Two rare manuscripts which give a unique insight into the Cornish language and rural life are going to be preserved for future generations.
One of the works dates back to the 17th century. But they've now become so fragile there's a risk they could be damaged further if delicate repairs aren't carried out soon.
Our Cornwall correspondent Steve Hardy reports:
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