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CARDIFF A MARITIME HISTORY
Written by John Richards.
Stock no. 2128301
Published by Tempus. 1st 2005. Slightly better than very good condition.

Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 075243568X. Slight fade to spine, tiny knocks at corners. Contents are fine!
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THE JUBILEE YEARS 1887-1897
Written by Roger Hudson.
Stock no. 2128265
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1996. Nearly fine condition.

Blue cloth spine, gilt title. Pictorial boards. Colour and b/w illustrations. Slip case is better than very good - some light wear.
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A TOUR IN WALES (2 VOLUMES)
No author listed.
Stock no. 2128228
1ST 1778. Almost very good condition.

Leather binding. Many fold-out illustrations. Printed by Henry Hughes. Volume I - MDCCLXXIII. Volume II - MDCCLXX. These books have been rebound, with new leather spines with raised bands; original covers laid down. New endpapers. Heavy wear and scuffing to covers and corners. Volume I - All plates present. Volume II - 7 MISSING. 14 extra plates to list. Volume I - has inscription in ink to prelims; which in part reads: The Notes and corrections in this Volume are in the handwriting of Watkin Williams Esq. of Penbedw, Lord-Lieutenant of the Counties of Denbigh and Merioneth, & M.P. first for Montgomeryshire & afterwards, for Flint Boroughs. Margin correction marks. Some page edges are a little chipped. Page browning. Some foxing. Still look a handsome set on the shelf!
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THE AGE OF SCANDAL AN EXCURSION THROUGH A MINOR PERIOD
Written by T.H. White.
Stock no. 2128216
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1993. Slightly better than very good condition.

Brown cloth spine, pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. Pale spotting to spine. Foxing to outer page edges. Contents are excellent. Wrapper is a bit grubby in places.
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WOODBROOK
Written by David Thomson; Fergal Keane.
Stock no. 2128213
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2007. Fine condition.

Introduction by Keane who describes Woodbrook as 'part love story, social history, coming-of-age narrative and elegy'. Dark green cloth, white title to spine and pictorial front cover. B/w photos. Woodbrook is a substantial but not grand country house in the North West of Ireland. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.
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THE GENTLEMAN'S DAUGHTER
Written by Amanda Vickery.
Stock no. 2128201
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2006. Fine condition.

Women's lives in Georgian England. Peach decorative cloth. Colour illustrations. Pictorial slip case is better than very good; just some light wear.
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THE GUNPOWDER PLOT
Written by Oswald Tesimond; Francis Edwards.
Stock no. 2128200
Published by Folio Society. 1973. Nearly fine condition.

Silver/grey cloth, gilt title to spine; black/red decorations. The Narrative of Oswald Tesimond alias Greenway. Translated from the Italian of the Stonyhurst Manuscript, edited and annotated by F. Edwards. Some rubbing to spine. Slip case is very good; some bumping; foxed.
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SHEFFIELD TRAMS IN COLOUR SINCE 1950
Written by Richard Wiseman.
Stock no. 2128112
Published by Ian Allan. 1st 1997. Fine condition.

Oblong format. Glazed boards. Colour photos. 80 pages. ISBN: 0711025355.
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BRUT Y TYWYSOGYON OR THE CHRONICLE OF THE PRINCES
Written by Thomas Jones.
Stock no. 2128090
Published by University of Wales. 1985. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Chronicle of the Princes Red Book of Hergest version. Burgundy cloth. Gilt titles. lxiv + 389 pages. Text in Welsh and English. Second edition. ISBN: 0708301045. Highlighting to a few pages (e.g. 73,75,71). Wrapper is edge-chipped with a few small marks.
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MARRIAGE OF INCONVENIENCE
Written by Robert Brownell.
Stock no. 2128085
Published by Pallas Athene. 1st 2013. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

John Ruskin, Effie Gray, John Everett Millais and the surprising truth about the most notorious marriage of the nineteenth century. ISBN: 9781843680765. Bumping to top and tail of spine. Wrapper has a few chips and nicks along edges.
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A PREP SCHOOL IN SOMERSET
Written by Garth Pedler.
Stock no. 2128052
Published by Gresham Books. 1st 2007. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The story of the Junior School of King's College, Taunton, to 1982 as recounted by former pupils and headmasters. Edited by Pedler. Dark blue cloth, gilt title to spine. Pictorial endpapers. B/w photos. 501 pages includes index. ISBN: 9780946095513.
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BRITISH PADDLE STEAMERS
Written by Winston Megoran.
Stock no. 2128046
Published by Amberley Publishing. 1st 2016. Fine condition.

The Heyday of Excursions and Day Trips. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. 126 pages. ISBN: 9781445653891.
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