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THE INDUSTRIAL ARCHAEOLOGY OF HERTFORDSHIRE
Written by W. Branch Johnson.
Stock no. 1609374
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1970. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. Blue boards, gilt title. 206 pages. ISBN: 0715347756.

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BYWAYS IN BERKSHIRE AND THE COTSWOLDS
Written by P.H. Ditchfield.
Stock no. 1813283
Published by Robert Scott. 1st 1920. Very good condition.

Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates, illustrations and maps. xii and 314 pages. Spine and gilt title faded. Browning to endpapers. All plates and illustrations present.

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AMWELL AND STANSTEAD'S PAST IN PICTURES
Written by Stephen Doree; David Perman.
Stock no. 1208602
Published by The Rockingham Press. 1st 1997. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The story in pictures of four fascinating Hertfordshire parishes: Great Amwell, Little Amwell, Stanstead Abbotts and Stanstead St. Margarets. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 184 pages includes index. ISBN: 1873468571.

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A WALK AROUND SHERINGTON
Written by P.A. Loxley-Walton; et al.
Stock no. 2119341
Published by P. A. Loxley-Walton. 1st 1988. Very good condition.

Green glazed boards. Includes numerous contributors. B/w photos and illustrations. Bumping to spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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OUR VILLAGE
Written by Mary Russell Mitford. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson; Alfred Rawlings.
Stock no. 2119098
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1910. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Green cloth, gilt titles and gilt shepherd vignette to front cover. 16 tipped-in colour plates by Rawlings. Numerous b/w illustrations by Thomson. Top edge gilt. Covers are unevenly browned. A few chips and nicks at cloth; with a little fraying in places. Plate to opposite page 27 is MISSING (mounting card and tissue-guard are still present, but plate no longer there). Some foxing and page browning.

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HITCHIN WORTHIES
Written by Reginald L. Hine.
Stock no. 2118264
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 1st 1932. Almost very good condition.

Four Centuries of English Life. Limited edition of 1021 copies that have been numbered and Signed by the author. Colour frontis. B/w plates. SIGNED by author to prelims. This is copy No. 674. 3" split to top of spine; some other smaller splits to cloth; a little fraying. Spine and cover edges are unevenly faded. Foxing to outer page edges.

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OUR VILLAGE
Written by Mary Russell Mitford. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson; Alfred Rawlings.
Stock no. 1314829
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1910. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Green cloth, gilt titles and gilt shepherd vignette to front cover. 16 tipped-in colour plates by Rawlings. Numerous b/w illustrations by Thomson. Top edge gilt. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. A few small white spots to covers. Joints cracked but binding still tight. 5 of the plates have small, light corner creases and the last plate has some foxing. All plates present and otherwise in fine condition. Pale page browning and some foxing affecting the tissue-guards and textblock.

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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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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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