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1 - Cumbria Lakeland And The Borders October 1966
Dalesman 1966 Soft Cover Very Good 
Magazine of 50pp, cover with a picture of Temple Sowerby. Previous owner's name to back cover, otherwise clean. Includes the Great Storm of Borrowdale, Abbot Hall, Keswick Moot Hall, modern folk tales, and a review of a book on Beatrix Potter. 
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2 - Grange and Cartmel A Guide For Tourists
Dalesman 1969 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 
28pp, colour illustrated soft covers. Many b + w illustrations. Attractive period advertisements. Original owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise clean. Includes Cartmel Coast, Holker Hall, Newby Bridge and Winster Valley. 
Price: 3.00 GBP
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3 - Guide To the Lake District with an Outline Guide for Walkers and a Special Section for Motorists
Ward Lock 1111 Hard Cover Very Good 
24th edition, probably 1940s. 192pp and attractive period advertisements. Red cloth covered boards, worn to edge of spine. B + w illustrations and fold-out maps. Previous owner's name to flyleaf and inner cover, otherwise internally clean. Still useful. 
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4 - Lovely Lakeland Potrayed in Photogravure
Abraham 1948 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 
Illustrated soft covers, with a little loss to one corner. 55 sepia photogravures, which won 22 prize medals, including all the lakes, Wordsworth's Cottage etc and a map of the Lake District. 
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5 Abbott, Stan To Kill A Railway
Leading Edge 1986 0948135018 / 9780948135019 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 
162pp, laminated illustrated card covers with a couple of light creases. B + w illustrations. Internally clean and tight. The run-down of the Settle-Carlisle railway, and the fight to save it. 
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6 Allen, S E Natural History of the District Around Grange Over Sands
Grange and District Natural History Society 1975 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good Peter Davies, Nancie A Bell 
55pp, white card covers with bird illustration. B + w illustrations. Original owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. Topography, flowers, mosses, fungi, moths, mammals, birds etc. 
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7 Bradley, A G and Pennell, Joseph Highways And Byways in the Lake District
Jackson & Sproat 1980 Trade Paperback Very Good Joseph Pennell 
332pp, illustrated soft covers with light creases to spine. B + w illustrations and map. Internally clean.. A facsimile reprint of an early edition of a popular guidebook to the people and sights of the Lake District. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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8 Bragg, Melvyn The Maid Of Buttermere
Sceptre 1989 0340423730 / 9780340423738 Mass Market Paperback Very Good 
478pp, the edges browning a little with age, illustrated softback covers. Internaly clean and tight. An imposter marries a beautiful young woman - set in the Lake District in the 19th century. 
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9 Catlow, Richard Exploring Historic Cumbria Over 300 Places to Visit
Countryside Publications 1978 0861570057 / 9780861570058 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good Stuart Mason 
48pp, illustrated card covers. B + W photographs. Original owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise a clean, tight copy. Historic houses and scenery around Ambleside, Hawkshead, Keswick, Cockermouth, Ullswater, Cartmel, Kendal, Kirkby Lonsdale, Carlisle etc. 
Price: 3.50 GBP
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10 Champness, John Shire County Guide Lancashire
Shire 1989 0852639848 / 9780852639849 First Edition Soft Cover Fine 
64pp, illustrated card covers. B + w illustrations. A clean, tight copy. Historic houses, museums, towns, places, industrial heritage and churches etc of Lancashire. Shire County Guide No.29 
Price: 4.50 GBP
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11 Clark, Geoffrey and Thompson, W Harding The Lakeland Landscape
A & C Black 1938 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
136pp, green cloth covered boards, a little faded and rubbed to the spine. 16 b + w photographs. Endpaper map and fold-out maps. Lacks the colour landscape map. Previous owner has written the date 1942 on the flyleaf, a few light spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise clean. Journeys through the landscape and geology of Cumbria and its people. 
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12 Davies, Hunter A Walk Around the Lakes
Arrow 1989 0099504804 / 9780099504801 Mass Market Paperback Very Good 
Revised edition. 339pp, the edges browning a little with age, illustrated softback covers. B + w photographs and maps. A couple of small spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise internally clean and tight. A readable book on the Lake District. its places and its poets. 
Price: 2.00 GBP
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13 De Quincey, Thomas Reminiscences of the English Lake Poets
Dent 1111 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Presumed first Everyman edition, circa 1910. 335pp, blue cloth covered boards with gilt flower ornament to spine. Decorated title pages and endpapers. A light crease to the bottom edge of a couple of preliminary pages, otherwise internally clean. Memories of Wordsworth, Coleridge, Southey, Hannah More, Sarah Siddons etc. 
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14 Evans, A L The Naturalists' Lake District Including Maritime Cumbria
Dalesman 1971 0852061129 / 9780852061121 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 
96pp, illustrated card covers, a little rubbed to spine. Many b + w illustrations. Previous owner's name to flyleaf, 4 pages have neat underlining, otherwise clean and tight. The flora and fauna of the Lake District.. 
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15 Eyre, Kathleen Famous Lakeland Homes
Dalesman 1975 0852062885 / 9780852062883 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good Bruce Danz 
96pp, illustrated card covers a little rubbed to edge of spine. Many b + w illustrations. Original owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise a clean, tight, copy. The historic houses of the Lake District. 
Price: 5.50 GBP
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16 Findler, Gerald Folk Lore of the Lake Counties
Dalesman 1968 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 
80pp, illustrated card covers. Many b + w illustrations. Original owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise a clean, tight, copy. The folk lore, remedies and customs of places in the Lake District 
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17 Findler, Gerald Legends of the Lake Counties
Dalesman 1970 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 
80pp, illustrated card covers. Many b + w illustrations. Original owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise a clean, tight, copy. The folk tales and stories of places in the Lake District 
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18 Garlick, Tom Romans in the Lake Counties
Dalesman 1970 First Edition Soft Cover Fine 
Foreword by Prof. Eric Birley. 80pp, illustrated card covers. Many b + w illustrations. A clean copy. The roman conquest, forts and way of life in the Lake District, with a bibliography and list of sites. 
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19 Garner, Lawrence Dry Stone Walls
Shire 1985 0852636660 / 9780852636664 Soft Cover Very Good 
32pp, illustrated card covers. Many b + w illustrations. Previous owner's name to title page, otherwise a very clean copy. Who built the first dry stone walls and when, and how they are built and maintained. Shire Album No.114 
Price: 1.50 GBP
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20 Grange Natural History Society Birds of Grange Estuary
G.U.D.C. 1111 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 
Leaflet of 4 A4 size pages.. Clean. B + w illustrations and descriptions of 20 of the birds to be found in Grange Estuary in the Lake District 
Price: 2.50 GBP
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