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Country Walks - First Series

By: Anon

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, London Transport: 1957

Seller ID: 014522

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated with b&w photographs. Twenty walks which cover all the counties that make up London's countryside - each containing a short description of the towns and villages en-route and interesting buildings 108 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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United States Military Aviation: Air Force

By: Archer, Robert J.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Leicester, Midland Counties Publications: 1980

Seller ID: 066941

ISBN: 0904597296

Condition: Reading Copy


Some underlining to plane numbers throughout the book but otherwise a good, clean tight reading copy. Illustrated with b/w photos and drawings. 302 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Bacon's Commercial Map of England and Wales : Coloured in Counties

By: Bacon

Price: £62.50

Publisher: London, G. W. Bacon:

Seller ID: 034467

Condition: Good


Fold-out cloth map which states Bacon's County Map of England and Wales. Spine states Bacon's Map of England and Wales. Covers a little grubby, contents clean and sound. No date - cover price 4s.0d net. View more info

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Great Western Steam off the Beaten Track

By: Bannister, Geoffrey F.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Truro, Cornwall, D. Bradford Barton: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 056890

ISBN: 085153161X

Condition: Very Good


Concentrates primarily on the rural branch line scene during the 1950's in the area roughly bounded by the counties of Stafford and Hereford, Merioneth and Cardigan. Clean square hardback in an price-clipped jacket. 96 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Melting Pot - Poems for the Children

By: BBC Three Counties Radio

Price: £8.50

Publisher: England, BBC:

Seller ID: 023777

Condition: Near Fine


A collection of poems sent in by Three Counties Radio listeners published to raise funds for the Lake Victoria Children's Home. Clean, bright copy containing 32 pages. View more info

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Essex : County of Contrasts

By: Blythin, Walter

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Lavenham, Suffolk, The Landmark Press: 1968

Seller ID: 053096

Condition: Very Good


Nostalgic look at the county of over forty years ago with b/w photographs depicting a less frantic way of life. Introduction by William E. Tucker. Clean bright copy in a price-clipped d/w - 80 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Meteor : Gloster's First Jet Fighter

By: Bond, Steven J.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Earl Shilton, Leicestershire, Midland Counties Publications: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060853

ISBN: 0904597555

Condition: Very Good


Fills a long vacant gap in aviation literature by presenting an 'in-service' history of the Meteor, though not forgetting its development and other aspects. With a foreword by Air Commodore D.B.Fitzpatrick. Clean, glossy copy in an unclipped d/w - 164 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Discovering Wessex : An "Echo" Guide for Motorists and Walkers

By: Carne, P. H.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Southampton, Hampshire, Southern Newspapers Limited:

Edition: Presentation Edition

Seller ID: 051546

ISBN: 0950330515

Condition: Very Good


Circa 1960/70s guidebook offering the best of two delightful worlds by combining descriptions of some of the most scenic drives in Wessex with detailed walk-round itineraries at selected places of interest in Hampshire, West Sussex, the Isle of Wight, Wiltshire and Dorset. Previous owner's slightly torn bookplate to front pastedown and some faint sunning to page edges else a clean bright copy in an unclipped d/w - 168 pages. View more info

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Rural Rides

By: Cobbett, William

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 2010

Seller ID: 063158

Condition: As New


The classic portrait of rural life just before the industrial revolution, covering the Counties of Surrey, Kent, Hampshire, Wiltshire, Gloucestershire, Herefordshire, Worcestershire, Somersetshire, Oxfordshire, Berkshire, Essex, Suffolk, Norfolk and Hertfordshire. Edited by Ian Dyck and with an introduction by Richard Ingrams. Unread copy housed in its own slipcase - 502 pages including indexes. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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A Bedfordshire Bibliography : with some comments and biographical notes

By: Conisbee, L. R.

Price: £22.50

Publisher: Bedford, Bedfordshire, Bedfordshire Historical Record Society: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063085

Condition: Good


Caters for the increasing emphasis being laid on the importance of local history. Internally clean copy in a price-clipped d/w showing light shelfwear/rubbing and sunning to spine - 333 pages including an index of authors and editors and a list of subscribers. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Little Guides : Gloucestershire

By: Cox, J. Charles

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co: 1949

Edition: Eighth Edition Revised

Seller ID: 015763

Condition: Very Good


Revised by H.Stratton Davis. With a folding map and 60 half-tone illustrations. Clean, bright copy in an un-clipped d/w which shows some wear & tear and minor loss. All top edges red. View more info

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English County Histories : A Guide

By: Currie, C. R. J. and Lewis, C. P. ( Edited By )

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Stroud, Gloucestershire, Alan Sutton Publishing: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060461

ISBN: 0750902892

Condition: Very Good


Comprehensive and much-needed historiographical survey of county history in England. Some light sunning to page margins else a clean, square, large volume hardback in an unclipped d/w - 483 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Essex Weather Book (SIGNED)

By: Currie, Ian; Davison, Mark; Ogley, Bob

Price: £19.50

Publisher: Westerham, Kent, Froglets Publications Ltd: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 053093

ISBN: 187233766X

Condition: Very Good


Clean bright large format paperback with is SIGNED by Bob Ogley to the title page. Glossy copy containing photographic evidence and commentary on the immense variations Essex has experienced down the generations, from earthquakes to droughts and floods. 160 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Domesday Geography of Northern England

By: Darby, H. C. & Maxwell, L. S. ( Editors )

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Cambridge University Press: 2008

Edition: Re-issue

Seller ID: 055679

ISBN: 0521088704

Condition: As New


Contains chapters on Yorkshire by Maxwell, Nottinghamshire, Cheshire and Lancashire by I. B. Terrett, Derbyshire by Dr. Holly and the Northern Counties by Darby. Clean bright softcover - 540 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Hertfordshire Within Living Memory

By: Davis, Eve (co-ordinator)

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Newbury, Berkshire, Countryside Books: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050241

ISBN: 1853062014

Condition: Very Good


Published jointly with the HFWI. Contains a goldmine of information about local life in the first half of the last century. Clean, tight copy with light reading creases - 254 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Frenchman's Walk Through Ireland, 1796-97

By: de Latocnaye, Chevalier

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Belfast, Northern Ireland, The Blackstaff Press: 1984

Edition: Photolithographic Facsimile

Seller ID: 066212

ISBN: 0856403083

Condition: Very Good


Records the author's travels through the West of Ireland when he walked for almost a year through at least half of the counties of Ireland during the period 1796-7, fleeing the revolution in his own country. Some light sunning to page edges else a clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 292 pages including an index of selected place names. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Cambridgeshire, Huntingdonshire and The Isle of Ely

By: Ennion, E. A. R.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Robert Hale Ltd: 1951

Seller ID: 066823

Condition: Very Good


Part of The County Books Series in which Dr. Ennion emphasises the quieter tones - the greys, greens and browns of the landscape as he deftly traces the growth and development of the present-day patterns of these two counties and the celebrated Isle of Ely. Clean, square hardback in a price-clipped d/w showing some shelfwear & tear - 256 pages including index and an attached, foldout map to rear. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Kent of One Hundred Years Ago

By: Guilmant, Aylwin

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Stroud, Gloucestershire, Budding Books: 1998

Seller ID: 001064

ISBN: 1840150831

Condition: Very Good


A wonderful pictorial account of the county known as The Garden of England towards the end of the last century. Fully illustrated throughout with sepia photographs along with commentary - 124 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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Goodbye to Yorkshire (SIGNED COPY)

By: Hattersley, Roy

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 042992

ISBN: 0575022019

Condition: Very Good +


Highly personal account of the white rose county and the qualities associated with its name as the Labour M.P writes about the cities and rivers and towns and the great institutions. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 163 pages including index. From the library of Ted Willis and SIGNED by the author to the title page in blue ball point with the inscription ''Best wishes - Roy Hattersley 18.5..78.'' View more info