Publications

The Supreme Court Library’s publishing program aims to preserve Queensland’s legal heritage and promote the availability of works which deal with substantive legal topics. The Library primarily publishes:

  • works relating to Queensland’s legal history
  • biographies of legal personalities
  • legal text books
  • an annual Queensland Legal Yearbook.

All prices are in Australian Dollars including GST, with additional postage costs.

For further information, please contact us.

Featured Publications

  • In Freedom’s Cause: The Queensland Legal Profession and the Great War

    • Author / Editor
      Supreme Court Library Queensland
    • Publication year
      2016
    • Pages
      330
    • Price
      $AU45.00
    • ISBN
      978-0-9872471-9-3
    • Availability
      In Stock

    This commemorative publication, released in February 2016, pays tribute to Queensland's lawyers (and lawyers-in-training) who served in World War I.

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  • The Idea of Legal History: A Tribute in Honour of Dr Michael White QC

    • Author / Editor
      Edited by Aladin Rahemtula and Mark Sayers
    • Publication year
      2014
    • Pages
      361
    • Price
      $AU34.95
    • ISBN
      9780987247131
    • Availability
      In Stock

    History provides an important window into the future. Throughout his career as Queen’s Counsel and academic Dr Michael White QC – with unwavering enthusiasm and exemplary energy – continually promoted the study and importance of Queensland’s legal history among the legal profession and broader community.

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  • Jurisprudence as Practical Reason: A Celebration of the Collected Essays of John Finnis

    • Author / Editor
      Mark Sayers and Aladin Rahemtula
    • Publication year
      2013
    • Pages
      122
    • Price
      $AU24.95
    • ISBN
      9780987247100
    • Availability
      In Stock

    Emeritus Professor John Finnis is an Australian born legal scholar and philosopher.  His immense contribution to legal philosophy and natural law, both in Australia and overseas, culminated in the publication of his collected essays by Oxford University Press in 2011.  

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