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BIRDS OF THE CORNISH COAST INCLUDING THE ISLES OF SCILLY
Written by R.D. Penhallurick. Illustrated by R.D. Penhallurick.
Stock no. 2127606
Published by D. Bradford Barton. 1st 1969. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. Detailed information on 171 species belonging to 25 families, including divers, grebes, petrels, herons, wildfowl, waders, gulls and terns, and auks. 200 pages, 13 maps, 8 b/w plates, 60 line drawings. Bumping to spine. Bookplate to front pastedown. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is foxed with edge-creasing and chipping.

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THE BIRDS OF DEVON
Written by Robert Moore.
Stock no. 2127600
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Details fo the status and distribution of all the birds recorded in the county since the early nineteenth century. Grey boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 293 pages including index. ISBN: 0715347209. Bumping to spine. Bookplate to front pastedown. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine; a few small nicks.

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F.W. HARVEY SOLDIER, POET
Written by Anthony Boden.
Stock no. 2127133
Published by Douglas Mclean Publishing. 1st thus 2011. Very good condition.

The story of the Gloucestershire poet who was also a tough soldier. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. Revised and extended edition with additional text and photographs. ISBN: 9780946252800. Some creasing to cover edges. Small bump to bottom edge of front cover. A few marks to outer page edges.

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F.W. MEYER (1852-1906) A LANDSCAPE GARDENER IN DEVON
Written by Carolyn Keep.
Stock no. 2127059
Published by Devon Gardens Trust. 1st 2015. Nearly fine condition.

Card wraps. Colour and b/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 9780993017216. SIGNED by author to title page. Couple of cover corner tips are ever so slightly creased.

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MOSTLY CLIFTON IMAGES FROM THE RECENT PAST
Written by Cedric Barker.
Stock no. 2127056
Published by The Redcliffe Press. 1st 1997. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Black cloth with gilt title to spine. Limited Edition of 105 numbered Copies. B/w photos. ISBN: 1900178117. SIGNED by Publisher to bookplate stuck to front endpaper. This is Copy No. 101. A little bumping to top and tail of spine. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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A CHRONOLOGICAL OUTLINE OF THE HISTORY OF BRISTOL
Written by John Evans.
Stock no. 2127055
Published by G. And W.B. Whittaker. 1824. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth. Folding map frontis. xxxiv + 376 pages. Spine has faded to brown; some other fade marks along edges. Some scuffing and a few 'splash' marks to covers. Heavy browning to fold-out map to front. Some foxing.

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BRISTOL AND ITS FAMOUS ASSOCIATIONS
Written by Stanley Hutton.
Stock no. 2127051
Published by J.W. Arrowsmith. 1907. Good condition.

Leather spine and corners, cloth covers with gilt title to spine. 58 illustrations. Tear to top of spine; wear to rest of it. Foxing/spotting to covers. Some grubby marks to endpapers and outer page edges. A reading copy.

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A STUDY IN DEMOCRACY: INDUSTRIAL CO-OPERATION IN BRISTOL
Written by Edward Jackson.
Stock no. 2127050
Published by Co-operative Wholesale Society. 1911. Almost very good condition.

Being an account of the rise and progress of industrial co-operation in Bristol. B/w plates. Spine is browned. Some marks to covers. Joints are cracked. Some foxing.

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BRISTOL AND THE CIVIL WAR FOR KING AND PARLIAMENT
Written by John Lynch.
Stock no. 2127048
Published by The History Press. 2009. Nearly fine condition.

Card wraps. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780752452142. Just ever so slight crease to corner tips.

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T.E. BROWN HIS LIFE AND LEGACY
Written by Derek Winterbottom.
Stock no. 2127029
Published by The Manx Experience. 1st 1997. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Brown boards, silver titles. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 187312029X. Some edge-creasing to wrapper.

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BRISTOL'S HISTORY
Written by Charles Wells; Reece Winstone.
Stock no. 2127026
Published by Reece Winstone. 1st 1966. Very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. Spine is bumped and faded. Wear to corners.

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HISTORY OF BRISTOL'S SUBURBS
Written by Frederick C. Jones; W.G. Chown; Reece Winstone.
Stock no. 2127025
Published by Reece Winstone. 1st 1977. Very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 0900814519.

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