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PIPER'S PLACES
Written by Richard Ingrams; John Piper. Illustrated by John Piper.
Stock no. 1824204
Published by Chatto & Windus; The Hogarth Press. 1st 1983. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

John Piper in England & Wales. Large format. Grey boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0701125500. Lower edges of boards lightly rubbed. Gift inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Contents clean. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn, rubbed at top of spine, faded to spine and lightly scuffed to rear panel.

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LIBRI WALLIAE: A CATALOGUE OF WELSH BOOKS AND BOOKS PRINTED IN WALES 1546-1820 (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Eiluned Rees.
Stock no. 1824172
Published by The National Library of Wales. 1st 1987. Nearly fine condition.

Orange cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Limited edition of 500 numbered copies. ISBN: 0907158196. Top of spine of volume I lightly bumped. Volume II has very few minor foxspots to top edge of text block. Else a lovely set contained in publisher's matching orange slipcase which is lightly bumped at corners and a little scuffed.

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MONMOUTHSHIRE HOUSES (3 VOLS)
Written by Cyril Fox; Lord Raglan.
Stock no. 1824171
Published by National Museum of Wales. 1st 1951. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Part I: Medieval; Part II: Sub-Medieval; Part III: Renaissance. Red cloth. B/w photos and numerous line drawings. Part I: 1st 1951; Part II: 1st 1953; Part III: 1st 1954. Boards clean, part I slightly faded to spine. Endpapers browned. Else contents clean. Pictorial dustwrappers are a little scuffed and a little grubby and marked, corenrs worn, slight loss to lower front edge of part III, part I is price-cut. A decent set.

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AN INVENTORY OF THE ANCIENT MONUMENTS IN GLAMORGAN VOLUME I PRE-NORMAN PART III THE EARLY CHRISTIAN PERIOD
No author listed.
Stock no. 1824168
Published by HMSO. 1st 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green cloth, gilt title to spine, vignette to front cover. Fold-out map. B/w photographs. ISBN: 0117005908. Light browning to prelims. A few minor grubby marks to free endpapers. Minor foxing to text block. Grey dustwrapper is a little grubby, rubbed at edges and a little foxed to rear panel, top of spine rubbed. Musty odour present.

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THE FOREST OF DEAN NEW HISTORY 1550-1818
Written by Cyril Hart.
Stock no. 1824162
Published by Alan Sutton. 1st 1995. Very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A superb work of scholarship, the book is of considerable value to historians of Britain's industrial, economic, agricultural and social past as well as to those with a particular interest in the history of the Dean region. Dark blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. xxii and 330 pages including index. ISBN: 0750909579. Faint odour of cigarettes present. Else a lovely copy. Pictorial dustwrapper lightly scuffed.

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NORTH WALES VOLUME II
Written by M.J.B. Baddeley; C.S. Ward.
Stock no. 1824157
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. 10th Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Covering Llangollen, Bala, Dolgelley, Barmouth, Cader Idris, Oswestry, Shrewsbury, Welshpool, Llanidloes, Machynlleth, Aberystwyth. Red cloth. Folding map of North Wales to front. Wartime edition and therefore no maps included except two: Fold-out map of North Wales and of Aberystwyth. Boards faded to a dark pink. One or two margin marks but generally clean. Text block browned. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is edge-rubbed with a few small chips to edges, browned to rear panel.

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THE MAPPING OF MONMOUTHSHIRE
Written by D.P.M. Michael.
Stock no. 1323417
Published by Regional Publications. 1985. Nearly fine condition.

A descriptive catalogue of pre-Victorian Maps of the County From Saxton in 1577 with details of British Atlases published during that period. Card wraps. Colour and b/w illustrations. A valuable reference work. ISBN: 0906570182. Some light foxing to textblock.

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1898-1998 SERVE & OBEY: THE OFFICIAL HISTORY OF WEST MONMOUTH SCHOOL
Written by Arthur Crane.
Stock no. 1323411
Published by West Monmouth School. 1st 1998. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour and b/w photos. 129 pages. ISBN: 0953466809. Bumping to lower edges of front and rear boards.

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BRISTOL AS IT WAS 1879-1874
Written by Reece Winstone.
Stock no. 1824114
Published by Reece Winstone. 2nd 1968. Very good condition.

2nd edition. Orange glazed boards. B/w photos. SIGNED by the author to free front endpaper (no dedication). Boards scuffed with a few marks. Contents clean. Musty odour present.

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BRISTOL AS IT WAS 1950-1953
Written by Reece Winstone.
Stock no. 1824113
Published by Reece Winstone. 2nd 1970. Very good condition.

Brown glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. 2nd edition. ISBN: 0900814357. SIGNED by the author to free front endpaper. Boards lightly scuffed. Corners lightly rubbed. Musty odour present.

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BRISTOL IN THE 1880'S
Written by Reece Winstone.
Stock no. 1824112
Published by Reece Winstone. 1st 1962. Almost very good condition.

Yellow pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. SIGNED by the author to title page (no dedication) - page 31. Spine is rubbed at top & tail. Edges of covers rubbed and grubby. Front joint starting to pull. Hinges pulled. Binding still tight.

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BRISTOL AS IT WAS 1914-1900
Written by Reece Winstone.
Stock no. 1824111
Published by Reece Winstone. 2nd 1965. Very good condition.

Second Edition. Blue glazed boards. B/w photos. SIGNED by the author to free front endpaper (no dedication). Spine slightly faded, rubbed along rear edge and bumped to top. Boards a little scuffed. A few marks to contents. Musty odour present.

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