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Devon: A Shell Guide


  • Author:
    Watson, Brian
  • Illustrator:
    John Piper and John Betjeman
  • Publisher:
    Faber & Faber, London, 1955
  • Catalog ID:
    1308352
  • Our ref:
    1308352

Second edition. Faber & Faber, London, 1955, second edition (first published 1935). Hardback. 112 pages plus 4 pages of maps. Dust jacket. The Shell Guide to Devon was originally written by John Betjeman. This updated edition was written by Brian Watson, a Devon man, with a thorough knowledge of his county, every village of which he has visited several times. The author writes about Devon vividly and with affection. Illustrated with many black & white photographs. Book in very good condition. Some slight toning to endpapers. Dust jacket good. Some edge wear and a little loss to extremities of spine and to upper edge of rear panel. Spine a little discoloured.
  • Our price: £20.00

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