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THE BIDEFORD, WESTWARD HO! & APPLEDORE RAILWAY (OL89)
Written by Stanley C. Jenkins.
Stock no. 2140798
Published by The Oakwood Press. Circa 1993. Very good condition.

Oakwood Library of Railway History OL89. B/w photos. Card wraps. 144 pages. ISBN: 0853614520. Spine is faded. Some wear to covers; couple of bumps/knocks. Small sticker stuck to inside rear cover.

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CRUCHLEY'S RAILWAY AND STATION MAP OF THE COUNTY OF DEVONSHIRE
No author listed.
Stock no. 2137680
Published by Gall & Inglis. Fair condition.

Card wraps. Priced Sixpence. Map is creased, chipped, taped back together in places, damp marked. Foxed and fragile, with musty smell.

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BESLEY'S VIEWS: DEVONSHIRE
No author listed. Illustrated by G. Townsend.
Stock no. 2137636
Published by H. Besley. Circa 1850. Almost very good condition.

Oblong format. Green covers with gilt title to front. B/w illustrations by Townsend throughout - no text, only captions of where drawing is depicting. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Nicks to top and tail of spine. Browning and foxing. Some page corners are creased.

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WHERE DORSET MEETS DEVON
Written by Francis B. Bickley. Illustrated by J.W. King.
Stock no. 1823546
Published by Constable & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1911. Slightly better than good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles and picture to front. Colour frontis, b/w plates and illustrations. Gilt title to spine has faded. Large inscription in ink to front endpaper. Joints cracked, rear joint repaired with tape. Corners rubbed. A few grubby marks/fox spots to contents.

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SOUTH DEVON
Written by Chas R. Rowe. Illustrated by C.E. Hannaford.
Stock no. 2136979
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1907. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with gilt titles and decorations. 24 colour plates. A & C Blacks 6 shilling series. Spine is faded. A few marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some throughout. Plate pages 72, 104 and 120 have been reattached.

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MINES OF DARTMOOR AND THE TAMAR VALLEY AFTER 1913
Written by P.H.G. Richardson.
Stock no. 1823378
Published by Devon Books. 1st thus 1995. Nearly fine condition.

New Edition. Includes information that the author has collected from the 1920s onwards, when most of the metalliferous mines were already closed or facing closure, and when few though to record, or capture in photographs, the details of the workings of a vast industry that has by and large vanished from the landscape. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and maps. ISBN: 0861148983. A lovely, clean copy.

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THE DARTMOOR TIN INDUSTRY: A FIELD GUIDE
Written by Phil Newman.
Stock no. 1823371
Published by Chercombe Press. 1999. Nearly fine condition.

Includes established and recently researched material to give the reader a clear, up-to-date interpretation of the remains left by tinners to be seen on Dartmoor today. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and sketches. ISBN: 0953270807. First reprint. A nice, clean copy.

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DEVONPORT DOCKYARD RAILWAY
Written by Paul Burkhalter.
Stock no. 1823193
Published by Twelveheads Press. 1st 1996. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The railway system within the dockyard. Large format. B/w photos. ISBN: 0906294371. A nice, clean copy. Dustwrapper is slightly scuffed to rear panel.

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DEVON: A SHELL GUIDE
Written by Ann Jellicoe; Roger Mayne.
Stock no. 1822363
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st thus 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The authors have made an intensive exploration of the county for their re-writing of the Shell Guide to Devon. Burgundy cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0571048366. Light mottling & scuffing to boards. Text block browned. A few foxspots present. Dustwrapper is browned and edge-rubbed with slight loss of surface paper to corners, small pen mark (writing) to top of front flap.

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ASPECTS OF EXETER
Written by Peter Thomas; Jacqueline Warren.
Stock no. 2134883
Published by Baron Jay Ltd.. 1981. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Black boards, gilt titles. B/w photos. ISBN: 090459307X.

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THE TORRINGTON & MARLAND LIGHT RAILWAY
Written by Rod Garner.
Stock no. 2134873
Published by Kestrel Railway Books. 1ST 2006. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0954485971.

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EXMOOR TRAVELLERS
Written by Rosemary Anne Lauder.
Stock no. 2134592
Published by Alan Sutton. 1st 1993. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

An anthology drawing on the accounts of Exmoor travellers and visitors over the past 200 years. Large oblong format. B/w illustrations and photos. ISBN: 0750903155. A few marks to covers. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut, edge-creased with a tear to base of spine; repaired with sticky tape.

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