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Collection : Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery.
1 Collection : Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery.
Hobart Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery 
Square 4to. 206pp, lavishly illustrated. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Fine. ISBN 0977533425 ***A publication that encapsulates the very best of the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery. The 250 objects featured were chosen by the TMAG curatorial team to illustrate the diversity of its collections. 
Price: 50.00 AUD
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Cookery Calendar from Apple Land. In aid of the Hobart Free Kindergarten Association.
2 Cookery Calendar from Apple Land. In aid of the Hobart Free Kindergarten Association.
Hobart Printed by Cox Kay Ltd 1920-1930s? 
283x145mm. 47 leaves, printed rectos only, with decorative front cover and plain card rear cover, tied with red cord at the head. The front cover and first ten leaves have been nibbled along the foot edge (a little less than half-way along, from the left corner), with slight loss to some lettering in the (text only) advertisements in the foot margin on a few pages; a little spotting to the edges, otherwise a very good clean copy. ***Not a calendar as such, but there is a recipe for each day of the year (from Apple Roll to Salt or Smoked Fish), with an index. The Hobart Free Kindergarten Association was founded in 1910; from its appearance, this item appears to have published in the 1920s or 1930s. 
Price: 75.00 AUD
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Hobart Town Courier. This Journal contains every Official Notice in the Hobart Town Gazette of this day. [Eight individual issues from 1833]
3 Hobart Town Courier. This Journal contains every Official Notice in the Hobart Town Gazette of this day. [Eight individual issues from 1833]
1833 
The issues are those of 11 & 25 January; 15 & 22 February; 27 September; 4 & 11 October 1833. ***OFFERED INDIVIDUALLY, the price is per issue*** 
Price: 50.00 AUD
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On Service. Tasmanian Branch R.S.S.A.I.L.A. Official Journal. Vol. I, no 6.
4 On Service. Tasmanian Branch R.S.S.A.I.L.A. Official Journal. Vol. I, no 6.
[Hobart] R.S.S.A.I.L.A. (Tasmanian Branch) September,1944 
185x122mm. 48pp. Stapled in wrappers, as issued. A very good clean copy. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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5 Those were the days. Anecdotes collected by Retired Senior Volunteers Programme members.
Tasmania Department of Sport & Recreation 1988? 
4to. Duplicated typescript with stiff plastic binding. 82pp. ***The reminiscences of 12 elderly Tasmanians (Hobart and southern districts), mostly concerning the early decades of the 20th century. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Trampled Wilderness
6 Trampled Wilderness
Devonport Printed by C.L. Richmond [for the Author] 1986 
Third (revised) edition. Small 4to. 222pp, illustrations & maps. Soft covers (somewhat rubbed). Owner's name. A good clean copy. ***This revised edition includes as Chapter 26 'Adamsfield: the town that lived and died'. Almost all of the text, the town plan, map of tracks in the area, and many photos from Gowlland's book of the same name is included, with some of the passages being expanded, and some new photos. Small sections on shops, the school and drinking have been omitted. 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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The Van Diemen's Land Warriors. With an essay on Matthew Brady., 'Pindar Juvenal.'
7 'Pindar Juvenal.' The Van Diemen's Land Warriors. With an essay on Matthew Brady.
Sydney D.S. Ford, Printers [for the editor] 1944 
Edited, and with an essay on Matthew Brady by George Mackaness. (Australian Historical Monographs, no X.) #76 of 90 numbered and signed copies for sale (a further 10 were for presentation). 22pp essay, 5 illustrations (including a facsimile of original title-page); 32pp text of the poem. Stiff yapp-edged wrappers.A very good clean copy. ***Published in Hobart Town 1827 as 'The Van Diemen's Land Warriors, or The Heroes of Cornwall; a satire in three cantos' by Pindar Juvenal - an anonymous satire on the military's attempts to capture the notorious bushranger Matthew Brady (although the events of the poem are apparently fictitious - and it was published more than a year after Brady's execution). The book was suppressed as libellous and there are very few copies extant. The author may have been Robert Wales of Launceston. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Golden Jubilee of the 40th Battalion, A.I.F. 1916-1966. The Tasmanian Battalion. At Launceston, Tasmania:  Friday, November 25th;  Saturday, November 26th;  Sunday, November 27th.   Souvenir Book.  [and Golden Jubilee Song Book - see description below], 40th Battalion:
8 40th Battalion: Golden Jubilee of the 40th Battalion, A.I.F. 1916-1966. The Tasmanian Battalion. At Launceston, Tasmania: Friday, November 25th; Saturday, November 26th; Sunday, November 27th. Souvenir Book. [and Golden Jubilee Song Book - see description below]
Launceston 40th Battalion Association 1966 
[12]pp. Stapled in wrappers. Includes itineraries for the weekend, historical and statistical summaries of the Battalion's service record, messages of support, advertisements etc. WITH: '40th Battalion Golden Jubilee Song Book. Songs - Choruses - Verses for all convivial gatherings, re-unions and social occasions.' Arranged by E.D. Pinkard, Launceston. 12pp. Stapled in wrappers. Both booklets in fine condition, although the staples have some signs of beginning to rust. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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9 ADAM SMITH, Patsy & Joan Woodberry. Historic Tasmania Sketchbook.
Adelaide Rigby 1977 
Drawings by Max Angus, Frank Mather, Arthur Phillips. 251pp. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (spine sunned, oil stain at foot of rear blurb flap, not affecting the book itself). A very good clean copy in a good wrapper. ISBN 0727002864 ***Compilation of the 19th Century Tasmania, Hobart, Launceston & Port Arthur sketchbooks. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Port Arthur Sketchbook., ADAM SMITH, Patsy.
10 ADAM SMITH, Patsy. Port Arthur Sketchbook.
Adelaide Rigby 1971 
Drawings by Arthur Phillips. 64pp, 29 illus. Papered boards with pictorial dustwrapper. Very good. ***Signed by both author and illustrator. ISBN 0851791719 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Port Arthur Sketchbook., ADAM SMITH, Patsy. Drawings by Arthur Phillips.
11 ADAM SMITH, Patsy. Drawings by Arthur Phillips. Port Arthur Sketchbook.
Adelaide Rigby 1974 
64pp, 29 illustrations. Papered boards with dustwrapper (spine sunned and lightly chipped at the head). A good clean copy. ISBN 0851791719 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Northern Safari : a souvenir programme., ADAMS, Keith A.
12 ADAMS, Keith A. Northern Safari : a souvenir programme.
Melbourne Author nd [1950s] 
185x165mm. [24]pp, well illustrated with b&w photographs, small slip advertising the film's run at the Star Theatre, Launceston, inserted. Stapled in the original wrappers, as issued. Very good clean copy. ***Promotional booklet for the film of the same name - an 'authentic portrayal of the Australian outdoors and the laws of nature', made by and featuring Keith, Audrey, Margaret and Tiger Adams (the latter a dog). Keith Adams grew up in Bridport, Tasmania. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Convict Lives : at Cascades Female Factory. Volume Two., ALEXANDER, Alison & Alice Meredith Hodgson (eds).
13 ALEXANDER, Alison & Alice Meredith Hodgson (eds). Convict Lives : at Cascades Female Factory. Volume Two.
Hobart Convict Women's Press 2018 
210pp, illustrated in colour and b&w. Soft covers. Fine (new). ISBN 0994385919 ***The second book in this series relating to the Cascades Female Factory (in South Hobart, Van Diemen's Land / Tasmania), with biographies of 29 female convicts who spent time there between 1829 and 1855. Other titles in the series concern the Ross, Launceston and George Town female factories. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Repression, Reform & Resilience : a history of the Cascades Female Factory., ALEXANDER, Alison (ed).
14 ALEXANDER, Alison (ed). Repression, Reform & Resilience : a history of the Cascades Female Factory.
Hobart Convict Women's Press 2016 
264pp, illustrated in colour and b&w. Soft covers. Fine (new). ISBN 0995359903 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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Governors' Ladies: the wives and mistresses of Van Diemen's Land governors., ALEXANDER, Alison.
15 ALEXANDER, Alison. Governors' Ladies: the wives and mistresses of Van Diemen's Land governors.
Hobart THRA 1987 
First edition. 188pp, illustrated. Cloth with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. 
Price: 65.00 AUD
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16 ALEXANDER, Alison. Jane Franklin Hall 1950-2010 : the story of a residential college.
Hobart Jane Franklin Hall 2010 
4to. 143pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Very slight small mark where owner's name label removed from front enpaper, otherwise fine. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Students First: Tasmanian University Union 1899-1999., ALEXANDER, Alison.
17 ALEXANDER, Alison. Students First: Tasmanian University Union 1899-1999.
Hobart TUU 1999 
264pp, illustrated. Soft covers (spine and adjacent strip faded). A very good clean copy. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Tasmania's Convicts : how felons built a free society., ALEXANDER, Alison.
18 ALEXANDER, Alison. Tasmania's Convicts : how felons built a free society.
Sydney Allen & Unwin 2010 
318pp, black & white photographs and illustrations. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. ISBN 1742372058 From the dustwrapper: "Tasmania's convict ancestors, so long figures of shame to their descendants, are examined here in rich and unprecedented detail. In showing us what kinds of people the convicts really were, Alison Alexander dispels many myths. A landmark work" (Christopher Koch). 
Price: 45.00 AUD
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The Ambitions of Jane Franklin : Victorian lady adventurer., ALEXANDER, Alison.
19 ALEXANDER, Alison. The Ambitions of Jane Franklin : Victorian lady adventurer.
Sydney Allen & Unwin 2013 
First edition (the larger format). x, 294pp, 4pp colour and 8pp b&w illustrations. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ISBN 1742375693 *** Jane (nee Griffin), Lady Franklin, the wife of the Arctic explorer and Lieut-Governor of Van Diemen's Land (1837-43), Sir John Franklin. 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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The Eastern Shore : a history of Clarence., ALEXANDER, Alison.
20 ALEXANDER, Alison. The Eastern Shore : a history of Clarence.
Rosny Park, Tas Clarence City Council 2003 
4to. 422pp, b&w and coloured photographs. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0959428135 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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