Welcome to Forest Books
Forest Books was established in 1979, issuing regular catalogues and exhibiting at bookfairs throughout the UK. More
We offer a changing selection of interesting and unusual antiquarian books on a wide range of subjects.
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BOUGARD (René) & SERRES (John Thomas, translator)
The Little Sea Torch: or, True Guide for Coating Pilots: by which they are Clearly instructed how to Navigate along the Coasts of England, Ireland, France, Spain, Portugal, Italy, and Sicily; the Isles of Malta, Corsica, Sardinia, and others in the Straits; and of the Coast of Barbary, from Cape Bon to Cape de Verd. Enriched with Upwards of One Hundred Appearances of Head-Lands and Light-Houses. Together with Plans of the Principal Harbours. Also a Table of Soundings, and various Explanatory Rem...
CHAUNCY (Sir Henry)
The Historical Antiquities of Hertfordshire: with the original of counties, hundreds or wapentakes and hamlets; the foundation and origin of monasteries, churches, and vicarages; the several honors, mannors, and parks of the nobility and gentry; and the succession of the lords each. Faithfully collected from public records, ancient manuscripts and other select authorities...
General View of the Agriculture and Minerals of Derbyshire; With observations on the means of their improvement, drawn up for the consideration of the Board of Agriculture and internal improvement.
The Surprising Life of David Haggart (Otherwise Named John Wilson), Written by himself while under sentence of death. Who was executed at Edinburgh, (after a short but eventful life, being only 20 years of age), for the Murder of Thomas Morrin, the Turnkey of Dumfries Jail.
(A miscellany of antiquarian books: including agriculture, architecture, naval, law, medicine, photography, science etc.)
We Buy Books
We are always keen to purchase books that are rare or of collectable value, either singly or collections. We give very fair prices for books that are in very good or better condition. More