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FLYING BOATS OVER ROCHESTER
Written by David Ellwood. Illustrated by David Ellwood.
Stock no. 1818687
Published by Piccadilly Rare Books. 1st 2010. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The history of the three Short brothers, touching two centuries of aviation development. Large oblong format. Blue cloth boards, gilt titles. Colour illustrations. SIGNED by the author and includes a letter from the author to an acquaintance. Blue pictorial dustwrapper has a few minor marks to rear panel and a tiny closed tear to lower edge of front panel.

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AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE KENT & EAST SUSSEX RAILWAY
Written by John Scott-Morgan.
Stock no. 2126770
Published by Oxford Publishing Co. 1st 2007. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Black boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780860936084.

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BIGGIN ON THE BUMP
Written by Bob Ogley.
Stock no. 1610283
Published by Froglets Publications. 1990. Very good condition.

The story of the most famous fighter station in the world. Oblong format. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and a few colour photos & illustrations. 160 pages. ISBN: 1872337058. Reprint. A little rubbing to cover corners. Small red sticker to verso of front cover.

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BIGGIN ON THE BUMP
Written by Bob Ogley.
Stock no. 1815472
Published by Froglets Publications. 1996. Very good condition.

The story of the most famous fighter station in the world. Oblong format. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and a few colour photos & illustrations. 160 pages. ISBN: 1872337058. Top corner of rear cover creased. Stamp 'St. George's Chapel of Remembrance RAF Biggin Hill' to inside front cover and imprinted to title page.

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THE WEALD (NN 26)
Written by S.W. Wooldridge; Frederick Goldring.
Stock no. 1815361
Published by Collins. 1966. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 26. Green cloth, gilt title. 8 colour photos. 25 b/w photos. 53 maps and diagrams. Fourth Impression. Corners bumped. Name in ink to front endpaper which is lightly creased. Text block browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned to rear panel and has a couple of small closed tears to top edge, spine is NOT faded.

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SEAL: THE HISTORY OF A PARISH
Written by Jean Fox; David Williams; Peter Mountfield.
Stock no. 1814262
Published by Phillimore. 1st 2007. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Seal, near Sevenoaks, extends six miles from the ancient village above the Vale of Holmesdale to beyond the hamlet of Underriver on the northern edge of the Weald. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Maps to endpapers. B/w photos. xii and 260 pages including index. ISBN: 9781860774645.

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OBSERVATIONS ON THE COASTS OF HAMPSHIRE, SUSSEX, AND KENT
Written by William Gilpin.
Stock no. 2123312
Published by T. Cadell and W. Davies. 1804. Almost very good condition.

Brown marbled leather binding. Red title label to spine, with gilt title. Relative Chiefly To Picturesque Beauty: Made In The Summer of The Year 1774. Plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corners and cover edges. Scuffing to covers; some chipping. Front joint is a bit cracked. What looks like original receipt pasted to free front endpaper. Some page browning and light foxing.

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HANDBOOK TO THE COUNTY OF KENT (TOURISTS' GUIDE)
Written by G. Phillips Bevan.
Stock no. 1609471
Published by Edward Stanford. 2nd 1878. Almost very good condition.

Containing full information concerning all its favourite places of resort, both on the coast and inland. With map and Plans. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed; covers a little faded. Folding map has a couple of small tears but minimal loss. Some foxing.

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CHATHAM NAVAL DOCKYARD & BARRACKS
Written by David T. Hughes.
Stock no. 2122305
Published by Tempus. 1st 2004. Fine condition.

Large format. Card wraps. Images of England Series. B/w photos. ISBN: 0752432486.

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JANE EDWARDS 1792-1868 HER RECOLLECTIONS OF OLD SEVENOAKS
Written by Jane Edwards.
Stock no. 1811502
1st 1985. Nearly fine condition.

Large format, blue cardwraps. Jane Edwards' recollections of the town of Sevenoaks where she was born. 171 pages. Copy 029.

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THE PILGRIM'S WAY
Written by Derek Bright.
Stock no. 2117632
Published by The History Press. 2012. Fine condition.

Fact and Fiction of an Ancient Trackway. From the Neolithic through to the Victorian pilgrimists, the author brings together a mass of evidence and re-evaluates how we should view this ancient trackway which winds its way from Winchester to Canterbury. Pictorial card wraps. Colour and b/w photos. B/w illustrations. 158 pages. ISBN: 9780725460857.

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NORTH EAST AND EAST KENT (BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND)
Written by John Newman.
Stock no. 1604537
Published by Yale University Press. 1st thus 2002. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Black vinyl covers, gilt titles. B/w photos. 3rd edition. ISBN: 0300096135. Small bump to lower edge of front board.

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