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  1. Addison (Peter) AROUND COMBE DOWN. Illusts, maps, 152pp, original pictorial card covers. Millstream Books, Bath: 1998. £6.00





  2. Allen (N.V) THE EXMOOR HANDBOOK AND GAZETTEER Plates and illusts in the text, folding map, 76pp, original pictorial card covers, spine slightly rubbed. Alcombe Books, Minehead: 1972. £4.00





  3. Allen (N.V) THE EXMOOR HANDBOOK. Folding map, plates, 72pp, original pictorial card covers. Fourth edition, Exmoor Press, Dulverton: 1979. £5.00





  4. Andrew (Martin) PHOTOGRAPHIC MEMORIES. FRANCIS FRITH'S SOMERSET. Numerous illusts, dustwrapper. Frith Book Company, Salisbury: 2000. £8.00





  5. Ashton Court NATURE TRAIL. ASHTON COURT ESTATE. Textual illusts, map, 20pp, original pictorial card covers, few spots to text. Public Works Committee of the Corporation of Bristol, c.1970. £4.00





  6. Astell (Joan) SOMERSET AT WORK 1870 to 1950. Illusts, 62pp, large 8vo, original pictorial card covers. Redcliffe Press, Bristol: 1986. £7.00





  7. Atkin (Alastair Brian) EXMOOR'S GREATEST WALK. Illustrated by the author. 127pp, original pictorial card covers. Exmoor Books, Tiverton: 2000. £4.00





  8. Atthill (Robin) OLD MENDIP. With 42 plates, 7 line drawings and 7 maps, 204pp, dustwrapper, lacks front endpaper. Second impression, Dawlish: David and Charles, 1965. £8.00





  9. Atthill (Robin) OLD MENDIP. With 43 plates, 7 line drawings, and 7 maps, 204pp, partly faded dustwrapper, page edges slightly darkened. Second edition. David & Charles, Newton Abbot: 1971. £14.00





  10. Bailey (Derrick Sherwin) WELLS CATHEDRAL CHAPTER ACT BOOK 1666-83. xlv + 120pp, original cloth, ex-lib with residue of small label to front endpaper and stamp to verso of title-page. Somerset Record Society. Volume 72. Printed for Subscribers. 1973. £4.00





  11. Bailey (Derrick Sherwin) WELLS MANOR OF CANON GRANGE. xxvii + 224pp, dustwrapper. Gloucester: Alan Sutton, 1985. £8.00





  12. Bailey (John) WESTON SUPER MARE The Good Old Days. Illusts, 55pp, original pictorial card covers. Second edition, Redcliffe, Bristol: 1985. £4.00





  13. Bailey (John) WESTON SUPER MARE The Good Old Days. Illusts, 55pp, original pictorial card covers. First edition, Redcliffe, Bristol: c.1984. £4.00





  14. Baker (Ernest A) and Balch (Herbert E) THE NETHERWORLD OF MENDIP. Explorations in the Great Caverns of Somerset, Yorkshire, Derbyshire & elsewhere. Maps, plans and plates, xii + 172pp, original cloth, most plates are loose and slightly worn to edges. Clifton: J. Baker & Son, 1907. £12.00 --- See sample text





  15. Baker (Ernest A) and Balch (Herbert E) THE NETHERWORLD OF MENDIP. Explorations in the Great Caverns of Somerset, Yorkshire, Derbyshire & elsewhere. Maps, plans and plates, xii + 172pp, original cloth, some foxing to front and rear. Clifton: J. Baker & Son, 1907. £26.00 --- See sample text





  16. Balch (H.E) MENDIP - The Great Cave of Wookey Hole. With 24 plates, vii + 108pp, 12mo, original cloth, dustwrapper slightly soiled and few tears to edges. Third Edition, Bristol: John Wright and Sons, London: Simpkin Marshall, 1947. £9.00





  17. Balch (H.E) MENDIP - The Great Cave of Wookey Hole. With 24 plates, vii + 163pp, 12mo, original printed wraps, lacks approx " from foot of spine, short split to top hinge. Second Edition, Wells: Clare, Son & Co. Ltd. The Cathedral Press, 1932. £7.00





  18. Balch (H.E) MENDIP, Its Swallet Caves and Rock Shelters. Plates, diagrams, folding table, 156pp, 12mo, original wraps, slightly shaken, cellotape to foot of spine, couple of short tears to table. Second Edition, Bristol: John Wright and Sons, London: Simpkin Marshall, 1948. £15.00





  19. Banwell SEARCH Number 8. Journal of the Banwell Society of Archaeology. 1968. Text illusts, 32 + xviiipp, sm 4to, original wraps, some corners curled, stain where the original tape is missing from spine. Banwell: 1968. £10.00





  20. Barnett (E.W) and Russell (C.J) DUNSTER JOINT INTERIM LOCAL PLAN Survey and Issues Report July 1978 With 17 folding maps, 29 tables, 105pp, 4to, original printed paper wraps. Loosely inserted is a folded contemporary O.S. map of the area. Somerset County Council and West Somerset District Council, 1976. £15.00





  21. Barnett (E.W), County Planning officer SOMERSET STRUCTURE PLAN DRAFT WRITTEN STATEMENT. Folio, diagram in pocket at rear, maps, x + 189pp, original wraps, ink note on top wrap. Somerset County Council, 1979. £12.00





  22. Bath BATH GEORGIAN CITY Official Guide Book 1965. Illusts, folding plan, 96pp, 12mo, including adverts, original pictorial card covers, spine faded. Spa Committee of Bath City council, 1965. £5.00





  23. Bath REPORT ON THE CITY OF BATH, (Somersetshire.) Title and pages numbered 1109-1130, complete, extracted from a larger work, folio, disbound. House of Commons, London: 1835. £15.00
    * Sections of the Report cover:- History; Courts; Corporate Body; Police; Revenue, etc.






  24. Bath Springs BATH AND ITS HOT MINERAL SPRINGS. 4pp, disbound, lacks wraps? (1842) £4.00





  25. Batten (John) HISTORICAL AND TOPOGRAPHICAL COLLECTIONS RELATING TO THE EARLY HISTORY OF PARTS OF SOUTH SOMERSET, viz Barwick, Chilton Cantelo, Sutton Bingham, East Coker, Brympton, Houndston, Preston, Limington, with Notices of West Coker, and Hardington Mandeville. With plates, iii + 200pp, untrimmed in the original bevelled cloth, slightly rubbed, lettering on spine feint, title slightly browned. Whitby and Son, Yeovil: and Simpkin Marshall, London: 1894. £25.00





  26. Beazer (Cyril H.G) RANDOM REFLECTIONS OF A WEST COUNTRY MASTER CRAFTSMAN. With 23 plates, 3 of which are coloured, several with two illustrations, 158pp, dustwrapper. Published by C.H.G. Beazer, Bath: 1981. £10.00
    * The story of how he worked as a stone mason before the war and then built up his own construction company, working mainly in Bath.






  27. Beisly (Philip) THE NORTHMARSH OF SOMERSET. Illusts, plans, 136pp, original pictorial card covers, corner of lower corner of rear board creased. Weston super Mare Heritage Centre, 1996. £6.00
    * 'The Northmarsh is surrounded by the expanding towns of Weston super Mare, Clevedon and Nailsea... '






  28. Bell (Rev. A.H) & (Rev. R. Corrin) SOME ACCOUNT OF THE PARISH OF YEOVILTON in Somerset. Two plates, 21pp, page loose in the original printed wraps. Western Gazetter & Co., 1949. £6.00





  29. Binding (Hilary) DISCOVERING DUNSTER. A History and Guide. Illusts, some in colour, plan, 94pp, original pictorial card covers. The Exmoor Press, c.1990. £5.00





  30. Binding (Hilary), editor THE CHANGING FACE OF EXMOOR. A Changing Community. Illusts, 105pp, small 4to, original pictorial card covers. Exmoor Books, Tiverton: 1995. £5.00
    * Exmoor extends along the coast from Combe Martin, in Devon to Minehead in Somerset.






  31. Black (Clementina) THE LINLEYS OF BATH. With an introduction by George Saintsbury. With 13 plates, 300pp, original cloth, lightly rubbed spine slightly faded. New Edition (revised and reset) London: Martin Secker. 1926. £12.00





  32. Black (Clementina) THE LINLEYS OF BATH. With 13 plates, With an introduction by George Saintsbury. 300pp, dustwrapper. New Edition. London: Frederick Muller, 1971. £10.00





  33. Bond (F.B) AN ARCHITECTURAL HANDBOOK OF GLASTONBURY ABBEY. With a Historical Chronicle of the Building. With 15 plates, one of which is folding, 84 + iii pages of index, original printed paper boards, spine slightly darkened. Fourth Edition. Glastonbury: "Central Somerset Gazette". 1925. £18.00





  34. Bristol & Avon Archaeological Group PARISH SURVEYS of Flax Bourton, Bathford, Queen Charlton. 21pp, original card covers. n.d. c.1970. £7.00





  35. Bristol Exploration Club BELFRY BULLETIN The Journal of the Bristol Exploration Club. Volume 50. No 12. Number 505. Illusts, diagrams, 49pp, small folio, in original printed wraps. The Bristol Exploration Club, December, 1999. £6.00
    * Includes articles:- Caving in Burrington in the 1960's; Stock's House Shaft, Chewton Minery; Lost Caves of Mendip, etc.






  36. Brown (Bryan J.H.) and Loosley (John) YESTERDAY'S TOWN: WESTON-SUPER-MARE. Numerous illusts, cr 4to, 128pp, includes a 3 page list of subscribers, dustwrapper. First edition, Barracuda Books Ltd., Buckingham: 1985. £12.00





  37. Brown (Bryan J.H.) and Loosley (John) THE BOOK OF WESTON-SUPER-MARE. The Story of the Town's Past. Numerous illusts, cr 4to, 148pp, includes a 2 page list of subscribers, spine of dustwrapper slightly faded. First edition, Barracuda Books Ltd., Buckingham: 1979. £18.00





  38. Brown (Bryan J.H.) and Loosley (John) THE BOOK OF WESTON-SUPER-MARE. The Story of the Town's Past. Numerous illusts, cr 4to, 148pp, includes 2 page list of subscribers, dustwrapper. Second Impression, Barracuda Books, Buckingham: 1983. £16.00





  39. Buchanan (Brenda), editor BATH HISTORY. Volume 6. Illusts, maps, 176pp, original pictorial card covers. Bath Archaeological Trust, 1996. £4.00





  40. Buchanan (Brenda), editor BATH HISTORY. Volume 8. Illusts, maps, 200pp, original pictorial card covers. Bath Archaeological Trust, 2000. £6.00





  41. Bulleid (Arthur) THE LAKE VILLAGES OF SOMERSET Somerset Folk Series No 16. Plates some of which are folding, textual diagrams, 79pp, 12mo, original printed wraps, titled in manuscript on spine. Fourth edition, Glastonbury Antiquarian Society, Yeovil: 1949. £6.00





  42. Bulleid (Arthur) THE LAKE VILLAGES OF SOMERSET Somerset Folk Series No 16. Plates some of which are folding, textual diagrams, 78 + 2 pages of publishers adverts, 12mo, original printed wraps, spine chipped at head and foot, prelims and cover slightly spotty. Second Edition, London: Folk Press Ltd, 1926. £4.00





  43. Burton (S.H) EXMOOR. Illusts., 192pp, small mark to dustwrapper. Fourth edition, Robert Hale, London: 1984. £5.00





  44. Bush (R.J.E) and Dunning (R.W) HUISH EPISCOPI, LANGPORT AND SOMERTON Extracted from The Victoria History of the County of Somerset. Illusts, 38 + pages numbered 129-153, complete, small folio, original printed card covers. Reprinted, Bigwood and Staple, Bridgwater: 1983. £8.00





  45. Bush (Robin) A TAUNTON DIARY 1787 - 1987. Two centuries of gossip, scandal, success and calamity in darkest Somerset. Numerous illusts, 144pp, cr 4to, dustwrapper. Numbered Limited Edition. With 2 page 'Subscribers List'. Barracuda Books, Buckingham: 1988. £20.00
    * Signed by the author on the title-page.






  46. Byford (Enid) SOMERSET MURDERS. Life and Laughter in old Somerset. Illusts, 134pp, original pictorial card covers. Dovecote Press, Wimborne: 1990. £4.00





  47. Castle (Virginia and Stanley) RICHARD TREW 1793-1874 MAYOR OF AXBRIDGE. A History of Axbridge in the Nineteenth Century. Illusts, maps, x + 160pp, original pictorial card covers. Stanley Castle, Wedmore: 1993. £8.00





  48. Chadwyck Healey (Charles E.H) HISTORY OF THE PART OF WEST SOMERSET Comprising the Parishes of Luccombe, Selworthy, Stoke Pero, Porlock, Culbone and Oare. Maps, folding pedigrees, illustrations some of which are coloured, ix + 557pp, untrimmed in the original cloth, lower portion of top board damped and the first 70 pages have the lower corner damp stained, the first few leaves and the top board being badly damaged, the top board lacking an area approx. 1" along the fore-edge x 5" along the lower edge, the first few leaves also suffer from some paper loss, 2 portions of cloth from the top outer hinge and foot of spine are missing, bottom corner of lower board also damped, otherwise the text is clean. Would benefit by being cut down and rebound. Large Paper Copy, LIMITED TO 50 NUMBERED COPIES. London, Henry Sotheran, 1901. £35.00 --- See sample text





  49. Chadwyck Healey (Charles E.H) HISTORY OF THE PART OF WEST SOMERSET Comprising the Parishes of Luccombe, Selworthy, Stoke Pero, Porlock, Culbone and Oare. Maps, folding pedigrees, illustrations some of which are coloured, ix + 557pp, untrimmed in the original cloth, lightly rubbed to edges, inner hinges partly cracked though sound, top corners of boards damp marked, not affecting contents. LIMITED TO 380 NUMBERED COPIES. 350 of which are for sale. London, Henry Sotheran, 1901. £70.00 --- See sample text





  50. Chapman (Chris), and others SECRETS OF THE MOOR. A walker's guide to Exmoor landscapes. Maps, illusts, 92pp, original pictorial card covers. Exmoor Books, Tiverton: 1992. £4.00





  51. Chipchase (Nick) & Cole (Jim) THE TAUNTON BOOK. A Pictorial Essay showing the Life and Style of Taunton and its Neighbouring Villages during the first half of the Twentieth Century. Numerous illusts, 65pp, oblong 8vo, pictorial card covers. BHD (Publications), Northwood: 1984. £7.00





  52. Clive-Ponsonby-Fane (Charles) WE STARTED A STATELY HOME. Pedigree, illusts, viii + 142pp, original pictorial laminated boards. Privately published, Brympton d'Evercy, Yeovil: 1980. £10.00





  53. Coles (J.M), editor SOMERSET LEVELS PAPERS Number 2, 1976. Illusts, diagrams, tables, 79pp, oblong 8vo, original pictorial card covers. Somerset Levels Project, 1976. £8.00
    * Includes chapters on Abbots Way; Archaeology in the Somerset levels; Tree-ring studies, etc.






  54. Collis (I.P) and Shorrocks (D.N), editor STUDIES IN SOMERSET HISTORY, From Local Records. 77 pages printed on rectos only, small folio, original wraps, tape on spine, rear wrap partly waterstained, Bristol University labels to verso of top wrap. University of Bristol Extra-Mural Studies, 1971. £8.00
    * Includes:- Apprentices of Pitminster; Wiveliscombe Corps of Volunteers, 1803-1805; Catholic Chapel, Taunton, etc.






  55. Connely (Willard) BEAU NASH Monarch of Bath and Tunbridge Wells. With 13 plates, 184pp, a few small portions missing mainly to head and foot of dustwrapper as well as a few short tears, inscription to front pastedown. First edition. London: Werner Laurie. 1955. £8.00





  56. Cooper (Cicely Elaine) MEMOIRS OF SELWORTHY. Numerous photographic illusts, vii + 235pp, dustwrapper, original cloth. Reprinted, E.P. Publishing Ltd., Wakefield: 1972. £9.00





  57. Cotterell (T. Sturge) SIR BARTLE FRERE Mural Tablet Unveiled at Norfolk Buildings, Bath by Lord Morris, 5th July, 1924. Illusts, 14pp, sm 8vo, original wraps. Bath Chronicle Printers, Bath: 1924. £4.00





  58. Cottle (J) SOME ACCOUNT OF THE CHURCH OF SAINT MARY MAGDALENE, TAUNTON, And the Restoration thereof; Together with Several Notices on Ecclesiastical Matters. With 11 lithographic and engraved plates, including a plan, 128pp, red decorative borders to text, roy 8vo, original cloth, partly faded, few short splits to outer hinges. Printed in Aid of the Fund for the Restoration of the Church of St. Mary Magdalene, By Vizetelly Brothers & Co. 1845. £30.00





  59. Cowley (Patrick), editor ST JOHN BASIL WYNNE WILLSON. Frontis, vii + 99pp, split to one fold of dustwrapper. H. Morley, York: c.194- £10.00
    * Bishop of Bath and Wells.






  60. Croft (Andy), editor TIME IN THE SHAPE OF A MINE. Poems from Combe Down. Illusts, 58pp, 12mo, original plain card covers, dustwrapper. Combe Down Stone Mines Project, Bath: 2009. £8.00





  61. Cunliffe (Barry) ROMAN BATH DISCOVERED. Illusts, plans, diagrams, xvii + 232pp, 4to, original cloth, dustwrapper. Revised Second edition, Routledge & Kegan Paul, London: 1984. £12.00





  62. Cunliffe (Barry) THE ROMAN BATHS. A Guide to the Baths and Roman Museum. Illusts, plans, original pictorial card covers. Bath Archaeological Trust, 1978. £4.00





  63. Dagnall (Jean), Elton (M.A), and others CLEVEDON PAST. More studies in the history of Clevedon. Illusts, plans, 90pp, original pictorial card covers. Re-printed, Clevedon Civic Society, 2000 £5.00





  64. Dallimore (Keith) EXPLORING COMBE DOWN. Illusts, maps, 26pp, original pictorial card covers. Reprinted, Millstream Books, Bath: 1996. £5.00





  65. Davis (Charles E) THE MINERAL BATHS OF BATH. The Bathes of Bathe's Ayde in the reign of Charles 2nd. As illustrated by a Drawing of the King's and Queen's Bath (signed) 1675. Whereunto is annexed a Visit to Bath in the year 1675 by a "Person of Quality." Frontis, facsimile plan, 86 + (xx)pp of adverts, 4to, original printed paper boards, crude later spine, top boards loose, shaken with one section of text held by strings, with 2 photographic reproductions of the Roman baths pasted to front endpapers. Bath: Printed by William Lewis and Son.... 1883. £16.00





  66. Davis (Fred) AROUND SHEPTON MALLET. Numerous illusts, 128pp, original pictorial card covers. Tempus, Stroud: 2001. £5.00





  67. Drayson (S), Eldridge (B) and Peirce (R) PARLIAMENTARY ELECTIONS IN THE BOROUGH OF TAUNTON 1800 - 74. Sponsored and directed by the History Department, Taunton School, Taunton, Somerset. 17 + 17 + 18 cyclostyled pages, on one side only, held by a metal clip through 2 punched holes, lower corner of the first 9 leaves damp stained, not affecting legibility. Taunton School, c.195- £12.00





  68. Duffield (C), printer publisher THE HISTORIC AND LOCAL NEW BATH GUIDE, Containing an Account of The Medicinal Virtues of the Waters; The Origin of Bath.... A Description of the Several Places of Amusement.... Also, Lists of the Body Corporate, Faculty, Attornies, Bankers, Artists, Inns, Chairmen's Fares, Post Office, Coaches, Waggons, &c. &c. Likewise an Account of The Gentlemen's seats near Bath; The City of Bristol, Hotwells and Clifton, and a concise History of Cheltenham.... Folding plan, and 1 plate, folding table, engravings in text, (iv) possibly lacks some prelims, the guide starts at page 13 to 176 and then from 181-186pp, possibly lacks 2 leaves after page 176, page 117 is pasted to verso of a plate, original printed wraps, glued into later plain wraps with ms title, on spine and top wrap, the original wraps are dusty, few corners curled. Bath: C. Duffield. c.1813. £30.00





  69. Eardley-Wilmot (Hazel) YESTERDAY'S EXMOOR. With 36 illusts and maps, xi + 259pp, very short tear to dustwrapper. Exmoor Books. 1990. £10.00





  70. Earle (John) A GUIDE TO THE KNOWLEDGE OF BATH ANCIENT AND MODERN Frontispiece map, folding plan, lacks the large folding map at rear, vi + (iv) + 350pp, original cloth, few short splits to rear outer hinge, stitching strained to one section, one plan slightly foxed. London: Longman, Green, Longman, Roberts and Green, Bath: S. Hayward, 1864. £40.00
    * The large map is quite often missing as it is highly decorative with vignettes of many of the major buildings.






  71. Eckhart (Sheila) BROWSING IN THE BRENDON HILLS. Illusts, maps, 95pp, original pictorial card covers. Redcliffe Press, Bristol: 1995. £4.00





  72. [Edwards (John)] of Wrington POEMS HUMOROUS AND PHILOSOPHICAL By Outis, with which are included RHYMES In the West of England District by Agrikler. xiii + 193pp, original decorative cloth rubbed to edges. London: Houlston & Sons. Bristol: J. Wright, (1875) £15.00





  73. [Edwards (John)], Agrikler of Wrington POEMS HUMOROUS AND PHILOSOPHICAL by Agrikler. New Series. xiii + 140pp, original decorative cloth. London: Griffith and Farran, and Bristol: J.W. Arrowsmith, (1883) £15.00





  74. Egan (Pierce) WALKS THROUGH BATH, Describing Every Thing of interest.... including Walcot and Widcombe and the Surrounding Vicinity; With Sketches of Prior Park-House, The Rock's of Wick; Corsham House.... also an excursion to Clifton and Bristol Hot-Wells, With a Visit to Lord de Clifford's House.... Illustrated with 13 of 21 engraved plates, xii + 292pp, untrimmed in half morocco, raised bands, gilt tooling, some spotting mainly to fore-edges, couple of tears repaired to prelims. LARGE PAPER COPY. Bath: Printed for Meyler and Son, 1819. £50.00





  75. Exmoor National Park Committee EXMOOR NATIONAL PARK Consultative Draft. 12 folding maps, 102pp, 4to, original pictorial card covers, rear cover slightly creased, last 2 leaves have some silver fish damage affecting margins only. Exmoor National Park Committee, August, 1976. £10.00





  76. Exmoor National Park EXMOOR NATIONAL PARK PLAN. Second Review 1991-1996. Plates, maps, diagrams, 132pp, 4to, original card covers, name on top cover. Exmoor National Park Authority, Dulverton: 1991. £10.00
    * Exmoor extends along the coast from Combe Martin, in Devon to Minehead in Somerset.






  77. Farr (Grahame) SHIPS AND HARBOURS OF EXMOOR. Maps, plates, 48pp, original pictorial card covers. The Exmoor Press, Dulverton: 1970. £5.00





  78. Foden (John), and others BUILDING IN EXMOOR NATIONAL PARK. Illusts, 34pp, oblong 4to, original pictorial card covers. Exmoor National Park Authority, Dulverton: 1977 £10.00
    * Exmoor extends along the coast from Combe Martin, in Devon to Minehead in Somerset.






  79. Fox (Hubert) QUAKER HOMESPUN The Life of Thomas Fox of Wellington Serge Maker and Banker 1747 - 1821. Frontis, and 3 illusts, 136pp, original cloth, dustwrapper taped to endpapers and with tape repairs. First edition, George Allen and Unwin, London: 1958. £6.00





  80. Gearing (Sue) MORE MENDIP WALKS. Twelve Circular Walks of Discovery. Illusts, maps, 96pp, original pictorial card covers. Halsgrove, Tiverton: 2004. £8.00





  81. [Goldsworthy (E.F)] RECOLLECTIONS OF TAUNTON. by An Old Tauntonian. 62pp, original cloth partly faded discoloured, internally sound. Second Edition: Barnicott and Son, Taunton: 1883. £22.00





  82. Goodchild (John) THE BOROUGH OF YEOVIL. Its History and Government Through the Ages. With 6 illustrations, 136pp, roy 8vo, original cloth, top cover dull, slightly warped, and soiled, internally sound. Published by The Mayor, Aldermen and Burgesses of the Borough of Yeovil. 1954. £10.00





  83. Gore-Langton (W.H.P) IN MEMORIAM. W.H.P. Gore-Langton, Esq., M.P., Died at Newton Park, Dec. 11th, 1873. Buried at Newton St. Loe, Dec. 18th, 1873. Aged 49. 16pp, sm. 8vo, disbound. Reprinted by permission from the Bath Argus. 1873. £10.00





  84. Gosse (Philip) DR VIPER The Querulous Life of Philip Thicknesse. With 7 pages of Halftone Illustrations. 332pp, original cloth, light wear and few spots to cloth, lacks dustwrapper. First edition, Cassell and Company, London: 1952. £12.00
    * 'For one thing he could claim, and with truth, to have been the discoverer of Gainsborough. He was a writer, not perhaps a very good writer, but his books of travel were much read and greatly admired.' He died in Bath in 1742 where he lived for many years.






  85. Gough (J.W) THE MINES OF MENDIP. Revised edition with new Preface by the author. With 2 folding maps, xiv + 269pp, dustwrapper rubbed to edges. Second edition. David and Charles, Newton Abbot: 1967. £25.00





  86. Gough (J.W) THE MINES OF MENDIP. Revised edition with new Preface by the author. Folding frontis, xiv + 269pp, original cloth, lacks dustwrapper. Second edition, Augustus M. Kelly, New York: 1967. £24.00





  87. Green (Emanuel) BIBLIOTHECA SOMERSETENSIS: A Catalogue of Books, Pamphlets, Single Sheets, and Broadsides in some way Connected with the County of Somerset. Volumes 2 and 3 of 3 only. 2 volumes, 559pp and 523pp, 4to, original cloth, rubbed and with some marks and damp spots, volume 2 lacks spine, the spine to volume 3 is loose, pages edges dusty. Taunton: Barnicott and Pearce, 1902. £130.00
    * The major bibliography of the county and an invaluable reference work. These 2 volumes contain books on the county only. Volume 1 is devoted to Bath.






  88. Greenwood (Charles) WALKING IN BATH. Illusts, 64pp, sm 8vo, original pictorial card covers. Kingsmead Press, Bath: 1978. £5.00





  89. Greswell (Rev. William H.P) DUMNONIA AND THE VALLEY OF THE PARRET. A Historical Retrospect. With 5 maps, one of which is folding, 8 plates, xx + 234pp, few small spots to lightly rubbed original cloth. First edition, Taunton: Barnicott and Pearce, 1922. £40.00 --- See sample text





  90. H.M.S.O. CENSUS 1971. ENGLAND AND WALES, COUNTY REPORTS. Somerset. Preliminary Report and parts 1, 2, 3 and Advance Analysis. 4 volumes, 45 and 74 and 126 and 88 and 19pp, small folio, all have original wraps. H.M.S.O. London: 1972 and 1973. £22.00





  91. H.M.S.O. CENSUS 1971. ENGLAND AND WALES, ADVANCE ANALYSIS. Somerset. 19pp, small folio. H.M.S.O. London: 1972. £9.00





  92. H.M.S.O. CENSUS 1961. ENGLAND AND WALES, COUNTY REPORT. Somerset. 115pp, small folio, long tear at top outer hinge to the original printed wraps, small area missing from foot of spine. H.M.S.O. London: 1964. £10.00





  93. H.M.S.O. CENSUS OF ENGLAND AND WALES, 1931. County of SOMERSET. Parts I and II 49 and 23pp, small folio, original printed wraps worn and slightly ragged, cellotape or signs where removed on spine and overlapping onto covers. H.M.S.O. London: 1934. £12.00





  94. Hall (Herbert Byng) EXMOOR, or the Footsteps of St. Hubert in the West. With a lithographed title-page, and 9 tinted lithograph plates, iv + 441pp, original cloth, recased with old spine laid down and recent endpapers, spotting to margins to some edges of plates, cloth slightly soiled, and rubbed to edges, slightly shaken, ownership name in ink to title-page. First edition, Thomas Cautley Newby, London: 1849. £55.00





  95. Hall (W.G), editor MAN AND THE MENDIPS With plates, some of which are in colour, maps, diagrams, 167pp, oblong 8vo, slightly dusty dustwrapper. The Mendip Society, 1971. £8.00





  96. Halliday (Maria) DESCRIPTION OF THE MONUMENT AND EFFIGIES IN PORLOCK CHURCH, Somerset, With Reasons Deduced from the Documents Pertaining to the Manor and Chantry of Porlock for Attributing the Tomb to the Memory of John, fourth Baron Harington of Aldingham and Elizabeth (Courtenay) his Wife, Afterwards Wife of William, Lord Bonville of Chewton, Somerset. With 11 plates 3 of which are coloured, 2 folding genealogical tables, 80pp, original cloth, t.e.g., covers rubbed to edges and spotty, some foxing mainly to edges of some plates. "Torquay Directory", Torquay: 1882. £32.00





  97. Hamilton (Archibald) THE RED DEER OF EXMOOR. With Notes on those who hunted them. Illusts, xvii + 363pp, original cloth, spine slightly faded. First edition, London: Horace Cox, 1907. £55.00





  98. Harbige (Sarah), Museum Officer BRIDGWATER. The Archive Photographs Series. Compiled from the collections at Admiral Blake Museum. Numerous illusts, 128pp, original pictorial card covers. Chalford Publishing Company, Stroud: 1998. £6.00





  99. Harris (Kate) and Smith (William) GLASTONBURY ABBEY RECORDS At Longleat House, a Summary List. xiii + 104pp, original cloth. Somerset Record Society. Volume 81. Taunton: 1991. £15.00





  100. Harrison (A.T.P) THREESCORE YEARS AND TEN The Story of a Very Ordinary Parish. Part Two. The Vicariate of Prebendary Ruck. 77 cyclostyled pages, original printed wraps, with a picture of Ruck pasted to top wrap, pages crudely held with thin cord, shaken some pages slightly ragged with corners curled. Taunton: 1953. £10.00
    * Ruck was the priest at St. John Baptist, Rowbarton, Taunton.






  101. Haskell (Tony) BY WATERWAY TO TAUNTON A history of the Bridgwater and Taunton Canal and the River Tone navigation. Illusts, maps, plans, x + 145pp, oblong 8vo, original pictorial card covers. Somerset Books, Tiverton: 1994. £8.00





  102. Hasler (Joan), editor WOOKEY MANOR AND PARISH 1544-1841. Map in pocket at rear, xvi + 228pp, original cloth. Somerset Record Society, Volume 83. Taunton: 1995. £12.00





  103. Hasler (Joan), editor WOOKEY MANOR AND PARISH 1544-1841. Map in pocket at rear, xvi + 228pp, original cloth, ex-university library, with labels, and ink note to front endpapers, stamp to map. Somerset Record Society, Volume 83. Taunton: 1995. £9.00





  104. Hatton (John), Spa Director THE BOOK OF BATH. The Premier Spa of the Empire. Official Handbook. Illusts, adverts, 111pp, original decorative card covers, some spotting to covers, internally sound. Second Edition, Bath Spa Committee, c.1928. £5.00





  105. Hawkins (Desmond) AVALON AND SEDGEMOOR. Plates, double-page map, 262pp, dustwrapper. First edition, David & Charles, Newton Abbot: 1973. £9.00





  106. Hawkins (M.J), editor SALES OF WARDS IN SOMERSET, 1603-1641. xxxi + 240pp, original cloth partly darkened, Somerset Record Office withdrawn stamp to front endpaper. Somerset Record Society. Volume 67. Frome: Butler and Tanner, 1965. £23.00





  107. Heard (Herbert) SHEPTON MALLET. NOTES ON THE CHARITIES OF THE TOWN. Portrait frontis, 96pp, original cloth, rubbed to edges, 1" portion missing from head of spine, short splits to top outer hinge, partly split to head of outer hinges, ownership name and stamp of 'Westminster Bank' to verso of frontis. Shepton Mallet: A. Byrt and Son, 1903. £12.00





  108. Hendy (E.W) SOMERSET BIRDS and some other folk. Plates, illusts, in the text, 165pp, small portion torn from top of dustwrapper, crude repair to verso. Eyre & Spottiswoode, London: 1944. £7.00





  109. Hendy (E.W) WILD EXMOOR THROUGH THE YEAR. Illustrated from drawings by A. Carruthers Gould. Illusts, 320 + 47 pages of publishers adverts, original cloth, spine faded, lacks dustwrapper. Re-issued, Jonathan Cape, London: 1932. £8.00





  110. Hill-Cottingham (Dr Pat), Briggs (Derek), and others THE SOMERSET WETLANDS An Ever Changing Environment. Coloured illusts, 240pp, CD in pocket at rear, oblong 4to, dustwrapper. Somerset Books, Tiverton: 2006. £12.00





  111. Holmes (Thomas Scott) THE HISTORY OF THE PARISH AND MANOR OF WOOKEY; being a contribution towards a future History of the County of Somerset. Frontis., 2 plans, 164pp, original cloth, slightly rubbed to edges, spine darkened, endpapers discoloured, contemporary inscription to front pastedown. First edition, Bristol: C.T. Jefferies and Son, c.1885. £40.00





  112. Horne (Dom Ethelbert), with a Preface by Dr J. Charles Cox. PRIMITIVE SUN DIALS OR SCRATCH DIALS. Containing a list of those in Somerset. With a Preface by Dr J. Charles Cox. Illusts, xii + 90pp, original cloth. Taunton: Barnicott and Pearce, The Wessex Press, 1917. £28.00





  113. Howard-Gordon (Frances) GLASTONBURY MAKER OF MYTHS. Coloured and other illusts, folding map, 67pp, original pictorial card covers. Gothic Image, Glastonbury: 1982. £4.00





  114. Hudson (Kenneth) THE FASHIONABLE STONE. With 39 illusts, viii + 120pp, dustwrapper. Adams and Dart, Bath: 1971. £15.00





  115. Humphreys (Arthur L) THE SOMERSET ROLL, An Experimental List of Worthies, Unworthies, and Villains Born in the County. iv + 124pp, roy 8vo, original buckram, top corners of boards damp marked and warped, internally sound. London: Strangeways, Sold by Hatchards, 1897. £16.00





  116. Hunt (William) THE SOMERSET DIOCESE, BATH AND WELLS. Folding map, viii + 261 + (ii)pp, sm 8vo, original decorative cloth, map, title-page and page edges foxed. S.P.C.K. London: 1885. £7.00





  117. Hurley (Jack) MURDER AND MYSTERY ON EXMOOR. Illusts, map, 72pp, original card covers, outer hinges slightly rubbed. Exmoor Press, Dulverton: 1972. £4.00





  118. Hurley (Michael C), transcribed by ALL SAINTS, AISHOLT. Parish Register and Bishops' Transcripts Baptisms and Burials 1598-1949, Marriages 1598-1958 and Monumental Inscriptions 1620-1995. vi + 70pp, 4to, original pictorial printed wraps. Harry Galloway, Taunton: 1997. £14.00





  119. Hurley (Michael C), transcribed by SAINT MARY THE VIRGIN, CHARLINCH. Parish Registers and Bishop's Transcripts. Baptisms and Marriages 1593-1946. Burials 1583-1981. vi + 65pp, 4to, original cloth backed paper wraps. Harry Galloway, Taunton: 1996. £12.00





  120. Hutton (Edward) HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS IN SOMERSET. With Illustrations by Nelly Erichsen. Folding map, xviii + (ii) + 419pp, original cloth. First edition, Macmillan and Co. 1912. £10.00





  121. Huxtable (Norma) THE LAST WORD ON EXMOOR. 139pp, dustwrapper. Halsgrove, Tiverton: 2001. £6.00
    * 'For over thirty years Norma Huxtable has kept readers and listeners smiling with her inimitable tales of life on Exmoor as a full-time farmer's wife and summer landlady.' The farm is near Dulverton.






  122. Ison (Walter) THE GEORGIAN BUILDINGS OF BATH FROM 1700 to 1830. With a folding plan, 136 photographic plates, textual illusts, 211pp, roy 8vo, original cloth, slightly faded and rubbed, ex-lib. with stamp to endpaper and number in ink and stamp to verso of title-page, stamp to foot of top board. First edition, Faber and Faber, London: 1948. £11.00





  123. Jefferson (Joyce), O'Kane (Jennie) and Jacob (Janet) STOKE ST MICHAEL In Old Photographs. Numerous illusts, 90pp, original pictorial card covers. Stoke History Group, Stoke St Michael: 2008. £10.00





  124. Jennings (James) THE DIALECT OF THE WEST OF ENGLAND. Particularly Somersetshire; With a Glossary of words now in use there; also with poems and other pieces exemplifying the dialect. Second Edition, The Whole Revised, Corrected and Enlarged, With Two Dissertations on the Anglo-Saxon Pronouns and other Pieces by James Knight Jennings. xxiv + 167pp, 12mo, original cloth, slightly shaken and rubbed to edges, the first 10 leaves have been crudely cellotaped in, and are proud of the binding. Second Edition, London : John Russell Smith. 1869. £20.00





  125. Johnson (Birdie) REFLECTIONS Life Portraits of Exmoor. Photographs by Mark J. Rattenbury. 167pp, 4to, dustwrapper, with an audio CD contained in a transparent pocket. Reprinted, Dulverton & District Civic Society, 2003. £12.00





  126. Johnson (Peter) THE HISTORY OF MENDIP CAVING. With 20 plates and 9 plans, 196pp, slightly rubbed dustwrapper. First Edition, David and Charles, Newton Abbot: 1967. £15.00





  127. Jones (Sally) MYSTERIES IN THE SOMERSET LANDSCAPE. Illusts, 96pp, large oblong 8vo, original pictorial card covers. Bossiney Books, Bodmin: 1986. £4.00





  128. [Joyce (W.W)] ECHOES OF EXMOOR. A Record of the Discussions and Doings of the Men-of-Exmoor Club. Fourth Series. Illusts, vi + 107 + (iv), original printed card covers, lacks portions of spine, loosely inserted is a newscutting concerning Joyce. A.E. Barnes, Barnstaple: 1926. £5.00





  129. Keen (Laurence) WILLIAM BARNES. The Somerset Engravings. With 73 wood block engravings by William Barnes, 61pp, original decorative card covers. Somerset County Council Library Service, 1989. £14.00
    * Presentation inscription by the author to half-title.






  130. Kelly's KELLY'S DIRECTORY OF WESTON-SUPER-MARE 1966. Numerous adverts, 436pp, original limp cloth, covers rubbed, soiled and with splash marks, page edges browned. Kelly's Directories Ltd., Kingston upon Thames: 1966. £15.00





  131. Kelly's KELLY'S DIRECTORY OF WESTON-SUPER-MARE 1968. Numerous adverts, 440pp, original limp cloth, top cover slightly creased, page edges lightly browned, name in ink to top cover. Kelly's Directories Ltd., Kingston upon Thames: 1968. £15.00





  132. Kenneth Allsop Trust and John Fowles STEEP HOLM - A Case History in the Study of Evolution. Illusts, 222pp, spine of dustwrapper slightly faded. Dorset Publishing Co. Sherborne: 1978. £25.00





  133. King (Austin J) and Watts (B.H) THE MUNICIPAL RECORDS OF BATH. 1189 to 1604. Published with the approval of the Town Council and at the special request of the Bath Literary Society. Facsimile frontis, 63 + xlivpp, sm 4to, original card covers, later crude cloth spine, stitching loosening, cellotape on top cover, Bristol University labels to verso of top cover and front endpaper, London: Eliot Stock, Bath: James Davies, (1885) £20.00





  134. King (J.E), editor INVENTORY OF PAROCHIAL DOCUMENTS IN THE DIOCESE OF BATH AND WELLS AND THE COUNTY OF SOMERSET. xiv + 400pp, few spots to original buckram. Somerset County Council Records Committee. 1938. £12.00





  135. Knight (Francis A) and Dutton (Louie M) SOMERSET Cambridge County Geographies. With diagrams, illustrations and coloured map endpapers, xi + 192pp, 12mo original cloth, spine slightly darkened. Cambridge at the University Press: 1909. £12.00





  136. Knight's Companion BATH. Engraved title and 24pp, disbound. (1851) £15.00
    * See Green's Bibliotheca Somersetensis Vol 1, page 301. Intended as a guide for travellers on the railway, includes 2pp table of villages etc on the railway line with distances from Paddington and Bristol.






  137. Landon (L), editor SOMERSETSHIRE PLEAS from the Rolls of the Itinerant Justices (for the 8th Year of the Reign of Edward I) Vol IV, Part I (Civil Pleas). x + 415pp, original cloth, spine almost loose. Somerset Record Society Volume 44. Printed for Subscribers Only. 1929. £25.00





  138. Legg (Rodney) STEEP HOLM. Allsop Island.... the story of the adventures of John Fowles and friends in buying an 'inaccessible' offshore island as a tribute to television anchor-man Kenneth Allsop. Illusts, 160pp, dustwrapper. Wincanton Press: 1992. £14.00





  139. Lehane (Brendan) C. AND J. CLARK 1825-1975. Coloured map, illusts, some of which are coloured, 52pp, 4to, original printed wraps, presentation card taped to verso of top cover. Second edition, C. & J. Clark, Street: 1975. £10.00





  140. Lewis (Rev. L.S), Vicar of Glastonbury GLASTONBURY, "THE MOTHER OF SAINTS." Her Saints A.D. 37 - 1539. 89pp, original cloth. Second and Enlarged Edition. 1927. £8.00





  141. Lilford (Russell) and Croft (Robert) PROTECTING THE HISTORIC AND ARCHITECTURAL HERITAGE OF SOMERSET. Illusts, 31pp, 4to, original pictorial card covers. County and District Councils of Somerset, 1989. £6.00





  142. Lilly (Derek & Jane) ST. ANDREW'S CLEVEDON CHURCHWARDENS' ACCOUNTS 1730-1801. vii + 47 + 4 page index, 4to, original pictorial wraps. Harry Galloway Publishing, Weston-super-Mare: 1994. £10.00





  143. Lilly (Jane), Cook (H.A), and others CLEVEDON from the Village to the Town. Studies in the History of Nineteenth Century Clevedon. Folding map, illusts, 68pp, original card covers. Re-printed Clevedon Civic Society, 2000. £5.00





  144. Lilly (Jane), Potter (Mervyn), and others CLEVEDON'S SOCIAL AND INDUSTRIAL HERITAGE. Further studies in the history of Clevedon. Illusts, 108pp, original card covers. Re-printed Clevedon Civic Society, 2000. £7.00





  145. Living History Group MEMORIES OF CASTLE CARY AND ANSFORD. Illusts, map, 179pp, original pictorial card covers. The Living History Group, Castle Cary: 1998. £6.00





  146. Lowndes (William) THE THEATRE ROYAL BATH. The eventful story of a Georgian playhouse. Plates, 91pp, dustwrapper partly faded. Redcliffe Press, Bristol: 1982. £10.00





  147. MacDermot (Edward T) THE HISTORY OF THE FOREST OF EXMOOR. Revised Edition with introduction by R.J. Sellick. Maps and illusts, xii + 480pp, roy, 8vo, dustwrapper. Devon and Charles Reprints, Newton Abbot: 1973. £12.00





  148. Mackie (John) DIALECT POEMS AND A PLAY. Frontis, 112pp, original wraps. Somerset Folk Series No 23, Folk Press Limited, London: 1925 £4.00





  149. MacMillan (A.S) SOMERSET EPITAPHS First Series. "Relations". Somerset Folk Series No 18. Frontis, xxvi + 148 + 4pp, 12mo, original printed wraps. London: Folk Press, 1924. £8.00





  150. Madge (Robin) RAILWAYS ROUND EXMOOR. Illusts, plates, folding map, 72pp, original card covers. Exmoor Press, Dulverton: 1971. £4.00





  151. Malden (R.H) THE STORY OF WELLS CATHEDRAL. Illusts, 80pp, 12mo, few spots to the original cloth, lacks dustwrapper. Fifth edition, Raphael Tuck & Sons, London: 1955. £4.00





  152. Mathias (Michael), Hector (Derek) GLASTONBURY. Illusts, plan, 48pp, original pictorial laminated boards, few light spots to prelims. David & Charles, Newton Abbot: 1979. £6.00





  153. Maxwell (Donald) UNKNOWN SOMERSET. Being a series of unmethodical Explorations of the County illustrated in line and colour by the Author. 209pp, plates and textual illusts, 4to, untrimmed in the original cloth, lightly rubbed, few light damp marks to cloth. First edition, London: John Lane the Bodley Head, 1927. £18.00





  154. Mayberry (Tom) and Binding (Hilary), editor SOMERSET The Millenium Book. Coloured and black and white plates, 144pp, small folio, dustwrapper. Somerset Books, Tiverton: 1999. £10.00





  155. McGarvie (Michael), editor SIR STEPHEN GLYNNE'S CHURCH NOTES FOR SOMERSET. Illusts, xxxi + 400pp, dustwrapper. Somerset Record Society. Volume 82. Taunton: 1994. £20.00





  156. Michael (W) HISTORICAL ASSOCIATIONS OF THE WELLS CATHEDRAL. Engraving, 8pp, sm 8vo, original printed top wrap, lacks lower wrap, light spotting. W. Michael, Bookseller. &c. Westbury Wilts. c.1870. £12.00









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  157. Miles (Roger) THE TREES AND WOODS OF EXMOOR. Illusts in text, 64pp, original card covers. The Exmoor Press, Dulverton: 1972. £4.00





  158. Millard (Lillian) THE LIVES OF JOHN LOCKE, 1632-1704 & HANNAH MORE 1745-1838. Illusts, 32pp, original pictorial card covers. no imprint. £4.00





  159. Norman (George) TRANSACTIONS OF SOMERSET MASTERS LODGE, No 3746. 1927. With 6 illusts, 209pp, original wraps. Bath: (1927) £15.00
    * Includes chapters on William Stukeley and George Oliver.






  160. Orwin (C.S) THE RECLAMATION OF EXMOOR FOREST. Illusts, folding map, xiv + 172pp, original buckram, spine darkened, page edges browned, light spotting to prelims, some marks to rear board. First edition, Oxford University Press, London: Humphrey Milford, 1929. £10.00





  161. Osborne (R) WATCHET HARBOUR BILL. Report of the Admiralty. 3pp, drop head title, folio, disbound, few short tears to margins, and split for 1" at inner margin where folded. Ordered by the House of Commons, to be Printed, 26 February 1857. £12.00





  162. Parson Woodforde Society PARSON WOODFORDE SOCIETY QUARTERLY JOURNAL. Volume 2, No 1. Spring 1968. Illust, 24pp, original card covers. Spring, 1968. £4.00
    * Includes:- Restoration of Old Parsonage, Ansford.






  163. Parson Woodforde Society PARSON WOODFORDE SOCIETY QUARTERLY JOURNAL. Volume 2, No 2. Summer 1969. Illust, 24pp, original card covers. Summer, 1969. £4.00
    * Includes:- Parson Howes of Hockering (Norfolk).






  164. Parson Woodforde Society PARSON WOODFORDE SOCIETY QUARTERLY JOURNAL. Volume 2, No 3. Autumn 1969. Pedigree, 28pp, original card covers. Autumn, 1969. £4.00
    * Includes:- Ancestry of James Woodforde.






  165. Parson Woodforde Society PARSON WOODFORDE SOCIETY QUARTERLY JOURNAL. Volume 2, No 4. Winter 1969. Pedigree, 24pp, original card covers. Winter, 1969. £4.00
    * Includes:- Priests of Norwich and Reepham (Norfolk).






  166. Parson Woodforde Society PARSON WOODFORDE SOCIETY QUARTERLY JOURNAL. Volume 3, No 1. Spring 1970. Illust, 28pp, original card covers. Spring, 1970. £4.00
    * Includes:- Ancestry of James Woodforde; The Ansford Diary..






  167. Parson Woodforde Society PARSON WOODFORDE SOCIETY QUARTERLY JOURNAL. Volume 3, No 4. Winter 1970. Illust, 2 pedigrees, 56pp, original card covers. Winter, 1970. £4.00
    * Includes:- Custances (Norfolk and Cheshire origins) and their Family.






  168. Parson Woodforde Society PARSON WOODFORDE SOCIETY QUARTERLY JOURNAL. Volume 7, No 1. Spring 1974. Illusts, 78pp, original card covers. Spring, 1974. £8.00
    * Includes:- Somersetshire Tragedy, Tale of Reginald Tucker; Orchardleigh and its Owners.






  169. Parson Woodforde Society PARSON WOODFORDE SOCIETY QUARTERLY JOURNAL. Volume 8, No 1. Spring/Summer 1974. Illust, 44pp, original card covers. Spring/Autumn, 1974. £4.00
    * Includes:- Tale of the Runaway Monk, Juliana Woodforde and James Power.






  170. Parson Woodforde Society PARSON WOODFORDE SOCIETY QUARTERLY JOURNAL. Volume 9, No 3. Winter 1976. Illust, facsimiles, 72pp, original card covers. Winter, 1976. £4.00
    * Includes:- A Prison for One, the Roundhouse, Castle Cary; Social History of Castle Cary.






  171. Parson Woodforde Society PARSON WOODFORDE SOCIETY QUARTERLY JOURNAL. Volume 10, No 2. Summer 1977. 47pp, original card covers. Summer, 1977. £4.00
    * Includes:- John Skinner; Ansford Diary of James Woodforde - A project.






  172. Parson Woodforde Society PARSON WOODFORDE SOCIETY QUARTERLY JOURNAL. Volume 10, No 3. Winter 1977. Illust, 60pp, original card covers, long mark to inner margin of top wrap. Winter, 1977. £4.00
    * Includes:- The Rookes of Somerton.






  173. Patten (R.W) EXMOOR CUSTOM AND SONG. Illusts, folding map, 64pp, few spots to the original card covers. Exmoor Press, Dulverton: 1974. £4.00





  174. Pevsner (Nikolaus) SOUTH AND WEST SOMERSET. (Buildings of England Series) Illusts, double-page map, 394pp, original cloth, worn and torn dustwrapper with portions missing, Bristol University labels to front endpapers. First Edition, Penguin, Harmondsworth: 1958. £6.00





  175. 'Philo-Baldud' CAUSES AND EFFECTS; OR BATH IN MDCCCXL. A Rider to the Letter of Lud Hudibras, by Philo-Bladud. Addressed to the Community. 20pp, disbound, few spots. Bath: Meyler and Son. 1840. £18.00





  176. Plowman (Thos. F) THE ENGLISH DRAMA; The conditions under which it has flourished or decayed: A Paper read before the Bath Literary and Philosophical Association, February 4, 1887, The Mayor (Jerom Murch, Esq.) in the Chair. 28pp, original printed wraps, wraps partly faded, spine partly split. Reprinted from the "Bath Chronicle", Bath: 1887. £4.00





  177. Poole (Sharon) WESTON-SUPER-MARE. In Old Photographs. Numerous illusts, 160pp, original pictorial card covers. Reprinted, Alan Sutton, Stroud: 1993. £6.00





  178. Poole (Sharon) WESTON-SUPER-MARE. The Archive Photographs Series. Numerous illusts, 128pp, original pictorial card covers. Chalford Publishing Company, Stroud: 1997. £6.00





  179. Poole (Sharon) WESTON-SUPER-MARE. A Pictorial History. With frontis and 181 photographic illusts, 4to, dustwrapper, small ownership sticker to title-page. Phillimore, Chichester: 1995. £15.00





  180. Popham (Hugh) THE SOMERSET LIGHT INFANTRY. (Prince Albert's) (The 13th Regiment of Foot) Illusts, 149pp, dustwrapper. Hamish Hamilton, London: 1968. £10.00





  181. Powell (Rev A.H) ANCIENT BOROUGH OF BRIDGWATER. Plan, folding map and 9 plates, v + 311pp, original cloth. Page and Sons, Bridgwater: 1907. £25.00





  182. Powell (Rev A.H) BRIDGWATER IN THE LATER DAYS. Map and Illusts, viii + 296pp, includes 5 pages of subscribers, untrimmed in the original cloth, top board damp spotted, and very slightly warped. Bridgwater: Page and Son, 1908. £20.00





  183. Rahtz (Philip) & Watts (Lorna) GLASTONBURY. Myth and Archaeology. Colour plates, plans, diagrams, 191pp, original pictorial card covers. Tempus, Stroud: 1993. £8.00





  184. Raymond (Walter) TWO MEN O' MENDIP. A Play in Four Acts. Frontis, 88pp, original printed wraps, small area slightly rubbed on top wrap. Somerset Folk Series, No 9. London; 1923. £4.00





  185. Reid (R.D) SOME BUILDINGS OF MENDIP. Double-page map, illusts, 67pp, original pictorial card covers. Mendip Society, 1979. £4.00





  186. Richardson (Anne) IN RED DEER LAND. With 3 plates, 63pp, 12mo, original decorative paper boards. Second Edition, Cox, Sons & Co. Ltd. Minehead and Williton: 1928. £8.00
    * A collection of short stories one of which is set on Exmoor.






  187. Richmond (W.R) THE STORY OF SOMERSETSHIRE. Map, illusts, 296pp, original decorative cloth, few marks to covers, slightly shaken. Wake & Dean, London & Yatton: 1905. £4.00





  188. Roberts (Anthony) SACRED GLASTONBURY: A Defence of Myth Defiled. Anti-Feminist Papers No 1. Illusts, 15pp, original pictorial card covers. Reprinted, Zodiac House Publications, Glastonbury: 1991. £4.00





  189. Robinson (J. Armitage) AN ESSAY ON SOMERSET MEDIAEVAL CALENDARS Reprinted from "Muchelney Memoranda" (Somerset Record Society, vol. xlii) 59pp, plain paper wraps, with private ownership label on top wrap. Somerset Record Society, c.1927. £12.00





  190. Rogers (T.E) RECORDS OF YARLINGTON: Being the History of a Country Village. 94pp, sm 4to, uncut, original cloth, ex-university lib. with label, and small stamp to front pastedown, presentation inscription to front endpaper. First edition, London: Elliott Stock, 1890. £27.00





  191. Scrase (Anthony J) and Hasler (Joan), editor WELLS CORPORATION PROPERTIES. 241pp, original cloth, ex-lib. with labels to front endpapers. Somerset Record Society. Volume 87. Taunton: 2002. £9.00





  192. Scrase (Tony) WELLS A Pictorial History. 174 illusts, either one or 2 to a page, dustwrapper. Phillimore, Chichester: 1992. £7.00





  193. Seaby (W.A) COINAGE FROM HAM HILL IN THE COUNTY MUSEUM, TAUNTON. Plate, text illusts, pages numbered 113-158, original printed wraps, staples rusty. Reprinted from the proceedings of the Somersetshire Archaeological and Natural History Society, 1950. £4.00





  194. Sellick (Roger) THE WEST SOMERSET MINERAL RAILWAYS and the story of the Brendon Hills Iron Mines. With contributions by J.R. Hamilton and M.H. Jones. Illusts, folding map, 126pp, few short tears to slightly rubbed dustwrapper, spine faded. First edition, David & Charles, Dawlish: 1962. £20.00





  195. Sheppard (E.J) BATH IN THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY. Illusts, 108pp, original pictorial card covers. Third impression, Longmans, London: 1968. £4.00





  196. Shickle (Rev. C.W) ANCIENT DEEDS BELONGING TO THE CORPORATION OF BATH XII - XVI Cent. Translated and Epitomised by The Rev. C.W. Shickle M.A., F.S.A., V.D. Master of St. John's Hospital, Bath. Honorary Chaplain of the Territorial Forces. Frontis, 2 plans, xvi + 165pp, folio, original qtr calf, buckram boards, ex-lib. with label to front pastedown and a few small stamps. Published by the Bath Record Society in co-operation with the Bath City Council. 1921. £20.00





  197. Shillibeer (H.B) THE ANCIENT CUSTOMS OF THE MANOR OF TAUNTON DEANE; Collected from the Records of the Manor.... To which are prefixed, some Introductory Observations on Copyholds In General, and Remarks on Those of This Manor.... vii + 132 + xxixpp, unbound, untrimmed in the original unstitched sections, title and 3 leaves slightly dusty and marked, small hole and neat repair to last leaf. Printed by T. Parkhouse, Tiverton, for the Author: 1821. £25.00





  198. Shilton (Dorothy O), and Holworthy (Richard), editor WELLS CITY CHARTERS. Folding plate, xxxii + 231pp, original cloth. Somerset Record Society Volume 46. Printed for Subscribers Only. 1932. £35.00





  199. Shilton (Dorothy O), and Holworthy (Richard), editor WELLS CITY CHARTERS. Folding plate, xxxii + 231pp, original cloth, lacks 1" from head of spine, the rest of spine almost loose. Somerset Record Society Volume 46. Printed for Subscribers Only. 1932. £16.00





  200. Simpson (Andrew) ILLUSTRATED REFERENCE BOOK AND GUIDE Covering CHARD - ILMINSTER AND DISTRICT. Illusts, maps, adverts, 114pp, plastic spiral binding. First edition, Forum Books, Chard: 1987. £10.00





  201. Siraut (Mary) INDEX TO KIRBY'S QUEST FOR SOMERSET, volume III of the Somerset Record Society publications being the texts of Kirby's Quest of 1284-5, the Nomina Villarum of 1316, the Exchequer Lay Subsidy of 1327, the county Rate for 1742 and the hundreds and parishes from the 1841 census. iii + 62pp, original printed wraps. Harry Galloway Publishing, Weston-super-mare: 1996. £10.00





  202. Sitwell (Edith) BATH. With 16 plates, 288pp, original cloth, lacks dustwrapper. Fifth impression, London: Faber and Faber, 1947. £6.00





  203. Sitwell (Edith) BATH. With 16 plates, 288pp, original cloth, spine slightly faded. First edition, London: Faber & Faber, 1932. £6.00





  204. Smith (D.I), and Drew (D.P), compiles and editors LIMESTONES AND CAVES OF THE MENDIP HILLS. With 36 plates, textual illusts, 424pp, small nick to head of dustwrapper. Newton Abbot: David and Charles, Published for The British Cave Research Association. 1975. £14.00





  205. Smith (E.H) QUANTOCK LIFE AND RAMBLES. Illusts., map e.p.'s. 145pp, original cloth, lacks dustwrapper. Third Impression (Enlarged). Taunton: 1944. £5.00





  206. Smith (R.A.L) BATH. With 84 Illustrations from Engravings, Paintings, and Photographs by Paul Fripp, and others. 118pp, dustwrapper. First edition, B.T. Batsford. 1944. £8.00





  207. Smith (Rev. E.H) HAPPY MEMORIES OF WEST SOMERSET. In 100 Pictures. 179pp, original paper boards, rear cover spotty, contemporary inscription to front endpaper. Signed by the author on the Dedication leaf. Whitby, Light & Lane, Ltd., Bridgwater: c.1946. £5.00





  208. Smith (Rosie) & (Howard) NORTH SOMERSET COAST IN WATERCOLOURS Sand Bay to the Hotwells Lock. Double-page coloured map, numerous coloured illusts, 197pp, pictorial card covers. The Garrett Press, Weston super Mare: 2005. £14.00





  209. Snell (F.C), editor MEMORIALS OF OLD SOMERSET. Illusts, 192 + 4 pages of publishers adverts, original bevelled cloth, inner hinges cracked and weak. First edition, London: Bemrose, 1906. £12.00





  210. Snell (F.J) THE BLACKMORE COUNTRY. With 50 full page illustrations from photographs by C. W. Barnes Ward. Folding map, 288pp, half calf, raised bands, cloth boards, raised bands, covers rubbed, top board loose, rear board held with strings, marbled endpapers, private library label to verso of front endpaper. First edition, London: Adam and Charles Black, 1906. £12.00
    * With the bookplates of T.N. Brushfield and John Tricks Spalding, and with Spalding's monogram inlaid in the centre of the top board in calf.






  211. Snell (F.J) THE BLACKMORE COUNTRY. With 50 full page illustrations from photographs by C. W. Barnes Ward. Folding map, 288pp, original cloth, lightly rubbed to edges, ex-lib. with label to front pastedown and embossed stamp to title-page, one plate held in place with cellotape. First edition, London: Adam and Charles Black, 1906. £14.00





  212. Somersetshire Archaeological Society SOMERSETSHIRE ARCHAEOLOGICAL AND NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY. Volume 2. Proceedings during the year 1851. Coloured folding plan, illusts, 2 of which are folding, viii + 127 + (16) + 8 + vipp, stitching strained, paper chipped on spine, frontis and top wrap loose. Frederick May, Taunton: 1852. £22.00
    * Includes articles:- Somersetshire Reptiles; Worle Camp; Perpindicular Architecture of Somerset; Holwell Cavern, etc.






  213. Somersetshire Archaeological Society SOMERSETSHIRE ARCHAEOLOGICAL AND NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY. GENERAL INDEX To Vols. I. to XX. of the Society's Proceedings and Index to Wells Chapter Records. x + 113 + xvi + 70pp, original wraps, spine worn. Charles T. Jefferies, Bristol: 1876. £15.00





  214. Somersetshire Archaeological Society SOMERSETSHIRE ARCHAEOLOGICAL AND NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY. VOLUME 22. Proceedings during the year 1876. New series Vol. II. Illusts, vi + 90 + 144pp, original paper wraps, top wrap, and frontis loose. Taunton: 1877. £16.00
    * Includes articles:- Nunney Castle; Mineral Waters of Bath; West Somerset Patois; etc., etc.






  215. Somersetshire Archaeological Society SOMERSETSHIRE ARCHAEOLOGICAL AND NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY VOLUME 44. Proceedings during the year 1898. Illusts, viii + 74 + 249pp, original wraps, lacks lower wrap and most of spine, stitching weak, few pages at rear almost loose. Taunton: 1898. £14.00
    * Includes articles:- Brook Family; St. Anne's Chapel, Brislington; Bishopricks of Wessex, etc.






  216. Somersetshire Archaeological Society SOMERSETSHIRE ARCHAEOLOGICAL AND NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY VOLUME 48. Proceedings during the year 1902. Illusts, viii + 99 + 176pp, lacks lower wrap, top wrap loose, and slightly ragged, lacks spine, binding broken and book split into 2. Taunton: Barnicott and Pearce, 1903. £8.00
    * Includes articles:- Glastonbury; Sir Edward Dyer, etc.






  217. Somersetshire Archaeological Society SOMERSETSHIRE ARCHAEOLOGICAL AND NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY VOLUME 55. Proceedings during the year 1909. Illusts, x + 113 + 218pp, original wraps, top wrap loose and ragged, few short tears to lower wrap. Taunton: Barnicott and Pearce, 1910. £14.00
    * Includes articles:- Gold Tore found at Yeovil; Court Leet of Taunton, Glastonbury Abbey, Excavations at Charterhouse-on-Mendip; Wells, etc.






  218. Somersetshire Archaeological Society SOMERSETSHIRE ARCHAEOLOGICAL AND NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY VOLUME 67. Proceedings during the year 1921. Illusts, folding plan, lxxxviii + 127pp, original wraps, spine slightly darkened. Taunton: Barnicott and Pearce, The Wessex Press, 1922. £12.00
    * Includes articles:- Norton-sub-Hamdon Church; Excavations at Murty Hill; Somerset Volunteers; Quarries at Barrington, etc.






  219. Somersetshire Archaeological Society SOMERSETSHIRE ARCHAEOLOGICAL AND NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY VOLUME 73. Proceedings during the year 1927. Illusts, xc + 178 + 32pp being part 1 of Saxon Charters of Somerset by Grundy + 32pp, being part 1 of Lichens of somerset by Watson, original wraps. Barnicott and Pearce, Taunton: 1928. £11.00
    * Includes articles:- Combe St Nicholas; Tatworth; Bridgwater Insurrection of 1381; Saxon Church at Glastonbury, etc.






  220. Somersetshire Archaeological Society A SHORT INDEX chiefly topographical to the Proceedings of the Somersetshire Archaeological & Natural History Society. Volumes 1-80 (1849-1934). To which is added a Parochial Index to the Inventory of Somerset Church Plate Published in the Proceedings, 1897-1913. 30pp, original wraps. Taunton: 1937. £4.00





  221. Somersetshire Archaeological Society PROCEEDINGS OF THE SOMERSETSHIRE ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY. Volumes 99 and 100. For the Years 1954/55. Illusts, vi + 156pp, recent cloth. Taunton: Printed for the Society, 1956. £8.00
    * Includes articles:- Cadbury Castle and South Cadbury; Constabulary Reform in Somerset; Some Domesday Manors; Somerset Towns, Origins and Early Government, etc.






  222. Somersetshire Archaeological Society SOMERSETSHIRE ARCHAEOLOGICAL AND NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY Volume 104. Proceedings for 1959/60. Illusts, 177pp, original card covers, ink note to top cover. Taunton: 1960. £8.00
    * Includes articles:- Cannington Court; 13th century Garden at Rimpton; Garden at Glastonbury Abbey, 1334-4; Royal Arms in Somerset Churches; Birdcombe Mesolithic Site, Wraxall, etc.






  223. Somersetshire Archaeological Society SOMERSETSHIRE ARCHAEOLOGICAL AND NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY. Volume 110. Proceedings during 1965-66. Illusts, 138 + 57-69pp, original card covers. Taunton: 1966. £8.00
    * Includes articles:- Cheddar Vicarage; Ilchester Election 1646; Badgers in Somerset; City Walls of Bath, etc.






  224. Somersetshire Archaeological Society PROCEEDINGS OF THE SOMERSETSHIRE ARCHAEOLOGICAL AND NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY Volume 111. For 1966-67. Illusts, 110 + 71-78pp, original card covers. Printed for the Society, Taunton: 1967. £8.00
    * Includes articles:- Burghill Hidage - Lyng; Clay Tobacco Pipes from Bath; Excavations at Gatcombe; Bridgwater Court of Record, etc.






  225. Somersetshire Archaeological Society PROCEEDINGS OF THE SOMERSET ARCHAEOLOGY AND NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY Volume 113, 1968/69. Illusts, 129 + 43 page article on Somerset Barrows, original card covers, ink note and name to top cover, frontis spotty. Taunton: 1969. £8.00
    * Includes articles:- Cannington Hill Fort; 1801 Crop Returns for Somerset; John Oldmixon of Bridgwater 1717-30, etc.






  226. Somersetshire Archaeological Society PROCEEDINGS OF THE SOMERSET ARCHAEOLOGY AND NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY Volume 114, 1969/70. Illusts, 140pp, original card covers. Taunton: 1970. £8.00
    * Includes articles:- Roman Villa at Whatley Combe, Nunney; Cruck-roofed Buildings in Somerset; Glastonbury Estates a Study in Tax Evasion; Salt Industry at Puriton; Somerset Parochial Clegy, 1373-404, etc.






  227. Somersetshire Archaeological Society PROCEEDINGS OF THE SOMERSET ARCHAEOLOGY AND NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY Volume 117, 1972/3. Illusts, 123pp, original card covers, ink note to top cover, top cover partly waterstained, internally sound. Taunton: 1973. £8.00
    * Includes articles:- Megalithic Tomb at Fromefield; Cairn at Court Hill, Tickenham; Cheddar Vicarage; Somerset Crucks; Cannington Almshouses, etc.






  228. Somersetshire Archaeological Society PROCEEDINGS OF THE SOMERSET ARCHAEOLOGY AND NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY Volume 122, 1977/78. Illusts, 181pp, original card covers, name and ink note to top cover, title-page and rear endpaper slightly spotty. Taunton: 1978. £8.00
    * Includes articles:- Gardens and Earthworks at Hardington and Low Ham; Strip Lynches of South Cadbury; Quakers in Chard; Land Use on Exmoor, etc.






  229. Somersetshire Archaeological Society PROCEEDINGS OF THE SOMERSET ARCHAEOLOGY AND NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY Volume 124, 1980. Illusts, micro-fiche in pocket at rear, 188pp, original card covers, name to top cover, title-page and rear endpaper spotty. Taunton: 1981. £8.00
    * Includes articles:- Excavations at Combe Hay; Some Hawkers of Somerset; Fortified Manor House at Newton St. Loe; Excavations at Farleigh Hungerford; Adelar of Bath and the Astrolabe, etc.






  230. Somersetshire Archaeological Society PROCEEDINGS OF THE SOMERSET ARCHAEOLOGY AND NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY Volume 125, 1981. Illusts, 144pp, original card covers, name and ink note to top cover, rear endpaper spotty. Taunton: 1981. £8.00
    * Includes articles:- Dunster Castle; Great House and Two Lanes in Wells; Destruction of Catcott Chapel at the Reformation, etc.






  231. Somersetshire Archaeological Society PROCEEDINGS OF THE SOMERSET ARCHAEOLOGY AND NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY Volume 126, 1981/2. Illusts, micro-fiche in pocket at rear, 166pp, original card covers, name and ink note to top cover. Taunton: 1983. £8.00
    * Includes articles:- Man at Cheddar 11-10,000 Years Ago; Excavations at Silver Street, Glastonbury; Deserted Farm in the Brendon Hills; Peel, Disraeli and the 1835 Taunton By-Election; Medieval Chapel in Southover in Wells, etc.






  232. Somersetshire Archaeological Society PROCEEDINGS OF THE SOMERSET ARCHAEOLOGY AND NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY Volume 129, 1985. Illusts, 196pp, original card covers. Taunton: 1987. £8.00
    * Includes articles:- Excavations on the Mound, Glastonbury; Excavations at Churchfields, Ansford, 1975-78; Whitmores and the Manor of Keynsham; Class and Politics in the Somerset Coalfield, 1890-1914; Wood Warblers in the Forest, etc.






  233. Somersetshire Archaeological Society PROCEEDINGS OF THE SOMERSET ARCHAEOLOGY AND NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY VOLUME 137. Proceedings for 1993. Illusts, 279pp, original pictorial card covers. Taunton: 1994. £8.00
    * Includes articles:- Somerset Woodlands; Industrial Site at Wookey; Bath Priory; Two Sheila-Na-Gigs at Stoke-sub-Hamdon; Excavations at Maidenbrook Farm, Cheddon Fitzpaine; Excavations at Charterhouse on Mendip, etc.






  234. Somersetshire Archaeological Society PROCEEDINGS OF THE SOMERSET ARCHAEOLOGY AND NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY VOLUME 139. Proceedings for 1995. Illusts, 251pp, original pictorial card covers. Taunton Castle: 1996. £8.00
    * Includes articles:- Stocklinch Magdalen Church; Ilchester to Odcombe Pipeline; South Cadbury; Excavations at Benedict Street, Glastonbury; Resident Gentry of Somerset, 1502; Romano-British Building at Seavington St. Mary, etc.






  235. Somersetshire Archaeological Society PROCEEDINGS OF THE SOMERSET ARCHAEOLOGY AND NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY VOLUME 141. Proceedings for 1997. Illusts, 239pp, original wraps. Taunton Castle: 1998. £8.00
    * Includes articles:- French Emigres at Bath; Somerset County M.P.'s 1832-1885; Leigh Court, Thomas Hopper and Pythouse; Bishop's Palace at Wookey; Ilchester Archaeology; Two Lions at Milborne Port, etc.






  236. Somerset Eastern Division THE SOMERSET ELECTORAL REGISTER EASTERN DIVISION 1832. iv + 180pp, original card covers, very rubbed to head of spine. Originally published 1832. Reprinted S.A. & M.J. Raymond, Exeter: 1996. £6.00





  237. Somerset Parish Registers, edited by W.P.W. Phillimore and Douglas LL. Hayward. SOMERSET PARISH REGISTERS. MARRIAGES. Volume 1. 159pp, original cloth, light splash marks to top board, some spotting to endpapers. Limited to 150 copies. Issued to the Subscribers by Phillimore & Co. Ltd. 1898. £40.00
    * Marriages celebrated in each Parish from the first entry up to the year 1812. Contains the Parishes of Aller, Charlton Adam, Charlton Mackrell, High Ham, Huish Episcopi, Kingsdon, Long Sutton, Muchelney, Northover, and Langport.






  238. Somerset Parish Registers, edited by W.P.W. Phillimore and E.H. Bates. SOMERSET PARISH REGISTERS. MARRIAGES. Volume 4. 159pp, original cloth. Limited to 150 copies. Issued to the Subscribers by Phillimore & Co. Ltd. 1902. £35.00
    * Marriages celebrated in each Parish from the first entry usually up to the year 1812. Contains the Parishes of Ashill (up to 1815), Ile Brewers, Beer Crocombe, Ilton (up to 1811), Whitestaunton (up to 1811), Stocklinch Magdalen (up to 1776), Stocklinch Ottersey, Barrington, Shepton Beauchamp, Buckland St. Mary, Wraxall, Packington, and Swell.






  239. Somerset Parish Registers, edited by W.P.W. Phillimore and H.W. Seager. SOMERSET PARISH REGISTERS. MARRIAGES. Volume 8. vi + 150pp, few spots to original cloth, occasional light foxing. Limited to 150 copies. Issued to the Subscribers by Phillimore & Co. Ltd. 1906. £35.00
    * Marriages celebrated in each Parish from the first entry up to the year 1812. Contains the Parishes of Hill Farrance, Heathfield, Thorne Faulcon, West Monkton, Ruishton, West Buckland, Cothelstone, Ash Priors, Norton Fitzwarren, Cheddon Fitzpaine, Langford Budville, and Nynehead.






  240. Somerset Parish Registers, edited by W.P.W. Phillimore and H.W. Seager. SOMERSET PARISH REGISTERS. MARRIAGES. Volume 9. 160pp, original cloth, some foxing to a few pages at the front and rear. Limited to 150 copies. Issued to the Subscribers by Phillimore & Co. Ltd. 1907. £45.00
    * Marriages celebrated in each Parish from the first entry. Contains the Parish of Taunton, St. Mary Magdalene, Part I. 1158-1728.






  241. Somerset Parish Registers, edited by W.P.W. Phillimore, H.W. Seager and E.H. Bates. SOMERSET PARISH REGISTERS. MARRIAGES. Volume 10. 158pp, original cloth. Limited to 150 copies. Issued to the Subscribers by Phillimore & Co. Ltd. 1907. £45.00
    * Marriages celebrated in each Parish from the first entry up to the year 1812. Contains the Parishes of Taunton, St. Mary's (concluded), Bishop's Hull, and Halse.






  242. Somerset Parish Registers edited by H.W. Seager. SOMERSET PARISH REGISTERS. MARRIAGES. Volume 15. 181pp, original cloth. Limited to 150 copies. Issued to the Subscribers by Phillimore and Co., Ltd. 1915. £40.00
    * Contains the Parish of Taunton St. James. 1610-1837.






  243. Somerset Western Division THE SOMERSET ELECTORAL REGISTER WESTERN DIVISION 1832. iv + 176pp, original card covers. Originally published 1832. Reprinted S.A. & M.J. Raymond, Exeter: 1996. £9.00





  244. Somerset Year Book, edited by Douglas Macmillan. SOMERSET YEAR BOOK 1925. No XXIV. Illusts, adverts, original printed wraps, small portion missing from foot of spine. Society of Somerset Folk, 1925. £10.00
    * Includes articles:- Old Stones of Bruton; Glastonbury Museum; Mendip Brass Band; Chilton Cantelo; Bath; Battle of Sedgemoor; Clevedon, etc.






  245. Somerset Year Book, edited by Douglas Macmillan SOMERSET YEAR BOOK. 1927. No 26. Illusts, adverts, 128pp, original printed wraps. Society of Somerset Folk, 1927. £8.00
    * Includes articles:- Exmoor Red Deer; Quantocks; Somerset Place Names; Baltonsborough; Monmouth in Somerset, etc.






  246. Somerset Year Book SOMERSET YEAR BOOK. 1932. No 31. Illusts, adverts, 132pp, original printed wraps, short tear to top wrap. Society of Somerset Folk, 1932. £12.00
    * Includes articles:- Combe Sydenham; Geological History of Somerset; John Locke; Whatley; William Wallwyn - Parish Warden, Kilmersdon, etc.






  247. Spa Committee of Bath City Council BATH The Georgian City. Official Guide Book 1965. Illusts, adverts, folding plan, 96pp, original pictorial card covers, spine slightly darkened. Spa Committee of Bath City Council, 1965. £4.00





  248. Spencer (Joseph Houghton) WILTON REGISTERS 1558 to 1837. A Copy of the Registers of the Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials at the Church of St. George, in the Parish of Wilton, adjoining Taunton.... Transcribed from the Originals. xiv + (2) + 343pp, untrimmed and loose in the original cloth, outer hinges partly split, tears to front endpaper, and last leaf. LIMITED TO 200 NUMBERED COPIES. Taunton: Barnicott and Son, 1890 £25.00





  249. Stacy (N.E) HENRY OF BLOIS AND THE LORDSHIP OF GLASTONBURY. 33pp, original wraps. Oxford University Press, February 1999. £4.00
    * Article contained in The English Historical Review vol. 114, No 455.






  250. Stevens Cox (J) AN ILCHESTER MISCELLANY.. Ilchester Historical Monograph, No 10. Illusts pages numbered 215-267, sm 8vo, original wraps. This is just 1 of 10 monographs which Cox issued, combined they formed 'A History of Ilchester'. This copy contains the prelims to the 'History.' Published by the Author, Ilchester: 1958. £12.00





  251. Stevens Cox (J), editor SOMERSET DIALECT POEMS The Somerset Man's Complaint. 17thC. and Doctor Cox: a Blanscue. Early 19thC. 12pp, 12mo, original printed wraps. The Toucan press, Guernsey: 1970. £4.00





  252. Stoate (T.L), transcribed by TREBOROUGH AND WITHYCOMBE Parish Registers. (iv) + 78pp, 4to, original pictorial wraps. Somerset and Dorset Family History Society, 1996. £10.00





  253. Storer (B) SEDGEMOOR: Its History and Natural History. Numerous illusts, diagrams and maps, dustwrapper. David & Charles, Newton Abbot: 1972. £12.00





  254. Street (James) "THE MYNSTER OF THE ILE"; Or, the Story of the Ancient Parish of Ilminster, the one Royal Peculiar in the County of Somerset. With large folding map, 11 plates, 400 + 8 pages of index, roy 8vo, untrimmed in later cloth, occasional foxing. Taunton: H. Abrahams, and Ilminster: Chapple and Son, 1904. £160.00
    * In the original prospectus, of which we have a copy, it states only 400 copies were printed, of which 150 were bound, and 250 were issued in parts. This copy looks like it was bound from the original parts.






  255. Strickland (Keith V) ROBERT GILLO'S SOMERSET. Views from a commercial photographer's pattern book of the 1870's. Illusts, 32pp, oblong pictorial card covers. Redcliffe Press Ltd., 1988. £5.00





  256. Stuart-Menteath (T) THE LAND OF BRITAIN. The Report of The Land Utilisation Survey of Britain. Part 86 SOMERSET. Large folding map, textual diagrams, 141pp, 4to, original printed wraps, slightly rubbed and spotty, rear outer hinge partly split, lacks 1" hinge from foot of spine. London: Geographical Publications, 1938. £12.00





  257. Symons (Katherine E) THE GRAMMAR SCHOOL OF KING EDWARD VI. BATH, and its Ancient Foundation. Plates, 372 + 4 + 6 + 28 + 6pp, original cloth, lightly rubbed and partly faded, short splits to outer hinges at head of spine. J. Grant Melluish and Maurice G. Melluish, Bath: 1934. £18.00





  258. Taunton Markets THE TAUNTON TOWN AND MARKET ACTS. Printed by Order of the Trustees from the Original Acts. xi + (iii) + 75pp, original qtr cloth, printed paper boards, front inner hinge weak, few spots to boards. Taunton: Edwin Goodman, Printer, 29 North Street. 1878. £35.00
    * Reprints the four Acts of Parliament relating to Taunton Markets which were originally published in 1786, 1817, 1833 and 1840.






  259. Taylor (M.J), editor THE STORY OF SOMERTON. Compiled by members of the Somerton Women's Institute. With 23 illusts, 3 maps one of which is double-page, 91pp, roy 8vo, original cloth boards, titled and with an illustration pasted onto the top board. (1953) £18.00





  260. Taylor (Rev. C.S) NORTHERN BRANCH OF THE SOMERSET ARCHAEOLOGICAL AND NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY. Paper on their District comprised in that of the Long Ashton Rural District Council from the Romans down to the Reformation. 16pp, lacks wraps. Bristol: J.W. Arrowsmith, 1904. £5.00





  261. Thompson (Beatrice Hamilton) GLASTONBURY Truth and Fiction. 22pp, original printed wraps, short nick to head of spine. London and Oxford: A.R. Mowbray, 1930. £8.00





  262. Thornicroft (L.B) THE DOONES in fact, fiction and picture. Illusts, map, 64pp, original printed wraps, top wrap slightly creased. Fifth edition, The Cider Press, South Molton: 1971. £4.00





  263. Thornycroft (L.B) THE STORY OF THE DOONES In Fact, Fiction and Photo. Illusts, 108pp, oblong 8vo, illusts, large folding map, original printed wraps. Third impression, Barnicotts Limited, The Wessex Press, Taunton: 1943. £5.00





  264. Torrens (Hugh) THE EVOLUTION OF A FAMILY FIRM: Stothert and Pitt of Bath. Illusts, 86pp, original pictorial card covers, ex-lib with label and small stamp to title-page, and number cellotaped to top cover, few spots to title-page. Stothert & Pitt Ltd, Bath: 1978. £9.00





  265. Toulmin (Joshua) and Savage (James) HISTORY OF TAUNTON, In the County of Somerset. Originally written by the late Joshua Toulmin. A New Edition, Greatly Enlarged and brought down to the Present Time, by James Savage. With an engraved frontis, folding plate, xxiv + 608pp, untrimmed in later cloth, frontis partly waterstained, plate foxed, page edges browned. Taunton: John Poole, 1822. £35.00





  266. Toulson (Shirley) THE MENDIP HILLS. A Threatened Landscape. Plates, maps, xix + 170pp, dustwrapper. London: Victor Gollancz, 1984. £8.00





  267. Tratman (E.K) THE PRIDDY CIRCLES, MENDIP, SOMERSET, HENGE MONUMENTS. Folding table, plans 2 of which are folding, sections, 6 plates, pages numbered 97-125, complete, original printed wraps, top wrap slightly creased and faded, ex-lib. with number cellotaped to top wrap, and with number and stamp to first leaf, and stamp to last leaf. Offprint from Proceedings of the University of Bristol Spelaeological Society, 1967. £4.00





  268. Treharne (R.F) THE GLASTONBURY LEGENDS. Plates, viii + 135pp, original pictorial card covers, paper slightly browned to edges. Sphere Books, London: 1975. £6.00





  269. Turner (A.H) LEPIDOPTERA OF SOMERSET. Folding map, 188 + 7 page Index, map contained in pocket at rear, later cloth, ex-ref. lib. with label to front pastedown and stamp to verso of title-page, few marks to cloth. Printed for the Somerset Archaeological & Natural History Soc. 1955. £15.00





  270. Turner (Edward) WESTON SUPER MARE Official Guide. Folding map, coloured and black and white illusts, adverts, 116pp, original pictorial card covers. Borough Council of Weston-super-Mare: 1963. £8.00





  271. Underdown (David) THE ILCHESTER ELECTION, February 1646. Pages numbered 40-51, complete, original card covers. Reprinted from the Proceedings of the Somersetshire Archaeological and Natural History Society, 1966. £4.00





  272. University of Bristol Extra-Mural Studies SOMERSET HISTORICAL STUDIES. 83pp, small 4to, original wraps, Bristol University label to verso of top wrap, and signs where another removed. University of Bristol Department of Extra-Mural Studies, 1969. £10.00
    * Subjects include:- Gawbridge Mill, Kingsbury Episcopi; Agriculture at Langford Budville; Somerset Mills; Mayors of Taunton 1677-1700; William Hook of Crowcombe, Parish Constable; Medical Practice in Eighteenth Century Wells, etc.






  273. Victoria History, edited by William Page THE VICTORIA HISTORY OF THE COUNTY OF SOMERSET. Volume One. Maps, plates, textual illustrations, xxv + 537pp, 4to, original cloth, rubbed, slightly chipped to head and foot of spine, some marks to top board, inner hinges pulled, Bristol University labels to front endpapers, inner hinges pulled, crude tape repairs to one inner margin of prelim and last leaf. First edition, Archibald Constable, London: 1906. £30.00
    * Includes chapters on Natural History; Botany; Zoology; Early Man; Roman-British Somerset; And Anglo-Saxon Somerset.






  274. Victoria County History, edited by R.W. Dunning A HISTORY OF THE COUNTY OF SOMERSET. Volume 4. Maps, plates, textual illustrations, xx + 266pp. small folio, dustwrapper, bookplate to front pastedown. Oxford University Press, 1978. £55.00
    * Includes:- Crewkerne Hundred; Martock Hundred; South Petherton Hundred.






  275. Wadmore (Rev. J.A.W) SUPPLEMENT TO THE BARROW GURNEY HISTORY. With 2 plates, 39 + 34pp index which covers the both parts, original wraps. Somersetshire Archaeological and Natural History Society. J.W. Arrowsmith, Bristol: 1902. £14.00
    * Five leaves of the index are duplicated.






  276. Walters (Cuming) BYGONE SOMERSET Illusts, 235pp, original cloth, occasional spotting. London: William Andrews and Co., 1897. £20.00
    * Includes chapters on 'Taunton and the Bloody Assize,' 'Lead Mines of the Mendips', and 'Caves and Caverns of Somerset.'






  277. Ward, Lock & Co A PICTORIAL AND DESCRIPTIVE GUIDE TO BATH, With Historical Notes, Descriptions of the Baths.... Excursions to Cheddar, Wells, Glastonbury, Bristol, Frome, etc. Lacks plans, illusts, 216 + 32 + 50 pages of adverts, damp marks to rubbed and partly faded original cloth boards, short split to rear outer hinge. Entirely New Edition, London: Ward, Lock & Co., c.190- £5.00





  278. Ward, Lock & Co GUIDE TO BATH, Cheddar, Wells, Glastonbury, Etc. Lacks plans, illusts, 160 + 10 pages of adverts, few small marks to slightly rubbed and faded original cloth boards. Eleventh Edition - Revised, London: Ward, Lock & Co., c.194- £5.00





  279. Warner (Sylvia Townsend) SOMERSET. Drawings by Kirkland Jamieson. Vision of England Series. Plates, drawings, folding map, 88pp, original cloth, lacks dustwrapper, endpapers slightly discoloured, few small marks to cloth. First edition, Paul Elek, London: 1949. £10.00





  280. Watson (W.G. Willis) A CHRONOLOGICAL HISTORY OF SOMERSET (Part One and Two). Somerset Folk Series Nos 21 and 22. Folding frontis, 304pp, original cloth. London: Folk Press, 1925. £18.00





  281. Watson (W.G. Willis) THE LAND OF SUMMER. Somerset Folk Series No 2. Frontis, 83 + (3)pp, original limp leather. London: Somerset Folk Press, 1921. £12.00





  282. Webb (Adrian J) THE 1601 AND 1628 SUBSIDY RETURNS FOR SOUTH SOMERSET. vi + 47pp, 4to, original wraps. Harry Galloway, 1993. £10.00





  283. Webb (Hedley Vicars) NATURE RAMBLES IN SOMERSET. Somerset Folk Series No 10. Frontis, illusts, 98 + (3)pp, original wraps, couple of small marks to top wrap. London: Somerset Folk Press, 1925. £10.00





  284. Wedlake (A.L) OLD WATCHET, WILLITON and around. Watchet - Donifor - Williton - Old Cleeve and neighbouring places. A pictorial record of the last hundred years.... Illusts, map, 76pp, original pictorial card covers, edges of covers slightly rubbed, crease to top corner of top wrap. The Exmoor Press, Dulverton: 1984. £6.00





  285. Wells REPORT ON THE CORPORATION OF WELLS, (Somersetshire.) Title and pages numbered 1364-1374, complete, extracted from a larger work, folio, disbound. House of Commons, London: (1835) £14.00
    * Sections of the Report cover:- History; Courts; Corporate Body; Police; Revenue, etc.






  286. Whittock (Martyn) WALKING SOMERSET HISTORY. The Complete Guide. Maps, illusts, some in colour, 119pp, original pictorial card covers. The Dovecote Press, Wimborne: 1995. £8.00





  287. Wickenden (H.J) THE HISTORY OF TAUNTON. Illusts, 186pp, original cloth. E. Goodman, Taunton: 1938. £14.00





  288. Williams (Robin & Romey) WEST COUNTRY LANDSCAPES. THE MENDIPS Illusts, maps, 175pp, original pictorial card covers. Ex Libris Press, Bradford on Avon: 1996. £8.00





  289. Williams (W.J) and Stoddart (D.M) BATH - SOME ENCOUNTERS WITH SCIENCE. 110pp, laminated boards. Kingsmead Press, Bath: 1978. £14.00
    * Includes chapters on :- William Smith and Bath Geology; William and Caroline Herschel; Hot Mineral Springs, etc.






  290. Wilson and Phillips, publisher WHO'S WHO IN SOMERSET. 232pp, untrimmed in the original cloth, edges rubbed, outer hinges partly split, spine faded. Numbered Limited Edition. Wilson & Phillips, Hereford: 1934. £12.00





  291. Wilson (W.A) COLEOPTERA OF SOMERSET. 165 + (vii)pp, original wraps. Printed for the Somerset Archaeological & Natural History Soc. 1958. £12.00





  292. Winbolt (S.E) SOMERSET. With 8 pages of coloured maps, 152 + 7 pages of publishers adverts, sm 8vo, paperback with slightly rubbed dustwrapper, small stain to fore-edge. Penguin Books, Harmondsworth: 1939. £4.00





  293. Wincanton WINCANTON UNION. Financial Statement shewing the Sums of Money Received and Expended by the Board of Guardians, and Rural District Council, On Account of the several Parishes in the Union, During the Year ended 31st March, 1928. Folding table, 36pp, original printed wraps, lightly creased, staples slightly rusty. Wincanton: Latchman's Printing Works, 1928. £8.00





  294. Winstanley (R.L), editor THE ANSFORD DIARY OF JAMES WOODFORDE. Volume 1. 1761-63. 86 + xxpp, 4to, cloth backed paper wraps. The Parson Woodforde Society, 1977. £12.00





  295. Worthy (David) A QUANTOCK TRAGEDY The Walford Murder of 1789. Illusts, map, 56pp, original pictorial card covers. Second edition, The Friarn Press, Over Stowey: 2004. £10.00





  296. Wyatt (Monica) 100 YEARS IN SOMERSET Illusts, 120pp, original pictorial card covers, note in ink to verso of front cover. Bossiney Books, Bodmin: 1986. £8.00





  297. Young (Ruth) MRS CHAPMAN'S PORTRAIT. A Beauty of the 18th Century. With 3 plates, xii + 158pp, original qtr cloth, paper boards, paper label to top board, boards partly faded. Bath: The George Gregory Bookstore, 1926. £12.00
    * Written by her great great grand daughter.





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