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A SUMMER ON THE NENE
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2139837
Published by Kaye & Ward Ltd.. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

BB forsakes his familiar caravan and Landrover and embarks on the motor cruiser Jolly Enterprise on the quiet byway of the River Nene in Northamptonshire. Green mottled boards, gilt title to spine. Green endpapers. B/w illustrations throughout. Colour frontispiece. 158 pages. 10 x 6 inches. ISBN: 0718207513. Bumping to base of spine. Foxing and browning to outer page edges and prelim pages. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks and chips.

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HIGHWAYS & BYWAYS IN NORTHAMPTONSHIRE & RUTLAND
Written by Herbert A. Evans. Illustrated by F.L. Briggs.
Stock no. 2137618
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1924. Very good condition.

Pocket edition. Green cloth, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. Spine is a bit darkened. Some light bumping to corners. Page browning.

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THE COUNTRY HOUSES OF NORTHAMPTONSHIRE
Written by John Heward; Robert Taylor.
Stock no. 2136645
Published by Royal Commission On The Historical Monuments Of England. 1st 1996. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 1873592213. A few knocks along cover edges. Name and address label to front endpaper. Wrapper has some edge-creasing and is faded to spine.

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AN OPEN ELITE? ENGLAND 1540-1880
Written by Lawrence Stone; Jeanne C. Fawtier Stone.
Stock no. 1322438
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1984. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A major re-assessment of the social, economic, and political history of England since the reformation. Pale blue cloth, gilt title to spine. 566 pages. B/w photos and graphs. ISBN: 0198226454. Spine and corners bumped. Name in ink to half title-page. Dustwrapper is faded to spine and spine edges and is slightly edge rubbed.

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THE IRONSTONE QUARRIES OF THE MIDLANDS: HISTORY, OPERATION AND RAILWAYS PART III THE NORTHAMPTON AREA
Written by Eric Tonks.
Stock no. 1823392
Published by Runpast Publishing. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

How they came into being, were developed and equipped, and the ironworks they served. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and maps. ISBN: 1870754034. A nice, clean copy. Green pictorial dustwrapper has creased laminate across spine and spine is lightly faded.

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A SUMMER ON THE NENE
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2131772
Published by Kaye & Ward Ltd.. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

BB forsakes his familiar caravan and Landrover and embarks on the motor cruiser Jolly Enterprise on the quiet byway of the River Nene in Northamptonshire. Green mottled boards, gilt title to spine. Green endpapers. B/w illustrations throughout. Colour frontispiece. 158 pages. 10 x 6 inches. ISBN: 0718207513. SIGNED by author to title page. Foxing to prelims and outer page edges. Wrapper has some edge-wear with a few marks.

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STEAM NOSTALGIA AROUND NORTHAMPTON
Written by Richard Coleman; Joe Rajczonek.
Stock no. 1817488
Published by Northamptonshire Libraries. 1st 1987. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The atmosphere and magic of the local steam railway scene. Large oblong format. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine and vignette of steam train to front. B/w photos throughout. ISBN: 090539111X. Dustwrapper lightly creased to front panel.

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HANDBOOK FOR NORTHAMPTONSHIRE AND RUTLAND
No author listed.
Stock no. 1208690
Published by John Murray. 1st 1878. Good condition.

Small format. Red cloth, gilt titles. With Map. A Murray's Guide. Map in rear pocket present and complete without tears. Covers marked. Spine browned with wear and small split at top. Joints cracked. Tear to lower edge of front endpaper. Name and date in ink to half-title page. Foxspots to prelims else contents clean. A sound copy of the first edition.

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CORBY A PICTORIAL HISTORY
Written by Ron Sismey.
Stock no. 2117880
Published by Phillimore. 1st 1993. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. Maroon boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0850338611. Bump to base of spine. A few light marks to covers. Wrapper is faded to spine, with some edge-creasing.

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AT THE HEART OF THE WATERWAYS
Written by David Blagrove.
Stock no. 2116298
Published by Buchebroc Press. 3rd 2003. Slightly better than very good condition.

Third Edition, revised and updated. The story of the canals in the village of Braunston, Northamptonshire. Orange pictorial boards. Colour & b/w photos. ISBN: 1871918057. SIGNED by author, with dedication to previous owner. spine is faded. Some foxing to prelims.

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ALTHORP THE STORY OF AN ENGLISH HOUSE
Written by Charles Spencer.
Stock no. 2110910
Published by St. Martin's Press, New York. Circa 1999. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

American Edition. Large format. Many colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0312208332. Covers are bowed/curled one way. 2nd American printing.

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