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Astrolabe Booksellers

West Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

Astrolabe Booksellers specializes in Antarctica, Australiana, General Antiquarian, Maritime, Tasmaniana

About Astrolabe Booksellers

Astrolabe Booksellers no longer has a shop of its own, but does have stock available for perusal and purchase in Scotty's on Argyle, 276a Argyle Street, North Hobart, Tasmania (open 11am to 4pm, Tuesday to Saturday, closed public holidays).

Astrolabe Booksellers is the leading antiquarian/ second-hand/used bookseller in Australia's island state. Proprietor Michael Sprod is a long-standing member of the Australian and New Zealand Association of Antiquarian Booksellers. Astrolabe carries a good range of antiquarian and second-hand books on a wide variety of subjects, specialising in works on Tasmania, Australia, Antarctica, Aborigines (especially Tasmanian), and maritime subjects.

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Astrolabe Booksellers

PO Box 3113
West Hobart, TAS 7000 AUS
Phone: +61 (0)408 132 970

Terms of sale for Astrolabe Booksellers

Our prices are net and postage is extra. We accept direct bank deposits from Australian customers, Visa and Mastercard, PayPal and AUD money orders. Any book may be returned (if promptly and well packed) for any reason. POSTAGE - the quoted rates are for a single book well-packed in a parcel of up to 1kg (2.2lbs) - or 1.65kg for two items. If your order weighs more that this, we will advise you and seek your confirmation for the higher postage charge required.

Payment Methods Accepted

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • American Express
  • Discover
  • Paypal

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We also have a brick-and-mortar store! Visit us at:

PO Box 3113
West Hobart, TAS, Australia
Store Hours
Monday Closed
Tuesday 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Sunday Closed

Astrolabe Booksellers is a member of:

  • International League of Antiquarian Booksellers logo
  • Australian and New Zealand Association of Antiquarian Booksellers logo