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Image for Worcester St Johns Cycling Club 1888 - 1988. A History

Worcester St Johns Cycling Club 1888 - 1988. A History

By: Alma, Roger

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Roger Alma: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019961

Condition: Very Good


xix + 81pp, black and white photographs. Privately produced publication, blue plastic covers and clear acetates to front, light wear and ageing only, a VG copy. Reproduction of some of the photographs is variable, some are contrasty and lack detail, the result of the copying process. Scarce publication. View more info

Image for Veteran-Cycle Club Cycling History No.1: The Malvern Cycling Club 1883 - 1912. A History of Cycling in Malvern, Worcestershire, Before the First World War

Veteran-Cycle Club Cycling History No.1: The Malvern Cycling Club 1883 - 1912. A History of Cycling in Malvern, Worcestershire, Before the First World War

By: Alma, Roger

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Veteran-Cycle Club: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020969

ISBN: 0956633722

Condition: Near Very Good


148pp, 4 appendices, illustrations. Softback, reading creases to covers, slight creasing to final pages, a near VG copy. Scarce. Sir Edward Elgar was a keen cyclist in the Malvern area, though not a member of the Malvern Cycling Club. View more info

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The Mercian Brigade

By: Anon

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Published for the Mercian Brigade By The Kingswood Press: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: R15181

Condition: Good


Undated, but circa 1950 based on contents. 257pp, illustrated. Card wraps, crest to front cover, covers rather soiled, some edge rubbing and minor loss, slight corner creasing, light foxing to edges otherwise a VG tight copy. Details an outline history of the four regiments comprising the Mercian Brigade: The 22nd (Cheshire) Regiment; The Worcestershire Regiment; The South Staffordshire Regiment; The North Staffordshire Regiment. Each regimental history supported by cons... View more info

Image for Golden Jubilee: The Story of Midland Red 1904 - 1954

Golden Jubilee: The Story of Midland Red 1904 - 1954

By: Anon

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Birmingham, The Birmingham and Midland Motor Omnibus Co. Ltd: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021725

Condition: Good


24pp, map, illustrated with photographs of Directors, employees, buses and premises. Card covers, edge rubbing/creasing/browning, corner crease to first page, overall general light ageing and wear, a Good tight copy of this commemorative brochure. View more info

Image for Diamond Jubilee: Midland Red 1904 - 1964

Diamond Jubilee: Midland Red 1904 - 1964

By: Anon

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Birmingham, The Birmingham and Midland Motor Omnibus Co. Ltd: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021726

Condition: Good+


28pp, map, illustrated with photographs of Directors, employees, buses and premises. Card covers, slight edge rubbing/creasing/browning, overall general light ageing and wear, a Good+ tight copy of this commemorative brochure. View more info

Image for Redditch and District Illustrated Business Review, Including Alcester, Studley, Astwood Bank, Alvechurch, Barnt Green and Henley-in-Arden

Redditch and District Illustrated Business Review, Including Alcester, Studley, Astwood Bank, Alvechurch, Barnt Green and Henley-in-Arden

By: Anon

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Smethwick, Cape Hill Press Limited: 1923

Seller ID: 021846

Condition: Fair to Good


58pp, index, black and white photographs. Softback, front cover tatty with edge loss and tears, loss to spine, minor loss to rear. Original stapled publication, reading creases, some foxing, some edge tears to contents. In Fair-to-Good condition overall, it is tight and represents a fascinating insight into Redditch at a time when the population was circa 16000 only. Includes details of numerous local businesses and their owners/directors. Sold as a working copy only. View more info

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Stourport on Severn in Old Picture Postcards

By: Baylis, TJS

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Netherlands, European Library: 1998

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 018301

ISBN: 9028829350

Condition: Very Good


80pp, 2pp introduction, 76 captioned b+w photographs. Pictorial boards, light wear only. View more info

Image for Evesham in Old Picture Postcards

Evesham in Old Picture Postcards

By: Baylis, TJS

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Netherlands, European Library: 1985

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 019001

ISBN: 9028832238

Condition: Very Good


80pp, captioned illustrations throughout. Pictorial boards, slight edge rubbing, a VG clean tight copy. View more info

Image for Bob Backenforth's Worcester Pubs Then. And Now: Volume II (Two, 2): The Early Victorian Years 1837-73

Bob Backenforth's Worcester Pubs Then. And Now: Volume II (Two, 2): The Early Victorian Years 1837-73

By: Bob Blandford (aka Bob Backenforth)

Price: £17.00

Publisher: Worcester, The Whole Picture Publishing Company: 2015

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 021550

ISBN: 0992741815

Condition: Very Good


514pp, index, illustrated throughout. Softback, light reading wear, a VG copy. Social history of Worcester in early Victorian times. View more info

Image for Bob Backenforth's Worcester Pubs Then. And Now: Volume II (Two, 2): The Early Victorian Years 1837-73

Bob Backenforth's Worcester Pubs Then. And Now: Volume II (Two, 2): The Early Victorian Years 1837-73

By: Bob Blandford (aka Bob Backenforth)

Price: £17.00

Publisher: Worcester, The Whole Picture Publishing Company: 2015

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 021636

ISBN: 0992741815

Condition: Very Good


514pp, index, illustrated throughout. Softback, light reading wear, a VG copy. Social history of Worcester in early Victorian times. View more info

Image for There's Always Something! 70 Years at Norval Farm in the Vale of Evesham

There's Always Something! 70 Years at Norval Farm in the Vale of Evesham

By: Bomford, Tony

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Evesham, AL Bomford: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 021387

Condition: Very Good


114pp, illustrations. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. Signed by the author: 'Enjoy It, Tony' on title page. Farming and country life on a farm in South Littleton in the Vale of Evesham. View more info

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The River Severn: A Journey Following the River from the Estuary to Its Source

By: Bradford, John Leslie

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Redditch, Hunt End Books: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020723

ISBN: 0951948199

Condition: Very Good


162pp, photographs throughout, most in colour. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. Flat signed by the author on the title page. View more info

Image for The River Avon: A Journey Following the River from Tewkesbury to Its Source

The River Avon: A Journey Following the River from Tewkesbury to Its Source

By: Bradford, John Leslie

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Redditch, Hunt End Books: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 020727

ISBN: 0954981316

Condition: Very Good


166pp, photographs throughout, most in colour. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. Flat signed by the author on the title page. View more info

Image for Pershore, Where D'Ye Think!

Pershore, Where D'Ye Think!

By: Bramford, Margaret

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Malvern, Margaret Bramford: 2007

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 015367

Condition: Fine


252pp, b+w illustrations. An entertaining account of life in a small market town in Worcestershire, in the 1920s and 1930s, as recalled by Pershore folk themselves, with occasional glances backward to even earlier times. Fine copy. View more info

Image for Voices from the Past: Pershore 1900 - 1935

Voices from the Past: Pershore 1900 - 1935

By: Bramford, Margaret

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Malvern, Margaret Bramford: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020272

Condition: Near Very Good


69pp, illustrated. Softback, slight creasing to front cover and early pages, a near VG copy, the latest title from Margaret Bramford featuring more recollections from Pershore. View more info

Image for This Was MY Pershore, in the 1930s

This Was MY Pershore, in the 1930s

By: Bramford, Margaret

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Malvern, Margaret Bramford: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021787

Condition: Fine


160pp, illustrations. Memories of Pershore and the surrounding villages from the 1930s, by the well-known local author. A VG copy. View more info

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Remember Fladbury and Moor

By: Carney, Mollie

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Barracuda Books: 1986

Edition: Limited/Numbered

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 021009

ISBN: 0860232727

Condition: Very Good


120pp, subscriber's list, index, endpaper maps, black and white photographs. Brown boards, slight foxing mainly to endpapers, overall a VG copy in (slight colour fading to spine and adjacent edges, foxing to each flyleaf, not price-clipped) dustwrapper. This is copy number 56 of the limited edition and is signed by the author to verso of front free endpaper. The story of the villages of Fladbury and Moor in the Vale of Evesham, near Pershore in Worcestershire. View more info

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Victorian Worcester: A Biography

By: Carpenter, Jeff

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Worcester, Brockhill Publishing: 2006

Edition: Second Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 017746

ISBN: 0955257107

Condition: Good+


156pp, index, references, illustrations including 8 in colour. Softback, laminate lifting slightly at edges otherwise light wear only, a near Very Good clean tight copy. Signed by the author on front free endpaper. View more info

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Victorian Worcester: A Biography

By: Carpenter, Jeff

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Worcester, Brockhill Publishing: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 017747

ISBN: 0955257107

Condition: Good+


156pp, index, references, illustrations including 8 in colour. Softback, laminate lifting at one corner otherwise light wear only, a near Very Good clean tight copy. Signed by the author on front free endpaper. View more info

Image for A Short History of Rous Lench PLUS Historical Notes Post 1900: An Addition to A Short History of Rous Lench

A Short History of Rous Lench PLUS Historical Notes Post 1900: An Addition to A Short History of Rous Lench

By: Chafy, The Revd WKW / Gill, Roy

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Worcestershire, Parish Council of Rous Lench: 1994

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 018377

Condition: Very Good


2 books are included here. A 1994 reprint of 'A Short History of Rous Lench' by the Revd WKW Chafy, published 1901, with illustrations by Gweendolen M Chafy. The other book is 'Historical Notes Post 1900: An Addition to A Short History of Rous Lench' by Roy Gill, covering the period up to 1992. Both books are softbound booklets, both in VG condition. View more info

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Reminiscences of an Eckington Lad

By: Cooke, Doug

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Douglas Cooke: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022737

Condition: Very Good


96pp, illustrated. Softback, a VG copy. Reminiscences from Eckington in Worcestershire. View more info

Image for Out and About: A Guide to Pershore and Its Environs. The Story of 1000 Years.

Out and About: A Guide to Pershore and Its Environs. The Story of 1000 Years.

By: Corbet-Milward, Roger (With Articles By Fred Archer and Ivor Beard)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Pershore, The Committee of Pershore Millenium 972-1972: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: R23905

ISBN: 0950240311

Condition: Very Good


64pp, map and details of 10 recommended tours and their mileage from Pershore. Includes the articles 'Up and Down the River Avon' by Ivor Beard and 'Dialect of the Agricultural Labourer' by Fred Archer, one of the scarcest of Fred's work. VG clean tight copy. Scarce. View more info

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Malvern Between the Wars: A Reminiscence

By: Covins, Frederick

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Malvern, Book Production Services: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022565

ISBN: 0950783900

Condition: Very Good


90pp, black and white photographs. Landscape format hardback, pictorial boards, light wear and ageing, a VG copy. Personalised gift dedication from the author to title page. View more info

Image for Buckland with Laverton: An Ancient Manor

Buckland with Laverton: An Ancient Manor

By: Dallas, Elin / Fletcher, Bridget

Price: £10.00

Publisher: E Dallas & B Fletcher:

Seller ID: 022722

Condition: Very Good


76pp, illustrations, some in colour. Softback, a VG copy. Undated, circa 2000. View more info

Pershore Places

By: Daniels, Janet / Freeman, Marion

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Pershore, Janet Daniels & Marion Freeman: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021006

ISBN: 095526233X

Condition: Very Good


114pp, index, bibliography, illustrated. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. This book is about some of the places that make up the Georgian town of Pershore. View more info

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Pershore People

By: Daniels, Janet / Freeman, Marion

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Pershore, Janet Daniels & Marion Freeman: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021713

Condition: Very Good


80pp, illustrated. This book describes the lives of some of the people of Pershore's past, many of whom were just ordinary folk. From the Perrott family to cholera victims, the authors have tried to bring to life the stories behind certain individuals who have become part of the history of Pershore. Includes articles on The Bedford and Coventry families and Judge John Perrott. A VG copy. View more info

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Pershore at Play

By: Davis, Dr. Bob

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Malvern, Aspect Design: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 021786

ISBN: 1905795297

Condition: Fine


142pp, illustrated, bibliography, references. Softback, a Vg copy. Signed and dated by author on title page. View more info

Image for Motoring Around Hereford, Worcester and the Welsh Marches

Motoring Around Hereford, Worcester and the Welsh Marches

By: Demaus, AB

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Stroud, Tempus Publishing Ltd: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021386

ISBN: 0752423614

Condition: Very Good


128pp, captioned black and white photographs throughout, covering cycles, motorcycles, motor cars, motorsport, commercial vehicles, garages and workshops. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for The Cropthorne Camera of Minnie Holland, 1892-1905

The Cropthorne Camera of Minnie Holland, 1892-1905

By: E. R. Cornell; G. H. Keating; C. D. Webb

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Cornwall, Kawabata Press: 1984

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 019941

ISBN: 0906110440

Condition: Good+


104pp, illustrated, Card covers, slight browning to edges, a few marks, small indent to rear, small label glue mark to rear, overall a Good+ copy. Photographic record of the Worcestershire village, near Pershore and close to the River Avon. View more info

Image for Images of Shelsley: 90 Years of Britain's Oldest Motor Sporting Event Seen Through the Eye of the Camera

Images of Shelsley: 90 Years of Britain's Oldest Motor Sporting Event Seen Through the Eye of the Camera

By: Edited By Robert Cooper on Behalf of The Midland Automobile Club with a Foreword By Denis Jenkinson

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Worcestershire, The Midland Automobile Club: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: R24511

Condition: Very Good


97pp, captioned b+w photographs 1905 to the current day, with a list of hill climb winners, vehicle and times. Pictorial card covers, VG clean tight copy. View more info

Image for Guy Fawkes: The Real Story of the Gunpowder Plot?

Guy Fawkes: The Real Story of the Gunpowder Plot?

By: Edwards, Francis

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Rupert Hart-Davis: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017487

ISBN: 0246639679

Condition: Good


265pp, index, notes, 8pp plates. A previous owner had affixed a dustwrapper protective cover to the boards and front endpaper with sellotape. As a result, the boards/both pastedowns/both endpapers/dustwrapper all have residual glue marks. Hence book and wrapper are graded as Good only. Red boards, small mark to 2 pages, light ageing only, in a complete dustwrapper, now in a new removeable protective sleeve! Glue marks aside, this would be a VG copy. View more info

Image for Don't Blame Me I'm Only the Triangle Player

Don't Blame Me I'm Only the Triangle Player

By: Elliott, Rob

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Worcester, Square One Publications: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022405

ISBN: 1872017509

Condition: Very Good


122pp, illustrations. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Pollarded Trees and Their Historical Significance: A Study in Wichenford Parish

Pollarded Trees and Their Historical Significance: A Study in Wichenford Parish

By: Field, Jane

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Worcestershire, Gatepiece Books: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019443

ISBN: 0956343708

Condition: Very Good


163pp, index, 7 appendices, 2 drawings, 34 photographs, 40 maps plus loose colour map showing the distribution of oak, ash, lime and alder pollards within the Wichenford Parish (2008). Large format softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

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Burcot Millenium 2000 AD

By: Fowler, Rae (Researched and Written by)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Worcestershire, The Burcot Village Hall Committee: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022395

Condition: Very Good


48pp, illustrations throughout, most in colour. Large format softback, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Pershore Through Time

Pershore Through Time

By: Freeman, Marion

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Stroud, Amberley Publishing: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021493

ISBN: 1848684754

Condition: Very Good


96pp, captioned then and now photographs and prints throughout. Softback, an excellent clean tight copy. View more info

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Dudley (Living Memories)

By: Frith, Francis / Collins, DR Paul

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Wiltshire, The Francis Frith Collection: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017985

ISBN: 1845890477

Condition: Very Good


90pp, index, narrative plus captioned black and white photographs. Pictorial laminated boards, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Dudley (Living Memories)

Dudley (Living Memories)

By: Frith, Francis / Collins, DR Paul

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Wiltshire, The Francis Frith Collection: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017986

ISBN: 1845890477

Condition: Very Good


90pp, index, narrative plus captioned black and white photographs. Pictorial laminated boards, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Francis Frith's Living Memories: Dudley

Francis Frith's Living Memories: Dudley

By: Frith, Francis / Collins, Dr. Paul

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Wiltshire, The Francis Frith Collection: 2005

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: R15110

ISBN: 1859379729

Condition: New


90pp, index, standard format of Francis Frith biography, introduction with captioned b+w photographs throughout. Contents:- Francis Frith: Victorian Pioneer; Dudley - an Introduction; Central Dudley; Dudley from the Air; The Clearance Area; The Outskirts. New book. Multiple copies available. View more info

Image for Francis Frith's Living Memories: Dudley

Francis Frith's Living Memories: Dudley

By: Frith, Francis / Collins, Dr. Paul

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Wiltshire, The Francis Frith Collection: 2005

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: R15243

ISBN: 1859379729

Condition: New


90pp, index, standard format of Francis Frith biography, introduction with captioned b+w photographs throughout. Contents:- Francis Frith: Victorian Pioneer; Dudley - an Introduction; Central Dudley; Dudley from the Air; The Clearance Area; The Outskirts. New book. Multiple copies available. View more info

Image for A History of Worcestershire Agriculture and Rural Evolution

A History of Worcestershire Agriculture and Rural Evolution

By: Gaut, RC

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Worcester, Littlebury & Co Ltd: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021875

Condition: Near Very Good


xvi + 490pp, indexes, bibliography. Brown boards, spine dulled, a few marks, dated owner's name, 2 sets of initials, to front endpaper, Some foxing, mainly to endpapers and edges, Overall a near VG copy without dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Halt. Major Gray Ahead. An Anthology, Fifty Years After the End of World War II, of Memories of the Late Lt. Colonel HM Gray OBE TD, Schoolmaster, Housemaster & Commandant of OTC & JTC at Bromsgrove School And Some of Those Around Him

Halt. Major Gray Ahead. An Anthology, Fifty Years After the End of World War II, of Memories of the Late Lt. Colonel HM Gray OBE TD, Schoolmaster, Housemaster & Commandant of OTC & JTC at Bromsgrove School And Some of Those Around Him

By: Gillibrand, Patrick (Editor)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Bromsgrove, Bromsgrove School: 1995

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 022600

Condition: Very Good


78pp, photographs. Large format softback, inked telephone number (?) to front cover otherwise light wear only, a VG copy. Limited edition, this is No.100/500. View more info

Image for Severn Traders: The West Country Trows and Trowmen

Severn Traders: The West Country Trows and Trowmen

By: Green, Colin

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Lydney, Black Dwarf Publications: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 019925

ISBN: 0953302822

Condition: Very Good


180pp, indexes, bibliography, 8 appendices, black and white photographs and drawings throughout. Brown boards, previous owner's label to front pastedown, otherwise a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. Personalised gift dedication from the author to front endpaper, to Max Sinclair, driving force behind the revival of the Droitwich Canal, and whose ownership label is opposite. View more info

Image for The Nature of Worcestershire: The Wildlife and Ecology of the Old County of Worcestershire

The Nature of Worcestershire: The Wildlife and Ecology of the Old County of Worcestershire

By: Green, GH / Westwood, Brett / Adlam, Brian

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Buckingham, Barracuda Books: 1991

Edition: Limited/Numbered

Inscription: Signed by Authors

Seller ID: 021788

ISBN: 0860234878

Condition: Very Good


192pp, subscriber's list, index, bibliography and references, illustrated. Written and edited by GH Green and Brett Westwood, with a chapter on the background to the county by Brian Adlam. This is copy no.163 and is signed by all 3 authors on title page. Green boards, a VG copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Old Worcester : People and Places

Old Worcester : People and Places

By: Gwilliam, Bill

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Bromsgrove, Halfshire Books: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 020265

ISBN: 095135258X

Condition: Very Good


208pp, index, references, illustrations, maps, 8pp colour plates. Red boards, s, originally privately published in 2 volumes in 1977, this is the new illustrated edition single volume, revised and updated. Fascinating history of Worcester, considered in eight districts. Signed personalised dedication from the author to title page. View more info

Image for Worcestershire's Hidden Past

Worcestershire's Hidden Past

By: Gwilliam, Bill (Foreword By Henry Sandon)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Worcestershire, Halfshire Books: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 020266

ISBN: 0951352555

Condition: Very Good


vii + 214pp, index, references, illustrations. Blue boards, light ageing to contents, owner's details neatly to front endpaper, very slight spine twist, overall a VG copy in (slight spine fading) dustwrapper. Signed personalised dedication from the author to title page. View more info

Image for Hallow Farms and Mills, Past and Present

Hallow Farms and Mills, Past and Present

By: Hallow History Group

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Worcestershire, Hallow History Group: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022073

Condition: Fine


116pp, glossary, bibliography, illustrations, some in colour, CD affixed to verso of rear cover. Softback, a Fine copy. A study of agricultural life around the Worcestershire village of Hallow over three centuries, including a CD of oral reminiscences. View more info

Image for Wyre Piddle: The Passing Years

Wyre Piddle: The Passing Years

By: Hammond, Catherine M

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Catherine M Hammond: 1981

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 021353

Condition: Very Good


64pp, illustrated. Booklet, slight creasing to front cover and early pages otherwise light wear only, overall a VG copy. Uncommon. View more info

Image for Wood Norton Hall: A Victorian Royal Mansion

Wood Norton Hall: A Victorian Royal Mansion

By: Hodges, John Richard

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Worcester, John Richard Hodges: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 019816

ISBN: 0955405793

Condition: Very Good


x + 282pp, 22 colour plates, fully illustrated. Softback, a VG copy. A detailed history of the Hall, owned in recent times by the BBC but now restored to its former glory as a hotel. In 1872 it was purchased as a hunting lodge by the Duc d'Aumale and was later rebuilt in 1897. Signed by the author on title page. View more info

Image for Chateau Impney: The Story of a Victorian Country House

Chateau Impney: The Story of a Victorian Country House

By: Hodges, John Richard

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Worcester, John Richard Hodges: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 021171

ISBN: 0955405726

Condition: Very Good


xv + 378pp, 20 colour plates, fully illustrated. Softback, a VG clean tight copy. Signed by the author on title page. Fascinating history of Chateau Impney near Droitwich, built between 1869 and 1875 for John Corbett, the 'Worcestershire Salt King'. View more info

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The Inkberrow Book

By: Hunt, Robert / Jackson, Ruth

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Worcestershire, R Hunt & Ruth Jackson: 1975

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 020360

Condition: Very Good


77pp, illustrations. Card covers, slight colour fading to spine, light ageing to contents, a VG copy. Scarce. View more info