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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

€ 15.76

Paperback. The Cumbrian Mountains with their sixteen lakes radiating from a central point like the spokes of a wheel and their numerous smaller tarns have become lakeland, renowned for its great natural beauty. This title presents 100 historic sites of the northern part of this area. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKENM; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 172 x 10. Weight in Grams: 410.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750950831
ISBN
9780750950831

€ 15.74

Paperback. Antrim has a rich heritage of myths and legends which is uniquely captured in this collection of traditional tales from across the county. Here you will find tales of the traditional rural ways of life among the residents of Antrim, their customs and superstitions, alongside stories of legendary heroes, faeries, witches, and ghostly goings-on. Num Pages: 192 pages, 25 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKN; JFHF; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 133 x 14. Weight in Grams: 216.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845887865
ISBN
9781845887865

€ 12.99
€ 11.92

Paperback. The first stone of Corfe Castle was laid more than 1,000 years ago. Since then it's seen its fair share of battles, mysteries and plots. It's been a treasury, military garrison, royal residence and family home. Now it stands as one of Britain's most iconic and evocative survivors of the English Civil War. Num Pages: 32 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWT; WQH; WTHM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 213 x 210 x 7. Weight in Grams: 214.
Publisher
National Trust
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843594550
ISBN
9781843594550

€ 7.99
€ 7.90

Paperback. Num Pages: 240 pages, 25 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBR; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 158 x 234 x 20. Weight in Grams: 374.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845880873
ISBN
9781845880873

€ 25.00
€ 19.69

Paperback. Haunted Durham contains a startling collection of true-life tales from in and around the city. Num Pages: 96 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYD; VXQG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 238 x 165 x 6. Weight in Grams: 234.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752454108
ISBN
9780752454108

€ 12.85

Paperback. A unique and charming look at the history of Moseley and its inhabitants, through a fascinating collection of beautiful photographs. Num Pages: 96 pages, 40. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 167 x 9. Weight in Grams: 234.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848681415
ISBN
9781848681415

€ 25.22

Paperback. Highgate and Muswell Hill Series: Archive Photographs. Num Pages: 192 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBK; HBJD1; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 166 x 11. Weight in Grams: 368.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752401195
ISBN
9780752401195

€ 15.76

Map. Series: Old O.S. Maps of Lancashire. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; 3JH; WQH; WTRM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 213 x 123 x 2. Weight in Grams: 24. Lancashire Sheet 104.14. Series: Old O.S. Maps of Lancashire. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; 3JH; WQH; WTR. Dimension: 213 x 123 x 2. Weight: 24.
Publisher
The Godfrey Edition
Publication date
1996
Edition
Facsim.of 1889 Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780850547801
ISBN
9780850547801

€ 6.25

Paperback. The Guide Association in Cornwall Series: Archive Photographs: Images of Wales. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWC; HBTB; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
Tempus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752422541
ISBN
9780752422541

€ 13.80

Paperback.
Publisher
Fonthill Media United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781552759
ISBN
9781781552759

€ 17.70

Paperback. Explore Preston's secret history through a fascinating selection of stories, facts and photographs. Series: Secrets. Num Pages: 96 pages, 100. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 179 x 11. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445652252
ISBN
9781445652252

€ 25.25

Paperback. The third edition of this comprehensive guide to the canals of Britain features all-new color photography, and is packed with maps and text relating the attractions of the canals. Num Pages: 336 pages, Full colour photos, illustrations and maps throughout. BIC Classification: 1DBK; WGGN; WQH; WSSN; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 298 x 24. Weight in Grams: 1388.
Publisher
Adlard Coles
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
3rd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472929723
ISBN
9781472929723

€ 33.99
€ 25.09

Paperback. After retirement from a career in medicine, the author turned his acute and wide-ranging mind to the study of the history and traditions of his native Lewis. With over sixty essays on people, places and tradition, this title reveals a range of the author's erudition, and informs his love and deep knowledge of his native island. Num Pages: 288 pages, 1 map. BIC Classification: 1DBKSHL; HBJD1; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 124 x 21. Weight in Grams: 268. 288 pages, 1 map. After retirement from a career in medicine, the author turned his acute and wide-ranging mind to the study of the history and traditions of his native Lewis. With over sixty essays on people, places and tradition, this title reveals a range of the author's erudition, and informs his love and deep knowledge of his native island. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DBKSHL; HBJD1; WQH. Dimension: 196 x 124 x 21. Weight: 264.
Publisher
Birlinn Ltd
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781841580555
ISBN
9781841580555

€ 10.81

Paperback. This fascinating selection of photographs traces some of the many ways in which Leighton Buzzard has changed and developed over the last century Series: Through Time. Num Pages: 96 pages, 183, 119 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESD; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 166 x 9. Weight in Grams: 312. 96 pages, Approx 183 illustrations incl 119 colour. This fascinating selection of photographs traces some of the many ways in which Leighton Buzzard has changed and developed over the last century. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DBKESD; WQH; WQP. Dimension: 233 x 166 x 9. Weight: 306.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445606026
ISBN
9781445606026

€ 25.22

Paperback. The town of Pontypridd has seen many changes over the years. This edition contains old photographs of Pontypridd that takes the reader on a journey back in time to discover why this frontier town was born out of the industrialisation of its surrounding valleys and transformed from a sleepy agricultural region into one of the largest in Wales. Series: Images of Wales. Num Pages: 128 pages, 214. BIC Classification: 1DBKWS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
Tempus Publishing Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Edition
07th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752443768
ISBN
9780752443768

€ 15.76

Paperback. Explore Derby's secret history through a fascinating selection of stories, facts and photographs. Series: Secret. Num Pages: 96 pages, 100. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMD; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 234 x 16. Weight in Grams: 278.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445653693
ISBN
9781445653693

€ 18.99
€ 14.98

Paperback.
Publisher
Associated Editions
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9781906429010
ISBN
9781906429010

€ 20.00
€ 17.75

Paperback. Num Pages: 48 pages, 52 b&w photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKSC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 237 x 175 x 4. Weight in Grams: 148.
Publisher
Stenlake Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
48
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9781840331486
ISBN
9781840331486

€ 11.40

Paperback. A collection of more than 180 old photographs that traces some of the many ways in which Northampton has changed and developed, and the ways in which it has remained untouched. This work records various aspects of everyday life, from shops and businesses, churches and schools, to images of work and leisure, day trips and days off. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, Approx 200. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMM; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 164 x 9. Weight in Grams: 302.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752438368
ISBN
9780752438368

€ 15.76

Paperback. This year marks the 25th anniversary of Bath's inscription with UNESCO as a World Heritage site. It is recognised for a number of Outstanding Universal Values (OUVs). This richly illustrated book will focus on 25 locations throughout the city that have been identified as embodying elements of these OUVs. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations (chiefly col.). BIC Classification: 1DBKEWS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 170 x 248 x 11. Weight in Grams: 374.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752488141
ISBN
9780752488141

€ 16.99
€ 13.39

Paperback. The history of one of England's most important historic cities through the 'voices' of Norwich's inhabitants, from its earliest origins to the present Num Pages: 272 pages, 42 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAN; WQH; WQN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 124 x 197 x 20. Weight in Grams: 264.
Publisher
Amberley
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445634609
ISBN
9781445634609

€ 16.99
€ 13.40

Paperback. Num Pages: 56 pages, 60. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 239 x 175 x 4. Weight in Grams: 186.
Publisher
Stenlake Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
56
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9781840334685
ISBN
9781840334685

€ 14.99
€ 14.44

Paperback. Num Pages: 48 pages, 51ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKSC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 230 x 178 x 3. Weight in Grams: 160.
Publisher
Stenlake Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
48
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Condition
New
SKU
V9781840330137
ISBN
9781840330137

€ 14.99
€ 14.44