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Forthcoming Books

 

pointer coverNiue 1774–1974
200 years of contact and change

Margaret Pointer

•‘A ground-breaking piece of research’

• Richly illustrated

• Highly readable and entertaining

Paperback, 170 x 245 mm, 384 pp, full colour,
ISBN 978-1-877578-95-3, $50
IN-STORE: MAR 2015

 

bennett cover imageOceanian Journeys and Sojourns
Home thoughts abroad

Edited by Judith A. Bennett

• A stimulating collection of essays

• Many engaging personal stories

• Mostly Pacific Islands authors

Paperback, 160 x 240 mm, 408 pp, ISBN 978-1-877578-81-6, $45
IN-STORE: APRIL 2015

 

hocken cover imageHocken
Prince of Collectors

Donald Kerr

• Rich history of one of NZ’s most important early book collectors

• Meticulously researched

• Companion volume to Amassing Treasures for All Times: Sir George Grey

Jacketed hardback, 155 x 240 mm, 424 pp & 40 pp photos, ISBN 978-1-877578-66-3, $60
IN-STORE: MAY 2015

 

lonie cover imageA Place to Go On From
The Collected Poems of Iain Lonie

Edited by David Howard

• Contains much previously unpublished work by a contemporary of Brasch, Baxter and Tuwhare

• Jacketed hardback

Jacketed hardback with ribbon, 140 x 210 mm, 392 pp, ISBN 978-1-927322-01-7, $50
IN-STORE: MAY 2015

 

mccarthy cover imageMigration, Ethnicity, Madness
New Zealand 1860–1910

Angela McCarthy

• Scholarly study illuminating differences between 19th-century asylums in UK and NZ

• Sources include asylum records, patient jourmals

Paperback, 156 x 234 mm, 248 pp, ISBN 978-1-927322-00-0, $45
IN-STORE: MAY 2015

 

urewera notebook cover imageThe Urewera Notebook
by Katherine Mansfield

Edited by Anna Plumridge

• A new more accurate transcription

• Authoritative annotations and new map

• Previously unpublished KM family photos

• Illuminates important new perspectives on KM’s life and character

Hardback, 156 x 234 mm, 128 pp, 20 b&w images, ISBN 978-1-877578-03-1, $49.95
IN-STORE: JUNE 2015