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HOMES FIT FOR HEROES: PHOTOGRAPHS BY BILL BRANDT 1939-1943
Written by Peter James; Richard Sadler. Illustrated by Bill Brandt.
Stock no. 1820911
Published by Dewi Lewis Publishing. 1st 2004. Nearly fine condition.

These photographs by Bill Brandt are lesser known and illustrate living conditions in the 1930s. Majority of the photographs were taken in Birmingham but also some in London. Matt pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 1904587070. Rear board lightly scuffed and small bump to middle.

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SUTTON COLDFIELD AND SUTTON COLDFIELD THE SECOND COLLECTION
Written by Marian Baxter.
Stock no. 2127296
Published by Tempus. 1st thus 2001. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. Tempus Two in One Series. Two volumes in one book. ISBN: 0752422138. Light crease to lower rear corner.

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DRAKE'S ROAD BOOK OF THE GRAND JUNCTION RAILWAY, FROM LIVERPOOL & MANCHESTER TO BIRMINGHAM
No author listed.
Stock no. 2123646
Published by James Drake; Longman And Co.. Circa 1840. Almost very good condition.

Green covers with gilt titles. Fold-out map to front of book. Containing a brief historical and topographical account of the scenery, places and objects on either side of the line. The rules, regulations, Fares, Times of Outset and Arrival of the Trains at various stations. Together with all requisite information for travellers arriving at the various stations; and an accurately engrave Map of the Entire Route. Bumping and grubby/dark marks to covers and spine. Creasing and a few marks to fold-out map. Some foxing. Contents are still very good.

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FREELING'S GRAND JUNCTION RAILWAY COMPANION TO LIVERPOOL, MANCHESTER AND BIRMINGHAM
Written by Arthur Freeling.
Stock no. 2123642
Published by Whittaker & Co.. 2nd 1838. Almost very good condition.

Small format. Green cloth with gilt titles and decorations. 2nd edition. And Liverpool, Manchester & Birmingham Guide; Containing: A Narrative of the Parliamentary History of the Project; An Account of Everything Worthy the Attention of the Traveller Upon the Line; Complete Description of Every Part of the Rail-road; of the Noblemen or Gentlemen's Seats.... Fold-out map to front, also fold-out timetable. New Spine/rebound, with what remains of original spine laid down; browned. Covers are unevenly browned and faded, with bumping and wear. Some marks to endpapers. Foxing throughout.

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THROUGH BIRMINGHAM (SNOW HILL)
Written by Michael Hale.
Stock no. 1208433
Published by Michael Hale. 1st 1972. Very good condition.

Oblong format. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0950195111. Covers scuffed and slightly grubby. Contents fine.

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STEAMING INTO BIRMINGHAM AND THE WEST MIDLANDS
Written by Richard Coleman; Joe Rajczonek.
Stock no. 2118283
Published by W.D. Wharton. 1st 1997. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos of steam engines. ISBN: 1899597042. A couple of light marks to covers. Spine is bumped. Wrapper is edge-creased with fading to spine; tear to rear panel, with triangle of loss.

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THE BIRMINGHAM TO GLOUCESTER LINE
Written by Colin G. Maggs.
Stock no. 1810249
Published by Amberley. 2nd 2013. Very good condition.

Enlarged Second Edition. The full story of the Birmingham to Gloucester line from its inception to the present day, its locomotives, rolling stock and train services. Cardwraps. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 9781445606996. Top edge of covers and text block bumped/scored, not affecting contents.

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THE BIRDS OF THE WEST MIDLANDS
Written by Graham R. Harrison; Alan R. Dean; Alan J. Richards; David Smallshire.
Stock no. 1709818
Published by West Midland Bird Club. 1st 1982. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. B/w diagrams. ISBN: 0950788104. Wrapper spine faded.

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A NOSTALGIC LOOK AT BIRMINGHAM TRAMS 1933-53 VOLUME 3
Written by David Harvey.
Stock no. 1604309
Published by Silver Link Publishing. 1st 1995. Very good condition.

The Eastern and Western Routes. Large format. Card wraps. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 1857940377. Corners rubbed and lightly creased. Colour photos pages appear a little faded (as published?).

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THE BIRDS OF THE WEST MIDLANDS
Written by Graham R. Harrison; Alan R. Dean; Alan J. Richards; David Smallshire.
Stock no. 1203470
Published by West Midland Bird Club. 1st 1982. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. B/w diagrams. ISBN: 0950788104. Wrapper spine is faded.

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ARIS'S BIRMINGHAM GAZETTE VOL LXXV No.3895
No author listed.
Stock no. 630496
1816. Good condition.

Monday July 15, 1816 edition. Four printed pages written in columns. Much folded with wear at folds rendering some words unreadable. One small 'wanted' ad has been cut out very neatly from the page and is missing. Else a decent copy of an antiquarian newspaper.

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A CONCISE HISTORY OF BIRMINGHAM
No author listed.
Stock no. 817589
Published by R. Jabet And Co.. 1817. Slightly better than good condition.

Small format. 7 x 4 inches. Grey boards. 3 b/w plates. One folding map and b/w text illustrations. 124 pages. Rebacked with matching cloth spine. Boards a little grubby.

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