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Library book sales

There are a range of local history and area books, DVD's and videos on sale at your libraries.

The titles can be purchased over the counter at the libraries listed or a postal sale can be arranged.

Books on sale
ItemAuthor LibraryPrice
Hirwaun Village "The way we
 were 1900s to 1940s" (DVD)1
Hirwaun Historical Society Hirwaun Library  £5.00
Mountain Ash school scenes c.1950: Gwernifor & Caegarw Juniors (DVD) n/a Mountain Ash Library £5.00 
Mountain Ash during the 1920s (DVD) n/a Mountain Ash Library  £5.00
Queen of the Hills  (video) Rhondda Cynon Taff CBC Aberdare library £12.00

 "A Walk Around
 Old Hirwaun" 2 (DVD)

Hirwaun Historical Society Hirwaun Library £5.00
 Aberdare Athletic A.F.C. 1920-1928  Phillip Sweet  Aberdare Library  £14.99
Aberdare Park: a Guide & Short History Geoffrey Evans  Aberdare Library  £3.00
Aberdare Valley Colliery Disaster  Gareth Harris  Aberdare Library  £12.99
An Anthology of Poetry by the People of Rhondda Cynon Taf Local authors

Hirwaun Library,

Tonypandy Library

Ask the Fellows Who Cut the Coal George Ewart Evans
Mountain Ash Library
Chapels of the Cynon Valley/Capeli Cwm Cynon Alan Vernon Jones Aberdare Library £10.00
Churches of the Cynon Valley Alan Vernon Jones Aberdare Library, Mountain Library £20.00
Clydach Vale Flood
Disaster 1910

 Treorchy Library

Cynon Valley in the Age of Iron Raymond Grant Aberdare Library £8.00
David Dower: Official Biography  Gary Marsh

Aberdare Library, Mountain Ash Library

Deeper than Red   Jazz

Aberdare Library 

Dr. William Price: biography
Dean Powell
Aberdare 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
Rhondda Cynon
Taff CBC
Aberdare Library, Porth Library, Tonypandy Library £5.00
For the love of the game: an autobiography Vernon Ball Treorchy Library £12.99
Guto: Story of the Nos Galon Races. Gary Marsh Aberdare Library, Mountain Ash Library £12.99 
Historic Rhondda: An Archaeological and  Topographical Survey 8000BC - AD1850 Paul Davis Porth Library, 
Tonypandy Library
A History of Aberdare Rotary Club 1924-2011 Geoffrey Evans & Leslie Sims Aberdare Library  £10.00
How are the Tenors of Dowlais: a History of Dowlais Male Choir 1900-1990 Leslie Sims Aberdare Library £7.00
Leekes: An Ironmongers Tale David Leeke   Treorchy Library, Tonypandy Library  £15.00
Llanwynno: A treasury of memories. Alan J. Meats Mountain Ash Library £12.99
Maes yr Haf - the Time
 - the Place 
Alan Phillips Aberdare Library,Porth Library,Tonypandy Library  £5.00 
The Men Who Marched Away Geoffrey Evans Aberdare Library, Mountain Ash Library £12.00
Musical Rhondda (Images of Wales series)  Dean Powell

 Treorchy Library


The Old Firm's Proud Past, vol. 1 1875-1940 Martyn Ham
 Mountain Ash Library £17.00
The Old Firm's Proud Past, vol. 2 1940-1990   Martyn Ham  Mountain Ash Library  £17.00
Pontypridd RFC: the early years: the Butchers Arms Boys   Gareth Harris  Porth Library  £9.95
Rhondda : A second selection (The Archive Photograph Series) Compiled by Simon Eckley and  Emrys Jenkins Porth Library £8.99
Rhondda Writers Circle Present an Anthology of Inspirational Local writers

Tonypandy Library,

Treorchy Library

The River Level Pit Flooding 1896: Tragedy at Abernant Gareth Harris Aberdare Library  £9.95
Siani Tydfil Thomas Aberdare Library  £6.99
A Statue for Rhondda W. H. Edwards   Porth Library, Treorchy Library   £9.99
The Story of Hirwaun Schools Elfed Davies Hirwaun Library  £3.50
Tonypandy Riots Anthology 2010 - Collection of Poems and Short Stories to commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the riots  n/a Tonypandy Library  £1.50
The Tower Story: Lessons in vigilance and freedom Professor Hywel Francis - Commissioned by Tower Colliery Ltd Aberdare Library £3.50
Upper Rhondda - Treorchy and Treherbert (The Archive Photographs Series) Emrys Jenkins & Roy Green Treorchy Library  £9.99
Contact for postal sales

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

Tel: 01685 880054