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IN SEARCH OF ENGLAND
Written by H.V. Morton. Illustrated by Peter Bailey.
Stock no. 2133157
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2002. Fine condition.

Folio Society Edition. Green pictorial cloth with white title block to spine and black title. Endpapers are A Map of England. B/w illustrations. Contained in green slipcase.

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MONMOUTHSHIRE MEDLEY VOLUME ONE
Written by Reginald Nichols.
Stock no. 1819429
Published by The Starling Press. 1st 1976. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0903434172. SIGNED and dated (no dedication) by the author to free front endpaper. B/w folding maps glue to pastedowns, glue residue clearly seen. Some light browning to prelims. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed and has a small closed tear to top of front flap edge.

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BASSALEG RECOLLECTIONS
Written by F.E.A. Yates.
Stock no. 1819428
Published by The Starling Press. 1st 1983. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Compiled and edited by Yates. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0903434598. SIGNED and dated by the author (no dedication) to free front endpaper. Small, neat name in ink to top of front pastedown. Light browning to endpapers. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-rubbed and scuffed.

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AN INVENTORY OF THE ANCIENT MONUMENTS IN GLAMORGAN VOLUME III: MEDIEVAL SECULAR MONUMENTS PART II: NON-DEFENSIVE
No author listed.
Stock no. 1819425
Published by H.M.S.O.. 1st 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Royal Commission on Ancient and Historical Monuments in Wales. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine and Welsh dragon to front. B/w illustrations and colour plates. xxxviii and 398 pages plus b/w plates to rear. ISBN: 011701141X. Tippex to top of free front endpaper. Text block a little browned/grubby, minor foxing to top. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and faded to spine. Strong musty odour present.

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CARDIFF THEN AND NOW
Written by Brian Lee; Russell Harvey.
Stock no. 1819424
Published by Breedon Books Publishing Co.. 1st 2001. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Local historian Brian Lee's magnificent collection of photographs of old Cardiff contrasts markedly with the modern photographs taken by his son-in-law Russell Harvey. Large format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1859832539. Light rubbing to top edge of boards. Small grease spot to free front endpaper. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is edge-creased with a few closed tears and lightly faded to spine and top edge.

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YESTERDAYS NEWPORT
Written by Terry Underwood.
Stock no. 1819423
Published by Terry Underwood. 1st 1980. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Book One Photographs of Old Newport up to and including the Year 1920. Brown cloth, gilt. Sepia photos. ISBN: 0907143008. Spine slightly cocked and worn top & tail. A few marks to endpapers. Text block a little browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with a few small chips.

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PONTYPOOL'S PRIDE
Written by Edward Donovan; Arthur Crane; Allan Smith; John Harris.
Stock no. 1819422
Published by Old Bakehouse Publications. 1st 1988. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Official History of Pontypool Rugby Football Club 1868-1988. Large format. Red boards, gilt title to spine. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0951218115. Bumping to lower board edges. Gift inscription in ink to front endpaper. Pictorial dustwrapper is a little worn to top of spine.

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TREDEGAR: THE HISTORY OF AN AGRICULTURAL ESTATE 1300 - 1956
Written by Roger Phillips.
Stock no. 1819419
Published by Tredegar Memorial Trust. 1st 1990. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The story of the Tredegar agricultural estate spans more than six centuries. The owners, the Morgan family, were the largest land owners in Wales. B/w photos. ISBN: 1854210963. Gift inscription in ink to free front endpaper. Text block a little grubby. Foxing to half-title page. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and a little scuffed.

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HANDO'S GWENT
Written by Chris Barber. Illustrated by Fred J. Hando.
Stock no. 1819417
Published by Blorenge Books. 1st 1987. Almost very good condition.

A Centenary Tribute to Fred Hando Artist/Historian of Gwent. Brown cloth, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0951044443. A few spot marks to covers. Free front endpaper missing.

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TOWN ON THE USK: A PICTORIAL HISTORY OF NEWPORT
Written by Kath Nash.
Stock no. 1819414
Published by Village Publishing. 1st 1983. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. B/w photos. A pictorial history of Newport Gwent. ISBN: 094604306X. Covers grubby and stained, biro scribble to front cover (sounds a lot worse than it is). Contents clean.

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BRITISH MINING No.15: THE TEIGN VALLEY SILVER-LEAD MINES 1806-1880
Written by Christopher J. Schmitz.
Stock no. 1819386
Published by Northern Mine Research Society. 2nd 1980. Slightly better than very good condition.

Revised Edition. A Monograph of the Northern Mine Research Society. Large format. Cardwraps with black cloth spine, staple binding. 121 pages. ISBN: 0901450189. Card covers browned at edges. Text block lightly browned.

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THE WINE TRADE OF THE PORT OF CHEPSTOW
Written by Ivor Waters.
Stock no. 1318827
Published by The Chepstow Society. 1st 1967. Very good condition.

1019 copies printed. Card wrap booklet. Staples rusty, slight fading to spine edges. Contents fine.

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