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THE PENN COUNTRY OF BUCKINGHAMSHIRE
No author listed.
Stock no. 2117277
Published by Evans Brothers Limited. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. B/w photos. Some marks/stains to covers; a bit of chipping along cover edges. Some foxing.

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ETON ESTABLISHED A HISTORY FROM 1440-1860
Written by Tim Card.
Stock no. 1810336
Published by John Murray. 1st 2001. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

From the College's foundation in 1440 to 1860, by which time the school was very much established. An insight into the development of education over four hundred years, and many of the issues that emerge are still relevant today. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. ISBN: 0719560527. A fine copy in a dustwrapper which is slightly edge-creased and scuffed.

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THE HISTORICAL ANTIQUITIES OF HERTFORDSHIRE
Written by Henry Chauncy.
Stock no. 1712811
Published by Ben Griffin. 1st 1700. Good condition.

Large format. Full leather binding with raised bands to spine and gilt title and decoration to spine, gilt borders to covers. Only 500 copies printed. Reference book states 66 engravings including 2 maps, no list of plates in volume. Subtitle: "with the Original of Counties, Hundreds or Wapentakes, Boroughs, Corporations, Towns, Parishes, Villages and Hamlets. The Foundation and Origin of Monasteries, Churches, Advowsons, Tythes, Rectories, Impropriations and Vicarages in General. Describing the County..." 1 or 3 plates missing, depending on your research, a missing plate is North Prospect of Town of Hertford. Leather edges worn with small split at top of spine. Front endpaper almost detached, but otherwise binding sound but front and rear joints showing. Previous owners notes to first blank page which has a corner loss. 1 plate has a little margin loss, 2 plates have closed tears. Some page browning particularly to pages at rear of book.

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METHODISM IN MAIDENHEAD 1829-1979
Written by Peter Hardiment.
Stock no. 1711780
Published by Barracuda Books. 1979. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations. B/w photos. Includes a list of ministers. ISBN: 0860231119. Wrapper unevenly faded.

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THE THAMES HIGHWAY A HISTORY OF THE LOCKS AND WEIRS
Written by Fred S. Thacker.
Stock no. 2114739
Published by Fred S. Thacker. 1st 1920. Very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt titles. B/w photos. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A bit of fading to spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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THE HISTORY AND REGISTER OF ALDENHAM SCHOOL
Written by R.J. Evans.
Stock no. 2114581
Published by The Old Aldenhamian Society. 10th 1969. Very good condition.

10th edition. Red cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. Spine is worn with some fading.

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HERTFORDSHIRE (KING'S ENGLAND)
Written by Arthur Mee.
Stock no. 2112836
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1939. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

London's Country Neighbour. With 148 Places and 108 Pictures. Red cloth. Sepia photos. Top edge red. Rear endpapers are maps. Spine is browned. Light page browning, with some foxing. Wrapper is edge-torn with pieces of loss to edges; some other closed tears.

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BERKSHIRE (KING'S ENGLAND)
Written by Arthur Mee.
Stock no. 2112831
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1947. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth covers. 5.5 x 8". 265 pages. With 170 places and 120 pictures in sepia. There have been many books on Berkshire but never one like this! Some uneven fading to covers. Small name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is browned to spine, with edge-chipping and creasing; minimal loss.

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THE FLORA OF OXFORDSHIRE
Written by John Killick; Roy Perry; Stan Woodell.
Stock no. 2112313
Published by Pisces Publications. 1st 1998. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour photos. B/w distribution maps. ISBN: 1874357072. SIGNED by one author (John Killick) to title page. Some browning to page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine, with edge-creasing and a few small nicks to corners.

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BEDFORDSHIRE AND THE COUNTY OF HUNTINGDON AND PETERBOROUGH (BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND)
Written by Nikolaus Pevsner.
Stock no. 1709293
Published by Penguin. 1997. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Black leatherette. Gilt titles. B/w photos. ISBN: 0140710345.

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NORTHAMPTONSHIRE (BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND)
Written by Nikolaus Pevsner; Bridget Cherry.
Stock no. 1709284
Published by Penguin. 1998. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Second Edition, revised by Bridget Cherry. Black vinyl covers, gilt titles. B/w photos. ISBN: 0140710221.

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HISTORY OF BEDFORDSHIRE
Written by Joyce Godber.
Stock no. 1709164
Published by Bedfordshire County Council. 1984. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

592 pages. B/w photos. ISBN: 0907041272. Base of spine lightly bumped.

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