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Image for Ordnance Survey  Sheet 105 Oxford & Henley on Thames - Second War Revision 1940

Ordnance Survey Sheet 105 Oxford & Henley on Thames - Second War Revision 1940

By: Anon

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Ordnance Survey: 1940

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 051937

Condition: Reading Copy


Printed on Paper this is the Second War Revision 1940. A very good clean copy though cover is missing. Scale one inch to one mile. Youth Hostels stamp printed on reverse. View more info

Image for Ordnance Survey  Sheet 101 Swansea - Second War Revision 1940

Ordnance Survey Sheet 101 Swansea - Second War Revision 1940

By: Anon

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Ordnance Survey: 1942

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 051942

Condition: Reading Copy


Printed on Paper this is the Second War Revision 1940 (printed 1942). A very good clean copy though cover is missing. Scale one inch to one mile. Youth Hostels stamp printed on reverse. View more info

Image for Ordnance Survey  Sheet 123 Winchester- Second War Revision 1940

Ordnance Survey Sheet 123 Winchester- Second War Revision 1940

By: Anon

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Ordnance Survey: 1940

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 051946

Condition: Reading Copy


Printed on Paper this is the Second War Revision 1940. A very good clean copy though cover is missing. Scale one inch to one mile. Youth Hostels stamp printed on reverse. View more info

Image for Ordnance Survey  Sheet 50 Bala - War Revision 1940

Ordnance Survey Sheet 50 Bala - War Revision 1940

By: Anon

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Ordnance Survey: 1940

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 051951

Condition: Reading Copy


Printed on cloth this is the War Revision 1940. A very good clean copy though cover is missing. Scale one inch to one mile. Youth Hostels stamp printed on reverse. View more info

Image for Ordnance Survey  Sheet 119 Exmoor - War Revision 1940

Ordnance Survey Sheet 119 Exmoor - War Revision 1940

By: Anon

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Ordnance Survey: 1940

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 051954

Condition: Reading Copy


Printed on cloth this is the War Revision Some staining to rear of cloth but map is clean though cover is missing. Scale one inch to one mile. Youth Hostels stamp printed on reverse. View more info

Image for Pictorial Guide to Christchurch Priory, Hampshire

Pictorial Guide to Christchurch Priory, Hampshire

By: Anon

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Brixham, Hamilton-Fisher:

Seller ID: 051972

Condition: Very Good


Small 12 page stapled booklet being a guide and history to the church. Illustrated with b.w & colour photographs. Undated circa 1970's A very good clean copy. View more info

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

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

Image for The Peasants' Revolt in Hertfordshire - The Rising and Its Background - a Symposium

The Peasants' Revolt in Hertfordshire - The Rising and Its Background - a Symposium

By: Anon

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire Publications: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 066539

Condition: Very Good


Discusses the course of the revolt in Hertfordshire, the aims and motives of the Hertfordshire rebels, and with Hertfordshire as an example, the actions taken by the government after Wat Tyler's death. A very good clean paperback. Previous owner's sticker on front cover. 189 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Ordnance Survey Map of Scotland -  Popular Edition  One-Inch Map of Scotland Sheet 66 Loch Lomond

Ordnance Survey Map of Scotland - Popular Edition One-Inch Map of Scotland Sheet 66 Loch Lomond

By: Anon

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Ordnance Survey: 1927

Seller ID: 062801

Condition: Very Good


Very good clean map printed on cloth. One inch to one mile. View more info

Image for Canterbury - Notes on the Cathedrals No 2

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

Image for Surprising Lancashire (SIGNED)

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

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

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

Image for In the Countryside of South Leicestershire

In the Countryside of South Leicestershire

By: Badcock, J.C.

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Leicester, Leicestershire, Vance Harvey Publishing: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041410

Condition: Very Good


Deals with the natural history of a small stretch of countryside in South Leicestershire, and intended as a guide to such places as a modest introduction to the wildlife, both plant and animal, that abides therein. A very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper. 96 pages. Colour frontis + b.w. sketches throughout. View more info

Image for Portrait of Shropshire

Portrait of Shropshire

By: Bailey, Brian J.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Robert Hale: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026847

ISBN: 0709193408

Condition: Good


Green covers with silver lettering to spine. 175 pages including index. Illustrated with b&w photographs. Light soiling to boards and rubbing to spine strip. Internally clean. View more info

Image for Stone Villages of England

Stone Villages of England

By: Bailey, Brian J.

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Robert Hale: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028169

ISBN: 0709005407

Condition: Good


Good, clean ex-library copy with the usual markings - 288 pages including index. A study of the fact that throughout history men have dug stones from beneath their feet and turned them, by careful selection and arrangement, into villages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Discovering Hertfordshire

Discovering Hertfordshire

By: Baker, Mararet

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Tring, Herfordshire, Shire Publications: 1969

Seller ID: 014106

Condition: Very Good


A very good, clean copy of this book which lists seven road routes through Hertfordshire + 16pp of b&w plates and a brief gazetteer. 56pp. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for A Short History Of Dunstable School 1888 - 1963

A Short History Of Dunstable School 1888 - 1963

By: Bancroft, F.M. ( Compiled and Edited By )

Price: £32.50

Publisher: Dunstable, Bedfordshire, G. W. Parsons (Printer): 1963

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 063245

Condition: Very Good


40-page, stapled booklet giving a brief history of the Bedfordshire Grammar School. Includes local adverts of the day. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Durham County Local History : Journal 80

Durham County Local History : Journal 80

By: Banham, John (Secretary)

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Spennymoor, County Durham, DCLHS: 2015

Seller ID: 063551

Condition: Near Fine


With contributions from Rosemary E. Allan ( an appreciation of Frank Atkinson ), David Butler ( an obituary of Allan Seaman (1930-2015), Joseph M. Fewster on The Durham Act of 1763 and the Morpeth election of 1768 etc. Clean, bright booklet which appears unread - 111 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Search 16

By: Banwell Society of Archaeology

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Banwell, Banwell Society of Archaeology: 1980

Seller ID: 015707

Condition: Very Good


52pp. Illustrated with b&w photographs and drawings. Articles entitled - Our Museum; Final Call; End of a Line; Francis Keene; Boat Trip into History; Banwell Deer Park etc. View more info

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Search 17

By: Banwell Society of Archaeology

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Banwell, Banwell Society of Archaeology: 1981

Seller ID: 015710

Condition: Very Good


82pp. Illustrated with b&w photographs and drawings. Articles entitled - History from the Melting Pot, Timepieces in the Tower - a chronicle of the Church Clocks, The Original Entrance to Banwell Stalactite Cave, Canal Mania etc. View more info