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The School at Thrush Green

by Read, Miss (Pseud .Dora Jessie Saint )

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Published
1987
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Near Fine
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1st UK Ed..
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9780718127695
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London: Michael Joseph, 1987 Charming stories about life in an English Village.. 1st UK Ed... Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by (Illus J.S.Goodall).
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Tales from a Village School

by Read, Miss (Pseud .Dora Jessie Saint )

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Published
1994
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1st UK Edition.
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9780718100704
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London: Michael Joseph, 1994 More charming tales of rural England .Name of previous owner on ffep else fine. 1st UK Edition.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Fine. Illus. by Illus By Kate Dicker.
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The Story of an English Village

by Goodall, John S

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Published
1978
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As New
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1st UK Edition.
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9780333238356
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London: Macmillan Children's Books, 1978 These intemsely detailed pages - with the ingenious half-page that alters the scene - chronicle the changes that overtake an English village as it develops from a clearing in medieval times to a bustling modern town. The road, which becomes a street; a the house on its corner, both inside and out, are seen from… Read more
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Lost Country Life : The story of how English folk lived, worked, threshed, thatched, rolled fleece, milled corn, and brewed mead.

by Hartley, Dorothy

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Published
1981
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Fine
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First Pbk.Ed..
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9780394748382
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New York: Pantheon, 1981 "An encyclopedia of rural life in the middle ages. Using as a framework a 16th-century calendar of advice for farmers, takes us month by month through the country-dweller's year, and opens up the customs and traditions of a vanished rural life." Quotations from ThomasTusser's memorable advice to farmers in rhyming verse.374p. illus index. First Pbk.Ed... Softcover.… Read more
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Villages of Britain: The Five Hundred Villages That Made the Countryside

by Aslet, Clive

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2010
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Near Fine
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9781608193448
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London: Bloomsbury USA, 2010 Villages of Britain is the history of the countryside, told through five hundred of its most noteworthy settlements. Many of Britain's villages are known for their loveliness, of course, but their role in shaping the nation over the centuries is relatively untold, drowned out by the metropolitan bias of history. A consummate storyteller, Clive Aslet deftly… Read more
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Timpson's English Villages

by Timpson, John

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Published
1992
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Fine
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First Thus.
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9780747278771
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Lomdon: Headline, 1992 "In this enchanting book John Timpson has chosen his favourite English villages their part in English history, their beautiful churches and village greens, their colourful fairs and customs." Illustrated with photographs by Michael Stead. 192 p. index.. First Thus.. Softcover. Fine. Illus. by Michael Stead.
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Villages in the Landscape

by Rowley, Trevor

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KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1987
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Near Fine
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9780862994488
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Stroud: Alan Sutton, 1987 The English village has great tenacity, but settlements, like the men who live in them, are mortal. It has been estimated that there are well over 10,000 villages in Britain - and thousands more former occupation sites which have been abandoned. In this fascinating study Trevor Rowley traces the changes in the form and fabric of… Read more
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Life on the English Manor: A Study of Peasant Conditions 1150-1400

by Bennett,H.S.

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Published
1989
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Very Good
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9780521091053
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Cambridge: Cambridge U.P., 1989 Pbk. 364p. illus.bibliography.index. A fe minor stains on cover. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Life on the English Manor: A Study of Peasant Conditions 1150-1400

by Bennett,H.S.

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Published
1984
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Very Good
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9780521091053
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Cambridge: Cambridge U.P., 1984 Pbk. 364p. illus.bibliography.index.. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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In Praise of Hunting: a Symposium

by James, David; Stephens, Wilson (eds)

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Published
1960
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Near Fine
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1st UK Edition.
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London: Hollis & Carter, 1960 A collection of essays on country life in England - fox hunting etc. by a various authors [including Dick Francis] 231p. plates. Gift inscription on ffep, else fine. 1st UK Edition.. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Seasons of My Life

by Hauxwell, Hannah

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Published
1990
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As New
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First Pbk.Ed..
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9780099729709
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London: Arrow, 1990 The autobiography of Hannah Hauxwell, who lived alone in a remote Yorkshire farmhouse, with neither water nor electricity. She first told her story on Yorkshire Television's award-winning "Too Long a Winter" and its sequel "A Winter Too Many".202 p. illus [some col.] Pristine copy, looks unread. First Pbk.Ed... Pbk. As New.
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Beningfield's Countryside

by Beningfield, Gordon

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Published
1980
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Near Fine
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1st UK Edition.
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9780713912821
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London: Allen Lane, 1980 In this book Gordon Beningfield celebrates a classic countryside that was once typical of much of England but is increasingly falling victim to modern intensive farming and the spread of urbanization. Gordon Beningfield"s world is centred on the gentle, rural landscapes of Hertfordshire and the open downs and lush valleys of Dorset. Here are the dense,… Read more
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England's Pleasant Land: Vision & Reality

by Rosen, Anthony

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KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1988
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Fine
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First Edition.
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9780907621959
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London: Quiller Press, 1988 This looks like a coffee-table book illustrated with deliightful paintings of the English countryside, but it is, in fact, a serious account of the state of farming and land use in England .. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Illus. by David Mynett.
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Lark Rise to Candleford : A Trilogy.

by Thompson, Flora

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Published
1973
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Good>Very Good
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9780140117561
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London: Penguin, 1973 Contains : Lark Rise, Over to Candleford and Candleford Green (small stain to a few pages, else VG. Soft Cover. Good>Very Good.
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Tales from a Village School

by Read, Miss (Pseud .Dora Jessie Saint )

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Published
1994
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1st UK Edition
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9780718100704
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London: Michael Joseph, 1994 More charming tales of rural England .Name of previous owner on ffep else fine. 1st UK Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Fine. Illus. by Illus By Kate Dicker.
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The School at Thrush Green

by Read, Miss (Pseud .Dora Jessie Saint )

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Published
1987
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1st UK Ed.
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9780718127695
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London: Michael Joseph, 1987 Charming stories about life in an English Village.. 1st UK Ed.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by (Illus J.S.Goodall) .
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English Landscapes

by Hoskins, W.G.

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Published
1965
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Very Good
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London: BBC Books, 1965 "How to read the man-made scenery of England" - how the English landscape developed through physical geography and human settlements. 120p. illus.(some col). Soft Cover. Very Good.
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