The Regional Books. Salisbury Plain.

By: WHITLOCK, RALPH:

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Hardback, 9 x 5.5 inches. In red cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; some minor rubbing to edges, small nick at bottom of spine. Price clipped). Neat inscription to front endpaper, some light foxing spots, else a very clean and tight copy. 271pp. With b/w photographic plates. With map at back. One of a set of books describing some of the identifiable regions of Britain. This volume covers Salisbury Plain. The author writes about the long history od the Plain, from Stonehenge and hill forts to its use as a military training ground. Chapters on First Men, Celts and Romans, Barrows, White horses and Stonehenge, Saxons, Normans, Modern Farming, Village life, Dialect, Military Occupation, Wild life, Old Sarum, Salisbury, Wilton, Warminster, various river valleys. Includes, Bemerton, Pitton, Westbury White Horse, Imber, Longford Castle, Longleat, Stourton, Mere, Teffont, Tisbury, Old Wardour castle, Odstock and much more.

Title: The Regional Books. Salisbury Plain.

Author Name: WHITLOCK, RALPH:

Categories: BRITISH TOPOGRAPHY,

Publisher: Robert Hale. London. 1955 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 80146

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