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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

ISBN: 1741142687


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

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Heritage of Stone

By: BARRETT, Charles

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Arura Writers: No Date {1946]

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID309023


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good condition in Good dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is a little chipped with age-toning to edges and spine. Some offset to endpapers. Previous owner's details to front pastedown. Full page black & white illustrations of Tasmanian architecture by Chas H. Crampton. 52 pages. View more info

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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

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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

ISBN: 0731611063


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

ISBN: 0959753044


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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Tasmania 1803-1900 From Colony to Commonwealth

By: Finkel, George

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Nelson: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID208990

ISBN: 0170029239


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

ISBN: 0724615571


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

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If you faint, fall backwards! or Medicine: Warts and All

By: Madill, Frank Dr.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Mowbray, Tasmania, Published by Author: 2005

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: ID302998

ISBN: 0646446185


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Black & white illustrations by Josie Riches. 320 pages View more info

Image for Friendly Mission. The Tasmanian Journals and Papers of George Augustus Robinson 1829-1834 [plus Supplement]

Friendly Mission. The Tasmanian Journals and Papers of George Augustus Robinson 1829-1834 [plus Supplement]

By: Plomley, N.J.B.

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Hobart, Tasmanian Historical Research Association: 1966[Supplement 1971]

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID142813


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket as issued. Blue cloth boards. Endpaper maps. Illustrated with Black & White maps. Includes separate supplement - staplebound softcover issued in 1971. Previous owners signature to top of half-title page. A very nice, clean and tight copy. 1074, 32 pages Conflicts between settlers and Tasmanian Aborigines had vastly increased during the 1830s, which became known as the Black War. In 1830 Robinson investigated the Cape Grim massacre that had occurred in 1828 and reported that 30 Aborigines had been massacred. Robinson was... View more info

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Tasmania Is a Garden

By: Pringle-Jones, Jennifer and Hughes, Gayleen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Buderim, Qld., David Bateman Ltd: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID262939

ISBN: 0949135038


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good+ in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Single closed tear to rear Dj by upper spine. Delightful watercolour illustrations by Gayleen Hughes. 56 pages Captures the beauty of tiny cottage gardens through to large public areas such as the Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens. View more info

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The Flow of Culture: Tasmanian Studies

By: Roe, Michael [Editor]

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Canberra, Australian Academy of the Humanities: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID310714

ISBN: 0642123926


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Black & white map. Occasional Paper No 4. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 146 pages. "The history of Tasmania is a type of the Australian world", wrote the remarkably gifted John West in 1852. With that idea in mind the Australian Academy of the Humanities arranged a symposium in Hobart in 1986. They hoped that the occasion might reveal issues pertinent to the national Bicentennial. This book is the papers presented at that symposium. View more info

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In Tasmania

By: Shakespeare, Nicholas

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Vintage: 2007

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID310875

ISBN: 1741669065


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Maps on inside of covers. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 374 pages. A rich and powerful portrait of this intriguing land. View more info

Shadow Over Tasmania. For the first time - the truth about the State's convict history

By: Smith, Coultman

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Hobart, Tasmania, Published by the Author: 1958

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID299474


12mo [approx 12.7x18.7cm] Very Good condition. Contains b/w photographs. 23rd impression. 150 pages. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. View more info

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TASMANIA SKETCHBOOK

By: Smith, Patsy Adam [Text] & Angus, Max [Illustrations]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID301233

ISBN: 0851792650


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations. 63 pages Rigby's Sketchbook Series. View more info

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Port Arthur : A Place of Misery

By: Weidenhofer, Maggie

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Port Arthur, B. and M. Reid in association with Port Arthur Historic Site Management Authority: 1990

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: ID308471

ISBN: 0646000039


Oblong Small Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 17.5cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates and black & white drawings. 146 pages View more info

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Badground. Inside the Beaconsfield mine rescue

By: Wright, Tony

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, Pier 9: 2006

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID261748

ISBN: 1921208872


Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 318 pages View more info