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Tiger Tales : stories of the Tasmanian Tiger., BAILEY, Col.
Tiger Tales : stories of the Tasmanian Tiger.
85.00 AUD

The Tasmanian Flora : with drawings of some typical species.
75.00 AUD

The Tasmanian Tramp, no 9. Annual Magazine of the Hobart Walking Club., HOBART Walking Club.
The Tasmanian Tramp, no 9. Annual Magazine of the Hobart Walking Club.
35.00 AUD

A Centenary of Purity Pedigree : a short history of the Australian Society of Breeders of British Sheep Flock Book., HEAZLEWOOD, Ivan C.
A Centenary of Purity Pedigree : a short history of the Australian Society of Breeders of British Sheep Flock Book.
25.00 AUD

The Enigmatic Mr Strange. Creating a Past : the life and art of Frederick Strange c1807-1873., ADKINS, Yvonne.
The Enigmatic Mr Strange. Creating a Past : the life and art of Frederick Strange c1807-1873.
25.00 AUD

Ulverstone : an outline of its history., ELLIS, Bruce.
Ulverstone : an outline of its history.
50.00 AUD

Billy Vincent : bush pilot., NICHOLSON, Guy.
Billy Vincent : bush pilot.
75.00 AUD

Footsteps and Voices : a historical look into the Cascades Female Factory., FROST, Lucy.
Footsteps and Voices : a historical look into the Cascades Female Factory.
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Collection : Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery.
1 Collection : Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery.
Hobart Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery 
Square 4to. 206pp, lavishly illustrated. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Fine. ISBN 0977533425 ***A publication that encapsulates the very best of the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery. The 250 objects featured were chosen by the TMAG curatorial team to illustrate the diversity of its collections. 
Price: 50.00 AUD
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Cookery Calendar from Apple Land. In aid of the Hobart Free Kindergarten Association.
2 Cookery Calendar from Apple Land. In aid of the Hobart Free Kindergarten Association.
Hobart Printed by Cox Kay Ltd 1920-1930s? 
283x145mm. 47 leaves, printed rectos only, with decorative front cover and plain card rear cover, tied with red cord at the head. The front cover and first ten leaves have been nibbled along the foot edge (a little less than half-way along, from the left corner), with slight loss to some lettering in the (text only) advertisements in the foot margin on a few pages; a little spotting to the edges, otherwise a very good clean copy. ***Not a calendar as such, but there is a recipe for each day of the year (from Apple Roll to Salt or Smoked Fish), with an index. The Hobart Free Kindergarten Association was founded in 1910; from its appearance, this item appears to have published in the 1920s or 1930s. 
Price: 75.00 AUD
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Hobart Town Courier. This Journal contains every Official Notice in the Hobart Town Gazette of this day. [Eight individual issues from 1833]
3 Hobart Town Courier. This Journal contains every Official Notice in the Hobart Town Gazette of this day. [Eight individual issues from 1833]
1833 
The issues are those of 11 & 25 January; 15 & 22 February; 27 September; 4 & 11 October 1833. ***OFFERED INDIVIDUALLY, the price is per issue*** 
Price: 50.00 AUD
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4 Those were the days. Anecdotes collected by Retired Senior Volunteers Programme members.
Tasmania Department of Sport & Recreation 1988? 
4to. Duplicated typescript with stiff plastic binding. 82pp. ***The reminiscences of 12 elderly Tasmanians (Hobart and southern districts), mostly concerning the early decades of the 20th century. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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The Van Diemen's Land Warriors. With an essay on Matthew Brady., 'Pindar Juvenal.'
5 'Pindar Juvenal.' The Van Diemen's Land Warriors. With an essay on Matthew Brady.
Sydney D.S. Ford, Printers [for the editor] 1944 
Edited, and with an essay on Matthew Brady by George Mackaness. (Australian Historical Monographs, no X.) #76 of 90 numbered and signed copies for sale (a further 10 were for presentation). 22pp essay, 5 illustrations (including a facsimile of original title-page); 32pp text of the poem. Stiff yapp-edged wrappers.A very good clean copy. ***Published in Hobart Town 1827 as 'The Van Diemen's Land Warriors, or The Heroes of Cornwall; a satire in three cantos' by Pindar Juvenal - an anonymous satire on the military's attempts to capture the notorious bushranger Matthew Brady (although the events of the poem are apparently fictitious - and it was published more than a year after Brady's execution). The book was suppressed as libellous and there are very few copies extant. The author may have been Robert Wales of Launceston. 
Price: 55.00 AUD
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6 ADAM SMITH, Patsy & Joan Woodberry. Historic Tasmania Sketchbook.
Adelaide Rigby 1977 
Drawings by Max Angus, Frank Mather, Arthur Phillips. 251pp. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (spine sunned, oil stain at foot of rear blurb flap, not affecting the book itself). A very good clean copy in a good wrapper. ISBN 0727002864 ***Compilation of the 19th Century Tasmania, Hobart, Launceston & Port Arthur sketchbooks. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Port Arthur Sketchbook., ADAM SMITH, Patsy.
7 ADAM SMITH, Patsy. Port Arthur Sketchbook.
Adelaide Rigby 1971 
Drawings by Arthur Phillips. 64pp, 29 illus. Papered boards with pictorial dustwrapper. Very good. ***Signed by both author and illustrator. ISBN 0851791719 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Port Arthur Sketchbook., ADAM SMITH, Patsy. Drawings by Arthur Phillips.
8 ADAM SMITH, Patsy. Drawings by Arthur Phillips. Port Arthur Sketchbook.
Adelaide Rigby 1974 
64pp, 29 illustrations. Papered boards with dustwrapper (spine sunned and lightly chipped at the head). A good clean copy. ISBN 0851791719 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Reading in Colonial Tasmania : the early years of the Evandale Subscription Library., ADKINS, Keith.
9 ADKINS, Keith. Reading in Colonial Tasmania : the early years of the Evandale Subscription Library.
Melbourne Ancora Press, Monash University 2011 
Large 8vo. 276pp, illustrated, pictorial endpapers. Blue cloth with coloured dustwrapper. Fine (new). ISBN 0732624223 ***The Evandale Subscription Library was founded in 1847 by the Presbyterian Reverend Robert Russell. It was a practical expression of his faith and of the ideals of the Scottish Enlightenment, promoting the ideals of education, science, civic-mindedness and sobriety. The Library's manuscript catalogue of books and loans has survived, enabling the author to examine not only what books and periodicals were held in the collection but who it was that donated and/or borrowed them. 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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The Enigmatic Mr Strange. Creating a Past : the life and art of Frederick Strange c1807-1873., ADKINS, Yvonne.
10 ADKINS, Yvonne. The Enigmatic Mr Strange. Creating a Past : the life and art of Frederick Strange c1807-1873.
Launceston Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery 2017 
Oblong small 4to. 92pp, well illustrated in colour. Soft covers. Fine (new). ISBN 0975802631 ***Produced to accompany the first exhibition of the convict landscape and portrait painter's work. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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The Wind You Say., ALCORSO, Claudio.
11 ALCORSO, Claudio. The Wind You Say.
Sydney Angus & Robertson 1993 
(Imprint Lives.) 170pp. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. Owner's name stamp. ***The Italian immigrant, textile factory owner, patron of the Arts, and pioneer of the Tasmanian wine industry. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Growing With Strength : a history of the Hobart City Council 1846-2000., ALEXANDER, Alison & Stefan Petrow.
12 ALEXANDER, Alison & Stefan Petrow. Growing With Strength : a history of the Hobart City Council 1846-2000.
Hobart City Council 2008 
4to. 607pp, illustrated. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 098051391X 
Price: 50.00 AUD
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Repression, Reform & Resilience : a history of the Cascades Female Factory., ALEXANDER, Alison (ed).
13 ALEXANDER, Alison (ed). Repression, Reform & Resilience : a history of the Cascades Female Factory.
Hobart Convict Women's Press 2016 
264pp, illustrated in colour and b&w. Soft covers. Fine (new). ISBN 0995359903 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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The Companion to Tasmanian History., Alexander, Alison (ed).
14 Alexander, Alison (ed). The Companion to Tasmanian History.
Hobart Centre for Tasmanian Historical Studies 2005 
566pp, illustrated, coloured endpaper maps. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good to fine clean copy. ISBN 186295223X ***1073 entries, by 415 authors, and 18 thematic essays. 
Price: 85.00 AUD
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Corruption and Skullduggery : Edward Lord, Maria Riseley, and Hobart's tempestuous beginnings., ALEXANDER, Alison.
15 ALEXANDER, Alison. Corruption and Skullduggery : Edward Lord, Maria Riseley, and Hobart's tempestuous beginnings.
Hobart Pillinger Press 2015 
Large 8vo. 350pp, well illustrated in colour. Soft covers with French flaps. Fine (new). ISBN 0646941151 
Price: 50.00 AUD
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Governors' Ladies: the wives and mistresses of Van Diemen's Land governors., ALEXANDER, Alison.
16 ALEXANDER, Alison. Governors' Ladies: the wives and mistresses of Van Diemen's Land governors.
Hobart THRA 1987 
First edition. 188pp, illustrated. Cloth with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. 
Price: 65.00 AUD
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17 ALEXANDER, Alison. Jane Franklin Hall 1950-2010 : the story of a residential college.
Hobart Jane Franklin Hall 2010 
4to. 143pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Very slight small mark where owner's name label removed from front enpaper, otherwise fine. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Tasmania's Convicts : how felons built a free society., ALEXANDER, Alison.
18 ALEXANDER, Alison. Tasmania's Convicts : how felons built a free society.
Crows Nest, NSW Allen & Unwin 2014 
Reprint. 318pp, black & white photographs and illustrations. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. Owner's name on title-page ISBN 1743318723 *** "Tasmania's convict ancestors, so long figures of shame to their descendants, are examined here in rich and unprecedented detail. In showing us what kinds of people the convicts really were, Alison Alexander dispels many myths. A landmark work" (Christopher Koch). 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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Tasmania's Convicts : how felons built a free society., ALEXANDER, Alison.
19 ALEXANDER, Alison. Tasmania's Convicts : how felons built a free society.
Sydney Allen & Unwin 2010 
318pp, black & white photographs and illustrations. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. ISBN 1742372058 From the dustwrapper: "Tasmania's convict ancestors, so long figures of shame to their descendants, are examined here in rich and unprecedented detail. In showing us what kinds of people the convicts really were, Alison Alexander dispels many myths. A landmark work" (Christopher Koch). 
Price: 45.00 AUD
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The Ambitions of Jane Franklin : Victorian lady adventurer., ALEXANDER, Alison.
20 ALEXANDER, Alison. The Ambitions of Jane Franklin : Victorian lady adventurer.
Sydney Allen & Unwin 2013 
First edition (the larger format). x, 294pp, 4pp colour and 8pp b&w illustrations. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ***Inscribed by the author. ISBN 1742375693 *** Jane (nee Griffin), Lady Franklin, the wife of the Arctic explorer and Lieut-Governor of Van Diemen's Land (1837-43), Sir John Franklin. 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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