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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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WIGSTON AT WAR
Written by Pamela Ward.
Stock no. 2131494
Published by Pamela Ward. 1ST 2004. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0954759109. Creasing to corners and some cover edges.

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SOUTH EAST OF LEICESTER INCLUDING EVINGTON, STOUGHTON AND BEYOND
Written by Helen Boynton.
Stock no. 2131456
Published by Helen Boynton. 1st 2004. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 0954632044. SIGNED by author to title page. Some cover corner creasing. Spine is faded.

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AVIATION IN LEICESTERSHIRE AND RUTLAND
Written by Roy Bonser.
Stock no. 2131222
Published by Midland Publishing. 1ST 2001. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. From the earliest balloon ascents in 1813 to modern day. ISBN: 1857800893. Wrapper has some light edge creasing. Small amount of fading to spine.

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THE HISTORY AND DESCRIPTION OF ASHBY-DE-LA-ZOUCH
Written by Edward Mammatt.
Stock no. 2128714
Published by W. & J. Hextall; White Lion Books. 1974. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt titles and decorations to spine, gilt vignette to front cover. Facsimile of the 1852 original. ISBN: 0856178578. Browning to spine. A few marks to covers. Bumping to corners. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges.

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GETTING THE COAL
Written by Jeanne Carswell; Tracey Roberts.
Stock no. 2128045
Published by Mantle Oral History Project 1992. 1st 1992. Nearly fine condition.

Impressions of a twentieth century mining community. Taken from a sound archive in which the people of North West Leicestershire recall, in their own words, their own history. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. 156 pages. ISBN: 9780951504017. Corners just very slightly rubbed.

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HANDBOOK FOR TRAVELLERS IN DERBYSHIRE, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE, LEICESTERSHIRE AND STAFFORDSHIRE
No author listed.
Stock no. 1208689
Published by John Murray. 3rd 1904. Almost very good condition.

Small format. Red cloth, gilt title to spine and front cover. Third Edition, Revised With Maps and Plans. 1892 edition with index and directory for 1904. A Murray's Guide. All maps and plans present.Map in rear pocket complete with no tears. Spine browned with slight wear at top and tail. A few faint marks to covers. Pale foxspots to prelims, contents clean. A bright copy.

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HANDBOOK FOR TRAVELLERS IN DERBYSHIRE, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE, LEICESTERSHIRE AND STAFFORDSHIRE
No author listed.
Stock no. 1208684
Published by John Murray. 2nd 1874. Good condition.

Small format. Red cloth, gilt title to spine and front cover. Second Edition, Revised With a Travelling Map. A Murrays Guide. Map in rear pocket has a tear at one fold but is complete. Spine darkened with loss at top and slight wear at base. Corners bumped and rubbed. Covers marked. Small sticker of Burlington Fine Arts Club on front pastedown plus a blind stamp to first two pages. First advert page creased. Contents clean.

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RECORDS OF THE BOROUGH OF LEICESTER VOL VI
Written by G.A. Chinnery.
Stock no. 1813066
Published by Leicester University Press. 1st 1967. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The Chamberlains' Accounts 1688-1835. Edited by Chinnery. Blue cloth boards, gilt title and crest to spine. Folding map to rear. xii and 581 pages including index. ISBN: 0718510690. Light blue dustwrapper is slightly faded at spine, slightly worn at edges.

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GLIMPSES OF ANCIENT LEICESTER IN SIX PERIODS
Written by Mrs. T. Fielding Johnson.
Stock no. 1809477
Published by Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co. Ltd.. 2nd 1906. Very good condition.

Second Edition with supplementary notes. Green cloth with gilt titles and crest to front. B/w illustrations. Folding b/w map. xv + 439 pages including index. Top edge gilt. Corners worn, top rear edge of spine split. A few marks to boards. Contents clean. Small closed tear (no loss) to folding map.

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THE HISTORY OF LEICESTERSHIRE, FROM THE TIME OF THE ROMANS TO THE END OF THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY
Written by James Thomson.
Stock no. 2112408
Published by J.S. Crossley; Thompson And Son. 1st 1849. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Brown cloth with gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. Lithograph frontis; fold-out map to rear. Spine and covers are unevenly faded; some marks and scuffs. Bookplate to front pastedown. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to frontis and some other pages; grubby margin marks.

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THE HISTORY OF LEICESTERSHIRE IN THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY
Written by James Thomson.
Stock no. 2112407
Published by Crossley And Clarke. 1871. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Purple cloth, gilt title to spine, vignette to front cover. Spine and covers are unevenly browned with foxing. Front joint is cracked and has been partially repaired. Some foxing to pages. Many page edges have not been cut - so pages are 'stuck' together.

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