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THE BEAUTIES OF ENGLAND AND WALES VOL. XIV: SUFFOLK, SURREY, SUSSEX
Written by Frederic Shoberl.
Stock no. 2134136
Published by J. Harris; Longman And Co.; J. Walker; Sherwood & Co.; J. Cuthell; Cadell & Davies. 1ST 1813. Almost very good condition.

Leather spine and corner; raised bands to spine with gilt titles. Marbled boards. Or Delineations, Topographical, Historical, and Descriptive, of Each County. Embellished With Engravings. Spine is faded, with some wear. Uneven browning to covers. Foxing and browning throughout.

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READING TO GUILDFORD
Written by Vic Mitchell; Keith Smith.
Stock no. 2133805
Published by Middleton Press. 1st 1988. Slightly better than very good condition.

Country Railway Routes. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 0906520479. Spine is faded.

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WEALDEN IRON
Written by Ernest Straker.
Stock no. 2133679
Published by David & Charles. 1st thus 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A facsimile of the 1931 edition. B/w photos. Maroon boards, gilt title to spine. Marks to outer page edges. ISBN: 0715344706. Bookplate to front endpaper. Page edge browning. Wrapper is a bit faded and marked to spine; small closed tear to rear panel.

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FROM SEND TO SYRACUSE: THE HISTORY OF CONNAUGHT THE START OF BRITAIN'S GRAND PRIX DOMINANCE
Written by Graham Rabagliati.
Stock no. 1820137
Published by Douglas Loveridge Publications. 1st 2018. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Connaught Engineering from Send in Surrey established themselves after World War II, firstly with their sports car design and then with their single seater Formula 2 car. This book tells the story of the company's successes, as well as their struggle with the lack of financial support from British Industry, leading to their final closure in 1957. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w and a few colour photos. ISBN: 9781900113137. SIGNED by the author (no dedication) to front free endpaper.

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SURREY (BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND)
Written by Nikolaus Pevsner; Bridget Cherry.
Stock no. 2131968
Published by Penguin. 2nd 1971. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Buildings of England Series. Originally published in paperback in 1962. 2nd edition. Black vinyl boards, gilt title. B/w photos. ISBN: 0140710213. Foxing/browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-chipped, but with minimal loss.

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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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BIRDS IN SURREY 1900-1970
Written by Donald Parr.
Stock no. 2127542
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An authoritative survey of Surrey's birds. Mottled blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 293 pages including index. ISBN: 0713403292. Bookplate to front pastedown. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Browning/foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some fading to spine; edge browning.

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BIGGIN ON THE BUMP
Written by Bob Ogley.
Stock no. 1610283
Published by Froglets Publications. 1990. Very good condition.

The story of the most famous fighter station in the world. Oblong format. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and a few colour photos & illustrations. 160 pages. ISBN: 1872337058. Reprint. A little rubbing to cover corners. Small red sticker to verso of front cover.

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BUTTERFLIES OF SURREY
Written by Graham A. Collins.
Stock no. 1815914
Published by Surrey Wildlife Trust. 1st 1995. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A detailed study of all Surrey's butterflies. Identification guide and information about each species and its distribution. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos. 87 pages including index. ISBN: 095260650X.

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BIGGIN ON THE BUMP
Written by Bob Ogley.
Stock no. 1815472
Published by Froglets Publications. 1996. Very good condition.

The story of the most famous fighter station in the world. Oblong format. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and a few colour photos & illustrations. 160 pages. ISBN: 1872337058. Top corner of rear cover creased. Stamp 'St. George's Chapel of Remembrance RAF Biggin Hill' to inside front cover and imprinted to title page.

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THE WEALD (NN 26)
Written by S.W. Wooldridge; Frederick Goldring.
Stock no. 1815361
Published by Collins. 1966. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 26. Green cloth, gilt title. 8 colour photos. 25 b/w photos. 53 maps and diagrams. Fourth Impression. Corners bumped. Name in ink to front endpaper which is lightly creased. Text block browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned to rear panel and has a couple of small closed tears to top edge, spine is NOT faded.

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OUR SENTIMENTAL GARDEN
Written by Agnes Castle; Egerton Castle. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 1505352
Published by William Heinemann. 2nd 1915. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth covers, gilt vignette and titles to front and spine. Endpapers are illustrated. 8 beautiful guarded colour plates and many b/w text illustrations throughout. 304 pages. Spine worn and darkened, gilt dulled. Bumping and wear to corners, heavy bumps to top corners. Front joint cracked. Small bookseller's label to front endpaper. Some foxing to a few pages, tissue-guards browned, contents very good otherwise.

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