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A REGIONAL HISTORY OF THE RAILWAYS OF GREAT BRITAIN: VOLUME I THE WEST COUNTRY
Written by David St John Thomas.
Stock no. 1824075
Published by David & Charles. 6th 1988. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

6th Edition, completely reset. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Includes fold-out plan to rear. ISBN: 0946537178. SIGNED by the author (no dedication) to title page. Light corner crease to lower corner of front endpaper. Minor foxing to text block. Map to rear present and initials in biro to rear pastedown (hidden by rear flap of dustwrapper). Pictorial dustwrapperis lightly edge-creased and lightly scuffed to rear panel.

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FORGOTTEN RAILWAYS SOUTH WALES
Written by James Page.
Stock no. 2140735
Published by David & Charles. 1980. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. Tip-in fold-out map to rear. ISBN: 0715377345. Browning and a few foxspots to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a little surface damage to one edge; faded to spine.

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THE BIRDS OF DORSET
Written by E.D.V. Prendergast; J.V. Boys.
Stock no. 2140707
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1983. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A comprehensive account of the birdlife of dorset. B/w photos. ISBN: 0715383809. Foxing and marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is browned to spine and edges with some marks and foxing; small tear hole on spine, repaired to verso with sticky tape.

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MILESTONES BEHIND THE MARQUES
Written by Paul Sheldon.
Stock no. 2140127
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A study indepth of the history of one model from ten world-famous motor racing car manufacturers. Oblong format. B/w photos. ISBN: 071537267X. Some fading along cover edges. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few nicks; faded to spine.

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LAGONDA A HISTORY OF THE MARQUE
Written by Arnold Davey; Anthony W. May.
Stock no. 2139916
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The definitive history of a remarkable line of thoroughbred motorcars. B/w photos. 497 pages. ISBN: 0715376950. Some knocks along cover edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper has some edge-creasing and is faded to spine and edges.

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SPECIALIST SPORTS CARS
Written by Peter J. Filby.
Stock no. 2139882
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

British small series production cars. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0715364170. Some foxing and browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine.

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THE GAZETTEER OF ENGLAND VOLUME 2 L - Z
Written by Oliver Mason.
Stock no. 2139561
Published by David & Charles. Circa 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A list of place names and the services available in every city, village, town and hamlet. ISBN: 0715356321. Some fading to spine. Foxing to outer page edges.

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MASERATI: A HISTORY
Written by Anthony Pritchard.
Stock no. 2139298
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w photos. Full history of Maserati cars. ISBN: 0715371789. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is a bit edge-creased, with some fading to spine.

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INDUSTRIAL HISTORY IN PICTURES: BRISTOL
Written by R. Angus Buchanan; Neil Cossons.
Stock no. 2139009
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Larger format. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0715347454. SIGNED by Reece Winstone, who wrote many books about Bristol. Page browning; darkest at edges/margins.

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THE GRANDFATHER CLOCK MAINTENANCE MANUAL
Written by John Vernon.
Stock no. 2137965
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1983. Very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0715384384. Spine and top edge of front cover are browned. Page edge browning.

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THE CLOCK REPAIRER'S HANDBOOK
Written by Laurie Penman.
Stock no. 2137964
Published by David & Charles. 1985. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

For all clock lovers, collectors and repairers, a wealth of information on diagnosing and correcting faults in many different clocks, whether antique or fairly new. Orange boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0715386867. Browning and foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper has 2-3" tear to top of spine on front panel. Wrapper spine is faded.

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COAST DEFENCES OF ENGLAND AND WALES 1856-1956
Written by Ian V. Hogg.
Stock no. 2137283
Published by David & Charles. 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The story of why these defences were built, the difficulties and delays, the armament and the development of the works. Beige cloth boards, gilt title to spine. 264 pages. ISBN: 0715363530. Spine is faded. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with faded spine.

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