Library Sales (Old Books etc)

List of local books, videos and DVDs for sale at Rhondda Cynon Taf Libraries

Old Book & DVD Sale

DVDs:

Aberdare in pencil & print:

Mountain Ash school scenes c.1950: Gwernifor & Caegarw Juniors.

Mountain Ash during the 1920s

On sale at Mountain Ash Library 

 

Anthology: Rhondda Writers 

Circle Present an Anthology
of Inspirational

Works by Local Writers.
Price £3.00

On sale at Ferndale,  Porth,  Tonypandy, Treorchy libraries.

Musical Rhondda

Compiled by Dean Powell
(Images of Wales series)
Price £9.99

On sale at Treorchy library.

 

Bethel (C.M.) Chapel,
Hirwaun 1823 – 2008

By Elfred Davies
Price £10.00

On sale at Aberdare Library

Boxers of Wales: Merthyr Aberdare & Pontypridd

By Gareth Jones 

On sale at Mountain Ash Library

One Saturday Afternoon:
the Albion Colliery, Cilfynydd Explosion of 1894

By R. Meurig Evans
Price £9.95

On sale at Pontypridd library

Peerless Powell Duffryn of the South Wales Coalfield.

By Leslie Shore

on sale at Mountain Ash Library

Pontypridd RFC: the early years: the Butchers
Arms Boys

By Gareth Harris
Price £9.95

On sale at Porth and Pontypridd library

Chapels of the Cynon Valley
Capeli Cwm Cynon

By Alan Vernon Jones
Price £10.00

Churches of the Cynon Valley 

By Alan Vernon Jones. Price £20.00Porth

On sale at Aberdare Library

Queen of the Hills  (video)

Rhondda Cynon Taff CBS
Price £12.00

On sale at Aberdare library

Clydach Vale Flood
Disaster 1910

By D.J.Carpenter
Price £5.00

On sale at Ferndale,  
Treorchy Libraries

Rhondda : a second selection

Compiled by Simon Eckley and
Emrys Jenkins
(The Archive Photograph Series)
Price £8.99

On sale at Ferndale,  Porth, Tonypandy, Treorchy libraries

Cynon coal: history of a mining valley

By the Cynon Valley History Society
Price £15.00

On sale at Mountain Ash Library

Saint Elvan

Parish History and Churches
By Ivor Morgan
Price £8.00

On sale at Aberdare library.

Cynon Valley Place Names

By Deric John
Price £4.50

On sale at Aberdare and Mountain Ash libraries

Siani

By Tydfil Thomas
Price £6.99

On sale at Mountain Ash Library.

Echoes in the Corridor

An Anthology of Young People's
Poetry and Prose by Young People
attending Mountain Ash Comprehensive
School, Porth County Comprehensive
School, Treorchy Comprehensive
School and Ysgol Gyfun y Cymer Rhondda

Published by Rhondda Cynon
Taf County Borough Council
Price £5.00

On sale at Abercynon,  
Ferndale,Mountain Ash,
Porth, Tonypandy, libraries

A Statue for Rhondda

By W. H. Edwards
Price £9.99

On sale at Ferndale,  
Porth, Treorchy libraries

 

The Story of Cwmdare

By John Mear
Price £10.00

On sale at Aberdare library.

Story of the Nos Galon Races.

By Gary Marsh

On sale at Mountain Ash Library

 

A Fierce Flame

A love story set in 19th century Merthyr Tydfil
By Tydfil Thomas
Price £8.99

On sale at Aberdare and Mountain Ash libraries

Tonypandy Riots
Anthology 2010

Collection of Poems and Short Stories to commemorate the 100th Anniversary
of the riots
Price £1.50

On sale at Tonypandy Library.

The Tonypandy Riots 1910 - 1911

By Gwyn Evans and David Maddox
Price £15.00

On sale at Treorchy, Tonypandy, Porth and Pontypridd Libraries.

For the love of the game:
an autobiography

By Vernon Ball
Price £12.99

On sale at Treorchy Library

The Tonypandy Riots in
Words & Pictures (DVD)

Rhondda Cynon Taf Library Service
Price £5.00

On sale at Tonypandy Library

Hirwaun Village "The way we
were 1900s to 1940s" (DVD)1

Also "A Walk Around
Old Hirwaun" (DVD)2

By Hirwaun Historical Society
Price £5 

The Story of Hirwaun Schools 

by Elfed Davies 

A History of the Villages of Hirwaun and Rhigos

by Nancy Selwood

 On sale at Hirwaun Library

The Tower Story:
lessons in vigilance and freedom

By Professor Hywel Francis
Commissioned by Tower Colliery Ltd
Price £3.50

On sale at Aberdare, Pontypridd and Treorchy libraries

Historic Rhondda:
an Archaeological and
Topographical Survey
8000BC - AD1850

By Paul Davies
Price £5.95

On sale at Ferndale, Pontypridd, Porth,  
Tonypandy, Treorchy
libraries

Treorchy male choir

Compiled by Dean Powell

(The Archive Photographs Series)
Price £10.99

On sale at Treorchy Library

Leekes: An Ironmongers Tale

By David Leeke
Price £15.00 (RRP £18.50)

On sale at Treorchy and Tonypandy libraries.

Llanwynno: A treasury of memories.

By Meats, Alan J 

On sale at Mountain Ash Library

 

Upper Rhondda - Treorchy and Treherbert

Compiled by Emrys Jenkins & Roy Green
(The Archive Photographs Series)
Price £9.99

On sale at Treorchy library

Maerdy Rhondda Fach

By David Owen
Price £9.99

On sale at Ferndale library

An Anthology of Poetry by the People of Rhondda Cynon Taf

Available at all branches in Rhondda Cynon Taf

Maes yr Haf - the Time
- the Place

By Alan Phillips
Price £5.00

On sale at Ferndale,  
Porth,  Tonypandy,
and Treorchy  libraries.

Water and Sanitation

The Struggle for Public Health in Merthyr Tydfil
By Raymond Grant
Price £4.00

On sale at Aberdare Library

   

The above titles can be purchased over the counter at the libraries listed. To arrange a postal sale, please contact MennaJames, Information Services Librarian, at Aberdare Library, Green Street, Aberdare, CF44 7AG, tel 01685-880054 or send an email to: Menna.James@rctcbc.gov.uk

A postage and packaging charge will be added to the cost of the book, video or dvd.