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THE WHITE ROAD WESTWARDS
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2131774
Published by Nicholas Kaye. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Take a trip through the lanes of Hampshire, the Somerset valleys, the Dorset woods to the Cornish Coast. 70 exquisite illustrations (colour frontis, 25 full page b/w wood engravings, plus text illustrations and chapter headers & footers). Green boards, silver title to spine. 176 pages. 8.5 x 5.5". Some small knocks to top and tail of spine. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-wear and a few small nicks.

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THE CORNISH RIVIERA EXPRESS: PADDINGTON TO PENZANCE
Written by Alan Anderson. Illustrated by Alan Anderson.
Stock no. 1818413
Published by Brockhampton Press. Circa 1950. Very good condition.

Small format. A strip book. Pictorial cardwraps with burgundy cloth spine. B/w photos and illustrations. 63 pages. Covers lightly creased and browned. Text block lightly browned. Contents generally clean.

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FLORA OF CORNWALL
Written by Colin N. French; Rosaline J. Murphy; Mary G.C. Atkinson.
Stock no. 1818280
Published by Wheal Seton Press. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. 400 pages. 1100 b/w distribution maps. Colour photos. 2600 plant entries. An atlas of the flowering plants and ferns of Cornwall with notes on their occurrence on the Isles of Scilly. ISBN: 0953461300. A few foxspots to vertical edge of text block else a fine copy. Green dustwrapper is scuffed to rear panel.

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FLORA OF CORNWALL AND SUPPLEMENT
Written by F. Hamilton Davey; Edgar Thurston; Chambre C. Vigurs.
Stock no. 1818278
Published by EP Publishing Limited. 1st thus 1978. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Republished, originally published in 1909. Being an account of the flowering plants and ferns found in the county of Cornwall including the Scilly Isles, with seven portraits and a map. Also includes A Supplement to F. Hamilton Davey's Flora of Cornwall by Edgar Thurston and Chambre C. Vigurs. Black boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 071581334X. Lower corners bumped. Light browning to endpapers. Green dustwrapper is lightly browned and has slight damage to front spine edge.

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WILLIAM COOKWORTHY 1705-1780
Written by John Penderill-Church.
Stock no. 1817696
Published by Bradford Barton. 1st 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A study of the pioneer of true porcelain manufacture in England. Grey & white mottled boards. B/w illustrations. Boards browned at edges. Minor foxing to endpapers. Price-cut dustwrapper has a small closed tear to top edge of front panel.

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PAINTING THE WARMTH OF THE SUN: ST IVES ARTISTS 1939-1975
Written by Tom Cross.
Stock no. 1817682
Published by Alison Hodge; Lutterworth Press. 1st 1984. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Cream boards, gilt title to spine. Yellow endpapers. Many b/w illustrations and a few colour. ISBN: 0906720087. Light bumping to corners. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine.

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MENHARDOC
Written by George Manville Fenn. Illustrated by C.J. Staniland.
Stock no. 2130854
Published by Blackie & Son. Very good condition.

A story of Cornish nets and mines. New Edition. Blue pictorial cloth, gilt titles. 6 b/w plates. 352 pages and 32 page booklist to rear. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Foxing and browning to outer page edges. Some margin marks.

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ALFRED WALLIS
Written by Matthew Gale. Illustrated by Alfred Wallis.
Stock no. 1817396
Published by Tate Publishing. 2009. Nearly fine condition.

St Ives Artists series. Wallis is now recognised as one of the most original British artists of the twentieth century. Revising previous accounts of Wallis's life in the light of new research and tracing the development of his painting over 17 years. Cardwraps. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 9781854372284.

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THE ISLES OF SCILLY (NN 103)
Written by Rosemary Parslow.
Stock no. 2129197
Published by Collins. Circa 2007. As new condition in a as new dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780002201506. Still in original shrink wrap - Unopened! This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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CORNWALL (BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND)
Written by Nikolaus Pevsner; Enid Radcliffe.
Stock no. 2128648
Published by Penguin. 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Revised second edition. Black vinyl. B/w photos. ISBN: 0140710019. Foxing to endpaers and outer page edges. Wrapper has a few small tears/chips to top of spine.

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BIRDS OF THE CORNISH COAST INCLUDING THE ISLES OF SCILLY
Written by R.D. Penhallurick. Illustrated by R.D. Penhallurick.
Stock no. 2127606
Published by D. Bradford Barton. 1st 1969. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. Detailed information on 171 species belonging to 25 families, including divers, grebes, petrels, herons, wildfowl, waders, gulls and terns, and auks. 200 pages, 13 maps, 8 b/w plates, 60 line drawings. Bumping to spine. Bookplate to front pastedown. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is foxed with edge-creasing and chipping.

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THE PATH OF THE SON
Written by Ruth Jones. Illustrated by Bryan Pearce.
Stock no. 2127113
Published by Sheviock Gallery Publications. 1st 1976. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A biography of Bryan Pearce. B/w illustrations. B/w photos. ISBN: 0950490407. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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