Dustjacket has chips to spine and margins, and extensive tears with tape repairs to rear panel. Dustjacket protected in archival mylar cover. ; Volume Two only of three volumes. xvi, 483,  pages + frontispiece + plates + maps (6 folding). Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Page dimensions: 243 x 148mm. Military history, World War Two. ; Official History of New Zealand in the Second World War 1939-45. Bookseller Inventory # 17798
Title: New Zealanders with the Royal Air Force - ...
Publisher: War History Branch / Department of Internal Affairs
Publication Date: 1956
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Fair
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description War History Branch, Department o, 1956. Hardcover. Book Condition: Acceptable. Discolouration, staining, substantial wear and tear to dust jacket with several large pieces missing; is in separate pieces. Considerable damage to boards with bumping, discolouration and marks, boards have large dent which has pierced front board. Page edges grubby and tanned with foxing creeping into the pages. Smudges and other marks on several pages. Previous owner name on ffep. Hinges and binding intact. GRADED COMMENSURATE WITH AGE OF BOOK PLEASE BE AWARE THIS BOOK IS PRE 1965 AND THE GRADE WILL REFLECT ITS AGE Major signs of wear and tear. Very well read. Reading copy only. May not be for the collector or suitable as a present unless hard to find elsewhere SECURE DAILY POSTING FROM UK. 30 DAY GUARANTEE. Bookseller Inventory # mon0001395736
Book Description War History Branch, Department of Internal Affairs, Wellington, New Zealand, 1956. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. First edition. Hardcover in blue cloth boards. No dust jacket. First printing of first edition. Book is crisp and fresh, with a touch of light overall wear. Binding is tight and corners are sharp. Spine ends are worn. Inked birthday message on half-title page. Book II of the official history of New Zealand in World War II. Includes photos and pristine folding maps. 8vo. 483 pp. Heavy--will require additional postage if shipped outside the U.S. Bookseller Inventory # 86751
Book Description Department of Internal Affairs, Wellington, 1956. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. Large 8vo. Official History of New Zealand in the Second World War. Vol. 2 of 3 Vol. set. xvi, 483 pp, B/W plates 6 fold out maps & 11 in text. Light wear to cover edges, insc. in ink on ffep. Bookseller Inventory # 10156
Book Description War History Branch, Department of Internal Affairs, Wellington, New Zealand. First Edition. Hardbacks. A very good three volume set in blue cloth lettered in gilt. Volumes II and III are in good dustwrappers. (Volume I lacks the dustwrapper). Published in 1953, 1956 and 1959 respectively. Approx. 1300 pages in total. Numerous illustrations and maps, some folding. Nearly 11,000 New Zealanders served with the Royal Air Force during the Second World War, of whom 3,290 lost their lives. These official New Zealand War History volumes record their services against the background of the war in the air. Bookseller Inventory # 19405
Book Description Wellington, R. E. Owen - Government Printer by Authority / Christchurch, Whitcombe & Sons (Distributor); 1953-1955., 1955. xxiv, 408; xvi, 483 (1); xv, 409 (1); xv, 343 (1) pages; with many photographic illustrations on glossy-paper plates and many, some coloured and folded geographical maps. - Publisher's gilt-titled red cloth-bindings with blindstamped coat-of-arms at frontpanel and illustrated dustjackets (except 'RAF I'); large-8vo.(ca. 24,5 x 17 x 16,5 cm; ca. 3,9 kg.). 1st editions, clothbound originals; 4 Volumes (the Air Force) complete, with detailed lists of illustrations and of maps, indexes. - Dustjackets partly used (1 missing), some front flyleves with australian Exlibris 'E. J. Insull'; else in best condition. --- Many more volumes of the New-Zealand-Series and related Official-Second-World-War-Reports (Australia, Canada, Great Britain, South Africa, U.S.A. etc.) in stock. . . isbn B00YI4AV1M. Bookseller Inventory # 1509191071z065
Book Description Published by War History Branch, Department of Internal Affairs, Wellington, New Zealand. First Editions Published in , 1955, 1956 and 1959 respectively. 1955/1959., 1953. Uniform matching first edition hard back binding in publisher's original airforce blue cloth covers, gilt title and author lettering to the spines, blind insignia and to the front covers. 8vo. 10'' x 6½''. Contains [xxiv] 408; [xvi] 483; [xv] 409; [xv] 343 printed pages of text with folding maps, monochrome plates throughout. Official history WW2 of the RNZAF. The history covers the development of the RNZAF as well as the combat fought by the RNZAF predominantly in the Pacific war. This rare text is one of four Official New Zealand histories detailing the contribution to victory of New Zealand airforce personnel; the first three volumes dealing with the role of New Zealanders in the RAF. Fine condition books in Very Good condition dust wrappers with small nicks and rubbing of the paper to the spine ends and corners. Dust wrappers supplied in archive acetate film protection, it does not adhere to the book or to the dust wrapper. Heavy set. Member of the P.B.F.A. ROYAL AIR FORCE. Bookseller Inventory # 86832
Book Description War History Branch, Department of Internal Affairs, Wellington. Half-Leather. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: None. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 1953 and 1956. 25.5 cm, 408 & 483 pp, folding maps, plates, presentation half-leather binding. Minute nicks at spine. VG copies of both the European Theatre Volumes. A heavy pair - overseas buyers please ask for a freight quote. Bookseller Inventory # 003932