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FOOTPRINTS OF FORMER MEN IN FAR CORNWALL
Written by R.S. Hawker; C.E. Byles. Illustrated by J. Ley Pethybridge.
Stock no. 2132607
Published by John Lane The Bodley Head. 1908. Very good condition.

Dark brown cloth with gilt title to spine. Blind/embossed decorations to spine and front cover. Edited with an introduction by Byles. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Reprint. Browning and foxing to outer page edges.

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IN SUNDRY PLACES
Written by C.W.R. Winter.
Stock no. 2132598
Published by Forget-Me. 1st 1999. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The Story of the Cornish Estate of Tregeare. Large format. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w and colour photos and illustrations. ISBN: 1870374355. Small nick to base of wrapper spine.

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CORNWALL (BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND)
Written by Nikolaus Pevsner; Enid Radcliffe.
Stock no. 2132594
Published by Penguin. 2nd 1970. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Revised second edition. Black vinyl. B/w photos. ISBN: 0140710019. Names in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; some bits of loss.

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THE PORTS AND HARBOURS OF CORNWALL
Written by Richard Pearse.
Stock no. 1819067
Published by H.E. Warne. 1964. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

An introduction to the study of 800 years of maritime affairs. Red cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. Reprint with corrections. Browning to text block and endpapers. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and torn with loss to lower gutter edge of front panel, grubby to rear panel.

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THE ISLES OF SCILLY (NN 103)
Written by Rosemary Parslow.
Stock no. 1818978
Published by Collins. Circa 2007. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780002201506. Still in original shrinkwrap. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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CORNWALL'S CENTRAL MINES THE NORTHERN DISTRICT
Written by T.A. Morrison.
Stock no. 2131982
Published by Alison Hodge. 1st 1980. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The Northern District 1810-1895. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0906720109.

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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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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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