The Arts

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  • The Wheel Book Cover

    The Wheel

    , , , £10.00
    With a history of the Cornish revival by Amy Hale
    Foreword by Bobi Jones

    Tim Saunders has gathered together more than a hundred poems from a variety of sources – magazines, books and manuscripts – to give us the first ever survey of poetry in the Cornish language from 1850 until 1980.

  • The Tin Violin by Alan M. Kent

    The Tin Violin

    , , £4.50

    A play based on the remarkable life and adventures of Josh Emidy, a slave from the Guinea coast who became an accomplished musician, composer and respected teacher of the violin in Cornwall.

  • Ordinalia, The Cornish Mystery Play Cycle


    , £15.00

    The medieval Cornish-language cycle of mystery plays – The Beginning of the World, The Passion and The Resurrection – translated in their entirety into English by Alan M. Kent.

  • Oogly Es Sin Book Cover

    Oogly es Sin

    , £4.95

    Alan M. Kent’s play explores the life of the seventeenth-century ‘Cornish Giant’, Anthony Payne, in a series of hilarious and touching reminiscences.

  • Nothing Broken Book Cover

    Nothing Broken

    , £10.99

    A long-awaited collection of poetry written in Cornish in the last twenty years. A coming of age for the Cornish language and its literature.

  • Navitas Christi The Nativity

    Nativitas Christi / The Nativity

    , £10.00

    Alan M. Kent has written a new Nativity play with all the flavour of the medieval Celtic masterpiece but with a distinctive contemporary Cornish voice. In this book we find the characters of the familiar Nativity story, along side Cornish sailors and tinners and Joseph of Arimathea and his legendary journey with Christ to Cornwall.

  • The High Tide Book Cover

    The High Tide

    , , , £10.00

    This collection contains most of Tim Saunders’ poetry in Cornish to date. The poems are accompanied by the author’s own prose translations into English.

  • The Awakening Book Cover

    The Awakening

    , £7.95

    A collection of previously unpublished poems that in range and quality stands alongside Jack Clemo’s finest published work.

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    John Clare and the folk tradition

    , , £15.00
    Contains nearly 300 tunes

    The nearly 300 tunes transcribed in this book give us a unique view into the disappearing pre-industrial culture of the early nineteenth century.

  • Silvanus Trevail Book Cover

    Silvanus Trevail

    , , £20.00

    This biography is the first to evaluate Trevail’s remarkable life and achievements, with over 150 colour illustrations of his buildings and a comprehensive catalogue of all his projects.

  • Berkeley Protest Posters Book Covers

    4973: Berkeley Protest Posters 1970

    , £25.00
    with an introductory essay by Barry Miles

    4973: Berkeley Protest Posters 1970 reproduces a collection of 136 handmade posters, mostly silkscreened on recycled computer paper, produced by students in the Political Poster Workshop in Berkeley, University of California, to protest against America’s war in Vietnam and the decision of the Nixon administration to take the war into Cambodia. The numbers 4973 in the title were thought to protect the posters from being removed by the Berkeley Police Department.