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Hardcover. Co. Clare. Hardcover, blue cloth spine. Number 90 of a limited edition reprint of 250 copies of this 1893 publication, originally published by M. H. Gill and Son of Dublin. In very fine condition. 398pp
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
O'Brien Book Publications
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1997
SKU
KON0821219
ISBN
9780953105311

€ 295.00

Hardcover. 205pp. n.d. c.1895?. Maps, index. Plates. Rebound in quarter cloth with modern marbled boards, and new endpapers. The pages and text are very bright and clear. Previous owners' stamp throughout. Usual library markings
Format
Hardback
Publisher
P M Egan Kilkenny
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KHS1017710

€ 425.00

Paperback. Includes photographs which illustrates the transformation that has taken place in Glasgow 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: 124 pages, black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKSC; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 165 x 8. Weight in Grams: 294.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750949149
ISBN
9780750949149

€ 13.28

Pamphlet. Article in the 'Old Kilkenny Review 2008' Journal of the Kilkenny Archaeological Society, No. 60. Local History - Co. Kilkenny, Genealogy, Periodical. 3pp
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Kilkenny Archaeological Society
Publication date
2008
SKU
KON0823401

€ 25.00

Paperback. From the construction of its first theatre in 1740, Birmingham has boasted a huge array of entertainment from plays and music festivals to circuses and 'mops' (and even the 'onion fair'). Featuring photographs, programmes and advertisements, this title looks at the history of theatre and entertainment in Birmingham. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, over 100 b/w. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; AN; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
Tempus Publishing Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752446608
ISBN
9780752446608

€ 16.33

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. A history of Beaconsfield Series: Archive Photographs: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESU; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 172 x 10. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
Tempus
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752430935
ISBN
9780752430935

€ 16.33

Paperback. For centuries Rosslyn Chapel has been the subject of ingenious speculation. The Chapel was designed by Sir William Sinclair, in the 1440s. This book uncovers Rosslyn Chapel's true iconic value and profound spiritual significance. Num Pages: 244 pages, Illustrations (some col.). BIC Classification: 1DBKSC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 247 x 173 x 17. Weight in Grams: 704.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
243
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750944823
ISBN
9780750944823

€ 26.99
€ 19.76

[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

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

€ 18.36

Pamphlet. 9pp. 13cm. n.d. Original wrapper
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KHS1005050

€ 175.00

Pamphlet. 7pp. Illustrated cover
Condition
Used, Like New
Publication date
1989
SKU
KHS1005047

€ 25.98

Paperback. The Jowett Motor Manufacturing Company was founded in Bradford in 1901 by Benjamin, Ruth and William Jowett. Their first product was a V-twin engine which proved to be successful in various cars. In 1906 a prototype car was built using a new design of engine. The first of a long line of Jowetts was born. Series: Archive Photographs: Images of Motoring. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 3JJ; TRC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 238 x 165 x 12. Weight in Grams: 312.
Publisher
Tempus
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752417233
ISBN
9780752417233

€ 16.33

Hardcover. Keywords: Local History - Co. Dublin, Municipal Council. Quarter leather on cloth boards. Cloth is slightly worn and starting to peel from boards. Title in gilt on spine. 622pp
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Joseph Dollard
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1901
Edition
First Edition
SKU
KON0823322

€ 75.00

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

€ 16.33

Paperback. The story of Liverpool is, in many ways, the story of its docks. Before the docks, trade was limited by the tides and at the mercy of the Mersey's currents. After dock construction began, the city became a hub of Britain's worldwide trading network. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; HBTM; KNGS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 165 x 9. Weight in Grams: 314.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752417127
ISBN
9780752417127

€ 16.33

Paperback. Norman Bartlam's long-awaited new book is a day by day collection of events and happenings in Ladywood from the last two centuries. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMW; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 164 x 11. Weight in Grams: 364.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752459714
ISBN
9780752459714

€ 18.36

Paperback. Wolverhampton, a central Midlands town, was a town of both heavy industry and vehicle manufacture. Part of the "Images of England Series", this title depicts, covering the town centre as well as some of the surrounding areas, and records the changes that have taken place over the last one hundred years. Series: Archive Photographs. Num Pages: 128 pages, photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKEM; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 235 x 15. Weight in Grams: 308.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752420653
ISBN
9780752420653

€ 16.33

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

€ 13.28

Paperback. Linda Stratmann's well-illustrated and enthralling text will appeal to everyone interested in true crime and the shadier side of Essex's past. Series: Murders. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAX; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 174 x 12. Weight in Grams: 418.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752458502
ISBN
9780752458502

€ 18.36

Paperback. Num Pages: 160 pages, 151 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKENC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 172. Weight in Grams: 376.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750955539
ISBN
9780750955539

€ 19.37

Paperback. Num Pages: 32 pages. BIC Classification: WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 243 x 172 x 7. Weight in Grams: 128.
Publisher
Pitkin Unichrome Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781841653679
ISBN
9781841653679

€ 12.38

Pamphlet. 28pp. Illustrated. One stamp on first page. Keywords: Local History - County Tipperary, Church in Ireland, Religious Antiquities, Tourist Guide
Publisher
The Stationery Office for National Parks and Monuments Service
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KON0824580
ISBN
9789446617058

€ 12.00

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

€ 16.33

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