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CAMBRIDGE AT WAR: THE DIARY OF JACK OVERHILL 1939-1945
Written by Jack Overhill; Peter Searby.
Stock no. 1827975
Published by Cambridgeshire Records Society. 1st 2010. Very good condition.

Cambridgeshire Records Society volume 19. This volumes contains the entries for 1939 to 1945 in Jack Overhill's gigantic diary (it comprises twenty-five books of typescript), which he began in 1932 when he was 29, and ended shortly before his death in 1989. A detailed and striking portrait of Cambridge in the Second World War, from the viewpoint of a quarrelsome pacifist. White pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780904323214. Covers lightly browned and a little grubby. Edges rubbed and worn, top front corner creased. Contents clean.

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THE WISBECH & UPWELL TRAMWAY
Written by Peter Paye.
Stock no. 1327496
Published by The Oakwood Press. 1st 2009. Nearly fine condition.

Oakwood Library of Railway History Number 152. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780853616894. Slight rubbing to cover edges.

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THE ELY & ST IVES RAILWAY
Written by Peter Paye.
Stock no. 1327329
Published by The Oakwood Press. 1st thus 2014. Nearly fine condition.

Locomotion Papers 136. Second, revised edition. Cardwraps. 176 pages. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780853617327. Minimal rubbing to corners.

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THE CARTULARY OF CHATTERIS ABBEY
Written by Claire Breay.
Stock no. 1827598
Published by The Boydell Press. 1st 1999. Slightly better than very good condition.

The fifteenth-century cartulary of the Benedictine nunnery of Chatteris abbey in Cambridgeshire contains copies of documents dating from the mid-twelfth to fifteenth centuries; this critical edition, edited by Claire Breay, comprises a full transcription, together with historical notes and apparatus. Black cloth boards, silver title to spine, white title within a lilac title label to front. ISBN: 0851157505. A few minor marks to boards. Content clean.

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BRANCH LINE TO UPWELL
Written by Vic Mitchell; Keith Smith; Andrew C. Ingram.
Stock no. 1326949
Published by Middleton Press. 1st 1995. Nearly fine condition.

Including the Wisbech Canal. Glazed boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 1873793642. Minimal rubbing at corners else a fine copy.

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WIMPYS TO MUSTANGS: A PICTORIAL HISTORY OF STEEPLE MORDEN AIRFIELD 1940-45
Written by Ken Wells.
Stock no. 1825475
Published by East Anglia Books. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Life and times of a small village airfield in Cambridgeshire called Steeple Morden. Blue cloth boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 186998708X. SIGNED by the author (no dedication) to title page. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and front spine edge, tiny split to top front corner.

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CAMBRIDGESHIRE (KING'S ENGLAND)
Written by Arthur Mee.
Stock no. 2137938
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1965. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. New edition. Browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with a few nicks and chips; a little edge creasing; browned to spine.

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A HISTORY OF ST CATHARINE'S COLLEGE ONCE CATHARINE HALL CAMBRIDGE
Written by W.H.S. Jones.
Stock no. 2136328
Published by Cambridge University Press. Circa 1948. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Red cloth with gilt titles. B/w photos. Some fading to spine, especially top and tail. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped with loss; spine heavily browned and edges.

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A VILLAGE AIRFIELD AT WAR
Written by Ken Wells.
Stock no. 1322188
Published by Egon Publishers. 1st 1993. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

RAF Steeple Morden 1939-1943. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos throughout, fold-out map at rear pastedown. ISBN: 0905858875. Spine and corners bumped. Dustwrapper is slightly creased and rubbed at spine and corners.

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CAMBRIDGESHIRE
Written by Olive Cook.
Stock no. 2133689
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1953. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A representative selection of the characteristic scenes of this surprising county. B/w photos. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped, with some tape repairs to verso; a few small pieces of loss.

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RAY'S FLORA OF CAMBRIDGESHIRE
Written by John Ray; A.H. Ewen; C.T. Prime.
Stock no. 1208706
Published by Wheldon & Wesley. 1st 1975. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

John Ray's Catalogus was his first published work on Botany and the result of nine years study between 1651 and 1660. Translated from the Latin and edited by Ewen and Prime. Green cloth, gilt titles to spine. A few b/w photos. 146 pages pages includes index. ISBN: 0854860908. Lower spine slightly bumped and rubbed. Bump to top edge of front cover. Pages very lightly browned else fine. Wrapper slightly worn at top of spine and a little grubby.

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THE FENS & WEST NORFOLK SELECTED PLACES OF INTEREST
Written by Trevor A. Bevis.
Stock no. 1807168
Published by Trevor A. Bevis. 1st 1969. Slightly better than very good condition.

Incorporating a History of Wisbech Castles. Pink cardwraps. 32 pages. Staple binding. Slight fading to edges of covers. Contents fine.

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