Local interest, family history & nostalgia

    Secret Dunfermline

    By Walter Burt

    Paperback £11.45

    Explore Dunfermline's secret history through a fascinating selection of stories, facts and photographs.

    Edinburgh History Tour

    By Liz Hanson

    Paperback £7.25

    A guided tour of the historic town of Edinburgh, showing how the areas you know and love have transformed over the centuries.

    Hail Caledonia

    By Eric Simpson

    Paperback £13.25

    Eric Simpson's new book tells this story - the story of the growth of tourism in the Highlands and Islands.

    Pendell House, Blechingley, 1636-2016

    By Jim Brown

    Paperback £10.89

    "Pendell House, Bletchingley, Surrey, is a 1636 Grade 1 listed building, one of only a handful of houses attributed to Inigo Jones, England’s renowned first classical architect, that is still inhabited as a private house.

    Historic England: Bath

    By Simon McNeill-Ritchie

    Paperback £11.45

    An illustrated history one of England's finest cities - Bath.

    Historic England: Leeds

    By Paul Chrystal

    Paperback £11.45

    An illustrated history one of England's finest cities - Leeds.

    Historic England: The Lake District

    By Historic England

    Paperback £11.45

    An illustrated history one of England's best-loved regions regions - The Lake District.

    Southwark Pubs

    By Johnny Homer

    Paperback £11.45

    A fascinating tour of Southwark's pub scene, charting the history of the borough's taverns, alehouses and watering holes, from past centuries to more recent times.

    Warrington at Work

    By Janice Hayes

    Paperback £11.45

    A pictorial history of the working life of Warrington over the last century and more.

    Teach Yourself Cycling

    By Reg Shaw

    Hardback £7.25

    Learn how to enjoy life on two wheels with this gorgeous, lovingly reproduced classic. Full of charming insights and observations as well as first class explanations of bike mechanics, this book, first published in 1953, deserves to be read by all keen cyclists.

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