Astrolabe Booksellers, in Hobarts Salamanca Place, offers rare, antiquarian and second-hand books. Astrolabe is located in a refurbished 19th century warehouse close to Hobarts waterfront and a short walk from the citys central business district. Astrolabe Booksellers is one of Tasmania's two members of the Australian and New Zealand Association of Antiquarian Booksellers. The store specialises in Tasmanian, Australian, Antarctic and maritime books, in addition to general stock. You can browse the stores collection, or search for books and make your selection on-line. Astrolabe also produces a number of catalogues each year and can help you locate hard-to-find titles. Tasmanias rich colonial and convict history draws collectors and antique hunters from across the world. Many of the states museums and galleries feature collections of old and rare books and manuscripts, in addition to fine antique china, art, glassware and furniture including articles crafted from rare Tasmanian timbers.