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Paperback. Covers the history of municipal transport in Luton from the first horse-drawn buses and the town's electric trams, through to the sale of the undertaking in 1970 to United Counties, the bus company which dominated services in the rest of Bedfordshire. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations (some col.). BIC Classification: 1DBKESD; WGCF; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 239 x 173 x 15. Weight in Grams: 436.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752449135
ISBN
9780752449135

€ 20.21

Paperback. This fascinating book of over 200 old photographs depicts the scenes, people and events of everyday life in and around Liskeard, from a period of more than one hundred years. Many of the photographs, most of which come from the author's and other private collections, have not been published before. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWC; HBJD1; HBLW; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 166 x 9. Weight in Grams: 318.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752410340
ISBN
9780752410340

€ 16.21

Paperback. Suitable for those with an interest in the paranormal, this title presents a history of Dundee's witches, UFO and Big Cat sightings, as well as Gothic horrors, superstitions and strange and uncanny events ranging from the tramp discovered inside the stomach of a captured whale to the Dundee lass who became queen of a cannibal tribe. Num Pages: 96 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKSC; VXQG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 166 x 7. Weight in Grams: 302.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752454191
ISBN
9780752454191

€ 13.19

Paperback. Used paperback, in good condition. Some shelf wear. DONEGAL
Condition
Used, Good
Publisher
Father J. McDyer
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1971
SKU
KRF0032479
ISBN
9780950204307

€ 17.95

Paperback. The story of haunted Dorchester Num Pages: 96 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWT; VXQG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 163 x 237 x 6. Weight in Grams: 226.
Publisher
Tempus Publishing Ltd
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752448169
ISBN
9780752448169

€ 14.19

Paperback. Illustrates the extraordinary transformation that has taken place in Aylesbury over the past century. This book offers an insight into the daily lives and living conditions of local people and gives the reader a glimpse of familiar places during this period of unprecedented change. It covers many aspects of Aylesbury's history. Series: Century of. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESU; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 231 x 165 x 9. Weight in Grams: 296.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
Updated
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752458106
ISBN
9780752458106

€ 16.21

Paperback. Series: Archive Photographs: Images of England. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; HBJD1; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Npi Media Group
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752415529
ISBN
9780752415529

€ 16.21

Paperback. Presents a pictorial history of Minehead through a series of photographs and images. Series: Pocket Images. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 168 x 126 x 8. Weight in Grams: 158.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845882976
ISBN
9781845882976

€ 9.16

Paperback. Illustrated with over 100 old photographs, postcards and promotional advertisements, this book looks at the beers and breweries which vanished and the ones which survived. Glimpses of working and social life, and some of the pubs' lively clientele are also featured, each image recalling the social history of Cardiff's brewing industry. Series: Images of Wales. Num Pages: 128 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKWS; WQH; WTHR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 8. .
Publisher
Gardners Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752431109
ISBN
9780752431109

€ 16.21

Hardcover. 205pp. n.d. c.1895?. Maps, index. Plates. Rebound in quarter cloth with modern marbled boards, and new endpapers. The pages and text are very bright and clear. Previous owners' stamp throughout. Usual library markings
Format
Hardback
Publisher
P M Egan Kilkenny
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KHS1017710

€ 425.00

Paperback. Bath has an unusual abundance of ghost signs - those faded advertisements for long defunct businesses on the walls of old buildings. This book contains a series of short walks around the city and neighbouring towns and villages which reveal the tales behind lost trades such as brush makers, corn factors and perfumers. Num Pages: 304 pages, many colour illustrations. BIC Classification: WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 170 x 219 x 19. Weight in Grams: 616.
Publisher
AKEMAN PRESS
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780993398803
ISBN
9780993398803

€ 26.43

Paperback. Yardley Series: Archive Photographs. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBK; HBJD1; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 172 x 10. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
Tempus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752403397
ISBN
9780752403397

€ 16.21

Paperback. Once known as Forfarshire, Angus is a region full of rich contrasts, from the coastal towns and villages of Arbroath, Montrose, Carnoustie and Monifieth, to the glens on the fringes of the Highlands. This title provides a nostalgic insight into the changing history of Angus over the last century. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKSH; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 166 x 8. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750950893
ISBN
9780750950893

€ 16.21

Pamphlet. 70 pp. Staple rusted. Very clear, bright copy. Keywords: Local history Sligo, Irish music, drama, dance
Condition
Used, Good
Publisher
Sligo Sligo
Publication date
1954
Edition
First Edition
SKU
KHS1009080

€ 25.00

Paperback. Num Pages: 48 pages, 50 black and white photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKSC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 176 x 241 x 7. Weight in Grams: 166.
Publisher
Stenlake Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9781840333992
ISBN
9781840333992

€ 14.99
€ 14.70

Paperback. This fascinating selection of photographs traces some of the many ways in which the North Oxfordshire Cotswolds have changed and developed over the last century. Num Pages: 96 pages, 100 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESF; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 166 x 235 x 10. Weight in Grams: 302.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445612805
ISBN
9781445612805

€ 19.99
€ 15.36

Paperback. During the last hundred years or so Gravesend has grown from a small community with a population of 22,000 in 1881, to the present Borough of Gravesham with a population of over 90,000. This book celebrates the area from the chalk cliffs along the waterside from Botany Marsh and the Creek at Northfleet to the marshes at Denton. Num Pages: 128 pages, chiefly Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESK; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 165 x 8. Weight in Grams: 322.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752450438
ISBN
9780752450438

€ 16.21

Paperback. Richly illustrated with over seventy-five photographs and ephemera, Haunted Aberdeen is sure to appeal to all everyone interested in finding out more about Aberdeen's haunted heritage. Num Pages: 96 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKSH; VXQG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 165 x 7. Weight in Grams: 304.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752455334
ISBN
9780752455334

€ 13.19

Paperback. Chronicles the darker side of life in Essex. This book features murderers and footpads, pimps and prostitutes, riots, rebels, bizarre funerals, disaster and peculiar medicine. It is illustrated with engravings, newspaper reports, photographs and original documents. Num Pages: 192 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAX; VXQ; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 171 x 13. Weight in Grams: 494.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752465104
ISBN
9780752465104

€ 18.21

Paperback. Explores the darker side of the Cheshire county, where murders in sleepy villages, royal scandals ancient and modern and the antics of showbiz personalities reveal that all is not as tranquil as it may seem. Num Pages: 144 pages, 50 black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKENC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 244 x 172 x 10. Weight in Grams: 370.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750944250
ISBN
9780750944250

€ 16.21

Paperback. Accompanied by pictures of bygone times as well as some contemporary images, this work offers a history of theatrical hauntings. It is intended for those with an interest in the paranormal or theatre history. Series: Haunted. Num Pages: 96 pages, 60 black and white. BIC Classification: 1DBKESX; VXQG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 164 x 236 x 5. Weight in Grams: 236.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752447551
ISBN
9780752447551

€ 14.19

Paperback. A pictorial history of Wombourne Series: Pocket Images. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 126 x 168 x 8. Weight in Grams: 156.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845881900
ISBN
9781845881900

€ 9.16

Paperback. An account of the Home Front experience in Grimsby. Num Pages: 144 pages, 176 pages of integrated illustrations. BIC Classification: HBG; HBW; HBWN; JWLF; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Pen & Sword Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781473834262
ISBN
9781473834262

€ 13.99
€ 11.20

Paperback. Presenting a collection of over 200 archive images, this work provides insights into the changing history of Stockport over the years. Each image is accompanied by a caption, describing many aspects of life in the town. It includes chapters on work, schools, transport, streets, industry and local events. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, Approx 200. BIC Classification: 1DBKEN; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752441726
ISBN
9780752441726

€ 16.21

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