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Paperback. In Exe to Axe Devonian Gerald Gosling takes the reader on a journey, illustrated with rare and atmospheric old photographs, through one of this country's most charming and still unspoilt corners, by way of farms adn ancient churches, along hidden lanes and past gentle rivers, all characteristic elements of this distinctive place. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEW; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 167 x 12. Weight in Grams: 438.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
182
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752467320
ISBN
9780752467320

€ 20.49

Pamphlet. Article in the 'Journal of the Butler Society, Volume 1, Number 8, 1978 - 1979. Keywords: Genealogy, Periodical. 8pp
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
The Butler Society
Publication date
1979
SKU
KON0823437

€ 20.00

Paperback. A history of Witham Series: Archive Photographs: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAX; HBJD1; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 167 x 8. Weight in Grams: 290.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752415581
ISBN
9780752415581

€ 16.39

Pamphlet. 128pp. Wrappers, some shelf wear, spine sunned. Pages and text clear and bright. Keywords: Irish life, agriculture, rural affairs, seminars
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Muintir na Tire Rural Publications
Publication date
1965
SKU
KHS1004964

€ 65.00

Paperback. Many aspects of Chester's recent history are covered, famous occasions and individuals are remembered, and the impact of national and international events is witnessed. The book also provides a striking account of the changes that have taken place on the streets of the city and records the process of transformation. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKENC; 3JJ; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 166 x 234 x 8. Weight in Grams: 296.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752474731
ISBN
9780752474731

€ 13.35

Paperback. With a history going back before Roman times, Cardiff was a small town until early in the nineteenth century. Filled with tales of ghostly cars and ships, mysterious policemen, figures in country lanes and even two eerie toilets, this book relates to the spooky sightings and ghostly goings-on in Cardiff and the Welsh Valleys. Series: Haunted. Num Pages: 96 pages. BIC Classification: VXQG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 166 x 7. Weight in Grams: 222.
Publisher
Tempus Publishing Ltd
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752443782
ISBN
9780752443782

€ 13.35

Paperback. Originally just a single farm, the pottery town of Hanley grew into the largest and most central town in the greater area of Stoke-on-Trent, blossoming in the early twentieth century with the development of heavy industry. This book reflects the town as it was at that time, at the height of its success. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, c.200. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 163 x 9. Weight in Grams: 312.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752434070
ISBN
9780752434070

€ 16.41

Pamphlet. 12pp. Illustrated. Usual library markings. Staple holes through all pages. Staples rusted. Keywords: Local History - County Dublin, Church in Ireland
Condition
Used, Acceptable
Publisher
Printed by Gill for The Church of St. Laurence O'Toole Dublin
Publication date
1950
SKU
KON0824633

€ 15.00

Paperback. The three salt towns of Winsford, Northwich and Middlewich have witnessed great changes over the past century. This book captures life in these towns and surrounding villages as they once were, and compares them with how they look now. It offers the reader a glimpse of the social and economic changes which have taken place in the area of Cheshire. Series: Then and Now. Num Pages: 96 pages, 160ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKENC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 166 x 236 x 10. Weight in Grams: 308.
Publisher
Tempus
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752426754
ISBN
9780752426754

€ 16.39

Pamphlet. Article in 'Familia: Ulster Genealogical Review', Volume 2, No. 2, 1986. Journal of the Ulster Genealogical and Historical Guild. Keywords: Local History - Belfast, Genealogy, Periodical, Landed Gentry, 18th Century Northern Ireland, The Royal Family, Sarah Ferguson. 8pp
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Ulster Historical Foundation
Publication date
1986
SKU
KON0823417

€ 20.00

Paperback. 8vo . Illustrated. Original printed wrappers. Irish Local History.
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Tipperary Remembers Society, Tipperary
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1976
Edition
First Edition
SKU
KEX0293595

€ 16.00

[Public Works (Mayo). Return to an order of the Honourable The House of Commons, dated 11 May 1849; - for, Statement ‘of all Issues of Public Money made for the Promotion of Public Works in the County of Mayo, from the 1st day of January 1801, to the 1st day of January 1846; specifying the Date and Purpose of each Advance, the Authority under which, and the Party to whom made; distinguishing Grants from Loans, and setting forth, in the case of Loans, the Amount of Principle Repaid, the Amount of Interest Paid and any Balance of Principle or Interest Due on said 1st day of January 1846; also, the Time fixed for Repayment, and the Rate of Interest.’] Statement from the Office of Public works with Information provided in tabular form under the headings: Authority under which Advanced, Purpose for which Advanced, Party to whom Advanced, Date of Advance, Grants, Loans, Loans Repaid, Balance of Loans Outstanding, Rate of Interest and Period for Repayment; also, - Statement from Paymaster of Civil Services Office, with Information provided under the headings: Years, Purposes for which Advanced, Authority under which Advanced, Party to whom Advanced, Amount Advanced, Total Loans under each Head, Amount Repaid on account of Principle, Balance at 1st January 1846, and Remarks. Keywords: Local History – County Mayo, Public Works. 6pp. Disbound, housed in a protective file
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Ordered, by The House of Commons, to be printed
Publication date
1850
SKU
KON0823769

€ 95.00

Paperback. Around Bradfield, Loxley & Hillsborough Series: Archive Photographs. Num Pages: 160 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; HBJD1; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 172 x 10. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752406718
ISBN
9780752406718

€ 16.41

Paperback. A history of Wetherby & District Series: Pocket Images. Num Pages: 256 pages, Illustrations, 1 map. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 126 x 168 x 11. Weight in Grams: 194.
Publisher
Nonsuch Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845883959
ISBN
9781845883959

€ 9.24

Paperback. Featured here are chapters on the village itself, the community, schools, seashore and fishing industry, high days and holidays and local events. It is sure to evoke many happy memories of yesteryear. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWD; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 167 x 9. Weight in Grams: 288.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752461908
ISBN
9780752461908

€ 16.41

Pamphlet. 8 page fold-out. n.d. n.p. Keywords: Local history Mayo, Knock
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KHS1011606

€ 8.00

Hardcover. Co. Waterford. A parochial history of Waterford and Lismore. Green cloth hardcover with original brown paper dust jacket. Some foxing on page edges, otherwise a very fine copy. 402pp
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Cork University Press, Educational Co. of Ireland Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1937
SKU
KON0821236

€ 495.00

Paperback. This book is part of the Images of England series, which uses old photographs and archived images to show the history of various local areas in England, through their streets, shops, pubs, and people. Series: Archive Photographs: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 295.
Publisher
Tempus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752426839
ISBN
9780752426839

€ 16.99
€ 13.93

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

€ 14.35

Paperback. Young Hinckley people and recent arrivals to the town can be amazed to see familiar streets in the unfamiliar settings of days gone by and older residents may enjoy the nostalgia as they are reminded of them as they once were. This title illustrates the life and times of Hinckley over more than a century. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, Approx 200. BIC Classification: 1DBKEML; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 8. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752436197
ISBN
9780752436197

€ 16.39

Hardcover. 172pp. An extremely scarce book. Illustrated. Plates. One stamp on ffep. Title in gilt on spine. Tight binding. Spine slightly sunned. Bumped. Keywords: Local History – County Wicklow, Ordnance Survey
Condition
Used, Good
Publisher
Bray
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1928
SKU
KON0824201

€ 395.00

Paperback. A guide to more than 100 sights, incidents and legends from the various parts of Oxfordshire. It features the tales of unsolved murders, witchcraft, hangings, poltergeists, underground caves and passages, 'cunning men', backswording and riots. Num Pages: 128 pages, 70 black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESF; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 174 x 8. Weight in Grams: 320.
Publisher
Sutton Publishing Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750949576
ISBN
9780750949576

€ 16.99
€ 13.93

[River Barrow. Return to an order of the Honourable The House of Commons, dated 30 March 1854; - for, A Copy ‘of Report of the Commissioners of Public Works in Ireland on the Survey of the River Barrow; and an Account of the Sums of Money Received and Expended on such Survey, from the Year 1842 to 1850 inclusive.’] The Author states ‘No Report was made by the Commissioners of Public Works in Ireland. The best Return that can be made to the Order of the Honourable House is the Accompanying Memorandum, preserved in the Office of the Commissioners of Public Works in Ireland’. The said Memorandum is Titled [Report of the Commissioners of Public Works communicated to the Meeting of the Proprietors interested in the Lands liable to Flood from the overflow of the River Barrow, assembled at the Town of Monasterevan on the 17th April 1851] The Memorandum states that the Survey could not be completed due to the Treasury’s Decision that any further money for such a purpose should be advanced by the Parties interested. Keywords: Local History - County Kildare; County Offaly; County Laois, Public Works, Drainage. 6pp. Disbound, housed in a protective file
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Ordered, by The House of Commons, to be printed
Publication date
1855
SKU
KON0823775

€ 125.00

Hardcover. 368pp. Illus. Title continues: Comprising the Comeraghs, Knockmealdowns, Slievenamon, and Galtees in history, folklore, and song. No publisher given. With a preface by Denis Rolleston Gwynn. Keywords: Irish history, local history, folklore, songs, music, poetry
Format
Hardback
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KHS1004728

€ 395.00

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