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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

The Adventures of Johnny Walker Tramp

By: Davies, W. H.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112139

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Blue Boards fair only, complete but titling all but disappeared to the spine, and a former owner has decided to 'improve' this book by colouring in the faded edges of boards. Corners and head/tail of spine lightly 'bumped'. Rear edge of the spine splitting, but holding fast. There is a circular stain on the back board and the publishers blind stamped logo. Extremeties rubbed. Internally generally very clean, but a few blind stamps on few pages including title page, (Brad... View more info

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Dewisland Limekilns (SIGNED Copy)

By: Davies; Peter B. S.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: St David's, Merrivale: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 113538

ISBN: 0951520709

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR in pen to the top of the front endpaper. Pictorial laminated card covers. No dustjacket as issued. Otherwise No other Inscriptions or Marks. 40 pp. Illustrated with b/w photographs, maps and plans. Bibliography. Overall, this is an Excellent, Clean, Tight and Bright, Near 'As New' copy. " This book traces the story of the limeburning industry in North-West Pembrokeshire from Norman times until the early years of the twentieth century, and deals w... View more info

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Breaking Chains Making Links. Responses to the Life of Paul Robeson

By: Dobbs Darren; Phil Cope (editors / Designers) The Paul Robeson Wales Trust

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Cardiff, Wales, UK, The Paul Robeson Wales Trust: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 114077

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


In the original publisher's glossy pictorial card covers. No dustjacket as issued. Apart from some tiny rubs to the very tips of the bottom corners this is an 'As New' copy. Looks Unread. No Inscriptions or Marks. 160 pp. Illustrated throughout in colour. "In 1949 Paul Robeson’s passport was illegally cancelled and he was barred from travelling in the Americas on the basis that he was considered a threat to United States security by means of supporting African anti... View more info

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This Small Corner . A History of Pencader and District

By: Dube, Steve

Price: £11.00

Publisher: Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire County Council: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 113504

ISBN: 0906821525

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


Pink decorated card covers. No dustjacket as issued. There are a few very minor (storage) scratches to the covers but these can only be seen if held up to the light, and the top and bottom of the spine and spine edges have some VERY minor rubbing. Otherwise NO Inscriptions or other Marks. Looks Unused/Unread. Internally As NEW. 266 pp. Illustrated with b/w photographs and maps. Three Appendices; Illustrations; Bibliography; Index. Overall, apart from the very minor 'faul... View more info

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History of the 53rd Welsh Division 1914-1918,

By: Dudley Ward Major C. H. (D. S. O. , M. C. - Late Welsh Guards)

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Cardiff, Western Mail Ltd: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 113318

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Red boards with blind stamped decoration and a gilt dragon on the front board, and gilt titling/lettering and a gilt fleur-de-lys to the spine. A couple of small ink spots to the spine and the spine has faded over time, turning the base colour to nearerpinky brown than red, but all the titling, etc, is still clear. A little light wear/rubbing to the boards. Page fore-edges lightly browning/foxed. Internally Excellent, with coloured patterned endpapers. NO Inscriptions or... View more info

WELSH BUSINESS REGISTER: SUMMER 2000 VOL 30

By: DUN AND BRADSTREET

Price: £11.08

Publisher: EADP S/B:

Seller ID: 7999


GOOD EXLIBRIS USUAL STAMPS MARKS & ATTACHMENTS CREASE TO LOWER FRONT COVER BOXDL; 7999 View more info

Haverfordwest in Old Photographs . Hwlffordd Mewn Hen Luniau.

By: Dyfed Cultural Services Dept.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Dyfed, Dyfed Cultural Services Dept. / Sutton Publishing Ltd: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 113268

ISBN: 0862998042

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


In the original publisher's glossy pictorial card covers. No dustjacket as issued. Light rubbing to the tips of the corners, edges, and the head and tail of the spine, and a little discolouration to the very top and bottom of the page fore-edges (shelfwear) . So not fine but VG + and internally Fine with NO Inscriptions or Marks. 160 pp. Illustrated throughout in b/w with lovely old archive photos, etc, of Haverfordwest and surroundings, with captions to each image in En... View more info

Augustus John

By: Earp, T. W.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London And Edinburgh, T Nelson & Sons Ltd and T. C. & E. C. Jack: (1930s)

Edition: Presumed First UK Edition

Seller ID: 113381

Condition: Very Good+ in Good dust jacket


In the Publisher's original green cloth covers, black titling/lettering on front board & spine, black wavy bordering around edges of the front cover. In the original publisher's pictorial dustjacket = White based colour pictorial dustjacket, with dark green lettering, with a green " 2/6 net " and a colour illustration of Augustus John's 'lady cello player Suggia' on the front cover. Not clipped, but a little dusty/grubby (as usual with a white based d/j) and with... View more info

The Pennard Manor Court Book 1673-1701. No 15 in the Series - Publications of the South Wales Record Society

By: Edmunds, Michael J. (Transcribed by) & Joanna Martin (Introduction)

Price: £31.00

Publisher: Cardiff, South Wales Record Society: 2000

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 113106

ISBN: 0952596156

Condition: As New in Fine dust jacket


Bound in original maroon cloth boards, with Bright Gilt titling to the spine. In the original publisher's glossy pictorial dustjacket. The dustjacket is not price clipped. 'As new' condition in a Fine dustwrapper (just the very slightest of edge creasing due to storage - negligible). No Inscriptions or Marks. Map endpapers. (xxxvi) + 109 pp. Illustrated with a b/w frontispiece and one line drawn map. Glossary; Index of Place-names; Index of Personal-names. The complete r... View more info

Bro'r Eisteddfod 4. Llanbedr Pont Steffan

By: Edwards, Hywel Teifi

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Llandybie, Christoper Davies Ltd: 1984

Seller ID: 002588

ISBN: 071540640x

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


welsh text. 149 pp. Illustrated in black and white. NO INSCRIPTIONS OR MARKS. CLEAN BRIGHT AND TIGHT.; 002588; 8vo View more info

Yr Eisteddfod . Cyfrol Ddathlu Wythganmlwyddiant Yr Eisteddfod, 1176-1976

By: Edwards, Hywel Teifi

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Llandysul, Lys Eisteddfod Genedlaethol: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112222

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Welsh Language Book. Text in Welsh. Tan-Brown boards with bright gilt titling to the spine and front cover. No dustjacket. There is some slight light fading to the edges of the spine and the former owner has written their name to the front free-endpaper, otherwise there are NO inscriptions or other marks. 85 pp. Illustrated with b/w plates. Bibliograhy; Articles. Overall, this is an Excellent, Very Clean, Tight and Bright, Near 'Fine' copy. "A well illustrated look a... View more info

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Edward I's Castle-Building in Wales. The Sir John Rhys Memorial Lecture British Academy 1944

By: Edwards, J. Goronwy

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Geoffrey Cumberlege. Oxford Umniversity Press.: 1944

Edition: First Edition Thus; First Printing

Seller ID: 114100

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Proceedings of the British Academy, Volume XXXII. London. First English Edition. Originally read on 22 November 1944. Stiff grey card covers with yapp (overlapping) edges. Some sunning and chipping to the cover edges, but overall VG - Internally No marks or Inscriptions. 82pp. Includes Tables, etc. Many pages UNCUT. "A serious study of the Warfare between the Welsh and the Normans and the massive castle work done by Edward I. A look at their construction and location... View more info

Cerddi Cwrs y Byd

By: Ellis Wynne

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Llandybie, Cyhoeddiadau Barddas: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 111624

ISBN: 1900437406

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


Welsh Language Book. WELSH TEXT. Blue decorated card covers. No dustjacket, presumed as issued. There are NO Inscriptions or Marks. 167 pp. Overall, this is an Excellent, Very Clean, Tight and Bright, 'As New' copy. "A tongue-in-cheek volume satirizing Welsh poetry through the ages, comprising over one hundred parodies, imitation poems and original poems satirizing the works of popular poets. Cyfrol ogleisiol yn taflu golwg ysgafn ar farddoniaeth Gymraeg drwy'r oesau... View more info

Lampeter (SIGNED, Limited Edition)

By: Evans George Eyre

Price: £175.00

Publisher: Aberystwyth, (Printed for the Author) by William Jones,:

Edition: 1st and Limited Edition of 110 copies only; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 113111

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


SIGNED LIMITED EDITION. Stated 'Subscriber's copy' No. 166 (of a Limited Edition) with the Signature in ink of the Author under the Limitation note. The Subscribers list at the front of the book lists around 203 subscribers only, but the actual limitation isn't noted. Bound in original light blue paper covered boards with black printed motif on front cover, with a 'new' (done before it got to me) - but near identical to the original - cloth spine and with the Original (r... View more info

The Carmarthen Journal . Weekly Advertiser for the Principality . Friday August 26th, 1836, Being Vol. XXVI. No 1,385.

By: Evans William (Proprietor)

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Carmarthen, South West Wales, UK, William Evans - At His Office, Guildhall Square,: 1836

Edition: Unknown

Seller ID: 110964

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


An ORIGINAL Local Newspaper. A 4 page Elephant Folio sized Broadsheet newspaper dated Friday August 26th, 1836, being Vol. XXVI. No 1,385. It was printed and published by "The Proprietor William Evans at his General Printing Office in Guildhall Square". Price 7d (7pence nowadays) - However there is a small red 'heraldic' stamp to the top right hand corner which looks like a 'Revenue' stamp, but reading around it, it states "Four Pence" and on the opposite... View more info

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The History of the South Pembrokeshire Calvanistic Methodist Churches

By: Evans William and Oscar S. Symonds

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Wrexham, Hughes & Son,: 1913

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 114561

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Burgundy cloth covered boards, with clear gilt titling to the front cover. The covers have some spots/marks and bottom of the spine lacks about 3/10ths of an inch. The corners are bumped and the tips scraped, but overall sound. The page fore-edges browned with age and the front inner hinge looks re-glued. Internally complete, tight and clear, BUT is quite grubby in many places. On a few pages there are some light brown spots which I have cleaned up, but they were from ol... View more info

Glamorgan. Its History and Topography

By: Evans, C. J. O.

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Cardiff, William Lewis Ltd: 1938

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 112749

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Glazed green cloth bound boards with black titling to the spine and front cover. No dustjacket. There is light rubbing to the edges of the spine and light tanning to the page fore-edges. There is a gift note addressed to the former owner to the rear of the front free-endpaper, otherwise there are NO other inscriptions or marks. (xv) + 458 pp. Illustrated with colour maps and b/w plates. Index. Overall, apart from the 'minor' faults, as detailed above, this is a Clean, Ti... View more info

A History of Wales 1906-2000

By: Evans, D. Gareth

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Cardiff, University of Wales Press: 2000

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 109762

ISBN: 0708315941

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


In the original publisher's glossy pictorial card covers. A little very light shelfwear/creasing to the covers. No dustjacket as issued. This is an Ex-Library copy BUT although it lacks a front free (blank) endpaper, there is only one stamp on the dedication page, one at the end of the book and traces of something small erased on the reverse of the front cover o/w NO other Inscriptions or Marks. (xii) + 2 Maps + 303 pp. Overall A Very Clean, Tight and Bright 'Very Good' ... View more info