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TAVISTOCK ABBEY: A STUDY IN THE SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC HISTORY OF DEVON
Written by H.P.R. Finberg.
Stock no. 1822375
Published by David & Charles. 1st thus 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

First published in 1951 by the Cambridge University Press, re-issued with the necessary corrections. Beige cloth boards, gilt on green title to spine. Data-tables. ISBN: 0715343351. Light shelf wear to top & tail of spine. Text block lightly browned. Pictorial dsutwrapper is lightly worn at edges, a little grubby, faded at spine.

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DEVON: A SHELL GUIDE
Written by Ann Jellicoe; Roger Mayne.
Stock no. 1822363
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st thus 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The authors have made an intensive exploration of the county for their re-writing of the Shell Guide to Devon. Burgundy cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0571048366. Light mottling & scuffing to boards. Text block browned. A few foxspots present. Dustwrapper is browned and edge-rubbed with slight loss of surface paper to corners, small pen mark (writing) to top of front flap.

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THE HISTORY OF ALLHALLOWS SCHOOL 1521-1958
Written by J.R.W. Coxhead.
Stock no. 1822356
Published by The Old Honitonians' Club. 1st 1959. Very good condition.

52 page staple bound booklet. Blue cardwraps. B/w photos. This school is in Devon. Includes a compliment slip from the Secretary Old Honitonians' Club.

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ASPECTS OF EXETER
Written by Peter Thomas; Jacqueline Warren.
Stock no. 2134883
Published by Baron Jay Ltd.. 1981. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Black boards, gilt titles. B/w photos. ISBN: 090459307X.

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THE TORRINGTON & MARLAND LIGHT RAILWAY
Written by Rod Garner.
Stock no. 2134873
Published by Kestrel Railway Books. 1ST 2006. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0954485971.

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EXMOOR TRAVELLERS
Written by Rosemary Anne Lauder.
Stock no. 2134592
Published by Alan Sutton. 1st 1993. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

An anthology drawing on the accounts of Exmoor travellers and visitors over the past 200 years. Large oblong format. B/w illustrations and photos. ISBN: 0750903155. A few marks to covers. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut, edge-creased with a tear to base of spine; repaired with sticky tape.

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THE BEAUTIES OF ENGLAND AND WALES VOL IV
Written by John Britton; Edward Wedlake Brayley.
Stock no. 2134499
Published by Vernor & Hood. 1st 1803. Very good condition.

Brown leather spine and corners. Raised bands, gilt title to spine. Marbled boards and endpapers. Includes Devonshire and Dorsetshire. 29 b/w plates. 560 pages + booklist. Spine is faded; a few scuffs. Browning and foxing to covers and pages internally.

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WHITE'S DEVON
Written by William White; W.E. Minchinton.
Stock no. 2134475
Published by David & Charles. Circa 1968. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Reprint edition of History, Gazetter and Directory of Devonshire, 1850. New introduction by Minchinton. Red boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0715342762. Bumping to spine. Some browning/foxing to endpapers, prelims and outer page edges. Wrapper is unevenly faded with nicks and chips.

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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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BRITISH MINING No.15: THE TEIGN VALLEY SILVER-LEAD MINES 1806-1880
Written by Christopher J. Schmitz.
Stock no. 1819386
Published by Northern Mine Research Society. 2nd 1980. Slightly better than very good condition.

Revised Edition. A Monograph of the Northern Mine Research Society. Large format. Cardwraps with black cloth spine, staple binding. 121 pages. ISBN: 0901450189. Card covers browned at edges. Text block lightly browned.

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THE OLD DEVON FARMHOUSE
Written by Peter Brears.
Stock no. 1818346
Published by Devon Books. 1st 1998. Very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

An illustrated study and catalogue of the Devon Farmhouse Collection held at Torquay Museum. Large format. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 185522626X. Top corners bumped. Light marks to boards. Free front endpaper replaced with another. Text block a little grubby. A few margin marks to contents.

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STAG HUNTING WITH THE "DEVON AND SOMERSET" 1887-1901
Written by Philip Evered. Illustrated by H.M. Lomas.
Stock no. 1818318
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1st 1902. Very good condition.

An Account of the Chase of the Wild Red Deer on Exmoor. Red cloth boards, gilt titles, gilt vignette of stag head to front. Colour and b/w photos. B/w illustrations. Top edge gilt. Spine slightly faded, small split in cloth to head of spine at either side. Name & date in ink to front pastedown. Endpapers browned. A few scattered foxspots to contents.

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