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THE PILGRIM'S WAY
Written by Derek Bright.
Stock no. 2117632
Published by The History Press. 2012. Fine condition.

Fact and Fiction of an Ancient Trackway. From the Neolithic through to the Victorian pilgrimists, the author brings together a mass of evidence and re-evaluates how we should view this ancient trackway which winds its way from Winchester to Canterbury. Pictorial card wraps. Colour and b/w photos. B/w illustrations. 158 pages. ISBN: 9780725460857.

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ROADS AND ROADS CONSTRUCTION YEAR BOOK & DIRECTORY 1955-56
No author listed.
Stock no. 1711976
Published by The Carriers Publishing Company Limited. 1956. Good condition.

Has easy reference thumb tabs with sections including: Sand, Grave & Roadstone; Current Practice; Useful Tables; Review of the Year. Covers rippled. Front and rear joints just starting to crack.

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MILITARY ENGINEER SERVICES HANDBOOK VOLUME III ROADS
No author listed.
Stock no. 1808312
Published by Government Of India. 1st 1925. Almost very good condition.

Sixth Edition, 1925. Green cloth spine, light green paper boards. Black titles. viii and 253 pages. Military roads in India. Boards grubby and worn, top & tail of spine worn. Front joint just starting to crack. Name in pencil to front endpaper. One or two instances of annotation.

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TURNPIKE ROADS
Written by Ivor Waters. Illustrated by Mercedes Waters.
Stock no. 2108996
Published by Moss Rose Press. 1st 1985. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Limited to 105 copies. B/w illustrations. Green cloth. The Chepstow and New Passage Turnpike Districts. ISBN: 0906134315.

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THE HIGHWAY
Written by Edgar B. Schieldrop.
Stock no. 1704495
Published by Hutchinson & Co.. 1st 1939. Very good condition.

Cloth boards. Colour frontis. B/w photos. Conquest of Space and Time series. Spine browned. Some foxing.

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ROAD TRANSPORT IN CUMBRIA IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY
Written by L.A. Williams.
Stock no. 821194
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 1st 1975. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

An attempt to assess the changing role of road transport in Cumberland, Westmorland and the Furness district of Lancashire during the nineteenth century. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0043850626. Pale foxing to endpapers else a very clean copy in a clean mustard colour dustwrapper.

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ROADS: THEIR CONSTRUCTION AND MAINTENANCE
Written by Allan Greenwell; J.V. Elsden.
Stock no. 629997
Published by Whittaker & Co.. 1901. Very good condition.

The Builder Students Series. Red cloth with gilt titles. With special reference to road materials. Large bump to top edge of front cover. Browning/darkening to spine and cover edges. Ink name stamp to front endpaper. Some browning to page edges.

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COACHING DAYS AND COACHING WAYS
Written by W. Outram Tristram. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson; Herbert Railton.
Stock no. 816358
Published by Macmillan & Co.. 1st 1893. Almost very good condition.

Limited large paper edition of 250 copies. Burgundy cloth. B/w illustrations. Book: Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Endpapers lightly browned. Joints slightly cracked. A few scattered foxspots. Spine and cover edges faded to brown. Copy No. 91.

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FROM TRACKWAY TO TURNPIKE
Written by Gilbert Sheldon.
Stock no. 597989
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1928. Very good condition.

An Illustration From East Devon. Brick-red cloth, gilt titles. B/w maps. Book: book plate to front pastedown. Corners bumped and rubbed.

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THE EXETER ROAD
Written by Charles G. Harper. Illustrated by Charles G. Harper.
Stock no. 691234
Published by Chapman & Hall. 1st 1899. Very good condition.

The Story of the West of England Highway. Three-quarters red calf binding with raised bands, gilt titles and decorations to spine. Red cloth covers. Top edge gilt. B/w illustrations. Pictorial cloth from original covers laid onto front and rear pastedowns. Front spine edge split from bottom to two thirds of the way up. A very few foxspots to prelims, endpapers and foredge. Spine darkened. Slight staining to covers at spine edge. Corners worn. REDUCED FROM £150.

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MODERN ROAD CONSTRUCTION
Written by Francis Wood.
Stock no. 561440
Published by Charles Griffin & Co. Ltd.. 1920. Good condition.

Burgundy cloth, gilt titles. 284 pages. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. 2nd edition. Ex-lib with bookplate to front pastedown, stamps to prelims and rubbed covers. Contents very good. Includes a chapter on steam rollers.

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