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GETTING THE COAL
Written by Jeanne Carswell; Tracey Roberts.
Stock no. 2128045
Published by Mantle Oral History Project 1992. 1st 1992. Nearly fine condition.

Impressions of a twentieth century mining community. Taken from a sound archive in which the people of North West Leicestershire recall, in their own words, their own history. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. 156 pages. ISBN: 9780951504017. Corners just very slightly rubbed.

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IMAGES OF THE SOUTH WALES MINES
Written by David Bellamy. Illustrated by David Bellamy.
Stock no. 2127674
Published by Sutton Publishing. 1st thus 1997. Nearly fine condition.

Square format. Colour illustrations. Card wraps. ISBN: 0750915692. SIGNED by Illustrator, with dedication to a previous owner. A few light marks to outer page edges and endpapers.

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WATER POWER IN SCOTLAND 1550-1870
Written by John Shaw.
Stock no. 2126336
Published by John Donald Publishers Ltd.. 1st 1984. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Though the theme of water power is the connecting link in this new book, the material ranges much further so that water power is seen in the perspective of other developments as well as of its own development in time and place. It makes a fundamental contribution to the history of industry in Scotland. B/w maps and illustrations. ISBN: 0859760723. Fading and some bumping to cover edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with uneven browning and a few nicks to edges.

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BANKING ON COAL
Written by Douglas F. Campbell.
Stock no. 2126335
Published by University College Of Cape Breton Press. 1st CANADA 1997. Very good condition.

Card wraps. Perspectives on a Cape Breton Community Within an International Context. B/w photos. Canadian edition. ISBN: 0920336884. Some creasing to cover corners. A few grubby marks.

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RAIL FREIGHT SINCE 1968 COAL
Written by Paul Shannon.
Stock no. 2126165
Published by Silver Link Publishing. 1st 2006. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 9781857942637. Some creasing to cover corners.

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RHONDDA COLLIERIES VOLUME 1
Written by John Cornwell.
Stock no. 1816048
Published by D. Brown & Sons Limited. 1st 1987. Fine condition.

No. 4 in the Coalfield Series. Glazed pictorial boards. Oblong format. B/w photos. ISBN: 0905926822.

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THE PRACTICE AND SCIENCE OF MINING ENGINEERING
Written by W. Fairley.
Stock no. 2124589
Published by James Fairley. 1st 1896. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. vi + 366 pages. Book: name in ink to front endpaper. top and tail of spine and corners lightly bumped and rubbed. Some grubby marks to endpapers and outer page edges.

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THE RIO TINTO RAILWAY
Written by Alan Sewell.
Stock no. 1815400
Published by Plateway Press. 1st 1991. Slightly better than very good condition.

A history of the copper mine railway in Spain. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. 64 pages. ISBN: 1871980062. Text block grubby.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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MINES OF DEVON VOLUME 1 THE SOUTHERN AREA
Written by A.K. Hamilton Jenkin.
Stock no. 1609378
Published by David & Charles. 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. ISBN: 0715367846. Spine bumped. Some scuffing and fading to wrapper.

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