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Image for Bothwell Revisited, a history : foundation, Federation and the millennium.

Bothwell Revisited, a history : foundation, Federation and the millennium.

By: Bothwell: ELLIS, Shauna (ed).

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Tasmania, Bothwell Historical Society: 2001

Seller ID: 13606


4to. 280pp, well illustrated. Soft covers. In fine clean condition. ISBN 095792500X View more info

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Van Diemen's Land.

By: BOYCE, James

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Black Ink: 2008

Seller ID: 27861


388pp, 3 maps. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ISBN 1863954139 ***Boyce seeks to describe how the convicts sent to VDL were changed by the natural world they encountered: 'behind the official attempt to create a Little England was another story of adaption, in which the poor, the exiled and the criminal made a new home in a strange land'. The book also has an Appendix: 'Towards Genocide: government policy on the Aborigines 1827-38', in which Boyce expands on the ar... View more info

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The Diaries and Letters of G.T.W.B. Boyes : Volume I, 1820-1832.

By: BOYES, G.T.W.B. : edited by Peter Chapman.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Melbourne, OUP: 1985

Seller ID: 16682


692pp, 24 colour illustrations, other black & white illustrations. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. ***All published to date. View more info

A Home in the Colonies. Edward Braddon's letters to India from North-West Tasmania, 1878.

By: BRADDON, Edward.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hobart, THRA Papers & Proceedings: 1980

Seller ID: 15105


Edited by Scott Bennett. In Vol 27/4, December 1980, pp119-216, illus. Stapled in wrappers. Very good. ***Braddon wrote these, soon after his arrival in Tasmania from India, as a series of articles for the Calcutta Statesman and Friend of India. View more info

Four articles on Sir Edward Nicholas Coventry Braddon.

By: BRADDON, Edward.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Hobart and Launceston, 1952-1980.

Seller ID: 27939


Three articles from THRA Papers & Proceeedings: 'Edward Braddon's impressions of Launceston and the North-West, 1878', by Decie Denholm (15/2, 1967); 'Braddon in India', by Scott Bennett (26/3, 1979); and 'A Home in the Colonies: Edward Braddon's letters to India from North-West Tasmania, 1878', edited by Scott Bennett (27/4, 1980). Plus: 'Rt. Hon. Sir Edward Nicholas Coventry Braddon, P.C., K.C.M.G., 1829-1904 : biographical notes', by John Reynolds (Records of the QVM,... View more info

Image for Frederick Smithies, O.B.E., explorer, mountaineer, photographer : a great Tasmanian.

Frederick Smithies, O.B.E., explorer, mountaineer, photographer : a great Tasmanian.

By: BRANAGAN, J.G.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Launceston, Regal Press: nd [1984?]

Seller ID: 23003


138pp, b&w photographs, maps. Pictorial papered boards. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0949457035 View more info

Image for Tasmania Revisited : retracing the photographic journeys of H.J. King.

Tasmania Revisited : retracing the photographic journeys of H.J. King.

By: BRANAGAN, J.G. & Mac Woodroffe.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Launceston, Regal Publications: nd

Seller ID: 17655


Oblong 4to. 154pp. Case-bound in red cloth, title in gilt on the upper board. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0949457299 ***Juxtaposes King's photographs (taken mostly 1920s-1940s) with current photographs of the same views. View more info

Penal Peninsula : Port Arthur and its outstations 1827-1898.

By: BRAND, Ian

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Launceston, Regal Press: nd

Seller ID: 4448


Reprint. 234pp, with index. Soft covers. Owner's small name label inside front cover. A very good clean copy. View more info

Image for The Convict Probation System, Van Diemen's Land 1839-1854.  A study of the probation system of convict discipline; with C.J. La Trobe's 1847 report on its operation, and the 1845 report of James Boyd on the probation station at Darlington, Maria Island.

The Convict Probation System, Van Diemen's Land 1839-1854. A study of the probation system of convict discipline; with C.J. La Trobe's 1847 report on its operation, and the 1845 report of James Boyd on the probation station at Darlington, Maria Island.

By: BRAND, Ian (edited by M.N. Sprod).

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Hobart, Blubber Head Press: 1990

Seller ID: 4446


1000 copies. 8vo; viii, 284pp, frontis, 21 illus/plans, map. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0908528205 ***Includes the supressed sections of La Trobe's report, dealing with homosexuality and the dismissal of a number of senior officials; and the regulations for the probation system. View more info

Sarah Island. An account of the penal settlements of Sarah Island, Tasmania, from 1822 to 1833, and 1846 to 1847.

By: BRAND, Ian.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Launceston, Regal Publications: 1990

Seller ID: 19270


Reprint. 78pp, illustrated. Soft covers. Very good. ISBN 0949457310 View more info

Image for The Tasmanian Coast : a photographic circumnavigation.

The Tasmanian Coast : a photographic circumnavigation.

By: BRETTINGHAM-MOORE, J.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Cambridge (Tas.), Shadrach P/L: 1997

Seller ID: 17983


Oblong 4to. 128pp, 61 colour photographs, map. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. View more info

Image for Chinese Lacquer : an Australian story.

Chinese Lacquer : an Australian story.

By: BRIDGES, Hilda.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: [1926].

Seller ID: 32183


319pp. Original blue cloth, lightly soiled, extremities rubbed. Some light spotting early and late, and on the endpapers and edges; pp17/18 with long clean tear closed with clear archival tape, pp97/98 & 111/112 with ragged edges (probably tipped back in), 7cm tear at the lower gutter of the final leaf. A somewhat tired copy but scarce. View more info

The Vats of Tyre.

By: BRIDGES, Roy

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: [1921].

Seller ID: 4454


First edition. Original brown cloth, extremities a little rubbed, corners a little more so. Slight cracking of the endpapers at rear hinge, offsetting on endpapers, edges darkened. Inscription on front free endpaper. Otherwise a good clean copy. ***The Tasmanian novelist - but the subject matter here is Biblical. View more info

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The League of the Lord.

By: BRIDGES, Roy.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australasian Publishing Co.: 1950

Seller ID: 33241


First edition. 358pp. Original blue cloth, no dustwrapper but its front pictorial panel is laid down over the front paste-down endpaper. Extremities a trifle rubbed, the edges yellowed but clean inside. Owner's inscription: 'Koch' (the novelist Christopher Koch). A good to very good clean copy. ***Convicts and colonists in Van Diemen's Land. View more info

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The Fugitive.

By: BRIDGES, Roy.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton: n.d. [1916]

Seller ID: 29854


First edition. 284pp. Original cloth with illustrative device on top board (spine faded and specked, some silverfishing, a few light marks, a little rubbing on extremities). Edges yellowed. Light offsetting on free endpapers and adjacent pages. Interior clean and fresh. Covers good, interior very good. View more info

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Time Given : poems 1970-1976.

By: Brindabella Press: McAULEY, James.

Price: $575.00

Publisher: Canberra, Brindabella Press [Officina Brindabella]: 1976

Seller ID: 14159


#19 of 230 copies, signed by the printer/publisher Alec Bolton. Tall 8vo. 44pp. Black cloth with mylar dustwrapper. A nice clean copy in fine condition. Loosely inserted is the small card from McAuley's funeral (he died 15 October 1976), with an inscription on its rear from the poet's wife, presenting the book to a fellow UTas academic. *** The seventh publication of Alec Bolton's Brindabella Press / Officina Brindabella (the latter title used between 1985 and 1992). 'Pu... View more info

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Time Given : poems 1970-1976.

By: Brindabella Press: McAULEY, James.

Price: $475.00

Publisher: Canberra, Brindabella Press [Officina Brindabella]: 1976

Seller ID: 35846


#131 of 230 copies (but see below), signed by the printer/publisher Alec Bolton. Tall 8vo. 44pp. Black cloth with mylar dustwrapper. A nice clean copy in fine condition. *** The seventh publication of Alec Bolton's Brindabella Press / Officina Brindabella (the latter title used between 1985 and 1992). 'Published after our old friend's death... Many copies were bought by his friends, and few have come onto the market - this is one of the hardest Brindabella books for coll... View more info

British Parliamentary Papers series: Correspondence and Papers relating to emigration and other affairs in Australia 1851-52 (Colonies: Australia, 13).

By: British Parliamentary Papers:

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Shannon, Ireland, Irish University Press: 1969

Seller ID: 25978


(British Parliamentary Papers: Colonies; Australia, 13 ) F'cap folio. 516pp [in total]. Quarter morocco and cloth. Very good. ***Constitutional matters; Church affairs in NSW & VDL (Roman Catholic bishops, ecclesiastical government); troop reductions (NSW); emigration (NSW, WA, VDL). View more info

British Parliamentary Papers series: Correspondence and Papers relating to emigration, Pitcairn's Island and other affairs in Australia 1857 (Colonies: Australia,22).

By: British Parliamentary Papers:

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Shannon, Ireland, Irish University Press: 1969

Seller ID: 25339


(British Parliamentary Papers: Colonies; Australia, 22 ) Reprint. F'cap folio. 672pp. Quarter morocco and cloth. Very good. ***Electoral laws in Victoria and Tasmania, Federal Association, Australian Mail Service, Bank of Australasia, gold discovery. View more info

British Parliamentary Papers series: Correspondence and Papers relating to government and other affairs in Australia 1850 (Colonies: Australia, 12).

By: British Parliamentary Papers:

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Shannon, Ireland, Irish University Press: 1969

Seller ID: 25977


(British Parliamentary Papers: Colonies; Australia, 12 ) F'cap folio. Various pagination, 2 folding coloured maps (Arrowsmith: 'Van Diemen's Land', and 'The South-Western or unexplored portion of VDL'). Quarter morocco and cloth. Very good. ***Constitutional matters in VDL, SA & NSW; Government Bill of 1850; Crown Lands in NSW, VDL & WA; Church affairs; the removal of Sydney Stephen from the Bar of VDL Bar. View more info

Image for The Vandemonian War : the secret history of Britain's Tasmanian invasion.

The Vandemonian War : the secret history of Britain's Tasmanian invasion.

By: BRODIE, Nick.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Hardie Grant: 2017

Seller ID: 35820


422pp, coloured plates. Soft covers. A fine clean copy. ISBN 1743793111 View more info

TASMANIAN JOURNEY.

By: BROGDEN, Stanley.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Pioneer Tours: 1949

Seller ID: 6476


Illus. by R. Clayton Skate. 2nd imp. 4to. 96pp, illus. Orig. cloth. Bookplate on ffep. Very good. View more info

Image for Tasmania's War Record 1914-1918.

Tasmania's War Record 1914-1918.

By: BROINOWSKI, L (ed).

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Hobart, J. Walch and Sons for the Government of Tasmania: 1921

Seller ID: 15875


First edition. 370pp, illustrations. Original red cloth, gilt titles and decoration, head and tail of spine a trifle rubbed. Offsetting on endpapers and edges a little yellowed, as usual, very clean inside. A very good clean copy. ***Includes a complete Muster Roll of all Tasmanians who served. View more info

Image for The Long Road : the life of Hon. Edward Brooker MHA.

The Long Road : the life of Hon. Edward Brooker MHA.

By: BROOKER, Peter H.W.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Launceston, Brooker Education Consultancy: 1998

Seller ID: 14308


130pp, illustrated. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ***The Tasmanian Labor politician/minister, perhaps best remembered for the highway. View more info

30 YEARS OF ROTARY IN HOBART.

By: BROOKS, G.V.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hobart, J. Walch & Sons: 1955

Seller ID: 15045


96pp, b&w photographs. Original papered boards (short split at rear joint). Occasional marks in margins. Annotation on front paste-down. Good. View more info

An Affirming Flame : adventures in continuing education.

By: BROOKS, Kenneth .

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hobart, William Legrand Publishing: 1987

Seller ID: 20856


Large 8vo. 208pp, illus. Soft covers. Very good. Signed by the author. ISBN 0731611063 View more info

Image for Tassie Terms : a glossary of Tasmanian terms.

Tassie Terms : a glossary of Tasmanian terms.

By: BROOKS, Maureen & Joan Ritchie.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Oxford University Press: 1995

Seller ID: 14533


Small 8vo. 174pp, 4 illus. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0195538129 View more info

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LAKE PEDDER.

By: BROWN, Bob.

Price: $275.00

Publisher: Hobart, The Wilderness Society: 1985

Seller ID: 4790


Square 4to. 24pp (including 2 plates and a map), plus 42 coloured photographic plates (one a folding panorama). Blue cloth with small inset colour photograph on the upper board, in matching slipcase (also with the inset). Profusely and beautifully illustrated in colour and b&w. A very good to fine clean copy. ISBN 0908412169 ***A striking record of the now drowned lake by leading Tasmanian photographers. View more info

Image for Tasmania's Recherche Bay.

Tasmania's Recherche Bay.

By: BROWN, Bob.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hobart, Green Institute: 2005

Seller ID: 20028


Small oblong 8vo. 56pp, colour photographs, maps. Soft covers. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0646448994 View more info

Captain Charles Staniforth Hext: soldier and artist. With reproductions of his views in Van Diemen's Land and elsewhere.

By: BROWN, George Deas.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Hobart, J. Walch & Sons: 1981

Seller ID: 13246


[28]pp, b&w illustrations, map. Stapled in wrappers, as issued. Very good. ISBN 0950093319 View more info

Image for Haughton Forrest 1826-1925.

Haughton Forrest 1826-1925.

By: BROWN, George Deas.

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Malakoff: 1982

Seller ID: 7398


#234 of 1500 numbered copies (of which the first 150 were leather-bound and boxed). Large 4to. 184pp, 36 colour plates & other illustrations, lists of exhibitions and collections. Maroon leather-grained cloth with dustwrapper (a little slight surface rubbing). Light spotting on the top edges, otherwise clean and in very good condition. ISBN 0959274308 ***Signed by the author. View more info

Poverty is Not a Crime : the development of social services in Tasmania, 1803-1900.

By: BROWN, Joan C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hobart, THRA: 1972

Seller ID: 20702


192pp, illustrated, pictorial endpapers. Blue cloth with dustwrapper (spine dulled, slight silverfishing, now in protective sleeve). A good clean copy. ISBN 090947902X View more info

The Pheasant on King Island: hunting and management. A consultant's report for the Department of Lands, Parks & Wildlife.

By: BROWN, P.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: n.p., Author?: nd

Seller ID: 19709


4to. 47pp, maps, figures, line illus. Side stapled in soft covers with cloth spine strip (back lower corner creased). Owner's name on t.p. Very good. View more info

Image for First Views of Lake St Clair : John Skinner Prout (1845) & Morton Allport (1863).

First Views of Lake St Clair : John Skinner Prout (1845) & Morton Allport (1863).

By: BROWN, Tony & Gillian Winter.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Hobart, Pear Tree Press: 2012

Seller ID: 30313


500 numbered copies. Oblong 4to. x, 158pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w, pictorial endpapers. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Fine (new). ISBN 0646561812 ***The Allport and Prout familes were well acquainted during the latter's stay in Hobart Town 1844-48; and J.S. Prout gave lessons to the young Morton Allport during this period. Prout's 1844 trip to Lake St Clair - with Peter Gordon Fraser and Francis Guillemard Simpkinson (de Wesselow) - prod... View more info

Image for Voyages in a Caravan : the illustrated logs of Frank Styant Browne.

Voyages in a Caravan : the illustrated logs of Frank Styant Browne.

By: BROWNE, Frank Styant : edited by Paul Richards, Barbara Valentine & Peter Richardson.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Launceston Library / Brobok: 2002

Seller ID: 15544


Published with the support of the Friends of the Launceston Library. Special issue: #22 of 100 copies (numbering sticker on rear endpaper), bound in full brown leather with mounted illustration on the upper board. Oblong 4to. 128pp, 88 photographic illustrations, 2 maps. A fine clean copy. ***The 'logs' of two journeys made by Browne and Joshua Higgs Jr, in a caravan, around northern Tasmania in 1896 and 1899, along with the photographs taken along the way (presumably th... View more info

Image for Mission to the Islands : the missionary voyages in Bass Strait of Canon Marcus Brownrigg, 1872-1885.

Mission to the Islands : the missionary voyages in Bass Strait of Canon Marcus Brownrigg, 1872-1885.

By: BROWNRIGG, Canon Marcus. (Edited, with an introduction, by Stephen Murray-Smith.)

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Hobart, Cat & Fiddle Press: 1979

Seller ID: 4303


First edition. 246pp, illustrations (including the original plates from The Cruise of the Freak), endpaper maps. Cloth with dustwrapper (slight loss at head of spine, now in protective sleeve). The verso of the rear free endpaper and the facing blank page have an extensive pencilled commentary by a previous owner, otherwise a very good clean copy. ***Reprints the text of Brownrigg's "Cruise of the Freak", published in 1872 (Ferguson 7578) and his accounts of twel... View more info

Image for The Cruise of the Freak : a narrative of a visit to the islands in Bass and Banks Straits with some account of the islands.

The Cruise of the Freak : a narrative of a visit to the islands in Bass and Banks Straits with some account of the islands.

By: BROWNRIGG, Rev. Canon.

Price: $950.00

Publisher: Launceston & Hobart, Sold by Walch, Brothers & Birchall, and Hudson & Hopwood [et al]: [1872]

Seller ID: 16611


First edition. Tall 8vo. vi, 86, [8]pp adverts, folding chart (as frontis), 8 plates (drawn on stone by the author, tinted in yellow). Original brown cloth, lettered in gilt on the upper board, blind rules and decorations; rebacked, the corners slightly rubbed. Binder's label (Alex Thompson, Launceston) on front paste-down. Endpapers, first and last couple of leaves and the map somewhat foxed, occasional light spotting elsewhere. The map has a cl... View more info

Image for A Steamship for Hobart: S.S. Reemere 1909.

A Steamship for Hobart: S.S. Reemere 1909.

By: BROXAM, Graeme

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Canberra, Navarine Publ.: 1992

Seller ID: 4469


1000 numbered copies, signed by the author. 62pp, illustrated. Stapled in stiff illustrated wrappers, as issued. Very good. ISBN 0646113291 View more info

A Steamship for Hobart: S.S. Reemere 1909.

By: BROXAM, Graeme

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Canberra, Navarine Publ.: 1992

Seller ID: 17959


#888 of 1000 numbered copies, signed by the author - and with his additional inscription. 62pp, illustrated. Stapled in stiff pictorial wrappers, as issued. Very good. ISBN 0646113291 View more info

Image for Pride of the Port : the watermen of Hobart Town.

Pride of the Port : the watermen of Hobart Town.

By: BROXAM, Graeme.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hobart, Navarine Publishing: 2012

Seller ID: 25694


Revised edition. 4to. 108pp, illustrated. Stapled in coloured wrappers. Fine (new). ***Signed by the author. ISBN 0975133144 View more info

Image for Admiral:  the history, recovery and restoration of Tasmania's oldest commercial vessel.

Admiral: the history, recovery and restoration of Tasmania's oldest commercial vessel.

By: BROXAM, Graeme.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hobart, Navarine Publishing: 2009

Seller ID: 27217


Revised edition. 30 copies. 64pp, illustrated. Stapled in wrappers. Fine (new). Signed by the author. ISBN 0975133160 ***After a career of 144 years as a waterman's boat, steam launch, fishing boat and yacht, 'Admiral' has now been returned to fully operational condition, in the spirit of her original 1865 design. This booklet tells the stories of the boat and her first owner, Charles Dillon (1820-1907), a former convict who became one of Hobart's most successful water... View more info

Image for Shipwrecks of Tasmania's Wild West Coast.

Shipwrecks of Tasmania's Wild West Coast.

By: BROXAM, Graeme.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Canberra, Navarine Publishing: 1993

Seller ID: 11396


(Roebuck Series, no 44.) Small 4to. 472pp, illustrated. Blue morocco-grained cloth with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. WITH: Shipwrecks of Tasmania's Wild West Coast: addenda & errata (first edition), corrected to 30 January 1996 (28pp, stapled in wrappers; covered in contact plastic by a previous owner, otherwise a very good clean copy). Owner's name in both items. View more info

Image for Terra Linna : the history, recovery and reconstruction of Tasmania's oldest racing yacht.

Terra Linna : the history, recovery and reconstruction of Tasmania's oldest racing yacht.

By: BROXAM, Graeme.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hobart, Navarine Publishing: 2017

Seller ID: 35144


Compiled by Graeme Broxam on behalf of the Wooden Boat Guild of Tasmania. Third edition, with corrections and additions. 56pp, illustrated. Stapled in stiff wrappers, as issued. Fine (new). ISBN 0975133179 View more info

Shipping Arrivals and Departures, Tasmania. Volume 3 : 1843-1850.

By: BROXAM, Graeme.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Canberra, Navarine Publishing: 1998

Seller ID: 5708


(Roebuck Series, no 45.) 4to. 603pp, 65 illustrated, pictorial endpapers. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Fine. ISBN 0958656134 View more info

Image for The Life of John Broxup : late convict of Van Diemen’s Land.

The Life of John Broxup : late convict of Van Diemen’s Land.

By: BROXUP, John:

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Hobart, Sullivan's Cove: 1973

Seller ID: 28684


#94 of 125 numbered copies. Small 8vo. 24pp. Sewn in stiff wrappers. Hand-set and printed at the Nag's Head Press, Christchurch NZ. The spine is a little faded, otherwise a very good+ clean copy. ***First published by the author: Leeds, 1850 (Ferguson 5303). A former soldier, Broxup was convicted of receiving stolen goods in 1829 and sentenced to seven years transportation in Van Diemen's Land. This is a brief account of his time in servitude, including several punishmen... View more info

Development and growth of the Southern Elephant Seal (Mirounga Leonina) (Linn.) : a review of the literature with some further observations.

By: BRYDEN, M.M. (communicated by Dr W. Bryden)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania: 1968

Seller ID: 31327


article in Volume 102 of the RST P&P, pp25-30, 3 plates, one text figure; includes a bibliography. In wrappers, as issued. Very good. View more info

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Robbins Island Saga.

By: BUCKBY, Pauline.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Smithton (Tas.), Commercial Finance Co.: 1988

Seller ID: 21083


Foreword by Kerry Pink. 186pp, illustrated, folding map tipped to inside rear cover. Soft covers. Tape marks from a previous covering inside front cover, owner's name, otherwise a good to very good clean copy. ***Robbins Island lies (just) off the far north-west of Tasmania. View more info

Image for Tasmanians in the Transvaal War.

Tasmanians in the Transvaal War.

By: BUFTON, John

Price: $550.00

Publisher: Hobart, Etched and printed at "The Examiner" and "Weekly Courier" Offices, Launceston for S.G. Loone: 1905

Seller ID: 31335


First edition. Small 4to. [xvi], 536pp, well illustrated including small photographs of each soldier. Original purple cloth, gilt title on the upper board; the spine dulled a little, a trifle flecked around the extremities. All edges sprinkled red. Stamp of 'The Proprietors, The Examiner & Weekly Courier' on front paste-down and half-title, and another of 'W.R. Rolph & Sons' [i.e. the proprietors of the aforementioned newspapers] on verso of half-title. A very good clean... View more info

Image for Tasmanians in the Transvaal War.

Tasmanians in the Transvaal War.

By: BUFTON, John

Price: $485.00

Publisher: Hobart, Etched and printed at "The Examiner" and "Weekly Courier" Offices, Launceston for S.G. Loone: 1905

Seller ID: 4470


First edition. Small 4to. [xvi], 536pp, well illustrated including small photographs of each soldier. Original black cloth (slightly faded, extremities slightly rubbed, a few trifling marks), title blocked in gilt on front board, brown patterned endpapers, all edges sprinkled in red. Slight foxing on the engraved half-title, otherwise this is a very good clean copy of a book often let down by its binding. View more info

Image for Duck Reach and Launceston's electric light : the story of Australia's first publicly owned hydro-electric power scheme.

Duck Reach and Launceston's electric light : the story of Australia's first publicly owned hydro-electric power scheme.

By: BURGESS, Julian.

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Launceston, Christopher (Gus) Green: 2016

Seller ID: 34602


4to. 184pp, well illustrated in b&w. Soft covers. Fine (new). View more info