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Image for After Port Arthur.  Personal stories of courage and resilience ten years on from the tragedy that shocked the nation

After Port Arthur. Personal stories of courage and resilience ten years on from the tragedy that shocked the nation

By: Altmann, Carol

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Allen & Unwin: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID294351


Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 250 pages View more info

Port Arthur A Photographic Essay

By: Bolt, Frank

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hobart, Waratah Publications: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID272323


Oblong Octavo size. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Unpaginated View more info

Image for Penal Peninsula  Port Arthur And Its Outstations, 1827-1898

Penal Peninsula Port Arthur And Its Outstations, 1827-1898

By: Brand, Ian

Price: $15.00

Publisher: West Moonah, Jason Publications: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID200005


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Book in excellent condition. Illustrated with Black and White plates. Maps to endpapers. 226 pages View more info

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An Affirming Flame. Adventures in Continuing Education

By: Brooks, Kenneth G.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Hobart, William Legrand Publishing: 1987

Seller ID: ID247077


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Corners and covers are lightly rubbed. 208 pages In 1954 Kenneth Brooks was appointed Director of Adult Education in Tasmania. This book is a record of the ensuing years. This is not just a history of Adult Education in Tasmania but also a model of how to translate important social and personal goals into effective action. View more info

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Wild Rivers Franklin Denison Gordon

By: Brown, Bob [Text] & Dombrovskis, Peter [Photographs]

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Sandy Bay, Peter Dombrovskis Pty Ltd: 1983

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: ID297898


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good+ copy in Very Good+ dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Beautiful full page colour photographs. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 128 pages Originally published to support the Wild Rivers Campaign in 1982. A spectacular momento of this most beautiful part of south-western Tasmania. View more info

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Abel Tasman [Australian Explorers]

By: Clark, Manning

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Oxford University Press: 1959

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID286753


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Staple-bound. Slight age-toning to spine. Black & white illustrations & maps. 32 pages Australian Explorers series. View more info

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Early Houses Of The North West Coast Of Tasmania

By: Cocker, Kathleen [Written and Illustrated by]

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Glendessary, Western Junction, G.H. Stancombe: 1984

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: ID279381


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Lovely colour illustrations by the author. Signed by the publisher [G.H. Stancombe] on the title page. 80 pages Sponsored by the National Trust of Australia (Tasmania). Accompanying each charming illustration is a brief history of the house. View more info

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Wainewright in Tasmania

By: Crossland, Robert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Geoffrey Cumberlege Oxford University Press: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID260098


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White plates. xiii, 166 pages The last ten years in the life of Thomas Griffiths Wainewright - once described by Oscar Wide as "the blackest villain in history". View more info

Image for Tasmania 1803-1900 From Colony to Commonwealth

Tasmania 1803-1900 From Colony to Commonwealth

By: Finkel, George

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Nelson: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID208990


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations. 112 pages View more info

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Tasmanian Inventions & Innovations

By: Hall, Carolyn [Catalogue Design]

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Launceston, Tasmania, Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID294377


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 60 pages Catalogue of an exhibition to celebrate Tasmania's long history of innovation and ingenuity. View more info

Image for The Escape of the Notorious Sir Willam Heans (and the Mystery of Mr Daunt)

The Escape of the Notorious Sir Willam Heans (and the Mystery of Mr Daunt)

By: Hay, William

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Melbourne University Press: 1955

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID293972


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ has small piece missing from top edge of frnt panel and is slightly age-toned. Very faint scattered foxing to book edges. Bookseller stamp/label to front paste-down. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 415 pages A Romance of Tasmania View more info

Image for The Isle of The Dead.  Port Arthur.  Inscriptions on the Headstones and Historical Background of the Cemetery at the Port Arthur Penal Establishment.  1830-1877.

The Isle of The Dead. Port Arthur. Inscriptions on the Headstones and Historical Background of the Cemetery at the Port Arthur Penal Establishment. 1830-1877.

By: Lord, Richard

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Tasmania, Self Published by the Author: no dateCirca 1980s

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID298919


Oblong Small Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 17.5cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 103 pages Here for the first time the identification of every stone on the Island today, including nine previously unrecognized convict headstones. View more info

Image for Ruby of Trowutta.  Recollections of a Country Postmistress

Ruby of Trowutta. Recollections of a Country Postmistress

By: Mattingley, Christobel (Collected, compiled and editedby)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Hobart, Montpelier Press: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID204877


Octavo Size. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 189 pages Based on the spoken word of Ruby Paul, a remarkable woman who lived her entire life in Tasmania's isolated west and north-west regions. View more info

SHADES OF OLD HOBART

By: Monks, Linda

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Launceston, Tasmania, The Examiner Press: n.d.

Seller ID: ID239027


Slim pamphlet in very good condition with black and white photos by Peter Moores. unpaginated View more info

Image for Kauri 100 Years. The Centenary of Kauri Timber Company Limited 1888-1988

Kauri 100 Years. The Centenary of Kauri Timber Company Limited 1888-1988

By: Pink, Kerry

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Smithton, Tasmania, Kauri Timber Company Limited: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID293741


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Previous owner's details [and short gift note] to front free end paper. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 80 pages The Kauri Timber Company, was formed in Melbourne in 1888 and is one of the oldest timber companies in Australia View more info