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TRENCH NOTES: FACTS FROM THE FRONT LINE
Written by Michael Bullen.
Stock no. 2132327
Published by Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo. Fine condition.
Facts about trench warfare from the Scottish perspective. B/w images reproduced from the National Library of Scotland. Dark green card wraps. 36 pages.
MEMORIES OF NEWPORT
No author listed.
Stock no. 1819075
Published by True North. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition.
Large format. Pictorial glazed boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 1900463598. Light scuffing to rear board.
THE WAY WE WERE IN NEWPORT
Written by Terry Underwood.
Stock no. 1819071
Published by Terry Underwood. 1st 1981. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Book Two: Photographs of Old Newport up to and including the Year 1950. Large format. B/w photos. ISBN: 095079080X. Fading to base of spine and shelf rubbing. Corners bumped. Light browning and foxing to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks.
HISTORY OF CWMPARC
Written by Gwyn Prosser.
Stock no. 1819070
Published by Free Press. 1936. Almost very good condition.
King Coal invades a Sylvan Valley. Cwmparc in the Rhondda Valley. Small cardwrap booklet. Stapled binding. 47 pages. Spine slightly worn with small nicks to top and tail. Front cover a little grubby. Joints pulled exposing rusty staple binding. A few grubby finger marks to contents.
THE STORY OF MONMOUTHSHIRE VOLUME TWO
Written by Arthur Clark.
Stock no. 1819068
Published by Monnow Press. 1st 1979. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.
From the Civil War to present times. Maroon boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. 215 pages includes index. ISBN: 0950661805. Faint pencil erasure to front pastedown. Dustwrapper is scufffed and a little grubby, spine is lightly browned.
THE PORTS AND HARBOURS OF CORNWALL
Written by Richard Pearse.
Stock no. 1819067
Published by H.E. Warne. 1964. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
An introduction to the study of 800 years of maritime affairs. Red cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. Reprint with corrections. Browning to text block and endpapers. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and torn with loss to lower gutter edge of front panel, grubby to rear panel.
THE WEDDING DRESS
Written by Edwina Ehrman.
Stock no. 2132314
Published by V&a Publishing. 2014. Nearly fine condition.
300 Years of Bridal Fashions. The history of the wedding dress and the traditions that have developed around it from 1700 to the present day. Large format. Pictorial card wraps. Colour photos. 208 pages includes index. ISBN: 9781851777839. Very faint scuff marks to covers else a fine copy.
THE UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD A HISTORY
Written by Laurence Brockliss.
Stock no. 2132311
Published by Oxford University Press. Circa 2016. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.
A complete history from its beginnings in the eleventh century to the present day. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 871 pages includes index. ISBN: 9780199243563. Title page missing else a fine copy in slightly marked dustwrapper which is rubbed at edges.
CWMBRAN CHAPTERS IN ITS HISTORY
No author listed.
Stock no. 2132308
Published by Cwmbran Community Council. 1st 1996. Nearly fine condition.
Collection of essays by various authors tracing the history of Cwmbran. Red pictorial glazed boards. B/w photos. 257 pages. ISBN: 0952743205. Spine slightly bumped at top and tail.
THE MINERS AND COAL LEVELS OF GWENT
Written by Colin Spencer.
Stock no. 2132307
Published by The History Press. 2012. Fine condition.
Illustrating life as it was for the coal-level miners of Gwent throughout its industrial past. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. Britain in Old Photographs series. ISBN: 9780752452517.
WELSH ADMINISTRATIVE AND TERRITORIAL UNITS, MEDIEVAL AND MODERN
Written by Melville Richards.
Stock no. 2132305
Published by University of Wales. 1st 1969. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
The names and locations of medieval vills and townships together with their relationship to parishes, commotes and cantrefi. 324 pages including 104 b/w maps. Faint marks to covers, contents fine. Wrapper edge-chipped with slight loss, browned spine with small blemishes at top and tail.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II (THREE VOLUMES)
Written by Thomas Babington Macaulay; Peter Rowland.
Stock no. 1318676
Published by Folio Society. 1st 1986. Fine condition.
Three volumes (III to V). Introduction by Rowland. Blue cloth with gilt titles and decoration. Original cream slipcase is just a little marked at top edge.