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RIVERS ALDE, ORE AND BLYTH
Written by Robert Simper.
Stock no. 1818402
Published by Creekside Publishing. 1st 1994. Nearly fine condition.

vol. 3 English Estuaries Series. Large, slim format. B/w photos throughout. ISBN: 0951992732. Slight fading to spine and rear spine edge.
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SIXTIES SPOTTING DAYS AROUND THE SOUTHERN REGION
Written by Kevin Derrick.
Stock no. 1818361
Published by Strathwood Ltd. 1st 2008. Fine condition.

A 96 page colour photographic album depicting the 1960's with coverage of both seam and diesels from that great period of change on our railways. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 9781905276127.
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WINCHESTER CATHEDRAL 1079-1979
Written by Frederick Bussby.
Stock no. 1818340
Published by Paul Cave. 1987. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Marking the nine hundredth anniversary of the foundation of Winchester Cathedral in 1079. Red cloth boards, gilt titles. B/w photos and illustrations, a couple of photos in colour. xiv and 352 pages including index. ISBN: 0861460626. Text block slightly grubby. Pictorial dustwrapper slightly browned.
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THE ILLUSTRATED NATURAL HISTORY OF SELBORNE
Written by Gilbert White; June Chatfield. Illustrated by Gilbert White.
Stock no. 1818338
Published by Thames and Hudson. 1st thus 1993. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Introduction by June Chatfield, curator of the Gilbert White Museum. 124 colour illustrations, faithfully reproduced from the hand-tinted engravings of White's contemporaries. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. 256 pages. ISBN: 0500974098. Full page length inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Top edge of contents lightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and has a small closed tear to front spine edge (no loss), remains of label to rear.
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ETON ESTABLISHED: A HISTORY FROM 1440-1860
Written by Tim Card.
Stock no. 1817985
Published by John Murray. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

From the College's foundation in 1440 to 1860, by which time the school was very much established. An insight into the development of education over four hundred years, and many of the issues that emerge are still relevant today. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. ISBN: 0719560527. Text block lightly browned. Dustwrapper is faded to spine.
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EAST SURREY
Written by Bell Street.
Stock no. 2128567
Published by H.J. Publications. 1974. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased to edges, with couple of repaired tears; some scuffing.
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THE STORY OF SOUTHAMPTON DOCKS
Written by Mike Roussel.
Stock no. 1816694
Published by Breedon Books Publishing Co.. 1st 2009. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The history and development of the docks over the last two centuries. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 208 pages. ISBN: 9781859837078. A few light scuffs to dustwrapper.
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MARITIME PORTSMOUTH: A HISTORY AND GUIDE
Written by Paul Brown.
Stock no. 1816633
Published by Tempus. 1st 2005. Nearly fine condition.

An invaluable companion to anyone interested in this most historic of ports. Black cardwraps. B/w and colour photos. 160 pages including index. ISBN: 075243537X.
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THE NATURAL HISTORY OF SELBORNE
Written by Gilbert White.
Stock no. 1816516
Published by Bell and Daldy. 1862. Very good condition.

With Miscellaneous Observations and Explanatory Notes. Pages:vi, 426 including index. Bound in brown leather spine with gilt title, dark green cloth boards. Small format. Top edge gilt. Spine lightly rubbed. Binding firm. Bookplate to front pastedown. Contents clean.
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THE NATURAL HISTORY OF SELBORNE
Written by Gilbert White; Edward Blyth.
Stock no. 2127739
Published by Wm. S. Orr and Co.. 1850. Almost very good condition.

Green covers with gilt title to spine. With its Antiquities, Naturalist's Calendar etc. A New Edition. With notes by Blyth. B/w illustrations. Bumping to corners. Some marks and scuffs to covers. Foxing, mostly to prelims and outer page edges. Bookplate to front pastedown. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author.
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GREEN LINE THE HISTORY OF LONDON'S COUNTRY BUS SERVICES
Written by A. McCall.
Stock no. 2126893
Published by New Cavendish Books. 1st 1980. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Gilt titles. Colour photos. 208 Pages. ISBN: 0904568261. Bumping to spine. Wrapper is edge-creased.
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THE OLD ROAD
Written by Hilaire Belloc. Illustrated by William Hyde.
Stock no. 2126489
Published by Constable & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1910. Almost very good condition.

Brown cloth. Gilt titles. B/w illustrations. The Road From Winchester to Canterbury. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some chipping to cloth, with split to top of spine; some fraying of cloth. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing. Browning.
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