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Local History

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Local History

Paperback. Comparing the workers of yesteryear with today's trades-people, along with some famous landmarks and little-known street scenes, this title provides a wide-ranging look at the area's absorbing history. It provides visitors with a glimpse of how the town used to be, in addition to awakening nostalgic memories for those who live or work here. Num Pages: 96 pages, illustrations (black and white, and colour). BIC Classification: 1DBKEYN; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 161 x 9. Weight in Grams: 284.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752465616
ISBN
9780752465616

€ 23.39

Paperback. This fascinating selection of photographs traces some of the many ways in which Winchester has changed and developed over the last century. Num Pages: 96 pages, 101 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESH; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 167 x 9. Weight in Grams: 306.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445612737
ISBN
9781445612737

€ 19.99
€ 19.50

Paperback. This fascinating selection of photographs traces some of the many ways in which Burnham-on-sea & Highbridge have changed and developed over the last century. Num Pages: 96 pages, 180 illustrations (black and white, and colour). BIC Classification: 1DBKEWS; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 200 x 9. Weight in Grams: 306.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445616421
ISBN
9781445616421

€ 19.99
€ 15.76

Paperback. Features spooky stories galore from the city and surrounding area. This book presents the Phantom Monk of Priory Row, ghostly grey ladies, a spectre that appears to do the washing up, a phantom lorry, spooky seances, and the Devil himself, rattling chains at Whitefriars. This collection is for anyone intrigued by Coventry's haunted heritage. Num Pages: 96 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; VXQG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 165 x 6. Weight in Grams: 224.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752437088
ISBN
9780752437088

€ 13.43

Paperback. An innovative collection of folk ballads re-told by professional storytellers. In association with the Society of Storytelling Editor(s): Manwaring, Kevan. Num Pages: 192 pages, 20 black & white line drawings. BIC Classification: 1DBK; JFHF; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129. .
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750970556
ISBN
9780750970556

€ 13.45

Paperback. A guided tour of the historic town of Penarth, showing how the areas you know and love have transformed over the centuries. Series: History Tour. Num Pages: 96 pages, 50. BIC Classification: 1DBKWS; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 169 x 125 x 14. Weight in Grams: 160.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445656915
ISBN
9781445656915

€ 15.60

Paperback. Presents a collection of more than 200 photographs, exploring the history of Didcot during the twentieth century. Every aspect of life in Didcot is captured in this tribute to the town: weddings and parties, schools and sports teams, churches, local clubs and theatre groups, hours of work and of leisure. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, Approx 200. BIC Classification: 1DBKESF; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 166 x 9. Weight in Grams: 312.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752439709
ISBN
9780752439709

€ 16.54

Paperback. A history of Keynsham Series: Archive Photographs: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 163 x 10. Weight in Grams: 294.
Publisher
Tempus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752430959
ISBN
9780752430959

€ 16.54

Hardcover. 260pp. xx. Index. Illustrated. Plates. Maps. Very clear text. Library markings. Keywords: Local history, genealogy
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Mercier Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1972
Edition
First Edition
SKU
KHS1004805
ISBN
9780853422891

€ 425.00

Paperback. Num Pages: 48 pages, 60 Photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKSC; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 184 x 173 x 4. Weight in Grams: 168.
Publisher
Stenlake Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
48
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781840335996
ISBN
9781840335996

€ 12.97

Paperback.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752448848
ISBN
9780752448848

€ 16.51

Paperback. Presents an introduction to Lancashire's pubs. This book opens with a chapter about the history of brewing and pubs, and a history of pub signs in Lancashire. Most of the book is dedicated to a round-up of over fifty interesting inns, their history and architecture, ghosts and legends associated with them, and their landlords and landladies. Num Pages: 176 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; WQH; WTHR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 250 x 179 x 13. Weight in Grams: 460.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750942195
ISBN
9780750942195

€ 18.57

Paperback. A history of Llandudno Series: Britain in Old Photographs. Num Pages: 160 pages, 200 b&w photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKWN; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 247 x 171 x 11. Weight in Grams: 424.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750935340
ISBN
9780750935340

€ 16.54

Paperback.
Publisher
Tempus
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752424446
ISBN
9780752424446

€ 16.51

Paperback. 47pp. Plates. Usual library markings. Tight binding. Text clear and bright. Cover slightly sunned. Keywords: Local History - Leinster
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Colm O Lochlainn Dublin
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1961
SKU
KON0824189

€ 10.00

Paperback. The Peak District of Derbyshire is said to experience more bizarre happenings and unexplainable encounters than any other part of England. This collection of true-life tales details some of the terrifying accounts of spectres and apparitions which have been documented over the years. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMD; VXQG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 164 x 8. Weight in Grams: 290.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752451220
ISBN
9780752451220

€ 16.51

Paperback. A comprehensive history of Coventry Num Pages: 240 pages, 105 maps, plans, diagrams and photographs (30 in colour). BIC Classification: 1DBKEM; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 173 x 17. Weight in Grams: 670.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752433455
ISBN
9780752433455

€ 22.67

Paperback. Bethnal Green is at the heart of London's East End, infamous as the stamping ground of gangland bosses the Kray Twins. In this book the world of Bethnal Green's back streets in the 1920s, 1930s and during the Second World War is vividly recalled including the endless struggle to make ends meet, the little shops, street sellers, etc. Num Pages: 130 pages, Illustrations, ports. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; HBJD1; HBLW; HBTB; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 243 x 172 x 11. Weight in Grams: 460.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750938150
ISBN
9780750938150

€ 18.57

Paperback. Traces the records of inns and pubs that have served the town of Lancaster over the centuries. This book paints a picture of inn life, touching on different aspects, including brewing, publicans, food, prostitution, famous visitors and inn names, and provides a gazetteer of Lancaster inns. Num Pages: 160 pages, black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 243 x 169 x 9. Weight in Grams: 406. 160 pages, black and white illustrations. Traces the records of inns and pubs that have served the town of Lancaster over the centuries. This book paints a picture of inn life, touching on different aspects, including brewing, publicans, food, prostitution, famous visitors and inn names, and provides a gazetteer of Lancaster inns. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; WQH. Dimension: 243 x 169 x 9. Weight: 406.
Publisher
Carnegie Publishing Ltd
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9781874181286
ISBN
9781874181286

€ 6.52

Paperback. Voices of Quedgeley & Hardwicke Series: Tempus Oral History Series. Num Pages: 128 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWG; HBTD; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 470.
Publisher
Tempus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752426556
ISBN
9780752426556

€ 16.51