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AN INVENTORY OF THE HISTORICAL MONUMENTS IN THE CITY OF OXFORD
No author listed.
Stock no. 1818352
Published by Her Majesty's Stationery Office. 1966. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A concise historical statement and pictorial record of the city. Large format. Red cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. Large folding b/w plans. Third impression. Text block lightly browned and grubby. Map present in rear pocket. Cream dustwrapper is a little grubby and is browned to spine.
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FORMAL GARDENS IN ENGLAND AND SCOTLAND
Written by H. Inigo Triggs. Illustrated by H. Inigo Triggs.
Stock no. 1818347
Published by Antique Collectors' Club. 1st 1988. Very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Their Planning and Arrangement Architectural and Ornamental Features. Large format. Beige cloth boards with gilt titles. Colour & b/w illustrations and photos. xxvi and 229 pages. ISBN: 1851490175. Boards clean and bright. Foxing to half-title page else contents clean. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper.
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF OLD ENGLISH CHURCHES
Written by Lawrence E. Jones. Illustrated by A.S.B. New.
Stock no. 1318004
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1965. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer book No. 36. Describing the principle exterior and interior features with 44 plates from photographs and text drawings. Red boards, black titles. Small format. Spine slightly bumped. Old price pencil erasure mark to front free-endpaper. Dustwrapper is price-cut by publisher with new price printed above, is lightly foxed on verso, slightly grubby and edge worn. There is a clear cellophane wrapper which has been stuck down to the wrapper on the rear fold.
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PUPIL TO PRESIDENT
Written by Percy Thomas.
Stock no. 1317973
Published by F. Lewis Publishers Limited. 1st 1963. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Memoirs of the architect Sir Percy Thomas. Blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. Some slight fading to spine. Foxspots to textblock. Original cellophane wrapper is creased at top of front panel by spine edge.
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PRACTICAL BUILDING CONSERVATION VOLUME 5: WOOD, GLASS AND RESINS AND TECHNICAL BIBLIOGRAPHY
Written by John Ashurst; Nicola Ashurst.
Stock no. 1817831
Published by Gower Technical Press. 1990. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

English Heritage Technical Handbook. The repair and treatment of timber and glass; with a short chapter on the use of resins in conservation. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 029139776X. Reprint. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine.
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PRACTICAL BUILDING CONSERVATION VOLUME 4: METALS
Written by John Ashurst; Nicola Ashurst; Geoff Wallis; Dennis Toner.
Stock no. 1817830
Published by Gower Technical Press. 1989. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

English Heritage Technical Handbook. The cleaning, repair and maintenance of metals. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0291397484. Reprint. Top & tail of spine lightly bumped. Pictorial dustwrapper spine faded.
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PRACTICAL BUILDING CONSERVATION VOLUME 2: BRICK, TERRACOTTA AND EARTH
Written by John Ashurst; Nicola Ashurst.
Stock no. 1817828
Published by Gower Technical Press. 1st 1988. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

English Heritage Technical Handbook. The control of damp and the repair and maintenance of brick, clay and earth structures. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0291397468. Small nick to top rear edge of spine of dustwrapper and corresponding smaller nick to spine of boards.
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GASWORKS TO GALLERY THE STORY OF TATE ST. IVES
Written by Janet Axten.
Stock no. 2131153
Published by Janet Axten; Colin Orchard. 1st 1995. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 0952477009. SIGNED by author and designer to title page. Has dedication to previous owners.
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GLOUCESTERSHIRE RAILWAY STATIONS
Written by Mike Oakley.
Stock no. 1817685
Published by Dovecote Press. 1st 2003. Nearly fine condition.

Gloucestershire has been served by some 150 railway stations and halts; today only 25 remain open - 10 of them on privately run railways. This book deals specifically with the stations and halts, and includes photographs of all but a few. Large format. Green glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos throughout. ISBN: 1904349242. Spine faded.
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SCREENS, LOFTS AND STALLS SITUATED IN WALES AND MONMOUTHSHIRE
Written by Fred H. Crossley; Maurice H. Ridgway.
Stock no. 2130978
Published by Cambrian Archaeological Association. 1959. Almost very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos and line drawings. Starts on page 14. Section XIII: Monmouthshire. Uneven browning and marks to covers. Foxing to outer page edges.
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF ARCHITECTURE
Written by John Penoyre; Michael Ryan. Illustrated by John Penoyre; Michael Ryan.
Stock no. 1317780
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer book no. 13. Describing and indexing the Development of Building in Britain from Saxon times to the present day with over 250 illustrations, many of which are in colour. Foreword by F.R.S. Yorke. Some slightly bumped. Some foxing to textblock. Price-cut wrapper is slightly faded to spine.
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SWINDON THE LEGACY OF A RAILWAY TOWN
Written by John Cattell; Keith Falconer.
Stock no. 2130917
Published by English Heritage. 2000. Very good condition.

The architectural history of the railway engineering works and of the associated railway village. Large format. Card wraps. Colour illustrations. B/w photos. This paperback edition has some slight revisions to the original text. ISBN: 187359254X. Creasing to cover corners.
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