NZHunting

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Sub-title

Author

Publisher

Published

Pages

Size

Condition

Price

Comment

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The Eye of the Hunter

 

Anderson, John A

Heinemann Reed

1988

viii 230p

4to

D-J (patches of fading front, spine, tape residue inside, in archival wrapper) Paper over boards Slight rubbing base  Slight inscription FEP  VG

85

With maps and illustrations, the author's Fiordland hunting tales, an area he has been tramping sine 1949

5.500000

18.000000

36.000000

38.000000

40.000000

The Eye of the Hunter

 

Anderson, John A

Heinemann Reed

1988

viii 230p

4to

D-J (patches of fading front, spine, in archival wrapper) Paper over boards Slight rubbing base Slight bumping fore-corners VG

170

Signed and inscribed by the author, with maps and illustrations, the author's Fiordland hunting tales, an area he has been tramping sine 1949

5.000000

18.000000

36.000000

38.000000

40.000000

The New Zealand Pig Hunter's Handbook

and resource guide

Askin, Paul

The Halcyon Press

2010

192

8vo

Soft card covers with flaps over spiral binding Near Fine

25

With illustrations, a very useful guide to pig hunting in New Zealand, from getting started, to getting and using dogs, to gear to processing

5.000000

15.000000

30.000000

32.000000

34.000000

The Sika

 

Banwell, D Bruce

The Halcyon Press

2009 Updated edition (1999)

160

8vo

P-B Slight fading spine VG - Near Fine

35

With maps and illustrations, the updated edition of the first  book of the big game records series

5.000000

13.000000

27.000000

29.000000

31.000000

The Rusa, the Sambar and the Whitetail Deer

 

Banwell, D Bruce

The Halcyon Press

2006

280

8vo

P-B  Near Fine

35

With maps and illustrations, volume four in the New Zealand big game records series

5.500000

20.000000

40.000000

44.000000

48.000000

The Alpine Chamois

 

Banwell, D Bruce

The Halcyon Press

2013

254

8vo

P-B Near Fine

40

With maps and illustrations, volume seven in the New Zealand big game records series

5.000000

17.000000

35.000000

40.000000

42.000000

The Red Stags of the Rakaia

 

Banwell, D Bruce

Reed

1970

165

8vo

D-J (rubbing and chips extremities, small pieces missing,  in archival plastic) Paper over boards   VG

145

The history and development of the deer herd first liberated in South Canterbury in 1897, with maps and illustrations

5.500000

18.000000

36.000000

38.000000

40.000000

The Royal Stags of Windsor

The saga of the Windsor Great Park Red deer in New Zealand and Australia

Banwell, D Bruce

The Halcyon Press, The Australian Deer Research Foundation

1994

288

4to

D-J Slight bump top spine Near Fine

65

With maps and illustrations, the complex history of the development of this deer strain in Australia and New Zealand, the liberations, and the trophy animals

5.000000

22.000000

41.000000

47.000000

49.000000

The Red Deer Part 1

 

Banwell, D Bruce

The Halcyon Press

2009

320

8vo

P-B  Near Fine

35

With maps and illustrations, volume five part 1 in the New Zealand big game records series

5.500000

18.000000

36.000000

40.000000

44.000000

The Wapiti    New Zealand Big Game Records Series Vol 2

 

Banwell, D Bruce (comp)

The Halcyon Press

2001

192

8vo

P-B Fine

60

With maps, drawings and illustrations, covers the origins, liberation, spread, hunting and the top trophies taken in New Zealand

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

34.000000

34.000000

Waterfowl Hunting in Southern New Zealand

 

Barlow, Maida (ed, et al)

Southland Acclimatisation Society

1984

65p (3p)

8vo

D-J Near Fine

30

A nice copy of this nicely illustrated study of duck and fowl shooting in Southland, with practical help

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Trappers Hunters 'n' Co.

 

Blake, Wayne

The Halcyon Press

2008

376

8vo

P-B  Near Fine

30

With illustrations, a detailed recounting of adventures in fur, deer, Forest Service, crayfishing, when every man was his own boss

5.000000

19.000000

35.000000

41.000000

46.000000

Hooked on Hunting  stories from the bush

 

Brenstrum, Martin

Wily Publications

2009

237p (1p)

4to

D-J (fading spine) Plasticised boards VG - Near Fine

40

With illustrations, a book about the author's deer and possum hunting during the 1970s and 80s in the North Island

6.000000

35.000000

60.000000

66.000000

72.000000

River to Ridge

 

Burdon, Brian

The Halcyon Press

2002

159

8vo

P-B Near Fine

30

With illustrations, a mix of stories from over the years, from hunting deer, to pigs, to fish

5.500000

14.000000

28.000000

30.000000

32.000000

Hunting for a Buck

 

Burdon, Brian

The Halcyon Press

1994

157

8vo

P-B VG - Near Fine

25

With illustrations, the author's experiences in the Wildlife Service, the Forest Service and Pest Destruction Boards

5.000000

13.000000

27.000000

29.000000

31.000000

The Secret to Hunting

 

Butler, Kerry

Author Pub

2014

189p (1p)

8vo

P-B Near Fine

30

With illustrations, a revised and up-dated edition of the author's original limited edition 'To Hunt in the Bush', with practical advice and hunting tips thrown in

5.000000

12.000000

24.000000

26.000000

28.000000

The Boar and the Pig Dog

 

Carr, Reg

Reed

1996

237

8vo

Laminated boards Paper browning VG

25

With illustrations, a sequence of tales from 1980 to 1993 of the author's experiences out with the dogs and the pigs

5.000000

13.000000

27.000000

29.000000

31.000000

A Deer Culler's Tale

 

Drangsholt, Dave

The Halcyon Press

2010 Reprint edition (2007)

240

8vo

P-B Fine

25

With illustrations, the author's life as a hunter in Australia and a deer culler working for the Wildlife Service in New Zealand

5.000000

19.000000

33.000000

37.000000

38.000000

Huntin' Hogs   continuing a hunting legacy

 

Firmin, Peter 'PJ'

The Halcyon Press

2010

248

8vo

P-B VG - Near Fine

30

With illustrations, hunting in the shadow of his fore-bears, learning from them, and carrying through the lessons, and memories, into the new generations

5.000000

16.000000

32.000000

34.000000

36.000000

Hunting in New Zealand

 

Forrester, R ; Illingworth, N

Reed

1967

265

8vo

D-J (in plastic)  Slight tape signs FEs  VG

30

Personal and national experience, as well as a guide for hunters, with illustrations

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

34.000000

34.000000

The Chopper Boys

New Zealand's Helicopter Hunters

Forrester, Rex

Whitcoulls

1987 reprint (1983)

168

4to

P-B Covers laminated, slight lifting of laminate  VG

25

The edition of this now-classic New Zealand hunting book, with many illustrations

5.000000

16.000000

32.000000

34.000000

36.000000

Hunting For Love & For Money

the experiences of a New Zealand hunter

Gale, Alex M

The Halcyon Press

1997

158

8vo

P-B Slight crease fore-corners VG - Near Fine

38

With illustrations, deer hunting in Fiordland in the 1960s and 1970s and beyond, into the era of live capture

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

37.000000

41.000000

The Sika Hunters

 

Gale, Alex M

The Halcyon Press

2009

264

8vo

P-B Fine

30

With maps, illustrations and advertising matter, a collection of the stories of sika hunters in the North Island, with their trophies

5.000000

19.000000

34.000000

38.000000

40.000000

They don't come easy  the hunting challenge

 

Gale, Alex M

The Halcyon Press

2004

224

8vo

P-B Fading spine Slight nick out of front fore-edge VG

25

With illustrations, the author's second book of hunting tales and advice

5.000000

12.000000

24.000000

26.000000

28.000000

Smash & Grab

 

Hampshire, Allan

The Halcyon Press

2008

160

8vo

P-B  Near Fine

30

With illustrations, hunting for pig in North Island highlands and wild areas

5.000000

14.000000

26.000000

29.000000

29.000000

Guns and Game

 

Harris, Lynn H

Halcyon Press

1998

157

8vo

P-B Fine

28

From the author of the New Zealand Firearm Handbook, a detailed study of the process and practice of hunting in NZ, with illustrations

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Australia and New Zealand Shooter's Omnibus

 

Hungerford, Rodger (ed)

Reed

1980

175

Small 4to

D-J Near Fine

25

Compilation, covering how to use guns, what to do, and general advice

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Hell for Leather

 

Janes, Charlie

Reed

1995 reprint edition (1992)

200

8vo

P-B Fading spine VG - Near Fine

30

With illustrations, the author's second book, the red-tape involved in his own airstrip and the hunting in between

5.000000

14.000000

26.000000

29.000000

29.000000

Bulls Bucks & Bureaucrats

the Lilybank Safari Lodge story

Joll, Gary

The Halcyon Press

2010

256

8vo

P-B Fine

25

With illustrations, the story of this world-class guided hunting operation based around Lake Tekapo

5.000000

18.000000

32.000000

36.000000

37.000000

A Hard Shot in the Hills

 

Lester, 'Big Al'

Reed

2006

220p (3p catalogue)

8vo

P-B Near Fine

20

With illustrations, further tales of hunting, and hunters, including on Stewart Island

5.000000

12.000000

24.000000

26.000000

28.000000

It's A Bit Rugged, Mate

 

Lester, 'Big Al'

Raupo, Penguin

2014

416

8vo

P-B VG

25

With illustrations and drawings, more yarns about New Zealand hunting, full of mishap and mayhem, as usual

5.500000

16.000000

32.000000

34.000000

36.000000

Aerial Hunter  the Dick Deaker story

 

Marshall, Graeme

The Halcyon Press

2016 Reprint edition (2009)

176

8vo

Soft card covers with faps Near Fine

32

With illustrations, the story of a 'veteran' of the wild deer recovery industry, working from deer culler to helicopter pilot

5.500000

15.000000

30.000000

32.000000

34.000000

Keen as Mustard

 

May, Graham

The Halcyon Press

2011

206

8vo

P-B Near Fine

35

With illustrations, further hunting adventures with the author, out in the wilds of New Zealand and Australia

5.000000

16.000000

30.000000

37.000000

41.000000

You'll Learn No Harm from the Hills

 

McConochie, Newton

Reed

1966

199p (1p)

8vo

D-J (chips, in archival wrapper) Paper over boards Owner's details covered FEP  VG

45

With illustrations, the collected recollections of a 'Grand Old Man' of hunting in New Zealand, introduced to New Zealand's growing deer population when the Nelson herd first broke into his isolated farming home

5.000000

14.000000

28.000000

30.000000

32.000000

Shooting for the Skipper  memories of a veteran deershooter

 

McNair, Jack

Reed

1971

153p (1p) (1p catalogue)

8vo

D-J (slight fading spine, slight rubbing top spine) Paper over boards  VG - Near Fine

35

With illustrations, a life in deer hunting in New Zealand, especially in the South Island outbacks

5.500000

15.000000

30.000000

32.000000

34.000000

The Game Butcher  Wild About Meat

 

Meates, Darran

Huia Publishers

2010

170p (2p)

4to

Soft card covers with flaps  Near Fine

38

With illustrations, a guide, with recipes, to butchering  wild pig and deer, a very useful book

5.000000

18.000000

33.000000

39.000000

42.000000

Quinn of the Valley

 

Morrison, Charger

Reed

1999

163p (1p ads)

8vo

P-B Near Fine

20

A collection of yarns about Quinn who moved into the Wanganui River valley, with dogs and pigs

5.000000

13.000000

21.000000

25.000000

25.000000

Tell them I've gone pighunting

 

Ngawhika, Terry

Reed

1996

176

8vo

Laminated boards Slight bumping fore-corners VG

25

With illustrations, the author's growing experience of pighunting

5.000000

11.000000

22.000000

24.000000

26.000000

Shooting Smarter with the .22 Rifle

 

Parkes, Brad

The Halcyon Press

2004

120

4to

P-B Fine

30

With tables and illustrations, a guide to the use of the .22 and small game hunting, including techniques, targets, and end use of what you catch

5.000000

14.000000

26.000000

29.000000

29.000000

The Lure of the Hills

 

Pittaway, Bob

The Halcyon Press

2011

164

8vo

P-B Near Fine

28

With illustrations, memories of deer hunting in the hills of New Zealand

5.000000

12.000000

24.000000

26.000000

28.000000

Game Animals in New Zealand

 

Roberts, Gordon

Reed

1968

112

Oblong 8vo

D-J (slight chips) VG

12

Includes deer, pig, goat

5.000000

12.000000

19.000000

23.000000

22.000000

Biology and Management of the Wapiti of Fiordland, New Zealand

 

Smith, Michael CT

NZ Deerstalkers Assn

1974

xix 253p

8vo

P-B Crease back cover Owner's stamp TP VG - Near Fine

25

With maps, figures, and illustrations, the results of a two-year study of the wapiti and their areas in Fiordland in the late 1960s

5.000000

13.000000

27.000000

29.000000

31.000000

Rifle Sport in the South Island

 

Smith, R V Francis

Pegasus

1955 Rev (1952)

78p (map)

Small 8vo

P-B VG

35

With cover by E Mervyn Taylor, and many illustrations, a survey of the hunting animals in the South Island, and in this revised edition, further details of the records and distribution maps

5.000000

5.000000

15.000000

9.000000

17.000000

Swanning Around  a Kiwi bird's wild life

 

Swan, Kim

The Halcyon Press

2012

168

8vo

P-B Near Fine

25

With illustrations, the author's ninth book, a mix of personal ruminations and experience, including facing wild pigs on her own

5.000000

17.000000

33.000000

36.000000

39.000000

A Wild Moose Chase

 

Tustin, Ken

Wild South Books

1998

xii 224p (1p)

8vo

P-B Near Fine

28

Signed by the author, with illustrations, the author's search through the Fiordland mountains and swamps to find the elusive New Zealand moose

5.000000

13.000000

27.000000

29.000000

31.000000

New Zealand's Mountain Monarchs

 

Tustin, Ken

The Halcyon Press

2011

328

8vo

Soft card covers with flaps Near Fine

40

With illustrations, Himalayan tahr in New Zealand, and the author's search for their roots

5.000000

19.000000

38.000000

40.000000

42.000000

My Stalking Memories

 

Wilson, Major RA

The Pegasus Press

1963 2nd enlarged edition (1961)

149p (1p)

8vo

D-J (chips, small piece missing top spine, in archival wrapper) Signature FEP Thin strip browning EPs Slight foxing Top FE  VG

90

With maps and illustrations, the second, enlarged edition of this scarce New Zealand hunting biography, hunting deer and wapiti in South Westland and Fiordland

5.500000

16.000000

32.000000

34.000000

36.000000

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