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North Norfolk : An Official Guide

By: Court, A. N.

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Norwich, Norfolk, North Norfolk District Council:

Seller ID: 023955

Condition: Good


Good, clean, stapled booklet - 30 pages. No date - post 1972. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Ashley Courtenay's Let's Halt Awhile in Britain and Ireland

By: Courtenay, Ashley

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Ashley Courtenay: 1954

Edition: Twenty First Edition

Seller ID: 030572

Condition: Very Good


Nostalgic look back to over half a century ago, and the places and prices of recommended hotels and inns. With a foreword by Sir Evelyn Wrench. Clean copy in green boards with gilt lettering and decoration to cover and lightly sunned spine - 425 pages including index plus illustrated map endpapers. View more info

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The Little Guides : Gloucestershire

By: Cox, J. Charles

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co: 1949

Edition: Eighth Edition Revised

Seller ID: 015763

Condition: Very Good


Revised by H.Stratton Davis. With a folding map and 60 half-tone illustrations. Clean, bright copy in an un-clipped d/w which shows some wear & tear and minor loss. All top edges red. View more info

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The South Hams

By: Croxford, Bob

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Mullion, Cornwall, Atmosphere: 2002

Edition: Souvenir Edition

Seller ID: 044177

ISBN: 0952185091

Condition: Near Fine


Small, oblong book of photographs which serves as an ideal souvenir to the land of meandering estuaries, sheltered moorings, beaches, villages and patchwork green fields tucked away in a little noticed corner of Devon. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

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Gulfs of Blue Air : A Highland Journey

By: Crumley, Jim

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Scotland, Mainstream Publishing Co Ltd: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030519

ISBN: 1851588892

Condition: Good


Good, square, ex-library copy with the usual markings. Unclipped d/w is protected in a plastic coating. Light sunning to page edges. Part travelogue, part nature ramble, part mountain trek. An evocative account of a journey through the Highlands of Scotland - 192 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Frenchman's Walk Through Ireland, 1796-97

By: de Latocnaye, Chevalier

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Belfast, Northern Ireland, The Blackstaff Press: 1984

Edition: Photolithographic Facsimile

Seller ID: 066212

ISBN: 0856403083

Condition: Very Good


Records the author's travels through the West of Ireland when he walked for almost a year through at least half of the counties of Ireland during the period 1796-7, fleeing the revolution in his own country. Some light sunning to page edges else a clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 292 pages including an index of selected place names. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Isle of Wight - Vision of England Series

By: De Selincourt, Aubrey

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, Paul Elek:

Seller ID: 050733

Condition: Good


Looks at both the familiar and well known places on the island as well as all sorts of out-of-the-way corners, half forgotten villages, ancient inns, and cottages, hidden gardens etc. A good clean hardback in tatty dustwrapper which has largish area of loss to rear cover and staining/rubbing to rear cover. B/w photos. Colour & b/w illustrations. Folding colour map. View more info

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Isles of Home : Sixty Years of Shetland

By: Donaldson, Gordon

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, Scotland, Paul Harris Publishing: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065177

ISBN: 0862280699

Condition: Very Good


The author writes with warmth and affection of his Isles of Home. Illustrated with sixty b/w photographs, many previously unpublished. Slight lean to spine else a clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w - 188 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Court Book of Shetland : 1615-1629

By: Donaldson, Gordon ( Edited By )

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Lerwick, Shetland, Shetland Library and Museum: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: 3041

Seller ID: 065252

ISBN: 1873998007

Condition: As New


Professor Donaldson's work throws light on the period of Shetland history following the downfall of Earl Patrick Stewart. Clean, bright copy which appears unread - 216 pages including a fully calendared version with a glossary, and index of names and places. Lightest shelfwear to d/w. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Great Walks : Yorkshire Dales

By: Duerden, Frank

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Bury, Lancashire, Printwise Publications: 1992

Edition: Special Edition

Seller ID: 014141

Condition: Very Good


Clean, bright copy - 192 pages including index. Comprehensive guide with stunning photography. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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A Short History of Ely Cathedral

By: Evans, Seiriol

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, University Press Cambridge: 1948

Seller ID: 050100

Condition: Near Fine


32 page stapled booklet providing a guide and history to the Cambridgeshire cathedral with fold-out plan to rear. Illustrated with woodcuts by John F. Greenwood. A very good clean copy. View more info

Image for The Scots : A Portrait of the Scottish Soul at Home and Abroad

The Scots : A Portrait of the Scottish Soul at Home and Abroad

By: Finlayson, Iain

Price: £10.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Atheneum: 1987

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 031583

ISBN: 0689116330

Condition: Very Good


A penetrating and entertaining analysis of the Scottish psyche that dissects Scottish romance, Scottish passion, Scottish migration and Scottish attitudes to the vexed questions of politics, religion, nationalism, whisky and humour - as well as their view that it is their fate to be noble and ill used. A very good clean copy in unclipped dustjacket which has internally repaired tear to rear cover. 272 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Chilterns

By: Fitzgerald, Kevin

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Batsford: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021829

ISBN: 0713400749

Condition: Very Good


A very good, clean copy in price-clipped dustjacket which shows signs of light sunning to covers. Illustrated with b&w plates. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Lake District (Collins Touring Guide)

By: Forrester, William

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Surrey, The Book People: 1997

Seller ID: 020082

ISBN: 0583321461

Condition: Very Good


96 pages including index. Clean copy of this travel guide which has a crease to top edge of rear cover. 10 full page, large scale colour road map. Over 170 photographs. View more info

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Surrey

By: Fraser, Maxwell

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, B.T. Batsford: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050729

ISBN: 071343029x

Condition: Very Good


Part of the Batsford Britain series which looks at Surrey from both a geographical and historical perspective, looking at the natural features which give Surrey its distinction as well as some of the great men and women who have been born or lived there. A very good clean hardback in price-clipped dustwrapper. 192 pages. Illustrated with b/w photographs. View more info

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Home Ground - A Journey through the Heart of England

By: Goldring Douglas

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Macdonald: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017669

Condition: Reading Copy


Boots Library sticker to front board - no other library markings. Green cloth boards with faded gilt lettering to spine. Slightly cocked. Spine ends worn. Light bumping to corners. 254pp including index. Illustrated with b&w plates. Text block clean. A good reading copy. View more info

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English Out of Doors

By: Goodwin, John & Wilson, Roy

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Macmillan Education: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015861

ISBN: 0333168402

Condition: Good +


Students are asked not simply to compare the views of others, but to go outside the classroom and to interpret the world around them according to their own experiences. 216 pages. View more info

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Lindisfarne, or, Holy Island

By: Graham, Frank

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear, Harold Hill and Son: 1967

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 063502

ISBN: 0900463015

Condition: Very Good


A brief history and guide to the tidal island off the northeast coast of England. Clean, glossy, stapled booklet - 48 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for England : Travels Through an Unwrecked Landscape

England : Travels Through an Unwrecked Landscape

By: Green, Candida Lycett

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Pavilion Books: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065455

ISBN: 1857939212

Condition: Very Good


Sets out on a quest to find unspoiled corners, hidden valleys, and sequestered villages and buildings up and down the country that remain forever England. Clean, bright copy - 202 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for The Good Country House Guide: The Essential Critical Guide to Over450 of the Best Country Houses Open to the Public

The Good Country House Guide: The Essential Critical Guide to Over450 of the Best Country Houses Open to the Public

By: Greeves, Lydia

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Pavillion: 1994

Seller ID: 031346

ISBN: 1851458344

Condition: Very Good


1994 edition. Reviews over 450 of Britain's historic castles and country houses which are open to the public providing a frank appraisal of what each house has to offer, its architecture, interior and contents and its engaging idiosyncrasies. 397pp including index. A very good, clean copy. View more info