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BETJEMAN'S BRITAIN
Written by John Betjeman; Candida Lycett Green.
Stock no. 2138245
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1999. Fine condition.

Burgundy cloth boards, gilt title to spine, front board has five images in b/w imprinted. B/w photographic endpapers. Full of b/w photos. Pictorial slip case is very good - Some indentations and light marks; wear to edges; couple of nicks at corners.

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IN SEARCH OF ENGLAND
Written by H.V. Morton; Simon Jenkins. Illustrated by Peter Bailey.
Stock no. 2138235
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. Slip case is better than very good - scuffing along bottom edge.

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ROGERSTONE (IMAGES OF WALES)
Written by Kim Fry.
Stock no. 1823673
Published by Tempus. 1st 2005. Slightly better than very good condition.

The changing history of Rogerstone from a small hamlet into a sprawling suburb of the city of Newport is illustrated in this fascinating collection of over 170 photographs, maps and drawings charting the history of the village over the last two centuries. Cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 075243506X. One plain white label stuck on top of another plain white label to top edge of half-title page (not affecting any text). Otherwise contents clean.

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IN SEARCH OF ENGLAND
Written by H.V. Morton; Simon Jenkins. Illustrated by Peter Bailey.
Stock no. 2138141
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2002. Slightly better than very good 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. Slip case is a little better than very good - has a few small marks.

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THE RIVERS AND STREAMS OF ENGLAND
Written by A.G. Bradley. Illustrated by Sutton Palmer.
Stock no. 2137586
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1914. Almost very good condition.

A & C Black Colour Book 20 Shilling Series. Blue decorated cloth, gilt title to spine and yellow front cover. 75 colour plates. Reprint edition. Spine is browned; some chipping and small splits to edges. Corners are bumped. Foxing and browning; mostly to endpapers and outer page edges.

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HAUNTS OF ANCIENT PEACE
Written by Alfred Austin. Illustrated by Agnes Locke.
Stock no. 2137416
Published by Adam & Charles Black. Circa 1908. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt titles to spine and front cover. Black/grey patterned border. 20 colour plates. A and C Black 7/6 Series. Originally published in 1902 by Macmillan. 4 page booklist to rear. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some grubby marks and spots to covers. Foxing to various degrees throughout.

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HAPPY ENGLAND
Written by Marcus B. Huish. Illustrated by Helen Allingham.
Stock no. 2137362
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1903. Good condition.

Dark blue cloth; gilt titles to spine and front cover. Rose design to covers. Top edge gilt. 81 colour plates. A. & C. Black Colour Book 20 Shillings Series. Spine and corners are bumped and worn. Browning to spine. Marks and some fading to covers. Front endpaper is MISSING. Foxing. Guard and plate opposite page 74 slightly marked. Plate opposite page 142 also marked. Foxing throughout.

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ENGLAND
Written by Ronald Carton. Illustrated by Gordon Home; et al.; A. Heaton Cooper.
Stock no. 2137019
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1932. Almost very good condition.

32 coloured plates, blue cloth, Popular Series. Some wear and marks to covers. Front endpaper is stuck to front pastedown. Some foxing and browning, but mostly to outer page edges. All plates present.

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THE INNS OF COURT
Written by Cecil Headlam. Illustrated by Gordon Home.
Stock no. 2137010
Published by Adam & Charles Black. Circa 1909. Good condition.

Red cloth with gilt titles. Top edge gilt. 20 colour plates with captioned tissue-guards. Sketch-plan to back of book. Shiny booklist to rear. Possible variant first, or early reprint, as this has a shiny booklist to rear. Spine is browned with splits to either side of spine at top and tail; some chipping and loss. Spots and marks to covers. Name in ink to front pastedown. Inscription to front endpaper. Plate opposite page 46 is loose and is creased with tears and chips to margins; loss; some also to tissue guard. Foxing throughout to various degrees. All plates present.

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HIGHWAYS AND HEDGES
Written by Herbert A. Morrah. Illustrated by Berenger Benger.
Stock no. 2136984
Published by A. & C. Black. Almost very good condition.

Plum coloured decorative cloth covers. 6.5" x 8.75". 144pp. Charming portrayal exhibiting a selection of 20 exquisite colour plates. A and C Black 7/6 Series. Reprint. Spine is very browned. Some scuffing and wear to covers. Light damp staining to bottom edge of rear cover. Page edge browning and some foxing. All plates present.

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MAPPING DOGGERLAND
Written by Vincent Gaffney; Kenneth Thomson; Simon Fitch.
Stock no. 1322619
Published by Archaeopress. 1st 2007. Nearly fine condition.

The Mesolithic Landscapes of the Southern North Sea. Pictorial card wraps. Colour diagrams. 131 pages. ISBN: 9781905739141. Some slight rubbing to corners.

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