antique images

(Natural History)


(New Zealand)



(Artists / Editors)




(ordered by author / editor)


(ordered by title)

TERMS OF SALE  & other general sales information
from Vivarium Naturae, the Naturalist's Miscellany by Shaw & Nodder, 1790-1813 -- Poe Bee Eater (Tui) from Vivarium Naturae, the Naturalist's Miscellany by Shaw & Nodder, 1790-1813 -- Red-tailed Tropic-bird

Contact Details:

  • Narena Olliver
  • New Zealand Birds
  • Post Office Box 146
  • Greytown, 5742
  • Wairarapa,
  • New Zealand
  • Mobile: +64 (0)27 508 5078


  • No delivery will be made until payment is received, and all shipping and address details are clear and unequivocal.

Damage to Products

  • Orders damaged during shipping should be sent back to New Zealand Birds within 7 days of receiving them. They will be replaced and postage refunded.

Payment Options

  • Both New Zealand Antique Prints & Rare Books and the NZ Birds' Store offer secure payment transactions through PayPal.
  • Within New Zealand a direct bank credit is also an acceptable method of payment.
  • GST may apply to transactions within New Zealand.

Returns - Refund

  • Items purchased may be returned within 7 days of receiving them. Postage will not be refunded, unless damage was incurred during shipping.
  • Please make sure that the goods are returned unused, resaleable or in the condition they were received.


  • We can ship to virtually any address in the world. We ship our products within 3 business days following the receipt of payment.
  • All our products are shipped from New Zealand via New Zealand Post, the largest and a most reputable New Zealand postal carrier. Items are individually packaged using appropriate materials to best protect your purchase.
  • Shipping charges include postage ( *** economy air freight *** ) and packaging.
  • Overseas delivery time using economy air freight.
  • (These are approximate times only.)
  • Australia:          6-12 working days
  • South Pacific:    15-25 working days
  • North America and East Asia: 10-25 working days
  • UK/Europe:       14-25 working days
  • Rest of World:   15-25 working days
  • New Zealand: standard post approximately 2 days to deliver.
  • NOTE:
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  • For example:
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  • You may be subject to import duties and taxes, which are levied once the package reaches your country. Additional charges in the country of destination must be borne by you; we have no control over these charges and cannot predict what they may be. Customs policies vary widely from country to country; you should contact your local customs office for further information.
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