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Image for 100 Hobart Houses 1901-2000.

100 Hobart Houses 1901-2000.

By: MORRIS, Miranda.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Hobart, Hobart City Council: 2001

Seller ID: 12194


Oblong 4to. 232pp, profusely illustrated in colour. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good+ clean copy. ISBN 0957838018 ***From the popular exhibition held during 2000 - one house for each year of the 20th century, displaying the wide range of housing styles in the city. The print run for the hard cover issue was only 500 copies. View more info

Image for 100 Years of Excellence : Launceston High School to Launceston College 1913-2013.

100 Years of Excellence : Launceston High School to Launceston College 1913-2013.

By: WOODS, Patricia (ed).

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Launceston, The College: 2013

Seller ID: 35418


4to. xiv, 272pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0987604279 ***Includes a full reprint of the 1976 publication (by the the Launceston Matriculation College) '60 Years On' View more info

Image for 15 Beautiful Views of Hobart (Tasman Series).

15 Beautiful Views of Hobart (Tasman Series).

By: Hobart:

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Arbuckle, Waddell: nd [ late1930s?]

Seller ID: 31175


90x165mm booklet, stapled in wrappers, as issued. 15 black & white photographs: a panorama of 'Hobart and Mount Wellington from Bellerive' as centrefold. The covers faded, spine a bit worn with closed split at the head, the lettering and image still bright; clean and in good condition. Inscription inside front cover. ***Images of the city and environs, including the EZ zinc smelter at Risdon and apple-growing in the Huon Valley. One image shows a new-looking Pinnacle Roa... View more info

30 YEARS OF ROTARY IN HOBART.

By: BROOKS, G.V.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hobart, J. Walch & Sons: 1955

Seller ID: 15045


96pp, b&w photographs. Original papered boards (short split at rear joint). Occasional marks in margins. Annotation on front paste-down. Good. View more info

Image for 366 Days of Tasmania : a story for every day of the year.

366 Days of Tasmania : a story for every day of the year.

By: GUNN, Thomas.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Launceston, Footprints in the Past: 2016

Seller ID: 35181


Special issue: only ten copies thus were produced, with only five made available for sale. These were numbered 6 to 10 and signed by the author. 8vo. 168pp, illustrated in b&w. Synthetic cloth with dustwrapper. A fine clean (new) copy. ISBN 0995411603 View more info

90 years on : a Tasmanian story. The autobiography of Sir Raymond Ferrall.

By: FERRALL, R.A.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Launceston, Regal Publications: nd

Seller ID: 14954


170pp, illustrated. Soft covers, faded strips around the edges. Inscription on title-page (this too is a little faded). A good clean copy. ***One of Launceston's foremost civic and business leaders, and a card-carrying, proud-as-punch Northerner. View more info

A Catalogue of Leonard Rodway's Collection of Fungi. I. Hymenomycetes and Gasteromycetes.

By: CHANG, Yu Shyun and Gintaras Kantvilas

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hobart, TMAG: 1993

Seller ID: 27728


Tasmanian Herbarium Occasional Publication No.4. 4to. 52pp, full-page black & white portrait of Rodway. Soft covers (small sticker mark on front, a little rubbing). Covers good+, interior fine. View more info

Image for A Century of Tasmanian Methodism 1820-1920.

A Century of Tasmanian Methodism 1820-1920.

By: DUGAN, C.C.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hobart, Tasmanian Methodist Assembly: 1920

Seller ID: 5727


Small 8vo. 110pp, 5 plates. Stapled with wrappers drawn on, as issued. The pages are rather yellowed but a good to very good clean copy. View more info

Image for A Century of Tasmanian Railways, 1871-1971.

A Century of Tasmanian Railways, 1871-1971.

By: STOKES, H.J.W.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hobart, Govt. Printer: [1971]

Seller ID: 4972


Prepared for the Transport Commission, Tasmania. Small 4to. 32pp, illustrated. Stapled with soft covers drawn on. A very good clean copy. View more info

Image for A Check-List of the Mollusca of Tasmania.

A Check-List of the Mollusca of Tasmania.

By: MAY, W.L.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hobart, Government Printer: 1921

Seller ID: 4862


114pp. Staple-bound, with grey wrappers drawn on, as issued. Slight damp mark at head of front cover, minor chipping at foot of spine; the damp mark is even slighter at the top corner of the first three leaves, otherwise a good+ clean copy. View more info

A Chronicle of Methodism in Van Diemen's Land 1820-1840.

By: PRETYMAN, R.D. (ed).

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Aldersgate Press: 1970

Seller ID: 4880


#325 of 1500 numbered copies, signed by the author. 128pp. Soft covers. Edges yellowed, otherwise a very good clean copy. View more info

Image for A Donation to the Colony : the epic voyage on the 'Hannah' of German and British free settlers and their contribution to Van Diemen's Land.

A Donation to the Colony : the epic voyage on the 'Hannah' of German and British free settlers and their contribution to Van Diemen's Land.

By: MEIDL, Eva.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Forty Degrees South/German Australia Association: 2004

Seller ID: 27214


160pp, illustrated in colour and b&w. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0975723707 View more info

A Four Year Hiccup.

By: THOW, Max.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Rosny, Tasmania, Author: 1994

Seller ID: 32995


104pp, illustrated. Soft covers. Very good. ISBN 0646237594 *** The story of the Tasmanian James 'Lefty' Wright's experiences as a prisoner-of-war in Europe during World War Two. He was captured by the German army at Tobruk in May 1941. View more info

Image for A Geographical, Historical, and Topographical Description of Van Diemen's Land, with important hints to emigrants, and useful information respecting the application for grants of land…

A Geographical, Historical, and Topographical Description of Van Diemen's Land, with important hints to emigrants, and useful information respecting the application for grants of land…

By: EVANS, George William

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Heinemann: 1967

Seller ID: 4602


Facsimile (first published 1822). 140pp, coloured folding map at rear, folding frontis view of Hobart Town. Introductory Note by K.R. von Stieglitz (8pp) loosely inserted (as issued). Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (the green one, now in protective sleeve). A very good clean copy. ***This facsimile includes the map which was issued separately to the original edition and is very rarely found with it. View more info

Image for A Geographical, Historical, and Topographical Description of Van Diemen's Land, with important hints to emigrants, and useful information respecting the application for grants of land…

A Geographical, Historical, and Topographical Description of Van Diemen's Land, with important hints to emigrants, and useful information respecting the application for grants of land…

By: EVANS, George William

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Heinemann: 1967

Seller ID: 25427


Facsimile (first published 1822). 8vo. 140pp, coloured folding map at rear, folding frontis view of Hobart Town. Introductory Note by K.R. von Stieglitz (8pp) loosely inserted (as issued). Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (the cream/red one: spine sunned, now in protective sleeve). A very good clean copy. ***This facsimile includes the map which was issued separately to the original edition and is very rarely found with it. View more info

A Guide to Tasmanian Government Administration.

By: WETTENHALL, R.L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hobart, Platypus: 1968

Seller ID: 5182


348pp. Case-bound with printed cloth. Very good. View more info

Image for A History of Bridport : to commemorate the centenary of the proclamation of the township of Bridport, 1883-1983.

A History of Bridport : to commemorate the centenary of the proclamation of the township of Bridport, 1883-1983.

By: JENNINGS, J.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Bridport, Author: 1983

Seller ID: 4455


4to. xvi, 220pp, illustrated in colour and b&w. Mid-brown cloth with dustwrapper (a little creased at head of spine, with internal tape repair). A very good clean copy. ISBN 0959210105 View more info

Image for A History of Deloraine : from the earliest settlement to the present day.

A History of Deloraine : from the earliest settlement to the present day.

By: SKEMP, J.R.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Tasmania, Author?: 1964

Seller ID: 7253


50pp, double-page map and 6 b&w photographs. Stapled in wrappers, as issued. A very good clean copy. View more info

Image for A History of Dover & Port Esperance Tasmania. Volume 1: Earliest Years, 1845-1875.

A History of Dover & Port Esperance Tasmania. Volume 1: Earliest Years, 1845-1875.

By: BEECHEY, Norm & Dorothy Baker.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Dover, Tas., Authors: 1997

Seller ID: 5746


4to. x, 174pp, maps, photographs. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0646347489 View more info

Image for A History of Local Government in Tasmania : from the earliest settlement of Van Diemen's Land to the present time.

A History of Local Government in Tasmania : from the earliest settlement of Van Diemen's Land to the present time.

By: von STIEGLITZ, K.R.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Evandale, Tas., Author: 1958

Seller ID: 18659


252pp, coloured frontispiece, b&w illustrations, folding map. Green cloth with dustwrapper (some damp marks, slightly chipped at top corners, now in protective sleeve). A good clean copy. ***Published for the centenary of local government. View more info

Image for A History of Mount Stuart.

A History of Mount Stuart.

By: METCALFE, D.H.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Hobart, Mount Stuart Progress Association: 2001

Seller ID: 35378


Reprint, with amendments. 4to. 60pp, duplicated typescript. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. Owner's details on title-page. ISBN 0646411276 *** The residential suburb of Hobart. View more info

Image for A History of Oatlands and Jericho.

A History of Oatlands and Jericho.

By: Von STIEGLITZ, K.R.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Evandale (Tas), [Author: 1960]

Seller ID: 6639


First edition. 92pp, 8 plates. Stapled in wrappers, as issued. A very good clean copy. Owner's name stamp. View more info

Image for A History of Oatlands [Tasmania].

A History of Oatlands [Tasmania].

By: WEEDING, J.S.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New Norfolk, Derwent Printery: 1988

Seller ID: 6420


1000 copies. 154pp, illustrated. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ***By the author of A History of the Lower Midlands and other local histories; published posthumously. View more info

Image for A History of Port Sorell 1844-1994.

A History of Port Sorell 1844-1994.

By: Gardam, Faye et al (eds).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Tasmania, Port Sorell Sesquicentenary Committee: 1994

Seller ID: 14956


68pp, illus, 2 maps. Stapled in stiff pictorial wrappers, as issued. Covers a little stained at the staples, otherwise a very good clean copy. View more info

Image for A History of Railways and Tramways on Tasmania's West Coast.

A History of Railways and Tramways on Tasmania's West Coast.

By: RAE, Lou.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Hobart, Author: 1986

Seller ID: 4974


Fourth edition. 4to. 212pp, well illustrated with black & white and colour photographs, maps. Soft covers. Related newspaper clipping and 2 large black & white photographs of trains loosely inserted. Small silverfish nibble on first page, light fading adjacent to spine, otherwise very good. ISBN 0959209808 View more info

Image for A History of Railways and Tramways on Tasmania's West Coast.

A History of Railways and Tramways on Tasmania's West Coast.

By: RAE, Lou.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Hobart, Author: 1983

Seller ID: 9207


First edition. 4to. 198pp, well illustrated. Soft covers. A very good clean copy, signed by the author. ISBN 0959209808 ***Published to coincide with the Lyell Centenary. View more info

Image for A History of Railways and Tramways on Tasmania's West Coast.

A History of Railways and Tramways on Tasmania's West Coast.

By: RAE, Lou.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Hobart, Author: 1984

Seller ID: 8502


Second edition. 4to. 212pp, well illustrated. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ***Signed by the author. View more info

Image for A History of Royal Tennis in Australia.

A History of Royal Tennis in Australia.

By: GARNETT, Michael P.

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Mt Waverley, Vic, Historical Publications: 1983

Seller ID: 22841


224pp, black & white and colour illustrations. Maroon synthetic cloth with gilt titling and decoration, with dustwrapper (slight rubbing). Ribbon marker. Corrigenda slip loosely inserted. Very good+. ISBN 095922940X View more info

Image for A History of Tasmania from its discovery in 1642 to the present time.

A History of Tasmania from its discovery in 1642 to the present time.

By: FENTON, James.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Hobart, Melanie Publications: 1978

Seller ID: 4610


(Tasmaniana Facsimile Editions, no 1.) First published Hobart, 1884 (Ferguson 9580). 462pp, folding map, 4 colour (Bock aboriginal portraits) & one b&w (James 'Philosopher' Smith) plates. Brown cloth, lettered & ruled in black (as issued, without dustwrapper). A very good clean copy. View more info

Image for A History of Tasmania [in 2 volumes].  Volume I: Van Diemen's Land from the earliest times to 1855.  Volume II:  Colony and State from 1856 to the 1980s.

A History of Tasmania [in 2 volumes]. Volume I: Van Diemen's Land from the earliest times to 1855. Volume II: Colony and State from 1856 to the 1980s.

By: ROBSON, Lloyd.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Melbourne, OUP: 1983-1991

Seller ID: 33273


Two volumes. First editions. 632 & 663pp, illustrated. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrappers (long closed clean tear to rear of Vol I, both now in protective sleeves). Faint tape stains to the endpapers of Vol I, from a previous covering, otherwise a very good clean set. ISBN 019554434X View more info

Image for A History of Tasmania.

A History of Tasmania.

By: REYNOLDS, Henry.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Cambridge University Press: 2011

Seller ID: 29625


xii, 332pp, 15 b&w illus. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Fine (new). ISBN 1107014581 ***Utilising key themes to bind his narrative, Reynolds explores how geography created a unique economic and migratory history for Tasmania, quite separate to the mainland experience. He offers an astute analysis of the island’s economic and demographic reality, by noting that this facilitated the survival of a rich heritage of colonial architecture unique in Aus... View more info

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A History of Tasmania.

By: REYNOLDS, Henry.

Price: $42.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Cambridge University Press: 2012

Seller ID: 29624


Reprint. xii, 332pp, 15 b&w illus. Soft covers. Fine (new). ISBN 0521548373 ***Utilising key themes to bind his narrative, Reynolds explores how geography created a unique economic and migratory history for Tasmania, quite separate to the mainland experience. He offers an astute analysis of the island’s economic and demographic reality, by noting that this facilitated the survival of a rich heritage of colonial architecture unique in Australia, and allowed the resi... View more info

Image for A History of Tasmania. Volume I : Van Diemen's Land from the earliest times to 1855.

A History of Tasmania. Volume I : Van Diemen's Land from the earliest times to 1855.

By: ROBSON, Lloyd.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Oxford University Press: 1983

Seller ID: 6297


First edition. 632pp, illustrations, endpaper maps. Papered boards with dustwrapper. The endpapers have small tape stains from a previous covering of the wrapper - but this has kept in the wrapper in nice clean condition and otherwise the book is a very good to fine clean copy. ISBN 0195543645 View more info

Image for A History of Tasmania. Volume II : colony and state from 1856 to the 1980s.

A History of Tasmania. Volume II : colony and state from 1856 to the 1980s.

By: ROBSON, Lloyd

Price: $265.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Oxford University Press: 1991

Seller ID: 5413


First edition. 664pp, illustrations. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (spine slightly sunned). A very good clean copy. ISBN 0195530314 ***The print run for Volume II was smaller than that of its predecessor and it is now quite hard to find on its own. View more info

Image for A History of Tasmanian Cricket.

A History of Tasmanian Cricket.

By: PAGE, Roger.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Hobart, Government Printer: [1957]

Seller ID: 26191


144pp, 16 plates. Stapled in stiff plain card wrappers cut flush, with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. View more info

Image for A History of the Lower Midlands.

A History of the Lower Midlands.

By: WEEDING, J.S.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Launceston, Mary Fisher Bookshop: 1980

Seller ID: 8990


Third edition [impression]. 136pp, illustrated. Stapled in stiff wrappers, as issued. A good clean copy. View more info

Image for A History of the Lower Midlands.

A History of the Lower Midlands.

By: WEEDING, J.S.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Hobart, Cat & Fiddle Press: 1975

Seller ID: 6084


First edition. 500 copies. 136pp, illustrated. Case-bound in blue linen with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. Gift inscription on front endpaper. ***Only 500 copies of this hard-bound edition were issued. The districts and towns covered are: Oatlands, Macquarie Springs, York Plains, Antill Ponds, Tunbridge, Interlaken, Jericho, Parattah, Mount Seymour, Baden, Tunnack, Stonor, Lake Tiberias, Rhyndaston, Whitefoord, Woodsdale, Levendale, Stonehenge, Swanston, Andover. View more info

Image for A History of Trains and Trams in Tasmania.

A History of Trains and Trams in Tasmania.

By: COOLEY, Thomas C.T.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Hobart, Government Printer: 1987

Seller ID: 9565


First edition. 184pp, illustrated. Cloth with dustwrapper (spine a little faded, now in protective sleeve). A very good clean copy. ***By the author of Railroading in Tasmania (1961). View more info

Image for A History of Tunbridge and Woodbury.

A History of Tunbridge and Woodbury.

By: WEEDING, J.S.

Price: $38.00

Publisher: New Norfolk, Author?: 1978

Seller ID: 5204


61pp, b&w photographs. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. View more info

A Home in the Colonies. Edward Braddon's letters to India from North-West Tasmania, 1878.

By: BRADDON, Edward.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hobart, THRA Papers & Proceedings: 1980

Seller ID: 15105


Edited by Scott Bennett. In Vol 27/4, December 1980, pp119-216, illus. Stapled in wrappers. Very good. ***Braddon wrote these, soon after his arrival in Tasmania from India, as a series of articles for the Calcutta Statesman and Friend of India. View more info

Image for A Hundred Years of Yachting.

A Hundred Years of Yachting.

By: WEBSTER, E.H. & L. Norman.

Price: $185.00

Publisher: Hobart, J. Walch & Sons (printed by): 1936

Seller ID: 13501


Issued under the auspices of the Government of Tasmania, the Hobart Marine Board, and the Hobart City Council. 256pp, well illustrated, folding panorama (2 views) at rear. Original reptillian cloth, title printed on spine and cover, with dustwrapper. The wrapper has a small pieces missing from the lower corner of the rear and is slightly rubbed at head and tail of spine, now in protective sleeve. The cloth at the head and tail of the spine faded (where exposed by the wra... View more info

Image for A Hundred Years of Yachting.

A Hundred Years of Yachting.

By: WEBSTER, E.H. & L. Norman.

Price: $285.00

Publisher: Hobart, J. Walch & Sons (printed by): 1936

Seller ID: 20463


Issued under the auspices of the Government of Tasmania, the Hobart Marine Board, and the Hobart City Council. 256pp, well illustrated, folding panorama (2 views) at rear. Original blue reptillian cloth, title printed on spine, coloured illustration laid onto the upper board, as issued (trifling mark to lower corner). Some foxing on the endpapers, otherwise a very good+ clean copy. View more info

Image for A Key to the Birds of Australia and Tasmania ; with their geographical distribution in Australia.

A Key to the Birds of Australia and Tasmania ; with their geographical distribution in Australia.

By: HALL, Robert.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Melbourne/London, Melville Mullen & Slade / Dulau & Co.: [1899]

Seller ID: 35618


8vo. xii, 116pp, frontis, full-page map. Cloth-backed papered boards, cut flush. Front hinge a little strained, top corner of front endpaper torn away, lower margin of pp27-8 torn away, well away from text, otherwise a good clean copy. View more info

A Kindergarten is Born. The history of Barclay Kindergarten - truly a community effort.

By: MAINWARING, Ella.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: n.p., Author: 1977

Seller ID: 31536


Foreword by Elspeth Hope-Johnstone. 30pp, black & white photographs. Stapled in stiff covers (some light rubbing). Very good. View more info

Image for A Lion in the Colony : an historical outline of the Tasmanian Colonial Volunteer Forces 1859-1901.

A Lion in the Colony : an historical outline of the Tasmanian Colonial Volunteer Forces 1859-1901.

By: WYATT, Major D.M.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hobart, 6th Military District Museum: 1990

Seller ID: 13539


62pp, illustrations (4 in colour). Stapled in stiff pictorial wrappers. A very good clean copy. Signed by the author. ISBN 0646011774 View more info

Image for A Living Force : Andrew Inglis Clark and the Ideal of Commonwealth.

A Living Force : Andrew Inglis Clark and the Ideal of Commonwealth.

By: ELY, Richard (editor, with Marcus Hayward and James Walden).

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Hobart, Centre for Tasmanian Historical Studies: 2001

Seller ID: 14011


420pp, 6 illustrations. Cloth with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. View more info

Image for A Living Force : Andrew Inglis Clark and the Ideal of Commonwealth.

A Living Force : Andrew Inglis Clark and the Ideal of Commonwealth.

By: ELY, Richard (editor, with Marcus Hayward and James Walden).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hobart, Centre for Tasmanian Historical Studies: 2001

Seller ID: 14012


420pp, 6 illustrations. Soft covers; spine and adjecent strips faded. A good clean copy. View more info

A Lute with Three Strings.

By: POWER, Helen.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Robert Hale: 1964

Seller ID: 6634


Selected and introduced by Clive Sansom. 58pp. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. ***The Tasmanian poet; a posthumous collection. View more info

Image for A Man and a Mountain : the story of Gustav Weindorfer.

A Man and a Mountain : the story of Gustav Weindorfer.

By: GIORDANO, Margaret.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Launceston, Regal Publications: 1987

Seller ID: 20375


124pp, illus. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0949457043 View more info

Image for A Maritime Archaeological Survey of South East Tasmania (Cape Raoul to South East Cape).

A Maritime Archaeological Survey of South East Tasmania (Cape Raoul to South East Cape).

By: NASH, Michael.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Tasmania, Department of Lands, Parks and Wildlife: 1988

Seller ID: 34876


(LPW Occasional Paper no 17.) 4to. 64pp, illustrated. Stapled in cloth-backed soft covers. Owner's name. A very good clean copy. View more info