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Powis Castle

By: Anon

Price: £6.00

Publisher: England, The National Trust: 1988

Seller ID: 061581

Condition: Near Fine


Guide book to the castle. Includes mono illustrations throughout. Illustrated. 63 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Church of St Mary the Virgin Old Linslade

By: Anon

Price: £6.00

Seller ID: 062109

Condition: Good


11-page, stapled pamphlet serving as a short history of Linslade and its church near Leighton Buzzard in Bedfordshire. Good, clean copy. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Bartholomew's Revised "Half-Inch" Contoured Maps - Great Britain, Sheet 25 Fenland

By: Anon

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, Scotland, Bartholomew: 1962

Seller ID: 063210

Condition: Very Good


Printed on paper. Scale half inch to one mile. A good clean copy of this 1960's map. View more info

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What to See in the Lancaster and King's Own Regimental Museums

By: Anon

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Lancaster, City of Lancaster: 1951

Seller ID: 063825

Condition: Good


12-page stapled booklet being a concise guide to the regimental museums. Faint lengthways crease to booklet else a very good clean copy. View more info

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Buckingham Palace Guide Book : The Official Guide

By: Anon

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph Limited: 1994

Seller ID: 002819

ISBN: 0718138759

Condition: Near Fine


The official guide to the Palace. 48 pages + plans and family tree. Glossy brochure. Includes colour photos throughout. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Battle of Britain Museum Guide

By: Anon

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Hendon, The Society of Friends of the Royal Air Force Museum: 1979

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 012736

Condition: Very Good


A guide to the museum in Hendon, North London. Unpaginated. Pale blue paper covers. Illustrated with line drawings of the aircraft. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Canterbury - Notes on the Cathedrals No 2

By: Aon

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, W.H. Fairbairns:

Seller ID: 032369

Condition: Very Good


Small 12 page stapled booklet being a brief guide and history to the church. Illustrated with b.w. photographs. A very good clean copy. View more info

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Tales of Old Buckinghamshire

By: Archer, Jean

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Newbury, Berkshire, Countryside Books: 1987

Seller ID: 040552

ISBN: 1853060011

Condition: Good


Stories from bygone days - what was the origin of the Chiltern Hundreds? How did the Olney pancake race begin? A good, clean copy which is sunned to spine and edges of front cover. 95 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Greetings from Newport : A Selection of Picture Postcards Featuring Scenes of the Island's Capital a Century Ago

By: Archer, Lynette A.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Newport, Isle of Wight, Isle of Wight County Press Ltd,: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061365

ISBN: 1870947703

Condition: Near Fine


Charming and evocative collection of original postcards, showing the Hampshire town in other days. Clean, glossy, large format booklet - 43 pages. Prompt dispatch.. View more info

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Ware at War 1939-1945

By: Armes, Derek

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Ware, Hertfordshire, Rockingham Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060610

ISBN: 1873468873

Condition: Near Fine


Tells the story of the Hertfordshire town from the aftermath of the Munich crisis in 1938 to Victory in 1945 and the long debate over the building of a war memorial hall. Light sunning to spine else a clean, bright, large format paperback which appears unread - 200 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Story of Sadler's Wells : 1633-1977

By: Arundell, Dennis

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, Devon, David & Charles: 1978

Edition: Second Expanded Edition

Seller ID: 064312

ISBN: 0715376209

Condition: Very Good


The first book to trace this famous theatre's history from its seventeenth-century beginnings, onto the old City of London, and to its present-day location. Clean, square hardback in a d/w showing lightest shelfwear - 352 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Story of Greenwich

By: Aslet, Clive

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Ted Smart: 1999

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 036761

ISBN: 185613556X

Condition: Very Good


The story of the site of Britain's celebration of the new millennium which has been an emblem of British history for over a thousand years. Clean, square copy in a price-clipped d/w - 288 pages including index plus illustrated map endpapers. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Surprising Lancashire (SIGNED)

By: Aspin, Chris

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Helmshore, Lancashire, Helmshore Local History Society: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 055250

ISBN: 0906881056

Condition: Very Good


Looks at a lighter side of the county's history which often fails to find a place in standard works. Some light sunning to page edges else a clean, 74 page stapled booklet which is SIGNED by the author to the title page - 'Kind regards Chris Aspin'. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Story of Whitby's Old Parish Church

By: Austen, Rev. George

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Whitby, North Yorkshire, Horne & Son:

Edition: Eighth Edition

Seller ID: 058911

Condition: Very Good


24 page, stapled booklet being the eighth edition of the notes of a lecture delivered by the late Chancellor and revised by Canon Norman A. Vesey. Clean, glossy copy illustrated with seventeen photographs. Not dated - cover price of one shilling. Laid in is a free leaflet with historical notes. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Heinous and Grievous Offences : Crime and Justice in the Jacobean Hundred of Edmonton

By: Avery, David

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Edmonton Hundred Historical Society: 1995

Seller ID: 051643

ISBN: 0902922521

Condition: Very Good


Crime and justice in the Jacobean Hundred of Edmonton. A very good clean 32 page booklet. Illustrated with b/w drawings and photographs. View more info

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Porth and Rhondda Fach : The Second Selection (SIGNED COPY)

By: Bacchetta, Aldo and Rudd, Glyn ( Compiled By )

Price: £22.50

Publisher: Stroud, Gloucestershire, Tempus Publishing: 2002

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by the Compiler

Seller ID: 061297

ISBN: 0752411357

Condition: Very Good


Part of the Images of Wales Series with the latest selection of over 200 photographs, which bring vividly to life the recent past of this most historic of valleys. Clean, bright copy which is SIGNED by one of the compilers in blue ink to the half-title with the inscription ''To Colin Hughes, With best wishes, with a little bit of Lime Lemon and Sarsaparilla ! Saluti, Aldo Bacchetta.'' Light curl to cover and some odd minor spotting to page edges - 128pp. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Pilgrim’s Guide to the Royal and Ancient City of Canterbury

By: Back

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Kent, The Canterbury and District Chamber of Trade: 1946

Seller ID: 023864

Condition: Good


68 page stapled booklet with attached fold-out map. Contains information, photographs, and advertisements of the day. Crease to bottom corner of front cover. No date c1946. View more info

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The Guildhall of the City of London : Together with a Short Account of its Historic Associations and the Municipal Work carried on Therein

By: Baddeley, Alderman Sir John James

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, 1939

Edition: Seventh Edition

Seller ID: 058670

Condition: Very Good


Revised and corrected to date in the Records Office, Guildhall and with a foreword to the seventh edition by A.H. Thomas. 211 pages plus a four page Epilogue. Clean, tight, glossy copy. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Highgate Cemetery (SIGNED COPY)

By: Bailey, David (introduction)

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Oxted, Surrey, Hurtwood Press: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the Photographer

Seller ID: 064824

ISBN: 0903696347

Condition: Near Fine


Beautifully photographed work capturing the essence of the North London Cemetery. SIGNED by the PHOTOGRAPHER to the title page. Clean, glossy, large format softcover View more info

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Historic Lincoln

By: Baker, F. T.

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Norwich, Norfolk, Jarrold and Sons: 1983

Seller ID: 063974

ISBN: 0711700966

Condition: Near Fine


Glossy, stapled brochure giving a brief history, with illustrations, of the Lincolnshire county town. Clean, bright copy. Prompt dispatch. View more info