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Ale Feasts and Country Taverns, Arthur H Plaisted SIGNED
21 Arthur H Plaisted SIGNED Ale Feasts and Country Taverns
Medmenham Bucks The Village Bookshop 1962 First Edition First Printing Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 8 x 5 Inches Signed by Author
Very informative book on ale festivals and taverns in Medmenham village Buckinghamshire UK, privately printed with compliments slip pasted on half title page, SIGNED by ARTHUR H PLAISTED. 64 pages in very bright clean condition, many sepia photographs and illustrations all present as listed plus very informative text. Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, not price clipped, outer boards are very bright with light mark towards top right of front board this shows up darker than it actually is in the image. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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The Romance of a Chiltern Village 5000 BC to 1957 AD, Arthur H Plaisted SIGNED
22 Arthur H Plaisted SIGNED The Romance of a Chiltern Village 5000 BC to 1957 AD
Medmenham Bucks The Village Bookshop 1958 First Edition First Printing Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 8 x 5 Inches Signed by Author
Very informative book on Medmenham village , Buckinghamshire UK, privately printed with compliments slip pasted on half title page, SIGNED by ARTHUR H PLAISTED. 214 pages in very bright clean condition just some small light foxing spots to first and last couple of pages and outer edges of pages. Obituary notice of author pasted in opposite half title page. Many sepia photographs and maps, all present as listed plus very informative text. Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, not price clipped, outer boards are very bright with light mark towards bottom front board this shows up darker than it is in image. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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Neolithic Dew Ponds and Cattle Ways, Artur John Hubbard
23 Artur John Hubbard Neolithic Dew Ponds and Cattle Ways
London Longmans Green and Co 1916 Reprint Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 10 x 7 Inches 
Excellent book on the ancient cattle ways and eartworks around the UK. third edition.116 pages in bright clean condition just slight browning to endpapers and very light foxing to first and last couple of pages, many B/w photographs, illustrations and maps plus very informative text, one page has very tiny losses on extreme edge. Outer covers have a few light marksand light wear to edges. Though not perfect a pleasing copy of an interesting book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Through Borrow's Wild Wales, Aylwin Bowen
24 Aylwin Bowen Through Borrow's Wild Wales
London The Saint Catherine Press Ltd. 1948 First Card Covers Very Good Very Good Card Covers 13.5 X 9.5 Cms 
From the Footpath guides series number 75, this card cover booklet, designed to fit in the pocket when going on walks across country, descibes the area of Wales and the areas for walking. 72 pages with many photographs. Book and illustrated paper wrapper are in very bright clean condition. Overall a very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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Stones of Britain, B C G Shore
25 B C G Shore Stones of Britain
London Leonard Hill Books Ltd 1957 First Edition First Printing Boards Very Good Good Plus Hardcover 10 x 7 Inches 
Very informative book on old buildings, roads, monuments and materials used in preserving them. 302 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations plus very informative text. Dustwrapper is clean with som light wear to edges,corners and a couple of tiny closed tears to top rear edge of wrapper, tiniest of bumps to two corners. HEAVY BOOK 1.7 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. A pleasing sound example of the first edition of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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Thameside Molesey, Baker, Rowland G.M.; Baker, Gwendoline F.
26 Baker, Rowland G.M.; Baker, Gwendoline F. Thameside Molesey
Buckingham, United Kingdom Baron Books 2007 0860234142 / 9780860234142 Reprint Illustrated Laminated Boards Near Fine No Jacket Hardcover 10 x 7 Inches 
Near fine book of Molesey alongside the river Thames. This is the third impression issued without dustwrapper. 140 pages giving details of Molesey's history with bare knuckle fighting on Molesey Hurst, Hurst Park racecourse, famous cricket matches by the river, the Karsino and much more. Many old photographs and illustrations accompany the very informative text. A near fine example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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Gillingham Chronicles: A History of Gillingham, Kent, Baldwin, Ronald A.
27 Baldwin, Ronald A. Gillingham Chronicles: A History of Gillingham, Kent
Rochester UK Baggins Book Bazaar Ltd 1998 190162501x / 9781901625011 First Limited Edition Boards Very Good Good Plus Hardcover 9 x 6 Inches 
Very informative book on the history of Gillingham in Kent UK. limited edition of 500, contains 402 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, dustwrapper is also bright and clean,slight fade to colour on spine, not price clipped, a nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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A History of Gravesend: Or, A Historical Perambulation of Gravesend and Northfleet, Benson, James; Hiscock, Robert Heath
28 Benson, James; Hiscock, Robert Heath A History of Gravesend: Or, A Historical Perambulation of Gravesend and Northfleet
London Phillimore 1981 0850332427 / 9780850332421 Reprint Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 22 X 14.5 Cms 
Splendid history of Gravesend in Kent UK 159 pages plus 2 of corrections and additions. This book is the revised edition edited by Robert Heath Hiscock, in bright clean condition, SEE IMAGE, previous owners name written in red ink on front endpaper. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Wimbledon Park from Private Park to Residential Suburb, Bernard Rondeau SIGNED
29 Bernard Rondeau SIGNED Wimbledon Park from Private Park to Residential Suburb
Wimbledon UK Bernard Rondeau 1995 0952633809 / 9780952633808 First Edition Illustrated Cloth Very Good No Jacket Card Covers 30 Cms x 21 Cms Inscribed By Author
Good history of Wimbledon Park in south west London. 111 pages plus index packed with information accompanied by many old and new photographs , maps and other illustrations. Book is very bright and clean INSCIBED by AUTHOR on title page not qite sure of name To No?? with my best wishes Bernard 22.10.95 a very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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Sun, Fun, and Crowds : Seaside Holidays Between the Wars, Braggs, Steven; Harris, Diane
30 Braggs, Steven; Harris, Diane Sun, Fun, and Crowds : Seaside Holidays Between the Wars
Gloucestershire UK Tempus Publishing Ltd 2000 0752418912 / 9780752418919 First Edition Illustrated Card Covers Very Good No Jacket Card Covers 9 x 6 Inches 
Excellent book on seaside resorts and holidays between the wars, 128 pages in very bright clean condition, many colour, B/w photographs and illustrations plus very informative text, a very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 12.99 GBP
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Brixton Streetscape Manual, Brixton Challenge Company Limited
31 Brixton Challenge Company Limited Brixton Streetscape Manual
London Brixton Challenge Company Limited 1996 1870257618 / 9781870257619 First Edition Illustrated Card Covers Very Good No Jacket Card Covers 12 x 8 Inches 
Booklet produced by Brixton Challenge Company Limited to lay out policies and practices for co ordinating design, choice of materials, management and quality of workmanship for Brixton town centre. 40 pages with all the proposals for improvements at the time of publication accompanied by drawings and colour photographs. Book is very bright and clean a very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Oxford and Cambridge, Brooke, Christopher N. L.
32 Brooke, Christopher N. L. Oxford and Cambridge
Cambridge UK Cambridge University Press 1988 0521301394 / 9780521301398 First Boards Good Plus Very Good Hardcover 11 x 8 Inches Wim Swaan Signed by Photographer
Splendid book on Oxford and Cambridge with many excellent photographs by Wim Swaan. Book is SIGNED on title page by WIM SWAAN and has two presentation cards handwritten and inscribed by him to Susan. Book is bright and clean just a couple of selotape marks on rear of front blank enpaper and on blank page opposite, this is where the cards were once taped. Dustwrapper is very bright and clean just a few very light indentation marks to surface of wrapper. HEAVY BOOK 1-9 Kg in strong book box EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. A nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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33 Burgess, Frank No Small Change : 100 Years of Sutton High Street
Sutton UK Sutton Libraries & Arts 1983 0907335098 / 9780907335092 First Card Covers Very Good No Jacket Card Covers 28 x 21.5 Cms 
Wonderful booklet showing Sutton High street in old photographs 76 pp seventy three of which are photographs with short descriptive text. Book in very good condition. DETAILED PHOTOGRAPHS AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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Poole Bay and Purbeck (2) 1660-1920, C Cochrane
34 C Cochrane Poole Bay and Purbeck (2) 1660-1920
Dorchester UK The Friary Press 1971 First Edition First Printing Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 8 x 5 Inches 
Excellent book on Poole in Dorset, a sequel to Poole Bay 300BC-AD 1660. Contains 115 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs, maps and illustrations,all present as listed plus very informative text. Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, not price clipped, light wear to edges and slight fade to spine. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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The Public Record Office, 1838-1958, Cantwell, John D.
35 Cantwell, John D. The Public Record Office, 1838-1958
London HMSO Publications 1991 0114402248 / 9780114402242 First Edition First Printing Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 10 x 6 Inches 
An in depth history of the Public Records office from its beginning in 1838 until 1958. 631 pages with many illustrations. Book and dustwrapper are very bright and clean. A very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 58.00 GBP
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Grimsby : The Greatest Fishing Port in the World, Chapman, Peter
36 Chapman, Peter Grimsby : The Greatest Fishing Port in the World
Derby UK Breedon Books 2002 1859833233 / 9781859833230 First Edition First Printing Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 10 x 8 Inches 
A detailed look at the history of Grimsby fishing port over the years. 160 pages with many old photographs. Book and dustwrapper are very bright and clean. A very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 19.99 GBP
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Dickens's Dictionary of the Thames from Oxford to the Nore 1881, Charles Dickens
37 Charles Dickens Dickens's Dictionary of the Thames from Oxford to the Nore 1881
London Charles Dickens All the Year Round Office 1881 First Edition Decorated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 6 x 4 Inches 
Very informative book on the river Thames and the areas it passes through, subtitled an unconventional handbook providing a wealth of information and social history of the areas.268 pages in bright clean condition, just very slight browning to edges of pages due to quality of paper used, 12 pages of index and artistic period adverts.small splits to paper at hinges of illiustrated endpapers but binding is sound. Several full page maps all present plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are a little worn on edges and slightly darkened from age. Still a nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 65.00 GBP
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London of To-day an Illustrated Handbook for 1891, Charles Eyre Pascoe
38 Charles Eyre Pascoe London of To-day an Illustrated Handbook for 1891
London Simpkin Marshall Hamilton Kent and Co. 1891 Seventh Edition Illustrated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 7 x 5 Inches 
Seventh annual edition of this London guide 420 pages plus supplement. Contains information on where to stay, where to dine, clubs, theatres,events, buildings and streets plus much more, many drawings and old adverts. Occasional foxing to pages and browning to outer edges of pages there are splits to paper of front and rear endpapers at the hinges but the binding is sound. Outer covers, the blue colour background , the lettering and the illustrations are faded but still a pleasing copy of a very interesting book on London SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 58.00 GBP
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A Saunter Through Kent with Pen and Pencil, Charles Igglesden
39 Charles Igglesden A Saunter Through Kent with Pen and Pencil
Ashford Kent UK Kentish Express 1919 Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 10 x 7 Inches X Willis 
Excellent book on the Kent countryside, 85 pages plus index in overall bright clean condition just a little browning to endpapers and ocassional small foxing spots. Many B/w drawings several full page protected by tissue guards. Outer covers are a little dusty and a few light marks. A pleasing copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Old Widnes and is Neighbourhood, Charles Poole
40 Charles Poole Old Widnes and is Neighbourhood
Widnes Exors. T S Swale 1906 First Edition First Printing Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 10 x 7 Inches 
Excellent book on Widnes and the srrouning area, 270 pages in very bright clean condition last two pages have small losses to blank top corners 1 inch deep by half inch across. Many B/w photographs and illustrations,all present plus very informative text. NO dustwrapper, outer boards lightly worn to corners and top and bottom of spine..A nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 68.00 GBP
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