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A History of the City from its Earliest Times to the Present. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w pictorial endpapers. B/w photos. ISBN: 1872808123. SIGNED and dated by the author to title page. Text block lightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly creased and scuffed.
B/w photos. The story of Cardiff and its people during the second world war. ISBN: 095344550X. Dustwrapper is lightly scuffed and lightly edge-creased.
The Taff Vale Railway ran from Cardiff docks to Merthyr but from this there were no less than 23 branch lines serving the collieries of the South Wales valleys. Large format. B/w photos. ISBN: 0860932414. Minor fading to lower edge of boards. Contents fine. Black pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed and light creased across top edge.
THE DIARIES OF JOHN BIRD OF CARDIFF
Written by John Bird; Hilary M. Thomas.
Stock no. 1822395
Published by South Wales Record Society; Glamorgan Archive Service. 1st 1987. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Clerk to the first Marquess of Bute 1790-1803. John Bird, prominent citizen and life-long resident of Cardiff, wrote his diary in order to keep his employer - the first Marquess of Bute - informed about local events concerning Cardiff Castle and its vast estates in Glamorgan. Edited by Hilary M. Thomas. Red boards, gilt title to spine. Map to endpapers. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0950867632. Black pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed, and rubbed at top edges.
Written by T.J. Foster.
Stock no. 1821913
Published by Friends Of Howardian High School. 1st 1990. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
The story of Howard Gardens Schools, Cardiff 1885-1990. 957 pages. B/w photos. ISBN: 0951670808. A couple of light knocks to top edges of boards. Text block is slightly grubby. Contents fine. Green pictorial dustwrapper is lightly faded to spine and lightly scuffed, barcode label stuck to rear.
Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0900807644. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed.
Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1870402502. Spine slightly bumped. Dustwrapper is price-cut with slightly faded spine which is a little creased at top edge.
Local historian Brian Lee's magnificent collection of photographs of old Cardiff contrasts markedly with the modern photographs taken by his son-in-law Russell Harvey. Large format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1859832539. Light rubbing to top edge of boards. Small grease spot to free front endpaper. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is edge-creased with a few closed tears and lightly faded to spine and top edge.
Blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some tears and chips; minimal loss. Fold out frontis is creased to edge.
Blue cloth, b/w plates. Spine slightly bumped and faded. Foxing to textblock.
A CELEBRATION OF THE GRANTING OF THE ROYAL CHARTER TO THE WORSHIPFUL LIVERY COMPANY OF WALES: CWYMNI ANRHYDEDDUS LIFRAI CYMRU
Written by Bryan Marsh.
Stock no. 1819083
Published by The Worshipful Livery Company Of Wales. 1st 2014. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.
A record of the presentation of a Royal Charter on June 7th, 2014, by the Lord-Lieutenant of South Glamorgan, Dr Peter Beck, to The Worshipful Livery Company of Wales, formerly known as the Welsh Livery Guild. Colour photos throughout. ISBN: 9781903529249.
CHOICES AND CHANCES 1948-1969: MEMORIES OF A CARDIFFIAN
Written by Malcolm Pill.
Stock no. 1819081
Published by Malcolm Pill. 1st 2016. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.
The author writes of the time between his entering secondary education in 1948 and his becoming established at the Bar of England and Wales by 1969, a journey via Grammar School, National Service, University, pupillage at the Bar and the Foreign Office. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780993500305.