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ARCHIE AND THE STRICT BAPTISTS
Written by John Betjeman. Illustrated by Phillida Gili.
Stock no. 1504435
Published by John Murray. 1st 1977. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The story of Archibald Ormsby Gore, the teddy bear. This book tells of his youthful adventures while hunting for history and flying with home-made wings over the Berkshire Downs and over the village with its church, its four chapels and four public houses. Yellow boards with small gilt vignette of teddy and title in gilt to spine. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0719534291. SIGNED by author to half-title page. Minimal bumping to spine and corners. Odd tiny spot to covers. Page edges are browned otherwise contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn with loss from top 2" of rear fold. Spine slightly faded.

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THE BIRDS OF BERKSHIRE
Written by Peter Standley; N.J. Bucknell; Andy Swash; Ian D. Collins. Illustrated by Robert Gillmor.
Stock no. 1810932
Published by The Berkshire Atlas Group. 1st 1996. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A comprehensive summary of the records of every species observed in Berkshire since records began. Green boards, gilt titles. B/w illustrations and distribution maps. vi and 388 pages including index. ISBN: 0952929708. Includes Birds of Berkshire Bookmark.

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THE WILTS AND BERKS CANAL
Written by L.J. Dalby.
Stock no. 2115159
Published by The Oakwood Press. 1986. Very good condition.

Canal Histories Number C2. Blue cardwraps. B/w plates and illustrations. Fold-out map to rear. ISBN: 085361332X. Some wear to cover edges.

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METHODISM IN MAIDENHEAD 1829-1979
Written by Peter Hardiment.
Stock no. 1711780
Published by Barracuda Books. 1979. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations. B/w photos. Includes a list of ministers. ISBN: 0860231119. Wrapper unevenly faded.

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THE FLORA OF BERKSHIRE
Written by H.J.M. Bowen.
Stock no. 2112306
Published by Holywell Press. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w distribution maps to rear. Some wear to covers; a few marks. Foxing in places. Wrapper is price-cut with some edge-tears and chips; a little loss; creased.

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THE BIRDS OF BERKSHIRE AND OXFORDSHIRE
Written by M.C. Radford.
Stock no. 1808180
Published by Longmans. 1st 1966. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth boards, dark blue title block with silver title to spine. B/w photos. 212 pages including index. Price-cut wrapper is browned, grubby and slightly faded at spine with a little edge-wear.

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THE LAST DAYS OF STEAM IN BERKSHIRE
Written by Kevin Robertson.
Stock no. 1706660
Published by Alan Sutton. 1st 1987. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. Black cloth, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0862993954. Short tear to wrapper front flap fold. Wrapper price-cut.

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RAIL CENTRES: READING
Written by Laurence Waters.
Stock no. 1706570
Published by Ian Allan Ltd.. 1st 1990. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. ISBN: 0711019371.

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THE HISTORY AND ANTIQUITIES OF THE HUNDRED OF BRAY
Written by Charles Kerry.
Stock no. 2106968
Published by Savill And Edwards. 1861. Almost very good condition.

In the Country of Berks. Brown cloth, gilt title to spine. Fold-out family trees. Large split to spine to rear cover (4-5"), with some fraying of cloth. Corners are bumped. Fading to spine. Smaller split to top of spine at front (1"). Dedication from the author (but NO signature). One fold-out piece has two tape repairs.

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BERKSHIRE VALE
Written by Wilfrid Howe-Nurse. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1302874
Published by Basil Blackwell. 1st 1927. Very good condition.

Limited to 250 copies signed by the author and artist. Poems about Berkshire. Very large format (15.5 x 11.25"). Cream cloth with gilt title to front cover. 42 pages. Lovely tinted illustrations. SIGNED by the author and the artist. Copy no. 188. Spine and corners are slightly bumped. Cream covers are ever so slightly grubby (hardly noticeable). Foxing throughout else contents clean.

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THE BOOK OF SONNING
Written by Angela Perkins.
Stock no. 630951
Published by Barracuda Books. 1st 1977. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Story of an English Village. Limited Edition. B/w photos. ISBN: 0860230511. Wrapper spine is faded. Price-cut. Copy no. 418.

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WELLINGTON COLLEGE REGISTER 1859-1973
No author listed.
Stock no. 817331
1975. Very good condition.

Ninth Edition. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine and vignette to front. Edges lightly rubbed, top corners lightly bumped. Contents clean.

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