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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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The English Counties : Illustrated

By: Joad, C. E. M. (Editor)

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Odhams Press: 1948

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 047301

Condition: Very Good


Clean, bright copy containing 300 half tone illustrations and more than 100 specially prepared maps and drawings, many of England long past. 512 pages including index to place names. Dustwrapper is a little shelfworn with faded spine. 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 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