We publish a variety of books covering Dorset, Devon, Somerset and Cornwall. The books are of local interest and the range expands each year. We can supply trade orders, but please contact us for further details. Manuscripts or ideas for similar books are always welcome.

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JURASSIC COAST WALKS
ISBN13 978-0-9552891-0-1
Retail £5.99
dinosaur
Walking the dinosaur... 23 circular walks along the World Heritage Jurassic Coast, from the red cliffs of Exmouth to the chalk of Studland Bay. A guide to 185 million years of history. The walks are chosen to be not too long or too hard, but with the best views and stunning scenery.

THE BOOK OF THE COBB, LYME REGIS
ISBN 0 907683 02 9
Retail £2.50
cobb
A guide to the features and historical background of the famous Cobb harbour at Lyme Regis, including maps and line drawings.


SMUGGLING IN DEVON by Frank Graham
ISBN 0 907683 29 0
Retail 2.50
smuggling in devon
A guide to the haunts and stories of Devon's smuggling past. Illustrated with line drawings.


SMUGGLERS TALES OF DORSET AND DEVON
ISBN 0 907863 05 3
Retail £2.50
smugglers tales
The coast of Dorset and Devon has always been infamous for its smuggling, with such men as Jack Rattenbury and the smuggling Vicar of Charmouth.


THE BOOK OF THE CHESIL BEACH
ISBN 0 907683 18 5
Retail £2.50
chesil beach
Guide to this unusual geographical area, complete with line drawings and maps.

FOLKLORE AND WITCHCRAFT IN DORSET AND WILTSHIRE by John Chadwick
ISBN 0 907683 12 6
Retail 2.50
folklore
The two counties have a long association with witchcraft, and in this booklet John Chadwick illustrates the tales with places of interest and events that have taken place.

THE RUDE MAN OF CERNE ABBAS AND OTHER WESSEX LANDSCAPE ODDITIES
ISBN 0 907683 07 X
Retail £2.50
cerne giant
The Cerne Giant is perhaps the best known nude male in the world, but few know of its origins or history. The Wessex landscape has many Neolithic and prehistoric man-made features, from Stonehenge to the White Horses carved in the chalk downs. This book explains the history of some of these areas.

MARY ANNING - A BRIEF HISTORY
ISBN 0 907683 57 6
Retail 1.99
Mary Anning was the leading palaeontologist of the nineteenth century, of whom there have been numerous books, films and plays. Her fossil finds and contributions were unique and her life was fascinating.

LYME BAY FOSSILS
ISBN 0 907683 01 0
Retail £3.00
fossils
The layman's guide to the famous fossil rocks of Lyme Bay, with advice on what to look for, photographs and a map of fossil sites, republished in 2004 with new illustrations.

PURBECK PECULIAR: A GUIDE TO FOSSILS, CORFE CASTLE AND LULWORTH

ISBN 0 907863 33 9
Retail 2.50
Purbeck is one of the most attractive parts of Dorset with a unique geology and history. The booklet gives a basic history of the area and covers the topics of oil, dinosaurs, and the natural geological feature of Lulworth Cove. There is also section on the history of Lulworth, and Corfe Castle. An ideal visitor's companion to the area.

SHIPWRECK GUIDE TO DORSET AND LYME BAY
ISBN 0 907683 81 9
Retail £12.00 (including UK postage)
shipwrecks
The guide has been completely re-written, expanded and updated, and now contains over two hundred records of wrecks in Lyme Bay. New illustrations and maps showing position of each wreck. Historic details of cargoes, date and cause of the sinking. Latest information and newly discovered wrecks. Recommended sites from local skippers and divers. All wrecks are shown with the GPS position, and all can be dived.

BRIDPORT AND THE GREAT WAR
ISBN 0 907683 95 9
Retail £12.00
bridport
Reprint of the 1923 book. An intimate and fascinating record of a Dorset town at war.

LIMITED EDITION - ONLY 100 COPIES PRINTED

THE BOOK OF MAIDEN CASTLE by John Kemp
ISBN 0 907863 25 8
Retail £2.50
maiden castle
A guide to one of the largest and most impressive hill forts in Europe.

TEN EAST DORSET COASTAL WALKS
ISBN 0 907683 51 7
Retail 2.50
Easy and scenic coastal walks, most of which should take no more than a couple of hours to complete, with walks suitable for all ages.

TEN EAST DEVON COASTAL WALKS
ISBN 0 907683 54 1
Retail £2.50
east devon walks
Ten easy walks based on the coastline of East Devon.

WEST DORSET AND EAST DEVON WALKS
ISBN 0 907863 03 7
Retail £3.00
The walks were undertaken with a dog named Spooky, and range from the coastal cliffs to the woodlands of the Dorset and Devon border. The walks are illustrated with maps and line drawings of some of the sights to see.

DORSET RUBBER STAMP PUB WALKS
ISBN 0 907683 41 X
Retail 1.99
rubber stamp walks
The walks are around the West Dorset and East Devon area. Each pub mentioned has a rubber stamp that is used to stamp the Pub Walk book.

TWELVE DORCHESTER & SHERBORNE TOWN & COUNTRY WALKS
ISBN 0 907683 58 4
Retail £2.50
Written by local resident Ray Thorne, this book helps explore the more tucked away places in this beautiful part of Dorset

ADOLF HITLER'S HOLIDAY SNAPS
Two volumes which between them cover most of the South of England, containing Luftwaffe reconnaissance photography from 1939 to 1942. Each volume has over 80 black and white photographs, all of which are available to order as reprints.
hitler's holiday snaps

Vol 1 AVON, CORNWALL, DEVON, DORSET, HAMPSHIRE, ISLE OF WIGHT & SOMERSET
ISBN 0 907683 45 2
Retail £12.00 (inclusive of UK postage)
Vol 2 BERKSHIRE, ESSEX, KENT, LONDON, SURREY, & SUSSEX
ISBN 0 907683 50 9
Retail £12.00 (inclusive of UK postage)

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