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Books about Dorset present a series of titles about this pretty county, its scenic beauty and its wide range of interests. Dorset - rural countryside in the north, seaside towns of Bournemouth and Weymouth, the dramatic Jurrasic Coast that is the start of the stunning Coastal path that winds on for 600 miles along the Dorset, Devon, Cornwall and Somerset coast until it reaches Minehead.

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”A A Limey from Lyme Author: Glen Herbert. Paperback.Will appeal to the travel genre, history buffs as well as general reader. Make a good present
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”Romantic Romantic Dorset Hardback Author Mark Bauer. Colour illustrations throughout.
Gardens of Dorsetwidth= The Gardens of Dorset Hardback. A portrait of forty of the best gardens in Dorset.
The Dorset Coast The Dorset Coast Hardback. Adam Burton's expert photography of the Dorset Coast captures the magic of this extraordinary landscape.
Dorset Stone Dorset Stone Paperback. Author Jo Thomas. 200 colour illustrations.
”Walk Walk Dorset Spiral bound 160-page colour book contains walking routes within the county of Dorset.
Dorset in Winter Dorset in Winter Hardback. Author Roger Holman. 140 illustrations.

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Out of Print

The following books in this column are out of print but perhaps may be obtained from the secondhand and rare books specialist

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Dorset Rockfax Climbing Guide
Dorset Rockfax Climbing Guide Paperback. 3rd Revised edition full colour photographs plus climbing photo maps.

Dorset Jarrold Pathfinder Walks Paperback. 28 circular, graded walks all tried and tested by seasoned walkers.

Discover Dorset Fossil
Discover Dorset Fossils Paperback Author Richard Edmonds. Popular pastime.

Wilts and Dorset  buses Wilts & Dorset (Glory Days) Hardback. Examines the history of Wilts & Dorset Motor Services Ltd.

Dorset Pubs ad Breweries Dorset Pubs and Breweries Paperback. A fascinating guide to the historic pubs and breweries of Dorset

Classic Landforms of the East Dorset Coast.Paperback. Authors Denys Brunsden and Andrew Goudie. Colour photographs, OS map extracts, maps and diagrams.

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