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HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS IN MIDDLESEX
Written by Walter Jerrold. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson.
Stock no. 2137635
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1909. Good condition.

Green cloth, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. Folding map. 400 pages. Top edge gilt. Spine is darkened. Some marks to cover. Bumping. Joints and some hinges are a bit cracked. Some grubby marks and browning. Map a bit creased.

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HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS IN HERTFORDSHIRE
Written by Herbert W. Tompkins. Illustrated by Frederick L. Griggs.
Stock no. 2137611
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1926. Very good condition.

Pocket edition. Green cloth, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. Spine is browned and bumped. A few light marks to covers. Page edge browning.

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BUCKINGHAMSHIRE AND BERKSHIRE
Written by G.E. Mitton. Illustrated by Sutton Palmer.
Stock no. 2137603
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1920. Very good condition.

Green decorated cloth., gilt title to spine, dark title to front cover. 60 colour plates and folding sketch map. 20 shilling series A. & C. Black Colour Book in the 20 shillings series. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins.

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OXFORD
Written by Edward Thomas. Illustrated by John Fulleylove.
Stock no. 2137587
Published by A. & C. Black. 1st 1903. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt design and titles on front cover and spine. Top edge gilt. 3200 copies. A. & C. Black Colour Book 20 Shilling Series. 60 tissue-guarded colour plates. Spine is browned and bumped, with a little chipping/splitting to cloth at corners. Inscriptions in ink to front pastedown and front endpaper. Foxing. Arms of Colleges cards are stuck to 3 pages of prelims and verso of last text page of book and each chapter heading page thoroughout.

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MIDDLESEX
Written by A.R. Hope Moncrieff. Illustrated by John Fulleylove.
Stock no. 2137118
Published by Adam & Charles Black. Circa 1907. Almost very good condition.

Dark blue cloth, gilt titles and sabre vignette to front cover and spine. 20 tissue-guarded colour plates. Top edge gilt. Folding map to rear. A & C Black Colour 7s 6d Series. Black's Beautiful Books Booklist to rear (4 sides). Possible first variant or early reprint, but has booklist to rear. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Marks to covers. Browning to spine. Some foxing and browning. Plate opposite page 28 is slightly ragged. Grubby margin marks. Margin marks plate opposite page 94. Some hinges are cracked.

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ETON
Written by Christopher Stone.
Stock no. 2137071
Published by A. & C. Black. Circa 1909. Almost very good condition.

Blue/green cloth with gilt titles and small decorations. 20 colour plates and a sketch plan at end of the volume. Top edge gilt. A and C Black 7/6 series. Booklist to rear. Assumed early reprint, as has booklist to rear with books listed first published around 1908/9. Bumping and wear to spine and cover edges, including corners. Browning to spine. Marks and wear to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Fingermarks to some plate guards (e.g. 120). Sketch has ragged edges and is mis-folded.

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OXFORD
Written by Edward Thomas. Illustrated by John Fulleylove.
Stock no. 2137017
Published by A. & C. Black. 1st thus 1922. Good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt title to spine, black title to front. 32 colour plates. Popular series. Covers are stained. One plate (page 8) is MISSING. Foxing to outer page edges and some pages internally.

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WINDSOR
Written by Richard Holmes. Illustrated by George M. Henton.
Stock no. 2136949
Published by A. & C. Black. Circa 1907. Very good condition.

Red cloth with gilt titles and vignettes. 20 colour plates. A & C Black 7/6 Series. Top edge gilt. Booklists to rear. Possible variant first or early edition, or maybe contents printed at same time, but this one has shiny booklist to rear. Light bumping to top and tail of spine. Ink name stamp to front endpaper. Browning and a little foxing to outer page edges.

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WADDESDON'S GOLDEN YEARS 1874-1925
Written by Norman Carr; Ivor Gurney.
Stock no. 2136618
Published by The Alice Trust; Sutton Publishing. 1996. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Burgundy boards with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 095473100X. Small bumps to top and tail of spine. Wrapper is a little edge-creased with fading to spine and a couple of edges.

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DATCHET PAST
Written by Janet Kennish.
Stock no. 2136327
Published by Phillimore & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1999. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue boards with gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 1860771033.

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A RAILWAYMAN'S TALES OF OLD BLETCHLEY
Written by A.E. Grigg.
Stock no. 2136116
Published by Baron Birch. 1996. Very good condition.

In this tapestry of tales, the author remembers and recreates the people, places and events of the past in yesterday's town and countryside, and along the lines that put Bletchley at the centre of the universe. Red glazed boards. B/w photos. 176 pages including index. ISBN: 0860235688. Bumping/wear to spine and corners. Foxing and browning to outer page edges. Small corner loss to last couple of pages of book.

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THE THAMES HIGHWAY VOLUME I: GENERAL HISTORY
Written by Fred S. Thacker; Charles Hadfield.
Stock no. 1822374
Published by David & Charles. 1st thus 1968. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The story of water carriage on the river from pre-Conquest days to the beginning of the 20th century. First published in 1914, this edition has a new introduction by Charles Hadfield. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. A few b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0715342320. Text block lightly browned, contents clean. Cream pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned and just slightly scuffed.

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