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Local History

Paperback. Oxfordshire's best-known employers are the manufacturers of cars, blankets and cakes, as well as those dealing in tourism, education and publishing. This book features carvers and barrel makers, university employees and leather-workers, hop-pickers and bee-keepers, brewers and marmalade makers, and railwaymen and bus drivers. Num Pages: 320 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESF; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 164 x 10. Weight in Grams: 308.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752455853
ISBN
9780752455853

€ 16.99
€ 13.81

Pamphlet. 16pp. Illustrated cover. Theme is Tipperary's Cistercian foundations
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publication date
1980
SKU
KHS1005039

€ 25.98

Paperback. A history of firefighting in Kent Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKESK; JKSW2; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 292.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752432601
ISBN
9780752432601

€ 16.27

Paperback. Greenwich and Woolwich have long been associated with the great national monuments. Since the seventeenth century Greenwich has been associated with 'time'. The time-ball at the Old Royal Observatory still falls daily at one o'clock, just as it has done since 1833. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, 250ill. BIC Classification: 1DBK; HBJD1; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 168 x 11. Weight in Grams: 378.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1994
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752400457
ISBN
9780752400457

€ 16.26

Pamphlet. 8 pp. One folded. Keywords: Local history Sligo, Irish music, drama, dance
Condition
Used, Acceptable
Publisher
Sligo Sligo
Publication date
1964
Edition
First Edition
SKU
KHS1009077

€ 25.00

Paperback. Many Congleton residents will know the story of how the townspeople sold their Bible in the seventeenth century in order to buy a new bear, but details of other episodes from the town's history may be less well known. This study presents a chronological history of this Cheshire market town from Neolithic times to the twenty-first century. Series: Tempus History & Guide Series. Num Pages: 144 pages, 100 b&w & 30 colour photos. BIC Classification: 1DBKENC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 172 x 10. Weight in Grams: 380.
Publisher
Tempus
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752429465
ISBN
9780752429465

€ 18.29

Paperback. A fascinating in-depth study of of Norfolk's windmills, past and present. Num Pages: 96 pages, 100. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAN; HBTK; TBX; TVD; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445653778
ISBN
9781445653778

€ 25.93

Hardcover. Co. Clare. Inscribed by the author on ffep 'Presented with best wishes of the Author to His beloved relative Mrs. F. Biddulph one of the MacNamara's and Quinlivan's of Clare.' Green cloth hardcover, in slightly worn condition, knocked at ends of the spine, inside covers, ffep, rfep and page edges are browned, small amount of foxing on some pages. 398pp
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
M. H. Gill & Son
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1893
SKU
KON0821222

€ 695.00

Paperback. An account of the impact of the Blitz upon an Upminster couple. It demonstrates the courage, humour and great determination of ordinary Essex people in the face of war. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAX; 3JJH; HBWQ; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 167 x 15. Weight in Grams: 308.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
123
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752448138
ISBN
9780752448138

€ 16.17

Paperback. A history of Cheltenham in 100 objects Num Pages: 144 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 127 x 199 x 10. Weight in Grams: 246.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752461199
ISBN
9780752461199

€ 16.27

Paperback. Brings together numerous murderous tales, some which were little known outside the Worcestershire county, and others which made national headlines, including the murders of the entire Gummary family at Berrow in 1780; Catherine Gulliver, killed by John Butler at Holt Fleet in 1864; and, Maria Holmes, slain by her husband at Bromsgrove in 1872. Series: Murders. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMT; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 245 x 173 x 11. Weight in Grams: 392.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752448985
ISBN
9780752448985

€ 18.17

Paperback. Illustrated with over 90 archive photographs and documents, Southend at War draws on the first-hand accounts of those who were present during those dangerous years and is sure to appeal to everyone interested in the history of Southend. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESU; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 165 x 7. Weight in Grams: 312.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752452623
ISBN
9780752452623

€ 16.17

Paperback. Featuring a mixture of history, folklore and stories of interest, this book explores the culture and wildlife of the New Forest. Num Pages: 192 pages, Illustrations (some col.). BIC Classification: 1DBKESH; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 171 x 12. Weight in Grams: 462.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752449326
ISBN
9780752449326

€ 21.12

92pp. Plates. Usual library markings. Cover is missing. Staples through the spine. Keywords: Local History - County Down, 19th Century Ireland, Ordance survey
Condition
Used, Acceptable
Publisher
Browne and Nolan Dublin
Publication date
1909
SKU
KON0824374

€ 60.00

Hardback. 464pp and introduction. Bound in green cloth with leather label and gilt work to spine. An exact facsimile reprint of the first edition (1846). Originally published for the Irish Archaeological Society, Re-published by Kennys in 1978 with a new introduction by William Hogan. Keywords: Local History, County Galway, Early Ireland, Facsimile Re-prints, Rare books
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Kennys Bookshop and Art Galllery
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1978
SKU
KHS0084394

€ 75.00

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

Paperback. A history of Birmingham canal navigation Num Pages: 128 pages, 150ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKEM; WGGN; WQH; WT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
Tempus Pub Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752427676
ISBN
9780752427676

€ 16.26

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

€ 16.27

Paperback. A history of Filton Series: Voices. Num Pages: 128 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 164 x 9. Weight in Grams: 290.
Publisher
Tempus
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752430973
ISBN
9780752430973

€ 16.27

Paperback. A history of Barkingside Series: Memories. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 165 x 8. Weight in Grams: 292.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752435176
ISBN
9780752435176

€ 16.26

Paperback. Around Spondon Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMD; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 157 x 174 x 8. Weight in Grams: 158.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845881832
ISBN
9781845881832

€ 9.16

Paperback. Features a collection of archive images which recreates the Kilburn and Cricklewood of the past. Covering the development of Kilburn and Cricklewood from the Middle Ages to the 21st century, this book documents the people and places of this vibrant north-west London area. It includes the images of local people, shops and streets. Num Pages: 128 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 9. Weight in Grams: 312.
Publisher
Tempus
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752424491
ISBN
9780752424491

€ 16.17

Pamphlet. 64pp. Original printers wrappers, some shelf wear. Pages shaded, text clear. A very good copy of this rare book. Keywords: Irish history, local history, biography, poetry, memoir
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
James Duffy
Publication date
1914
Edition
First Edition
SKU
KHS1005036

€ 175.00

Pamphlet. 48pp. Signed by Maire Conway-Griffin, one of the Authors. Keywords: Irish Music
Condition
Used, Like New
Publisher
Comhaltas Ceoiltóiri Eireann
Publication date
2001
SKU
KON0823956

€ 14.00

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