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DICK O' THE FENS: A TALE OF THE GREAT EAST SWAMP
Written by George Manville Fenn. Illustrated by Frank Dadd.
Stock no. 1822483
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very good condition.

Red pictorial boards showing huntsmen in gilt to spine and front board. Gilt titles, bevelled edges. Green text block. Twelve full page illustrations in b/w. 383 pages plus 32 page publisher adverts to rear. Spine lightly faded and lightly worn to top & tail. Corners lightly rubbed. Name stamp and erasure marks to free front endpaper. Scattered foxspots throughout. Hinges pulled but binding tight.

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AKENFIELD: PORTRAIT OF AN ENGLISH VILLAGE
Written by Ronald Blythe. Illustrated by Peter Bailey.
Stock no. 1321127
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2002. Slightly better than very good condition.

Brown cloth spine with white title block with black title, pictorial paper boards depicting a horse and plough. B/w illustrations. Top of spine very slightly bumped. A couple of tiny indentations to two edges of the slipcase.

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AKENFIELD: PORTRAIT OF AN ENGLISH VILLAGE
Written by Ronald Blythe. Illustrated by Peter Bailey.
Stock no. 1821585
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2002. Nearly fine condition.

Brown cloth spine with white title block with black title, pictorial paper boards depicting a horse and plough. B/w illustrations. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase with some faint scuffing.

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THE BEAUTIES OF ENGLAND AND WALES VOL II
Written by John Britton; Edward Wedlake Brayley.
Stock no. 2134495
Published by Vernor & Hood. 1st 1801. Very good condition.

Three quarters brown leather binding, marbled boards. Gilt titles to spine. 524 pages + booklist + index. B/w plates. Contains Cambridgeshire, Cheshire and Cornwall. Spine is faded, with a few marks. Browning and some foxing to marbled boards. Page edge browning and foxing to pages.

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THE BEAUTIES OF ENGLAND AND WALES VOL V
Written by John Britton; Edward Wedlake Brayley.
Stock no. 2134255
Published by Vernor & Hood. 1st 1803. Very good condition.

Brown leather spine and corners, marbled boards. Raised bands and gilt titles to spine. Contains 736 pages + booklist, index. B/w plates. Durham, Essex and Glocestershire (sic). Part of Beauties of England Series. Leather spine has faded, with a few marks. Browning to cover edges; some foxing. Browning and foxing to pages throughout. A few pages have margin edge loss.

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CAMBRIDGESHIRE
Written by Olive Cook.
Stock no. 2133689
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1953. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A representative selection of the characteristic scenes of this surprising county. B/w photos. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped, with some tape repairs to verso; a few small pieces of loss.

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INDUSTRIAL LOCOMOTIVES OF EAST ANGLIA
Written by C. Fisher; R.K. Hateley.
Stock no. 2133612
Published by The Industrial Railway Society. 1993. Very good condition.

Glazed boards. Maps and b/w photos. ISBN: 090109675X. Bumping to spine and along a couple of cover edges.

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CONTRACTOR AND FACTOR
Written by Pat Freeman.
Stock no. 1818841
Published by East Anglian Traction Engine Club. 1st 2000. Fine condition.

Covering aspects of the work undertaken by early road making and steam ploughing contractors and firms supplying and maintaining all aspects of farm equipment. Two specific companies are W.G. Smoothy of Rochford, Essex and M. Bloomfield & Sons Ltd. of Debenham, Suffolk. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0952311151. SIGNED by the author (Best wishes) to inside front cover, and also by John Smoothy of W.G. Smoothy below his photo on page 42 (name only, no dedication).

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THE STEAM ENGINE BUILDERS OF NORFOLK
Written by Ronald H. Clark.
Stock no. 1818752
Published by Foulis; Haynes. 1st 1988. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. Norfolk engine builders and their products (mainly traction engines). ISBN: 0854296786. Spine slightly cocked. Contents clean. Green pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine and slightly creased.

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HISTORIC GARDENS OF CAMBRIDGESHIRE AND THE ISLE OF ELY
Written by Timothy Mowl; Laura Mayer.
Stock no. 1818749
Published by Redcliffe Press Ltd.. 1st 2013. Nearly fine condition.

The Historic Gardens of England Series. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour & b/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 9781908326324. SIGNED by author, Timothy Mowl, to title page (no dedication).

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THE BROADS (NN 89)
Written by Brian Moss.
Stock no. 2129628
Published by Harper Collins. 1st 2001. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 89. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0002201631. Foxing to top edge of text block else book and contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine.

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GLYNN THOMAS: EAST ANGLIA A DIFFERENT PERSPECTIVE
Written by Alan Marshall. Illustrated by Glynn Thomas.
Stock no. 1816004
Published by Mascot Media. 1st 2012. Nearly fine condition.

Glynn Thomas has been one of East Anglia's foremost printmakers for more than 40 years. Large format. Matt pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. 128 pages including index. ISBN: 9780957181120. A few grubby marks to boards. Base of spine lightly creased.

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