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The Wirral Railway and Its Predecessors.

By: Maund, T.B.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Lightmoor Press: 2009

Seller ID: 007491

ISBN: 1899889388

Condition: As New

Large hardback, 28 x 22cm, in black cloth covers, gilt titles, , As New, with dustwrapper, also As New. With pp240, b&w illustrations, diagrams, maps and index. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. The Wirral peninsula, which forms the top north west corner of Cheshire and sits between the rivers Dee and Mersey, is almost an island and, in many respects, exhibits the characteristics of a region isolated from other influences. This was undoubtedly even more pronounced in times gone past and is a featu... View more info

The Jacobite Dictionary.

By: McKerracher, Mary M.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Neil Wilson Publishing: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007146

ISBN: 1903238463

Condition: Very Good

Softcover in Very Good condition, with pp238. First edition. Covering people, places, events and fully cross-referenced, "The Jacobite Dictionary" is an eye-opener on the world of Jacobitism. Spanning the years of the Stuart succession to the Glorious Revolution and beyond, this concise reference book brings essential historical information to the reader at a glance. Some typical entries are (" indicates a cross-reference): Jacobite Toasts: With the prescription and heavy penalties for all things "Jacobite a secret language of signs and symbols evolved including toasts; James ... View more info

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Reek Roon a Campfire: A Collection of Ancient Tales.

By: Robertson, Stanley.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Birlinn Ltd, 2009. 9781841587950: 2009

Seller ID: 114

ISBN: 1841587958

Condition: Fine

Paperback in fine condition, pp xi, 195, with glossary. A wide range of stories -supernatural and everyday- which offer a fascinating glimpse into the world of Scland's Travellers. S5. View more info