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Image for Fir Bob Land: A Look Around Higher Bebington

Fir Bob Land: A Look Around Higher Bebington

By: Alsbury, Allan

Price: £7.00

Publisher: UK, Countyvise Ltd.: 1999

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 022334


123pp; illus. View more info

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Folkestone and District

By: Anon

Price: £12.00

Publisher: UK, Publisher: 1920

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 021937


Unpaginated and undated c1920. Collection of b/w photographs in staple-bound hardcover. Gift dedication in ink on front pastedown. Rubbed edges to boards View more info

Image for Some Aspects of the History of Aston cum Aughton

Some Aspects of the History of Aston cum Aughton

By: Aston History Group

Price: £12.00

Publisher: UK, Aston History Group: 1977

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 023712


101pp; illustrated with sketches, maps and graphs, staple-bound typed document. View more info

Image for Fifty Years of Progress Being a Description of The House of Davenport with Illustrations from Photographs of the Organisation

Fifty Years of Progress Being a Description of The House of Davenport with Illustrations from Photographs of the Organisation

By: Davenports

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Birmingham, United Kingdtom, Davenports of Bath Row: 1935

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 022163


56pp; boards rubbed along edges and spine, with some light soiling. Company's Souvenir Book Plate on front pastedown. View more info

Image for The History and Antiquities of the Town of Southwell

The History and Antiquities of the Town of Southwell

By: Dickinson, William

Price: £16.00

Publisher: UK, Nottinghamshire County Council: 1996

Edition: Facsimile

Seller ID: 022627


Limited Edition number 303 of 600 copies. Facsimile copy of the 1819 3rd revised and extended edition. 404pp. Illustrations, family pedigrees, appendices. View more info

Image for Wormhill. The History of a High Peak Village

Wormhill. The History of a High Peak Village

By: Drewry, Christopher

Price: £24.00

Publisher: UK, Ashridge Press / Country Books: 2007

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 023761


208pp; illustrated. Address label, town and date on flyleaf. View more info

Image for Earlsheaton - A West Riding Village

Earlsheaton - A West Riding Village

By: Earlsheaton History Group

Price: £19.00

Publisher: UK, Earlsheaton History Group: 2003

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 023537


256ppp; illus. View more info

Image for The Pilgrim's Guide to the Royal and Ancient City of Canterbury

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

By: Editor

Price: £20.00

Publisher: UK, Canterbury and District Chamber of Trade: 1927

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 022994


140pp; fold out street plan at front. Some soiling to covers. Detailed guide with a host of interesting trade adverts. View more info

Image for Tynedale: From Blanchland to Carter Bar

Tynedale: From Blanchland to Carter Bar

By: Graham, Frank

Price: £6.00

Publisher: UK, F. Graham.: 1978

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 022207


368pp; illustrated. Light shelfwear to dustjacket. View more info

Image for The History of Chesterfield and its Charities; with an account of the Chapeiries and Hamlets in the Parish: To Which is added, an Historical Description of Chatsworth, Hardwick and Bolsover in the County of Derby

The History of Chesterfield and its Charities; with an account of the Chapeiries and Hamlets in the Parish: To Which is added, an Historical Description of Chatsworth, Hardwick and Bolsover in the County of Derby

By: Hall, The Rev. George

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Chesterfield, UK, John Ford: 1823

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 023173


132pp plus index; illus. Marbled endpapers. The book is half leather, the corners are rubbed; the marbled sections of the boards are faded and rubbed. Age tanning to pages. View more info

Image for Tickhill : Discover Its Past. An Illustrated History

Tickhill : Discover Its Past. An Illustrated History

By: Hill, Carol

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Tickhill District Local History Society: 2014

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 022489


332pp; ink smudge on title page. View more info

Image for Wadesleia to Wadsley : A History of the Village of Wadsley from the Later Britons to the Present Day

Wadesleia to Wadsley : A History of the Village of Wadsley from the Later Britons to the Present Day

By: Kaye, Major C. P.

Price: £9.50

Publisher: UK, C. P. Kaye: 1988

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 023651


167pp; illustrated. Signed by previous owner on first page. View more info

Image for Kelly's Directory of Bedford and Neighbourhood

Kelly's Directory of Bedford and Neighbourhood

By: Kelly's Directories

Price: £35.00

Publisher: UK, Kelly's Directories Ltd.: 1957

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 023843


560pp. :Light wear, stains and rubbing to boards and spine. Age tanning to pages. View more info

Image for The Early History of Stocksbridge and District  or Annals and Antiquities of the Little Don and Ewden Valleys, with an Account of Some Old Industries in Hunshelf and Waldershelf. (Handbook No. 13)

The Early History of Stocksbridge and District or Annals and Antiquities of the Little Don and Ewden Valleys, with an Account of Some Old Industries in Hunshelf and Waldershelf. (Handbook No. 13)

By: KENWORTHY Joseph

Price: £35.00

Publisher: UK, Joseph Kenworthy: 1917

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 023345


Handbook No.13. Subject- The Inclosure Awards of Bolderstone, Hunshelf, Langsett and Midhope, or how the Cow-Gates, Commons, Town-Fields, Moors, Village Greens and Waste Grounds of these several Townships were divided and inclosed.2 illus. 54pp. One of a series of 8 handbooks written and published by Kenworthy between 1914 and 1917. Old liquid stain affecting cover and several pages. View more info

Image for The Early History of Stocksbridge and District  or Annals and Antiquities of the Little Don and Ewden Valleys, with an Account of Some Old Industries in Hunshelf and Waldershelf. (Handbook No. 15)

The Early History of Stocksbridge and District or Annals and Antiquities of the Little Don and Ewden Valleys, with an Account of Some Old Industries in Hunshelf and Waldershelf. (Handbook No. 15)

By: KENWORTHY Joseph

Price: £38.00

Publisher: UK, Joseph Kenworthy: 1915

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 023346


Handbook No.15. Subjects- Descent of the Manor of Bolsterstone and how the same was acquired by the Wilsons of Broomhead Hall. St. Mary's Church, Bolsterstone, or the Chapel of the Village Community of Bolsterstone-in-Waldershelf. Two Brothers and Two Sisters.- An Appreciation. Gleanings from the Bolsterstone Parish Magazine. Bolsterstone Church.- A Poem. 40 illus. 100pp. One of a series of 8 handbooks written and published by Kenworthy between 1914 and 1917. Old liquid ... View more info

Image for The Early History of Stocksbridge and District  or Annals and Antiquities of the Little Don and Ewden Valleys, with an Account of Some Old Industries in Hunshelf and Waldershelf.(Handbook No. 16)

The Early History of Stocksbridge and District or Annals and Antiquities of the Little Don and Ewden Valleys, with an Account of Some Old Industries in Hunshelf and Waldershelf.(Handbook No. 16)

By: KENWORTHY Joseph

Price: £30.00

Publisher: UK, Joseph Kenworthy: 1915

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 023347


41pp. Handbook No.16. Subjects- Langsett. The Descent of the Manor of Langsett otherwise Langside alias Penisale or Penesale-Mere: a puzzle in local economic history which still awaits a satisfactory solution. The Benefice of Penistone and who presents.- Transfer of Advowson.- Augmentation of Benefice.21 illus. 41pp. One of a series of 8 handbooks written and published by Kenworthy between 1914 and 1917. Old liquid stain affecting cover and several pages. View more info

Image for The Early History of Stocksbridge and District  or Annals and Antiquities of the Little Don and Ewden Valleys, with an Account of Some Old Industries in Hunshelf and Waldershelf.(Handbook No. 18a)

The Early History of Stocksbridge and District or Annals and Antiquities of the Little Don and Ewden Valleys, with an Account of Some Old Industries in Hunshelf and Waldershelf.(Handbook No. 18a)

By: KENWORTHY Joseph

Price: £28.00

Publisher: UK, Joseph Kenworthy: 1916

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 023348


46pp. Handbook No.18a. Subject- Old Registers & Old Scholars or The' Beginnings' of the Sunday School Movement in Bolsterstone and Midhope Liberties.One of a series of 8 handbooks written and published by Kenworthy between 1914 and 1917. Old liquid stain affecting cover and several pages. View more info

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A History of the Manor and Parish of Wadsley

By: Kirk-Smith, H.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, J. C. Short & Co.: 1955

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 023795


48pp; illustrated. Covers soiled, rubbed and creased. Name on front. View more info

Image for Orcadiana: Pen Portraits of the Past

Orcadiana: Pen Portraits of the Past

By: Lamb, Gregor

Price: £12.50

Publisher: UK, Bellavista Publications: 2004

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 023256


270pp. 'A collection of more than 40 articles relating to Orkney and its northern neighbours and covers topics spanning a very remote past up to the end of the 20th century.' View more info

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Golden Years of Barnsley (Memories)

By: McIroy, Kevin

Price: £10.00

Publisher: UK, True North Books: 1998

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 021380


120pp; illus. Shelfwear to edges of dustjacket. View more info