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Image for Bye-Paths of Bath and Somersetshire History Complete in Four Parts: The Siege of Dunster Castle, The Siege of Taunton, Portbury Priory History & Antiquities, and The Siege of Bridgwater.

Bye-Paths of Bath and Somersetshire History Complete in Four Parts: The Siege of Dunster Castle, The Siege of Taunton, Portbury Priory History & Antiquities, and The Siege of Bridgwater.

By: GREEN, EMANUEL:

Price: £90.00

Publisher: Bath, George Gregory, 1905 1st:

Seller ID: 79629


Hardback, 8 x 6.5 inches. Maroon cloth with gilt lettering to spine. In very good condition. Cloth faded and rubbed, front hinge cracked. Some staining to bottom edges of original paper covers, pages remain very clean and bright. One or two minor handling marks, and some neat pencil notes to margins. Else clean and tight. Very scarce complete collection, bound together. 15, 23, 10 & 20pp. With original paper covers bound inside. View more info

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A Hampshire Treasury and select bibliography.

By: GREEN, MARGARET:

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Winton Publications. 1972 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 71984


Size 7.0 x 9.25 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly faded. Slightly creased along edges. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 125pp. With b/w photographs and maps. The author looks at aspects of life in the County of Hampshire with some of the history and historical figures who lived there. View more info

Image for Somersetshire Delineated: Being a Topographical Description of Each Town, Parish, Chapelry, &c. In the County... The Names of the Incumbents... the Population Returns for the Years 1801, 1811 & 1821... as an Index to a survey made in the Year 1821.

Somersetshire Delineated: Being a Topographical Description of Each Town, Parish, Chapelry, &c. In the County... The Names of the Incumbents... the Population Returns for the Years 1801, 1811 & 1821... as an Index to a survey made in the Year 1821.

By: GREENWOOD, C. and J.:

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, T. Bensley, 1822:

Seller ID: 80726


Hardback, 9 x 6 inches. Light brown paper covered boards with paper title label to spine. Plain endpapers. In very good condition. Cover is a little rubbed and worn, front hinge cracked, chip to top of spine with some minor loss to bottom end. Endpapers clean, some light foxing and minor darkening to title and first page, some minor handling marks and light foxing inside, some darker spots to page 33-35 else inside pages overall very clean and tight. 215 + 7pp. View more info

Image for Burford. Past & Present. Preface by W.Warde Fowler.

Burford. Past & Present. Preface by W.Warde Fowler.

By: GRETTON, M. STURGE:

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Faber & Faber 1946 (repr.).:

Seller ID: 54298


Grey cloth gt. Very good. Photo.plts; 158 pp. View more info

Image for Portrait of Wessex. Tours, & Gazetteer. (About Britain No.2).

Portrait of Wessex. Tours, & Gazetteer. (About Britain No.2).

By: GRIGSON, GEOFFREY:

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Collins. Published for the Festival of Britain. 1951:

Seller ID: 55118


Stiff pict. paper covers. With dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Slightly rubbed at top edge and bottom of spine. Not price clipped). A clean and tight copy. 92pp. Col.& b/w Ills.; Produced for the Festival of Britain. Wessex here is Dorset, and parts of Wiltshire and Hampshire. Includes suggested tours and gazetteer. View more info

Image for South Devon. With 24 Full-Page illustrations in Colour.

South Devon. With 24 Full-Page illustrations in Colour.

By: HANNAFORD, C. E.: ROWE, CHAS. R.:

Price: £70.00

Publisher: A. & C. BLACK, 1907 (1st.):

Seller ID: 78776


Hardback, quarter bound polished dark green morocco leather to spine and corners. With cloth to boards. Raised banding and gitl lettering to spine, with gilt decoration and gilt line edging to boards. Marbled endpapers, top page edges gilt. In very good condition. Beautiful fine leather binding. Spine is faded and darkened. Some darkening to endpapers. Some minor foxing spots to pages, colour plates all clean and bright. Else a very nice clean and tight copy. 24 colour plates; 214pp. Map. Black's Smaller Series of Beautiful Books. View more info

Image for The New Forest Described by Elizabeth Godfrey and Pictured by E. W. Haslehurst.

The New Forest Described by Elizabeth Godfrey and Pictured by E. W. Haslehurst.

By: HASLEHURST, E.: GODFREY, E:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Blackie & Son n.d. ca1912.:

Seller ID: 81247


Hardback, 9 x 6.5 inches. Paper covered boards with colour plate to front. In very good condition. Some slight darkening to spine and some minor rubbing to edges of boards. Some foxing to endpapers. Some light spots to outer page edges else a clean and tight copy. 64pp. Illustrated with 12 colour plates by E. W. Haslehurst. "Beautiful England Series". View more info

Image for Our Beautiful Homeland: Exeter. Heart of Wessex. Dartmoor. Bath and Wells. Text by S. HEATH & L. SALMON.

Our Beautiful Homeland: Exeter. Heart of Wessex. Dartmoor. Bath and Wells. Text by S. HEATH & L. SALMON.

By: HASLEHUST, E. W.; HEATH, S.; SALMON, L.:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Gresham Publishing Co. (n.d.) ca1910:

Seller ID: 76713


4 parts in 1 volume. Tall 8vo. (9x7 ins). Attractive white pictorial cloth with green lettering and grey art-noveau style endpapers. In very good condition. Covers clean, slightly rubbed, minor marks to rear. Some mild foxing to pages and edges else a clean and tight copy. 48 colour plates by Ernest. W. Haslehust, R.B.A. Each part has 64 pages. View more info

Image for Our Beautiful Homeland. Norwich, Shakespeare-Land, The Peak District, The Dukeries, described by Walter Jerrold, R.Murray Gilchrist.

Our Beautiful Homeland. Norwich, Shakespeare-Land, The Peak District, The Dukeries, described by Walter Jerrold, R.Murray Gilchrist.

By: HASLEHUST, ERNEST W.:

Price: £10.00

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

Seller ID: 80567


In white cloth covers with red and green lettering and decor to spine and front. With decorated endpapers. In very good condition. Nice bright covers. Spine very slightly darkened. Occasional small marks and foxing spots. Small name inscription on front endpaper. Else a clean and tight copy. 64pp. With 48colour plates and b/w chapter heading vignettes. Part of the ‘Our Beautiful Homeland’ series. This volume covers Norwich, Shakespeare-Land, The Peak District, the Dukeries with colour plates by E.W. Haslehust. 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 companion for both the active and armchair traveller, taking the reader into this wonderful area, and relating the history o... 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 companion for both the active and armchair traveller, taking the reader into this wonderful area, and relating the history of the ... 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 Cranborne Chase. It is the ideal companion for both the active and armchair traveller, taking the reader into this wonderful ar... 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 District. View more info

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Journey Through Love

By: HILLABY, JOHN:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Constable, 1976 1st edition:

Seller ID: 80957


Hardback, 9 x 6 inches. Black cloth with gilt lettering on grey background to spine, In illustrated dustwrapper. In very good near fine condition with near fine dustwrap. (DW some fading to spine, not price clipped.) Cloth clean, no penned inscriptions, else a very clean and tight copy. 269pp. Illustrated with B&W photographs. View more info

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Journey Through Britain Signed Copy.

By: HILLABY, JOHN:

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Constable, 1969 reprint:

Seller ID: 80958


Hardback, 9 x 6 inches. Black cloth with gilt lettering on grey background to spine, In illustrated dustwrapper. In very good near fine condition with near fine dustwrap. (DW spine sun-bleached, price clipped.) Cloth clean, Author’s inscription to front endpaper “For Lesley, with the authors warm regards.” Else a very clean and tight copy. 234pp. Illustrated with B&W photographs. View more info

Image for The Bulwark Shore. Thanet and the Cinque Ports.

The Bulwark Shore. Thanet and the Cinque Ports.

By: HILLIER, CAROLINE:

Price: £2.00

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 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: £6.00

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: £7.00

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