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MEMOIRS OF MONMOUTH-SHIRE 1708
Written by Nathan Rogers. Illustrated by Linda Waters.
Stock no. 1318392
Published by Moss Rose Press. 1st thus 1983. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Limited to 200 copies. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0906134021. Minimal fading to lower edges of covers. Dustwrapper has been price-cut and is slightly creased at top edges. There are 5 'splash' marks to the front panel (split tea or coffee?).

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THE PORT OF CHEPSTOW
Written by Ivor Waters. Illustrated by Mercedes Waters; Bryan Woodfield.
Stock no. 2130004
Published by Moss Rose Press. 1st thus 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

This revised edition was limited to 300 copies. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0906134420. Light wear to spine and corners. Wrapper is edge-creased with some marks; browned to spine.

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CHEPSTOW PACKETS
Written by Ivor Waters. Illustrated by Mercedes Waters; Bryan Woodfield.
Stock no. 2127228
Published by Moss Rose Press. 1st 1983. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, gilt title to spine. Limited to 195 copies. 140pp inc.index. Numerous b/w illus. throughout. Pull out map of Chepstow as it was. 9 x 5.75". ISBN: 0906134218. Pale foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is a bit edge-creased with a faded spine. Odd foxspot. Also includes letter SIGNED by author to a previous owner, which has become creased to edges.

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MEMOIRS OF MONMOUTH-SHIRE 1708
Written by Nathan Rogers. Illustrated by Linda Waters.
Stock no. 1815780
Published by Moss Rose Press. 1st thus 1983. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The text is copied from the 1708 edition. The only change is the modernization of the old long 's'. Misprints from the first edition have not been corrected, except those noted on an errata slip. This volume is a reprint of the 4th edition (Chepstow, 1978). Green cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0906134021. Previous owner's small name & address label stuck across front flap of dustwrapper and front pastedown. Rear panel of dustwrapper has a few tiny closed edge tears.

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SUNLIGHT AND SCARLET
Written by Ivor Waters; Antonio Machado.
Stock no. 1609079
Published by Moss Rose Press. 1st thus 1990. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Red cloth, gilt titles to spine. Selected poems by Machado with English versions by Ivor Waters, the Chepstow historian. Limited edition of 100 copies. ISBN: 0906134404. Fading / mottling of cloth along board edges. This is copy no. 71 of 100. Wrapper spine faded.

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IN AND AROUND CHEPSTOW SECOND SERIES.
Written by Mercedes Waters. Illustrated by Mercedes Waters.
Stock no. 1208526
Published by Moss Rose Press. 1st 1983. Fine condition.

Large oblong format. Green pictorial card wraps. B/w captioned illustrations. No text. ISBN: 0906134145. A fine copy.

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SUNLIGHT AND SCARLET
Written by Ivor Waters; Antonio Machado.
Stock no. 2119030
Published by Moss Rose Press. 1st 1990. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, gilt titles to spine. Selected poems by Machado with English versions by Ivor Waters, the Chepstow historian. Limited edition of 100 copies. ISBN: 0906134404. Wrapper is a little edge-creased with fading to spine and a couple of edges.

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CHEPSTOW STREET LITERATURE & EPHEMERA
Written by Ivor Waters.
Stock no. 1607131
Published by Moss Rose Press. 1st 1979. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations. 90 examples of posters, handbills, timetables etc. Limited to 120 copies. Red boards. ISBN: 0906134064. Wrapper has some edge creasing and a couple of marks.

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TURNPIKE ROADS
Written by Ivor Waters. Illustrated by Mercedes Waters.
Stock no. 1607112
Published by Moss Rose Press. 1st 1985. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Limited to 105 copies. B/w illustrations. Green cloth. The Chepstow and New Passage Turnpike Districts. ISBN: 0906134315. Slight fading to wrapper spine.

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WYE INTO SEVERN
Written by Ivor Waters.
Stock no. 1607077
Published by Moss Rose Press. 1st 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A collection of short stories with a local Chepstow background. Limited to 130 copies. ISBN: 0906134439. Spine and corners scuffed. Scattered foxspots. Wrapper edge creased and has some fading / browning to spine.

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WYE INTO SEVERN
Written by Ivor Waters.
Stock no. 1607075
Published by Moss Rose Press. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A collection of short stories with a local Chepstow background. Limited to 130 copies. ISBN: 0906134439. Edge of wrapper lightly worn.

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CHEPSTOW PRINTERS AND NEWSPAPERS
Written by Ivor Waters. Illustrated by Mercedes Waters.
Stock no. 2109311
Published by Moss Rose Press. 1981. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations. Limited to 120 copies. Red cloth. Originally published in shorter form in 1970 and 1977. ISBN: 0906134129. SIGNED by author. Wrapper is faded to spine, with some edge-creasing and a couple of nicks.

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