Capricorn Books

Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
Seller Id
ISBN
Advanced Search
 
 
Browse By Category
American History & Travel
Animation, Cartoons & Comics
Antiques & Collectibles
Architecture/Interior Design
Art - Book Illustration/Illustrators
Art - Canadian
Art - First Nations/Indigenous Art
Art - General
Art Instruction (Incl. Woodworking)
Books About Books
British History
Business, Finance
Canada - Architecture
Canada - Biography
Canada - British Columbia
Canada - Folklore/Mythology
Canada - General
Canada - Maritime Provinces
Canada - Native Peoples
Canada - Natural History

View all Categories
 
Gift Card
Checkout a Gift Card


 
Go To:

Global Book Town
The independent online bookstores on Global Book Town have nearly a million used, rare and out of print books.

 

 
 
 

Move your mouse over an image to pause it
Click the image to view.

Author Name    Ihimaera, Witi.

Title   POUNAMU POUNAMU.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Very Good -

Jacket Condition   Good

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   Auckland Heinemann 1972

Inscription   Inscribed By Author

Seller ID   29668

132 pp, 8 5/8" H. B&w decorations. Inscribed on title page: Arohanui, / Witi". "(T)he first collection of short stories by a Maori writer to be published. (This) is Witi Ihimaera's distinctive view of rural Maori life. It deals with happiness and sadness and always, with aroha. It is his personal vision of Maori life as it is now and of its values now. It has been written both with anger and with love - aroha - in the hope that such a life, the values of that life, will never be lost." Contents: A Game of Cards; Beginning of the Tournament; The Makutu on Mrs Jones; Fire on Greenstone; The Other Side of the Fence; In Search of the Emerald City; One Summer Morning; The Child; The Whale; Tangi. Very small bump at top edge of rear board and at top/bottom of spine, soft wrinkling at top corner of page leaf 107/108, several pages with small light wrinkles at bottom edge - two with very tiny chip, tiny crease at bottom corner of page 1 to 14, some small soft wrinkles on preliminary pages. Dust jacket has light to moderate edge wear/creasing - mainly at top/bottom of spine and flap-folds, a few tiny scuffs, a few small edge tears archivally taped, minor rubbing, now protected in a mylar sleeve.

Price = 50.00 USD


Also available.
THE BLACK BONSPIEL OF WILLIE MacCRIMMON.
Mitchell, W.O. Illustrated by Wesley W. Bates.
10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

HATESHIP, FRIENDSHIP, COURTSHIP, LOVESHIP, MARRIAGE., Munro, Alice.
HATESHIP, FRIENDSHIP, COURTSHIP, LOVESHIP, MARRIAGE.
Munro, Alice.
22.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

BELLS RUNG BACKWARDS.  (CONTAINS:  THE ROSEWOOD DOOR; THE WOMAN IN THE WAY; THE HONEY IN THE WALL; JOHN GLADWIN SAYS; THE PAINTED FACE.), Onions, Oliver.  (also known as George Oliver.)  Dust jacket art by Biro.
BELLS RUNG BACKWARDS. (CONTAINS: THE ROSEWOOD DOOR; THE WOMAN IN THE WAY; THE HONEY IN THE WALL; JOHN GLADWIN SAYS; THE PAINTED FACE.)
Onions, Oliver. (also known as George Oliver.) Dust jacket art by Biro.
67.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE WAY OF THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL.
Orczy, Baroness.
50.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE LAST SUMMER.
Pasternak, Boris. Translated by George Reavey.
10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

STORIES BY ENGLISH AUTHORS: ITALY. (CONTAINS: A FAITHFUL RETAINER; BIANCA; GONERIL; THE BRIGAND'S BRIDE AND MRS. GENERAL TALBOYS.)
Payn, James; Norris, W.E.; Robinson, A. Mary; Oliphant, Laurence; and Trollope, Anthony.
10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

SUNDAY BEST., Phillips, Edward O.  Dust jacket art by Shelley Browning.
SUNDAY BEST.
Phillips, Edward O. Dust jacket art by Shelley Browning.
17.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE MICE WILL PLAY., Phillips, Edward O.  Inscribed by author.
THE MICE WILL PLAY.
Phillips, Edward O. Inscribed by author.
22.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE LANDLADY'S NIECE., Phillips, Edward O.  Signed by author.  Dust jacket art by Dave Calver.
THE LANDLADY'S NIECE.
Phillips, Edward O. Signed by author. Dust jacket art by Dave Calver.
25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

BURIED ON SUNDAY., Phillips, Edward.  Inscribed by author.  Cover art by Clive Dobson.
BURIED ON SUNDAY.
Phillips, Edward. Inscribed by author. Cover art by Clive Dobson.
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

WHERE THERE'S A WILL..., Phillips, Edward.  Inscribed by author.  Dust jacket art by Tibor and Peter Kovalik.
WHERE THERE'S A WILL...
Phillips, Edward. Inscribed by author. Dust jacket art by Tibor and Peter Kovalik.
20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

CONNIE WOODLAND., Phillpotts, Eden.
CONNIE WOODLAND.
Phillpotts, Eden.
20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

 


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to info@CapricornBooks.ca
Copyright©2017. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie