New Zealand history and Maori culture - old titles currently for sale

Available from The Book Cellar
132 High St, Campbell Town, Tasmania 7210 Australia

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sc = softcover
updated 7 Aug 2023
Title Author Date D/Ja? Format The Book Cellar price
A Capital Story - an account of New Zealand's first seat of government at Okiato in the Bay of Islands Richardson, Jeanette     sc $10.00
A Sort of Conscience - the Wakefields Temple, Philip 2003   sc $35.00
At the Margin of Empire - John Webster and Hokianga 1841-1900 Ashton, Jennifer 2015   sc $18.50
Australians in the Waikato War 1863-1864 - signed, numbered edition Barton Leonard L 1979 D/Ja hb $65.00
Bible & Treaty - Missionaries among the Maori - a new perspective Newman, Keith 2010   sc $24.00
Big Game Hunting in New Zealand Joll, Garry 1973 D/Ja hb $10.00
Captured by Maori - white femal captives, sex and racism on the nineteenth-century New Zealand frontier Bentley, Trevor 2004   sc $32.00
City of Dunedin - a century of civic enterprise McDonald, K.C. 1965 D/Ja hb $20.00
Cloud Farm - High on Banks Peninsula Chetwynd, Jane 2004   sc $10.00
Common Birds of New Zealand 2 - Mountain, bush & shore birds - Mobil New Zealand Nature Series Marshall, Kinsky & Robertson 1994   sc $5.50
Curtain-raiser to a colony - sidelights on the founding of New Zealand Manson, Cecil & Celia 1962 D/Ja hb $9.50-$16.50
Edwards's Australasian Catalogue 1899 - Catalogue of Books Relating to Australasia, Malaysia, Polynesia, the Pacific Coast of America and the South Seas Francis Edwards, London 1899   hb $125.00
Family Life in New Zealand 1880-1890 - booklet for children aged 8 to 12 - signed Reed, A.H. 1969   sc $5.50
Fiordland Explored - an illustrated history Hall-Jones, John 2004 D/Ja hb $35.00
Fitzroy Governor in Crisis 1843-1845 Moon, Paul 2000   sc $15.00
Godzone 1993 - The Book of New Zealand McDougall, Andrew & Emma 1993   sc $30.00
Goldie  Blackley, Roger 1997 D/Ja hb $55.00
Gulf Crump, Barry 1964 D/Ja hb $18.00
Hauraki Contested 1769-1875 Monin, Paul 2006   sc $65.00
He Pūkaki Māori - a guide to Maori sources at National Archives He Taonga Te Reo 1995   sc $9.50
Historical Records of New Zealand Volumes One and Two - ex-library McNab 1908/1914? D/Ja hb $40.00
Hobson Governor of New Zealand 1840-1842 Moon, Paul 1998   sc $18.00
Images from a Limestone Landscape - a Journey into the Punakaiki-Paparoa Region Dennis, Andy / Potton, Craig 1987 D/Ja hb $15.00
In Search of Ancient New Zealand Campbell, Hamish / Hutching, Gerard 2011   sc $28.00
Kaikoura Coast - the history, traditions and Maori place-names of Kaikoura Elvy, W.J. 1949 D/Ja hb $28.00
King Potatau - An account of the life of Potatau Te Wherowhero the first Maori King Te Hurinui, Pei 1959   hb $365.00
Land of Memories - a contemporary view of places of historical significance in the South Island of New Zealand Adams, Mark / Evison, Harry 1993   sc $9.50
Land of My Children Wilson, Helen 1955 D/Ja hb $12.50
Looking Back - a photographic history of New Zealand Sinclair, Keith / Harrex, Wendy 1978 D/Ja hb $10.00
Making Peoples - a history of the New Zealanders Belich, James 1996   sc $10.00
Man of the Mist - a biography of Elsdon Best Craig, E.W.G. 1964   hb $22.50
Maori Action Songs - Words & Music, Actions & Instructions Armstrong, Alan / Ngata, reupena 1973   sc $9.50
Maori Houses and Food Stores Phillipps, W.J. 1952 D/Ja hb $22.50
Maori Legends (Seven Stories) Bacon, Ron / Stichbury, Philippa 1987   sc $9.50
Maori Life in Old Taranaki Houston, John 1965 D/Ja hb $185.00
Maori Place Names in Buller County Mitchell, G.G.M. 1948   hb $55.00
Maori Place-names of Canterbury Beattie, Herries 1945   sc $48.00
Maori Religion and Mythology Part I Best, Elsdon 1976   hb $39.95
Maori Religion and Mythology Part II Best, Elsdon 1982 D/Ja hb $49.95
Maori Storehouses and Kindred Structures - houses, platforms, racks and pits used for storing food etc Best, Elsdon 1974   hb $45.00
Maori Wars of the Nineteenth Century Smith, S Percy 1910   hb $65.00
New Zealand Letters of Thomas Arnold the Younger with further letters from Van Diemen's Land and Letters of Arthur Hugh Clough 1847 - 1851 Bertram, James (ed) 1966 D/Ja hb $32.00
Oatcakes to Otago - a chronicle of Dunedin's Scottish heritage - signed Offwood, Donald 2004   sc $24.00
Of Toffs and Toilers - from Cornwall to New Zealand, fragments of the past - signed Buckley, Geoffrey Charles 1983 D/Ja hb $10.00
Old South - Life and times in the nineteenth-century mainland - review copy Wright, Matthew 2009   sc $32.00
Old Tasman Bay Peart, J.D. 1937   hb $45.00
One of Us Crump, Barry 1962 D/Ja hb $12.50
Pakeha Maori - the extraordinary story of the Europeans who lived as Maori in early New Zealand Bentley, Trevor 2007   sc $10.00
Pathfinders in New Zealand - ex-library Hogg, Garry 1963 D/Ja hb $8.50
Pewhairangi Bay of Islands Missions and Maori 1814 to 1845 Middleton, Angela 2014   sc $55.00
Pioneering in Poverty Bay NZ - cover damaged Kenway, Philip T 1928 D/Ja hb $12.50
Polynesian Mythology Grey, Sir George 1961 D/Ja hb $19.95
Polynesian Voyages - Dominion Museum Monograph No.5 Best, Elsdon 1975   sc $12.50
Popeye Lucas Queenstown - signed Lucas, F.J. 1968 D/Ja hb $14.50
Rail - Auckland to Onehunga Railway Centennial 1873 1973 Souvenir Issue Green, R Brett 1973   sc $5.50
Rail - Coaling from the Clouds Meyer, R.J. 1981   sc $9.50
Rail - NZR Locomotives and Railcars McGavin, T.A. 1973   sc $9.50
Rail - Otago Central RailTrail - from steam trains to pedal power Graham, Owen 2004 spiral sc $5.50
Rail - Pioneer Electrics - a survey of railway electrification in the South Island Pickering, A.J. / Spicer, I.D. (ed) 1970   sc $5.50
Rail - Rail Museums in New Zealand booklet McGavin, T.A. / Turner, D.L.A. nd   sc $3.50
Rail - Rimutaka Railway, extracts from A Line of Railway Cameron, W.N. 1992   sc $24.50
Rail - The Steam Locomotives of New Zealand, the Formative Years 1872-1908 booklet Bullock, Ian nd   sc $5.50
Rail - Trains at Work in the North Island Murphy, J.A. / Radcliffe, G.T. 1973   sc $5.50
Rail - Trains at Work in the South Island Murphy, J.A. / Radcliffe, G.T. 1973   sc $5.50
Rail - Trains at Work on the West Coast Murphy, J.A. / Radcliffe, G.T. 1974   sc $5.50
Redemption Songs - A Life of Te Kooti Arikirangi Te Turuki Binney, Judith 1997   sc $24-$39.95
Reed Book of Maori Exploration - stories of voyaging and discovery Reed, A.W. 2006 D/Ja hb $32.00
Reeds' New Zealand Christmas Annual - damaged A.H. & A.W.Reed 1947-48   sc $5.50
Robbery by Deceit (Billion Dollar Rip-Off of God's Own) - the real history of Maunganui Bluff Titford, Allan 1998 spiral sc $35.00
Samuel Butler at Mesopotamia Maling, Peter Bromley 1960   sc $9.50
Savage Life and Scenes in Australia and New Zealand - being an artist's impressions of countries and people at the Antipodes with numerous illustrations originally published in 1847, here reproduced as 2-volumes in 1 Angas, George French FACS   hb $42.00
Shadows on the Land - signs of the Maori past Ell, Gordon 1985   sc $12.50
Small Birds of the New Zealand Bush Power, Elaine 1970 D/Ja hb $10.00
Some Aspects of Maori Myth and Religion - Dominion Museum Monograph No.1 Best, Elsdon 1973   sc $12.50
Stone Music - A New Zealand Sequence - illustrated poetry Strahan, Lynne / Dunlop, Brian 2001 D/Ja hb $15.00
Tarawera - the destruction of the pink and white terraces Conly, Geoff 2006   sc $22.50
Te Arawa - a History of the Arawa People Stafford, D.M. 1967 D/Ja hb $145.00
Te Mahi Kete - Maori Basketry for Beginners Pendergrast, Mick 1986   sc $85.00
Te Manawa o Tuhoe - the Heart of the Tuhoe - photographs O'Connor, Terry / Melbourne, Hirini 1997   sc $18.50
Te Rauparaha - a new perspective Burns, Patricia 1983   sc $36.00
The Arts of the Maori Instructional Booklet - Action Songs Arts and Crafts Branch, Dept of Education, Wellington 1972   sc $5.50
The Arts of the Maori Instructional Booklet - Carving Arts and Crafts Branch, Dept of Education, Wellington 1970   sc $5.50
The Arts of the Maori Instructional Booklet - Ceremonial Costume Arts and Crafts Branch, Dept of Education, Wellington 1972   sc $5.50
The Arts of the Maori Instructional Booklet - Single Long Poi Arts and Crafts Branch, Dept of Education, Wellington 1972   sc $5.50
The Arts of the Maori Instructional Booklet - Tukutuku and Kowhaiwhai Arts and Crafts Branch, Dept of Education, Wellington 1976   sc $5.50
The Bay of Islands Lee, Jack 2006   sc $10.00
The Coming of the Maori Buck, Sir Peter / Te Rangi Hiroa 1970   hb $24.00
The Coming of the Maori Buck, Sir Peter / Te Rangi Hiroa 1949 D/Ja hb $32.00
The Coming of the Pakeha to Auckland Province Horsman, John 1971 D/Ja hb $10.00
The Evolution of a City - Christchurch and its suburbs Morrison, J.P. 1948 D/Ja hb $10.00
The Great Carved House Mataatua of Whakatane Phillipps, W.J. / Wadmore, Dr J.C. nd   sc $12.50
The Great New Zealand Myth - a study of the discovery and origin traditions of the Maori Simmons, D.R. 1976   hb $45.00
The Historic Bay of Plenty - Te Papa C.M.S. Mission Station 1835-1883 Bull, Stanley 1999   sc $10.00
The Life and Times of a Good Keen Man Crump, Barry 1992 D/Ja hb $16.50
The Maori as he was Best, Elsdon 1974 D/ja hb $19.95
The Maori Division of Time - Dominion Museum Monograph No.4 Best, Elsdon 1959   sc $12.50
The Maori History & Places Names of Hawke's Bay Buchanan, J.D.H. / Simmons, D.R. 1973 D/Ja hb $55.00
The Maori School of Learning - its objects, methods and ceremonial - Dominion Museum Monograph No.6 Best, Elsdon 1959   sc $12.50
The Moa-hunter Period of Maori Culture Duff, Roger / Skinner, H.D. 1956   hb $28.00
The Musket Wars - a history of inter-iwi conflict 1806-45 Crosby, R.D. 2001   sc $55.00
The New Zealand Wars - A Brief History Wright, Matthew 2014   sc $9.50
The New Zealand Wars and the pioneering period - 2 volume set  Cowan, James 1983 D/Ja hb $125.00
The New Zealand Wars and the Victorian interpretation of racial conflict Belich, James 1998   sc $10.00
The Old Whaling Days - a history of Southern New Zealand from 1830 to 1840 McNab, Robert 1975 D/Ja hb $10.00
The Ordeal of William Larnach Knight, Hardwicke 1993   sc $10.00
The Pa Maori - an account of the fortified villages of the Maori in pre-European and modern times Best, Elsdon 1975   hb $45.00
The Pacific Readers - Reader 6, Southern Cross Series - worn Whitcombe & Tombs Limited nd   hb $5.50
The Shadow of the Land - a Study of British Policy and Racial Conflict in New Zealand 1832-1852 Wards, Ian 1968 D/Ja hb $40.00
The South Explored Hall-Jones, John 1998 D/ja hb $20.00
The Stone Implements of the Maori Best, Elsdon 1974   hb $45.00
The Story of New Zealand: Past and Present - Savage and Civilized in two volumes (volume 1 poor condition) Thomson, Arthur S 1859   hb $85.00
The Strangest War - the story of the Maori Wars of New Zealand 1860-1872 Holt, Edgar 1962 D/Ja hb $16.50
The Treaty and its Times - the illustrated history Moon, Paul / Biggs, Peter 2004 D/Ja hb $45.00
The Wairere Track - Ancient Highway of Maori and Missionary Matheson, A.H. 1975   sc $20.00
The Whare Kohanga and its Lore Best, Elsdon 1975   hb $24.00
Treasures from the Land - Crafts from New Zealand, exhibition booklet various 1985   sc $5.50
Tuhoe - The Children of the Mist 2-volume set
A sketch of the origin, history, myths and beliefs of the Tuhoe tribe of the Maori of New Zealand; with some account of other early tribes of the Bay of Plenty district
Best, Elsdon 1972/1973 D/Ja hb $225.00
Urewera National Park - Handbook Urewera National Park Board 1968   sc $10.00
Vision & Reality Christchurch's cathedral in the square Brown, Colin     sc $10.00
War in the Tussock - Te Kooti and the Battle at Te Porere Wilson, Ormond 1961   sc $19.95
Westland's Golden Sixties Halket Millar, J 1959 D/Ja hb $15.00
Whaleship arrivals at Mangonui, Whangaroa, Auckland and other Northern New Zealand Ports McFarland Alexander, Lindsay 2013   sc $65.00
White Chief - the story of a Pakeha-Maori - the colour life and times of Judge F E Maning of the Hokianga Nicholson, John 2006   sc $15.00
Yesterday's New Earth - New Zealand's Geothermal Landscape Potton, Craig / Wood, Peter 1990 D/Ja hb $15.00