This section contains selected recently published books and significant works that we feel will be of particular interest to collectors of mill books

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Historische Mühlen und ihre Technik

A4 hardback in publisher’s shrink wrapping
Technical drawings of 46 individual wind and water mills, mainly in northern and central Germany and one in Poland, with a description of the history and ownership of each.
Some of the mills were selected as typical examples of specific types, and others because…

From Quern to Computer

A5, 32pp with card cover.

Chapters include:

Cereals,

Flour & bread,

Querns, Animal Power,

Transport,

Watermills,

Windmills,

Industrial Revolution,

Roller Milling,

Mill Protection and Preservation

Bundles of 10 are available at a 50% discount (qv)

Tocketts

A4 card cover plus 72pp. Many illustrations and maps in b/w

A history of Tocketts Mill and its owners broadened to include the township of the same name. With short accounts of the other mills in the Skelton Beck valley, particularly the West Mill and Howl Beck Mill in Guisborough…

Pitstone windmill

Well produced book of 80 pages. Fully illustrated throughout with colour and b/w images.

New text, drawings and photography provide a fascinating tribute to the people who saved Britain’s oldest post mill from oblivion. The history and the restoration are described along with new detail on the structure and workings…

International Molinology 92

Special 50th Anniversary Issue</strong

Much larger than normal issues 80 pp) A4 size card cover profusely illustrated in colour and b/w with line drawings, maps etc There are a number of original papers and some shorter communications and book reviews in each issue. Contents include:

Historic Windmills of Bodrum, Australia

Windmill Land

Combined edition of Windmill Land (1916) with most of More Windmill Land (1917) with additions

Excellent condition, hardback 429pp

very rare!

Out of Stock
Life under the sails - Heage Windmill

Attractive A5 booklet of 16 pages with card covers.

Sold on behalf of the Heage Windmill Society

A brief history of the trials and tribulations of people living and working in and around Heage Windmill. There were many colourful characters including members of the Shore family who owned the…

Wind, water and steam

Now available

Hertfordshire has an unusually rich and diverse milling heritage; there are records of 110 watermills and 71 windmills in Hertfordshire, but of the majority, little physical evidence remains today.

Heavily illustrated with both historic and contemporary photographs, this book acts as an invaluable guide to these mills…

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