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Paperback. A selection of photographs that illustrates the transformation that has taken place in Stockton-on-Tees during the 20th century. It offers insight into the daily lives and living conditions of local people and gives the reader glimpses and details of familiar places during this century of change. It records the process of transformation. Num Pages: 120 pages, Illustrations, ports. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYD; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 166 x 8. Weight in Grams: 304.
Publisher
Sutton Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750949101
ISBN
9780750949101

€ 12.81

Paperback. Includes photographs which illustrates the transformation that has taken place in the Black Country during the 20th century. This book offers an insight into the daily lives and living conditions of local people and gives the reader glimpses and details of familiar places during this century of change. It records the process of transformation. Num Pages: 120 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEM; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 164 x 8. Weight in Grams: 304.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
120
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750949439
ISBN
9780750949439

€ 12.81

Paperback. A selection of photographs that illustrates the extraordinary transformation that has taken place on the North Wales coast over the last hundred years. It offers an insight into the daily lives and living conditions of local people and gives the reader glimpses and details of familiar places during a century of unprecedented change. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKWN; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 164 x 8. Weight in Grams: 306.
Publisher
History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752457703
ISBN
9780752457703

€ 15.71

Paperback. A selection of photographs that illustrates the transformation that has taken place in The Potteries during 20th century. It offers an insight into the daily lives and living conditions of local people and gives the reader glimpses and details of familiar places during a century of change. It records the process of transformation. Num Pages: 120 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 165 x 9. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
Sutton Publishing Ltd
Number of pages
120
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750948999
ISBN
9780750948999

€ 12.81

Paperback. Includes photographs which illustrates the transformation that has taken place in Uxbridge during the 20th century. This book offers an insight into the daily lives and living conditions of local people and gives the reader glimpses and details of familiar places during this century of change. It records the process of transformation. Num Pages: 120 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 167 x 9. Weight in Grams: 290.
Publisher
History Pr Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750949415
ISBN
9780750949415

€ 15.71

Paperback. Brings together thirty-six murderous tales that shocked not only Wales but also made national headlines. This book includes the case of William Augustus Lacey, who killed his young wife with a razor in a fit of jealously at Pontypridd in 1900; baby farmer Rhoda Willis, the first woman to be hanged at Cardiff Prison, in 1907; and, more. Num Pages: 192 pages, 45 black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKW; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 174 x 13. Weight in Grams: 548.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750949613
ISBN
9780750949613

€ 17.65

Paperback. Includes photographs which illustrates the transformation that has taken place in Wolverhampton during the 20th century. This book offers an insight into the daily lives and living conditions of local people and gives the reader glimpses and details of familiar places during this century of change. It records the process of transformation. Num Pages: 120 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 166 x 9. Weight in Grams: 312.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750949422
ISBN
9780750949422

€ 12.81

Paperback. 464pp and introduction. Bound in green cloth with leather label and gilt work to spine. An exact facsimile reprint of the first edition (1846). Originally published for the Irish Archaeological Society, Re-published by Kennys in 1978 with a new introduction by William Hogan
Publisher
Kenny's Bookshops and Art Galleries
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1978
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KHS0001745

€ 200.00

Paperback. Providing readers with a seasonal anthology of the county, this collection of Sussex carols and customs, seasonal recipes and literary tales, re-examines the rich heritage of Christmas past from around the county. It features Christmas disasters, such as the Lewes avalanche, to well-known seasonal songs - such as Good King Wenceslas. Num Pages: 192 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESX; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 160 x 122 x 14. Weight in Grams: 180.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752436708
ISBN
9780752436708

€ 12.81

Map.
Publisher
Mapseeker Archive Publishing
Number of pages
1
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844918140
ISBN
9781844918140

€ 25.02

Paperback. This account of a village in the Cotswolds and its inhabitants in the late 19th century includes the topography, agriculture and language of the surrounding area and in particular the country pursuits of hunting, shooting and fishing. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 125 x 14. Weight in Grams: 202.
Publisher
Nonsuch Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845880156
ISBN
9781845880156

€ 12.87

Hardcover. From petticoat duels and lucky cats to the Stiffs Express, Lord Nelson's spare nose, the Piccadilly earthquake and the Great Beer Flood of 1814, this book takes you on a captivating, wildly entertaining tour of the city you think you know, unearthing the capital's secrets and commemorating its rich, colourful and unusual history. Num Pages: 240 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; WQH; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 211 x 158 x 22. Weight in Grams: 304.
Publisher
Transworld Publishers
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780593073230
ISBN
9780593073230

€ 13.99
€ 11.81

Hardcover. Num Pages: 300 largely colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMF; BK; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 184 x 250 x 35. Weight in Grams: 1412.
Publisher
Logaston Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781906663971
ISBN
9781906663971

€ 31.99
€ 26.84

Paperback.
Publisher
NPI Media Group
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752435794
ISBN
9780752435794

€ 12.81

Hardcover. A beautiful collection of poems, family reminiscences and stunning photography brings Thomas Kinsella's Dublin to life. Here, Kinsella's poems are shaped around personal recollections of the people and places closest to his heart. Num Pages: 112 pages, 70 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: DCF; DQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. Weight in Grams: 341.
Publisher
O'Brien Press Ltd Dublin
Number of pages
112
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Edition
illustrated edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780862789954
ISBN
9780862789954

€ 21.99
€ 17.07

Hardcover. 320pp. Illustrated. Keywords: Local History Dublin, 18th Century Ireland, Irish Music
Publisher
Irish Academic Press Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1988
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KHS0083219
ISBN
9780716524304

€ 45.00

Hardcover. Dublin. Good clean copy in dustwrapper. DW with some minor shelf wear.
Publisher
Irish Academic Press Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1988
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KTG0017405
ISBN
9780716524304

€ 15.00

Pamphlet. Article in 'Duiche Neill'. Journal of the O Neill Country Historical Society, No. 17, 2008. Keywords: Local History - Co. Tyrone, Genealogy, Periodical, 16th - 20th Century Ireland. 18pp
Publisher
O Neill Country Historical Centre
Publication date
2008
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KON0823416

€ 25.00

Paperback. A month-by-month catalogue of reported spectral sightings and paranormal phenomena from around the South West of England. It includes strange tales of restless spirits appearing in streets, buildings and churchyards across the region. It is suitable for those interested in the West Country's haunted heritage. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWC; 1DBKEWD; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 166 x 11. Weight in Grams: 304.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752452685
ISBN
9780752452685

€ 17.65

Paperback. Another selection of old photographs of Shrewsbury from local author David Trumper. Featuring images of the town's streets, shops, events, pubs, industry, people and places, he paints a colourful picture of life in the Shropshire town in bygone years. Series: Britain in Old Photographs. Num Pages: 144 pages, 200 b&w photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMP; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 244 x 172 x 10. Weight in Grams: 420.
Publisher
Sutton Pub., c.2003,
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750935067
ISBN
9780750935067

€ 15.71

Paperback. Num Pages: 176 pages, 60 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 156 x 11. Weight in Grams: 280.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750959605
ISBN
9780750959605

€ 15.71

Paperback. A day-by-day catalogue of 365 ghastly tales from around the county dating from the twelfth to the twentieth centuries. It includes the stories of tragedy, torment and the truly unfortunate with diverse tales of highwaymen, murderers, bodysnatchers, duellists, poachers, witches, giants, Fen Tigers, rioters and rebels. Num Pages: 192 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 173 x 10. Weight in Grams: 494.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752450100
ISBN
9780752450100

€ 17.65

Paperback. A catalogue of 365 ghastly tales from around Cornwall. It contains dreadful deeds, macabre deaths, strange occurrences and heinous homicides and explores the darker side of the county's past. It tells about the leaders of the 1497 rebellion, who fought for their county only to be hanged, drawn and quartered at Tyburn. Num Pages: 192 pages, Illustrations, ports. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 247 x 173 x 12. Weight in Grams: 474.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750951319
ISBN
9780750951319

€ 19.57

Paperback. Grim Almanac of Devon Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWD; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 242 x 172 x 15. Weight in Grams: 482.
Publisher
Sutton Publishing Ltd
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750950473
ISBN
9780750950473

€ 17.65