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State Aid and Tasmanian Politics, 1868-1920.

By: DAVIS, Richard P.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hobart, University of Tasmania: 1969

Seller ID: 17948


4to. 135pp, b&w frontis portraits. Side stapled in soft covers with cloth back strip (chipped at the foot). Small tape mark at head of title-page, otherwise a good clean copy. View more info

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Eighty Years' Labor : the ALP in Tasmania, 1903-1983.

By: DAVIS, Richard.

Price: $33.00

Publisher: Hobart, Sassafras Books and the History Dept., University of Tasmania: 1983

Seller ID: 4558


164pp, sketch illustrations (caricatures mostly). Stapled in stiff wrappers. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0859012212 ***The first full history of the Australian Labor Party in Tasmania. View more info

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William Smith O'Brien. Ireland - 1848 - Tasmania.

By: DAVIS, Richard.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dublin, Geography Publications: 1989

Seller ID: 23092


72pp, illus, maps. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. View more info

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Open to Talent : the centenary history of the University of Tasmania, 1890-1990.

By: DAVIS, Richard.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hobart, University of Tasmania: 1990

Seller ID: 4560


256pp, black & white photographs. Cloth with dustwrapper (spine little dulled). Inscription on front endpaper. A good clean copy. ISBN 0908528183 View more info

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James Meehan : a most excellent surveyor.

By: DAWSON, Tony.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Sydney, Crossing Press: 2004

Seller ID: 35972


148pp, illustrated. Soft covers. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0957829167 View more info

Over the Fence : Tasmanian bush yarns.

By: DEAN, Geoff.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Dover, Tas, Esperance Press: 1998

Seller ID: 28317


182pp. Soft covers (trifling wear). Owner's name. Good to very good. Inscribed by the author. ISBN 1876342021 ***Short stories by the award-winning Tasmanian author. View more info

Image for Dr Edward Swarbreck Hall : coloinial medical scientist & moral activist. Includes the text of his 1833 shipboard diary.

Dr Edward Swarbreck Hall : coloinial medical scientist & moral activist. Includes the text of his 1833 shipboard diary.

By: DENHOLM, Carey & Stefan Petrow.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australian Scholarly Publishing: 2016

Seller ID: 35928


8vo. xvi, 232pp, illustrated. Soft covers. The final few leaves have a tiny bump at the lower corner, otherwise a very good+ clean (unused) copy. ISBN 1925333639 ***Dr Hall made significant contributions to public health in Tasmania, Hobart in particular, where the his name is remembered in the city's annual environmental award. View more info

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Varieties of Vice-Regal Life.

By: DENISON, Sir William

Price: $550.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green and Co: 1870

Seller ID: 28954


Two volumes. First edition. [I] xvi, 514, [2] (publisher's advert, verso blank) pp, folding coloured map of Tasmania. [II] viii, 446pp, [2] (publ adverts) pp folding map of Southern India (Madras Presidency). Original maroon cloth, decorated in blind; the extremities rubbed. Vol I: some light marks on the upper board and its top corner is bumped; tiny clean tear in fore-edges of the front free endpaper and half-title. Vol II: 40mm split in the cloth near to the foot of the lower front joint. The volumes now with mylar wrappers. One signature towards the middle of each volume is a little lo... View more info

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Varieties of Vice-Regal Life (Van Diemen's Land section).

By: DENISON, Sir William & Lady. Edited by Richard Davis & Stefan Petrow.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hobart, Tasmanian Historical Research Association: 2004

Seller ID: 18700


4to. 298pp, illus. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ISBN 1862951675 ***Denison was Lt-Governor of VDL 1847-55. An opinionated military engineer, he argued for the continuation of transportation and resisted the establishment of self-government. His two-volume account of his colonial service (largely composed of letters, as often as not written by his wife) was published in 1869, and contained 'much valuable information…presented in an unusual and lively manner'. This volume reproduces the Tasmanian section, with the addition of scholarly notes and commentaries. Only 250 copies we... View more info

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Here's Cheers : a pictorial history of hotels, taverns and inns of Hobart.

By: DENNISON, C.J.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Hobart, Hobart City Council: 2008

Seller ID: 24574


Oblong 4to. 266pp, lavishly illustrated in colour and b&w. Soft covers. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0980513901 ***Grouped by city street, plus the waterfront and Sandy Bay, with location maps. Each establishment is illustrated with an old photograph or contemporary print/sketch and a small picture of the building or site today, and brief historical information. View more info

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Devonport 1890.

By: Devonport:

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Devonport (Tas), Devon Historical Society: [1990?]

Seller ID: 9554


56pp, profusely illustrated with sepia photographs, folding panorama at rear. Stapled in pictorial wrappers, as issued. A very good clean copy. View more info

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Devonport : a pictorial past.

By: Devonport:

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Devonport (Tas), Devon Historical Society: 1990

Seller ID: 9553


Small 4to. 144 sepia photographs. Stapled in stiff pictorial wrappers (a trifle soiled). A good clean copy. View more info

Garden Peace and Christmas Tales.

By: DICK, C. I. [Charlotte Isabel]

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Hobart, Monotone Art Printers: 1927

Seller ID: 17603


Tall 8vo. 70pp. Yapp-style soft covers (faded, the edges slightly creased). Small round stain near lower corner of front cover, evident also on first (blank) leaf, some spotting early and late and one the edges, otherwise a good to very good clean copy. ***A collection of short prose pieces and some poetry, privately issued (see Morris Miller/Macartney, p151). View more info

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Narrative of a Voyage to New South Wales and Van Dieman's Land in the ship Skelton in the year 1820.

By: DIXON, James.

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Hobart, Melanie Publications: 1984

Seller ID: 36010


(Tasmaniana Facsimile Editions no 7.) First published Edinburgh, 1822 (Ferguson 858). #19 of 25 copies thus, from a total print-run of 200. Deluxe issue in full black kangaroo, gilt and blind decorations, raised bands, marbled endpapers; with the original glassine dustwrapper. Small 8vo. [32], 148, 4 (adverts), [6]pp. A fine clean copy. View more info

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Narrative of a Voyage to New South Wales and Van Dieman's Land in the ship Skelton in the year 1820.

By: DIXON, James.

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Hobart, Melanie Publications: 1984

Seller ID: 35300


(Tasmaniana Facsimile Editions no 7.) First published Edinburgh, 1822 (Ferguson 858.) #7 of 25 copies thus, from a total print-run of 200. Deluxe issue in full black kangaroo, gilt and blind decorations, raised bands, marbled endpapers. Small 8vo. [32], 148, 4 (adverts), [6]pp. There are a few slight indentations in the leather on the upper board, otherwise a very good to fine clean copy. A short handwritten note from the publisher, Peter Benson Walker, to the purchaser is loosely inserted. View more info

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Narrative of a Voyage to New South Wales and Van Dieman's Land in the ship Skelton in the year 1820.

By: DIXON, James.

Price: $165.00

Publisher: Hobart, Melanie Publications: 1984

Seller ID: 5327


(Tasmaniana Facsimile Editions no 7.) First published Edinburgh, 1822 (Ferguson 858). #70 of 200 numbered copies (175 thus). Small 8vo. [32], 148, 4 (adverts), [6]pp. Half black kangaroo and marbled boards. A fine clean copy. View more info

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Wild Rivers : Franklin - Denison - Gordon.

By: DOMBROVSKIS, Peter (photographs by).

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Hobart, Peter Dombrovskis: 1983

Seller ID: 21263


Text by Bob Brown. Ecological notes by Jamie Kirkpatrick. First edition. Large 4to. 128pp, colour photographic illustrations, line illustrations, map. Canvas cloth with dustwrapper (spine, and adjacent areas of the rear, quite faded). The book itself is a very good clean copy. ISBN 0959753036 ***The late doyen of Tasmanian wilderness photographers. View more info

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Wild Rivers : Franklin - Denison - Gordon.

By: DOMBROVSKIS, Peter (photographs by). Text by Bob Brown. Ecological notes by Jamie Kirkpatrick.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Hobart, Peter Dombrovskis: 1983

Seller ID: 5446


Second edition [impression]. Large 4to.128pp, 64 colour photographic illustrations (several double-page), text illustrations, map. Canvas cloth with dustwrapper. One small and faint ink stamp of an aged care organisation on title page, otherwise a very good clean copy. ISBN 0959753044 ***The late doyen of Tasmanian wilderness photographers. View more info

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The Quiet Land.

By: DOMBROVSKIS, Peter (photographs) & Ellen Miller (text).

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Hobart, Peter Dombrovskis: 1978

Seller ID: 5587


Soft cover reprint. 4to. 112pp, 47 colour photographs. A very good clean copy. ISBN 095975301X ***Dombrovskis's first book, includes a few shots of historic buildings but mostly images of the Tasmanian wilderness. View more info

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Building on Firm Foundations. The Cooper family in Tasmania: stonemasons, builders and architects.

By: DOOLEY, Lorraine.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Hobart, Author: 2014

Seller ID: 32774


xii, 243pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w. Soft covers with french flaps. Fine (new). Signed by the author. ISBN 0992482100 *** The story of five generations of the Cooper family in Tasmania - and in the building trades - since 1855, with an emphasis on its considerable contribution to the built heritage of Hobart. View more info

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A Story of a Pioneering Family in Van Diemen's Land.

By: DOUGHARTY, Kate Hamilton.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Launceston, Author?: 1953

Seller ID: 10255


Preface by Karl von Stieglitz. 96pp. Stapled in wrappers. A very good clean copy. Owner's small name stamp inside front wrapper. ***A fictionalised account of the author's forebears - the Grey and Innes families - in early VDL. View more info

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A Century of Tasmanian Methodism 1820-1920.

By: DUGAN, C.C.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hobart, Tasmanian Methodist Assembly: 1920

Seller ID: 5727


Small 8vo. 110pp, 5 plates. Stapled with wrappers drawn on, as issued. The pages are rather yellowed but a good to very good clean copy. View more info

Making Their Own Way: the Dunbabins on Maria Island 1869-1876.

By: DUNBABIN, Tom.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Dunalley (Tas), Bangor Publications: 2010

Seller ID: 28502


Large 8vo. 144pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w. Soft covers. Fine (new). ISBN 0646542311 ***The story of two brothers establishing a farm on Maria Island, off Tasmania's east coast, based mostly on surviving letters. View more info

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The Fabric of Launceston : a collaborative community history.

By: DUNNING, Tom; Barbara Valentine & Paul Richards (eds)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Launceston, LGH Historical Committee: 2016

Seller ID: 34789


First printing of 300 copies. Small 4to. 306pp, a few illustrations. Soft covers. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0994538669 ***Over 50 authors have contributed short essays on the aboriginal, convict, colonial, social, transport, business, religious, institutional, cultural, sporting etc etc history of Tasmania's 'northern capital'. View more info

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The Discovery of Tasmania: journal extracts from the expeditions of Abel Janszoon Tasman and Marc-Joseph Marion Dufresne.

By: DUYKER, Edward (ed).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hobart, St David's Park Publ.: [1992]

Seller ID: 4584


Translated by Edward, Herman & Maryse Duyker. 108pp, case-bound in pictorial cloth. A very good clean copy. ***Translations, original texts and biographical notes from the first two European expeditions to sight VDL. Extracts from Tasman, Arnoldus Montanus (citing Henrik Haelbos), Crozet, Le Jar du Clesmeur, Le Dez, Roux and Chevillard de Montesson. View more info

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Town Allotment purchase document, to Joseph Speed, for an acre and 14 perches in Kempton ... on the corner of Elizabeth and Louisa streets.

By: EARDLEY WILMOT, Sir Eardley (signed by). Joseph Speed.

Price: $285.00

Publisher: 1846

Seller ID: 35575


Town Allotment purchase document on vellum (390x600mm), folded, with diagram of the block of land, and seal. To JOSEPH SPEED, for a block of one acre and 14 perches in Kempton, on the corner of Elizabeth and Louisa Streets, adjoining land belonging to George Otter (to the NE) and John Olive (to the SE). Annual quit rent £1.5s. Signed by the Lt. Governor, Sir John Eardley Eardley-Wilmot and by J.E. Bicheno, Colonial Secretary, dated 2 October 1846 (Vic 10). A filing notation on the verso records that the purchase was registered with the Supreme Court of Van Diemen's Land on 13 October 1846... View more info

Defying the Odds : the history of the Burnie Agricultural & Pastoral Society.

By: EBDON, Annette

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Burnie, The Society: 1987

Seller ID: 5433


92pp, illus. Soft covers. Very good. View more info

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ORR.

By: EDDY, W.H.C.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Brisbane, Jacaranda: 1961

Seller ID: 4932


764pp. Cloth with dustwrapper. Small hole in title-page from the attempted removal of an owner's name; otherwise a very good clean copy. Loosely inserted: 'A Brief History of the Orr Case', issued by the Tasmania University Union, July 1963 (12pp, stapled, as issued; the wrappers yellowed). ***A mammoth and detailed account of the trials and tribulations of Sydney Sparkes Orr, who was dismissed from the University of Tasmania in 1956, largely because of an affair with one of his students, and whose 'cause' was taken up by academics and others all round the nation. It has been suggested that th... View more info

Flinders Island and Eastern Bass Strait.

By: EDGECOMBE, Jean.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Author: 1986

Seller ID: 4620


149pp, illustrated, maps. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ***History, natural history etc. View more info

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Tasmania the Wonderland.

By: Eldershaw, John (artist).

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Hobart, Tasmanian Government Tourist Bureau: [1934]

Seller ID: 35259


4to. 48pp, many photos (one of Lord Baden-Powell at the Great Lake, with his catch), and colour reproductions of watercolour Tasmanian landscapes by John Eldershaw. Stapled in pictorial wrappers, as issued. A very good clean copy. View more info

Guide to the Public Records of Tasmania: Colonial Secretary's Office / Governor's Office / Convict Department.

By: ELDERSHAW, P.R.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hobart, Tasmanian Historical Research Association Papers & Proceedings: 1968

Seller ID: 16538


[with] 'Peter Ross Eldershaw: a memoir', by Robert Sharman. Volume 15/3, Jan 1968, pp i-x, 79-149. Stapled in the original wrappers, as issued. ***Three essays. View more info

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A Few From Afar : Jewish Lives in Tasmania from 1804.

By: ELIAS, Peter & Ann (editors).

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hobart, Hobart Hebrew Congregation: 2003

Seller ID: 35888


Small 4to. 282pp, b&w photographs and maps. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0646422073 ***Twenty-four articles, some short biographies, bibliographic essay, record of Jewish deaths 1804-1954, indexed. View more info

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The North Lyell Mining Disaster.

By: Eric Thomas Galley Museum

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Queenstown (Tas), Eric Thomas Galley Museum: [2005?]

Seller ID: 34923


4to. [ii], 252pp, illustrated. Duplicated typescript, comb-bound with laminated wrappers. A very good clean copy. *** A 'comprehensive record of the unfortunate events of October 12, 1912 and their aftermath' compiled from press reports and other contemporary accounts. View more info

Grange Heritage. Ten Tasmanian memories of the nation's life 1902-2001.

By: Evans, Caroline (editor and interviewer)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Taroona, Tas, Mary's Grange: 2001

Seller ID: 28411


#159 of ??? copies. Oblong 4to. 158pp, illustrated. Metallic ring-binding with soft covers drawn over, in imation of an old photo album (a triumph of what must have seemed a cute idea over utility). Fine. ISBN 0646414690 ***Oral history - interviews with ten residents of a Tasmanian aged care community. View more info

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A Geographical, Historical, and Topographical Description of Van Diemen's Land, with important hints to emigrants, and useful information respecting the application for grants of land…

By: EVANS, George William

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Heinemann: 1967

Seller ID: 25427


Facsimile (first published 1822). 8vo. 140pp, coloured folding map at rear, folding frontis view of Hobart Town. Introductory Note by K.R. von Stieglitz (8pp) loosely inserted (as issued). Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (the cream/red one: spine sunned, now in protective sleeve). A very good clean copy. ***This facsimile includes the map which was issued separately to the original edition and is very rarely found with it. View more info

A Geographical, Historical, and Topographical Description of Van Diemen's Land, with important hints to emigrants, and useful information respecting the application for grants of land…

By: EVANS, George William

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Heinemann: 1967

Seller ID: 24210


Facsimile (first published 1822). 140pp, coloured folding map at rear, folding frontis view of Hobart Town; Introductory Note by K.R. von Stieglitz (8pp) loosely inserted, as issued. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (the white one, extremities a little rubbed, slight soiling, now in protective sleeve). Owner's details on front paste-down, the insert's staples rusted, otherwise a good clean copy. ***This facsimile includes the map which was issued separately to the original edition and is very rarely found with it. View more info

Insect Pests and their control.

By: EVANS, J.W.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hobart, Department of Agriculture, Tasmania: 1943

Seller ID: 4604


178pp, illustrated. Cloth backed papered boards. A very good clean copy. View more info

Electrolytic Zinc Company of Australasia Limited. Official Opening of the Sulphate of Ammonia Plant by His Excellency, the Governor of Tasmania, the Right Honourable Sir Ronald Cross, Bart., KCMG, KCVO. 1st November 1956.

By: EZ Co.:

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Hobart, EZ Co.: [1956]

Seller ID: 23112


4to. [24]pp, illustrated in b&w and colour, 4pp coloured flow diagram (industrial process) tipped-in, full-page coloured map. Stapled in wrappers. Very good. View more info

Electrolytic Zinc Company of Australasia Limited. Risdon Works, Tasmania. Description of Activities. March 1958.

By: EZ Co.:

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Melbourne, EZ Co.: [1958]

Seller ID: 23111


4to. [64]pp, illustrated in black & white and colour, 4 folding coloured diagrams (industrial processes), full-page coloured map. Soft covers. First page a little spotted, small damp spot at lower edges of first 12pp, with slight damage to one leaf, otherwise very good. View more info

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The Hamilton Literary Society 1889-1989.

By: Fagan, Mavis & Irene Isles, with the assistance of Janet Cretan.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hobart, [The Society,: 1989]

Seller ID: 4669


78pp, illustrated. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ***The Society - originally known as Nil Desperandum - was founded by Lady Teresa Hamilton, wife of the Governor of Tasmania 1889-92. View more info

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Bert's Story.

By: FARQUHAR, B.A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Launceston, Regal Press: 1992

Seller ID: 14307


Third impression. 292pp, illustrated. Soft covers. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0949457396 ***The well-known Tasmanian farmer, of 'Rushy Lagoon' in the far north-east. View more info

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Bert's Story.

By: FARQUHAR, B.A.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Launceston, Regal Press: 1992

Seller ID: 30643


Third impression. 292pp, illustrated, map. Pictorial papered boards with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0949457396 ***The well-known Tasmanian farmer, of 'Rushy Lagoon' in the far north-east. View more info

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Reminiscences of Early Hobart Town, 1804-1810.

By: FAWKNER, John Pascoe.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Banks Society: 2009

Seller ID: 22644


Edited, with an Introduction and Commentary, by John Currey. 108pp, frontis portrait & 11 illustrations (3 coloured). Printed on Mohawk Superfine Soft White; stiff card covers with coloured dustwrapper, place ribbon. ISBN 0949586285 ***Fawkner was a boy when he arrived at the Derwent with David Collins' settlement party. His previously unpublished memoir was written late in his life, following a visit to Hobart to talk to the few remaining survivors of those early days. Based on memory (his own and others') and hearsay, it contains some errors of fact; nonetheless it is valuable record, wri... View more info

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Ticklebelly Tales and other stories from the people of the Hydro.

By: FELTON, Heather.

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Hobart, Hydro Tasmania: 2013

Seller ID: 31236


Revised edition. Large thick (and heavy) 4to. 512pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Fine (new). ISBN 0646477242 ***A social history of Tasmania's 20th century hydro-industrialisation, told from the viewpoints of employees, contractors and families of the Hydro-Electric Commission. View more info

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Convict Lives at the George Town Female Factory.

By: Female Convict Research Centre : edited by Alison Alexander.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hobart, Convict Women's Press: 2014

Seller ID: 32958


230pp, illustrated. Soft covers. Fine (new). ***Background articles on early George Town and its female factory - established in 1822 and closed in 1834 when the remaining inmates were moved to Launceston - with biographies of 31 women who spent time there. View more info

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Convict Lives at the Ross Female Factory.

By: Female Factory Research Group: edited by Lucy Frost.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hobart, Convict Women's Press: 2011

Seller ID: 29677


238pp, illustrated. Soft covers. Fine (new). ISBN 0987144308 ***Background articles on the Ross Female Factory (1848-54), and biographies of inmates. View more info

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Mrs Fenton's Tasmanian Journal 1829-1830.

By: FENTON, Elizabeth.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Sullivan's Cove: 1986

Seller ID: 4607


#58 of 155 copies, numbered and initialled by the publisher. Crown 8vo. 88pp, full cloth with paper title-label and dustwrapper (slightly rubbed along top edge, now in protective sleeve). A very good clean copy. View more info

Image for The Journal of Mrs Fenton : a narrative of her life in India, the Isle of France (Mauritius), and Tasmania during the years 1826-1830.

The Journal of Mrs Fenton : a narrative of her life in India, the Isle of France (Mauritius), and Tasmania during the years 1826-1830.

By: FENTON, Elizabeth:

Price: $300.00

Publisher: London, Edward Arnold: 1901

Seller ID: 15848


First edition. 396pp, 32pp publishers adverts at rear. Original blue cloth, decorated in blind, gilt spine titles, extremities a trifle rubbed, small scuff to the cloth at foot of spine (now in protective mylar wrapper). 'With the publisher's compliments' ink stamp, faintly, on half-title. A few pages towards the rear have been untidily opened, with the loss of the top corner of one leaf (well away from the text) and a closed tear to the top corner of the next. Otherwise a very good clean copy. View more info

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The Life and Work of the Reverend Charles Price of Launceston. First Independent Minister in Australia.

By: FENTON, James.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Paul Fenton: [1999]

Seller ID: 7510


Facsimile: first published in Melbourne, 1886 (Ferguson 9581). Small 8vo. xiv (including 5pp Introduction to new edition), 144pp, frontis portrait and another. Cloth-textured papered boards, no dustwrapper (as issued), gilt-stamped title; light surface rubbing as usual. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0646372920 View more info

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Bush Life in Tasmania Fifty Years Ago : an account of pioneer work in Devon.

By: FENTON, James.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Devonport (Tas), C.L. Richmond & Sons: 1964

Seller ID: 21952


Facsimile, first published in 1891 (Ferguson 9582). 204pp, frontis portrait of author, map, 4 illustrations. Case-bound in blue cloth (as issued, without a wrapper). A very good clean copy. View more info