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THE NATURAL HISTORY OF SELBORNE
Written by Gilbert White; Keith Thomas.
Stock no. 1326647
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! Tiny imperfection where lower front corner of paper board covering has been creased. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is scuffed.

Price: £65.00 £55.25.

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THE NATURAL HISTORY AND ANTIQUITIES OF SELBORNE
Written by Gilbert White; Ian Niall. Illustrated by Christopher Wormell.
Stock no. 1826935
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1994. Nearly fine condition.

Introduced by Ian Niall. Green cloth spine, brown title label with gilt title. Marbled boards. B/w engravings. Top edge brown. A lovely copy contained in publisher's slipcase which has some minor scuffing.

Price: £12.00 £10.20.

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IMAGES OF PORTSMOUTH
Written by Sarah Quail; John Stedman.
Stock no. 1826772
Published by Breedon Books Publishing Co.. 1st 1993. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

This book draws on the riches of the collection of the City Museum Service and City Reocrds Office to bring together well over 300 illustrations - photographs, prints, paintings, drawings and postcards of this historic city. Large format. Grey cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos & illustrations, plus a few colour. ISBN: 1873626258. A lovely copy. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed with a few minor marks.

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"... A FINER PLACE TO LIVE": A HISTORY OF THE PARISH OF CRAWLEY IN HAMPSHIRE
Written by David S. Dunbar.
Stock no. 1826340
Published by Crawley Local History Group. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Crawley is a small village and parish some 4 miles west of Winchester. This book tells the story of its people and buildings, and ends with an extended look at the people of Crawley in the year 2000. A fascinating and readable insight into the evolution of a small community over two thousand years. Large format. Green cloth boards, gilt titles. B/w and colour photos. SIGNED by the author (with best regards) to free front endpaper. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased.

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THE ISLE OF WIGHT: A SHELL GUIDE
Written by Pennethorne Hughes.
Stock no. 1826295
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1967. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth boards, silver title to spine. Colour frontis and b/w photos. A nice, clean copy. Pictorial dustwrapper is ligthly browned.

Price: £14.00 £11.90.

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BRANCH LINES TO LONGMOOR
Written by Vic Mitchell; Keith Smith.
Stock no. 1825311
Published by Middleton Press. 1st 1987. Slightly better than very good condition.

A visual reord of the line. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 090652041X. Boards lightly scuffed. Contents clean.

Price: £12.00 £10.20.

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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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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.

Price: £15.00 £12.75.

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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.

Price: £115.00 £97.75.

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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.

Price: £35.00 £29.75.

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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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