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Old Aberdare. Volume 2 (Reprint) .

By: Cynon Valley History Society. Various Authors.

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Aberdare, Cynon Valley History Society.: 1997

Edition: Reprint with Corrections and Amendments

Seller ID: 119602

ISBN: 0950858609

Condition: As New with No dust jacket as issued


In the original publisher's b/w illustrated card covers. Staple bound. AS New Mint copy (unused old stock). This volume 2 was originally printed in 1982, long out of print, so the Cynon Valley History Society decided to print a Limited number of reprints in 1997. This is one of those. The Society also took the opportunity to made a few corrections and amendments, add and take away photos, etc, to this new print run. NO Inscriptions or Marks. 143 pp. Illustrated in b/w. The Contents cover: - Introduction; History of the Parish of Aberdare (1853) ; A Collier boy in the Nineteen Twenties; The Pub... View more info

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Maritime South West No.19 The Journal of the South West Maritime History Society

By: D. Clement and Various Authors

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Exton, Exeter, South West Maritime History Society: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 114351

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Near Fine - A couple of smudged marks to the covers and a small 'bump' to the rear bottom of the spine - No Damage - otherwise NO Inscriptions or other marks. Looks Unread. (6) + 225pp. Plus - A loosely inserted 'errata' page also numbered 220. Illustrated with numerous b/w illustrations, charts, diagrams, etc. Index of Contents of Previous Journals and Maritime Monographs. Articles include : - For Every Craft of Every Draft - The Hotchliss Cone Propeller; The Port of Peterstone; The Bishop Rock Mystery of 1889; Lieutenant Joun Yule, R; N, & Midshipman John Carslake R. N. ; The Transportation ... View more info

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Maritime South West No.18 The Journal of the South West Maritime History Society

By: D. Clement and Various Authors

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Exton, Exeter, South West Maritime History Society: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 114353

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Near Fine - A couple of very light smudged marks to the covers and a small 'crumple' to the head of the spine - No Damage - otherwise NO Inscriptions or other marks. Looks Unread. (6) + 218pp. Illustrated with numerous b/w illustrations, charts, diagrams, etc. Index of Contents of Previous Journals. Articles include : - William Woolcock 1785-1876. The Naval Career of a Dawlish Trafalgar Veteran; An Atlantic Voyage 1849. A Transcript of a Diary in the Taylor Family Scrapbook; The Contribution made by Devonian and Kentish Migrants to the Fishing Industry and Community of Hull During the Late 19t... View more info

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Gilded Wood. Conservation and History

By: Foundation Of The American Institute For Conservation Of Historic and Artistic Works ( Deborah Bigelow - Project Director - and Various Authors)

Price: £120.00

Publisher: Madison, Connecticut, US, Sound View Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 114166

ISBN: 0932087213

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket


FINE Blue boards with very Bright gilt titling to the spine and front cover. In the original publisher's pictorial dustjacket. The d/j is complete and apart from one small closed corner tear and a small sliver of fading (10 cm long x 1 cm wide) to the front cover's inner top edge where it must have been exposed to the light at some time in the past. Also the titling to the spine has faded the colour (I can't tell what it was) - but all titling clear and bright, and easily readable. The d/j is now in a new protective clear - removable - bookfilm plastic cover and looks Near Fine. The d/j is not... View more info

Dock Leaves Michaelmas 1951. Volume Two, Number Six . A National Review in English of Welsh Arts and Letters.

By: Garlick Raymond (edited by) & Various Authors (Including R. S Thomas, Graham Sutherland, et al)

Price: £22.00

Publisher: Pembroke Dock, Pembrokeshire, The Editorial Committee: 1951

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 110429

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


In the original publisher's lettered card covers.. No dustjacket as issued. Very Rusty Staples and the book is coming loose in its covers due to the rust having broken contact. The covers are a little rubbed/dusty - general shelfwear/storage - but in general are clean and the booklet is tight - if almost detached. This copy came from the Library of the late Arthur Giardelli the well known Artist, but is unascribed. Internally No inscriptions or marks. 52 pp. Unillustrated. This self termed 'Welsh Literary Review' publishes poetry, art and literature, mainly relating to or by Wales/Anglo-Welsh ... View more info

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BOY'S OWN PAPER - December 1950. Bumper CHRISTMAS Number! Volume 73. No. 3.

By: Johns W. E. Capt and Other Various Authors

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Lutterworth Periodicals Ltd: 1950

Edition: Presumed 1st Edition

Seller ID: 114952

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


BOY'S OWN PAPER - December 1950. Bumper CHRISTMAS Number! Volume 73. No. 3. ONLY. Single Issue Vintage period magazine (16cm x 21cm) with VG illustrated colour cover. & slightly creased cover corners, and one small closed edge tear, o/w VG. Rusty staples, but all complete. Internally Excellent. 104 pp. No inscriptions or marks inside - Includes b/w and red/monocrome illustrations, articles, fiction, etc. Plus period adverts, Including a highly un- PC full colour ad for Sharps Toffee on the inside of the rear cover. This issue has a central special 'Christmas Book Feature' printed on lemon colo... View more info

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The Boys Book of Adventure First Story = 'Skyway Robbery' (A New 'BIGGLES' Story)

By: Leyland, Eric (edited by) Various Authors Including Captain W. E. Johns, Geoffrey Trease, Percy Westerman, Etc

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, Evans Brothers Limited: 1950

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 114717

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


Clean red cloth with black titling to the spine. Head/tail to the spine a little 'turned' and fading, but overall VG. In the original publisher's pictorial dust-jacket. The dust-jacket has some small nicks/loss to the head/tail of the spine and the rear cover has a triangular sliver of loss to the top inner corner near the spine, and nicks with loss to the other 3 corners, but the d/j is now in a new protective clear - removable - bookfilm plastic cover and looks near Very Good - particularly the front cover which features a lovely 'Stead' illustration of Biggles and (? ) Ginger. Some light to... View more info

Collins Girls' Annual

By: Oxenham Elsie J. ; Noel Streatfield; Mollie Chappell Et Al = Various Authors

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Collins: c.1953

Edition: Unknown

Seller ID: 000907

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


No date, circa 1953. 128 pp. Pictorial boards. Extremeties rubbed. Colour frontis. Contents include stories by Elsie J Oxenham, Noel Streatfeild, Mollie Chappell, etc, etc. INTERNALLY TIGHT AND BRIGHT. ; 4to - Tall and Thick View more info

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4th/7th Royal Dragoon Guards Regimental Magazine Vol. XII December 1960

By: The Editor & Various Authors

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Produced for the Editor By Combined Service Publications, Ltd. ,: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 119669

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


In the original dark green, white printed, stiff card covers, with the coloured Dragoons' heraldic logo to the front cover. Lettered black and white advert to the rear cover - a bit grubby. Internally there are adverts of the period front and back - on the reverse of covers and first and last few pages. NO inscriptions. (viii) + 68 pp + (ix to xiv ) + (4). Battle Honours and Dragoon Info. Then the contents cover various Regimental news relating to the Squadrons, the Mess, Marriages, Officers, Sports, etc, etc, and other related news. At the time of listing I also have for sale various other 4t... View more info

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4th/7th Royal Dragoon Guards Regimental Magazine Vol. XIII December 1961

By: The Editor & Various Authors

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Produced for the Editor By Combined Service Publications, Ltd. ,: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 119670

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


In the original dark green, white printed, stiff card covers, with the coloured Dragoons' heraldic logo to the front cover. Some light edge wear and creasing, but complete. Lettered black and white advert to the rear cover - grubby. Internally there are adverts of the period front and back - on the reverse of covers and first and last few pages. Small Ink notes to the bottom margin of the first advert page, and some pencil drawings to the advert for the Centurian Tank o/w no other inscriptions or marks inside. (ix) + (1) + 67 pp + (x to xx ) + (4). Battle Honours and Dragoon Info. Then the con... View more info

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4th/7th Royal Dragoon Guards Regimental Magazine Vol. XV December 1963

By: The Editor & Various Authors

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Produced for the Editor By Combined Service Publications, Ltd. ,: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 119671

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Near fine copy in the original dark green, white printed, stiff card covers, with the coloured Dragoons' heraldic logo to the front cover. Lettered black and white advert to the rear cover. Internally fine, there are adverts of the period front and back - on the reverse of covers and first and last few pages. NO inscriptions. (2) + (xii) + 70 pp + (xiii to xviii ) + (4). Battle Honours and Dragoon Info. Then the contents cover various Regimental news relating to the Squadrons, the Mess, Marriages, Officers, Sports, etc, etc, and other related news. At the time of listing I also have for sale v... View more info

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4th/7th Royal Dragoon Guards Regimental Magazine Vol. XVI December 1964

By: The Editor & Various Authors

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Produced for the Editor By Combined Service Publications, Ltd. ,: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 119672

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Overall a very good copy in the original dark green, white printed, stiff card covers, with the coloured Dragoons' heraldic logo to the front cover. However the lettered black and white advert to the rear cover has some green staining colour smudged all over it - presumably from lying on the green front cover of another issue? Internally FINE with adverts of the period front and back - on the reverse of covers and first and last few pages. NO inscriptions. (4) + (viii) + 78 pp + (ix to xiv ) + (4). Battle Honours and Dragoon Info. Then the contents cover various Regimental news relating to the... View more info

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4th/7th Royal Dragoon Guards Regimental Magazine Vol. XVII December 1965

By: The Editor & Various Authors

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Produced for the Editor By Combined Service Publications, Ltd. ,: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 119673

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Overall a Near Fine copy in the original dark green, white printed, stiff card covers, with the coloured Dragoons' heraldic logo to the front cover. Some very slight rubbing to the head/tail of the spine. Lettered black and white advert to the rear cover - a few tiny marks - negligible. Internally FINE with adverts of the period front and back - on the reverse of covers and first and last few pages. NO inscriptions. (4) + (xiv) + 80 pp + (xix to xxviii ) + (4). Battle Honours and Dragoon Info. Then the contents cover various Regimental news relating to the Squadrons, the Mess, Marriages, Offic... View more info

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4th/7th Royal Dragoon Guards Regimental Magazine Vol. XVIII December 1966

By: The Editor & Various Authors

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Omagh, N. Ireland, Published By the 4th/7th Royal Dragoon Guards: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 119674

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Overall a Near Fine copy in the original dark green, black printed, stiff card covers, with the Dragoons' heraldic logo embossed in silver to the front cover. Some very slight rubbing to the head/tail of the spine. Internally FINE with adverts of the period front and back on the first and last few pages, and in the text. NO inscriptions. (xiv) + 104 pp + (xv to xxiv ) . Battle Honours and Dragoon Info. Then the contents cover various Regimental news relating to the Squadrons, the Mess, Marriages, Officers, Sports, etc, etc, and other related news. At the time of listing I also have for sale va... View more info

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4th/7th Royal Dragoon Guards Regimental Magazine Vol. XIX December 1967

By: The Editor & Various Authors

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Omagh, N. Ireland, Published By the 4th/7th Royal Dragoon Guards: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 119675

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Overall a Near Fine copy in the original dark green, black printed, stiff card covers, with the Dragoons' heraldic logo embossed in silver to the front cover. A few negligible marks to the covers - near invisible, and some very slight rubbing to the head/tail of the spine. Internally FINE with adverts of the period front and back on the first and last few pages, and in the text. NO inscriptions. (vi) + 126 pp + (vii to x ) . Battle Honours and Dragoon Info. Then the contents cover various Regimental news relating to the Squadrons, the Mess, Marriages, Officers, Sports, etc, etc, and other rela... View more info

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4th/7th Royal Dragoon Guards Regimental Magazine Vol. XX December 1968

By: The Editor & Various Authors

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Omagh, N. Ireland, Published By the 4th/7th Royal Dragoon Guards: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 119676

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Overall a Near Fine copy in the original dark green, black printed, stiff card covers, with the Dragoons' heraldic logo embossed in silver to the front cover. Some very slight rubbing to the tail of the spine. Internally FINE with adverts of the period front and back on the first and last few pages, and in the text. Internally in this issue there are some sidelines/marks in red in 2 articles and red and blue asterisks against many names in the 'Visitors to the Regiment' section, o/w NO inscriptions or further marks that I can see in the book. (vi) + 112 pp + (vii to viii ) . Battle Honours and... View more info

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4th/7th Royal Dragoon Guards Regimental Magazine Vol. XXII December 1970

By: The Editor & Various Authors

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Omagh, N. Ireland, Published By the 4th/7th Royal Dragoon Guards: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 119677

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Overall a Near Fine copy in the original dark green, black printed, stiff card covers, with the Dragoons' heraldic logo embossed in silver to the front cover. Some very slight rubbing to the head/tail of the spine. Internally FINE with adverts of the period front and back on the first and last few pages, and in the text. NO inscriptions or marks. (vi) + 108 pp + (vii to viii ) . Battle Honours and Dragoon Info. Then the contents cover various Regimental news relating to the Squadrons, the Mess, Marriages, Officers, Sports, etc, etc, and other related news. At the time of listing I also have fo... View more info

Control of Composition in Steelmaking

By: The Iron and Steel Institute (Various Authors)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Eyre & Spottiswoode: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7459

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Blue boards with bright gilt titling to the spine. In the original publisher's decorated dustjacket. (Ex- Reference library usual stamps marks etc) protected in the usual clear plastic library jacket. Overall a Very Clean, Tight and Bright copy. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

A Collection of Australian Bush Verse

By: Various Authors

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Australia, Peter Antill Rose and Associates Pty Ltd: 1989

Seller ID: 000088


Laminated Pictorial Boards. Near Fine/Near Fine. First Edition. 4to Oblong. this collection of Australian Bus Verse brings to life characters through the poetry of Henry Lawson, Banjo Paterson, Adam Lindsay Gordon and others. Unique photography of Gary Lewis makes you realise life might not be so different today out beyond the Black Stump, if we cared to take the time to look. Words to old Australian verse, and background stories of explanation. Colour photos throughout. A must for lovers of traditional Australian poetry.; 000088 View more info

Bazaar Souvenir Recipe Book.

By: Various Authors

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Cheetham Hill, H Lomax & Co (printed by): 1926

Edition: Early Edition

Seller ID: 000228

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Good. Early Edition. 8vo (slim booklet). Stained, worn, creased card covers but complete. At front and rear of booklet there are adverts of the time printed. Household hints and recipes - soups, fish, sauces and salad dressings,savouries and vegetarian dishes, meat dishes, puddings, sweets, pastries, cakes, pickles and jams, etc. 40 pp. Staples rusting. Centre page detached.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info