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THE INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION IN NORTH WALES
Written by A.H. Dodd.
Stock no. 2137974
Published by University of Wales. 2nd 1951. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The book covers every aspect of the changes which the industrial revolution brought to life in North Wales. The pre-industrial society, the landed proprietors, enclosures, communications, the metal industry, collieries and quarries, the woollen and textile industries, the new capitalists and the labouring poor. xl 439 pages. 2nd edition. Bumping to corners. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks; browned to spine and edges.

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MINES, MILLS AND FURNACES
Written by D. Morgan Rees.
Stock no. 2137096
Published by HMSO. 1st 1969. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

An introduction to industrial archaeology in Wales. B/w photos. ISBN: 0118800833. Browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few chips and marks.

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THE IRON AND STEEL INDUSTRY: A DICTIONARY OF TERMS
Written by W.K.V. Gale.
Stock no. 1823374
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Over 3000 iron and steel terms are defined in this book. An invaluable dictionary. Orange cloth boards, black title to spine. ISBN: 0715353020. Light browning and minor foxing to text block. Small previous owner label to front endpaper. Contents clean. Orange pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-rubbed and lightly scuffed to rear panel.

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A GAZETTEER OF CHARCOAL-FIRED BLAST FURNACES IN GREAT BRITAIN IN USE SINCE 1660
Written by Philip Riden.
Stock no. 2136077
Published by Merton Priory Press. 1993. Slightly better than very good condition.

Pictorial card wraps. Second edition, fully revised. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0952000911. Small knock and some fading to spine.

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JOHN BEDFORD AND THE IRONWORKS AT CEFN CRIBWR
Written by Philip Riden.
Stock no. 2136076
Published by Philip Riden. 1st 1992. Very good condition.

Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0950329975. Creasing to bottom corner of front cover and few pages of prelims. Small nick to base of spine.

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DYNASTY OF IRON FOUNDERS
Written by Arthur Raistrick.
Stock no. 2135921
Published by David & Charles. 1970. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Orange cloth. B/w illustrations. The Darbys and Coalbrookdale. ISBN: 0715347101. Bumping to spine and a couple of corners. Browning and foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is scuffed with a few tears and chips, but minimal loss; some browning.

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MEN OF STEEL
No author listed.
Stock no. 1821923
Published by The Iron And Steel Trades Confederation. 1st 1951. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. A chronicle of 88 years of trade unionism in the British iron and steel industry. Spine a little creased, gilt title to spine is dull. Boards are lightly marked. Corners lightly rubbed. Text block browned and grubby. Endpapers grubby. Frontis and title page creased with a little damage to title page (edge of). Hinges pulled but binding tight. Contents generally clean. A well used copy.

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SKINNINGROVE IRON AND STEEL WORKS: ITS HISTORY, RAILWAYS AND LOCOMOTIVES
Written by Cliff Shepherd.
Stock no. 1820118
Published by The Industrial Railway Society. 1st 2012. Fine condition.

The history and physical changes affecting a UK integrated iron and steel works. Large format. Blue glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos and a few colour. ISBN: 9781901556803. SIGNED by the author (no dedication) to title page.

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THE AGE OF MACHINERY
Written by Alexander R. Horne.
Stock no. 1819205
Published by Blackie And Son Limited. Almost very good condition.

The Forces of Nature turned to the Service of Man. Some ordinary useful applications of the sciences explained in simple language for young people. Blue boards, pale blue titles. B/w illustrations. Boards marked, spine and title to spine faded. Endpapers and text block heavily browned. Rear pastedown has a sticky label stuck to it and pencil scribble. Rust spot to gutter edge of prelims.

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SIMPLE GUIDE TO SHAPING PROCESSES IN THE STEEL INDUSTRY
No author listed.
Stock no. 2128710
Published by British Steel Corporation. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. Some fading to cover edges. Creasing to corners.

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THE INDUSTRIAL TEAGUES AND THE FOREST OF DEAN
Written by Ralph Anstis.
Stock no. 1812314
Published by Alan Sutton. 1st 1990. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Biography of the Teagues. The industrial revolution brought unforeseen changes to the Teagues and other working families in the Forest of Dean. Six members of the family are comprehensively discussed. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 086299750X. SIGNED by the author (no dedication) to verso of front endpaper. Minor foxing to top edge of text block else contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly edge-creased and lightly faded to spine.

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MAN OF IRON - MAN OF STEEL
Written by Ralph Anstis.
Stock no. 1811912
Published by Albion House. 1st 1997. Nearly fine condition.

The lives of David Mushet and his son Robert. Two of Britain's most outstanding metallurgists who lived in the Forest of Dean. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 095113714X. SIGNED by the author with personal dedication to half-title page. Corners lightly rubbed.

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