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O'Neal (R.A.H) DERBYSHIRE LEAD AND LEAD MINING A Bibliography.
Second edition, Derbyshire County Library, Matlock: 1960. 68pp, original printed card covers, ink note to top cover. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK16-3569) £12.00
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Jenkins (D.T) and Ponting (K.G) THE BRITISH WOOL TEXTILE INDUSTRY 1770- 1914.
Scolar Press, Aldershot: 1987. xii + 389pp, dustwrapper, few spots to prelims. This is a reprint of the 1982 edition with a new index. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include LOCAL HISTORY - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK16-3461) £24.00
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Crowley (R.L) BEAM ENGINES. Shire Album 15.
Shire Publications, Aylesbury: 1976. Illusts, 28pp, original pictorial card covers, ink note to last page. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK16-3289) £5.00
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Burt (Roger),Xedited by INDUSTRY AND SOCIETY IN THE SOUTH-WEST. Exeter Papers in Economic History No 3.
University of Exeter: 1970. 110pp, folio, original pictorial wraps. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include WEST COUNTRY - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK16-3235) £12.00
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Bonnett (Harold) SAGA OF THE STEAM PLOUGH.
New Impression. David & Charles, Newton Abbot: 1972. Plates, 208pp, 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. UK16-3220) £22.00
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Atkinson (R.L) COPPER AND COPPER MINING. Shire Album 201.
Shire Publications, Aylesbury: 1987. Illusts, 32pp, original pictorial card covers. - --- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include MINING - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK16-3200) £5.00
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Ponting (Kenneth G) WOOL AND WATER. Bradford-on-Avon and the River Frome.
Moonraker Press, Bradford-on-Avon: 1975. With 24 illusts, 66pp, laminated boards head of spine slightly snagged. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include WILTSHIRE - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) - --- (Book ref. UK16-2988) £15.00
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Mann (J. DE L), edited by DOCUMENTS ILLUSTRATING THE WILTSHIRE TEXTILE TRADES IN THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY
Wiltshire Records Branch Volume 19, Devizes: 1964. xxxi + 191pp, original cloth. Impression of 350 Copies. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include WILTSHIRE - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK16-2953) £20.00
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Beckinsale (R.P), edited by THE TROWBRIDGE WOOLLEN INDUSTRY As Illustrated by The Stock Books of John and Thomas Clark 1804 - 1824.
Wiltshire Records Branch Volume 6. Devizes: 1951. With 2 plates, xxxv + 249pp, original cloth. Impression of 350 Copies. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include WILTSHIRE - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK16-2814) £20.00
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Hudson (Kenneth) THE BOWLER COLLECTION.
Bath Industrial Heritage Trust, 1978. With 16 pages of photographic illusts, 8pp, oblong 8vo, original printed wraps, This is the story of James Burdett Bowler who set up in business as a Brass Founder and Engineer in Bath in 1872, the firm closed in 1969. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include SOMERSET - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK16-2489) £12.00
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Fox (Joseph Hoyland) THE WOOLLEN MANUFACTURE AT WELLINGTON Somerset. Compiled from the Records of an Old Family Business.
Arthur L. Humphries, London: 1914. With 13 plates, viii + 121pp, roy 8vo, untrimmed in the original buckram, spine slightly darkened. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include SOMERSET - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK16-2425) £95.00
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Anon THE DEADLY 73 DEGREES A Business Tragedy in Two Hemispheres.
Simpkin, Marshall.... London: 1897. viii + (ii) + 52pp, sm 8vo, original pictorial limp cloth. A criticism of Standard Oil Trust's monopoly and its reduction in Britain of the flash point from 100 to 73 degrees. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK16-2116) £12.00
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Purnell (Frances) and Williams (Henry W) JUBILEE HISTORY of the Gloucester Co-operative and Industrial Society Limited.
Gloucester: John Jennings, 1910. Illusts, xiv + 284pp, original cloth, lettering on spine slightly rubbed. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include GLOUCESTERSHIRE - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK16-2048) £22.00
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Wade (E.A) THE REDLAKE TRAMWAY and China Clay Works.
Twelveheads Press, Truro: 1982. Map, illusts, 84pp, original pictorial card covers, few spots to half-title. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include DEVON - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK16-1593) £10.00
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Rogers (Inkerman) A RECORD OF WOODEN SAILING SHIPS AND WARSHIPS BUILT IN THE PORT OF BIDEFORD FROM THE YEAR 1568 TO 1938, with a brief account of the Shipbuilding Industry of the Town.
Bideford: Gazette Printing Service, 1947. Plates, 48pp, original cloth. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include DEVON - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK16-1489) £30.00
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Noall (Cyril) CORNISH SEINES AND SEINERS A History of the Pilchard Fishing Industry.
First edition, Truro: Bradford Barton, 1972. Plates, 160pp, dustwrapper. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include CORNWALL - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK16-750) £28.00
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Harris (J.R) THE COPPER KING. A Biography of Thomas Williams of Llanidan.
Liverpool University Press: 1964. Frontis, xviii + 194pp, dustwrapper. 'He played an important part in the creation of a cartel for buying all the ore of Cornwall, the major producing centre at that period.... ' ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include CORNWALL - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK16-630) £25.00
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Hammond (Joseph) A CORNISH PARISH: Being an Account of St. Austell, Town, Church, District & People.
First edition, London: Skeffington and Son, 1897. Illusts., 377pp, pages 353-367 are in facsimile and have been tipped in at the rear, original cloth, slightly rubbed to edges, few small marks to cloth, inner hinges cracked, names to front endpapers. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include CORNWALL - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) - --- (Book ref. UK16-626) £20.00
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Fairclough (Tony) and Wills (Alan) BODMIN AND WADEBRIDGE 1834-1978. Southern Branch Line Special No. 1.
D. Bradford Barton, Truro: 1973. Numerous illusts, 96pp, oblong 8vo, few short tears to dustwrapper. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include CORNWALL - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK16-575) £10.00
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Couch (J) THE HISTORY OF POLPERRO, a Fishing Town on the South Coast of Cornwall. Being a description of the Place, its People, their Manners, Customs, Modes of Industry etc.
Originally published 1871. Reprinted, Frank Graham, Newcastle upon Tyne: 1965. Illustrated by Frank Varty. 93 +(1)pp, dustwrapper. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include CORNWALL - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK16-542) £12.00
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