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HISTORIC HASTINGS
Written by J. Manwaring Baines.
Stock no. 2140685
Published by Cinque Port Press Ltd.. 1986. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Amended and revised edition. Red boards, gilt titles. 438 pages. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0948869003. SIGNED by author to title page. A few grubby margin marks and browning/foxing, especially to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few marks and faded spine.

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THE OLD ROAD
Written by Hilaire Belloc. Illustrated by William Hyde.
Stock no. 2140638
Published by Constable & Co. Ltd.. 1911. Very good condition.

Brown cloth. Gilt titles. B/w illustrations. The Road From Winchester to Canterbury. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Small bookplate of previous owner to front pastedown. Foxing and browning to endpapers and outer page edges; some to page margins.

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A PERAMBULATION OF KENT
Written by William Lambarde.
Stock no. 2140485
Published by Adams & Dart. 1st thus 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A topographical survey of Kent originally written in 1570. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0239000609. Some fading to spine. Browning and some foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some browning.

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A HISTORY OF HOVE
Written by Judy Middleton. Illustrated by Judy Middleton.
Stock no. 2140312
Published by Phillimore & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Pale brown boards with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0850333253. Bumping to spine. Foxing and browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chips and a couple of closed tears; unevenly faded to edges.

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BRITISH BUILT AIRCRAFT VOLUME 3 SOUTH EAST ENGLAND
Written by Ron Smith.
Stock no. 2139191
Published by Tempus. 1st 2004. Slightly better than very good condition.

The third volume of five in the definitive history of the British aircraft manufacturing industry. Blue pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. 223 pages. ISBN: 0752429930.

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THE ILLUSTRATED NATURAL HISTORY OF SELBORNE
Written by Gilbert White; June Chatfield.
Stock no. 1322850
Published by Webb & Bower. 1984. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Introduction by June Chatfield, curator of the Gilbert White Museum. 124 plates in full colour, faithfully reproduced from the hand-coloured engravings of White's contemporaries. Black cloth, silver title to spine. Pictorial endpapers. ISBN: 0906671477. SIGNED by June Chatfield to title-page. Spine bumped. Price-cut wrapper is slightly edge creased.

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HURST CASTLE: AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY
Written by Jude James.
Stock no. 2137693
Published by Dovecote Press. 1st 1986. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green boards with gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0946159394. Spine and a couple of edges are browned. Inscription in ink to front endpaper.

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HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS IN SURREY
Written by Eric Parker. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson.
Stock no. 2137627
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 2nd 1935. Very good condition.

Second Pocket edition, revised. Green cloth. B/w illustrations. Spine is browned. Pencil inscription to half-title page.

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HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS IN KENT
Written by Walter Jerrold. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson.
Stock no. 2137612
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1923. Very good condition.

Pocket edition. Green cloth, gilt. B/w illustrations. Spine is darkened. Name and date to front endpaper. Foxing and browning.

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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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SUSSEX
Written by Hilaire Belloc. Illustrated by Wilfrid Ball.
Stock no. 2137573
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1913. Almost very good condition.

A & C Black 20 Shilling Series. Oriental blue/green pictorial cloth. Gilt titles to spine and front cover. Top edge gilt. 75 tissue-guarded colour plates. Folding map. 2000 copies printed. Belloc is the author but chose not to be credited. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning to spine; which has possibly been repaired. Crease to bottom corner of front cover. Foxing; heaviest to outer page edges and endpapers.

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THE THAMES
Written by G.E. Mitton. Illustrated by Mortimer Menpes.
Stock no. 2137559
Published by A. & C. Black. 1st 1906. Very good condition.

Pale grey/blue cloth with gilt titles to spine and front cover. Top edge gilt. White and two green colour decorations. 75 colour plates/illustrations - 55 full page with tissue-guards and 20 are chapter headers. Plus fold-out map to rear. 248 pages, plus 2 page original booklist to rear. A and C Black Colour Book in the 20 Shilling series. Light bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some browning to spine. A few marks to covers. Joints are cracked. Foxing; heaviest to endpapers and outer page edges, but some also to pages internally. Plate margins also have some foxing, but mostly browning.

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