Title The Dorset Year Book for 1939-40. With "The Literature of Dorset", by H. F Johnstone (extensive bibliography of Dorset related books - 23pp.).
Publisher Society of Dorset Men. 1939
Seller ID 76688
Size 7.25 x 9.5 inches. In blue limp card covers with b/w photo plate pasted to front. In very good condition. Spine faded and heavily rubbed, shipped at bottom. Covers faded with some rubbing and neat inscription to top edge. Else a clean and tight copy. Endpapers and pages slightly tanned/faded, else a clean and tight copy. Contents incl.: 3 Great Sons of Dorset (THOMAS HARDY, F. TREVES, A. FRIPP), Fishing the Dorset Rivers, Was T. HARDY a pessimist?, The Road to Upcerne, Roman excavations, Dorchester, Tarrant Crawford, Lyme Regis, etc.; 236pp. With b/w photographs and line drawings in text.
DORSET TOPOGRAPHY Dorset, Sons, Dorset, THOMAS HARDY, F. TREVES, A. FRIPP, Fishing, Dorset Rivers, HARDY, pessimist, Upcerne, Roman excavations, Dorchester, Tarrant Crawford, Lyme Regis, Topography, photographs, Social History, History, Archaeology,