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AFRICAN RAINBOW
Written by H.K. Binks.
Stock no. 1206071
Published by Sidgwick & Jackson. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The author's adventures in Kenya illustrated by his own b/w photographs. From farming to nature photography and ivory hunting. 264 pages. SIGNED by author. Corners bumped. Wrapper price-cut, somewhat browned and a little edge-chipped.

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HOMES AND HAUNTS OF THE PILGRIM FATHERS
Written by Alexander Mackennal. Illustrated by Charles Whymper.
Stock no. 1704043
Published by The Religious Tract Society. 1899. Fair condition.

Colour frontis and 93 illustrations. Large format. Blue cloth with gilt titles and borders. Bevelled edges. Ex-library. Backstrip of spine has several instances of loss. A reading copy.

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RED DATA BIRDS IN BRITAIN
Written by Leo Batten; C.J. Bibby; et al. Illustrated by Ian Willis.
Stock no. 1803461
Published by T. & A.D. Poyser. 1st 1990. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Action for Rare, Threatened and Important Species. Published for The Nature Conservancy Council and The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds. Red cloth boards, gilt title & vignette to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0856610569.

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CARY'S TRAVELLER'S COMPANION AND CARY'S NEW ITINERARY
Written by John Cary.
Stock no. 1201228
Published by John Cary. 1817. Very good condition.

Contains Cary's Traveller's Companion or a Delineation of the Turnpike Roads of England and Wales. With coloured map of England/Wales and 42 coloured county maps including a large folding map of Yorkshire. Bound with Cary's New Itinerary or An Accurate Delineation of the Great Roads, Both Direct and Cross, Throughout England and Wales With Many of the Principle Roads in Scotland. 6 folding colour maps. Includes index to the Direct Roads From London, Principle Places that Occur in the Crossroads, List of Inns from which Stagecoaches Depart plus 950 pages. Modern brown leather spine with gilt title. Original tree calf covers. The large folding map of Yorkshire has been restored. The large folding map of England, Wales and Scotland has been repaired. The map referred to in the New Itinerary is not present. Corners slightly worn.

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THE BRITISH MONARCHY OR A NEW CHOROGRAPHICAL DESCRIPTION OF ALL THE DOMINIONS SUBJECT TO THE KING OF GREAT BRITAIN
Written by George Bickham.
Stock no. 631610
Published by Frank Graham. 1st 1967. As new condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A facsimile of the 1743 edition. This book contains 48 maps, including 43 birdseye county maps, numerous b/w engravings. 240 pages. Wrapper price-cut and slightly stained at rear.

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EXPLORING CHURCHES
Written by Paul Clowney; Tessa Clowney.
Stock no. 820959
Published by Lion Publishing plc. 1993. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Photographs by Chalres and Patricia Aithie. A full colour guide to British churches. ISBN: 0745927718.

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YOUR HOLIDAY HOME
Written by Audrey Powell.
Stock no. 820965
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1972. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Covering all the aspects you need to consider when purchasing a holiday home. ISBN: 0715354361.

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RED DATA BIRDS IN BRITAIN
Written by Leo Batten; C.J. Bibby; et al. Illustrated by Ian Willis.
Stock no. 820191
Published by T. & A.D. Poyser. 1st 1990. Fine condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Action for Rare, Threatened and Important Species. Published for The Nature Conservancy Council and The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds. Red cloth boards, gilt title & vignette to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0856610569. Book and contents fine. White pictorial wrapper is creased at edges and marked to front panel with tiny amount of loss to vertical edge.

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COACHING DAYS AND COACHING WAYS
Written by W. Outram Tristram. Illustrated by Herbert Railton; Hugh Thomson.
Stock no. 630817
Published by Macmillan & Co.. 1st 1888. Good condition.

Library binding. Green leather spine with gilt title, black cloth boards. B/w plates and illustrations. Ex-library with usual stamps and labels. Spine worn, edges rubbed. Text block a little grubby. Library stamps to verso of plates and margins of some pages. Finger marks and margin marks to contents. A good working copy.

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JOURNAL OF A TOUR AND RESIDENCE IN GREAT BRITAIN
Written by Louis Simond.
Stock no. 817827
Published by Archibald Constable & Co. Ltd.. 1815. Very good condition.

During the years 1810 and 1811, by a French traveller with remarks on the country, its arts, literature, and politics, and on the manners and customs of its inhabitants. Volume first only. 15 aquatint plates. Contained in modern binding, with 3/4 green cloth, raised bands to leather spine. Leather corners. Title on spine is 'Travels in England'. New endpapers. Prelims have a few closed tears, neatly repaired with tape. Margins of plates have a few light marks, but generally clean and bright.

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NATIONAL COMMERCIAL DIRECTORY BERKSHIRE, BUCKINGHAMSHIRE, GLOUCESTERSHIRE, HAMPSHIRE, OXFORDSHIRE
No author listed.
Stock no. 817232
Published by Michael Winton. 1994. Fine condition.

A facsimile of the 1830 Pigot And Co. edition. Pictorial card wraps. 284 pages. Limited to 1850 copies. ISBN: 0950406988.

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INDEX TO THE CHARTERS AND ROLLS IN THE DEPARTMENT OF MANUSCRIPTS BRITISH MUSEUM
Written by Henry J. Ellis; Francis B. Bickley.
Stock no. 811793
Published by British Museum. 1900. Slightly better than good condition.

Two volumes. Blue cloth, gilt titles. Book: Ex-lib, stamps to prelims, else contents very good. Book covered in self-adesive clear film. Library labels to spines.

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