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OLD COUNTRY LIFE
Written by S. Baring Gould. Illustrated by W. Parkinson; F.D. Bedford; F Masey.
Stock no. 1818312
Published by EP Publishing Limited. 1st thus 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

First published in 1890 by Methuen & Co. Only too often nowadays do we hear people bemoaning the passing of rural peace, quiet and neighbourliness. This book could be considered just another complaint on the subject until we realise that it was first published in 1890. All the ingredients of old country life. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. x and 358 pages. ISBN: 071581107X. Name and address in ink to front pastedown. Browning to text block. Grey pictorial dustwrapper is browned.

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FLORA OF CORNWALL AND SUPPLEMENT
Written by F. Hamilton Davey; Edgar Thurston; Chambre C. Vigurs.
Stock no. 1818278
Published by EP Publishing Limited. 1st thus 1978. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Republished, originally published in 1909. Being an account of the flowering plants and ferns found in the county of Cornwall including the Scilly Isles, with seven portraits and a map. Also includes A Supplement to F. Hamilton Davey's Flora of Cornwall by Edgar Thurston and Chambre C. Vigurs. Black boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 071581334X. Lower corners bumped. Light browning to endpapers. Green dustwrapper is lightly browned and has slight damage to front spine edge.

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THE TRUE HISTORY OF ROBIN HOOD
Written by J.W. Walker. Illustrated by Ethel W. Walker.
Stock no. 1815956
Published by EP Publishing Limited. 1st thus 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Few questions in literary history have given rise to greater diversity of opinion than 'Who Was Robin Hood?'...Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. xxi and 142 pages including index. ISBN: 0854098895. Top horizontal edge of front board is worn exposing board. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to text block. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is foxed to the underside, and edge-worn.

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AN ECOLOGICAL FLORA OF BRECKLAND
Written by P.J.O. Trist.
Stock no. 1208623
Published by EP Publishing Limited. 1st 1979. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The first comprehensive local British flora dealing with an area that extends into two counties, namely Norfolk and Suffolk. 95 pages + bibliography and index. ISBN: 0715813323. Top corner of book and wrapper slightly bumped. Light browning to top edges of wrapper.

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