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DENE FOREST SKETCHES
Written by S.M. Crawley Boevey. Illustrated by F.H. Crawley Boevey.
Stock no. 1318780
Published by John And Robert Maxwell. 1st 1888. Almost very good condition.

Historical and Biographical. Founded on Family Records and Manuscripts Preserved at Flaxley Abbey. Red cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped, some fraying of cloth to spine edges. Covers slightly grubby. Joints cracked. Tissue-guard from frontis removed. Foxing to contents.

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THE CHANGING FOREST: LIFE IN THE FOREST OF DEAN TODAY
Written by Dennis Potter.
Stock no. 1318779
Published by Secker & Warburg. 1st 1962. Very good condition.

Green and white glazed boards. Small format. Spine and corners slightly bumped and worn. Name and date in ink to front free-endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and prelims.

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GLOUCESTERSHIRE WOOLLEN MILLS
Written by Jennifer Tann.
Stock no. 2132614
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Dark blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. The Industrial Archaeology of the British Isles. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Sticker from a US publisher/distributor stuck to bottom of title page. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and chipping; a few marks.

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THE MAKING OF THE SEVERN RAILWAY TUNNEL
Written by Roger Cowles.
Stock no. 2132500
Published by Alan Sutton. 1ST 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Severn Railway Tunnel was one of the most striking civil engineering feats of the 19th century. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0862996023. Some marks to covers. Wrapper is edge-creased with some browning.

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A COTTESWOLD MANOR BEING THE HISTORY OF PAINSWICK
Written by Welbore St. Clair Baddeley; Geoffrey Sanders.
Stock no. 1818740
Published by Alan Sutton. 1st thus 1980. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Reproduction of the enlarged second edition originally published in 1929. Tan boards, gilt title to spine. Numerous b/w photos and illustrations. 261 pages includes index. ISBN: 0904387542. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Light browning to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and top rear edge.

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WARREN JAMES AND THE DEAN FOREST RIOTS
Written by Ralph Anstis.
Stock no. 1818554
Published by Albion House. 1st 1986. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The full story of the riots in the Forest of Dean in 1831 and how they were suppressed. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0951137107. Foxing to top edge of text block. Corners bumped. Green pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed and laminate is lightly creased.

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FLORA OF GLOUCESTERSHIRE
Written by H.J. Riddelsdell; G.W. Hedley; W.R. Price.
Stock no. 1818275
Published by Chatford House Press Ltd.. 1st thus 1974. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A new impression with new plates. Phanerogams, Vascular Cryptograms, Charophyta. Colour frontis. 667 pages plus b/w photos. Text block lilac. Light browning to edges of prelims.

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IN AND OUT OF THE FOREST
Written by Winifred Foley.
Stock no. 1817974
Published by Century. 1st 1984. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Autobiography. B/w photos and illustrations. Vividly evokes the vanished world of pre-war Gloucestershire. ISBN: 0712603654. Text block browned. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is browned and edge-worn with a few small tears.

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STROUD A PICTORIAL HISTORY
Written by Joan Tucker.
Stock no. 2131150
Published by Phillimore. 1st 1991. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A new look at old Stroud. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos throughout. ISBN: 085033778X. SIGNED by author to title page. Bumping to top and tail of spine. Wrapper is edge-creased with fading to spine and a couple of edges.

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'CRUCIBLE' AT GLOUCESTER CATHEDRAL 1 SEPTEMBER - 30 OCTOBER 2010
Written by Rungwe Kingdon.
Stock no. 1817686
Published by Gallery Pangolin. 1st 2010. Nearly fine condition.

A celebration of many works from a great variety of sculptors which have been made in Gloucestershire and exhibited in Gloucester Cathedral. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour photos throughout. ISBN: 9780903770095.

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GLOUCESTERSHIRE RAILWAY STATIONS
Written by Mike Oakley.
Stock no. 1817685
Published by Dovecote Press. 1st 2003. Nearly fine condition.

Gloucestershire has been served by some 150 railway stations and halts; today only 25 remain open - 10 of them on privately run railways. This book deals specifically with the stations and halts, and includes photographs of all but a few. Large format. Green glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos throughout. ISBN: 1904349242. Spine faded.

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ROTOL THE HISTORY OF AN AIRSCREW COMPANY 1937-1960
Written by Bruce Stait.
Stock no. 2130949
Published by Alan Sutton. 1st 1990. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. The history of Dowty Rotol. ISBN: 0951681508. SIGNED by author 'With Best Wishes' to title page. Browning to outer page edges.

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