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THE NATURAL HISTORY OF SELBORNE
Written by Gilbert White; Keith Thomas.
Stock no. 1822656
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2009. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Brown cloth spine and rear cover with gilt title. Front cover is green with black/gilt drawings. The text of this edition is taken from the 1789 edition and includes the first part only, with minor emendations. The additional two letters 'Timothy the Tortoise to Miss Hecky Mulso' and 'On the Sense of Hearing in Fishes', were first published in the 1877 edition of 'The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne', edited by Thomas Bell, 2 vols, published by John Van Voorst. Exquisite full page colour illustrations. A beautiful edition! Still in original shrinkwrap which is a little scuffed and has a tiny hole to one corner. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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NEWPORT PUBS: AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY
Written by Kevin Mitchell.
Stock no. 1821994
Published by Kena Publishing. 2nd 1999. Very good condition.

Second Edition. Newport on the Isle of Wight. An historical account of how this important aspect of community life has changed in Newport over the centuries. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0952999927. Corners lightly rubbed, covers lightly scuffed. Crease to top of contents page. Prelims a little grubby.

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THE NATURAL HISTORY OF SELBORNE
Written by Gilbert White; Keith Thomas.
Stock no. 1821778
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2009. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Brown cloth spine and rear cover with gilt title. Front cover is green with black/gilt drawings. The text of this edition is taken from the 1789 edition and includes the first part only, with minor emendations. The additional two letters 'Timothy the Tortoise to Miss Hecky Mulso' and 'On the Sense of Hearing in Fishes', were first published in the 1877 edition of 'The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne', edited by Thomas Bell, 2 vols, published by John Van Voorst. Exquisite full page colour illustrations. A beautiful edition! Tiny imperfection where lower front corner of paper board covering has been creased. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is scuffed.

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THE NATURAL HISTORY AND ANTIQUITIES OF SELBORNE
Written by Gilbert White; Ian Niall. Illustrated by Christopher Wormell.
Stock no. 1821665
Published by Folio Society. 1997. Nearly fine condition.

Introduced by Ian Niall. Green cloth spine, brown title label with gilt title. Marbled boards. B/w engravings. Top edge brown. Third printing. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which is lightly scuffed and has a couple of small score marks to top one closed corner.

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THE BEAUTIES OF ENGLAND AND WALES VOL VI
Written by John Britton; Edward Wedlake Brayley.
Stock no. 2134256
Published by Vernor & Hood. 1st 1805. Very good condition.

Brown leather spine and corners; raised bands to spine, gilt title; marbled boards. Hampshire and Herefordshire. Beauties of England and Wales Series. 28 plates. Spine is faded; a few marks. Browning to cover edges; a few foxspots. Page browning and some foxspots throughout; a few margin marks.

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THE NATURAL HISTORY AND ANTIQUITIES OF SELBORNE
Written by Gilbert White; Ian Niall. Illustrated by Christopher Wormell.
Stock no. 1320420
Published by Folio Society. 1994. Nearly fine condition.

Introduced by Ian Niall. Green cloth spine, brown title label with gilt title. Marbled boards. B/w engravings. Top edge brown. A couple of small, light marks to spine. Tiny grease spot to margin of title-page. Publisher's brown slipcase is dusty at top edge.

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FLYING BOATS OF THE SOLENT
Written by Norman Hull.
Stock no. 1319653
Published by Silver Link Publishing. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition.

A Portrait of a Golden Age of Air Travel. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 1857941616. Minimal rubbing to corners. Spine sunned.

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A CALENDAR OF NEW FOREST DOCUMENTS 1244-1334
Written by D.J. Stagg.
Stock no. 2133346
Published by Hampshire County Council. 1st 1979. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Hampshire Record Series Volume III. Green cloth with gilt title to spine. ISBN: 090668000X. Spine is bumped, spotting (possibly from damp) to covers. Browning to page edges and margins. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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WINCHESTER CATHEDRAL 1079-1979
Written by Frederick Bussby.
Stock no. 1818340
Published by Paul Cave. 1987. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Marking the nine hundredth anniversary of the foundation of Winchester Cathedral in 1079. Red cloth boards, gilt titles. B/w photos and illustrations, a couple of photos in colour. xiv and 352 pages including index. ISBN: 0861460626. Text block slightly grubby. Pictorial dustwrapper slightly browned.

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THE STORY OF SOUTHAMPTON DOCKS
Written by Mike Roussel.
Stock no. 1816694
Published by Breedon Books Publishing Co.. 1st 2009. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The history and development of the docks over the last two centuries. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 208 pages. ISBN: 9781859837078. A few light scuffs to dustwrapper.

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MARITIME PORTSMOUTH: A HISTORY AND GUIDE
Written by Paul Brown.
Stock no. 1816633
Published by Tempus. 1st 2005. Nearly fine condition.

An invaluable companion to anyone interested in this most historic of ports. Black cardwraps. B/w and colour photos. 160 pages including index. ISBN: 075243537X.

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THE WINCHESTER DIVER THE SAVING OF A GREAT CATHEDRAL
Written by Ian T. Henderson; John Crook.
Stock no. 1815700
Published by Henderson & Stirk. 1st 1984. Very good condition.

All the details of one of the greatest engineering preservation feats of all time. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0950654981. Spine slightly faded. Musty odour present.

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