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Image for Gorhambury : Historic Hertfordshire Home of the Grimston Family

Gorhambury : Historic Hertfordshire Home of the Grimston Family

By: N/A

Price: £8.50

Seller ID: 058597

Condition: Very Good


13 page, glossy, stapled booklet being a history of the home situated two miles west of St. Albans. Includes a diagram of the family tree. Next post dispatch. View more info

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St Albans : An Illustrated Miscellany

By: N/A

Price: £10.00

Publisher: St. Albans, Hertfordshire, Ottakar's: 2004

Seller ID: 061364

ISBN: 1845670000

Condition: Near Fine


Clean, glossy, 58 page booklet which reveals many of the secrets of the Hertfordshire city. Includes nostalgic b/w photographs produced by the Francis Firth Collection. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Hertfordshire Village Book

By: Anon

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Newbury, Berkshire, Hertfordshire Federations of Women's Institutes: 1986

Seller ID: 021584

Condition: Very Good


A very good, clean copy which has light reading creases to spine. Text block clean. Binding tight. 192 pages. Next post UK dispatch. Describes over 130 villages throughout the county. View more info

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Hertfordshire Structure Plan Review,1991-2011

By: Anon

Price: £14.50

Publisher: Hertford, Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire County Council Environment Department: 1998

Seller ID: 023644

ISBN: 0903538342

Condition: Very Good


Herts. C.C. File copy with some reference markings. Internally clean and bright - 140 pages plus attached fold-out map and legend. Adopted in 1998. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Countryside Leisure in Hertfordshire

By: Anon

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Hertford, Hertfordshire County Council: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041668

Condition: Good


Brief guide to the amenities and facilities available to the public within the county for open air recreation and interests in the countryside - written to help Hertfordshire people to start finding the places of interest or of natural beauty in their county. A very good clean copy of this now hard-to-find title. 128 pages. Illustrated with b.w. photographs. Includes fold-out map to pocket in rear cover. Light crease marks to cover 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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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

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Street and Place Names in Watford

By: Ball, Alan W. ( Borough Librarian )

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Watford, Hertfordshire, Watford Borough Council: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 064483

ISBN: 0903408023

Condition: Very Good


Now serves as a nostalgic look back at the Hertfordshire town of over forty-five years ago and beyond. Explains the reasons behind the naming of many roads and their history along with maps and b/w photographs. Clean, square hardback in a d/w - 104 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Around Tring : The Second Selection

By: Bass, Michael; Fowler, Jill ( Compiled By )

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Stroud, Gloucestershire, The Chalford Publishing Company: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062532

ISBN: 0752410040

Condition: Very Good


Part of the Archive Photographs Series being a further selection of old photographs of the Hertfordshire town, compiled by popular demand from pictures and information supplied as a result of the authors' first book. Clean, tight copy - 128 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Little Gaddesden - The Story of an English Parish

By: Bell, Vicars

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 066895

Condition: Very Good


The fascinating story of an English parish from the earliest times to the date of publication. Very good clean hardback hard-to-find in the original dustjacket (unclipped with slightly darkened spine and small closed tear to head of spine.). 160 pages including index. 4 b/w illustrations. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Bygone Berkhamsted

By: Birtchnell, Percy C.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, The Bookstack: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 066763

ISBN: 1871372011

Condition: Very Good


Bygone pictures of one of Hertfordshire's oldest towns together with many pages of notes ensuring every photo tells a story. Clean, glossy copy in an unclipped d/w - 80 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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A Short History of Berkhamsted

By: Birtchnell, Percy C.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, The Bookstack: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 066765

ISBN: 1871372003

Condition: Very Good


Looks back at the life and times of one Hertfordshire's oldest towns. Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w - 127 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Royal Commission on Historical Monuments (England) an Inventory of the Historical Monuments in Hertfordshire

By: Burghclere (preface)

Price: £72.50

Publisher: London, HMSO: 1910

Seller ID: 044221

Condition: Good


Contains a general historical introduction; an illustrated inventory, with a concise account of the monuments visited; a list of monuments that the Commissioners have selected as especially worth of preservation; a glossary of architecture, heraldic and archaeological terms; a map showing the topographical distribution of the scheduled monuments, and a index. Generally good, clean copy with attached, fold-out diagrams/maps. Lacks ffep and frontis slightly detached. Shelfwear and rubbing to boards which show gilt lettering to spine - 311 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Leafing Through Literature : Writers' Lives in Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire

By: Carroll, David

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Dunstable, Bedfordshire, The Book Castle: 1992

Seller ID: 048850

ISBN: 1871199018

Condition: As New


Looks at writers throughout history who have had a connection at some stage in their lives with Hertfordshire or Bedfordshire including George Orwell, John Bunyan, George Bernard Shaw, Beatrix Potter, Arnold Bennett, Charles Dickens, George Gascoigne, Edward Young, Sir Thomas More and Graham Greene. As new, unread paperback. 193 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Berkhamsted : Official Guide 1993/1994

By: Cook, John (foreword)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Local Authority Publishing: 1994

Edition: Annual Edition

Seller ID: 065790

Condition: Very Good


28-page, stapled booklet being a brief guide to the Hertfordshire town. Some light sunning to page edges else a clean, glossy copy with an attached, fold-out street map inside rear cover. Includes numerous local advertisements of the day. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Secret City : Hidden History of St.Albans (SIGNED COPY)

By: Corbett, James

Price: £16.00

Publisher: St. Albans, Hertfordshire, McDermott Marketing: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 065798

ISBN: 0952266407

Condition: Very Good


Reassesses and rehabilitates aspects of the Hertfordshire city's 'lost' but surprising past. Some faint sunning to page edges else a clean, bright booklet which is SIGNED by the author, in green ink, to the title page. 80 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Wigginton : Eight Centuries a Church and Parish (SIGNED COPY)

By: Cull, Elizabeth

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Wigginton, Hertfordshire, Derek Harrison: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 062516

ISBN: 0952041715

Condition: Very Good


Clean, bright booklet which is SIGNED by the author to the title page with the inscription ''For Fred Knight with all good wishes Sheila Cull 31.10.93''. 59 pages including a contribution from the Bishop of St. Albans and a foreword by Canon Basil Jones. View more info

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Church Green, Harpenden : My World 1914-1930

By: Curl, Colin W.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Harpenden, Hertfordshire, Harpenden & District Local History Society: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062822

Condition: Very Good


No. 5 of the Local History Series looking at some of the life and times of the Hertfordshire town. Clean, bright 30 page stapled booklet. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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A Professional Hertfordshire Tramp : John Edwin Cussans, Historian of Hertfordshire

By: Deacon, Audrey and Walne, Peter (edited by)

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Ware, Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire Record Society: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063513

ISBN: 095107282X

Condition: Very Good


Volume 3 of the Hertfordshire Record Publications Series which gives a clear and comprehensive insight into Cussan's mind and opinions, and a rare glimpse of Hertfordshire people and places some 150 years ago. Clean, square hardback in a d/w showing some sunning - 127 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Dacorum Second Steam Engine Rally and Fair

By: Evans, William ''Jack''

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1978

Edition: Souvenir Programme

Seller ID: 063816

Condition: Very Good


20-page, stapled pamphlet for the event held nearly 40 years ago at Six Tunnels Farm, Gaddesden Row, Hertfordshire on Saturday 9th & Sunday 10th September 1978. Includes several local adverts of the day. Clean, glossy copy. Prompt dispatch. View more info