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Image for Gypsies of Britain: an introduction to their history

Gypsies of Britain: an introduction to their history

By: Vesey-Fitzgerald, Brian

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Chapman & Hall: 1946

Edition: Reprint; Second Printing

Seller ID: 61241

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Clean hardback tightly bound in orange cloth with silver-gilt titles, signed by the author on the front endpaper otherwise no inscriptions. xvi + 204 pages, bibliography View more info

The Fox Watchers guide to Birmingham & the Black Country

By: Walker, David

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Redditch, Penfriend: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3231

ISBN: 0948739002

Condition: Very Good


Paperback original. Wraps have minor edgewear, previous owners name and address on first page. Signed 'Happy fox watching, David Walker'. Fold out map undamaged. Illus by several b/w photos, 1 colour photo and 2 colour drawings. An uncommon book. View more info

Image for The natural history of Selborne: with observations on various parts of nature, and the naturalists calendar

The natural history of Selborne: with observations on various parts of nature, and the naturalists calendar

By: White, Gilbert

Price: £30.00

Publisher: John Chidley: 1845

Edition: Eighth Edition

Seller ID: 43101

Condition: Very Good


Clean hardback tightly bound in full black leather with gilt titles and elaborate decoration, all edges gilt, minor rubbing at corners, name & date have been rubbed out from front endpaper, but have left a mark, no other marks or inscriptions, one gathering (pages 109-118) slightly misaligned. xii + 348 pages, 8 tissue-guarded plates, couple of text illustrations. This edition has 'extensive additions by Captain Thomas Brown, F.L.S.' View more info

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The natural history of Selborne: arranged for young persons

By: White, Rev Gilbert

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge: 1880

Edition: New edition

Seller ID: 64275

Condition: Fair with No dust jacket as issued


Clean hardback bound in green cloth with gilt titles and decoration, cloth rubbed and worn, corners bumped at spine, school prize label on front pastedown dated 1884. x + 346 pages + 2 pages publisher's adverts, illustrations in the text. Undated View more info

The yellow on the broom: the early days of a traveller woman.

By: Whyte, Betsy

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Chambers: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 52673

ISBN: 0550203656

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in an unclipped dustjacket which is faded at the spine, creased at the top edge and chipped at bottom back edge. vi + 186 pages, 7 photos on plates, glossary View more info

Image for The Henry Williamson Society Journal Number 33 September 1997

The Henry Williamson Society Journal Number 33 September 1997

By: Williamson, Anne

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Henry Williamson Society: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20732

Condition: Fine


Very clean, tightly bound paperback original, spine uncreased, appears little used, no inscriptions. 80 pages, illustrations in the text View more info

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A breath of country air: part 2

By: Williamson, Henry

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Henry Williamson Society: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5210

ISBN: 1873507003

Condition: Fine


Unmarked paperback original, as new, unread. Collected articles, essays and stories contributed to The Evening Standard, 1944 -1945 and Woman's Illustrated, 1946. HWS leaflet laid in. Limited to 500 copies. View more info

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The scribbling lark

By: Williamson, Henry

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Faber & Faber: 1949

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 22022

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Clean hardback tightly bound in orange cloth with gilt titles, cloth has minor rubbing at corners, bookplate on front pastedown and a neat name/date on the front endpaper, otherwise internally unmarked. 158 pages View more info

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A breath of country air, part 1

By: Williamson, Henry

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Henry Williamson Society: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22043

ISBN: 0950865281

Condition: Very Good


Very clean, tightly bound paperback original, spine uncreased, neat name and date on front endpaper, but no other marks and appears little used. x + 102 pages, portrait frontispiece, foreword by Richard Williamson, introduction by John Gregory. Collected articles, essays and stories contributed to The Evening Standard, 1944 -1945. Limited to 500 copies. View more info

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A breath of country air, part 2

By: Williamson, Henry

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Henry Williamson Society: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22044

ISBN: 1873507003

Condition: Very Good


Very clean, tightly bound paperback original, spine uncreased, neat name and date on front endpaper, but no other marks and appears little used. x + 128 pages, 4 illustrations, foreword by Robert Williamson, introduction by John Gregory. Collected articles, essays and stories contributed to The Evening Standard, 1944 -1945 and Woman's Illustrated, 1946. Limited to 500 copies. View more info

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From a country hilltop

By: Williamson, Henry

Price: £6.25

Publisher: Cambridge, Henry Williamson Society: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22045

ISBN: 0950865257

Condition: Very Good


Very clean, tightly bound paperback original, spine uncreased, neat name and date on front endpaper, but no other marks and appears little used. 132 pages, 2 illustrations, introduction by John Gregory. Collected articles and stories contributed to the Co-operative Home Magazine and the Sunday Times. Limited to 500 copies. View more info

From a country hilltop

By: Williamson, Henry

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Henry Williamson Society: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5211

ISBN: 0950865257

Condition: Fine


Unmarked paperback original, as new, unread. Collected essays and stories contributed to the Co-op Society's Home magazine & the Sunday Times between 1958 - 1964. HWS leaflet laid in. Limited to 500 copies. View more info

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The children of Shallowford

By: Williamson, Henry

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Macdonald & Janes: 1978

Edition: New edition

Seller ID: 44091

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Tightly bound hardback book with small splashmark at the fore edge of the first 28 pages, which exrtends about 10mm onto the front endpaper, but no other marks & no inscriptions, in a bright priceclipped dustjacket.222 pages, 22 photos on plates, new afterword by Richard Williamson. A companion book to 'A clear water stream'; this is a revised and extended edition View more info

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A clear water stream

By: Williamson, Henry

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Macdonald & Janes: 1975

Edition: New edition

Seller ID: 62101

ISBN: 0356082024

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright priceclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. 230 pages, illustrations in the text by Peter Cross. A companion book to 'The children of Shallowford' View more info

Image for The village book, with, Tales of a Devon village

The village book, with, Tales of a Devon village

By: Williamson, Henry

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Jonathan Cape: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 63739

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Book: Clean hardback tightly bound in orange cloth with gilt titles and decoration, cloth worn at edges, corners bumped, name on front endpaper. 342 pages, photo frontispiece. Tales: published by Faber & Faber in 1945, clean hardback tightly bound in green cloth with gilt titles, board edges rubbed, page edges and endpapers foxed, no inscriptions, 224 pages. Has some re writing of chapters in the village book View more info

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The labouring life

By: Williamson, Henry

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Jonathan Cape: 1932

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 63740

Condition: Good in Poor dust jacket


Clean & tightly bound hardback book, page edges and endpapers foxed, no inscriptions, in an unclipped dustjacket which is chipped and torn at the edges with small areas of loss at the spine ends and foldovers. 492 pages, photo frontispiece View more info

The labouring life

By: Williamson, Henry

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Jonathan Cape: 1932

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 47252

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Clean hardback tightly bound in green cloth with gilt titles, cloth has minor rubbing at corners, pages a little browned at edges, neat inscription on front endpaper ('To Jack from Betty, May 29th 1932') and Henry Williamson has signed his name and drawn in a little arrow under the picture of himself on the frontispiece, otherwise no inscriptions. 492 pages, photo frontispiece, map endpapers. This is the trade edition, not the limited edition, and I wonder if Betty was a... View more info

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Natural history picture book: mammalia

By: Wood, Rev. J. G

Price: £7.50

Publisher: George Routledge & Sons: 1867

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 44957

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Clean hardback tightly bound in blue cloth with gilt & black titles and black & orange decoration, top edge gilt, cloth has minor rubbing at corners, endpapers tanned, no inscriptions. viii + 248 pages, 242 engravings by the Brothers Dalziel from illustrations by various artists, inc. Wolf, Zwecker, Weir, Coleman etc. No printed date, but the 2nd edition with 242 engravings came out in 1867 - the earlier (1861) edition only had 180 engravings according to the British Li... View more info

Country Life magazine: Vol CLXVI nos. 4292, 4293 & 4302 (October 11 & 18 & December 20, 1979)

By: Wright, Michael (ed)

Price: £12.00

Publisher: IPC Magazines Ltd.: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 60556

Condition: Good


3 clean and tightly bound large format magazines, spines uncreased, covers rubbed, corners creased, no inscriptions. 192, 180 & 160 pages, photos in the text. View more info