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English Wild Life

By: Parker, Eric

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Longmans, Green & Co: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14849

Condition: Very Good


180pp, green cloth covered boards with gilt logo. Pencil gift inscription to flyleaf, otherwise a very clean copy. Part of the English Heritage series - the birds, animals and creatures of the English shore, woods, rivers etc. View more info

Potato Growing the Organic Way

By: Pears, Pauline M

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Henry Doubleday Research Association: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15395

ISBN: 0905343085

Condition: Fine


Foreword by Geoff Hamilton. 32pp, orange soft covers. B + w illustrations. A very clean copy. View more info

Racing Pigs and Giant Marrows Travels Around North Country Fairs

By: Pearson, Harry

Price: £1.25

Publisher: Abacus: 1997

Seller ID: 12009

ISBN: 034910946X

Condition: Very Good


226pp, the edges browning a little with age, illustrated softback covers, B + w photographs. Internally clean and tight. Travels around the country fairs of Yorkshire, Cumbria, Durham etc View more info

Human Geography

By: Perpillou, Aime Vincent

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Longmans: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5450

Condition: Very Good


522pp, dustjacket with portionms of loss. B + w illustrations and fold out coloured map. Previous oowner's name on inner board, otherwise internally clean. Development of techniques in man's use of his environment, population, industries etc. - intended for university students. View more info

The Other Side of the Dale

By: Phinn, Gervase

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Penguin: 1999

Seller ID: 9453

ISBN: 0140275428

Condition: Fine


1st softback edition. 276pp, softback covers by Nick Hely-Hutchinson. A clean, tight copy. Hilarious stories of a school inspector in the Yorkshire Dales View more info

The Wonders of Nature

By: Pocock, R I and Brightwell, LR and Westell, Percival et al

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Odhams: 1111

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13728

Condition: Very Good


Probably 1940s. 256pp, green cloth covered boards, a little rubbed to corners. B + w photographs, and drawings by C F Tunnicliffe. Endpaper maps. Internally clean. How animals and plans live and behave in relation to their natural surroundings. View more info

Coco A Biography

By: Powell, Dilys

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Hodder: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13892

Condition: Very Good


122pp, yellow cloth covered boards with a couple of faint marks to front. B + w illustrations. An affectionate account of living with Coco the apricot poodle, by the author and film critic Dilys Powell. View more info

The English Parish Church

By: Powys, A R

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Longmans: 1930

Seller ID: 3589

Condition: Very Good


165pp, green cloth covered boards with gilt tree vignette. Five b + w illustrations. Small spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise clean. The development, fittings and use of the parish church. View more info

York Our Beautiful Homeland

By: Pressly, I P

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Blackie: 1111

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13141

Condition: Very Good


Probably 1950s. 60pp, illustrated dustjacket with wear to the edges. Endpaper maps. 8 attractive full page colour illustrations. Internally clean. A history of the city and its famous buildings. View more info

Discover Norman Britain 9 Norman Heritage Trails

By: Quick, Richard (editor)

Price: £2.00

Publisher: English Tourist Board: 1978

Seller ID: 6787

ISBN: 0903265974

Condition: Very Good


Softback of 40pp in decorated laminated softback covers. Colour frontispiece and many sepia illustrations. Clean and tight. 9 trails in England and Wales to discover the Normans and their churches and castles. View more info

Teach Yourself Geology

By: Raistrick, A

Price: £6.00

Publisher: English Universities Press: 1960

Seller ID: 12751

Condition: Fine


272pp, dustjacket with tears to edges. Internally very clean. B + w illustrations. An introduction to Physical, historical and applied geology, with practical hints for fieldwork.. View more info

The Dalesman's Yorkshire Annual 1973

By: Raistrick, Arthur et al

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Dalesman: 1972

Seller ID: 13389

ISBN: 0852061692

Condition: Very Good


96pp, card covers with illustration of Shibden Hall by L G Kersley. B + w illustrations. A clean copy. Includes Winfred Haward on Lady Anne Clifford and Arthur Raistrick on life in the Lead Mines. View more info

Ramblers Through Northumberland

By: Ramblers Association

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Frank Graham: 1977

Seller ID: 15762

ISBN: 0859830942

Condition: Very Good


78pp, colour illustrated soft covers with one crease to the front. Many b + w illustrations and maps by Betty Fletcher. Internally clean and tight. 9 walks by the Ramblers Association from Alston and Cumbria to Craster and Embleton. View more info

Fly High Run Free

By: Ratcliffe, Jane

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Chatto & Windus: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 13607

ISBN: 0701123656

Condition: Very Good


Foreword by Virginia McKenna. 168pp, priceclipped cover with an indentation mark to the fornt has one tiny closed tear to foldover but is otherwise complete. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the title page, otherwise internally very clean. The work of the Cheshire and Lake District naturalist, who looks after wounded birds and animals and returns them to the wild. View more info

The Wolds Way Long Distance Footpath Guide No 12

By: Ratcliffe, Roger

Price: £2.50

Publisher: HMSO: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14546

ISBN: 0117008990

Condition: Very Good


114pp, colour illustrated soft covers. Colour and b + w illustrations. Maps. Internally clean. A guide, and what to see on the long distance footpath across the Wolds of the East Riding of Yorkshire. View more info

Living With The Laird A Love Affair with a Man and his Mansion

By: Rathbone, Belinda

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Harper Perennial: 2007

Seller ID: 13328

ISBN: 0007246218

Condition: Fine


306pp and extra features. Illustrated softback covers. B + w and colour illustrations. A very clean, tight copy. The personal story of an american wife trying to restore a crunbling Scottish mansion. View more info

Staffordshire and The Black Country

By: Raven, Michael

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Michael Raven: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12354

ISBN: 0906114128

Condition: Fine


A heavy book of 419pp with red cloth covered boards with gilt title. Many colour and b + w photographs. A very clean copy. A gazetteer of the historic pre1974 county of Staffordshire. View more info

The Illustrated Herdwick Shepherd

By: Rebanks, James

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Particular Books: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16808

ISBN: 1846148901

Condition: Fine


176pp, buff hard back covers with a colour illustration. Many colour photographs by the author. A clean copy. The life of a sheep farmer in Matterdale in the Lake District. View more info

Historical and Literary Botany Containing the Qualities Anecdotes and Superstitions Relative to Trees Plants and Flowers which are Mentioned in Sacred and Profane History Vol III

By: Reid, Eliza P and De Genlis, Madame

Price: £36.00

Publisher: Windsor, C Andrews: 1826

Seller ID: 16506

Condition: Good


203pp, marbled to edges. Lacks the boards and spine cover. Previous owner's name to title page, a very little wear to the corners of the flyleaf and title page, but otherwise clean and tight. Vol III contains rice, maize etc and a chapter on Funereal Flowers including cypress etc, flowers from mouldiness, fruits and vegetables not growing on trees, celebrated gardens, petrified and fabulous plants, flowers of gold and precious stones etc and also includes Flowers Or The Artists A Romantic Story from the French of Mme de Genlis. View more info

In The Silver Dale An Abridgement from the Book Entitled The Silver Dale

By: Riley, William

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Dalesman: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15411

Condition: Good


36pp, illustrated soft covers with a photograph of the author. B + w illustrations. The covers now grubby, but internally clean. Stories of living in Silverdale, near Morecambe Bay, abridged from 'The Silver Dale' View more info