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WHITLOCK'S WESSEX 1

By: WHITLOCK , RALPH

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London / Dublin, MOONRAKER PRESS: 1975

Edition: 1st Editon

Seller ID: 10191

ISBN: 0239001508

Condition: Fine


FINE H/b in VG+ D/j.1st ed. R Whitlock needs no introduction as "The Countryman" he has contributed weekly column in Wessex Gazette over 40 yrs.an authentic voice of rural England - new west Country insight - for all interested in Natural History, Dialect, Riral crafts & customs [ Wiltshire moonrakers / gardening yr / village life / Mandrake / cider orchards / Agricultural museum / maize etc - a wonderful bag of mixtures, illustrated 23 b/w plates.108pps. [ salmo... View more info

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FARM TRACTORS From 1890 to the Present Day

By: WILLIAMS , Michael , International Recognised Authority

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Wigston, Silverdale Books / SB / Bookmark Ltd: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 122740

ISBN: 1845092511

Condition: Fine


FINE Laminated H/b in VG+ D/j.1st .M Williams an International Recognised Authority on the History of Power Farming.After gaining his Agriculture Degree he worked as a Farm Manager etc - a specialist in Tractors & Machinery [ Note on author to rear inner d/j flap]Includes detailed profiles on the engineering & Industrial development. illustrated 30 full-Colour cutaway artworks & 140 colour & b/w plates.[ book as new , no inscsp ]Dust Jacket not price clipped, small nick ... View more info

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AS THE SUN SHINES

By: WILLIAMSON , HENRY

Price: £12.00

Publisher: LONDON, FABER: 1941

Edition: 1st Ediiton

Seller ID: 3621

Condition: VG


Yellow Cloth Boards with Red titles to spine and front board. 190x130mm approx. 160pp. First Edition 1st printing of these extracts from the author's prose works including The Beautiful Years, Dandelion Days, The Dream of Fair Women, Salar the Salmon and The Story of a Norfolk Farm VG/Good (Book - ink gift insc. to front free end paper.General light tanning to War economy paper of book block. Binding sound, D/J - price clipped , 8mm approx tear to top front panel, 10mm t... View more info

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MADE IN SUSSEX Sussex Crafts and Industries Past and Present

By: WRIGHT , Elizabeth ,

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Seaford , Sussex, S B Publications: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 119439

ISBN: 185770195X

Condition: Fine


FINE Laminated P/b as new. no inscsp.112pp.[ Wealden Iron Factory / Sussex clay / brick-makers / Dicker Pottery/ shepherds / cider / rope / bats/ Brighton Bubble Car etc] 24 chpts. 5 appendices." notes on the author" Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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IN NATURES WORKSHOP WITH THE CREEPY CRAWLIES

By: WYMER , Norman

Price: £4.50

Publisher: London, George G Harrap & Co Ltd: 1948

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 3711

Condition: Good


1st ed.green boards with black lettering ,sound copy ,no inscsp, 176pp. Dust Jacket now in clear proprietary protective cover, edgewear loss/ nicks/corners ,price clipped 8/6 ,4 colour plates+ in line by R Ogle. Natural history.[ - architectural skills of the ant / industry & paper making wasp / forward planning of the bee / spiders / silkworm / water buiders / caterpillar tailor /pearl makers etc.all have their crafts and all fit delicately into nature's broader plan. P... View more info

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BIRDS and WOODS

By: YAPP , W B , TUNNICLIFFE , C.F.RA CBE.[ jacket] BEWICK, Thomas , Renowned Artist

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 117988

Condition: Fine


FINE H/b.Good D/j.1st., Frontis & D/j depicts 2 Cock Pied Fly-Catchers by country Artist C E Tunniclife C.F.RA.CBE.All other in line illus. by renowned Artist Thomas Bewick.+ some b/w plates.Author W Yapp. , Biblio.[ Systematic List / inter-Relations of the community / types of deciduous woods / study methods etc] 308pp. 220x145mm. [ apple green cloth+ gilt titles to olive green title block. No inscsp, tight binding book as new] Dust Jacket not price clipped ,35s, minor ... View more info