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

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

By: GREEN, K.A.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hobart, Author: 1994

Seller ID: 35515


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

The Murids and Small Dasyurids in Tasmania.

By: GREEN, R.H.

Price: $15.00

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

Seller ID: 27942


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

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Ross Bridge and the Sculpture of Daniel Herbert.

By: GREENER, Leslie & Norman Laird.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Hobart, Fuller's Bookshop: 1971

Seller ID: 4664


Large square 4to. 192pp, 47 b&w plates, line illustrations. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. View more info

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 auctioneer before moving to Melbourne in the mid 1840s where he became a successful businessman. The first chapter of his memoir deal... View more info

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The Ever-Varying Flood : a guide to the Franklin River.

By: GRIFFITHS, Peter, and Bruce Baxter.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Prowling Tiger Press: 1997

Seller ID: 4630


66pp, illus, 6 maps. Spiral-bound, printed on waterproof paper. View more info

Image for Thylacine : the tragedy of the Tasmanian Tiger.

Thylacine : the tragedy of the Tasmanian Tiger.

By: GUILER, Eric R.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Melbourne, OUP: 1985

Seller ID: 5324


First edition. 208pp, illustrated. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (spine a little sunned). Owner's blind stamp lower corner of the front free endpaper. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0195546032 ***This was the first thorough study by an acknowledged authority on the almost-certainly extinct Tasmanian Tiger. View more info

Image for Gone and Almost Forgotten : jetties in Southern Tasmania.

Gone and Almost Forgotten : jetties in Southern Tasmania.

By: GUILER, Eric R.

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Hobart, Author: 1998

Seller ID: 35947


468pp, illustrated with sketch maps. Soft covers. A very good+ clean copy. ISBN 0646348043 ***Scarce: only 300 copies were printed. 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

Image for A Van Diemen's Land Settler : the letter of Samuel Guy, Van Diemen's Land 1823.

A Van Diemen's Land Settler : the letter of Samuel Guy, Van Diemen's Land 1823.

By: GUY, Samuel.

Price: $185.00

Publisher: Sydney, St Mark's Press: 1991

Seller ID: 35949


With an Introductory Note by Irene Schaffer. Illustrated by Roderick Shaw. #34 of 60 numbered copies signed by the publisher. Small 8vo. [x], ii, 20pp. Hand-set and printed on hand-made rag paper. Cloth-backed paste-papered boards with leather spine label and mylar protective wrapper. A fine clean copy. ***The seventh book of the press. Samuel Guy arrived in Hobart Town in November 1822 and settled at New Norfolk, where he received a grant of 800 acres. The letter is to his brother in Sussex, describing life in the colony and offering some advice to any intending emigrants. 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

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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 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 The Economic Development of Van Diemen's Land 1820-1850.

The Economic Development of Van Diemen's Land 1820-1850.

By: HARTWELL, R.M.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Melbourne, MUP: 1954

Seller ID: 4678


274pp, 2 maps, 18 tables. Cloth with dustwrapper (spine a little stained, a few marks and extremities a little rubbed, now in protective sleeve). The front endpapers have a small ink stamp of owner's name, twice, crossed out and a later owner's details added, and a mark left by a small piece of tape at head of front paste-down. Number written at head of title-page (but not ex-library). A good+ clean copy. 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

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 estate 'Strabane...', which is cleared up with the help of the bushranger Martin Cash; the malicious oddity of two vaguely arty ... 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. A fine clean copy. 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: $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 On the Ossie.

On the Ossie.

By: HAYGARTH, Nic.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Hobart, Forty South Publishing: 2017

Seller ID: 35925


4to. 278pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w. Soft covers with French flaps. A fine clean copy. ***Signed by the author. ISBN 0648106373 *** Tasmanian osmiridium and the fountain pen industry. 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 Enid Lyons : leading lady to a nation.

Enid Lyons : leading lady to a nation.

By: HENDERSON, Anne.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Pluto Press: 2008

Seller ID: 29431


356pp, b&w illustrations. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0980292492 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

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 little rubbed on most volumes, and the edges are somewhat yellowed but all volumes clean inside. A good to very good set. ***... 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) - please enquire for details. Vol VII is very scarce due to the publisher pulping the remaining copies (approx half of the pri... 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 major focus of 1830 was the Black Line - the military operations against the Aboriginal population. 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 history of Van Diemen's Land. More volumes are in preparation. 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 the resumed series relating to the colonial history of Van Diemen's Land. More volumes are in preparation. 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 Aboriginal population. 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 Studies at the University of Tasmania in Hobart, and the fourth of the resumed series of HRA, relating to the colonial histo... 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 notice announcing the formation of a new Executive Council on 1 November; and lists of citizens qualified for jury duty. 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 XXXIX, nos 1984-2037, 3 January - 26 December 1854.

By: Hobart Town Gazette:

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Hobart Town, James Barnard, Government Printer: 1854

Seller ID: 30933


Title page, 1534pp, including a 7pp index. Contemporary half leather with cloth-covered boards, extremities rubbed, head of upper joint beginning to crack. Edges sprinkled. Long clean tear to one leaf (1521/22) neatly closed with clear archival tape, otherwise a very good clean copy. ***Inscribed 'Mr B' in pencil on a title-page [i.e. James Barnard]. View more info

The Hobart Town Gazette : Volume XXXV, nos 1761-1814, 1 January - 31 December 1850.

By: Hobart Town Gazette:

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Hobart Town, James Barnard, Government Printer: 1850

Seller ID: 30912


Title page, 1136pp, including a 6pp index. Contemporary half leather with marbled paper boards, extremities a little rubbed, the leather on the spine above the top raised band has at some time long past almost come away and been glued to the spine. Edges yellowed and (now faintly) sprinkled. Internally clean. A good to very good clean copy. *** 'Mr Barnard' written in pencil top corner of title page. View more info