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The Wine Bird (SIGNED Copy)

By: Barnie, John

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Llandyssul, Cardigan, South Wales UK, Gomer Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 113426

ISBN: 1859025528

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


SIGNED presentation copy - Signed by the Author on the Title page. Correct title is 'THE WINE BIRD' and NOT 'The Winebird' - as Amazon have it listed! Together with a loose postcard, hand-written and also Signed by the Author. In the original publisher's glossy pictorial card covers. No dustjacket as issued. 56 pps. " A collection of 19 short fiction works presenting portraits of various lonely characters, their hopes and fears, and their individuality while facing l... View more info

Changing Times Welsh Women Writing on the 1950s and 1960s

By: Beddoe, Deirdre

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Dinas Powys, Wales, UK, Honno: 2003

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 109901

ISBN: 1870206533

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


In the original publisher's glossy pictorial card covers. No dustjacket as issued. No Inscriptions or Marks. 284 pp. Illustrated in b/w. An Excellent Very Clean, Tight and Bright Near 'As New' copy. "Documenting the experiences of women in the 1950s and 1960s by presenting their own autobiographical accounts, Changing Times features sections on a range of issues from childhood and chapel to unmarried mothers and the swinging sixties. The detailed introduction sets th... View more info

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About Aberpergwm . The Home of the Williams Family in the Vale of Neath, Glamorgan

By: Belcham, Elizabeth F.

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Aberpergwm, Glynneath, West Glamorgan, Heritage Ventures: 1992

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 114027

ISBN: 0952049104

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


In green cloth-covered boards with bright Gilt titling to the spine. The pictorial dustjacket is about 3mm taller than the book, and is consequently lightly wrinkled around top edge and is a little'dusty' on the inside edges. The the base colour of the edges/spine - cream - are lightly faded to a slightly lighter cream, and there are a few smudges/scratches which are only seen if held up to the light, all hardly noticable, and all titling and illustration are clear and b... View more info

Dafydd Ap Gwilym Fifty Poems

By: Bell H. Idris and David Bell (Translators & Editors)

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, The Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion: 1942

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 108487

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


'Buff' (beige-ish) boards with black titling to the spine. NO Dustjacket. In the series 'Y Cymmrodor' Volume XLVIII. The spine is lightly sunned and there is some foxing in the book and quite a few foxing spots to the page-edges, but otherwise the copy is in very good condition. There are a few neat pencil notes on the front pastedown and some light pencil underlining to the Introductory Essays, easily removable. A small neat former owner's name and date to the bottom of... View more info

Dafydd Ap Gwilym. Fifty Poems.

By: Bell H. Idris and David Bell (Translators & Editors)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, The Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion: 1943

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 108747

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


In the Series 'Y Cymmrodor' - Volume XLVIII. 'Buff' (beige-ish) boards with black titling to the spine. In the Scarce Original publisher's lettered dustjacket. A few creases, chips and a couple of closed tears to the slightly marked d/j, which is overall VG+. The head/tail of the spine is lightly bumped and there are quite a few foxing spots to the page-edges, but otherwise the copy is in Excellent condition. There is a neat former owner's name and date to the ffep. (xx)... View more info

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David Bellamy's Pembrokeshire (SIGNED Copy)

By: Bellamy, David

Price: £49.00

Publisher: Tiverton, Devon, Uk., Halsgrove,: 2004

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 114795

ISBN: 1841143537

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


In black cloth-bound boards with bright gilt titling to the spine. This 2004 Hardcover FIRST Edition, FIRST Printing is Near Fine in a VG Plus dust-jacket (the d/j neatly price-clipped to the front corner flap). The d/j has some minor edge creasing but is now in a new protective clear - removable - bookfilm plastic cover and looks FINE. Very clean white page fore-edges. Flat SIGNED by the Author-Illustrator with just his name in black ink on the illustrated title page. N... View more info

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Cardiganshire. The Concise History (Volume 4 - The Histories of Wales)

By: Benbough-Jackson, Mike

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Cardiff, University of Wales Press: 2007

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 114624

ISBN: 0708321119

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


In the original publisher's glossy pictorial card covers. No Dustjacket as issued. AS NEW. NO Inscriptions or Marks. (xi) + (1) + 166 pp. Notes ; Select Bibliography ; Index. Looks UNREAD/UNUSED - smooth spine. An Excellent Very Clean, Tight and Bright, NEW unmarked copy. " This volume charts the past of the historic county of Cardiganshire from the last ice age to the end of the twentieth century when it was officially renamed Ceredigion. Many facets of this county'... View more info

I Sang in My Chains . Essays and Poems in Tribute to Dylan Thomas

By: Bennett, Gilbert; Eryl Jenkins & Eurwen Price (edited by)

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Probably Swansea?, Dylan Thomas Society of Great Britain: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 111778

ISBN: 0954583906

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


In the original publisher's glossy decorated card covers. No dustjacket as issued. Some light 'smudging' to the covers from sitting on a shelf and being handled but only seen if held up to the light - negligible - o/w Near 'As New'. NO Inscriptions or Marks. (viii) + 135 pp. Authors and the Essays/Articles/Poems include: - 'Memoirs' - Aeronwy Thomas; 'Portrait of a Friend' - Gwen Watkins; 'A Sweet Union' ? : 'Dylan Thomas and Post-War American Poetry' - M. Wynn Thomas & ... View more info

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Howell Harris and the Dawn of Revival

By: Bennett, Richard

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Bridgend, Mid-Glamorgan, Evangelical Press of Wales, Bryntirion: 1987

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 114739

ISBN: 185049035X

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


New Edition 1987 with a Revised Bibliography, and an added Index. FINE Unused copy in the original publisher's glossy pictorial card covers. Smooth, uncreased spine. NO Inscriptions or Marks. Looks unread. Introduction By D. M. Lloyd-Jones. 210 pp + 2 pp Adverts. An Excellent 'As New' copy. See Images. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall View more info

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STACKPOLE and the BENNIONS. Being the Autobiography of John E. Bennion. Edited by Roscoe Howells. (Signed by 'Young John', John E. Bennion's Son)

By: Bennion, John E. ; Roscoe Howells (editor)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Llandysul, Gomerian Press: 1964

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 114655

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Bound in grey cloth boards, titled in black, with some stains to the rear cover. In a slightly discoloured, scratched, rubbed and chipped dust jacket. The dust jacket is now in a new protective clear - removable - bookfilm plastic cover and looks much better. Internally some tan coloured offsetting to the endpapers. SIGNED on the front free endpaper by 'John Bennion' who was the son of the author. This copy came from library of the late Editor, Roscoe Howells. 159 pp. Il... View more info

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Towards the Political Confederation of Celtia (SIGNED Copy + Letter)

By: Bere Clifford Ifan

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Wales, Gwasg Yr Ynys Newydd /Y Lolfa: 1971

Edition: Presumed First UK Edition

Seller ID: 113872

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


SIGNED by the Author, with a greeting in Welsh and the date 17/4/91 to the top of the title pages. FINE copy in brown card covers with titling and Celtic decoration in black to the front cover. Staple bound. 16 pages. This copy also includes a (personal) typed letter hand-signed by the Author. The Publisher is noted as Gwasg Yr Ynys Newydd (New Island Press) but on the back cover is the blocked Publication 'logo' of YLolfa - perhaps they are the same. As New a near MINT ... View more info

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Who are the Welsh? and Other Essays

By: Bevan John, Rhys

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Cardiff, Western Mail Limited: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 113410

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


A Thick Grey card covered booklet, clean but with discoloured edges, and centrally stapled. 8 1/2" tall. Staples rusted. 45 pages. Foxing (light brown spotting) and light dust to page edges, and light foxing to some of the pages/inner gutters, but Overall a generally clean and tight copy. No Inscriptions or other Marks. Apart from the Title essay 'Who are the Welsh? ', other Essays in the book are Welsh related : - The Romance of the Romance (Welsh Literature) ; Taff... View more info

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Howell Harris's Visits to Pembrokeshire

By: Beynon, Rev Tom (Transcribed and edited by)

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Aberystwyth, The Cambrian News Press: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 113819

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


This copy comes from the family/relatives of the Rev Tom Beynon. Black cloth-covered boards with bright gilt titling to the spine. Gilt titling to front board and to spine (slightly rubbed on the spine but still bright - see images). NO Dustjacket. Boards very lightly rubbed, a few very light marks, head/tail of spine, and corners slightly 'bumped' from storage - all pretty negligible and overall the covers are Very Good. Now in a new protective clear - removable - bookf... View more info

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Lewis Morris and the Cardiganshire Mines

By: BICK, David and Philip Wyn Davies

Price: £11.50

Publisher: Aberystwyth, The National Library of Wales: 1994

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 114959

ISBN: 090715865X

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


Bought NEW and never read. FINE clean grey boards with bright gilt titling to spine. In the original publisher's FINE pictorial dust-jacket. The dust-jacket is Not clipped. Illustrated endpapers. NO INSCRIPTIONS or Marks. Black and white portrait frontispiece of Lewis Morris. (x) + 89pp. Many b/w illustrations, maps, charts, etc, throughout, and a Large fold-out colour-tinted 'Plan of the Mannor of Perverth' at the end of the book. " Born in Anglesey in 1701, Lewis M... View more info

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The Life of Henry Prince of Wales, Eldest Son of King James 1. Compiled Chiefly from His Own Papers, and Other Manuscripts, Never before Published.

By: Birch Thomas

Price: £120.00

Publisher: Dublin, Ireland, G. Faulkner, in Essex Street,: 1760

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 113027

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


This Dublin first edition is same year as the London first edition. Contemporary full calf - sound but with some damage to the leather. There is a 1" split/loss to the front top inner hinge, the rear bottom hinge is splitting (0.75") and the leather generally is scratched/marked/rubbed with some patches surface rubbed or completely missing the leather. The spine has 7 gilt bands (not raised) and a (chipped) burgundy leather Title label lettered in gilt. Overall t... View more info

Iorwerth A'R Deinosor . Welsh Edition of ' Gumdrop and the Dinosaur'

By: Biro, Val

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Cardiff, Gwasg y Dref Wen: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 111729

ISBN: 0946962421

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


Welsh Language Book. Laminated pictorial boards with black titling to the spine and front cover. No dustjacket, presumed as issued. There are No Inscriptions or Marks. Unpaginated. Illustrated with delighful colour line drawings by Val Biro. Overall, this is an Excellent Very Clean, Tight and Bright Near 'As New' copy. "Mr Oldcastle inadvertently turns Gumdrop into a time machine which takes them all into a prehistoric landscape - complete with dinosaurs. Formal intr... View more info

Wales in Cameracolour

By: Bloemendal, F. A. H.; Hollingsworth, Alan

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Ian Allan: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 107658

ISBN: 0711008027

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


NOT PRICE CLIPPED, split to dustwrap approx 3cm. Clean beige coloured boards with bright gilt titling to spine. NO INSCRIPTIONS. Hinges sound. 111pp. Profusely illustrated with full page colour photographs of the Welsh countryside with accompanying text. Glossary of Welsh Place Name terms.; 107658; 4to View more info

S'nellie's Welsh Fairy Tales

By: Boniface, Eleanor;

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Newtown, Welsh Outlook Press: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 108349

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Blue cloth covered boards with illus of Welsh woman fishing/black titling to front cover, black titling to spine. No Dustjacket. Some 'speckling'/mottling/Stains to front/rear covers and the spine, corners and head/tail of spine bumped. Foxing to endpapers. Inner hinges split. Previous owners name/dedication written to front endpaper, and some biro prices and school name on the half title. A later owners' owners name/dedication written to the top and bottom blank areas o... View more info

Wild Wales. An Account of the People, Language and Scenery With an Introduction by Bryan Rhys

By: Borrow, George

Price: £5.50

Publisher: London And Glasgow, Collins: 1939

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 112721

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


NO Date but a short neat Xmas note dated 1939 on the reverse of the ffep. Very Clean Green textured leatherette (? ) with very bright gilt titling/logo to the spine. A very nice crisp copy almost Near Fine. The page fore-edges have some very light foxing spots. Top edge pale green (? Blue? ) a little faded and with a couple of spots, Internally unmarked double page pictorial endpapers in sepia photogravure. 602 pp, 12 illustrations in sepia gravure from Camera Studies by... View more info

Y Gwareiddiad Celtaidd

By: Bowen, Gol. Geraint

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Llandysul, Gomer: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 107655

ISBN: 0863833527

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


NOT PRICE CLIPPED, apart from sticker to front of dustwrap which I will remove and few light marks to rear of dustwrap, wrap is very good. Clean black boards with bright gilt titling to spine. Previous owners name written to front endpaper. Hinges sound. 228pp. Index. Black/white illustrations and maps. Excellent copy, CLEAN TIGHT AND BRIGHT.; 107655; 8vo View more info