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Historical books

This collection contains books of a Historical nature; either for a family, a county, a country; generally any book containing the words "History of" in its' title.

List of Historical books volumes

TitleDescription
A View of Devonshire in 1630 by Thomas Westcote, Gent.A View of Devonshire in MDCXXX (1630), with a Pedigree of most of its Gentry, by Thomas Westcote, Gent., edited by The Reverend George Oliver, D.D. and Pitman Jones, Esq., published in Exeter, 1845.
It contains a fascinating account of a journey through the county of Devon, following all the main rivers etc. with accounts of each place and the families that lived there. Almost a standard work on the County.