Te Whare Taonga o Kororareka

Facsimiles and Historic Reprints Books

Tales of the Angler’s Eldorado – Zane Grey’s account of a visit to New Zealand in 1926 including game fishing in the Bay of Islands.
$80
Narrative of a Voyage to New Zealand – Volumes 1 & 2 – J.L. Nicholas’ account of his travels through NZ
$75
Waitangi – Ninety-Four Years After – T.Lindsay Buick
$40
Journal kept in New Zealand in 1820 – by Ensign Alexander McCrea
$25
New Zealand in 1839 – J.D.Lang shrewd commentary on Maori / European interaction in the Bay of Islands at the time.
$35
Journey in Northern Island of New Zealand – W.R.Wade’s account 1842.
$60
Fifty Years Ago in New Zealand – W.Colenso.  The introduction of printing.
$30
Reminiscences of 12 months service in New Zealand – Lieut. H F McKillop – A midshipman’s account of the War in the North 1845.
$35
Remarks on New Zealand in February 1846 by Robert Fitzroy
$30
Captain Marion by Alexandre Dumas. An account of the murder of Captain Marion de Fresne at the Bay of Islands, 1772
$40
Ancient Tide-Lore and Tales of the Sea from the two ends of the world by William Colenso
$35
New Zealand (Vol 1 and 2 combined) – J.S.Polack.
$75
Old New Zealand – A tale of the good old times by a Pakeha Maori with an introduction by the Earl of Pembroke
$40
The Mair Family – by J C Anderson and G C Petersen. Comprehensive history of one of earliest European families to settle in NZ. Gilbert Mair settled in the Bay of Islands in 1825.
$80
The Whaling Trade in Old NZ – by LS Rickard. An attempt to give the whalers story and to outline the rise and fall of the old whaling trade.
$50