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THE NATURAL HISTORY OF SELBORNE
Written by Gilbert White; Keith Thomas.
Stock no. 2140931
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2009. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Brown cloth spine and rear cover with gilt title. Front cover is green with black/gilt drawings. The text of this edition is taken from the 1789 edition and includes the first part only, with minor emendations. The additional two letters 'Timothy the Tortoise to Miss Hecky Mulso' and 'On the Sense of Hearing in Fishes', were first published in the 1877 edition of 'The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne', edited by Thomas Bell, 2 vols, published by John Van Voorst. Exquisite full page colour illustrations. A beautiful edition! One small spot to outer page edges. Slip case is a bit better than very good - a few light marks and scuffs.

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THE WHITE ROAD WESTWARDS
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2139695
Published by Nicholas Kaye. 1st 1961. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Take a trip through the lanes of Hampshire, the Somerset valleys, the Dorset woods to the Cornish Coast. 70 exquisite illustrations (colour frontis, 25 full page b/w wood engravings, plus text illustrations and chapter headers & footers). Green boards, silver title to spine. 176 pages. 8.5 x 5.5". Small damp mark to base of spine. Bookplate to front endpaper. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small chips and nicks; some fading to spine.

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SEA PLANES AND FLYING BOATS OF THE SOLENT
Written by Adrian Rance.
Stock no. 1823733
Published by Southampton University Industrial Archaeology Group. 1st 1981. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format, cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0905280032. Covers lightly scuffed at edges. Contents clean.

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THE ILLUSTRATED NATURAL HISTORY OF SELBORNE
Written by Gilbert White; June Chatfield.
Stock no. 1322850
Published by Webb & Bower. 1984. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Introduction by June Chatfield, curator of the Gilbert White Museum. 124 plates in full colour, faithfully reproduced from the hand-coloured engravings of White's contemporaries. Black cloth, silver title to spine. Pictorial endpapers. ISBN: 0906671477. SIGNED by June Chatfield to title-page. Spine bumped. Price-cut wrapper is slightly edge creased.

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REGIMENTAL HISTORY THE ROYAL HAMPSHIRE REGIMENT VOLUME THREE 1918-1954
Written by David Scott Daniell.
Stock no. 2137734
Published by Gale & Polden, Ltd.. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with gilt title to spine and motifs to front cover. B/w maps and photos. Browning and foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper has both bottom corners cut off flaps; faded to spine and edges; a few nicks and chips.

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REGIMENTAL HISTORY THE ROYAL HAMPSHIRE REGIMENT (2 VOLUMES)
Written by C.T. Atkinson.
Stock no. 2137719
Published by Robert Maclehose And Co. Ltd. Circa 1950. Very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt titles to spines and vignettes to front covers. Volume I published in 1950, covers upto 1914. Volume II published in 1952 covers 1914-1918. B/w illustrations. Spines are a bit bumped and faded. Some marks to covers. Foxing to outer page edges.

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HURST CASTLE: AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY
Written by Jude James.
Stock no. 2137693
Published by Dovecote Press. 1st 1986. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green boards with gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0946159394. Spine and a couple of edges are browned. Inscription in ink to front endpaper.

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THEY FLEW FROM THE FOREST
Written by Alan Brown.
Stock no. 1322792
Published by Alan Brown. Circa 1996. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. 156 pages. B/w illustrations. Airfields in the New Forest area, Hampshire during World War II. Slight rubbing to spine and corners. Remains of a small label to front cover. A few page corner tips slightly creased.

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HAMPSHIRE
Written by Telford Varley. Illustrated by Wilfrid Ball.
Stock no. 2137554
Published by Adam & Charles Black. Circa 1909. Almost very good condition.

Green decorated cloth, gilt titles to spine. 75 tissue-guarded colour plates. Folding map. 3000 copies printed. A & C Black Colour Book 20 Shilling series. Spine is bumped. A few marks to covers. Joints have white tape repairs - so strengthened. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Plate opposite page 164 has ragged edge. Some foxing and browning.

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WINCHESTER
Written by Telford Varley. Illustrated by Wilfrid Ball.
Stock no. 2137056
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1910. Good condition.

24 tissue-guarded colour plates. 2000 copies printed. Top edge gilt. Blue cloth, gilt titles and coat of arms to front cover. A & C Black Colour Book 7s 6d Series. Covers are heavily marked and faded. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some pages internally. Some plate pages are starting to become detached. A reading copy.

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HAMPSHIRE AND THE ISLE OF WIGHT (BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND)
Written by Nikolaus Pevsner; David Lloyd.
Stock no. 2135998
Published by Penguin. 1973. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Black vinyl covers, gilt titles. B/w photos. ISBN: 0140710329. Small page margin nicks to top of first roughly 22 pages. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine and couple of edges; some nicks and chips.

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