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1 Bell, Richard Richard Bell's Britain
BCA [Book Club Associates - Guild Publishing] 1981 Hardback with Dust Wrapper Very Near Fine Very Near Fine Illustrated from watercolours and drawings by the Author. 
An interesting treatment, this - sort of Edwardian Country Lady meets Gilbert White in Watership Down. Very light shelf wear to wrapper 117013 
Price: 3.60 GBP
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Richard Bell's Britain, Bell, Richard
2 Bell, Richard Richard Bell's Britain
BCA [Book Club Associates - Guild Publishing] 1981 Hardback with Dust Wrapper Fine Fine. Illustrated from watercolours and drawings by the Author. 
An interesting treatment, this - sort of Edwardian Country Lady meets Gilbert White in Watership Down. Very light shelf wear to wrapper 616440 
Price: 5.36 GBP
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Beningfield's Countryside, Beningfield, Gordon
3 Beningfield, Gordon Beningfield's Countryside
Allen Lane 1980 0713912820 / 9780713912821 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper Near Fine Very Good or Better Illustrated in colour and black-and-white by the author 
Centred on the rural landscapes of Hampshire and the open downs and lush valleys of Dorset, Beningfield celebrates a classic countryside that is rapidly falling victim to modern agriculture. 527401 
Price: 6.26 GBP
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Beningfield's Countryside, Beningfield, Gordon
4 Beningfield, Gordon Beningfield's Countryside
Allen Lane 1980 0713912820 / 9780713912821 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper Near Fine Very Good or Better Illustrated in colour and black-and-white by the author 
Centred on the rural landscapes of Hampshire and the open downs and lush valleys of Dorset, Beningfield celebrates a classic countryside that is rapidly falling victim to modern agriculture. 756048 
Price: 5.36 GBP
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5 Beningfield, Gordon Beningfield's English Landscape
Selectabook 2003 0670802026 / 9780670802029 Hardback with dust wrapper. Fine Near Fine Beautifully illustrated in colour from paintings and drawings by Gordon Beningfield 
Beningfield has travelled around south and east England looking for unspoiled traditional landscapes. A lovely book. Wrapper has slight edge wear 117242 
Price: 5.40 GBP
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6 Beningfield, Gordon Beningfield's English Landscape
Viking 1985 0670802026 / 9780670802029 Hardback with dust wrapper. Fine Very Good but price clipped Beautifully illustrated in colour from paintings and drawings by Gordon Beningfield 
Beningfield has travelled around south and east England looking for unspoiled traditional landscapes. A lovely book. Wrapper has slight edge wear 118051 
Price: 9.23 GBP
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Hardy Landscapes, Beningfield, Gordon
7 Beningfield, Gordon Hardy Landscapes
Viking 1990 0670832111 / 9780670832118 First Edition, First Printing. Landscape format hardback with dustwrapper Fine Near Fine Illustrated in colour and black-and-white with Beningfield's watercolours and drawings. 
Beningfield does Dorset. Published to commemorate the sesquicentenary of Hardy's birth. 562097 
Price: 7.16 GBP
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Cobbett's Country Book. An Anthology of William Cobbett's Writings on Country Matters., Cobbett, William, edited and with an introduction by Richard Ingrams
8 Cobbett, William, edited and with an introduction by Richard Ingrams Cobbett's Country Book. An Anthology of William Cobbett's Writings on Country Matters.
Readers Union 1975 Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Very Good. Good to Very Good. Illustrated with drawings by Bert Kitchen 
Wrapper shows signs of wear. 216pp including list of sources 700341 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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The Roadmender and other writings, Fairless, Michael
9 Fairless, Michael The Roadmender and other writings
Duckworth 1931 New edition, reset, Hardback with dust wrapper Very Good Good frontispiece, coloured illustrations and laid in picture on wrapper by E.W.Waite. 
Wrapper (now protected in a removable clear acetate sleeve) sunned, and with some small tears on top edge. Owner name on front endpaper. large 8vo, 150pp. 114707 
Price: 11.66 GBP
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Journal of a Country Curate.  Selections from the Diary of Francis Kilvert, Kilvert, Francis
10 Kilvert, Francis Journal of a Country Curate. Selections from the Diary of Francis Kilvert
The Folio Society 1977 First edition Hardback with slipcase Very near fine Slipcase very good Illustrated in black and white 
Top edge tinted: map endpapers: 8vo: 338pp 760045 
Price: 5.36 GBP
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11 Swinnerton, Frank Reflections from a Village
Hamish Hamilton 1978 0241899982 / 9780241899984 Hardback with dust wrapper Fine Near Fine (Clipped) Decorations by J H Goodall. 
The Village in question being Cranleigh in Surrey, which while still a pleasant place is more like a small town in London's Stockbroker Belt, having tripled its population since the author arrived there some 45 years previously. 115377 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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12 Vaughan-Thomas, Wynford The Countryside Companion
Hutchinson / Webb & Bower 1979 0091393809 / 9780091393809 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Fine Fine 5 Colour plates and b/w photos throughout. 
A memorable celebration of the countryside in all its moods. This season by season exploration of the British Isles is shown with superb photographs, poetry and in vivid personal commentary . 224pp. 616532 
Price: 4.46 GBP
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13 Vaughan-Thomas, Wynford The Countryside Companion
Hutchinson / Webb & Bower 1979 0091393809 / 9780091393809 First Edition Hardback no dust wrapper Near Fine very Good 5 Colour plates and mono photos throughout text 
Wrapper has edge wear. A memorable celebration of the countryside in all its moods. This season by season exploration of the British Isles is shown with superb photographs, poetry and in vivid personal commentary . 224pp. 112145 
Price: 4.50 GBP
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Fellwanderer - the Story Behind the Guidebooks, Wainwright, Alfred
14 Wainwright, Alfred Fellwanderer - the Story Behind the Guidebooks
Kendal: Westmoreland Gazette 1966 Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Near Fine Very worn 
While the book is nearly immaculate, the wrapper (now protected) has seen better days, is price clipped, and has considerable wear, some loss, closed tears, some internal archival tape reinforcement, etc., etc. 653009 
Price: 9.50 GBP
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Scottish Mountain Drawings: Volume one - the Northern Highlands, Wainwright, Alfred
15 Wainwright, Alfred Scottish Mountain Drawings: Volume one - the Northern Highlands
Kendal: Westmorland Gazette 1974 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Fine Good (protected) Profusely illustrated by the Author 
Wrapper has edge wear and some closed tears. Priced at 1.50 112174 
Price: 27.00 GBP
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Scottish Mountain Drawings: Volume two - the North Western Highlands, Wainwright, Alfred
16 Wainwright, Alfred Scottish Mountain Drawings: Volume two - the North Western Highlands
Kendal: Westmorland Gazette 1976 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Fine Near Fine (protected) Profusely illustrated by the Author 
Wrapper has a few edge nicks. Priced at 1.80 112175 
Price: 36.00 GBP
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The Natural History of Selborne, White, Gilbert
17 White, Gilbert The Natural History of Selborne
The Folio Society 1962 Hardback laminated pictorial cover Very good plus Illustrated with black and white sketches by John Piper 
Bookplate on flyleaf. top edge tinted: Map endpapers: 8vo: (x)216pp: 760037 
Price: 4.46 GBP
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Field And Forest, Willard, Barbara
18 Willard, Barbara Field And Forest
Kestrel Books 1975 0722658567 / 9780722658567 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Near Fine Very Good. Illustrated with drawings by Faith Jacques. 
254 pp. Wrapper has a small closed tear. An anthology in prose and poetry. Authors represented include Blake, Yeats, Ben Jonson, Gilbert White, Cobbett, John Clare, J G Frazer, Larkin, Hardy, Shakespeare (of course) Christina Rossetti, Alison Uttley, Orwell, Henry Williamson, Ronald Blythe, and many, many others. 637024 
Price: 4.95 GBP
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