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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 DIARY OF ROBERT SHARP OF SOUTH CAVE: LIFE IN A YORKSHIRE VILLAGE 1812-1837
Written by Robert Sharp; Janice E. Crowther; Peter A. Crowther.
Stock no. 1818012
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1997. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Records of Social and Economic History New Series 26. This diary gives a vivid picture of life in a Yorkshire village between the Napoleonic Wars and the Victorian era. Robert Sharp, schoolmaster, village constable, shopkeeper, and tax collector, was in a unique position to observe the affairs of the village and the lives of his fellow-villagers, whom he describes with wry humour and affection. Green boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0197261736. Text block slightly grubby. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased with a small closed tear to rear edge (no loss).
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THE PUBS OF MONMOUTH, CHEPSTOW AND THE WYE VALLEY
Written by Heather Hurley.
Stock no. 2130058
Published by Logaston Press. 1st 2007. Nearly fine condition.

A social history past and present of inns along the welsh borders. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781904396871.
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SERVING UNDER RUPERRA 1900 - 1939 A COLLECTION OF MEMORIES
Written by Pat Moseley; et al.
Stock no. 2130054
Published by Clarke Printing. 1st 2005. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. Spine is faded with wear. A few marks to covers. Contents are still excellent.
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THE GENTLEMAN'S DAUGHTER
Written by Amanda Vickery.
Stock no. 2129826
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2006. Fine condition.

Women's lives in Georgian England. Peach decorative cloth. Colour illustrations. Pictorial slip case is better than very good.
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THE CITY OF LONDON VOLUME III: ILLUSIONS OF GOLD 1914-1945
Written by David Kynaston.
Stock no. 1816901
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1st 1999. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. Pictorial endpapers showing map of London 1934. B/w photos. ISBN: 0701161507. Light scuffing to dustwrapper.
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THE CITY OF LONDON: VOLUME IV: A CLUB NO MORE 1945-2000
Written by David Kynaston.
Stock no. 1816896
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The culminating volume of his universally acclaimed history, the author leads us through the dramatic post-war years, from derelict bomb-sites to shimmering skyscrapers. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Map of the City of London in 1970 to endpapers. B/w photos. 886 pages including index. ISBN: 0701169494. Text block slightly grubby. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is lightly scuffed and slightly edge-creased.
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THE CITY OF LONDON: VOLUME II: GOLDEN YEARS 1890-1914
Written by David Kynaston.
Stock no. 1816891
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1st 1995. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The relationship between finance and politics come ever closer, culminating in the Marconi Scandal of 1912 the nearly saw the end of Lloyd George's career. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Pictorial endpapers showing map of London. B/w photos. ISBN: 0701133856. Top & tail of spine lightly worn, small, neat rubber stamped identity mark to lower edge of text block. Text block a little grubby. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased with a small closed tear to lower front panel.
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ARDIZZONE'S KILVERT
Written by Rev. Francis Kilvert; William Plomer; Elizabeth Divine. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 1317580
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st thus 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Kilvert's diary edited by Plomer and abridged for children by Divine. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w text illustrations. ISBN: 0224012762. Minimal bumping to spine. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed and faded to spine.
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THE GENTLEMAN'S DAUGHTER
Written by Amanda Vickery.
Stock no. 2128201
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2006. Fine condition.

Women's lives in Georgian England. Peach decorative cloth. Colour illustrations. Pictorial slip case is better than very good; just some light wear.
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SEEDS OF CHANGE
Written by Henry Hobhouse.
Stock no. 1816731
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2007. Fine condition.

Six Plants that Transformed Mankind. Brown cloth spine with green title block and gilt title. Pictorial paper boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. Contained in publisher's green slipcase in fine condition.
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THE OXFORD ENCYCLOPEDIA OF MARITIME HISTORY (4 VOLUMES)
Written by John B. Hattendorf; et al.
Stock no. 2127952
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 2007. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth with black title labels to spine and front cover; gilt titles. Volume 1 covers Actium, Battle of, Ex Voto; Volume 2: Factory Ship, Navies: Japan; Volume 3: Navies: Portugal, Shipyards; Volume 4 Siebe, Augustus, Zheng He, Index. ISBN: 9780195130751. A few corners are bumped. Some marks to outer page edges.
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