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THE WHEAL OF HOPE SOUTH CROFTY AND CORNISH TIN MINING
Written by James Crowden.
Stock no. 1609983
Published by Agre Books. 1st 2000. Very good condition.

Card wraps. Oblong format. Poems by James Crowden. Photographs by George Wright. 96 pages. ISBN: 0953800024. SIGNED by author and photographer on title page (with dedication). Covers rubbed at corners and edges, a little grubby to rear. Small split at top of spine. Small split at base of rear cover.
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SALTASH AND DISTRICT LOCAL PLAN CONSULTATION DRAFT
Written by A. Hartridge.
Stock no. 2123775
Published by Caradon District Council. Circa 1988. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. Spiral bound. Fold-out map inserted in rear pocket of book. Plan for Saltash in Cornwall, following the opening of the A38 by-pass. Browning to outer page edges.
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FORDER COMMUNITY & CONSERVATION AREA
No author listed.
Stock no. 2123774
Published by Budget Print & Design. Circa 1998. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. Spiral bound, locally printed. About the 'Forder' Conservation area near Saltash in Cornwall. Includes information on industry, transport, railways, leisure and more. Includes loosely inserted page on the Tannery at Burraton Coombe. Front cover is a bit browned.
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PETER LANYON HIS PAINTING
Written by Andrew Causey; Naum Gabo.
Stock no. 2123413
Published by Aidan Ellis Publishing Limited. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Pale blue boards with gilt title to spine. This is about the Paintings and some exhibitions of abstract Cornish painter Lanyon. ISBN: 0856280003. Some light browning to cover edges. Wrapper is a bit grubby with a few closed tears and chips; minimal loss; some browning.
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SILKA THE SEAL
Written by Irene Byers. Illustrated by George Adamson.
Stock no. 1814141
Published by Brockhampton Press. 1st 1962. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Sammy is lonely in the Cornish fishing village where he lives with his aunt, uncle and cousin. This charming story (full of authentic detail) tells of his friendship with a young seal who adopts Sammy as a master. White cloth boards, blue title to spine. B/w line drawings. Remains of presentation plate to front pastedown with some surface paper damage where same has been removed. Pictorial dsuttwrapper is edge-worn and grubby to rear panel.
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DUFFY AND THE DEVIL
Written by Harve Zemach. Illustrated by Margot Zemach.
Stock no. 1208668
Published by Kestrel Books. 1st UK 1974. Nearly fine condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A retelling of a play that was popular in Cornwall in the 19th century. Although dramatizing the Rumpelstiltskin story, all character and details are entirely Cornish. Large format. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Delightful colour illustrations throughout. Caldecott medal winner in 1974. ISBN: 0722660499. Cover edges very slightly rubbed. Price-cut wrapper is rubbed at spine and corners with slight loss of colour and small chips at base of spine.
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THE ISLES OF SCILLY (NN 103)
Written by Rosemary Parslow.
Stock no. 2122893
Published by Collins. 1st 2007. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780002201506.
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THE CHERRY TREE
Written by Derek Tangye. Illustrated by Jean Nicol Tangye.
Stock no. 1405477
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1986. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The latest of the author's Minack chronicles evoking the life of Derek and Jeannie Tangye on their flower farm. Threading through the narrative is the story of Cherry, the little black cat Jeannie found curled up at the foot of the cherry tree, starving. How will Ambrose, the famous cat of The Ambrose Rock, undisputed King of Minack, take to the new arrival?. Red boards with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 178 pages. ISBN: 0718127412. Bumping to top corners. A little foxing to the top of the text block otherwise contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed with a little foxing to flaps. Remains of a label and a small mark to front panel.
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BRANCHES & BYWAYS CORNWALL
Written by John Vaughan.
Stock no. 1812094
Published by Oxford Publishing Co. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A comprehensive history of the railway branches of the Duchy. Large format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0860935663. Light creasing to edges of dustwrapper.
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BRANCH LINES TO NEWQUAY
Written by Vic Mitchell; Keith Smith.
Stock no. 1812055
Published by Middleton Press. 2003. Nearly fine condition.

Ranking high in popularity rating of GWR branches, these two are illustrated comprehensively and described with great affection. Both were constructed through superb scenery and have enjoyed a rich variety of rolling stock. Blue glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos and track plans. ISBN: 1901706710. A very nice copy.
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PENDOWER
Written by M. Filleul.
Stock no. 1208212
Published by T. Nelson & Sons. 1883. Very good condition.

A story of Cornwall in the time of Henry the Eighth. Brown decorative cloth with gilt titles. Green patterned endpapers. B/w frontis. 336 pages. Spine bumped. Corners bumped and rubbed, wear to top corner. Rear cover scuffed. Front endpaper damaged in two places, remains of label on verso. Endpapers browned. Foxspots to edge of textblock, contents clean.
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THE CARADON AND PHOENIX MINING AREA
Written by H.R. Shambrook; G.B. Greenough.
Stock no. 2120652
Published by Northern Mine Research Society. Slightly better than very good condition.

British Mining Series No. 20. Card wraps. B/w diagrams and photos. Large format. ISBN: 0901450227. Some edge browning to covers and pages.
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