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A Short History and Guide to the Church of St. Margaret of Antioch, Barley, Hertfordshire

By: Wiseman, E. J.

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Cambridge, England, E & E. Plumridge:

Seller ID: 036129

Condition: Very Good


Short history and guide to the Hertfordshire church. Undated circa 1970s. Illustrations by Norman Preston & Ian Harrison. 20 page stapled booklet. View more info

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Yorkshire Villages

By: Wood, G. Bernard

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Robert Hale: 1980

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 044274

Condition: Very Good


Attempts to hold a mirror of appreciation to the villages of Yorkshire, tracking their origins and providing a glimpse at life in both rural, coastal and industrial communities. A very good clean hardback in price-clipped dustwrapper which has faded slightly to the spine. 208 pages including index. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Other Chateau Country

By: Woods, Katherine

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, John Lane The Bodley Head: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 066818

Condition: Good


Published in the 1930's to offer the reader an informal narrative describing one of the most picturesque districts of France, giving practical details of travel, costs, hotels, roads and local customs against a well-informed historical background. Good clean hardback which has faded spine in dustjacket which is tatty with large areas of loss. 78 illustrations and a fold-out sketch map. 279 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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A Guide to Barfreystone Church and Its World Famous Carvings

By: Worsfold, F.H.

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Canterbury, Kent, Kentish Gazette:

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 032366

Condition: Very Good


Small 16 page stapled booklet being a guide and history to the Kent church. A very good clean copy illustrated with 2 b.w. photographs. View more info

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Tracing the History of Villages

By: Yorke, Trevor

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Newbury, Berkshire, Countryside Books: 2001

Seller ID: 041075

ISBN: 1853067121

Condition: Very Good


The author takes on the role of village detective as he documents their development from pre-Roman settlements to the present day, using drawings and photographs to illustrate the physical appearance of the village through different periods of history. A very good clean paperback. 192 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info