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WHATEVER HAPPENED TO THE BRITISH MOTOR CYCLE INDUSTRY?
Written by Bert Hopwood.
Stock no. 1817381
Published by Haynes Publishing Group. 1986. Very good condition.

The classic inside story of its rise and fall. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. 315 pages. ISBN: 0854294597. Diagonal crease across front cover and first few pages. Text block grubby. A used copy but contents clean.
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GODS, GRAVES AND SCHOLARS
Written by C.W. Ceram. Illustrated by Reginarld Piggott.
Stock no. 1817358
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1999. Fine condition.

The Story of Archaeology. Introduction by John Romer. B/w photos. Contained in publisher's slipcase in very good condition, having a few scuff marks and small bump to one edge.
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ON THE GOOD LIFE
Written by Cicero; Michael Grant.
Stock no. 1817355
Published by Folio Society. 2003. Fine condition.

Brown bonded leather spine with gilt title, pictorial paper boards. Top edge brown. B/w frontis. Second printing 2003. Contained in publisher's brown slipcase in almost fine condition.
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COLOUR TRAVELS THROUGH THE PAINTBOX
Written by Victoria Finlay.
Stock no. 1817354
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2009. Fine condition.

How humans have attempted to reproduce nature's colours. Vivid colours of the rainbow covers. Colour illustrations. 424 pages. Contained in publishers slipcase in almost fine condition.
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LONDON PORTRAIT OF A CITY
Written by Roger Hudson.
Stock no. 1817353
Published by Folio Society. 1st 1998. Fine condition.

Brown cloth spine. Colour pictorial boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. Light rubbing to lower board corners. Contained in publisher's decorative slipcase in almost fine condition.
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CURIOSITIES OF BRISTOL AND ITS NEIGHBOURHOOD
Written by J.K.R. Wreford.
Stock no. 2129545
Published by The History Press. 2010. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

With a Guide for the Use of Strangers. Original edition published in 1854. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780752454139.
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WORCESTER, WISH YOU WERE STILL HERE
Written by Michael Dowty.
Stock no. 2129544
Published by Parkbarn. 1ST 1993. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 1898097011. Couple of cover corners are creased. Inscription in ink to inside front cover.
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YESTERDAY'S TOWN: THE CHANGING FACE OF WORCESTER
Written by Brian Adlam. Illustrated by Clive Haynes; Malcolm Haynes.
Stock no. 2129543
Published by Barracuda Books. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Second Edition. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0860230708. Wrapper has some edge-creasing and is faded to spine.
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THE PLEASANT LAND OF GWENT
Written by Fred J. Hando. Illustrated by Fred J. Hando.
Stock no. 2129540
Published by R.H. Johns. 1973. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. 112 pages, many b/w illustrations throughout. 9.75 x 6.25". Bumping to spine. Some light spotting to covers. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper is price-cut with a few tears and chips; minimal loss; some foxing.
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THE FLORENTINE RENAISSANCE
Written by Vincent Cronin.
Stock no. 2129536
Published by Collins. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Spotting to covers. Sticker to half-title page. Foxing. Wrapper is edge-creased and browned, with a few small nicks.
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COLUMBUS ON HIMSELF
Written by Felipe Fernandez-Armesto.
Stock no. 1817341
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1992. Nearly fine condition.

Colour pictorial covers. Colour illustrations. Spine is lightly faded... only apparent when taken out of silpcase. Cream publisher's slipcase in better than very good condition.
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EYEWITNESS TO HISTORY
Written by Robert Fox.
Stock no. 2129522
Published by Folio Society. 1st 2008. Fine condition.

'Gripping accounts of events in history spanning 4000 years'. A four volume set: 'The First Reporters'; 'Discovering New Worlds'; 'Empire and After'; and 'In Our Time'. Black cloth, gilt titles. Colour plates. Slip case is almost very good - a few inch split along one edge.
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