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Tigers Roar : celebrating Cricket Tasmania's 150th anniversary., GANDY, Michael; Rick Finlay & Rick Smith.
Tigers Roar : celebrating Cricket Tasmania's 150th anniversary.
35.00 AUD

A Time Line fo rthe Track Network of kunanyi / Mount Wellington, GRIST, Maria.
A Time Line fo rthe Track Network of kunanyi / Mount Wellington
35.00 AUD

Tamar River Leads : creating a safe harbour entrance., WATTS, John.
Tamar River Leads : creating a safe harbour entrance.
30.00 AUD

The Tasmanian Flora : with drawings of some typical species., RODWAY, Leonard (Government Botanist of Tasmania)
The Tasmanian Flora : with drawings of some typical species.
95.00 AUD

A History of Tasmania from its discovery in 1642 to the present time., FENTON, James
A History of Tasmania from its discovery in 1642 to the present time.
275.00 AUD

Tasmanian Wilderness : world heritage values., SMITH, S.J. and M.R. Banks (eds)
Tasmanian Wilderness : world heritage values.
30.00 AUD

King : the story of a river., CRAWFORD, Patsy.
King : the story of a river.
10.00 AUD

Tasmanian Streambank Plants : a guide to common plants along streams., GLAZIK, Rae and Michael Askey-Doran.
Tasmanian Streambank Plants : a guide to common plants along streams.
15.00 AUD

 

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The Eastern Shore : a history of Clarence., ALEXANDER, Alison.
21 ALEXANDER, Alison. The Eastern Shore : a history of Clarence.
Rosny Park, Tas Clarence City Council 2003 
4to. 422pp, b&w and coloured photographs. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0959428135 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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The Zinc Works : producing zinc at Risdon 1916-1991., ALEXANDER, Alison.
22 ALEXANDER, Alison. The Zinc Works : producing zinc at Risdon 1916-1991.
Hobart Pasminco Metals - EZ 1992 
Small 4to. 360pp, illustrated in b&w. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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Escape to an Island., ALLISTON, Eleanor.
23 ALLISTON, Eleanor. Escape to an Island.
Melbourne Greenhouse 1983 
Revised edition. 184pp, illustrated, endpaper maps. Papered boards with dustwrapper (spine a little faded). Offsetting on the endpapers, owner's name. A good to very good clean copy. ***Three Hummock Island off Tasmania's north-west corner. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Clerk of the House: the reminiscences of Hugh Munro Hull, 1818-1882., ANDEL, Lucille V.
24 ANDEL, Lucille V. Clerk of the House: the reminiscences of Hugh Munro Hull, 1818-1882.
Melbourne Author 1984 
1000 numbered copies, signed by the author. 204pp, index, biographical appendix. Brown cloth with dustwrapper. A fine cleam copy. ISBN 0959276106 ***Hull was Clerk of the Tasmanian House of Assembly and the author of kalendars, guides, statistical summaries on the colony. 
Price: 45.00 AUD
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Simpkinson de Wesselow : landscape painter in Van Diemen's Land and the Port Phillip District, 1844-1848., ANGUS, Max
25 ANGUS, Max Simpkinson de Wesselow : landscape painter in Van Diemen's Land and the Port Phillip District, 1844-1848.
Hobart Blubber Head Press 1984 
# 870 of 1000 numbered copies, signed by the author. Square 4to. 192pp, 61 full-page colour plates (one a folding panorama) and full illustrated catalogue of the artist's 217 known works (small b&w images). Blue cloth, gilt device on the upper board, with dustwrapper. Minor misfolding of the panorama; otherwise a very good clean copy. ISBN 0908528132 
Price: 150.00 AUD
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Simpkinson de Wesselow : landscape painter in Van Diemen's Land and the Port Phillip District, 1844-1848., ANGUS, Max
26 ANGUS, Max Simpkinson de Wesselow : landscape painter in Van Diemen's Land and the Port Phillip District, 1844-1848.
Hobart Blubber Head Press 1984 
#920 of 1000 numbered copies, signed by the author. Square 4to. 192pp, 61 full-page colour plates (one a folding panorama) and full illustrated catalogue of the artist's 217 known works (small b&w images). Blue cloth, gilt device on the upper board, with dustwrapper. Head and fore-edges with a few insect spots, otherwise a very good clean copy. ISBN 0908528132 
Price: 200.00 AUD
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A Salute to Watercolour., ANGUS, Max.
27 ANGUS, Max. A Salute to Watercolour.
Hobart Blubber Head Press 1996 
1000 copies, signed by Max Angus. Square 4to. 132pp, 51 colour plates, pictorial endpapers. Blue cloth with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0908528280 ***The first part is a survey of the medium of watercolour, from its origins in Europe, through its flowering in England in the 18th & 19th centuries, to its role in the topographical recording of Australian colonies. The second part (to some extent autobiographical, with many examples of the author's own work), discusses the medium in modern Australia. 
Price: 200.00 AUD
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Antique and Historical Exhibition. City Hall, Hobart, June 2nd to 13th, 1945.  In Aid of Red Cross funds., Antiques:
28 Antiques: Antique and Historical Exhibition. City Hall, Hobart, June 2nd to 13th, 1945. In Aid of Red Cross funds.
Hobart Printed by J. Walch & Sons [for the committee] 1945 
52pp. Stapled in the original wrappers, as issued, coloured illustration on the cover. Very good. ***The organisation of the exhibition appears to have been based one held in 1931, then in aid of unemployment relief. This catalogue lists the exhibits (from private collections) and most of their owners. The sections are China & Glass (537 items); Historical Pictures (131); Shiplovers' (180); Silver, Sheffield Plate, Pewter, etc (257); Women's Section (495). 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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The Scott Letters : VDL & Scotland 1836-55., ARCHER, D.J.L. (ed)
29 ARCHER, D.J.L. (ed) The Scott Letters : VDL & Scotland 1836-55.
Launceston [2009/2016] 
4to. viii, 436pp, illustrated, map, plans, portraits. Soft covers. Fine (new). ISBN 187626151X *** First produced in small print run, primarily for the family, and reissued in 2016 in another small print run. 
Price: 70.00 AUD
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Touring Tasmania in the 1880s : the newspaper articles of Theophilus Jones / transcribed by D.J.L. Archer., ARCHER, D.J.L. (ed).
30 ARCHER, D.J.L. (ed). Touring Tasmania in the 1880s : the newspaper articles of Theophilus Jones / transcribed by D.J.L. Archer.
Launceston The Editor [2015] 
4to. vii, 8-722pp, includes bibliographical references and index. Soft covers. Fine (new). ISBN 0646937227 ***During the 1880s, freelance journalist Theophilus Paul Howard Jones travelled extensively throughout Tasmania, penning over 100 articles for the local newspapers of the time as "Our Special Correspondent", under the heading "Through Tasmania". These articles are here transcribed in full, and have notes and commentary by the editor. 
Price: 70.00 AUD
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31 Art: Considering Art in Tasmania.
Sydney The Fine Arts Press 1985 
[60]pp, illustrated in colour and b&w. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (spine a little sunned). A very good clean copy. ***Comprises a reprint of pp 473-532 of Art and Australia, volume 22, no 4; with articles on the collections in the Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery, the State Library of Tasmania (special collections) and Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery; contemporary landscape art; John Skinner Prout; Benjamin Duterrau; Jack Carington Smith; George Davis, David Chapman & Anton Holner; craft in Tasmania; and the Tasmanian art scene. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Art in Australia, a quarterly magazine. Third series, no 30: Tasmanian number : and a new section on Industrial and Applied Art., Art:  Ure Smith, Sydney & Leon Gellert (eds).
32 Art: Ure Smith, Sydney & Leon Gellert (eds). Art in Australia, a quarterly magazine. Third series, no 30: Tasmanian number : and a new section on Industrial and Applied Art.
December,1929 
[26]pp with 6 tipped-in coloured plates & 48 monochrome plates (paintings and photographs) on Tasmania; the Industrial and Applied Art section with 17 plates, 7 in colour. Stiff card covers with wrapper: the overlapping edges with some small breaks (as usual), small area of silverfishing to rear cover. Slight marks on the first (blank) page, otherwise internally very clean and crisp. A very good copy. 
Price: 85.00 AUD
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TARKINE., ASHTON, Ralph (ed).
33 ASHTON, Ralph (ed). TARKINE.
Sydney Allen & Unwin 2004 
#176 of the special issue of 650 copies. Case-bound in linen, title blind-stamped on upper board, with matching slipcase. Large square 4to. 154pp, lavishly illustrated in colour. The book in fine clean condition, the rear panel of the slipcase has a few small holes (nibbled?) in the cloth. ISBN 1741143543 ***The large temperate rainforest in north-west Tasmania; the subject of much environmental controversy. 
Price: 175.00 AUD
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Ellen Nora Payne : Woodcarver of Tasmania., ATKINSON, Russell.
34 ATKINSON, Russell. Ellen Nora Payne : Woodcarver of Tasmania.
Launceston Author 1975 
First edition. #360 of 750 numbered copies, signed by the author. 4to. 110pp, b&w photographs, genealogical table on endpapers. Cloth with dustwrapper. An owner's name has been removed from the top corner of the half-title, leaving the paper there quite thin but not torn; otherwise a very good clean copy. 
Price: 55.00 AUD
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A Pictorial History of the Railways and Tramways of Western Tasmania., AUBREY, Ronald K.
35 AUBREY, Ronald K. A Pictorial History of the Railways and Tramways of Western Tasmania.
Hobart OBM [1975] 
4to. 52pp, b&w illustrations. Stapled in pictorial stiff wrappers, as issued. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0959903410 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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36 Australian Resources 88 Moss and Mist : living in Savage River.
Tasmania Adult Education Dvision of TAFE 1988 
(Australian Studies - Understanding Australia: a 'We Are a Resource' local social history project.) 4to. 70pp, illustrated. Stapled in cloth-backed wrappers, as issued; now covered in contact plastic. A good clean copy. ISBN 0724616063 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Tasmanian Artists of the Twentieth Century : painters, sculptors, printmakers and photographers, 1900-1985., BACKHOUSE, Sue
37 BACKHOUSE, Sue Tasmanian Artists of the Twentieth Century : painters, sculptors, printmakers and photographers, 1900-1985.
Hobart Pandani Press 1988 
The standard issue. 4to. 244pp, illustrated in colour and b&w. Faux leather with dustwrapper (extremities rubbed, now in protective sleeve). Edges a little yellowed, otherwise a very good clean copy. ISBN 0731618378 
Price: 110.00 AUD
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Tasmanian Artists of the Twentieth Century : painters, sculptors, printmakers and photographers, 1900-1985., BACKHOUSE, Sue
38 BACKHOUSE, Sue Tasmanian Artists of the Twentieth Century : painters, sculptors, printmakers and photographers, 1900-1985.
Hobart Pandani Press 1988 
The standard issue. 4to. 244pp, illustrated in colour and b&w. Faux leather with dustwrapper (a little rubbed, as usual, now in protective sleeve). A very good clean copy. ISBN 0731618378 
Price: 165.00 AUD
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Lure of the Thylacine : true stories and legendary tales of the Tasmanian Tiger, BAILEY, Col.
39 BAILEY, Col. Lure of the Thylacine : true stories and legendary tales of the Tasmanian Tiger
Melbourne Five Mile Press 2013 
Large 8vo. 294pp, 16pp b&w photographs. Soft covers. Fine (new). ISBN 1760400882 
Price: 33.00 AUD
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Tiger Tales : stories of the Tasmanian Tiger., BAILEY, Col.
40 BAILEY, Col. Tiger Tales : stories of the Tasmanian Tiger.
Sydney Harper Collins 2001 
Oblong 8vo. 164pp, illustrated. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ***Author's presentation inscription. ISBN 0732269253 ***The author, a 'tiger-hunter', wrote a column for a local newspaper featuring yarns and stories about the Thylacine - mysterious sightings, interviews with old trappers etc. etc. 
Price: 85.00 AUD
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