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A HISTORY OF MONMOUTHSHIRE THE HUNDRED OF TRELECH
Written by Joseph Bradney.
Stock no. 1318242
Published by Academy Books. 1st thus 1992. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Volume 2 Part 2 of A History of Monmouthshire from the coming of the Normans into Wales down to the present time. Large format. B/w illustrations. Facsimile of the 1913 edition. ISBN: 1873361165. Top of spine is bumped. Dustwrapper is slightly creased at top edges, a number of small indentations to front panel of wrapper.
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A HISTORY OF THE COUNTRYSIDE
Written by Margaret Potter; Alexander Potter. Illustrated by Margaret Potter; Alexander Potter.
Stock no. 1318241
Published by Penguin. Circa 1946. Very good condition.

Colour pictorial paperwraps with brown border and red title to front. Colour lithographs and b/w drawings. Puffin Picture Book No. 37. Slight rubbing to cover edges, tiny tear to lower edge of front cover. A nice copy.
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TICKETS OF THE WELSH HIGHLAND RAILWAY 1922-1936
Written by Derek Lystor; John Keylock.
Stock no. 1818101
Published by Welsh Highland Railway Heritage Group. 1st 2007. Fine condition.

Large format. Stapled cardwrap booklet. 40 pages plus appendix to rear. Colour illustrations of tickets.
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MONMOUTHSHIRE WRITERS
Written by W.J. Townsend Collins.
Stock no. 1318140
Published by R.H. Johns Limited. 1st 1945. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

More than 50 writers represented by quotation, biography and comment. A Literary History and Anthology. Uneven fading to covers. Light foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Pages opposite the photographs are slightly browned. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small chips and nicks; grubby to spine.
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF ANCIENT AND ROMAN BRITAIN
Written by Harold Priestley.
Stock no. 1318135
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer Book No. 56. 74 b/w photos, 10 pages of maps and 4 line drawings. ISBN: 0723215448. Spine bumped. Dustwrapper is price-cut by publisher with 'new' price printed above and is slightly browned.
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THE LEAD SMELTING MILLS OF THE YORKSHIRE DALES
Written by Robert T. Clough.
Stock no. 1318120
Published by Robert T. Clough. 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Their Architectural Character, Construction and Place in the European Tradition. An economic and social history of the English lead mining and smelting industries as it applies to the Yorkshire Dales. Numerous b/w photos and scale drawings by the author. Large format. Limited edition of 1000 copies. SIGNED by the author, copy no. 977. Cvoers are edge bumped and dusty. Light browning to endpapers. Name and date in biro to front free-endpaper. Dustwrapper is edge creased with small hole to top of spine and spine slightly browned. Price on front flap has been blotted out and a 'new' price stamped below.
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WARMAN'S JEWELRY
Written by Christie Romero.
Stock no. 1318066
Published by Wallace-Homestead Book Company. 1st 1995. Very good condition.

An indepth look at jewelry. More than 300 black and white photographs. Historical information, hallmarks, manufacturers' marks, references, 16 colour photos and a time line chronicling the history of jewelry. Cardwraps. 271 pages including index. ISBN: 0870696963. Slight rubbing to cover edges. A few light scuff marks to textblock.
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MILLER'S POWDER COMPACTS A COLLECTOR'S GUIDE
Written by Juliette Edwards.
Stock no. 1318065
Published by Miller's. 1st 2000. Fine condition.

The Collector's Guides series. Pink cardwraps. A wealth of tips on identification, collecting and care. ISBN: 1840002859.
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF CASTLES
Written by Brian K. Davison. Illustrated by Jasper Dimond.
Stock no. 1318048
Published by Frederick Warne. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observers Series No. 78. With 46 line drawings, 12 b/w illustrations and 3 maps. Grey boards, white titles. ISBN: 0723215936. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Some light foxing to textblock. Price-cut wrapper is slightly rubbed at top and tail of spine.
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NAPOLEONIC ARMY HANDBOOK: THE FRENCH ARMY AND HER ALLIES
Written by Richard Partridge; Michael Oliver.
Stock no. 1818060
Published by Constable. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A comprehensive regiment by regiment guide to the armies who fought with Napoleon including uniform design, organisation and tactics. ISBN: 1841192236. Top corners bumped else contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly creased where bumping to corners has occurred.
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PORSCHE 911 THE DEFINITIVE HISTORY 1971 TO 1977
Written by Brian Long.
Stock no. 1317993
Published by Veloce Publishing. 1st 2004. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Volume 2 in the series. Large format. Dark grey boards, silver title to spine. Colour and b/w photos throughout. ISBN: 1903706327. Minimal bumping to spine. A couple of tiny marks to front endpapers else contents fine. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed/creased.
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PORSCHE 911 THE DEFINITIVE HISTORY 1977 TO 1987
Written by Brian Long.
Stock no. 1317992
Published by Veloce Publishing. 1st 2004. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Volume 3 in the series. Large format. Dark grey boards, silver title to spine. Colour and b/w photos throughout. ISBN: 190370636X. Spine and corners bumped. Small, light damp stain to lower inner margins of endpapers. Light fingermarks to rear free-endpaper. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is also lightly damp stained at lower edges (visible only on verso) and slightly edge rubbed. Small tears at lower folds tape repaired on verso.
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