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1 BELCHER, IVAN J. (PHOTOGRAPHS); NEWLAND, SONYA (TEXT). The Magic & Mystery Of England.
Parragon Publishing, Bath: 2001. 0752566741 / 9780752566740 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition but front endpaper has been removed. Appears to have been signed by the photographer on the title page, but the signature could be a facsimile. 
A spectacular photographic glimpse at some of the country's most fascinating landmarks, impressive landscapes, and the many testimonies to its extraordinarily rich history. Each picture is accompanied by detailed information about the history and geography that surrounds it. Includes an Index. 
Price: 14.25 USD
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2 CALIAN, SARA. Walking London: The Best Of The City.
National Geographic Society, Washington: 2012. s Softcover. Very good condition. 
Offers 15 step-by-step, mapped itineraries that allow you to explore like a pro and navigate like a local. Contains detailed maps, color photographs, and on-the-ground advice from expert travel writers inspire exploration. Includes an Index. 
Price: 15.49 USD
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3 ELLIS, ALICE THOMAS; SUTHERLAND, PATRICK (PHOTOGRAPHS). A Welsh Childhood.
Moyer Bell, Wakefield and London: 1997. 1559211989 / 9781559211987 A Common Reader Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
To Alice Thomas Ellis, the North Wales of her childhood is still home. This idiosyncratic account of her life there effortlessly conjures up the spirit of the land; its saints, princes and ghosts, its fierce godliness and gleeful lack of scruples. Patrick Sutherland has captured every mood in his exquisitie sensitive photographs: the hills, groves and meadows; the cottages, hill farms and seaside towns; the people as they work and play and the land, majestic in its solitude and austere in its beauty. Includes an Index. 
Price: 11.63 USD
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4 FOX, KATE. Watching The English: The Hidden Rules Of English Behaviour.
Hodder and Stoughton, London: 2005. s Softcover. Very good condition. 
Divided into two sections, Part One deals with Conversation Codes, and Part Two with Behaviour Codes. Includes an Index. "Fascinating reading." - Oxford Times 
Price: 9.54 USD
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5 GRAVES, ROBERT & HODGE, ALAN. The Long Week-end: A Social History Of Great Britain 1918-1939.
W. W. Norton & Company, New York: 1994. 0393311368 / 9780393311365 Reprint Edition. s Softcover. Very good condition. 
Across this crowded canvas of British life stride the Duke of Windsor and Mrs. Wallis Simpson, Neville Chamberlain, Charlie Chaplin, Virginia Woolf, Lord Beaverbrook, Evelyn Waugh, Winston Churchill, Marie Stopes, Aldous Huxley, Lloyd George, and dozens of other figures great and small who put their stamp on the era. From a postwar period of prosperity and frivolity defined by high jinks of the Bright Young Things through the ever-darkening decade of the thirties puncuated by spiraling economic and political crises and shadowed by the inevitable conflagration to come, The Long Week-End deftly and movingly preserves the details and captures the spirit of the time. Includes an Index. 
Price: 27.50 USD
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6 HOWARD, RACHEL & NASH, BILL; RIVOAL, STEPHANIE & MONEDERO, JORGE (PHOTOGRAPHS). Secret London: An Unusual Guide.
Jonglez Publishing: 2011. Local Guides by Local People Series. s Softcover. Very good condition. 
Far from the crowds and the usual cliches, London still reserves any number of hidden treasures for those who know how to wander off the beaten track. An indispensable guide for those who thought they knew London well, or who would like to discover the hidden face of the city. "The most interesting guidebook I have had the chance to pick up in years," - Globalista 
Price: 16.72 USD
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7 LEWIS, CECIL DAY; FOX, CANON ADAM & LUCKIN, WILLIAM. Guide To Poets Corner Westminster Abbey.
English Counties Periodicals Limited, Manchester. s Softcover. Good condition. 
A highly illustrated hommage to England's greatest poets and other literary figures. This is a must for anyone planning to visit Westminster Abbey. 
Price: 14.24 USD
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8 LONGFORD, ELIZABETH (EDITOR). The Oxford Book Of Royal Anecdotes.
Oxford University Press, New York / Oxford: 1989. 0192141538 / 9780192141538 Book Club Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
Everybody loves a good story, and a story about royalty has a special fascination. This book is full of the best stories ever written and reported about the kings and queens of England from Boudicca to Elizabeth II. Includes an Index. 
Price: 10.83 USD
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9 MAYHEW, HENRY; QUENNEL, PETER (EDITOR). Mayhew's London.
Bracken Books, London: 1984. 0946495033 / 9780946495030 Reprint Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
This is a condensed edition of the 1861 edition of Mayhew's masterpiece London Labour and the London Poor, a work which has ever since been acknowledged as a work of supreme importance in the social history of England. With many of the original illustrations, this remains a work of endless fascination. 
Price: 14.82 USD
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10 NEWALL, FSA, R. S. Stonehenge: Wiltshire.
Her Majesty's Stationery Office, London: 1975. Ninth Impression. s Softcover. Good condition. 
An illustrated introduction to the site. Includes a map of Stonehenge. 
Price: 5.45 USD
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11 OAKES, GEORGE W. Turn Left At The Pub.
David McKay Company, New York: 1968. Second Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition but there are some small chips missing from the dustjacket. 
This delightful collection of walking tours of the English countryside should add greatly to the pleasure of thousands of Americans planning a visit to Britain, and countless others who have been there in the past. More than twenty walking tours are included. Not only do they take the reader to the cathedral and university towns of England, but there are also delightful strolls in the rolling countryside of Kent, the quaint, narrow streets of York, the sands and cliffs of South Devon, the historic city of Bath, the hills and vales of the Cotswolds, and, of course, Stratford-on-Avon. 
Price: 6.84 USD
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12 RICKARDS, MAURICE. Where They Lived In London.
David & Charles, Newton Abbot: 1972. 0715366173 / 9780715366172 First Edition (Unstated). s Softcover. Good condition. 
A guide to forty historic London addresses, all unchanged in appearance since their famous occupants lived in them. Each is presented in a contemporary photograph as an everyday item in the London scene, with additional historic illustrations, notes and anecdotes to illuminate the building's past and to relate it specifically to its occupant. 
Price: 14.25 USD
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13 THE HOLIDAY TRAVEL GUIDE SERIES. The Holiday Guide To Britain: England, Scotland And Wales.
Random House, New York: 1982. 039470620X / 9780394706207 Revised First Edition. s Softcover. Fair condition. Some pages are loose. Spine cracked. 
Tells you where to go and what to see in Britain during your vacation there. Includes an Index. 
Price: 17.10 USD
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14 THEROUX, PAUL. The Kingdom By The Sea: A Journey Around Great Britain.
Houghton Mifflin Co., Boston: 1983. 0395346452 / 9780395346457 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Reading copy of book club edition. 
Written in coolly observant prose reminiscent of the best British travel writing about alien lands, Theroux's narrative presents a vivid picture of a complex country and her people with tart irony, humor, sympathy, and insight. Those familiar with this great country will gain a surprising new perspective as they explore the coasts of Britain with Theroux. 
Price: 2.61 USD
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15 WAINWRIGHT, A.; BRABBS, DERRY (PHOTOGRAPHY). Wainwright On The Pennine Way.
Michael Joseph, London: 1986. 0718124294 / 9780718124298 Third Impression. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
The Pennine Way was the first continuous long-distance footpath to be opened in Britain. Now, in this superb book, the author has written a narrative describing the walk in more general terms, the text being supplemented by a beautiful array of photographs taken by Derry Drabbs, who followed then route with his camera to make a pictorial record of the varied landscapes seen along the Way. Includes an Index. 
Price: 38.19 USD
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