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Hardback, 8.5 x 5.5 inches. Red/orange cloth with gilt lettering to spine. With dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; In removable plastic cover. Small nick to bottom of spine, some minor rubbing to corners. Some minor handling marks and slight darkening to inner flaps. Not price clipped. Else clean and smart.) Cloth clean and bright, endpapers clean. Author’s signature to half-title page. Inside pages all clean and tight. A couple of minor spots to outer page edges . Else a very clean and tight copy. 280pp. Illustrated with 25 B&W photo plates. With maps to endpapers. One of a set of books describing some of the identifiable regions of Britain. This volume covers The Forest of Dean. The author describes the history of the Forest with its mixture of industry, mining and hunting, going back to Roman times. Chapters cover Forest Laws, People, buildings, geology, coal, flora and fauna and the future. Includes, Cinderford, Common Rights, Lydney harbour, Stunton, Charcoal Burning, Mitcheldean and much more.
Title: The Regional Books. Forest of Dean. SIGNED COPY.
Categories: BRITISH TOPOGRAPHY,
Publisher: London, Robert Hale. 1952 1st edition.:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 83723
Keywords: BRITISH TOPOGRAPHY The Regional Books, F.W.BATY, Forest of Dean, industry, mining, hunting, Forest Laws, People, buildings, geology, coal, flora, fauna, Cinderford, Common Rights, Lydney harbour, Stunton, Charcoal Burning, Mitcheldean,