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THE ILLUSTRATED NATURAL HISTORY OF SELBORNE
Written by Gilbert White; June Chatfield.
Stock no. 1322850
Published by Webb & Bower. 1984. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Introduction by June Chatfield, curator of the Gilbert White Museum. 124 plates in full colour, faithfully reproduced from the hand-coloured engravings of White's contemporaries. Black cloth, silver title to spine. Pictorial endpapers. ISBN: 0906671477. SIGNED by June Chatfield to title-page. Spine bumped. Price-cut wrapper is slightly edge creased.

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THE MAN WHO WAS H.M.BATEMAN
Written by Anthony Anderson. Illustrated by H.M. Bateman.
Stock no. 1822309
Published by Webb & Bower. 1st 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The author pays tribute to a unique and powerful talent and holds a revealing mirror up to the awkward and complex nature of the man who was H.M.Bateman. Colour and b/w illus throughout. 224 pages. Illustrated brown boards. ISBN: 0906671574. Lower edge of boards lightly rubbed, minor white mark to lower edge of front board. Text block lightly browned. Extensive black mark across page 184 and 185 but text still legible. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and a little scuffed.

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THE MAN WHO WAS H.M.BATEMAN
Written by Anthony Anderson. Illustrated by H.M. Bateman.
Stock no. 1321411
Published by Webb & Bower. 1st 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The author pays tribute to a unique and powerful talent and holds a revealing mirror up to the awkward and complex nature of the man who was H.M.Bateman. Colour and b/w illus throughout. 224 pages. Illustrated brown boards. ISBN: 0906671574. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed, small white spot to lower edge of front cover. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is price-cut and edge rubbed.

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THE HEDGEHOG FEAST
Written by Rowena Stott. Illustrated by Edith Holden.
Stock no. 1507571
Published by Michael Joseph; Webb & Bower. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Based on Edith Holden's exquisite water-colour illustrations, Rowena Stott has added the words to the paintings to make up a delightful story about the hedgehog family. Brown glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 0718116933. A little bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. All pages slightly rippled. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn with a faded spine. Small yellow label to front flap.

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CECIL ALDIN - THE STORY OF A SPORTING ARTIST
Written by Roy Heron. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1404154
Published by Webb & Bower. 1st 1981. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A detailed biography of the famous illustrator of dogs. Green pictorial boards. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout. 208 pages. 9.5 x 7". ISBN: 0906671469. A little bumping to spine. Front board is a little bowed. Pale page edge browning and some foxing otherwise contents are clean. Wrapper is edge worn and a little chipped. Uneven fading to spine and both panels. Foxing to verso.

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CECIL ALDIN - THE STORY OF A SPORTING ARTIST
Written by Roy Heron. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2115149
Published by Webb & Bower. 1st 1981. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A detailed biography of the famous illustrator of dogs. Green pictorial boards. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout. 208 pages. 9.5 x 7". ISBN: 0906671469. Wrapper is edge-creased and faded to spine.

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WILD COAST OF BRITAIN
Written by David Bellamy. Illustrated by David Bellamy.
Stock no. 2113281
Published by Webb & Bower. 1st 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. A celebration of paintings and words of the wilder and more romantic parts of the gloriously varied coastline of Britain. ISBN: 086350292X. SIGNED by author to half-title page, with dedication 'To Garry, With Best Wishes'. Some light bumping and wear along cover edges. Wrapper is faded to spine, with 1-2" tear to top of spine; some edge-creasing.

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OCEAN PICTURES
Written by Jane Hunter-Cox.
Stock no. 1803039
Published by Webb & Bower. 1st 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Golden Age of Transatlantic Travel 1936-1959. Unique and unpublished photographs of royalty, celebrities and politicians including Noel Coward, Elizabeth Taylor, Winston Churchill, Clark Gable, Duke & Duchess of Windsor and many more. Oblong format. Blue boards, light blue title to spine. B/w photos throughout. 128 pages. ISBN: 0863502504. Edges rubbed, contents fine. Pictorial wrapper is lightly rubbed at edges and slightly grubby.

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THE WEST COUNTRY BOOK
Written by J.C. Trewin.
Stock no. 823665
Published by Webb & Bower. 1st 1981. As new condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A selection of essays, stories and poems by some of the West Country's authors, past and present. Colour photos. ISBN: 090667123X. Dustwrapper: price-cut.

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