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Albion's Glorious Ile: A Hand-Colouring Book from the Songs of Poly-Olbion

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by Avery, Anne Louise
This is the first time Hole's Poly-Olbion maps have been printed as a collection of this kind.The maps were produced in the early 17th century by the cartographic engraver William Hole to accompany the vast landscape poem Poly-Olbion by Michael Drayton, one of the most famous poets of his age.Arguably the strangest maps of Britain ever designed, they depict the familiar rolling countryside as a playful fair...
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Albion's Glorious Ile: Middlesex to Huntingdonshire: Volume 3

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by Avery, Anne Louise
These beautifully-produced colouring books present over four volumes, thirty county maps of England and Wales.The maps were produced in the early 17th century by the cartographic engraver William Hole to accompany the vast landscape poem Poly-Olbion by Michael Drayton, one of the most famous poets of his age.Arguably the strangest maps of Britain ever designed, they depict the familiar rolling countryside a...
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Albion's Glorious Ile: Shropshire to Buckinghamshyre: Volume 2

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by Avery, Anne Louise
These beautifully-produced colouring books present over four volumes, thirty county maps of England and Wales.The maps were produced in the early 17th century by the cartographic engraver William Hole to accompany the vast landscape poem Poly-Olbion by Michael Drayton, one of the most famous poets of his age.Arguably the strangest maps of Britain ever designed, they depict the familiar rolling countryside a...
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Albion's Glorious Ile: Northamptonshyre to Westmorlande: Volume 4

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by Avery, Anne Louise
These beautifully-produced colouring books present over four volumes, thirty county maps of England and Wales.The maps were produced in the early 17th century by the cartographic engraver William Hole to accompany the vast landscape poem Poly-Olbion by Michael Drayton, one of the most famous poets of his age.Arguably the strangest maps of Britain ever designed, they depict the familiar rolling countryside a...
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Albion's Glorious Ile: Cornwal to Worestshyre: Volume 1

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by Avery, Anne Louise
These beautifully-produced colouring books present over four volumes, thirty county maps of England and Wales.The maps were produced in the early 17th century by the cartographic engraver William Hole to accompany the vast landscape poem Poly-Olbion by Michael Drayton, one of the most famous poets of his age.Arguably the strangest maps of Britain ever designed, they depict the familiar rolling countryside a...
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The Angler's Guide

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by Salter, T. F.
T. F. Salter's The Angler's Guide, 'abridged for the Use of Young Anglers', was first published in 1816, and advertised as being a complete practical treatise on Angling: 'The art of trolling and fishing for Jack & Pike, flyfishing and making, also bottom and float fishing and trimmer angling with directions how to plumb the Depth, to bait the Hooks, to make Paste, How to lay NightLines and sniggle for Eels...
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The Natural History of Selborne

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by White, Gilbert
Written by Gilbert White and first published in 1789, this book is compiled from a mixture of White's letters to other naturalists - Thomas Pennant and Daines Barrington; a 'Naturalist's Calendar' detailing phenology observations of the first appearances in the year of different animals and plants; and observations of natural history. Illustrated throughout with stunning woodcuts.
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Birds of the Hedgerow, Field and Woodland

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by Nelson, Raphael
From Meadow Pipits to Jays via the Sedge Warbler, this is a treasure trove of illustrations. Volume I - In the Heart of the Country by HE Bates Volume II - The Happy Countryman by HE Bates Volume IV - Canals, Barges and People by John O'Connor
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Take Me to France: A French Phrase Book for the American Soldier

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by Anonymous
This book is reproduced in facsimile format, exactly as it was published almost 100 years ago. It also contains fantastic line drawings of different contemporaneous guns and equipment, each labelled with its French interpretation. From the sublime to the ridiculous, joyous to the poignant, this book is a snapshot of life on the front line for an army so very far from home.
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The Christmas Match: Football in No Man's Land 1914

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by Thermaenius, Pehr
After four months of intense fighting, the war in Flanders between German and British soldiers fell silent on Christmas Eve 1914. The soldiers started singing instead of shooting. On Christmas Day they came out of their trenches and met in No Man's Land.Some chased rabbits. Some played football. This true story is about two footballers and soldiers, one Saxon and one Scot, who were in units that played a ma...
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War and Peace and Sonya

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by Armstrong, Judith M.
In 1862 Sonya Tolstoy married the greatest author the world has ever known. For forty-eight years they shared their lives in an enmeshed union that was both passionate and combative. Sixteen years younger than her husband, Sonya bore him thirteen children and worked for years as his copyist, rewriting countless drafts of his timeless novels. Both were mercurial and personalities and, towards the end and exh...
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Light and Life in the Middle Hills: A Photographer's Perspective of Life in Nepal

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by Fenn, Johnny
This book documents the land, the lives and experiences of the inhabitants through the lens.The photographs here capture the beauty of Nepal and its people; reflecting the hardship of many, including former Gurkhas and portrays the days immediately after the 25th April 2015 Earthquake in the epicentre villages.This title documents life in Nepal before and after the quake by a photographer who knows the land...
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The Tuareg or Kel Tamasheq: The People Who Speak Tamasheq and a History of the Sahara

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by Butler, Henrietta
Romanticised by nineteenth-century explorers as mysterious 'people of the veil', but with a reputation tooas fearsome warriors, the Tuareg have been guardians of the Sahara for over one thousand years. Survivingin one of the most pitiless and inhospitable terrains on earth, they controlled the lucrative caravan tradingroutes until nineteenth- and twentieth-century colonization followed by twenty-first centu...
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In the Heart of the Country

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by Bates, H. E.
H.E. Bates is a revered writer on the countryside; author of a wealth of books reflecting English life including, The Darling Buds of May. Beautifully illustrated with wood engravings by the renowned wildlife artist C.F. Tunnicliffe. The genius of H.E. Bates and C.F. Tunnicliffe was inspired by the beauty of the English countryside. This book is their tribute to its many faces: the magnificence of winter bl...
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English Country Houses

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by Sackville-West, Vita
This book offers a brief history of the English country house from the Middle Ages to the 20th century, and of the people who built and lived in them - from common squires to kings and queens. This wonderful book was undoubtedly written by someone who had a great sense of pride in England and everything it stood for; a morale booster for a British people layed siege to by times of war. Written during the ...
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The Gurkhas: 200 Years of Service to the Crown

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Probably the best known, and to their adversaries the most feared, body of fighting men in the British Army, Gurkhas were first recruited to serve the British Crown 200 years ago in 1815 and for all those years their signature weapon has remained the Kukri. In that time, these young men, from the Nepalese hills, have fought in all the major wars where the British Army has been deployed. Winning an extraord...
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The Happy Countryman

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by Bates, H. E.
With the deft, sure eye of master craftsmen, they portray the mellow stone of country towns, spray swept seaside promenades, strolls among sand dunes, Mr Pimpkins the jobbing gardener, roach fishing at dawn, the art of pear growing, and much more to make a book that is lasting pleasure. Above all, The Happy Countryman was HE Bates statement of his own ideals about the countryside and his hopes and fears for...
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The Edge of the Sea

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by Carson, Rachel
This charming book is a sweet blending of her artistic and scientific regard for the natural world. In this final installation, Carson looks at the environments of the rocky shore, the rim of sand and the coral coast, focusing on life in the zones between lowest and highest tides. Carson's descriptive and lyrical writing make this a worthwhile read for anyone who enjoys visiting the beach or is curious abou...
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Long Live South Bank

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by Long Live South Bank
'Long Live Southbank' documents the history and culture of this iconic London landmark, which was threatened by a GBP120 million redevelopment, announced in March 2013. The Southbank Centre proposed designs to transform the Southbank Undercroft skate park into retail units, relocating the revered and popular skate spot further down the river, beneath the Hungerford Bridge. 'Long Live Southbank' was produced...
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Canals, Barges and People

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by O'Connor, John
He looks at the bucolic world of life on the British waterways. With over 30 superb engravings which capture his love of the natural world.He had a pastoral vision, albeit one imbued with melancholy, at the passing of time and a changing world. Volume I - In the Heart of the Country by HE Bates Volume II - The Happy Countryman by HE Bates Volume III - Birds of Hedgerow, Field and Woodland by Raphael Nels...
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