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Paperback. Includes archive photographs featuring Cannock Chase. This title recalls various aspects of life in the area: around the district, work, the mining industry, sport and leisure, education, transport, church and chapel and The Chase. It is of interest to those who know and love Cannock Chase. Num Pages: 128 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMS; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 166 x 9. Weight in Grams: 318.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752410760
ISBN
9780752410760

€ 16.29

Hardcover. 345pp. Plates. Rebound in quarter leather on marbles boards. One stamp and library location on title page. Slight staining on page edges and some pages. Some foxing. Keywords: Local History - County Westmeath
Condition
Used, Good
Publisher
Sealy, Bryers and Walker Dublin
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1907
SKU
KON0824637

€ 495.00

Paperback. A collection of Tees Valley curiosities that brings together a series of unusual, intriguing and extraordinary buildings, structures, incidents and people from all parts of the county. It contains relics from the area's industrial, ecclesiastical and military past, including puzzling earthworks at Thornaby Green; and Thornaby's Five Lamps. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYD; 1DBKEYN; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 166 x 9. Weight in Grams: 302.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750950770
ISBN
9780750950770

€ 16.26

Paperback. Presents an anthology of true stories, drawn from the author's personal experience as a Registered Docker in the Port of London. This work is an attempt to preserve the memories of day to day life of the docklands in the past. It is of interest to those whose relatives worked as dockers, and to social historians. Num Pages: 146 pages, 50 black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; BT; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 247 x 174 x 9. Weight in Grams: 344.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750941389
ISBN
9780750941389

€ 16.30

Pamphlet. Article in 'Duiche Neill'. Journal of the O Neill Country Historical Society, No. 7, 1992. Keywords: Local History - Co. Tyrone, Genealogy, Periodical, Church in Ireland, 17th - 20th Century. 19pp
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
O Neill Country Historical Centre
Publication date
1992
SKU
KON0823411

€ 25.00

Paperback. Contains a selection of photographs, which illustrates the transformation that has taken place in Cardiff 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 a century of unprecedented change. Num Pages: 120 pages, b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKWS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
Sutton Publishing Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750949224
ISBN
9780750949224

€ 13.24

Paperback. With over 650 to choose from and hundreds visited, the task of selecting a representative number of historic pubs in Shropshire was far from easy. This book discusses sixty of the best pubs. Num Pages: 192 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMP; WQH; WTHR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 171 x 13. Weight in Grams: 496.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750951180
ISBN
9780750951180

€ 18.28

Paperback. 134pp. Maps. Index. Advertisements. Illustrated front cover. Keywords: Local history, Irish towns, tourist guide
Format
Paperback
Publisher
South Tipperary County Council
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KHS1004922

€ 25.98

Pamphlet. Article in the 'Riocht na Midhe' Records of the Meath Archaeological and Historical Society, Vol. VI, No. 2, 1976. Keywords: Local History - Co. Meath, Genealogy, Periodical. 23pp
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Printed for the Society by The Leinster Leader
Publication date
1976
SKU
KON0823387

€ 25.00

Paperback. Arthur Stanley Bullock grew up in Longhope in the Forest of Dean. After his service in the Great War and his struggle to find employment in Birmingham and south Wales, he worked at Lister's in Dursley. This memoir provides his insight that comes from having been an ordinary intelligent citizen with a sense of moral purpose and an inquisitive mind. Num Pages: 192 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWG; 3JJG; BM; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 156 x 10. Weight in Grams: 430.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752447933
ISBN
9780752447933

€ 18.32

Paperback. Drawn on a vast array of originial sources - among them witness statements, coroners' reports and court records - to produce a revealing insight into the East End's darkest moments, this title looks at nine cases: the still mysterious Ratcliffe Highway Murders of 1811; Henry Wainwright, Israel Lipski, and many more. Series: Murders. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 244 x 170 x 11. Weight in Grams: 398.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750950695
ISBN
9780750950695

€ 16.26

Paperback. 52pp. Illustrated. Keywords: Local history Wicklow, biography
Condition
Used, Like New
Publisher
Falcon Print & Finish
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1985
SKU
KHS1009943

€ 25.00

Paperback. 184pp. Illus. Advertisements. Keywords: Local history, rural Ireland
Condition
Used, Good
Publisher
Muintir na Tire
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1942
SKU
KHS1005081

€ 25.98

Paperback. A history of Marlborough Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, chiefly Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWW; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 163 x 9. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752439860
ISBN
9780752439860

€ 16.29

Paperback. Presents a collection of more than 200 photographs compiled from the extensive photo-archives of the Greater Manchester Police Museum. This book provides information about the history of policing in Manchester and descriptions of wartime Manchester, the arrest of suffragettes, events, occasions and many cases and examples of detective work. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, Approximately 200. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; JKSW1; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 8. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752437132
ISBN
9780752437132

€ 16.29

Paperback. Born in 1871, the brainchild of Victorian entrepreneur Peter Bruff, Clacton-on-Sea was created from nothing to become one of the country's leading seaside resorts. This book deals with the growth of the town's lusty offspring from its earliest days to its height as a seaside resort from the 1920s to the 1970s. Series: Archive Photographs: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBK; HBJD1; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 164 x 8. Weight in Grams: 308.
Publisher
Tempus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752418575
ISBN
9780752418575

€ 16.29

Paperback. Explores the rich and fascinating history of the city through an examination of some of its greatest architectural treasures. Series: In 50 Buildings. Num Pages: 96 pages, 100. BIC Classification: 1DBKESF; AMX; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 166 x 13. Weight in Grams: 286.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445659879
ISBN
9781445659879

€ 26.06

Pamphlet. 9 pp. Rust on staple. Keywords: Local history Sligo, Irish music, drama, dance
Condition
Used, Acceptable
Publisher
Sligo Sligo
Publication date
1942
Edition
First Edition
SKU
KHS1009076

€ 25.00

Hardcover. 8vo. Very good copy. Religion in Ireland.First edition.
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Strule Press Omagh
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1972
SKU
KEX0288536

€ 35.00

Paperback. Rather than focusing on crimes, this title looks at accidents, incidents and disasters from the Victorian era to the early twentieth century. From the sad to the spectacular, from overdoses to crashes and featuring the story behind the incredible unintentional firework display, it brings together a ranging collection of stories. Num Pages: 128 pages, 80 black and white. BIC Classification: 1DBKENC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 247 x 173 x 8. Weight in Grams: 346.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Edition
07th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750946742
ISBN
9780750946742

€ 16.26

Paperback. Greenwich has always been well known for its position on the Meridian Line. This book illustrates that the area has a rich history with its commercial and industrial businesses in the town or on the river, and its naval and military connections. It sheds light on bygone days when Greenwich was a major tourist attraction. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, Approx 200. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 304.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752442600
ISBN
9780752442600

€ 16.29

Paperback. A history of Tring 1900-1950 Series: Archive Photographs: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKEST; 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
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752426853
ISBN
9780752426853

€ 15.99
€ 13.05

Paperback. Reveals the link between a rural English county and the founders of seven US states, four Canadian provinces, a society doyen, an ambassador of the United States, and a US Presidential candidate fundraiser. This book traces the North American connection with Dorset characters such as Sir Walter Raleigh and the Tolpuddle Martyrs. Num Pages: 128 pages, black & white illustrations, colour illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWT; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 166 x 9. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752453460
ISBN
9780752453460

€ 18.32

Hardback. Vol 2 only. 623pp. plus appendix. A very nice copy with folding map and engraved frontipice. Bound in board with cloth to spine. Edges are scuffed. Boards are slightly stained and worn. Minimal foxing throughout. Keywords: Irish Local History: Limerick
Condition
Used, Good
Publisher
Printed for George McKern...also by Baldwin, Cradock, and Joy Limerick and London
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1827
SKU
KLN0000174

€ 365.00
€ 245.00

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