RECENT ACQUISITIONS for sale

Available from The Book Cellar (home of Just Tassie Books)
132 High St,
Campbell Town, Tasmania 7210 Australia

tel: 03 6381 1545      email: info@bookcellar.com.au   mob 0414 369 837

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hb = hardback
sc = softcover

updated 19 Jan 2022

Title

Author

Pub.

D/Ja

Format

Just Tassie Books'
The Book Cellar
 Price

A Brief History of the Tasmanian Government Printing Office 1839-1989, with facsimile Hobart Gazette 5 July 1839 and psoter

Pearce, Kim

1989

 

sc

$18.50

A History of Dover & Port Esperance, Tasmania Volume 1 - earliest years 1845-1875

Beechey, Norm / Baker, Dorothy

1997?

 

sc

$60.00

A Quinology of Tasmanian Crime Cases

Watson, Reg. A.

nd

 

sc

$16.50

A review of the Osmiridium Mining Industry of Tasmania, 1919

Brown, Campbell

2021

reprint

sc

$22.50

A World of Its Own - poems - limited edition

McAuley, James / Giles, Patricia

1977

D/Ja

hb

$24.00

An Account of The Colony of Van Diemen's Land, principally designed for the use of emigrants 1824 facsimile edition 1967

Curr, Edward

1967

 

hb

$75.00

Black Robinson - George Robinson - Protector of Aborigines

Rae-Ellis, Vivienne

1996

 

sc

$29.99

Breaking Ships - How supertankers and cargo ships are dismantled on the beaches of Bangladesh

Buerk, Roland

2006

D/Ja

hb

$18.50

Callaghan & Batman - Van Diemen's Land 1825 - was convict woman Eliza hidden at Ben Lomond ?

Sullivan's Cove / E.F.

1978

D/Ja

hb

$55.00

Catalina Chronicle - a history of RAAF operations, signed

Vincent, David

1981

 

hb

$185.00

Caucasian Chalk Circle theatre programme (early 1960s)

Launceston Teachers College

nd

 

sc

$15.00

Christmas Number of the Bulletin. Saturday December 9, 1899

The Bulletin

1899

 

sc

$35.00

Climb Tasmania - rock climbing guide

Narkowicz, Gerry

2021

 

 

$64.99

Devonport a pictorial past

Devon Historical Society

1988

 

sc

$9.50

Dying to be Healthy - signed copy
A social history of how medical advances have impacted on the pioneering families of the Kentish community in Tasmania gradually improving their quality of life - home remedies, bush nurses, local midwives, diseases, epidemics, small private hospitals and all the doctors, dentists and pharmacists who have practised in Kentish

Dyer, Alan F.

`

 

sc

$48.00

E Pluribus Unicorn - stories of science and sorcery

Sturgeon, Theodore

1959

D/Ja

hb

$65.00

Early Buildings of Southern Tasmania, two volume set photography of colonial architecture

Robertson, E. Graeme

1970

D/Ja

hb

$465.00

East-West Eagles - the story of East-West Airlines - the turbulent years 1946 - 1961

Smith, Archie J

1989

D/Ja

hb

$55.00

Exercises in Arithmetic for Tasmanian Schools Grade VI

Whitcombe & Tombs

1936

 

sc

$8.50

FernFlip - life-size guide to the common ferns of Tasmania

Wiltshire, Rob / Dalton, Paddy

2021

fold-out

sc

$9.95

Fully Human - A new way of using your mind

Biddulph, Steve

2021

 

sc

$34.99

Godwin's Emigrant's Guide to Van Diemen's Land, more properly called Tasmania, containing a description of its climate, soil and productions; a form of application for free grants of land; with a scale enabling persons of inland towns to estimate the expense of a passage for any given number of men, women and children, a list of the most necessary articles to take out, and other information useful to emigrants.

Facsimile Edition

1990

 

hb

$125.00

Growing up in the First Fleet

Yarwood, A.T.

1983

 

hb

$8.50

Half a Lifetime - 39 Years in Forestry

Richardson, Garry

2009

 

sc

$20.00

History of the Site of Bowen's Settlement, Risdon Cove - National Parks & Wildlife Service Occasional Paper No.2

Glover, Margaret

1978

 

sc

$12.50

Hobart's Theatre Royal and The Hedberg - 200 Years of Change in Wapping

Freeman, Peter

2021

D/Ja

hc

$79.95

James Fenton of Forth - a Tasmanian pioneer 1820-1904

Fenton, Paul (ed)

2001

D/Ja

hb

$65.00

Jo Jonah theatre programme (early 1960s ?)

Launceston Teachers College Drama Group

nd

 

sc

$15.00

Knockdown - the harrowing true account of a yacht race turned deadly - Sydney to Hobart 1998

Dugard, Martin

1999

 

sc

$12.50

Letters of Norman Lindsay

Howarth, R.G. / Barker, A.W. (eds)

1979

D/Ja

hb

$75.00

Lifeblood - Tasmania's Hydro Power

Lupton, Roger

1999

D/Ja

hb

$55.00

Mortmain - A collection of choice petitions, memorials and letters of protest and request from the convict colony of Van Diemen's Land;
written by divers persons, both eminent and lowly, and collected and transcribed from the originals by Eustace FitzSymonds, with numerous pages of the manuscripts shewn in facsimile

FitzSymonds, Eustace

1977

D/Ja

hb

$40-$65

No Ordinary Convict - A Welshwoman Called Rebecca - signed

Marshall Wood, Janine

2021

 

sc

$49.95

Norman Lindsay - Impulse to Draw - signed

Bloomfield, Lin

1984

D/Ja

hb

$65.00

One of the Crowd - a personal view of newspapers

Flanagan, Martin

1990

 

sc

$16.50

Orphans of History - the Forgotten Children of the First Fleet

Holden, Robert

2000

 

sc

$15.00

Papuan Wonderland - the story of the most difficult and dangerous patrol ever carried out in Papua New Guinea

Hides, Jack

1973

 

sc

$45.00

Pugh's Almanac and Queensland Directory, Law Calendar, Coast Guide, Gazetteer, and Men of the Time for 1886

Gordon & Gotch, Brisbane

1886

 

hb

$345.00

Pugh's Queensland Almanac and Directory for 1904

Gordon & Gotch, Brisbane

1904

 

hb

$285.00

Rainforest Fungi of Tasmania and South-East Australia

Fuhrer, Bruce / Robinson, Richard

1992

 

sc

$39.95

Recovering Convict Lives - A historical archaeology of the Port Arthur Penitentiary

Tuffin, Richard / Roe, David / Szydzik, Sylvana / Harris, Jeanne / Matic, Ashley

2021

 

sc

$25-$39.99

Renaissance Jewellery

Hackenbroch, Yvonne

 

D/Ja

hb

$125.00

Ripper Tassie Tales

Smith, Wayne / Abel, Colin

2009

 

sc

$24.00

Single-handed Passage

Allcard, Edward C

1951

 

hb

$22.50

Soil - The incredible story of what keeps the earth, and us, healthy

Evans, Matthew

2021

 

sc

$32.99

Songs from Vagabondia

Carman, Bliss / Hovey, Richard / Meteyard, Tom B

1895

 

hb

$85.00

Tasmanian Towns in Federation Times

Hoare, Laurie

1998

 

sc

$35.00

The Abels - Tasmania's Mountains over 1100m High, Volume One Sections 1 - 5

Wilkinson, Bill

1994

 

sc

$24.95

The Classical World - an epic history of Greece and Rome

Lane Fox, Robin

2013

slipcase

hardback

$125.00

The Corvettes - Forgotten Ships of the Royal Australian Navy

Nesdale, Iris

1987

 

 

$75.00

The Dawning of Antarctica - through exploration to occupation

Quilty, Patrick G.

2021

 

hb

$75.00

The Endemic Flora of Tasmania full set Parts I - VI

Stones, Margaret / Curtis, Winifred

1967-1978

D/Ja

hb

$1,595.00

The Last Correspondent - Dispatches from the frontline of Xi's new China

Smith, Michael

2021

 

sc

$34.99

The Leisure Hour 1888

 

1888

 

hb

$65.00

The Leisure Hour 1894

 

1894

 

hb

$65.00

The Photographer, The Cook and The Fisherman - Real stories of Tasmanian Fishing - signed copy available

Bennett, Richard / Mure, Jill & George

2002

D/Ja

hb

$22.50

The Sherburds - Pioneers and Whalers in Van Diemen's Land

Lewis, Helen Jo

2021

 

hb

$49.95

The Spirit Never Dies - Sandy Bay Football Club 1945-1997

Bingham, Mike

2005

 

sc

$65.00

The Story of The Twelfth - record of 12th battalion A.I.F. during the Great War of 1914-1918, rebound, maps not original - some damage

Newton, L.M.

1925

rebound

hb

$185.00

The Sydney-Hobart, My 21 Years - signed copies available

Curtis, Brian

1981

D/Ja

hb

$24.00

The Technical History of the Player 1915, by the inventor of the player piano

McTammany, John

1971

 

hb

$55.00

Thirty Easy to Build Sail Boats with Auxiliary Power Volume 15

Motor Boating's Ideal Series

1939

 

hb

$65.00

Vanishing Towns - Tasmania's Ghost Towns and Settlements

Holmes, Michael

2021

 

sc

$49.99

Victa Aerobatics - a handbook on the performance and handling of the Henry Millicer designed Airtourer Aeroplane

Tilley, Stan

2008

 

sc

$22.50

Victorian Railways - The Spirit of Blue & Gold

Anchen, Nick

2021

 

hb

$99.95

Voyages to the South Seas in search of Terres Australes

Clode, Danielle

2008

 

sc

$12.50

Web of Crimes, a sequel to Fire Eye

D'Plesse, Peter

2021

 

sc

$32.95

Wings an introduction to Tasmania's winged insects

Daley, Elizabeth

2007

 

sc

$45-$49.95

With Heart and Voice - the life & times of Ray Sherry broadcaster & parliamentarian - signed copy available

Woodward, Ian

2005

 

sc

$24.00