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Australia, New Zealand, Pacifica

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John G. Paton, hero of the South Seas, BYRUM,Bessie L.
41 BYRUM,Bessie L. John G. Paton, hero of the South Seas
Anderson, Indiana Gospel Trumpet Company 1924 First Edition Cloth VG+ No Dustjacket Hardcover 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
Biography of the Rev. Dr. John Gibson Paton (1824 - 1907), born in Scotland, a Protestant missionary to the New Hebrides Islands of the South Pacific. 127 p. : ill., port. ; 20 cm. Bright, clean interior excepting an inked out name/address to the ffep. Tight, square binding. Only slight wear to the blue cloth. Weight, 254g. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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42 CAMPBELL, John Logan Poenamo; sketches of the early days in New Zealand; romance and reality of Antipodean life in the infancy of a new Colony
Christchurch, NZ Whitcomb and Tombs 1965 New Zealand Edition, Third Printing Cloth Good VG Good Plus Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Frontier and Pioneer life in New Zealand in the 1840s. First edition 1881; ... New Zealand edition 1952. This printing 1965. xvii, 239 pages illustrations 22 cm. With an introd. by Joan Stevens. Maori references edited by James Cowan. Book is generally bright and clean except for an inked-out inscription to the ffep. Binding is tight and square, cloth very cean and unmarked. Mild lower-corner bumps. Price-clipped dustjacket shows some light edge wear somewhat more to the tips of the lower corners. Weight, 445g. 
Price: 9.95 USD
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43 CAMUS, Marcel - Director Black Orpheus Film Program: Australia, 1960
Melbourne & Sydney Dawson & Selleck 1960 Stapled Wrappers VG Booklet 6.25" by 9.75" 
Film programs from theatres in Australia showing the Academy Award-winning, Foreign Film , 'Black Orpheus - starring Marpessa Dawn, Breno Mello, Lea Garcia and others. 'All negro' cast. Size - 6.25" by 9.75", 8pp, photo illustrated, cast, background info etc. Clean except for an ink blot to bottom margin. Sound, stapled binding. Shipped via inexpensive lettermail. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The Kapiti coast; Maori history and place Names, CARKEEK, W. C.
44 CARKEEK, W. C. The Kapiti coast; Maori history and place Names
Wellington, NZ A. H. & A. W. Reed 1970 Second Printing Cloth Near Fine Good, or Better Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Maori Tribal history and place names of the Paekarkariki-Otaki District of the western side of the North Island of New Zealand. OCLC Number: 459109. [xii], 187 p. illus., ports., maps, diagrs., geneal. tables. 26 cm. Book is bright, clean and unmarked. The binding is tight and square and there is almost no wear to the light blue cloth. The unclipped dustjacket shows moderate edge wear and surface rubbing with short tears and chips to the extremities of the spine. Scan available. Weight, 562g. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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45 CARROLL, Brian Ned Kelly, Bushranger
Australia Lansdowne Press 1976 0701812966 / 9780701812966 First Edition Cloth Near Fine Near Fine Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Biography of Edward "Ned" Kelly (1854 - 1880), Australian bushranger and outlaw of Irish descent. 264 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked copy, inside and outside. Similar, unclipped dustjacket. 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 732g. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance, USA rates by weight alone. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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46 CARTER, Edward C. - Editor Pacific Affairs: December, 1945
Orange, CT Institute of Pacific Relations 1945 Vol. XVIII, No. 4 Printed Wrappers VG+  Quarterly Journal 9" Tall 
Single issue of an important journal on Pacific Affairs. This issue contains articles on Reflections on British Colonial Policy, Manchuria: An Industrial Survey, Filipino Opposition to the Japanese, Historical Variations of China's Frontiers, the Zaibatsu's Wartime Role. pp-1-112. Bright, clean copy with a tight, square binding. Unmarked. Weight, 160g.  
Price: 20.00 USD
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47 CARTER, Edward C. - Editor Pacific Affairs: March, 1945
Orange, CT Institute of Pacific Relations 1945 Vol. XVIII, No. 1 Printed Wrappers VG+  Quarterly Journal 9" Tall 
Single issue of an important journal on Pacific Affairs. This issue contains articles on Collective Security in the Pacific, Australia's Role in Far Eastern Reconstruction, Factors in the Settlement with Japan, Increase of Zaibatsu Predominance in Wartime Japan, Indo-China in the New French Colonial Framework, Australia's Attitude to the Pacific Dependencies, Development Programs in China and India. pp-1-112. Bright, clean copy with a tight, square binding. Unmarked. Weight, 160g.  
Price: 20.00 USD
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Aboriginal Art, CARUANA, Wally
48 CARUANA, Wally Aboriginal Art
United Kingdom Thames & Hudson 1993 0500202648 / 9780500202647 Second Printing Printed Card Wrappers VG+ Trade Paperback 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Survey of the work of Australia's indigenous artists which shows how the events of the Dreaming and their significance are embodied in artistic works covering a wide range of media from painting and sculpture to printmaking and textile design. 216pp, 187 illustrations, 31 in color. Bright, clean, still fresh interior, unmarked. Tight, square bidning, no spine creases. Only small defect - a lower corner crease to the front wrapper - almost un-noticeable. Weight, 467g. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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49 CLARE, Patricia The Struggle for the Great Barrier Reef
London Collins 1971 0-00-211794-0 / 9780002117944 First Edition Cloth VG+ Good to Very Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Struggle over development versus conservation of Australia's Great Barrier Reef. 224pp, photo illustrated. Clean, tight copy, unmarked. Dustjacket has minor wear to edges and crease to front, inside flap. Unclipped. Weight, 472g. 
Price: 8.50 USD
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Hell and Paradise: The Northfolk-Bounty-Pitcairn Saga, CLARKE, Peter
50 CLARKE, Peter Hell and Paradise: The Northfolk-Bounty-Pitcairn Saga
Australia Viking Press 1987 0670815217 / 9780670815210 First Edition Cloth Near Fine VG+ Hardcover Quarto 
An account of the two remote destinations in the South Pacific inhabited by mutineers from HMS Bounty, and their descendants - Norfolk Island and Pitcairn Island. Signed by both the author and the Administrator of Norfolk Island on the front endpaper.189 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm. Includes index. Generally the interior is bright, clean and unmarked. However, the verso of the front endpaper has been covered in signatures by members of a Rowing/Sailing Club, based on Norfolk Island [?]. Binding is tight and square, no wear to the cloth. Plasticised dustjacket is nearly similar showing no wear but a little surface rubbing. Interesting copy. Weight, 1.10kg. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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51 CORDY, Ross Exalted Sits the Chief: the ancient history of Hawai'i Island
Honolulu Mutual Pub 2004 1566473403 / 9781566473408 Third Paberback Printing Card Wrappers Near Fine Paperback 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
'The book is one of the most important books ever published in the fields of Hawaiian archeology and history. It is the first book-length effort to combine the rich traditional history and ethnography of the Big Island with the vast amount of archeological data accumulated over the last 50 years'. viii, 464 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.Book appears 'as new' except for a tint amount of wear to the lower tiop of the front wrapper. No spine creases. Weight, 1.045kg. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. 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: 13.50 USD
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52 COURAGE, Sarah Amelia Lights and Shadows of Colonial Life: Twenty-Six Years in Canterbury, New Zealand
Christchurch, NZ Whitcoulls 1976 0723304645 / 9780723304647 Second Annotated Edition Cloth Near Fine VG + Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
A story of the early days of sheep farming in the Canterbury area of New Zealand in the 1860s. First published in a rare fist edition of 1896. 250pp, photo illustrated. Brioght, clean copy. Tiny ink signature to the ffep otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding, noi wear to cloth. Unclipped dustjacket shows only one small nick to top edge of rear panel. Weight, 400g. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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53 CRONIN, Constance The Sting of Change: Sicilians in Sicily and Australia
Chicago University of Chicago Press 1970 0226121100 / 9780226121109 First Edition Cloth Boards, Gilt Titles Near Fine VG, or Better Sociology 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
An analysis of the dynamics of change: Sicilians and their families in Sicily and in Sydney, Australia. 307pp. Bright, clean, interior, unmarked. Tight, square binding. No appreciable wear to red cloth. Nearly similar dustjacket but with slight fading to spine and slight rubbing to some edges. Weight, 610g. 
Price: 9.95 USD
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54 CULLINEY, John L. Islands in a Far Sea: Nature and Man in Hawaii
San Francisco Sierra Club Books 1988 0871567350 / 9780871567352 First Edition, First Printing Cloth, Gilt Titles Near Fine G+ 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
The author blends the human and the natural history of the Hawaiian Islands. 410pp, illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding - nearly 'as new'. Dustjacket has a little edge wear, otherwise is bright and clean. Weight unpacked, 770g. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges without overcharging. 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. Online estimates by the Listing Site may not be correct and either additional, or reduced postage may be required, particularly for Canadian and Overseas shipments, but not usually to the USA. 
Price: 7.95 USD
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55 DANIELSSON, Bengt Love in the South Seas
New York Reynal 1956 First Edition in English, Third Impress Cloth Fine Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Sexuality and marriage in Polynesia. OCLC Number: 349879. "Translated from the Swedish So¨derhavska¨rlek." Translated by F.H. Lyon. 240 pages : illustrations, 22 cm. Book is bright, clean and unmarked. Binding is tight and square, sound hinges, no wear at all to the cloth. The price-clipped dustjacket has a long, closed tear to the front panel as well as a missing, triangular piece to the bottom edge [3.5cm by 4.5cm]. Weight, 15.4oz. 
Price: 7.95 USD
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56 DAY, A. Grove Hawaii and Its People
New York Meredith Press 1968 Revised Edition [Third] Cloth VG + About VG Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall John V. Morris 
Classic history of the Hawaiian islands. Revised just after statehood. 356pp, illustrated by John V. Morris, illustrated endpapers. Clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, no wear to cloth. Price-clipped dustjacket is clean and bright but with some wear to edges and tips. Weight, 580g. 
Price: 8.95 USD
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Married & gone to New Zealand : being extracts from the writings of women Pioneers, DRUMMOND, Alison
57 DRUMMOND, Alison Married & gone to New Zealand : being extracts from the writings of women Pioneers
Hamilton, NZ Paul's Book Arcade 1961 First Edition, Second Printing Cloth Near Fine G to VG Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Collection of extracts from the accounts of women pioneers in New Zealand. 192 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 23 cm. Includes index. OCLC Number: 8672450. Edited and annotated by Alison Drummond. Book iks very bright and clean. Gift inscription to the ffep otherwise unmarke. Tight, square binding, no wear to the cloth but lower corner bumps present. Unclipped dustjacket is clean and unmarked but with a little edge wear and 3 short closed margin tears. Weight, 320g. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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The Australian Aborigines, ELKIN, A. P.
58 ELKIN, A. P. The Australian Aborigines
Australia Angus & Robertson 1981 020713863X / 9780207138638 Revised Edition, Reprint Printed Card Wrappers VG+ Trade Paperback 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Classic study of the Australian Aborigine. xv, 397pp, photo illustrated. Clean, bright interior, unmarked. Tight, square binding. Light central crease to the spine. Unmarked exterior. Solid, sound copy. Weight, 642g. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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59 EVANS, John H. Churchman Militant: George Augustus Selwyn, Bishop of New Zealand and Lichfield,
London Allen & Unwin 1964 First Ed Cloth About Fine About Fine Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Biography of Anglican Bishop, George Augustus Selwyn. 298pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy in a nearly similar, unclipped dustjacket. Weight, 546g. 
Price: 13.00 USD
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60 FAIRFAX, John Co. Art in Australia: Third Series, No. 57
Sydney John Fairfax 1934 Third Series, No. 57 Printed Wrappers VG+ Quarterly Journal 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
A Quarterly Journal. First Number to be published by the Sydney Morning Herald. features the McGregor Collection. 102pp, illustrated with b&w photographs and with tipped-in color plates. Very bright, clean interior. Some foxing to the blank, front endpaper, otherwise unmarked. Sound, stapled binding, tight and square. Minor wear to lower edge of overhanging dustjacket. Very attractive - almost 'fresh'. Weight, 400g. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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