THE GLAMORGAN REGIMENTS OF MILITIA - The History Of The Welsh Militia And Volunteer Corps 1757-1908.
Caernarfon. Palace Books. 1990. lst edn. Hardback. 279 pages. B.w. illustrations. Fine in maroon cloth with gilt lettering to spine, in a fine d.w. Unread book from new stock. Signed by the author. ISBN: 1-871904-01-3. (Book ref. 1631) £9.95
A Guide to Ancient and Historic Wales: Glamorgan and Gwent
London: HMSO, 1992. 1st Edition. Softcover. First Edition. 8vo. 216 pp. B/w plates, plans, and illustrations. Clean and bright. VG+ (Book ref. 03813) £15.00
An Inventory of the Ancient Monuments in Glamorgan Volume 111: Medieval Secular Monuments Part 11: Non-defensive
Cardiff: Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1982. First Edition. A fine copy in a fine dustwrapper. 4to. 398pp. 4 colour plates. 43 monochrome plates. 205 figures. Describes over 500 monuments. (Book ref. 1777) £25.00
King Arthur King od Glamorgan and Gwent
Cardiff: M T Byrd & Co, 1981. Hardcover. Very Good. A detailed study, placing King Arthur within the context of the kingdom of South WEales, signed by both authors to the title page, folded map and genealogy loosely laid in, both with slight wear to the edges. Light wear to illustrative black original boards, name and small address label to ffep, clean, tight and sound, VG, no DJ. (Book ref. BYB9452) £42.77
The History Of Glamorgan County Cricket Club
Christopher Helm, 1988. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+. 356 pages, profusely illustrated, tight and clean with no inscription, tears or creases, minimal mild ageing, boards are clean and square with one very small raised blemish to top of front board, unclipped jacket has a little shelf wear but free from tears. (Book ref. 000626) £4.00
The Glamorgan Milk Recording Society. Official Handbook and Annual Report
Reading: Philip Palmer Press Ltd., 1928. Paperback. Good/No Dustwrapper. 8vo 52 unmarked pages stapled in green/blue paper covers 9 1/2" tall. Middle pages loose from the rusting staples. (Book ref. 036390) £20.00
Glamorgan Its History and Topography
Cardiff: William Lewis (printers) Ltd., 1946. Cloth. Very Good/No Dustjacket. 16mo A third reprint of the second revised edition. 463 pages, 54 illus, 10 illus of inscribed stones, 5 maps and 9 plans. A green cloth covered book with a slightly faded and browned spinecover and bumped corners o/ w a clean and very tight book. (Book ref. 003046) £20.00
Historical Notes of the counties of Glamorgan, Carmarthen & Cardigan, and a list of the Members of Parliament for South Wales, from Henry VIII to Charles II.
Cardiff: printed by Hugh Bird, 1866. First edition (hardback). Small 8vo, [iv], 135pp. Original green cloth, gilt titling to the spine. This copy was formerly in a reference library, with a bookplate to the front pastedown, occasional stamps, and a shelfmark to the foot of the spine, and there is some foxing to the preliminary pages, but the book is nonetheless in good to very good condition overall. (Book ref. 23209) £20.00
Famous Cricketers of Glamorgan
Christopher Davies, 1996. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 0715407287 Signed signed by Phil Clift, Roger Davis, John Hopkins, Alan Jones (Book ref. 001224) £18.00
History of Glamorgan Cricket Club, The
London, Christopher Helm, 1988 First edition hardback in fine condition in fine unclipped dustjacket. Photographic illustrations. Personal view by Tony Lewis. (Book ref 2359) (Book ref. 673) £6.00
RETURN OF OWNERS OF LAND IN GLAMORGAN IN 1873. Glamorgan section giving names of owners who owned more than an acre, address, extent of lands, and rental.
1875. Folio, 13pp, disbound. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include FAMILY HISTORY - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK72-3416) £12.00
WHITTON AN IRON AGE AND ROMAN FARMSTEAD IN SOUTH GLAMORGAN.
University of Wales Press, Cardiff: 1981. Plates, diagrams, maps, plans some of which are folding, xiii + 262pp, 4to, couple of short tears to dustwrapper. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK72-3299) £24.00
A GENEALOGICAL HISTORY OF THE FAMILIES OF PAULET (or PAWLETT), BEREWE (or BARROW), LAWRENCE, AND PARKER. With a continuous descent from Ealhmund, born circa 750, great-grandfather of Aelfred the Great, through four Plantagenet descents to 1963.... With.... Supplement. Addenda, corrigenda, errata, MORGAN OF LLANFABON, CO GLAMORGAN, TURNER OF OLDLAND IN KETMER, CO. SUSSEX, VAVASOUR OF HAZELWOOD, CO, YORK, WALWYN OF LONGWORTH, CO. HEREFORD, AND WORMINGTON OF GRIMLEY AND SHRAWLEY, CO. WORCESTER.
Privately Printed, Foundry Press, Bedford: 1963. 2 volumes. With a folding pedigree, 5 illusts, 186pp, includes a list of subscribers, and plates, 123pp, both volumes are 4to, original cloth, ex-lib., the first with number to base of spine, the second has signs where label removed from spine which overlapped onto boards, and both volumes have a label to front endpaper and stamp to title page. The first volume is a Numbered Limited Edition of 103 copies. The second is a Numbered Limited Edition of 150 copies. Both volumes signed by the author. Includes chapters on the Paulets of Nunney Castle, Somerset, Brewe of Newland, Gloucestershire, Parker of Usk, Franklyns of Surrey, Jamaica and Antigua, etc. The first volume has a signed inscription by the author, and an ink note to say that this copy originally belonged to Peter Frank and Lady Diana Tiarks. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK72-3222) £150.00
EMPIRE THEATRE Frank Fortescue's Spectacular Comic Pantomime Mother Goose.
1950's. Printed in bright red, blue and yellow, on card size 12" x 8«", holes at top for hanging, picture of Mother Goose riding a goose, with broomstick, list of cast. --- Please e-mail for one of my FREE CATALOGUES which include WALES [ Manuscripts, Maps, Ephemera, Views, etc., etc. ] --- (Book ref. UK29-2426) £12.00
AN ACT to amend an Act.... for making and maintaining a Navigable Canal from Merthyr Tidvile, to and through a Place called The Bank, near the Town of Cardiff, in the County of Glamorgan, and for extending the said Canal to a Place called The Lower Layer, below the said Town.
London: George Eyre and Andrew Strahan, 1796. Cover leaf + pages numbered 1031- 1035, disbound, folio, Act of Parliament. --- Please e-mail for one of my FREE CATALOGUES which include WALES [ Manuscripts, Maps, Ephemera, Views, etc., etc. ] --- (Book ref. UK29-2409) £18.00
ANNALS OF SOUTH GLAMORGAN. Historical, legendary and descriptive chapters on some leading places of interest.
W. Spurrell & Son Carmarthen N.d. c.. 1st Ed. viii + 269pp. 77 ills. Lightly browned, e.ps. sl. spotted, original cloth with gilt to upper board & browned and sl. chipped spine, rubbed, minor marks, t.e.g. US$39 (Book ref. 211586) £25.00
AN HISTORICAL AND PICTURESQUE GUIDE FROM CLIFTON, Through the Counties of Monmouth, Glamorgan, and Brecknock, With Representations of Ruins, Interesting Antiquities, &c. &c.
Bristol: Printed by Fenley and Baylis ... 1802. 1st Ed. ii + xx + 315pp. + [i]. Without map frontis. and 4 aquatints, 29 aquatint vignettes. Some light browning, bookplate, gilt rule edged half calf with marbled boards, extremities rubbed, minor wear. George William Manby (1765-1854). Inventor of apparatus for saving life from shipwreck. A domestic crisis of an unknown nature caused him to leave his home in Denver, settling at Clifton, where he pursued his literary pursuits as a distraction. US$250 (Book ref. 197753) £160.00
Stewart William, Barry 1973. Facsimile Reprint of 1915 Ed. Sm. slim 8vo. 74pp. Very good in original gilt lettered boards. US$23 (Book ref. 210212) £15.00
The History and Antiquities of GLAMORGANSHIRE and its Families. With numerous illustrations on wood from photographs ofcastles, abbeys, mansions, seals, tombs, arms, &c.
Stewart Williams, Barry, Glamorgan. 1970. First published in 1874 by Longmans, Green & Co. viii+194pp. with 40 wood-engravings. VG+++ in G dw., with one or two small tears along perimeter. (Book ref. 14043) £8.00
ANNALS of SOUTH GLAMORGAN. Historical, Legendary, and Descriptive Chapters on some leading places of interest.
Stewart Williams, Barry, Glamorgan. 1970. viii+269pp. with many b&w illust. Reprinted from the 1913 edition. VG+++ in G dw., worn along upper perimeter. (Book ref. 14042) £8.00