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England : An Anthology

By: Richard Ingrams [Compiled By)

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, HarperCollins Publishers Ltd: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065419

ISBN: 0002178257

Condition: Very Good


The first of Collins' new series of British Anthologies makes the compiler's deeply felt love of England, his wide reading and his sharp wit the perfect choice for editor. Some faint sunning to page edges else a clean, tight hardback in an unclipped d/w showing light sunning to spine - 239 pages including indexes of authors and subjects. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Melrose Abbey (Official Guide)

By: Richardson, J. S

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, Her Majesty's Stationery Office: 1973

Edition: Sixth Impression

Seller ID: 005989

Condition: Near Fine


35 page booklet, with minor amendments, being a guide and history to the Roxbughshire Abbey. Contains b/w illustrations. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Yorkshire Pennines of The North West

By: Riley, W.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Herbert Jenkins: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011128

Condition: Good +


Clean, square copy with wear & tear to d/w which has front flap re-attached with tape. Boards have been protected by glassine. Some spotting to page edges. 256pp including index with maps and road charts. There is a signature to the title page.. R.H. Land ? Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The North York Moors and Coast - Gateway Guides

By: Roberts, Claire

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, Gateway Guides: 1990

Seller ID: 029766

ISBN: 0951584006

Condition: Very Good


This Gateway Guide has been arranged so that the visitor can explore the area from each of the seven perimeter towns lying on the North Yorkshire moors. Scenic drives show the best route to explore as many places as possible during your holiday. 63 pages + accommodation guide. 1990 edition. View more info

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Introduction to Cambridge

By: Roberts, S. C.

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Cambridge University Press: 1953

Edition: Reissued with Corrections

Seller ID: 021649

Condition: Very Good


A clean, bright copy in an unclipped dustjacket. 104 pages including index. Fold-out map to rear. "Introduces the reader to the university from within, surveying the architecture of the colleges, the life of an undergraduate" etc. View more info

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The Penn Country and the Chilterns

By: Robinson, Ralph. M.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, John Lane The Bodley Head: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 066783

Condition: Very Good


Very good clean hardback in green cloth boards with gilt lettering. Illustrated with colour frontis and b/w pictures by Charles Bathurst. 212 pages including index. A little foxing to endpapers only. View more info

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Walking on the Lleyn Peninsula

By: Rogers, Carl

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Warrington, Mara Publications: 1999

Seller ID: 037444

ISBN: 1902512006

Condition: Very Good


Contains 16 circular walks which explore some of the finest sections of the coast along Lleyn's more prominent hills. A very good clean paperback copy of this now hard-to-find title. 94 pages. Illustrated with b.w. photographs. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Narrow Gauge Railways of Wales

By: Rooksby, D. A.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Norwich, Norfolk, Jarrold Publishing: 1973

Seller ID: 063819

ISBN: 0853064113

Condition: Very Good


32-page, stapled booklet being a brief guide to the history of the eight functional Narrow Gauge railways of North and Mid-Wales. Illustrated with colour photos. Clean, glossy copy. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Curious Scotland : Tales from a Hidden History

By: Rosie, George

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Granta Books: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035937

ISBN: 1862075336

Condition: Very Good


Unearths and illuminates many neglected aspects of Scottish history ranging from the roots of Arthurian legend to the story of Edinburgh's narrow escape from destruction by urban motorway. Clean, bright hardback in unclipped dustwrapper. 244 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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The Good Hotel Guide 1990 : Britain and Western Europe - Also Morocco and Turkey

By: Rubinstein, Hilary (editor)

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Consumers' Association and Hodder & Stoughton: 1989

Seller ID: 019057

ISBN: 0340511427

Condition: Good


Good, clean copy - 819 pages. A 'Which' book. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Cotswolds (Visitor's Guides Ser.)

By: Sale, Richard

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Ashbourne, Derbyshire, Moorland: 1996

Edition: Fifth Edition Revised

Seller ID: 004600

ISBN: 0861906322

Condition: Near Fine


Part of the Moorland Travel Guides series. Comprehensive itineraries to help you explore the delights of the Cotswolds - 192 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Discovering Gardens in Britain

By: Sanecki, Kay N.

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Princes Risborough, Bucks, Shire Publications: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013437

ISBN: 0852634560

Condition: Good +


No.56 in the series. Some tanning to page margins. 80 pp including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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British Hotels, Inns and Other Places: Special Places to Stay

By: Sawday, Alastair

Price: £11.50

Publisher: Bristol, Alastair Sawday Publishing: 2005

Edition: Seventh Edition

Seller ID: 023518

ISBN: 1901970620

Condition: Very Good


Edited by Nicola Crosse. 2006 Edition. Unread copy showing slight signs of storage to covers only. 352 pages. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

Image for Alistair Sawday's Special Places to Stay Ireland

Alistair Sawday's Special Places to Stay Ireland

By: Sawday, Alastair; Crosse, Nicola (editor)

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Bristol, Avon, Alastair Sawday Publishing: 2003

Seller ID: 012803

ISBN: 1901970701

Condition: As New


Nearly 250 B&B's, Hotels and Holiday Homes. New, unread copy. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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A History of Britain : At the Edge of the World? 3000 BC - AD 1603

By: Schama, Simon

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, BBC Worldwide: 2000

Edition: First Edition - Second Impression

Seller ID: 056477

ISBN: 0563384972

Condition: Near Fine


Paints a brilliant portrait of the life of the British people. Large format, heavy hardback in an unclipped d/w - 416 pages including index. Slight signs of storage with faint sunning to page edges Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Shetland Story

By: Schei, Liv Kjorsvik

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, B. T. Batsford Limited: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065254

ISBN: 0713455128

Condition: Very Good


Acclaimed collaboration which draws a picture of the real Shetland with 75 b/w photographs, 4 line drawings, and 16 colour photos. Clean, square hardback in a price-clipped d/w showing light sunning to page edges & spine - 273 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Llyn : The Peninsula's Story

By: Senior, Michael

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Wales, GWASG cARREG gWALCH: 1997

Seller ID: 037463

ISBN: 0863814433

Condition: As New


Tells the story of the history of North-West Gwynedd from ancient times. 48 pages. Illustrated with b.w. photographs. As new, unread copy. View more info

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Hutchinson's Pocket Guides: Norfolk, Suffolk, Essex, Cambridge

By: Shears, W. S.

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co: 1939

Seller ID: 024298

Condition: Good


No.3 in Hutchinson's 6d series. Includes 16 illustrations and a large folding map. Some tanning to page edges and wear & tear to d/w. 159 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

Image for This England : A Book of Shires and Counties

This England : A Book of Shires and Counties

By: Shears, W. S.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1948

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 059435

Condition: Good


Detailed and comprehensive work with drawings by Hanslip Fletcher and photographs by J. Dixon-Scott. Faint sunning to page edges else a clean copy in a clipped d/w (price still showing) with shelfwear & tear and some losses, mainly to rear cover - 703 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Lakeland Towns and Villas

By: Shelbourn, Colin

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Random House UK, Limited: 1988

Seller ID: 022429

ISBN: 0950919055

Condition: Good


A very good, clean copy which has remains of sticker to front cover. Text block clean. Binding tight. 160 pages. A guide to the best of Lakeland's towns, villages and hamlets. Next post UK dispatch. View more info