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Trewin (J.C), edited by WEST COUNTRY MAGAZINE. No 1. Volume 5.
Westaway Books, Denham: Spring, 1950. Plates, text illusts, 78pp, original wraps partly faded. Includes articles on:- Admiral Shovell on Scilly; Plymouth; Wordsworth at Racedown; Colliery at Coalpit Heath. Contributors include:- Peter Carew; Victor Bonham-Carter, Anne Treneer, Robin Atthill, 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. UK16-3759) £8.00
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Trewin (J.C), edited by WEST COUNTRY MAGAZINE. No 4. Volume 2.
Westaway Books, Denham: Winter, 1947-48. Plates, text illusts, pages numbered 245-312pp, original wraps. Includes articles on:- Haccombe; Cloisters at Wells; Bristol; Lord Courtney; Exmoor Birds; Lamorna. Contributors include:- C.C. Vyvyan, Sir Thomas Carew, R.A.J. Walling, Anne Treneer, 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. UK16-3758) £8.00
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Trewin (J.C), edited by WEST COUNTRY MAGAZINE. No 3. Volume 1.
Westaway Books, Denham: Winter, 1946. Plates, text illusts, pages numbered 145-214pp, original wraps partly faded. Includes articles on:- Totnes, Roads of Wiltshire; Isle of Purbeck; North Devon. Contributors include:- C.C. Vyvyan, Sean O'Casey, Eden Phillpotts, A.L. Rowse, 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. UK16-3757) £8.00
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Thomas (Charles) MINING FIELDS OF THE WEST: being a Practical Exposition of the Principal Mines and Mining Districts of Devon and Cornwall.
First published 1867. Reprinted Bradford and Barton, Truro: 1967. 100pp, card covers, dustwrapper. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK16-3746) £15.00
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Swinglehurst (Edmund) THE WEST COUNTRY.
Odhams Leisure Group, 1984. Coloured illusts and maps, 32pp, tall 8vo, original pictorial card covers, private embossed stamp to title-page. ---- 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. UK16-3740) £6.00
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Stannary Court,XBy Authority PROCEDURE IN THE COURT OF THE VICE WARDEN OF THE STANNARIES. New Orders, Rules and Forms, 1884. With an Appendix of Statutes. By Authority.
Netherton and Worth, Truro: 1884. Lacks title, and front endpaper, 356pp, original cloth, occasional light foxing. Titled on the half title:- 'Procedure in the Stannaries of Cornwall and Devon.' ---- 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. UK16-3730) £50.00
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Stannary Court, By Authority PROCEDURE IN THE COURT OF THE VICE WARDEN OF THE STANNARIES. New Orders, Rules and Forms, with an Appendix of Statutes. By Authority.
London: Henry Sweet, 1876. xiv + 330pp, 12mo, ex-Birmingham Law library with occasional indelible stamp, label to front pastedown, name of library on top board and spine, original cloth, lacks spine. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include MINING (see also County sections) - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK16-3729) £40.00
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Southampton University College WESSEX An Annual Record of the Movement for a University of Wessex. Vol II No 1.
Published by The Oxford University Press for University College, Southampton. 1931. Illusts, 106 + [viii] adverts., 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. UK16-3727) £10.00
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Snell (F.J) KING ARTHUR'S COUNTRY.
London: J.M. Dent, 1926. 296pp, original cloth, lightly rubbed to edges, ex-private library label to front pastedown, few small marks to rear board. With Snell's signature to bookplate on 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. UK16-3703) £15.00
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Smyth (John) NOTES ON CORNWALL AND NORTH DEVON. Rhyming Records of Recent Rambles.
John Warren, Royston: and Paternoster and Hales, Hitchin: 1877. 108pp, sm 8vo, original cloth, a.e.g. ---- 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. UK16-3702) £40.00
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Shorter (A.H), Ravenhill (W.L.D) and Gregory (K.J) SOUTHWEST ENGLAND.
First edition, Nelson, London: 1969. With 95 textual illusts, 52 plates, 3 tables and a coloured folding map, xii + 340pp, few short tears to dustwrapper. Includes chapters on transport, agriculture, Isles of Scilly, Bodmin Moor, the Bovey Basin, the Lizard, 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. UK16-3696) £24.00
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Scarth-Dixon (W) DEVON AND SOMERSET STAGHOUNDS.
The Hunts Association, London: 1926-27. Illusts, 96pp, including adverts, original card covers, private library labels to verso of top cover and rear cover. ---- 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. UK16-3687) £20.00
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Saunders (Andrew) DEVON AND CORNWALL (Exploring Englands Heritage)
London: H.M.S.O. 1991. Double-page map, coloured and black and white plates, x + 117pp, original pictorial 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. UK16-3686) £7.00
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Rogers (W.H.H) THE STRIFE OF THE ROSES AND DAYS OF THE TUDORS IN THE WEST. Illustrated by Roscoe Gibbs.
First edition, J.G. Commin, Exeter: 1890. Plates, (x) + 212 + (ii)pp, original cloth. ---- 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. UK16-3677) £25.00
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Rogers (W.H.H) THE STRIFE OF THE ROSES AND DAYS OF THE TUDORS IN THE WEST. Illustrated by Roscoe Gibbs.
First edition, J.G. Commin, Exeter: 1890. Plates, (x) + 212 + (ii)pp, original cloth, rubbed with short split to head of top outer hinge, few spots to cloth. Loosely inserted are 3 signed hand written letters from the author in which he discusses his researches. ---- 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. UK16-3676) £55.00
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Rogers (W.H. Hamilton) WEST-COUNTRY STORIES AND SKETCHES.
Printed for the Author, and sold by James G. Commin, 1895. Illustrated, 398pp, qtr calf, morocco boards, slightly rubbed to edges, ex-ref.lib with label to front pastedown and stamp to title-page. LIMITED TO 300 NUMBERED COPIES. Includes chapters on Ivelchester Gaol, Puritanism in East Devon, 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. UK16-3675) £40.00
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[Reynolds (Herbert)] ODD WAYS IN OLDEN DAYS DOWN WEST or, Tales of the Reformation in Devon and Cornwall. By VIC.
Printed for the Author by Hudson and Son, Birmingham: 1892. xxiv + 113pp, cr. 4to, original cloth, slightly rubbed edges, few small marks to boards, endpapers slightly spotty, occasional light foxing. ---- 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. UK16-3660) £24.00
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Reid (Clement), Barrow (G), and others THE GEOLOGY OF THE COUNTRY AROUND TAVISTOCK AND LAUNCESTON.
First edition, H.M.S.O. 1911. With 3 plates, textual illusts, 144pp, original wraps, lacks most of spine, portions chipped from wraps adjacent to hinges. ---- 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. UK16-3659) £45.00
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Raistrick (A),Xedited by THE HATCHETT DIARY A tour through the counties of England and Scotland in 1796 visiting their mines and manufactories. Edited and with an introduction by Arthur Raistrick.
D. Bradford Barton, Truro: 1967. Map, textual illusts, 114pp, dustwrapper foxed, internally sound. Hatchett visited the stone quarries of Portland, the lignite mines at Bovey and several Cornish tin mines. ---- 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. UK16-3657) £22.00
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Pulman (G.P.R) THE BOOK OF THE AXE; containing a piscatorial description of that stream and Historical Sketches of all the Parishes and Remarkable Places upon its Banks. Fourth Edition, re-written and greatly enlarged.
Fourth edition, London: Longman, Green, Reader and Dyer, 1875. With 15 plates, including lithographs, and textual illusts, large folding map, laid down on linen, vi + [ii] + 906 + [i] advert leaf, original cloth, gilt, cloth lightly rubbed, corners rubbed, few small marks to rear board, recent endpapers, title spotty, occasional light spotting. The best edition. Includes chapters on Beaminster, Chard, Ford Abbey, Broadwindsor, Crewkerne, Axminster, Colyton, Seaton, etc. ---- 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. UK16-3652) £280.00
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