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Mountains and Mountain Climbing

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, T. Nelson and Sons:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000426

Condition: Fair


415 pp, 33 full-page illustrations including the frontis. orig pictorial gilt cloth, beveled boards, gilt title lettering on front cover, gilt vignette on spine, lightly foxed on few leaves. Cover has the dirt of a worn book of this age Inscribed to Mr John McTaggart in copper plate hand writing dated 8th Oct 1886 View more info

THE COUNTRYMAN SUMMER 1984 VOLUME 89 NO 2 [Paperback]

By: N/A

Price: £0.50

Publisher: Burford, The Countryman: 1984

Seller ID: 001630

Condition: Fair


Minor creases and marks to cover, reading crease to spine. View more info

The Countryman Volume 89,No.1 Spring 1984

By: N/A

Price: £0.40

Publisher: Burford, The Countryman: 1984

Seller ID: 001649

Condition: Poor


Cover creased and a bit wrinkled, pages clean. View more info

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Butterfly Walks in Gloucestershire

By: Butterfly Conservation

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Butterfly Conservation Gloucestershire Branch;: 2016

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 9780956893567

ISBN: 0956893562

Condition: New Book


Over 40 walks throughout the county, with maps and colour photographs of many of the flora and butterflies you may encounter. View more info

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The Gustav Holst Way

By: Frank Partridge

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Reardon Publishing: 2014

Seller ID: LED0060

ISBN: 1874192863

Condition: New Book


'The Gustav Holst Way' is the first guidebook to describe the 35-mile rambling route across the Cotswolds to celebrate the life and work of the composer Gustav Holst. Published exactly 100 years after Holst began work on The Planets, the route visits many of the places that were important to the young Holst as his musical career took wing. Among the highlights are the house in Cheltenham where he was born (now the Holst Birthplace Museum) and several venues in the Cotswolds where he played, conducted and taught music. The richly illustrated guidebook divides the walk into five easy/moderate se... View more info

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A Walk Through The History of Gotherington - Part 4 - From Aggs lane to Evesham Road

By: Geoff Newsum

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Bishopd Cleeve, Courtyard Books: 2011

Seller ID: 9780956943620

ISBN: 0956943624

Condition: New


The fouth book in the series detailing a walk around Gotherington View more info

Soviet Deserts and Mountains

By: George George St and the Editors of Time-Lfe Books

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Time-Life Books: 1974

Seller ID: 001437

ISBN: 0705400972

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth binding and white letters on spine, contents clean and unmarked. Part of the 'The World's Wild Places' series. Numerous colour illustrations on high-gloss paper. Chapters describing and illustrating this massive area of deserts, mountains and rivers in the Soviet Union region. A heavy book so check exact shipping costs with us View more info

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Big Louie and Me : Caravans, Curses and Cockfights

By: George Locke

Price: £8.99

Publisher: University of Hertfordshire Press: 2012

Seller ID: 9781907396823

ISBN: 1907396829

Condition: New Book


In 1869 George's great grandmother Alice ran away with a Gypsy boy called Joe Locke, but he soon disappeared when he found out she was carrying a baby. Two years later, when she was sixteen, Alice married her cousin and bore many more children. At the age of eleven, unable to stand his stepfather's cruelty any longer, George's grandfather set out to search for the birth father he had never met. Passed from one community of Gypsies to another, after nine months he met a Gypsy woman who stared at him and said, 'You look exactly like my man'. When Joe heard the boy's story, he embraced him and... View more info

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Country Folk Country Ways : Reflections of the Cotswolds

By: Gibbs, Tooty Stocker, Betty Illustrated by: Stocker, Betty

Price: £12.99

Publisher: Reardon Publishing: 2009

Seller ID: 9781873877920

ISBN: 1873877927

Condition: New Book


"Country Folk Country Ways: Reflections of the Cotswolds": This book reveals through photographs and words that there is more to the Cotswolds than just its chocolate-box image of rolling hills and pretty thatched cottages. It shows that traditional craftsmen are thriving throughout the Cotswolds, from thatcher to cheesemaker, sheep-shearer to stonemason, brewer to beekeeper, dry-stonewaller to silversmith, saddler to farrier - all expertly documented. Time-honoured pursuits such as the famous Cotswold Olimpicks and the North Cotswold Hunt Meet are also featured, along with images of smallhold... View more info

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Literary Strolls in the Cotswolds and the Forest of Dean

By: Gordon Ottewell

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Sigma Press: 1999

Seller ID: 185058687x

ISBN: 185058687x

Condition: New Book


All less than three miles in length, the routes spread right across the delightful Cotswold countryside and encourage strollers to find out more about the area through the discovery of its many-faceted literary associations. This book gives an original approach to walking which will appeal equally to lovers of literature and landscape. View more info

Good Farm Crops

By: Oldershaw, A.W.

Price: £1.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1946

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 001167

Condition: Good


Part of the Teach Yourself Farming series. 224 pp. B/W illus. View more info

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The Isbourne Way

By: Peter Teaque

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Gloucestershire, Winchcombe Welcome Walkers: 2014

Seller ID: 20150108-1

Condition: New Book


A guide to the network of footpaths along the Isbourne Valley. Divided into 5 main sections, each section provides a "return" path for a circular walk. River Isbourne source to Winchcombe, Winchcombe to Toddington, Toddington to Wormington, Wormington to Sedgeberrow, Sedgeberrow to Evesham. Note the return paths are not shown here View more info

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A Boot Up The Cotswolds

By: Rodney Legg

Price: £4.99

Publisher: PiXZ Books: 2011

Seller ID: 9780857100207

ISBN: 0857100203

Condition: New Book


England's archetypal walking country, through lush valleys and up across limestone downland, the Cotswold Hills are delightfully peppered with warm honey-stone architecture. These houses inspired William Morris to form the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings. Its churches, built on wool-wealth from sheep, are without equal. England's archetypal walking country, through lush valleys and up across limestone downland, the Cotswold Hills are delightfully peppered with warm honey-stone architecture. These houses inspired William Morris to form the Society for the Protection of Ancient... View more info