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The Thames of Henry Taunt

by Edited by Susan Read

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Peter White Books
Published
1989
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780862996161
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$22.53

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Gloucester: Alan Sutton, 1989. A new edition of the work which was originally published in 1872. 238 pages + 10 prelims. Many b/w photographs and maps. Black boards in jacket. Every book is sent in a rigid cardboard posting box.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 25.5 Cm x 18 Cm.
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HAMPSTEAD GARDEN SUBURB 1907-1977: A History

by Brigid Grafton Green

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Peter White Books
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780950556208
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$20.48

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Hampstead Garden Suburb Residents Association, 1977. 20 pages, plus 12 pages of advertisements. 3 maps and many b/w photographs. Every book is sent in a cardboard postal package.. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. 30 Cm x 21 Cm.
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CHANGE AT KING'S CROSS: From 1800 to the Present

by Michael Hunter & Robert Thorne

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Peter White Books
Published
1990
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780948667060
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$21.85

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London: Historical Publications, 1990. The history of the area centred around King's Cross and St Pancras stations, written just before the redevelopment of the area at the beginning of the 21st century. The final chapter provides a detailed description of the area's English Heritage Inventory as extant in 1988. 160 pages. 97 b/w photographs, maps, plans and other illustrations. Red… Read more
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UNDERGROUND: How the Tube Shaped London

by David Bownes, Oliver Green and Sam Mullins

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Peter White Books
Published
2012
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Very Good
ISBN
9781846144622
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$27.31

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London: Allen Lane, 2012. Second impression. A lavishly illustrated history of the London Underground, published to coincide with its 150th anniversary. 286 pages. Illustrated throughout in b/w and colour. Red boards in jacket. Very heavy book; please don't request Air Mail on this item outside Europe - all other postage rates will be honoured at standard quote. Every book is… Read more
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GRACE & FAVOUR: The Hampton Court Palace Community 1750-1950

by PARKER, Sarah E.

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Peter White Books
Published
2005
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781873993552
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Hampton Court Palace: Historic Royal Palaces, 2005. A brief history of the system of grace-and-favour appartments which existed at Hampton Court Palace. 24 pages. Many colour and b/w photographs and other illustrations. Every book is sent in a cardboard postal package.. First Edition. Paperback. Fine. 24.5 Cm x 17 Cm.
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Leyton and Leytonstone

by Keith Romig and Peter Lawrence

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Peter White Books
Published
2010
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780752401584
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$15.02

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Stroud: The History Press, 2010. Reprinted edition. Part of the 'Images of England' series. 128 pages. Nearly 200 b/w photographs highlight many of the changes that this part of London has seen over the last one hundred years. Every book is sent in a cardboard postal package.. Paperback. Fine. 23.5 Cm x 16.5 Cm.
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PLAYED IN LONDON: Charting the Heritage of a City at Play

by INGLIS, Simon

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Peter White Books
Published
2014
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781848020573
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$28.68

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Swindon: English Heritage, 2014. An interesting study of all the locations where sports have been played and enjoyed in Greater London over the years, from Billiards to Bowls, and from Fives to Football. Primarily, the focus is on the architecture of the sporting facilities, and what has been preserved. 360 pages. Illustrated throughout with b/w & colour photographs, maps and… Read more
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SURBITON MEMORIES & More Tales of Old Tolworth and Berrylands

by DAVISON, Mark

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Peter White Books
Published
2004
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780954375911
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$21.85

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Reigate: Mark Davison, 2004. 76 pages. Illustrated throughout with b/w photographs, most of them previously unpublished. Every book is sent in a cardboard postal package.. First Edition. Paperback. Near Fine. 21 Cm x 29.5 Cm.
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East End Neighbourhoods (Images of London)

by GIRLING, Brian

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Peter White Books
Published
2012
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780752435190
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$13.66

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Stroud: The History Press, 2012. Reprinted edition. Part of the 'Images of London' series. 128 pages. Illustrated throughout with b/w photographs. Every book is sent in a cardboard postal package.. Paperback. Near Fine. 23.5 Cm x 16.5 Cm.
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EAST OF LONDON Old and New: Pictures 1885-1990, Volume 4

by PIGGOTT, Joyce

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Peter White Books
Published
1990
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780951201381
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$13.66

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Ilford: Ilford Old and New Series, 1990. Features 31 pairs of b/w photographs. The 'old' photographs mostly date from early in the 20th century, while the 'new' ones were taken by Brian Piggott in 1989 and 1990. 32 pages. Every book is sent in a cardboard postal package.. First Edition. Paperback. Fine. 21 Cm x 15 Cm.
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EAST OF LONDON Old and New: Pictures 1890-1989, Volume 3

by PIGGOTT, Joyce

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Peter White Books
Published
1989
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780951201367
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$15.02

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Ilford: Ilford Old and New Series, 1989. Features 31 pairs of b/w photographs. The 'old' photographs mostly date from early in the 20th century, while the 'new' ones were taken by Brian Piggott in 1989. 32 pages. Every book is sent in a cardboard postal package.. First Edition. Paperback. Fine. 21 Cm x 15 Cm.
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ISLE OF DOGS OLD AND NEW: Pictures 1900-1993, Volume 1

by Joyce Piggott and Eve Hostettler

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Peter White Books
Published
1993
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781898174004
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$12.97

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Ilford: Ilford Old and New Series, 1993. Features 31 pairs of b/w photographs. The 'old' photographs mostly date from early in the 20th century, while the 'new' ones were taken by Brian Piggott in 1993. 32 pages. Every book is sent in a cardboard postal package.. First Edition. Paperback. Fine. 21 Cm x 15 Cm.
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LONDON BOMBED, BLITZED AND BLOWN UP: The British Capital Under Attack Since 1867

by JONES, Ian

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Peter White Books
Published
2016
Condition
New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781473878990
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$32.77

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Barnsley: Frontline Books, 2016. Written by a former Explosives Officer, this book is a comprehensive record of the many bomb and explosives attacks suffered by Britain's capital through terrorism, accidents and the aerial bombing of both world wars. 503 pages + viii prelims. 16 pages of b/w plates. Black boards in jacket. Every book is sent in a rigid cardboard… Read more
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HISTORIC WIMBLEDON: Caesar's Camp to Centre Court

by MILWARD, Richard

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Peter White Books
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780900075162
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$31.41

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Moreton-in-Marsh, Gloucs: The Windrush Press and Fielders, 1989. Reprinted edition. 245 pages + 10 prelims. Many b/w photographs, maps and other illustrations. Blue boards in Jacket. Condition: A previous owner's name is written on the front free endpaper, but the book is otherwise unmarked. Every book is sent in a rigid cardboard posting box.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 25… Read more
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LIVING AND DYING IN SOUTHWARK 1587-1831: Excavations at Cure's College Burial Ground, Park Street

by Louise Loe, Kate Brady, Lisa Brown, Mark Gibson and Kirsty Smith

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Peter White Books
Published
2017
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780995663619
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$27.31

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OAPCA (Oxford Archaeology and Pre-Construct Archaeology, 2017. No 3 in the Thameslink Archaeological Monograph Series. 139 pages + xvi prelims. Illustrated with many colour photographs, maps, plans and drawings. Laminated pictorial boards. Every book is sent in a rigid cardboard posting box.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine. 30 Cm x 21.5 Cm.
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STREETS OF THE CITY: Histories of the City of London's Principal Streets

by PULLEY, Judy

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Peter White Books
Published
2006
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781854142948
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$24.58

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Harrow: Capital History, 2006. 96 pages. Many colour and b/w photographs and other illustrations. Laminated pictorial boards. Every book is sent in a rigid cardboard posting box.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine. 26 Cm x 22.5 Cm.
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CHANTRY CHAPEL TO ROYAL GRAMMAR SCHOOL: The History of Kingston Grammar School 1299-1999

by David Ward and Gordon Evans

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Peter White Books
Published
2000
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780946095360
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$17.75

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Oxford: Gresham Books Limited, 2000. 212 pages + ix prelims. Many b/w photographs and other illustrations. Red leatherette boards in jacket. Condition: The spine surface colour has faded a little. Every book is sent in a rigid cardboard posting box.. Signed by co-author David Ward. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good. 24.5 Cm x 17.5 Cm.
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The Palace of Westminster

by MACKENZIE, Kenneth

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Peter White Books
Published
1977
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780853066361
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$20.48

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Norwich: Jarrold Colour Publications, 1977. The book is signed by John Gingell, who was Black Rod from 1985 to 1992. 64 pages. Colour & b/w photographs and other illustrations throughout. Red padded leatherette boards. Every book is sent in a rigid cardboard posting box.. Signed. Hard Cover. Fine. 27 cm x 20 Cm.
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A HAMPTON WICK TIMELINE: From Domesday to the Current Day

by ELMITT, Ray

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Peter White Books
Published
2010
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780957167902
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$13.66

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Hampton Wick Association Local History Group, 2010. A collection of images, postcards, maps and news-cuttings telling the illustrated story of this historic village in south-west London. 66 pages. Many b/w photographs, maps and other illustrations. Every book is sent in a cardboard postal package.. First Edition. Paperback. Fine. 23 Cm x 15.5 Cm.
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Kingston Past

by SAMPSON, June

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Peter White Books
Published
2002
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780948667459
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$19.80

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London: Historical Publications, 2002. Reprinted with Minor Corrections. 144 pages. 189 b/w photographs, maps and other illustrations. Dark blue boards in jacket. Every book is sent in a rigid cardboard posting box.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 25 Cm x 19.5 Cm.
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