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Wright (W.H.K), Edited by THE WESTERN ANTIQUARY or DEVON AND CORNWALL NOTE-BOOK. VOLUME 2. April, 1882, to April, 1883.
Plymouth: Latimer and Son, 1883. Illusts, xvii + 216pp, 4to, early cloth, partly faded, outer hinges partly split though sound. Includes articles on:- Lidwell chapel, near Dawlish; Cranmere Pool; Rocks in Devon and Cornwall by William Crossing; Beating the Bounds at St. Columb; Kingsbridge Murder, etc., etc. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include WEST COUNTRY - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK3-2486)   £45.00
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Woodward (George), Edited by Donald Gibson A PARSON IN THE VALE OF THE WHITE HORSE George Woodward's letters from East Hendred 1753-1761.
Gloucester: Alan Sutton, 1983. Illusts, 155pp, original card covers. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include LOCAL HISTORY - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK3-2485)   £8.00
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Windle (Bertam C.A) REMAINS OF THE PREHISTORIC AGE IN ENGLAND. (Antiquary's Book Series.)
First Edition, Methuen & Co. 1904. Illustrated by Edith Mary Windle. xv + 320pp + 40pp of publisher's adverts, original cloth, slightly rubbed to edges and outer hinges, light spotting to prelims and fore- edges, publishers adverts foxed. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include LOCAL HISTORY - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK3-2484)   £32.00
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Wills (E.F) EGYPT IN BRISTOL A Prehistoric Study Embracing the Mendips, South Gloucestershire and Bristol. With a Foreword by Dr. Rendel Harris.
Bristol: St. Stephens Press Ltd., (1937) viii + 64pp, original cloth, lacks dustwrapper. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include WEST COUNTRY - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK3-2483)   £20.00
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Williams (B.H) ANCIENT WEST COUNTRY FAMILIES AND THEIR ARMORIAL BEARINGS. A story of the nobility and gentry of Devon and Cornwall. With notes on their manor-houses and their charities. Volume 1. All published.
Penzance: J.A.D. Bridger, 1916. Containing 48 coats of arms and other full page illusts., xvi + 301 + 4 pages of publishers adverts, original cloth slightly rubbed to edges, some foxing mainly to front and rear. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include WEST COUNTRY - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK3-2482)   £80.00
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White (Francis) and Co. HISTORY, GAZETTEER AND DIRECTORY OF THE COUNTY OF DERBY, With the Town of Burton-upon-Trent, Staffordshire, Comprising a General Survey of the County, with separate Historical, Statistical, Topographical, Commercial, Agriculture and Mineral Descriptions..... to which is added a Directory of the Borough of Sheffield, Yorkshire....
Printed for the Authors. Sheffield: 1857. Lacks map, and front endpaper, xvi + 996pp, original half calf, cloth boards, rubbed, title and prelims foxed. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include LOCAL HISTORY - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK3-2481)   £160.00
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Whatley (Charles W) A SHORT REVIEW OF BRITISH FARMING OVER THE CENTURIES.
Charles H. Whatley, Swindon: (1958) 96pp, 12mo, original decorative card covers. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK3-2480)   £12.00
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Westell (W. Percival) HISTORIC HERTFORDSHIRE. Folding map, plates, textual illusts, xiii + 198pp, original cloth
Hertford: 1931. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include LOCAL HISTORY - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK3-2479)   £18.00
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West (John) VILLAGE RECORDS.
First edition, 1962. With a Foreword by Dr W.G. Hoskins. Roy 8vo, 27 plates, some with 2 illusts, textual illusts, xvi + 208pp, slightly worn dustwrapper with a few short tears. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include LOCAL HISTORY - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK3-2478)   £18.00
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Wessex Divisional Journal WESSEX DIVISIONAL JOURNAL Volumes 1 - 5.
April 1909 - October 1913. Illusts, folding maps and plans. There were 9 issues for volume 1, 12 issues for volume 2, each of 24pp, and 4 issues per volume for volumes 3, 4 and 5, with between 192 and 214pp per volume, contemporary binders cloth. Includes many articles with a local interest, as well as many on tactical and historical subjects. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include WEST COUNTRY - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK3-2477)   £85.00
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Welch (F.B.A) and Crookall (R) BRITISH REGIONAL GEOLOGY. BRISTOL AND GLOUCESTER DISTRICT. Second Edition by G.A. Kellaway and F.B.A. Welch.
London: H.M.S.O. 1948. With 12 plates, one of which is folding, 96pp, original printed wraps, top wrap loose, spine worn with portions missing. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include WEST COUNTRY - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK3-2476)   £12.00
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Welch (F.B.A) and Crookall (R) BRITISH REGIONAL GEOLOGY. BRISTOL AND GLOUCESTER DISTRICT.
First edition. H.M.S.O. 1935. With 12 plates, one of which is folding, 86pp, original printed wraps. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include WEST COUNTRY - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK3-2475)   £15.00
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Way (R.P) ANTIQUE DEALER
1956. 211pp, original cloth, partly faded. Way's autobiography, he dealt in and around Bath and Bristol for 40 years. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include WEST COUNTRY - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK3-2474)   £11.00
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Watkins (George) THE STEAM ENGINE IN INDUSTRY. Volume 1. The Public Services. Volume 2. Mining and the Metal Trade.
First editions, 1978. Illusts, 128pp, and 128pp, 2 volumes, 4to, original illustrated glazed boards. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK3-2473)   £35.00
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Waters (Ivor) CHEPSTOW PRINTERS AND NEWSPAPERS.
Moss Rose Press, Chepstow: 1981. Plates and textual illusts, 86pp, dustwrapper. Limited to 120 Copies. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK3-2472)   £24.00
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Waters (Brian) THE BRISTOL CHANNEL.
First edition, J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd. 1955. With plates and map endpapers, xvii + 206pp, couple of short nicks to top of dustwrapper, some spotting to rear of wrap, name covered with snowpake to front endpaper. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include WEST COUNTRY - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK3-2471)   £22.00
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Warren (A.S) A LIFE IN GLOUCESTER AND SOMERSET. With illustrations by his daughter Margaret Frewin.
Gloucester: Thornhill Press, 1973. Textual illusts, 99pp, original card covers. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e- mail for a FREE copy, they include WEST COUNTRY - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) - --- (Book ref. UK3-2470)   £10.00
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[Warner (Richard) and Hunter (Joseph)] THE OMNIUM=GATHERUM: or Bath, Bristol, and Cheltenham Literary Repository. By Us Two. To be Published every Fortnight.
Bath: Printed and sold by Richard Cruttwell, (1814) With 4 plates, 240pp, contemporary half calf, marbled boards and endpapers, lettering piece, boards lightly rubbed, small worm hole to margin of most pages. Contains seven numbers, continuously paginated. All published. Presentation inscription 'From the editor to his friend Dr Charles Parry, 1815.' With the engraved armorial bookplate of Charles Henry Parry to rear pastedown. A curious mixture, including poetry, with little of local interest. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e- mail for a FREE copy, they include LOCAL HISTORY - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) - --- (Book ref. UK3-2469)   £115.00
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Ward (C.S) NORTH DEVON (including West Somerset) and NORTH CORNWALL From Exmoor to the Scilly isles with a Description of Various Approaches. Through Guide Series.
Fifth Edition - Revised, London: Dulau & Co., 1890. With 16 maps many of which are folding, xvi + 160 + 76 pages of adverts, small 8vo, original cloth, spine faded, head and foot of spine rubbed, inner hinges cracked though sound. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include WEST COUNTRY - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK3-2468)   £11.00
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Ward (C.S) and Baddeley (M.J.B) SOUTH DEVON (including W. Dorset Coast from Weymouth) AND SOUTH CORNWALL With a Full Description of Dartmoor and the Scilly Isles. Through Guide Series.
Sixth Edition, Revised, London: Dulau and Co. 1902. With 23 maps and plans, many of which are folding, xix + 229pp, sm 8vo, original cloth, rubbed, spine faded, shaken top outer hinge partly split, short split to rear outer hinge, front inner hinge cracked though sound. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include WEST COUNTRY - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK3-2467)   £4.00
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