New Zealand Antique Prints
& Rare Books

The On-line
Gallery

Books may also be seen at:


New Zealand Birds’
(The Greytown Gallery)

65 Wood Street
Post Office Box 146
Greytown, 5742
Wairarapa
New Zealand

Mobile: +64 (0)27 508 5078 narena@nzbirds.com

Announcements:

  • 20 May 2012
  • A start has been made to the Postcard Section (before July!). direct link to new section.
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  • 14 May 2012
  • Some reasonable progress being made with the W3C Markup Validation project. Three more sections completed so far in May 2012. Entomology, Mammology and Mollusca & Fish & Shells.
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  • 1 May 2012
  • The Postcard section has been delayed. Now expect to have it active by July 2012
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  • 16 February 2012
  • Sitemap now in place and operational
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  • 21 January 2012
  • First of the ephemera section now up and running
  • Ephemera other (misc), direct link to new section.
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  • 8 January 2012
  • A major upgrade is underway, continuing through March 2012.
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  • The main goal is to improve navigation throughout the site.
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  • Another expected outcome from the upgrade is to make the New Zealand Antique Prints and Rare Books web site conform to W3C Markup standards wherever possible. Conforming pages will display the W3C validation icon.
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  • To learn more about validation and its importance use this LINK to the W3C web site.
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  • New Section to be added
  • We will be adding an ephemera section including New Zealand Postcards.
  • Target date: — [Feb. 2012]February 2012.
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Navigation

  • Follow the white arrow in the blue navigation strip above to gain access to various sections of New Zealand Antique Prints & Rare Books. As you hover over any given rectangle you will see the name of a section in the large middle rectangle. Click and you will go to the section named.
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  • At the completion of the upgrade this navigation strip will appear on all pages.

General information

  • Hover over the images in most sections for a short description of that image. In many cases the image will link to a relevant page, too.

Additional Prints listed

Includes the previous 6 months ONLY

Additional Books listed

Includes the previous 6 months ONLY
  • NEW Listings (July 2011)
  • NEW Listings (August 2011)
  • NEW Listings (September 2011)
  • NEW Listings (October 2011)
  • NEW Listings (November 2011)
  • NEW Listings (December 2011)

W3C Markup Validation complete in the following sections

  • The Archive Section — [Jan. 2012]
  • Terms of Sale — [Jan. 2012]
  • The About files — [Jan. 2012]
  • Site files — [Jan. 2012]
  • All Section index files — [Jan. 2012]
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  • Entire Botanical section (ALL files), including botanical archive. — [Feb. 2012]
  • Entire Ephemera section (ALL files), including ephemera archive. — [Feb. 2012]
  • Entire Entomology section (ALL files), including ephemera archive. — [May 2012]
  • Entire Mammology section (ALL files), including ephemera archive. — [May 2012]
  • Entire Mollusca & Fish & Shells section (ALL files), including ephemera archive. — [May 2012]

Supported Browsers

  • Mozilla Firefox 2 & 3
  • Internet Explorer 8, sometimes 7.
  • Safari 5.1.2
  • Chrome
  • Opera
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  • Safari does not work well in the book section: If you hover over a thumbnail it will move. You must press and hold the left mouse button to cause the larger image to show. Even then an overlay will partially obscure the image (exasperating!).
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  • In Mozilla and Firefox you need only click the thumbnail for the larger image to show.