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THE GWENT COUNTY HISTORY VOLUME 1
Written by Miranda Aldhouse-Green; Ray Howell.
Stock no. 2134346
Published by University of Wales. 1st 2004. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Gwent in Prehistory and Early History. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. xvi and 371 pages. ISBN: 0708318266. A few pale marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased and faded to spine.

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PREHISTORIC MAN AND BEAST
Written by H.N. Hutchinson. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1819575
Published by Smith, Elder & Co.. 1st 1896. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine and vignette to front. 10 b/w plates. xxii and 298 pages including index. Top & tail of spine rubbed with slight fraying and loss of cloth, spine lightly browned. Bookplate to front pastedown. Some scattered foxspots and pencil annotation to margins. All plates present.

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THE PUZZLE OF LIFE; AND HOW IT HAS BEEN PUT TOGETHER
Written by Arthur Nicols.
Stock no. 1819467
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 2nd 1877. Slightly better than good condition.

Second Edition. A Short History of the Formation of the Earth, with its Vegetable and Animal Life, from the Earliest Times. Including an account of pre-historic man, his weapons, tools and works. Small format. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine & vignette to front, black title to front. B/w plates. 173 pages. Top & tail of spine rubbed & worn, a few scuffs and marks to covers. Lengthy inscription in ink to free front endpaper. Joints cracked, hinges pulled, binding still feels tight. Pages 30-31 heavily foxed, scattered foxspots otherwise. All plates present.

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MEGALITHIC SITES IN BRITAIN
Written by Archibald Thom.
Stock no. 2132611
Published by Oxford at the Clarendon Press. 1979. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The result of a study of 500 Megalithic sites. Black boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0198131488. Marks to outer page edges and endpapers. Wrapper is grubby with some nicks to corners.

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THE FIRST DOG
Written by Jan Brett. Illustrated by Jan Brett.
Stock no. 1817625
Published by Harcourt, Inc. Circa 1988. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

An exciting tale of adventure in prehistoric times, the author convincingly portrays the growth of the warm bond between man and animal that must, long, long ago, have resulted in the first domesticated dog. Large format. Beige cloth boards with black title to spine. Full colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0152276505. Reprint, 'K' printing.

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PREHISTORIC ANIMALS
No author listed.
Stock no. 2130876
Published by Brooke Bond Oxo. Very good condition.

Brooke Bond Picture Cards, originating free with Brooke Bond Tea and Tea Bags. Oblong format. Cardwraps. Some corner creases.

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STONEHENGE
Written by Rosemary Hill.
Stock no. 1817532
Published by Profile Books. Circa 2008. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

What Stonehenge has meant to us through recorded history, and what it means today. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781861978653. Second printing. Faint coffee mug ring to front panel of dustwrapper.

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PECKED AND PAINTED
Written by Tony Hopkins.
Stock no. 1610665
Published by Langford Press. 1st 2010. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Brown cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Rock art, from Long Meg to Giant Wallaroo. ISBN: 9781904078296. Spine scuffed at base.

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ISLANDS IN TIME: ISLAND SOCIOGEOGRAPHY AND MEDITERRANEAN PREHISTORY
Written by Mark Patton.
Stock no. 1814260
Published by Routledge. 1st 1996. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The ecological and cultural development of prehistoric island societies. Black boards, silver title to spine. ISBN: 0415126592. Name in ink to front pastedown. Pictorial dustwrapper is a little grubby.

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DERBYSHIRE ARCHAEOLOGICAL JOURNAL VOLUME 119 FOR THE YEAR 1999
Written by Pauline Beswick; Dudley Fowkes.
Stock no. 1803847
Published by Derbyshire Archaeological Society. 1999. Slightly better than very good condition.

Pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations & plans. Contents include: Some unrecorded prehistoric tools from Derbyshire; Cratcliff Rocks-A Forgotten Hillfort; Taming the Land: Peak District Farming and ritual in the Bronze Age; An Early Mesolithic Site and First Millenium BC Settlement and Pit Alignments at Swarkestone Lowes, Derbyshire; Excavation of an Iron Age Cropmarked Site at Foxcovert Farm; Stone Crosses of the Peak and the 'Sons of Eadwulf';Two Medieval Tiles Found at Barton Fields Farm, Barton Blount; and more.

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KINGDOM OF GIANTS
Written by Anna McQuilkin. Illustrated by Barry Jones.
Stock no. 991332
Published by Joshua Morris Publishing. 1st 1994. Fine condition.

An amazing 3-D view of the prehistoric world. Square format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 1857249569. Complete with 3-D glasses.

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