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Miners and Mining : Aspects of Life in the New Mill Valley

by Cooksey, Pamela and Tinsdeall, Alan

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Godley Books
Published
2014
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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£6.25

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Huddersfield: Holme Valley Civic Society, 2014. No marks or inscriptions. Very faint crease to front cover, none to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. 152pp. The history of coal mining in the New Mill Valley near Holmfirth, West Yorkshire.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine.… Read more
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£6.25
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104 Men: The 1947 William Pit Disaster

by Amanda M. Garraway

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Godley Books
Published
2007
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781904524526
Item Price
£20.00

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Kirkby Stephen: Hayloft Publishing, 2007. No marks or inscriptions. Creasing to lower corner of much of book, none to spine. A very clean tight copy with bright unmarked very slightly indented boards and bumping to lower corner. Minor damp effect to last fifty pages at lower corner. 200pp. A well illustrated account of… Read more
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£20.00
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The Gold Coast Handbook 1924

by Gold Coast Government

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Godley Books
Published
1924
Condition
Good (-)
Edition
Second Edition
Item Price
£42.00

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Accra: C. Fairweather, 1924. Fingermarks to a few pages. No inscriptions. No creasing to covers, slight wrinkling to spine. Mainly clean tight pages with lightly marked boards, dusty page edges and rubbing to corners and spine ends. Maps missing from front and from pocket at rear. Five large fold-out charts present within the text, one… Read more
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£42.00
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The Shropshire Lead Mines

by Brook, Fred and Allbutt, Martin

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Godley Books
Published
1973
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780903485043
Item Price
£17.33

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Leek, staffordshire: Moorland Publishing Co Ltd, 1973. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked with a little rubbing to edges and nicks to upper edge. 92pp. A well… Read more
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£17.33
image of Mining Formulae and Their Application for Students, Colliery Managers and Mining Engineers

Mining Formulae and Their Application for Students, Colliery Managers and Mining Engineers

by O'Donahue, T. A.

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Godley Books
Published
1925
Condition
Good
Item Price
£7.25

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Wigan, Lancashire: Thos. Wall and Sons Ltd, 1925. Prize plate inside front board. No other marks or inscriptions to contents. No creasing to covers or to spine. Clean very tight pages with lightly marked and rubbed boards and dusty page edges. 374pp. Description and an extensive set of rules and formulae applicable to… Read more
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£7.25
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The Gold Miners

by Cartwright, A. P.

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Godley Books
Published
1962
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£30.00

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Cape Town: Purnell & Sons (SA) Pty Ltd, 1962. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, very minor foxing to page edges and no bumping to corners. Clear gilt lettering and embossing to front and spine. 340pp. Detailed study of… Read more
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£30.00
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North England (Regions of the British Isles)

by Smailes, A. E.

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Godley Books
Published
1968
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780171330021
Item Price
£4.95

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London: Thomas Nelson And Sons Ltd, 1968. Ex-library book with usual marks and stamps. A very clean very tight copy with bright tape-marked boards, missing front end paper and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or torn or creased with mark to spine foot. Fold-out map at rear in excellent condition. 324pp. The classic… Read more
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£4.95
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Red Hill: A Mining Community

by Parker, Tony

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Godley Books
Published
1986
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780434577712
Item Price
£24.00

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London: William Heinemann Ltd, 1986. Signed by Peter Townsend to front end paper - otherwise 'fine'. No other marks or inscriptions. A lovely clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased with minor traces of storage. 196pp. Six months after… Read more
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£24.00
image of Owd Peter : A Sketch of Early Village Methodism

Owd Peter : A Sketch of Early Village Methodism

by Yates, W.

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Godley Books
Published
1900
Condition
Good
Item Price
£17.50

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London: A Crombie, 1900. Fingermarks to a few pages. No other marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. Dusty pages in a very tight binding with unmarked maroon boards and minor bumping to corners. Tissue-guarded frontispiece photograph of (presumably) Peter and Ann foxed around edges. 95pp. The story of Peter and… Read more
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£17.50
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The Strike : An Insider's Story

by Ottey, Roy

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Godley Books
Published
1985
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780283992285
Item Price
£7.50

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London: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1985. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn with slight rubbing/creasing to edges. 157pp. The author was on the NEC of the National Union of Mineworkers when the 1984 miner's strike began. … Read more
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£7.50
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The Observer Book of the Earth

by Wilkinson, Carl (editor)

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Godley Books
Published
2008
Condition
Fine
Item Price
£4.75

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Observer Books, 2008. Book in 'as new' condition. 112pp. A concise study of the earth, its history, structure and minerals and the famous people who made the great discoveries about our planet.. Soft Cover. Fine. 7.75 x 5 inches.
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£4.75
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South Africa Today 1966

by Spring, Martin (editor)

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Godley Books
Published
1966
Condition
Near Very Good
Item Price
£25.00

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Johannesburg: Financial Mail, 1966. Previous owners' names/stamp to front end paper. No other marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with slightly rubbed/marked boards and corners. 244pp. Originally primarily designed as a promotional vehicle for trade in South Africa and South West Africa (Namibia) during the… Read more
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£25.00
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Tales from the Mines

by Carr, Geoffrey

Seller
Godley Books
Published
1986
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780907496458
Item Price
£5.50

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Matlock, Derbyshire: J. N. M. Publications, 1986. No marks or inscriptions. Very light creasing to covers adjacent to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. 38pp. Eleven humorous and true stories with sketches from the British Coalfields.. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Illus. by John Creber. 8.25 x… Read more
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£5.50
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The Alderley Edge Mines

by Carlon, Chris J.

Seller
Godley Books
Published
1979
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780854270538
Item Price
£15.00

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Altrincham, Cheshire: John Sherratt & Son, 1979. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, minor traces of storage and no bumping to corners. 144pp. The story of the copper and lead mines at Alderley Edge south of Manchester.. First Edition. Soft Cover.… Read more
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£15.00
image of North Derbyshire Collieries on old picture postcards

North Derbyshire Collieries on old picture postcards

by Bower, Alan

Seller
Godley Books
Published
1993
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780946245789
Item Price
£8.25

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Nottingham: Reflections of a Bygone Age, 1993. Booklet in mint unread condition. 36pp.. First Edition. Soft Cover. As New. 8.25 x 5.75 inches.
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£8.25
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Walhalla Heyday

by James, Gwynydd Francis;Lee, Charles Gordon

Seller
Godley Books
Published
1970
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780207121012
Item Price
£15.00

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Walhalla, Australia: Graham Publications, 1970. Insciption and name/address inside front cover. No other marks to contents. No creasing to covers, light crease to spine. A very clean very tight copy with stain to lower edge of front cover, slight marking to rear cover and no bumping to corners. 144pp. A mainly pictorial story of gold… Read more
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£15.00
image of Bibliography of the History of British Metal Mining

Bibliography of the History of British Metal Mining

by Burt, Roger & Waite, Peter

Seller
Godley Books
Published
1988
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780859893190
Item Price
£6.25

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Exeter, United Kingdom: University of Exeter, 1988. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, very slight marking to page edges and no bumping to corners. 177pp. Includes reference to around five hundred books, a hundred university theses and nearly two thousand articles… Read more
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£6.25
image of Above and below the Limestone : The Pits and People of Easington District

Above and below the Limestone : The Pits and People of Easington District

by Temple, David

Seller
Godley Books
Published
2001
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781901237214
Item Price
£35.00

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Newcastle Upon Tyne: TUPS Books, 2001. No marks or inscriptions. A lovely clean crisp very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn with slight creasing to edges and minor traces of handling. 160pp. Easington District was the last area of Durham's huge coalfield to be… Read more
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£35.00
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