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A collection of over 200 postcards and family snapshots that taps a vein of nostalgia for the past of Barry and the surrounding area. It examines those settings which have provided the background of stimulus for the many wonderful memories held by residents and holiday-makers alike. Series: Archive Photographs. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKW; HBJD1; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 164 x 9. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Condition
New
SKU
9780752406428
ISBN
9780752406428

€ 6.02

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: 352 pages, 29 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESU; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 245 x 168 x 20. Weight in Grams: 290.
Publisher
Phillimore & Co.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9781860774119
ISBN
9781860774119

€ 13.27

Pamphlet. 30pp. n.d. n.p. Previous owner's signature on ffep. Keywords: Local history Mayo, Knock
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KHS1011589

€ 20.00

Paperback. 175pp. Index. Illustrated front cover. Cover stained and bumped, text clear. Keywords: Local history, agriculture
Condition
Used, Good
Publisher
Clonmel
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1956
Edition
First Edition
SKU
KHS1004892

€ 30.00

Paperback. For over a century, Kingston-upon-Thames was the de facto capital of England. Kingston upon Thames is a Royal borough and a Surrey market town situated on the banks of the River Thames. This title explores both the modern life of this London boroughs, as well as its historical background. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 108 x 171 x 8. Weight in Grams: 148.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752479682
ISBN
9780752479682

€ 8.14

Hardcover. Some shelf wear but overall in a good condition
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Merlin Publishing
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1987
Edition
Limited edition
SKU
KSC0001562
ISBN
9780863271632

€ 17.95

Paperback. Yesterday's Cardiff Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKWS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 232 x 156 x 9. Weight in Grams: 296.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752465296
ISBN
9780752465296

€ 17.31

Pamphlet. 16pp. n.d. Cover stained, library stamp. Pages shaded, text clear. Keywords: Irish history, biography, transport
Publisher
Catholic Truth Society of Ireland
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KHS1004905

€ 30.00

Hardcover. A history of Stafford Num Pages: 144 pages, 150 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMS; HBJD1; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 189 x 20. Weight in Grams: 520.
Publisher
Phillimore & Co.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1997
Condition
New
SKU
V9781860770494
ISBN
9781860770494

€ 18.32

[Londonderry and Culmore Forts. Return to an order of the Honourable The House of Commons, dated 29 June 1832; - for, - Copy of the Letter addressed by the Secretary of the Irish Society, Guildhall, City of London, to the Right Hon. Thomas Spring Rice, dated 21st June 1832, on the subject of not filling up the vacant Situation of Governor of Londonderry and Culmore Forts; - Return of all Sums paid by the Irish Society to the Governor of Londonderry and Culmore; - Such Extracts from the Charter or Records of the Irish Society, as may show the Tenure by which the Governor of the above Forts holds the Lands about Culmore, the conditions of the Tenure, the Number of Acres, and in whom the Title of the Lands is vested; also – Copy of the Appointment of the late General Hart, as Governor of the Forts of Londonderry and Culmore; and the Instrument (if any such there be) entitling him to hold certain Lands under the Irish Society, as Governor.] Papers relative to the Irish Society looking to discontinue the salary &c. of the Governor of the Culmore Fort as there was no Fort and no Duties to perform. Keywords: Local History – Co. Derry, The Irish Society, Government. 4pp. Disbound, housed in a protective file
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Ordered, by The House of Commons, to be printed
Publication date
1832
SKU
KON0823766

€ 125.00

Paperback. This title provides a COLLECTION OF ARCHIVE IMAGES ACCOMPANIED BY CAPTIONS. Series: Images of England. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAN; WQH; WTHR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 165 x 8. Weight in Grams: 312.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752432984
ISBN
9780752432984

€ 16.30

Paperback. A History of the World in 100 Objects by the British Museum and the BBC is a project which has fired the public imagination throughout the land. This title offers a tribute act, demonstrating that the local, the national and the international are always present, wherever the place, and that the World is where we live. Num Pages: 144 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKSC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 131 x 11. Weight in Grams: 242.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752459325
ISBN
9780752459325

€ 16.33

Pamphlet. 56 pp. 1974 revised. Illustrated. Maps. Keywords: Irish towns, historic monuments, guide book
Condition
Used, Like New
Publisher
Kamac Publications
Publication date
1974
SKU
KHS1005025

€ 25.98

Paperback. A selection of photographs that illustrates the transformation that has taken place in Leeds during the 20th century. It offers an insight into the daily lives and living conditions of local people and gives the reader glimpses and details of familiar places during this century of unprecedented change. It records the process of transformation. Num Pages: 120 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 166 x 9. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
120
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750948937
ISBN
9780750948937

€ 13.27

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

Paperback. Illustrated with photographs, drawing and adverts, the author presents his memories of Wakefield, an industrial town in West Yorkshire. Different themes are explored: church and chapel, education, leisure and recreation, wartime, business and industry, and growing up. Series: In Old Photographs. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 244 x 173 x 7. Weight in Grams: 328.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750939263
ISBN
9780750939263

€ 16.30

Paperback. Voices of Southborough Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 167 x 8. Weight in Grams: 298.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752420547
ISBN
9780752420547

€ 16.30

Pamphlet. 7pp. Illustrated cover
Condition
Used, Like New
Publication date
1990
SKU
KHS1005048

€ 25.98

Paperback. Rather than focusing on crimes, this title looks at accidents, incidents and disasters from the Victorian era to the early twentieth century. From the sad to the spectacular, from overdoses to crashes and featuring the story behind the incredible unintentional firework display, it brings together a ranging collection of stories. Num Pages: 128 pages, 80 black and white. BIC Classification: 1DBKENC; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 247 x 173 x 8. Weight in Grams: 346.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Edition
07th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750946742
ISBN
9780750946742

€ 16.33

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

€ 16.30

Hardcover. Kilkenny
Condition
Used, Like New
Publisher
Coolagh Centenary Committee
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1996
SKU
KHS0039846

€ 60.01

Hardcover. London has been the hub of social and political life in Britain for almost 2000 years - the only city in the world to have held such a dominant national position for so long. This study takes the reader on a voyage through London's past from the first bridging of the Thames. Num Pages: 460 pages, 32 pp plates, text-figures. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; HBJD1; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 164 x 249 x 32. Weight in Grams: 878. Ex librus with usual markings. Fine in fine dustwrapper, else a good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Condition
Used, Good
Publisher
OUP Oxford
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1998
SKU
KCG0004608
ISBN
9780198229223

€ 4.64

Paperback. An intriguing collection of historical facts and trivia on London's richest borough. Num Pages: 128 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 174 x 113 x 8. Weight in Grams: 148.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752466330
ISBN
9780752466330

€ 8.14

Paperback. Yardley Series: Archive Photographs. Num Pages: 128 pages, 200ill. BIC Classification: 1DBK; HBJD1; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 172 x 10. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
Tempus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752403397
ISBN
9780752403397

€ 16.30

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