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The World Of Water

By: Cook, J Gordon

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Scientific Book Club, ND:

Seller ID: 2387

Condition: Very Good


192pp, dustjacket with edgewear. B + w photographs. Previous owner's signature and date Dec 1959 on flyleaf otherwise internally clean. The role of water in human life. View more info

Ruth

By: Cooper, Vera

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Lutterworth: 1950

Seller ID: 2427

Condition: Very Good


160pp, red cloth boards, sunned to spine with a couple of marks. Ex Boots Library, so sticker on front but no stamps and internally clean. The story of the Biblical Ruth, for young people View more info

Parish Churches

By: Cox, J C and Ford, C B and Little, Bryan

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Batsford: 1963

Seller ID: 11047

Condition: Very Good


Revised edition. 187pp, the page edges browning a little with age. Illustrated softback covers. B + w illustrations. Original owner's name to title page, otherwise a very clean, tight copy The history and architecture of the historic churches of England. View more info

Parish Churches

By: Cox, J C and Ford, C B and Little, Bryan

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Batsford: 1961

Seller ID: 12775

Condition: Very Good


187pp, the page edges browning with age. Illustrated softback covers. B + w illustrations. Original owner's name to inner cover, otherwise a clean, tight copy The history and architecture of the historic churches of England. View more info

A Dog's Life in The Dales

By: Cropper, Katy and Collins, Barbara

Price: £1.50

Publisher: Bantam: 1993

Seller ID: 15008

ISBN: 0553406388

Condition: Very Good


203pp,the paper browning a little with age, illustrated softback covers with a couple of light creases. B + w illustrations. Internally clean and tight. The frank and funny autobiography of a young shepherdess in the Yorkshire Dales, who won 'One Man nd His Dog' in 1990. View more info

Literary Landscapes of the British Isles

By: Daiches, David and Flower, John

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Paddington: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6491

ISBN: 0709201508

Condition: Fine


286pp, dustjacket faded to spine and with one short closed tear to the front. Many b + w illustrations. Internally clean. Maps and essays to show how places have coloured the imaginations of writers. woolf's London, Hardy's Wessex, Joyce's Dublin, Wuthering Heights, Bath, the Romantics etc. View more info

The Dorset Coast A Geological Guide

By: Davies, G M

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Black: 1956

Seller ID: 5796

Condition: Very Good


2nd edition, with 14 photographs and 44 drawings. 128pp, black cloth covered boards. Previous owner's name on flyleaf, otherwise internally very clean. For geologists, geographers and fossil collectors. View more info

Letters From An American Farmer

By: De Crevecoeur, J Hector St John

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Dent: 1111

Seller ID: 16157

Condition: Very Good


Presumed first Everyman edition, circa 1910. Introduction by Warren Barton Blake. 256pp. including Notes and Index, dark green cloth covered boards with gilt flower ornament, a little faded, to spine. Decorated endpapers and title pages. Internally clean. A classic of American literature, first published in 1793. View more info

Vernacular Architecture Volume 7 1976

By: De Zouche Hall, Sir Robert, Baumgarten, Karl et al

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Phillimore for the Vernacular Architecture Group: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15644

Condition: Very Good


Large format. 40pp, stapled soft covers with a few tiny fox marks. B + w illustrations. A clean copy. Includes Dendrochronology as a tool for Dating Vernacular Buildings in the North of England, Some Notes on the History of the German Hall House, Bed Outshuts in the Gower, Segregation in Vernacular Buildings, Unusual Timber Frame Construction in the Porch of Little Hadham Church, Hertfordshire, Aisled Timber Barns in East Kent etc. View more info

A Breath of Border Air

By: Derwent, Lavinia

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Arrow: 1987

Seller ID: 12095

ISBN: 0099140209

Condition: Very Good


191pp, illustrated softback covers. B + w illustrations. A clean, tight copy. Memories of a country childhood in the Border country of Scotland. View more info

British Regional Geology South West England

By: Dewey, Henry

Price: £5.00

Publisher: HMSO: 1964

Seller ID: 8333

Condition: Very Good


Second Edition, with later amendments. 74pp, green soft covers, a little faded to edges. B + w photogrpahs and illustrations. Previous owner's name to title page, otherwise internally clean and tight. The geology of Cornwall, Devon and Somerset. View more info

Save The Birds

By: Diamond, Antony W and Schreiber, Rudlof L and Attenborough, David and Prestt, Ian

Price: £16.50

Publisher: Pro Natur: 1989

Seller ID: 13157

ISBN: 0946888191

Condition: Fine


Fully revised edition. A large, havy book of 384pp. Complete dustjacket. Many beautiful colour photographs. A clean copy. The endangered birds of the world and what we should do to save them View more info

An Illustrated Literary Guide to Shropshire

By: Dickins, Gordon

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Shropshire LIbraries: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14487

ISBN: 0903802376

Condition: Very Good


128pp, laminated illustrated boards with a long crease to the front. B + w illustrations. Internally very clean and tight. Accounts of the many authors and places with Shropshire connections. View more info

Climate And Weather

By: Dickson, H N

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Williams and Norgate: 1923

Seller ID: 5495

Condition: Very Good


2nd reprint of the 1912 edition. .256pp, green coth covered boards. Front gutter worn but holding, some pencil underlining, otherwise clean copy. Part of the Home University Library series. View more info

Tackle Climbing

By: Disley, John

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Stanley Paul: 1977

Seller ID: 1951

ISBN: 0091292700

Condition: Very Good


Revised edition. 144pp, dustjacket in protective plastic wrapper. B + w illustrations. Remains of issue slip on flyleaf and stamp to rear of title page - a good 'reading copy'.. View more info

English Counties A Book of New Photographs

By: Dixon-Scott, J

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Thomas Nelson: 1950

Seller ID: 10864

Condition: Fine


Reprint of the 1937 edition. Foreword by Cecil Roberts. Tall format. Dustjacket with loss to bottom of spine. Internally clean. Full-page b + w photographs of traditional English scenes.. View more info

Nature Studies and Fairy Tales For Infant Schools and Lower Classes Based on the Theories of Froebel and Herbert

By: Dodd, Catherine I

Price: £37.00

Publisher: Nelson: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13174

Condition: Very Good


206pp and Plates.Green cloth covered boards, a little marked to edge of spine. B + w illustrations and a section of colour plates. Internally clean. Help for teachers in preparing lessons, poetry, nature studies, etc. View more info

Peasant Customs and Savage Myths Selections from the British Folklorists Volume One and Volume Two

By: Dorson, Richard M

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Routledge: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11143

ISBN: 0710029659

Condition: Very Good


751pp. Two volumes with red cloth covered boards, a little faded to spine. Ex University reference Library, so labels and a couple of stamps, otherwise a clean set. Extracts from the writings of folklorists from the C18 onwards. View more info

A Writer's Britain Landscape in Literature

By: Drabble, Margaret

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Thames and Hudson: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8610

ISBN: 0500012199

Condition: Fine


Large book of 281pp + index. Complete dustjacket, faded to spine. Many colour and b + w photographs. A clean copy. Writers and the landscapes which inspired them. View more info

Country Seasons

By: Drabble, Phil

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Michael Joseph: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13639

ISBN: 0718115481

Condition: Very Good


213pp, complete dustjacket. B + w photographs. Original owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. A naturalist's home and the animals who live round him through the seasons. View more info