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Oenpelli Bark Painting., Aboriginal Arts Board.
Oenpelli Bark Painting.
35.00 AUD


Aboriginal Art of the Western Desert., BARDON, Geoff.
Aboriginal Art of the Western Desert.
30.00 AUD


Yiwara : foragers of the Australian desert., GOULD, Richard A.
Yiwara : foragers of the Australian desert.
15.00 AUD


The Aborigines of Tasmania., ROTH, H. Ling.
The Aborigines of Tasmania.
85.00 AUD


Bradshaw Art of the Kimberley., WALSH, Grahame L.
Bradshaw Art of the Kimberley.
2750.00 AUD


The Flow of Culture : Tasmanian studies., Roe, M. (ed)
The Flow of Culture : Tasmanian studies.
35.00 AUD


The Observation of Savage Peoples., DEGERANDO, Joseph-Marie.
The Observation of Savage Peoples.
35.00 AUD


The Flow of Culture : Tasmanian Studies., Roe, M. (ed)
The Flow of Culture : Tasmanian Studies.
40.00 AUD


Weep in Silence: a history of the Flinders Island Aboriginal Settlement with the Flinders Island Journal of George Augustus Robinson 1835-1839., PLOMLEY, N.J.B.
Weep in Silence: a history of the Flinders Island Aboriginal Settlement with the Flinders Island Journal of George Augustus Robinson 1835-1839.
95.00 AUD


 

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Oenpelli Bark Painting., Aboriginal Arts Board.
1 Aboriginal Arts Board. Oenpelli Bark Painting.
Sydney Ure Smith 1979 
4to. 160pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0725405260 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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No Tribesman., ADAM SMITH, Patsy.
2 ADAM SMITH, Patsy. No Tribesman.
Adelaide Rigby 1971 
168pp, illustrated. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. *** A long and warm inscription from the author to her long-time friends the Tasmanian artist Max Angus and his wife Thedda occupies the entire half-title. 
Price: 45.00 AUD
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Aboriginal Art of the Western Desert., BARDON, Geoff.
3 BARDON, Geoff. Aboriginal Art of the Western Desert.
Adelaide Rigby 1979 
Small 4to. 72pp, 25 colour plates, other illustrations. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (spine a little sunned). ISBN 0727008110 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Van Diemen's Land - Copies of all Correspondence ... on the subject of the Military Operations lately carried on against the Aboriginal Inhabitants of Van Diemen's Land., Black Line: introduction by A.G.L. Shaw.
4 Black Line: introduction by A.G.L. Shaw. Van Diemen's Land - Copies of all Correspondence ... on the subject of the Military Operations lately carried on against the Aboriginal Inhabitants of Van Diemen's Land.
Hobart THRA 1971 
Facsimile of House of Commons Paper 259 of 1831. With an historical introduction by A.G.L. Shaw. #144 of 500 numbered copies. Foolscap folio. 86pp, large folding coloured map at rear. Brown cloth lettered in gilt (no dustwrapper), the extremities trifle rubbed. A very good clean copy. 
Price: 75.00 AUD
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The Last of the Tasmanians; or, The Black War of Van Diemen's Land., BONWICK, James.
5 BONWICK, James. The Last of the Tasmanians; or, The Black War of Van Diemen's Land.
Adelaide Libraries Board of South Australia 1969 
(Australiana Facsimile Editions, no 87.) First published in 1870 (Ferguson 7232). 8vo. viii, 400pp, 3 colour plates, 15 woodcuts, folding map of Tasmania. Blue synthetic cloth. A very good clean copy. 
Price: 110.00 AUD
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6 BROWN, T. CRANIOFACIAL VARIATIONS IN A CENTRAL AUSTRALIAN TRIBE. A radiographic investigation of young adult males and females.
Adelaide Libraries Board of South Australia 1965 
182pp, line illus and b&w photographs. Vinyl cloth. Light offsetting on eps. Small wrinkles on paste-downs. Very good. 
Price: 60.00 AUD
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Mission to the Islands : the missionary voyages in Bass Strait of Canon Marcus Brownrigg, 1872-1885., BROWNRIGG, Canon Marcus. (Edited, with an introduction, by Stephen Murray-Smith.)
7 BROWNRIGG, Canon Marcus. (Edited, with an introduction, by Stephen Murray-Smith.) Mission to the Islands : the missionary voyages in Bass Strait of Canon Marcus Brownrigg, 1872-1885.
Hobart Cat & Fiddle Press 1979 
First edition. 246pp, illustrations (including the original plates from The Cruise of the Freak), endpaper maps. Cloth with dustwrapper. Owner's name, small tape marks from a previous covering on blurb flaps, otherwise a very good clean copy. ***Reprints the text of Brownrigg's "Cruise of the Freak", published in 1872 (Ferguson 7578) and his accounts of twelve other 'missions' to the Aboriginal communities in Bass Strait, published each year in the Launceston Examiner (some also in pamphlet form). 
Price: 55.00 AUD
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Mission to the Islands : the missionary voyages in Bass Strait of Canon Marcus Brownrigg, 1872-1885., BROWNRIGG, Canon Marcus. (Edited, with an introduction, by Stephen Murray-Smith.)
8 BROWNRIGG, Canon Marcus. (Edited, with an introduction, by Stephen Murray-Smith.) Mission to the Islands : the missionary voyages in Bass Strait of Canon Marcus Brownrigg, 1872-1885.
Launceston Foot & Playsted 1987 
Edited, with an introduction, by Stephen Murray-Smith. Reprint. 244pp, illustrated. Soft-covers with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. ***Reprints the text of Brownrigg's "Cruise of the Freak", published in 1872 (Ferguson 7578) and his accounts of twelve other 'missions' to the Aboriginal communities in Bass Strait, published each year in the Launceston Examiner (some also in pamphlet form). 
Price: 38.00 AUD
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Grease and Ochre : the blending of two cultures at the colonial sea frontier., CAMERON, Patsy.
9 CAMERON, Patsy. Grease and Ochre : the blending of two cultures at the colonial sea frontier.
Launceston Fullers Bookshop / Riawunna 2016 0994561121 / 9780994561121 
(Studies in the History of Aboriginal Tasmania: 3.) Reprint. Small 4to. 176pp, illustrated. Soft covers. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0994561121 ***Cameron's work examines the tribes of north-east Tasmania and the community founded by the 'Straitsmen' and their Aboriginal wives on the islands of Bass Strait in the early 19th century. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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What the Bones Say : Tasmanian Aborigines, science and domination., COVE, John J.
10 COVE, John J. What the Bones Say : Tasmanian Aborigines, science and domination.
Ottawa Carleton University Press 1995 
221pp. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0886292476 ***A critical examination of the scientific research conducted with Tasmanian skeletal remains. 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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Steps to the Scaffold: the untold story of Tasmania's black bushrangers., COX, Robert.
11 COX, Robert. Steps to the Scaffold: the untold story of Tasmania's black bushrangers.
Pawleena (Tas) Cornhill Publishing 2004 
170pp, illus. Soft covers. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0975197703 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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12 CROWTHER, Dr W.L. On Two Tasmanian Crania (immature).
Hobart Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania 1930 
in RSTPP for 1929, pp 123-7, 3 plates. Original wrappers. Very good. ***Comparing two children's crania, one 'found' by Dr C. at Oyster Cove, the other from the West Coast. Also in this issue: 'Tasmanian Stone Culture. Some Notes on Distinctive Types, Spokeshaves, Borers, and Chipping Tools, and their probable uses', by R.W. Legge (pp 39-43, 8 illus); 'Method of Mounting Tools on Koondi. Tribes East and North East of Lake Eyre', by George Aiston (pp 44-6, 6 illus); 'Magic Stones of the Tribes East and North East of Lake Eyre', by George Aiston (pp 47-51, 1 illus), 'Flinders, Baudin and Brown at Encounter Bay', by R.W. Giblin (pp 1-6) - and much natural history. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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The Last of the Tasmanians., DAVIES, David.
13 DAVIES, David. The Last of the Tasmanians.
Sydney Shakespeare Head Press 1973 
284pp, well illustrated. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (spine faded, now in protective sleeve). Owner's inscription on front endpaper. A very good clean copy. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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The Observation of Savage Peoples., DEGERANDO, Joseph-Marie.
14 DEGERANDO, Joseph-Marie. The Observation of Savage Peoples.
Berkeley, California University of California Press 1969 
Translated & edited by F.G.T. Moore, with a Preface by E.E. Evans-Pritchard. 124pp. Cloth with dustwrapper (spine slightly sunned, shadow left by small price sticker on front). A very good clean copy. Owners' names. ***First published in 1800, this work provided the basis of the anthropological instructions to the Baudin expedition which visited Australia in 1801-03. 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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The French Explorers and Sydney 1788-1831., DYER, Colin.
15 DYER, Colin. The French Explorers and Sydney 1788-1831.
Brisbane UQP 2009 
200pp, 8pp b&w illus. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0702237035 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Riches of Ancient Australia : an indispensible guide for exploring prehistoric Australia., FLOOD, Josephine.
16 FLOOD, Josephine. The Riches of Ancient Australia : an indispensible guide for exploring prehistoric Australia.
Brisbane UQP 1993 
Reprint. 4to. 374pp, illustrations, maps. Soft covers; spine sunned. Bookshop stamp and owner's name on half-title. A good+ clean copy. ISBN 0702225134 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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17 GILL, Edmund D. Aboriginal Bone Implement from Fossil Bone Bed, Tasmania.
Launceston Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery 1968 
Records of the Queen Victoria Museum, no 31. 5pp, 2 illus. Stapled in wrappers, as issued. A very good clean copy. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Yiwara : foragers of the Australian desert., GOULD, Richard A.
18 GOULD, Richard A. Yiwara : foragers of the Australian desert.
London Collins 1969 
240pp, illustrated. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. The wrapper (now in a new protective sleeve) has a faded spine, a few closed tears to edges and some slight damp-marking, not affecting the book, which is in very good clean condition. Owner's name. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Encyclopaedia of Aboriginal Australia : Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander history, society and culture., HORTON, David (ed).
19 HORTON, David (ed). The Encyclopaedia of Aboriginal Australia : Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander history, society and culture.
Canberra Aboriginal Studies Press 1994 
Two volumes. 4to. 1340pp, 1000 (colour) photographs, illustrations and maps. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrappers, in pictorial slipcase. A fine clean set. ISBN 0855752343 ***Around a third of the 200-plus contributors are Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders. 2000(ish) entries, including 600 group and community entries and 500 biographies, over 30 appendices, extensive bibliography, cross-referenced and indexed. A valuable reference work. 
Price: 150.00 AUD
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Doctor Wooreddy's Prescription for Enduring the Ending of the World., JOHNSON, Colin [Mudrooroo Narogin].
20 JOHNSON, Colin [Mudrooroo Narogin]. Doctor Wooreddy's Prescription for Enduring the Ending of the World.
Melbourne Hyland House 1983 
First edition. 207pp. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Edges a trifle spotted, otherwise a very good clean copy. ***A compelling novel of the Black Wars and the 'Friendly Mission', told from the point of view of one of the main Aboriginal protagonists. 
Price: 45.00 AUD
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