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Image for Glenorchy 1804-1964.

Glenorchy 1804-1964.

By: ALEXANDER, Alison.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Glenorchy City Council: 1986

Seller ID: 5077


Sketches and maps by Mollie Tomlin. 382pp, illustrated. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper )a few small chips to the edges, now in protective sleeve). A very good clean copy. Owner's name on half-title. ***Traces the history of Glenorchy from its early days as a farming settlement through urbanisation, to the achievement of city status in 1964. View more info

Dunorlan : the changing face of rural Tasmania.

By: CARR, Nell.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Taroona (Tas), Desdemona Press: 2002

Seller ID: 35525


[28]pp, illustrated. Stapled in wrappers. *** 'An essay on the history of Dunorlan.' View more info

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SANDY BAY.

By: GOC, Nicola.

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Hobart, Gentrx Publications: 1997

Seller ID: 5259


4to. 344pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w, place ribbon. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. ***Signed by the author. ISBN 0646331221 ***The half-title adds: 'a social history'. The print-run of 1000 copies sold out within a few months of publication. View more info

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SANDY BAY.

By: GOC, Nicola.

Price: $185.00

Publisher: Hobart, Gentrx Publications: 1997

Seller ID: 34890


4to. 344pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w, place ribbon. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (extremities a little rubbed and one closed tear at the head of the front flap-fold, now in protective sleeve). The volume is slightly canted, as often, and there is slight damp marking to the top corners of early and late pages but with no adhesion; otherwise a good clean copy. Author's inscription on the half-title. ISBN 0646331221 ***The half-title adds: 'a soc... View more info

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The Roof of Tasmania : a history of the Central Plateau.

By: JETSON, Tim.

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Launceston, Pelion Press: 1989

Seller ID: 11246


Small 4to. 174pp, illustrated. Soft covers. A very good+ clean copy. ISBN 0731672143 ***The only thorough work on this 'remote and little-known region of rugged beauty and unpredictable weather': the Aboriginal inhabitants; European exploration; bushrangers; the development of the pastoral, fishing and fur industries; and the generation of hydro-electricity. View more info

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Beyond the Ramparts : a bicentennial history of Circular Head, Tasmania.

By: PINK, Kerry & Annette Ebdon.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Smithton, Circular Head History Group: 1988

Seller ID: 4501


#165 of 250 copies, signed by the authors (the numbering is at the foot of the rear blurb of the wrapper, the signatures on the title-page). 268pp, illustrated, index. Maroon cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (extremities a trifle rubbed, now in protective sleeve). A very good to fine clean copy. ISBN 0731632885 View more info

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Battery Point : today and yesterday.

By: ROWNTREE, Amy.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hobart, Adult Education Board of Tas/Melbourne University Press: 1968

Seller ID: 5005


With Appendices on Anglesea Barracks by Brigadier E.M. Dollery and W.H. Hudspeth. Reprint. 138pp, vi (index), black and white illustrations and photographs, including maps. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ***Still the only published history of Hobart's historic Battery Point. View more info