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Image for A Century Afield : a history of the Tasmanian Field Naturalists Club.

A Century Afield : a history of the Tasmanian Field Naturalists Club.

By: FENTON, Janet.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hobart, Tasmanian Field Naturalists Club: 2004

Seller ID: 31223


Large 8vo. 168pp, illustrated. Soft covers (spine a trifle sunned). A very good clean copy. ISBN 0957852916 View more info

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Tasmanians All.

By: FERRALL, R.A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Launceston, [Author?]: 1982

Seller ID: 4615


Small 4to. 176pp, illustrated. Cloth with dustwrapper (head of spine with short closed tears). A very good clean copy. ***Tasmanian personalities. View more info

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Partly Personal : recollections of a one-time Tasmanian journalist.

By: FERRALL, R.A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hobart, Cat & Fiddle Press: 1974

Seller ID: 4613


4to. 140pp, illus. Cloth with dustwrapper (extremities a little rubbed, some silverfishing to spine). A very good clean copy. View more info

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Houses & Estates of Old Glamorgan.

By: FERRIS, Maureen Martin; Malcolm Ward & Tilley Brooke.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Swansea (Tas), Glamorgan Spring Bay Historical Society: 2017

Seller ID: 35437


ISBN 0980712742 Houses and Estates of Old Glamorgan is an extensively researched, referenced and richly illustrated book documenting thirty early properties of the former Glamorgan municipality on the east coast of Tasmania. It describes the stories of the pioneers and the land, up to the First World War, and there is a detailed architectural description of each house and many outbuildings, such as mills, barns and workers’ cottages. A technical glossary, supplemen... View more info

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Island Summers : a history of Tasmanian representative cricket.

By: FINLAY, Ric.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Hobart, St David's Park Publishing: 1992

Seller ID: 13561


Foreword by David Boon. 232pp, illus. Soft covers (slight creasing to rear). A good to very good clean copy. ISBN 072462273X View more info

Image for Native Orchids of Tasmania.

Native Orchids of Tasmania.

By: FIRTH, M.J.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Devonport (Tas), Author: 1965

Seller ID: 4616


90pp, b&w photographs, line illustrations. Cloth with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. Owner's details. View more info

Image for Fereday & O'Connor. Supreme Court of Van Diemen's Land. Proceedings for Libel, Slander and Malicious Prosecution, 1831. Reported by Robert Lathrop Murray, with Notes & Dramatis Personæ by E. FitzSymonds.

Fereday & O'Connor. Supreme Court of Van Diemen's Land. Proceedings for Libel, Slander and Malicious Prosecution, 1831. Reported by Robert Lathrop Murray, with Notes & Dramatis Personæ by E. FitzSymonds.

By: FitzSymonds, Eustace (ed).

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Adelaide, James Dally: 2004

Seller ID: 21005


55 numbered copies only, initialled by the publisher. 112pp. Bound at the Chasdor Bindery in pea green buckram, in matching slipcase. A fine clean copy. View more info

Image for Montagu & Stephen, Van Diemen's Land 1836.  Algernon Montagu & Alfred Stephen in Supreme Court proceedings against T.W. Rowlands; with a comment by Robert Lathrop Murray; with Geo. Arthur's despatch.

Montagu & Stephen, Van Diemen's Land 1836. Algernon Montagu & Alfred Stephen in Supreme Court proceedings against T.W. Rowlands; with a comment by Robert Lathrop Murray; with Geo. Arthur's despatch.

By: FitzSymonds, Eustace (ed).

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Adelaide, James Dally: 2007

Seller ID: 23899


99 numbered copies only, initialled by the publisher. Small 4to. 168pp. Printed by Hyde Park Press on 118gsm Teton Text and bound by Chasor Bindery in flame red buckram, with matching slipcase. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0975156950 ***The last (and posthumous) book issued under the imprint of the publisher/antiquarian bookseller James Dally (1931-2005), who also published for many years as Sullivan's Cove. View more info

Image for Gellibrand Days.  R.L. Murray and Alfred Stephen, 1825 & 1826, in the Supreme Court of Van Diemen's Land, &c. &c.  &c.

Gellibrand Days. R.L. Murray and Alfred Stephen, 1825 & 1826, in the Supreme Court of Van Diemen's Land, &c. &c. &c.

By: FitzSymonds, Eustace (ed).

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Adelaide, James Dally: 2005

Seller ID: 19781


55 numbered copies only, initialled by the publisher. Small 4to. 144 pages, in Pastoni type with decorative initials, printed on vellum-finish paper and bound in fine English orange cloth with matching slipcase. Fine. ISBN 0975156942 ***The 'joustings' - in print and in correspondence - between the newspaper editor Robert Lathrop Murray and the young Solicitor-General Alfred Stephen, surrounding the latter's resignation and the enquiry into the conduct of Murray's fr... View more info

Image for Mortmain : a collection of choice petitions, memorials and letters of protest and request from the convict colony of Van Diemen's Land; written by divers persons, both eminent and lowly…

Mortmain : a collection of choice petitions, memorials and letters of protest and request from the convict colony of Van Diemen's Land; written by divers persons, both eminent and lowly…

By: FitzSymonds, Eustace (ed).

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Hobart, Sullivan's Cove: 1977

Seller ID: 4891


Collected and transcribed from the originals by Eustace FitzSymonds, with numerous pages of the manuscripts shewn in facsimile. #348 of 500 numbered copies. Folio. 262pp, illustrations (facsimiles of some of the documents). Full cloth with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. View more info

Image for A Terrible Beauty : a history of the Gordon River country.

A Terrible Beauty : a history of the Gordon River country.

By: FLANAGAN, Richard.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Greenhouse: 1985

Seller ID: 5330


First edition. 4to. 100pp, illustrated. Soft covers. Slight rubbing to the corners, otherwise a very good clean copy. ISBN 0864360010 View more info

Observations on the Coasts of Van Diemen's Land, on Bass's Strait and its islands, and on part of the coasts of New South Wales; intended to accompany the charts of the late discoveries in those countries.

By: FLINDERS, Matthew.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Libraries Board of South Australia: 1965

Seller ID: 10224


(Australiana Facsimile Editions, no 66.) First published 1801 (Ferguson 329). Large 4to. 36pp. Blue synthetic cloth (as issued, without dustwrapper); slight discolouration around the edges. Page edges browned, slight marks left by tape from a previous covering on both endpapers, front free endpaper a little creased near the fore-edge, a little light spotting on early leaves; otherwise clean and in good to very good condition. The edition was 597 copies according to Peade... View more info

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Observations on the Coasts of Van Diemen's Land, on Bass's Strait and its islands, and on part of the coasts of New South Wales; intended to accompany the charts of the late discoveries in those countries.

By: FLINDERS, Matthew.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Libraries Board of South Australia: 1965

Seller ID: 5788


(Australiana Facsimile Editions, no 66.) First published 1801 (Ferguson 329). Large 4to. 36pp. Blue synthetic cloth (without a dustwrapper, as issued). A very good clean copy. The edition was 597 copies according to Peade. ***The three charts were separately published by Arrowsmith in 1800 and 1801. View more info

Image for Observations on the Coasts of Van Diemen's Land, on Bass's Strait and its islands, and on part of the coasts of New South Wales.

Observations on the Coasts of Van Diemen's Land, on Bass's Strait and its islands, and on part of the coasts of New South Wales.

By: FLINDERS, Matthew.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dubbo, Review Publications: 1979

Seller ID: 19174


With an Introduction by George Mackaness. Australian Historical Monographs, reprint series. 58pp, illustrations, 3 charts (2 folding). Stapled in stiff wrappers. A very good clean copy. View more info

Image for The Problem of the Birth of the Kangaroo.

The Problem of the Birth of the Kangaroo.

By: FLYNN, Professor T. Thomson.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Hobart, Workers' Educational Association of Tasmania: 1928

Seller ID: 14173


(The Searchlight Series, no 1.) 12pp. Stapled in the original grey wrappers. The stapled a little rusted and a little spotting on the centre pages, otherwise a very good clean copy. ***Flynn was the Ralston Professor of Biology at the University of Tasmania. His son Errol later achieved a measure of fame as a film actor. View more info

The Rainforest of Tasmania.

By: Forests:

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Hobart, Forestry Commission: 1987

Seller ID: 11742


Produced by an editorial team representing the Working Group for Rainforest Conservation. Large 4to. 128pp, well illustrated in colour. Pictorial papered boards with dustwrapper (extremities a little rubbed, now in protective sleeve). The first (blank) page with a little foxing, otherwise a very good clean copy. ISBN 0724615202 View more info

Captain Haughton Forrest.

By: Forrest, Haughton:

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hobart, The Fine Arts Committee, University of Tasmania: 1976

Seller ID: 15584


Exhibition catalogue. 16pp, illustrated in b&w, including a 5pp biographical note, two caricatures & two photos of the artist. Stapled in coloured wrappers, slightly rubbed, but a good to very good clean copy. View more info

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The Dillingham Convict Letters.

By: FORSTER, Harley W. (ed).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Cypress Books/Victorian Historical Association: 1970

Seller ID: 21780


(Cypress Historical Backgrounds no 4.) 27pp. Stapled in stiff wrappers (slight surface rubbing). Very good. *** '...from the Hulks, Woolwich, the transport ship Catherine Stewart Forbes, and from Sandy Bay and Hobart Town, Van Diemen's Land,1831-9.' View more info

Image for Governor Arthur's Convict System, Van Diemen's Land 1824-36 : a study in colonisation.

Governor Arthur's Convict System, Van Diemen's Land 1824-36 : a study in colonisation.

By: FORSYTH, W.D.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Sydney, Sydney University Press: 1970

Seller ID: 5445


Reprint (first published 1935). 224pp, b&w frontis portrait. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (a trifle spotted, small stain lower spine, now in protective sleeve). Owner's small name label. A very good clean copy. View more info

Image for The Furneaux Group, Bass Strait : a history.

The Furneaux Group, Bass Strait : a history.

By: FOWLER, R.M.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Canberra, Roebuck: 1980

Seller ID: 26968


(Roebuck Society Publication no 28.) 394pp, 60 illustrations, endpaper maps. Pictorial cloth with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. Owner's name. ***Published posthumously - final editing by J.S. Cumpston at the request of the author's widow. The cover title adds 'Volume I', and Cumpston's introduction speaks of a second volume being in preparation, but it never appeared. View more info

Image for Some Private Correspondence of Sir John and Lady Jane Franklin (Tasmania, 1837-1845).

Some Private Correspondence of Sir John and Lady Jane Franklin (Tasmania, 1837-1845).

By: FRANKLIN, Sir John & Lady Jane.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Dubbo, Review Publications: 1977

Seller ID: 6010


With an Introduction, Notes and Commentary by George Mackaness. (Australian Historical Monographs, Vols XVII-XVIII (new series); a reprint of no XV of original series.) Two parts: 126&108pp, each with 12 illustrations. Stapled in stiff green wrappers. A very good clean set. View more info

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Narrative of Some Passages in the History of Van Diemen's Land, during the last three years of Sir John Franklin's administration of its government.

By: FRANKLIN, Sir John.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hobart, Platypus Publ.: 1967

Seller ID: 21951


#570 of 750 copies. Facsimile reprint. 158pp. Canvas cloth, title lettering on upper board. A very good clean copy. ***Sir John's account of his dispute with his former Colonial Secretary, John Montagu. The original was privately issued in a small edition and is very scarce. Each copy bears a presentation inscription 'By Order of Sir John Franklin' on the title page - this facsimile used the copy of R.J. Murchison Esq. View more info

Image for Narrative of Some Passages in the History of Van Diemen's Land, during the last three years of Sir John Franklin's administration of its government.

Narrative of Some Passages in the History of Van Diemen's Land, during the last three years of Sir John Franklin's administration of its government.

By: FRANKLIN, Sir John.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hobart, Platypus Publications: 1967

Seller ID: 4628


#500 of 750 copies. Facsimile reprint. 158pp. Canvas cloth, title lettering on upper board, a little light flecking. A good clean copy. ***Sir John's account of his dispute with his former Colonial Secretary, John Montagu. The original was privately issued in a small edition and is very scarce. Each copy bears a presentation inscription 'By Order of Sir John Franklin' on the title page - this facsimile used the copy of R.J. Murchison Esq. View more info

Image for Municipal Magnificence : the Hobart Town Hall 1866-2016.

Municipal Magnificence : the Hobart Town Hall 1866-2016.

By: FREEMAN, Peter; Brendan Lennard & Kathryn Evans.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Hobart City Council: 2016

Seller ID: 34844


Oblong 4to. 280pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w, pictorial endpapers. Black cloth with dustwrapper. Fine (new). ISBN 0980710286 View more info

The Friendly Years, 1887-1987.

By: Friends' School.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Hobart, The Friends' School: 1987

Seller ID: 8174


4to. 180pp, well illus. Soft covers. Very good. View more info

Boarding With Friends' : boarding and residential living at The Friends' School, Hobart. 1887-2011.

By: Friends' School:

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hobart, The Friends' School: n.d. [2012?]

Seller ID: 33606


55pp, b&w and coloured photographs. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. View more info

Image for Convict Lives at the Launceston Female Factory.

Convict Lives at the Launceston Female Factory.

By: Frost, Lucy & Alice Meredith Hodgson : editors, for the Female Factory Research Group:

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hobart, Convict Women's Press: 2013

Seller ID: 31306


278pp, illustrated. Soft covers. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0987144340 ***Short biographies of 30 inmates of the Launceston's Female House of Correction 1834-55. This was the first purpose-built female penal institution in VDL, but overcrowding and maladministration soon reduced its condition to match the squalor of those it was intended to replace. View more info

Image for From The Edges of Empire : convict women from beyond the British Isles.

From The Edges of Empire : convict women from beyond the British Isles.

By: FROST, Lucy & Colette McAlpine (eds).

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Hobart, Convict Women's Press: 2015

Seller ID: 34149


280pp, illustrated. Soft covers. Fine (new). ISBN 0987144383 View more info

Image for Footsteps and Voices : a historical look into the Cascades Female Factory.

Footsteps and Voices : a historical look into the Cascades Female Factory.

By: FROST, Lucy.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hobart, Female Factory Historic Site: 2004

Seller ID: 18775


Oblong 8vo. 50pp. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. View more info

Image for Emigration to Tasmania, by A Recent Settler. Dedicated to the sober and industrious toilers of the Mother-land, whether in town or country, struggling for a livelihood, without hope of rising in the social scale.

Emigration to Tasmania, by A Recent Settler. Dedicated to the sober and industrious toilers of the Mother-land, whether in town or country, struggling for a livelihood, without hope of rising in the social scale.

By: FURLONG, Charles]

Price: $450.00

Publisher: London, A.H. Moxon: 1879

Seller ID: 21789


Small 8vo. viii, 124pp. Rebound, not recently, in quarter blue morocco and patterned papered boards, without the original stiff wrappers, spine title in gilt. Heavy offsetting on the free endpapers, small brown mark on the top corners of the last few leaves, otherwise a very good clean copy. ***Ferguson 14764; Wilson, Collecting Old Tasmanian Books, pp38-9. The author, retired civil servant Charles George Henry Furlong, emigrated to Tasmania in 1873 and settled in Myrtle... View more info

Image for Henry Reed: Van Diemen's Land Pioneer.

Henry Reed: Van Diemen's Land Pioneer.

By: FYSH, Hudson.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Hobart, Cat & Fiddle Press: 1973

Seller ID: 4635


160pp, illustrated, pictorial endpapers. Maroon cloth with dustwrapper. Owner's bookplate on verso of front free endpaper. A very good clean copy. ***In addition to his role as a pioneer of both VDL and the Port Phillip district, Reed was instrumental in the formation of the Salvation Army. The author - better known for his role in Australian aviation - is his grandson. View more info

Image for Tigers Roar : celebrating Cricket Tasmania's 150th anniversary.

Tigers Roar : celebrating Cricket Tasmania's 150th anniversary.

By: GANDY, Michael; Rick Finlay & Rick Smith.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hobart, Cricket Tasmania: 2015

Seller ID: 35400


4to. 306pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w. Cloth with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0994376111 ***Signed all three authors. View more info

Image for Immense Enjoyment : the illustrated journals and letters of William L. Wells 1884-1888.  The life of an early Quaker family in Tasmania.

Immense Enjoyment : the illustrated journals and letters of William L. Wells 1884-1888. The life of an early Quaker family in Tasmania.

By: GARDAM, Faye (ed.).

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Devon Historical Society: 1987

Seller ID: 4636


1000 signed and numbered copies (but this one out-of-series and unsigned). Small 4to. 176pp, illustrated. Leather-grained cloth with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0959321918 View more info

Viv and Hilda : meeting the Robeys of Maria Island.

By: GATENBY, Kathy

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Hobart, Author: 2011

Seller ID: 29271


Square 8vo. 144pp, illustrated in colour and b&w. Pictorial papered boards. Fine (new). ISBN 0987091522 View more info

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Recollections of Life in Van Dieman's Land.

By: GATES, William (one of the Canadian Patriots) : edited by George Mackaness.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Sydney, D.S. Ford, Printers [for the editor]: 1961

Seller ID: 15952


Edited, with an Introduction, Notes and Commentary, by George Mackaness. (Australian Historical Monographs, no XL.) 135 copies for sale in Australia (15 more for presentation & 40 for North America), signed by Mackaness. This is numbered 136 (and thus presumably a presentation copy, though not so inscribed). Two parts, numbered 118 & 84 respectively. Large 8vo. 76pp, 6 illustrations & 56pp, 5 illustrations. Stiff yellow overhanging wrappers. A very good clean set. Geoffr... View more info

Image for The South West Book: a Tasmanian wilderness.

The South West Book: a Tasmanian wilderness.

By: GEE, Helen & Jane Fenton (eds).

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australian Conservation Foundation: 1979

Seller ID: 21408


Reprinted with corrections. 4to. 308pp, well illustrated. Green cloth with dustwrapper (spine slightly sunned). A very good clean copy. ISBN 0858020564 View more info

Image for For the Forests : a history of the Tasmanian forest campaigns.

For the Forests : a history of the Tasmanian forest campaigns.

By: GEE, Helen (ed).

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Hobart, The Wilderness Society: 2001

Seller ID: 25115


First edition, special issue of 500 copies numbered (this is #130) and signed by the editor. 4to. 378pp, well illustrated. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Printed on 'totally chlorine free' recycled paper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 1875768092 ***Short contributions from many (most?) of the activists involved in the campaigns to preserve Tasmania's native forests. View more info

Tasmanian Literary Landmarks.

By: GIORDANO, Margaret & Don Norman.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hobart, Shearwater Press: 1984

Seller ID: 4650


202pp, illustrated. Soft covers. Very good. ***Short biographies of Tasmanian writers, from Henry Savery to James McAuley. View more info

John Glover 1767-1849.

By: Glover, John:

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Woollahra, NSW, Rex Irwin:

Seller ID: 4652


Introduction by John McPhee. Small 4to. 32pp, 16 colour and 4 b&w plates. Soft covers (somewhat faded near spine). Very good. ***Exhibition catalogue, October 1986: Rex Irwin, Art Dealer, in conjunction with Spink & Son and Neville Keating Pictures. The subjects of these works are British/European. View more info

Image for Letters of an Irish Patriot : William Paul Dowling in Tasmania.

Letters of an Irish Patriot : William Paul Dowling in Tasmania.

By: GLOVER, Margaret & Alf MacLochlainn (eds).

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Hobart, THRA: 2005

Seller ID: 20515


144pp. Soft covers. Very good. ISBN 0909479232 ***Dowling was convicted of sedition in London in 1848, and was transported to Van Diemen's Land (Tasmania). Although not a leading member of the Young Ireland movement, his intense patriotism motivated him throughout his life. Dowling remained in the colony, establishing himself as an artist and photographer. His letters give a private account of his expectations and disappointments, and his reflections on local and worl... View more info

Image for Tasmanians Remember 1900-1969.

Tasmanians Remember 1900-1969.

By: GOC, Nicola.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Hobart, Gentrx: 1999

Seller ID: 7589


Tall 4to. 208pp, illustrated, pictorial endpapers. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy - signed by the author. ***An illustrated oral history : Family Life, School Days, Getting There, Leisure Time, Going to Town, Black Tuesday. View more info

Jews in Van Diemen's Land.

By: GORDON, Max.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Author: 1965

Seller ID: 27758


141pp, 16 b&w plates. Cloth with dustwrapper (spine dulled, extremities a little rubbed). Top edges lightly spotted, owner's details on front free endpaper. A good to very good clean copy. View more info

Image for Adamsfield : the town that lived and died.

Adamsfield : the town that lived and died.

By: GOWLLAND, Kathleen, Ralph & Timothy.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Devonport (Tas), Richmond & Sons: 1973

Seller ID: 5569


60pp, illustrated. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ***The osmiridium mining settlement. View more info

Trampled Wilderness: the history of South-West Tasmania.

By: GOWLLAND, Ralph and Kathleen.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Devonport (Tas), Printed by C.L. Richmond (for the Author?): 1975

Seller ID: 17811


First edition. Small 4to. 160pp, b&w illustrations & maps. Cloth with dustwrapper. The wrapper has been covered in contact plastic and taped down to the endpapers. Untidy owner's inscription on front endpaper, another gift inscription on half-title; one map (p111) has a few names marked with highlighter pen. Otherwise a good clean copy. ISBN 0959842012 View more info

Image for Trampled Wilderness : the history of South-West Tasmania.

Trampled Wilderness : the history of South-West Tasmania.

By: GOWLLAND, Ralph and Kathleen.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Devonport (Tas), Printed by C.L. Richmond (for the Author?): 1975

Seller ID: 4657


First edition. Small 4to. 160pp, black & white illustrations and maps. Cloth with dustwrapper. The cloth is faded along the spine and a previous covering has left small tape stains on the endpapers and blurb flaps, now in a new protective sleeve); otherwise a very good clean copy. Owner's name. ISBN 0959842012 View more info

Image for K & D : centenary history of Kemp & Denning Limited 1902-2002.

K & D : centenary history of Kemp & Denning Limited 1902-2002.

By: GRAEME-EVANS, A.L. & A.G. Kemp.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Hobart, Tasbook Publishers / Kemp & Denning: 2002

Seller ID: 28852


#368 of 600 copies, with presentation plate. 4to. 414pp, well illustrated. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (extremities a trifle rubbed, now in protective sleeve). A very good clean copy. ISBN 0958733430 ***The well-known Hobart timber and hardware merchants. Most of the edition of 600 copies was distributed amongst the firm's employees. View more info

Guns Across the River: the Battle of the Windmill, 1838.

By: Graves, Donald E.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Prescott, Ontario, Friends of Windmill Point: 2001

Seller ID: 28028


Oblong 8vo. 264pp, illustrated in b&w. Soft covers. Very good. ISBN 1896941214 ***The 1838 ill-fated American attack on Prescott, Upper Canada, which resulted in the transportation of many of the rebels to Van Diemen's Land. View more info

Image for The Tasmanian Club, 1861-1961.

The Tasmanian Club, 1861-1961.

By: GREEN, Frank C.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Hobart, The Club: 1961

Seller ID: 5105


500 copies only. 8vo. viii, 94pp, 13 plates. Navy blue cloth, club crest gold-blocked on the upper board. A very good clean copy. View more info

Image for Immigrants Recruited by the Launceston Immigration Aid Society 1855-1862.

Immigrants Recruited by the Launceston Immigration Aid Society 1855-1862.

By: GREEN, K.A.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hobart, Author: 1994

Seller ID: 35515


64pp; duplicated typescript. Spiral bound in stiff wrappers. A very good clean copy. ***Includes a short introduction. The details for each immigrant are as recorded by the agent in Launceston and include: name, age, trade or calling, religion, education and place of birth. View more info

The Murids and Small Dasyurids in Tasmania.

By: GREEN, R.H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Launceston, Queen Victoria Museum: 1967-72.

Seller ID: 27942


Seven parts, in three issues of the Records of the Queen Victoria Museum: Parts 1 & 2 (#28, 1967); Parts 3 & 4 (#32, 1968), Parts 5 to 7 (#46, 1972). All issues stapled in the original wrappers, as issued. Very good. View more info