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WOOKEY HOLE ITS CAVES AND CAVE DWELLERS
Written by H.E. Balch. Illustrated by John Hassall; J.H. Savory.
Stock no. 2105957
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1914. Very good condition.
Large format. Cloth spine. Blue covers with black titles. B/w photos. Spine is browned, with a few grubby marks. Bumping to cover edges and a couple of corners. A few marks. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some page browning.
THE STROUDWATER CANAL
Written by Michael Handford.
Stock no. 1803931
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. Wrapper spine lightly browned and laminate of surface paper chipped at top of spine.
SOMERSET SHELL GUIDE
Written by C.H.B. Quennell; Peter Quennell.
Stock no. 1201226
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st thus 1939. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
Spiral bound inside white cloth covers. B/w photos, also b/w photos on pale green paper plates. Covers lightly browned at edges. The following words have been punch stamped as holes at the bottom of the title page 'Complimentary Copy Not for Sale' else contents fine. Pictorial wrapper is a little edge-chipped. A very nice copy of the first Faber edition.
FIGURES AND DESCRIPTIONS OF THE PALAEOZOIC FOSSILS OF CORNWALL, DEVON AND WEST SOMERSET
Written by John Phillips.
Stock no. 823434
Published by Longman, Brown, Green & Longmans. 1st 1841. Good condition.
Burgundy cloth, rebacked with matching cloth spine. Leather title label and gilt title to spine. xi + 231 pages. 60 b/w plates. Book: Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Relevant newspaper cutting pasted to front endpaper. Original covers marked. Rear cover dampstained. Inscription in ink to rear free endpaper which is also a damp-damaged. Remainder of contents very good.
BEVAN AND MABEL LEAN OF SIDCOT
Written by George W. Hutchinson.
Stock no. 820316
Published by George W. Hutchinson; Sidcot School. 1st 1981. Almost very good condition.
A record of life and progress at Sidcot School during the headship of Bevan Lean B.A. (Lond);D.Sc. (Manc) 1902-1930. Cream pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and illustrations. Backstrip missing. As a consequence, title page is detached. Contents are clean.
ST GREGORY'S SOCIETY DOWNSIDE ROLL OF MEMBERS
No author listed.
Stock no. 812667
Published by St Gregory's Society. 1949. Very good condition.
Blue paperwraps. 66 pages. Old Boys of Downside, Somerset.
Written by Barbara G. Stone.
Stock no. 806614
1973. Fine condition.
The Christian Movement 973-1973. Red pictorial card wraps. B/w illustrations. ----
THE NETHERWORLD OF MENDIP
Written by Ernest A. Baker; H.E. Balch.
Stock no. 597696
Published by J. Baker and Son. 1st 1907. Very good condition.
Green cloth, black titles. B/w photos. Explorations in the great caverns of Somerset, Yorkshire, Derbyshire and Elsewhere. Book: book plate to front pastedown, Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Spine browned. Corners bumped.
THE THERMAL BATHS OF BATH
Written by Henry William Freeman.
Stock no. 597549
Published by Hamilton, Adams & Co.. 1st 1888. Very good condition.
Their History, Literature, Medical and Surgical Uses and Effects Together With the Aix Massage and Natural Vapour Treatment. Red cloth, gilt titles and gilt vignette to front cover. 5 b/w plates including 2 in Woodburytype. 9 plans including 2 in colour. Top edge gilt. Contents near fine. Rear board a little marked. Spine slightly bumped. A bright copy.
Written by Herbert Byng Hall. Illustrated by Herbert Byng Hall.
Stock no. 597377
Published by Thomas Cautley Newby. 1st 1849. Very good condition.
Or, The Footsteps of St. Hubert in the West With Illustrations Taken From Nature by Herbert Byng Hall. Red embossed cloth, gilt title to spine. 9 tinted litho plates plus vignette to title page. 441 + 14 page booklist. Book: Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Spine marked. Rebacked some time ago with original spine laid down. Rear endpapers marked.
THE HISTORY AND ANTIQUITIES OF SOMERSETSHIRE
Written by William Phelps.
Stock no. 595693
Published by J.B. Nichols and Son. 1st 1836. Very good condition.
Parts 1-8 bound in four (all published). 1836-1839. 50 plates including six maps, a few tinted, 50 engraved vignettes to text. Original printed wrappers. Subscribers list. Contained in purpose-made cloth-covered book box. Paperwraps slightly edge-chipped. Contents very good indeed. Book box is split on one edge but still holding.