News from the Dovecote
Eighteen years after it was first commissioned Treleven Haysom’s definitive account of the Purbeck stone industry is finally being published in October 2020.
'A beautiful book, packed with illustrations. A beguiling memoir'. THE OLDIE . . . this fond and beautifully illustrated memoir. THE SPECTATOR 'The genius of Reynolds Stone.' Clive Aslet, COUNTRY LIFE
The long awaited memoir by Humphrey Stone is due for publication at the end of September.
The paperback of 'Lost Dorset' has been beautifully printed. It's the same generous size and format as the hardback, and is an absolute bargain at £12!
'A carefully observed portrait of a rural way of life.' Joanna Davis, The Dorset Echo. 'Will fly off the shelves at Christmas.' Steve Harris, Radio Solent. 'brings so much back to life, almost to the extent of my being able to smell once again those cottage interiors...
The Discover Dorset series of 36 titles is one of the great achievements in recent publishing of books about Dorset. Discover Dorset Follies and Shipwrecks are now in stock. Farming, The Prehistoric Age and Cranborne Chase will be available from October 10th 2018.
We are now in the process of getting all the out of print Discover Dorset titles back into print again. Follies and Shipwrecks are due in late July, Farming, Cranborne Chase and The Prehistoric Age will be available later in the...