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A TOUR THROUGH THE WHOLE ISLAND OF GREAT BRITAIN
Written by Daniel Defoe.
Stock no. 1321752
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2006. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Dark green cloth spine with gilt title. Green and gilt map of part of the UK on front cover. Colour & b/w illustrations. 524 pages. Book and slipcase are fine. Still in original shrinkwrap which is torn on rear side.

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STEPHENSON'S BRITAIN
Written by Derrick Beckett. Illustrated by Malcolm Kaye.
Stock no. 1822454
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1984. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

George Stephenson and his son, Robert Stephenson. This book is an appraisal of Robert Stephenson's work on the London & Birmingham Railway, the Chester and Holyhead line and his bridges over the Menai Straight and the rivers Conwy, Tyne an Tweed. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and line drawings. ISBN: 0715382691. A nice copy in pictorial dustwrapper which is lightly browned.

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TOWER BLOCK
Written by Miles Glendinning; Stefan Muthesius.
Stock no. 1822351
Published by Yale University Press. 1st 1994. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Modern Public Housing in England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland. Large format. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and a few colour. ISBN: 0300054440. Text block slightly grubby and minor foxing to top edge. Light pencil erasure mark to free front endpaper. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed to rear panel, tiny closed tear to top of spine (no loss).

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SEVERN TRADERS
Written by Colin Green.
Stock no. 1822350
Published by Black Dwarf. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour frontis, b/w photos. The West Country Trows and Trowmen. ISBN: 0953302822. SIGNED (with dedication) to free front endpaper. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine, creased to rear panel and has a couple of small pinholes to rear spine edge.

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OPEN SKIES
Written by John Fowles. Illustrated by Don McCullin.
Stock no. 1822344
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1989. Slightly better than very good condition.

Oblong format. Card wraps. B/w photos. Introduction by Fowles. Rest is b/w photographs by McCullin. ISBN: 0224026704. Small nick to base of front edge of spine. White cardwraps are lightly browned. A few marks to text block.

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S.R. BADMIN AND THE ENGLISH LANDSCAPE
Written by Chris Beetles. Illustrated by S.R. Badmin.
Stock no. 1321485
Published by Collins. 1st 1985. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Brown cloth. A compilation of the beautiful paintings of S. R. Badmin with accompanying biographical details. ISBN: 0004120205. Minimal bumping to spine. A couple of leaves (pages 25-28) have not been trimmed correctly during the binding process and are still partly sealed along top edge. Dustwrapper is slightly creased at edges.

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KALM'S ACCOUNT OF HIS VISIT TO ENGLAND ON HIS WAY TO AMERICA IN 1748
Written by Pehr Kalm; Joseph Lucas.
Stock no. 2135190
Published by Macmillan & Co.. 1892. Good condition.

Maroon cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w map. Ex-lib. with many usual markings; e.g. to spine, front pastedown, rear endpaper has remains of labels. Tears and chips, with splits and loss to top and tail of spine. Front joint is cracked. Rear joint has been repaired with white cloth tape. A reading copy.

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LITERARY BRITAIN AND IRELAND
Written by Jane Struthers; Chris Coe.
Stock no. 1321209
Published by New Holland Publishers (uk) Ltd. 1st 2005. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A guide to the places that inspired poets, playwrights and novelists. Brown boards, white titles to spine and front. 160 pages. Colour photos. ISBN: 1843309017. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Dustwrapper lightly edge rubbed.

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THE ENGLISH COTTAGE
Written by Harry Batsford; Charles Fry.
Stock no. 2134768
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 3rd 1950. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Colour frontis. B/w photos. 3rd edition, revised. A few marks to covers and spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with browned spine; some edge creasing and a few small nicks.

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LINCOLNSHIRE AND THE FENS
Written by M.W. Barley. Illustrated by A.F. Kersting.
Stock no. 2134759
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1952. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Face of Britain Series. Colour frontis. B/w illustrations. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is browned to spine; a few edge-tears and chips; but minimal loss; some foxing; red marks to rear panel; couple of repairs to verso.

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IN SEARCH OF ENGLAND
Written by H.V. Morton; Simon Jenkins. Illustrated by Peter Bailey.
Stock no. 1821948
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2002. Nearly fine condition.

Introduction by Simon Jenkins. Green pictorial cloth with white title block to spine and black title. Endpapers are A Map of England. B/w illustrations. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase with just slight scuffing.

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THE OLD INNS OF ENGLAND
Written by A.E. Richardson.
Stock no. 2134696
Published by B.T. Batsford. 6th 1952. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

6th edition. B/w plates and illustrations. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour frontis. Fading to spine. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is browned/faded to spine with some edge-tear; a few small nicks; few foxspots.

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