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Great Britain & Maps

Great Britain & Maps

Great Britain & Maps, topography and geography of the British Isles and coastine, walking tours and oddly British curiosities.

 


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TERRIBLY ENGLISH
RUPERT BESLEY    Book Number: 75121
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Custard, cricket, Shakespeare, fog, dogs, mangold hurling, marmite, spadgewhistles - cartoonist Besley runs a fond eye over all that is impenetrable about England. Catch up on customs, clothes, cl...

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LONDON OBSERVED: A Polish Philosopher at Large, 1820-24
KRYSTYN LACH-SZYRMA    Book Number: 75098
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The earliest description of British society to be written in Polish (translated here), this book aroused great interest at a time when both English and Scottish institutions were widely admired, an...
THE ENGLISH YEAR: A Literary Journey Through the Seasons
EDITED BY PETER BUCKINGHAM    Book Number: 75108
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This delightful anthology focuses on the weather and the landscape, with occasional observations about the people who inhabit it. On 15 January Coleridge sees "the brightest halo circling the roun...
EDWIN LUTYENS COUNTRY HOUSES:
GAVIN STAMP    Book Number: 75128
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No architect ever had a closer relationship with a magazine, and the match between Edwin Lutyens (1869-1944) and Country Life was one made in architectural heaven. Lutyens' celebrated collaborator ...

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ATLAS OF WALES
EDITED BY GILL MILLER    Book Number: 74884
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Actually designed for school children, we at Bibliophile bagged this bargain because it is so unusual and so interesting and so useful. It has detailed coverage of all the regions paying particula...
STORY OF KEW GARDENS IN PHOTOGRAPHS
LYNN PARKER & K. ROSS-JONES    Book Number: 75329
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Kew's Royal Botanic gardens became a public institution in 1841, just as the first-ever photographs were being created. The earliest image of the Palm House is a daguerreotype, reproduced here, an...
VERY BRITISH PROBLEMS: Making Life Awkward for Ourselves
ROB TEMPLE    Book Number: 75352
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Have you ever waited patiently in a queue that turned out not to be a queue at all? Or said you are pleased with your new haircut, even though you hate it? Or allowed your bladder to explode rath...
CIRCULAR WALKS ALONG THE PENNINE WAY
KEVIN DONKIN    Book Number: 75371
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Upper Swaledale, Upper Ribblesdale, Maize Beck, Hadrian's Wall, the Leeds and Liverpool Canal, Fountains Fell, Cam Fell, the Central Pennines and Windy Gyle are among the starting points for day wa...
GREAT TALES FROM ENGLISH HISTORY
ROBERT LACEY    Book Number: 75376
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Sub-titled 'A Treasury of True Stories - the Extraordinary People Who Made Britain Great'. Originally published in three volumes 'Cheddar Man to the Peasants' Revolt', 'Chaucer to the Glorious Rev...
STONES OF LONDON: A History in Twelve Buildings
LEO HOLLIS    Book Number: 75395
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In an original perspective on London's complex history, 12 iconic landmarks, such as the Houses of Parliament, have been chosen to take readers on a varied and unexpected journey through one of the...
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