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Local History

Paperback. From accounts of apparitions, manifestations and related supernatural phenomena to first-hand encounters with ghouls and spirits, this collection contains new and well-known spooky stories from around St Ives. Featuring tales spanning from the seventeenth century onwards, it reveals the dark side of this popular tourist town. Num Pages: 96 pages, 60 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWC; VXQG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 166 x 6. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752445427
ISBN
9780752445427
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.45

Hardcover.
Publisher
Four Courts Press Ltd Dublin
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781846821813
ISBN
9781846821813
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 55.00
€ 50.86

Pamphlet. 30pp. n.d. n.p. Previous owner's signature on ffep. Keywords: Local history Mayo, Knock
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KHS1011589
Hardback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 20.00

Paperback. Examines the impact of World War Two across Huntingdonshire. This book charts activities and attitudes at the outbreak of war. It describes the county's experience of bombing, looks at airfields and path finders, RAF Bomber Command, USAAF at Molesworth and Kimbolton, and the military presence and interactions with civilians. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEA; HBJD1; HBWQ; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 157 x 15. Weight in Grams: 356.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752444208
ISBN
9780752444208
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.61

Paperback. Nestled in a sub-tropical garden overlooking the River Dart, Greenway has an exceptional and enviable location. Num Pages: 56 pages, 76 colour illustrations, 19 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWD; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 210. .
Format
Paperback
Publisher
National Trust United Kingdom
Number of pages
56
Condition
New
Publication date
2017
Edition
UK ed.
SKU
V9781843595243
ISBN
9781843595243
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 8.24

Paperback. A National Trust guidebook about Polesden Lacey, Surrey Num Pages: 64 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKESR; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 212 x 211 x 5. Weight in Grams: 224.
Publisher
National Trust
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843594925
ISBN
9781843594925
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 12.58

Paperback. A history of Rhondda Fawr Series: Then and Now. Num Pages: 96 pages, 160ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKWS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 230.
Publisher
Tempus
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752428437
ISBN
9780752428437
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.49

Paperback. Covers the Whitehaven area from St Bees in the south to Parton in the north. This book takes us on a tour from south to north, passing through industrial, residential, commercial and rural areas. It examines the chemical industry, coal mines of the Preston Isle, shipbuilding, and the maritime connections of the South and North Harbours. Series: Archive Photographs: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKENM; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
Tempus
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752422398
ISBN
9780752422398
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.49

Paperback. Presents a collection of more than 180 archive photographs tracing some of the many ways in which Congleton has changed and developed over the years. This book depicts various aspects of everyday life ranging from shops, businesses, churches and schools to work and leisure, day trips and days off. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, approx 200. BIC Classification: 1DBKENC; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752442792
ISBN
9780752442792
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.49

Paperback. The well-illustrated guide is a readable introduction to Sydenham Forest Hill. Num Pages: 144 pages, 128. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 175 x 9. Weight in Grams: 374.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752434063
ISBN
9780752434063
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.54

Paperback. Many Congleton residents will know the story of how the townspeople sold their Bible in the seventeenth century in order to buy a new bear, but details of other episodes from the town's history may be less well known. This study presents a chronological history of this Cheshire market town from Neolithic times to the twenty-first century. Series: Tempus History & Guide Series. Num Pages: 144 pages, 100 b&w & 30 colour photos. BIC Classification: 1DBKENC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 172 x 10. Weight in Grams: 380.
Publisher
Tempus
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752429465
ISBN
9780752429465
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.54

Paperback. A history of Cheshire inns and signs Num Pages: 96 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKENC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 166 x 11. Weight in Grams: 302.
Publisher
Tempus Publishing Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752447704
ISBN
9780752447704
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.54

Paperback. With the help of old photographs, this book traces the history of Ilkley from being a small town to a place of tourist attraction. Referred to in the "Domesday Book", it was a small agricultural village for centuries; all this changed when the potential of the local waters was realised in the eighteenth century, and Ilkley became known as a spa. Series: In Old Photographs. Num Pages: 144 pages, Illustrations, maps, ports. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 169 x 243 x 10. Weight in Grams: 382.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750939225
ISBN
9780750939225
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.54

Paperback. A history of Henley College Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; JNMF; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 156 x 9. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752432465
ISBN
9780752432465
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.49

Paperback. Num Pages: 125 pages, 220 b&w photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; HBJD1; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 252 x 167 x 9. Weight in Grams: 382.
Publisher
Dalesman Publishing Co Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9781858251608
ISBN
9781858251608
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 10.69

Paperback. A beautiful colouring book with images of Tyne and Wear. Series: A Colouring Book. Num Pages: 96 pages, 92. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYN; WF; WQH; WZS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 166 x 237 x 13. Weight in Grams: 272.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445661339
ISBN
9781445661339
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.73

Paperback. Explores the colourful and fascinating history of Gloucester through visible signs that it has left behind. This title takes a fresh look at some of the city's well-known - and not so well-known - buildings, and is also a guide to some of the many statues, sculptures, plaques and other memorials that can be found across the city. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 387 x 10. Weight in Grams: 298.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752470177
ISBN
9780752470177
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.54

Paperback. A history of Gloucester Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 173 x 173 x 9. Weight in Grams: 152.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752465531
ISBN
9780752465531
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 9.34

Paperback. A collection of tales from across the city that helps you discover the rich and colourful history of Bath. Featuring a story for every day of the year, it includes famous historical events, such as the building of Bath's Royal Crescent and Circus and the founding of the Royal Bath and West Show, alongside quirky and less well-known tales. Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 139 x 198 x 27. Weight in Grams: 396.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752470160
ISBN
9780752470160
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 11.57

Paperback. Presents a work of personal histories from the villages all around the Pontcysyllte Aqueduct. This book is a work of a collection of memories, and includes stories and photographs from the villages: Acrefair, Cefn Mawr, Froncysyllte, Garth, Newbridge, Pentre, Rhosymedre and Trevor. Num Pages: 128 pages, 100 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKWN; HBTD; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 8. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
The History Press LTD
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752437705
ISBN
9780752437705
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.49