoa, Fiji, Marquesas, Society, Australs, Gambier, Cook, Easter, Hawaii, New Zealand, Chatham. 191pp, profusely illustrated in color and in b&w, map, illustrated endpapers. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding. Unclipped dustjacket is bright, clean and unmarked with just a little edge wear. Heavy book weighing 1.12kg.  
Price: 60.00 USD
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22 BEASLEY, A. W. The Light Accepted: 125 Years of Wellington College
Wellington Wellington College 1992 1-86934-032-9 / 9781869340322 First Edition Cloth, Gilt Titles Fine Fine School History 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
History of Wellington College, a prestigious School in Wellington, New Zealand, from 1867-1992. High quality production. 286pp, photo illustrated. Mint copy, 'as new'. Weight, 1.17kg 
Price: 20.00 USD
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23 BECKETT, Richard [Crooked Mick of the Speewa] The Dinkum Aussie Dictionary
Brookvale, NSW Child & Henry 1987 0-86777-154-2 / 9780867771541 Second Printing Laminated Pictorial Boards Fine No Dustjacket [None Issued] Dictionary 8.75" Tall Brendan Akhurst 
Guide, in dictionary-like form, to Australian English. 59pp, illustrated by Brendan Akhurst. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. About 'as new'. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. This item weighs 220g and qualifies for inexpensive Lettermail postage within Canada. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance, USA rates by weight alone. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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24 BECKWITH, Martha W. Hawaiian Mythology
Honolulu University of Hawaii Press 1971 0870220624 / 9780870220623 Second Printing Cloth Boards, Gilt Titles About Fine  G+ 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
The first scholarly work on Hawaiian Mythology, originally published in 1940. 575pp. Very bright, clean copy. Unmarked. Tight, square binding. Unclipped dustjacket has some top edge wear and a 1.5" tear at head of spine. Otherwise bright and clean. Heavy book weighing just over 1kg.  
Price: 30.00 USD
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25 BELSHAW, Cyril S. Under the Ivi Tree: Society and Economic Growth in Rural Fiji
Berkeley University of California Press 1964 First Edition Cloth, Gilt Titles Fine About VG 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Study concerns the differentials of economic growth among the Fijian people. 336pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. No wear to black cloth. Dustjacket [in brodart], is nearly similar with a small area of surface loss where a price label removed. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 740g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates based on specific destination and weight. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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26 BERLITZ, Charles The Dragon's Triangle
New Yok Wynwood Press 1989 0-922066-19-1 / 9780922066193 First Edition, First Printing Cloth Spine, Paper Boards Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Writing about an area of the Pacific Ocean, south of Japan, known as the 'Dragon Triangle', the author examines the frequent mysterious disappearances of ships and aircraft. Very clean, tight copy, fresh and unmarked, without price-clip to DJ. Weight, 512g. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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27 BERNDT, Ronald & Catherine - Editors Speaking Land: Myth and Story in Aboriginal Australia
E Rutherford, New Jersey, U.S.A. Penguin USA 1989 0140120726 / 9780140120721 Second Paperback Printing Printed Card Wrappers About 'As New' Trade Paperback 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Anthology recording almost 200 myth-stories drawn from a number of Aboriginal societies and cultures. 438pp, illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no spine creasing. Almost 'as new'. Weight, 406g. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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28 BIRCHAM, Deric N. Seeing New Zealand: An Illustrated Travel Guide
Wellington A. H. & A. W. Reed 1973 0-598-00688-6 Second Edition Cloth About Fine  Good VG 4to - over 9" - 12" Tall Signed by Author
Travel guide to New Zealand. Signed by the author on the title page. 124pp, color photo illustrated, endpaper maps.  
Price: 15.00 USD
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29 BLACKBURN, Julia Daisy Bates in the Desert
New York Pantheon Books Inc 1994 0679420010 / 9780679420019 First American Edition, First Printing Cloth As New As New Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
In 1913, at the age of 54, Daisy Bates went to live in the deserts of South Australia. Brilliantly reviewed, astonishingly original, this "eloquent and illuminating portrait of an extraordinary woman" (New York Times Book Review) tells a fascinating, true story in the tradition of Isak Dinesen and Barry Lopez. viii, 232pp. An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked in a similar, unclipped dustjacket. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. Unpacked weight 400g. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates based on specific destination and weight. 
Price: 7.95 USD
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30 BLAINEY, Geoffrey The rush that never ended : a history of Australian Mining
Melbourne, Australia Melbourne University Press 1969 0522839304 / 9780522839302 Second PB Edition, First Printing Printed Card Wrappers Good VG or Better Trade Paperback 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
A history of Mining in Australia. x, 389 p. : ill. ; 22 cm. Map on lining papers. Interior of the book is clean and unmarked. Binding is tight and sqaure with faint creasing to the spine. Light rubbing to the wrappers. Weight, 540g. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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31 BRAND, Simon The Australian Film Book: 1930 - Today
Sydney Dreamweaver Books 1985 0949825107 / 9780949825100 First Edition Cloth About Fine VG+ 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Comprehensive listing of all Australian-made and madi-in-Australia films since the advent of sound in 1930. 159pp, illustrated in b&w and in color. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding. Unmarked. Dustjacket has a little edge wear. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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32 BULLETIN, The The Bulletin: The National Australian Newspaper: February 2, 1911
North Sydney, NSW William MacLeod 1911 Vo. 32, No. 1616 Wrappers Good Weekly Newspaper 11.5" by 17.5" 
Single issue of a long-running, Australian newspaper/magazine, recently defunct. At this point in its history, it resembled the illustrated magazines of Europe and America with a lively mixture of articles, cartoons, humor and advertising. 44pp, illustrated. Pink wrappers. Sound, clean, unmarked interior. However, the distictive pink wrappers are detached and somewhat ragged [frequently the case with this paper]. Body of text in VG or better with a sound, stapled binding. Decent copy of a newspaper frequently found in very delicate condition. Weight, 250g, pre-packing. Price reduced 40%! 
Price: 18.00 USD
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33 BULLETIN, The The Bulletin: The National Australian Newspaper: January 14, 1909
North Sydney, NSW William MacLeod 1909 Vo. 30, No. 1509 Wrappers Good Weekly Newspaper 11.5" by 17.5" 
Single issue of a long-running, Australian newspaper/magazine, recently defunct. At this point in its history, it resembled the illustrated magazines of Europe and America with a lively mixture of articles, cartoons, humor and advertising. 40pp, illustrated. Pink wrappers. Sound, clean, unmarked interior. However, the distictive pink wrappers are detached and somewhat ragged [frequently the case with this paper]. Body of text in VG or better with a sound, stapled binding. Decent copy of a newspaper frequently found in very delicate condition. Weight, 250g, pre-packing. Price reduced 40%! 
Price: 18.00 USD
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34 BULLETIN, The The Bulletin: The National Australian Newspaper: January 4, 1912
North Sydney, NSW William MacLeod 1912 Vo. 33, No. 1664 Wrappers Very Good Weekly Newspaper 11.5" by 17.5" 
Single issue of a long-running, Australian newspaper/magazine, recently defunct. At this point in its history, it resembled the illustrated magazine of Europe and America with a lively mixture of articles, cartoons, humor and advertising. 44pp, illustrated. Pink wrappers. Sound, clean, unmarked interior. Pink wrappers are intact and attached [frequently not with this paper]. Sound, stapled binding. Sound, solid copy of a newspaper frequently found in very delicate condition. Weight, 250g, pre-packing. Price reduced 40%! 
Price: 25.00 USD
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35 BULLETIN, The The Bulletin: The National Australian Newspaper: June 1, 1911
North Sydney, NSW William MacLeod 1911 Vo. 32, No. 1633 Wrappers Very Good Weekly Newspaper 11.5" by 17.5" 
Single issue of a long-running, Australian newspaper/magazine, recently defunct. At this point in its history, it resembled the illustrated magazines of Europe and America with a lively mixture of articles, cartoons, humor and advertising. 44pp, illustrated. Pink wrappers. Sound, clean, unmarked interior. Pink wrappers are intact and attached [frequently not with this paper]. Sound, stapled binding. Sound, solid copy of a newspaper frequently found in very delicate condition. Weight, 250g, pre-packing. Price reduced 40%! 
Price: 25.00 USD
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36 BULLETIN, The The Bulletin: The National Australian Newspaper: June 10, 1909
North Sydney, NSW William MacLeod 1909 Vo. 30, No. 1530 Wrappers Very Good Weekly Newspaper 11.5" by 17.5" 
Single issue of a long-running, Australian newspaper/magazine, recently defunct. At this point in its history, it resembled the illustrated magazine of Europe and America with a lively mixture of articles, cartoons, humor and advertising. 44pp, illustrated. Pink wrappers. Sound, clean, unmarked interior. Pink wrappers are intact and attached [frequently not with this paper]. Sound, stapled binding. Sound, solid copy of a newspaper frequently found in very delicate condition. Weight, 250g, pre-packing. Price reduced 40%! 
Price: 25.00 USD
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37 BULLETIN, The The Bulletin: The National Australian Newspaper: March 18, 1909
North Sydney, NSW William MacLeod 1909 Vo. 30, No. 1518 Wrappers Good Weekly Newspaper 11.5" by 17.5" 
Single issue of a long-running, Australian newspaper/magazine, recently defunct. At this point in its history, it resembled the illustrated magazines of Europe and America with a lively mixture of articles, cartoons, humor and advertising. 44pp, illustrated. Pink wrappers. Sound, clean, unmarked interior. However, the distictive pink wrappers are detached and somewhat ragged [frequently the case with this paper]. Body of text in VG or better with a sound, stapled binding. Decent copy of a newspaper frequently found in very delicate condition. Weight, 250g, pre-packing. Price reduced 40%! 
Price: 18.00 USD
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38 BULLETIN, The The Bulletin: The National Australian Newspaper: September 3, 1908
North Sydney, NSW William MacLeod 1908 Vo. 29, No. 1490 Wrappers Good Weekly Newspaper 11.5" by 17.5" 
Single issue of a long-running, Australian newspaper/magazine, recently defunct. At this point in its history, it resembled the illustrated magazines of Europe and America with a lively mixture of articles, cartoons, humor and advertising. 40pp, illustrated. Pink wrappers. Sound, clean, unmarked interior. However, the distictive pink wrappers are detached and somewhat ragged [frequently the case with this paper]. Body of text in VG or better with a sound, stapled binding. Decent copy of a newspaper frequently found in very delicate condition. Weight, 250g, pre-packing. Price reduced 40%! 
Price: 18.00 USD
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39 BURRIDGE, Kenelm Encountering Aborigines. A Case Study: Anthropology and the Australian Aboriginal
New York Pergamon Press 1973 0-08-017071-4 / 9780080170718 First Edition Cloth Near Fine No Dustjacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Studies of the Australian Aborigine. 260pp. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding. Attractive copy, unmarked. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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40 BUSHNELL, O. A. - Editor The Illustrated Atlas of Hawaii: An Island Heritage Book with a History of Hawaii
Norfolk Island Island Heritage 1970 First Edition Printed Card Wrappers About Fine Softcover 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
1st edition, stiff wrappers, 9.5"x10", 72pp, profusely illustrated in color, maps. Bright, clean and unmarked - near new. Weight, 314g. 
Price: 7.75 USD
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