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This article came from Chronicle published October 1982. Page: 44

 

Book News and Notices

Author: Pat Knight

 

A selection of recently-published and forthcoming titles of interest to members:

Joan Brocklebank : SPRINGHEAD, FONTHILL MAGNA: SOME, HISTORICAL NOTES: Published for the Springhead Trust, c1982. Unpriced

David Burnett : DORSET BEFORE THE CAMERA, 1539-1855 : 1982 : £5.95.

William Dampier : A VOYAGE TO NEW HOLLAND : THE ENGLISH VOYAGE OF DISCOVERY TO THE SOUTH SEAS IN : 1699 edited with an introduction by James Spencer : 1981 (Facsimile of edition in one volume, London, 1729) : Unpriced.

Les Groube : THE ARCHAEOLOGY OF RURAL DORSET : Dorset Natural history and Archaeological Society (Monograph Series No.4) October, 1982 : £5.50

L.V.Grinsell : DORSET BARROWS SUPPLEMENT : Dorset Natural History & Archaeological Society : October 1982 : £3.00.

William Leary : MY ANCESTOR WAS A METHODIST – HOW CAN I FIND OUT MORE ABOUT HIM : Edited by Michael Gandy : Society of Genealogists : c.1982 : £1.00.

Morris Marples : WHITE HORSES AND OTHER HILL FIGURES : 1981 (Originally published 1949) : £3.95.

David Mondey : PLANEMAKERS – 2, WESTLAND : Janes Publ.Co.Ltd. : 1962

Richard Muir : THE LOST VILLAGES OF BRITAIN : 1982 : £11.95.

John Sales : WEST COUNTRY GARDENS – THE GARDENS OF GLOUCESERSHIRE, AV0N, SOMERSET AND WILTSHIRE : 1980 : £7.95.

William of Malmesbury : THE EARLY HISTORY OF GLASTONBURY – an ed.translation and study of: William of Malmesbury’s De antiquitate Glastonie Ecclesie : c1961 : £25.00.

M.F.Waldock : EXPLORE SOUTH PETHERTON PAST AND PRESENT – SUGGESTED WALKS AND NOTES : Published by the author, Yarn Barton, South Petherton : 1982 : £1.00.

Forthcoming:

Leslie Brooke : WEST COUNTRY LOCK-UPS : A series of over 60 drawings with text by the author : Fox Publications Ltd : 23 October 1982 : £7.95.

Stop Press

L.C.Hayward : ILCHESTER MEAD ROMAN VILLA : Toucan Press : 1982 : £3.00. Obtainable from the author at meetings or 226 Goldcroft, Yeovil.


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