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  hb = hardback
sc = softcover
  updated 5 August 2022  
Title Author Pub. Format Just Tassie Books'
The Book Cellar
 Price
ISBN  
18-volumes of Illustrated Poetical Works, undated but embossed with bookseller stamp "Draw & Ratcliff, Brisbane Street Launceston Booksellers & Stationers" various authors / Ward Lock & Co nd hb $185.00    
537 Days of Winter - Lessons in resilience and leadership from being stranded at an Antarctic station during the pandemic Knoff, David 2022   $32.99 9781922711472  
A History of Green Ponds 1862 - 1987 - Kempton - Melton Mowbray - Dysart Macleod, T. R. 1988 sc $28.00 nil  
A History of the Parish of Ross 1833-1969 Stancombe, Hawley 1969 sc $32.00    
A Model Municipality - Places of Management, Mentoring & Medicine in Launceston - Stories in Stone Green, Anne 2007 sc $55.00 9780959609080  
A Padre with the Rats of Tobruk Salter, Chaplain J.C. 1946 sc $49.95-$55 nil  
A Story of John and Elizabeth Faulkner and their life at Faulkner's Rivulet Schaffer, Irene 2005 sc $10.00 nil  
A Time to Remember - in his own words Merv McLennan takes a look back over his working life - Scottsdale Southwell, Lindylou 1993 sc $29.95 646126946  
A Tumble in Time - The Time Travellers' tale of Franklin House Tasmanian authors / Mastnak, Rosemary (illustrator) 2012 sc $12.50 9780987275103  
Adventurous Empires - the story of the Short Empire Flying Boats Sims, Phillip E 2013 hb $45.00    
Alamein - a trooper's tale Trotman, Don 2018 sc $14.50 9781925230239  
Alexander Maconochie on Colonel Arthur's General Character and Government - number 58 of a limited edition of 155 Maconochie, Alexander /Sullivan's Cove 1989 sc $32.00 nil  
Appendix to the Book of Rules and Regulations and Working Time Table 1932 - worn copy Government Railways of Tasmania 1932 sc $30.00    
Around the Block Launceston Tasmania 1966 to 1978 - a photographic journey with local photographer L George Webb Power, Ann (ed) 2014 sc $24.00 9780994160805  
Back to Our Beginnings - Memories of Melrose The Committee 1991 sc $18.50    
Bert's Story - the autobiography of B.A.Farquhar in hardcover with dustjacket Farquhar, B.A. 1990 hb $36.00 949457396  
Bony & the White Savage - price clipped Upfield, Arthur 1961 hb $65.00    
Bowling Centennial, King Island 1889-1989, a brief history of the Bowling family's emigration from England and settlement on King Island Sullivan, Cecily M 1989 sc $16.50 nil  
Brothers' Home - The Story of Derby Tasmania - signed copy available Beswick, John 2003 sc $28-$49.50 975121308  
Building the Wooden House - Technique and Design Wachsmann, Konrad 1995 hb $185.00    
Clarissa Oakes - Folio Society edition - other Patrick O'Brian titles available in this imprint O'Brian, Patrick 2012 hardback $95.00 nil  
Clogs, Courage and Community - stories of the Dutch settlers in Penguin, Tasmania Nickols, Elizabeth 2013 sc $39.95 9780980281033  
Common Venomous Animals in Tasmania - a guide to their identification, habitat, venom effects and first aid
McGowan, Louise / Pielage, Dr Paul
1996 sc $17.50 724643192  
Constructing the Ancient World - architectural techniques of the Greeks and Romans Malacrino, Carmelo G 2010 hb $95.00    
Coogan's Latest Catalogue of Modern Ideas for Home Furnishing Launceston, Hobart and Burnie November 1913 Coogans on Collins 1994 sc $24.00 nil  
Cool Climate Fungi of Tasmania Gibson, Nigel 2009 sc $59.95 nil  
Diary of an ANZAC - the front line diaries & stories of Albert Arthur 'Bert' Orchard M.C., Gallipoli & the Western Front 1914 to 1918, with foreword by William Cox - signed copy available Orchard, Arthur 2015 sc $29.95-$34.95 9780646529097  
Dombrovskis - A Photographic Collection Dombrovskis, Peter / Dombrovskis, Liz / Brown, Bob / Kirkpatrick, Jamie 1998 hb $875.00 958683336  
Early Buildings of Southern Tasmania, two volume set photography of colonial architecture Robertson, E. Graeme 1970 hb $395-$465 nil  
Eat More Wild Tasmanian - revised expanded edition Campbell, Rees 2022 hb $65.00 9780648124009  
Effecting a Cure - Aspects of Health and Medicine in Launceston Richards, Paul AC / Valentine, Barbara / Dunning, Tom 2006 sc $55.00 975736280  
Eucalypts Kelly, Stan 1969 hb $95.00    
Finals Fever - 1977 - a souvenir record of the 1977 NTFA Finals Pinchin, R.K. 1977 sc $24.00 nil  
Flip Book - God of Bug Eater Para Para Books Vol.8   mini $28.00    
For the Record - James Bennell's buildings in early Launceston, signed numbered limited edition Davies, Helen 2006 hb $125.00 9780646465579  
G.V.Brooks Community School - Newnham Hall Launceston
Whitford, R.L.
nd sc $18.50 nil  
Gemstones of Victoria - How and Where to Find Them - revised and expanded 2nd edition Stone, Derrick 1970 sc $75.00    
Ghost Stories of Richmond, Tasmania Jones, Granny 1992 sc $9.50    
Girl Guides' Mountain Hut Fern Tree Hobart 1934-1956 Schaffer, Irene 2014 sc $7.50 nil  
Henry Hunter, Architect, Hobart Town TMAG 1982 sc $12.50    
Historic New Norfolk - From New Norfolk to the Back River - Series 7 Cordwell, Stanley / Cowburn, Joe / Cox, Rita 1997 sc $35.00    
Historic New Norfolk People & Places Series VI Cordwell, Stanley / Cowburn, Joe / Cox, Rita 1996 sc $29.95    
How to Train your Political Animal - A power handbook for changing yourself and your world Maddock, Melinda 2022 sc $26.95 9780645240504  
Irish Women in Colonial Australia McClaughlin, Trevor 1998 sc $15.00    
Keeping Culture - Aboriginal Tasmania Reynolds, Amanda Jane (ed) 2006 hb $65.00 9781876944483  
Last of the Lantern Swingers - A story of the rabbit industry in Sunraysia - signed Eggleton, G.B. 1982 sc $36.00    
Let's See Tasmania - a portfolio for travellers Sherrott, Ken c1946 wallet $285.00    
Lloyd Rees Paintings, Drawings and Prints Kolenberg, Hendrik 2013 hb $85.00    
Looking for Bandy, spiritual connections between black and white Australians - copy available with launch invitation, promotional bookmark and related newspaper clippings Robinson, Wilf 2000 sc $19.00-$25 646375148  
Lure of the Thylacine - True Stories and Legendary Tales of the Tasmanian Tiger Bailey, Col 2016 sc $45.00 9781760400880  
Marjorie Bligh's A to Z Book on Gardening - signed copy available Bligh, Marjorie 1990 sc $32-$39.95 959431519  
Mrs Beeton's Cookery and Household Management Ward Lock (publisher) 1966 hb $36.00 nil  
My Name is Lizzie Flynn - A Story of the Rajah Quilt, written for children Saxby, Claire 2017 sc $16.99 9781921977220  
My Story Carleen Bryant. Bryant, Carleen / Ludeke, Michael 2010 sc $45.00 9780957928442  
Old Sheep for New Pastures - British sheep in the hands of Tasmanian colonial shepherds Heazlewood, Ivan C. 1992 hb $45.00 646110454  
Oyster Cove - last home of the Tasmanian Aboriginal - signed copy available Cree, Nicholas 1979 sc $5.50-$16.50 959560602  
Paradise North West Tasmania Sketch Book Traynor, John 1983 sc $12.50 nil  
Pioneers of Burnie sesquicentenary publication 1827 - 1977 Pike, Richard 1977 sc $24.00 959640509  
Platypus Matters - the extraordinary story of Australian mammals Ashby, Jack 2022 sc $34.99 9780008431440  
Port Arthur Van Diemen's Land - An Excursion to Port Arthur in 1842 by David Burn Beattie, J.W. c1902 sc $65.00    
Queechy High School 40 Years On - A commemorative magazine to mark the 40th anniversary of the school (Launceston Technical High School) Kruesmann, Heinz 1998 sc $12.50-$16.50 nil  
Railway Tickets of Tasmania - signed copy available
Atkinson, H. K.
1991 sc $85-$95 095987187x  
Rainforest Fungi of Tasmania and South-East Australia Fuhrer, Bruce / Robinson, Richard 1992 sc $39.95 643053115  
Recherche Bay - a short history Poulson, Bruce 2009 sc $28.00    
Return to Magic - Fairy-tale poems by Clive Sansom - signed Sanson, Clive 1969 hb $36.00 90970500  
Ritchie's Mill Arts Centre - A Brief History of Ritchies Mill Ratcliff, Dr Eric / Jellyman, John R nd sc $8.50    
Rosehips and Crabapples - a rose-lover's diary by former owner of Forest Hall - signed Irvine, Susan 2007 hb $45.00 9781920989729  
Rural Constructions in Timber - signed Dolby, Carl-Magnus et al 1988 hb $65.00    
Salamanca Place and its Market - Hobart's Historic Tourist Attraction Rait, Basil 1980? sc $9.50 nil  
Sandy Bay Connections Conference on the History of Sandy Bay - Land and freedom in Sandy Bay - more than an efficient collection of buildings (the rifle range site and UTAS) - evolution of a general store - Beach House Sandy Bay - Frederick Medhurst and the portable telephone - Medhurst Electrics - Lipscombes of Lipscombe Avenue Sandy Bay Historical Society Inc 1997 sc $8.50 064634417X  
Simply - Peter Dombrovskis Dombrovskis, Peter 2006 hb $155.00 958683352  
Skyline No.13 Annual Magazine of the Launceston Walking Club Launceston Walking Club 1963 sc $10.00 nil  
Tasmania The Playground of Australia Tasmanian Government Tourist Department 1938 sc $35.00 nil  
Tasmanian Native Bush - a management handbook Kirkpatrick, J.B (ed) / Tasmanian Environment Centre nd sc $28.00 909160090  
Tasmania's Forgotten Frontier - a history of exploration, exploitation and settlement around Tasmania's Far North-East Coast - signed, numbered limited edition Beswick, John 2017 hb $65.00 9780995408272  
Tasmania's Vanished Race - National talks delivered in 1935: 1. The Racial Affinities and Mode of Advent of the Tasmanians 2. The physical and social characteristics of the Tasmanians 3. The story of the race after its contact with Europeans Wood Jones, Frederic / Australian Broadcasting Commission 1935 sc $16.50 nil  
The Angry Women's Choir Bignell, Meg 2022 sc $32.99 9781761046711  
The Architectural Character of Glebe, Sydney Smith, Bernard & Karen 1973 hb $24.00    
The Bellerive Story 1804-1972 - issued to mark the opening of the Bellerive Primary School 25 March 1972 Rait, Basil et al 1972 sc $10-$16.50 nil  
The Boys in the Island Koch, Christopher 1958 hb $65.00 nil  
The Brave Old Pioneers 1788-1988 - a history of the Hodgetts family Hodgetts, Richard J. 1988 sc $99.50 731623312  
The Cathedral - Church of Saint David series of poems - signed Sansom, Clive 1958 hb $32.00 nil  
The Commodore - Folio Society edition - other Patrick O'Brian titles available in this imprint O'Brian, Patrick 2012 hardback $95.00 nil  
The Companion to Tasmanian History Alexander, Alison (ed) 2005 hb $75.00 186295223x  
The Derwent Valley Tasmania - rich land, tourist resort, industrial centre Derwent Valley Businessmen's Association 1953 sc $7.50 nil  
The Domestic Architecture of Sir Edwin Lutyens Butler, A.S.G. 1989 hb $325.00    
The Duck - A History of Smithton (C.B.D.) c1856-1996 Grey, Bruce. L 1997 sc $79.00    
The Engineer's Art - exhibition booklet QVMAG 1987 sc $12.50 724615318  
The Eucalypts of Tasmania, with the author's illustrations and photographs Page, Mary 1998 sc $45.00    
The Garden at Forest Hall, garden restoration near Elizabeth Town in Northern Tasmania Irvine, Susan / Griffiths, Simon 2002 hb $45.00 670896578  
The Golden Window - a compelling human interest story, Hobart to a Polynesian resort hotel in the Cook Islands, via the RAN and AIF Staples, Len 1981 hb $29.50 959367802  
The Herald Road Guide - Motor roads of Victoria & Routes to Sydney, Canberra, Adelaide, Alice Springs in Speedo Maps - cover price 2/6 The Herald no date sc $45.00    
The History of Bothwell and its Early Settlers at the Clyde von Stieglitz, K. R. 1958 sc $35.00 nil  
The History of Kingston not specified 1980s sc $16.50-$22.50 nil  
The History of the Devonport Golf Club 1921 - 2007, first 85 years - signed Davidson, Allen R 2007   $22.50 nil  
The Japanese House - a tradition for contemporary architecture Engel, Heinrich 1988 hb $185.00    
The Lake Country of Tasmania - geology, biology, resources
A symposium arranged by the Royal Society of Tasmania November 1972
Banks, M.R. (editor) 1973 sc $10.00 nil  
The Last Ladies
Female Convicts transported from England on the Duchess of Northumberland 1852-1853
Woods, Christine 2004 sc $45.00 646430734  
The Launceston Artillery Crawford, Sir George 1973 sc $28.00 nil  
The Lion's Roar - the history of the Launceston Cricket Club (1841 - 2011) Selby, Jade 2011 sc $65.00 nil  
The Man Who Never Came Back - the first 28 years of Erle Joseph's life March 1891-1919 - signed
Former member of 12th Battalion and Gallipoli veteran
Joseph, Erle James Hugh 1983 hb $30.00 nil  
The Roof of Tasmania - a history of the Central Plateau
Jetson, Tim
1989 sc $175.00 731672143  
The Story of Richmond - issued to mark 150th anniversary of the acquisition of the site of Richmond by the Crown, 24th March 1824 Rait, Basil 1974 sc $16.50    
The Tamar Boats - A Complete Reference Book - signed copy available Percy, Betty J. 1993 hb $175-$195-$225 646136496  
The Tapestries of St Peter's Anglican Church, Oatlands Tasmania Burbury, Jessie 1988 sc $7.50 731623908  
The Tasmanian Tiger in Pictures Guiler, Dr Eric 1991-93 sc $29.95-$45
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The Underground Water Resources of the Midlands. Underground Water Supply Paper No.1.Tasmania Department of Mines - other numbers in the series also available Nye, P.B. 1921 sc $32.00 n/a  
The Yellow Admiral O'Brian, Patrick 2013 hardback $325.00 nil  
Through the Eyes of a Child Kirkwood, Ray 2000 hb $22.50 646404172  
To Clifton or Bust
A review of eight decades at Clifton Beach in Tasmania
Gee, Diana 1997 sc $45.00 646320572  
Trevallyn - A History of the School and Community Trevallyn Primary School 1988 sc $16.50 949457205  
Two Rivers - A reflective journey (arts-based student project learning about Tasmanian Aboriginal culture), with foreword by Auntie Ida West Kelly, Philip / Woodward, Tony / Bannister, Amy / Bantoft, Luke et al 1998 hb $24.00 724647473  
Ulverstone - Sesquicentenary Celebrations Souvenir 1852 - 2002 Ulverstone History Museum 2002 sc $32.00 nil  
Utopias and Imaginary Voyages to Australasia - National Library of Australia Occasional Lecture Series No.2 Dumore, John 1988 sc $17.95    
Visitors to Sullivan Bay - selections from the letters of William Pascoe Crook - James Grove - George Prideaux Robert Harris - Adolarius William Henry Humphrey, first British settlement in Victoria near Sorrento Cotter, Richard (editor) 2002 sc $12.50 957967675  
Walks Around Historic Bellerive - the buildings and the characters Gibson, Eve 2010 sc $19.50 9780975809938  
Weekly Times Garden Almanac Cundall, Peter / Davies, Rosemary 2000 hb $28.00 nk  
What's Cooking - the complete collection of recipes from the second series of Judith Sweet's popular television programme Sweet, Judith / Habitat of Hobart 1992 sc $16.50 064612675X  
Wood in Australia - types, properties and uses Bootle, Keith 1991 hb $36.50