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THE WAY OF A COUNTRYMAN
Written by Ian Niall. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 2125799
Published by Merlin Unwin Books. 2012. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Recollections of shooting and fishing. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781906122461. Wrapper a little edge-creased, light fading to spine.

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A HISTORY OF THE COUNTRYSIDE
Written by Margaret Potter; Alexander Potter. Illustrated by Margaret Potter; Alexander Potter.
Stock no. 1610690
Published by Penguin. 1946. Slightly better than very good condition.

Colour pictorial paperwraps with brown border and red title to front. Colour lithographs and b/w drawings. Puffin Picture Book No. 37. Staples rusted. A little transfer of printing to some pages around centre of book.

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MY COUNTRY BOOK
Written by C.F. Tunnicliffe. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 2125744
Published by The Studio. 1st 1942. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, green title to spine. Tunnicliffe's own view of the countryside in picture and story. Delicate full-page colour illustrations plus b/w pictures. 95 pages. Bump and browning to top of spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and a few grubby marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Top 1cm of wrapper spine is missing. Edge-creasing and a few tears and chips also to wrapper, which is foxed to verso.

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A WORLD OF ONE'S OWN
Written by Christopher Whitfield. Illustrated by Geoffrey Miller.
Stock no. 2125503
Published by Country Life Limited. 1st 1938. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Twenty-Four Country Essays set in that undulating and tranquil part of Warwickshire which lies between Stratford-on-Avon and Warwick and, for the rest, in the North Cotswolds. Brown cloth, gilt title to spine and brown title to front. B/w wood engravings. Some fading to top and tail of spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Page edge browning. Wrapper is price-cut with uneven browning to covers; some loss to top and tail of spine. Wrapper almost in two sections (split along front fold of spine).

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A HISTORY OF THE COUNTRYSIDE
Written by Margaret Potter; Alexander Potter. Illustrated by Margaret Potter; Alexander Potter.
Stock no. 1610238
Published by Penguin. 1946. Very good condition.

Colour pictorial paperwraps with brown border and red title to front. Colour lithographs and b/w drawings. Puffin Picture Book No. 37. Staples rusted.

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WANDERING WITH NOMAD
Written by Norman Ellison. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 2124492
Published by University of London Press. 1st 1946. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, black title to spine and vignette to front. Photo frontis. B/w illustrations. Thrilling adventures among the wild life of the countryside. Spine and over edges are browned. Some bumping to corners. Lengthy inscription in pencil to front pastedown. Foxing to outer page edges. Top corners of pages have a bit of creasing. Wrapper is foxed with edge-tears and chips; some loss.

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THE COUNTRY CHILD
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 2124463
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2009. As new condition.

Purple cloth, brown title block with gilt title to spine. Gilt floral pattern to covers. B/w illustrations. Contained in original shrink wrap - unopened! Slip case is fine. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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FROM 1890 TO THE PRESENT DAY FARM TRACTORS
Written by Michael Williams.
Stock no. 1815471
Published by Silverdale Books. 1st 2005. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The history of tractors offering a fascinating insight into the story of farming in the twentieth century. Colour photos. 173 pages plus index. ISBN: 1845092511. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly creased and spine is slightly faded.

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THE COUNTRYMAN'S BEDSIDE BOOK
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1317013
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1942. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A collection of country reminiscences. Fourteen full-page plates and numerous head and tail pieces. Brown cloth. 287 pages. Spine and corners bumped. Foxing to textblock. Grubby dustwrapper is edge chipped with loss, large piece of loss to top of spine/front panel. Tape repairs on verso.

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LONG NETTING AND NET-MAKING
Written by Jon Hutcheon.
Stock no. 1208849
Published by The Crowood Press. 1st 2006. Nearly fine condition.

A Rabbit Catcher's Guide. A detailed and informative book telling you everything about this highly effective method of pest control. The author is a keen conservationist and experienced rabbit catcher. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. 128 pages includes index and glossary. ISBN: 1861268211. Base of spine bumped else a fine copy.

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LETTERS FROM COMPTON DEVERELL
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1208825
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1950. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A tranquil book calling up the very sights, sounds and smells of the English countryside. Red boards, black title to spine. Endpapers are maps. B/w illustrations. 280 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Inscription in ink to half-title. 2nd issue dustwrapper is price-cut and badly foxed with a few closed edge-tears and very slight loss at top of spine.

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THE CROSSLEY ID GUIDE: BRITAIN & IRELAND
Written by Richard Crossley; Dominic Couzens.
Stock no. 1814673
Published by Princeton University Press. 1st 2014. Slightly better than very good condition.

A celebration of the beauty of birds, and the British and Irish countryside. Stiff pictorial cardwraps. Colour photos. 301 pages including index. ISBN: 9780691151946. Light creasing to covers.

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