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Image for The Penn Country and the Chilterns

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

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

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

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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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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

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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

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Highways and Byways in Buckinghamshire

By: Shorter, Clement

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co: 1920

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 066926

Condition: Very Good


Now serves as a nostalgic look back to the life and times and events in the county of Buckinghamshire of over 90 years ago. Very good clean hardback in blue cloth boards with gilt lettering. 344 pages including index. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. Illustrated with b.w. drawings by Frederick Griggs. Fold-out map to rear. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Dunstable : Its History and Surroundings

By: Smith, Worthington G.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Bedfordshire Leisure Services: 1980

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 067891

ISBN: 090105187X

Condition: Very Good


Facsimile copy of the book first published in 1904. Clean, bright copy with the attached, fold out charts/maps. Includes a host of local advertisements of the day. Dustjacket shows light shelfwear & tear - 192 pages including index. Also includes a pamphlet entitled The Arms of Dunstable. Prompt dispatch from Dunstable. View more info

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Porth yr Ogof, Breconshire

By: Standing, Peter A. and Lloyd, Oliver C.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: 1970

Seller ID: 062691

Condition: Good


With a report on the Geomorphology of the Cave by M.D. Newson. Reprinted from proceedings of the University of Bristol Speleological Society, Volume 12, No. 2, 1970. 16-page, stapled pamphlet with an attached, fold-out map inside rear cover. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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North Yorkshire

By: Stead, Michael J

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Stroud, Gloucestershire, Alan Sutton: 1992

Seller ID: 029765

ISBN: 0750902272

Condition: Near Fine


Illustrated guide to the best that North Yorkshire has to offer - over 90 colour photographs devoted to the moors, coastline, attractive towns and villages, together with the castles and abbeys. Clean, bright copy. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Buckfast Abbey

By: Stephan, Dom John

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Devon, Buckfast Abbey: 1962

Edition: New & Revised Edition

Seller ID: 005489

Condition: Good


A short history and guide based on the best authentic sources, printed and available up to 1962, and on the private archives of Buckfast Abbey. Covers are a little soiled. 64 page stapled booklet. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Thames

By: Stephens, Wilson

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, Muller, Blond & White: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016203

ISBN: 058411138X

Condition: Near Fine


Part of the Rivers of Britain Series. Clean, bright copy in an un-clipped d/w which has a small nick to base of spine. The author follows the great river from its source 4 miles south of Cheltenham to its first lock at Teddington and onto the gracious palace of Hampton Court. 47 pages plus map endpapers. View more info