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SURREY (BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND)
Written by Nikolaus Pevsner; Bridget Cherry.
Stock no. 2131968
Published by Penguin. 2nd 1971. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Buildings of England Series. Originally published in paperback in 1962. 2nd edition. Black vinyl boards, gilt title. B/w photos. ISBN: 0140710213. Foxing/browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-chipped, but with minimal loss.

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EAST SURREY
Written by Bell Street.
Stock no. 2128567
Published by H.J. Publications. 1974. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased to edges, with couple of repaired tears; some scuffing.

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BIRDS IN SURREY 1900-1970
Written by Donald Parr.
Stock no. 2127542
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An authoritative survey of Surrey's birds. Mottled blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 293 pages including index. ISBN: 0713403292. Bookplate to front pastedown. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Browning/foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some fading to spine; edge browning.

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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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R.A.F. KENLEY
Written by Peter Flint.
Stock no. 1610268
Published by Terence Dalton Limited. 1st 1985. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

White boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0861380363. Spine bumped. Small red sticker to front endpaper.

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BUTTERFLIES OF SURREY
Written by Graham A. Collins.
Stock no. 1815914
Published by Surrey Wildlife Trust. 1st 1995. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A detailed study of all Surrey's butterflies. Identification guide and information about each species and its distribution. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos. 87 pages including index. ISBN: 095260650X.

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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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BIRDS OF SURREY
Written by Jeffery J. Wheatley. Illustrated by John Davis; et al..
Stock no. 1815381
Published by Surrey Bird Club. 1st 2007. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The author looks beyond the perception that Surrey is an overcrowded county with little space for birdlife. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Colour map of the county to endpapers. 696 pages including index. ISBN: 9780901963086. Dustwrapper has a small biro mark to lower spine.

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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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FLORA OF SURREY
Written by James Alexander Brewer.
Stock no. 1814316
Published by John Van Voorst. 1863. Good condition.

A Catalogue of the Flowering Plants and Ferns Found in the County, with the Localities of the Rarer Species. From the Manuscripts of the late J.D. Salmon and other sources. Green cloth boards with embossed decoration, gilt titles. Subscribers list to rear. Spine worn, frayed to top & tail, gilt title to spine faded. Bookplate to front endpaper. Front hinge and rear joint split but binding tight. Map in front pocket missing. Colour Map of the County of Surrey Shewing the Botanical Divisions used in the Flora of the County present in rear pocket with a few closed tears to folds and a couple of foxspots.

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OUR SENTIMENTAL GARDEN
Written by Agnes Castle; Egerton Castle. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 1505352
Published by William Heinemann. 2nd 1915. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth covers, gilt vignette and titles to front and spine. Endpapers are illustrated. 8 beautiful guarded colour plates and many b/w text illustrations throughout. 304 pages. Spine worn and darkened, gilt dulled. Bumping and wear to corners, heavy bumps to top corners. Front joint cracked. Small bookseller's label to front endpaper. Some foxing to a few pages, tissue-guards browned, contents very good otherwise.

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RICHMOND AND ITS INHABITANTS FROM THE OLDEN TIME
Written by Richard Crisp.
Stock no. 2118593
Published by Sampson Low, Son & Marston. 1866. Almost very good condition.

Leather spine and corners; raised bands to spine; gilt title. With Memoirs and Notes. 7 b/w plates, including frontis. Scuffing and wear to leather on spine and corner edges. A few marks to covers. Grubby marks to a few pages; mostly to prelims. Some pencil annotation to a few pages.

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