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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 BOUNTY: THE TRUE STORY OF THE MUTINY ON THE BOUNTY
Written by Caroline Alexander.
Stock no. 2132323
Published by Viking Penguin Inc.. 1st 2003. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

An account of one of the most infamous episodes in the history of seagoing voyages. Colour & b/w illustrations. Green boards, gilt title to spine. 491 pages includes index. ISBN: 067003133X. Lower spine of book and wrapper bumped. Very light scuff marks to rear of wrapper.

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THE BEST OF WAINWRIGHT
Written by Alfred Wainwright; Hunter Davies. Illustrated by Alfred Wainwright.
Stock no. 1819069
Published by Frances Lincoln. 2nd 2010. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Second Edition. A personal selection by Hunter Davies. Revised by Chris Jesty. Small format. Green cloth boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9780711231108.

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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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THE PORTS AND HARBOURS OF CORNWALL
Written by Richard Pearse.
Stock no. 1819067
Published by H.E. Warne. 1964. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

An introduction to the study of 800 years of maritime affairs. Red cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. Reprint with corrections. Browning to text block and endpapers. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and torn with loss to lower gutter edge of front panel, grubby to rear panel.

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OUR FRIENDS BENEATH THE SANDS
Written by Martin C. Windrow.
Stock no. 2132321
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 2010. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The Foreign Legion in France's Colonial Conquests 1870-1935. Blue cloth boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. 696 pages includes index. ISBN: 0297852131. Wrapper lightly scuffed and edges just very lightly creased.

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DYLAN THOMAS: A CENTENARY CELEBRATION
Written by Hannah Ellis.
Stock no. 1819066
Published by Bloomsbury. 1st 2014. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A unique collection of specially commissioned essays celebrating the poet's life and work one hundred years after his birth in 1914. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781472903099.

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THE WHITE MEN SANG
Written by Alexander Fullerton.
Stock no. 2132320
Published by Peter Davies. 1st 1958. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A novel based accurately on an epic incident in Rhodesian history, the ending of the Matabele War and the real birth of Rhodesia. Red cloth, silver title to spine. 216 pages. Light mark to front pastedown, spine very slightly bumped. Pictorial wrapper rubbed and nicked at corners with very slight loss of colour, one small closed tear to lower edge of front panel.

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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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GWR ENGINES NAMES, NUMBERS, TYPES AND CLASSES
No author listed.
Stock no. 1819062
Published by David & Charles. 1st thus 1971. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Reprint of the Engine books of 1911, 1928 and 1946 with some pages from that of 1938. B/w photos. ISBN: 0715353675. Foxing to text block and prelims. Date in ink to verso of rear endpaper. Front endpaper a little grubby and small nibble missing from vertical edge. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper.

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