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Bergeracs Jersey
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Bergeracs Jersey

By John Nettles

Inscribed & signed thus by John Nettles. " To Derek, John Nettles. 1991 XX" on first title page.Near Fine Book and Near Fine Wrapper. No other inscriptions or markings. As Sergeant Jim Bergerac on BBC TV, John Nettles has helped to make the island of Jersey familiar to over 14 million viewers. Here he offers a personal view of the island where he now lives, and reveals the hidden Jersey, away from the usual tourist beat. The book provides a guide to the twelve ancient parishes, beginning with the author's home village of St Brelade, and introduces many of the houses and gardens featured in the Bergerac series of over 60 episodes. Please See Photos for Condition B4

$56.36

Encompassing Britain: painting at the points of the compass
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Encompassing Britain: painting at the points of the compass

By Peter Collyer

2002.: First edition. CASED Hardback. Fine. 160pp. Colour illustrations from paintings by the author. Original textured blue cloth, gilt titling to the front board and the spine, all edges gilt, cloth slipcase. The book is in excellent condition; the slipcase is lightly rubbed. This is the de-luxe edition, limited to 250 copies (this copy is number 237), and signed by the author. With coloured frontispiece, 64 superb water colour illustrations, and 5 maps. - 'The author visited 32 coastal locations from the centre of Britain, he planned and executed a series of journeys, capturing places he visited in water colour, and telling of the places and some of the people he met.' Z3

$28.17