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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 Cranborne Chase. It is the ideal companion for both the active and armchair traveller, taking the reader into this wonderful area, and relating the history of the families who have lived there.
Title: Cranborne Chase.
Categories: ENGLISH TOPOGRAPHY,
Publisher: Victor Gollancz. 1980 (1st.):
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 63841
Keywords: ENGLISH TOPOGRAPHY DESMOND HAWKINS, Cranborne Chase, Dorset, Hampshire, Wiltshire, history, families, first edition, dustwrapper photographs