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Image for The Thorough Business Man : memoirs of Walter Powell, merchant, Melbourne and London.

The Thorough Business Man : memoirs of Walter Powell, merchant, Melbourne and London.

By: GREGORY, Benjamin.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, Wesleyan Conference Office: 1879

Seller ID: 27668


Sixth edition. Small 8vo. viii, 382pp, tissue-protected frontispiece with facsimile signature. Original green cloth with black decoration and blind, lettering on cover and spine in gilt ( head, tail and edges of spine, and corners a little rubbed). Edges yellowed and a few spots on some pages, mostly on first and last few leaves; otherwise a very good clean copy. ***English-born Powell (1822-68) grew up in Tasmania and later worked for a Launceston merchant and auctione... View more info

The Man on Mount Wellington.

By: GRISTON, Basil.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Hobart, Coprint: 1988

Seller ID: 13880


Small 4to; 159pp, line illustrations. Soft covers. Very good. View more info

Image for 366 Days of Tasmania : a story for every day of the year.

366 Days of Tasmania : a story for every day of the year.

By: GUNN, Thomas.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Launceston, Footprints in the Past: 2016

Seller ID: 35181


Special issue: only ten copies thus were produced, with only five made available for sale. These were numbered 6 to 10 and signed by the author. 8vo. 168pp, illustrated in b&w. Synthetic cloth with dustwrapper. A fine clean (new) copy. ISBN 0995411603 View more info

THE TASMANIAN AND NEW ZEALAND GROUPS.

By: HALL, Robert.

Price: $18.00

Seller ID: 4668


Reprinted, with orig. pagination [275-87], from The Emu, Vol. XIX, Part 4, April 1920. Orig. wrapps (Emu cover). Very good. ***Bird groups. View more info

Tasman's Landing Place.

By: HALLIGAN, G.H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hobart, Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania: 1926

Seller ID: 6724


RSTPP for 1925, pp 195-202, with map. Original wrappers, as issued. Very good. ***Also in this issue: 'Some Notes on a Tasmanian Aboriginal Skull' by H.H. Scott & R. McClinton; 'Notes on the currency of early Tasmania' by John Reynolds; and R.W Giblin on Charles O'Hara Booth - and much natural history. View more info

Image for The Hamilton Literary Society : 120 years on, a continuing tradtion. The years 1990-2009.

The Hamilton Literary Society : 120 years on, a continuing tradtion. The years 1990-2009.

By: Hamilton Literary Society:

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hobart, Hamilton Literary Society: 2009

Seller ID: 35075


Small 8vo 68pp, illustrated. Soft covers. ***The Society - originally known as Nil Desperandum - was founded by Lady Teresa Hamilton, wife of the Governor of Tasmania 1889-92. View more info

Image for Cleansing the Colony : transporting convicts from New Zealand to Van Diemen's Land.

Cleansing the Colony : transporting convicts from New Zealand to Van Diemen's Land.

By: HARMAN, Kristyn.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Dunedin, NZ, Otago University Press: 2017

Seller ID: 35373


8vo. 248pp, colour and b&w plates, maps. Soft covers. A fine clean copy. ISBN 1988531063 View more info

Tasmanian Passes, Checks & Club Tokens.

By: HARPER, Noel G.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hobart, Jasneath Publ.: 1985

Seller ID: 4673


78pp. Soft covers. A little light spotting on the half-title. Very good. ISBN 0959011404 View more info

Image for Letters and Papers of G.P. Harris 1803-1812 : Deputy Surveyor General of New South Wales at Sullivan Bay, Port Phillip, and Hobart Town, Van Diemen's Land.

Letters and Papers of G.P. Harris 1803-1812 : Deputy Surveyor General of New South Wales at Sullivan Bay, Port Phillip, and Hobart Town, Van Diemen's Land.

By: HARRIS, George Prideaux [edited by Barbara Hamilton-Arnold.]

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Sorrento (Vic.), Arden Press: 1994

Seller ID: 27461


Small 4to. 174pp, 21 b&w and 4 colour illustrations. Soft covers. Top corners of the last few leaves a little crinkled, no adhesion. A good clean copy. Owner's name. ISBN 0646141597 ***The first publication of Harris' letters to his family in England and other papers, with many of his sketches - important primary source material from the earliest days of Hobart Town. View more info

Image for Letters and Papers of G.P. Harris 1803-1812 : Deputy Surveyor General of New South Wales at Sullivan Bay, Port Phillip, and Hobart Town, Van Diemen's Land.

Letters and Papers of G.P. Harris 1803-1812 : Deputy Surveyor General of New South Wales at Sullivan Bay, Port Phillip, and Hobart Town, Van Diemen's Land.

By: HARRIS, George Prideaux : edited by Barbara Hamilton-Arnold.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Sorrento (Vic.), Arden Press: 1994

Seller ID: 6665


Small 4to. 174pp, 21 b&w and 4 colour illustrations. Soft covers, Slight crease top corner of front cover, otherwise a very good clean copy. ***Signed by the author. ISBN 0646141597 ***The first publication of Harris' letters to his family in England and other papers, with many of his sketches - including that of the Thylacine and Tasmanian Devil, the latter of which he was the first to describe and which bears his name (Sarcophilus harisii). Important primary source mat... View more info

Image for Theodore Thomson Flynn : not just Errol's father.

Theodore Thomson Flynn : not just Errol's father.

By: HARRISON, Tony & Vicki.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hobart, Authors: 2013

Seller ID: 33234


238pp, illustrated. Soft covers. Fine (new). ISBN 0646594788 *** T.T. Flynn was appointed Professor of Zoology at the University of Tasmania at the age of 28, and later held the same post at Queen's University, Belfast. View more info

Image for Tasmania : classic images.

Tasmania : classic images.

By: HARVEY, Marcus & Graeme Clennett.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Hobart, Classic Image Photographs: 2006

Seller ID: 22153


4to. 88pp, 55 full-page plates in sepia. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Fine (new). ISBN 0975738410 ***Historical images from many of the great Tasmanian photographers of the early 20th century, including J.W. Beattie, Stephen Spurling III, Fred Smithies, Frank Hurley and Michael Sharland. View more info

Image for Tasmania : classic images.

Tasmania : classic images.

By: HARVEY, Marcus & Graeme Clennett.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hobart, Classic Image Photographs: 2006

Seller ID: 22154


4to. 88pp, 55 full-page plates in sepia. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0975738402 ***Historical images from many of the great Tasmanian photographers of the early 20th century, including J.W. Beattie, Stephen Spurling III, Fred Smithies, Frank Hurlrey and Michael Sharland. View more info

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The Present Tense.

By: HARWOOD, Gwen : edited by Alison Hoddinott.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Imprint: 1995

Seller ID: 18034


First edition. 135pp. Soft covers, page edges a little yellow, otherwise very good. ISBN 1875892281 ***A new collection of poetry and prose. View more info

Freely They Stood Who Stood, and Fell Who Fell.

By: HARWOOD, Gwen.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hobart, Tasmanian Peace Trust: 1993

Seller ID: 25608


8pp. Stapled in the original wrappers, as issued. Very good. ***The Tasmanian Peace Trust 1993 Lecture - delivered in verse*** View more info

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Selected Poems.

By: HARWOOD, Gwen.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1975

Seller ID: 31356


(A&R Poetry Classics.) First edition. 112pp. Soft covers. Very good. Owner's name. ISBN 0207132097 View more info

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Poems.

By: HARWOOD, Gwen.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1963

Seller ID: 32998


First edition. 8vo. 100pp. Pictorial papered boards with dustwrapper (price-clipped, spine slightly dulled, a couple of small silverfish nibbles on the front). The boards a trifle bowed. A very good clean copy. Owner's name. ***Harwood's first book. View more info

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Selected Poems.

By: HARWOOD, Gwen.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1990

Seller ID: 23267


(A&R Modern Poets Series.) Further revised (third) edition, incorporating poems from Bone Scan (1990). The second edition had added poems from The Lion's Bride (1985). 216pp. Soft covers. Top corner snipped from half-title, otherwise a very good clean copy. ISBN 020716682X View more info

Tasmania: People and Places.

By: HAWKES, Val and Brian Spicer.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Nelson/Ellison Hawker: 1971

Seller ID: 18816


(Social Science for Tasmanian Primary Schools series.) Oblong 4to. 62pp, b&w photographs, maps. Soft covers. Very good View more info

Tasmania: The Past and Its People.

By: HAWKES, Val and Brian Spicer.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Nelson/Ellison Hawker: 1972

Seller ID: 18817


(Social Science for Tasmanian Primary Schools series.) Oblong 4to. 62pp, b&w photographs, maps. Soft covers. Very good. View more info

Silently on the Tide.

By: HAY, Pete.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Hobart, Walleah Press: 2005

Seller ID: 28564


86pp, coloured illustrations. Soft covers. Very good. ISBN 1877010073 ***Poetry, from (and often of) Tasmania. View more info

Image for Strabane of the Mulberry Hills : the story of a Tasmanian lake in 1841.

Strabane of the Mulberry Hills : the story of a Tasmanian lake in 1841.

By: HAY, William.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin: 1929

Seller ID: 6400


First edition. 414pp. Original cloth with the dustwrapper featuring a Beattie photograph of Lake St Clair. The front lower corner slightly bumped, the wrapper a trifle chipped at the extremities, otherwise a very good clean copy. With the publisher's small 4pp booklet 'Opinions of the Press on Strabane of the Mulberry Hills' [all positive you will be surprised to hear]. *** The story concerns the disappearance of the wife of Heylin Tamlash, the owner of the Tasmanian est... View more info

Image for Wonderstruck : treasuring Tasmania's caves and karst.

Wonderstruck : treasuring Tasmania's caves and karst.

By: HAYGARTH, Nic.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Hobart, Forty South Publishing: 2015

Seller ID: 34314


Large 8vo. 178pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w. Soft covers with French flaps. Fine (new). ISBN 0994376154 ***An extremely thorough account of Tasmania's cave systems, their exploration, their role in tourism, and the ecological battles over their preservation. View more info

Image for The Wild Ride: revolutions that shaped Tasmanian black & white wilderness photography. From the sublime to the skyline.

The Wild Ride: revolutions that shaped Tasmanian black & white wilderness photography. From the sublime to the skyline.

By: HAYGARTH, Nic.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Launceston, National Trust of Australia (Tasmania): 2008

Seller ID: 34786


Special issue: #6 of 100 copies thus (the limitation on an opaque leaf bound in before the half-title. Small 4to. 148pp, well illustrated in b&w. Full black leather, lettered in silver; top corners a trifle rubbed. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0958517444 View more info

Image for The Wild Ride: revolutions that shaped Tasmanian black & white wilderness photography. From the sublime to the skyline.

The Wild Ride: revolutions that shaped Tasmanian black & white wilderness photography. From the sublime to the skyline.

By: HAYGARTH, Nic.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Launceston, National Trust of Australia (Tasmania): 2008

Seller ID: 30668


Small 4to. 148pp, well illustrated in b&w. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0958517444 View more info

Image for The Norfolk Plains : a history of Longford, Cressy, Perth and Bishopsbourne, Tasmania.

The Norfolk Plains : a history of Longford, Cressy, Perth and Bishopsbourne, Tasmania.

By: HAYGARTH, Nic.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: [Longford, Tas], Northern Midlands Council: 2013

Seller ID: 31722


Oblong 4to. x, 245pp, well illustrated in colour and black & white. Pictorial papered boards. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0646590146 View more info

Image for Thomas Francis Meagher : the making of an Irish American.

Thomas Francis Meagher : the making of an Irish American.

By: HEARNE, John M. & Rory T. Cornish (eds)

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Dublin, Irish Academic Press: 2005

Seller ID: 21092


(The Irish Abroad.) Foreword by Roy Foster. 272pp, illus. Original cloth with dustwrapper. Fine (new). ISBN 0716528126 *** 'Meagher of the Sword' was one of the Young Irelanders transported to Van Diemen's Land, from where he escaped in early 1852 and made his way to America. He became the first commanding general of the famed Irish Brigade during the American Civil War and was post-war de-facto governor of Montana Territory until his mysterious death in 1867. View more info

Image for Thomas Francis Meagher : the making of an Irish American.

Thomas Francis Meagher : the making of an Irish American.

By: HEARNE, John M. & Rory T. Cornish (eds)

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Dublin, Irish Academic Press: 2005

Seller ID: 21093


(The Irish Abroad.) Foreword by Roy Foster. 272pp, illustrated. Soft covers. Fine (new). ISBN 0716528134 *** 'Meagher of the Sword' was one of the Young Irelanders transported to Van Diemen's Land, from where he escaped in early 1852 and made his way to America. He became the first commanding general of the famed Irish Brigade during the American Civil War and was post-war de-facto governor of Montana Territory until his mysterious death in 1867. View more info

Image for Observations on the Colonies of New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land.

Observations on the Colonies of New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land.

By: HENDERSON, John.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Libraries Board of South Australia: 1965

Seller ID: 4687


(Australiana Facsimile Editions no 103.) First published Calcutta, 1832 (Ferguson 1566). 8vo. xxvi, [ii], 180pp, frontis, 2 other plates. Green synthetic cloth. A very good clean copy. View more info

Image for Veils and Tin Hats : Tasmanian nurses in the Second World War.

Veils and Tin Hats : Tasmanian nurses in the Second World War.

By: HENNING, Peter.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Exeter (Tas), Author: 2013

Seller ID: 31456


4to. 306pp, well illustrated. Soft covers. Fine (new). ISBN 0987603205 View more info

Island and Otherland: Christopher Koch and his books.

By: HENRICKSEN, Noel.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Educare: 2003

Seller ID: 16878


356pp, b&w photographs, colour photograph and illus. Soft covers. Very good. View more info

Image for Some Common Tasmanian Spiders.

Some Common Tasmanian Spiders.

By: HICKMAN, V.V.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hobart, Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery: [1967]

Seller ID: 6224


Small 4to. 112pp, illustrated. Soft covers. Very good. View more info

Martin Cash: the legend and the man.

By: HIENER, W. & J.E.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hobart, THRA Papers & Proceedings: 1967

Seller ID: 15052


in THRA P&P, vol 14/2, pp 65-85. Stapled in wrappers, as issued. Spine a little rubbed, owner's name on front. A good clean copy. ***Also in this issue: 'Andrew Bent and the proprietorship of the Hobart Town Gazette: an examination of some new letters' (Joan Woodberry); 'State shipping in Tasmania: an unhappy adventure' (R.L. Wettenhall). View more info

Image for Historical Records of Australia. Series III: Despatches and papers relating to the settlement of the states. [Port Phillip 1803-04; Tasmania 1803-27, West Australia 1826-30; Northern Territory 1824-29.]  Volumes 1-6.

Historical Records of Australia. Series III: Despatches and papers relating to the settlement of the states. [Port Phillip 1803-04; Tasmania 1803-27, West Australia 1826-30; Northern Territory 1824-29.] Volumes 1-6.

By: Historical Records of Australia : edited by Frederick Watson.

Price: $600.00

Publisher: Canberra, Commonwealth Parliamentary Library: 1921-1923

Seller ID: 15996


Six volumes in not-quite-uniform bindings. Five of the six are in the original blue half-leather bindings (with slightly differing shades), Vol 5 in a contemporary full navy blue cloth (not the modern re-binding). Vol One with the small bookplate of H.R. White, offsetting on endpapers, edges yellowed and a little spotted. Vol 3 with 'Rt Hon. A. Fisher P.C.' [Prime Minister in 1908–09, 1910–13 & 1914–15] stamped in gilt on the upper board. Extremities a ... View more info

Image for Historical Records of Australia [III/2]. Series III: Despatches and papers relating to the settlement of the states. Volume II: Tasmania, July 1812 - December 1819.

Historical Records of Australia [III/2]. Series III: Despatches and papers relating to the settlement of the states. Volume II: Tasmania, July 1812 - December 1819.

By: Historical Records of Australia : edited by Frederick Watson.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Canberra, Commonwealth Parliamentary Library: 1921

Seller ID: 20284


xxiv, 874pp. Full blue cloth. EX-LIBRARY, with stamps on the front flyleaf, half-title, title and rear endpapers, and a pocket on the rear paste-down; labels removed from foot of spine. Otherwise a very good clean copy - appears little consulted by the students of the venerable South Australian institution. View more info

Image for Historical Records of Australia [III/3]. Series III. Despatches and papers relating to the settlement of the states. Volume III.  Tasmania, January-December 1820.

Historical Records of Australia [III/3]. Series III. Despatches and papers relating to the settlement of the states. Volume III. Tasmania, January-December 1820.

By: Historical Records of Australia : edited by Frederick Watson.

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Canberra, Commonwealth Parliamentary Library: 1922

Seller ID: 20286


xxiv, 1052pp. Original blue half-leather and cloth (a few slight marks on the latter), extremities a trifle rubbed. Edges a little yellowed, short gift inscription on preliminary blank. A good to very good clean copy. ***This volume includes the evidence presented to Commissioner Bigge (pp 215-508). View more info

Image for Historical Records of Australia [III/4]. Series III. Despatches and papers relating to the settlement of the states.  Volume IV.  Tasmania, 1821 - December 1825.

Historical Records of Australia [III/4]. Series III. Despatches and papers relating to the settlement of the states. Volume IV. Tasmania, 1821 - December 1825.

By: Historical Records of Australia : edited by Frederick Watson.

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Canberra, Commonwealth Parliamentary Library: 1921

Seller ID: 20285


xx, 975pp. Original blue half-leather and cloth, the spine rubbbed. Edges yellowed. Presentation inscription on half-title from the editor, Frederick Watson, to Sir Walter Lee [Premier of Tasmania 1916-22], dated December 1921. A good to very good clean copy. View more info

Image for Historical Records of Australia. Series III: Despatches and papers relating to the settlement of the states. [Port Phillip 1803-04; Tasmania 1803-27, West Australia 1826-30; Northern Territory 1824-29.]  Volumes I-VI.

Historical Records of Australia. Series III: Despatches and papers relating to the settlement of the states. [Port Phillip 1803-04; Tasmania 1803-27, West Australia 1826-30; Northern Territory 1824-29.] Volumes I-VI.

By: Historical Records of Australia : edited by Frederick Watson.

Price: $600.00

Publisher: Canberra, Commonwealth Parliamentary Library: 1921-1923

Seller ID: 19341


Six volumes uniformly bound in navy blue buckram, gilt spine titles/rules; the extremities slightly rubbed. The page edges yellowed and offsetting on the endpapers; otherwise a good to very good clean set. ***The 'other colonies' series, predominantly concerning Van Diemen's Land 1803-27; not often seen as a separate set. In recent years this series has been extended to Volume X (for 1831) - we can supply all but VII as new copies (or, sometimes, as second-hand copies) -... View more info

Image for Historical Records of Australia [III/9]. Resumed Series III. Despatches and Papers Relating to the History of Tasmania. Volume IX. Tasmania, January - December 1830.

Historical Records of Australia [III/9]. Resumed Series III. Despatches and Papers Relating to the History of Tasmania. Volume IX. Tasmania, January - December 1830.

By: Historical Records of Australia : edited by Peter Chapman.

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Melbourne University Press: 2006

Seller ID: 27497


1091pp, endpaper maps. Blue cloth-textured papered boards, a few minor marks, spine gilt (as issued, without dustwrapper). Inscribed by the editor to a colleague from the project. A very good clean copy ISBN 0522851886 ***Produced by working parties attached to the Centre for Tasmanian Historical Studies at the University of Tasmania in Hobart, and the third of the resumed series relating to the colonial history of Van Diemen's Land. More volumes are in preparation. A m... View more info

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Historical Records of Australia [III/8]. Resumed Series III. Despatches and Papers Relating to the History of Tasmania. Vol VIII. Tasmania, January - [December] 1829.

By: Historical Records of Australia : edited by Peter Chapman.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Melbourne University Press: 2003

Seller ID: 17077


500 copies only. cviii (Series Preface, Introduction, Precis of Despatches and Letters), 1379pp. (773pp documents, 777-1009 commentary, 1015-1334 appendices, index). Blue cloth-textured papered boards, spine gilt (as issued, without dustwrapper). A fine clean copy. ISBN 0522850464 ***Produced by working parties attached to the Centre for Tasmanian Historical Studies at the University of Tasmania in Hobart, and the second of the resumed series relating to the colonial his... View more info

Historical Records of Australia [III/8]. Resumed Series III. Despatches and papers relating to the history of Tasmania. Vol. VIII. Tasmania, January - [December] 1829.

By: Historical Records of Australia : edited by Peter Chapman.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Melbourne University Press: 2003

Seller ID: 24338


500 copies only. cviii (Series Preface, Introduction, Precis of Despatches and Letters), 1379pp. (773pp documents, 777-1009 commentary, 1015-1334 appendices, index). Blue cloth-textured papered boards, spine gilt (as issued, without dustwrapper). The edges are a trifle soiled but very clean inside. Very good. ISBN 0522850464 ***Produced by working parties attached to the Centre for Tasmanian Historical Studies at the University of Tasmania in Hobart, and the second of th... View more info

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Historical Records of Australia [III/9]. Resumed Series III. Despatches and papers relating to the history of Tasmania. Volume IX. Tasmania, January - December 1830.

By: Historical Records of Australia : edited by Peter Chapman.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Melbourne University Press: 2006

Seller ID: 21403


1091pp, endpaper maps. Blue cloth-textured papered boards, spine gilt (as issued, without dustwrapper). A fine clean copy. ISBN 0522851886 ***Produced by working parties attached to the Centre for Tasmanian Historical Studies at the University of Tasmania in Hobart, and the third of the resumed series relating to the colonial history of Van Diemen's Land. More volumes are in preparation. A major focus of 1830 was the Black Line - the military operations against the Abo... View more info

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Historical Records of Australia [III/7]. Resumed Series III. Despatches and Papers Relating to the History of Tasmania. Vol. VII. Tasmania, January - December 1828.

By: Historical Records of Australia : edited by Peter Chapman.

Price: $385.00

Publisher: Canberra, AGPS in assoc. with Commonwealth Parliamentary Library: 1997

Seller ID: 4691


lxxxvi (Preface, Introduction, Precis of Despatches and Letters), 930pp (687pp documents, 691-860 commentary, 863-76 appendices, plus index). Blue cloth-textured papered boards, spine gilt. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0644382953 ***Produced by working parties attached to the Centre for Tasmanian Historical Studies at the University of Tasmania in Hobart, and the first of the resumed series relating to the colonial history of Van Diemen's Land. This volume is out of print due... View more info

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Historical Records of Australia [III/10]. Resumed Series III. Despatches and papers relating to the history of Tasmania. Volume X : January--December 1831.

By: Historical Records of Australia : edited by Peter Chapman.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Melbourne University Press: 2013

Seller ID: 31503


8vo. cl, 1432pp. [Despatches and Letters, 1-934; Commentary, 935-1180, Appendices, 1181-1362, with select bibliography and index - also an index/list of the convicts who deposited amounts into the Convict Savings Bank in 1831.] Grey cloth-textured papered boards, spine gilt (as issued, without dustwrapper). A fine clean copy. ***Editor's inscription in pencil on front endpaper. ISBN 0522856985 ***Produced by working parties attached to the Centre for Tasmanian Historical... View more info

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Fifty Years 1913-1963 : the history of the Hobart High School.

By: Hobart High School : edited by Neil Batt.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Hobart, The School: 1963

Seller ID: 12247


Oblong 8vo. 96pp, illustrated with b&w photographs. Stable-bound with wrappers drawn on, a couple of trifling creases to the front cover; otherwise a very good clean copy. ***The school had just begun its transformation into a matriculation college. View more info

The Hobart Town Gazette : Volume XL, nos 2038-2094, 2 January - 25 December 1855.

By: Hobart Town Gazette:

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Hobart Town, James Barnard, Government Printer: 1855

Seller ID: 30934


Title page, 1390pp, including a 6pp index. Contemporary half leather with cloth-covered boards, extremities rubbed. Edges sprinkled. Internally very clean, penultimate leaf a little creased. Very good. ***Inscribed 'J. Barnard March 7/56' on title-page. View more info

The Hobart Town Gazette : Volume XLI, nos 2095-3059, 1 January - 30 December 1856 [in two parts].

By: Hobart Town Gazette:

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Hobart Town, James Barnard, Government Printer: 1856

Seller ID: 30976


Two volumes: January--June & July--December. 1660pp, with a title-page for each volume, 6pp index. Contemporary half leather with cloth-covered boards, extremities rubbed. Edges sprinkled. Internally very clean. Very good. ***Includes, amongst the usual government notices (with much still pertaining to convicts), the Act establishing the electoral framework for the newly-formed Tasmanian Parliament, the electoral rolls for the various districts of both chambers, the noti... View more info

The Hobart Town Gazette : Volume XLII, nos 3060-4021, 6 January - 29 December 1857.

By: Hobart Town Gazette:

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Hobart Town, James Barnard, Government Printer: 1857

Seller ID: 30977


4to. [ii], 1200, [ii], 1201-6pp, with 6pp index. Contemporary half leather with cloth-covered boards, extremities a little rubbed. Edges sprinkled. Internally very clean. Very good. ***Includes a folding table of the data from the Census of the Island of Tasmania, 31 March 1857. View more info

The Hobart Town Gazette : Volume XLIV, nos 4076-4131, 4 January - 27 December 1859.

By: Hobart Town Gazette:

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Hobart Town, James Barnard, Government Printer: 1859

Seller ID: 30978


4to. [ii], 1708pp, with 8pp index. Contemporary half leather with cloth-covered boards, extremities a little rubbed. Edges marbled. Internally very clean. Very good. ***Includes valuation rolls for many of the colony's rural districts, Hobart and Launceston; details of vacant Crown Lands offered for sale or lease by the Survey Dept, and still much on convicts. Head of title-page inscribed 'J. Barnard, Govt Printer, 17 March 1860'. View more info

The Hobart Town Gazette : Volume XXXIII, nos 1709-1760, 2 January - 25 December 1849.

By: Hobart Town Gazette:

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Hobart Town, James Barnard, Government Printer: 1849

Seller ID: 30741


[ii] (title, verso blank), 982pp, includes index. Contemporary half leather and marbled boards, edges sprinkled; 5cm split in both joints at the head of spine (now protected by a mylar dustwrapper), the extremities rubbed, the binding solid. Internally clean. Good to very good condition, the spine damage notwithstanding. *** 'Mr. Barnard' pencilled at head of title-page - the printer's own copy. View more info