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1 Dublin, Cork, and South of Ireland : A Literary, Commercial and Social Review Past and Present , with a Description of Leading Mercantile Houses and Commercial Enterprises.
New Bond Street London. Stratten & Stratten. 1892 First Edition Hard Back Decorated Boards Very Good 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Illustrated with A Descriptive Tour . 
A rare Irish trades directory with large descriptive wright ups about each enterprise discussed. A valuable source book, illustrated with many sketches and photographs. Bound in green cloth decorated with gilt shamrocks tilte and cartouche on the front boards. 
Price: 166.50 EUR
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2 Bernard Rackham & Herbert Read English Pottery., Its Development from Early Times to the End of the Eighteenth Century.
London Ernest Benn 1924 First Edition Cloth Very Good No Jacket 4to, Heavy, So a Bit Extra Post Profusely Illustrated 
A scarce book for all lovers of English pottery 
Price: 202.50 EUR
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3 Charles Platten Woodhouse Old Toby Jugs , and Their Makers
London The Mountrose Press 1949 First Edition Hard Back Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9 - 12" Tall Slim illustrated 
An informative book on the subject of collecting Toby jugs, several photos from various collections of the time . Covers just a little faded with a coffee small splash on the front board book is fairly scarce. 48pp. 
Price: 18.00 EUR
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4 Edlin, H, L, Forestry and Woodland Life
London Batsford 1957 First Edition Hard Back Very Good Fair 8V0 illustrated 
A super book that takes me back to my chidhood growing up in a timber yard, great photgraphs , dj has half the soine missing fron has been torn & repaired edge worn all in a clear removable protector. 
Price: 22.50 EUR
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5 Fred w Burgess Chats on Household Curios.
London T Fisher Unwin 1914 First Edition Very Good Very Good DJ in Protector 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 94 Illustrations 
Scarce in a dj a great book for studying domestic utensils & items used in the home. 
Price: 40.50 EUR
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6 J Geraint Jenkins Life and Tradition in Rural Wales
London J M Dent & Sons 1976 0 460 04197 5 / 9780460041973 First Edition Very Good Very Good DJ in Protector 4to, Heavy, So a Bit Extra Post 142 Photographs Illustrations & a Map 
Lovely book on all sorts of bygone activities. 
Price: 48.60 EUR
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7 James G Fyfe Games, Sports and Pastimes
London The Gresham Publishing Co The Gresham Library of Knowledge. Cloth Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 8 Plates 
No date but circa 1935 lots of very useful things to do, play & make if you are not into computors. 
Price: 10.80 EUR
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8 John Cullyer The Gentleman`s & Farmers Assistant, Containing First , Tables for Finding the Content of Any Piece of Land ,
Jewry Lane London Stevenson and matchett& J Scatcherd 1803 Fourth Edition Full Brown Calf. Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
A useful book for the gentleman farmer It tells how to measure land in yards perches and acres with tables for the content , tables shewing the number of loads of that will manure an acre of land by knowing the distance of the heaps, a table for measuring thatchers work from one to sixty four feet long and one to twenty five feet high. Book has been professionaly rebacked with a new leather spine, gilt title & date to base, a super little pocket sized book. 
Price: 202.50 EUR
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9 John Holt Ibbetson Specimens in Eccentric Circular Turning with Practical Instructions for Producing Corresponding Poeces in That Art.. By an Amateur.
Cockspur St Printed for the Author Sold By Holtzapffell & Deyerlein 1817 First Edition Card Covers Good 8vo - over 7 - 9" Tall Slim Illustrated with Diagrams 
A very rare first edition original drab card boards with price one guinea in boards at the top of front board with the title page copied upon it now all very grubby, one might assume it has lain in a workshop for most of its life, new matching spine has been profesionaly replaced, contents are clean and tight the fpd has a previous owners name in blue indelible pencil, the same name in pencil of top of title page the rear pd has notes in pencil about different timbers, 86 rough cut pages with six copper engraved full page plates with tissue guards& most pages have small illustrations of work , no were does the autors name appear at the rear bound in is a general sketch of contents about another book by Holtzapffel 14pp. 
Price: 535.50 EUR
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10 Marie Hartley & Joan Ingilby Life and Tradition in the Yorkshire Dales
London J M Dent & Sons 1968 Reprinted the Same Year as the First Almost Fine Almost fine in Protector 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Profusely Illustrated 
A wonderful look at Yorkshires past, from country cures to stone walling, haymaking to geese driving butterchurning to barns & thatching with heather, there is such a lot here with 261 photographs drawings & maps . See also our catalogue no 2162 again about Yorkshire in the same series by the same authors . 
Price: 49.50 EUR
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11 Marie Hartley & Joan Ingilby Life in the Moorlands of North East Yorkshire
London J M Dent & Sons 1972 0 460 03961 x / 9780460039611 First Edition Almost Fine Almost fine in Protector 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Profusely Illustrated 
A fascinating book on the past with 265 photographs drawings & maps, this realy is a wonderful glimpse into Yorkshires past. See also our catalogue no 2163 also about Yorkshire in the same series by the same authors. 
Price: 49.50 EUR
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12 Marjorie Filbee Dictionary of Country Furniture
London The Connoisseur 1977 0 900300 5177 7 First Edition Fine Very Good DJ in Protector 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Profusely Illustrated 
A usefull book on the subject. 
Price: 40.50 EUR
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13 Philip a Wright Old Farm Implements
London Adam & Charles Black 1961 First Edition Hard Back Very Good Very Good DJ in Protector 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall illustrated 
A scarce book on old farm tools and hard work. With photographs and drawings of implements from a bygone age. 
Price: 58.50 EUR
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14 Sallyann J. Murphey Bean Blossom Dreams, a City Family`s Search for a Simple Country Life , an Adventure in the American Heartland.
New York Hearst Books 1994 0-688-12325-2 / 9780688123253 First American Edition Hard Back As New As New 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 

Price: 13.50 EUR
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15 Various Authors The Countryside and How to Enjoy it
London Odhams Press First Thus Hard Back Very Good Very Good , a tad Edge Worn 8v0 Over 1 Kg Packed Illustrated 
A super book with 13 extracts from country magazines and publications & lots of photographs & line drawings. 
Price: 22.50 EUR
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