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THE ABBEY CHURCH OF ST. ALBAN'S
Written by J.W. Comyns Carr. Illustrated by Ernest George; R. Kent Thomas.
Stock no. 2133765
Published by Seeley, Jackson and Halliday. 1877. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Grey cloth with gilt titles and black decorations. B/w etchings and vignettes by George and Thomas. Gilt to spine has faded. Small splits/nicks/fraying to cloth at top and tail of spine. Also wear to cover edges; a few knocks and nicks. Foxing and marks throughout, some hinges / gatherings are pulled.

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THE STAINED GLASS OF FRENCH CHURCHES
Written by Louis Grodecki.
Stock no. 1819860
Published by Lindsay Drummond Ltd.. 1st 1948. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Buff boards, gilt title to front. Essay by Louis Grodecki. B/w photos. Tipped in colour plates. Name & date in ink to front endpaper. Top edges browned by damp, not affecting plates. Foxing to essay. Plates clean. Dustwrapper has pictorial onlay to front and is browned.

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BISHOP BENSON'S SURVEY OF THE DIOCESE OF GLOUCESTER 1735-1750
Written by John Fendley.
Stock no. 2133263
Published by Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Gloucestershire Records Series Volume 13. A detailed picture of the diocese and its parishes in the second quarter of the 18th century. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 204 pages includes index. ISBN: 0900197501. Address label to front pastedown. Wrapper slightly scuffed.

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THE CARTULARY OF ST AUGUSTINE'S ABBEY BRISTOL
Written by David Walker.
Stock no. 2133260
Published by Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society. 1st 1998. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Gloucestershire Records Series Volume 10. Gives a depth of topographical and genealogical detail illuminating the social and economic conditions of England in the 12th and 13th centuries. Full text of each item in Latin with a brief summary in English. 599 items listed plus 28 additional documents. Black cloth, gilt titles, xxxvi+439 pages includes index. ISBN: 0900197463. Address label on front pastedown else a fine copy in slightly scuffed wrapper.

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TEWKESBURY CHURCHWARDENS ACCOUNTS 1563-1624
Written by C.J. Litzenberger.
Stock no. 2133258
Published by Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society. 1st 1994. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Gloucestershire Record Series Volume 7. Furnishing fresh insights into this formative period of the development of Tewkesbury. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 163 pages includes index. ISBN: 0900197390. Address label on front pastedown else a fine copy in wrapper which is scuffed with a small mark to front panel.

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TINTERN ABBEY AND ITS FOUNDERS
Written by John Taylor.
Stock no. 2133072
Published by Gwent County Council. 1st thus 1994. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A facsimile edition of the original published in 1869. Tintern Abbey - its history as a Christian community, the dissolution of the Abbey and the start of its role as a tourist magnet. Small format. Brown cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 1897915012. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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THE MONASTIC ORDER IN ENGLAND
Written by David Knowles.
Stock no. 2132764
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1950. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A |History of its Development From the Times of St. Dunstan to the Fourth Lateran Council 943-1216. Black cloth, gilt title to spine. 764 pages includes index. Spine bumped. A few faint marks to covers. Small circular stamp to front pastedown. Pages lightly browned. Wrapper worn at edges with a few nicks and one closed tear, browned on verso and a small stain on rear panel.

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GLASTONBURY ABBEY THEN AND NOW
Written by Arthur E. Henderson. Illustrated by Arthur E. Henderson.
Stock no. 2132632
Published by Simpkin Marshall Ltd.. 1st 1935. Very good condition.

Black cloth spine, gilt title. Green decorated boards. Illustrated with drawings by the author and various photographs. SIGNED by author to title page. Very browned tape and tape glue marks to pastedowns and endpapers.

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THE HISTORY OF DUNSTER CHURCH AND PRIORY VOLUME TWO
Written by Joan Jordan.
Stock no. 2132602
Published by Ryelands. 1st 2009. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Green cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 9781906551117.

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THE CHURCHYARD YEWS OF GWENT
Written by J. Daryll Evans.
Stock no. 1318669
Published by Archangel Press. 2nd 2007. Fine condition.

Second Edition. Card wraps. B/w photos. A fascinating study. 174 pages. ISBN: 9781905037018.

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THE CATHEDRALS OF ENGLAND (3 VOLUMES)
Written by Nikolaus Pevsner.
Stock no. 1818650
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2005. Fine condition.

The South East; The West & Midlands; The North & East Anglia. Grey boards, purple spines with gilt titles. Books are in fine condition. Slipcases are a little scuffed with a few marks, one is scraped on the lower pictorial edge and has a small split to one top side.

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LLANDAFF CATHEDRAL
Written by Nick Lambert.
Stock no. 1818556
Published by Seren. 1st 2010. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The history, architecture, art and heritage, from Roman times to the present day. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w photos. ISBN: 9781854114990. Corners bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Pictorial dustwrapper is a little grubby and scuffed and has a 1.5" closed tear to lower front edge.

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