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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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SOUTH WALES PORTS
No author listed.
Stock no. 1317970
Published by British Transport Docks. Circa 1964. Very good condition.

Cardwraps. B/w and colour photos and diagrams. 67 numbered pages. Some light rubbing to cover edges.
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SOUTH WALES PORTS
No author listed.
Stock no. 1317969
Published by British Transport Commission. Circa 1960. Almost very good condition.

Cardwraps. B/w photos and some colour diagrams. 96 pages plus advertisement section to rear. Covers are edge rubbed and slightly faded. Textblock is a little grubby. Book is slightly disfigured ('wavy') from storage. Light foxing to contents.
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SOUTH WALES PORTS
No author listed.
Stock no. 1317968
Published by British Transport Commission. 1948. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth spine, black title. B/w pictorial boards. B/w photos. Photo on page 62 has slightly rubbed and colour has worn off onto facing page (which is title-page for the Plan section). Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn and has a small piece of loss to top of spine.
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A DESCRIPTIVE HISTORY OF THE STEAM ENGINE
Written by Robert Stuart.
Stock no. 1817648
Published by Nonsuch. 1st thus 2007. Nearly fine condition.

Modern Edition. First published in 1824, this book charts the history of the steam engine from its roots in ancient Greece to the sophistication it had achieved by the early nineteenth century. Pictorial cardwraps. Illustrations in b/w of forty-seven engines. ISBN: 9781845884369.
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BRADSHAW'S GUIDE TO BRUNEL'S RAILWAYS VOLUME ONE: PADDINGTON TO PENZANCE
Written by John Christopher.
Stock no. 2130384
Published by Amberley Publishing. 1st 2013. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w and colour photos and illustrations. ISBN: 9781445621593.
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EIGHTEENTH CENTURY GUNFOUNDING
Written by Melvin H. Jackson; Carel De Beer.
Stock no. 2128935
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Bumping to spine. A few grubby marks.
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THE FACTORY QUESTION AND INDUSTRIAL ENGLAND 1830-1860
Written by Robert Gray.
Stock no. 2126467
Published by Cambridge University Press. 2002. Very good condition.

Card wraps. ISBN: 0521892929. Some pencil marks, mostly to margins.
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THE BIRMINGHAM CANAL NAVIGATIONS VOLUME I 1768-1846
Written by S.R. Broadbridge.
Stock no. 1815206
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1974. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The story of the independent BCN, from the beginning of the railway lease. Red boards, gilt title to spine. With b/w plates and maps. ISBN: 0715363816. Dustwrapper spine is slightly faded.
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THE ARCHAEOLOGY OF THE INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION
Written by Brian Bracegirdle.
Stock no. 1609747
Published by Heinemann. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0435329901. Scuffing to corners and top & tail of spine.
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JAMES HARGREAVES AND THE SPINNING JENNY
Written by Chris Aspin; D. Chapman.
Stock no. 1208751
Published by Helmshore Local History Society. 1st 1964. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt title to front. B/w photos. 79 pages. Ex-lib with library number to spine and label to front pastedown. Label stuck to rear pastedown. name and date in ink on front endpaper. Spine faded. Contents clean.
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STEAM ENGINES AND WATERWHEELS
Written by Frank D. Woodall.
Stock no. 1609368
Published by Moorland Publishing. 1st 1975. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A pictorial study of some early mining machines. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0903485354. Spine and corners bumped, rubbed and with a little fading. Front endpaper creased, with small edge tear. wrapper faded to spine and edges.
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