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FOREST AND VALE AND HIGH BLUE HILL
Written by Johnny Coppin. Illustrated by Ray Hedger.
Stock no. 1814746
Published by The Windrush Press. 1st 1991. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Poems of Gloucestershire, the Cotswolds and Beyond. Selected by Coppin. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w wood engravings. ISBN: 0900075171. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper has a small closed edge-tear to lower edge of spine.
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BILL BADGER AND THE BIG STORE ROBBERY
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1814563
Published by Hamish Hamilton. 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

It was a dark and fearsome night on the canal when disaster struck the Wandering Wind... A Hamish Hamilton "Reindeer" book. Pictorial boards. B/w text illustrations. 120 pages. ISBN: 0241913470. Early reprint. Light rubbing to base of spine. A few minor foxspots to prelims and text block. Text block a little grubby. A few margin marks. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-rubbed and slightly faded to spine, one or two small closed tears. Unusually NOT an ex-library copy, overall a nice copy.
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FLY FISHING
Written by Viscount Grey of Fallodon. Illustrated by Eric Fitch Daglish.
Stock no. 2123323
Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.. 1930. Very good condition.

Green cloth, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. Revised and enlarged edition, illustrated with wood engravings. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; a little chipping to cloth. Uneven fading to spine. A few marks to covers. Name in ink to front pastedown. Page browning.
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LETTERS FROM COMPTON DEVERELL
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1406749
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 2nd 1950. Almost very good condition.

The letters are written by a countryman to a younger friend abroad and they describe the routine of country life throughout the year. A tranquil book designed for casual reading, with superb b/w illustrations perfectly in keeping with the subject and the mood. Green boards. Green endpapers are maps. 281pp. 8.5 x 5.5". Spine and corners bumped. Spine is browned. Board edges a little browned. Endpapers a little browned. A little foxing and some marks to page edges. Rear endpaper and previous page are partially stuck together.
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LETTERS FROM COMPTON DEVERELL
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1506922
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1950. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A tranquil book calling up the very sights, sounds and smells of the English countryside. Red cloth, gilt title to spine. Endpapers are maps. B/w illustrations. 280 pages, top edge red. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. Fading to top and bottom of spine. One hinge cracked. A couple of marks to text block and top edge is grubby. Contents very good just a little light foxing. Dustwrapper has loss from ends of spine and large split to front edge, all repaired on verso with tape, some tape now yellowed. Ends of folds chipped. Spine very browned. Panels a bit grubby, some foxing. Bottom 0.5" and corner cut from front flap.
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THE WOODBLOCK ENGRAVERS
Written by Kenneth Lindley.
Stock no. 1812769
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1970. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Brown mottled boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0715347934. Boards clean. Small foxspots to contents and a musty smell present. Dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased.
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WILD LONE
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1608852
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1938. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The story of the Pytchley fox. 9.25 x 6 ins. Green cloth with cream spine. 13 full page wood engravings and 37 b/w chapter headers and footers. Spine and corners bumped; split at base of spine. Dents to board edges. A little scattered foxing but contents generally very good. Wrapper is edge creased and torn, chipped with loss, some surface damage and grubby marks to rear.
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LETTERS FROM COMPTON DEVERELL
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1316098
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1950. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A tranquil book calling up the very sights, sounds and smells of the English countryside. Red cloth, gilt title to spine. Endpapers are maps. B/w illustrations. 280 pages, top edge red. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Foxing to endpapers and prelims. 2nd issue dustwrapper (illus Atkinson) is price-cut and edge worn with tape repairs on verso of spine, some slight loss, browned to spine and has a small brown spot to rear panel.
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LETTERS FROM COMPTON DEVERELL
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1812193
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1950. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A tranquil book calling up the very sights, sounds and smells of the English countryside. Red cloth, gilt title to spine. Endpapers are maps. B/w illustrations. 280 pages, top edge red. Gilt title a little browned, edges of boards lightly rubbed. Contents clean. Price-cut dustwrapper is foxed and edge-worn with a small chip to top rear edge.
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HAPPY COUNTRYMAN
Written by C. Henry Warren. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 2120942
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 2nd 1946. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The reminiscences of a countryman, born and bred in East Anglia. Decorated with Tunnicliffe's striking engravings. Green cloth. 152pp. 8.75 x 5.75". Pale foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is lightly edge-creased and grubby.
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PORTRAIT OF A VILLAGE
Written by Francis Brett Young. Illustrated by Joan Hassall.
Stock no. 2120396
Published by William Heinemann. 1st 1937. Very good condition.

Black cloth, gilt titles and vignette. B/w wood engravings. Story of Monks Norton in Worcestershire. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Fading to spine. A few marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.
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CONFESSIONS OF A CARP FISHER
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2118158
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1950. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Small format. Green cloth. Gilt title to spine. B/w scraperboard illustrations. Fading to cover edges and unevenly to spine. Front joint is a bit weak. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is unevenly browned, with scuffing; 2-3" loss to base of spine; some tape repairs and other chips of loss; grubby marks.
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