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After Port Arthur.  Personal stories of courage and resilience ten years on from the tragedy that shocked the nation, Altmann, Carol
1 Altmann, Carol After Port Arthur. Personal stories of courage and resilience ten years on from the tragedy that shocked the nation
Sydney Allen & Unwin 2006 1741142687 / 9781741142686 1st Edition Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 250 pages ID294351 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Heritage of Stone, Barrett, Charles
2 Barrett, Charles Heritage of Stone
Melbourne Lothian Publishing Co 1949 2nd Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Staple-bound - pamphlet style. Age-toning to covers. Black & white illustrations by Chas. H. Crampton. 52 pages A celebration of Tasmania's historic buildings. ID291154 
Price: 9.00 AUD
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Australian Pioneers and Reminiscences 1849-1894, Bartley, Nehemiah
3 Bartley, Nehemiah Australian Pioneers and Reminiscences 1849-1894
Sydney John Ferguson 1978[1896] 0909134111 / 9780909134112 Facsimile Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ spine is a little sunned but still clear & now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 424 pages Bartley was a colonial rover and speculator. Born in England he joined relatives in Tasmania in 1849 at the age of nineteen. Wanderlust led him to California then back to Victoria and Sydney - and finally to the goldfields. In 1854, his uncle Edward Tooth of Tooth's Brewery, encournaged him to go north to open agencies and he travelled extensively in Queensland. ID293608 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Cherry Ripe (Signed by Author), Bird, Carmel
4 Bird, Carmel Cherry Ripe (Signed by Author)
North Richmond, Vic Power Press 1985 095898591X / 9780958985918 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Previous owner's details to half-title page. Faint yellowing to page edges. Maps to inside covers and some black and white illustrations. Signed by the author on the Title page. 193 pages The first book of the author who was the recipient of the 2016 Patrick White Award. A novel about three generations of women in Tasmania. ID293798 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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5 Bolt, Frank Port Arthur A Photographic Essay
Hobart Waratah Publications 1972 1st Edition Softcover 
Oblong Octavo size. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Unpaginated ID272323 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Penal Peninsula  Port Arthur And Its Outstations, 1827-1898, Brand, Ian
6 Brand, Ian Penal Peninsula Port Arthur And Its Outstations, 1827-1898
West Moonah Jason Publications 1978 0909640084 / 9780909640088 1st Edition Hardback 
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 ID200005 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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An Affirming Flame. Adventures in Continuing Education, Brooks, Kenneth G.
7 Brooks, Kenneth G. An Affirming Flame. Adventures in Continuing Education
Hobart William Legrand Publishing 1987 0731611063 / 9780731611065 Softcover 
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. ID247077 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Wild Rivers Franklin Denison Gordon, Brown, Bob [Text] & Dombrovskis, Peter [Photographs]
8 Brown, Bob [Text] & Dombrovskis, Peter [Photographs] Wild Rivers Franklin Denison Gordon
Sandy Bay Peter Dombrovskis Pty Ltd 1983 0959753044 / 9780959753042 2nd Edition Hardback 
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. ID297898 
Price: 100.00 AUD
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The Men That God Forgot, Butler, Richard
9 Butler, Richard The Men That God Forgot
Melbourne Hutchinson 1975 0091245001 / 9780091245009 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket has very minor discolouration to top 2.5cm of rear panel & is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Endpaper maps. 255 pages A novel of life on the prison settlement on Sarah Island [in Macquarie Harbour on the desolate south-west coast of Van Diemen's Land] and of the ten convicts who developed a plan to seize the vessel transporting them to Port Arthur. Five years on their battle for freedom continued. ID287752 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Queen Trucanini, Cato, Nancy & Ellis, Vivienne Rae
10 Cato, Nancy & Ellis, Vivienne Rae Queen Trucanini
London William Heinemann 1976 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good copy in a Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made, removable plastic sleeve. Several small chips to DJ edges corners a little rubbed. Includes map of Tasmania and a Bibliography. vii, 256pp A novel based on the life of Trucanini the daughter of a Tasmanian aboriginal chief whose life was full of scandal and controversy. Her story is that of her race, which was exterminated in Tasmania within 70 years of white settlement. ID226674 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Abel Tasman [Australian Explorers], Clark, Manning
11 Clark, Manning Abel Tasman [Australian Explorers]
Melbourne Oxford University Press 1959 1st Edition Softcover 
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. ID286753 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Early Houses Of The North West Coast Of Tasmania, Cocker, Kathleen [Written and Illustrated by]
12 Cocker, Kathleen [Written and Illustrated by] Early Houses Of The North West Coast Of Tasmania
Glendessary, Western Junction G.H. Stancombe 1984 2nd Edition Hardback 
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. ID279381 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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Wainewright in Tasmania, Crossland, Robert
13 Crossland, Robert Wainewright in Tasmania
Melbourne Geoffrey Cumberlege Oxford University Press 1954 1st Edition Hardback 
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". ID260098 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Dr Edward Swarbreck Hall: Colonial Medical Scientist & Moral Activist.  Includes the text of his 1833 Shipboard Diary, Denholm, Carey & Petrow, Stefan
14 Denholm, Carey & Petrow, Stefan Dr Edward Swarbreck Hall: Colonial Medical Scientist & Moral Activist. Includes the text of his 1833 Shipboard Diary
North Melbourne Australian Scholarly Publishing 2016 1925333639 / 9781925333633 1st Edition Trade Paperback 
MINT - a NEW copy. Illustrated with Sepia-toned & Black and White Photographs. 231 pages Dr Edward Swarbreck Hall was a thorn in the side of the Establishment of Van Diemen's Land. For nearly fifty years after his arrival in 1833 he clashed with doctors, administrators, politicians and the clergy. As a doctor he protected the inmates of the convict system, the Cascades Female Factory and the Queen's Orphan Asylum from oppression and mistreatment. He agitated for the protection of the public from infectious diseases and their vaccination against smallpox, and he defended Catholics and Catholicism from sectarian attack by Protestant critics. But he was also a pioneer epidemiologist of international repute, a perceptive shipboard diarist and a devoted father and husband. ID292503 
Price: 42.95 AUD
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Two Voyages to the South Seas., Dumont D'Urville, Jules S.-C. and Rosenman, Helen (trans and ed)
15 Dumont D'Urville, Jules S.-C. and Rosenman, Helen (trans and ed) Two Voyages to the South Seas.
Carlton Melbourne University Press 1992 0522844324 / 9780522844320 Softcover 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations and maps. xxvi, 304pp In the corvettes, Astrolabe [1826-1829] and Astrolabe and Zelee [1837-1840]. Voyages to Australia, New Zealnd, Oceania [1826-29] and Straits of Magellan, Chile, Oceania, Australia, New Zealand, South East Asis, Tasmania, Torres Strait, Antarctica [1837-1840]. ID219931 
Price: 28.00 AUD
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Tasmania 1803-1900 From Colony to Commonwealth, Finkel, George
16 Finkel, George Tasmania 1803-1900 From Colony to Commonwealth
Melbourne Nelson 1976 0170029239 / 9780170029230 1st Edition Hardback 
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 ID208990 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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During the Passage of Time, Green, Robert H.N.
17 Green, Robert H.N. During the Passage of Time
Perth Access Press 1986 0949795208 / 9780949795205 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Very light wear to edges and corners. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 391 pages A finely documented personal history covering the time from his family's arrival in the 19th century to mine in Tasmania and farm in Victoria, to the move to Western Australia during the goldrush, to his own experiences as a contractor at Maralinga. ID261477 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Tasmanian Inventions & Innovations, Hall, Carolyn [Catalogue Design]
18 Hall, Carolyn [Catalogue Design] Tasmanian Inventions & Innovations
Launceston, Tasmania Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery 1987 0724615571 / 9780724615575 1st Edition Softcover 
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. ID294377 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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The Escape of the Notorious Sir Willam Heans (and the Mystery of Mr Daunt), Hay, William
19 Hay, William The Escape of the Notorious Sir Willam Heans (and the Mystery of Mr Daunt)
Melbourne Melbourne University Press 1955 Reprint Hardback 
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 ID293972 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Out of Ireland, Koch, Christopher
20 Koch, Christopher Out of Ireland
Sydney Doubleday 1999 1864710381 / 9781864710380 2nd Impression Hardbound 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Previous owner's details to title page. 706 pages ID294816 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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