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Tabitha Miggins: Ship's Cat (On the Pill Ferry) By Philippa Perry
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Tabitha Miggins is a special kind of heroine, possibly unique in the annals of literary fiction. Brave, furry, resolute, bushy-tailed, adventurous and bewhiskered, her hobbies include knitting and... More > Milk Stout and she certainly does not let I dare wait upon I would. Read it now and marvel to fur-raising adventures with pirates, smugglers and cannibals on the magical island of Brindle Holm - or relax in the snug of The Duke on the North Somerset bank of the River Avon in sleepiest Pill with friends both big and small. Tabitha's friends include Willard the well-hard mallard, Nutter Slater, Clarence the cross-eyed badger, Whitebeard the pirate, Rat-a-Tat Ginger, Sticky Paws O'Grady and Lavinia (AKA Old-Tail-Up-For-The-Lads). Amongst Tabitha's short list of mortal enemies (not counting an island-full of cannibals) is the evil-minded Smuckle. Baddies don't come much badder! One thing is for sure, elderly tabby cats will never be the same again...but were they ever the same before?< Less
Tabitha Miggins - Ship's Cat (On the Pill Ferry) By Philippa Perry
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Tabitha Miggins is a special kind of heroine, possibly unique in the annals of literary fiction. Brave, furry, resolute, bushy-tailed, adventurous and bewhiskered, her hobbies include knitting and... More > Milk Stout and she certainly does not let I dare wait upon I would. Read it now and marvel to fur-raising adventures with pirates, smugglers and cannibals on the magical island of Brindle Holm - or relax in the snug of The Duke on the North Somerset bank of the River Avon in sleepiest Pill with friends both big and small. Tabitha's friends include Willard the well-hard mallard, Nutter Slater, Clarence the cross-eyed badger, Whitebeard the pirate, Rat-a-Tat Ginger, Sticky Paws O'Grady and Lavinia (AKA Old-Tail-Up-For-The-Lads). Amongst Tabitha's short list of mortal enemies (not counting an island-full of cannibals) is the evil-minded Smuckle. Baddies don't come much badder! One thing is for sure, elderly tabby cats will never be the same again...but were they ever the same before?< Less
Jack's War By Jerry Richards
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This is a book about the war experiences of Jack Martin. There are extracts and sketches from his personal diary which he carried with him throughout the 2nd World War. Jack, served in the Duke of... More > Cornwall's Light Infantry in Cornwall, India and the Western Desert, and was captured at the Knightsbridge Box at Bir Ell Hassist, the Cornwall's first action on the 6th June 1942.< Less
Jack's War (in colour) By Jerry Richards
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This is a book about the war experiences of Jack Martin. There are extracts and sketches from his personal diary which he carried with him throughout the 2nd World War. Jack, served in the Duke of... More > Cornwall's Light Infantry in Cornwall, India and the Western Desert, and was captured at the Knightsbridge Box at Bir Ell Hassist, the Cornwall's first action on the 6th June 1942.< Less
The Camborne Play By Myrna Combellack
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Vitality & joy of life are the keynotes to this new translation of the 16th century Cornish language play, Beunans Meriasek. In it, Camborne's noble patron saint, Meriasek, is sent to school,... More > refuses marriage & all worldly considerations, embarking instead on a priestly career of such piety that it ends in a bishopric of immense wealth and grandeur of the kind that he had studiously worked to avoid all his life. Meanwhile in Rome, eight centuries earlier, the pagan emperor Constantine is stricken with leprosy, only to be cured by the outlawed Christian pope, Silvester, resulting in the Christian conversion of an empire. Black masses, slain dragons and the Duke of Cornwall goes to war in two further plays. This new verse translation was rehearsed & performed at St Paul's church, Truro, in February 1986 by a medieval mixture of amateur, professional & student actors. Myrna Combellack was Academic Secretary at the Institute of Cornish Studies (Univ of Exeter & Cornwall CC) from 1972 to 1990.< Less
Life of Edward the Black Prince By Louise Creighton
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Life of Edward the Black Prince By Louise Creighton.Edward of Woodstock, Prince of Wales, Duke of Cornwall, Prince of Aquitaine, KG (15 June 1330 – 8 June 1376) was the eldest son of King... More > Edward III of England and his wife Philippa of Hainault as well as father to King Richard II of England. He was called Edward of Woodstock in his early life, after his birthplace, and has more recently been popularly known as the Black Prince. He was an exceptional military leader, and his victories over the French at the Battles of Crécy and Poitiers made him very popular during his lifetime. In 1348 he became the first Knight of the Garter, of whose Order he was one of the founders.< Less