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Image for St Matthew's of Clarence Plains 1843-1993.

St Matthew's of Clarence Plains 1843-1993.

By: ARNOLD, Fonda.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hobart, Author?: 1993

Seller ID: 36011


4to. 68pp, illustrated. Duplicated typescript. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. View more info

Image for That Better Country : the religious aspect of life in Eastern Australia 1835-1850.

That Better Country : the religious aspect of life in Eastern Australia 1835-1850.

By: BARRETT, John.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, MUP: 1966

Seller ID: 35210


214pp, b&w illustrations. Cloth with dustwrapper (extremities slightly rubbed, spine slightly faded and with a short closed clean tear at its foot, now in protective sleeve). A very good clean copy. Owner's name. View more info

Image for History of the Church of England in Tasmania.

History of the Church of England in Tasmania.

By: BARRETT, W.R.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Hobart, Printed at "The Mercury" Press: 1942

Seller ID: 4400


8vo. 92pp, illustrated. Stiff cloth-backed papered card, cut flush. A very good clean copy. Owner's name. View more info

Image for Quaker Life in Tasmania : the first hundred years.

Quaker Life in Tasmania : the first hundred years.

By: BENNETT, Michael.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hobart, University of Tasmania Library: 2007

Seller ID: 22201


Square 8vo. 64pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w. Soft covers. A fine clean copy. ISBN 1862953678 View more info

Image for Benedictine Pioneers in Australia.

Benedictine Pioneers in Australia.

By: BIRT, Henry Norbert.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Polding Press: [1970]

Seller ID: 30399


Facsimile of the London 1911 edition (this publisher's name given only on the spine). Two volumes. 8vo, [I] xiv, 504pp; frontis portrait, 4 portrait illustrations. [II] [viii], 516pp; frontis protrait, 3 portrait illustrations, index. Brown faux leather, gilt spine titles. Slight spotting of top edges. Very good. *** Much on the convict system, with a clergy list for Australia in 1857. View more info

Image for Mission to the Islands : the missionary voyages in Bass Strait of Canon Marcus Brownrigg, 1872-1885.

Mission to the Islands : the missionary voyages in Bass Strait of Canon Marcus Brownrigg, 1872-1885.

By: BROWNRIGG, Canon Marcus. (Edited, with an introduction, by Stephen Murray-Smith.)

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Hobart, Cat & Fiddle Press: 1979

Seller ID: 4303


First edition. 246pp, illustrations (including the original plates from The Cruise of the Freak), endpaper maps. Cloth with dustwrapper (slight loss at head of spine, now in protective sleeve). The verso of the rear free endpaper and the facing blank page have an extensive pencilled commentary by a previous owner, otherwise a very good clean copy. ***Reprints the text of Brownrigg's "Cruise of the Freak", published in 1872 (Ferguson 7578) and his accounts of twelve other 'missions' to the Aboriginal communities in Bass Strait, published each year in the Launceston Examiner (some also i... View more info

PROCEEDINGS... at the Meetings of the General Council held in Launceston, March, 1879, [with] Constitution of the Union, and Rules of Allied Societies.

By: CONGREGATIONAL UNION and Mission of Tasmania.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Launceston, Printed at the "Launceston Examiner" Office: 1879

Seller ID: 4517


36pp., blue wrappers. Very good. View more info

Image for A Century of Tasmanian Methodism 1820-1920.

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

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

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

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

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

Image for Henry Reed: Van Diemen's Land Pioneer.

Henry Reed: Van Diemen's Land Pioneer.

By: FYSH, Hudson.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Hobart, Cat & Fiddle Press: 1973

Seller ID: 4635


160pp, illustrated, pictorial endpapers. Maroon cloth with dustwrapper. Owner's bookplate on verso of front free endpaper. A very good clean copy. ***In addition to his role as a pioneer of both VDL and the Port Phillip district, Reed was instrumental in the formation of the Salvation Army. The author - better known for his role in Australian aviation - is his grandson. View more info

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Henry Reed : Van Diemen's Land pioneer.

By: FYSH, Hudson.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Hobart, Cat & Fiddle Press: 1973

Seller ID: 21477


160pp, illustrated, pictorial endpapers. Cloth with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. The half-title has a presentation inscription from a member of the Reed family: 'to show you who really started Victoria & made Tasmania'. ***In addition to his role as a pioneer in both VDL and the Port Phillip district, Reed was instrumental in the formation of the Salvation Army. The author - better known for his role in Australian aviation - is his grandson. View more info

Jews in Van Diemen's Land.

By: GORDON, Max.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Author: 1965

Seller ID: 27758


141pp, 16 b&w plates. Cloth with dustwrapper (spine dulled, extremities a little rubbed). Top edges lightly spotted, owner's details on front free endpaper. A good to very good clean copy. View more info

Image for A Model Municipality : places of management, mentoring and medicine in Launceston.

A Model Municipality : places of management, mentoring and medicine in Launceston.

By: GREEN, Anne.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Tasmania, Launceston City Council: 2007

Seller ID: 24820


[Stories in Stone: 3.] 4to. 248pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w. Soft covers. Owner's large bookplate inside front cover. A very good+ clean copy. ISBN 0959609083 ***Examines the city's institutions and their buildings in the fields of administration, health & welfare, education and learning, religion and mentoring View more info

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

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 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: $220.00

Publisher: Hobart, Tasmanian Historical Research Association: 1977

Seller ID: 19566


4to. 738pp. Black cloth with dustwrapper (edges a trifle rubbed, tiny piece from head of front blurb-flap, now in protective sleeve). Edges a little yellowed, as usual; owner's small name label on the first (blank) leaf; otherwise a very good clean copy. ISBN 0909479003 ***Only 750 copies were printed (not stated). 'Bobby' Knopwood was with the party led by David Collins which was sent to found a colony on Bass Strait. After an abortive attempt to settle at present-day Sorrento in Port Phillip Bay, Collins moved his party the Derwent River and founded Hobart Town in 1804. Knopwood was the n... 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

Image for Inscriptions in Stone. St David's Burial Ground 1804-1872: a record of some early history of Hobart Town from head stones of Van Diemen's Land's first cemetery.

Inscriptions in Stone. St David's Burial Ground 1804-1872: a record of some early history of Hobart Town from head stones of Van Diemen's Land's first cemetery.

By: LORD, Richard.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Hobart, St George's Church, Battery Point: 1976

Seller ID: 6474


1000 numbered copies. 210pp, colour frontis, illustrated. Corrigenda slip loosely inserted. Cloth with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. View more info

Image for Thomas Dove and the Tasmanian Aborigines.

Thomas Dove and the Tasmanian Aborigines.

By: MILLER, R.S.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Spectrum Publications: 1985

Seller ID: 36043


Edited and supplemented by A.M. Harman. 148pp, illus. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ***Dove was Chaplain at Wybalenna 1838-41 (and later to convicts under the probation system). View more info

Image for Fifty Years of Keswick in Tasmania 1925-1975.

Fifty Years of Keswick in Tasmania 1925-1975.

By: MILLER, R.S.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Launceston, Tasmanian Keswick Convention: 1975

Seller ID: 35350


#177 of 250 copies. 4to. 68pp, illustrated; with 8pp typescript Supplement loosely inserted (a photocopy). Stapled in wrappers, as issued; slight fading top inner corner of front cover. Slight rust mark left by paperclip on p35, otherwise a very good clean copy. ***The Christian evangelist movement which originated in the UK. View more info

Image for His Record is on High : the journals of Reverend William Henry Browne LLD, of St John's Church Launceston, VDL, 23 May 1830 - 19 February 1845.

His Record is on High : the journals of Reverend William Henry Browne LLD, of St John's Church Launceston, VDL, 23 May 1830 - 19 February 1845.

By: Morris, Gill (ed).

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Launceston, Editor: 2013

Seller ID: 32052


300 copies. 4to. 320pp, illustrated. Soft covers. Fine (new). ISBN 0987275178 View more info

History of the effective establishment of Congregationalism in the Australian colonies and New Zealand.

By: NELSON, Arthur C. (ed)

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Hobart, J. Walch & Sons: 1930

Seller ID: 30229


Published by authority of the Congregational Union of Australia and New Zealand in connection with the Centenary Celebrations, Hobart, Tasmania, October 16-21, 1930. 84pp, illustrated. Sewn with cloth-backed papered boards drawn on. First and last pages with offsetting and spotting, owner's name in pencil on title-page, otherwise clean. The front hinge is cracking but binding still fairly solid. A good+ copy. View more info

Image for The Cruise of the Beacon : a narrative of a visit to the islands in Bass's Straits.

The Cruise of the Beacon : a narrative of a visit to the islands in Bass's Straits.

By: NIXON, Bishop Francis R.

Price: $785.00

Publisher: London, Bell & Daldy: 1857

Seller ID: 13471


With illustrations. First edition. [iv], 114, [2]pp, [24]pp publisher's catalogue (dated June 1857), wood-engraved frontis and additional title, 8 other wood-engraved plates after the author's sketches. Original morocco-grained blue cloth, the spine slightly darkened and the extremities rubbed, especially the joints. The front free endpaper and frontis have a short clean tear to the head edge neatly closed, as is a similar break in the fore-edge of the blank leaf between the frontis and engraved title. Pages 82-95 have a few reasonably heavy spots of foxing, otherwise a good clean copy. Conte... View more info

A Place to Worship: a history of St George's Anglican Church, Burnie.

By: PINK, Kerry.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Burnie (Tas.), The Church: 1984

Seller ID: 28811


54pp, illustrated. Stapled in the original wrappers, as issued. Very good. ISBN 0909625824 View more info

A Chronicle of Methodism in Van Diemen's Land 1820-1840.

By: PRETYMAN, R.D. (ed).

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Aldersgate Press: 1970

Seller ID: 4880


#325 of 1500 numbered copies, signed by the author. 128pp. Soft covers. Edges yellowed, otherwise a very good clean copy. View more info

Image for Henry Reed : an eventful life devoted to God and man.

Henry Reed : an eventful life devoted to God and man.

By: REED, Margaret S.E.

Price: $110.00

Publisher: London, Morgan & Scott: 1906

Seller ID: 21035


By His Widow. With a Preface by General Booth. First edition. 8vo. xii, 252pp, frontis portrait, 16 plates. Original red cloth, lettered in gilt on spine and upper board. The spine is slight sunned and a little silverfished, with a few tiny holes in cloth along the upper joint; the binding still solid. The edges yellowed and faintly spotted, otherwise a good to very good clean copy. Owner's name. ***Reed first came to Van Diemen's Land in 1826 and held property in the north, including Wesley Dale near Deloraine, and Mount Pleasant near Launceston. His financial assistance to William Booth was ... View more info

Congregationalism in Tasmania, 1830-1977 : a brief history.

By: SHARPLES, Theo E.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Hobart, Congregational Union: 1977

Seller ID: 4518


70pp, illus. Soft covers; light round mark on front cover, otherwise a very good clean copy. ISBN 0959904751 View more info

Image for The Anglican Church in Tasmania : a diocesan history to mark the Sesquicentenary, 1992.

The Anglican Church in Tasmania : a diocesan history to mark the Sesquicentenary, 1992.

By: STEPHENS, Geoffrey.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Hobart, Trustees of the Diocese: 1991

Seller ID: 9643


4to. 272pp, b&w photographs, line illustrations, map. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ***Signed by the author. ISBN 064606813X View more info

Image for Case of Libel : Rev. C. Simson and Rev. J. Mackersey versus The Rev. John Storie, Minister of St. Andrews, Hobart Town.

Case of Libel : Rev. C. Simson and Rev. J. Mackersey versus The Rev. John Storie, Minister of St. Andrews, Hobart Town.

By: Storie, Rev. John.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Hobart Town, Pratt and Sons, Printers, Elizabeth Street: 1864

Seller ID: 6981


Reprinted from the "Mercury", and "Advertiser". 8vo. 90pp, sewn in sections, title printed on first page (no wrappers, as issued). Slight water stain to cover, and fore-margins throughout, well away from text after the first few pages; extremities a little rubbed and few dog-eared corners. A good copy. ***Ferguson 15720. Storie was found by the Presbytery of Tasmania to be guilty of slander, wilful misrepresentation and deliberate falsehood in connection with disputes over the occupation of the pastorate of St Andrew's, and was deposed from the holy ministry. He sought, and gai... View more info

Tasmanian Historical Studies : Volume 5, no 1.

By: Tasmania:

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Hobart, Centre for Tasmanian Historical Studies: 1996

Seller ID: 7489


Continuing the Bulletin for the Centre of Tasmanian Historical Studies. 177pp. Wrappers. ***Papers: Translating social inquiry into the art of history (by Janet McCalman); Australia's first political cartoon; St Mary's & St Virgil's Colleges & The Friends School (Hobart); the British Army & the Black War; Emancipist opposition to the Anti-Transportation League; Christian Brethren in NW Tasmania; Franklin (the town) & the Huon Valley; Planning Hobart, 1945-62; British child migration to Tasmania; Co-operation and collaboration between Aborigines and Europeans in early Tasmania. View more info

Tasmanian Historical Studies : Volume 5, no 2.

By: Tasmania:

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Hobart, Centre for Tasmanian Historical Studies: 1997

Seller ID: 7490


Continuing the Bulletin for the Centre of Tasmanian Historical Studies. 196pp. Soft covers (a new, larger format). ***Papers: Gender and historical practice; Aboriginal biographies; Historians and ecological history; Religion at Macquarie Harbour; Christian Brethren in Tasmanian frontier settlements; the Franklins; Health care in 19thC Tasmania; The move of University of Tasmania from the Domain to Sandy Bay; Tasmanian Libraries Act 1943 & book reviews. View more info

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Tasmanian Historical Studies : Volume 21 (2016). Personalities and processes in Tasmanian history.

By: Tasmania:

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Hobart, Centre for Tasmanian Historical Studies: 2016

Seller ID: 35744


Small 4to. 106pp, b&w photographic illustrations. Soft covers. Fine (new). ***Lord Hobart and Tasmania (Currey); Philip Palmer and religious disputation in VDL (Graham); The Franchise of the Tasmanian Legislative Council 1856 (Roberts); Photography and trauma in Aboriginal Tasmania (Gleeson); Hohepa te Umuroa's invented 'wife' Te Rai (Harman). View more info

Tasmanian Historical Research Association Papers & Proceedings. Volume 65 : number 2.

By: Tasmanian Historical Research Association.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hobart, Tasmanian Historical Research Association: August2018

Seller ID: 35835


80pp, illustrations & maps. Soft covers. Fine [new]. ***Elspeth Vaughan, Tasmanian painter (Alexander); 'A First World War mystery man's badge from 1916 returned to Hobart' (Rieusset); 'Licensing lesiure, the registration of guest houses 1937-71' (Bloomfield); 'Evangelist Walter Douglas in Tasmania 1869-72' (Wilson) View more info