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1 ADAMS, Percy W.L. (ed.) STAFFORDSHIRE PARISH REGISTERS SOCIETY: DEANERY OF LAPLEY AND TRYSULL - TETTENHALL PARISH REGISTER PART I
Privately Printed 1930 Hardcover Very Good 
Octavo, quarter cloth, printed paper boards, paper title label at spine, 273pp., untrimmed. Tanned at edges, minimal foxing, minimal wear. A very good, sound copy. (Entries for 1602-1744) 
Price: 15.00 EUR
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2 ADAMS, Percy W.L. (ed.) STAFFORDSHIRE PARISH REGISTERS SOCIETY: DEANERY OF TAMORTH - TAMORTH PARISH REGISTER PART I
Privately Printed 1917 Hardcover Good 
Octavo, quarter cloth, printed paper boards, paper title label at spine, vii + 240pp., unopened, untrimmed. Creasing at spine, edges tanned, tender joint between pp.16-17, not completely split, and still holding. A good copy. (Entries for 1558-1614) 
Price: 20.00 EUR
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3 ALLEN, E. (et al) THE NORTH-EAST ENGINEERS' STRIKES OF 1871: THE NINE HOURS' LEAGUE
Newcastle upon Tyne Frank Graham 1971 0902833618 / 9780902833616 First Edition Hard Cover Good 
Octavo, 196pp., tables. Edges and dustwrapper margins browned, but no significant wear. A good, sound, usable copy. 
Price: 11.50 EUR
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4 ANDERSON, Frank W. RIEL'S MANITOBA UPRISING
Aldergrove Frontier Publishing Ltd. 1977 0919214312 / 9780919214316 Soft Cover 
(Frontier Book No. 31) Octavo, pamphlet, publisher's pictorial wraps, 64pp., mono. illustrations. Strip of tanning/offsetting from newspaper clipping at title page and inside cover, facing; otherwise a very good, clean and sound copy. 
Price: 10.00 EUR
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5 ASHFORD, L.J., and HAWORTH, C.M. THE HISTORY OF THE ROYAL GRAMMAR SCHOOL HIGH WYCOMBE 1562 TO 1962
High Wycombe The Governers 1962 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good 
Octavo, 126pp., mono. illustrations. Pages lightly tanned, some edge foxing, principally top edge. Text clean, minimal wear. A sound copy in very good, publisher's plain printed, unclipped dustwrapper and removable clear protective wrap. 
Price: 15.00 EUR
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6 BAKER, C. Jane A VISION OF DARTMOOR: PAINTINGS BY F.J. WIDGERY 1861-1942
London Victor Gollancz Ltd 1988 057504294X / 9780575042940 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good 
Landscape quarto, illustrated endpapers, 128pp., mono. and full-page colour illustrations. Dustwrapper a little faded at spine, minimal wear. A clean and sound copy in removable clear protective wrap. 
Price: 20.00 EUR
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7 BARBER, Chris (ed.) HANDO'S GWENT: A CENTENARY TRIBUTE TO FRED HANDO THE ARTIST/HISTORIAN OF GWENT (vol. I)
Abergavenny Blorenge Books 2000 0951044451 / 9780951044452 Soft Cover 
Quarto, stiff pictorial wraps, 200pp., profusely illustrated in line. Extremely minor wear only. A near-fine copy. 
Price: 15.00 EUR
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8 BARLOW, Jill (ed.) A CALENDAR OF THE REGISTERS OF APPRENTICES OF THE CITY OF GLOUCESTER 1595-1700
The Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society 2001 0900197544 / 9780900197543 Hard Cover Fine 
Large octavo, xxxii + 343pp. A fine copy in like dustwrapper and removable clear protective wrap. (Gloucestershire Record Series Volume 14) 
Price: 30.00 EUR
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IGHTHAM: THE STORY OF A KENTISH VILLAGE AND ITS SURROUNDINGS, BENNETT, F.J. (with contributions)
9 BENNETT, F.J. (with contributions) IGHTHAM: THE STORY OF A KENTISH VILLAGE AND ITS SURROUNDINGS
London The Homeland Association Limited 1907 First Edition Hard Cover 
Small quarto, decorated dark blue cloth, gilt, illustrated endpapers, mono. portrait fronts., viii + 158pp. + adverts., full-page illustrations, diagrams, maps (one folding, at main body of text, one folding in rear pocket). Edges tanned, partial split at rear endpaper hinge (not at all threatening), just a little internal foxing, chiefly remarkable at endpapers, minor stain at one margin. A decent, presentable copy, cloth clean, gilt bright, the bookplate of Norman Norris, and the label of The National Trust Archaeology. 
Price: 40.00 EUR
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10 BIRD, W. Hobart THE ANCIENT MURAL PAINTINGS IN THE CHURCHES OF GLOUCESTERSHIRE
Gloucester John Bellows First Edition Hard Cover 
Slim quarto, quarter cloth, paper boards, gilt title at spine (dulled) and at front board, mono. photo. fronts., 38pp., mono. plates, line illustration. Rear board partially faded, foxing/tanning at endpapers, text and illustrations scarcely affected. One joint cracked, everything holding firm, no detachments, A good copy. Not dated [1927]. 
Price: 40.00 EUR
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11 BOOTH, P.H.W. THE FINANCIAL ADMINISTRATION OF THE LORDSHIP AND COUNTY OF CHESTER 1272-1377
Manchester The Chetham Society 1981 0719013372 / 9780719013379 Hard Cover Fair 
(Remains Historical and Literary Connected with the Palatine Counties of Lancaster and Chester, volume 28, third series) Octavo, xii + 207pp., map. Edges a little tanned, dustwrapper faded at spine, title remaining strong. Minimal wear. A sound copy in removable clear protective wrap. 
Price: 10.00 EUR
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12 BOOTH, P.H.W., and CARR, A.D. (eds.) ACCOUNT OF MASTER JOHN DE BURNHAM THE YOUNGER, CHAMBERLAIN OF CHESTER, OF THE REVENUES OF THE COUNTIES OF CHESTER AND FLINT, MICHAELMAS 1361 TO MICHAELMAS 1362
Record Society of Lancashire and Cheshire 1991 090259320X / 9780902593206 Hard Cover Very Good 
Octavo, lxxix + 247pp. Very slight wear to dustwrapper extremities. A very good copy in removable clear protective wrap. Society's volume no. 125. 
Price: 12.50 EUR
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13 BOOTH, P.H.W., and CARR, A.D. (eds.) ACCOUNT OF MASTER JOHN DE BURNHAM THE YOUNGER, CHAMBERLAIN OF CHESTER, OF THE REVENUES OF THE COUNTIES OF CHESTER AND FLINT, MICHAELMAS 1361 TO MICHAELMAS 1362
Record Society of Lancashire and Cheshire 1991 090259320X / 9780902593206 Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Octavo, lxxix + 247pp. Minimal wear to dustwrapper extremities. Near-fine copy, apparently unused. Society's volume no. 125. 
Price: 12.50 EUR
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FIVE THOUSAND ACRES OF OLD ASHTON: THE HISTORY OF THE LIMEHURST RURAL DISTRICT, BOWMAN, Winifred M.
14 BOWMAN, Winifred M. FIVE THOUSAND ACRES OF OLD ASHTON: THE HISTORY OF THE LIMEHURST RURAL DISTRICT
Guiseley M.T.D. Rigg Publications 1990 Limited Edition. Hard Cover 
Octavo, quarter leather, gilt, mono. fronts., 312pp., line illustrations, double-page map at rear. First issued 1950, this copy from a limited edition of 1000. Minor soil at front board, just a hint of bumping at corners, scarcely remarkable, otherwise fine. A little-opened copy. 
Price: 48.00 EUR
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15 BRIDGE, Maureen, and PEGG, John (eds.) THE HEART OF TOTNES: THE GUIDE TO ONE OF ENGLAND'S MOST TREASURED TOWNS &c.
Tavistock AQ & DJ Publications 1998 0904066363 / 9780904066364 Soft Cover 
Octavo, publisher's white pictorial wraps, 208pp., mono. and colour illustrations. Minimal wear, near-fine. Comes with a copy of Walks in the Totnes Countryside (Bob Mann), also near-fine. 
Price: 13.50 EUR
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16 BRIDGES, Chris, and MUNDY, Charles WORCESTER: A PICTORIAL HISTORY
Chichester Phillimore 1996 0850339901 / 9780850339901 First Edition Hard Cover 
Quarto, laminated pictorial boards, xxii, then unpaginated, profusely illustrated in mono. Extremely minor wear only. A near-fine copy. 
Price: 12.50 EUR
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17 BROWN, Mary Gifford AN ILLUMINATED CHRONICLE: SOME LIGHT ON THE DARK AGES OF SAINT MILBURGA'S LIFETIME
Bath Bath University Press 1990 0861971086 / 9780861971084 First Edition Hard Cover Fine 
Octavo, xi + 110pp., mono. illustrations. A fine copy in like dustwrapper and removable clear protective wrap. 
Price: 10.00 EUR
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18 BRYNMOR-JONES, D., WILLIAMS, W. Llewelyn, BRYANT, D., PHILLIPS, J. Leoline, and PROSSER, Howell HISTORICAL SKETCHES OF GLAMORGAN: A SERIES OF PAPERS READ BEFORE THE GLAMORGAN SOCIETY, LONDON
London: Western Mail 1912 Hardcover 
Two volumes in one, small octavo, brown cloth, gilt, xx + 63pp. and 136pp. Volume 1 is second edition. Slight wear at corners. Stamps of Ystalyfera County School at endpapers and p.23., remains of accession label at spine. Good, clean, sound. 
Price: 22.00 EUR
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19 BURN, John Southerden REGISTRUM ECCLESIAE PAROCHIALIS - THE HISTORY OF PARISH REGISTERS IN ENGLAND
Wakefield EP Publishing Limited 1976 0715812025 / 9780715812020 Second Edition, Reprinted Hard Cover Good 
Octavo, vii + 296pp. Minor soiling at binding, edges a little tanned, unclipped dustwrapper with crease around centre. Still a reasonably presentable, good, sound copy. 
Price: 20.00 EUR
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20 BYFORD-JONES, W. SHROPSHIRE HAUNTS OF MARY WEBB
Shrewsbury Wilding & Son Ltd. Hard Cover A. Arrowsmith 
Quarto, red quarter cloth, pattermed paper boards with printed title label at front, map endpapers, 104pp., full-page line illustrations. Very slight markings at binding, some internal foxing, chiefly confined to prelims., thereafter sporadic and not at all extensive. Two gift inscriptions preceding half-title. A good, sound copy. Not dated, author foreword 1937. 
Price: 12.00 EUR
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