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Image for From Acre End: portrait of a village

From Acre End: portrait of a village

By: Harris, Mollie

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus: 1986

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 27411

ISBN: 0701130792

Condition: Very Good


Clean and tightly bound larger format paperback which is signed by the author on the title page, but has no other inscriptions. Lovely book of reminiscences about the village of Eynsham. 154 pages, 67 photo illustrations, map endpapers, foreword by Phil Drabble.; View more info

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The living landscape: the seasons of a Suffolk village

By: Harrison, Fraser

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Pluto Press: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4417

ISBN: 0745300863

Condition: Good


Clean, tightly bound paperback original, spine sunned and creased, card covers rubbed at corners, signed 'To Helen, with best wishes, Fraser Harrison' inside front cover. 136 pages, illustrated by Harriett Dell, East Anglian Daily Times article about the author laid in View more info

Lost World: England 1933 - 1936

By: Hartley, Dorothy

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Prospect Books: 2012

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 53092

ISBN: 1903018978

Condition: Fair


Clean and tightly bound paperback original, no inscriptions, spine uncreased but repaired tear between front cover and spine, title page excised. 304 pages, photos in the text View more info

Image for The land of England: English country customs through the ages

The land of England: English country customs through the ages

By: Hartley, Dorothy

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Book Club Associates: 1979

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 62812

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, pages are age-toned, as usual, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. x + 374 pages, 66 illustrations on plates, many drawings in the text, glossary, index. A brilliant book about English farming history, highly recommended View more info

Dartmoor

By: Harvey, L. A. & St. Leger-Gordon, D.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Collins: 1962

Edition: Second Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 54079

Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket


Clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, slightly cocked, in a tatty unclipped dustjacket which is chipped at the spine ends & corners. xiv + 274 pages, 17 colour & 36 b/w photos on plates, 3 maps in the text, glossary, bibliography, index. New Naturalist 27 View more info

Image for Country Fair: Vol 1 July - December 1951

Country Fair: Vol 1 July - December 1951

By: Hastings, Macdonald & Street, A. G.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: The Aldworth Press Ltd: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 55624

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Clean hardback tightly bound in green cloth with gilt titles, spine lightly sunned, no inscriptions apart from 2 crosswords partly completed in pencil. Approx 100 pages per issue, photos on plates, illustrations in the text, index. Articles by BB, Brian Vesey-Fitzgerald, Constance Spry and Jack Hargreaves plus specials on Sussex, Wiltshire, Lancashire, Devon, Kent & Northamptonshire View more info

Image for At that particular time: daily life in a little Northamptonshire village between Victoria's reign and the Second World War

At that particular time: daily life in a little Northamptonshire village between Victoria's reign and the Second World War

By: Hatton, Gren

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Kilsby, Caxton 2000: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 42355

ISBN: 0953552608

Condition: Very Good


Clean and tightly bound paperback original, neat presentation inscription signed by the author, else internally unmarked and appears little used. vi + 164 pages, illustrations in the text, census records; View more info

Country Life magazine: Vol CCV nos. 13 & 19 (March 30 & May 11 2011) plus Country Life International (Summer 2011)

By: Hedges, Mark (ed)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: IPC Inspire: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 60552

Condition: Very Good


3 clean and tightly bound large format magazines, spines uncreased, corners rubbed, no inscriptions. 128, 144 & 82 pages, photos in the text View more info

The secret of the pool

By: Hill, Frank H.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Frederick Warne & Co. Ltd.: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 54431

Condition: Good


Clean and tightly bound paperback original, stapled spine, pictorial covers rubbed at the edges, page edges foxed, 'book club' in large blue letters at top of front endpaper. 64 pages, illustrations in the text based on Tunnicliffe but not as good as... View more info

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Through the kitchen window

By: Hill, Susan

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Hamish Hamilton: 1984

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 63771

ISBN: 0241113504

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Unpaginated, illustrated in colour by Angela Barrett View more info

This string first

By: Home, Michael

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Rich & Cowan: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33816

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Very good tightly bound hardback, with a short inscription on the second (blank) endpaper and the pink cloth has generally faded, in a very attractive unclipped dustjacket which is lightly chipped at the corners and spine ends, has been neatly internally strengthened with archival tape. Dustjacket artwork is by Tansley, and is the second state, with an advert for a book not published until 1940 on the rear panel (book is a first printing, and the book and jacket appear t... View more info

This string first

By: Home, Michael

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Rich & Cowan: 1935

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 33925

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Very good tightly bound hardback, red cloth has abraded at the bottom edge, no inscriptions, in a bright priceclipped dustjacket (repriced at 4/3d by the publishers) which is lightly chipped at the corners and has a nick approx 1" x 1" at the top edge of the rear panel, has been neatly internally strengthened with archival tape. Dustjacket artwork is uncredited - has a large figure of a man in a top hat in the foreground. xii + 304 pages + adverts, map endpapers.... View more info

A traveller in little things

By: Hudson, W. H.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: J. M. Dent & Sons: 1921

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 57781

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Clean hardback tightly bound in green cloth with light green titles, cloth has minor rubbing at corners, neat name/year on front endpaper otherwise no inscriptions. viii + 258 pages + 6pp adverts. A collection of 37 short essays, mainly on countryside themes View more info

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Wessex reflections

By: Hutchings, Monica

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Sherborne, The Abbey Press: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 50123

Condition: Very Good


Clean paperback original, pictorial covers, stapled spine, card covers rubbed at corners, but generally appears little used, no inscriptions. 84 pages. A selection of her 'Western Gazette' articles View more info

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The pocket Richard Jefferies

By: Hyatt, Alfred H. (ed)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus: 1906

Edition: Reprint; Second Printing

Seller ID: 63828

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Clean, small format hardback tightly bound in dark blue cloth with gilt titles, top edges gilt, corners bumped, cloth has minor rubbing, endpapers tanned, name and date on front pastedown otherwise no inscriptions. 224 pages View more info

Image for The sun and the earth: selected passages from the works of Richard Jefferies (No. 30 in the lute, lyre and lotus series of minithologies)

The sun and the earth: selected passages from the works of Richard Jefferies (No. 30 in the lute, lyre and lotus series of minithologies)

By: Jefferies, Richard & Crombie, Max (ed)

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Knights Press Ltd: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 44568

Condition: Good


Clean, small format, stapled paperback, covers age tanned, no inscriptions. 24 pages, illustrations in the text by Gerald Gardiner. No date but COPAC gives 1950 View more info

Edna Johnson's winter book

By: Johnson, Edna

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Oxford, Basil Blackwell: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 56011

Condition: Fair in Good dust jacket


Reading copy, an ex school hardback with a stamp & date (28 Nov 1963) on the front pastedown, tape marks on both sides of endpapers in an unclipped dustjacket which has a short (½ inch) closed tear at top of front cover. 64 pages, illustrations by Kathleen Gell in the text, 33 things to do, index View more info

Image for Five miles from Bunkum: a village and its crafts

Five miles from Bunkum: a village and its crafts

By: Ketteridge, Christopher & Mays, Spike

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Eyre Methuen: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 63198

ISBN: 0413276902

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Very clean and tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in an unclipped dustjacket which is a little faded at the spine. 208 pages, 31 photos on 12 plates, illustrations in the text, map endpapers, index View more info

Image for Kilvert's diary 1870 -1879: an illustrated selection

Kilvert's diary 1870 -1879: an illustrated selection

By: Kilvert, Francis and Plomer, William (ed)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Bracken Books: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 47413

ISBN: 0091772257

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Very clean, tightly bound hardback book, no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket which is sunned at the spine. Appears little used. 288 pages, photos, maps and illustrations in the text by Andrea Thomas, plus full page reproductions by John Linnell, Edmund Warren, David Cox, etc., index View more info

A revised key to the adults of the British species of Ephemeroptera

By: Kimmins, D. E

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Freshwater Biological Association: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 43593

Condition: Fair


Clean, tightly bound paperback, quite creased, but a good working copy, no inscriptions. 72 pages, 30 figures in the text, notes, references, index ; View more info