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Image for Our Beautiful Homeland. The Thames : Windsor Castle : Hampton Court : Dickens Land. Described by G.E.Mitton, Edward Thomas, Walter Jerrold, J.A.Nicklin.

Our Beautiful Homeland. The Thames : Windsor Castle : Hampton Court : Dickens Land. Described by G.E.Mitton, Edward Thomas, Walter Jerrold, J.A.Nicklin.

By: HASLEHUST, ERNEST W.:

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London. The Gresham Publishing Company Ltd. n.d. ca 1910.:

Seller ID: 58188


In white cloth covers with red and green lettering and decor to spine and front. With decorated endpapers. In very good condition. Spine slightly faded. Small marks to covers. Mild foxing to edges, affecting occasional pages inside. Slight browning to endpapers. Else a clean and tight copy. 64pp. With 49 colour plates and b/w chapter heading vignettes. Part of the ‘Our Beautiful Homeland’ series. This volume covers The Thames, Windsor Castle, Hampton Court, D... View more info

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Avalon and Sedgemoor.

By: HAWKINS, DESMOND:

Price: £4.00

Publisher: David & Charles. Newton Abbot. 1973 1st. edition:

Seller ID: 54388


In illustrated limp paper covers. In very good condition. Spine and cover slightly faded. A clean and tight copy. 262pp. Num.photo.plts; An unusually vivid account of this region of England, ...;A country of subtle texture and luminous power, a landscape charged with distinctive beauties and mysteries that feed the imagination as few other English scenes can do. View more info

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Cranborne Chase.

By: HAWKINS, DESMOND:

Price: £12.00

Publisher: V.Gollancz. 1980 (1st.):

Seller ID: 58533


Bound in original green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly faded. Top and front fore edge slightly creased. Not price clipped). A clean and tight copy. 192pp. Map on endps. Num.b/w photo plates. This delightful book is the author’s account of the countryside that spreads over three counties, Dorset, Hampshire and Wiltshire, and known as Cranborne Chase. It is the ideal... View more info

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Cranborne Chase.

By: HAWKINS, DESMOND:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Victor Gollancz. 1980 (1st.):

Seller ID: 62461


In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly faded. Top and front fore edge slightly creased. Not price clipped). A clean and tight copy. 192pp. Map on endpapers. Numerous b/w photo plates. This delightful book is the author’s account of the countryside that spreads over three counties, Dorset, Hampshire and Wiltshire, and known as Cranborne Chase. It is the ideal compa... View more info

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Cranborne Chase.

By: HAWKINS, DESMOND:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Victor Gollancz. 1980 (1st.):

Seller ID: 63841


Tall 8vo. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly faded. Top edge slightly creased. Not price clipped). Author’s obituary loose in front. A very clean and tight copy. 192pp. Map on endpapers. Numerous b/w photo plates. This delightful book is the author’s account of the countryside that spreads over three counties, Dorset, Hampshire and Wiltshire, and known as Cr... View more info

Image for Stonehenge Decoded. An astronomer examines one of the great puzzles of the ancient world.

Stonehenge Decoded. An astronomer examines one of the great puzzles of the ancient world.

By: HAWKINS, GERALD S.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Souvenir Press. London. 1966 1st. UK edition.:

Seller ID: 58592


Tall 8vo. In orange cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. Maps to endpapers. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; Slightly rubbed around edges with small chips and tears. Price clipped). Small faded patch to front top edge. Else a clean and tight copy. 202pp. With b/w photographs and line drawings and diagrams in text. The first attempt to scientifically decode the alignments of the stones and holes of Stonehenge. The author took cop... View more info

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Whitehaven an illustrated history.

By: HAY, DANIEL:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Michael Moon. 1979:

Seller ID: 68459


Size 8.25 x 11.5 inches. In illustrated limp card covers with matching dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 215pp. With b/w photographs. Illustrated history of the port of Whitehaven in Cumbria. View more info

Image for The Hills of Lakeland. With sixteen plates in colour thirty six plates in monochrome and two maps by the Author.

The Hills of Lakeland. With sixteen plates in colour thirty six plates in monochrome and two maps by the Author.

By: HEATON COOPER, W.:

Price: £18.00

Publisher: F.Warne & Co. 1946 2nd edition.:

Seller ID: 71338


Size 7.25 x 9.75 inches. In grey cloth covers with gilt to spine and maroon lettering to front. In very good condition. Spine slightly faded and bumped at ends. Small marks to boards. Neat inscription pasted to front endpaper, dated 1948. Slight browning to endpapers. Colour plates clean and bright. A clean and tight copy. 124pp. With colour and b/w plates and two maps. Originally published in 1938. The author describes and illustrates the hills and mountains of the Lake... View more info

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Natural History of the Lake District.

By: HERVEY, Canon G.A.K. & BARNES, J.A.G.:

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Frederick Warne & Co 1970 1st edition:

Seller ID: 52913


Bound in original green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (top edge a little rubbed with small chips to top of spine). Front hinge slightly cracked by half title page. Else a clean tight copy. 230pp. Prof. ills. with b/w and colour photographs, line drawings and maps. With colour maps to endpapers. In this book, a team of naturalists who know both the area and their subject intimately have shared their kn... View more info

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The Bulwark Shore. Thanet and the Cinque Ports.

By: HILLIER, CAROLINE:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Eyre Methuen 1980 (1st.).:

Seller ID: 54301


Very good in very good pict. dustwrapper Map on endpapers. Many photo. ills. by John Mosley. Some maps. 317 pp. View more info

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The Lake District Roads and Trackways of

By: HINDLE, BRIAN PAUL:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Moorland Publishing. 1984 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 70082


Size 6.25 x 9.5 inches. In light brown cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slightly creased along top edge. Not price clipped). A clean and tight copy. 187pp. With b/w photographs and maps. The author traces the history of roads and trackways in Cumbria from the earliest Roman roads, drove roads, turnpikes to motorways. View more info

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God is Not Great. The Case Against Religion.

By: HITCHENS, CHRISTOPHER:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Atlantic Books. 2007 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 74028


Size 6.25 x 9.5 inches. In black cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. Black endpapers. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slightly creased along top edge. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 307pp. With b/w frontis. The author argues against religion in general and argues for a more secular way of living. View more info

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The Register of William Edington Bishop of Winchester, 1346-1366

By: Hockey, S.F.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Hampshire County Council 1986:

Seller ID: 75283


Original green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With dustwrapper. Very good condition, with very good dustwrapper. Slight rubbing to bottom of spine. Not price clipped. 317pp. The Register is a chronicle of the administration of the diocese. Includes information on disposition of clergy, dispensations and matrimonial disputes. The period covers the Black Death and war with France. View more info

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A History of Appleby County Town of Westmorland.

By: HOLDGATE, MARTIN:

Price: £8.00

Publisher: J.Whitehead & Son. Appleby. 1970:

Seller ID: 55568


In red cloth covers with gilt to spine. With dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; small marks to back. Not price clipped). Owner’s inscription on front endpaper. A clean and tight copy. 90pp. Ills. with b/w line drawings in text and plates with map. History of Appleby, published before the reorganisation of 1972. View more info

Image for Appleby. A History of the County Town of Westmorland.

Appleby. A History of the County Town of Westmorland.

By: HOLDGATE, MARTIN:

Price: £9.00

Publisher: J.Whitehead & Son (Appleby) Ltd.. 1970 2nd edition.:

Seller ID: 58524


Tall 8vo. In red cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Small mark to front. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 90pp. Ills. with b/w line drawings in text and plates with map. History of Appleby, published before the reorganisation of 1972. View more info

Image for The County Books. The Channel Islands.

The County Books. The Channel Islands.

By: HOOKE, Wilfred D.;

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Robert Hale. London. 1953 (1st.).:

Seller ID: 75129


In green cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Some rubbing to edges and corners. Price clipped/torn.). Owners bookplate to front endpaper. Else a very clean and tight copy. With b/w photographic plates. With fold out map at back. View more info

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The History, Antiquities and Topography of the County of Sussex. In Two Volumes.

By: HORSFIELD Thomas Walker:

Price: £350.00

Publisher: Lewes, Baxter, 1835 (1st.):

Seller ID: 78710


2 volumes. Large hardbacks, 4to. (13 x 10 ins). Quarter bound calf leather bindings, spines with twin black leather labels lettered in gilt, with gilt decoration and banding. Marbled paper boards. Plain endpapers. In very good conditions. Vol.1 spine darkened. Edges and corners rubbed. Some bumps to corners. Rubbing and small chips/cracks to leather on spine of vol.1., some small chips to labels. Rear hinge cracked on vol.1. Some minor darkening and foxing to edges of pl... View more info

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Local History in England.

By: HOSKINS,W.G:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Longman 1970 (8th.impr.).:

Seller ID: 50751


Grey cloth gt. Very good in very good pict. dustwrapper 9 photo. plates, some maps. 196 pp., including appendices, additional reference, and index. CONTENTS: The Local Historian Today / English Local Historians / The old communities / Parish, Manor and Land / Church, Chapel, and School / Towns: Topography / Towns: social and Economic History / Fieldwork: The Landscape / Fieldwork: Buildings / Health, Disease, and Population / Some special Tasks / Writing and Publishing. View more info

Image for The Scenic Heritage of England and Wales .

The Scenic Heritage of England and Wales .

By: HOWARTH, O.J.R:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Sir I.Pitman 1937 (1st.).:

Seller ID: 43522


Green cloth gt. Very good. 48 photo. plates. Map. 190 pp. chapters incl.: The Chalk Belt, East Anglia and Essex, The Hampshire Basin, the limestone Belt & its environment, the lake district.., etc.; View more info

Image for The Rural Life of England. Second Edition, Corrected and Revised. With illustrations on wood by BEWICK and S. WILLIAMS.

The Rural Life of England. Second Edition, Corrected and Revised. With illustrations on wood by BEWICK and S. WILLIAMS.

By: HOWITT, WILLIAM:

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Longman, Orme, Brown, Green & Longmans, 1840 2nd edition:

Seller ID: 77560


Hardback, 9.5 x 6 inches. Green cloth with gilt lettering and design to spine, and blind embossed decoration to boards. Yellow endpapers. In very good condition. Corners a little bumped and rubbed, minor rubbing to edges, spine faded and darkened, edges of boards a little faded, a couple of small marks to cloth. Some darkening and spots to endpapers, bookplate and inscription “G.R.G.” and “David Norwood, Bradfield,” to front. A couple of minor spo... View more info