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The Morris Minor

The Morris Minor

by Ray Newell

Morris Minor

Well over half a century after it first appeared in 1948, the Morris Minor has become a much-loved classic car. It is as popular now as when in production. During the Second World War, when Alec Issigonis a...
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The Old Ways

The Old Ways

by Robert Macfarlane

The Old Ways : A Journey On Foot

The "Old Ways" is the stunning new book by acclaimed nature writer Robert Macfarlane. Shortlisted for the Samuel Johnson prize 2012. Following the tracks, holloways, drove-roads and sea ...
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The Oxford Illustrated History of Witchcraft and Magic

The Oxford Illustrated History of Witchcraft and Magic

by Owen Davies

The Oxford Illustrated History of Witchcraft and Magic

This richly illustrated history provides a readable and fresh approach to the extensive and complex story of witchcraft and magic. Telling the story from the dawn o...
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The Parakeeting of London

The Parakeeting of London

by Nick Hunter

The Parakeeting of London : An Adventure in Gonzo Ornithology

In case you hadn't noticed, the skies of London have been taken over by flocks of bright-green parakeets. This is a fact. And the amazing thing is nobody kno...
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The Pug Who Bit Napoleon

The Pug Who Bit Napoleon

by Mimi Matthews

The Pug Who Bit Napoleon : Animal Tales of the 18th and 19th Centuries

From elaborate Victorian cat funerals to a Regency era pony who took a ride in a hot air balloon, Mimi Matthews shares some of the quirkiest and mos...
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The Reliant Robin

The Reliant Robin

by Giles Chapman

The Reliant Robin : Britain's Most Bizarre Car

Spanning four decades, the Reliant Robin was a familiar, if eccentric, fixture on Britain's roads; an object of amusement to those who didn't understand its ultra-thrifty w...
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The Sensational Past

The Sensational Past

by Carolyn Purnell

The Sensational Past : How the Enlightenment Changed the Way We Use Our Senses

Blindfolding children from birth. Playing a piano made of live cats. Using tobacco to cure drowning.

Wearing "flea"-coloured clothes. Thes...
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The Stories Of Slang

The Stories Of Slang

by Jonathon Green

The Stories Of Slang : Language At Its Most Human

Like the flesh-and-blood humans whose uncensored emotions it represents, slang's obsessions are sex, the body and its functions, and intoxication: drink and drugs. Slang...
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The Victorian Garden

The Victorian Garden

by Caroline Ilkin

Victorian Garden

Gardening became a popular pastime in Victorian Britain with the rise of suburban gardens, and improvements in technology made gardening more accessible to amateurs. New introductions from abroad brough...
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The Victorian Gardener

The Victorian Gardener

by Caroline Ikin

Victorian Gardener

Over the course of the nineteenth century, gardening came to be considered a respectable profession, providing a means to an education, a good chance of advancement and decent working conditions. The ...
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The Wood

The Wood

by John Lewis-Stempel

The Wood : The Life & Times of Cockshutt Wood

The Sunday Time Bestseller by 'Indisputably, one of the best nature-writers of his generation' (Country Life)

Written in diary format, The Wood is the story of English wo...
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The Writing On The Wall

The Writing On The Wall

by Mike Read

The Writing On The Wall

A blue plaque is a recognised symbol of our national heritage; a living footprint of our history with each one serving as a permanent reminder of an important contribution to the history of the c...
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Threads of Life

Threads of Life

by Clare Hunter

Threads of Life : A History of the World Through The Eye of a Needle

The Hare with Amber Eyes meets The History of the World in 100 Objects: an eloquent history of the language of sewing. For the mothers of the disappea...
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Tiny Histories

Tiny Histories

by Dixe Wells

Tiny Histories : Trivial events and trifling decisions that changed British history

Tiny Histories is a fond, fun and informative look at the seemingly insignificant coincidences, decisions and tiny moments that trigger...
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Treasure Palaces

Treasure Palaces

by Maggie Fergusson

Treasure Palaces : Great Writers Visit Great Museums

From a stunning villa on sunny Capri with Ali Smith to an unlikely temple in the heart of Copenhagen with Alan Hollinghurst, Treasure Palaces brings together over twe...
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Uprooted

Uprooted

by Nina Lyon

Uprooted : On The Trail of the Green Man

Who, or what, is the Green Man, and why is this medieval image so present in our precarious modern times? An encounter with a carving of the Green Man at an ancient church leads ...
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Victorian and Edwardian Railway Travel

Victorian and Edwardian Railway Travel

by David Turner

Victorian and Edwardian Railway Travel

The railway was one of the main modes of long distance travel for Victorian Britons, and its processes - checking the timetable, buying a ticket, taking a seat - were central to bo...
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Victorians And Edwardians Abroad

Victorians And Edwardians Abroad

by Neil Matthews

Victorians & Edwardians Abroad : The Begining of the Modern Holiday

'Victorians and Edwardians abroad: the beginning of the modern holiday' reveals a story never told before: the early years of one of Britain's leading ...
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Vintage Board Games

Vintage Board Games

by Adrian SeVILLE

Vintage Board Games : History and Entertainment from the Late 18th to the Beginning of the 20th Century

The printed board game reached new heights of beauty and ingenuity during the nineteenth century. The century began...
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Voyages From The Past

Voyages From The Past

by Simon Wills

Voyages from the Past : A History of Passengers at Sea

From the days of sail to the majestic ocean liners of the twentieth century, this is a history of British sea travel from a passenger's point of view. Each chapter ...
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