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THE WEST SOMERSET MINERAL RAILWAY AND THE STORY OF THE BRENDON HILLS IRON MINES
Written by Roger J. Sellick; J.R. Hamilton; M.H. Jones.
Stock no. 2124174
Published by David & Charles; Phoenix House. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
B/w photos and illustrations. Fold-out map to rear. Spine and cover edges are unevenly faded. Previous owners name sticker to front pastedown. Some foxing. Wrapper is very faded to spine and one edge, with tears and chips; a little loss; some marks.
THE WHEAL OF HOPE SOUTH CROFTY AND CORNISH TIN MINING
Written by James Crowden.
Stock no. 1609983
Published by Agre Books. 1st 2000. Very good condition.
Card wraps. Oblong format. Poems by James Crowden. Photographs by George Wright. 96 pages. ISBN: 0953800024. SIGNED by author and photographer on title page (with dedication). Covers rubbed at corners and edges, a little grubby to rear. Small split at top of spine. Small split at base of rear cover.
TREATISE ON CERAMIC INDUSTRIES
Written by Emile Bourry; Wilton P. Rix.
Stock no. 2124013
Published by Scott, Greenwood & Co.. 1901. Almost very good condition.
Large format. Black cloth with gilt titles. A Complete Manual For Pottery, Tile and Brick Works. Translated from the French by Tix. 323 illustrations. Bumping to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Couple of small holes in cloth on spine. Inscription in ink to title page. Foxing. A few grubby margin marks.
PRACTICAL DREDGING AND ALLIED SUBJECTS
Written by Hubert R. Cooper.
Stock no. 2124011
Published by Brown, Son & Ferguson Ltd.. 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Blue cloth. B/w photos. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is browned with some edge-creasing; a couple of closed tears; a few nicks to corners.
WINDING AND TRANSPORT IN MINES
Written by John Sinclair.
Stock no. 2124004
Published by Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1959. Almost very good condition.
Orange cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w diagrams. Spine and a couple of edges are faded. Ink stamp to front endpaper. Page browning.
LUCAS BIRMINGHAM AND BEYOND
Written by Gordon Bunce.
Stock no. 1208877
Published by Sutton Publishing. 1st 2004. Nearly fine condition.
Lucas was one of the Midlands' largest employers until its closure in 1989. The story of the factories, people and places that made up the fabric of this great company. Pictorial card wraps. More than 230 b/w photos. 128 pages. ISBN: 0750940336. SIGNED by author on half-title page. Inscription erased from top of half-title.
LANCASHIRE BRIEF HISTORICAL AND DESCRIPTIVE NOTES
Written by Leo H. Grindon.
Stock no. 1208757
Published by Seeley and Co. Limited. 1st 1892. Very good condition.
Includes the cotton district and manufacture of cotton, miscellaneous industrial occupations, dialect and pastimes and much more. Maroon cloth, gilt titles, gilt crest to front cover. Numerous b/w illustrations. 355 pages. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. A couple of small marks to rear cover. Technical School prize stamp plus name and date in ink on front endpaper. Foxing to half-title. Occasional foxspots to contents. Overall a bright copy.
THE ARCHAEOLOGY OF THE INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION
Written by Brian Bracegirdle.
Stock no. 1609747
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Large format. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0435329901. Scuffing to corners and top & tail of spine.
JAMES HARGREAVES AND THE SPINNING JENNY
Written by Chris Aspin; D. Chapman.
Stock no. 1208751
Published by Helmshore Local History Society. 1st 1964. Very good condition.
Blue cloth, gilt title to front. B/w photos. 79 pages. Ex-lib with library number to spine and label to front pastedown. Label stuck to rear pastedown. name and date in ink on front endpaper. Spine faded. Contents clean.
THREE CENTURIES OF SHEFFIELD STEEL
Written by Sidney Pollard.
Stock no. 1609727
Published by Marsh Brothers & Co. Limited. 1st 1954. Very good condition.
Black boards, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. The story of a family business, Marsh Brothers & Co Limited. Spine bumped. Faint numbers on spine; ink number on front endpaper. A few scattered foxspots.
THE SURVIVING ENGINES OF GLYN PITS PONTYPOOL
Written by Gwyn Tilley.
Stock no. 2123434
Published by Landmark Publishing. 1st 2005. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
Early Steam and Water Power in Local Industry. B/w photos. ISBN: 1843062038. SIGNED by author to front endpaper. A few pale foxspots. Wrapper is edge-creased.
THE SLATES OF WALES
Written by F.J. North.
Stock no. 2123383
Published by National Museum of Wales. 3rd 1946. Almost very good condition.
Third Edition. B/w photos. Crease vertically down front cover. Some foxing and browning also to covers. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and page browning.