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THE ILLUSTRATED NATURAL HISTORY OF SELBORNE
Written by Gilbert White; June Chatfield.
Stock no. 1322850
Published by Webb & Bower. 1984. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Introduction by June Chatfield, curator of the Gilbert White Museum. 124 plates in full colour, faithfully reproduced from the hand-coloured engravings of White's contemporaries. Black cloth, silver title to spine. Pictorial endpapers. ISBN: 0906671477. SIGNED by June Chatfield to title-page. Spine bumped. Price-cut wrapper is slightly edge creased.

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HURST CASTLE: AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY
Written by Jude James.
Stock no. 2137693
Published by Dovecote Press. 1st 1986. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green boards with gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0946159394. Spine and a couple of edges are browned. Inscription in ink to front endpaper.

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HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS IN SURREY
Written by Eric Parker. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson.
Stock no. 2137627
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 2nd 1935. Very good condition.

Second Pocket edition, revised. Green cloth. B/w illustrations. Spine is browned. Pencil inscription to half-title page.

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HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS IN SUSSEX
Written by E.V. Lucas. Illustrated by Frederick L. Griggs.
Stock no. 2137625
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1928. Almost very good condition.

Full brown calf, gilt titles. Pocket edition. Top edge gilt. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some scuffing and wear to covers. Name in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing and browning.

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HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS IN KENT
Written by Walter Jerrold. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson.
Stock no. 2137612
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1923. Very good condition.

Pocket edition. Green cloth, gilt. B/w illustrations. Spine is darkened. Name and date to front endpaper. Foxing and browning.

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SURREY
Written by A.R. Hope Moncrieff. Illustrated by Sutton Palmer.
Stock no. 2137601
Published by A. & C. Black. 1st 1906. Good condition.

A & C Black Colour Book 20 Shilling Series. A focus on the special charm of Surrey. Blue cloth with bramble design. Gilt titles to spine and front cover. Top edge gilt. 75 colour plates captioned on tissue guard. Folding map. Damage to top of spine; small vertical split and then longer horizontal split across top of spine. Front endpaper is MISSING. Joints are cracked and weak. Marks down margin/joint to page 169 and plate, which is pulled. Some other joints are pulled. A reading copy.

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ISLE OF WIGHT
Written by A.R. Hope Moncrieff. Illustrated by A. Heaton Cooper.
Stock no. 2137597
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1908. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt titles to spine and front cover. Top edge gilt. 24 colour plates and map to end of book. A and C Black Colour Book in the 7/6 Series. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Darkening to spine; a few small nicks Some large foxspots. Browning to plate margins.

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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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SUSSEX
Written by Hilaire Belloc. Illustrated by Wilfrid Ball.
Stock no. 2137573
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1913. Almost very good condition.

A & C Black 20 Shilling Series. Oriental blue/green pictorial cloth. Gilt titles to spine and front cover. Top edge gilt. 75 tissue-guarded colour plates. Folding map. 2000 copies printed. Belloc is the author but chose not to be credited. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning to spine; which has possibly been repaired. Crease to bottom corner of front cover. Foxing; heaviest to outer page edges and endpapers.

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THE THAMES
Written by G.E. Mitton. Illustrated by Mortimer Menpes.
Stock no. 2137559
Published by A. & C. Black. 1st 1906. Very good condition.

Pale grey/blue cloth with gilt titles to spine and front cover. Top edge gilt. White and two green colour decorations. 75 colour plates/illustrations - 55 full page with tissue-guards and 20 are chapter headers. Plus fold-out map to rear. 248 pages, plus 2 page original booklist to rear. A and C Black Colour Book in the 20 Shilling series. Light bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some browning to spine. A few marks to covers. Joints are cracked. Foxing; heaviest to endpapers and outer page edges, but some also to pages internally. Plate margins also have some foxing, but mostly browning.

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HAMPSHIRE
Written by Telford Varley. Illustrated by Wilfrid Ball.
Stock no. 2137554
Published by Adam & Charles Black. Circa 1909. Almost very good condition.

Green decorated cloth, gilt titles to spine. 75 tissue-guarded colour plates. Folding map. 3000 copies printed. A & C Black Colour Book 20 Shilling series. Spine is bumped. A few marks to covers. Joints have white tape repairs - so strengthened. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Plate opposite page 164 has ragged edge. Some foxing and browning.

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THE NEW FOREST
Written by Mrs. Willingham Rawnsley. Illustrated by Mrs. Willingham Rawnsley.
Stock no. 2137267
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1904. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles and bramble decorations to spine and front cover. Top edge gilt. 20 tissue-guarded colour plates. A & C Black Colour Book 7s 6d series. 2 page original booklist to rear. Spine is bumped and browned. Corners are bumped. A few marks to covers. Front joint is broken - showing stitching. Foxing and browning.

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