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Local History

Paperback. Telling stories about well-known local characters of Paignton, the history of local businesses, this work explores the truth behind various myths and legends, and, reminds readers of long-gone buildings, and bygone pubs and clubs, among others. It also covers Paignton with a selection of illustrations and entertaining text. Num Pages: 144 pages, 50 black and white. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWD; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 174 x 248 x 11. Weight in Grams: 424.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Edition
07th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750947398
ISBN
9780750947398

€ 16.54

Paperback. Phil Carradice's account of growing up in Pembrokeshire after the Second World War ended. Num Pages: 128 pages, 119. BIC Classification: 1DBKW; HBLW; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 232 x 165 x 11. Weight in Grams: 310. 128 pages, 119 Illustrations. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DBKW; HBLW; WQH. Dimension: 232 x 165 x 11. Weight: 310.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445613116
ISBN
9781445613116

€ 19.99
€ 15.76

Pamphlet. 47pp. Keywords: Local history Mayo, Knock
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Custodians of Knock Shrine
Publication date
1979
SKU
KHS1011595

€ 14.00

Paperback. Reflecting Birmingham in the 1940s and 1950s, this work tells of the games played then in the streets: hopscotch, queenie, marbles, skipping, roller skating. It takes us back to school life during and after the war, to what it was like to be sick before the advent of the NHS and antibiotics; and more. Num Pages: 144 pages, 20 photos and drawings. BIC Classification: 1DBKEM; 3JJPG; BGA; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 149 x 210 x 8. Weight in Grams: 280. A Birmingham Childhood of the 1940s and 1950s. 144 pages, 20 photos and drawings. Reflecting Birmingham in the 1940s and 1950s, this work tells of the games played then in the streets: hopscotch, queenie, marbles, skipping, roller skating. It takes us back to school life during and after the war, to what it was like to be sick before the advent of the NHS and antibiotics; and more. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DBKEM; 3JJPG; BGA; WQH. Dimension: 149 x 210 x 8. Weight: 274.
Publisher
Brewin Books
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781858582931
ISBN
9781858582931

€ 16.81

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

€ 16.51

Paperback. Postcard from Shakespeare's Avon Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 250 x 170 x 10. Weight in Grams: 420.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750948487
ISBN
9780750948487

€ 18.60

Paperback.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752454580
ISBN
9780752454580

€ 16.51

Paperback. Takes the reader on a pictorial journey along the entire length of the Dee in over 200 old picture postcards - starting in North Wales, high above the village of Llanuwchllyn, by a stream which flows from ancient rocks into a sheet of still, deep water called Lake Bala. It is from this source that the River Dee flows. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKSH; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 173 x 9. Weight in Grams: 324.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750951197
ISBN
9780750951197

€ 16.54

Paperback. The Wye flows for more than 130 miles, from the high slopes of Plynlimon in Wales to the Severn Estuary, passing through some of the most picturesque scenery in Britain en route. This book offers a record of how the river once was, including its industrial heritage as well as more rural scenes. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 172 x 10. Weight in Grams: 340.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750948500
ISBN
9780750948500

€ 16.54

Paperback. Together with rare images and accounts from fellow evacuees who were sent to Cornwall to escape the ravages of war, this book reveals how these experiences are indelibly inscribed on the minds of wartime children. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 249 x 172 x 9. Weight in Grams: 342.
Edition
Illustrated
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752455402
ISBN
9780752455402

€ 16.54

Paperback.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752455174
ISBN
9780752455174

€ 16.51

Disbound. 25pp. 1749. Slightly dust soiled, small hole worn away on front, close to bottom of spine. Further Information available on request. Keywords: Irish History, local history Dublin
Publisher
William Johnston, in Crooked-Sta Dublin
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KHS0078505

€ 245.00

Paperback. Discover Dublin from the Vikings to the present day with this authoritative short history Num Pages: 139 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; HBJD1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 188 x 129 x 12. Weight in Grams: 148.
Publisher
Gill & Macmillan Ltd Dublin
Number of pages
139
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780717144174
ISBN
9780717144174

€ 12.99
€ 11.92

Paperback. Num Pages: 128 pages, 15 black & white illustrations, 8 black & white plates. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAS; 3JJ; JFSJ1; JPHF; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 157 x 234 x 7. Weight in Grams: 210.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750955577
ISBN
9780750955577

€ 16.54

First edition. Clean copy with minor shelf wear
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Midlands East Regional Tourism Authority
Publication date
1996
SKU
KOC0025365

€ 17.95

paperback. Illustrated . Limerick.
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Treaty Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1991
SKU
KEX0222687

€ 17.95

Paperback. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 198 x 10. Weight in Grams: 202.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750956284
ISBN
9780750956284

€ 11.38

Pamphlet. 48pp. Signed by Maire Conway-Griffin, one of the Authors. Keywords: Irish Music
Condition
Used, Like New
Publisher
Comhaltas Ceoiltóiri Eireann
Publication date
2001
SKU
KON0823956

€ 14.00

Pamphlet. 20pp. Illustrations. Keywords: Local history, religious poetry, Irish language
Condition
Used, Like New
Publisher
Fitzpatrick Bros
Publication date
1953
Edition
First Edition
SKU
KHS1004932

€ 60.00

Hardback. 174pp. Map and numerous plates and illustrations in the text. Inscribed to his wife by W.R. Grace, his library plate on inside front cover. Original cloth. Title in gilt on spine. Embossed boards. Gilt decoration to front board. Advertisements on endpapers. Hinges splitting. A very good copy with clear, bright text and illustrations. Keywords: Local History - Killarney, County Kerry, Irish History, 19th Century Ireland, Travel, Rare and Antiquarian Books
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Virtue Brothers and Co London
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1865
SKU
KHS0067575

€ 165.00