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Paperback. A history of Stourbridge Num Pages: 208 pages, 137. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 245 x 186 x 15. Weight in Grams: 784.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9781860773808
ISBN
9781860773808

€ 21.40

Hardcover. Keywords: Local History - Co. Dublin, Municipal Council. Quarter leather on cloth boards. Decorated boards. Title in gilt on spine. Spine bumped and sunned. Some foxing. 531pp plus plates
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Joseph Dollard
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1903
Edition
First Edition
SKU
KON0823324

€ 75.00

Pamphlet. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Printed by CashinPrinting Services, Castlebar
Publication date
1989
SKU
KIN0036647

€ 7.12

Paperback. The people of Oxfordshire take part in varied customs, sports and traditions. This title includes folk festival events such as the Bampton Great Shirt race, egg jarping at Chinnor, the Banbury Hobby Horse festival, and the Pumpkin Club. It is illustrated with 180 photographs, featuring funfairs and fetes, celebrations and carnivals, and games. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESF; WQH; WQN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 9. Weight in Grams: 298.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752457437
ISBN
9780752457437

€ 16.33

Paperback. A guide to forty of Nottinghamshire's historic sites. It contains information on Nottinghamshire's most famous locations and characters, and reveals the facts about the lesser-known places that have played a key role in the county's history. It is suitable for both residents and visitors. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMM; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 166 x 8. Weight in Grams: 306.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752453521
ISBN
9780752453521

€ 18.36

Paperback. For years Netherton has lived in the shadow of Dudley, of which it is a part. This book aims to show that Netherton was a remarkably complete community in its own right - even though this was never recognised by the organisation of local government. This book about this neglected corner of the Black Country, contains a collection of photographs. Num Pages: 144 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 173 x 10. Weight in Grams: 392.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750941822
ISBN
9780750941822

€ 18.36

Paperback. Barking and Dagenham are sister communities on the Thames shore. The village of Dagenham was swamped by housing developments like the Becontree estate which accomodated the workforce. This title collects old photographs and memorabilia of Barking and Dagenham. It is suitable for those who live and work in this Thameside area. Series: Archive Photographs. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 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
1996
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752407395
ISBN
9780752407395

€ 16.30

Paperback. Gathers together spine-chilling tales of ghosts, ghouls and the undead from every corner of the Cotswolds revealing, in detail, this region's unexplained events and the creepy elements that lurk just beneath its rolling hills and beautiful vistas. In this volume, descriptions of Cotswold architecture and history are woven into stories. Num Pages: 96 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWG; VXQG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 7. Weight in Grams: 234.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752454269
ISBN
9780752454269

€ 13.27

Pamphlet. 45pp. xix. Illus. n.d. Map. Advertisements. Cover stained, text clear. Keywords: Local history, Irish towns, tourist guide
Publisher
Irish Tourist Association
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KHS1004908

€ 25.98

Paperback. This fascinating volume of old images traces some of the development in Woking during the 1920s and early 1930s. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKESR; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 164 x 9. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752432304
ISBN
9780752432304

€ 16.30

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. 184pp. Illustrated. Advertisements. Index. Shelf wear, pages shaded, lacks back cover. Keywords: Local history, parish life, rural Ireland
Format
Paperback
Publisher
Muintir na Tire
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KHS1004939

€ 25.98

Paperback. Linda Stratmann's carefully researched and enthralling text includes much previously unpublished information and will appeal to everyone interested in the shady side of Middlesex's history. Series: Murders. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 171 x 10. Weight in Grams: 422.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752451237
ISBN
9780752451237

€ 19.99
€ 15.60

Paperback. Brierley Hill is one of the heavily industrialised towns that make up the region known as the Black Country. Like many such towns it can easily be divided into many smaller communities that, while being part of Brierley Hill, have quite an independent existence and identity of their own. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEM; WQH; WQN; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 166 x 9. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752455631
ISBN
9780752455631

€ 16.33

Pamphlet. 31pp. Illustrated cover. B/W photographs. Text clear. Keywords: Local history, Irish towns, Church history, Cistercian Order, religioius life
Condition
Used, Good
Publisher
Cistercian Order
Publication date
1945
SKU
KHS1004926

€ 25.98

Paperback. From cases as famous as the execution of Andrew Hardie and John Baird for high treason in 1820, to little-known crimes such as that of eighty-four-year old Allan Mair, hung for the murder of his eighty-five-year old wife, Mary, in 1843, this book sheds light on Stirling's criminal history. Series: Murder & Crime. Num Pages: 96 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKSC; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 238 x 174 x 7. Weight in Grams: 236.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752462721
ISBN
9780752462721

€ 14.25

Paperback. Personal memories of ordinary people give us a unique and powerful view of life in the past. This book collects the reminiscences of Ashton-under-Lyne people that describe many facets of their lives including many memories of their childhood, schooldays and working life - the good times and the not so good. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEY; WQH; WTH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 167 x 9. Weight in Grams: 316.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752421605
ISBN
9780752421605

€ 16.30

Paperback. A guided tour of this historic town of Leek, showing how the areas you know and love have transformed over the centuries. Series: History Tour. Num Pages: 96 pages, 50. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMS; AJC; WQH; WTM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 168 x 124. .
Publisher
Amberley Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2020
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445657714
ISBN
9781445657714

€ 15.44

Paperback. The Pub has always been one of the main centres of the community, and never more so than in Herefordshire. With over 200 images drawn from the archives, including postcards and old advertisements, this book explains the development of the pub in Herefordshire, and what each establishment meant to its community. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMF; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 166 x 9. Weight in Grams: 318.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752444666
ISBN
9780752444666

€ 16.33

Paperback. Num Pages: 128 pages, 150 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESX; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 250 x 172 x 16. Weight in Grams: 338.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750966221
ISBN
9780750966221

€ 18.28

Pamphlet. Article in 'The O Mahony Journal'. Organ of the O Mahony Records Society, Vol. 16, 1993. Keywords: Local History - Co. Cork, Genealogy, Periodical.10pp
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Peter Tynan O'Mahony
Publication date
1993
SKU
KON0823407

€ 20.00

Paperback. A history of Wolverhampton Series: Archive Photographs: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200 b&w photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKEM; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 166 x 9. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
Tempus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
Revised
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752430201
ISBN
9780752430201

€ 16.26

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

€ 26.67

Paperback. In 1891, the Land Company decided to buy up land from cash-strapped farmers and sell it on plots, and must have sounded like heaven to many people living in the slums of the East End. This book presents the experiences of the children of these original plotlanders such as: how they lived, went to school, wartime and working life; and more. Series: Memories S. Num Pages: 128 pages, Approx 70. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAX; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 168 x 9. Weight in Grams: 328.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752438191
ISBN
9780752438191

€ 16.30

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