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SEA CHARTS OF THE BRITISH ISLES
Written by John Blake.
Stock no. 1817101
Published by Conway Maritime Press. 2008. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A voyage of discovery around Britain & Ireland's coastline. Large format. ISBN: 1844860248. Top corners of boards bumped. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to front spine edge.
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THE PORTRAIT IN BRITAIN AND AMERICA
Written by Robin Simon.
Stock no. 1317544
Published by Phaidon; Oxford. 1st 1987. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

With a Biographical Dictionary of Portrait Painters 1680-1914. Large format. Colour and b/w reproductions of paintings. 255 pages includes index. ISBN: 0714823864. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Dustwrapper a little scuffed.
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DISASTERS ON THE SEVERN
Written by Chris Witts.
Stock no. 1816708
Published by Tempus Publishing Ltd. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition.

A fascinating catalogue of incidents. A record of the tribulations of man trying to harness the powers of this great waterway and the perils risked by living alongside it. Card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0752423835.
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BRITAIN'S STRUCTURE AND SCENERY (NN 4)
Written by L. Dudley Stamp.
Stock no. 2126152
Published by Collins. 1970. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. An admirable account showing how our landscape heaved, split, settled, and was pared down into the countless varieties of beauty packed within the tiny mileage which is Britain. 47 colour and 40 b/w photos with 74 maps and diagrams. 255 pages includes index. 6th edition. Spine is browned. Some spotting to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is covered with clear adhesive film, which has started to come away from verso; also browned to spine.
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ADVANCED BIRD ID HANDBOOK: THE WESTERN PALEARCTIC
Written by Nils Van Duivenduk.
Stock no. 1815579
Published by New Holland. 1st 2011. Very good condition.

Covering all 1,350 species and subspecies recorded in Britain, Europe, North Africa and the Middle East. Large-format edition. Brown pictorial cardwraps. 416 pages including index. No illustrations. ISBN: 9781780090221. A few minor marks to covers. Contents clean.
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COLLINS BTO GUIDE TO RARE BRITISH BIRDS
Written by Paul Sterry; Paul Stancliffe.
Stock no. 1815513
Published by Collins. 1st 2015. Very good condition.

Every rare British bird, every plumage seen. White pictorial cardwraps. Colour photos throughout. 304 pages including index. ISBN: 9780007551569. Book slightly bowed.
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THE BRITISH BOMBER SINCE 1914
Written by Peter Lewis.
Stock no. 2122836
Published by Putnam; Aero Publishers. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. 418 pages. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few chips and nicks; small tear to base of spine.
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RARE BIRDS IN BRITAIN AND IRELAND
Written by J.T.R. Sharrock; E.M. Sharrock. Illustrated by Robert Gillmor; et al..
Stock no. 1606451
Published by T. & A.D. Poyser. 1st 1976. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Mottled red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations and distribution map. 336 pages including index. ISBN: 0856610143. Wrapper spine is faded.
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THE STORY OF BRITAIN'S BEST BUILDINGS
Written by Dan Cruickshank.
Stock no. 1810466
Published by BBC. 1st 2002. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Accompanies the BBC TV series first broadcast on BBC2 in 2002. All the buildings covered in this book have intriguing individual stories to tell and together present an absorbing portrait of Britain from the eleventh century to the present day. Large format. Dark grey boards, silver title to spine. Colour photos throughout. ISBN: 0563488239. Dustwrapper rear panel creased.
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FLORIGRAPHIA BRITANNICA VOLUME II
Written by Richard Deakin.
Stock no. 1809153
Published by Groombridge & Sons. 1st 1857. Very good condition.

Volume II only. Classes VI to XV. Engravings and Descriptions of the Flowering Plants and Ferns of Britain. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. Top edge gilt. Edges rubbed. Boards a little dusty. One or two margin marks but contents generally clean.
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FLORIGRAPHIA BRITANNICA VOLUME III
Written by Richard Deakin.
Stock no. 1809130
Published by Groombridge & Sons. 1957. Almost very good condition.

Volume III only. Classes XVI to XXIII. Engravings and Descriptions of the Flowering Plants and Ferns of Britain. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. Top edge gilt. Corners bumped and rubbed. Front joint just starting to split from bottom edge. Some hinges pulled. Pages 1235-1240 detached. Contents clean.
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RARE BIRDS IN BRITAIN AND IRELAND
Written by J.T.R. Sharrock; E.M. Sharrock. Illustrated by Robert Gillmor; et al..
Stock no. 2111479
Published by T. & A.D. Poyser. 1st 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Mottled red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations and distribution map. 336 pages including index. ISBN: 0856610143. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Scuffing along a couple of cover edges. Small white name and address label to front endpaper. Some foxing. Wrapper is grubby with edge-creasing and small nicks; a little damp staining along bottom edge.
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