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BRITISH RAILWAY HISTORY IN COLOUR VOLUME 1: WEST GLOUCESTER & WYE VALLEY LINES
Written by Neil Parkhouse.
Stock no. 2126026
Published by Lightmoor Press. 2014. Nearly fine condition.
Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Packed with colour photos. 280 pages. ISBN: 9781899889761. Spine is very slightly faded, with minimal bumping.
BRITISH RAILWAY HISTORY IN COLOUR VOLUME 2: FOREST OF DEAN LINES AND THE SEVERN BRIDGE
Written by Neil Parkhouse.
Stock no. 2126025
Published by Lightmoor Press. 1st 2015. Fine condition.
Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Packed with colour photos. 328 pages. ISBN: 9781899889983.
THE MAKING OF THE SEVERN RAILWAY TUNNEL
Written by Roger Cowles.
Stock no. 2125836
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. Bumping to spine. Wrapper is edge-creased with a little red staining.
PRIVATE OWNER WAGONS FROM THE GLOUCESTER RAILWAY CARRIAGE AND WAGON COMPANY LTD
Written by Keith Montague.
Stock no. 1816161
Published by Oxford Publishing. 1st 1981. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Primarily concerned with the huge number and great variety of wooden bodied coal wagons built for private companies during the heyday of Britain's railways. In addition to illustrations of no less than 665 different wagons a background history of the company from its formation in 1860 is also given. Large format. B/w photos. ISBN: 0860931242. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased and has a couple of tiny closed tears to top of spine.
THE PIG THAT SAVED THE CITY
Written by H.Y.J. Taylor. Illustrated by Noreen Littleton.
Stock no. 2125176
Published by Miss N. Littleton. 1st 1980. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
The Ballad of the Famous Pig Which Caused King Charles To Raise The Siege of Gloucester September 5 1643. Green cloth, gilt title and vignette. Red and black calligraphy. Line drawings. Illustrations and calligraphy by Littleton. ISBN: 0950704202. SIGNED by Illustrator/Calligrapher, with No. 199 (assumed Limited edition). A few marks to covers. Wrapper is edge-creased with some grubby marks.
OLDACRE: A GLOUCESTERSHIRE FAMILY AND BUSINESS 1881-1986
Written by Denys Charnock.
Stock no. 1815915
Published by The Book Guild Ltd.. 1st 1990. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
The history of a close knit group with its roots firmly in the English earth but its eyes on the market place and its collective heart very much in the right place. One of the largest manufacturers of animal feed compounds in this country. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0863324819. A few spots to yellow pictorial dustwrapper.
FRAMPTON ON SEVERN PORTRAIT OF A VICTORIAN VILLAGE
Written by Rose Spence. Illustrated by Mrs. H.H.E.C. Clifford.
Stock no. 1815900
Published by Phillimore & Co. Ltd.. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
Burgundy boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 1860771513. Slight fading to dustwrapper spine.
'RETRIEVING WENTY'S STURTY BIRD': THE STORY OF BREAM CENOTAPH 1921-2001
Written by Ian Hendy.
Stock no. 1815874
Published by Black Dwarf Publications. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition.
Who was Wenty? What was a 'Sturty Bird'? And what have they got to do with Bream Cenotaph? Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. SIGNED by the author to half-title page (with very best wishes).
A NEW HISTORY OF GLOUCESTERSHIRE
Written by Samuel Rudder; N.M. Herbert.
Stock no. 2124677
Published by Nonsuch Publishing Limited. 2006. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
A reprint edition of the facsimile of the 1779 edition. Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. With a New Introduction by Nicholas M . Herbert. Includes introduction to 1977 facsimile edition and Appendix to rear. ISBN: 9781845880231. A few light marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.
PAST PEOPLE IN WILTSHIRE AND GLOUCESTERSHIRE
Written by June Badeni.
Stock no. 2124615
Published by June Badeni. 1st 1992. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Blue boards, silver title to spine. Pull-out family tree of 'Estcourt' family to rear. A few other family trees throughout book. B/w photos. ISBN: 095083971X. Wrapper is edge-creased and faded to a couple of edges; has name and address stickers that were sticking wrapper flaps to pastedowns.
THE WYE VALLEY RAILWAY AND THE COLEFORD BRANCH
Written by Brian M. Handley; R. Dingwall.
Stock no. 2124610
Published by The Oakwood Press. 2nd 1998. Slightly better than very good condition.
Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. 2nd enlarged edition. ISBN: 0853615306. Light wear to corners. Previous owners name and address label to title page.
A HISTORY OF THE PARISHES OF MINCHINHAMPTON AND AVENING
Written by Arthur Twisden Playne.
Stock no. 1815698
Published by Alan Sutton. 2nd 1978. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Second edition. Originally appearing in monthly papers to the Minchinhampton Parish Magazine during the year 1913 and part of 1914. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0904387259. Green pictorial dustwrapper is price-clipped and browned.