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Island Camera. The Isles of Scilly in the Photography of the Gibson Family.

By: ARLOTT, John (With Rex Cowan and Frank Gibson.):

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1983.:

Seller ID: 23722


2nd ed. "... for those who know the islands it adds a valuable extra dimension, and many visitors have found it a delightful companion for their explorations." 24.3cms. x 19cms. Pp. 112, frontis, b/w photographs throughout. Brown cloth, gilt title to spine, illustrated d/w. VG/VG. View more info

Sussex. (The Penguin Guides).

By: BANKS, F.R.:

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1957.:

Seller ID: 12628


1st.ed. "Deals with topography, geology and history of the county...Accommodation and transport...Road routes covering the county in detail." Pp. 381. 11 sketch maps. Page edges toned. P/b. G. View more info

Walk Perthshire.

By: BARTHOLOMEW.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: Bartholomew, 1996. 0702829447:

Seller ID: 34114


Fully mapped guide to 45 scenic walks, produced in association with Perthshire Tourist Board. Pp.104, 45 line drawing maps of scenic walks. Ring binding portrait format, stiff card covers. VG. View more info

Towpaths of England. (Illustrated by David Chesworth).

By: BEARSHAW, Brian.:

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London: Guild Publishing. 1985.:

Seller ID: 26789


"Easy to walk and simple to follow, canal and navigation towpaths provide tranquil routes through some of England's loveliest countryside and give access to fascinating glimpses of industrial history". Pp 192, some b/w illustrations. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. Illustrated d/w. VG/VG. View more info

The Skirts of the Great City.

By: BELL, Mrs Arthur G.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London: Methuen & Co., 1907. 0:

Seller ID: 37989


A history of London suburbs. Pp.viii/320/40(ads for other publications), colour frontispiece + 15 further colour illustrations and 17 black & white photo illustrations by Arthur G. Bell and a map from a drawing by B.C.Boulter to front endpapers, owner's details inner endpaper, occasional spotting, pp.vii/viii is slightly loose. Red cloth, gilt decorated title to spine. G+. View more info

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The Stane Street. A Monograph. (Illustrated by William Hyde).

By: BELLOC, Hilaire.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London: Constable & Company Ltd, 1913.:

Seller ID: 43266


1st edition. Monograph about Stane Street, the modern name given to an important 90-kilometre-long Roman road in England that linked London to the Roman town of Noviomagus Reginorum, or Regnentium, later renamed Chichester by the Saxons. Pp.x/304, frontispiece drypoint illustration with tissue guard + 15 further illustrations from drypoints by William Hyde, 22 sketch and street maps + a folding map of Stane Street to end, owner's name (John Sadler) to front free endpape... View more info

A Touring Guide to English Villages.

By: BRERETON, Peter.:

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London: Peerage Books, 1990.:

Seller ID: 12478


Rep. 52 convenient, easy-to-follow tours covering nearly 300 of England's most picturesque villages, divided into 12 areas with specially commissioned maps, line drawings and photographs. 24.3cms. x 13cms. Pp. 224, illustd. throughout + maps. Illustd. laminated boards. F/F. View more info

Through Britain on Country Roads.

By: BRERETON, Peter.:

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London: Book Club Associates, 1982.:

Seller ID: 12477


1st ed. 18 carefully chosen routes consisting wherever possible of quiet minor roads, for motorists and cyclists. 24.5cms. x 13cms. Pp. 320, 112 b/w illustns., 20 colour plates +18 maps. Green cloth, gilt title to spine, illustd. d/w. VG/VG. View more info

Past and Present London. A new perspective.

By: BROOKS, James.:

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Wiltshire: Ptarmigan Publishing Ltd., 1998.:

Seller ID: 9160


1st ed. History of London. Pp. 95/ 53 Hotel adverts. + 4 maps., colour illustns. throughout. P/b. Illustd. cover. 29.7 cms. x 24 cms. VG. View more info

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The Peak: Some Places & People.

By: CASSON, Bernard and THORBURN, Jean.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Sheffield: J.W.Northend Limited, 1933.:

Seller ID: 42063


"The reader has, in these graphic pages, the best from many note-books and many sketch-books, fruits of journeys undertaken during one of the most exquisite summers on record."(Foreword. John Oakley). Pp.115, over 40 drawings throughout + maps to endpapers by Bernard Casson. Blue cloth spine with bright yellow boards, yellow illustrated dustwrapper a little soiled with darkened spine and small tears to top edges but now in a removable clear protective wrap. VG/Good. View more info

Explore Lakeland by Car.

By: DALESMAN.:

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Clapham, via Lancaster. England: Dalesman Books, 1985.:

Seller ID: 14278


7th ed. "Describing more than 50 places to visit in all parts of Lakeland" Pp.56 with b/w photographs and maps throughout, name to verso front cover. P/b with illustrated cover. VG. View more info

Pastoral Pedals, Pints and People. A Cycle Ride round the Diocese.

By: DENNIS, John.

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Stowmarket: Cappella, 1990. 0:

Seller ID: 11723


1st ed. "Bishop John's cycle ride around the diocese ... descriptions of people and comments in the form of a diary." Pp.64 with b/w cartoon illustrations, coloured folding map to rear. Pbk. VG. View more info

Exmoor Border from Minehead. Footpath Guides No.27.

By: ELLIOTT, F.C.:

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London:Saint Catherines Press,1947.:

Seller ID: 14163


Companion to the Footpath Guide No.5.(Exmoor) by the same author. Includes d/w ordnance survey map of the area. 13.5cms x 9cms. Pp.67,b/w photo frontis. + 7 further b/w photo illustrations. Stiff card covers with d/w map. G+/G+. View more info

Ships and Harbours of Exmoor.

By: FARR, Grahame.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Dulverton: Exmoor Press, 1974.:

Seller ID: 9505


Enlarged 2nd ed. Microstudy D1. Study of the ships and harbours of Exmoor. Pp. 64, 26 b/w photos, 2 drawings, + 4 maps. P/b. Illustd. cover. G+. View more info

Discovering Shakespeare Country.

By: FOX, Dr. Levi.:

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Loughborough: Ladybird Books, 1987.:

Seller ID: 18974


1st ed. Pictorial guide to Shakespeare country. Pp. 51/2 Index, colour illustrations throughout, street and towns maps to front endpapers. Illustrated laminated boards. VG. View more info

Walking in Southern Lakeland. (Dalesman Mini-Book).

By: GREENWOOD, Brian and Joy.:

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Clapham: The Dalesman, 1975.:

Seller ID: 32462


Written on behalf of the Rambler's Association (Lake District Area). Pp.62, sketch walking maps throughout. Pbk, slightly rubbed. VG. View more info

Walking in Derbyshire. A Detailed Route Guide for Rambling in the Peak District National Park and Adjacent Countryside.

By: HAWORTH, James. (editor).:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Derby: Derbyshire Countryside. 1972.:

Seller ID: 27228


Pp. 64, many sketch maps. P/b, illustrated cover. VG. View more info

Dennis Healey's Yorkshire Dales. A Celebration of the Yorkshire Dales Landscape.

By: HEALEY, Dennis.:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Skipton: Dalesman. 1998.:

Seller ID: 26961


"After leaving the House of Commons in 1991 Dennis Healey was delighted to preside over the National Trust's Appeal for the Yorkshire Moors and Dales. With his concern for the landscape, buildings and nature of the Dales, he is ideally placed to introduce these images from the portfolios of four of Yorkshire's most talented and exciting photographers". 30cms x 22.5cms. Pp 143, full of colour illustrations. P/b, illustrated cover. G+. View more info

Cornwall.

By: HOPKINS, R. Thurston.:

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London: Blackie & Son Ltd., nd.:

Seller ID: 25829


nd. Our Beautiful Homeland. Pp. 63, colour frontis, 7 colour illustrations, maps to endpapers. Green cloth, illustrated d/w has edge tears. VG/G. View more info

Walking the Edge. A spirited trek the length of the English coastline.

By: JONES, Graham.:

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Godalming, England: Highland Books, 2001.:

Seller ID: 19584


"Have you swallowed the myth that clergy are wimps? Then read this story of endurance as a clergyman bounces back from bereavement and early retirement to walk 2000 miles along the edge of England - Rev Dr Michael Creen, author, evangelist, academic. Pp.223+ pp.14 colour illustrations. Signed. P/b with illustrated cover. VG. View more info