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CAPITAL AND THE COTTON INDUSTRY IN THE INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION
Written by Seymour Shapiro.
Stock no. 1321497
Published by Cornell University Press. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Green cloth, black title to spine. 293 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Some foxing to contents and text block. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed and foxed, price-cut.
FRAMPTON ON SEVERN AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY
Written by Rose Hewlett; Jean Speed.
Stock no. 1321477
Published by The Frampton On Severn Village Hall Management Committee. 1st 2007. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
The evolution of village life including the manorial system and open-field farming, law and order, poor relief, education, entertainment, the importance of the church vestry and later of the parish council. Burgundy boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations and maps. ISBN: 0953633993. SIGNED by both autors to title page. Spine bumped. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is slightly edge creased with wear and minimal loss to top of spine.
Smaller format. Cassell's National Library Series. Edited by Professor Henry Morley. Spine is browned; front cover is unevenly faded/mottled. Name in ink to half-title page. Foxing and browning to outer page edges.
This second volume of photographs of Old Abertillery will revive memories of the 'good old days' and also remind present and future generations of the efforts and sacrifices made by ordinary folk to forge a community which became the largest urban area in the old county of Monmouthshire. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1870402251. Some light marks and browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine with a few small nicks and a little edge-creasing.
Tracing the diverse strands of Wales's legal history from its beginnings to the present day, identifying and assessing the importance of the native Welsh, Roman and English influences to the legal and social identity of Wales. Cardwraps. 332 pages including index. ISBN: 9780708320648. Some cover edge creasing. A few marks to outer page edges.
A history of Newport, East of the River Usk (the ancient parish of Christchurch). Large format. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. Some browning and creasing to covers.
Large format. Card wraps. B/w photos. A pictorial history of Newport Gwent. ISBN: 094604306X. Some creasing to cover corners/edges; a little surface paper damage to top corner of rear cover.
LOOK BACK AT OLD BRYNMAWR INCLUDING BEAUFORT, CLYDACH & LLANELLY HILL
Written by Malcolm Thomas.
Stock no. 2135216
Published by Old Bakehouse Publications. 1st 2004. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Red covers with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1874538239. SIGNED by author on title page. A few foxspots to front endpaper and outer page edges. Light edge-creasing to wrapper.
Cwmbran & District Writers. Card wraps. B/w photos. Revised edition. ISBN: 1872730345. Covers rubbed at edges. Contents clean. Slight odour present.
An example of family history at its best; the author gives a vivid picture of the world in which his ancestors moved, fleshing out the bones of the bare pedigree. Adding to the local history of Runcorn, Shrewsbury, Woodbridge, Blandsgill, and in particular, Cumbria. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0850336449. Ex-library copy with usual ex-lib markings and label removals. Text block lightly browned. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly faded at front spine edge and is lightly edge-creased, scuffed to rear panel.
Card wraps. B/w illustrations. The story of the Great Fire of London. How fires are dealt with today. Some browning to covers with other marks. Page edge browning.
Card wraps. 47 pages. Spine is split for roughly 3"down one side and smaller 1" split to base of spine. Foxing and browning also to covers. Content are generally still very good.