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THE PRE-REFORMATION RECORD OF ALL SAINTS' CHURCH, BRISTOL: THE CHURCHWARDENS' ACCOUNTS
Written by Clive Burgess.
Stock no. 1818356
Published by Bristol Record Society. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Bristol Record Society's Publication Vol. 53. The second of a three-volume series edited by Clive Burgess. White cloth boards, black titles. ISBN: 090153823X.
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HISTORY OF THE CATHEDRAL CHURCH OF WELLS
Written by Edward A. Freeman.
Stock no. 1818353
Published by Macmillan & Co.. 1st 1870. Almost very good condition.

Illustrating the History of The Cathedral Churches of the Old Foundation. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine, black title to front. xvi and 200 pages including index. Spine browned & worn at top and tail, corners rubbed, boards a little grubby and marked. Front joint cracked but binding tight. Neat name in ink to half-title page.
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FLORA OF CORNWALL
Written by Colin N. French; Rosaline J. Murphy; Mary G.C. Atkinson.
Stock no. 1818280
Published by Wheal Seton Press. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. 400 pages. 1100 b/w distribution maps. Colour photos. 2600 plant entries. An atlas of the flowering plants and ferns of Cornwall with notes on their occurrence on the Isles of Scilly. ISBN: 0953461300. A few foxspots to vertical edge of text block else a fine copy. Green dustwrapper is scuffed to rear panel.
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THE FLORA OF THE BRISTOL REGION
Written by Ian P. Green; Rupert J. Higgins; Clare Kitchen; Mark A.R. Kitchen; Sarah L. Myles.
Stock no. 1818279
Published by Pisces Publications. 1st 2000. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Wildlife of the Bristol Region: 1. Edited by Sarah L. Myles. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Over 1600 plants described together with b/w distribtion maps. Colour photos. 276 pages pages includes index. ISBN: 1874357188. Light fading to dustwrapper spine (hardly noticeable).
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FLORA OF GLOUCESTERSHIRE
Written by H.J. Riddelsdell; G.W. Hedley; W.R. Price.
Stock no. 1818275
Published by Chatford House Press Ltd.. 1st thus 1974. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A new impression with new plates. Phanerogams, Vascular Cryptograms, Charophyta. Colour frontis. 667 pages plus b/w photos. Text block lilac. Light browning to edges of prelims.
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THE SOMERSET YEARS
Written by Florence Chuk.
Stock no. 1818239
Published by Pennard Hill Publications. 1st 1987. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Based on shipping lists held by the Public Record Office, Victoria (PRO). A roll of assisted immigrant arrivals from Somerset and Bristol during the years 1839-1854, also describing conditions existing in the county at that time and the factors influencing emmigration. The need for immigrants in the Colony, the financing of immigration from Colonial funds, and the vessels chartered and the conditions during these voyages are described. Light brown boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 336 pages. ISBN: 073160136X. Lower board edges rubbed and slightly faded. Vertical crease to free front endpaper. A few minor foxspots to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine and unevenly faded to front panel, edge-creased.
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SEVENTIES SPOTTING DAYS AROUND THE WEST COUNTRY
Written by Kevin Derrick.
Stock no. 1818221
Published by Strathwood Ltd. 1st 2010. Fine condition.

A 96 page colour photographic album depicting the 1970's with coverage of both diesel electric and hydraulics from that great period of change on our railways. Large format. Dark blue pictorial glazed boards. ISBN: 9781905276417.
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DARTMOOR (NN 27)
Written by L.A. Harvey; Douglas St. Leger-Gordon.
Stock no. 1318043
Published by Collins. 2nd 1963. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The ideal natural history book in that it shows not only wild nature, but man's place in it. 17 colour and 36 b/w photos with 3 maps of the area. 273 pages includes index. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. New Naturalist series no. 27. Spine slightly bumped. A couple of small indentations to cover edges and some slight fading to cover edges. Small booksellers sticker to front pastedown and name and date in ink to free-endpaper. A couple of small foxspots and a slight musty smell to contents. Dustwrapper is slightly edge worn. This is a 1963 reprint or the second edition published in 1962.
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SALISBURY ILLUSTRATED: THE CITY'S HERITAGE IN PRINTS AND DRAWINGS
Written by Alan W. Ball.
Stock no. 1817978
Published by Halsgrove. 1st 2000. Very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A sweeping panorama of England's history as lived and experienced in one of its greatest cities. Large format. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations throughout. ISBN: 1841140767. Damp stain mainly affecting vertical edge of free rear endpaper and text block. Green pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at edges.
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STROUD A PICTORIAL HISTORY
Written by Joan Tucker.
Stock no. 2131150
Published by Phillimore. 1st 1991. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A new look at old Stroud. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos throughout. ISBN: 085033778X. SIGNED by author to title page. Bumping to top and tail of spine. Wrapper is edge-creased with fading to spine and a couple of edges.
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RANDWICK 1893-1993 A CENTURY OF CHANGE
No author listed.
Stock no. 1817701
Published by Randwick Historical Association. 1st 1995. Nearly fine condition.

Limited Edition of 500 copies. The photographs, reminiscences and research material that have been used to produce this book have been provided by past and present members of the Randwick Historical Association, their acquaintances, residents and former residents of the Village of Randwick. Cream pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0952490706. No. 217 of 500 copies as per the stamp to rear inside cover.
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WILLIAM COOKWORTHY 1705-1780
Written by John Penderill-Church.
Stock no. 1817696
Published by Bradford Barton. 1st 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A study of the pioneer of true porcelain manufacture in England. Grey & white mottled boards. B/w illustrations. Boards browned at edges. Minor foxing to endpapers. Price-cut dustwrapper has a small closed tear to top edge of front panel.
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