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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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THE SOMERSET YEARS
Written by Florence Chuk.
Stock no. 1818239
Published by Pennard Hill Publications. 1st 1987. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Based on shipping lists held by the Public Record Office, Victoria (PRO). A roll of assisted immigrant arrivals from Somerset and Bristol during the years 1839-1854, also describing conditions existing in the county at that time and the factors influencing emmigration. The need for immigrants in the Colony, the financing of immigration from Colonial funds, and the vessels chartered and the conditions during these voyages are described. Light brown boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 336 pages. ISBN: 073160136X. Lower board edges rubbed and slightly faded. Vertical crease to free front endpaper. A few minor foxspots to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and unevenly faded to front panel, edge-creased.
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THE SOMERSET & DORSET REMEMBERED PART 2 - HIGHBRIDGE TO BOURNEMOUTH
Written by Hugh Ballantyne.
Stock no. 1818151
Published by Book Law Publications. 1st 2006. Fine condition.

Large oblong format. Colour photos. Continuing the theme of Part I of photographic reminiscences of this charismatic English cross country railway. ISBN: 9780190145989.
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THE SOMERSET & DORSET RAILWAY 1935-1966
Written by Mike Arlett; David Lockett.
Stock no. 1818074
Published by Lightmoor Press. 2nd 2010. Nearly fine condition.

The Norman Lockett Archive. Revised Second Edition. Large format. Green glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781899889310. Light bumping to lower edges.
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THE SOMERSET & DORSET LINE FROM ABOVE: BATH TO EVERCREECH JUNCTION
Written by Kevin Potts.
Stock no. 1818055
Published by Ian Allan. 1st 2013. Fine condition.

Aerial photographs revealing the surviving remains of the Somerset and Dorset Line. This is the first of two volumes. Matt pictorial boards. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780711037557.
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THE VILL OF CHAINSHAM OR MEDIEVAL KEYNSHAM
Written by Michael C. Fitter.
Stock no. 2130621
Published by The Ammonite Press. 2006. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. B/w and colour photos. Some b/w illustrations. Limited to 500 Copies. ISBN: 9780952320227. Inscription in ink to inside front cover, signed 'from Michael' - possibly author, but cannot verify this. Marks to outer page edges. Some light corner creasing.
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MENDIP ITS SWALLET CAVES AND ROCK SHELTERS
Written by H.E. Balch.
Stock no. 1817528
Published by John Wright & Sons. 2nd 1948. Slightly better than very good condition.

Second Edition. Plain buff cardwraps with black titles. B/w photos, maps and pull out chart. 156 pages including index.
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THE SOMERSET & DORSET: AN ENGLISH CROSS-COUNTRY RAILWAY
Written by Ivo Peters.
Stock no. 1817481
Published by Oxford Publishing. 1st 1974. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos throughout. ISBN: 0902888331. Pale yellowing to boards (hardly noticeable). Contents clean. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is lightly yellowed.
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LORNA DOONE
Written by R.D. Blackmore. Illustrated by David Rooney.
Stock no. 1817417
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2000. Nearly fine condition.

Striking blue pictorial cloth, gilt. B/w plates. Light rubbing to spine edges. Contained in publisher's slipcase in very good condition.
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A BOOK OF EXMOOR
Written by F.J. Snell.
Stock no. 2128924
Published by Halsgrove. 2002. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Counteless anecdotes and stories to illustrate the life and lore of Exmoor. Facsimile edition, originally published in 1903. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 339 pages including index. ISBN: 1841141682. Some light wear to top and tail of spine. Some fading to spine.
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NORTH SOMERSET AND BRISTOL (BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND)
Written by Nikolaus Pevsner.
Stock no. 2128905
Published by Penguin. 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black leatherette. B/w photos. ISBN: 0140710132. A few small sticky marks to first few pages. Browning/foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some uneven fading.
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THE STROUDWATER CANAL
Written by Michael Handford.
Stock no. 2128652
Published by Alan Sutton. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Chapters one to seven have been revised from an edition first published in 1976 by Moonraker Press. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. 337 pages including index. ISBN: 0904387305. Some marks to covers. Marks and browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine.
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