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THE BEAUTIES OF ENGLAND AND WALES VOL. XIII PART I AND II
Written by Rev. Mr. Nightingale.
Stock no. 1821028
Published by J. Harris; Longman And Co.; J. Walker; R. Baldwin et al.. 1st 1813. Very good condition.

Original delineations, topographical, historical and descriptive. Two Volumes. Part I: Shropshire and Somersetshire. Part II: Staffordshire. Three quarter leather binding with blue marbled boards. 5 raised bands to spine. Gilt title to spines and gilt tooling. 31 & 14 plates respectively. Very nice, tight leather binding. Light browning to edge of marbled boards. Spines are lightly faded but gilt is bright. Text block browned on both volumes. Scattered foxing throughout and browning.

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INDUSTRIAL LOCOMOTIVES OF CHESHIRE, SHROPSHIRE AND HEREFORDSHIRE
Written by Alan J. Bridges.
Stock no. 1820066
Published by The Industrial Railway Society. 1st 1977. Slightly better than very good condition.

Brown & grey cardwraps. Handbook G. B/w photos and maps. ISBN: 0901096334. Light browning to spine. Corners lightly rubbed. Contents clean.

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STRANGERS AT WITCHEND
Written by Malcolm Saville.
Stock no. 1318016
Published by Collins. 1st 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue mottled boards, gilt title to spine. 192 pages. Top edge red. A Lone Pine adventure based in Shropshire. ISBN: 0001602908. SIGNED by the author on a small white piece of paper which has been stuck down onto the half-title page. This is the page that you see when you open the book so it is possible that the front free-endpaper is missing? Small piece torn from lower edge of rear free-endpaper where it is stuck to the pastedown. Contents clean. Spine slightly bumped. Dustwrapper is slightly rubbed at spine and corners with slight loss to base of spine.

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THE RIVER SEVERN
Written by Keith Kissack.
Stock no. 2128926
Published by Terence Dalton Limited. 1st 1982. Very good condition.

Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0861380045. Some wear to cover edges. Inscription in ink to inside front cover. A few light marks.

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SEVERN VALLEY LOCOMOTIVES
Written by Tom Ferris.
Stock no. 2128829
Published by Midland Publishing. 1995. Very good condition.

Oblong format. Card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 1857800303. Spine is faded. Name in ink to title page. Browning to page edges.

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DISASTERS ON THE SEVERN
Written by Chris Witts.
Stock no. 1816708
Published by Tempus Publishing Ltd. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition.

A fascinating catalogue of incidents. A record of the tribulations of man trying to harness the powers of this great waterway and the perils risked by living alongside it. Card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0752423835.

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THE RIVER SEVERN
Written by Keith Kissack.
Stock no. 2124674
Published by Terence Dalton Limited. 1st 1982. Very good condition.

Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0861380045. Couple of yellow marks to rear cover. Name and address label to half-title page.

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HANDBOOK FOR SHROPSHIRE, CHESHIRE AND LANCASHIRE
No author listed.
Stock no. 2124520
Published by John Murray. 1st 1870. Good condition.

Red cloth with gilt titles. With Map. 64 pages of advertisements to rear. New red spine, with gilt titles (old spine is still inserted loosely into book). Heavy wear to edges, with some scuffing to covers. Some foxing. A few small pencil annotations to margins. Map is present, but very fragile!

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THE GALE OF LIFE: TWO THOUSAND YEARS IN SOUTH-WEST SHROPSHIRE
Written by John Leonard; David Preshous; et al.
Stock no. 1815198
Published by Logaston Press. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition.

The South-West Shropshire Historical and Archaeological Society has produced this book as a celebration of the Millenium. Comprising of 20 essays by a variety of authors. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 1873827369.

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THE PARISH CHURCH OF ST. LAWRENCE, LUDLOW
No author listed.
Stock no. 2123759
Published by George Woolley. 1893. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Green/blue cloth with gilt titles. A Monograph of The Tower Restoration, 1889-90-91. B/w photos. Fading and some damp spots to cover edges and spine. Damp staining to pages 28 + 29. A few margin marks.

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ECOLOGICAL FLORA OF THE SHROPSHIRE REGION
Written by C.A. Sinker; J.R. Packham; et al. Illustrated by Anne Gilbert; Lindsay Brown.
Stock no. 1609623
Published by Shropshire Trust For Nature Conservation. 1st 1985. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour & b/w illustrations. One acetate overlay included. ISBN: 095086370X. Spine and corners bumped. Contents near fine. Acetate overlay is present. Wrapper is browned to spine and a little edge creased.

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THE WESTERLY WANDERER
Written by Jeremy Bourne.
Stock no. 1608698
Published by The Housman Society. 1st 1996. Slightly better than very good condition.

Card wraps. A brief portrait of A.E. Housman, author of A Shropshire Lad. ISBN: 0904579069.

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