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SWITZERLAND ITS MOUNTAINS, VALLEYS, LAKES, AND RIVERS
No author listed.
Stock no. 1609112
Published by William Glaisher. 1903. Almost very good condition.

New and Revised Edition. Red cloth boards, bevelled edges. Gilt and black titles and illustrations to boards. Yellow floral endpapers. All edges guilt. Profusely illustrated with 250 b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Spine faded; rear board marked. Prize inscription to verso of front endpaper. Edge tear to p. 157 (does not affect text or illustration). One hinge pulled. A couple of marks but contents generally very good.
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DOWN THE RIVER
Written by H.E. Bates. Illustrated by Agnes Miller Parker.
Stock no. 1609109
Published by Victor Gollancz. 1979. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Re-issue of the famous book originally published in 1937. 83 b/w wood engravings. Bates paints a rare picture of rural England, along the Ouse and Nene rivers. Large format. ISBN: 0575001445. Spine and corners bumped. Edge of one page is not trimmed correctly. Price-cut wrapper (corner of text missing).
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THE SOURCE OF THE NILE: THE LAKE REGIONS OF CENTRAL AFRICA
Written by Richard Burton.
Stock no. 1813908
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1993. Nearly fine condition.

Brown pictorial cloth. 604 pages. B/w illustrations. Loosely inserted map. Tidy bookplate to front endpaper. Map present. Contained in publisher's black slipcase, a little scuffed.
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CARP SIDE OF THE MOON
Written by Pete Springate.
Stock no. 1813862
Published by Freebird Publishing. 1st 2012. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

First book in a trilogy. Carp fishing. Green boards, silver title to spine. Colour photos throughout. Includes a CD. ISBN: 9780957231207. CD present. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
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MOON RIVER
Written by Pete Springate.
Stock no. 1813861
Published by Freebird Publishing. 1st 2015. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Final book of a remarkable trilogy shows that, even as he reaches his seventieth year, Pete is still striving for a challenge and still willing to learn anew a craft he thought he'd mastered years ago. Black boards, silver title to spine. Colour photos to endpapers. Colour photos throughout. Limited edition. ISBN: 9870993374607. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
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THE IDYLLIC AVON
Written by John Henry Garrett.
Stock no. 1813361
Published by G.P. Putnam's Sons. 1st 1906. Very good condition.

Being a simple Description of the Avon from Tewkesbury to above Stratford-on-Avon, with Songs & Pictures of the River and its Neighbourhood. Blue cloth boards, gilt titles and gilt vignette to front. B/w photos. xiv and 268 pages plus two maps to rear. Top edge gilt. Foxing to endpapers. Both maps and all plates present. A few pale foxspots to contents.
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WANDERINGS AND EXCURSIONS IN SOUTH WALES INCLUDING THE SCENERY OF THE RIVER WYE
Written by Thomas Roscoe. Illustrated by D. Cox; et al..
Stock no. 2122669
Published by C. Tilt and Simpkin and Co.. Circa 1837. Good condition.

Full burgundy leather binding. Gilt titles and decorations to spine. Gilt vignette to front cover. All edges gilt. 48 b/w plates. Contents are detached from binding, at joints. Scuffing and wear to cover edges. Some foxing and page edge browning. All plates present.
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PORTRAIT OF THE SEVERN
Written by J.H.B. Peel.
Stock no. 1812818
Published by Robert Hale. 1st 1968. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

B/w photos. Portrait series. ISBN: 0709104324. A nice, clean copy.
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THE SALMON RIVERS OF SCOTLAND
Written by Derek Mills; Neil Graesser.
Stock no. 1812785
Published by Ward Lock. 1st thus 1992. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Covering every salmon water from the Borders to the Outer Hebrides., describing each river from source to estuary, and including every major salmon-bearing tributary. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. viii and 339 pages including index. ISBN: 0706369297. One or two minor marks to contents. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper.
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THE HAMPSHIRE AVON
Written by S.H. Crow.
Stock no. 1812782
Published by Angling Times. 1st 1966. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An Angling Times book. How to find and catch the magnificent salmon of the Avon river. Small format. Green cloth boards, gilt titles. Colour & b/w plates. Foxing to top edge of text block. Contents clean. Green pictorial dustwrapper is slightly scuffed and has the remains of a label to front panel.
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YOU SHOULD HAVE BEEN HERE LAST THURSDAY
Written by Ron Holloway.
Stock no. 1608885
Published by George Mann. 2008. Nearly fine condition.

Glazed boards. The life, thoughts and meanderings of a chalk stream riverkeeper. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 9780954629991.
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SEVERN TRADERS
Written by Colin Green.
Stock no. 2122106
Published by Black Dwarf. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour frontis, b/w photos. The West Country Trows and Trowmen. ISBN: 0953302822. Light marks to endpapers. Wrapper is edge-creased with a little browning.
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