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The Story of Greenwich, Aslet, Clive.
1 Aslet, Clive. The Story of Greenwich
UK. Ted Smart Ltd 1999 185613556X / 9781856135566 Book Club Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12 
Greenwich, the site of Britain's celebration of the new millennium, has been an emblem of British history for over a thousand years. Using beautiful colour illustrations throughout , Clive Aslet presents a beguiling and charismatic portrait of Greenwich and a history of England through the story of this unique English town. There is a birthday dedication on the front end paper,otherwise this is a clean book with a tight binding PLEASE NOTE: International economy shipping (2nd class) is by sea and may take up to 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 17.50 GBP
History on the Ground : (Sutton History Handbooks), Beresford, Maurice
2 Beresford, Maurice History on the Ground : (Sutton History Handbooks)
UK. Sutton Pub Ltd 1998 0750918845 / 9780750918848 3rd Edition Soft cover Very Good Pictorial covers Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
In this classic book, the author opens up the hidden world of urban, local and landscape history through the imaginative use of old maps and other documentary evidence. In these six studies evidence is brought to bear on particular fields, particular villages, and particular towns. Illustrated throughout with maps, plans and photographs, it is a book which all those interested in local, urban and landscape history will enjoy. The covers show light ware to the corners and there are two small scuff marks to the spine edge toward the head, and the corners of the text block are a little grubby 
Price: 12.50 GBP
Along the Chiltern Ways., Crosher, G.R.
3 Crosher, G.R. Along the Chiltern Ways.
UK Cassell & Co Ltd 1973 0304291935 / 9780304291939 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
The Chiltern Ways lanes are the Icknield Ways, the two ancient " green lanes " that run from the Thames at Goring northeastward below the Chiltern escarpment, below the beech- covered hills of Buckinghamshire and the rolling hills of Hertfordshire, skirting the " slumbering Midland plain " until beyond Royston thet reach the rich lands of East Anglia. The author is a wise, knowledgeable and informative guide who has from his earliest years known and loved these beautiful, historic Chilterns. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
4 Evans Brian Hornchurch & Upminster
Chichester Phillimore 1996 1860770290 / 9781860770296 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 
A pictorial history of hornchurch & upminster in good condition no d/w 
Price: 10.00 GBP
The Illustrated History of Leeds, Grady, Kevin; Burt, Steven
5 Grady, Kevin; Burt, Steven The Illustrated History of Leeds
UK. Breedon Books Publishing Co Ltd 2002 1859833160 / 9781859833162 2nd Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12 
For this second edition the authors have brought their account of the development of the city up to date. Their remarkable narrative is the first detailed study of Leeds through its long history since Parson's pioneering work in 1834. This book provides a readable and authoritative account of the history of the city that will appeal to residents and visitors alike and will serve has an invaluable reference. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
6 Hudson W H Afoot in England
London J M Dent & Sons,Ltd 1929 Reprint 1929 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 
The spine is worn on the top and bottom and along the side.This is a delightful little book of walking in england in the turn of the 20thC. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
Beside the Seaside: A Celebration of the Place We Like to Be, Struthers, Jane
7 Struthers, Jane Beside the Seaside: A Celebration of the Place We Like to Be
UK Ebury Press 2011 0091940540 / 9780091940546 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
There are almost as many stories about the sea as there are pebbles on the beach. this is a book for anyone captivated by the crash of waves on sand, thrilled to the exploits of pirates or delighted in an ice cream at the end of the pier. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
Bibliographical Account of the Works Relating to English Topography, Upcott, William
8 Upcott, William Bibliographical Account of the Works Relating to English Topography
UK EP Publishing Ltd 1978 0715813102 / 9780715813102 2nd Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12 
This book, first published in 1818, is a unique key to the literature of English local history. It was originally published in three volumes b ut is produced in a compact one volume edition. The D/W has rippling to its head and foot and the corners are lightly worn it is also a little grubby. This reprint is a good copy of this very rare book in its original 3 volume set. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
Vanishing Dorset, Wright, George
9 Wright, George Vanishing Dorset
UK. Richmond House Editions 2008 095600900X / 9780956009005 1st Edition Soft cover Very Good Pictorial covers Book 12mo - over 6 - 7 Photographs by George Wright 
This is a fascinating little book, which is full of black and white photographs depicting countrylife and farming from 1986-2008 in rural West Dorset. A good, clean and tight copy. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 12.50 GBP

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