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Hordern House (Firm)

Overview
Works: 129 works in 163 publications in 2 languages and 1,297 library holdings
Genres: Catalogs  Bibliographies  Exhibition catalogs  History  Portraits 
Classifications: DU99, 919.4042
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The Hawaiian collection of Paul Markham Kahn by P. M Kahn( )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terre Napoléon : Australia through French eyes, 1800-1804 by Susan Hunt( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exhibition of manuscripts, drawings and watercolours to indicate some of the earliest French explorers reactions to their experiences in Australia in relation to the indigenous peoples, the fauna and the flora
Pacific voyages and exploration : from the Carlsmith Collection and other sources by Hordern House (Firm)( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Carlsmith family collection of Pacific voyages was carefully assembled over a 40 year period, beginning in the 1940s. Wendell Carlsmith was a man of the Pacific; born in Hawaii in 1904 he was educated at Stanford University. After graduating from Stanford Law School he joined his father in his Hilo law firm... In the course of the firm's expansion Wendell, who was in time joined by his son Donn, travelled widely: they became regular visitors to leading booksellers of San Francisco, London and Paris. Together they build an outstanding library of voyage and travel books, always with an emphasis on fine condition... This catalogue details the Carlsmith family collection of Pacific coyages, with some additions from other sources, where appropriate..."--From introduction
Taken from the life ... : the Farquhar collection of North Pacific drawings by John Webber( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain James Cook : a catalogue of rare books, prints, paintings & artefacts published to commemorate the 225 anniversary of the sailing of HMS Endeavour August 25, 1768 by Hordern House (Firm)( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Wettenhall library : natural history, especially ornithology, voyages, travels and Australiana from the library of Dr Norman Wettenhall( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rare Australian books( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Curiosity & discovery : voyages and travels in the spirit of enlightenment( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Pateshall manuscript : an important foundation document for Victoria and Tasmania : [offered for sale by] Hordern House by Hordern House (Firm)( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-eight significant works relating to Australia, from two outstanding private collections by Hordern House (Firm)( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

2008 special catalogue : 40 rare books, prints and manuscripts / Hordern House Rare Books by Hordern House (Firm)( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rare Australian books( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hordern House : rare books, manuscripts, paintings, prints by Hordern House (Firm)( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Great South Land : searching for the antipodes, from classical scholars to Quiros & Dampier by Hordern House (Firm)( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This catalogue of books and maps tells the story of a New World, the result of a push to the east and the south. The early modern voyages have a fascinating pre-history which stretches back to the classical geographers
Designer bindings by Rick Griffin( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opuscules philosophiques et littéraires : la plupart posthumes ou inédites by Denis Diderot( Book )

2 editions published in 1796 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Voyages, natural history : [catalogue] by Hordern House (Firm)( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of seventy-five rarities chosen to exhibit at the seventeenth Ausralian Antiquarian Book Fair, 21 to 23 September 1990, Southern Cross Hotel, Melbourne by Hordern House (Firm)( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highly important works of art, The Baudin expedition to Australia (1800-1804) : Nicolas-Martin Petit (1777-1804) & Charles-Alexandre Lesueur (1778-1846) by Deutscher and Hackett( Book )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Sydney Punchbowl : one of the treasures of the State Library of New South Wales now reproduced in a limited edition of 25( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leaflet advertising the creation of a replica of the Sydney Punchbowl, one of the treasures held by the State Library of New South Wales. This precious object is a Chinese export ware punchbowl featuring a scene of Sydney Cove before 1820. The replica was created by the Hordern House in conjunction with the State Library of New South Wales, with 25 copies available for sale from the Hordern House at 16,500 dollars
 
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Terre Napoléon : Australia through French eyes, 1800-1804
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The Great South Land : searching for the antipodes, from classical scholars to Quiros & DampierCaptain Louis de Freycinet and his voyages to the Terres AustralesThe Parsons collection : rare Pacific voyage books from the collection of David ParsonsRare Pacific voyage books from the collection of David Parsons
Alternative Names
Hordern House (Firm)

Languages
English (60)

French (2)