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THE AIR COMBAT PAINTINGS OF ROBERT TAYLOR
Written by Robert Weston; Robert Taylor. Illustrated by Robert Taylor.
Stock no. 2134822
Published by David & Charles. 1990. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Large oblong format. Colour & b/w illustrations. 128 pages. ISBN: 0715390082. Some damage to front cover - possibly glue? Contents are still excellent! Some browning to wrapper.
THE SEVERN VALLEY RAILWAY
Written by John Marshall.
Stock no. 1821990
Published by David St John Thomas; David & Charles. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
B/w photos. ISBN: 0946537453. Text block slightly browned. Yellow pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine.
The introduction summarises the historical background and technical development. Individual chapters cover public transport - coaches, omnibuses, charabancs and hackney carriages; private coachman and owner driven carriages;gigs and carts; heavy draught goods vehicles; and van draught tradesmen's carts. B/w photos and superb line drawings by the author. Oblong format. ISBN: 0715376829. Second impression. Pictorial dustwrapper is unevenly faded and scuffed, a few grubby marks. Musty odour present.
ENGLISH AND AMERICAN STEAM CARRIAGES AND TRACTION ENGINES
Written by William Fletcher.
Stock no. 1821684
Published by David & Charles. 1st thus 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
A facsimile of the 1904 edition. With a new introduction by W.J. Hughes. Mustard boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations and diagrams. ISBN: 0715362321. Text block lightly browned and slightly grubby. Contents clean. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine.
Maroon boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0715379283. Some bumping along cover edges. Light foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine.
Reprint edition of History, Gazetter and Directory of Devonshire, 1850. New introduction by Minchinton. Red boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0715342762. Bumping to spine. Some browning/foxing to endpapers, prelims and outer page edges. Wrapper is unevenly faded with nicks and chips.
B/w photos. Full history of Maserati cars. ISBN: 0715371789. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine.
Second Edition. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and maps. Some light spotting to covers. Page edge browning and foxing. Wrapper is price-cut, with a faded spine.
THE INDUSTRIAL HISTORY OF DEAN: WITH AN INTRODUCTION TO ITS INDUSTRIAL ARCHAEOLOGY
Written by Cyril Hart.
Stock no. 1821254
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
xxvii + 466 pages. B/w photos. Covering the Charcoal Iron industry; the Coke Iron industry; Iron Working; Mining of Iron Ore and Ochre; Coal Mining; Stone, Clay and Lime; Gold Mining; Silviculture; Wood Chemical Works and Distillation Works; Fulling Mills, Corn Mills and Agriculture; Paper and Leatherboard; Communications and Transport; Miscellaneous Industries of the Past; The Changed Industrial Scene. Plus Index of Subjects, Place-names and Personal Names. ISBN: 0715352881. SIGNED by the author (Best wishes) to title page. Ex-lib with minimal stamps and bookplate. Text block grubby. One or two foxspots to margins. Light bumping along lower edge of boards. Pictorial dustwrapper is very lightly creased.
NICHOLLS'S FOREST OF DEAN AND IRON MAKING IN THE OLDEN TIMES
Written by H.G. Nicholls; Cyril Hart.
Stock no. 1821248
Published by David & Charles. 1st thus 1966. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Reprint of the Forest of Dean An Historical and Descriptive Account published in 1858 and Ironmaking In The Olden Times published in 1866. New edition with introduction by Cyril Hart. B/w illustrations. Text block slightly browned. Spine slightly cocked. Contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is rubbed at corners and scuffed to rear panel.
Peach coloured boards with gilt title to spine. Colour frontis and b/w plates. 172 Pages. Spine slightly bumped. Dustwrapper is edge worn, faded to spine and slightly browned on rear panel.
Third and final volume in this set. B/w photos. Black boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0715353209. Slight rubbing to top and tail of spine. Dustwrapper is price-cut and a little edge-rubbed.