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Batholomews Road maps 1900

By: N/A

Price: £13.49

Publisher: postscript /sandpiper, bartholomew &son: 2013

Sellers ID: 01911


This is a facsimile of Touring Road maps produced between 1897-1903 from reduced Ordnance Surveys at a scale of 4 miles to one inch . This atlas accurately shows in detail the roads,railways canals and settlements as they existed in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. The book is in v/good condition no d/w. View more info

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Melbourne By Melbourne

By: N/A

Price: £26.97

Publisher: Victoria Austraila, Rene Gordon Pty Ltd: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 01533


This book has wonderful photos of the city of Melbourne .the front end paper has a dedication written in ink. The slipcase is torn on the bottom corners and worn on the top corners. View more info

Milano : Touring Club Italiano

By: N/A

Price: £13.49

Publisher: 0

Sellers ID: 01906


The boards and D/W shows light shelf wear to the edges.there are also small tears to the top of the d/w spine and corners. View more info

Pintura Argentina

By: N/A

Price: £13.49

Publisher: Argentina, Ediciones Banco Velox:

Sellers ID: 00846


This book is full of coloured plates of argentine artist's ,but has i don't read or speak spanish the details of this book are therefore sketchy.The cover does have a small mark on the front. View more info

The Cornwall Blue Book 1935.

By: N/A

Price: £10.79

Publisher: 1935

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02068


This book is compleat but is in poor condition with broken spine rubbed and worn But is full of adverts of the period with a folding map on the rear of book very interesting book View more info

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Walking the Ridges of Lakeland ( According to Wainwright's Guide Pictorial Guides Books 1 - 3 )

By: Allen Bob

Price: £17.98

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph.: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00304


Inspired by Wainwright's Pictorial Guides, Bob Allen has produced this gloriously illustrated book of the very best ridge walks in the eastern and central parts of the Lake Distict. This is a first ed. hardback book in V/G condition,the D/W is also in V/G condition but does have some scratches to the front. View more info

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Moss, on Somerset

By: Arthur Moss ( Reverend)

Price: £11.24

Publisher: UK, The Cannington Press: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03727


The local history of the area has benn Arthur Moss's special interest and this book is the result of long and detailed research during his Somerset ministry. It is a unique blend of scholarship and also eminently readable history and biography. It will surely fascinate all who love Somerset. The D/W shows light shelf wear to its panels and edges. A good, clean and tight little book. View more info

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The Story of Greenwich

By: Aslet, Clive.

Price: £15.73

Publisher: UK., Ted Smart Ltd: 1999

Edition: Book Club Edition

Sellers ID: 02953


Greenwich, the site of Britain's celebration of the new millennium, has been an emblem of British history for over a thousand years. Using beautiful colour illustrations throughout , Clive Aslet presents a beguiling and charismatic portrait of Greenwich and a history of England through the story of this unique English town. There is a birthday dedication on the front end paper,otherwise this is a clean book with a tight binding PLEASE NOTE: International economy shippi... View more info

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Somerset Illustrated: The County's heritage in Prints & Drawings.

By: Ball, W. Ball

Price: £13.49

Publisher: UK, Halsgrove: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03622


This unique book opens a window onto the heritage of Somerset from the perspective of illustrators and engravers who worked mainly in the days before the photograph. They left behind a fascinating body of work to delight the eye and recall a past that might at first sight appear to have gone forever but. on closer inspection, has survived with vigour into the present day. There is wear to the top corners on the D/W and a few indents on the back. View more info

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The Eternal Darkness

By: Ballard, Robert D.; Hively, Will

Price: £13.49

Publisher: U.S.A., Princeton University Press: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02784


Until a few decades ago, the ocean depths were almost as mysterious and inaccessible as outer space. Oceans cover two-thirds of the earth's surface with an average depth of more than two miles -yet humans had never ventured more than a few hundred feet below the waves. One of the great scientific and archaeological feats of our time has been to finally to cast light on the 'eternal darkness' of the deep sea. This is the story of that achievement , told by the man who has... View more info

Everything but the Squeal: Eating the Whole Hog in Northern Spain

By: Barlow, John

Price: £11.24

Publisher: Gordonsville, Virginia, U.S.A., Farrar Straus & Giroux: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 01980


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History of Harlow

By: Bateman.h.Linley

Price: £11.24

Publisher: harlow, harlowdeveloment corporation: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 01606


A soft back book in good condition .There is also a fold out map in the back. View more info

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Batten's South Somerset Villages

By: Batten, John

Price: £13.49

Publisher: UK., Somerset Books: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03233


This book was first published in 1894. It charts the history of ten South Somerset villages from the Doomesday survey of 1086. This fascinating facsimile edition will make compelling reading for all those who live in, or appreciate this part of Wessex. A Good clean and tight copy. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. View more info

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Nature of Cornwall

By: Bere, Rennie.

Price: £16.18

Publisher: UK, Barracuda Books Ltd: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03501


This book is a comprehensive evocation of the county's wildlife, the first modern volume of its kind, informative, entertaining and a visual delight. The d/w/has been price clipped. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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History on the Ground : (Sutton History Handbooks)

By: Beresford, Maurice

Price: £11.24

Publisher: UK., Sutton Pub Ltd: 1998

Edition: 3rd Edition

Sellers ID: 02610


In this classic book, the author opens up the hidden world of urban, local and landscape history through the imaginative use of old maps and other documentary evidence. In these six studies evidence is brought to bear on particular fields, particular villages, and particular towns. Illustrated throughout with maps, plans and photographs, it is a book which all those interested in local, urban and landscape history will enjoy. The covers show light ware to the corners and... View more info

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Atlas Maior of 1665.

By: Blaeu, Joan.

Price: £121.38

Publisher: Germany, Taschen: 2005

Edition: First Modern Edition

Sellers ID: 02994


The Atlas Maior, the cartographical masterpiece of the Barogue, was brought out in 1662 and 1665 by the Amsterdam publisher Joan Bleu, one of Hollands leading cartographers. Taschen's bibliophile reprint of this costly atlas is based on the hand- coloured copy with gilt highlights now in the Austrian National library in Vienna. Alongside original quotes from Joan Blaeu relating to the individual maps, the text by Peter van der Krogt explains the historical and cultural... View more info

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Right To The Edge: Sydney To Tokyo By Any Means

By: Boorman, Charley

Price: £13.49

Publisher: UK, Sphere: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03173


From active volcanoes to coffee plantations to hilltop monasteries. Charley takes the reader on an incredible journey through some of the most spectacular countries in the world. Fast paced and fascinating, ' Right to the Edge ', is a gripping read from one of the best travel-adventure writers. A good ,clean tight copy. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90days to arrive. View more info

Down Under

By: Bryson Bill

Price: £13.49

Publisher: London, Doubleday: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 01374


we have two copys of this book both in v/good condition. View more info

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The Road to Little Dribbling: More Notes from a Small Island

By: Bryson, Bill

Price: £13.49

Publisher: UK, Doubleday: 2015

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03303


Once again, with his matchless homing instinct for the funniest and quirkiest, his unerring eye for the idiotic, the endearing, the ridiculous and the scandalous. Bryson gives us an acute and perceptive insight into all that is best and worst about Britain today. There is very light shelf ware to the D/W and text block edges. A very good and clean copy. View more info

Antartic Odyssey;in the Footsteps of the South Polar Explorers:

By: Collier ,Graham & Patricia Graham Collier.

Price: £13.49

Publisher: New York, Carol & Graft.: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00089


At once a recreation of the past, and an enthralling picture of the wonders that remain, Graham Colliers journeys captures the spirit of this only uninhabited continent,the last great wilderness.This a 1st edition secondhand book in hardcovers the corner of which is slightly bumped,and the d/w is slightly rubbed but otherwise in good order. View more info