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A HISTORY OF MONMOUTHSHIRE THE HUNDRED OF TRELECH
Written by Joseph Bradney.
Stock no. 1318242
Published by Academy Books. 1st thus 1992. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Volume 2 Part 2 of A History of Monmouthshire from the coming of the Normans into Wales down to the present time. Large format. B/w illustrations. Facsimile of the 1913 edition. ISBN: 1873361165. Top of spine is bumped. Dustwrapper is slightly creased at top edges, a number of small indentations to front panel of wrapper.
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MONMOUTHSHIRE WRITERS
Written by W.J. Townsend Collins.
Stock no. 1318140
Published by R.H. Johns Limited. 1st 1945. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

More than 50 writers represented by quotation, biography and comment. A Literary History and Anthology. Uneven fading to covers. Light foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Pages opposite the photographs are slightly browned. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small chips and nicks; grubby to spine.
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF ANCIENT AND ROMAN BRITAIN
Written by Harold Priestley.
Stock no. 1318135
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer Book No. 56. 74 b/w photos, 10 pages of maps and 4 line drawings. ISBN: 0723215448. Spine bumped. Dustwrapper is price-cut by publisher with 'new' price printed above and is slightly browned.
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THE LEAD SMELTING MILLS OF THE YORKSHIRE DALES
Written by Robert T. Clough.
Stock no. 1318120
Published by Robert T. Clough. 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Their Architectural Character, Construction and Place in the European Tradition. An economic and social history of the English lead mining and smelting industries as it applies to the Yorkshire Dales. Numerous b/w photos and scale drawings by the author. Large format. Limited edition of 1000 copies. SIGNED by the author, copy no. 977. Cvoers are edge bumped and dusty. Light browning to endpapers. Name and date in biro to front free-endpaper. Dustwrapper is edge creased with small hole to top of spine and spine slightly browned. Price on front flap has been blotted out and a 'new' price stamped below.
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CARDIFF A HISTORY OF THE CITY
Written by William Rees.
Stock no. 1317982
Published by The Corporation of Cardiff. 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. 2nd revised edition. Some light staining to covers. Large presentation plate to front pastedown and gilt name embossed to front cover of book (S. Tapper-Jones). Endpapers lightly browned/foxed. Light musty smell to contents. Dustwrapper is foxed on verso and is lightly edge rubbed.
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CARDIFF A HISTORY OF THE CITY
Written by William Rees.
Stock no. 1317981
Published by The Corporation of Cardiff. 1962. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. Endpapers browned and foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is edge worn, small tear to lower edge of front flap.
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CARDIFF CASTLE ITS HISTORY AND ARCHITECTURE
Written by John P. Grant.
Stock no. 1317978
Published by William Lewis. 1923. Almost very good condition.

Buff pictorial boards. Sepia illustrations. Front card cover has almost detached itself from the contents. Foxing throughout. Ink name stamp to top edge of front wrapper cover. Brown spots to rear wrapper cover.
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HISTORY OF THE PORT OF CARDIFF
Written by Edgar L. Chappell.
Stock no. 1317972
Published by Priory Press Limited. 1939. Very good condition.

Dark blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners slightly bumped, spine slightly faded. Foxing to endpapers and textblock.
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THE MAKING OF A NATIONAL MUSEUM PART III
Written by Douglas A. Bassett.
Stock no. 1317967
Published by The Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion. Very good condition.

White card wraps. B/w photos. The National Museum of Wales. Reprinted from The Transactions of the Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion 1984. Includes a compliements slip from National Museum of Wales SIGNED by the author. Slight rubbing to spine and corners of covers slightly turned.
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THE DIARY OF ROBERT SHARP OF SOUTH CAVE: LIFE IN A YORKSHIRE VILLAGE 1812-1837
Written by Robert Sharp; Janice E. Crowther; Peter A. Crowther.
Stock no. 1818012
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1997. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Records of Social and Economic History New Series 26. This diary gives a vivid picture of life in a Yorkshire village between the Napoleonic Wars and the Victorian era. Robert Sharp, schoolmaster, village constable, shopkeeper, and tax collector, was in a unique position to observe the affairs of the village and the lives of his fellow-villagers, whom he describes with wry humour and affection. Green boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0197261736. Text block slightly grubby. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased with a small closed tear to rear edge (no loss).
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A PORTRAIT OF RHYMNEY VOLUME 2
Written by Marion Evans.
Stock no. 1317916
Published by Old Bakehouse Publications. 1st 1995. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. With Cameos of Pontlottyn, Tafarnaubach, Princetown, Abertysswg and Fochriw. ISBN: 1874538700. Minimal bumping to spine. Dustwrapper is just a little rubbed at top of spine and is slightly foxed on verso.
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ETON ESTABLISHED: A HISTORY FROM 1440-1860
Written by Tim Card.
Stock no. 1817985
Published by John Murray. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

From the College's foundation in 1440 to 1860, by which time the school was very much established. An insight into the development of education over four hundred years, and many of the issues that emerge are still relevant today. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. ISBN: 0719560527. Text block lightly browned. Dustwrapper is faded to spine.
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