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CASTLE LIZARD
Written by Tyler Whittle. Illustrated by William Stobbs.
Stock no. 1323191
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1957. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Pale green boards with dark green title to spine and vignette to front cover. B/w illustrations. Endpapers are maps of Ranworth Marshes. 238 pages. SIGNED by the author to front fly-leaf by means of a dedication to front fly-leaf. Spine bumped with small black spot at base of spine. Endpapers partly browned. Foxing to textblock and to some page. Dustwrapper is slightly edge chipped and browned, pink ink(?) marks to edge of front panel.

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SPADES AND FEATHERS
Written by Tyler Whittle. Illustrated by Raymond Sheppard; Tyler Whittle.
Stock no. 1323186
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1955. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Searching for the lost plate of a ruined Norfolk monastery is the main theme of this story. Peach boards with black title to spine and small avocet vignette to front cover. 221 pages. B/w illustrations. Endpapers are maps of Crome's Broad. Some slightly bumped. Some very slightly browning to lower cover edges. Small patch of white paper transfer to base of spine (from dustwrapper). Contents are foxed and browned. Dustwrapper is edge worn, foxed on verso with damp stains to edges and tape repairs on verso.

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BOULTON & PAUL AIRCRAFT
Written by Gordon Kinsey.
Stock no. 2138430
Published by Terence Dalton Limited. 1st 1992. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The story of a company spanning almost two hundred years and of their achievements within the history of aviation. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ix and 199 pages including index. ISBN: 0861380851. Page edges are lightly browned. Wrapper is a little edge-creased.

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NORFOLK & SUFFOLK
Written by W.G. Clarke. Illustrated by A. Heaton Cooper.
Stock no. 2137334
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1921. Good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt titles to spine. Embossed border to front cover. 40 tissue-guarded colour plates. 3000 copies printed. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; grubby marks and spotting to covers. Foxing throughout - some heavy (e.g. page 89).

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ROYAL AIR FORCE COLTISHALL FIGHTER STATION: A STATION HISTORY
Written by Mick Jennings.
Stock no. 1823297
Published by Old Forge Publishing. 1st 2007. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781906183011. Boards a little marked, scuffing to front and rear. Contents clean. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed to rear panel.

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FLYING LIVES WITH A NORFOLK THEME
Written by Peter B. Gunn.
Stock no. 2136267
Published by Peter B. Gunn. 1st 2010. Almost very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 9780954277017. Fading to spine, with half inch tear to base. Creasing to rear cover.

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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. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine.

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THE BIRDS OF GREAT YARMOUTH
Written by Peter R. Allard.
Stock no. 2127742
Published by Norfolk & Norwich Naturalists' Society. 1990. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w illustrations and photos. ISBN: 0950113034. Some edge wear. Bookplate to inside front cover. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Some browning and foxing.

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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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STRIKE HARD A BOMBER AIRFIELD AT WAR
Written by John B. Hilling.
Stock no. 1610082
Published by Budding Books. 1997. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Glazed illustrated boards. RAF Downham Market and its Squadrons 1942-46. B/w photos. ISBN: 1840150017. Base of spine bumped.

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THE NORFOLK BIRD ATLAS: SUMMER AND WINTER DISTRIBUTIONS 1999-2007
Written by Moss Taylor; John H. Marchant.
Stock no. 1815234
Published by British Trust for Ornithology. 1st 2011. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The product of extensive and systematic fieldwork undertaken by hundreds of volunteer surveyors in both summer and winter periods over the period 1999-2007. Large format. Black boards, silver title to spine. Colour photos and distribution maps. 528 pages including index. ISBN: 9781906204822. Light pencil mark to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper lightly edge-creased.

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A FLORA OF NORFOLK
Written by Gillian Beckett; Alec Bull.
Stock no. 1208703
Published by Gillian Beckett. 1st 1999. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

'Norfolk has a reputation as Britain's premier wildlife county, an accolade it won because of its remarkable range of habitats, which range from sandy grass heaths to prehistoric limewood...' - Richard Mabey. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Large format. Colour photos. Colour distribution maps. 320 pages pages includes index. ISBN: 0953499901. Top and tail of spine just very slightly rubbed. Contents fine. Pictorial wrapper is rubbed at top of spine and at top corners. Includes Key to Maps And Species Entries.

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