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Image for Pubs and Publicans of Tasmania's Old West.

Pubs and Publicans of Tasmania's Old West.

By: HOWARD, Patrick James.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Hobart, Forty South Publishing: 2017

Seller ID: 35364


Small 4to. 214pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w, maps and plans. Soft covers. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0648028682 View more info

The Zeehan El Dorado : a history of Zeehan.

By: HOWARD, Patrick.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Blackmans Bay (Tas), Mount Heemskirk Books: 2006

Seller ID: 22198


378pp, illustrated in colour and b&w. Pictorial papered boards. Fine (new). ISBN 0646467662 ***At the height of its silver-lead boom in the late 19th century, Zeehan was the third largest town in Tasmania View more info

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Farewell Heemskirk, Goodbye Dundas : a history of the Heemskirk and Dundas mining fields.

By: HOWARD, Patrick.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Kingston (Tas), Mount Heemskirk Books: [2009]

Seller ID: 28651


234pp, illustrated in colour and b&w. Soft covers. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0646524143 View more info

Image for A Bloodthirsty Banditti of Wretches : informations on oath relating to Michael Howe and others between 1814 and 1818.

A Bloodthirsty Banditti of Wretches : informations on oath relating to Michael Howe and others between 1814 and 1818.

By: Howe, Michael:

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Sullivan's Cove: 1985

Seller ID: 36214


Limited edition: #33 of 111 numbered copies, of which the first ten are special. Large 8vo. 102pp. Maroon buckram with dustwrapper (the spine a little silverfished, now in protective sleeve). A fine clean copy in a good wrapper. ***The texts are from Historical Records of Australia III/2, and manuscript material held in the Archives Office of NSW and the Mitchell and Dixson Libraries, and together they constitute all the known sworn statements on the bushrangers of this period. View more info

Thomas Arnold the Younger in Van Diemen's Land.

By: HOWELL, P.A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hobart, Tasmanian Historical Research Association: 1964

Seller ID: 4722


60pp, illus. Soft covers. Very good. ***Arnold served as Inspector of Schools in VDL 1850-56. View more info

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Tasmanian Profiles 1978.

By: HOWROYD, E.R.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hobart, Retarded Children's Welfare Assoc.: 1978

Seller ID: 4724


Tall 4to. 204pp, stiff wrappers. Very good to fine. ***Sketch caricatures of well-known Tasmanians - this copy signed by the Howroyd. View more info

Battery Point Historical Research.

By: HUDSPETH, A. & L. Scripps.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Hobart City Council: 1990

Seller ID: 12895


Report prepared with funds provided by the National Estate Grants Program and the City of Hobart. 130pp, illustrated. Photocopied typescript, spiral bound with titled wrappers; slight damp ripples to the rear cover and last couple of leaves but no adhesion. Not published as such, but copies thus were made available by the Council. A good to very good clean copy. ***Urban history in Tasmania has been rather neglected, and no book on Hobart's best-known district has been published since Amy Rowntree's 'Battery Point - today and yesterday' (1951). This report was one of four prepared by the autho... View more info

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Capital Port : a history of the Marine Board of Hobart 1858-1997.

By: HUDSPETH, Audrey & Lindy Scripps.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Hobart, Hobart Ports Corporation: 2000

Seller ID: 28855


4to. 462pp, well illustrated. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ***Established on a 'guild' structure and free from government control, the Hobart Marine Board has developed the port since the mid-19th century entirely from its own resources. Its juridiction has traditionally covered much of the Tasmanian coastline beyond Hobart and included at various periods, signal stations, pilot stations and lighthouses. View more info

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Hudspeth Memorial Volume : an introduction to the diaries of The Rev. Robert Knopwood, A.M. and G.T.W.B. Boyes.

By: HUDSPETH, W.H.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: [Hobart], [Royal Society of Tas.]: [1954]

Seller ID: 4725


114pp, illustrated. Blue cloth (as issued, without dustwrapper); spine a little faded, a couple of slight round marks to the upper board; otherwise a very good clean copy. ***Title on front cover reads 'Early Van Diemen's Land'. View more info

Image for Tasmania : island of tranquillity.

Tasmania : island of tranquillity.

By: HUGHES, Owen (photographer); text by Bernice Jurgeit.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Launceston, Owen Hughes: 2008

Seller ID: 35616


Second impression. Oblong 4to. 144pp, lavishly illustrated in colour. Pictorial papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. ***Signed by Owen Hughes. ISBN 0959014543 View more info

In Tiger's Reach. National Parks & Reserves of Tasmania.

By: HUGHES, Owen (photographs by).

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Launceston, Author: 2005

Seller ID: 21012


Text by Bernice Jurgeit. 96pp, colour photographs, map. Pictorial papered boards with dustwrapper. Fine. View more info

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Limestones in Tasmania.

By: HUGHES, Terence D.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Hobart, Department of Mines, Tasmania: 1957

Seller ID: 22534


(Geological Survey Mineral Resources no. 10.) 291pp, 53 figures (including 8 folding coloured maps at rear). Soft covers, side-stapled, as issued. A very good clean copy. View more info

Image for The Stamps of Tasmania : a history of the postage stamps, envelopes, post cards, adhesive and impressed revenue and excise stamps of Tasmania

The Stamps of Tasmania : a history of the postage stamps, envelopes, post cards, adhesive and impressed revenue and excise stamps of Tasmania

By: HULL, A.F. Basset.

Price: $2,000.00

Publisher: London, Philatelic Society: 1890

Seller ID: 32949


200 copies only (not stated). Small 4to. viii, 136pp, 9 plates printed rectos only (loosely inserted), Lt.-Governor Arthur's 1827 newspaper duty stamp illustrated in text (p15). Unlettered green cloth, extremities rubbed, a few slight marks. A little offsetting on the endpapers, a good+ clean copy (but see below). ***This copy bound in unlettered green cloth, patterned endpapers, edges sprinkled red, with the plates loosely inserted, and is without the folding map of Tasmania. Ferguson 10648 does not mention a map, and calls for only 8 plates (the latter clearly an error). The publisher's bind... View more info

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Huon Pine.

By: Huon Pine:

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hobart, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery: 1977

Seller ID: 4729


4to. 24pp, illus. Stapled in wrappers, as issued. A good to very good clean copy. ***Looks at the tree, the history of its exploitation, and its uses in ship-building, art and craft. View more info

Image for The Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, 1818-1986.  A History in Stone, Soil and Superintendents.

The Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, 1818-1986. A History in Stone, Soil and Superintendents.

By: HURBURGH, Marcus.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Hobart, Shearwater Press: nd

Seller ID: 4731


Large 8vo. 88pp, illustrated. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0959208135 View more info

Image for The Garden of Tasmania.

The Garden of Tasmania.

By: HURLEY, Frank (photographs by)

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Hobart, Tasmanian Government Tourist Bureau: 1947

Seller ID: 11260


Large 4to. 32pp of colour and b&w photographs. Stapled in stiff coloured wrappers, map of Tasmania on the lower. Extremities a little rubbed but a good to very good clean copy. View more info

Image for Tasmania Calling! Camera studies by Capt Frank Hurley.

Tasmania Calling! Camera studies by Capt Frank Hurley.

By: HURLEY, Frank.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Sydney, John Sands: [1957]

Seller ID: 28266


138x215mm (h/w). 32pp, with 16 colour and 15 b&w full-page photographs. Stapled in the original coloured wrappers (two additional images), as issued; a trifle rubbed. A very good clean copy. ***Drop title: 'Beautiful Tasmania'. The cover adds: 'A souvenir of interesting views and scenes from all parts of Tasmania.' View more info

About the Bailey Bridges. Twenty Drawings.

By: HUTCHINSON, R.C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Otago, Tas, Author: 1980

Seller ID: 18275


Number 178 0f 250 copies, signed by the author/illustrator. Oblong 4to. 20 full page pencil illustrations with explanatory text. Stiff covers with cloth spine strip (2 sticker marks). Very good. View more info

Report on the Proposed Pieman River Power Development.

By: Hydro-Electric Commission:

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Tasmania, Hydro-Electric Commission: 1971

Seller ID: 31535


29pp, 2 maps, tables, figures. Stapled in wrappers (light yellowing along spine). Very good. ***photo-reduced copy of the original report. View more info

Image for Maids, Masters and Magistrates : twenty women of the convict ship New Grove: maid servants in Van Diemen's Land.

Maids, Masters and Magistrates : twenty women of the convict ship New Grove: maid servants in Van Diemen's Land.

By: HYLAND, Jeanette E.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Blackmans Bay, Tas., Clan Hogarth: 2007

Seller ID: 22776


238pp, black & white and colour illustrations. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ***Signed by the author, and with an owner's name (both on half-title). ISBN 0980320909 View more info

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Tasmanian Industrial Information.

By: Industry:

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Hobart, Government Printer: [1948?]

Seller ID: 18738


Issued under the Authority of the Government of Tasmania. 4to. [iv], 8 b&w plates, 32pp text (last blank), interleaved with 8 card (index) dividers, large folding coloured map. Stapled, with stiff brown wrappers drawn on (extremities slightly rubbed). Very good. ***Issued with an eye to attracting overseas (mainly English) industrialists to Tasmania in the immediate post-war period. View more info

The History of Scouting in Tasmania 1909-1985.

By: JEFFREY, Ray.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Hobart, Scout Association of Australia (Tasmania): 1990

Seller ID: 17917


#11 of 1000 copies (thus? the edition, issued in soft covers?). 248pp, illustrated. Case-bound in green cloth with the original soft covers retained. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0949180084 View more info

Tasmania to the Letter : a trvia trove to skun* any sceptic.

By: JENKINSON, Mike.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hobart, JCPL: 2006

Seller ID: 22587


Illustrated by Jane Fenton [and photographs]. 317pp, illustrated in colour. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0977580504 ***Alphabetical entries, 'collated and written with an eye for the quirky and the unexpected'. View more info

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History of West and South-West Tasmania: a guide to printed sources.

By: JETSON, Tim & Richard Ely.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Hobart, Centre for Tasmanian Historical Studies: 1995

Seller ID: 4421


(Historical Bibliographies of Tasmania: No 3.) 198pp. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0859015971 ***Annotated bibliography, with index. View more info

The High Country / Squatters and Opportunists: occupation of lands to the westward to 1830

By: JETSON, Tim / Simon Cubit.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hobart, Tasmanian Historical Research Association Papers & Proceedings: March,1987

Seller ID: 22330


in THRA P&P Volume 34, no 1: pp15-27, 2 maps (Jetson); pp7-14, 1 map (Cubit). Stapled in wrappers, as issued. A very good clean copy. View more info

Image for It's a Different Country Down There: a history of droving in Western Tasmania.

It's a Different Country Down There: a history of droving in Western Tasmania.

By: JETSON, Tim.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Wynyard, Tas., Circular Head Bicentenary Project Team: 2004

Seller ID: 17469


4to. 158pp, b&w and colour photographs, maps. Soft covers. A very good to fine clean copy. ISBN 0646431765 View more info

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A Tale of Ambition and Unrealised Hope : John Montagu and Sir John Franklin.

By: JOEL, Craig R.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australian Scholarly Publishing: 2011

Seller ID: 29411


476pp, illustrated in colour and b&w. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ISBN 1921509821 ***A new study of the colonial administration of Van Diemen's Land: Joel argues that Colonial Secretary Montagu usurped the administratively inexperienced Sir John Franklin's authority in his desire to curry favour in London, and that it was Montagu who was the chief architect of the failed probation system of convict discipline. View more info

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Van Diemen's Land : an aboriginal history.

By: JOHNSON, Murray & Ian McFarlane.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Sydney, New South: 2015

Seller ID: 33692


454pp, colour plates. Soft covers. A fine clean copy. ISBN 1742234216 View more info

Image for Reading Robinson : companion essays to Friendly Mission.

Reading Robinson : companion essays to Friendly Mission.

By: Johnston, Anna & Mitchell Rolls (eds)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Hobart, Quintus Publishing: 2008

Seller ID: 25028


First edition. 238pp, illustrated. Soft covers with gatefolds and section sewn. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0977557251 ***A collection of essays analysing George Augustus Robinson and his 'friendly mission' to the Tasmanian Aborigines. Released in conjunction with the new edition of Friendly Mission: the Tasmanian journals of George Augustus Robinson, edited by NJB (Brian) Plomley (first published in 1966). View more info

Image for The R.M. Johnston Memorial Volume : being a selection of the principal writings in connection with geology and the economic and social problems of the day.

The R.M. Johnston Memorial Volume : being a selection of the principal writings in connection with geology and the economic and social problems of the day.

By: JOHNSTON, Robert Mackenzie

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Hobart, Government Printer: 1921

Seller ID: 4752


470pp, frontis portrait. Original brown cloth. Names on front paste-down and a preliminary blank obscured with felt pen. Very good. *** Johnston was the Tasmanian Government Statistician and Registrar-General, and wrote widely on various topics in the natural and social sciences. His Systematic Account of the Geology of Tasmania (1888) was the standard text until the mid-20th century. View more info

Image for Backsight : a history of surveying in colonial Tasmania.

Backsight : a history of surveying in colonial Tasmania.

By: JONES, Alan.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Hobart, Institution of Surveyors, Tasmanian Division: 1989

Seller ID: 8054


Small 4to. 235pp, illustrated. Cloth with dustwrapper. A very good to fine clean copy. ISBN 0909761140 View more info

Tasmania through the Camera of Lloyd Jones : the second of a series.

By: JONES, Lloyd.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Hobart, Author: [1955]

Seller ID: 4754


The second of a series. Photo-litho from original 35mm Kodachrome film. 12 colour views, captions on tissue leaves between each one, introduced by Robert Cosgrove, Tasmanian Premier. Stiff pictorial covers with spiral-binding. About half the front cover a little yellowed; otherwise a very good clean copy. ***Views of: Fishing fleet, Bicheno; a Highland Lake; Lake St Clair; Spring at Macquarie Plains; Early Morning, Hope Island; Mt King William; Cape Raoul; Port Davey; Queenstown; Frenchman's Cap; Celery-top Islands [Bathurst Harbour]; Mt Solitary. View more info

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A Shred of Autobiography, or The Progress of a Convict.

By: JORGENSON, Jorgen.

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Adel., Sullivan's Cove: 1981

Seller ID: 4757


#284 of 375 numbered copies, initalled by the publisher. Folio. 100pp, coloured frontis portrait. Navy blue cloth with dustwrapper (a little creased and with three short clean tears in the lower edge, closed by a previous owner with tape, on the inside; now in protective sleeve). The book is in very good to fine condition, the wrapper good+. ***The full text of Jorgenson's autobiography as it first appeared, in two parts, in the Hobart Town Almanacks of 1835 and 1838. View more info

Pictorial Guide to the West Coast of Tasmania.

By: JUDD, H.W.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hobart, Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery: 1976

Seller ID: 27936


Facsimile reprint. First published 1908 by H.W. Judd, under the auspices of the Western Tasmanian Tourist Association. Oblong 8vo. 135pp, illustrated. Limp printed cloth covers. Very good. View more info

Image for The Van Diemen's Land Warriors, or The Heroes of Cornwall; a satire in three cantos.

The Van Diemen's Land Warriors, or The Heroes of Cornwall; a satire in three cantos.

By: JUVENAL, Pindar (pseud.)

Price: $425.00

Publisher: Katoomba (NSW), The Wayzgoose Press: 1989

Seller ID: 35983


Illustrated by Mike Hudson, with an introduction by Peter Emmett. xiv, 48pp (last few blank). First published in 1827 by Andrew Bent, Hobart Town (see Ferguson 1157). 50 copies only, nos 1 & 2 being designer bindings, 3-45 cloth bound in slipcase, and 47-50 reserved in sheets for individual binders. This is #42, bound full canvas cloth, lettered in brown on the spine, pistol decoration on the upper board, with the slipcase. A collaboration between Mike Hudson and Jadwiga Jarvis: linocuts and design by Hudson, the text hand set by Jarvis, and printed by them on a Mohawk Letterpress paper, usin... View more info

Image for Lichens of rainforest in Tasmania and South-Eastern Australia.

Lichens of rainforest in Tasmania and South-Eastern Australia.

By: KANTVILAS, G. & S.J. Jarman.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Canberra, Australian Biological Resources Study: 1999

Seller ID: 14037


Photographs by B.A. Fuhrer. (Flora of Australia, Supplementary Series, no 9.) 8vo. 212pp, illustrated in colour. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0642568022 View more info

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Van Diemen's Women : a history of transportation to Tasmania.

By: KAVANAGH, Joan & Dianne Snowden.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Dublin, The History Press Ireland: 2015

Seller ID: 34211


Large 8vo. 400pp, illustrated. Soft covers. A fine clean copy. ISBN 1845888855 *** Examines the lives of the women transported from Ireland to Van Diemen's Land (Tasmania), aboard the convict ship 'Tasmania' in 1845. The winner of the Australian Historical Association's Kay Daniels Award in 2018. View more info

Image for First Discovery of Port Davey and Macquarie Harbour.

First Discovery of Port Davey and Macquarie Harbour.

By: KELLY, James.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hobart, Royal Society of Tasmania: 1920

Seller ID: 4763


Offprint, issued separately, of the Society's Papers and Proceedings, 1920, pp.160-81. Stapled in titled wrappers, as issued. Wrappers and first/last pages a little browned, owner's name in pencil on the front. A very good clean copy. ***Kelly's circumnavigation of Tasmania between 12 December 1815 and 30 January 1816. View more info

Image for The Circumnavigations of Van Diemen's Land in 1815 by James Kelly and in 1824 by James Hobbs. Edited from their own accounts by James Calder in 1881.

The Circumnavigations of Van Diemen's Land in 1815 by James Kelly and in 1824 by James Hobbs. Edited from their own accounts by James Calder in 1881.

By: Kelly, James:

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Sullivan's Cove: 1984

Seller ID: 36224


#5 of 10 copies thus, from an edition of 200 copies (the other 190 in marbled wrappers), all numbered and initialled by the publisher. 52pp. Bound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe in full green morocco, spine title in gilt with two raised bands. A fine clean copy. ***Andrew Bent had announced the forthcoming publication of this material in 1838 but his projected book did not appear. The accounts of Kelly and Hobbs remained unpublished until Calder's edited version appeared as Legislative Council Paper 75 of 1881. View more info

Image for The Circumnavigations of Van Diemen's Land in 1815 by James Kelly and in 1824 by James Hobbs.

The Circumnavigations of Van Diemen's Land in 1815 by James Kelly and in 1824 by James Hobbs.

By: Kelly, James:

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Sullivan's Cove: 1984

Seller ID: 36217


#60 of 200 copies initialled by the publisher. 8vo. 52pp. Soft marbled paper covers with title label tipped on the front cover. Slight offsetting on the endpapers, as often, otherwise a very good+ clean copy. ***As edited by James Calder, first published as a Tasmanian Parliamentary Paper in 1881. View more info

Image for The Huon Pine Story : the history of harvest and use of a unique timber.

The Huon Pine Story : the history of harvest and use of a unique timber.

By: KERR, Garry & Harry McDermott.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Portland (Vic.), Mainsail Books: 2004

Seller ID: 18008


Second edition [impression]. 4to. 299pp, well illustrated in colour and black & white, maps. Synthetic cloth, lettered in gilt, with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0957791704 View more info

The History of Kingston [Tasmania].

By: Kingston:

Price: $15.00

Publisher: No publication details:

Seller ID: 11426


4to. 28pp, b&w photographs, line illustrations. Stapled in wrappers. Very good. View more info

The Ecologies of Paradise: explaining the garden next door.

By: KIRKPATRICK, J.B., with poems and haiku by Christina Kirkpatrick.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hobart, Pandani Press: 2006

Seller ID: 21412


148pp, b&w photographs. Soft covers; slight scuff near head of spine, otherwise a very good clean copy. ISBN 064646017X View more info

Image for People, Sheep and Nature Conservation : the Tasmanian experience.

People, Sheep and Nature Conservation : the Tasmanian experience.

By: KIRKPATRICK, Jamie and Kerry Bridle (editors).

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Collingwood, Vic, CSIRO: 2007

Seller ID: 23974


xiii, 250pp, black & white photographs, figures, tables, maps. Soft covers. A very good to fine clean copy. ISBN 0643093729 View more info

Image for Addresses on the Seven Words from the Cross delivered on Good Friday, April 17th 1908, at the three hours service in St David's Cathedral, Hobart by J. Bertram Kite, Dean of Hobart.

Addresses on the Seven Words from the Cross delivered on Good Friday, April 17th 1908, at the three hours service in St David's Cathedral, Hobart by J. Bertram Kite, Dean of Hobart.

By: KITE, J. Bertram

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Hobart, Printed by Davies Bros: 1908

Seller ID: 30536


Small 8vp. 56pp (last blank). Staple-bound in stiff cloth-covered boards, cut flush, patterned endpapers; the extremities a little rubbed, part of lower board sunned and with a touch of light flecking. Author's presentation inscription on verso of front flyleaf. Very good. View more info

Image for Jack Thwaites: pioneer Tasmanian bushwalker & conservationist.

Jack Thwaites: pioneer Tasmanian bushwalker & conservationist.

By: KLEINIG, Simon.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Hobart, Forty Degrees South: 2008

Seller ID: 24692


262pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w. Pictorial papered boards. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0980400678 View more info

Image for The Knopwood Historical Lectures: a pioneer history of Derwent's south-east shore.  A Bicentenary project.

The Knopwood Historical Lectures: a pioneer history of Derwent's south-east shore. A Bicentenary project.

By: Knopwood

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Rokeby, Tasmania, Rokeby High School: 1988

Seller ID: 13607


#356 of 500 numbered copies. 126pp, illustrated. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ***Overview of the Knopwood Historical Lectures (by Alison Alexander); Daniel Stanfield and the Rokeby Mill (Michael Stanfield); Chipman and Morrisby families (Dr R.W. Halliday); George Stokell: pioneer settler (Adrian Collins); Robert Mather: pioneer settler (Robert Mather); Robert Knopwood (Dr Geoffrey Stephens); South Arm with special reference to the Gellibrand family (Ted Bezzant); Christopher & Hannah Calvert and descendants (Elizabeth Robb); Rokeby 1945-1988 (Viv Adnum). View more info

Image for The Diary of the Reverend Robert Knopwood 1803-1838. First Chaplain of Van Diemen's Land.

The Diary of the Reverend Robert Knopwood 1803-1838. First Chaplain of Van Diemen's Land.

By: KNOPWOOD, Rev. Robert : edited by Mary Nicholls.

Price: $550.00

Publisher: Hobart, Tasmanian Historical Research Association: 1977

Seller ID: 19590


4to. 738pp. Bound in full red pebble-grained leather, maroon title label, raised bands, gilt decorations and rules. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0909479003 ***Not a publisher's binding; only 750 copies of this book were issued, all in the standard format of black linen and a grey dustwrapper. Executed by the Dove Bindery of Melbourne, possibly for the Tasmanian bibliophile Peter Benson Walker. The number bound thus is not known, possibly ten or so. A matching binding was made for a similar number of copies of the same publisher's Journal of Charles O'Hara Booth (1981). View more info