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    Bristol





  1. Bettey (Joseph) THE FIRST HISTORIANS OF BRISTOL: WILLIAM BARRETT AND SAMUEL SEYER. With 4 plates, double-page map, 24pp, original printed card covers, top cover partly faded. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, The University, Bristol: 2003. £5.00





  2. Briggs (Daniel) THE BRISTOL POST OFFICE IN THE AGE OF ROWLAND HILL 1837-1864. Illusts, 22pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1983. £4.00





  3. Bristol & Avon Family History Society BRISTOL MARRIAGES 1800-1837. Part Seven. Bedminster. Illusts, 208pp, original printed card covers. Bristol & Avon Family History Society, 1991. £15.00





  4. Bristol Naturalists' Society, edited by A.E. Frey PROCEEDINGS OF THE BRISTOL NATURALISTS' SOCIETY, 1989. Volume 49. With maps, illusts and diagrams in the text, 80pp, original printed card covers. Printed for the Society. Bristol: Grenfell Printing, 1991. £5.00
    * Includes:- Small Mammals in Avon; Early Ordovician Trilobite Beltella, etc.






  5. Britton (John) THE HISTORY AND ANTIQUITIES OF THE ABBEY, AND CATHEDRAL CHURCH, of Bristol: Illustrated by a Series of Engravings of Views, Elevations, Plans, and Details of that Edifice; with Biographical Anecdotes of Eminent Persons connected with the Establishment. With 12 engraved plates and plans, and 2 textual illusts, viii + 74pp, 4to, early cloth, label on spine, corners slightly rubbed. London: M.A. Nattali, 1836. £70.00





  6. Burgess (Clive) THE PARISH CHURCH AND THE LAITY IN LATE MEDIEVAL BRISTOL. Illusts, 22pp, original pictorial card covers. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1992. £5.00





  7. Burgess (Clive), editor THE PRE-REFORMATION RECORDS OF ALL SAINTS' BRISTOL: PART I. l + 150pp, original cloth. Volume 46. Bristol Record Society. 1995. £15.00





  8. Cave (Charles Henry) HISTORY OF BANKING IN BRISTOL From 1750 to 1899. With frontis and 84 plates, pedigrees, xvii + 292pp, includes the list of subscribers, 4to, untrimmed in the original cloth, few small marks to covers, 1" portion torn from head of spine. Limited edition of 300 numbered copies. With the name of one of the original subscribers to front endpaper. Privately Printed Bristol: W. Crofton Hemmons, 1899. £135.00 --- See sample text
    * Includes chapters on the following banks:- Miles; Harford; Ames, Cave & Co; Stuckey; Wilts and Dorset; Bristol and West of England; Bristol Tolzey, etc. etc.






  9. Chilcott (J), publisher CHILCOTT'S DESCRIPTIVE HISTORY OF BRISTOL, Ancient and Modern; or a Guide to Bristol, Clifton & the Hotwells with topographical notices of the neighbourhood villages etc. With two folding plans and a folding map, frontis, 2 plates, one of which is folding, and with textual engravings, 396pp, original cloth boards partly faded, lacks spine, early ownership name and date to title-page. Seventh Edition With Additions and Corrections. Bristol: J. Chilcott, (1846) £35.00





  10. Chubb (James) THE BRISTOL JOURNAL OF JAMES CHUBB. 44pp, original wraps. New Room Booklets No 8. 1988. £6.00
    * 'It tells the story of his childhood in Cornwall, his becoming a Methodist his life as an Officer of Excise in South Wales and Bristol....in the second half of the 18th Century.'






  11. Cottle (Basil) ST. MARY REDCLIFFE Bristol. Plates, plan, 28pp, original wraps. Printed by Mardon, Son & Hall, Ltd., Reprinted, Bristol: January, 1962. £4.00





  12. [Dallaway (J)] William Wyrcestre Redivivus NOTICES OF ANCIENT CHURCH ARCHITECTURE, IN THE FIFTEENTH CENTURY IN BRISTOL. With Hints for Practicable Restoration. With 1 engraved plate and a few textual illusts, 33pp, 4to, early qtr roan, marbled boards, with the original illustrated card cover bound in, plate spotty and off-set. Bristol: Printed by J.M. Gutch. 1823. £40.00





  13. Lane (John Tremayne), and others CITY OF BRISTOL. ABSTRACT OF ACCOUNTS 1912-1913. ix + 90 + 92 + 160 + 19, small 4to, original qtr cloth, paper boards, boards water stained, slightly affecting a few leaves to front and rear, boards rubbed and lacking most of the paper from the top board, rear outer hinge partly split. Henry Hill, Bristol: 1913. £15.00
    * Lists names of police in receipt of pensions or allowances.






  14. Large (David) and Round (Frances) PUBLIC HEALTH IN MID-VICTORIAN BRISTOL. Illusts, 23pp, original printed card covers, partly faded. Bristol Branch of the Historical Association, 1974. £4.00





  15. Laws (G.E) THE ANCIENT CHURCHES OF BRISTOL. Illusts, adverts, 42pp, 12mo, original illustrated wraps. Second edition, T. & W. Goulding, Bristol: 1918. £5.00





  16. Leighton (Wilfrid) ENDOWED CHARITY IN BRISTOL AND GLOUCESTERSHIRE. 20pp, original wraps. Reprinted from the Transactions of the Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society 1946-7-8. £4.00





  17. Mallory (Keith) THE BRISTOL HOUSE. Illusts, 96pp, original pictorial card covers. Redcliffe Press, Bristol: 1985. £6.00





  18. Manson (Michael) 'RIOT!' The Bristol Bridge Massacre of 1793. 107pp, original printed card covers. Past and Present Press, Bristol: 1997. £5.00





  19. Reid (W.N) and Hicks (W.E) LEADING EVENTS IN THE HISTORY OF THE PORT OF BRISTOL. Folding plan, 129 + 29pp of adverts, 12mo, original cloth, inner hinges weak. Reprinted by permission from The Western Daily Press, Bristol: (1877). £18.00





  20. Sampson (Walter Adam) THE LIFE OF THE REV. THOMAS WHITE D.D. With an Account of the Temple Hospital, Bristol and Sion College, London. With a frontis and one other plate, 88pp, 12mo, original cloth, ex-lib. with label to front pastedown, and signs where label removed from foot of spine. Bristol: J.W. Arrowsmith, Ltd., 1912. £8.00





  21. Whitson (John) EXTRACTS FROM THE LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT OF JOHN WHITSON Alderman of the City of Bristol. 7pp, original printed wraps. Everard, Bristol: 1911. £4.00


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    Cornwall





  22. Bannister (Rev. John) GLOSSARY OF CORNISH NAMES, Ancient & Modern, Local, Family, Personal &c. 20,000 Celtic & other names now or formerly in use in Cornwall.... xx + 212pp. Includes 2pp list of Subscribers, original cloth, cloth to head of spine chipped, few small spots to covers, 3 ownership names to front endpaper. Edinburgh: Williams and Norgate, Truro: Netherton, Dedication leaf dated. 1871. £85.00





  23. Baron (Frank) CORNISH YARNS. A Companion Book to Matha Madder. 88pp, original pictorial card covers. Penzance: John W. Saudry, (1953) £5.00
    * Dialect stories.






  24. Barton (D.B) A GUIDE TO THE MINES OF WEST CORNWALL. Illusts, maps, 50 + (2)pp, sm 8vo, original pictorial card covers. slightly rubbed to edges. First edition, D. Bradford Barton, Truro: 1963. £5.00





  25. Barton (D.B) ESSAYS IN CORNISH MINING HISTORY. Illusts, 2 volumes, 198 + (2)pp and 176pp, few short tears to slightly rubbed dustwrappers. First editions, D. Bradford Barton Ltd., Truro: 1968 and 1971. £18.00





  26. Bishop (George) A PARISH ALBUM OF CALLINGTON Numerous illusts, 2 plans, including one folding panorama, 203pp, small folio, original card covers. Colombian Press, Plymouth: 1988. £32.00





  27. Bizley (Maurice H) FRIENDLY RETREAT. The Story of a Parish. Illusts, 194pp, few marks and spots to the original cloth, partly faded, name to front endpaper. First edition. Netherton and Worth. Truro: Preface dated 1955. £25.00 --- See sample text
    * Concerns the Parish of St. Agnes.






  28. Bourne (F.W) BILLY BRAY. The King's Son. Compiled largely from his own Memoranda. 124pp, 12mo, couple of short tears to dustwrapper. The Epworth Press, London: 1962. £4.00





  29. Bowden (Tom) CORNWALL Britain in Old Photographs. Illusts, map, 157 + (2)pp, dustwrapper. Sutton Publishing Ltd., Stroud: 2001. £7.00





  30. Cornwall Record Office PARISH POOR LAW RECORDS. Handlist No. 4. With nine facsimiles, 20pp, 4to, original printed covers, cloth spine. Cornwall Record Office, Revised Edition, 1993. £4.00





  31. Dearman (W.R), Freshney (E.C), and others THE NORTH COAST OF CORNWALL FROM BUDE TO TINTAGEL. No 10. Geologists' Association Guides. Text maps, diagrams, 42pp, original printed wraps. Geologists' Association, Colchester: 1970. £5.00





  32. Dixon (Rev. H.H). Kerslake (Rev. C.G) and Atchley (M.H.N.C) THE STORY OF PARISH CHURCH OF MANACCAN. 8pp, original pictorial card covers. Revised, 1996. £4.00





  33. Hamilton-Jenkin (A.K) THE CORNISH MINER. An account of his life above and underground from earliest times. Illusts, 351pp, original cloth, some spotting to cloth, some discoloration to spine, small marks to front endpaper. First edition, George Allen & Unwin, London: 1927. £12.00





  34. Ivey (W.F) A DICTIONARY OF CORNISH DIALECT WORDS. Including a Glossary of Cornish Names. 72 pages, original card covers are slightly soiled, some spots one leaf at front and rear. Helston Printers, 1976. £8.00





  35. Kelly's KELLY'S DIRECTORY OF CORNWALL 1883. With folding map, pages numbered 799-1194 + 132 pages of adverts, lacks 3 leaves, i.e. pages 1083-1084, and 1155-1158, a few pages have some entries crossed out in crayon, map has a tear to inner margin, and short split to one fold, few small spots to later cloth. London: Kelly and Co. 1883. £85.00
    * Extracted from a larger work.






  36. Maber (Richard) and Tregoning (Angela), editors KILVERT'S CORNISH DIARY. Journal No 4, 1870 from July 19th to August 6th Cornwall. Illusts, 137pp, oblong 8vo, original pictorial card covers. Alison Hodge, Penzance: 1989. £8.00





  37. Maker (Lawrence) COB AND MOORSTONE. The curious history of some Methodist Churches. Frontis, 94pp, original cloth, lacks front endpaper. London: The Epworth Press, 1935. £14.00





  38. Mining Association and Institute of Cornwall TRANSACTIONS OF THE MINING ASSOCIATION AND INSTITUTE OF CORNWALL. Volume 2. Part 2. 85 + xi + (2)pp, wraps and spine partly faded and chipped. Published by the Society, Camborne: 1889. £15.00
    * Includes articles on Globes Mill at Dolcoath; Steam Boilers; Dr Angus Smith's Methods of Testing Air, etc.






  39. Morrison (T.A) CORNWALL'S CENTRAL MINES: THE NORTHERN DISTRICT 1810 - 1895. Illusts, diagrams, viii + 392pp, original cloth, lacks diustwrapper. Penzance: Alison Hodge, 1980. £18.00
    * Detailed study of the mines in the areas of Tolgus Downs, Pool, and Roskear-Roscroggan.






  40. Newton (Jill) WORDS FROM A CORNISH VILLAGE. The Parish of St. Keverne. Illusts, 77pp, original pictorial card covers. Helston Printers, 1981. £6.00





  41. Noall (Cyril) BOTALLACK Illusts, 170pp, lacks dustwrapper, original cloth. First edition. Truro: Bradford Barton, 1972. £15.00





  42. Old Cornwall OLD CORNWALL MAGAZINE Volume 2. No. 11. 44 + (2)pp, original printed wraps. Issued by Federation of Old Cornwall Societies. Summer, 1936. £4.00
    * Includes articles:- Parentage of Dorothy Pentreath; Reminiscences of St. Ives; Domesday Book and East Cornwall, etc.






  43. Old Cornwall OLD CORNWALL MAGAZINE Volume 4. No. 7. Frontis, pages numbered 217-260, complete, original printed wraps. Issued by Federation of Old Cornwall Societies. Summer, 1948. £4.00
    * Includes articles:- Cornish Mathematicians; Canon Doble; Peter Sandry; Harris of Kenegie, etc.






  44. Old Cornwall OLD CORNWALL MAGAZINE Volume 4. No. 12. Facsimile, pages numbered 437-480, complete, original printed wraps. Issued by Federation of Old Cornwall Societies. Winter, 1951. £4.00
    * Includes articles:- Richard Trevithick's visit to Peru; Sir John Trelawney; Cornish Prophecies; Camborne, etc.






  45. Old Cornwall OLD CORNWALL MAGAZINE Volume 6. No. 10. Map, illusts, pages numbered 431-478, complete, original printed wraps. Issued by Federation of Old Cornwall Societies. Spring, 1966. £4.00
    * Includes articles:- Liskeard in 1753; Goonhilly and its Fortresses; St. Breock; James Gibbs the Elder of St. Goran; St. Day and Gwennap, etc.






  46. Old Cornwall OLD CORNWALL MAGAZINE Volume 9. Part 8 only of 12. Illusts, original wraps. Issued by Federation of Old Cornwall Societies. Spring 1983. £4.00
    * Includes articles:- Huguenots at Looe; Part 2 of Wightwick's Architectural Works in Cornwall; Weeks St. Mary Circuit, etc.






  47. Old Cornwall OLD CORNWALL MAGAZINE Volume 10. No. 1. Map, plans, illusts, 52pp, original printed wraps. Issued by Federation of Old Cornwall Societies. Autumn, 1985. £4.00
    * Includes articles:- St. Agnes Beacon Raised Beach; Launceston Priory 1126-1539; History of Probus School; Milestones from Callington to Launceston, etc.






  48. Old Cornwall OLD CORNWALL MAGAZINE Volume 10. No. 10. Illusts, pages numbered 469-520, complete, original printed wraps. Issued by Federation of Old Cornwall Societies. Spring, 1990. £4.00
    * Includes articles:- Old Water-Mills of Hayle; William Bodrugan, Soldier and Knight; Cornish Dialect, etc.






  49. Old Cornwall OLD CORNWALL MAGAZINE Volume 10. No. 11. Illusts, pages numbered 521-572, complete, original printed wraps. Issued by Federation of Old Cornwall Societies. Autumn, 1990. £4.00
    * Includes articles:- Walk Round my Parish (Wadebridge); Cornish Language; Education at Falmouth; Excavation at Crift Farm, Lanlivery, Bodmin, etc.






  50. Old Cornwall OLD CORNWALL MAGAZINE Special Edition to mark anniversary of St. Ives Old Conwall Society iv + 44pp, original pictorial card covers. Issued by Federation of Old Cornwall Societies. June 1990. £6.00
    * 'This is a reprint of first ever copy of "Old Cornwall... ' Includes articles:- Cornish Mines and Miners; Cornish Family Mottoes, etc.






  51. Osborne (J. Arthur) and Thomas (David H) VICTORIAN AND EDWARDIAN CAMBORNE Through the "Eyes" of the Camera 1850-1920. Illusts, 48pp, oblong 8vo, original pictorial card covers. J. Arthur Osborne, Camborne: 1986. £5.00





  52. Page (W), editor THE HISTORY OF THE COUNTY OF CORNWALL. Part 8. The Domesday Survey for Cornwall. Introduction, Text and Index. Double-page map, pages numbered 45-113, original paper wraps partly faded, later cloth spine, some foxing. London: Victoria History. 1924. £18.00





  53. Payton (Philip J) THE CORNISH MINER IN AUSTRALIA. (Cousin Jack Down Under). Illusts, xi + 242pp, dustwrapper. Dyllansow Truran, Trewirgie: 1984. £25.00





  54. Peter (Richard) and (Otho Bathurst) THE HISTORIES OF LAUNCESTON AND DUNHEVED, in the County of Cornwall. Illusts., and folding maps, vi + (ii) + 423pp, few marks to partly faded original cloth, short split to head of rear outer hinge, inner hinges cracked and weak, ex-lib. with number to base of spine, label to front pastedown, and stamp and numbers to verso of title-page. First edition, Plymouth: W. Brendon, 1885. £40.00





  55. Rawe (Donald R) A PROSPECT of CORNWALL. Illusts, 222pp, dustwrapper. First Edition, Robert Hale, London: 1986. £7.00





  56. Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. SIXTY-NINTH ANNUAL REPORT of The Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. 1901. Frontis, folding diagram, lacks wraps. Falmouth: Cornish Echo & Lake & Co, Truro: Heard and Sons, 1901. £10.00
    * Includes articles:- Artificial Culture of Oysters and Lobsters, etc.






  57. Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. SEVENTY-EIGHTH ANNUAL REPORT of The Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. New Series. Volume 1, Part 3 - 1911. Plates, original wraps, spine darkened and slightly chipped at head and foot. Penryn: F. Chegwidden, 1911. £12.00
    * Includes articles:- Mining Industry of Western Australia; Cornwall and Brittany; Macro-Lepidoptera of Falmouth and District, etc.






  58. Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. EIGHTY-FIRST ANNUAL REPORT of The Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. New Series. Volume 2. Part 3 - 1914. Plates, lacks lower wrap, top wrap torn loose and ragged. Camborne: Camborne Printing and Stationery Co. Ltd., 1914. £15.00
    * Includes articles:- Carvings of St. Michael's Mount; Governors of St. Mawes, Castle, etc.






  59. Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. EIGHTY-FOURTH ANNUAL REPORT of The Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. New Series. Volume 3. Part III - 1917. Plates, original wraps, few short tears and a hole top top wrap not affecting text. Plymouth: William Brendon, 1917. £10.00
    * Includes articles:- Irish Immigration into Cornwall, etc.






  60. Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. EIGHTY-SEVENTH ANNUAL REPORT. New Series Volume 4. Part III - 1920. Plates, lacks top wrap and spine, corner torn from lower margin of slightly creased frontis, few short tears to title-page. Falmouth: J.H. Lake, 1920. £12.00
    * Includes articles:- Dukes and Earls of Cornwall; Origin of the Cost Book System, etc.






  61. Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. NINETY-THIRD ANNUAL REPORT. New Series Volume V. Part IV - 1926. illusts, original printed wraps, staples slightly rusty. Camborne: 1926. £15.00
    * Includes:- Mining Coinage of Cornwall; Boulton and Watt in Cornwall; Augustus John Smith, etc.






  62. Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. ONE HUNDRED AND FIRST ANNUAL REPORT of The Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. New Series Volume 8. Part II - 1935. Plates, original wraps, top wrap, spine and margins of first few leaves partly discoloured. Truro: Netherton and Worth, 1935. £10.00
    * Includes articles:- Cornwall's Part in Ceramic History; Minor Foundaries in Cornwall; Ancient Mining Districts of Cornwall, etc.






  63. Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. ONE HUNDRED AND EIGHTEENTH ANNUAL REPORT of The Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society 1951. Original wraps, name to top wrap, staples slightly rusty. Camborne: Camborne Printing & Stationery Co. Ltd., 1951. £4.00





  64. Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. ONE HUNDRED AND TWENTY-SECOND ANNUAL REPORT of The Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society 1955. Plate, original wraps, name in ink to top wrap. Camborne: Camborne Printing & Stationery Co. Ltd., 1955. £5.00
    * Includes articles:- Falconry in Cornwall; Archaeology in Cornwall, etc.






  65. Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. ONE HUNDRED AND TWENTY-THIRD ANNUAL REPORT of The Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society 1956. Original wraps, name in ink to top wrap, staples slightly rusty. Falmouth: J.H. Lake & Stationery Co. Ltd., 1956. £6.00
    * Includes articles:- Slate Monuments in Cornwall; Golden Manor, Probus; Falmouth Opera Singers, etc.






  66. Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. 135th ANNUAL REPORT of The Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society 1968/9. 38pp, original wraps. Earles Press, Redruth: 1969. £5.00





  67. Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. 137th ANNUAL REPORT of The Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society 1970. 32pp, original wraps. Earles Press, Redruth: 1970. £4.00





  68. Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. 138th ANNUAL REPORT of The Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society 1971. 36pp, original wraps. Earles Press, Redruth: 1971. £5.00





  69. Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society. 139th ANNUAL REPORT of The Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society 1972-3. 40pp, original wraps. Earles Press, Redruth: 1973. £4.00





  70. Shaw (Thomas) A HISTORY OF CORNISH METHODISM. Plates, 145 + (iii)pp adverts, dustwrapper protected in loose plastic sleeve. Truro: D. Bradford Barton, 1967. £25.00





  71. Tangye (Michael) CARN BREA. A Brief History and Guide. Illusts, 70pp, original pictorial card covers, name to verso of top cover, small portion of heather, presumably from Carn Brea, taped to half-title. Dylansow Truran, Redruth: 1981. £9.00





  72. Thomas (Janet) "THE WHEELS WENT AROUND" The Story of Camborne town. Illusts, map, 111pp, original pictorial card covers. Dyllansow Truran, Redruth: 1987. £12.00





  73. Thompson (E.V) DISCOVERING BODMIN MOOR. Illusts, map, 104pp, original pictorial card covers. Bossiney Books, St. Teath: 1980. £4.00





  74. Thorn (Caroline & Frank), editors DOMESDAY BOOK. CORNWALL. With 3 maps, 140pp, original card covers. Phillimore, Chichester: 1979. £8.00





  75. Thorne (Patrick) BREAGE AND ST. BREACA'S CHURCH. Illusts, 30pp, original pictorial card covers. Breaca Vooks, Breage: 1996. £6.00





  76. Todd (A.C) and Laws (Peter) THE INDUSTRIAL ARCHAEOLOGY OF CORNWALL. With plates and textual illusts, 288pp, dustwrapper, marks to edges of dustwrapper, page edges browned. First edition. David and Charles. Newton Abbot: 1972. £12.00





  77. Todd (Alan) THE PARISH CHURCH OF ST. SITHNEY. Illusts, 23pp, original pictorial card covers. Reprinted, 1998. £4.00





  78. Todd (Arthur Cecil) THE CORNISH MINER IN AMERICA The Contribution to the Mining History of the United States by emigrant Cornish miners - the men called Cousin Jacks. Plates, 5 maps, 279pp, dustwrapper protected in a stuck on transparent plastic film, some spotting to fore-edges, otherwise clean. First edition, D. Bradford, Barton, Truro: 1967. £22.00





  79. Trevithick Society THE TREVITHICK SOCIETY NEWSLETTER. No 50. August 1985. Illusts, 8pp, sm folio, stapled, few ink underlinings. 1985. £4.00
    * Includes articles on Crofton Pumping Station; Barrel Mine Stack, etc.






  80. Trevithick Society THE TREVITHICK SOCIETY NEWSLETTER. No 51. November 1985. Illusts, 8pp, sm folio, stapled, few ink underlinings. 1985. £4.00
    * Includes articles on Powder Magazine at Mount Ambrose; Boulton and Watt rotative Engine, etc.






  81. Trevithick Society THE TREVITHICK SOCIETY NEWSLETTER. No 54. August 1986. Illusts, 4pp, sm folio, stapled. 1986. £4.00
    * Includes articles on Geevor; Pumping engine site Nailsea, Somerset, etc.






  82. Trevithick Society THE TREVITHICK SOCIETY NEWSLETTER. No 56. February 1987. Illusts, 14pp, original card covers. 1987. £4.00
    * Includes articles on Remains of Minions - Caradon; 'Great Eastern' and the Atlantic telegraph, etc.






  83. Trevithick Society JOURNAL OF THE TREVITHICK SOCIETY No 3. 1975. Illusts, 78pp, original pictorial card covers. Trevithick Society, Cornwall: 1975. £8.00
    * Includes articles:- Iron in the Cornish Industrial Revolution; Cornish Industrial Literature, Cornish Beam Engine, etc.






  84. Trounson (J.H) and Bullen (L.J) MINING IN CORNWALL. Volume One: The Central District. Illusts, 128pp, original pictorial card covers. Tempus, Stroud: 1999. £8.00
    * Includes:- Great Condurrow, Dolcoath, Cook's Kitchen, Carn Brea, Tincroft, East Pool and Agar.






  85. Vivian (John) TALES OF THE CORNISH SMUGGLERS. Illusts, 48pp, original pictorial card covers. Reprinted, Tor Mark Press, Redruth: 1997. £4.00





  86. Vivian (Lt-Col J.L) VISITATIONS OF CORNWALL, comprising the Heralds' Visitations of 1530, 1573 and 1620. With additions. iv + 672 + (1) page 'Supplementary Addenda and Corrigenda', 4to, original qtr morocco, cloth boards, spine slightly rubbed to edges, some spotting to prelims. Exeter: William Pollard, 1887. £500.00





  87. West Looe REPORT ON THE BOROUGH OF WEST LOOE. Title + pages numbered 538-542, complete, extracted from a larger work, folio, disbound, pages loose. House of Commons, London: 1835. £15.00
    * Sections of the Report cover:- History; Courts; Corporate Body; Police; Revenue, etc.



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    Devon





  88. Amery (John S) THE ACCOUNTS OF THE RECEIVER OF THE CORPORATION OF TOTNES IN THE YEAR 1554-5. 10pp, lacks lower wrap. Reprinted from the Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 1880. £4.00





  89. Bishop (Herbert E) and Prideaux (Edith K) THE BUILDING OF THE CATHEDRAL OF ST. PETER IN EXETER. Illusts, 2 folding plans, 186pp, untrimmed in the original buckram, few small spots to covers. First edition, Exeter: James G. Commin, 1922. £40.00





  90. Bray (Mrs) COURTENAY OF WALREDDON. Volume 1 of 3 only. 294pp, ex-lib., qtr morocco, library style binding, occasional stamp, private bookplate to front pastedown. First edition, London: Richard Bentley, 1844. £6.00
    * A novel set in Devon during the English Civil War. Mrs Anna Eliza Bray was the wife of Edward Bray, the vicar of Tavistock.






  91. Capern (Edward), Rural Postman of Bideford POEMS. xii + 215pp, original cloth, partly faded, slightly chipped to head and foot of spine, lacks front endpaper, private library label to front pastedown. Second Edition, with Additions. London: David Bogue, 1856. £20.00





  92. Chapple (William) A REVIEW OF PART OF RISDON'S SURVEY OF DEVON; Containing the General Description of that County; with Corrections, Annotations and Additions. iv + vii list of subscribers + 1-116 and 125-144pp, pages 117-124 were omitted in pagination, 4to, uncut recent qtr cloth, paper boards, paper label on spine. Exeter: Printed and Sold by R. Thorn in Fore-Street. 1785. £80.00





  93. Clarke (Kate M) RECORDS OF ST. NICHOLAS' PRIORY, EXETER. 14pp, lacks wraps. Reprinted from the Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 1912. £4.00





  94. Cooper (Thomas Henry) A GUIDE CONTAINING A SHORT HISTORICAL SKETCH OF LYNTON and other Places Adjacent in North Devon, including Ilfracombe. With a copy of the folding map tipped in, a folding pedigree, 5 vignette steel engravings, folding pedigree, xvi + 114pp, 12mo, original cloth, new spine, and endpapers. London: John Russell Smith, Barnstaple: G.J. Jenvey, Lynton: W. Richardson, c.1853. £35.00





  95. Cresswell (Beatrix F) EXETER CHURCHES. Notes on the History Fabrics and Features of Interest in the Churches of the Deanery of Christianity Devon. With 36 plates, 224pp, disbound. Exeter: James G. Commin. 1908. £16.00





  96. Daw (John) REMINISCENCES OF SIR JOHN DAW covering the period 1866-1957. Illusts, 84pp, original cloth boards, slightly marked. Printed for Private Circulation. 1957. £20.00
    * Presentation inscription from the author on front endpaper, and with a signed letter from him tipped in.






  97. Duncan (Alexander G.) THE LONG BRIDGE OF BIDEFORD and Bideford under the Restored Monarchy. Frontis, 70pp, some damp stains to lower edges of original cloth. Reprinted from Transactions of Devonshire Association, Bideford: 1930. £8.00





  98. Greeves (Tom) TIN MINES AND MINERS OF DARTMOOR. A Photographic Record. Illusts, maps, 86pp, original pictorial card covers. Devon Books, Exeter: 1986. £9.00





  99. Hamilton Jenkin (A.K) MINES OF DEVON. Volume 1: The Southern Area. Illusts, textual maps, 154pp, partly faded dustwrapper. David & Charles, Newton Abbot: 1974. £22.00





  100. Harris (J. Henry) MY DEVONSHIRE BOOK. "In the Land of Junket and Cream." With 31 plates, 174 + pages of publishers adverts, original cloth, couple of small nicks to fore-edge of cloth of rear board. First edition, Plymouth: Western Morning News, 1907. £15.00





  101. Harvey (Hazel) DISCOVERING EXETER. No 6. West of the River. Plans, illusts, 48pp, oblong 8vo, original pictorial card covers. Exeter Civic Society, 1989. £4.00





  102. Hemyock Registers, transcribed by A.J.P. Skinner. THE REGISTER OF BAPTISMS, MARRIAGES AND BURIALS OF THE PARISH OF HEMYOCK, Devon, 1635 - 1837. With the Bishops Transcripts for the Years 1602, 1606, 1609, 1610, 1611, 1617, 1625, 1626, 1633, 1636, and a List of the Rectors and Chaplain Priests. 255pp, lacks title, prelims, and index, later unlettered cloth, ex-lib. with labels to endpapers, stamp to top board. Exeter: The Devon and Cornwall Record Society, 1923. £60.00





  103. Hingeston-Randolph (Rev. F.C) THE REGISTERS OF WALTER BRONESCOMBE, (A.D. 1257 - 1280). and PETER QUIVIL (A.D. 1280 - 1291). Bishop of Exeter. With some Records of the Episcopate of Bishop Thomas de Bytton (A.D. 1292 - 1307); also the Taxation of Pope Nicholas IV. (A.D. 1291 - (Diocese of Exeter). With 2 folding facsimiles and 1 other plate, xxxviii + 504pp, original cloth, slightly rubbed to edges, few spots to frontis, inner hinges slightly pulled, few short tears to head of spine. With the armorial bookplate of R.S. Ferguson, Chancellor of Carlisle. London: George Bell and Sons, Exeter: Henry S. Eland, 1889. £40.00





  104. Joce (T.J) EXETER ROADS AND STREETS. Pages numbered 121-133, complete, original wraps. Reprinted from the Transactions of the Devonshire Association, 1943. £5.00





  105. Joce (T.J) THE EXETER AND DARTMOUTH ROAD. Folding map, 8pp, original wraps. Reprinted from the Transactions of the Devonshire Association, 1912. £8.00





  106. King (R.J) FIRST REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE ON DEVONSHIRE FOLK-LORE. 10pp, original printed wraps. Reprinted from the Transactions of the Devonshire Association, 1876. £4.00





  107. Kittridge (Alan) STEAMERS & FERRIES OF THE RIVER TAMAR & THREE TOWNS DISTRICT. Numerous illusts, 160pp, dustwrapper. Twelveheads Press, Truro: 2003. £15.00





  108. Lamplugh (Lois) BARNSTAPLE Town on the Taw. Plates, textual illusts, roy 8vo, xv + 174pp, dustwrapper. Phillimore, Chichester: 1983. £18.00





  109. Lega Weekes (Ethel) COUNTY ARMAMENTS IN DEVON IN THE SIXTEENTH CENTURY. 17pp, original printed wraps. Reprinted from the Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 1909. £6.00
    * This is a short analysis of the county's preparedness to defend itself.






  110. Lega Weekes (Ethel) GALLANT BOWERS Frontis, pages numbered 237-248, complete, original printed wraps. Reprinted from the Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 1929. £4.00





  111. Pemberton (Clive) THE ORIGIN AND STORY OF KENTS CAVERN. With a Descriptive Tour of the Caves. Illusts, some in colour, folding plan and folding chart, 24pp, original decorative paper wraps. Buckley & Sons, Torquay: c.1950 £6.00





  112. Portman (D) EXETER HOUSES 1400 - 1700. With 39 plates, and 20 textual illusts, x + 133pp, roy 8vo, few short tears to dustwrapper. University of Exeter: 1966. £20.00 --- See sample text





  113. Radford (Arthur Locke) ANDREW AND NICHOLAS TREMAYNE 11pp, lacks wraps. Reprinted from the Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 1898. £4.00





  114. Radford (Cecily) EARLY DRAMA IN EXETER. Pages numbered 361-370, original wraps. Reprinted from the Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 1935. £4.00





  115. Radford (Mrs G.H) THOMAS LARKHAM. 52pp, lacks wraps. Reprinted from the Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 1892. £4.00





  116. Raymond (Stuart A) DEVON A Genealogical Bibliography Volume 2, Devon Family Histories and Pedigrees. 80pp, original printed card covers, ex-lib with stamp, with label tipped to title-page, and small labels to foot of top cover. First edition, S.A. & M.J. Raymond, 1990. £4.00





  117. Reichel (Rev. O.J) THE CHURCH AND THE HUNDREDS IN DEVON. Pages numbered 331-342, complete, original printed wraps. Reprinted from Transactions of Devonshire Association, 1939. £4.00





  118. Reichel (Rev. Oswald J) THE HUNDREDS OF HEMYOCK AND HALBERTON IN EARLY TIMES. The Devonshire Association. Extra Volume. 31pp, original printed wraps. Exeter: Southwoods (Exeter), Ltd. 1929. £18.00





  119. Reichel (Rev. Oswald J) THE HUNDRED OF STANBOROUGH OR DIPPEFORDA IN THE TIME OF TESTA DE NEVIL, A.D. 1243. A Supplement to Testa De Nevil. Index to Two Papers on Stanborough Hundred. Pages numbered 169-218pp, original printed wraps. Reprinted from Transactions of Devonshire Association, 1913. £18.00





  120. Rogers (W.H. Hamilton) THE SEPULCHRAL EFFIGIES IN THE PARISH CHURCHES OF NORTH DEVON. Illustrated with 19 plates and numerous illusts in the text, 193-542pp, complete, 4to, original cloth backed printed paper boards, few slight marks to covers. Printed by William Pollard, Exeter: 1877. £50.00
    * Forming Part II. Volume III. Second Series of Transactions of the Exeter Diocesan Architectural Society.






  121. Smith (Lorna) DEVON NEWSPAPERS A Finding List. 33pp, sm 8vo, original printed wraps. Standing Conference on Devon History, Exeter: 1973. £4.00





  122. Travis (John F) THE RISE OF THE DEVON SEASIDE RESORTS 1750-1900. With 8 plates, 5 maps, and 12 tables, 246pp, dustwrapper. University of Exeter Press, 1993. £38.00





  123. Ussher (W.A.E), and others THE GEOLOGY OF THE COUNTRY AROUND IVYBRIDGE AND MODBURY. Memoirs of the Geological Survey. England and Wales. Explanation of Sheet 349. With 4 plates, textual illusts, vi + 142pp, original printed wraps. First edition, London, H.M.S.O. 1912. £30.00





  124. Walters (W), editor TWISS AND SONS' ILLUSTRATED GUIDE TO ILFRACOMBE AND NORTH DEVON. Special Chapters by well-known Local Authorities. Illusts, with a folding map and a folding plan, 191 + 10 pages of adverts, sq 12mo, original cloth, titled on top board. Twiss and Sons, Ilfracombe: c.1892. £26.00
    * There is no list of the number of plans this work should contain. This copy has 'One Shilling Nett' on top board. We have encountered other copies which have identical text, and have 'Two Shilling Nett' on the top board which contain 2 more plans.






  125. Whale (Rev. T.W) FEES OF EARL HUGH DE COURTENAY. Pages numbered 318-336, complete, wraps partly faded, chipped at edges, and loose. Reprinted from the Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 1906. £4.00





  126. Worth (R. Hansford) RETAINING-CIRCLES ASSOCIATED WITH STONE ROWS, DARTMOOR. With 2 plates, diagrams in text, pages numbered 227-238, complete, original printed wraps. Reprinted from the Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 1941. £5.00


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  127. Ashley (Harry and Hugh) THE DORSET VILLAGE BOOK. Illusts, map, 224pp, original pictorial card covers New expanded edition, Countryside Books, Newbury: 2000. £6.00





  128. Barnes (William) A GLOSSARY OF THE DORSET DIALECT with a Grammar. vii + (i) + 124 + (1)pp, 103pp, 12mo, original card covers, light stain to rear cover. First published 1886. Second Edition. Toucan Press, Guernsey: 1970. £20.00





  129. Battrick (Jack), Lawson (Gail) BROWNSEA ISLANDER Maps, illusts, 175pp, roy 8vo, dustwrapper, stamp to title-page. Poole Historical Trust. 1978. £10.00





  130. Bournemouth Natural Science Society BOURNEMOUTH NATURAL SCIENCE PROCEEDINGS Jubilee Souvenir (1903-1953) Four illusts, 32pp, original card covers. Published by the Society, Bournemouth: 1953. £4.00





  131. Bournemouth Natural Science Society BOURNEMOUTH NATURAL SCIENCE PROCEEDINGS Volume 47. Session 1956-57. 48pp, original paper wraps, staples rusty. Published by the Society, Bournemouth: 1958. £4.00





  132. Bournemouth Natural Science Society BOURNEMOUTH NATURAL SCIENCE PROCEEDINGS Volume 48. Session 1957-58. 48pp, original paper wraps. Published by the Society, Bournemouth: 1958. £4.00





  133. Bournemouth Natural Science Society BOURNEMOUTH NATURAL SCIENCE PROCEEDINGS Volume 49. Session 1958-59. Double-page illust, 47pp, original paper wraps, name and address on top wrap. Published by the Society, Bournemouth: 1959. £4.00





  134. Bournemouth Natural Science Society BOURNEMOUTH NATURAL SCIENCE PROCEEDINGS Volume 52. Session 1961-62. Double page illust, 47pp, original paper wraps. Published by the Society, Bournemouth: 1959. £4.00





  135. Bournemouth Natural Science Society BOURNEMOUTH NATURAL SCIENCE PROCEEDINGS Volume 54. Session 1963-64. 44pp, original paper wraps. Published by the Society, Bournemouth: 1965. £4.00





  136. Collins (Vere H) TALKS WITH THOMAS HARDY AT MAX GATE 1920-1922. xvipp, 85pp, 12mo, original card covers. Toucan Press, Guernsey: 1971. £8.00





  137. Cooper (Lettice Ashley) TWO 17th CENTURY DORSET INVENTORIES. Frontis, 24pp, small folio, original printed wraps. Publication No 5 of The Dorset Record Society, Dorchester: 1974. £8.00





  138. Davies (G.M) THE DORSET COAST. A Geological Guide. With 14 photographs, and 33 figures. vii + 128pp, slightly torn dustwrapper. Second edition, Adam and Charles Black, London: 1964. £9.00





  139. Dorset Charities ABSTRACT OF THE RETURNS OF CHARITABLE DONATIONS for the Benefit of Poor Persons, Made by the Ministers and Churchwardens of the Several Parishes and Townships in England and Wales. 1786 - 1788. The Dorset section, folio, loose and unbound, 36pp. Ruled in columns:- Name of Hundred, Names of the Persons who Gave the Charity, When Given, Whether by Will or Deed, Description of the Charity, and for what Purpose given, Whether in Land or Money, In Whom Now Vested, Gross Amount, Annual Produce of the Money, Clear Annual Produce of that given in Land, and Observations. 1816. £30.00
    * Not in Mayo's Bibliotheca Dorsetiensis.






  140. Dorset Natural History and Archaeological Society, edited by C.W.H. Dicker PROCEEDINGS OF THE DORSET NATURAL HISTORY AND ARCHAEOLOGICAL FIELD CLUB. Volume 32. With illusts, lxxvi + 251pp, original cloth, occasional light foxing. Dorchester: Dorset County Chronicle. 1911. £20.00
    * Includes articles:- Saxon Saints at Wimborne; Dorchester Gallows; Sir George Somers; Memorial Brasses of Dorset; Calendar of Dorset Deeds, etc.






  141. Good (Ronald) THE OLD ROADS OF DORSET (new enlarged edition). With twenty-two maps. 4to, 166pp, original cloth, cover slightly warped. Horace G. Commin. Bournemouth: 1966. £18.00





  142. Irvine (Peter) VICTORIAN AND EDWARDIAN DORSET from Old Photographs. With 143 illusts, roy 8vo, original pictorial card covers. B.T. Batsford, London: 1977. £5.00





  143. Knott (Olive) and Rogers (Raymond) PICTORIAL HISTORY OF STURMINSTER NEWTON. Illusts, 56pp, 12mo, original pictorial card covers, ownership name and address to title-page. Dorset Publishing Co., Milborne Port: 1973. £5.00





  144. Knott (Olive) DOWN DORSET WAY. Illusts, 74pp, 12mo, card covers with pictorial dustwrapper. Longmans (Dorchester) Ltd., at the Friary Press, Dorchester: 1954. £10.00





  145. Masters and Boys of Sherborne School A GUIDE TO THE NEIGHBOURHOOD OF SHERBORNE AND YEOVIL. With 8 plates and a folding map in pocket at rear, (8) pages of adverts, xi + (1) + 125 + (8) pages of adverts, original cloth, 12mo, few small spots to cloth. Sherborne School Archaeological Society, Sherborne: 1925. £16.00





  146. Roper (John) FORDE ABBEY, Near Chard, Somerset An Illustrated Survey of the Former Cistercian Monastery Now the Dorset Home Of the Roper Family. Plan, map, illusts, 31pp, oblong 8vo, original pictorial card covers, rear cover slightly creased. English Life Publications, 1968. £6.00





  147. Smith (H.O) H.O. PIONEER AND APOSTLE OF PHOTOTYPESETTING. The memoirs of H.O. Smith. Illusts, 99pp, original cloth, stamp to verso of title-page, presentation inscription from the author on the title-page. The Dorset Press, Dorchester: 1998. £12.00
    * Smith was born and went to school in Dorchester.



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  148. Austin (Roland) PHILIP JONES OF CIRENCESTER. Pages numbered 145-153, complete, original printed wraps. Reprinted from the Transactions of the Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society, 1922. £5.00





  149. Baddeley (W. St. Clair) HISTORY OF THE CHURCH OF ST. MARY, AT PAINSWICK. With 11 plates, vii + (1) + 70pp, sm 4to, original buckram, stitching broken, almost loose in case, water stain to top board, internally clean. Exeter: William Pollard and Co. Ltd., 1902. £20.00





  150. Bax (Clifford) W.G. GRACE With four plates. 64pp, original cloth, inscription on front endpaper. First edition, Phoenix House, London: 1952. £8.00





  151. Bennett (James) THE HISTORY OF TEWKESBURY. With 10 illusts, 456pp, early full calf, raised bands, spine gilt tooled, crudely recased, resulting in a gap between spine and boards, later endpapers, covers rubbed, signs where tape were once in place across spine to hold it in place, some foxing, early name to title-page. Tewkesbury: Printed by James Bennett. 1830. £65.00
    * The list of subscribers accounts for 305 copies.






  152. Bigland (Ralph), Brian Frith, editor HISTORICAL, MONUMENTAL AND GENEALOGICAL COLLECTIONS RELATIVE TO THE COUNTY OF GLOUCESTER. Part 3. Naunton - Twining. Illusts, xii + 889-1363pp. Reproduced in reduced facsimile, with new appendices, personal-name, and place-name indexes. Dustwrapper. Gloucestershire Record Series, 1992. £20.00





  153. Bigland (Ralph), Brian Frith, editor HISTORICAL, MONUMENTAL AND GENEALOGICAL COLLECTIONS RELATIVE TO THE COUNTY OF GLOUCESTER. Part 4. Uley - Yate. Introduction and Indexes. xxvii + 1365-1818pp. Reproduced in reduced facsimile, with new appendices, personal-name, and place-name indexes. Dustwrapper. Gloucestershire Record Series, 1995. £20.00





  154. Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society, edited by H.S. Gracie TRANSACTIONS OF THE BRISTOL AND GLOUCESTERSHIRE ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY FOR 1965. Volume 84. Illusts, 226pp, roy 8vo, original wraps. Cheltenham: Printed for the Society by John Bellows, 1966. £8.00
    * Includes articles:- Tracy of Toddington Manor; The Daubenys; Sir Edward Greville III, of Milcote; 17th Century Token Issues, etc.






  155. Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society, edited by H.S. Gracie TRANSACTIONS OF THE BRISTOL AND GLOUCESTERSHIRE ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY FOR 1966. Volume 85. Illusts, folding plates and folding pedigree, 258pp, roy 8vo, original wraps. top corners bruised. Cheltenham: Printed for the Society by John Bellows, 1967. £6.00
    * Includes articles:- Cordwainers' Society of Tewkesbury; Manor of Yate; The Daubenys; Bledisloe Excavation, 1964; Upton, Gloucestershire, 1959-1964, etc.






  156. Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society, edited by H.S. Gracie TRANSACTIONS OF THE BRISTOL AND GLOUCESTERSHIRE ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY FOR 1970. Volume 89. Illusts, 223pp, roy 8vo, original wraps. Cheltenham: Printed for the Society by Norman Brothers, 1971. £6.00
    * Includes articles:- Gloucestershire Grammar Schools; Shirehampton 1851 census; John Desborough; John Trevisa; Berkeley Churches; Henry Ryder; Whitelaw & Stirrat Turbines at Frocester Court, etc.






  157. Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society, edited by H.S. Gracie TRANSACTIONS OF THE BRISTOL AND GLOUCESTERSHIRE ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY FOR 1971. Volume 90. Illusts, 255pp, original wraps. Cheltenham: Printed for the Society by Norman Brothers, 1972. £8.00
    * Includes articles:- Leckhampton Hill; Parsonage Field, Cirencester; Deerhurst Church; Jemmy Wood's Journal; Kemerton Church; Beginnings of Protestantism in Glos., etc.






  158. Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society TRANSACTIONS OF THE BRISTOL AND GLOUCESTERSHIRE ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY FOR 1980. Volume 98. Illusts, 225pp, original wraps. Gloucester: 1981. £7.00
    * Includes articles:- Romano-British Site at Wycomb; Medieval Monastic Estate of Frocester; Oxford Movement at Stinchcombe, etc.






  159. Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society TRANSACTIONS OF THE BRISTOL AND GLOUCESTERSHIRE ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY FOR 1984. Volume 102. Illusts, 256pp, original wraps. Gloucester: 1984. £7.00
    * Includes articles:- Portway Roman Site; Gloucester Castle; Upton Medieval Village; Richard Champion and the Society of Friends, etc.






  160. Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society TRANSACTIONS OF THE BRISTOL AND GLOUCESTERSHIRE ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY FOR 1985. Volume 103. Illusts, 264pp, original wraps. Gloucester: 1985. £7.00
    * Includes articles:- Gloucestershire Endowed Schools; Gloucester after the Black Death; North Street, Winchcombe; Neolithic and Bronze Age settlement in northern Cotswolds, etc.






  161. Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society TRANSACTIONS OF THE BRISTOL AND GLOUCESTERSHIRE ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY FOR 1987. Volume 105. Illusts, 283pp, original wraps. Gloucester: 1987. £7.00
    * Includes articles:- Weston-sub-Edge Coin Hoard; Little Aston Medieval Village; Excavation at Hillesley; Sea-Mills, Excavations, etc.






  162. Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society, George C. Boon editor TRANSACTIONS OF THE BRISTOL AND GLOUCESTERSHIRE ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY FOR 1992. Volume 110. Illusts, 272pp, roy 8vo, original wraps. Published for the Society by Alan Sutton, 1993. £7.00
    * Includes articles:- Hannah More; Gloucester's Civil War Trades and Industries; Mill at Woolaston; Tewkesbury Abbey; Church in Berkeley, etc.






  163. Chubb (T) A DESCRIPTIVE CATALOGUE OF THE PRINTED MAPS OF GLOUCESTERSHIRE 1577-1911. With Biographical Notes. With 12 plates, 238 + 15 + 7pp, original printed wraps. Printed for the Bristol & Gloucestershire Archaeological Society. Bristol: J.W. Arrowsmith, 1912. £75.00





  164. Crawley-Boevey (Arthur W) THE 'PERVERSE WIDOW' BEING PASSAGES FROM THE LIFE OF CATHERINE WIFE OF WILLIAM BOEVEY ESQ. of Flaxley Abbey in the County of Glos. With Genealogical Notes on that Family and others connected therewith. Photographic & other plates, xvi + 365pp, 4to, original cloth, slightly rubbed, hand written letter from the author pasted to the front endpaper. London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1898. £160.00





  165. Darvill (Timothy) PREHISTORIC GLOUCESTERSHIRE. Illusts, diagrams, plans, viii + 216pp, original decorative card covers. Alan Sutton and Gloucestershire County Library, 1987. £12.00





  166. Elrington (C.R), editor ABSTRACTS OF FEET OF FINES RELATING TO GLOUCESTERSHIRE 1300-1359. Gloucestershire Record Series Volumes 20. xix + 228pp, dustwrapper. Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society, 2006. £25.00





  167. Gloucestershire Notes and Queries, edited by Rev. B.H. Blacker. GLOUCESTERSHIRE NOTES AND QUERIES. Volume 1. xvi + 475pp, contemporary half calf, lacks label on spine, cloth boards, covers rubbed, top outer hinge partly split, and weak. Wm. Kent, London: and others, 1881. £35.00
    * Includes articles:- Index to Monumental Inscriptions, Cheltenham; Tomes Family; Manor of Olpen; Longevity in Cheltenham; Notgrove Parish Church; Bathurst Family, etc






  168. Hart (Gwen) A HISTORY OF CHELTENHAM. With 16 plates, map and folding plan, xviii + 394pp, dustwrapper covered with a transparent plastic film. First edition, Leicester University Press, 1965. £12.00





  169. Johnson (Joan) TUDOR GLOUCESTERSHIRE. Illusts, viii + 184pp, original pictorial card covers. Alan Sutton and Gloucestershire County Library, 1985. £6.00





  170. Knowles (W.H) and Fullbrook-Leggatt (L.E.W.O) GLOUCESTER ROMAN RESEARCH COMMITTEE REPORT FOR 1934. Folding map, plates, illusts, Pages numbered 65-81, complete, original printed wraps. Reprinted from the Transactions of the Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society, 1934. £7.00





  171. Litzenberger (C.J), editor TEWKESBURY CHURCHWARDENS' ACCOUNT, 1563 - 1624. Gloucestershire Record Series Volume 7. xix + 163pp, dustwrapper. Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society, 1994. £25.00





  172. Powell (Geoffrey) THE BOOK OF CAMPDEN. History in Stone. Numerous illusts, cr 4to, 120pp, lacks dustwrapper. This copy seems to have been used to advise the printers on a new edition, note taped to front endpaper, subscribers list, information on verso of title-page and illust on half title scored through with pencil, Barracuda Books, Buckingham: 1982. £10.00





  173. Purnell (Frances) and Williams (Henry W) JUBILEE HISTORY of the Gloucester Co-operative and Industrial Society Limited. Illusts, xiv + 284pp, original cloth, partly faded, few marks to top board. Gloucester: John Jennings, 1910. £20.00





  174. Rudder (Samuel) A NEW HISTORY OF GLOUCESTERSHIRE, Comprising the Topography, Antiquities, Curiosities, Produce, Trade, and Manufactures of that County.... with a Copy of Domesday for Gloucestershire.... With a folding map, 16 engraved plates, mostly folding, and one engraving in the letterpress, xii + 854 + lxviiipp, folio, dustwrapper, page edges slightly tinged, inner hinges pulled and weak, rear of dustwrapper creased, and with a couple of sort tears. Limited edition of 350 numbered copies. Cirencester: 1779. Reprinted, Alan Sutton, Gloucester: 1986. £60.00
    * 'In this reprint the text has been reduced by 10 per cent.'






  175. Smith (Brian S), editor GLOUCESTERSHIRE HISTORICAL STUDIES 13. 63pp, small folio, original printed wraps. University of Bristol Department of Extra-Mural Studies, 1982. £12.00
    * Includes articles on Gloucester Quay 1780-1820; Charlton Kings Wills 1547-1553; Poor School, Gloucester; Nursing in the Gloucester Union Workhouse Hospital, etc.



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  176. Addison (Peter) AROUND COMBE DOWN. Illusts, maps, 152pp, original pictorial card covers. Millstream Books, Bath: 1998. £8.00





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





  178. Atkin (Brian) EXPLORING EXMOOR. Exploration made easy. Illusts, maps, 152pp, original pictorial card covers. Peninsula Press, Newton Abbot: 1998. £4.00





  179. Bailey (Derrick Sherwin) WELLS CATHEDRAL CHAPTER ACT BOOK 1666-83. xlv + 120pp, original cloth. Somerset Record Society. Volume 72. Printed for Subscribers. 1973. £10.00





  180. Binding (Hilary) & Pearce (Brian) EXMOOR VILLAGE. Celebrating the Enduring Landscape of Exmoor and its People Over Fifty Years. Illusts, 158pp, small 4to, dustwrapper. Exmoor Books, Dulverton: 2004. £8.00





  181. 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. £22.00





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





  183. Danks (Warwick), editor CLAVERTON PUMPING STATION (A Definitive Study) Illusts, 67pp, original pictorial card covers. Kennet and Avon Canal Trust, Devizes: (1984) £4.00





  184. Gregory (R.R.C) POEMS IN DIALECT. Frontis, 133 + (3)pp, 12mo, original printed wraps, crease to lower corner of top wrap, lacks half of spine. Somerset Folk Series No. 5, Somerset Folk Press, London: 1922. £4.00





  185. 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. £12.00





  186. 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. £65.00





  187. 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





  188. Huxtable (Norma) THE LAST WORD ON EXMOOR. 139pp, dustwrapper. Halsgrove, Tiverton: 2001. £8.00
    * '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.






  189. 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





  190. 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





  191. Mackie (John) DIALECT POEMS AND A PLAY. Frontis, 112pp, original wraps. Somerset Folk Series No 23, Folk Press Limited, London: 1925 £6.00





  192. Mayberry (Tom) and Binding (Hilary), editor SOMERSET The Millenium Book. Coloured and black and white plates, 144pp, small folio, dustwrapper. Somerset Books, Tiverton: 1999. £14.00





  193. Nott (Anthony) and Hasler (Joan), editor WELLS CONVOCATION ACTS BOOKS 1589-1665. Part 1: 1589-1629. 491pp, original cloth, ex-ref lib. with small stamps to front endpaper. Somerset Record Society, Volume 90. Taunton: 2004. £20.00





  194. Olivey (Hugh P) NORTH CURRY; Ancient Manor and Hundred. Notes on the History of three Parishes: North Curry, Stoke St. Gregory, West Hatch, contained therein. Illusts, folding table, xiv + 348pp, untrimmed in later cloth, alas spelt as 'Oliver' on the spine. LIMITED EDITION OF 250 NUMBERED COPIES. Taunton: Barnicott & Pearce, Athenaeum Press, 1901. £40.00





  195. 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.






  196. Parson Woodforde Society PARSON WOODFORDE SOCIETY QUARTERLY JOURNAL. Volume 2, No 1. Spring 1969. Illust, 24pp, original card covers. Spring, 1969. £4.00
    * Includes:- Nancy Woodforde, she was born in Ansford, Somerset, went to live with James Woodforde, her uncle at the Norfolk Parsonage at Weston Longville.






  197. 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).






  198. 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.






  199. 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).






  200. 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..






  201. Parson Woodforde Society PARSON WOODFORDE SOCIETY QUARTERLY JOURNAL. Volume 3, No 3. Autumn, 1970. Illust, plan, 29pp, original card covers. Autumn, 1970. £4.00
    * Includes:- Parson Woodforde's Norwich; Mary Linley of Bath.






  202. 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.






  203. 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.






  204. Parson Woodforde Society PARSON WOODFORDE SOCIETY QUARTERLY JOURNAL. Volume 7, No 2. Spring/Autumn 1974. Illust, 45pp, original card covers. Summer/Autumn, 1974. £4.00
    * Includes:- Henry Bathust and his family; Mr Pounsett and Edith Guppy.






  205. Parson Woodforde Society PARSON WOODFORDE SOCIETY QUARTERLY JOURNAL. Volume 7, No 3. Winter 1974. Illust, 48pp, original card covers. Winter, 1974. £4.00
    * Includes:- Woodforde's Music; Castle Cary in the 18th century.






  206. 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.






  207. Parson Woodforde Society PARSON WOODFORDE SOCIETY QUARTERLY JOURNAL. Volume 8, No 2. Autumn/Winter 1975. Illust, 52pp, original card covers. Autumn/Winter, 1975. £4.00
    * Includes:- The Girlings, Chronicles of a Farming Family (Norfolk); "Roubelles", Orange Grove, Bath.






  208. Parson Woodforde Society PARSON WOODFORDE SOCIETY QUARTERLY JOURNAL. Volume 9, No 1. Spring 1976. Illust, 44pp, original card covers. Spring, 1976. £4.00
    * Includes:- Weston Longville Church Bells; The Ansford Living and Ansford Parsonage.






  209. Parson Woodforde Society PARSON WOODFORDE SOCIETY QUARTERLY JOURNAL. Volume 9, No 2. Summer 1976. Illust, 39pp, original card covers. Summer, 1976. £4.00
    * Includes:- Inns of Cary and Ansford; Clandestine Marriages in Ansford Church.






  210. 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.






  211. Parson Woodforde Society PARSON WOODFORDE SOCIETY QUARTERLY JOURNAL. Volume 10, No 1. Spring 1977. Plan, 39pp, original card covers. Spring, 1977. £4.00
    * Includes:- Ashill Rectory, (Norfolk); Mattishall (Norfolk).






  212. 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.






  213. 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.






  214. 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. £5.00





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





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





  217. 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. £16.00





  218. 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.






  219. 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.






  220. 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.






  221. 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.






  222. Somersetshire Archaeological Society PROCEEDINGS OF THE SOMERSET ARCHAEOLOGY AND NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY Volume 115, 1970/71. Illusts, 137pp, original card covers, name and ink not to top cover. Taunton: 1972. £8.00
    * Includes articles:- 13th Century Building Accounts for Taunton Castle; Curing Chambers in Somerset; Steart Barn, Trull, etc.






  223. Somersetshire Archaeological Society PROCEEDINGS OF THE SOMERSET ARCHAEOLOGY AND NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY Volume 116, 1971/72. Illusts, 121pp, original card covers, few spots to top cover. Taunton: 1972. £8.00
    * Includes articles:- Roman Villa at Lufton, near Yeovil; Roman-British Villa at Brislington; Medieval Houses at Stocklinch; Corn Drying Kilns, etc.






  224. 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.






  225. Somersetshire Archaeological Society PROCEEDINGS OF THE SOMERSET ARCHAEOLOGY AND NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY Volume 118, 1973/4. Illusts, 64pp, original card covers, name to top cover. Taunton: 1974. £8.00
    * Includes articles:- Marston House; Castle House, Taunton Castle; Historical changes in River Patterns near Holford, etc.






  226. Somersetshire Archaeological Society PROCEEDINGS OF THE SOMERSET ARCHAEOLOGY AND NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY Volume 119, 1974/5. Illusts, 82pp, original card covers, name to top cover, title page slightly spotty. Taunton: 1975. £8.00
    * Includes articles:- Tudor Tavern, Fore Street, Taunton; Ilchester; Independent Congregations of Axminster and Chard, etc.






  227. 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.






  228. 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.






  229. 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.






  230. 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.






  231. Somersetshire Archaeological Society PROCEEDINGS OF THE SOMERSET ARCHAEOLOGY AND NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY Volume 127, 1983. Illusts, 147pp, original card covers. Taunton: 1984. £8.00
    * Includes articles:- Early Estates on the Poldens; Panborough Saxon Charter; Deserted Farmsteads on Exmoor and the Lay Subsidy of 1327; Sir John Choke of Long Ashton; Livestock Trade in the West Country in the 17th Century, etc.






  232. Somersetshire Archaeological Society PROCEEDINGS OF THE SOMERSET ARCHAEOLOGY AND NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY Volume 128, 1984. Illusts, 141pp, original card covers. Taunton: 1985. £8.00
    * Includes articles:- Duck Decoys in Somerset; Glaston Twelve Hides; Taunton Fair in the 17th century; Tracebridge, Stawley, etc.






  233. 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 £30.00





  234. 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. £5.00





  235. 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. £5.00





  236. 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.'






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





  238. 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





  239. 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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  240. Bracey (H.E) SOCIAL PROVISION IN RURAL WILTSHIRE. Frontis, tables, maps, 2 of which are coloured, diagrams, 204pp, ex-lib. with embossed stamp to title-page, torn and worn dustwrapper. Methuen and Co., 1952. £10.00





  241. Crowley (D.A), editor THE WILTSHIRE TAX LIST OF 1332. xxi + 188pp, original cloth. Impression of 500 Copies. Volume 45, Wiltshire Record Society, Trowbridge: 1989. £16.00





  242. Johnson (H.C), editor WILTSHIRE COUNTY RECORDS Minutes of Proceedings in Sessions 1563 and 1574 to 1592. xxviii + 246pp, original cloth. Impression of 250 Copies. Wiltshire Records Branch Volume 4. Devizes: 1949. £15.00
    * Includes 97 page index of persons and places.






  243. Kelly's KELLY'S DIRECTORY OF WILTSHIRE 1935. Lacks map, 31 (adverts) + xx + 437pp, original cloth, spine faded, rubbed to edges, short tear to front endpaper. London: Kelly's Directories Ltd, 1935. £60.00





  244. Murphy (W.P.D), editor THE EARL OF HERTFORD'S LIEUTENANCY PAPERS 1603 - 1612. Frontis, 235pp, original cloth. Impression of 400 copies. Wiltshire Records Branch Volume 23. Devizes: 1969. £12.00





  245. Rathbone (Maurice G), editor LIST OF WILTSHIRE BOROUGH RECORDS EARLIER IN DATE THAN 1836. xiii + 104pp, original cloth, partly faded. Impression of 300 Copies. Wiltshire Records Branch Volume 5. Devizes: 1951. £12.00





  246. Victoria County History. edited by E. Crittall THE VICTORIA HISTORY OF WILTSHIRE. Volume 9. Plates and illusts, xx + 220pp, small folio, light wear and short tear to dustwrapper, lacks most of front endpaper. First edition. Oxford University Press: 1970. £38.00
    * Covers the Kingsbridge Hundred, includes Swindon and the surrounding area.






  247. Wiltshire Archaeological and Natural History WILTSHIRE ARCHAEOLOGICAL AND NATURAL HISTORY MAGAZINE. Volume 17 No LI. Plates, pages numbered 255-366, original printed wraps, slightly ragged, with a few tears and partly soiled, lacks portions from head and foot of spine. Devizes: H.F. E. Bull, March, 1877. £6.00
    * Includes articles on Tavern Signs of Wiltshire; Vale of Warminster, etc.






  248. Wiltshire Archaeological and Natural History WILTSHIRE ARCHAEOLOGICAL AND NATURAL HISTORY MAGAZINE. Volume 24. No LXXII. Plates, pages numbered, 257-348 + lxvipp this being the Index to volumes 17-24, lacks wraps, short tear and couple of small portions missing from first leaf, couple of prelims partly waterstained, last leaf darkened and slightly ragged, stitching partly broken. Devizes: Henry Bull, December, 1889. £6.00
    * Includes articles on Cherhill; Manor of Stockton; Barrows on Beckhampton Downs; Church Heraldry of North Wiltshire; Stanley Abbey, etc.






  249. Wiltshire Archaeological and Natural History WILTSHIRE ARCHAEOLOGICAL AND NATURAL HISTORY MAGAZINE. Volume 36. No CXI. Plates and plans some of which are folding, 181pp, original printed wraps, portions chipped from spine, top margins slightly damp crinkled. Devizes: C.H. Woodward, 1909. £7.00
    * Includes articles on Mollusca of Wiltshire; Saxon Boundaries of Downton; Celtic fines near Oare, etc.






  250. Wiltshire Archaeological and Natural History WILTSHIRE ARCHAEOLOGICAL AND NATURAL HISTORY MAGAZINE. Volume 50. Nos CLXXXI. Plates and plans, pages numbered 425-523pp, original wraps. Devizes: C.H. Woodward, December 1944. £6.00
    * Includes articles on Wardour Castle; Some Wiltshire Cases in Star Chamber; Decanal and other Houses in the Close of Sarum; Notes on the Court Books of the Manors of Lacock, Charlton, Liddington, with Cote and Nethermore, etc.






  251. Wiltshire Archaeological and Natural History WILTSHIRE ARCHAEOLOGICAL AND NATURAL HISTORY MAGAZINE. Volume 54. Nos CXCIV. Plates and plans, pages numbered 122pp, original wraps. Devizes: C.H. Woodward, June 1951. £7.00
    * Includes articles on Battle of Meretune, 871; Wiltshire Fonts; Geology of the Corallian Ridge near Wootton Bassett and Lyneham, etc.






  252. Wiltshire Archaeological and Natural History WILTSHIRE ARCHAEOLOGICAL AND NATURAL HISTORY MAGAZINE. Volume 56. Nos CCII. Plates and plans, 85pp, original wraps. Devizes: C.H. Woodward, June 1955. £6.00
    * Includes articles on Strip Lynchets at Bishopstone; Curlew; Botanical Survey of Colerne Park; Choir of Old Sarum, etc.



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  253. Barton (D.B) A HISTORY OF COPPER MINING IN CORNWALL AND DEVON. Illusts, maps, 98pp, original pictorial card covers, partly faded. Third edition, Truro: D. Bradford Barton, 1978. £10.00





  254. Blackmore (R.D), illustrated by Lionel Edwards LORNA DOONE. Coloured plates, and line drawings, 493pp, original cloth, lightly rubbed to edges, lacks dustwrapper, few small spots to fore-edges. J.M. Dent, London: 1952. £7.00





  255. Burt (Roger), Waite (Peter) and Burnley (Ray) DEVON AND SOMERSET MINES. Metalliferous and Associated Minerals 1845-1913. 136pp, original pictorial card covers, spine slightly faded. University of Exeter and The Northern Mine Research Society, 1984. £12.00





  256. Chandler (John) WESSEX IMAGES. Map endpapers, black and coloured photos, 191pp, oblong 8vo, dustwrapper, minor scratch mark to rear flap of dustwrapper. Alan Sutton, Stroud: 1990. £5.00





  257. Devon and Cornwall Notes and Queries DEVON AND CORNWALL NOTES AND QUERIES. a Quarterly Journal devoted to the Local History, Archaeology, Biography & Antiquities of the counties of Devon and Cornwall. Volume 6. Part 4 of 8 only. With 4 plates, pages numbered 97-128pp.... Bound with.... Prideaux (E.K) and Shafto (G.R. Holt) BOSSES AND CORBELS OF EXETER CATHEDRAL. Illusts in the text, pages numbered 181-228, original printed wraps. James G. Commin. Exeter: October, 1910. £10.00
    * Includes articles:- Knights of the Royal Oak; "Drake" Entries from the Parish Church of Registers of Musbury; Vicars o Townstall and Dartmouth, etc.






  258. Devon and Cornwall Notes and Queries DEVON AND CORNWALL NOTES AND QUERIES. a Quarterly Journal devoted to the Local History, Archaeology, Biography & Antiquities of the counties of Devon and Cornwall. Volume 8. Part 4 of 8 only. With 3 plates, pages numbered 97-128pp, complete.... Bound with.... Appendix. Lega-Weekes (Ethel) SOME STUDIES IN THE TOPOGRAPHY OF THE CATHEDRAL CLOSE EXETER. With 5 plates, pages numbered 33-64, original printed wraps. James G. Commin. Exeter: October, 1914. £12.00
    * Includes articles:- Vivians of Truro and St. Crantock; Sandford Church Figures; Totnes; John Rattenbury; Raleigh Inscriptions in St. John's-in-the-Wilderness, etc.






  259. Devon and Cornwall Notes and Queries DEVON AND CORNWALL NOTES AND QUERIES a Quarterly Journal devoted to the Local History, Archaeology, Biography & Antiquities of the Counties of Devon and Cornwall. Volume 11. Part 5 of 8 only. With 2 plates, pages numbered 145-192, complete.... Bound with.... Clarke (Kate M) THE PRIORY FOR NUNS OF ST. MARY, CORNWORTHY, DEVON. With 1 plate, pages numbered 1-16, later cloth, original wraps bound in, ink note on top wrap. James G. Commin. Exeter: January, 1921. £9.00
    * Includes articles:- Boulden family; Booksellers and Printers in Devon and Cornwall; Cary of Cockington, etc.






  260. Devon and Cornwall Notes and Queries DEVON AND CORNWALL NOTES AND QUERIES a Quarterly Journal devoted to the Local History, Archaeology, Biography & Antiquities. Volume 15. Part 6 of 8 only. With 2 plates, a folding map, pages numbered 241-288, complete, original printed wraps. James G. Commin, Exeter: April, 1928. £8.00
    * Includes articles:- Harland Quay Bank; Stained Glass in Bamfylde House, Exeter; Exwill Ferry; Hill family; Smith of Thornecombe, etc.






  261. Devon and Cornwall Notes and Queries DEVON AND CORNWALL NOTES AND QUERIES a Quarterly Journal devoted to Local History Archaeology & Antiquities. Volume 23. Part 6 of 12 only. Plate, pages numbered 161-192, complete, original printed wraps, covers dusty, with a few marks. James Townsend, Exeter: April, 1948. £4.00
    * Includes articles:- Tavistock Savings Bank; Devonshire Painters in London Exhibitions, 1760-1769; Dabernon, etc.






  262. Devon and Cornwall Notes and Queries DEVON AND CORNWALL NOTES AND QUERIES a Quarterly Journal devoted to Local History Archaeology & Antiquities. Volume 24. Part 3 of 8 only. Plate, pages numbered 73-104, complete, original printed wraps. Exeter: James Townsend, July, 1950. £4.00
    * Includes articles:- Cross at St. Enoder; Surname Tresilian; Hillersdon Roll; Surrender of Pendennis Castle; Surname Rosuggan, etc.






  263. Devon and Cornwall Notes and Queries DEVON AND CORNWALL NOTES AND QUERIES a Quarterly Journal devoted to Local History Archaeology & Antiquities. Volume 25. Part 1 of 8 only. Plate, pages numbered 1-28 complete, original printed wraps, private institution stamp to top wrap. James Townsend, Exeter: January, 1952. £4.00
    * Includes articles:- Cornish Crosses; Dennys family; Tanning Industry in Devon and Cornwall, 1550-1850; St. Buryan, etc.






  264. Devon and Cornwall Notes and Queries DEVON AND CORNWALL NOTES AND QUERIES a Quarterly Journal devoted to Local History Archaeology & Antiquities. Volume 26. Part 3 of 10 only. 2 plates, pages numbered 65-96, complete, original printed wraps. James Townsend & Sons Ltd. Exeter: July, 1954. £4.00
    * Includes articles:- Cornish Crosses; Rectors of Samford Courtney; Fowey, Teignmouth, Newfoundland and Sir Hugh Palliser, etc.






  265. Devon and Cornwall Notes and Queries DEVON AND CORNWALL NOTES AND QUERIES a Quarterly Journal devoted to Local History Archaeology & Antiquities. Volume 26. Part 4 of 10 only. 6 plates, pages numbered 97-128, complete, original printed wraps. James Townsend & Sons Ltd. Exeter: October, 1954. £4.00
    * Includes articles:- Cornish Crosses; Demolition of Riverside House, Wadebridge, 1954; Hannah Cowley's Descendants; Butcher Row, Exeter, etc.






  266. Devon and Cornwall Notes and Queries DEVON AND CORNWALL NOTES AND QUERIES a Quarterly Journal devoted to Local History Archaeology & Antiquities. Volume 26. Part 6 of 10 only. 3 plates, pages numbered 161-192, complete, original printed wraps. James Townsend & Sons Ltd. Exeter: January, 1955. £4.00
    * Includes articles:- Cornish Crosses; S. Mary the Virgin, Abbotskerswell, Devon; Broadhampton; The Dowrish Brass, etc.






  267. Devon and Cornwall Notes and Queries DEVON AND CORNWALL NOTES AND QUERIES a Quarterly Journal devoted to Local History Archaeology & Antiquities. Volume 26. Part 8 of 8 only. Title-page for volume, 2 plates, pages numbered 225-246, complete, original printed wraps. James Townsend & Sons Ltd. Exeter: October, 1955. £4.00
    * Includes articles:- Cornish Crosses; Umberleigh Weir, etc.






  268. Devon and Cornwall Notes and Queries DEVON AND CORNWALL NOTES AND QUERIES a Quarterly Journal devoted to Local History, Archaeology, Biography & Antiquities. Volume 28. Part 1 of 11 only. With 2 plates, pages numbered 1-32, complete, original printed wraps, name to top wrap. James Townsend, Exeter: January, 1959. £4.00
    * Includes articles:- Cornish Crosses; Giffards of Clovelly; Cornish Volunteers in the 18th Century; Meaning of Barton, etc.






  269. Devon and Cornwall Notes and Queries DEVON AND CORNWALL NOTES AND QUERIES a Quarterly Journal devoted to the Local History, Archaeology, Biography & Antiquities. Volume 32. Part 4 of 9 only. Folding plate, pages numbered 97-128, complete, original printed card covers, small library stamp to top wrap. Maslands Limited, Tiverton: Spring, 1972. £4.00
    * Includes articles:- Axmouth Haven; Windmills in Devon; Marwoods of Honiton and Colyton, etc.






  270. Gibson (Jeremy) and Rogers (Colin) POLL BOOKS c.1696 - 1872: A Directory to holdings in Great Britain. 60pp, original pictorial card covers, crease to lower corner of rear cover. Second Edition, Federation of Family History Societies, Birmingham: 1990. £4.00





  271. Gibson (Jeremy) and Medlycott (Mervyn) MILITIA LISTS AND MUSTERS 1757 - 1876. A Directory to holdings in the British Isles. 44pp, original pictorial card covers. Second Edition, Federation of Family History Societies, Birmingham: 1990. £4.00





  272. Grinsell (L.V) THE ARCHAEOLOGY OF EXMOOR. Bideford Bay to Bridgwater. Plates, maps, textual illusts, 242pp, dustwrapper. First edition, David & Charles, Newton Abbot: 1970. £12.00





  273. Harley (J.B) MAPS FOR THE LOCAL HISTORIAN. A guide to British Sources. With 8 plates, sketch maps, 86pp, original card covers, slightly rubbed to edges. The Standing Committee for Local History, 1972. £4.00





  274. Heath (Richard), edited by Keith Dockray. THE VICTORIAN PEASANT. An abridged edition of The English Peasant. Frontis, illusts, xxvii + 196pp, dustwrapper. Alan Sutton, Gloucester: 1989. £10.00





  275. Hurt (J.S) BRINGING LITERACY TO RURAL ENGLAND. The Hertfordshire Example. 33pp, original pictorial card covers. Published for Hertfordshire Local History Council, by Phillimore, London & Chichester: 1972. £5.00





  276. James (M.R) ABBEYS With One Hundred Illustrations by Photographic Reproduction, and Fifty-six Drawings, Thirteen Plans, Seven Colour Plates and Map. x + 154pp, roy 8vo, original qtr cloth, paper boards, slightly faded, 2" split to head of top outer hinge, some spotting to prelims. Great Western Railway, Paddington, London: 1925 £16.00





  277. Kent Archaeological Society ARCHAEOLOGIA CANTIANA. Being Contributions to the History and Archaeology of Kent. Volume CII (102). 1985. Plates, illusts, diagrams, 301pp, original cloth. Produced for the Society by Alan Sutton, Gloucester: 1986. £4.00
    * Articles include:- Origins of Wye College; Turnpike Roads in the Canterbury area; Cradock, Amherst and Howell, etc.






  278. Kent Archaeological Society, Editor A.P. Detsicas. ARCHAEOLOGIA CANTIANA. Volume XCIII General Index to volumes LXXXIX and XCI to CIX. 300pp, original cloth. Produced for the Society by Alan Sutton, Stroud: 1995. £4.00





  279. Kent Archaeological Society ARCHAEOLOGIA CANTIANA. Being Contributions to the History and Archaeology of Kent. Volume CXVIII (118). 1998. Plates, illusts, diagrams, 397pp, original cloth. Published by the Kent Archaelogical Society, 1999. £4.00
    * Articles include:- 19th century Sandwich; Springhead Gardens and Kent Watercress Beds; Lords and Ladies of Tonbridge Castle; Excavations at Each End Ash, etc.






  280. Knight (Francis A) IN THE WEST COUNTRY. With full-page and textual illusts. x + 269pp, original decorative cloth, slightly rubbed to edges, head and foot of spine rubbed, rear inner hinge cracked, light damp spotting to spine and part of rear board, internally clean. First edition, Bristol: W. Crofton Hemmons, c.1898. £12.00
    * Includes chapters on Brean Down, Exmoor and Dartmoor.






  281. Lord (N.E. & R.V) "THE SPIRIT OF EXMOOR" A nostalgic look written and illustrated by. Text drawings, 96pp, 4to, original decorative wraps, plastic spiral binding is split horizontally into 2, some ink marginalia. Norman E. Lord, South Molton (1981) £10.00





  282. McLaughlin (Eve) WILLS BEFORE 1858. 15pp, original pictorial card covers. Third edition, Federation of Family History Societies, Birmingham: 1989. £4.00





  283. Milward (Rosemary) A GLOSSARY OF HOUSEHOLD, FARMING AND TRADE TERMS FROM PROBATE INVENTORIES. 52pp, original printed card covers. Second enlarged edition, Derbyshire Record Society, 1982. £4.00





  284. Morrin (Jean) CIVIL WAR The Wars of the Three Kingdoms. Illusts, maps, 28pp, 4to, original pictorial wraps, occasional pencil underlining. Open University, Milton Keynes: 2002. £5.00





  285. Morris's MORRIS'S BUSINESS DIRECTORY LONDON Suburban, Provincial and Foreign Trade Guide 1926. Sixty-Fourth Edition. x + 1503pp, 4to, original cloth, rubbed to edges, few marks to boards, inner hinges weak. London: J.R. Stacey, 1926. £95.00





  286. Oliver (Rev. George) COLLECTIONS ILLUSTRATING THE HISTORY OF THE CATHOLIC RELIGION IN THE COUNTIES OF CORNWALL, DEVON, WILTS, DORSET, SOMERSET AND GLOUCESTER. In two parts Historical & Biographical. viii + 576pp, original cloth, partly faded, minor spotting to prelims. First edition. London: Charles Dolman, 1857. £50.00 --- See sample text





  287. Plymouth Institution ANNUAL REPORTS AND TRANSACTIONS OF THE PLYMOUTH INSTITUTION. and Devon and Cornwall Natural History Society. Volume 20. 1945-46 and 1946-47. With 2 plates, xxxi + 258pp, original wraps. Underhill, Plymouth: 1948. £12.00
    * Includes chapters on Ships of Devon and Cornwall; Devonport Dockyard; Westcountrymen in Normandy and the Channel Islands; Birds and Mammals of Dartmoor; Mines, Miners and Engineers of Cornwall, etc.






  288. Somerset and Dorset Notes and Queries, editors T.J. Hunt and T.A. Brocklebank NOTES AND QUERIES FOR SOMERSET AND DORSET Volume 29. 8 parts of 12, with Index volume. 9 parts and the Index volume all in the original printed wraps, lacks parts 289, 290, 291 and 292. Hammetts, Taunton: March 1968 - September 1973. £8.00
    * Includes articles:- Storm of 1824 in Dorset; Perambulation of Buckland Newton, 1758; Descent of Manors of Langford Budville and West Runnington; John Oldmixon and the Family of Admiral Blake; Bridport Shipping, etc.






  289. Taylor (Royston F), editor CALENDAR OF THE COURT BOOKS OF THE BOROUGH OF NEW WOODSTOCK 1588-1595. l + 158pp, original cloth, dustwrapper. Volume 63. The Oxfordshire Record Society, 2002. £12.00





  290. Ward (H. Snowden) THE LAND OF LORNA DOONE. Illustrations from photographs by Mrs Catherine Weed Ward, unpaginated, original decorative paper boards. London: Sampson Low, c.1925. £7.00



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