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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

€ 19.64

Paperback. Just across the River Thames from St Paul's Cathedral stands an old house. Built in the days of Queen Anne, it stands in the footprint of a far older habitation. Some of the people who have lived in the house have been skilled; some were prosperous traders in the coal and iron on which Britain's industrial revolution ran. Num Pages: 272 pages, 16pp b/w illustrations, app 6 integrated maps and diagrams. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 18. Weight in Grams: 218.
Publisher
Pimlico
Number of pages
272
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844130948
ISBN
9781844130948

€ 14.99
€ 11.22

Hardcover. A history of South Benfleet Num Pages: 160 pages, 160 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAX; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 194 x 254 x 16. Weight in Grams: 576.
Publisher
Phillimore & Co.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9781860773594
ISBN
9781860773594

€ 18.66

Paperback.
Publisher
AMBERLEY PUBLISHING PLC
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445600017
ISBN
9781445600017

€ 25.25

Paperback. This fascinating selection of photographs gives an insight into the history of the buses operated by Northern Scottish. Num Pages: 96 pages, 180 illustrations (black and white, and colour). BIC Classification: 1DBKS; WGCF; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 188 x 9. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445615288
ISBN
9781445615288

€ 25.25

Paperback. Life in the historic county of Hampshire has not always been peaceful, for it has experienced numerous murders, some of which are little known outside the county borders, others that have shocked the nation. This book is suitable for those who are interested in the shady side of Hampshire's history. Series: Murders. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESH; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 249 x 180 x 12. Weight in Grams: 412.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750951067
ISBN
9780750951067

€ 17.70

Paperback. Explore Leeds' secret history through a fascinating selection of stories, facts and photographs. Series: Secret. Num Pages: 96 pages, 100. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 343 x 12. Weight in Grams: 288.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445655123
ISBN
9781445655123

€ 18.99
€ 14.96

Paperback.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752455143
ISBN
9780752455143

€ 15.76

Paperback. Keywords: Local History - Co. Dublin, Photography, Culture, Art and Architecture. 92pp
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Gill & Macmillan Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
SKU
KON0823300
ISBN
9780717125388

€ 15.00

Paperback. Num Pages: 96 pages, 216 Photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKSC; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 273 x 211 x 18. Weight in Grams: 386.
Publisher
Stenlake Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9781840334517
ISBN
9781840334517

€ 25.99
€ 23.77

Paperback. 8vo..Original paperback edition. Good clean former library copy with neat labels inside front cover.North of Ireland.
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Ulster Historical Foundation
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
SKU
KEX0294215
ISBN
9781903688458

€ 15.00

Paperback. A collection of over 200 archive photographs, postcards and engravings from collections housed in Birmingham Central Library. It recreates scenes from many of the industries that once thrived in the heart of the Midlands. It explores the skilled jobs of gun manufacture, war munitions and car production. Series: Archive Photographs: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
Tempus
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752422527
ISBN
9780752422527

€ 15.76

Paperback. Illustrates the transformation that has taken place in Bristol 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: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 165 x 8. Weight in Grams: 308.
Publisher
Sutton Publishing Ltd
Number of pages
120
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750949330
ISBN
9780750949330

€ 12.84

Paperback. This fascinating selection of photographs traces some of the many ways in which Wilmslow has changed and developed over the last century. Series: Through Time. Num Pages: 96 pages, 189, 97 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKENC; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 168 x 8. Weight in Grams: 308. 96 pages, 189 Illustrations incl 97 colour. This fascinating selection of photographs traces some of the many ways in which Wilmslow has changed and developed over the last century. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DBKENC; WQH; WQP. Dimension: 234 x 168 x 8. Weight: 308.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445608686
ISBN
9781445608686

€ 18.99
€ 14.96

Paperback. On Christmas Eve in 1874 the worst accident in the GWR's history occurred at Shipton-on-Cherwell, near Oxford, when the 10 am from London Paddington to Birkenhead derailed, killing thirty-four passengers. This book details the history surrounding this tragic event using the accounts of eyewitnesses, archive newspaper articles and reports. Num Pages: 224 pages, 80 b/w illustratons. BIC Classification: 1DBKESF; 3JH; WGF; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 172 x 10. Weight in Grams: 560.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752445120
ISBN
9780752445120

€ 20.60

Hardcover. Num Pages: 168 pages, 112 colour aerial photos, 60 b&w aerial photos. BIC Classification: AJRK; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 232 x 232 x 19. Weight in Grams: 750.
Publisher
SBP Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
168
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780955726514
ISBN
9780955726514

€ 19.71

Paperback. A guide that explores all things strange and uncanny, paranormal and peculiar in Aberdeenshire, one of the most scenic parts of Scotland (which also includes part of the Cairngorms National Park). It also surveys historic sites and ancient monuments - such as the innumerable stone circles and castles. Num Pages: 192 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKSH; VXQ; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 155 x 13. Weight in Grams: 414.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752449883
ISBN
9780752449883

€ 17.70

Paperback. A history of Leicestershire Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEML; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 163 x 9. Weight in Grams: 304.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752465159
ISBN
9780752465159

€ 15.76

Paperback. County Down, where the Mountains of Mourne sweep down to the sea, has a rich heritage of myths and legends which is uniquely captured in this collection of tales by local storyteller Steve Lally. Num Pages: 192 pages, illustrations (black and white). BIC Classification: 1DBKN; JFHF; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 131 x 15. Weight in Grams: 214.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
9781845887582
ISBN
9781845887582

€ 12.99
€ 10.75

Paperback. An examination of some of Surrey's most notorious and shocking cases. It includes such cases as: the 'Wigwam Girl', Joan Wolfe, who lived in a tent built by a Cree Indian Soldier before being brutally slaughtered; the infamous stagging of Frederick Gold by 'the Serpent', Percy Lefroy Mapleton; and, the poisoning of the entire Beck family. Series: Murders. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESR; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 243 x 171 x 9. Weight in Grams: 420.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750951302
ISBN
9780750951302

€ 17.67

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

€ 17.67

Paperback. Large 4to. Illustrated. Very good copy in clean dustwrapper.Irish Local History.
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Sligo Field Club
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
SKU
KEX0282651
ISBN
9780952809111

€ 75.00

Paperback.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752451558
ISBN
9780752451558

€ 12.89

Paperback. Central Birmingham 1870-1920 Series: Archive Photographs. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JH; 3JJ; HBJD1; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 172 x 10. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
Tempus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752400532
ISBN
9780752400532

€ 15.76