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ROYAL CONFINEMENTS
Written by Jack Dewhurst.
Stock no. 1817795
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 1980. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The author, a professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, reviews the pregnancies and labours of some of Britain's queens and princesses from Catharine of Braganza to Queen Victoria from his authoritative standpoint. Purple boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0297778471. Previous owner's label to front pastedown (mostly covered by front flap of dustwrapper). Dustwrapper is faded to spine, browned to rear panel and a little grubby.
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THE TRUCE
Written by Primo Levi. Illustrated by Jane Joseph.
Stock no. 2131301
Published by Folio Society. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition.

A Survivor's Journey Home from Auschwitz. Translated by Stuart Woolf, Introduction by David Mendel. Blue cloth boards, silver title to spine, silver design. Pale blue endpapers. B/w etchings. Small knock to top of spine. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.
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SAINTS & SINNERS A HISTORY OF THE POPES
Written by Eamon Duffy.
Stock no. 2131291
Published by Folio Society. 2nd 2011. Fine condition.

Red cloth with gilt blocked design to front and spine. Colour pictorial endpapers. Colour plates. Slip case is very good - some scuffs and marks.
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OLD INNS
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2131287
Published by William Heinemann. 1925. Almost very good condition.

Black cloth, gilt titles. 16 colour plates. Numerous b/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Uneven fading/spotting to covers. Contents are very good. Foxing.
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A HISTORY OF MONMOUTHSHIRE THE HUNDRED OF CALDICOT PART 1
Written by Joseph Bradney.
Stock no. 2131285
Published by Merton Priory Press. 1st thus 1994. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Volume 4 Part 1 of A History of Monmouthshire. From the Coming of the Normans into Wales down to the present time. Large format. Blue boards, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0952000946. A few foxspots to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few marks.
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A HISTORY OF MONMOUTHSHIRE THE HUNDRED OF ABERGAVENNY (PART 2)
Written by Joseph Bradney.
Stock no. 2131278
Published by Academy Books. 1st thus 1992. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Volume 1 Part 2b of A History of Monmouthshire from the coming of the Normans into Wales down to the present time. Facsimile of the 1906 edition. Large format. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 1873361130. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with fading to spine; a few marks.
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A HISTORY OF MONMOUTHSHIRE THE HUNDRED OF RAGLAN
Written by Joseph Bradney.
Stock no. 2131277
Published by Academy Books. 1st 1992. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Volume 2 Part 1 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 1914 edition. ISBN: 1873361157. Some foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with couple of small closed tears; grubby marks to rear panel.
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STROUD A PICTORIAL HISTORY
Written by Joan Tucker.
Stock no. 2131150
Published by Phillimore. 1st 1991. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A new look at old Stroud. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos throughout. ISBN: 085033778X. SIGNED by author to title page. Bumping to top and tail of spine. Wrapper is edge-creased with fading to spine and a couple of edges.
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I HAVE SIND CHARLES NAPIER IN INDIA 1841-1944
Written by Priscilla Napier.
Stock no. 2131145
Published by Michael Russell. 1st 1990. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0859551636. SIGNED by author to title page. A few light marks. Wrapper a bit edge-creased.
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THE NORTHERN COUNTIES RAILWAY VOLUME 2: HEYDAY AND DECLINE, 1903 - 1972
Written by J.R.L. Currie.
Stock no. 1817751
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1974. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Second in set of 3 volumes looking at Irish Railway History. Orange/red cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0715365304. Text block slightly grubby. Pink pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned.
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THE BLOODY FIELDS OF WATERLOO: MEDICAL SUPPORT AT WELLINGTON'S GREATEST BATTLE
Written by M.K.H. Crumplin.
Stock no. 1817744
Published by Ken Trotman Publishing. 1st 2013. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Medical perspectives of the battles from the 16th to 18th June 1815, anecdotal casualties, explanations of medical ranking, with a comprehensive list of medical men, who served at the battle and their career paths. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w & colour illustrations. ISBN: 9781907417412. SIGNED and dated 2015 by the author to title page.
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RANDWICK 1893-1993 A CENTURY OF CHANGE
No author listed.
Stock no. 1817701
Published by Randwick Historical Association. 1st 1995. Nearly fine condition.

Limited Edition of 500 copies. The photographs, reminiscences and research material that have been used to produce this book have been provided by past and present members of the Randwick Historical Association, their acquaintances, residents and former residents of the Village of Randwick. Cream pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0952490706. No. 217 of 500 copies as per the stamp to rear inside cover.
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