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Yorkshire's Forgotten Fenlands
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Yorkshire's Forgotten Fenlands

By Ian D Rotherham

Barnsley: Wharncliffe Books, 2010. Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket (as published). 6" x 9. A description of life and wildlife in the wetlands of the Humber basin and up into the Vale of York in eastern England. In clean and sound condition. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK. Please email with any queries

$4.47

The England of Nimrod and Surtees.  1815 - 1854
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The England of Nimrod and Surtees. 1815 - 1854

By E W Bovill

London: Oxford University Press, 1959. Hardcover. Good/Fair. 6" x 8.5. A book that looks at the changes in country pursuits in England through the start of the Victorian era in England. These activities had been well documented buy the popular authors of the period Surtees and Nimrod. In clean and sound condition with a gifting dedication on the front free end paper. there is a slight lean to the binding. The dust wrapper has some wear. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK, please email with your queries.

$8.43

Village Affairs
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Village Affairs

By Miss Read

London: Michael Joseph, 1977. Hardcover. Good/Good. 5" x 8. Goodall John S. Another tale of English country life. A clean and sound book, although there is a gifting dedication on the front free end paper. The dust wrapper has been price clipped. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually within 24 hours. Please call or email with your questions.

$6.22

An Appreciation of Sudbury's unique Riverside, including Two County Wildlife Sites
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An Appreciation of Sudbury's unique Riverside, including Two County Wildlife Sites

By Adrian Walters

Sudbury: Sudbury Common Lands Charity, 2010. Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket (as published). 12" x 8.5. A book that looks at the countryside, buildings, flora and fauna around the town of Sudbury in Suffolk, situate beside the River Stour. Illustrated with high quality colour photographs. Wire comb binding. In clean and sound condition, available for prompt dispatch from the UK.

$15.56

An Appreciation of Sudbury's ancient Common Lands.  A Country Wildlife Site
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An Appreciation of Sudbury's ancient Common Lands. A Country Wildlife Site

By Adrian Walters

Sudbury: Sudbury Common Lands Charity, 2005. Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket (as published). 12" x 8.5. A book that looks at the countryside, buildings, flora and fauna around the town of Sudbury in Suffolk, situate beside the River Stour. Illustrated with high quality colour photographs. Wire comb binding. In clean and sound condition, available for prompt dispatch from the UK.

$9.06

Round About A Great Estate
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Round About A Great Estate

By Richard Jefferies

London. : Smith, Elder & Co, 1880. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 5" x 7.5. A book that describes the habitats of flora and fauna to be found on a British country estate . In clean and sound condition. There is some wear to the edges of the blue cloth covered boards. Gilt lettering and decoration. Previous owner's name inside front board, dated 1889. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK. If outside the UK please do not order by the economy / cheap shipping service.

$11.67

A Popular History of British Crustacea; A Familiar Account of their Classifications and Habits
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A Popular History of British Crustacea; A Familiar Account of their Classifications and Habits

By Adam White

London. : Lovell Reeve, 1857. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 5" x 7.5. A book that describes the crustaceons found in the UK. The pages are clean, and the binding sound. There is some minor wear to the edges of the green cloth covered boards. Part of the tissue guard to the frontispiece has been torn away.Available for prompt dispatch from the UK. If outside the UK please do not order by the economy / cheap shipping service. Please email with any queries that you may have.

$97.26

Popular British Conchology.  A Familiar History of the Molluscs Inhabiting the British Isles
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Popular British Conchology. A Familiar History of the Molluscs Inhabiting the British Isles

By George Brettingham Sowerby

London. : Lovell Reeve, 1854. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 5" x 7.5. A book that describes the molluscs found in the UK. The pages are clean, the ends papers have split on the hinges exposing the linen but they still hold. There is some wear to the edges of the blue cloth covered boards, worst at the head and foot of the spine strip. Gilt lettering and decoration. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK. If outside the UK please do not order by the economy / cheap shipping service. Happy to answer your queries.

$93.37

And Far Away
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And Far Away

By Garry Hogg

London : The Travel Book Club, 1948. Hardcover. Good/Fair. 5.5" X 8.5. One of the early exponents of long-distance leisure walking the author describes trips alongOffa' Dyke, the Pennines and England's south-west Limestone Ridge. A charming read. The pages are clean and the binding is sound, although there is some spotting, mainly to the closed page edges. The dust wrapper has some wear (particularly around the spine where the folds are failing and signs of handling

$6.42

Floods and Drainage (The Risks & Hazards Series 2).  British policies for hazard reduction, agricultural improvement and wetland conservation.
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Floods and Drainage (The Risks & Hazards Series 2). British policies for hazard reduction, agricultural improvement and wetland conservation.

By E C Penning-Rowsell, D J Parker & D M Harding

London: George Allen and Unwin, 1987. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket (as published). A detailed text book looking at risks, hazards, finance etc associated with flooding, based on UK data based on north American principles. Laminated hardcover binding. In clean and sound condition. Free from marks and inscriptions. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$6.42

How to Enjoy the Countryside (People's Library)
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How to Enjoy the Countryside (People's Library)

By Marcus Woodward

Hodder & Stoughton. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 4.5" x 7. A series of essays about being out and about and enjoying the British countryside. Not dated but there is a previous owner's name dated 1930 inside the front board, which would appear to be contemporary with publication, this is probably 1924. Otherwise clean and sound but alas no dust wrapper. A few spots to the closed page edges. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Call or email with your questions.

$17.51

Nature in Norfolk.  A Heritage in Trust
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Nature in Norfolk. A Heritage in Trust

Norwich, Norfolk: Jarrold and Sons Ltd, 1976. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket (as published). 7.5"x10. A book published in 1976 to celebrate the work of the Norfolk Naturalists Trust over its first 50 years (1926 - 1976). A particularly clean and tidy copy, there is a small neat signature opposite the half-title page of "E A Ellis", this appears to be that of Ted Ellis (1909 - 1986) the well naturalist, writer and broadcaster. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually within 24 hours. Call or email with your questions by going to "Bookseller & Payment Information" below and then "Ask bookseller a question" or "View Booksellers Homepage"

$3.88

Suomen Puun Tie Metsasta Maailmalle / Finland's Wealth of Wood
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Suomen Puun Tie Metsasta Maailmalle / Finland's Wealth of Wood

By Helander, A Benj

Helsinki: Sininen Kirja Osakeyhtio, 1948. Hardcover. Good/Fair. 8.5" x 11.5. Pietinen, Otso & Matti. A mainly pictorial record of Finland's timber industry from production through to export of timber and paper. The book is a clean, sound and tidy copy but the dust wrapper is worn and has separated along one fold, it is now enclosed in a non-intrusive protective over sleeve. Text is in English and Finnish. There is a dedication on the front free end paper followed by 6 signatures. A heavier book, potential non-UK customers please enquire about shipping costs to your destination. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually within 24 hours.

$22.56

Both Sides of the Fence
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Both Sides of the Fence

By Cullum, Frank

Lowestoft, Suffolk: Tyndale + Panda Publishing, 1987. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 6" x 8.5. J M Paley. The biography of a man born in 1920 in rural East Anglia who as a lad was a poacher but eventually decided he wanted to be a gamekeeper and worked on three well-known estates in Norfolk. Some reading wear but still a clean and sound copy. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK. Please call or email with your queries.

$2.59

The West Country is a Garden
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The West Country is a Garden

By Hamilton, Catherine

Select Editions, 1993. Pictorial Cover. Very Good/Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. A delightful book filled with glorious artwork by the author. It reminds us what a beautiful land England is and is filled with sketches and illustrations of flowers. A clean and tidy copy. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually within 24 hours. Call or email us with your questions by going to "Bookseller & Payment Information" below and then "Ask bookseller a question" or "View Booksellers Homepage"

$1.01

Rough Shoot.  Some Thoughts for the Owner-keeper
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Rough Shoot. Some Thoughts for the Owner-keeper

By E H Lynn-Allen

Alton Hants: Nimrod Press, 1989. Hardcover. Good/Good. 6" x 9. Elphinstone, John. Facsimile reproduction of a 1942 book on shooting etc. A clean and sound copy with just some shelf wear to detract. Please be aware that the ISBN for this book may not be unique. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK. Please call or email with your questions.

$11.02

Sussex.  Painted by Wlifrid Ball
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Sussex. Painted by Wlifrid Ball

London: Adam & Charles Black, 1913. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 6.5" x 8.5. Ball, Wilfrid.. A guide to the English county of Sussex with copious reproductions of the paintings of Wilfrid Ball. Gifting dedication on half title page. AQll illustrations present. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually within 24 hours. Call or email with your questions by going to "Bookseller & Payment Information" below and then "Ask bookseller a question" or "View Booksellers Homepage".

$12.96

The Complete Shot.  A Practical Guide for the Field Sportsman.
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The Complete Shot. A Practical Guide for the Field Sportsman.

By Douglas, James

London: Blandford, 1991. Hardcover. Good/Fair. 7.5 x 10. Hayman, Alan. A well illustrated shooting companion. All orders processed and sent promptly from the UK, usually within 24 hours. Call or email us with your questions by going to "Bookseller & Payment Information" below and then "Ask bookseller a question" or "View Booksellers Homepage".

$2.59

Pub Walks Around Oxford and the Thames Valley
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Pub Walks Around Oxford and the Thames Valley

By Dunford, David

Southampton, United Kingdom: Ensign Publications, 1994. Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket (as published). 6x8.25. Detailed information on each walk featured. How to get there with good diagrams, historical background to the areas featured togther with map references. All the walks finish at a friendly pub. All orders processed and shipped promptly form the UK, ususally within 24 hours

$1.01

Yorkshire Dales Walks
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Yorkshire Dales Walks

By Conduit, Brian

Norwich, United Kingdom: Jarrold Publishing, 1990. Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket (as published). 5.5" x 9. A well illustrated book with maps (Ordnance survey) depicting walks in the Yorkshire Dales of England. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same day. Please call or email with your queries regarding this book.

$1.01