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Image for Growing Up in Stanley 1920-1940 : recollections of boyhood.

Growing Up in Stanley 1920-1940 : recollections of boyhood.

By: WELLS, Max.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Tasmania, Author?: 1988

Seller ID: 21026


Small 4to. 64pp, illustrated. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. View more info

Image for An Intense Scutiny : photography by Stewart Wells.

An Intense Scutiny : photography by Stewart Wells.

By: WELLS, Stewart.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Hobart, Author: 2007

Seller ID: 34730


Essay by Greg Lehman. 4to. Unpaginated, 105 colour images. Papered board with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. ***Signed by Sterwart Wells. ISBN 0975723782 *** A study of the changes wrought by humans on the Tasmanian environment. View more info

Michael Howe: the last and the worst of the bushrangers of Van Diemen's Land. Narrative of the chief atrocities committed by this great murderer and his associates during a period of six years in Van Diemen's Land. From authentic sources of information.

By: WELLS,T.E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Dubbo, Review Publications: 1979

Seller ID: 6951


With an Introduction by George Mackaness. Australian Historical Monographs, reprint series. 40pp, illustrated. Stapled in stiff wrappers. A very good clean copy. View more info

The History of Tasmania.

By: WEST, John.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Libraries Board of South Australia: 1966

Seller ID: 19829


(Australiana Facsimile Editions, no 35.) First published Launceston, 1852 (Ferguson 18351). 340 & 380pp. Blue synthetic cloth. Edges and endpapers a little yellowed, otherwise a good clean set. View more info

Image for The History of Tasmania. With copious information respecting the colonies of New South Wales, Victoria, South Australia, &c., &c., &c.

The History of Tasmania. With copious information respecting the colonies of New South Wales, Victoria, South Australia, &c., &c., &c.

By: WEST, John.

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1981

Seller ID: 12534


(Australian Classics.) Edited, with introduction and annotations, by A.G.L. Shaw. Reprint of the 1971 edition (first published 1852). xxii, 700pp, black & white illustrations, map. Papered boards with dustwrapper (spine a trifle sunned). Edges somewhat soiled, otherwise a good clean copy. ***The classic contemporary account of Van Diemen's Land, here with Professor Shaw's extensive notes and commentary. View more info

Image for Indenture document : Assignment of land in the suburbs of Launceston, Mr F. Palmer to the Revd. John West. 29 Dec 1843

Indenture document : Assignment of land in the suburbs of Launceston, Mr F. Palmer to the Revd. John West. 29 Dec 1843

By: WEST, Rev. John (autograph of).

Price: $285.00

Publisher: 1843

Seller ID: 35641


Large parchment document in manuscript, folded. Signed by the Reverend John West, Frederick Palmer and William Cozens, with three seals to the signatures. In very good clean condition. *** The land in question, fronting Lord Street and on the corner of Frankland Street, was originally allocated to Simeon Lord, but had most recently been in the possession of William Cozens, a chemist. Cozens had been declared bankrupt and his assets were placed under the control of Freder... 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 Pro Hart's Legendary Tasmania.

Pro Hart's Legendary Tasmania.

By: WHITE, Paul (text by) and Pro Hart.

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1982

Seller ID: 14219


Paintings by Pro Hart. Oblong 4to. 71pp, colour plates. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. ***Signed by Pro Hart. View more info

Image for Railways, Mines, Pubs and People : and other historical research.

Railways, Mines, Pubs and People : and other historical research.

By: WHITHAM, Lindsay.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Hobart, THRA: 2002

Seller ID: 23194


264pp, 101 photographs, drawings and maps. Soft covers; reading creases to spine. A good to very good clean copy. ISBN 0909479216 ***Most of the essays were originally published in the Tasmanian Historical Research Association's Papers & Proceedings. Whitham's interest has been in Tasmania's near-forgotten industrial heritage. View more info

Image for The Abels : a comprehensive guide to Tasmania's mountains over 1100m high. Volume 1. Sections 1-5.

The Abels : a comprehensive guide to Tasmania's mountains over 1100m high. Volume 1. Sections 1-5.

By: WILKINSON, Bill (ed).

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Hobart, Tasmanian Outdoors Collection:

Seller ID: 34152


Second edition, substantially revised and expanded. 4to. 352pp, lavishly illustrated in colour and b&w. Includes the 'Abel Tables'; the check-list previously issued as small booklet, now updated with GDA references. Soft covers with French flaps. Fine (new). ISBN 0995367353 ***This volume covers the north-east, north-west, south-east, eastern and wesatern plateaux, the Ossa and Du Cane groups, and the Cuvier Valley region. The second volume - the original edition of whic... View more info

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The Abels : a comprehensive guide to Tasmania's mountains over 1100m high. Volume 1. Sections 1-5.

By: WILKINSON, Bill (ed).

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Hobart, Tasmanian Outdoors Collection: 2016

Seller ID: 35106


Second edition, substantially revised and expanded. Pictorial papered boards. 4to. 352pp, lavishly illustrated in colour and b&w. Includes the 'Abel Tables'; the check-list previously issued as small booklet, now updated with GDA references. Fine (new). ISBN 0995367361 *** The hard-bound issue of this new edition was limited to 200 numbered copies, signed by the author; this one is out-of-series (unnumbered) but signed. This volume covers the north-east, north-west, sout... View more info

Irish Convicts and Van Diemen's Land.

By: WILLIAMS, John.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hobart, THRA: 1972

Seller ID: 23145


article in THRAPP, Vol 19/3, September 1972, pp100-20. Stapled in wrappers. Very good. View more info

Image for Old Sea Dogs of Tasmania : Book 2.

Old Sea Dogs of Tasmania : Book 2.

By: WILSON, Andrew.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Hobart, Everything Everything: 2016

Seller ID: 34770


4to. 260pp, lavishly illustrated in colour and b&w. Quarter cloth and pictorial papered boards. Fine (new). ISBN 099230363X ***A second volume of photographs and stories of colourful old sailors, fishermen and shipwrights from Tasmania, along with scenic shots of Tasmania’s world-famous beautiful and rugged island coastline. View more info

Image for Tasmanian Insights: essays in honour of Geoffrey Thomas Stilwell.

Tasmanian Insights: essays in honour of Geoffrey Thomas Stilwell.

By: WINTER, Gillian (ed).

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Hobart, State Library of Tasmania: 1992

Seller ID: 5197


1000 copies only. 245pp, illus in colour and b&w. Red cloth with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 072463892X ***Fifteen articles: on aspects of Tasmanian history, maritime exploration, connections with Antarctica, art, architecture, engineering, jewellery, publishing, interior design (of Government House) - with biographical sketches of Stilwell and Sir William Crowther, and an afterword by Christopher Koch. View more info

Image for Andrew Bent and the Freedom of the Press in Van Diemen's Land.

Andrew Bent and the Freedom of the Press in Van Diemen's Land.

By: WOODBERRY, Joan.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hobart, Fuller's Bookshop: 1972

Seller ID: 5200


750 numbered copies. 174pp. Brown synthetic cloth with clear acetate dustwrapper. A very good to fine clean copy. ISBN 0858530058 View more info

A Survey of Woodcraft in Tasmania.

By: Woodcraft:

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hobart, Forestry Commission Tasmania: 1988

Seller ID: 27757


4to. 22pp, illus. Stapled in the original wrappers, as issued. Very good. ISBN 0724635203 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 Portrait of Jane: a life of Lady Franklin.

Portrait of Jane: a life of Lady Franklin.

By: WOODWARD, Frances J.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1951

Seller ID: 35215


First edition. 382pp, frontis portrait, 6 plates, full-page map of Tasmania, rear endpaper map (illustrating the searches for Sir John Franklin). Green cloth with dustwrapper (spine somewhat soiled and rubbed, now in protective sleeve. From a church library - where, it seems, it was little if ever used - with a spine label on the wrapper, a stamp and a small card pocket on the front endpapers, but no other markings. A very good clean (ex-library) copy. View more info

A Walk in Old Hobart.

By: WOOLEY, Charles and Michael Tatlow.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Tasmania, Walk Guides Australia: 2007

Seller ID: 27271


86pp, illustrated in colour and b&w, folding map. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ***A self-guided walking trail: 'your guide to two wondrous hours'. View more info

Image for A Tour of Old Tasmania.

A Tour of Old Tasmania.

By: WOOLEY, Charles; Michael Tatlow & Peter Mercer.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Tasmania, Walk Guides Australia: 2008

Seller ID: 28449


232pp, illustrated in colour and b&w, map. Soft covers. A very good to fine clean copy, signed by the three authors. ISBN 0980563739 *** 'Tours and maps for a week or a month. Presenting 200 towns and secret places.' View more info

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Moods of a Mountain.

By: WOOLLEY, Graeme (photography). Text by Nigel Woolley.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Hobart?, Nigel Woolley: 2007

Seller ID: 26375


Oblong 4to. 77pp, colour photography. Pictorial papered boards. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0980326303 ***Hobart's Mount Wellington. The book was produced to celebrate the work of Graeme Woolley (1931-2006). View more info

Image for Tasmania's Heroes : awards for valour.

Tasmania's Heroes : awards for valour.

By: World War One:

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Hobart, N.G. Davies at "The Mercury" Office: 1918

Seller ID: 33999


Sold for the benefit of the O.A.S. Fund. Authorised by the State Repatriation Board. Booklet (105x160mm). 32pp, illustrated. Stapled in stiff wrappers, as issued, now with plastic covering. The booklet is crinkled throughout (by damp it seems) but with no adhesion of pages, pp25/6 has a small piece from its top corner torn away (clips the marginal border but well away from text). A just-about-good copy of a scarce booklet. ***Cover title adds: 'The Great War'. A list of ... View more info

Image for Launceston Regiment 1860-1960.

Launceston Regiment 1860-1960.

By: WYATT, D.M.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Taroona, Tas, Author: 2013

Seller ID: 32218


Published in an edition of 150 numbered copies signed by the author (the first 35 of which are case-bound). 4to. x, 206pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w. Soft covers. Fine (new). ISBN 0977503399 ***The Launceston Volunteer Rifle Corps was founded in 1860, although it was disbanded due to insufficient government and public support in 1868. Ten years later, the Tasmanian Volunteer Rifle regiment was formed, with two companies in Launceston and four in Hobart, and the ... View more info

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Artillery in Tasmania 1901-2011.

By: WYATT, Douglas Morris & Keith Glyde.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Hobart, Authors: 2012

Seller ID: 33384


4to. xii, 254pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w. Soft covers. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0977503372 *** A chronological diary of the evolution of artillery in Tasmania. 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 With the Volunteers: a historical diary of the volunteer military forces of the north-west and west coasts of Tasmania, 1886-1986.

With the Volunteers: a historical diary of the volunteer military forces of the north-west and west coasts of Tasmania, 1886-1986.

By: WYATT, Major D.M.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Devonport (Tas), Author?: 1987

Seller ID: 5207


#343 of 1000 copies, signed by the author. Large 4to. 348pp. Synthetic cloth, gilt design blocked on the upper board, with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. View more info

Image for Sporting Island: a history of sport and recreation in Tasmania.

Sporting Island: a history of sport and recreation in Tasmania.

By: YOUNG, David.

Price: $44.00

Publisher: Hobart, Department of Sport & Recreation: 2005

Seller ID: 20413


4to. 394pp, illustrated in colour and b&w. Soft covers. Fine. ISBN 0975233106 View more info

Image for The story of the Deloraine schools 1847-1979.

The story of the Deloraine schools 1847-1979.

By: YOUNG, Lexie.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Author?: 1979

Seller ID: 33501


48pp, illustrated. Stapled in stiff wrappers, as issued. A very good clean copy. ***Includes the schools at Red Hills, Moltemea, Quamby Brook, Golden Valley, Dunorlan. View more info