Category: Countryside


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Latter Day Rural England 1927

By: Bensusan, S L

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Benn: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8176

Condition: Very Good

221pp. Green boards, dustjacket with short tears to the edges, a little loss to the spine. One light mark to foredge, otherwise internally very clean. A tour round farming centres to study conditions. View more info

The Potter's Companion

By: Birks, Tony

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Batsford: 1977

Seller ID: 14077

ISBN: 0713409452

Condition: Very Good

Second edition. 208pp, illustrated softback covers. Many colour and b + w illustrations. One light crease to spine, otherwise a very clean, tight, Near Fine copy. Information and encouragement in all techniques of pottery making. View more info

The Cycle of Erosion in Different Climates

By: Birot, Pierre

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Batsford: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16867

Condition: Good

Translated by C. Ian Jackson and Keith M Clayton. 144p, Complete dustjacket with a little wear to the corners. B + w illustrations. Previous owner's small name stamp to the flyleaf, extensive pencil marginal notes, some of them uncomplimentary, by a fellow expert on morphology, otherwise clean. View more info

Elizabeth's England

By: Birt, David

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Longman: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11873

ISBN: 058250287X

Condition: Fine

225pp, complete dustjacket. Many b + w illustrations. A very clean copy. Life in Elizabethan England shown by an exploration of the surviving buildings. View more info

Land Degradation and Society

By: Blaikie, Piers and Brookfield, Harold et al

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Methuen: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16871

ISBN: 0416401503

Condition: Fine

296p, illustrated soft covers. B + w illustrations. A clean copy. Using the approach of regional political ecology to find solutions to the problems of why land management so often fails to prevent soil erosion, and who these problems affect most. View more info

Country Craft Tools

By: Blandford, Percy W

Price: £7.00

Publisher: David & Charles: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14563

ISBN: 07153564871

Condition: Very Good

240pp, priceclipped dustjacket is otherwise complete. B + w illustrations. Gift inscription blanked out to flyleaf, otherwise internally clean.. The traditional tools used by country craftsmen in Britain, the Commonwealth and the USA described and illustrated. View more info

Farm Crops

By: Boatfield, Graham

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Farming Press: 1990

Seller ID: 15098

ISBN: 0852361297

Condition: Very Good

Revised second edition. 144pp, illustrated soft covers. B + w illustrations. Previous owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise a very clean copy. A scientific approach to cereal, root, break, forage and grassland crops. View more info

Our Food, Our Land Why Contemporary Farming Practices Must Change

By: Body, Richard

Price: £4.00

Publisher: RIder: 1991

Seller ID: 10371

ISBN: 0712646418

Condition: Very Good

Tall softback of 330pp. A couple of light creases to covers, otherwise a very clean copy. Changes in British farming over the last 50 years, and the need for more organic techniques View more info

Higher Wharfeland The Dale of Romance From Ormskirk to Cam Fell

By: Bogg, Edmund

Price: £9.50

Publisher: John Sampson: 1904

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17117

Condition: Good

353pp and errata page. Green cloth covered boards, now bumped to one corner and faded and marked to the edge, with a little wear to the spine. Many b + w illustrations ad photographs. Internally clean and tight. 'Being a Description of its Picturesque Features, History, Antiquities, Rare Architecture, Tradition, Old World Story and Also Its Flora' View more info

Yorkshire Revealed

By: Bolton, G Douglas

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Oliver and Boyd: 1961

Seller ID: 9822

Condition: Very Good

260pp, complete dustjacket in clear plastic cover sellotaped to inner boards. 68 b + w photographs. Gift inscription on flyleaf, otherwise a clean copy. A conducted tour of the sights of Yorkshire. View more info

Blenheim Landscape for a Palace

By: Bond, James and Tiller, Kate

Price: £16.50

Publisher: Sutton: 1997

Seller ID: 11733

ISBN: 0750915897

Condition: Fine

Revised second edition. 170pp, laminated softback covers. B + w illustrations. A very clean copy. The past, present and future of one of Britain's great historic landscapes. View more info

The Life of Monkeys and Apes

By: Boorer, Michael

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Macdonald: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13709

ISBN: 0356049094

Condition: Very Good

Large format. Laminated illustrated boards. Many colour illustrations. School ownership stamp to title page, otherwise a clean Near Fine copy. A simple introduction to the way monkeys and apes live, with reference and projects section. View more info

The Secret Country More Mysterious Britain

By: Bord, Janet and Colin

Price: £1.50

Publisher: Granada Paladin: 1978

Seller ID: 6706

ISBN: 0586082670

Condition: Very Good

247pp, illustrated softback covers. B + w illustrations. Clean and tight. The ancient and mysterious sites of Britain, ley lines, folk lore and tradition etc. View more info

Mysterious Britain

By: Bord, Janet and Colin

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Granada Paladin: 1977

Seller ID: 9004

ISBN: 0586081577

Condition: Very Good

287pp, illustrated softback covers, a little rubbed to corners. B + w photographs. Original owner's bookplate to inner cover, otherwise a tight, clean copy. View more info


By: Borrow, George

Price: £7.50

Publisher: John Murray: 1907

Seller ID: 10121

Condition: Very Good

569p. blue cloth covered boards, decorated spine now a little faded, worn to bottom edge. B + w illustrations, foxed to edges. Internally clean. Includes suppressed episodes, notes, biography etc View more info

The Romany Rye

By: Borrow, George

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Cresset Press: 1948

Seller ID: 8104

Condition: Very Good

Introduction by Walter Starkie. 414pp.priceclipped dustjacket with a little wear to ends of spine. Light spots of foxing to flyleaf, otherwise internally very clean. View more info

Grimsby As It Was

By: Boswell, D and Storey, J M

Price: £11.50

Publisher: Hendon: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13277

ISBN: 0902907506

Condition: Fine

Long format. Illustrated soft covers. Each page has early black and white early photographs of life in Grimsby, with accompanying explanatory text. The staples now rusting, otherwsie a clean copy. View more info

On Foot in Yorkshire

By: Boyd, Donald

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Alexander MacLehose: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15287

Condition: Very Good

187pp, with brown cloth covered boards. B + w photographs. A couple of light spots of foxing, otherwise internally clean. Travelling around Yorkshire. View more info

Braddock's Complete Guide to Horse-Racing Selection and Betting with Statistical Information By 'Trainers Record'

By: Braddock, Peter

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Longman: 1984

Seller ID: 12192

ISBN: 0582503051

Condition: Fine

236pp, complete dustjacket, B + w illustrations. A very clean copy. The logical way to pick winners in both Flat and National Hunt racing. View more info

The Nationwide Book of British Trees

By: Bridgeman, Peter

Price: £3.50

Publisher: BBC: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13729

ISBN: 0563176334

Condition: Very Good

64pp, illustrated card covers. B + w illustrations. Original owner's name to title page, otherwise internally clean. From the Nationwide series 'Crisis in the Countryside'. How our trees are disappearing, descriptions of trees, and what trees to plant. View more info