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Early Tasmanian Ornithology : the correspondence of Ronald Campbell Gunn and James Grant 1836-1838.

By: GUNN, Ronald Campbell: edited by William E. Davis.

Price: $44.00

Publisher: Cambridge (Mass), Nutall Ornithological Club: 2009

Seller ID: 27713

(Memoirs of the Nutall Ornithological Club, no 16.) 263pp, frontis and other illustrations. Case-bound in red cloth, gilt titles. Fine (new). ISBN 1877973475 View more info

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A Key to the Birds of Australia and Tasmania ; with their geographical distribution in Australia.

By: HALL, Robert.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Melbourne/London, Melville Mullen & Slade / Dulau & Co.: [1899]

Seller ID: 35618

8vo. xii, 116pp, frontis, full-page map. Cloth-backed papered boards, cut flush. Front hinge a little strained, top corner of front endpaper torn away, lower margin of pp27-8 torn away, well away from text, otherwise a good clean copy. View more info


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

Procellariiform Biology : a tribute to the Irynej Skira, 1950-2005.

By: Skira, Irynej:

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Hobart, Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania: 2008

Seller ID: 29367

RSTPP, Volume 142, part 1 : a special issue in honour of Skira. 4to. 206pp, illustrated. Soft covers. Fine. ***Includes Lyndall Ryan's tribute 'Irynej Skira (1950-2005): a scientific life' (pp9-20). Skira was 'the world's foremost researcher on the Short-tailed Shearwater', known in Tasmania as the Mutton-bird, and to the Aboriginal people as the Yolla. View more info

Tasmanian Historical Studies : Volume 11 (2006). A Desolate, Howling Wilderness? Environmental history in Tasmania and beyond.

By: Tasmania:

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Hobart, Centre for Tasmanian Historical Studies: 2006

Seller ID: 22771

Small 4to. 85pp, illus. Soft covers. A fine clean copy. ***Includes four papers from the Centre's 2005 conference, and two additional articles: Tom Griffiths - The Breath of Antarctica. Grace Karskens - Nefarious geographies: convicts and the Sydney environment in the early colonial period. Tim Jetson - 'Things of Native Worth and Beauty': the environmental attitudes of H.D. Atkinson. Roger Kellway - 'Sorry for Seals and Sea Birds': Tasmania, New Zealand and the management of Macquarie Island 1890-1894. Peter Dowling - Mercury Poisoning at Oyster Cove?: suspected cases of unintended poison... View more info

Tasmanian Historical Research Association Papers & Proceedings. Volume 58 : number 2.

By: Tasmanian Historical Research Association.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hobart, Tasmanian Historical Research Association: August2011

Seller ID: 29502

pp119-190pp, black & white illustrations. Soft covers. Fine [new]. ***Smith O'Brien's Tasmanian journal completed / Mary, 'wife of William Burgess' - John Watson (1801-1887), pioneer shipbuilder / Farmers' foes or feathered police?, native birds and agriculture, Tasmania and Australia 1860-1920 / Crony capitalism or corruption? British Tobacco and a Tasmanian government / James Boyce's '1835': a discussion. View more info

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Tasmanian Bird Atlas.

By: THOMAS, David.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hobart, University of Tasmania: 1979

Seller ID: 35544

(Fauna of Tasmania Handbook no 2.) 172pp, 138 species location maps. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0859011038 View more info