New Books for Sale

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Ruth Tongue, Somerset Folklorist by Mary B Rhodes £12

The essential Ruth Tongue publication, drawn from the Halsway archive and featuring over 100 songs / tunes, alongside background information and archive images.

William Winter’s Quantocks Tune Book + CD ed. Geoff Woolfe £18

Country dance and popular tunes from the manuscript of Somerset fiddler and shoemaker, c.1850.

Teaching Children Country Dancing + CD by Pete Hendy £16

Designed to help people who would like to introduce country dancing to children of all ages but aren’t sure where to start. Descriptions of 25 dances and an accompanying CD of music by The Downfielders.

In Xanadu…A Companion to Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s Kubla Khan 

by Justin Shepherd £5                           

This richly illustrated introduction to ‘Kubla Khan’ is published by the Friends of Coleridge to mark the bicentenary of the publication in 1816 of a work which has since become one of the great myths of English literature.