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Hardcover. Kingsdown was built as Bristol's first planned suburb in the 18th century. At the time it was well know locally as the site of an important Civil War fortification and appreciated as an airy, green space just beyond the crowded medieval city. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations (some col.), maps. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 253 x 171 x 17. Weight in Grams: 488.
Publisher
Chichester: Phillimore, 2009.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9781860776014
ISBN
9781860776014

€ 20.35

[Murders, &c. (County Armagh). Return to an order of the Honourable The House of Commons, dated 7 June 1850; - for, A Return ‘of the Number of Murders and Waylayings in the Baronies of Upper and Lower Fews, in the County of Armagh, during the last Six Years; distinguishing by Name of Persons Killed and Waylaid, and the Place where the Offence occurred; also, giving the Numbers Arrested for each Offence, and the Result of any Trial of the Same:’ And Copies ‘of the Depositions taken by the Coroner of Armagh County, at the Inquest held on the Body of the Late Mr. Mauleverer’] Keywords: Local History – County Armagh, Law – Civil Order. 6pp. Disbound, housed in a protective file
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Ordered, by The House of Commons, to be printed
Publication date
1850
SKU
KON0823770

€ 250.00

Hardback. 396pp. Illustrated. Numerous full page aquatints. Engravings in the text two folding maps (one is torn but complete). Half calf on cloth boards. New title Label. Top edge gilt. Cover is worn on the edges and cloth is stained. Binding is tight. Text and illustrations are clear and bright. Keywords: Local History- Ulster, Northern Ireland, Travel, 19th Century Ireland, Tourist Guides, Rare and Antiquarian Books
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Hodges and Smith Dublin, Ireland
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1855
SKU
KHS0039785

€ 375.00

Paperback. A selection of photographs that illustrates the transformation that has taken place in Barnsley during the 20th century. It offers 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 change. It records the process of transformation. Num Pages: 120 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 167 x 9. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
Sutton Publishing Ltd
Number of pages
120
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750949033
ISBN
9780750949033

€ 13.27

Paperback. Series: Photographic Memories. Num Pages: 96 pages, Historical photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKWS; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 189 x 242 x 6. Weight in Grams: 294.
Publisher
The Francis Frith Collection
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845890209
ISBN
9781845890209

€ 19.99
€ 15.54

59pp. Illus. Maps. Previous owner's stamp. Keywords: Local history, local government, Irish towns
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Cashel Urban District Council
Publication date
1995
SKU
KHS1005133

€ 45.00

Paperback. Large 4to. Illustrated. Very good copy.Irish Local History.
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Septset
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1989
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
KEX0282685

€ 26.00

Paperback. In Exe to Axe Devonian Gerald Gosling takes the reader on a journey, illustrated with rare and atmospheric old photographs, through one of this country's most charming and still unspoilt corners, by way of farms adn ancient churches, along hidden lanes and past gentle rivers, all characteristic elements of this distinctive place. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEW; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 167 x 12. Weight in Grams: 438.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
182
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752467320
ISBN
9780752467320

€ 20.31

Paperback. A collection of phantoms, ghouls and spirits that contains spooky tales from Worthing and its environs. Num Pages: 96 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESX; VXQG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 165 x 7. Weight in Grams: 234.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752456164
ISBN
9780752456164

€ 13.24

Paperback. This fascinating selection of photographs traces some of the many ways in which Fountains Abbey has changed and developed over the last century. Series: Through Time. Num Pages: 96 pages, 183, 94 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 165 x 9. Weight in Grams: 308.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445606118
ISBN
9781445606118

€ 26.06

Paperback. The Stroud Navigation opened in 1779 from the Severn at Framilode to Stroud, Gloucestershire, a distance of eight miles. It brought increased prosperity to the Stroud Valleys, a centre for early industrialisation. Ten years later the Thames & Severn Canal, linked with it. Num Pages: 187 pages, 100ill.30col.ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWG; WGGN; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 247 x 171 x 13. Weight in Grams: 536.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752428062
ISBN
9780752428062

€ 23.38

Hardcover. 52pp. Cloth boards, title gilted on front cover. Corners bumped. Fore edge uncut, t e g. Previous owner's signature. A fine copy. Keywords: Irish music, songs, biography
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Hodges, Figgis & Co
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1910
SKU
KHS1005035

€ 295.00

Paperback. A history of Woodhouse Series: Archive Photographs. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 165 x 9. Weight in Grams: 320.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752410883
ISBN
9780752410883

€ 16.30

Hardcover. Series: Little Souvenir Books S. 64 pages, 64 illustrations. A souvenir picture book, with over 60 colour photographs showing the atmosphere of the City of Bath. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DBKEWS; WQH. Dimension: 166 x 118 x 12. Weight: 176.
Publisher
Chris Andrews Publications
Number of pages
64
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9781905385133
ISBN
9781905385133

€ 8.07

Paperback. Beautiful postcards capture the Four Heatons in all their glory. Series: The Postcard Collection. Num Pages: 96 pages, 180. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 315 x 11. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445645773
ISBN
9781445645773

€ 26.06

Paperback. The small Hampshire town of Petersfield saw little direct conflict during World War II, yet its story reflects the anxieties and concerns of Britain's inhabitants during that period. This record of the effect of the war will serve as a memorial to an exceptional period in Petersfield's history. Num Pages: 176 pages, 50 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESH; 3JJF; HBJD1; HBWQ; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 247 x 173 x 11. Weight in Grams: 454.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1980
Edition
illustrated ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750936729
ISBN
9780750936729

€ 18.32

Paperback. This book is part of the Images of England series, which uses old photographs and archived images to show the history of various local areas in England, through their streets, shops, pubs, and people. Series: Archive Photographs: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWS; HBJD1; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 165 x 9. Weight in Grams: 304.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752415239
ISBN
9780752415239

€ 16.29

Hardcover. 162pp. Quarter cloth, gilt title on spine, clear text. Keywords: Irish history, local history, Irish life
Condition
Used, Good
Publisher
Burns Oates
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1944
SKU
KHS1004730

€ 35.00

Paperback. Drawing on a wide selection of sources and illustrated with more than fifty images, this collection of tales explores the shadier side of the Lake District's past. It features the tale of the 'Keswick Imposter', who seduced and bigamously married a young lady of Buttermere before being hanged at Castile for fraud. Series: Murder & Crime. Num Pages: 96 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKENM; BTC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 166 x 234 x 5. Weight in Grams: 240.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752448053
ISBN
9780752448053

€ 13.25

Paperback. Contains stories from around Kent, including the hunchbacked monk at Boughton Malherbe, the black dog of Leeds and the tale of Lady Blanche of Rochester Castle. This title is suitable for those who want to know why Kent is known as the most haunted county in England. Num Pages: 96 pages, Illustrations, 1 map. BIC Classification: 1DBKESK; VXQG; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 166 x 6. Weight in Grams: 304.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752436050
ISBN
9780752436050

€ 13.25

Pamphlet. 20pp. Keywords: Local history Mayo, Knock
Publisher
Knock Shrine Society
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KHS1011599

€ 10.00

Paperback. 8vo . Illustrated. Original printed wrappers. Irish Local History.
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Tipperary Remembers Society, Tipperary
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1976
Edition
First Edition
SKU
KEX0293595

€ 16.00

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

€ 19.33

Pamphlet. Article in the 'County Louth Archaeological Journal', Vol. XIV, No. 2, 1958. The Journal of the County Louth Archaeological Society. Keywords: Local History - Co. Louth, Genealogy, Periodical. 13pp
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Dundalgan Press
Publication date
1958
SKU
KON0823378

€ 25.00

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