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Historical and Pictorial Glimpses of Llandaff Cathedral. The Cathedral of SS Peter, Paul, Dubricius, Teileiaw and Oudoceus

By: Compton Davies, Rev W. R.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Edwin Dobbin:

Seller ID: 106427

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Covers clean, bright gilt titling to front cover, corners and head/tail of spine rubbed, front endpaper missing, 86pp, numerous black/white illustrations/photographs, overall internally CLEAN TIGHT AND BRIGHT.; 106427; 8vo View more info

The Corris Railway .

By: Cozens, Lewis

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Surrey, The Corris Railway Society: 1980

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 111591

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


This is a Facsimile reprint of the original 1949 Edition. Lettered paper/light card covers. No dustjacket, presumed as issued. There is a light crease mark running through the pages and the paper is uniformly cream. There are NO Inscriptions or other Marks. 40 pp. Illustrated with b/w maps, photographs and diagrams. Two appendices. Overall, this is a Very Clean, Tight and Bright Near 'Very Good ' copy. "This is the story of the railway which formely ran from Quay War... View more info

Wreath on the Crown. The Story of Sarah Jacob the Welsh Fasting Girl.

By: CULE JOHN

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Llandysul, Wales UK, Gomerian Press: 1967

Edition: First Paperback Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 113188

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


In the Bright and attractive purple/orange-red/white card covers which are near fine. Original Price-label on the rear cover. NO Inscriptions or Marks. 143pp with b/w plan. A medical mystery (or medical trickery? ) of 19th century Wales, with a new suggested scientific explanation. An Excellent copy VERY Clean, Bright & Tight Near FINE copy - looks Unused/Unread. GIFT Quality. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Tthe Wizard Safety Lamp - 4 Page (Single 4to Sheet) Advertising Leaflet. D. D. Evans. OAKFORD. Nr Aberayron.

By: D. D. Evans, Ironmonger, Oakford, Near Aberayron.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Oakford, Near Aberayron, S. W. Wales, D D Evans, Ironmonger,: 1900

Edition: Unknown

Seller ID: 002327

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


"The Wizard Safety Lamp Gives a Brilliant White Light of 30 Candle Power, and the Oil Container is Made of Strong Polished Brass. Very Small Consumption of Oil. Perfect Safety. Nothing to Get Out of Order; Simple Wick Arrangement.....Patent Extinguisher. All prices include wicks and chimneys." . 4pp made from a two-sided 4to single sheet. This is a PRICED Advertising Leaflet/catalogue with black and white illustrations/prices of various lamps - Freestanding (Tabl... View more info

Twelve Modern Anglo-Welsh Poets

By: Dale-Jones, Don; Randall Jenkins

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, University of London Press Ltd: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition Paperback

Seller ID: 111592

ISBN: 0340195185

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Lettered paper/card covers. No dustjacket, presumed as issued. There is some light shelf-wear to the spine and the paper is uniformly cream, otherwise there are NO Inscriptions or other Marks. 204 pp. Notes; Bibliography; Index of First lines. Overall, this is an Excellent Very Clean, Tight and Bright Near 'Fine' copy. "This work is intended to serve as an introduction to Anglo-Welsh poetry. Poets Include Idris Davies, Vernon Watkins, R. S. Thomas, Dylan Thomas, Alun... View more info

The Mythology and Rites of the British Druids, Ascertained by National Documents; and Compared with Tyhe General Traditions and Customs of Heathenism, As Illustrated by the Most Eminent Antiquaries of Our Age. with an Appendix.... Containing Ancient Poems and Extracts, with Some Remarks on Ancient British Coins.

By: Davies Edward

Price: £155.00

Publisher: London, J. Booth,: 1809

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 113249

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


A very good copy. Rebound in a tan-brown buckram with a black Leather label and Bright gilt titling, and the date to the foot of the spine. Binding Fine - extremely clean, tight and secure. Near as new with the Binders stamp at the foot of the front pastedown (Delrue). New plain endpapers, otherwise all internally is Original. The text block is generally very good, just an occasional few pages with some light edge staining/marks, some spotting/foxing, some light browning... View more info

Christine Kinsey Another Life, Bywyd Arall, Paintings and Drawings, Peintiadau a Darluniau.

By: Davies Ivor

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Wales UK, Arts Council of Wales: 1994

Edition: Presumed First Edition Thus?

Seller ID: 108226

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


In the original publisher's pictorial card covers. No Date actually given but circa 1994/1995. This is an illustrated booklet issued to accompany a Touring Exhibition of the artists work. Illustrated in Full Colour with some b/w illus in the text. Bi-lingual text in English and Welsh. 20pp. An Appreciation, Biography and full page colour plates of her works. Foreward by Alan Osborne. The Text by Ivor Davies. Some very sl. Marks to the covers but else Near 'As New'. NO In... View more info

The Welsh Pattern

By: Davies Pennar; Selwyn Roberts Et Al,

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Pontypridd, Llanmadoc Religion and Life Fellowship: (1945)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 111192

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Ex-library Copy. Cream paper card covers. No dustjacket, presumed as issued. The covers are smudged and the paper is uniformly cream. There is an ex-libary sticker to the inside of the front cover and a library stamp to the title page. There are NO Inscriptions or other Marks. 48 pp. Appendix: The Welsh Religion and Life Fellowship. Contents include ' The Social Tradition of Christian Wales'; ' The Devastation of Recent Years'; ' Consequent Eclipse of Christian Leadershi... View more info

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Dewisland Limekilns

By: Davies Peter B. S.

Price: £3.50

Publisher: St David's, Merrivale: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 113539

ISBN: 0951520709

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Pictorial laminated card covers. The edges of the covers are slightly discoloured and there are 2 marks to the front cover. No dustjacket as issued. Otherwise NO Inscriptions or other Marks. Internally Fine. 40 pp. Illustrated with b/w photographs, maps and plans. Bibliography. Overall, apart from the minor blemishes to the covers, this is an Excellent, Clean, Tight and Bright, VG copy. " This book traces the story of the limeburning industry in North-West Pembrokesh... View more info

A Poet's Pilgrimage

By: Davies W. H.

Price: £22.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1927

Edition: 1st Thus (Travellers' Library Edition); First Printing

Seller ID: 111989

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket


Blue boards with Very Bright Gilt titling to the spine. Head/Tail of spine very slightly bumped. In the original publisher's decorated dustjacket. The dustjacket is NOT price clipped, - '3/6d net' still present - although, as usual with Cape, all 4 corners are clipped as issued. The yellow of the dustjacket is fading/discolouring, but all black decoration/titling is clear and bright, but the d/j covers, and particularly the spine of the d/j, are a little faded/discoloure... View more info

Old Carmarthen. Yr Hen Gaerfyrddin

By: Davies, Alan H. (Welsh Translation By Geraint Jones )

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Dyfed, Gomer Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 110004

ISBN: 0863831710

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


VG clean laminated pictorial boards.. No dustjacket, as issued. (4) + 96 pp. A Former owners' gift note/date on the front free blank endpaper and the title page is a little creased o/w No other Inscriptions or Marks. Profusely illustrated with black/white photographs. The photographs in the book are mainly from the author's collection of old picture postcards - reminding us of the past and the changing face of Carmarthen. Bi-lingual text in English and in Welsh. Very CLE... View more info

Pennar Davies . Cyfrol Deyrnged

By: Davies, Dewi Eirug

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Abertawe, Ty John Penry: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112263

ISBN: 0903701456

Condition: Near Fine in Fine dust jacket


Welsh Language Book. Red boards with bright gilt titling to the spine. In the original publisher's pictorial dustjacket which is not price-clipped. The former owner has written their name to the top of the front free-endpaper and there are very light scratch marks to the dustjacket covers. There are NO other inscriptions or marks. 151 pp. Bibliography. Overall, this is a Very Clean, Tight and Bright, Near 'Fine' copy. "This welsh-language text is the seminal Biograph... View more info

Daniel . A Biography of Daniel Hopkin (SIGNED Copy)

By: Davies, Eric

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Carmarthen, Eric Davies: 1995

Edition: First Edition; First Impression

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 112583

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


SIGNED Copy. Laminated pictorial card covers with black titling to the front cover. No dustjacket, as issued. Signed By the Author on the inside of the front cover, otherwise There are NO other inscriptions or marks. 100 pp. Illustrated with b/w plates. Chronology. Overall, this is an Excellent, Very Clean, Tight and Bright, 'As New' copy. "Daniel Hopkin will always be remembered as the first Labour Member of Parliament for Carmarthen. The whole Labour movement will ... View more info

Lewis Tymbl . o'r Mynydd-Bach i'r Mynydd Mawr

By: Davies, Ieuan

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Abertawe (Swansea), Ty John Penry: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 110515

ISBN: 1871799007

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


Laminated pictorial card covers with white and blue titling to the spine. No dustjacket as issued. No Inscriptions or Marks. 156pp. The text is written in Welsh. This is an Excellent, Very Clean, Tight and Bright Near 'As New' copy. " LEWIS , DAVID JOHN (‘ Lewis Tymbl ’; 1879 - 1947 ) , Congregational Minister, popular preacher and lecturer ; born. At Mynydd-bach , a smallholding in the village of Hermon , in the parish of Llanfyrnach, Pembs. , 28 Dec. 1879. He w... View more info

Hanes Eglwys Annibynnol Penybont (Gorllewin Myrddin) . 1856-1956, Adeg y Jiwbili 1956

By: Davies, Jacob (Alaw Cowyn)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Swansea, Wasg John Perry: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 111244

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Welsh language book. Light Brown textured card covers with black titling to the front cover. No dustjacket, presumed as issued. The covers and the first few pages have slight crease lines, otherwise there are NO Inscriptions or other Marks. 61 pp. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Overall, this is a Clean, Tight and Secure Near 'Very Good' copy. "Useful for the historian and those wishing to understand the history of the Welsh (Independant) Church/es." . WELSH TE... View more info

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Welsh Life in the Eighteenth Century

By: Davies, Leonard Twiston, Sir and Averyl Edwards

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London, Country Life Ltd.: 1939

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 113434

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Very Good crimson red cloth boards with bright gilt titling to the spine, and white titling to the front cover. NO dustjacket. Head/Tail of the spine a little bumped. Page fore-edges slightly 'dusty'/browning with a few brown spots on the lower edges. An old gift note in ink on the front free blank endpaper. (xii) + 243 pp, b/w frontispiece and 29 other b/w plates. Foreword + Chapters on Agriculture and Country Life, Literature, Industry, Religion Education and Politics,... View more info

Reminiscences of My Country and People

By: Davies, Rev David

Price: £14.50

Publisher: Cardiff, William Lewis (printers) Ltd: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002338

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Blue cloth, bright gilt titling/decoration to front board and to spine. Apart from 2 small pin holes at the inner edge of upper edge of board and some neat colouring of a little of the board edges this is very good+. Neat former owners inscription on e/p. Black and white frontispiece. 299 pp. Some pencil lines/annotations in margins of text. Slight foxing to fore edges. VERY CLEAN, TIGHT BRIGHT COPY. ; 002338; 8vo View more info

Deeds Not Words: History of the Swansea General and Eye Hospital, 1817-1948

By: Davies, T.Glyn

Price: £16.50

Publisher: Cardiff, United Kingdom, UNIVERSITY OF WALES PRESS: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 108116

ISBN: 0708310109

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


The yellow/grey dustjacket has picture of the old Hospital on the front. In Clean grey 'leatherette' boards with bright gilt titling to spine. A former owners name and date written on the top of the front pastedown. All Hinges sound. xiv + (2) + 259pp. Index. Black/white illustrations. The dustjacket is not CLIPPED. An EXCELLENT COPY, CLEAN TIGHT AND BRIGHT. "The full story of the development of the first voluntary infirmary in Wales until it was incorporated in... View more info

One Winter of the Holy Spirit

By: Davies, Tom

Price: £7.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Macdonald: 1985

Edition: First (UK)

Seller ID: 107736

ISBN: 0356106217

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


"...an exceptionally powerful tale. Told with haunting lyrical beauty this is a story of Wales and of two people in love but tragically at odds..." NOT PRICE CLIPPED, front flap dusty. Clean green boards with bright gilt titling to spine. Hinges sound. NO INSCRIPTIONS. Uniformly browning text block. 363pp. CLEAN TIGHT AND BRIGHT; 107736; 8vo View more info

THE BIRTH OF SONG: POEMS 1935-36

By: Davies, W. H.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, JONATHAN CAPE: 1936

Edition: 1st Edition ( UK )

Seller ID: 9147

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


Patterned cloth covered boards, and plain blue cloth spine. Dustjacket torn and chipped, rubbed and quite grubby but 98% complete, now protected in a clear plastic cover. Overall a Very Clean, Bright and Tight copy. All hinges sound. Former owner's name at the foot of the front free endpaper.; 9147; 8vo View more info