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The Motor Boat September 21 1934

By: Dangerfield, Roland E (Director)

Price: £15.50

Publisher: Temple Press Limited: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17113

Condition: Good

Large format magazine. Paper covers with an illustrated advertisment for The British Power Boat Co, partly detached at the spine, which has rusty staples. Internally clean and tight. B + w photographs (including Coverack) and plans of boats. Articles include Scott Paine's Success at Venice, Winter Care of the Machinery, Two Men in Search of a Boat, Tewkesbury to Leamington in a 47ft Hire Cruiser and London's Latest Motor Tug. Attractive period advertisements. Vol 61 No 1574 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

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

Geomorphological Processes

By: Derbyshire, E and Gregory, K J and Hails, J R

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Dawson Westview Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16794

ISBN: 0712909230

Condition: Very Good

A heavy book of 312pp, the page edges browning a little with age, illustrated card covers. B + w illustrations. Previous owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise a very clean, tight copy. Part of the Studies in Physical Geography series. 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

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

Country Wise

By: Drabble, Phil

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Michael Joseph: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13645

ISBN: 0718119525

Condition: Very Good

191pp, complete dustjacket. B + w photographs. Original owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise internally very clean. Stories of English country life and its creatures. View more info

Design for a Wilderness

By: Drabble, Phil

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Readers Union: 1975

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 15027

Condition: Fine

138pp, the edges browning a very little with age. Complete dustjacket, faded to spine. B + w photographs. Internally very clean. How the author creatied a wildlife sanctuary in his woodland. View more info

Useful Plants

By: Duddington, C L

Price: £5.50

Publisher: McGraw-Hill: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14603

Condition: Very Good

64pp, illustrated boards professionally laminated. Many colour illustrations. Small school library stamp to flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. Plants as food, drink, drugs, perfume, paper etc. for young people View more info

Rural Discontent in Nineteenth Century Britain

By: Dunbabin, J P D

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Faber: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17059

ISBN: 0571088139

Condition: Very Good

320pp, complete dustjacket with a little wear to the corners. Internally very clean and Near Fine. Treats the subject of rural discontent as a whole, together with Village Radicalism in East Anglia by A J Peacock and Agricultural Trade Unionism in Oxford by Pamela Horn, as well as Hiring Fairs in Scotland, Northumberland in the 1870s. the Crofters Land War, the Welsh Tithe War etc. View more info

The Oxford Literary Guide to the British Isles

By: Eagle, Dorothy and Carnell, Hilary

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Oxford: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12819

ISBN: 0198691238

Condition: Very Good

413 pp, the paper browning a little with age. Priceclipped dustjacket is otherwise complete. 13 maps. A couple of light marks to edges, otherwise clean. Places connected with over 900 writers, from Bede to Tolkien. View more info

The Planning and Management of Environmentally Sensitive Areas

By: Eagles, Paul F J

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Longman: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16911

ISBN: 0582300746

Condition: Fine

160pp, illustrated soft covers by Kathryn Lunn. B + w illustrations. A clean copy. An integrated introduction to the ecology of ESAs, with planning and management strategies. Part of the Themes in Resource Management series. View more info