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SONGS OF THE WYE AND POEMS
Written by Wioni.
Stock no. 2128591
Published by Simpkin, Marshall & Co.. 1859. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt titles and decorations. SIGNED by author, with dedication to previous owner on front endpaper. A few marks and wear to covers. Some foxing and marks to outer page edges.

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THE SEA (2 VOLUMES)
Written by F. Whymper.
Stock no. 2128580
Published by Cassell Petter & Galpin. Very good condition.

Four volumes in two. Three-quarter dark green leather binding. Gilt titles and decorations to spines. B/w illustrations. The Sea, its Stirring Story of Adventure, Peril & Heroism. A few small marks/spotting to covers. Brown mark to rear cover of one volume. Foxing and browning to outer page edges and some page margins. Corner creasing to a few pages. Leather to spine and corners is still lovely and bright.

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THE WYE TOUR
Written by Thomas Dudley Fosbroke.
Stock no. 2128570
Circa 1851. Almost very good condition.

Including An Account of Ross and An Account of Goodrich Court the Seat of Sir Samuel Rush Meyrick. Blue paperwraps. To which is added an Appendix Containing and interesting Elucidation of Pope's Eulogium on 'The Man of Ross'. A New Edition, Revised and Corrected. Creasing and marks to covers; some chipping at edges; a little loss. A few grubby marks.

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A TOUR IN WALES (2 VOLUMES)
No author listed.
Stock no. 2128228
1ST 1778. Almost very good condition.

Leather binding. Many fold-out illustrations. Printed by Henry Hughes. Volume I - MDCCLXXIII. Volume II - MDCCLXX. These books have been rebound, with new leather spines with raised bands; original covers laid down. New endpapers. Heavy wear and scuffing to covers and corners. Volume I - All plates present. Volume II - 7 MISSING. 14 extra plates to list. Volume I - has inscription in ink to prelims; which in part reads: The Notes and corrections in this Volume are in the handwriting of Watkin Williams Esq. of Penbedw, Lord-Lieutenant of the Counties of Denbigh and Merioneth, & M.P. first for Montgomeryshire & afterwards, for Flint Boroughs. Margin correction marks. Some page edges are a little chipped. Page browning. Some foxing. Still look a handsome set on the shelf!

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A TOPOGRAPHICAL AND HISTORICAL DESCRIPTION OF THE COUNTY OF MONMOUTH
Written by John Britton; J. Evans.
Stock no. 2128227
Published by Sherwood, Neely & Jones. Good condition.

Containing an account of its Towns, Castles, Antiquities, Churches, Monuments, Public Edifices, Picturesque Scenery. White title label to spine. Fold-out map to front. 11 engravings. What appears to be a few library stickers; so probably ex-lib. Partially removed sticker to base of spine; couple of ink stamps to prelims. Uneven fading to covers; some chipping to edges and corners. Bumping. Page edge browning; some foxing.

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A NATURAL HISTORY OF THE NESTS AND EGGS OF BRITISH BIRDS (3 VOLUMES)
Written by F.O. Morris.
Stock no. 2128160
Published by John C. Nimmo. 3rd 1892. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Green cloth with gilt titles to spines, vignettes to front covers and bottoms of spines. This is the 3rd edition, thoroughly revised and enlarged with many new plates. 248 plates (232 originals & 12 extra plates for this edition). Bumping and wear to spines and corners; some fraying to cloth. Heavy wear to some edges. Names in ink to prelim pages. Some hinges are pulled. Page edges of some pages are unopened. Volume 3 - plates 105 + 106 are detached. Foxing.

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A HISTORY OF BRITISH BIRDS (6 VOLUMES)
Written by F.O. Morris.
Stock no. 2128141
Published by John C. Nimmo. Circa 1895. Almost very good condition.

6 volumes. Green cloth, gilt vignettes to front cover. Gilt decorations to spine. 365 hand-coloured plates. All volumes have faded from green to brown. Varying degrees of bumping and chipping, with some splits to corners and top and tails of spines. Volume I - Rear Joint has almost broken (very weak)- probably closer to good condition; Volume III - Loose pages - 227-230; Volume IV - Loose pages - again 227-230; Volume VI - Plate page 13 has light mark across uncoloured area. ALL volumes have varying degrees of foxing and margin marks. Inscriptions in ink to front endpapers of all volumes. ALL plates are present and exquisitely hand-coloured!

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RURAL SPORTS (2 VOLUMES)
Written by William B. Daniel.
Stock no. 2127953
Published by Bunny And Gold. Circa 1801. Almost very good condition.

2 volumes. Brown leather covers, gilt borders. B/w plates. Includes sections on dogs, plus fox and stag hunting, hare coursing. Rabbit, martin, badger and otter hunting. Angling, game shooting and waterfowl etc. Both volumes have been rebacked with new spines with raised bands; new endpapers, original boards and pages. Volume 1 No longer has its title page. All plates present. Volume 1 was published in 1801 and Volume 2 in 1802. Scuffing and wear to covers; heavy wear to corners. Foxing, browning and some margin marks.

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THE NATURAL HISTORY OF SELBORNE
Written by Gilbert White.
Stock no. 1816516
Published by Bell and Daldy. 1862. Very good condition.

With Miscellaneous Observations and Explanatory Notes. Pages:vi, 426 including index. Bound in brown leather spine with gilt title, dark green cloth boards. Small format. Top edge gilt. Spine lightly rubbed. Binding firm. Bookplate to front pastedown. Contents clean.

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MEMOIRS OF THE CIVIL WAR IN WALES AND THE MARCHES 1642-1649 (2 VOLUMES)
Written by John Roland Phillips.
Stock no. 2127590
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1874. Almost very good condition.

Burgundy cloth, gilt titles to spines. Volume 2 is Documents. Spines are very browned, with some marks. Bumping to corners. Some uneven fading to edges. Names in ink to front pastedowns. Foxing to outer page edges. A few page edges are uncut.

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A CHRONOLOGICAL OUTLINE OF THE HISTORY OF BRISTOL
Written by John Evans.
Stock no. 2127055
Published by G. And W.B. Whittaker. 1824. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth. Folding map frontis. xxxiv + 376 pages. Spine has faded to brown; some other fade marks along edges. Some scuffing and a few 'splash' marks to covers. Heavy browning to fold-out map to front. Some foxing.

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TRAVELS THROUGH FRANCE AND ITALY (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Tobias Smollett.
Stock no. 2125942
1766. Good condition.

Leather spine and corners. Marbled boards. Containing observations on Character, Customs, Religion, Government, Police, Commerce, Arts, and Antiquities. With a particular description of the Town, Territory, and Climate of Nice: To which is added, A Register of the Weather, kept during a Residence of Eighteen Months in that City. Book has been sympathetically rebacked in contemporary style. New endpapers. Heavy wear and some chipping and loss to corners. Scuffing to marbled boards. Some browning to pages.

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