News from the Dovecote
CORONATION: The Crowning of Elizabeth II by Hugo Vickers
A new fully revised edition of Hugo Vickers's account of the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II in 1953. An invaluable guide and insight into the ceremony that will take place when King Charles III is crowned in Westminster Abbey in May.
Swanage, An Illustrated History by Jason Tomes
Jason Tomes' long-awaited 'Swanage, An Illustrated History' is about to be published and will be available to purchase on our website from 14th November 2022.
During a sort out we have found a few copies of the following: A Constant Heart (£20), Dorset's Best Churches (£20), Dorset Maps (£25), Manor Houses of Dorset (£25), Dorset Stone (£15), The Grove Diaries (£25), Anecdotes & History of Cranborne Chase (£15), Rope,...
Reviews for THE FOSSIL WOMAN & PURBECK STONE
…an accessible, well-researched biography of this remarkable woman was needed to set the record straight…
Acclaim for Reynolds Stone: A Memoir
'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
Reynolds Stone: A Memoir
The long awaited memoir by Humphrey Stone is due for publication at the end of September.
‘Lost Dorset’ paperback NOW AVAILABLE
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
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.
Discover Dorset titles back into print
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...