Features over 100 stunning photographs by the doyen of NZ landscape photographers. This book is a much loved pictorial classic. First published in 1994 this is the revised edition. 340mm x 245mm size.
Potton and Burton, Nelson, 2010. Hardback with dust jacket. 120 pages. NEW
Features over 100 stunning photographs by the doyen of NZ landscape photographers. This book is a much loved pictorial classic. First published in 2006.. 190mm x 135mm size.
A beautiful collection of landscape photographs from a New Zealand professional concerned to feature the pristine and as yet untouched. 235mm x 330mm.
Potton and Burton, Nelson, 2016. Hardback with dust jacket. 168 pages. NEW
A beautiful collection of landscape photographs from a New Zealand professional concerned to feature the pristine and as yet untouched. 190mm x 135mm.
Superb photographs of the largely untouched landscape of the South west of the South Island, 2.6 million hectares of land that includes four national parks. Apse is New Zealand's best known landscape photographer.
Craig Potton Publishing, Nelson, 1997. Hardback with dust jacket. 120 pages. SECONDHAND
A collection of photographs showing the mix of outstanding scenery and history of the Peninsula and its principal towns. Book entirely produced in Christchurch.
Caxton Press, Christchurch, 2012. Softback. 176 pages. NEW
Best-selling guide featuring the latest generation of overview maps which show tramping routes in three dimensions. Includes the best known 'Great Walks'; the Milford Track, the Routeburn and the Tongariro Crossing.
Potton and Burton, Nelson, 2012. Softback. 143 pages. NEW
Best-selling guide featuring the latest generation of overview maps which show tramping routes in three dimensions. The most spectacular and exciting rides amid the scenic beauty of the rugged South Island landscape.
Potton and Burton, Nelson, 2011. Softback. 138 pages. NEW
Coverage of 10 South Island cycle tours with maps and listings of accommodation and refreshment along the routes.
Bateman, Auckland, 2013. Softback. 165 pages. NEW
Describes 200+ short nature walks from throughout the country and includes details of wildlife and other features to be seen along the way.
New Holland, Auckland, 2010. Softback. 221 pages. NEW
Eight studies of New Zealand scenic nature areas. Milford Sound track, the Southern Alps, Rotorua and geothermal region, Wanganui River, Summit Road Canterbury, Forest and Ice of South Island glaciers, Waitomo glow worm caves, and Akaroa. THIS COPY has former owners details in pen to endpaper and reverse of title page. An edition of 1500 copies. Bagnall 416.
Whitcombe and Tombs, Auckland, (1922). Hardback with no dust jacket. 323 pages. SECONDHAND
The Story of New Zealand, and Descriptions of Its Cities and Towns,and also the Natural Wonders of New Zealand (Past and Present). Large format landscape lithographic plates of New Zealand scenes. This is a facsimile reproduction of the 1888 original. 16 full-page lithographic plates, including "Mount Tarawera in Eruption, June 10, 1886", and 1 black & white lithographic plate of the Waitomo Caves. Limited to 1000 numbered copies.
No Publisher, 1967. Hard back with no dust jacket, in original packing sleeve. Unpaginated. SECONDHAND
Tourist guidebook publication to the thermal district of Wairakei, Rotorua, Wairoa etc. With photographs of the Pink and White Terraces, geysers etc. Paper wrappers with string binding. Last page has some notes to margins and a date stamp. Bagnall B420 gives an edition of 2500 copies. New Zealand Booklets No. 13.
Whitcombe and Tombs Ltd., Auckland, (1921). Softback. 56 pages. SECONDHAND
Tourist guidebook publication to the thermal district of Wairakei, Rotorua, Wairoa etc. With photographs of the Pink and White Terraces, geysers etc. Paper wrappers with string binding. First page has some ink gift inscription dated 1928. Bagnall B421 gives an edition of 4000 copies. New Zealand Booklets No. 13.Whitcombe and Tombs Ltd., Auckland, (1927). Softback. 74 pages. SECONDHAND
Tourist publication for the Wanganui river area, with scenic photographs. IncludesJerusalem, Pipiriki, Ohura Falls, Parinui. Last page has some marginal notes and date stamp. New Zealand booklets No. 17. Bagnall B412 states an edition of 4000 copies.
Whitcombe and Tombs, Christchurch, (1913). Softback. 40 pages. SECONDHAND
Early New Zealand guidebook for the tourist or local exploring our forests. Gives commentary on the birdlife and plants. Dainty Booklet Series No. 15. With a contemporary ink gift inscription to first page. Bagnall H1370 gives an edition of 2500 copies.
Whitcombe and Tombs, Christchurch, (1912). Softback. 47 pages. SECONDHAND
An illustrated booklet by a well known writer about the beauties of the Mt. Cook region. Photographs by Joseph Kinsey and Wheeler & Son. One of a series of New Zealand booklets. Edition of 4000. Bagnall B414.
Whitcombe & Tombs Ltd., Christchurch, 1910. Card cover, yapped. 51 pages. SECONDHAND
A tourist account of a steamer excursion to the Sounds, "the illustrations are from sketches made on a tour by Mr R. Haweridge and the late Mr James Wilkie" (the printer). This is sometimes described as the most beautiful book ever produced in New Zealand. Scarce.
J.Wilkie & Co., Dunedin, 1897. Card Covers with string binding, tissue guards throughout. 42 pages. SECONDHAND
A handbook of information for Investors, Settlers, Tourists and Traders. Details the infrastructure and natural resources. Many period advertisements also.
Westland Provincial Organisation of the NZ Centennial Celebrations Committee, 1940. Softback. Approx 100 pages. SECONDHAND
First edition, first printing of the classic South Island guide book. Contains advertising. This copy is missing the map.
Otago Daily Times, Dunedin, 1925. Card covers. 85 pages. SECONDHAND
Southland regional gazetter with many pages of advertising for local firms and businesses (indexed). Includes some folding maps. The folding map of Southland has some tears and old tape rust but is intact. The Lake Wakatipu map has a clean tear and is intact.
Andrews, Baty and Co. Ltd., Christchurch, (1924). Softback. 327 pages. SECONDHAND
A government sponsored tourist guidebook to the whole country. With 119 pages advertisers section (indexed). Includes information on sightseeing and sporting activities. THIS COPY has some damage to lower corner of pages but no text is affected.
Simpson and Williams Ltd., Christchurch, (1925). Softback. 368 pages. SECONDHAND
Guidebook to Otago and Dunedin with many photographs and advertisements. Includes Maori glossary and small vocabulary. With information for the travelling tourist.
The Evening Star Co. Ltd., Dunedin, 1906. Softback. 140 pages. SECONDHAND
Early guide book to the Milford Sound Track in the form of a travelogue essay. Photographs. Third enlarged edition.
Whitcombe and Tombs, Christchurch, (1923). Softback. 49 pages. SECONDHAND
Slice of life essays born of her travels about New Zealand. From North to South and including a chapter on ANZAC troops and our War Memorials. First published in 1928 this is the third impression. THIS COPY has some wear and minor damage to head of spine.
Unity Press Ltd., Auckland, 1929. Hardback with no dust jacket. 240 pages. SECONDHAND
Intended as a guide for visitors, this has an overview of the city and it's buildings, attractions and wildlife. Includes Banks Peninsula. Sewn into paper covers.
Whitcombe and Tombs, Christchruch, (1916). Softback. 56 pages. SECONDHAND
Text reprinted from 'The Mineral Waters and Health Resorts of New Zealand'. Supplemented with photographs of the wider region and local advertising. Folded stapled sheets in rubbed card covers with some wear to spine.
J & J Dodds, Hanmer Springs, nd. Softback. 94 pages. SECONDHAND
A very comprehensive directory and collection of relevant information "circulating throughout the Nelson Provincial District, West Coast and Marlborough." Contains a profusion of local advertising, many illustrations and also a "Sketch of the Settlement and Subsequent History of Nelson." This copy has a tape repair to the spine. Very rare Item.
R. Lucas & Son, Nelson, 1892. Stiff card boards. 272 pages. SECONDHAND
June 1945 issue. Directory of private individuals and businesses with street addresses and names of owner and their professions. Green cloth frayed to edges, one page detached but present. THIS BOOK will incur an additional postage charge to overseas destinations. Stone, Son & Co. Ltd., Dunedin, 1945. Hardback with no dust jacket. 1431 pages. SECONDHAND
Directory for 1866-7 incorporates The Runholders' Directory, and The New Zealand Yearly Advertiser. A directory of professions as well as general statistics about various provinces of New Zealand. 73 extra pages of advertising at rear including Sydney and Melbourne businesses. One advertising page has an inch square cut out. This copy has some detached pages at the front, is missing one leaf of preliminary advertising, and the upper cloth joint is split. There is no map present. Boards soiled and worn.
G. Stevens and D.H. Bartholomew, Melbourne, 1867. Hardback with no dust jacket. 322 + 73 pages. SECONDHAND