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EACH A GLIMPSE...
Written by Colin T. Gifford.
Stock no. 1322529
Published by Ian Allan. 1st 2012. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A book of steam railway photography (first published in 1970). Large square format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos throughout. ISBN: 9780711035294. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Dustwrapper is creased at edges.

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AMONG BRITISH BIRDS IN THEIR NESTING HAUNTS (4 VOLUMES)
No author listed. Illustrated by Oswin A.J. Lee.
Stock no. 2136372
Published by David Douglas. 1897. Very good condition.

Very large format (HEAVY!). Red cloth with gilt titles to spines. B/w illustrations and photos. REBOUND with new endpapers. Bumping and wear to cover edges and corners; Some marks to covers. Small nick in cloth to top of Volume 4. Browning to some pages and foxing to a couple of volumes.

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SHOOTING THE FRONT ALLIED AERIAL RECONNAISSANCE IN THE FIRST WORLD WAR
Written by Terrence J. Finnegan.
Stock no. 1322313
Published by Spellmount Publishers. 1st thus 2014. Nearly fine condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. 408 pages. ISBN: 9780752499543. Minimal rubbing to cover edges. A few page corner tips lightly creased.

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THROUGH JAMAICA WITH A KODAK
Written by Alfred Leader.
Stock no. 1823244
Published by John Wright & Co.; Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1907. Very good condition.

Based upon letters written by the author while in Jamaica, to his daughter in England, and are the outcome of suggestions made to him that their substance, together with the photographs, may not be uninteresting to the public. Olive green cloth boards with bevelled edges and large pictorial onlay to front. Gilt titles. B/w photos. Spine & corners lightly rubbed. Foxing to colour map frontispiece. Hinges pulled. Text block browned.

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STEVE RUSSELL: A PORTRAIT OF PANGOLIN
Written by Rungwe Kingdon. Illustrated by Steve Russell.
Stock no. 1823065
Published by Steve Russell. 1st 2006. Fine condition.

Exhibition catalogue of photographs of the Pangolin team which includes over sixty skilled craftsmen, two hundred and fifty artists and many associated professionals, conveying the atmosphere of the creative hothouse this cast of characters represent. Pictorial cardwraps. Unpaginated.

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IMAGES OF SHELSLEY
Written by Robert Cooper; Denis Jenkinson.
Stock no. 2136028
Published by Midland Automobile Club. Very good condition.

Card wraps. 90 Years of Britain's oldest motor sporting event seen through the eyes of the camera. Foreword by Jenkinson. B/w photos. Spine is faded, with tiny nicks to top and tail.

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MYSTERY TRAIN - IMAGES OF AMERICA IN ROCK 'N' ROLL MUSIC
Written by Greil Marcus.
Stock no. 1321708
Published by Folio Society. Circa 2020. Fine condition.

In this newly updated Folio edition, Greil Marcus’s masterful history of rock ‘n’ roll and American culture is beautifully illustrated with archive photography and full-colour album covers, introduced by the author. Grey cloth. Still in original shrinkwrap! This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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OPEN SKIES
Written by John Fowles. Illustrated by Don McCullin.
Stock no. 1822344
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1989. Slightly better than very good condition.

Oblong format. Card wraps. B/w photos. Introduction by Fowles. Rest is b/w photographs by McCullin. ISBN: 0224026704. Small nick to base of front edge of spine. White cardwraps are lightly browned. A few marks to text block.

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OLD ABERTILLERY IN PHOTOGRAPHS VOL 2
Written by Keith Thomas.
Stock no. 2135282
Published by Stewart Williams. 1st 1988. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

This second volume of photographs of Old Abertillery will revive memories of the 'good old days' and also remind present and future generations of the efforts and sacrifices made by ordinary folk to forge a community which became the largest urban area in the old county of Monmouthshire. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1870402251. Some light marks and browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine with a few small nicks and a little edge-creasing.

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FLIGHT FLY-PAST
No author listed.
Stock no. 2135208
Published by Iliffe & Sons Limited. Almost very good condition.

A Portfolio of Aircraft Photographs by 'Flight' Cameramen. Large oblong format. Card wraps. B/w photos. Some marks to covers; chipping to couple of edges. Contents are still very good!

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KUSTOMLAND: THE CUSTOM CAR PHOTOGRAPHY OF JAMES POTTER 1955-1959
Written by Thom Taylor.
Stock no. 2134998
Published by Motorbooks. Circa 2008. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Bright green cloth with white title to spine. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 9780760322598. Some surface paper damage to page facing title page, chapter 1 title page and page 29 - very shiny page surfaces are slightly sticking together in places. Wrinkling to pages. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chips and nicks; a little loss.

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AUTOMOTIVE JEWELRY VOLUME ONE: MASCOTS . BADGES
Written by Michael Furman.
Stock no. 1822054
Published by Coachbuilt Press. 1st 2013. Fine condition.

A celebration of the artistry and craftsmanship of the sculptural details of the world's most elegant vehicles. Representing more than twenty years of Michael Furman's efforts to photograph these iconic works of sculpture and design, in concert with comments by prominent figures in the automotive world. Large format. Black cloth boards with grey titles. Colour photos throughout. ISBN: 9780988273313. SIGNED by Michael Furman (name only, no dedication), renowned automobile photographer. Includes original wrap-around.

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