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The Pictorial History of Ely Cathedral

By: Hankey Very Rev. C. P

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Pitkin Pictorials: 1972

Seller ID: 007925

Condition: Very Good


A 24 page guide to the Cambridgeshire cathedral. Illustrated throughout in b/w. 24 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Footloose in the West of Ireland

By: Harding, Mike

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025491

ISBN: 0718133595

Condition: Very Good


Covers the counties of Cork and Kerry, Clare and Galway, Sligo, Mayo and Donegal. Clean, bright copy with some light sunning to page edges. Unclipped d/w shows slightest wear & tear. 210 pages. Next post dispatch from GB. View more info

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Literary Trails: Writers in Their Landscapes

By: Hardyment, Christina

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Swindon, Wiltshire, National Trust: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027141

ISBN: 0707803756

Condition: Near Fine


A series of trails through some of Britain's literary landscapes which are now looked after by the National Trust - follow the route taken by Tess of the D'Urbervilles across Wessex or travel with Alfred Lord Tennyson towards Tintagel in Cornwall in quest of the Arthurian legends. Illustrated throughout in b&w & colour. 256 pages including index. A clean, crisp copy in unclipped jacket. View more info

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North Wales (Ancient Monuments Illustrated, Regional Guide No. 5)"

By: Harlech, Lord.

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, HMSO: 1955

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 014415

Condition: Very Good


Clean copy with 16 pages of photographic illustrations. Date and author's name to ffep. Contains 38 pages including index of names of places and sites mentioned in text, plus attached fold-out map. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Scapa Flow in War and Peace

By: Hewison, W. S.

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Kirkwall, Orkney, Bellavista Publications: 1996

Edition: Second Edition Reprint

Seller ID: 041797

ISBN: 0952535009

Condition: Near Fine


Charts the history of the Great Harbour down the ages. Clean, bright paperback protected in a clear, plastic jacket. Previous owner's sticker inside cover - 118 pages plus photos and attached, fold-out illustrated map. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Oxford as it Was and as it is Today

By: Hobhouse, Christopher

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, B. T. Batsford: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 044907

Condition: Good


A history of Oxford from Mediaeval Times to time of publication in 1939. Map endpapers. Colour frontis + mono plates. 120pp including index. Foxing to preliminaries and also page edges. Spine strip has darkened. Else a very good clean copy. View more info

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Odd Aspects of England

By: Hogg, Garry

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Newton Abbot, Devon, David & Charles: 1973

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 013910

ISBN: 0715343637

Condition: Good


112pp. End papers are a little marked - otherwise clean. Jacket is price clipped and a little shelf worn. A look at the follies, windmills, lock-ups, Medieval remains, memorials etc that are scattered throughout the English countryside. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The English Country Inn

By: Hogg, Garry

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Batsford: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021690

ISBN: 0713428554

Condition: Very Good


A clean, bright copy in an unclipped dustjacket. 247 pages. 2 small foxing spots to fore edge. Two hundred of the very best country inns dotted throughout the English countryside. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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The City of York

By: Horton, R. W.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Pitkin Pictorials: 1978

Seller ID: 030282

ISBN: 0853721440

Condition: Very Good


Part of the Pitkin Pictorial Guides and Souvenir Books Series. Clean, bright, 24 page stapled booklet. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Discovering Local History

By: Iredale, David

Price: £5.50

Publisher: London, Shire Publications: 1978

Seller ID: 013416

ISBN: 0852634013

Condition: Very Good


64pp including index. Illustrated with b&w photographs. No 158 in the Discovering series. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Lerwick : the birth and growth of an island town

By: Irvine, James W.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Lerwick, Shetland, Lerwick Community Council: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065186

ISBN: 0950966916

Condition: Very Good


Traces the story of the town from the early, tentative beginnings, through the years good and bad. Some faint sunning to page edges only else a bright, square copy in a d/w - 326 pages including index plus the attached, fold-out map to rear. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Glasgow the Best!: The One True Guide

By: Irvine, Peter; Kelling, Graeme

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Glasgow, HarperCollins: 2000

Edition: Updated Edition

Seller ID: 018856

ISBN: 0004724658

Condition: New


Handy-sized guide to the best Glasgow has to offer from kid's places to nightclubs and tourist attractions to the secret places. 127 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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An Etymological Dictionary of the Norn Language in Shetland : Parts I & II

By: Jakobsen, Jakob

Price: £350.00

Publisher: Lerwick, Shetland, Shetland Folk Society: 1985

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: 065239

Condition: Near Fine


The facsimile reproduction on a slightly reduced format which stands as the unrivalled source book of information on the origins and usage of the Shetland tongue. First appeared in Danish as four volumes. Clean, bright, large volume hardbacks showing sunning to spine. Part I - 488 pages + Errata. Part II runs from page 489 to page 1,076. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Sussex : The Little Guides

By: Jessup, Ronald F.

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co: 1949

Edition: Tenth Edition Revised

Seller ID: 015772

Condition: Good +


Based on the original guide by F.G.Brabant. Attached fold-out map inside rear board. Clean, bright copy - 284 pages including index. All top edges red. Some curl to corners and fading to spine. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Gateway to 20 Walks

By: Jones, Ian R.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Author: 2001

Edition: Seventh Edition

Seller ID: 066399

Condition: Very Good


With all the walks starting from Church Stretton in Shropshire as the author guides you through one of the most beautiful and unspoilt counties in the country. Clean, bright, stapled guide - 42 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Welsh Border Country

By: Jones, P. Thoresby

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, B.T. Batsford Ltd: 1946

Edition: Second Edition Revised

Seller ID: 031354

Condition: Very Good


A clean, bright copy which has faded very slightly to the spine. Illustrated with b/w plates + colour frontis. Map endpapers. Orange cloth boards with blue lettering. 119 pages. Part of the Face of Britain series. View more info

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Historical Atlas of South-West England

By: Kain, Roger J.P. & Ravenhill, William

Price: £70.00

Publisher: Exeter, Devon, University of Exeter Press: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 063461

ISBN: 0859894347

Condition: Very Good


The first historical atlas of a major region of the United Kingdom. Its aim is to create and communicate the history of the South-Western peninsula of England - Cornwall, Devon and the Isles of Scilly - from the beginnings of man's occupation onwards. Very heavy, large format hardback with bump/shelfwear to spine protected in a slipcase showing some light bumping. Clean, glossy copy - 564 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Pleasures and Treasures of Britain : A Discerning Traveller's Companion

By: Kemp, David

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada, Dundurn Group Ltd ,Canada: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031496

ISBN: 1550021591

Condition: Very Good


Clean, bright, large format paperback with slight curl/creasing to covers. Appears unread. 435 pages. A guide to Britain for the discerning traveller, divided into ten geographic areas, covering the major towns, places of interest, guided walks, art galleries, shops etc. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Raglan Castle

By: Kenyon, John R.; Cadw: Welsh Historic Monuments Staff

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Cardiff, Wales, Cadw: 1994

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 034684

ISBN: 094832998X

Condition: Very Good


56 page, stapled handbook being a history and tour of the famous Welsh Castle. Clean, bright copy - next post dispatch. View more info

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The Hidden Famine : Hunger, Poverty and Sectarianism in Belfast 1840-50

By: Kinealy, Christine and Mac Atasney, Gerard

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, Pluto Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063406

ISBN: 074531371X

Condition: Very Good


The first book to examine in detail the repercussions of the Famine in Belfast. Some light tanning to page margins else a clean, tight, paperback which appears unread - 242 pages including index. Prompt dispatch View more info