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DORSET IN THE AGE OF STEAM
Written by Peter Stanier.
Stock no. 1322451
Published by Dorset Books. 1st 2002. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A history and archaeology of Dorset Industry c.1750-1950. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. 160 pages. B/w photos. ISBN: 1871164907. Spine and corners bumped. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is just slightly creased at edges.

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EBB-TIDE AT POOLE 1815-1951
Written by John Hillier.
Stock no. 2136366
Published by Poole Historical Trust. 1st 1985. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Brown boards, gilt titles. B/w photos. 216 pages. ISBN: 0950491438. SIGNED by author to title page. Wrapper is faded to spine.

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A GEOGRAPHICAL HANDBOOK OF THE DORSET FLORA
Written by Ronald Good; K.L. Robinson.
Stock no. 1823285
Published by Dorset Natural History And Archaeological Society. 1st 1948. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w photo frontis and 42 distribution maps. Including a chapter on the soils of Dorset by K.L. Robinson. Some lightly, uneven fading to boards, a few small marks. '72' and name & date in ink to top of front endpapers. Some minor foxing present. Includes Second Addendum published in 1970 as a separate booklet.

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BOUND TO THE SOIL: A SOCIAL HISTORY OF DORSET 1750-1918
Written by Barbara Kerr.
Stock no. 1823229
Published by John Baker. 1st 1968. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

An intensive piece of social history showing that until the eve of the First World War, tradesmen, clergy and manufacturers, as well as land-owners, farmers and agricultural labourers, were held in bondage to the soil. Green cloth boards, red title block with gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. Boards nice and bright. Inscription in ink to free front endpaper. Text block browned. Foxing to prelims and endpapers. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with chips to corners, faded to spine and scuffed.

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RADSTOCK COAL & STEAM. THE SOMERSET & DORSET AT RADSTOCK AND WRITHLINGTON VOLUME 2: BUILDINGS, LOCOMOTIVES AND WORKINGS
Written by Chris Handley.
Stock no. 1823192
Published by Millstream Books. 1st 1992. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. ISBN: 094897530X. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased and slightly scuffed.

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DORSET (BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND)
Written by John Newman; Nikolaus Pevsner.
Stock no. 2136183
Published by Penguin. 1st 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black leatherette, gilt titles. B/w photos. ISBN: 0140710442. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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THE STORY OF THE WESTBURY TO WEYMOUTH LINE
Written by Derek Phillips.
Stock no. 1822904
Published by Oxford Publishing Co. 1st 1994. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. From the battle of the gauges to the present day. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and track plans. ISBN: 0860935140. Top & tail of spine lightly rubbed. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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THE OLD STONE CROSSES OF DORSET
Written by Alfred Pope.
Stock no. 2135763
Published by Chiswick Press. Circa 1906. Very good condition.

Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine and cross to front board. B/w photos, folding map. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers; splash marks to front cover. Page browning and some foxing. Some margin marks. Fold-out map is browned, but still very good.

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THE BOOK OF BLANDFORD FORUM
Written by Benjamin G. Cox.
Stock no. 2135665
Published by Dorset Books. 1993. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Reprint edition. Dark yellow boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. The Story of the Town's Past. ISBN: 1871164176. Wrapper has some light edge-creasing and is faded to spine.

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THE BEAUTIES OF ENGLAND AND WALES VOL IV
Written by John Britton; Edward Wedlake Brayley.
Stock no. 2134499
Published by Vernor & Hood. 1st 1803. Very good condition.

Brown leather spine and corners. Raised bands, gilt title to spine. Marbled boards and endpapers. Includes Devonshire and Dorsetshire. 29 b/w plates. 560 pages + booklist. Spine is faded; a few scuffs. Browning and foxing to covers and pages internally.

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THE SOMERSET & DORSET RAILWAY 1935-1966
Written by Mike Arlett; David Lockett.
Stock no. 1818074
Published by Lightmoor Press. 2nd 2010. Nearly fine condition.

The Norman Lockett Archive. Revised Second Edition. Large format. Green glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781899889310. Light bumping to lower edges.

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THE SOMERSET & DORSET LINE FROM ABOVE: BATH TO EVERCREECH JUNCTION
Written by Kevin Potts.
Stock no. 1818055
Published by Ian Allan. 1st 2013. Fine condition.

Aerial photographs revealing the surviving remains of the Somerset and Dorset Line. This is the first of two volumes. Matt pictorial boards. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780711037557.

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