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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 Pembrokeshire Coastal Path : A Walk for All Seasons

By: Kelsall, Dennis R.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Milnthorpe, Cumbria, Cicerone Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 054484

ISBN: 1852841869

Condition: Very Good


Reveals the immense variety in both the scenery and natural life of the coast, and its exploration can be equally satisfying for serious walkers and those more inclined to potter. Clean tight paperback - 192 pages. Next post 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

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Our Scotland : A General And Regional Geography

By: Kinnear, W.; Wright, G.C.

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Thomas Nelson & Sons: 1963

Edition: Fifth Impression

Seller ID: 018154

Condition: Hard Cover


Designed to provide an integrated survey of Scotland as a whole, and at the same time present sufficient detail in the regional chapters to enable teachers to develop the individuality of selected areas. Light edgewear to boards. 152 pages. View more info

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The Making of English National Identity

By: Kumar, Krishan

Price: £32.50

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Cambridge University Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063365

ISBN: 0521777364

Condition: Near Fine


Part of the Cambridge Cultural Social Studies Series sees Professor Kumar drawing on historical, sociological and literary theory as he examines the rise of English nationalism and issues of race and ethnicity from the Norman Conquest onwards. Clean, bright copy in French flaps - 365 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Vision of England : Surrey-Sussex

By: Lawrence, Ralph & Turnor, Reginald

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Paul Elek: 1957

Seller ID: 045865

Condition: Very Good


Updated edition of this popular book series which combines the two home counties of Surrey and Sussex in one volume. Illustrated with b/w sketches and photographs. A very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper which has the shadow of a removed sticker to front cover. 271 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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A Visitor's Guide To Devon

By: Le Messurier, Brian

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Ashbourne, Derbyshire, Moorland Publishing Co: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027215

ISBN: 086190074X

Condition: Very Good


Guides the discerning visitor to Devon's most fascinating places. Clean, bright copy in a price-clipped d/w. 156 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Scottish Trails & Paths

By: Lees, A. B.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: St. Ives, Cornwall, James Pike Ltd: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023929

ISBN: 0859321126

Condition: Very Good


Part of the 'Viewing Scotland Series'. 32 pages stapled booklet. Most pages clean and bright with a few slightly darkening. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Worcestershire : A Shell Guide

By: Lees-Milne. James

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065500

Condition: Good


The author, a well-known authority on classical architecture, epitomizes every parish in sensitive prose. Clean, glossy copy in a price-clipped d/w showing minor shelfwear & tear and protected in a plastic film - 103 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Stonehenge and Avebury The World Heritage Site

By: Legg, Rodney

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Halsgrove: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065773

ISBN: 184114360X

Condition: Very Good


Clean, bright hardback in price-clipped dustjacket. 144 pages. Colour & b/w illustrations. Gazetteer of two sectors of Britain's earliest World Heritage Site - Avebury and Stonehenge. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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A Century Remembered : The Village Millennium Book for Little Gaddesden, Hudnall and Ashridge

By: Leonhardt, John ( Edited By )

Price: £40.00

Publisher: The Rural Heritage Society: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063601

ISBN: 0954217403

Condition: Very Good


Retrospective work about life in the village over the last century, to capture people's memories before they were lost. Clean, glossy, large format hardback in a d/w showing lightest shelfwear - 319 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Seaside and Seacoast

By: Lindley, Kenneth

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021567

ISBN: 071008000X

Condition: Very Good


Helps to enjoy using one's eyes and ears when by the sea, and to think about what you find. Clean, bright copy in a price-clipped d/w. Some sunning to page edges. 74 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Norfolk : A Shell Guide

By: Linnell, The Rev. C. L. S.& Harrod, Wihelmine

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065498

Condition: Good


Well researched work covering every church and village in Norfolk, as well as country houses which are attractive to tourist, church crawler and explorer of quiet by-roads. Some odd waviness to top of first few pages else a clean, glossy copy in a price-clipped d/w showing some shelfwear & tear and sunning to spine (see photo) - 88 pages + 2pp coloured maps. Laid in is an unused English Heritage postcard of a coloured photograph of Grimes Graves.Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Visual Culture of Wales : The Industrial Society

By: Lord, Peter

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Cardiff, Wales, University of Wales Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063663

ISBN: 0708314961

Condition: Near Fine


The first volume in the Visual Culture of Wales Series which covers the subject from the Celtic-Christian era to the late twentieth century. Some light sunning to page edges else a clean, heavy, large format hardback in a d/w - 272 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Visual Culture of Wales : Imaging the Nation

By: Lord, Peter

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Cardiff, Wales, University of Wales Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063664

ISBN: 0708315879

Condition: Very Good


The second volume in this pioneering series explores the imaging of the people and the land of Wales from the Tudor period until the 1960's. Some light sunning to page edges and minor bumping to corners else a clean, extra-heavy, large format hardback in a d/w showing lightest shelfwear - 416 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Boyne Valley

By: MacGowan, Kenneth

Price: £14.50

Publisher: Dublin, Ireland, Kamac Publications:

Seller ID: 029080

Condition: Very Good


32 page stapled booklet illustrated with b&w photographs. A short history of the antiquities and monastic ruins of Ireland's Boyne Valley. A very good clean copy. Prompt dispatch. View more info