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PRIVATE OWNER WAGONS FROM THE GLOUCESTER RAILWAY CARRIAGE AND WAGON COMPANY LTD
Written by Keith Montague.
Stock no. 1322521
Published by Oxford Publishing. 1st 1981. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Primarily concerned with the huge number and great variety of wooden bodied coal wagons built for private companies during the heyday of Britain's railways. In addition to illustrations of no less than 665 different wagons a background history of the company from its formation in 1860 is also given. Large format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0860931242. Spine and corners bumped. Dustwrapper is creased at edges.

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ROYAL AIR FORCE MORETON-IN-MARSH A HISTORY
Written by John F. Hamlin; Gerry V. Tyack.
Stock no. 1823318
Published by Gerry V. Tyack. 1st 1995. Slightly better than very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

B/w photos. 169 Pages. ISBN: 095252562. SIGNED and dated by author Gerry V. Tyack to dedication page and also a Wellington Aviation Museum compliments slip signed by same. A few minor marks to boards. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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DEAN FOREST FOOTPLATE MEMORIES
Written by Bob Barnett.
Stock no. 1823280
Published by Silver Link Publishing. 1st 2007. Nearly fine condition.

Working Lives series. Railway Heritage from the Nostalgia Collection. Card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781857942859. A nice copy.

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GREEN WOOD
Written by Leonard Clark. Illustrated by Trevor Parkin.
Stock no. 2136301
Published by Max Parrish. 1ST 1962. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The author's childhood in the Forest of Dean. B/w illustrations. Wrapper has some edge-wear and a glue sticker mark to front panel.

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GEOLOGY EXPLAINED IN THE SEVERN VALE AND COTSWOLDS
Written by William Dreghorn. Illustrated by William Dreghorn.
Stock no. 1823110
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations. An easy-to-follow guide. ISBN: 0715341022. Boards clean. Text block heavily browned. Faint date rubber stamped to front endpaper. A few foxspots to endpapers and dustwrapper. Yellow dustwrapper is heavily browned and foxed to verso.

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GLIMPSES OF THE HISTORY OF PAINSWICK
Written by Francis A. Hyett.
Stock no. 2136090
Published by The British Publishing Company. 1957. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth with gilt titles. B/w photos. Browning to outer page edges and endpapers. Small tear to top of front panel of wrapper; a few small marks.

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THE MAKING OF THE SEVERN RAILWAY TUNNEL
Written by Roger Cowles.
Stock no. 2135865
Published by Alan Sutton. 1st 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Severn Railway Tunnel was one of the most striking civil engineering feats of the 19th century. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0862996023. Light spotting to covers. Pale page edge browning. Wrapper a little edge-creased with faded spine.

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GLOUCESTERSHIRE A SHELL GUIDE
Written by David Verey.
Stock no. 2135654
Published by Faber & Faber. 2nd 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

2nd edition. Brown cloth. B/w photos. 136 pages. ISBN: 0571047106. Wrapper has some edge-creasing and browning.

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AN HISTORICAL SURVEY OF THE MIDLAND IN GLOUCESTERSHIRE: STATION LAYOUTS AND ILLUSTRATIONS
Written by Peter Smith.
Stock no. 1822333
Published by Oxford Publishing. 1st 1985. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Covering the section of the Midland Railway between Mangotsfield in the south, to Gloucester in the north, together with the branches to Thornbury, Dursley, Nailsworth and Stroud, plus the various dock lines surrounding Gloucester. Large format. Brown cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Printed in landscape format. ISBN: 0860933016. Endpapers lightly browned. Otherwise contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and top front edge, also a little creased.

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FRAMPTON ON SEVERN: PORTRAIT OF A VICTORIAN VILLAGE
Written by Rose Spence. Illustrated by Mrs. H.H.E.C. Clifford.
Stock no. 1822302
Published by Phillimore & Co. Ltd.. 1st 2000. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Burgundy boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 1860771513. SIGNED by the author (no dedication) to title page.

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THE STROUDWATER CANAL A HISTORY
Written by Michael Handford.
Stock no. 1321480
Published by Amberley Publishing. 1st thus 2013. Nearly fine condition.

First published in 1979, since then the canal as been restored to its former glory. Contains minor revisions and additions to the original text. Cream cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781445619439. Slight rubbing to corners.

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FRAMPTON ON SEVERN AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY
Written by Rose Hewlett; Jean Speed.
Stock no. 1321477
Published by The Frampton On Severn Village Hall Management Committee. 1st 2007. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The evolution of village life including the manorial system and open-field farming, law and order, poor relief, education, entertainment, the importance of the church vestry and later of the parish council. Burgundy boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations and maps. ISBN: 0953633993. SIGNED by both autors to title page. Spine bumped. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is slightly edge creased with wear and minimal loss to top of spine.

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