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FORMAL GARDENS IN ENGLAND AND SCOTLAND
Written by H. Inigo Triggs. Illustrated by H. Inigo Triggs.
Stock no. 1818347
Published by Antique Collectors' Club. 1st 1988. Very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Their Planning and Arrangement Architectural and Ornamental Features. Large format. Beige cloth boards with gilt titles. Colour & b/w illustrations and photos. xxvi and 229 pages. ISBN: 1851490175. Boards clean and bright. Foxing to half-title page else contents clean. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper.
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A PLAIN AND EASY ACCOUNT OF BRITISH FUNGI
Written by M.C. Cooke.
Stock no. 1818328
Published by W.H. Allen & Co. 6th 1898. Very good condition.

6th Edition, revised. Brown cloth boards, gilt titles. 20 colour plates. 166 pages including index. Front joint lightly cracked. Name & date to verso of frontispiece. All plates present. A few light marks.
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HOW TO READ AN ENGLISH GARDEN
Written by Andrew Eburne; Richard Taylor.
Stock no. 1818230
Published by Ebury Press. 1st 2006. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Everything about garden features, what they mean and how they came to be there, bringing historic and modern gardens to life. Pictorial glazed boards. Colour photos & b/w illustrations. 272 pages. ISBN: 9780091909000. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is unevenly faded, especially to spine.
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GARDENING IN BRITAIN
Written by Miles Hadfield.
Stock no. 1818226
Published by Hutchinson & Co.. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Covering all aspects of garden design and horticulture. Beige cloth, gilt title to spine in green title block. B/w illustrations. Light mottling to boards. Lengthy inscription in ink to half-title page. A few scattered foxspots mainly to endpapers and prelims. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at corners and slightly browned to spine.
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INDUSTRIAL LOCOMOTIVES INCLUDING PRESERVED AND MINOR RAILWAY LOCOMOTIVES HANDBOOK 17EL
No author listed.
Stock no. 1818011
Published by The Industrial Railway Society. 17th 2015. Fine condition.

17th Edition. Blue glazed pictorial boards. Colour photos. ISBN: 9781901556889.
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THE PORTRAIT IN BRITAIN AND AMERICA
Written by Robin Simon.
Stock no. 1317544
Published by Phaidon; Oxford. 1st 1987. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

With a Biographical Dictionary of Portrait Painters 1680-1914. Large format. Colour and b/w reproductions of paintings. 255 pages includes index. ISBN: 0714823864. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Dustwrapper a little scuffed.
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DISASTERS ON THE SEVERN
Written by Chris Witts.
Stock no. 1816708
Published by Tempus Publishing Ltd. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition.

A fascinating catalogue of incidents. A record of the tribulations of man trying to harness the powers of this great waterway and the perils risked by living alongside it. Card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0752423835.
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BRITAIN'S STRUCTURE AND SCENERY (NN 4)
Written by L. Dudley Stamp.
Stock no. 2126152
Published by Collins. 1970. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. An admirable account showing how our landscape heaved, split, settled, and was pared down into the countless varieties of beauty packed within the tiny mileage which is Britain. 47 colour and 40 b/w photos with 74 maps and diagrams. 255 pages includes index. 6th edition. Spine is browned. Some spotting to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is covered with clear adhesive film, which has started to come away from verso; also browned to spine.
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ADVANCED BIRD ID HANDBOOK: THE WESTERN PALEARCTIC
Written by Nils Van Duivenduk.
Stock no. 1815579
Published by New Holland. 1st 2011. Very good condition.

Covering all 1,350 species and subspecies recorded in Britain, Europe, North Africa and the Middle East. Large-format edition. Brown pictorial cardwraps. 416 pages including index. No illustrations. ISBN: 9781780090221. A few minor marks to covers. Contents clean.
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COLLINS BTO GUIDE TO RARE BRITISH BIRDS
Written by Paul Sterry; Paul Stancliffe.
Stock no. 1815513
Published by Collins. 1st 2015. Very good condition.

Every rare British bird, every plumage seen. White pictorial cardwraps. Colour photos throughout. 304 pages including index. ISBN: 9780007551569. Book slightly bowed.
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RARE BIRDS IN BRITAIN AND IRELAND
Written by J.T.R. Sharrock; E.M. Sharrock. Illustrated by Robert Gillmor; et al..
Stock no. 1606451
Published by T. & A.D. Poyser. 1st 1976. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Mottled red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations and distribution map. 336 pages including index. ISBN: 0856610143. Wrapper spine is faded.
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THE STORY OF BRITAIN'S BEST BUILDINGS
Written by Dan Cruickshank.
Stock no. 1810466
Published by BBC. 1st 2002. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Accompanies the BBC TV series first broadcast on BBC2 in 2002. All the buildings covered in this book have intriguing individual stories to tell and together present an absorbing portrait of Britain from the eleventh century to the present day. Large format. Dark grey boards, silver title to spine. Colour photos throughout. ISBN: 0563488239. Dustwrapper rear panel creased.
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