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CORNWALL AN ILLUSTRATED ESSAY ON THE HISTORY OF THE LANDSCAPE
Written by W.G.V. Balchin.
Stock no. 2133685
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1954. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Making of the English Landscape Series. Brown cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Fading to cover edges. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-tears and chips; small piece of loss to top of front panel.

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THE WONDERFUL WORLD BOOK
Written by Kate Petty. Illustrated by Jennie Maizels; Ruth Wickings.
Stock no. 1319101
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 2000. Good condition.

The whole world is in your hands with this amazingly interactive book.Travel to the north, south, east or west over land and sea..Explore oceans and continents, hurricanes and earthquakes, people and places. Let the flaps, tabs and pop-ups take you on a journey that is truly out of this world! Large oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 037032711X. Boat missing from Amazon river scene. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed, tiny indentation to lower edge of rear cover.

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TALES AND TALKS ABOUT CHILDREN HERE, THERE AND EVERYWHERE
No author listed. Illustrated by Charles Robinson; Frank Hart; John Bryan; Angusine Macgregor.
Stock no. 1319050
Published by Blackie And Son Limited. Circa 1927. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth spine with black title, pictorial front board. Colour and b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers edge worn. Rear cover slightly grubby. Inscription in ink to front free-endpaper. Foxing throughout and some grubby fingermarks.

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BABY'S BAEDEKER AN INTERNATIONAL GUIDEBOOK FOR THE YOUNG OF ALL AGES
Written by Col. D. Streamer.
Stock no. 2131121
Published by R.H. Russell. 1st 1902. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial boards. Peculiarly Adapted to the Wants of 1st & 2nd Childhood. B/w plates. Covers are bumped and worn with browning and damp staining. Browning to outer page edges. Contents are still very good.

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THE GEOGRAPHY OF HUNGARY
Written by Marton Pecsi; Bela Sarfalvi.
Stock no. 2128723
Published by Collet's. Circa 1964. Very good condition.

Buff/beige cloth with green titles. B/w photos and diagrams. Fold-out colour maps. A few marks to covers.

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EVENING ENTERTAINMENTS; OR DELINEATIONS OF THE MANNERS AND CUSTOMS OF VARIOUS NATIONS
Written by J.B. Depping.
Stock no. 2123745
1818. Good condition.

Interspersed with Geographical Notices, Historical and Biographical Anecdotes, and descriptions in Natural History, designed for the instruction and amusement of youth. Bumping and wear to covers; uneven fading. Front endpaper is very creased. Inscription in ink to free front endpaper. Foxing and page browning.

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FAMILIAR GEOGRAPHY
Written by Abbe Gaultier.
Stock no. 2123736
Published by Griffith and Farran. 15th 1859. Good condition.

Small format. Green covers with gilt title to spine. With a Concise Treatise on the Artificial Globe. 15th edition. Fold-out map to front. Covers are marked and worn. Front endpaper appears to be missing. Inscription to front pastedown. Front joint is broken, binding weak. Page browning; some pencil annotations. A reading copy.

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GIS, ORGANISATIONS AND PEOPLE: A SOCIO-TECHNICAL APPROACH
Written by D.E. Reeve; J.R. Petch.
Stock no. 1814305
Published by Taylor & Francis. 1st 1999. Fine condition.

GIS for Beginners series. Introducing the GIS user to the science of remote sensing and explains how Earth observation and GIS focus on the benefits of these technologies. Pictorial cardwraps. ISBN: 0748406530.

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TRUE STORIES ABOUT BOYS AND GIRLS OF ALL NATIONS
Written by Milton Hadley.
Stock no. 1315864
circa 1915. Almost very good condition.

Title on front cover of book is "Boys and Girls of 21 Nations". "Containing full descriptions of the children and youth of France, Norway, Italy, Sicily, India, Africa, Arabia, China, Egypt, Mexico, Canada, Kaffir Tribes, Hawaii, Cuba, Greenland and other countries. Little Folks of Many Lands with captivating accounts of their manners, dress, amusements, social customs, education, employments, etc etc, including charming stories of the little Indian boys and girls in our Western States and Territories etc. Red cloth with white titles, circular onlay to front cover. Profusely embellished with superb phototype engravings. 250 pages. Spine and corners bumped, some fading to cover edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some light fingermarks to page margins and a few foxspots to contents which are otherwise clean.

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A NURSERY GEOGRAPHY
Written by George S. Dickson. Illustrated by George Morrow.
Stock no. 1208230
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Very good condition.

Cream and pink pictorial cloth. Green and white pictorial endpapers. Colour plates, b/w text illustrations. Spine bumped, corners rubbed. Rear cover a little marked. A few light foxspots to page edges else contents clean.

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ROUND THE WORLD
Written by Ascott R. Hope.
Stock no. 1314946
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1910. Very good condition.

A brief journey round the world studying the many different cultures etc. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout. Pictorial boards with cloth spine. 10.25 x 8". Spine and corners bumped and worn. Some staining to cover edges. Price plate to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and textblock.

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A NURSERY GEOGRAPHY
Written by George S. Dickson. Illustrated by George Morrow.
Stock no. 1711697
Published by T.C. & E.C. Jack Ltd.. Circa 1925. Good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Cream pictorial cloth. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. 256 pages. Front joint split showing webbing. Some foxing. All plates present. . Wrapper torn, creased and browned with some loss, mainly 1" to top and tail of spine.

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