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LARK RISE
Written by Flora Thompson; Hugh Casson.
Stock no. 2138372
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1979. Very good condition.

B/w photographic covers. With and Introduction by Sir Hugh Casson. Browning to spine and edges. Slip case is very good - browned/faded to edges.

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OXFORD
Written by Edward Thomas. Illustrated by John Fulleylove.
Stock no. 2137587
Published by A. & C. Black. 1st 1903. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt design and titles on front cover and spine. Top edge gilt. 3200 copies. A. & C. Black Colour Book 20 Shilling Series. 60 tissue-guarded colour plates. Spine is browned and bumped, with a little chipping/splitting to cloth at corners. Inscriptions in ink to front pastedown and front endpaper. Foxing. Arms of Colleges cards are stuck to 3 pages of prelims and verso of last text page of book and each chapter heading page thoroughout.

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OXFORD
Written by Edward Thomas. Illustrated by John Fulleylove.
Stock no. 2137017
Published by A. & C. Black. 1st thus 1922. Good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt title to spine, black title to front. 32 colour plates. Popular series. Covers are stained. One plate (page 8) is MISSING. Foxing to outer page edges and some pages internally.

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LARK RISE
Written by Flora Thompson; Hugh Casson.
Stock no. 2136515
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1979. Very good condition.

B/w photographic covers. With and Introduction by Sir Hugh Casson. Spine is browned. Slip case is very good - some fading to edges, marks and small chips.

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DIDCOT ENGINEMAN
Written by Bernard Barlow.
Stock no. 2136394
Published by Wild Swan Publications. 1st 1994. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Brown cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. The life of a railway fireman based at Didcot engine shed during the 1940s and 1950s, up to his appointment as driver. ISBN: 1874103208. Some edge-creasing/fading to edges of wrapper.

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THE STORY OF R.A.F. EDGEHILL
Written by Eric G. Kaye.
Stock no. 1823316
Published by The Self Publishing Association Ltd.. 1992. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Locally Known as Shenington Aerodrome, North Oxfordshire. Looks mostly at period from 1942-45. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 1854210793. Reprint. Spine slightly cocked. Front endpaper lightly creased. Text block lightly browned. Contents clean. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is a little grubby.

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DIDCOT ENGINEMAN
Written by Bernard Barlow.
Stock no. 1823194
Published by Wild Swan Publications. 1st 1994. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Brown cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. The life of a railway fireman based at Didcot engine shed during the 1940s and 1950s, up to his appointment as driver. ISBN: 1874103208. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed to rear panel with a few minor marks.

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THE STORY OF R.A.F. EDGEHILL
Written by Eric G. Kaye.
Stock no. 2136118
Published by The Self Publishing Association Ltd.. 1991. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Locally Known as Shenington Aerodrome, North Oxfordshire. Looks mostly at period from 1942-45. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 1854210793. SIGNED by author to half-title page. Bumping and knocks to some corners and cover edges. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine.

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THE BEAUTIES OF ENGLAND AND WALES VOL. XII PARTS I & II: NORTHUMBERLAND, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE, OXFORDSHIRE, RUTLAND
Written by J. Hodgson; F.C. Laird; J.N. Brewer.
Stock no. 2134133
Published by Vernor, Hood & Sharpe; Longman, Hurst, Rees And Orme; J. Cuthell; J. Harris; B. Crosby & Co.; J.M. Richardson. 1st 1813. Almost very good condition.

2 Volumes. Leather spines and corners; raised bands to spines with gilt titles. Marbled boards. Part 1 has 20 plates and Part II has 24 plates. Or Delineations, Topographical, Historical, and Descriptive, of Each County. Embellished With Engravings. Spines are both faded, with some wear. Differing levels of foxing throughout volumes; edges of some plate pages are chipped, with a little loss.

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THE ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF OXFORD UNIVERSITY
Written by John Prest.
Stock no. 1819208
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1993. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A richly illustrated book telling the story of Oxford University from its origins in the Middle Ages to the present day. Edited by Prest. 404 pages. B/w and colour illustrations. ISBN: 0198201583. Light (difficult to discern) damp stain to front board which has also stained inside of dustwrapper (not visible to outside). Pictorial dustwrapper is rubbed at top corners, lightly creased to top edge and slightly faded to spine.

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THE OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS: AN INFORMAL HISTORY
Written by Peter Sutcliffe.
Stock no. 1818870
Published by Oxford at the Clarendon Press. 1st 1978. Slightly better than very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The history of the O.U.P. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Top edge red. ISBN: 0199510849. Light pencil erasure mark to front endpaper. Red to top edge of text block is fading. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly edge-creased.

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MEMORIES OF BANBURY: AN ILLUSTRATED RECORD OF AN OXFORDSHIRE CHILDHOOD
Written by Marjory Lester.
Stock no. 1818559
Published by Marjory Lester. 1st 1986. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Limited edition of 3,000 copies. A lavishly illustrated book of 52 coloured illustrations of Banbury, full of charm and amusing anecdotes and reminiscences. Oblong format. Blue cloth boards, gilt titles. ISBN: 0951212702. Pictorial dustwrapper is heavily faded from blue to white across half of the front panel and the spine.

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