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ORDNANCE SURVEY OF GREAT BRITAIN. ENGLAND AND WALES. INDEXES TO THE 1/2500 AND 6-INCH SCALE MAPS
Written by Richard Oliver.
Stock no. 1823433
Published by David Archer. 1st thus 1991. Slightly better than very good condition.

Reprinted with an introduction by Richard Oliver. Originally published by Ordnance Survey circa 1905-06. Large format. Blue cardwraps. B/w maps. ISBN: 0951757911. Edges of covers lightly rubbed. A few marks to covers. Text block slightly grubby. Previous owner's library label to inside front cover. Contents clean.

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A VOYAGE ROUND THE COAST OF GREAT BRITAIN
Written by William Daniell. Illustrated by William Daniell.
Stock no. 1322516
Published by Folio Society. 2008. Slightly better than very good condition.

Edited and introduced by C.J. Shepherd. Large format. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine and gilt image to front. Colour illustratons. Book is fine. Slipcase is rubbed at edges with a tiny patch of surface paper wear to lower edge.

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GUIDE TO THE NATIONAL AND PROVINCIAL DIRECTORIES OF ENGLAND AND WALES, EXCLUDING LONDON, PUBLISHED BEFORE 1856
Written by Jane E. Norton.
Stock no. 1322439
Published by The Royal Historical Society. 1st thus 1984. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Royal Historical Society Guides & Handsbooks 5. Reprinted with corrections (1st published 1950). Red cloth, gilt title to spine. 241 pages. ISBN: 0861931025. Spine and corners very slightly bumped and rubbed. Small white address label to front free-endpaper. Cream dustwrapper is ever so slightly grubby.

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NOTES FROM A SMALL ISLAND
Written by Bill Bryson.
Stock no. 2136510
Published by Folio Society. 2010. Slightly better than very good condition.

The author takes stock of the nation's public face and private parts. Pictorial boards. 2nd printing. Slip case is better than very good.

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ONE LAST LOOK
Written by Philip Kaplan; Rex Alan Smith.
Stock no. 1823292
Published by Artabras. 1st 1983. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A sentimental journey to the U.S. Eighth Air Force heavy bomber bases of World War II in England. Green cloth boards, white title to spine, blind title to front. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0896600122. Top edge of text block a little dusty. Boards lightly scuffed. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine edge front and rear panel, and a little grubby.

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A CHRONOLOGY OF INLAND NAVIGATION IN GREAT BRITAIN
Written by Henry Rodolph De Salis.
Stock no. 1823243
Published by E. & F.N. Spon Limited. 1st 1897. Very good condition.

An endeavour to place the History of Inland Navigation in Great Britain from the commencement to the present time (1897) in a form suitable for ready reference. Blue cloth boards, gilt titles. 132 pages including index plus 32 pages publisher adverts to rear. A few nicks to spine edges, spine lightly worn at top & tail and vertical edges. Name in red ink and in pencil with date to free front endpaper. 'Oxford Canal Navigation Canal Office, Oxford' stamped to front pastedown. Inscription in ink from 'the author' to front fly. Text block browned. Joints cracked, one hinge pulled but binding is tight.

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THE DIRECTORY OF RAILWAY STATIONS
Written by R.V.J. Butt.
Stock no. 2136265
Published by Patrick Stephens Limited. 1st 1995. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Details of every public and private passenger station, halt, platform and stopping place, past and present. Large format. B/w photos. ISBN: 1852605081. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Foxing and browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few nicks.

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A GAZETTEER OF CHARCOAL-FIRED BLAST FURNACES IN GREAT BRITAIN IN USE SINCE 1660
Written by Philip Riden.
Stock no. 2136077
Published by Merton Priory Press. 1993. Slightly better than very good condition.

Pictorial card wraps. Second edition, fully revised. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0952000911. Small knock and some fading to spine.

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SOUTHERN ENGLAND (NN 108)
Written by Peter Friend.
Stock no. 2135986
Published by Collins. 1st 2008. Fine condition.

New Naturalist series 108. Brown leather, gilt title to spine. All edges gilt. Limited edition to 250 copies. Colour photos, maps & graphs. ISBN: 9780007247424. SIGNED by author to bookplate on front endpaper. This is Copy No. 149. Has plain cream 'jacket' (not pictorial), over book. Slip case is near fine.

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TOWER BLOCK
Written by Miles Glendinning; Stefan Muthesius.
Stock no. 1822351
Published by Yale University Press. 1st 1994. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Modern Public Housing in England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland. Large format. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and a few colour. ISBN: 0300054440. Text block slightly grubby and minor foxing to top edge. Light pencil erasure mark to free front endpaper. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed to rear panel, tiny closed tear to top of spine (no loss).

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OPEN SKIES
Written by John Fowles. Illustrated by Don McCullin.
Stock no. 1822344
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1989. Slightly better than very good condition.

Oblong format. Card wraps. B/w photos. Introduction by Fowles. Rest is b/w photographs by McCullin. ISBN: 0224026704. Small nick to base of front edge of spine. White cardwraps are lightly browned. A few marks to text block.

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