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SKETCHES IN GOWER
Written by Robert Lucas. Illustrated by Mary Wood.
Stock no. 1819076
Published by The Gower Society. 1st 1987. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Mary Wood completed her sketch book in the middle of the 19th century. Colour illustrations. Limited to 1000 copies. ISBN: 0905928784. SIGNED by the author (best wishes from) to verso of title page. Copy 59 of 1000. Foxing to title page. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and torn to top edge.

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MEMORIES OF NEWPORT
No author listed.
Stock no. 1819075
Published by True North. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Pictorial glazed boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 1900463598. Light scuffing to rear board.

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THE WAY WE WERE IN NEWPORT
Written by Terry Underwood.
Stock no. 1819071
Published by Terry Underwood. 1st 1981. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Book Two: Photographs of Old Newport up to and including the Year 1950. Large format. B/w photos. ISBN: 095079080X. Fading to base of spine and shelf rubbing. Corners bumped. Light browning and foxing to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks.

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HISTORY OF CWMPARC
Written by Gwyn Prosser.
Stock no. 1819070
Published by Free Press. 1936. Almost very good condition.

King Coal invades a Sylvan Valley. Cwmparc in the Rhondda Valley. Small cardwrap booklet. Stapled binding. 47 pages. Spine slightly worn with small nicks to top and tail. Front cover a little grubby. Joints pulled exposing rusty staple binding. A few grubby finger marks to contents.

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THE STORY OF MONMOUTHSHIRE VOLUME TWO
Written by Arthur Clark.
Stock no. 1819068
Published by Monnow Press. 1st 1979. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

From the Civil War to present times. Maroon boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. 215 pages includes index. ISBN: 0950661805. Faint pencil erasure to front pastedown. Dustwrapper is scufffed and a little grubby, spine is lightly browned.

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A PORTRAIT OF GOWER
Written by Evan Evans; Mervyn Gwent.
Stock no. 1819065
Published by The Gower Society. 1952. Very good condition.

Red cloth boards, gilt title to front. Sepia photos. 2nd printing. Spine and corners lightly rubbed.

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MONMOUTHSHIRE SKETCH BOOK
Written by Fred J. Hando. Illustrated by Fred J. Hando.
Stock no. 1819064
Published by R.H. Johns Limited. 1973. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth. B/w illustrations. Light browning to endpapers. Contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly creased at top edge and slightly browned to spine.

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EAST MOORS ALBUM PORTRAIT OF A STEEL WORKS 1888-1978
Written by Anthony J. Edwards.
Stock no. 1819063
Published by British Steel Corporation. 1st 1978. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The story of the East Moors Steelworks in Cardiff. Blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. Foreword by Edwards. Pictorial dustwrapper is heavily faded at edges, a little grubby, small closed tear (no loss) to top front edge of spine.

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PIERRE & MARIE THE STORY OF THE REAL FRENCH LIEUTENANT'S WOMAN
Written by Pauline Page-Jones.
Stock no. 2132312
Published by Pauline Page-Jones. 1st 2012. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The true story of the romance between a Napoleonic prisoner-of-war and a local Welsh girl. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour and b/w photos. 83 pages.

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IRONSIDES A LIFETIME IN THE LEAGUE
Written by A.K. Ambrosen.
Stock no. 2132309
Published by Yore Publications. 1st 1991. Fine condition.

Who's Who of Newport County 1912-1989. The Club is dead but the memories of over 600 players who wore the Black and Amber are faithfully recorded here. Yellow pictoral card wraps. B/w photos. 219 pages. ISBN: 0951332171.

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CWMBRAN CHAPTERS IN ITS HISTORY
No author listed.
Stock no. 2132308
Published by Cwmbran Community Council. 1st 1996. Nearly fine condition.

Collection of essays by various authors tracing the history of Cwmbran. Red pictorial glazed boards. B/w photos. 257 pages. ISBN: 0952743205. Spine slightly bumped at top and tail.

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THE MINERS AND COAL LEVELS OF GWENT
Written by Colin Spencer.
Stock no. 2132307
Published by The History Press. 2012. Fine condition.

Illustrating life as it was for the coal-level miners of Gwent throughout its industrial past. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. Britain in Old Photographs series. ISBN: 9780752452517.

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