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1 Anon.
COUNTRY LIFE PICTURE BOOK OF YORKSHIRED012
Country Life Ltd., London 1957 1st edition hard back V.g. V G Chipped 4to 
60pp, 58 b&w plates, original blue , gilt lettering, pictorial d.j., v.g., a little chipped. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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2 Antrobus, Jocelyn J.,
HATFIELD Some Memories of Its past,A258
Published at Bishops Hatfield in the County of Hertford, Hertford 1912 1st edition Hard Cover 8vo 
110 pp., 7 illustrations, paper covers, good (spine detached but present). A local printing of a Hertfordshire town history, 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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3 Banks, F.R.
KENTL333
Penguin Books, London 1955 1st paperback Edition Paper Back Fine 8vo 
319pp. [hand -written notes to rear end-paper]No. G14 in the Penguin Guides Series. Index map & 9 plans in text. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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4 Bayne, A.D.
Royal Illustrated History of Eastern England, Civil, Military, Political and Ecclestiastical from the earliest Period to the Present TimeF0174
James Macdonald & Co., Yarmouth 1873 1st Edition Half-Leather V.g. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
ND [1872-73]. 2 volumes in original brown half-calf with marbled board. Gilt lettering and t.e.g. Volume one is well illus. but vol. two has only the frontispiece. Both volumes have plain pages bound where evidently more plates were planned but were not available to the binder. Some copies of this book have the plates bound in at the front of the volumes. A very nice set in the original calf which is a little faded and split at the lower spine otherwise in nice condition. [Steward 539.] 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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5 Bell, Richard,
RICHARD BELL'S BRITAIN,D136
Book Club Assoc., London 1981 hardback 8vo 
first edition, 192pp, full colour illustrations throughout, large octavo, original brown cloth, gilt lettering, full colour pictorial d.j., fine condition. Originally published by Collins. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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6 Brears, Charles
A SHORT HISTORY OF LINCOLNSHIREG213
A. Brown and Sons, Hull 1927 1st edition Brown cloth, gilt V.g. octavo 
xvi, 216pp, b&w illustrations throughout. A little marking to fore-edges of boards otherwise a nice copy 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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7 Cassell Petter & Galpin
Picturesque Europe British Isles [4 vols]G300
Cassell, Peter and Galpin, London red cloth, gilt Fine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
ND [1876]. 2 volumes in 4 . The British Isles volumes of the original issue. 288;288 pp. Each volumes illustrated thoughout with steel and wood engraving. Fine red cloth, gilt blocked decoration and black borders, bevelled edges, blind stamped embossed pattern. A.e.g. Foxing to some tissue guards and end-papers with otherwise internally clean, tight and crisp. A trifle bumping to corners but otherwise an un-worn set. Cassell, Peter and Galpin became Cassell, Peter and Galpin and Company in 1878 and in 1888 it became Cassell & Company Limited. The Picturesque Europe volumes were reprinted many times in cheap editions and re-issues. These four volumes have fine and sharp plates [some with a little margin foxing from the tissue guards] and date from the first issues of the books. They are un-dated but have fine and attractive bindings and have the early version of the company name. The five volume set was also issued in a large paper edition at 50 guineas in morocco and was their most expensive production at the time [The House of Cassell p101 by Nowell-Smith] 
Price: 240.00 GBP
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8 Chandler, John
John Leland's Itinerary : Travels in Tudor EnglandL318
Sutton Publishing, Stroud 1998 086299957X / 9780862999575 1st edition Hardback Mint mint 8vo 
xxxvi, 601pp. Illustrated throughout. This edition first pub. 1993. A lovely copy almost as new. 
Price: 175.00 GBP
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9 Connexional Magazine
ISLAND SCENERYPa465
James B. Knapp, London 1892 1st edition Hardback Fine small 4to 
144pp. The Isle of Man, Isle of Wight, and the British Islands. An attractive publisher's binding with gilt titles, silver illustrated catsle with flroal stamped border decoration. A nice copy undated but c.1892. A couple of pages have slight blemish from a pressed flower [now removed]. Attractive engraving throughout, including a frontis. 22 cms.The revised articles originally appeared in the Connexional Magazine. PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS. This late Victorian is pub. for 'arm-chair' travellers. Covers most big Brtitiah Islands including Isleof Na, Isle of Wight, The Channel Islands and the 'British Islands' [SCilly, Anglesea, The Hebrides and Holy Island. PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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10 Country Life Picture Book
The First Country Life Picture Book of BritainMW208
Country Life Limited, London 1953 Third revised edition Hardback Fine V.g. large 4to 
90 plates of Britain originally pub. 1937. Monotone photographs in the thrid edition [6th impression]. A lovely copy. Some light foxing to the d.j. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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11 Cuthbertson, D.C.,,
HIGHLANDS-Highways and heros,A66
Robert Grant & Son, Edinburgh 1931 1st edition Hard Cover V.g. V G Chipped 8vo 
256pp, 31 illus., small octavo, cloth, d.j. chipped, v.g., Wanderings in the westlands - feuds among the clans, 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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12 Darling, F.Fraser
THE STORY OF SCOTLAND 'Britain In Pictures'Z209
Collins, London 1945 2nd impression hard back Fine V G rubbed large 8vo 
48pp. 8 colour plates, 20 black and white plates. Series 'Britain In Pictures'. Dark blue boards and matching d.j. Nice copy with a rubbed d.j. Rear free end-paper creased badly but intact 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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13 Elliott, Blanche B.
JERSEY: AN ISLE OF ROMANCED600
T. Fisher Unwin Ltd., London 1923 First Edition hardback Very Good, foxed 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Edge, H.V. 
260pp, illustrated w/ etchings by H.V. Edge, frontispiece by Edmund Blampied. A nice tight sound copy with a sunned binding but foxed throughout 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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14 Howitt, William.
VISITS TO REMARKABLE PLACES.BB659
Longmans,Green, And Co., London 1900 New impression red cloth, gilt Fine 8vo - over 73/4" - 93/4" tall Samuel Williams. 
xvi,468pp, with 79 illustrations.Author of ''The Rural Life of England'. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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15 Lang, Andrew and John
HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS IN THE BORDERJ286
Macmillan and Co., Limited, London 1929 2nd Reprint Blue Buckram, Gilt Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Hugh Thomson 
xvi, 439pp, with illustrations throughout and a map at end of volume. A fine copy [small blemish on the front board]. Finished after Andrew's death by his brother John 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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16 Larwood, Jacob,
THE STORY OF THE LONDON PARKS,D188
John Camden Hotten, London, ND,, Hard Cover 8vo 
2 volumes [firsts?] 272pp, 2 hand-coloured frontis. and one other and b&w illustrations throughout, small octavo, black cloth, gilt lettering, v.g., dusty and a little soiled. The binder has cut vol. 1 very tight and so the two volumes are different lengths! A mixed set. A Mudie's Select Library copy with yellow label. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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17 Lefebure, Molly,
CUMBRIAN DISCOVERYA92
Victor Gollancz, London 1977 1st edition Hard Cover V.g. V G Chipped 8vo 
352pp, index, 16 bw plates, owners inscription. An invaluable guide for first time visitors, 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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18 Lockley, R.M.
PEMBROKESHIREAB378
Robert Hale Limited, London 1957 First Edition Orange Cloth Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xii, 163pp. with 25 illustrations. From The Regional Books Series.Index from 157-163pp. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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19 Marriott, Michael
MOUNTAINS AND HILLS OF BRITAIN : A Guide to the Uplands of England, Scotland and WalesT212
Willow Books, London 1982 0002180286 / 9780002180283 Hardback Fine V G rubbed 4to 
176pp. Illustrated throughout. Introduction by John Hillaby 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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20 Meredith, Hugh,
EAST ANGLIAA97
Robert Scott, London 1929 1st edition Hard Cover Fine 8vo 
ND 344, index + 6pp ads., 20 pages illus., 50 pp sketches, octavo, green cloth, East Anglia between the wars 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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