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THE INDUSTRIAL AND MARITIME HISTORY OF LLANELLI AND BURRY PORT 1750 TO 2000
Written by R.S. Craig; R. Protheroe Jones; M.V. Symons.
Stock no. 2140765
Published by Carmarthenshire County Council. 1st 2002. Very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. viii + 672 pages. ISBN: 0906821584. Creasing to cover edges and corners; small nick to top of spine. Grubby marks to outer page edges. Gold name and address labels to front endpaper and title page.

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COLLIERIES OF WESTERN GWENT
Written by John Cornwell.
Stock no. 2140713
Published by D. Brown & Sons Limited. 1st 1983. Very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. No. 3 in the Coalfield Series. B/w photos. ISBN: 0905928083.

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MAN OF IRON - MAN OF STEEL
Written by Ralph Anstis.
Stock no. 1323133
Published by Albion House. 1st 1997. Slightly better than very good condition.

The lives of David Mushet and his son Robert. Two of Britain's most outstanding metallurgists who lived in the Forest of Dean. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 095113714X. Browning to outer page edges else a clean copy.

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INDUSTRIAL HISTORY IN PICTURES: BRISTOL
Written by R. Angus Buchanan; Neil Cossons.
Stock no. 2139009
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Larger format. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0715347454. SIGNED by Reece Winstone, who wrote many books about Bristol. Page browning; darkest at edges/margins.

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STONE & STEAM IN THE BLACK MOUNTAINS
Written by David A. Tipper.
Stock no. 1823672
Published by Blorenge Books. 1st thus 1985. Slightly better than very good condition.

New Edition. The story of the construction of the Grwyne Fawr Resevoir and the village and railways built with it. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0951044419. Light creasing to covers, contents clean.

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THE INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION IN NORTH WALES
Written by A.H. Dodd.
Stock no. 2137974
Published by University of Wales. 2nd 1951. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The book covers every aspect of the changes which the industrial revolution brought to life in North Wales. The pre-industrial society, the landed proprietors, enclosures, communications, the metal industry, collieries and quarries, the woollen and textile industries, the new capitalists and the labouring poor. xl 439 pages. 2nd edition. Bumping to corners. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks; browned to spine and edges.

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THE THIRD MAN: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF WILLIAM MURDOCH 1754-1839
Written by John Griffiths.
Stock no. 2137786
Published by Andre Deutsch. 1st 1992. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The inventor of gas lighting. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0233987789. A few light knocks along cover edges. Marks and some browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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THE SURVIVING ENGINES OF GLYN PITS PONTYPOOL
Written by Gwyn Tilley.
Stock no. 1322806
Published by Landmark Publishing. 1st 2005. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, gilt title to spine. Early Steam and Water Power in Local Industry. B/w photos. ISBN: 1843062038. Minimal bumping to spine. Pale page edge browning else contents clean. Minimal rubbing to wrapper edges and wrapper spine slightly faded. Old price label to rear panel of wrapper.

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THE GREAT PATERNALIST: TITUS SALT AND THE GROWTH OF NINETEENTH-CENTURY BRADFORD
Written by Jack Reynolds.
Stock no. 2137217
Published by Maurice Temple Smith Ltd; University of Bradford. 1st 1983. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black boards with silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 085117230X. Spine is faded. A few marks to covers. Wrapper is edge-creased with fading to spine and a couple of edges.

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MINES, MILLS AND FURNACES
Written by D. Morgan Rees.
Stock no. 2137096
Published by HMSO. 1st 1969. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

An introduction to industrial archaeology in Wales. B/w photos. ISBN: 0118800833. Browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few chips and marks.

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COLLIERIES OF WESTERN GWENT
Written by John Cornwell.
Stock no. 2136778
Published by D. Brown & Sons Limited. 1st 1983. Slightly better than very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. No. 3 in the Coalfield Series. B/w photos. ISBN: 0905928083. Some light browning starting to covers.

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EARLY AMERICAN MILLS
Written by Martha Zimiles; Murray Zimiles.
Stock no. 1823449
Published by Bramhall House. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

All over the Northeastern part of the United States stand the remains of the buildings that housed the birth of industry in America. This book examines America's industrial revolution in a lively and instructive way, with the emphasis always on the architectural beauty and value of the early mills, factories, and mill villages. Large format. Blue cloth spine with dark blue title, blue paper boards. B/w photos and illustrations and 11 colour plates. ISBN: 0517181282. Light browning to horizontal edges of boards and text block. Personal inscription in ink to front endpaper. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-worn with a few closed tears, some repaired with clear tape, a few grubby marks and some fading to rear panel.

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