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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

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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

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

Image for Brewood Some motes on the history of Brewood in Staffordshire, with an account of the escape of Charles II after the Battle of Worcester on 3rd September 1651.

Brewood Some motes on the history of Brewood in Staffordshire, with an account of the escape of Charles II after the Battle of Worcester on 3rd September 1651.

By: HOROVITZ, David:

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Stafford, Horovitz / The Self Publishing Association, 1992 2nd:

Seller ID: 80230


Hardback, 9.5 x 6.5 inches. Black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. In dustwrapper. In very good near fine condition with very good dustwrap (DW some minor rubbing to edges.) Neat pencil inscription to endpaper “Boscobel 1997.” Else a very clean and tight copy. 416pp. Illustrated with many B&W photographs and illustrations. View more info

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

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 plates, (nearly all have tissue guards.) Some minor offsetting on maps. Else inside pages all very clean and tight. With 55 cop... 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 spots and marks to pages else inside pages very clean, bright and tight throughout. - Chapter on "Gipsies" (pp.165-19... View more info

Image for Birds and Man

Birds and Man

By: HUDSON, W. H.:

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green & Co., 1901 1st:

Seller ID: 81923


Hardback, 9 x 5.5 inches. Green cloth with blind paneled boards, gilt lettering to spine, gilt ship/medal design to front. Black endpapers. In very good condition. Corners slightly bumped, Some minor rubbing to edges and ends of spine. Some minor darkening to boards and faint fading to spine. Bookplate to front endpaper “John Hanson.” Some minor darkening to prelims. Front endpaper cracked. Inside pages all clean and tight, else a very clean and tight copy. 317pp. View more info

Image for British Birds With a chapter on structure and classification by Frank E. Beddard.

British Birds With a chapter on structure and classification by Frank E. Beddard.

By: HUDSON, W. H.:

Price: £26.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green & Co., 1895 1st:

Seller ID: 81924


Hardback, 9 x 5.5 inches. Green cloth with blind paneled boards, gilt lettering to spine, gilt ship/medal design to front. Black endpapers. In very good condition. Corners slightly bumped, edges rubbed, some minor handling marks to boards. Some minor darkening to prelims. Some minor light foxing spots to inside pages, else a very clean and tight copy. 363pp. Illustrated with 8 Coloured plates from early drawings by Thorburn, 8 plates and 100 figures in black and white, and 3 photo illustrations. View more info

Image for Nature in Downland With Illustrations.

Nature in Downland With Illustrations.

By: HUDSON, W. H.:

Price: £32.00

Publisher: Longmans, Green & Co., 1900 1st:

Seller ID: 81922


Hardback, 9 x 5.5 inches. Green cloth with gilt lettering and decoration to spine and front. Plain endpapers. In very good condition. Some minor rubbing to corners and ends of spine. A couple of minor handling marks to cloth. In protective plastic sleeve. Some slight darkening to prelims. Neat inscription to front endpaper “E. C. from E.P. Nov 1902.” Bookplate to front “Eadyth Cunliffe.” Some minor darkening to title page from front tissue guard. A couple of minor handling marks else inside pages and plates all clean, bright and tight throughout. Else a very clean and t... View more info