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Image for The Fourteenth Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod: Souvenir Programme 1960

The Fourteenth Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod: Souvenir Programme 1960

By: N/A

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod: 1960

Seller ID: 140845

Condition: Good


"Paperback souvenir programme for the 14th Eisteddfod, 1960, in overall good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - covers lightly rubbed with repair to spine fold at spine tail. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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A Shropshire Lad

By: A. E. Housman

Price: £14.95

Publisher: George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd: 1965

Seller ID: 180242

Condition: Very Good


6th impression hardback, 1965, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition in a good dj with minor signs of age, handling and storage - dj slightly rubbed and faded to spine and edges. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions - owner's name to ffep dated 1968; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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The Industrial Revolution In North Wales

By: A. H. Dodd

Price: £27.95

Publisher: University of Wales Press: 1951

Seller ID: 150966

Condition: Good


"Second edition hardback, 1951, with unclipped jacket. Ex. Shropshire County Library book, only a couple of the usual stamps and labels, no pages removed, dj protected in clear vinyl wrapper. In overall good-to-very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; tanning to page-ends but text, charts and fold-out maps bright and clear throughout. Photograph available." View more info

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The Dartmoor Shepherd: 50 Years In Prison

By: A. Scriven

Price: £39.95

Publisher: Oswestry, John Ainscow:

Seller ID: 180442

Condition: Very Good


Undated (assumed first) edition hardback, circa 1930s, with unclipped jacket. In overall near fine used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - white dj slightly rubbed to edges (now protected); blue cloth boards clean and crisp. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions - owner's bookplate to front pastedown and small press clipping on 'Country Church Thief' tipped-in to rear pastedown; slight spotting to page-ends but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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The Bridges Of Shrewsbury

By: A. W. Ward

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Shrewsbury, Shropshire Libraries: 1983

Seller ID: 190739

ISBN: ISBN 0903802295

Condition: Very Good


Paperback facsimile reprint of the 1935 original, 1983, in overall very good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotation or inscriptions; text, illustrations, folding plan of the Old Stone Bridge and map to front endpapers bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

Image for Shropshire Parish Registers: Diocese Of Hereford Vol. XXIII Acton Scott

Shropshire Parish Registers: Diocese Of Hereford Vol. XXIII Acton Scott

By: Alison P. Healey

Price: £12.95

Publisher: The Shropshire Parish Register Society: 1995

Seller ID: 131348

Condition: Fine


"Privately printed paperback edition, 1995, in overall fine condition. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unread, no annotations or inscriptions; text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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The Story Of Montgomery

By: Ann & John Welton

Price: £19.95

Publisher: Logaston Press: 2003

Seller ID: 170718

ISBN: ISBN 1904396097

Condition: Very Good


"First paperback edition, 2003, in overall very good used condition with only slight signs of age, handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears very little read; no annotations - neat gift inscription to half-title dated 2003; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. " View more info

The County Edition Of Great Domesday Book: Shropshire. Complete In Three Volumes With Presentation Box: The Shropshire Domesday, Domesday Book Studies, Shropshire Folios And Maps

By: Ann Williams (editor-in-chief), R. W. H. Esrkine (general editor)

Price: £175.00

Publisher: Alecto Historical Editions: 1990

Seller ID: 190746

ISBN: ISBN 0948459425

Condition: Fine


Limited edition (154/1000) 3 volume hardback set, 1990, in the original presentation box. In overall fine, unmarked condition. Internally clean. Bindings tight and appear almost unopened; no annotation or inscriptions; text, maps and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Includes the original Alecto Editions marketing literature plus several press clippings on Domesday Book. The lavishly produced presentation box doubles as a reading stand and the folding support is included. This set is both large (280mm x 410mm) and heavy when packaged (7kg), additional postage will be required for over... View more info

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Historic Bridges Of Shropshire

By: Anthony Blackwall

Price: £12.95

Publisher: Shrewsbury, Shropshire Libraries and Highways & Transport Department, Shropshire County Council: 1985

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 190702

ISBN: 0903802317

Condition: Fine


First edition hardback, 1985, with unclipped jacket. In overall fine condition. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unread; no annotation or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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Dynasty Of Iron Founders: The Darbys And Coalbrookdale

By: Arthur Raistrick

Price: £14.95

Publisher: David and Charles: 1970

Seller ID: 150903

ISBN: ISBN 0715347101

Condition: Very Good


"First David & Charles hardback edition, 1970, with clipped jacket. Ex. school library book, only a couple of the usual stamps and markings, no pages removed. In overall good-to-very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - dj slightly soiled and shelfworn; orange cloth boards rubbed to edges but remain generally clean and crisp . Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; tape marks to pastedowns where dj has been taped down in the past but text, charts, maps and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Photograph ... View more info

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Shrewsbury: A Rich Heritage

By: Arthur Walburgh Ward

Price: £39.95

Publisher: Shrewsbury, Wilding & Son, Limited: 1946

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 190723

Condition: Very Good


First limited edition hardback (441/500), 1946, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition in a good dust jacket with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - dust jacket rubbed and lightly tanned to spine and edges with a couple small chips at spine head and tail (now protected); cloth boards clean and crisp. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotation or inscriptions; text, tipped-in plates and maps to end-papers bright and clear throughout - plate opposite page 3 is creased to lower edge. Also includes a press clipping on Shrewsbury’s... View more info

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Accounts Of The Stewards Of The Talbot Household At Blakemere, 1392-1425

By: Barbara Ross (translator and editor)

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Keele, Staffordshire, Centre For Local History, Keele University: 2003

Seller ID: 190694

ISBN: ISBN 0953602044

Condition: Fine


First paperback edition in the Shropshire Record series (volume 7), 2003, in overall fine condition. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unopened; no annotation or inscriptions; text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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The Industrial Revolution in Shropshire

By: Barrie S. Trinder

Price: £19.95

Publisher: Phillimore & Co: 1981

Seller ID: 121560

ISBN: ISBN 0850334284

Condition: Very Good


"Second edition hardback, 1981, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good condition. Internally very clean. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions; text, maps at endpapers and illustrations crisp and clear throughout. Private copy, not an old library book. Photographs available." View more info

Image for Calendar Of The Muniments & Records Of The Borough Of Shrewsbury

Calendar Of The Muniments & Records Of The Borough Of Shrewsbury

By: Borough Of Shrewsbury

Price: £19.95

Publisher: Shrewsbury, L. Wilding: 1896

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 190743

Condition: Very Good


First edition hardback, 1896, with no jacket. In overall very good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotation or inscriptions; light foxing to page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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Watercolours Of Shropshire

By: Caroline Lees

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Shrewsbury, Swan Hill Press: 1992

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 190721

ISBN: ISBN 1853103047

Condition: Very Good


First edition hardback, 1992, with price-clipped jacket. In overall near fine used condition with only slight signs of age, handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotation or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

Image for Church And Chapel In Early Victorian Shropshire: Returns From The 1851 Census Of Religious Worship

Church And Chapel In Early Victorian Shropshire: Returns From The 1851 Census Of Religious Worship

By: Clive D. Field (editor)

Price: £24.95

Publisher: Keele, Staffordshire, Centre For Local History, Keele University: 2004

Seller ID: 190695

ISBN: ISBN 0953602060

Condition: Fine


First paperback edition in the Shropshire Record series (volume 8), 2004, in overall fine condition. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unopened; no annotation or inscriptions; text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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Clatter Of Clogs: A Collection Of Mining Memories AT The End Of An Era

By: Colin Gibbs

Price: £16.95

Publisher: Bersham Industrial Heritage Centre: 1990

Seller ID: 151207

ISBN: ISBN 0707401895

Condition: Very Good


"Second edition paperback, 1990, in overall very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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Sir Stephen Glynne's Church Notes For Shropshire

By: D. C. Cox (editor)

Price: £19.95

Publisher: Keele, Staffordshire, Centre For Local History, Keele University: 1997

Seller ID: 190688

ISBN: 0951371371

Condition: Fine


First paperback edition in the Shropshire Record series (volume 1), 1997, in overall fine condition. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unopened; no annotation or inscriptions; text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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"T Wlad: Ei Bywyd, Ei Haddysg A'I Chrefydd"

By: David Evans

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Lerpwl (Liverpool), Hugh Evans: 1933

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 170246

Condition: Good


"First edition hardback, 1933, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - covers rubbed to cirners and spine a touch tanned. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; tanning to page-ends and prelims but text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. " View more info

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Offa's Dyke History and Guide (Signed)

By: David Hill and Margaret Worthington

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Tempus Publishing: 2003

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 150601

ISBN: ISBN 0752419587

Condition: Near Fine


"SIGNED first paperback edition, 2003, in overall near fine used condition with only slight signs of age, handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unread, no annotations or inscriptions; text, maps and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Signed by author Margaret Worthington to half title page: ""Best Wishes, Margaret Worthington."" Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info