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JENKINSON'S PRACTICAL GUIDE TO NORTH WALES
Written by Henry Irwin Jenkinson.
Stock no. 1814795
Published by Edward Stanford. 1st 1878. Good condition.

Green boards. Gilt titles. Pocket for map to front pastedown. Fold out map as frontis. Adverts to end of volume. Boards lightly scuffed. Front endpaper & map frontis detached but present. Large fold-out map that is contained in the pocket is worn and browned, has been pasted on to stiff pink cloth to help preserve it by previous owner, some folds worn. Binding is fragile.

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AN EARLY VICTORIAN SEVERN BRIDGE
Written by Samuel Baldwyn Rogers.
Stock no. 1208881
Published by Merlin Bookshop. 1st 1974. Nearly fine condition.

Facsmile of the 1845 'Memoranda Relative to a Magnificent Toll-Free Stone Bridge Across the River Severn...Between the New Passage in Gloucestershire and the Black-Rock in Monmouthshire. Small card wrap booklet. 8 pages. ISBN: 0904376001. Staples rusty on spine.

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THE ISLAND
Written by Ronald M. Lockley. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 1814761
Published by Andre Deutsch. 1st 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Life on the island that is Skokholm, tiny and remote, off the wild coast of Pembrokeshire. Mottled brown boards, gilt title to spine. Maps to endpapers. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0233960902. Text block a little grubby. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine and grubby to rear panel.

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FISHING AROUND THE BRISTOL CHANNEL
Written by Mike Smylie; Simon Cooper.
Stock no. 1208856
Published by The History Press. 1st 2011. Very good condition.

Fishing the Severn Sea From Hartland Point to St. Ann's Head. Delving into the various fishing methods used in the past and present around this coastline. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. 157 pages. ISBN: 9780752457925. SIGNED by author. Lower corners and edge of covers lightly rubbed.

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CAMBRIAN RAILWAYS 1859-1947
Written by C.C. Green.
Stock no. 1208853
Published by Ian Allan. 1st thus 1997. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A superb portrait of a fascinating railway operator. B/w photos throughout. 224 pages. Originally published in two volumes this is the combined edition. ISBN: 0711025088. Base of spine very slightly bumped and rubbed. Price-cut wrapper has very light creasing at top edge.

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OLD BARRY IN PHOTOGRAPHS VOLUME II
Written by Brian C. Luxton; Glyn Daniel.
Stock no. 1208848
Published by Stewart Williams. 1st 1978. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Another rich slice of Barry's colourful history is presented in this second volume of 200 photographs which span sixty years and cover everything from docks and shipping to trade and transport, religion and entertainment to holiday pleasures and characters of yesteryear. Orange boards with gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0900807296. Spine slightly rubbed at base with small mark at top. Price-cut wrapper has small tear and crease at top of spine.

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NARROW GAUGE RAILWAYS IN SOUTH CAERNARVONSHIRE VOLUME I
Written by James I.C. Boyd.
Stock no. 1609754
Published by The Oakwood Press. 1988. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Enlarged Revised edition in Two Volumes (1988). The British Narrow Gauge Railway Series - No. 4. ISBN: 0853613656. Spine bumped. Wrapper spine lightly faded.

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NARROW GAUGE RAILWAYS IN SOUTH CAERNARVONSHIRE VOLUME 2
Written by James I.C. Boyd.
Stock no. 1609753
Published by The Oakwood Press. 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

2nd Edition, Enlarged and Revised. Volume 2 - The Welsh Highland Railway. 142 pages. B/w illustrations. B/w photos. ISBN: 0853613834. Wrapper spine faded.

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THE RIVER RUNNING BY
Written by Joan Fleming-Yates.
Stock no. 2123770
Published by Wedderburn Art Ltd.. Circa 2010. Very good condition.

An Historical Journey Through the Monnow Valley. Large format. Pictorial card wraps. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 1905037058. SIGNED by author to title page. Cover corners are creased.

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INNS AND TAVERNS OF CHEPSTOW AND THE LOWER WYE VALLEY
Written by Ivor Waters. Illustrated by Mercedes Waters.
Stock no. 1609703
Published by The Chepstow Society. 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Limited to 250 copies. Blue binding. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. An expanded and largely rewritten version of the 1949 edition. ISBN: 0900278358. A little spotting to front board. SIGNED by author and illustrator on title page. Wrapper is faded to spine and edges; light foxing.

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HANDO'S GWENT
Written by Chris Barber. Illustrated by Fred J. Hando.
Stock no. 1609702
Published by Blorenge Books. 2000. Very good condition.

New Edition. A Centenary Tribute to Fred Hando Artist / Historian of Gwent. Card wraps. B/w illustrations. 200 pages. ISBN: 0951044451. Vertical creasing to covers. SIGNED by author (Chris Barber) on title page.

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CHEPSTOW PRINTERS AND NEWSPAPERS
Written by Ivor Waters.
Stock no. 1609701
Published by The Chepstow Society. 1st 1970. Almost very good condition.

Card wrap pamphlet. Limited to 255 copies. ISBN: 0900278056. Cover edges creased; uneven fading. SIGNED by author on verso of front cover. Staples rusted.

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