BOOKS

 

The Society's own publications (those currently available), together with other books that we distribute, are listed below. The default order of display is alphabetical, although you can choose other views by using the drop-down button. You may buy them securely online, using either your PayPal account or your credit card (via PayPal).

 

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Books

A Clear Water Stream

This is a new edition of a classic in country and angling literature, first published in 1958 but long out of print. It features specially commissioned illustrations by noted wildlife artist Mick Loates.

Price: £13.99

Recreating a Lost World: Henry Williamson and Folkestone 1919-20

After the end of the First World War, Henry Williamson was briefly stationed in Folkestone, and later fictionalised this period in his novels. This booklet explores the 'real-life scenario' and the fiction.

Price: £2.50

Stumberleap, and Other Devon Writings

A collection of nature essays and sketches of village life in Georgeham, N Devon, in the 1920s, together with powerful pieces on the First World War. Included also are some of Williamson's classic short stories, including ‘Stumberleap’, the mysterious 'Whatever Has Happened' and 'The Heller'. Illustrated with contemporary photographs.

Price: £9.50

Henry Williamson: A Bibliography

An indispensable working handbook for both collectors and anyone who enjoys Henry Williamson's writings.

Price: £5.00

Indian Summer Notebook

A selection of works from a number of scarce sources, including book introductions and contributions to anthologies and magazines; a series of articles in the Evening Standard; and significant essays on Richard Jefferies and Francis Thompson.

Price: £5.00

Henry Williamson: A Brief Look at his Life...

A short anthology of HW’s writings on North Devon published to introduce his work to a wider public, and to persuade them to seek out his books and read further.

Price: £3.00

Words on the West Wind: Selected Essays

This selection of pieces by Henry Williamson from the literary magazine The Adelphi contains both gems and important essays that deserve resurrection, including the original ending to his celebrated classic Tarka the Otter. Also included is an essay on Williamson by the Cornish poet Charles Causley and several fragments by the talented writer James Farrar, killed in the Second World War aged just 20.

Price: £5.00

The Notebook of a Nature-lover

An anthology originally written as a regular column for the Sunday Referee that reflects Henry Williamson’s unique ability to communicate his passion for the English countryside, whether it be observing salmon leaping in the River Bray, watching partridges in his field and a spider in its web, walking on Dartmoor and Exmoor, or tales of his young children exploring the natural world.

Price: £5.00

Green Fields and Pavements

Between 1937 and 1945 Henry Williamson farmed 243 acres of difficult land in North Norfolk, bringing a near-derelict farm to an A grade classification during the years of the Second World War. Throughout those years he was writing newspaper articles, to help finance the farm, and this book is a collection of the articles that he contributed to the Eastern Daily Press between 1941 and 1944.

Price: £11.50

Henry Williamson: Tarka and the Last Romantic

This comprehensive biography draws on the primary source material from Williamson's own archive: his diaries, journals and papers, and family memories . . .

Price: £10.99
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