Tag Archives: H Lewis Jones

Get the Lodestar Books catalogue now – there’s just time to place an order before Christmas

I’m loving the Lodestar Books catalogue – partly because it’s a lovely piece of work, but also because of what it contains. First of all there are the books Lodestar has already published, including artist Tony Watts’ collection An Eye … Continue reading

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We recommend: Swin, Swale and Swatchway by H Lewis Jones, reprinted by Lodestar Books

I’ve just read H Lewis Jones’ book Swin, Swale and Swatchway in a new edition from Lodestar Books, and I have to say that it’s a rattling good read. Lodestar proprieter Dick Wynne has kindly given me permission to put up a section … Continue reading

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Fabulous new publications from Lodestar Books include classic yachting authors Conor O’Brien, H Alker Tripp, H Lewis Jones and WE Sinclair

    I have good news as we come up to the Christmas season – Dick Wynne’s wonderful Lodestar Books is republishing four more sailing classics that will make great gifts for the sailing man or woman: Shoalwater and Fairway – … Continue reading

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