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Local History

Pamphlet. 28pp. Illustrated cover. Some shelf wear. Keywords: Irish history, church architecture, religious life, monuments
Publisher
Catholic Truth Society of Ireland
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KHS1004986

€ 65.00

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

€ 16.29

Paperback. Whether looking at the plan to create a nightclub under the High Street, the renaming of the town due to a religious legend, or the invasion scare of 1539, both residents and visitors will find much to marvel at here. Num Pages: 96 pages, Illustrations (some col.). BIC Classification: 1DBKEWT; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 172 x 8. Weight in Grams: 302.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752456706
ISBN
9780752456706

€ 18.30

Paperback. 154pp. Keywords: Local history - Galway, Connacht. Ex-Libris, Sticker on first page
Format
Paperback
Publisher
The Irish Tourist Association
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KON0823612

€ 30.00

JP Oversized. Series: Hook, Chessington, Tolworth and Surbiton Remembered Series. Num Pages: 68 pages, 75 black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 213 x 298 x 8. Weight in Grams: 320.
Publisher
Mark Davison
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780956998729
ISBN
9780956998729

€ 15.35

Pamphlet. 11pp. n.d. Illustrated cover
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KHS1005049

€ 35.00

Paperback. This third selection of Tipton In Old Photographs will bring back happy memories for all those who know and love the town. Num Pages: 128 pages, photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKEM; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 247 x 171 x 8. Weight in Grams: 322.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750928328
ISBN
9780750928328

€ 16.23

Paperback. Bellwether, Noon Layer Drive, Passalewe Lane, Quadrans Close and Silicon Court: these are just a few of the peculiar street names that can be found in Milton Keynes. This work sets out to discover what they mean and why they were chosen. It covers the geographical areas of the town: central, south, north, east, and west. Num Pages: 248 pages, 21illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESU; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 245 x 168 x 20. Weight in Grams: 250.
Publisher
Phillimore & Co.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9781860774126
ISBN
9781860774126

€ 13.24

Pamphlet. 24pp. One stamp on inside front cover. Extra staples added. Cover is slightly stained. Keywords: Local History - County Wicklow, Church in Ireland, Religious Antiquities
Condition
Used, Good
Publisher
Catholic Truth Society of Ireland
Publication date
1950
SKU
KON0824569

€ 12.00

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

€ 21.34

Paperback. Presents a social and literary history of Provence, exploring the landmarks, personalities and writings that have shaped the region's unique cultural landscape. This book analyzes the identity of a region famous for its pastis and petanque. It also evokes the light and sun-baked stones that have attracted generations of painters and writers. Series: Landscapes of the Imagination. Num Pages: 256 pages, 30 b&w photos. BIC Classification: 1DDF; HBTB; WQH; WTM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 137 x 17. Weight in Grams: 380.
Publisher
SIGNAL BOOKS LTD
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9781904955238
ISBN
9781904955238

€ 16.22

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

€ 14.25

Hardcover. 163pp. Book of the Exhibition organized by Kennys to Celebrate their fiftieth anniversary. Keywords: Local History - Co. Galway, Kennys, Shops
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Kennys Bookshop & Art Gallery
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1990
SKU
KON0823639
ISBN
9780906312384

€ 20.99
€ 15.00

Paperback. Hornchurch was once a rural village, though it has now been swallowed up by Greater London. This nostalgic, moving and deeply personal set of recollections discusses this change. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 238 x 178 x 9. Weight in Grams: 308.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752460369
ISBN
9780752460369

€ 16.29

Pamphlet. Article in the 'Journal of the County Kildare Archaeological Society', Volume VII, Number 1, January Number 1912. Keywords: Genealogy, Periodical, Local History - Co. Kildare. 8pp
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
E. Ponsonby
Publication date
1912
SKU
KON0823462

€ 35.00

Paperback. A history of Upper Rhondda Series: Archive Photographs: Images of Wales. Num Pages: 125 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKWS; HBJD1; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 230 x 166 x 9. Weight in Grams: 296.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752416090
ISBN
9780752416090

€ 16.29

Paperback. Coventry, home of much of Britain's car industry, saw its first public transport in 1884 when a tramway system was developed from the city to Bedworth. It survived through the First World War but, for the advent of the Second, would have succumbed to closure in 1939. This first volume covers the history of Coventry's transport. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; 3JJ; KNG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 235 x 7. Weight in Grams: 230.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752437767
ISBN
9780752437767

€ 16.23

Pamphlet. 24pp. Illustrated. Usual library markings. Staples rusted. Keywords: Local History - County Dublin, Church in Ireland
Condition
Used, Good
Publisher
Printed by Irish Printers Ltd Dublin
Publication date
1960
SKU
KON0824379

€ 15.00

[Lough Erne Drainage. Return to an order of the Honourable The House of Commons, dated 30 June 1853; - for, Copy ‘of the Report of the Board of Works in Ireland upon the Plan submitted to the Board by the County Surveyor of Fermanagh., relative to the Flood Drainage and Navigation of Lough Erne, and the Works connected therewith’.] A copy of the Report by Mr. Barry D. Gibbons, on the Lough Erne Works, as proposed by Mr. Roderick Gray, the Surveyor of the County of Fermanagh. Keywords: Local History – County Fermanagh, 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
1853
SKU
KON0823772

€ 85.00

Paperback. 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
Condition
Used, Good
Publisher
Kenny's Bookshops and Art Galleries
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1978
SKU
KHS0001745

€ 200.00

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

€ 16.23

Pamphlet. 24pp. n.d. Illustrated cover. Some shading, text clear. Keywords: Local history, Irish towns, church history
Publisher
Catholic Truth Society of Ireland
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KHS1004925

€ 65.00
€ 35.00

Paperback. Intends to illustrate how the various tunnels and structures came into being, from the 1920s onwards. This book shows construction of the tunnels, such as control desks and machines carrying out maintenance work. It is of interest to those in bridge and tunnel construction, residents of Kent and Essex, and crossing company employees. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 167 x 10. Weight in Grams: 304.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752448282
ISBN
9780752448282

€ 18.25

Paperback. Includes the stories behind the murder and suicide of a brother and sister in 1842; the tragic death of 10-year-old Mabel Price in 1897; the killing of Ada James in a fit of jealous rage by her fiance Ted Palmer in 1913; and the suspicious death of sexual deviant Cecil Cornock. Series: Sutton True Crime History. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWS; JKV; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 247 x 172 x 10. Weight in Grams: 412.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750950480
ISBN
9780750950480

€ 16.26

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