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Tonge, James: COAL
(Constable 1907) vi, 275pp. bw ills. ex-library. Label emains on front board and front paste down.Hinge broken in front of title page (just needs a spot of glue). Otherwise Good. (Book ref. 4162) £10.00
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Carver, J. Report on Explosion at Houghton Main Colliery Yorkshire on 12th June 1975
London: HMSO, 1976. Soft Cover. Good Internally. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall small 4to. Ex lib with usual library markings. Includes plan of colliery in rear pocket. Good internally in slightly grubby and edge worn card covers. (Book ref. 21132) £9.50
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T H Hair Sketches of the Coal Mines in Northumberland & Durham
Newcastle-on-Tyne: Frank Graham, 1969. Facsimile of First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Original cloth and dustwrapper, facsimile of the 1st edition published in 1844, 52pp, with 42 full page b/w illustrations. There will be additional postage due to size and weight [1.5kg approx] (Book ref. 015147) £25.00
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STATHAM, Ira Cyril Frank. b.1886 Coal Mining Practice. Edited by I. C. F. Statham. With contributions by 17 other experts. 4 Volumes. FIRST EDITION. LONDON : 1958. **Four volumes - complete**
London: Caxton Publishing Co, 1959. Illustrated by Illustrated: Plates, Charts, and diagrams - some folding.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good Plus. Large Octavo FIRST EDITION. LONDON : 1958. Four volumes - complete. Plates, Charts, and diagrams - some folding. Hardback. Black leather-grained cloth. Gilt lettered spines. Bright, tight and clean. No owner name or internal markings. Minor wear only. VERY GOOD INDEED. (xi), 448, (ix), 516, (ix), 468, (ix), 438, (xlvi ) pages - 46-page index. Includes bibliographies. Uncommon set; and in such nice state. HEAVY set - extra postage required. ASK if you have any questions. [ Rosley Books for Antiquarian books, Theology and Church History. ] (Book ref. 0015894) £65.00
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Colliery Manager Coal: facts about an unknown industry
Iron & Coal Trades Review, 1945. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. Very clean, tightly bound paperback book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. 100 pages, a few text illustrations. Interesting booklet setting out the colliery owner's arguments against nationalisation (Book ref. 36161) £10.00
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Bolton, H: The Palaeontology of the Lancashire Coal Measures: 2 Vols.;
Salford, Transactions of the Manchester Geological and Mining Society, Vol. I - Part XIV, Vol. XXVIII, 1904 and Vol. 2 - Parts XIX & XX, Vol. XXVIII, 1905. SOFTBACKS, original printed wrappers, pages: 378-420; 578-689, many tables, 8vo. 143mm x 216mm (5.75" x 8.5") presentation letter from the author to 'J. Horwood, Esq., dated Nov. 1st 1905', loosely inserted, ex-academic library, with several small stamps and ink. nos., 'Part I & Part II' handwritten on front wrappers, "p.28,510 & p.28,511" in ink on front wrappers and first page of each, respectively, wrappers faded and chipped on edges, repaired with tape, otherwise a fine set. (Book ref. 6391) £25.00
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BANKS A.G. and SCHOFIELD R.B. (SIGNED): Brindley at Wet Earth Colliery : An Engineering Study
David & Charles 1968 156 pps.,plates, diagrams. Spotting to fore-edge & a little thumbed. VG in rubbed VG- dust jacket. SIGNED by authors on title page. (Book ref. 7072) £10.00
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McNICOL STEVE COALS TO MAITLAND
RAILMAC, 1982. 1st. Card. VG. 8vo 09498170666 Largely photographic account of the locos and freight operations of the South Maitland Railways in New South Wales. 80pp. VG copy in card covers. (Book ref. 010857) £12.50
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HAYES GEOFFREY COLLIERIES & THEIR RAILWAYS IN THE MANCHESTER COALFIELDS
LANDMARK PUBLISHING, 2004. 1st Thus. Cloth. VG/VG. Large 8vo 184306135x Good history of the Coal Mines of the South East Lancashire Coalfield - Atherton, Tyldesley, Worsley, Agecroft etc. and the related railway systems. 208pp, many photos and maps. VG copy in very slightly worn dw. (Book ref. 010475) £14.00
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Raistrick, A. & Marshhall, C. E.: The Nature and Origin of Coal and Coal Seams;
London, English Universities Press, 1939; 1st edition. Hardback. Good+/ Dj Good+. xvi, 282ppwith numerous illustrations, Bibliography & Appendices. Black cover swith white title on spine. Dust jacket has slight soiling & edge wear. "" Throught this book the Authors have tried to keep in contact with the actual problems and phenomena encountered by all who have a practical concern with the getting and using of coal." (Book ref. 11753) £22.00
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Munroe, Kirk: Derrick Sterling : A Story of the Mines;
New York/ London, Harper & Bros., 1916; Hardback. Very good condition. 246pp with frontis. & 3 black/white illustrations. Prize label on ffep. Brown/Tan illustrated covers with black lettering. A story for children about coalmining. (Book ref. 15110) £9.00
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Headlam, Sir Cuthbert ( Edited by): The Three Northern Counties of England Being Some Account of the People, Their Country and Their History;
Gateshead Upon Tyne, Northumberland Press, 1939; 1st edition. Hardback. Very good/ Dust jacket Very good. xii, 434pp with plates, text illustrations, Maps including fold-out Map plus Maps on endpapers. Light foxing to foredge. Green covers with black title on front & spine. Protected dust jacket is sunned at top edge & spine. Hard to find in dust jacket. (Book ref. 17319) £38.00
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Mason E. Practical Coal Mining For Miners
Virtue & Co, 1951 Second Edition 787pp, slight foxing to front and rear endpapers, VG+ Covers all aspects of mining. (Book ref. 49329) £16.00
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Heavyside G T: Steam in The Coalfields
David & Charles 1977 1st 96pp Ills.maps,laminated hardback, fine. (Book ref. 26982) £12.00
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DEAKIN PAUL COLLIERIES IN THE NORTH STAFFORDSHIRE COALFIELD
LANDMARK PUBLISHING, 2004. 1st. Cloth. VG/VG. Large 8vo 1843061384 Largely photographic look at the collieries of North Staffs and the miners, with many underground photo, some in colour. 158pp. VG copy in dw. (Book ref. 010801) £15.00
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ETHERINGTON A R (editor) BRITISH INDUSTRIAL LOCOMOTIVES - NATIONAL COAL BOARD SURFACE SYSTEMS 1967-1969
INDUSTRIAL RAILWAY SOCIETY, 1970. 1st. Card. VG. 8vo IRS Pocket Book NCB. Full listing of all NCB surface locos arranged by Region - covers all locos in the period 1967-69. 90pp plus photos. VG copy in card covers. Uncommon. (Book ref. 005717) £15.00
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MARTIN EVAN BEDLINGTON IRON & ENGINE WORKS 1736 - 1867
FRANK GRAHAM, 1974. 1st. Card. VG. 8vo 0859830365 Account of the famous engineering works and its contribution to early railways - locos and the famous iron rails. 48pp, illustrated. VG copy in card covers. Uncommon. (Book ref. 004778) £9.00
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FRANKS D L EAST & WEST UNION YORKSHIRE RAILWAYS
TURNTABLE, 1973. 1st. Card. VG. 8vo 0902844180 History of this important colliery line in West Yorkshire, later part of the LNER. 44pp, illustrated, fold out map at rear. VG in card covers. (Book ref. 003963) £6.50
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Hutchison Lt.-Col. Graham Seton Silesia Revisited 1929
London: Simpkin, Marshall, 1929. First Edition. A very good copy in paper covers. 111 pages. Typed letter from the author enclosed. Sub-titled "An examination of the problems arising from the plebiscite and the partition--and the relation between the British coal problem and Silesia". In his letter the author refers to the book as "a careful study of the Upper Silesian problem as it affects the position of Minorities and with special reference to our own problem of Coal and unemployment in the Mining Industry". (Book ref. 10330) £30.00
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Lee William Alexander Thirty Years in Coal 1917-1947 a Review of the Coal Mining Industry Under Private Enterprise
The Mining Association of Great Britain, 1954. First Edition. A good copy with lots of little white specks on the upper board (no, I don't know what they are!). 255pp. Publishers' compliment slip. (Book ref. 3594) £7.00
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