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A HISTORY OF THE COUNTY OF GLOUCESTER VOLUME V
Written by N.M. Herbert.
Stock no. 2140824
Published by Oxford University Press. 1996. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. The Victoria County History of the County of Gloucester, The Forest of Dean. ISBN: 0197227872. Foxing and browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few tears and chips; minimal loss; some grubby and brown marks.

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BETWEEN SEVERN AND WYE IN THE YEAR 1000
Written by Cyril Hart.
Stock no. 2140697
Published by Sutton Publishing. 1st 2000. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations and diagrams. A prelude to the Norman Forest of Dene in Glowecestscire and Herefordscire. ISBN: 0750925515. Wrapper is price-cut.

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A DOCTOR IN THE FOREST
Written by Bill Tandy.
Stock no. 2140672
Published by The Forest Bookshop. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Brown cloth. B/w illustrations. Hilarious chronicle of 40 years as doctor in the Forest of Dean. ISBN: 0950592617. SIGNED by author to title page. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine with a few grubby marks.

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GLOUCESTERSHIRE 2: THE VALE AND THE FOREST OF DEAN (BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND)
Written by David Verey; Nikolaus Pevsner.
Stock no. 2140420
Published by Yale University Press. 2002. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Black vinyl covers, gilt titles. B/w photos. 3rd edition, extensively revised. ISBN: 0300097336. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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A PATCH IN THE FOREST
Written by Elizabeth West.
Stock no. 2140248
Published by Logaston Press. 1st 2001. Almost very good condition.

Card wraps. A delightful observation of wildlife comings and goings in the Forest of Dean. ISBN: 1873827725. Bumping and wear to spine and cover edges. Some page corner creasing.

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MAN OF IRON - MAN OF STEEL
Written by Ralph Anstis.
Stock no. 1323133
Published by Albion House. 1st 1997. Slightly better than very good condition.

The lives of David Mushet and his son Robert. Two of Britain's most outstanding metallurgists who lived in the Forest of Dean. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 095113714X. Browning to outer page edges else a clean copy.

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LESSONS OF A LIFETIME: MEMORIES OF CHEPSTOW AND THE FOREST OF DEAN
Written by Brian Rendell; Keith Childs.
Stock no. 1823600
Published by Review Graphics. Circa 1983. Almost very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. Memories centering around Lydney and the Forest of Dean. ISBN: 0951001205. Covers browned, scuffed and lightly creased through use. Text block lightly browned. A well-used book but still sound.

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DEAN FOREST FOOTPLATE MEMORIES
Written by Bob Barnett.
Stock no. 1322807
Published by Silver Link Publishing. 1st 2007. Very good condition.

Working Lives series. Railway Heritage from the Nostalgia Collection. Card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781857942859. Slight rubbing to spine and corners. Light crease to lower edge of front panel and crease to top corner of rear panel. Light marks to some pages but contents generally clean.

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THE INDUSTRIAL HISTORY OF DEAN: WITH AN INTRODUCTION TO ITS INDUSTRIAL ARCHAEOLOGY
Written by Cyril Hart.
Stock no. 1821254
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

xxvii + 466 pages. B/w photos. Covering the Charcoal Iron industry; the Coke Iron industry; Iron Working; Mining of Iron Ore and Ochre; Coal Mining; Stone, Clay and Lime; Gold Mining; Silviculture; Wood Chemical Works and Distillation Works; Fulling Mills, Corn Mills and Agriculture; Paper and Leatherboard; Communications and Transport; Miscellaneous Industries of the Past; The Changed Industrial Scene. Plus Index of Subjects, Place-names and Personal Names. ISBN: 0715352881. SIGNED by the author (Best wishes) to title page. Ex-lib with minimal stamps and bookplate. Text block grubby. One or two foxspots to margins. Light bumping along lower edge of boards. Pictorial dustwrapper is very lightly creased.

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COLEFORD: THE HISTORY OF A WEST GLOUCESTERSHIRE TOWN
Written by Cyril Hart.
Stock no. 1821253
Published by Alan Sutton. 1st 1983. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A fully illustrated history of this West Gloucestershire town and its neightbourhood. xxx + 573 pages. B/w photos. ISBN: 0862990912. SIGNED by the author (best wishes) to title page. Light tape marks to top of spine and boards. Name & date in ink to front pastedown. Text block browned and with some foxing. Else contents clean. Green pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and has foxspots to flaps.

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NICHOLLS'S FOREST OF DEAN AND IRON MAKING IN THE OLDEN TIMES
Written by H.G. Nicholls; Cyril Hart.
Stock no. 1821248
Published by David & Charles. 1st thus 1966. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Reprint of the Forest of Dean An Historical and Descriptive Account published in 1858 and Ironmaking In The Olden Times published in 1866. New edition with introduction by Cyril Hart. B/w illustrations. Text block slightly browned. Spine slightly cocked. Contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is rubbed at corners and scuffed to rear panel.

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ROMAN ANTIQUITIES AT LYDNEY PARK GLOUCESTERSHIRE
Written by William Hiley Bathurst; C.W. King.
Stock no. 1821229
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1st 1879. Good condition.

A posthumous work of the Rev. William Hiley Bathurst, M.A. with notes by C.W. King. Green cloth, gilt title to spine, gilt vignette to front cover. 30 plates including one tinted and nine in colour. Top & tail of spine worn. Rear board scuffed. Lower front corner has large bump to board. Other corners lightly bumped. Joints cracking but binding still good. Lower corners of contents lightly creased caused by the bump to front board. Contemporary inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Neat date in ink and a blind address stamp to top of title page. A few scattered foxspots. Hinges pulled. All plates present.

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