The Cornish Bookworm

CornishBookThe Cornish Bookworm has an extensive collection of Cornish books.

Books range from copies of Richard Carew’s survey of Cornwall in 1602 to modern day writers such as Alan Buckley and Michael Tangye to Winston Graham’s Poldark books. Subject matters range from art to archaeology, mining to maritime, folk-lore to family history, churches to chapels,and about places from Penzance to Padstow. Bill the Bookworm is the resident expert on the history of this beautiful building.