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THE ILLUSTRATED HISTORY AND BIOGRAPHY OF BRECKNOCKSHIRE FROM THE EARLIEST TIMES TO THE PRESENT DAY
Written by Edwin Poole.
Stock no. 2132629
Published by Edwin Poole. 1886. Almost very good condition.

Containing the General History, Antiquities, Sepulchral Monuments and Inscriptions, With the History of the Principal Families, Institutions and Societies of the County, Together With the Parochial History of all the Parishes in the Said County, To Which is Added a Biographical Record of Emminent Inhabitants, History of the Borough and County Parliamentary Representatives, With a Roll of High Sheriffs to the Present Time, Mayors of Brecknock and Many Useful Tables of County Information. Large format. Brown leather binding, gilt titles with raised bands to spine. 15 b/w plates including 1 map. xxiii pages (including list of subscribers) + 495 pages. Some damp marks to leather - including rear cover top corner. Some scuffing and wear to leather. Appears that binding at one time may have been tightened at joints. Inscriptions in ink to free front endpaper. Foxing - heaviest to prelims and outer page edges. Preface page (IX-X) has a corner repair (original torn off - a new one put on).

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BRECON BEACONS (NN 126)
Written by Jonathan Mullard.
Stock no. 1817553
Published by William Collins. As new condition in a as new dustwrapper.

Green cloth. A comprehensive book about the wildlife of the Brecon Beacons. ISBN: 9780007367702. Still in original shrinkwrap!

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THE NATURE OF CENTRAL WALES
Written by Fred Slater. Illustrated by Terence Lambert.
Stock no. 2130107
Published by Barracuda Books. 1st 1988. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The Wildlife and Ecology of Powys, incorporating the original counties of Montgomery, Radnor and Brecon. ISBN: 0860232751. Light bumping to spine. Small tape glue marks to endpapers.

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HILLS AND VALES OF THE BLACK MOUNTAIN DISTRICT
Written by Richard Baker-Gabb.
Stock no. 2128572
Published by Jakeman and Carver. 1ST 1913. Almost very good condition.

Burgundy cloth, gilt title to front cover. Folding map as frontis. 17 b/w photo plates. The Borders of Brecon, Monmouth and Hereford. Spine is faded, with wear and some fading. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing throughout. 2 portrait plates are MISSING.

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WALES A WALK THROUGH TIME
Written by Brian E. Davies.
Stock no. 2126505
Published by Amberley Publishing. 1st 2012. Very good condition.

Brecon to Harlech. Card wraps. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 9781848687080. Light creasing to cover edges. Couple of first pages have slight nick to top edge of page.

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THE BRECON BEACONS NATIONAL PARK
Written by J.M. Brereton.
Stock no. 2124789
Published by David & Charles. 1990. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0715391968. Wrapper has some edge-creasing and a little browning to spine.

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HEY DAYS IN HAY LLAWENDDYDD YN Y GELLI
Written by Eugene Fisk; Jeremy Sandford. Illustrated by Eugene Fisk.
Stock no. 2116546
Published by The Fitzponce Press. 1ST 1992. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large oblong format. Card wraps. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0951999605. SIGNED by Fisk, with dedication to previous owners to title page. Light corner creasing.

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THE BIRDS OF BRECKNOCK
Written by Geoffrey C.S. Ingram; H. Morrey Salmon.
Stock no. 1803057
Published by The Brecknock Society. Circa 1957. Very good condition.

Reprinted from Brycheiniog Vol. III, 1957. Grey cardwraps. B/w frontis. Covers lightly browned. Contents fine.

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A HISTORY OF THE COUNTY OF BRECKNOCK
Written by Theophilus Jones.
Stock no. 1202443
Published by William And George North. 1st 1805. Slightly better than good condition.

Three volumes. Brown leather spines and corners. Raised bands and gilt title to spines. 14 maps and plates including coloured map of the county and coloured map of Antient Map Of Wales. Book: all plates present. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Bookplate of Edward W. Rumsey to front pastedown. Some scattered light browning throughout but contents generally very good. Folding county map has 5 inch closed tear. The plain board covers are lightly browned. Joints starting to wear.

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AN ADDRESS PRESENTED TO WILLIAM REES BY THE BRECKNOCK SOCIETY
No author listed.
Stock no. 817823
Published by Brecknock Museum. 1968. Slightly better than very good condition.

Black cloth, gilt titles.

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LINKS WITH THE PAST SWANSEA & BRECON HISTORICAL ESSAYS
Written by Owain W. Jones; David Walker.
Stock no. 669423
Published by Christopher Davies. 1st 1974. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. ISBN: 071540122X. Name in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper slightly edge-creased.

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CRWYDRO BRYCHEINIOG
Written by Alun Llywelyn-Williams.
Stock no. 557514
Published by Llyfrau'r Dryw. 1st 1964. Very good condition.

B/w photos. Breconshire. Text in Welsh. Ex-lib but clean and tidy copy.

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