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image of Subsidy Rolls, Muster and Hearth Tax Rolls and Probate Calendars of the Parish of St. Constantine ( Kerrier ), Cornwall

Subsidy Rolls, Muster and Hearth Tax Rolls and Probate Calendars of the Parish of St. Constantine ( Kerrier ), Cornwall

by CONSTANTINE .

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Published
1910
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Very Good
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First Ed
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Exeter: Devon & Cornwall Record Society, 1910. (viii); 107 pages. Single small ex. lib. stamp on verso of title-page. Original grey cloth with the title in gilt on the spine. Scarce, as only issued to the members of the Devon & Cornwall Record Society. NICE COPY. First Ed. Original Cloth. Very Good. Small 4to. Book.
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A Week in the Isles of Scilly

by COURTNEY, Leonard H

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Published
1878
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Good
Edition
First Edit
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$205.07

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Truro: Lake & Lake, 1878. (8); 88 pages. Folding map, 4 plates. Some spotting. Neat ownership inscription on the inside cover. Original yellow pictorial wrapper, new matching spine and rear cover. a little trimmed on the fore-margin. Scarce early guide book to the Islands.. First Edit. Original Wraps. Good. 8vo. Book.
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(Exeter): James G. Commin, 1896. (viii); 239 + (viii)(index) pages. 4 large folding sectional maps, large folding sketch map (with a small repair), full-page plates and illustrations in text after drawings by F.J. WIDGERY, and photographs by T.A. Falcon. Original blue cloth lettered in gilt on the spine with a central device depicting a cromlech on the upper cover. Light… Read more
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Rambles Beyond Railways; or, Notes in Cornwall Taken A-Foot.

by COLLINS, W. Wilkie

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Published
1852
Condition
Good
Edition
Second Edition
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$129.87

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(London): Richard Bentley, 1852. iv; (iv); 304 pages. 12 tinted lithograph plates after Henry C. Brandling. Some foxing mainly to the frontispiece. Original cloth rebacked with the spine relaid.. Second Edition. Original Cloth. Good. 8vo.. Book.
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English Topography : or, a Series of Historical and Statistical Descriptions of the Several Counties of England and Wales

by NIGHTINGALE, Joseph

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Published
1816
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Very Good
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First Edit
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(London): Baldwin, Cradock, and Joy, 1816. 46 maps hand coloured in outline, 21 ADDITIONAL TOWN PLANS with vignette views, each mostly drawn by George Cole, engraved by John Roper; with accompanying letterpress descriptions. Final map [Radnorshire] soiled, the rest with few minor soiling marks, some light age discolouration to the town plans. Attractively rebound in half tan calf, marbled boards..… Read more
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Ten Years in Dartmouth; or, Recollections of My Childhood

by GODFREY, M.E

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Published
1884
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Good
Edition
First Edit
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[privately published] ?, 1884. 23; (i) pages. Original limp cloth rubbed. Signed J.J. Godfrey in the upper margin of the title-page. Not in Brockett, or Copac.. First Edit. Original Cloth. Good. Small 4to. Book.
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Dartmouth Shipbuilding Industry

by PHILIP & Son, Ltd ... Shipbuilders & Engineers

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Very Good
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First Edit
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Dartmouth circa 1930s. ( 50 ) pages. Well illustrated. Initials on endpaper. Original gilt pictorial cloth a little dusty. Dartmouth and its association with ships and shipbuilding is a long one, and takes us away into the remote past. For many generations the shipbuilding industry was the mainstay of Dartmouth. Many firms had become associated with its enterprise, it was… Read more
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image of A Sketch of the Geology of Cornwall, including a brief Description of the Mining Districts, and the ores produced in them. With Geological Map of Cornwall, and numerous steel plates, illustrative of influence of rock formations on scenery. Reprinted from

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London: The Mining Journal, 1884. vi; (ii); 209; (i)(advert) pages. Large folding map geologically coloured, 2 sectional plans, 9 vignette plates. One sectional plan with minor binder's flaw. Ownership inscriptions of Justin Brooke on the front endpaper. Original green cloth lettered in gilt on the upper cover and spine, which has neat head and tail-cap repairs, cloth bright. AUTHOR'S PRESENTATION… Read more
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A Week in the Isles of Scilly

by NORTH, I. W

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Published
1850
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Very Good.
Edition
First Edit
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Penzance: E. Rowe & Son, 1850. v; (v); 199 + (i)(advert) pages. 4 attractive tinted lithograph plates. Neat ownership inscription on the verso of the frontispiece. Original dark blue cloth with the title in gilt on the upper cover. A very good sound copy. First Edit. Original Cloth. Very Good.. Tall 8vo. Book.
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Memorials of Barnstaple; Being an Attempt to Supply the Want of a History of That Ancient Borough

by GRIBBLE, Joseph Besly

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Published
1830
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Very Good
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First Edit
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Barnstaple: J, Avery, 1830. xvi; 640; (i)(errata) pages. Two folding tables. New endpapers. Half calf rubbed mainly at the corners, newly attractively rebacked. This edition without the plan, as in some copies.. First Edit. Half-Leather. Very Good. 8vo. Book.
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Dartmoor Pictorial Records

by BURNARD, Robert

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Published
1890
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edit
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Plymouth: Privately Printed : W. Brendon & Son,, 1890. FOUR VOLUME SET. 56; 60; 74; 84 pages. 69 photographic plates, from negatives by the Author, illustrations, plans, etc in the text. Floral endpapers. Neat contemporary ownership inscription. Original cloth professionally rebacked (to the original style) with new morocco spines, gilt lettering, and all contained within a custom made slipcase.… Read more
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image of The Genealogy of the Family of Cole, of the County of Devon, and of Those of Its Branches Which Settled in Suffolk, Hampshire, Surrey, Lincolnshire, and Ireland

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Printed for Private Circulation, 1867. (iv); ii; 63; (i) pages. Engraved frontispiece [foxed]. Inner hinge spreading but holding firmly. Original maroon cloth lettered in gilt on the upper cover. A few neat relevant annotations. First Edit. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. Book.
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Poems

by CAPERN, Edward

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Published
1859
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Third Edition
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$34.18

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(London): W. Kent & Co, 1859. xi; 188; (iv) pages. Original olive green blind-stamped cloth gilt on the spine, very slightly rubbed. Long near contemporary ownership inscription on the front endpaper and pastedown.. Third Edition. Original Cloth. Very Good. 8vo. Book.
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Naenia Cornubiae, a descriptive essay, illustrative of the sepulchres and funereal customs of the early inhabitants of the county of Cornwall

by BORLASE, William Copeland

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Published
1872
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Very Good
Edition
First Edit
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$123.04

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Truro: J. R. Netherton, 1872. xvi; 287; (i) pages. Line illustrations throughout. Light foxing mainly to first few pages. Original brown gilt cloth. From Dartington Hall Library with single neat stamp on the half-title. A bright copy, nice in the original binding. First Edit. Original Cloth. Very Good. 8vo.. Book.
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The Dodderidges of Devon : With an Account of the Bibliotheca Doddridgiana

by DODDERIDGE, Sidney E

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Published
1909
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Good
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First Edit
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(Exeter): William Pollard & Co, 1909. (viii); 63 pages. Colour frontispiece, 11 plates. Inner hinge pulling but firm, new endpapers, browning to first and last page. Original cloth slightly frayed, small fade mark on upper cover.. First Edit. Hardcover. Good. 8vo. Book.
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Poems

by CAPERN, Edward

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Published
1856
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Good
Edition
Second Edition, with Additions
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(London): David Bogue, 1856. xii; 215; (iv) pages. Original cloth fraying at the head of the spine.. Second Edition, with Additions. Original Cloth. Good. 8vo.. Book.
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Wayside Warbles

by CAPERN, Edward

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Published
1865
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Very Good
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First Edit
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(London): Sampson Low, Marston & Co, 1865. xii; 207; (iv) pages. Small inscription on endpapers. Original dark green cloth slightly worn at the head of the spine. First Edit. Original Cloth. Very Good. 8vo. Book.
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An Essay Towards a History of Bideford

by WATKINS, John

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Published
1792
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edit
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$307.60

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(Exeter): E. Grigg, 1792. 276 pages. One page torn without any loss. Later half dark brown morocco. The earliest published history of Bideford. First Edit. Half-Leather. Good. 8vo. Book.
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image of Dartmoor : A Descriptive Poem ... The Banks of Tamar; a Poem: With Other Poems ... My Native Village; and Other Poems

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(London): John Murray THREE SEPARATE BOOKS BOUND IN ONE - [Dartmoor] xix; 206; (xii) pages. 12 engraved plates, second edition, 1826. [Banks of the Tamar] viii; (ii); (9)-154; (iv)(subscriber's list), new edition, 1826. [My Native Village] (iv); 160 pages, first edition. 1830. Some off-setting and foxing. Magnificently rebound in half straight grained dark blue morocco, extra gilt on the spine… Read more
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Government School of Mines and of Science applied to the Arts. Inaugural Discourse at the Opening of the School, 6th November 1851

by DE LA BECHE, Sir Henry T

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Published
1851
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Ed
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London: Museum of Practical Geology, 1851. 24 pages. Light pencil annotations in margins. Rebound in plain paper wrappers. An important address by Sir H. T. De La Beche, at the opening of the innovative School of Mines. First Ed. Original Wraps. Fine. 8vo.. Book.
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