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SOMERSET AND AVON RAILWAYS IN OLD PHOTOGRAPHS
Written by Kevin Robertson.
Stock no. 1602808
Published by Alan Sutton. 1997. Nearly fine condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 086299800X.

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IMAGES OF BATH THE BATH CHRONICLE
No author listed.
Stock no. 1805306
Published by Breedon Books Publishing Co.. 1st 1994. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. ISBN: 1873626959. A few score marks to rear panel of wrapper.

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WOOKEY HOLE ITS CAVES AND CAVE DWELLERS
Written by H.E. Balch. Illustrated by John Hassall; J.H. Savory.
Stock no. 2105957
Published by Oxford University Press; Humphrey Milford. 1914. Very good condition.

Large format. Cloth spine. Blue covers with black titles. B/w photos. Spine is browned, with a few grubby marks. Bumping to cover edges and a couple of corners. A few marks. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some page browning.

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SOMERSET SHELL GUIDE
Written by C.H.B. Quennell; Peter Quennell.
Stock no. 1201226
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st thus 1939. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Spiral bound inside white cloth covers. B/w photos, also b/w photos on pale green paper plates. Covers lightly browned at edges. The following words have been punch stamped as holes at the bottom of the title page 'Complimentary Copy Not for Sale' else contents fine. Pictorial wrapper is a little edge-chipped. A very nice copy of the first Faber edition.

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FIGURES AND DESCRIPTIONS OF THE PALAEOZOIC FOSSILS OF CORNWALL, DEVON AND WEST SOMERSET
Written by John Phillips.
Stock no. 823434
Published by Longman, Brown, Green & Longmans. 1st 1841. Good condition.

Burgundy cloth, rebacked with matching cloth spine. Leather title label and gilt title to spine. xi + 231 pages. 60 b/w plates. Book: Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Relevant newspaper cutting pasted to front endpaper. Original covers marked. Rear cover dampstained. Inscription in ink to rear free endpaper which is also a damp-damaged. Remainder of contents very good.

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BEVAN AND MABEL LEAN OF SIDCOT
Written by George W. Hutchinson.
Stock no. 820316
Published by George W. Hutchinson; Sidcot School. 1st 1981. Almost very good condition.

A record of life and progress at Sidcot School during the headship of Bevan Lean B.A. (Lond);D.Sc. (Manc) 1902-1930. Cream pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and illustrations. Backstrip missing. As a consequence, title page is detached. Contents are clean.

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CITY OF BATH OFFICIAL GUIDE BOOK
No author listed.
Stock no. 810858
Published by Bath City Council. 1964. Fine condition.

Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos.

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BATH MILLENIUM
Written by Barbara G. Stone.
Stock no. 806614
1973. Fine condition.

The Christian Movement 973-1973. Red pictorial card wraps. B/w illustrations. ----

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THE THERMAL BATHS OF BATH
Written by Henry William Freeman.
Stock no. 597549
Published by Hamilton, Adams & Co.. 1st 1888. Very good condition.

Their History, Literature, Medical and Surgical Uses and Effects Together With the Aix Massage and Natural Vapour Treatment. Red cloth, gilt titles and gilt vignette to front cover. 5 b/w plates including 2 in Woodburytype. 9 plans including 2 in colour. Top edge gilt. Contents near fine. Rear board a little marked. Spine slightly bumped. A bright copy.

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EXMOOR
Written by Herbert Byng Hall. Illustrated by Herbert Byng Hall.
Stock no. 597377
Published by Thomas Cautley Newby. 1st 1849. Very good condition.

Or, The Footsteps of St. Hubert in the West With Illustrations Taken From Nature by Herbert Byng Hall. Red embossed cloth, gilt title to spine. 9 tinted litho plates plus vignette to title page. 441 + 14 page booklist. Book: Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Spine marked. Rebacked some time ago with original spine laid down. Rear endpapers marked.

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THE HISTORY AND ANTIQUITIES OF SOMERSETSHIRE
Written by William Phelps.
Stock no. 595693
Published by J.B. Nichols and Son. 1st 1836. Very good condition.

Parts 1-8 bound in four (all published). 1836-1839. 50 plates including six maps, a few tinted, 50 engraved vignettes to text. Original printed wrappers. Subscribers list. Contained in purpose-made cloth-covered book box. Paperwraps slightly edge-chipped. Contents very good indeed. Book box is split on one edge but still holding.

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THE REGISTER OF PERSONS ENTITLED TO VOTE IN THE ELECTION OF MEMBERS FOR THE PARLIAMENTARY CITY OF BATH IN 1900
No author listed.
Stock no. 576675
Published by E.R. Blackett. 1900. Very good condition.

Large format. Dark blue cloth. A list of names and addresses of everyone entitled to vote, ordered by parish. 274 pages. Corners worn, top and tail of spine chipped. Each entry is annotated, possibly by a canvasser, and shows people too ill to vote, dead, in prison or in South Africa (Boer war). A fascinating document. REDUCED FROM £125.

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