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Over the Gate

By: Read, Miss

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Michael Joseph: 1964

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 23125

ISBN: 0718102916

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Clean hardback tightly bound in blue cloth with gilt titles, cloth has minor rubbing at corners, name on front endpaper, no other marks or inscriptions. 236 pages, illustrations by J.S. Goodall View more info

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Farewell to Fairacre

By: Read, Miss

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Michael Joseph: 1993

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 40450

ISBN: 0718136667

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, has a remainder stamp at the bottom edge, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. 214 pages, illustrated by John S Goodall View more info

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Set of 6 Fairacre books: Christmas at Fairacre; Over the gate; Tyler's Row; Storm in the village; Village school & Village diary

By: Read, Miss

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Orion Books: 2007

Edition: Reprint; First Printing

Seller ID: 46421

Condition: Very Good


6 very clean, tightly bound paperback books with no inscriptions. 'Christmas at Fairacre' is an omnibus containing 'No holly for Miss Quinn', 'Christmas at Fairacre school' and 'The Christmas mouse' (so you're actually getting 8 books). All are illustrated by J. S. Goodall View more info

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Changes at Fairacre

By: Read, Miss

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Michael Joseph Ltd: 1991

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 47394

ISBN: 0718134966

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Very clean, tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. 250 pages, illustrated by John S. Goodall View more info

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Celebrations at Thrush Green

By: Read, Miss

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Michael Joseph: 1992

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 47396

ISBN: 0718135482

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Very clean, tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a priceclipped dustjacket which is faded at the spine. Appears little used. 152 pages, illustrated by John S. Goodall View more info

Village school

By: Read, Miss

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Michael Joseph: 1955

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 49346

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Clean hardback tightly bound in dark red cloth with gilt titles, cloth has minor rubbing at corners, name on front endpaper otherwise no inscriptions. 238 pages, illustrations by J. S. Goodall. Nice copy of her first book View more info

The Caxley Chronicles: an omnibus containing 'The Market Square' & 'The Howards of Caxley'

By: Read, Miss

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Michael Joseph: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 55422

ISBN: 0718143892

Condition: Fair in Good dust jacket


Reading copy, an ex library hardback with the usual stamps & stickers, library binding, in an unclipped dustjacket which is sunned at the spine. 438 pages, illustrations in the text by Harry Grimley View more info

Miss Read's Christmas book

By: Read, Miss

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Michael Joseph: 1992

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 59511

ISBN: 0718136624

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


Clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket which has a closed repaired 3" tear at the front panel/foldover joint and associated creasing. An anthology of Miss Read's favourite Christmas prose and poetry, 124 pages, colour illustrations by Tracey Williamson View more info

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The year at Thrush Green

By: Read, Miss

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Michael Joseph: 1991

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 62534

ISBN: 0718138376

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Very clean and tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. vi + 266 pages, illustrated by John S. Goodall View more info

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A common privilege: the story of Outney Common, Bungay

By: Reeve, Terry

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Bungay, Morrow & Co: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 63849

ISBN: 0948903538

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with the authors signature ('With best wishes, Terry Reeve') on the half-title page else no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. x + 162 pages, 40 photos & 4 colour plates, bibliography View more info

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A funny old quist: the memoirs of a gamekeeper

By: Rogers, Evan (ed. Clive Murphy)

Price: £6.25

Publisher: Eland Publishing Ltd: 1986

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 27419

ISBN: 0907871615

Condition: Fair


Good reading copy, ex library with a sticker on the rear endpaper and a stamp on the title page verso, but otherwise clean, in stiff pictorial card covers. 216 pages, 2 photos, map. A wonderful book, highly recommended View more info

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Good neighbours: some recollections of an English village and its people

By: Rose, Walter

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1943

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 62433

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Clean hardback tightly bound in green cloth with gilt titles, cloth is worn at corners, no inscriptions. viii +138 pages, illustrations by John Hookham in the text View more info

Danmarks natur: i skildringer af Danske videnskabsmaend

By: Schiott, Jul. (ed)

Price: £22.00

Publisher: Det Nordiske Forlag: 1895

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33020

Condition: Good


Clean hardback tightly bound in brown quarter leather over black leathercloth with gilt titles, worn at corners, neat name on front endpaper, otherwise no inscriptions. iv + 376 pages (paginated in 2 columns per page, i.e. 752 columns), many b/w engravings in the text, colour illustrations on 4 plates. Text in Danish View more info

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Our lovely hops: memories of hop-picking in Kent

By: Schweitzer, Pam & Dianne Hancock (eds)

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Age Exchange Theatre Trust: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35154

ISBN: 0947860185

Condition: Very Good


Clean, tightly bound larger format paperback, card covers rubbed at corners, name on title page. 112 pages, photos throughout text View more info

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Lives of the Hunted

By: Seton-Thompson, Ernest

Price: £7.50

Publisher: USA, Scribners: 1901

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 10185

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


hardback bound in original publishers olive green cloth, with contrasting dark green decoration, gilt titles and decorative bordering, faded at spine uncut page edges are a bit ragged, but generally clean and tight, 2 contemporary (dated New Year 1902) inscriptions on front endpaper, one crossed out. 360 pages, illustrated by over 200 of the author's line drawings, some full page. US No dustjacket. View more info

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The National Trust book of forgotten household crafts

By: Seymour, John

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Book Club Associates: 1987

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 46578

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Very clean, tightly bound large format book with no inscriptions, in a bright undamaged dustjacket. Appears little usedd. 192 pages, illustrated throughout in colour & sepia, index. View more info

England's vanishing windmills

By: Shillingford, A. E. P.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Godfrey Cave Associates Ltd.: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 54427

ISBN: 0906223156

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with previous owner's sticker on front pastedown, in a bright unclipped dustjacket which is rubbed at the edges.156 pages, photos in the text, appendix, bibliography, glossary, index View more info

Where have all the flowers gone?

By: Shurey, Richard

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Ilmington, Poppypress: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 44242

Condition: Fine


Clean and tightly bound paperback original, no inscriptions, spine uncreased, appears little used. 278 pages, illustrations in the text View more info

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Some British wild animals

By: Simpson, Jas J.

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Sheldon Press: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 37711

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Clean hardback tightly bound in brown cloth with black titles, cloth has minor rubbing at corners, no inscriptions. Consists of 2 books bound as one - 'Chats on British Mammals' and 'More chats on British Mammals'. 122 + 126 pages, 8 plates, 31 illustrations in the text View more info

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Conservation Corps, 1959-1969: a record of the activities and achievements of the Conservation Corps from 1 January 1959 to 31 December 1969

By: Singer, Ann & Brown, Andrew

Price: £7.00

Publisher: British Trust for Conservation Volunteers: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25189

ISBN: 0950164305

Condition: Very Good


Clean and tightly bound paperback original, appears little used. 100 pages, many photos and maps View more info