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R.A.F. GREAT MASSINGHAM: A NORFOLK AIRFIELD AT WAR 1940-45
Written by Peter B. Gunn.
Stock no. 1823032
Published by Watts & Rowe. 1st 1990. Very good condition.

The story of Great Massingham traced from the early days of the Blenheims and Bostons of 2 Group to the Mosquitoes of 100 Group and the bomber support campaign from 1944 to 1945. Red pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0951605909. Spine lightly faded, spine & corners lightly rubbed. Contents clean. Rear cover very lightly browned.

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CROW COUNTRY
Written by Mark Cocker.
Stock no. 2136084
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 2007. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A Meditation on Birds, Landscape and Nature. The author goes in search of rooks and jackdaws. piecing together the complexities of their inner lives. the historical depth of the British relationship with the rook and the unforeseen richness hidden in that sombre voice - a raucous crow song that he calls 'our landscape made audible'. Black cloth, silver title to spine. 216 pages. ISBN: 9780224076012. Page edge browning. Wrapper is a bit edge-creased.

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THE BANVILLE DIARIES
Written by Larry Banville; Norma Virgoe; Susan Yaxley.
Stock no. 1820176
Published by Collins. 1st 1986. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Journals of a Norfolk gamekeeper (Larry Banville) 1822-44. Edited by Virgoe and Yaxley. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0002176343. Minor foxing to prelims (faint). Text block slightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed.

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THE STEAM ENGINE BUILDERS OF NORFOLK
Written by Ronald H. Clark.
Stock no. 1818752
Published by Foulis; Haynes. 1st 1988. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. Norfolk engine builders and their products (mainly traction engines). ISBN: 0854296786. Spine slightly cocked. Contents clean. Green pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine and slightly creased.

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THE BROADS (NN 89)
Written by Brian Moss.
Stock no. 2129628
Published by Harper Collins. 1st 2001. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 89. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0002201631. Foxing to top edge of text block else book and contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine.

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THE BIRDS OF GREAT YARMOUTH
Written by Peter R. Allard.
Stock no. 2127742
Published by Norfolk & Norwich Naturalists' Society. 1990. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w illustrations and photos. ISBN: 0950113034. Some edge wear. Bookplate to inside front cover. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Some browning and foxing.

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GLYNN THOMAS: EAST ANGLIA A DIFFERENT PERSPECTIVE
Written by Alan Marshall. Illustrated by Glynn Thomas.
Stock no. 1816004
Published by Mascot Media. 1st 2012. Nearly fine condition.

Glynn Thomas has been one of East Anglia's foremost printmakers for more than 40 years. Large format. Matt pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. 128 pages including index. ISBN: 9780957181120. A few grubby marks to boards. Base of spine lightly creased.

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STRIKE HARD A BOMBER AIRFIELD AT WAR
Written by John B. Hilling.
Stock no. 1610082
Published by Budding Books. 1997. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Glazed illustrated boards. RAF Downham Market and its Squadrons 1942-46. B/w photos. ISBN: 1840150017. Base of spine bumped.

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THE NORFOLK BIRD ATLAS: SUMMER AND WINTER DISTRIBUTIONS 1999-2007
Written by Moss Taylor; John H. Marchant.
Stock no. 1815234
Published by British Trust for Ornithology. 1st 2011. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The product of extensive and systematic fieldwork undertaken by hundreds of volunteer surveyors in both summer and winter periods over the period 1999-2007. Large format. Black boards, silver title to spine. Colour photos and distribution maps. 528 pages including index. ISBN: 9781906204822. Light pencil mark to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper lightly edge-creased.

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A FLORA OF NORFOLK
Written by Gillian Beckett; Alec Bull.
Stock no. 1208703
Published by Gillian Beckett. 1st 1999. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

'Norfolk has a reputation as Britain's premier wildlife county, an accolade it won because of its remarkable range of habitats, which range from sandy grass heaths to prehistoric limewood...' - Richard Mabey. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Large format. Colour photos. Colour distribution maps. 320 pages pages includes index. ISBN: 0953499901. Top and tail of spine just very slightly rubbed. Contents fine. Pictorial wrapper is rubbed at top of spine and at top corners. Includes Key to Maps And Species Entries.

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AN ECOLOGICAL FLORA OF BRECKLAND
Written by P.J.O. Trist.
Stock no. 1208623
Published by EP Publishing Limited. 1st 1979. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The first comprehensive local British flora dealing with an area that extends into two counties, namely Norfolk and Suffolk. 95 pages + bibliography and index. ISBN: 0715813323. Top corner of book and wrapper slightly bumped. Light browning to top edges of wrapper.

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THE BIG SIX
Written by Arthur Ransome. Illustrated by Arthur Ransome.
Stock no. 1316068
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1940. Very good condition.

Green cloth, gilt title to spine and embossed title to front cover. Pictorial endpapers - maps of Norfolk Broads. B/w illustrations throughout. Spine and corners bumped. A couple of small, light marks to spine. Name in ink to top edge of front endpaper. Inscription in ink to fly-leaf. Some fingermarks to page margins and a few light foxspots.

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