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A Collection of Classical and Eastern Intaglios, Rings and Cameos (Studies in Gems and Jewellery I.)

A Collection of Classical and Eastern Intaglios, Rings and Cameos (Studies in Gems and Jewellery I.)

by WAGNER, Claudia & John Boardman.

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London: Archaeopress (British Archaeological Reports). 2003. BAR International Series 1136. 4to. 138pp and 140 plates (4 in colour). Soft covers. A very good+ clean copy. ISBN 1841715093 .
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Letters from Van Dieman's Land: written during four years imprisonment for political offences...

Letters from Van Dieman's Land: written during four years imprisonment for political offences in Upper Canada... By Mrs B. Wait.

by WAIT, Benjamin

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Buffalo, NY: A.W. Wilgus. 1843. First edition. Ferguson 3762. vi,[7]-356pp; frontis portrait and folding map. Original quarter leather and dun boards, worn and bumped, the lower joint rather fragile, spine lettering mostly worn away. Now in mylar jacket. 'Meadville Theological School' book plate on front paste-down, with other markings indicating ownership, small hole in ffep, perforated stamp of the school's library at foot of title-page, otherwise internally clean and crisp. ***Author's presentation copy. Inscribed in pencil at top of title-page: 'Dr. J. Dodge, From Mrs. Wait, Ithaca, Nov. 28 - 1844'. Wait, a US citizen, was a leader of the Canadian Patriotic Rebellion of 1837. His death sentence was commuted to transportion to Van Diemen's Land. He escaped in 1841, returning to his wife, then resident in Niagara Falls. Mrs Wait had been untiring in her efforts to gain her husband's release, but she died shortly after they were reunited. .
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Adventure in New Zealand, from 1839 to 1844; with some account of the beginning of the British colonization of the islands.

by WAKEFIELD, Edward Jerningham.

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Amsterdam/New York: N. Israel/Da Capo Press. 1971. (Bibliothecha Australiana #74.) Facsimile of the London, 1845 edition. Two volumes. 8vo. x, 482pp, large folding map & x, 546pp. Simile vellum with blue title patches, clear dustwrapper. Fine. .
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Walch's Literary Intelligencer, and General Advertiser : three issues from 1859, 1862 &...

Walch's Literary Intelligencer, and General Advertiser : three issues from 1859, 1862 & 1863.

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Hobart Town: J. Walch & Sons. 1859-1863. Three issues: Vol I, no 5 (pp57-72), October 1859; Vol III, no 34 (pp119-34), February 1862 & Vol V, no 54 (pp45-60), October 1863. Old staples, then bound in faux leather with plain endpapers: the work of bibliophile Peter Benson Walker whose bookplate is on the front paste-down. A little foxing and some slight damage to the last few leaves of the first issue. ***Issued monthly. Each of the issues bears the name of James Backhouse Walker at the head of the first page, two in pencil and one in ink (this partly trimmed off). One of the advertisements in the 1862 issue announces the imminent publication of 'Bush Flowers of Tasmania: a second series' by Louisa Anne Meredith; prematurely as it happens, for the second (or 'last') series of Bush Friends in Tasmania did not appear until 1891. Adjacent to this notice is the announcement of the 1862 Walch's 'book almanac', the fore-runner to the long-running Walch's 'red… Read more
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Clinical Problems of War. Australia in the War of 1939-1945. Series 5 (Medical), no I.

Clinical Problems of War. Australia in the War of 1939-1945. Series 5 (Medical), no I.

by WALKER, Allan S.

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Canberra: Australian War Memorial. 1956. (Australia in the War of 1939-1945. Series 5, Medical, no I.) Second impression. xxiv, 726pp, b&w illustrations. Red buckram (no dustwrapper). The cloth somewhat faded, uniformly; edges yellowed, otherwise a good+ clean copy. .
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Intellect and Emotion : perspectives on Australian history. Essays in honour of Michael Roe.

Intellect and Emotion : perspectives on Australian history. Essays in honour of Michael Roe.

by WALKER, David and Michael Bennett (eds).

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Geelong: Centre for Australian Studies (Deakin University) & Centre for Tasmanian Historical Studies. 1998. #34 of 200 numbered copies, signed by Michael Roe. Large 8vo. 245pp, frontis portrait. Pictorial papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0859017834 ***Twelve essays on what might broadly be termed Australian 'cultural history', first presented at a symposium to mark the retirement of Professor Roe, concluding with a bibliography of his published work. The contents also appear under separate cover as issue 16 of Australian Cultural Studies. Of particular Tasmanian interest is Stefan Petrow's paper 'The Last Man' on the mutilation of the body of William Lanne in 1869. .
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Early Tasmania : papers read before the Royal Society of Tasmania during the years 1888 to 1899...

Early Tasmania : papers read before the Royal Society of Tasmania during the years 1888 to 1899 (The Walker Memorial Volume).

by WALKER, James Backhouse.

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Hobart: Government Printer. 1973. Fourth impression. 294pp, 6 folding charts in rear pocket. Blue cloth with dustwrapper (spine sunned, now in protective sleeve). A very good clean copy. ***Includes early European exploration and settlement of VDL, the Norfolk Islanders deported to VDL in 1808, and three papers on the Tasmanian Aborigines (notes from the journals of G.W. Walker, tribal divisions, and a general article). .
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Walk to the West.

Walk to the West.

by WALKER, James Backhouse.

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Hobart: Royal Society of Tasmania. 1993. Edited by Dr Michael Stoddart. Limited to 880 copies thus (although not so stated - there was also a special issue, the subscribers for which are listed). Large 8vo; xxviii, 76pp, folding map. Cloth with dustwrapper (head of spine rubbed, now in protective sleeve). The lower edge of the upper board has a touch of light silverfishing, otherwise a very good clean copy. ***Account of an 1887 walk by lawyer/historian J.B. Walker, surveyor Sprent and others along the Linda Track to Mt Lyell, and thence to Macquarie Harbour and northwards to near Waratah. With colour and black & white illustrations by W.C. Piguenit. Published to mark the 150th anniversary of the Royal Society. .
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The Deportation of the Norfolk Islanders to the Derwent in 1808.  [I] The Settlement of Norfolk...

The Deportation of the Norfolk Islanders to the Derwent in 1808. [I] The Settlement of Norfolk Island. [II] The Deportation to the Derwent.

by WALKER, James Backhouse.

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Hobart,: Government Printer. 1895. 26pp, stapled in titling wrappers (slight rusting of staples and a slightly darkened strip adjacent to spine front and rear). Uncut and partly unopened. A very good clean copy. ***First published in the Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania for 1894-95, and issued thus (and as a Parliamentary Paper) in 1895. .
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Early Tasmania : papers read before the Royal Society of Tasmania during the years 1888 to 1899...

Early Tasmania : papers read before the Royal Society of Tasmania during the years 1888 to 1899 (The Walker Memorial Volume).

by WALKER, James Backhouse.

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Hobart: Government Printer. 1914. (The Walker Memorial Volume.) Second impression. 8vo. viii, 280pp, 6 folding maps. Original red cloth, spine slightly sunned and rubbed at head and tail. The edges well spotted and some foxing on early and late pages, otherwise a good to very good clean copy. ***Includes early European exploration and settlement of VDL, the Norfolk Islanders deported to VDL in 1808, and three papers on the Tasmanian Aborigines (notes from the journals of G.W. Walker, tribal divisions, and a general article). .
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Prelude to Federation (1884-1898).  Extracts from the journal of James Backhouse Walker,...

Prelude to Federation (1884-1898). Extracts from the journal of James Backhouse Walker, F.R.G.S., legal practitioner, historian, author.

by WALKER, James Backhouse : edited by Peter Benson Walker.

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Hobart: OBM. 1976. #408 of 500 numbered copies, signed by the editor. 200pp, frontis portrait of JBW, illustrated, endpaper maps (Alfred Mault's 1880s overlay of the streets of central Hobart on a sketch of the original shoreline and first settlement). Pictorial papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. .
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Walk to the West.

Walk to the West.

by WALKER, James Backhouse.

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Hobart: Royal Society of Tasmania. 1993. Edited by Dr Michael Stoddart. Limited to 880 copies thus (although not stated - there was also a special issue, the subscribers for which are listed). Large 8vo; xxviii, 76pp, folding map. Cloth with dustwrapper (closed tear leaving a crease at foot of front panel, head and tail of spine slightly rubbed, now in protective sleeve). A very good clean copy. ***Account of an 1887 walk by lawyer/historian J.B. Walker, surveyor Sprent and others along the Linda Track to Mt Lyell, and thence to Macquarie Harbour and northwards to near Waratah. With colour and black & white illustrations by W.C. Piguenit. Published to mark the 150th anniversary of the Royal Society. .
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Miller's Price Guide 2005/6. Collectors Cars.

Miller's Price Guide 2005/6. Collectors Cars.

by WALKER, Mick (general editor).

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London: Octopus. 2004. Foreword by James May. Tall 8vo. 272pp, profusely illustrated with black & white and colour photographs. Laminated pictorial papered boards with dustwrapper. One small stamp on front free endpaper, otherwise a very good+ copy. ISBN 1840009616 .
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All That We Inherit : being family memorials of the Walkers and Mathers of Hobart and the...

All That We Inherit : being family memorials of the Walkers and Mathers of Hobart and the reminiscences and memories of James Backhouse Walker and Sarah Benson Walker, the wife of George Washington Walker, banker, both of early Hobart Town, Tasmania.

by WALKER, Peter Benson.

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Hobart: J. Walch & Sons. 1968. 500 numbered copies, signed by the author. Small 8vo. 158pp, illus, 7 pedigrees. Blue cloth and clear acetate dustwrapper. Some offsetting on endpapers, as usual; otherwise a very good clean copy. .
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Enterprise, Risk and Ruin : the stage-coach and the development of Van Diemen's Land and...

Enterprise, Risk and Ruin : the stage-coach and the development of Van Diemen's Land and Tasmania

by WALKER, Steven.

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Hobart: Fullers Bookshop. 2016. Special issue of 200 copies, numbered and signed by the author. Small 4to. xii, 388pp, illustrated. Pictorial papered boards. Fine (new). ISBN 0995381402 .
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Enterprise, Risk and Ruin : the stage-coach and the development of Van Diemen's Land and...

Enterprise, Risk and Ruin : the stage-coach and the development of Van Diemen's Land and Tasmania

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Hobart: Fullers Bookshop. 2016. Small 4to. xii, 388pp, illustrated. Soft covers with French flaps. Fine (new). ISBN 0994561199 .
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The Tasmanian Tramp, no 27. Magazine of the Hobart Walking Club.

The Tasmanian Tramp, no 27. Magazine of the Hobart Walking Club.

by HOBART Walking Club.

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Hobart: HWC. 1989. 60th Anniversary Issue. 90pp, 4pp colour photos, many b&w illus, maps. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ***Prince of Wales Range, Eldon Bluff, Derwent Splits, Precipitous Bluff, Mt Field West etc etc .
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The Tasmanian Tramp, no 34. Journal of the Hobart Walking Club.

by HOBART Walking Club.

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Hobart: HWC. 2002. 132pp, 4pp colour photos, other illustrations, maps. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ***Innes Track, South Cape track, Overland Track, Tahune Hut, and more. .
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Do You Know Tasmania - DVD movie collection: Volume Six.

by Launceston Walking Club.

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The Tasmanian Tramp, no 14. Magazine of the Hobart Walking Club.

The Tasmanian Tramp, no 14. Magazine of the Hobart Walking Club.

by HOBART Walking Club.

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Hobart: HWC. 1959/ 1974. Facsimile of the 1959 issue. 76pp, 4 plates & other illus. Stapled in b&w wrappers, as issued. A very good clean copy. ***Port Davey, Federation Peak, The Flinders Group, King River to Cynthia Bay, Air Drops. .
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