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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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THE CITY AND COUNTRY PURCHASER'S AND BUILDER'S DICTIONARY: OR THE COMPLETE BUILDER'S GUIDE...
Written by Richard Neve.
Stock no. 2130899
Published by Ecco. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. PRINT ON DEMAND edition. Follows The third edition, corrected and improved throughout. Cover edges are creased.

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HISTORIC CARMARTHENSHIRE HOMES AND THEIR FAMILIES
Written by Francis Jones.
Stock no. 2130325
Published by Carmarthenshire Antiquarian Society. 1st 1987. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Brown leather-look covers, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0906972027. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some indentation marks to rear panel.

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DAIRY QUEENS THE POLITICS OF PASTORAL ARCHITECTURE FROM CATHERINE DE' MEDICI TO MARIE-ANTOINETTE
Written by Meredith Martin.
Stock no. 2130091
Published by Harvard University Press. 1st 2011. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

White cloth spine, with gilt title, cream boards. Colour photos and illustrations. ISBN: 9780674048997. Bumping along cover edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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WALES CHURCHES, HOUSES, CASTLES
Written by Simon Jenkins.
Stock no. 2130090
Published by Penguin Books. 1st thus 2011. Slightly better than very good condition.

Card wraps. From the great forts of Caernarfon, Harlech and Beaumaris in the North to the Victorian glories of Cardiff to the South. Numerous colour photographs. ISBN: 9780141024127. Light creasing to cover corners.

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DESERT PLANNING INTERNATIONAL LESSONS
Written by Gideon Golany.
Stock no. 2130080
Published by The Architectural Press. 1st 1982. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Brown cloth with gilt title to spine. This book provides technical guidance for the whole range of professionals involved in arid-zone development: planners, community-builders, architects, policy-makers and economists. B/w photos. ISBN: 0851391532. Marks along bottom edge of covers. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with fading to spine and a couple of edges.

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ARCHITECTURAL DETAIL
Written by Jim Kemp.
Stock no. 1817138
Published by Eagle Editions. 1st thus 1998. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Wood; Glass; Metal; Tile; Fibre. Exploring the contemporary details being used in houses all over the country to provide inspiration for professionals and homeowners alike. Colour photos by Robert Perron. Large format. Yellow glazed pictorial boards. ISBN: 190232823X. Top corners of boards lightly bumped. Neat inscription in ink to front pastedown. Top edge of boards lightly faded. Matching pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine, scuffed to rear panel and lightly rubbed top front edge.

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COTSWOLD STONE
Written by Freda Derrick. Illustrated by Freda Derrick.
Stock no. 2128916
Published by Chapman & Hall. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Cotswold stone building from prehistoric time to the era of the council house. B/w illustrations. Wrapper has a few small chips and tears; mostly repaired to verso, with very little loss.

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