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Image for Coastline: Britain's Threatened Heritage

Coastline: Britain's Threatened Heritage

By: Baillie, Kate

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Kingfisher Books: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID266601

ISBN: 0862722136


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. . Illustrated with colour photographs by Dennis Gilbert as well as colour drawings and maps. 200 pages From Cape Wrath to the cliffs of Dover, John o'Groats to Land's End, the British coastline is here divided into 14 regional sections each introduced by such eminent writers as Douglas Adams, Margaret Drabble, Beryl Bainbridge, Hammond Innes, Ted Hughes,Dennis Potter and Melvin Bragg View more info

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An Oxford University Chest

By: Betjeman, John

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1979

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID293811

ISBN: 0192812734


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Some faint yellowing to cover edges. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Black & white illustrations byL. Moholy-Nagy, Osbert Lancaster, Rev Edward Bradley and others. 192 pages A treasure house of amusing sketches of university life, tributes to Oxford's pastoral pleasures, and architectural judgements. First published in 1938. View more info

Image for Wall of England. The Channel's 200 Years of History

Wall of England. The Channel's 200 Years of History

By: Bradford, Ernle

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Country Life: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID255260


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ lightly faded at spine & edges. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Maps to endpapers. 112 pages View more info

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Look Back on England

By: Burke, John

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Orbis Books: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID215144

ISBN: 0856130656


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Near Fine copy in a Very Good dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs by Ian Pleeth. 224 pages A look at English history through the perspective of the present. View more info

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The Book of Durham City

By: Clack, Peter

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Buckingham, Barracuda Books Limited: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID247763

ISBN: 0860232026


Quarto Size. Fine copy in Fine Dustjacket. Limited edition of which this is number 197. Black & white illustrations. A lovely book in excellent condition. 144 pages The history of Durham City , North East England. View more info

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Battlefield Walks. The South

By: Clark, David

Price: $11.00

Publisher: London, Grange Books: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID304947

ISBN: 1840130091


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black & White Maps and Drawings. 154 pages A comprehensive collection of walks around the battlefield sites of the south of England and covers military engagements fought throughout Englsih history, from the Saxon victory at Ashdown in 871 to the site of a Second World War airfield - RAF Chamy Downs. View more info

Image for Shakespeare's Country A Book of Photographs

Shakespeare's Country A Book of Photographs

By: Colyer, S.W.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Ward Lock & Co. Ltd: 1947

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID194951


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Illustrated with 33 Black and White Photographs. by S. W. Colyer. Foreword by the Lord Willoughby de Broke. Unpaginated View more info

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Detective in the Landscape in South-East England

By: Crouch, Marcus

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Longmans Young Books: 1972

Edition: 1st Australian Edition

Seller ID: ID212507

ISBN: 0582150701


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 120 pages A look at the historic counties of Kent, Susex and Surrey for young people. View more info

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English Hours

By: James, Henry

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Barrie & Jenkins: 1989

Seller ID: ID216490

ISBN: 0712621229


Oblong Octavo. VERY GOOD condition. No dustjacket (As issued??) Decorated green cloth boards. Colour and black & white illustrations. 222 pages Henry James' letters about England were written in various periodicals during the period 1870-1890 and first published as a collection in 1905 as "English Hours". View more info

Image for London 100 Years Ago: The Charm of Victorian London Illustrated

London 100 Years Ago: The Charm of Victorian London Illustrated

By: Lovett, Richard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Bracken Books: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID12829

ISBN: 0946495564


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with black and white engravings and drawings. 223 pages. First published in 1890. View more info

Image for England 100 Years Ago, The charm of Victorian England illustrated

England 100 Years Ago, The charm of Victorian England illustrated

By: Manning, Rev. Samuel ; Green, Rev, S. G.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Bracken Books: 1985

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: ID235357

ISBN: 0946495467


Quarto Size. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ spine lightly faded. Illustrated with black and white engravings. 216 pages View more info

Image for Souvenir of London 32 Coloured Illustrations with Descriptive Matter

Souvenir of London 32 Coloured Illustrations with Descriptive Matter

By: None Noted

Price: $50.00

Publisher: circa 1920s

Seller ID: ID249707


Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Staple bound. Very light chipping to the rear edges. Lovely coloured 'postcard style' pictures of various London features with a small description of each. The pictures are a wonderful evocation of historical London featuring early motor cars and buses as well as horse drawn vehicles. Published in the reign of George V and refers to the upgrade of Victoria Station which took place in 1924. unpaginated These pictures are a wonderful evocation of historical London. Published in the reign of George V and refers to the upgrade of Victoria Station which took... View more info

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Portrait of Northumberland

By: Ridley, Nancy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Robert Hale: 1977

Edition: 5th Edition

Seller ID: ID247739

ISBN: 0709160704


Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Includes map. 208 pages View more info

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Historic Monuments of England and Wales

By: STURDY, David & Fiona

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID218032

ISBN: 0460041584


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with black and white plates and drawings and maps. 218pages. View more info

Image for Taine's Notes on England

Taine's Notes on England

By: Taine, Hippolyte; Translated with an Introduction by Edward Hyams.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1957

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID197671


Octavo Size. GOOD+ condition. No dustjacket. Stamp to prelims. Black & white illustrations. Very clean and tight copy. 296 pages View more info

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Brothers in the Sun

By: Webb, R.A.F (Brother Paul)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID298158

ISBN: 0727006231


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ Spine lightly sun-faded. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 199 pages A history of the Bush Brotherhood Movement in the Outback of Australia View more info

Image for The Cathedral Church of Salisbury A Description of its Fabric and a Brief History of the See of Sarum (Bell's Cathedral Series)

The Cathedral Church of Salisbury A Description of its Fabric and a Brief History of the See of Sarum (Bell's Cathedral Series)

By: White, Gleeson (Edited by)

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, George Bell & Sons: 1896

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID309090


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good Condition. Light rubbing to edges and corners. Tiny ink spot to front cover. Ex private library with bookplate to front pastedown and two blindstamps to the preliminary pages the only markings. Illustrated with black and white plates and drawings. 115 pages View more info