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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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THE ABER BRANCH: CAERPHILLY TO SENGHENYDD
Written by Colin Chapman.
Stock no. 1818051
Published by Welsh Railways Research Circle. 1st 2002. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 92 pages. ISBN: 0952726734. A few light scuff marks to dustwrapper.
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RAILWAYS AND INDUSTRY IN THE TONDU VALLEYS (SOUTH WALES VALLEYS SERIES)
Written by John Hodge; Stuart Davies.
Stock no. 1818033
Published by Pen & Sword Transport. 1st 2019. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Ogmore, Garw & Porthcawl Branches. Large format. Green boards, silver title to spine. B/w and colour photos. 221 pages including index. ISBN: 9781526726599.
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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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INDUSTRIAL LOCOMOTIVES INCLUDING PRESERVED AND MINOR RAILWAY LOCOMOTIVES HANDBOOK 17EL
No author listed.
Stock no. 1818011
Published by The Industrial Railway Society. 17th 2015. Fine condition.

17th Edition. Blue glazed pictorial boards. Colour photos. ISBN: 9781901556889.
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THE IRONSTONE QUARRIES OF THE MIDLANDS: HISTORY, OPERATION AND RAILWAYS PART NINE LEICESTERSHIRE
Written by Eric Tonks.
Stock no. 1818007
Published by Book Law Publications. 1st 1992. Fine condition.

Blue pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and maps. ISBN: 9781907094095.
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THE VICTORIAN CATALOGUE OF HOUSEHOLD GOODS
Written by Dorothy Bosomworth.
Stock no. 1817859
Published by Studio Editions. 1992. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A complete compendium of over 5000 items to furnish and decorate the Victorian home. The Victorian catalogue of household goods was first published in 1883. This is a facsimile of that edition. Large format. Colour & b/w illustrations. 328 pages. ISBN: 1851706380. Reprint. Text block lightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded.
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FREIGHTLINER
Written by Paul Shannon.
Stock no. 2131579
Published by Ian Allan. 1st 2013. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial boards. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780711036888. Bumping to top and tail 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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BRITTEN'S OLD CLOCKS AND WATCHES AND THEIR MAKERS
Written by G.H. Baillie; Cecil Clutton; C.A. Ilbert.
Stock no. 2129779
Published by Bloomsbury Books. 9th 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Chunky volume. Large format. 9th edition, revised and enlarged. With a list of 25,000 makers, revised and extended to 1875. 388 illustrations, 40 in colour. A History of styles in clocks and watches and their mechanisms. ISBN: 0906223695. Wear to cover edges, bumping to spine. Grubby marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased; some rubbing to title on spine.
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