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Image for Clerk of the House: the reminiscences of Hugh Munro Hull, 1818-1882.

Clerk of the House: the reminiscences of Hugh Munro Hull, 1818-1882.

By: ANDEL, Lucille V.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Author: 1984

Seller ID: 4727


1000 numbered copies. 204pp, index, biographical appendix. Brown cloth with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0959276106 ***Hull was Clerk of the Tasmanian House of Assembly and the author of kalendars, guides, statistical summaries on the colony. View more info

Smile at your District Inspector... it will worry him sick! Ftrom high seas to counting stamps; the entertaining memoirs of a war-time sailor who became an Inspector of Post Offices.

By: BASHFIELD, Jim.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hobart, Author: 2011

Seller ID: 30930


168pp. Soft covers. Very good. Inscribed by the author. ISBN 0646535366 View more info

Image for These Days Have Gone Forever : a  narrative of the early days of the Furneaux Islands as I knew them.

These Days Have Gone Forever : a narrative of the early days of the Furneaux Islands as I knew them.

By: BLYTH, Stan.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Launceston, Author: 1986

Seller ID: 12815


Sketches by Rosemary Mastnak. 4to. 92pp, line illustrations. Soft covers. Owner's name. A very good clean copy. 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 Partly Personal : recollections of a one-time Tasmanian journalist.

Partly Personal : recollections of a one-time Tasmanian journalist.

By: FERRALL, R.A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hobart, Cat & Fiddle Press: 1974

Seller ID: 4613


4to. 140pp, illus. Cloth with dustwrapper (extremities a little rubbed, some silverfishing to spine). A very good clean copy. View more info

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Tasmanians All.

By: FERRALL, R.A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Launceston, [Author?]: 1982

Seller ID: 4615


Small 4to. 176pp, illustrated. Cloth with dustwrapper (head of spine with short closed tears). A very good clean copy. ***Tasmanian personalities. View more info

Daddy We Hardly Knew You.

By: GREER, Germaine.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton: 1989

Seller ID: 31374


312pp. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Edges a little yellowed, otherwise a very good clean copy. View more info

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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

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

If You Faint, Fall Backwards! Or, Medicine: Warts and All.

By: MADILL, Frank.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Mowbray Heights, Tas, Author: 2005

Seller ID: 21009


Illustrations by Josie Richards. 320pp, pencill illustrations, maps. Soft covers (reading crease on spine). Very good. ISBN 0646446185 View more info

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The Travails of Jimmy Porter : a memoir 1802-1842.

By: PORTER, James.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Strahan, Round Earth Company: 2003

Seller ID: 17058


117pp, line illus, map. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ***Prepared for publication by Richard Innes Davey from the original manuscript by James Porter, and with an Afterword by Hamish Maxwell-Stewart. Porter was one of the convict pirates who seized the brig 'Frederick' in Macquarie Harbour in 1834. His account of this affair was published, anonymously, in the Hobart Town Almanack of 1838. View more info

Where's Morning Gone?

By: Roberts, Barney.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, McPhee Gribble: 1987

Seller ID: 18254


182pp. Soft covers, spine slightly faded. A good to very good clean copy. Owner's name. View more info

From Woburn Sands to Sandy Bay: the second and third stages of the journey: 1960-1990; 1990-2006.

By: SUMNER, Annette

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sandy Bay, Tas, Author: 2007

Seller ID: 23949


497pp, black & white photographs. Soft covers (reading creases and small scuff on spine). Very good. ISBN 0975113127 View more info