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MINES OF DARTMOOR AND THE TAMAR VALLEY AFTER 1913
Written by P.H.G. Richardson.
Stock no. 1823378
Published by Devon Books. 1st thus 1995. Nearly fine condition.

New Edition. Includes information that the author has collected from the 1920s onwards, when most of the metalliferous mines were already closed or facing closure, and when few though to record, or capture in photographs, the details of the workings of a vast industry that has by and large vanished from the landscape. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and maps. ISBN: 0861148983. A lovely, clean copy.

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THE DARTMOOR TIN INDUSTRY: A FIELD GUIDE
Written by Phil Newman.
Stock no. 1823371
Published by Chercombe Press. 1999. Nearly fine condition.

Includes established and recently researched material to give the reader a clear, up-to-date interpretation of the remains left by tinners to be seen on Dartmoor today. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and sketches. ISBN: 0953270807. First reprint. A nice, clean copy.

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DARTMOOR: A STATEMENT OF ITS TIME (NN 111)
Written by Ian Mercer.
Stock no. 2135985
Published by Collins. 1st 2009. Fine condition.

New Naturalist series 111. Brown leather with gilt title to spine. All edges gilt. Limited edition to 100 copies. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780007184996. SIGNED by author to bookplate on front endpaper; This is Copy No. 37. Has plain white (not pictorial) 'jacket' over book. Slip case is near fine - a few small threads at edges.

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DARTMOOR: A STATEMENT OF ITS TIME (NN 111)
Written by Ian Mercer.
Stock no. 1821612
Published by Collins. 1st 2009. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series 111. Green cloth boards. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780007184996. Small piece of residue stuck beneath the lower edge of front pastedown has left faint impression to prelims (very minor).

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SAUCERS OVER THE MOOR
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Bertram Prance.
Stock no. 1319500
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A gripping and fast-moving adventure story about the Lone Pine Club set on Dartmoor. Cream boards, red titles. Endpapers show sketch of the Moor. B/w illustrations. 244 pages. Spine bumped. Some slight grubbiness to covers. Light foxing to textblock. Price-cut wrapper is slightly edge worn.

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THE FOREST OF DARTMOOR
Written by H. Hugh Breton.
Stock no. 1819763
Published by Forest Publishing. 1st thus 1990. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

First published 1931 (Part I), 1932 (Part II) and republished in facsimile (combined edition). Small format. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 095152741X.

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THE DISCOVERY OF DARTMOOR A WILD AND WONDROUS REGION
Written by Patricia Milton.
Stock no. 2129775
Published by Phillimore. 2006. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781860774010. Couple of tiny nicks at corners of dustwrapper.

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SAUCERS OVER THE MOOR
Written by Malcolm Saville. Illustrated by Bertram Prance.
Stock no. 1402640
Published by George Newnes Ltd.. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A gripping and fast-moving adventure story about the Lone Pine Club set on Dartmoor. Cream boards, red titles. Endpapers show sketch of the Moor. B/w illustrations. 244 pages. Spine and corners are bumped. Spine is a little browned. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Top corners of first three pages are lightly creased. Some light fingering else contents are generally clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and creased. Rear panel is grubby.

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EDEN PHILLPOTT'S ON DARTMOOR
Written by Kenneth F. Day.
Stock no. 2108173
Published by Forest Publishing. 1st thus 2002. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 095368525X.

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THE DARTMOOR BIBLIOGRAPHY
Written by John V. Somers Cocks.
Stock no. 628602
Published by Dartmoor Preservation Association. 1st 1970. Good condition.

White card wraps. Covers and contents very good but contents detached.

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MARTIN RIDES THE MOOR
Written by Vian Smith. Illustrated by Peter Forster.
Stock no. 809786
Published by Constable Young Books. 1st 1964. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations. 11 year old Martin lost his hearing in an accident but with the help of Tuppence the Dartmoor pony he learned to live with his deafness. Wrapper corners lightly rubbed.

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THE DARTMOOR BIBLIOGRAPHY
Written by Peter Hamilton-Leggett.
Stock no. 597849
Published by Devon Books. 1st 1992. As new condition in a fine dustwrapper.

1534-1991. Including a 1992 supplement. A reference work on the non-fiction books and articles published on Dartmoor. 7000 entries. ISBN: 0861148738.

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