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Paperback. Series: Archive Photographs. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAX; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240. .
Publisher
NPI Media Group
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752411644
ISBN
9780752411644

€ 15.71

Paperback. The first deep-sea fishing boats of Cornwall, from around 1800 onwards, are generally regarded as being influenced by the three-masted Breton luggers that sailed over in search of new fishing grounds. This book offers a look at the development of Cornish fishing boats, from the lugger to Pilchard seine-net boats. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWC; WGG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 165 x 6. Weight in Grams: 316.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752449067
ISBN
9780752449067

€ 15.71

Paperback. Traces some of the events and development that have taken place in Weymouth and neighbouring Portland over the last century. This title is illustrated with over 220 pictures, and highlights many of the important events that have occurred around this area, including Royal visits, commemoration ceremonies and shipwrecks. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWT; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 8. Weight in Grams: 320.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752430669
ISBN
9780752430669

€ 15.71

Paperback. Local history of Northfield Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 244 x 173 x 9. Weight in Grams: 332.
Publisher
Sutton Publishing Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750927833
ISBN
9780750927833

€ 15.71

Paperback. Offering a pictorial history of Edinburgh's Old Town, this title presents a collection of 200 images from the Edinburgh Room. The images cover the area known as the Royal Mile and include Castlehill, the Lawnmarket, High Street, Canongate, Grassmarket and George IV Bridge, as well as the royal residences of Holyrood House and Edinburgh Castle. Series: Images of Scotland. Num Pages: 128 pages, c. 200. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 165 x 8. Weight in Grams: 296.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752440835
ISBN
9780752440835

€ 15.71

Paperback. Along with the Low and High Hirst, Ashington was once part of the parish of the Barony of Bothal and consisted of nothing more than a farmhouse and cottages. In 1847, the first mining shaft was sunk in the Ellington Road Ends, the first of many pits in the area. This book tells about Ashington and its mining communities. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYN; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 166 x 9. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752433912
ISBN
9780752433912

€ 15.71

Paperback. The country town of Tewkesbury stands on a spit of gravel surrounded by two major rivers, the Severn and the Avon, and several smaller streams, which, to a great extent have formulated its shape and size. This work shows how Tewkesbury has developed over the years from a vibrant trading post to one of the nation's favourite tourist places. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200 black and white. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 167 x 8. Weight in Grams: 298.
Publisher
Tempus Publishing Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752446929
ISBN
9780752446929

€ 15.71

Paperback. A history of the market towns of Leicestershire & Rutland Series: In Old Photographs. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEML; HBJD1; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 175 x 248 x 13. Weight in Grams: 346.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750941372
ISBN
9780750941372

€ 15.71

Paperback. For what it's worth Num Pages: 160 pages, 75 black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; BGA; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 243 x 174 x 9. Weight in Grams: 370.
Publisher
Sutton Publishing Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750941556
ISBN
9780750941556

€ 15.71

Paperback. A history of Birmingham transport Series: Archive Photographs: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEM; KNG; WG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 172 x 10. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
Tempus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752415543
ISBN
9780752415543

€ 15.71

Paperback. Takes the reader on a tour of the hotspots of Worcestershire. This book contains tales of spectral sightings, active poltergeists and restless spirits appearing in streets, inns, churches, estates, public buildings and private homes across the area. It is suitable for those interested in Worcestershire's heritage. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMT; VXQG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 306.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752448725
ISBN
9780752448725

€ 15.71

Paperback. The lost alleys of Tewkesbury are a fascinating subject for research and the naming of these passageways is of great importance to the history of the town. This title is suitable for residents and visitors alike who want to discover more of the town's character and how it has changed over the years. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, 80 archive images. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 230.
Publisher
Tempus Publishing Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
First Edition. First Printing.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752431895
ISBN
9780752431895

€ 15.71

Paperback. Contains over 200 photographs of Croydon and one of its larger suburbs, Waddon. This book records various aspects of everyday life, from shops, businesses, churches and schools to work and leisure, day trips and days off. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESR; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 166 x 9. Weight in Grams: 302.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752443010
ISBN
9780752443010

€ 15.71

Paperback. Presents an anthology of true stories, drawn from the author's personal experience as a Registered Docker in the Port of London. This work is an attempt to preserve the memories of day to day life of the docklands in the past. It is of interest to those whose relatives worked as dockers, and to social historians. Num Pages: 146 pages, 50 black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; BT; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 247 x 174 x 9. Weight in Grams: 344.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750941389
ISBN
9780750941389

€ 15.71

Paperback. Around Hayes and West Drayton Num Pages: 128 pages, 200 black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; KCZ; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 244 x 173 x 7. Weight in Grams: 326.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750936699
ISBN
9780750936699

€ 15.71

Paperback. A history of pubs and breweries in Hull Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; WQH; WTHR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 167 x 9. Weight in Grams: 290.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752432847
ISBN
9780752432847

€ 15.71

Paperback. Founded in 1787, Bognor Regis has become a vibrant but relaxing seaside resort. Illustrated with over 200 images depicting the growth and changes to the town and its surrounding villages up to the 1970s, this book traces its history, starting from its earliest origins. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, c. 200. BIC Classification: 1DBKESX; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Edition
07th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752442990
ISBN
9780752442990

€ 15.71

Paperback. From rapid growth created by the textile industry to the development of various local government and social concerns such as the Victoria Hospital and the art gallery and museum at Towneley Hall, this title includes photographs of Burnley that illustrate some of the many changes that have taken place between 1850 and 1960. Series: Archive Photographs: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; HBJD1; WQH; WTH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240. .
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752415666
ISBN
9780752415666

€ 15.71

Paperback. Illustrated with over 100 images, this book presents the history of central Birmingham's public houses, the people who ran them, the customers who frequented them and the brewers who supplied and usually owned them. It is of interest to both those who frequent the pubs of this area and those interested in the history of Birmingham. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, Approx 130. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; WQH; WTHR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 235 x 15. Weight in Grams: 384.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752438733
ISBN
9780752438733

€ 15.71

Paperback. Strathearn, the valley of the River Earn, lies between the Highlands and Lowlands and its unique position as the gateway between the two has seen its involvement in many turbulent clashes in Scotland's past. Crieff - the 'capital of Strathearn' - was once a cattle town where drovers traded their beasts at the annual Michaelmas 'Tryst'. Series: Archive Photographs: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKSH; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 8. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752427973
ISBN
9780752427973

€ 15.71

Paperback. Burnley was once the cotton weaving capital of the world - 'we wove for home use before breakfast and for the rest of the world afterwards,' it was said. In 1929, 63 per cent of the working population of Burnley was involved in the industry. This work, illustrated with over 90 images, explores the history of this industry. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, black & white illustrations, maps, frontispiece. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 230.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752446592
ISBN
9780752446592

€ 15.71

Paperback. A history of Monkseaton & Hillheads Series: Archive Photographs: Images of England. Num Pages: 256 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYN; WQH; WT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 230.
Publisher
Tempus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752420646
ISBN
9780752420646

€ 15.71

Paperback. A collection of over 150 archive images that provides a nostalgic insight into the history of Padiham over the last century. Describing many aspects of life in this old market town, it includes chapters on work and industry - including the cotton mills, coal mines and stone quarries that marked the industrial heart of the Pennines. Num Pages: 96 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 170 x 10. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752451886
ISBN
9780752451886

€ 15.71

Paperback. Alongside recollections of High Wycombe's industrial heritage, this volume also recalls aspects of the town's everyday life, from shops and public houses to leisure pursuits and celebrations. Illustrated with over 190 pictures, it recalls life in the town during the first half of the twentieth century, when much of the old town still remained. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESU; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 167 x 9. Weight in Grams: 320.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752436784
ISBN
9780752436784

€ 15.71