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A SUMMER ON THE NENE
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2139837
Published by Kaye & Ward Ltd.. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

BB forsakes his familiar caravan and Landrover and embarks on the motor cruiser Jolly Enterprise on the quiet byway of the River Nene in Northamptonshire. Green mottled boards, gilt title to spine. Green endpapers. B/w illustrations throughout. Colour frontispiece. 158 pages. 10 x 6 inches. ISBN: 0718207513. Bumping to base of spine. Foxing and browning to outer page edges and prelim pages. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks and chips.

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FRIENDS OF THE COUNTRYSIDE
Written by Enid Blyton. Illustrated by MacDowell.
Stock no. 2139785
Published by W. & A.K. Johnston Limited. Very good condition.

Old Thatch Series. Brown pictorial linen covered cardwraps. B/w text illustrations. 64 pages. Spine is faded. Some wear to cover edges.

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WILD LONE
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2139700
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1938. Almost very good condition.

The story of the Pytchley fox. 9.25 x 6 ins. Green cloth with cream spine. 13 full page wood engravings and 37 b/w chapter headers and footers. Spine is faded with some foxing. Marks to covers. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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THE QUIET FIELDS
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2139696
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1981. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

This book tells of a year spent deep in the countryside, beginning when the year is young, when trees and hedges are bare to the winters winds, and on through the spring, summer and autumn, to winter once again. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Super b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0718120396. Small damp mark to base of spine (corresponding mark to wrapper). Small inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper has some edge-creasing and browning; small tear to top of spine (repaired to verso).

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WELSH RURAL LIFE IN PHOTOGRAPHS
Written by Elfyn Scourfield.
Stock no. 2139572
Published by Stewart Williams. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. ISBN: 0900807342. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine.

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REFLECTIONS ON THE WATER: THE BEST OF FRED J. TAYLOR
Written by Fred J. Taylor; Fred Rashbrook. Illustrated by Ted Andrews.
Stock no. 2139257
Published by Buchan & Enright. 1st 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards with silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0907675050. Bumping to top and tail of spine. Some foxing and browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine; foxed to flaps.

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COUNTRY MATTERS
Written by Ian Niall. Illustrated by Donald Watson.
Stock no. 2138829
Published by Victor Gollancz. 1st thus 1984. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations. A selection of the author's best and most evocative pieces. ISBN: 0575035218. Small knocks to base of spine. Page browning. Wrapper has some fading to spine.

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LARK RISE
Written by Flora Thompson; Hugh Casson.
Stock no. 2138372
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1979. Very good condition.

B/w photographic covers. With and Introduction by Sir Hugh Casson. Browning to spine and edges. Slip case is very good - browned/faded to edges.

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THE QUIET FIELDS
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2137921
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1981. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

This book tells of a year spent deep in the countryside, beginning when the year is young, when trees and hedges are bare to the winters winds, and on through the spring, summer and autumn, to winter once again. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Super b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0718120396. Browning and some foxing to endpapers and outer page edges/margins. Wrapper has a few light marks.

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COUNTRY SKETCHES FOR CITY DWELLERS
Written by Mrs. Willingham Rawnsley. Illustrated by Mrs. Willingham Rawnsley.
Stock no. 2137223
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1908. Very good condition.

A & C Black 7s 6d series. Green cloth with gilt titles to spine and front cover and dark green and gilt decorations. Top edge gilt. 16 tissue-guarded colour plates. A few marks to covers. Spine is browned. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Browning and light foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and page margins. A few margin marks. Light mark to margin of plate opposite page 32.

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COUNTRY WORLD MEMORIES OF CHILDHOOD
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 2136846
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1984. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

To celebrate the author's centenary, a selection from her many books about country life. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. B/w text illustrations. Selected by Lucy Meredicth. ISBN: 0571133282. Fading to spine and a couple of cover edges. Page edge browning. Wrapper is browned to spine and edges with a couple of closed tears and chips; marks also to wrapper, including name in ink to front flap.

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THE RURAL INDUSTRIES OF ENGLAND AND WALES III
Written by Helen E. Fitzrandolph; M. Doriel Hay.
Stock no. 1823394
Published by EP Publishing Limited. 1st thus 1978. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Vol 3: Decorative Crafts and Rural Potteries. Facsimile reprint, first published 1927 by Oxford University Press. Brown Cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0715812556. Light browning to endpapers else contents clean. Brown pictorial dustwrapper is lightly faded to spine.

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