Travel & holiday

    Art Deco Traveller

    By Genista Davidson

    Paperback £8.45

    Illustrated travel guide to the United Kingdom's Art Deco locations and architectural treasures: monuments, hotels, restaurants, theatres, lidos, bars and cinemas.

    Traveller's health problems

    By Iain McIntosh

    Paperback £8.90

    The number of people setting off on a global travel for business or pleasure continues to increase. The majority journey and return in good health, but some succumb to the hazards to well-being encountered on journeys abroad. This book is a practical set of guidance notes for travel health...

    Arran and other Islands of the Clyde Archipelago

    By DAVID C. & S. ALISON KILPATRICK

    Paperback £10.00

    This guide gives an overview of the non-industrial Clyde, an area of outstanding natural beauty and exceptional wildlife. Nine islands are found in this archipelago, of which Arran, Bute and Great Cumbrae are readily accessible to the public. Here a historical background is followed by a brief description of the...

    London Master Atlas

    By Geographers' A-Z Map Company

    Paperback £11.43

    End of the Pier

    By Tony Gareth Smith

    Paperback £9.99

    The year is 1973 and changes are afoot in Great Yarmouth and Brokencliff-on-Sea as the New Year comes in with bang! Return to a simpler time when family holidays at the seaside were still fun and electronic devices had never been heard of. The only sound that was heard was...

    The Cleveland Way

    By Ian Sampson

    Paperback £11.45

    The Cleveland Way winds for over a hundred miles around the North York Moors National Park, from the ancient moorland town of Helmsley to finish on the seafront at Filey.

    Letters from Iceland

    By Louis MacNeice

    Paperback £11.45

    In the summer of 1936, W H Auden and Louis MacNeice visited Iceland on commission to write a travel book, but found themselves capturing concerns on a scale that were far more international. This is a collaboration in poetry and prose, reportage and correspondence, published in 1937 with the Spanish...

    Persia and the Persian Question 2 Volume Set Persia and the

    By George Nathaniel Curzon

    Paperback £36.98

    Later viceroy of India, George Curzon 1859-1925 published this highly regarded two-volume work on Persia in 1892, following his travels in the country. Convinced of the political importance of this region as a buffer against Russian influence, Curzon gives an overview of Persian history, society, geography and politics.

    Walks Western Isles

    By Luke Williams

    Paperback £2.95

    Half an Hour from Paris

    By Annabel Simms

    Paperback £10.25

    Following the format of the small classic An Hour from Paris, and written with the same delight in the little-known treasures of the Ile de France, comes Annabel Simms' latest guidebook, Half an Hour from Paris. Simms presents ten new destinations half an hour from Paris by train.

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