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Paperback. In this intriguing new collection of old postcards and photographs, the Paddington of the past has been recreated through the images that were recognisable daily sights to those who have know the area during the twentieth century. Series: Archive Photographs: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, black & white halftones, frontispiece. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 165 x 235 x 9. Weight in Grams: 322.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752422046
ISBN
9780752422046
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 16.22

Paperback. A collection of over 200 archive postcards that explores the communities of Stepney, Poplar and Bethnal Green in the East End of London, before they were amalgamated in 1965 to form the London Borough of Tower Hamlets. It is a pictorial history which reawakens nostalgic memories for some, while offering a glimpse into the past for others. Series: Archive Photographs: Images of London S. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 164 x 9. Weight in Grams: 312.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752424941
ISBN
9780752424941
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 16.22

Paperback. Most of the images collected here are published for the first time and have been drawn from the author's own extensive collection of old picture postcards. Series: Archive Photographs. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBK; HBJD1; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 166 x 9. Weight in Grams: 294.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752403694
ISBN
9780752403694
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 16.22

Paperback. Presents a picture of the events and people which helped shaped the city of London, including the building and wartime destruction of some of its characteristic features. Focusing on the famous heart of the city, this work features the images that date from the Edwardian period and slightly after, when London was the greatest city in the world. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 166 x 10. Weight in Grams: 312.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752449357
ISBN
9780752449357
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.99
€ 19.24

Paperback. The River Thames has been a source of livelihood for generations of East Enders living in the historic riverside neighbourhoods of the former Metropolitan Boroughs of Stepney, Poplar and adjacent areas. This title draws on pictorial archives to offer a glimpse into the past of one of the most individual and fascinating quarters of London. Series: Images of London. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 166 x 10. Weight in Grams: 306.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752435190
ISBN
9780752435190
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.99
€ 20.24

Paperback. A history of Yeovil Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 249 x 171 x 11. Weight in Grams: 438.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752431215
ISBN
9780752431215
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 25.99
€ 22.26

Paperback. A history of motoring around Surrey Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKESR; WGC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752423609
ISBN
9780752423609
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 18.24

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Irish Academic Press Ltd
Condition
New
SKU
V9780716527237
ISBN
9780716527237
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.48

Paperback. A collection of over 200 archive images that provide an insight into the changing history of Elland over the 100 years. It includes chapters on work, schools, transport, streets, industry and local events, providing a record of vistas and past practices. Each image is accompanied by a caption, describing many aspects of life in the town. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, Approx 200. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 166 x 8. Weight in Grams: 296.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752441450
ISBN
9780752441450
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 16.22

paperback. With over 200 archive photographs, this collection documents life in the Malverns from the 1860s until the 1950s. All aspects of everyday life are featured, including shops and businesses, work and leisure and the war years. Local events such as the Bicycle Carnivals at Malvern Link are also recalled. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMT; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 237 x 174 x 9. Weight in Grams: 296.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Condition
New
Edition
UK ed
SKU
V9780752436678
ISBN
9780752436678
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.99
€ 19.24

Hardback. Transportation historian Brian Cudahy shows how a unique blend of enterprises emerged in the final years of the 19th century to connect Coney Island with the independent municipality of Brooklyn, with New York City and, ultimately, with the rest of the world. Num Pages: 346 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBBEY; WG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 3895 x 5830 x 30. Weight in Grams: 711.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Fordham University Press United States
Number of pages
346
Condition
New
SKU
V9780823222087
ISBN
9780823222087
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 109.31

Paperback. Transportation historian Brian Cudahy shows how a unique blend of enterprises emerged in the final years of the 19th century to connect Coney Island with the independent municipality of Brooklyn, with New York City and, ultimately, with the rest of the world. Num Pages: 346 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBBEY; WG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 3895 x 5830 x 24. Weight in Grams: 616.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Fordham University Press United States
Number of pages
346
Condition
New
SKU
V9780823222094
ISBN
9780823222094
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 52.26

Paperback. Traces the history of urban mass transit from its beginnings in the 1830s to the present, focusing on the technological, business, labor, and consumer aspects of its development. Num Pages: 266 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: HBJK; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 3895 x 5830 x 25. Weight in Grams: 416.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1991
Publisher
Fordham University Press United States
Number of pages
266
Condition
New
SKU
V9780823212781
ISBN
9780823212781
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 54.57

Paperback. Num Pages: 96 pages, 170 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEY; WGF; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 228 x 249 x 9. Weight in Grams: 438.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750970013
ISBN
9780750970013
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 32.99
€ 28.31

Paperback. A unique and charming look at the history of Rochester, Strood and the Hoo Peninsula and its inhabitants through a fascinating collection of beautiful photographs. Series: From Old Photographs. Num Pages: 96 pages, 240. BIC Classification: 1DBKESK; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445646862
ISBN
9781445646862
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 27.69

Paperback. This fascinating selection of photographs traces some of the many ways in which Broughty Ferry has changed and developed over the last century. Series: Through Time. Num Pages: 96 pages, 180. BIC Classification: 1DBKSH; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 168 x 232 x 9. Weight in Grams: 302.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445652375
ISBN
9781445652375
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 27.81

Paperback. This fascinating selection of photographs traces some of the many ways in which Dundee has changed and developed over the last century. Series: Through Time. Num Pages: 96 pages, illustrated. BIC Classification: 1DBKSH; WQH; WQN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 170 x 7. Weight in Grams: 306.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445621616
ISBN
9781445621616
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 27.67

Paperback. A history of central Cardiff Series: Archive Photographs. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKWS; WQH; WTH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 165 x 9. Weight in Grams: 296.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752411385
ISBN
9780752411385
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.99
€ 17.22

Paperback. Illustrated with over 100 old photographs, postcards and promotional advertisements, this book looks at the beers and breweries which vanished and the ones which survived. Glimpses of working and social life, and some of the pubs' lively clientele are also featured, each image recalling the social history of Cardiff's brewing industry. Series: Images of Wales. Num Pages: 128 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKWS; WQH; WTHR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 8. .
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752431109
ISBN
9780752431109
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 16.22

Paperback. Cardiff Remembered Series: Archive Photographs. Num Pages: 288 pages, 100ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKW; HBJD1; HBTD; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 172 x 10. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752407180
ISBN
9780752407180
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 16.22

Paperback. Drawing on his detailed knowledge of the city's history, in this book Brian Lee takes the reader on a pictorial journey of the Cardiff of yesteryear. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200 b&w. BIC Classification: 1DBKWS; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 173 x 248 x 9. Weight in Grams: 336.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752458366
ISBN
9780752458366
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 16.22

Paperback. A collection of approximately 200 archive images, which are accompanied by captions. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, Approx 200. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 166 x 9. Weight in Grams: 302.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752439792
ISBN
9780752439792
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 16.22

Paperback. Features long-gone pubs, cinemas, churches and shops - including the family store David Morgan, which closed its doors for the last time in January 2005. This book also covers the Cardiff Arms Park, which staged the 1958 Empire and Commonwealth games, and where the Welsh Greyhound Racing Derby was held until the track closed in 1977. Num Pages: 160 pages, 270 black and white photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKWS; HBJD1; HBLW; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 238 x 172 x 10. Weight in Grams: 470.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Edition
07th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750946162
ISBN
9780750946162
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 18.24

Paperback. Yesterday's Cardiff Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKWS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 232 x 156 x 9. Weight in Grams: 296.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752465296
ISBN
9780752465296
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.99
€ 17.22

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