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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An Exact Narrative of the Tryal and Condemnation of John Twyn, for Printing and Dispersing a Treasonable Book. With the Tryals of Thomas Brewster, Bookseller. Simon Dover, Printer. Nathan Brooks, Bookbinder. For Printing, Publishing, and Uttering of Seditious, Scandalous, and Malitious Pamphlets. At Justice-Hall in the Old-Bayly London, the 20th. and 22th. of February 1663/4. Published by authority.
The History of the Poor; Their Rights, Duties, and the Laws Respecting them. In a Series of Letters.
A Full and Particular Account of the Dreadful Damages that has been done during the past Week by the Tremedous [sic] Hurricanes that have prevailed during the same; giving a further Account of the number of Lives lost, Houses blown down, Trees torn up by the Roots, &c. &c.
A Survey of the Lakes of Cumberland, Westmoreland, and Lancashire: together with an Account, Historical, Topographical, and Descriptive, of the adjacent Country. To which is added, a Sketch of the Border Laws and Customs.
A selection of books pertaining to the book arts, particularly relating to bookbinding, printing & bookselling history - Including books from the working library of Roger Powell (1896-1990), bookbinder
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