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THE FIRST AND THE LAST
Written by Stirling J.D.P.. Illustrated by S. Oxley.
Stock no. 2135215
Published by Art & Educational Publishers Limited. 1st 1946. Very good condition.

Black cloth, gilt titles, gilt motif to front cover. 192 pages. Colour frontis. B/w photos and maps. The Story of the 4th/7th Royal Dragoon Guards 1939-1945. Bumping and wear to corners and cover edges. Some marks and scuffs to covers. Page corner tips are knocked/creased. Some browning and foxing. q

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SALKELDS THROUGH SEVEN CENTURIES
Written by J. Grange Moore.
Stock no. 1822167
Published by Phillimore. 1st 1988. Good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An example of family history at its best; the author gives a vivid picture of the world in which his ancestors moved, fleshing out the bones of the bare pedigree. Adding to the local history of Runcorn, Shrewsbury, Woodbridge, Blandsgill, and in particular, Cumbria. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0850336449. Ex-library copy with usual ex-lib markings and label removals. Text block lightly browned. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly faded at front spine edge and is lightly edge-creased, scuffed to rear panel.

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WHO'S WHO IN NEWPORT
Written by Samuel D. Williams.
Stock no. 1821920
Published by The Williams Press Limited. Circa 1920. Very good condition.

Blue cloth boards, gilt titles. Adverts to front and rear. B/w photos. A few marks to boards. Light browning to endpapers.

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ILLUSTRATIONS OF THE REMAINS OF ROMAN ART IN CIRENCESTER, THE SITE OF ANTIENT CORINIUM
Written by Professor Buckman; C.H. Newmarch.
Stock no. 1821231
Published by George Bell. 1st 1850. Good condition.

Brown cloth boards, gilt title to spine, blind title to front. Tissue-guarded plates, some folding. B/w illustrations. List of subscribers. Spine worn with some splitting at vertical edges, cloth to top of spine has broken away. Boards scuffed. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Scattered foxing throughout also affecting plates. Some hinges pulled.

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LISTS OF LONDONERS
Written by Jeremy Gibson; Heather Creaton.
Stock no. 1820997
Published by Genealogical Publishing Company. 2nd 1997. Nearly fine condition.

Second Edition. Beige cardwraps. Stapled binding. 39 pages. ISBN: 0806315636.

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A HISTORY OF BEDFORD COLLEGE FOR WOMEN 1849-1937
Written by Margaret J. Tuke.
Stock no. 1820756
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1939. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Purple cloth, gilt title to spine and crest to front cover. Folding b/w charts. B/w illustrations. Text block and endpapers lightly browned. Never read as many pages are unopened at vertical edge. Pink dustwrapper is lightly browned and a little grubby.

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THE FIRST CORNISH HOSPITAL
Written by C.T. Andrews.
Stock no. 1820340
Published by Wordens Of Cornwall Ltd.. 1st 1975. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Royal Cornwall Infirmary was founded by a small group of patriotic and dedicated Cornishmen in the closing years of the 18th century, at a time when England was engaged in a life and death struggle with revolutionary France. This is a story of hardship and endurance, of financial stringency and frugal living, of frustration and disappointment, of administrative errors and harsh decisions. Red cloth boards, gilt titles. B/w photos. Boards mottled and scuffed. Some browning to endpapers and top edge of text block. Sweet odour present. Otherwise contents clean. White pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with a few closed tears and a little grubby.

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NOTES ON THE DIOCESE OF GLOUCESTER BY CHANCELLOR RICHARD PARSONS C. 1700
Written by Richard Parsons; John Fendley.
Stock no. 2133268
Published by Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society. 1st 2005. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Gloucestershire Record Series Volume 19. Parsons described his work as 'An account of the diocese of Gloucester and the antiquities of the county, together with the most remarkable epitaphs in the cathedral and parochial churches, collected by myself.' Edited by Fendley. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 576 pages includes index. ISBN: 0900197641. Spine corners slightly rubbed. Scuffed wrapper is rubbed at edges. Contents fine.

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CHELTENHAM PROBATE RECORDS 1660-1740
Written by A.J.H. Sale.
Stock no. 2133262
Published by Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society. 1st 1999. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Gloucestershire Records Series Volume 12. All the known wills and inventories relating to the parish of Cheltenham provide a detailed insight into the economic and social condition of the period before the town's transition from a small market town and its growth as a spa. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 231 pages includes index. ISBN: 0900197498. Wrapper slightly scuffed.

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ORIGINAL ACTA OF ST. PETER'S ABBEY GLOUCESTER C. 1122-1263
Written by Robert B. Patterson.
Stock no. 2133261
Published by Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society. 1st 1998. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Gloucestershire Records Series Volume 11. Revealing much information about the ecclesiastical. topographical, tenurial, economic and social history of Gloucester and its region. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. 354 pages includes index. ISBN: 0900197471. Light scuff mark to front cover and address label on front pastedown else a fine copy in slightly scuffed wrapper.

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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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THE MILITARY SURVEY OF GLOUCESTERSHIRE 1522
Written by R.W. Hoyle.
Stock no. 2133257
Published by Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society. 1st 1993. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Gloucestershire Record Series Volume 6. An indispensable guide to Gloucestershire society at the end of the middle ages and an essential source for local historians and genealogists. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 265 pages includes index. ISBN: 0900197366. Small address label to front pastedown. Wrapper rubbed at edges and very lightly creased.

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