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Image for A History of Bournemouth. The Growth of a Victorian Town

A History of Bournemouth. The Growth of a Victorian Town

By: EDWARDS, ELIZABETH:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Phillimore 1981 1st Edition:

Seller ID: 79914


Tall 8vo. In maroon cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dust wrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper. Inside clean and tight copy. 164pp. Prof ill. with b/w photographs, line drawings and a map. A nicely produced history of the seaside resort with a fine selection of mainly contemporary photographs. View more info

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A History of Beaminster.

By: EEDLE, MARIE de G.:

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Phillimore. 1984 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 80139


Hardback, Tall 8vo. 10 x 7.5 inches. In blue cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Price clipped). Else a very clean and tight copy. 227pp. With 40 b/w photographs, line drawings and maps in text. Based on thorough research and experienced scholarship, this is a very readable and affectionate look at the small Dorset town, its history, industries past and present, and the people who... View more info

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The History and Antiquities of the Borough and town of Weymouth and Melcombe Regis. With the Athelhampton Chapel of St. Mary Magdalene, With Five Full-Page Plates.

By: ELLIS, George Alfred;

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Weymouth / London B. Benson / Baldwin and Craddock. 1829 1st edition:

Seller ID: 75884


Approx 8 x 5 inches. Bound in blue cloth hardback library binding with gilt to and spine. In very good condition. Ex lib labels and bookplate to endpaper - stamp to rear of title pg. etc. Small mark to dedciation page, Else a very clean and tight copy. 269pp +5pp. Folding engraved view of Weymouth Bay to front. Plate of Tradesmens Tokens facing p200. View more info

Image for A Key to Domesday. Showing thew Method and Exactitude of its Mensuration, and the Precise Meaning of its More Usual Formulae. The Subject being specially exemplified by an Analysis and Digest of the Dorset Survey.

A Key to Domesday. Showing thew Method and Exactitude of its Mensuration, and the Precise Meaning of its More Usual Formulae. The Subject being specially exemplified by an Analysis and Digest of the Dorset Survey.

By: EYTON, Rev. R. W.:

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Dorchester/ London Taylor & Co./ James Foster 1878 (1st.).:

Seller ID: 75955


Tall 8vo (approx 10 x 8 ins.) Dark grey cloth with gilt lettering and decoration to ends of spine. Black decoration to front board with gilt to centre and blind embossed rear board. Black endpapers. In very good condition. Corners bumped, some rubbing to edges. some rubbing and marks to cloth. Remains of sml label to front. Hinges slightly cracked. Title pg slightly darkened, some minor handling marks and odd pencil note else a clean and tight copy. 176pp. Tables. Scarce... View more info

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The Birds of Chesil Bank, the Fleet and Portland Harbour.

By: FAIR, JOHN:

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Chesil Bank and Fleet Nature Reserve. 1994 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 69965


Size 6.0 x 8.5 inches. In illustrated limp card covers. In very good condition. Remains of small price label to front. Else a clean and tight copy. 107pp. With b/w line drawings, and b/w and colour photographs with maps. Various authors describe the bird species around Chesil Bank, the Fleet and Portland Harbour in Dorset. View more info

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Ancient Industries and Handicrafts. Hants and Dorset.

By: FARQUARSON-COE, A.:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: James Pike Ltd. 1975.:

Seller ID: 62342


8vo. In illustrated limp card covers. In very good condition. A clean and tight copy. 33pp. With b/w photographs and map. View more info

Image for Dorset and The Second Legion. New Light on a Roman Campaign. Foreword by Professor Sheppard Frere.

Dorset and The Second Legion. New Light on a Roman Campaign. Foreword by Professor Sheppard Frere.

By: FIELD, Norman H.;

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Dorset Books 1992 1st Edition:

Seller ID: 79924


Size 9 x 6 inches. Terracotta cloth hardback with gilt lettering to spine. Illustrated glossy dustwrapper. In very good near fine condition with very good dustwrapper. (DW slightly bumped top corner). Inside an excellent clean & tight copy. 285pp. Many b&w photo illustrations and diagrams/plans. View more info

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Proceedings Of The Dorset Natural History & Antiquarian Field Club. Vol XLVII.

By: FLETCHER, J.M.J. (ed):

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Dorset Natural History & Antiquarian Field Club. 1926:

Seller ID: 71323


Size 5.25 x 8.25 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine and blind embossed decor to boards. In very good condition. A clean and tight copy. lxxviii, 189pp. With b/w photo plates. Volume XLVII of the annually published Proceedings. Includes articles on Steelyard Weights, Dorset Documents, Coleoptera, Dochester Worthies, Poole Almshouses, William Knapp, and more. View more info

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Proceedings Of The Dorset Natural History & Antiquarian Field Club. Vol L.

By: FLETCHER, J.M.J. (ed):

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Dorset Natural History & Antiquarian Field Club. 1928:

Seller ID: 71324


Size 5.25 x 8.25 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine and blind embossed decor to boards. In very good condition. Slight browning to endpapers. A clean and tight copy. 318pp. With b/w photo plates. Volume L of the annually published Proceedings. Includes articles on Fifehead Neville Roman Villa, Mural paintings in Dorset churches, Commons at West Parley and West Moors, Dorset Disc Barrows, Osmington Gault, and more. View more info

Image for Birth, Marriage, Death and Taxes Lyme Regis Cencuses 1695 - 1703 Dorset Record Society, Volume 16

Birth, Marriage, Death and Taxes Lyme Regis Cencuses 1695 - 1703 Dorset Record Society, Volume 16

By: FORD, Judith:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Dorset, Dorset Record Society, 2011:

Seller ID: 80104


Hardback, 9.5 x 7 inches. Green cloth with gilt. With glossy illustrated dustwrapper. In very good near fine condition. 216pp. B&W photo ills. View more info

Image for Frontline Dorset. A County at War 1939-45.

Frontline Dorset. A County at War 1939-45.

By: FORTY, GEORGE:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Dorset Books. 1994 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 76283


Size 8.75 x 9 inches, oblong. In black cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Not price clipped). Small owners label to front endpaper else A very clean and tight copy. 167pp. With b/w photographs, illustrations and a map. The story of Dorset’s part in WWII, with important Naval bases, army camps, and airfields playing an active part. The Dorset Regiment fought all over the world. The bo... View more info

Image for Frontline Dorset. A County at War 1939-45.

Frontline Dorset. A County at War 1939-45.

By: FORTY, GEORGE:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Dorset Books. 1994 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 69690


Size 9.0 x 8.75 inches, oblong. In black cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Old price labels to front and back. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 167pp. With b/w photographs, illustrations and a map. The story of Dorset’s part in WWII, with important Naval bases, army camps, and airfields playing an active part. The Dorset Regiment fought all over the world. The book a... View more info

Image for Wessex Worthies (Dorset). With some account of others connected with the history of the County, and numerous portraits and illustrations. With an introductory note by THOMAS HARDY.

Wessex Worthies (Dorset). With some account of others connected with the history of the County, and numerous portraits and illustrations. With an introductory note by THOMAS HARDY.

By: FOSTER, J.J.:

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Dickinsons 1920. 1920 AUTHOR'S LIMITED EDITION (325 COPIES): This: unnumbered.:

Seller ID: 79377


lg.4to.Grey cloth spine. Stiff paper covers. Corners frayed, and 3 small marks on spine. Covers mostly clean, but on the back cover a small bit of paper has rubbed off (size of a coin), it has a weak scratch, and a tiny hole. Else very good. Very clean inside. 31 plates with 44 photogravure portraits (incl. Rev. W. Barnes), views, etc.; 167 pp. Besides his "Introductory Note", signed in facsimile, Hardy contributed "valued Suggestions" to this volume,... View more info

Image for A Description of Sherborne Scenery, Its Nature and History in its Relation to the Underlying Rocks. The Particular Contribution to this Scenery made by the Several Outcrops of Limestone Clay or Sand. The Faults which displace the Rocks and Thereby affect the Scenery. The Peculiar Manner in which the Hills Wheel Round about Sherborne. The Origin of Dry Valleys. The History of the River Yeo and the Formation of its Valley at Sherborne. Illustrated by Hubert Jones. SIGNED.

A Description of Sherborne Scenery, Its Nature and History in its Relation to the Underlying Rocks. The Particular Contribution to this Scenery made by the Several Outcrops of Limestone Clay or Sand. The Faults which displace the Rocks and Thereby affect the Scenery. The Peculiar Manner in which the Hills Wheel Round about Sherborne. The Origin of Dry Valleys. The History of the River Yeo and the Formation of its Valley at Sherborne. Illustrated by Hubert Jones. SIGNED.

By: FOWLER, Joseph;

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Sherborne J. C. & A. T. Sawtell Ltd. 1936 1st edition:

Seller ID: 77411


Hardback, 4to., approx 10 x 7.5 inches. Half bound with Green cloth to spine and plain paper covers. Black printed vignette to front and lettering to spine. In very good condition. Some minor rubbing to corners, edges and ends of spine. Some minor marks to paper on boards. Neat inscription and bookplate to front endpaper “Hugh Edmund Chafy”, inscribed opposite “H.E. Chafy, from the Author, J.Fowler, April 1936.” With “Herbert Jones” si... View more info

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Lyme Regis Camera.

By: FOWLES, JOHN:

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Dovecote Press. 1990:

Seller ID: 70669


Size 7.75 x 10.25 inches . In illustrated green limp card covers. In hard card slip case. In very good condition. Spine slightly faded. Else a very clean and tight copy. 145 b/w photographs. The author John Fowles, for many years a resident of Lyme, here presents a series of photographs showing some of the scenery and buildings in and around Lyme Regis and the damage which nature can cause. View more info

Image for Francis Frith’s Around Dorset. Photographic Memories.

Francis Frith’s Around Dorset. Photographic Memories.

By: FRITH / BAINBRIDGE, JOHN:

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Frith Book Comp. 1999.:

Seller ID: 71549


Size 7.5 x 10.0 inches. In illustrated hard card covers with matching dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slightly creased along top edge. Not price clipped). Last page has form cut out. Else a clean and tight copy. 121pp. With b/w photographs. Photographs taken around Dorset from the late 1880s to the 1950s. View more info

Image for Dorset Churches Francis Frith's Photographic Memories.

Dorset Churches Francis Frith's Photographic Memories.

By: FRITH, FRANCIS / SACKETT, TERENCE & ELIZA:

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Frith Book Company 2000 1st edition:

Seller ID: 71264


Size 7.5 x 10.0 inches. In illustrated hard card covers with matching dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slightly creased along top edge. Old publisher’s label to front. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 123pp. With b/w photographs. Collection of archive photographs from the Francis Frith collection, showing a selection of Dorset churches as they were recorded on glass plate and film in past times. The earliest pictur... View more info

Image for Dorset: Tarrant to Blandford. Designed, drawn, printed and published by R. Gardiner.

Dorset: Tarrant to Blandford. Designed, drawn, printed and published by R. Gardiner.

By: GARDINER, RENA:

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Blandford, Dorset Workshop Press, 1970 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 79309


Large paperback. Size approx 13 x 10 inches. Illustrated paper covers with blue cloth covered spine. Staple bound. In very good condition. Cloth spine faded. Some minor rubbing to edges of covers. Covers very bright and clean. Else an excellent clean tight copy. 45 pages with lovely colour drawings (and some text). Illustrated from Lithographic Aluminium Plates. “The illustrations in this book are from drawings made directly onto lithographic aluminium plates. They... View more info

Image for Dorset: The Isle of Purbeck

Dorset: The Isle of Purbeck

By: GARDINER, Rena;

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Dorset, Rena Gardiner, The Workshop Press, 1969 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 79308


Large paperback. Size approx 13 x 10 inches. Illustrated paper covers with green cloth covered spine. Staple bound. In very good condition. Cloth spine faded and sunbleached. Some minor rubbing to edges of covers. Covers very bright with some very minor rubbing only, some minor dark spots on rear. Some very light foxing inside cover, and some random foxing to edge of p57/8. Else an excellent clean tight copy. Illustrated from Lithographic Aluminium Plates. 92pp. Printed ... View more info

Image for Bradford Abbas. The History of a Dorset Village.

Bradford Abbas. The History of a Dorset Village.

By: GARRETT, ERIC:

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Haynes 1989 (1st.).:

Seller ID: 43370


Large book. Glossy stiff pictorial paper covers (same design as on dustwrapper). Fine in fine dustwrapper. Num.photo.plates/ maps. 286 pp. View more info