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SI17 Thimbles, Eleanor Johnson
The charm of the humble thimble in all its variety, from the simple workaday type to the rare and more exquisite. A useful reference for collectors of thimbles and thimble holders. (SI17) $9.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0852636199

RI44 * 1920s Britain 1920-1929
Recovery from the ravages of WW I, insight into a difficult and glamorous time through photos, advertising, postcards, maps, dance routines and optimism. (RI44) $16.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 80
ISBN: 9780747807926

SI99 * The 1930s Home, Greg Stevenson
Hot water, bathrooms and electricity now available from the traditional cottage architecture to modernist villas. (SI99) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 40
ISBN: 9780747804642

SM31 * Anglo-Saxon England, Sally Crawford
How we worked, played and lived 400-790 AD in Medieval England. (SM31) $16.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 72
ISBN: 9780747808367

RI42 * The Arts and Crafts Movement In Britain, Mary Greensted
The birth and development of the Arts and Crafts movement through buildings, furniture, metalwork, ceramics, and textiles (RI42) $20.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 128
ISBN: 9780747807827

SI74 * Baskets and Basketmaking, Alastair Heseltine
History, techniques and uses. (SI74) $9.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0852636113, 9780852636114

SI64 * Beads and Beadwork Of West and Central Africa, Margret Carey
How beads played a part in the interaction of Africa and Europe as well as in almost every aspect of personal life. (SI64) $14.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 56
ISBN: 0747801002, 9780747801009

SI90 * Beadwork, Pamela Clabburn
The many styles and types of beadwork from a historical perspective. (SI90) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 40
ISBN: 0747804818, 9780747804819

RI59 * Bridal Fashion 1900-1950, Kathleen York
The American wedding dress from homespun to haute couture (RI59) $10.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 56
ISBN: 9780747812005

SI30 British Military Badges and Buttons, R. J. Wilkinson-Latham
From 1871, head-dress badges and buttons to the 21 c. (SI30) $14.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 88
ISBN: 9780747804840

RI62 * British Working Dress, Jayne Shrimpton
Occupational dress from 1750-1950 when it evolved from the adaptation of everyday wear to the uniforms and protective wear. (RI62) $13.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 64
ISBN: 9780747811978

RI30 * Buckles, Alan and Gillian Meredith
From decorative to rugged in a historical context from fashion to uitilitarian from corsets to shoes. (RI30) $13.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 56
ISBN: 9780747806912

SI23 * Button Hooks and Shoehorns, Sue Brandon
(SI23) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0852636962, 9780852636961

SI91 Buttons, Alan and Gillian Meredith
History, manufacture, classification and design. (SI91) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 40
ISBN: 0747804664, 9780747804666

SM29 Church Monuments, Brian Kemp
English history and cultural heritage through the effigies, the symbols of deatrh and immortality from the 12th through 20th c.. (SM29) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9780852637685

RI68 * Clerical Vestments, Sarah Bailey
The embroidered vestments representing the finest textiles of Europe. Examined are the traditions amd mysticism associated with them. (RI68) $13.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 64
ISBN: 9780747812210

RI57 * Clogs and Clog Making, Jeremy Atkinson
The origins and development of this traditional 19th c. British footwear. (RI57) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 32

SI65 * Cotton Industry, Chris Aspin
The English cotton industry from its spectacular growth in the late 1700's to its decline in recent years. Processes well illustrated. (SI65) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0852635451, 9780852635452

RI26 * Discovering Christmas Customs and Folklore, Margaret Baker
The many aspects of the world's most popular festival as celebrated in the British Isles, Europe, North America and Australia. (RI26) $14.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 120
ISBN: 9780747801757, 9780747803775

RI21 * Discovering Corn Dollies, M. Lambeth
Straw plaiting techniques, traditional and modern. (RI21) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 56
ISBN: 9780852632833

RI41 * Discovering English Customs and Traditions, Margaret Gascoigne
English social life through their ritials, the heritage of the different shires. (RI41) $14.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 88
ISBN: 9780747803775

RI24 Discovering Epitaphs, Geoffrey N. Wright
A collection of curious English memorial inscriptions. (RI24) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 96
ISBN: 9780747803249

SI19 * Discovering Old Buttons, Primrose Peacock
Outlines button history and then describes those which the collector is most likely to encounter, arranged according to materials from which they were made. Includes photographs and descriptions, glossary and bibliography. (SI19) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 76
ISBN: 9780852634455

SM26 * Discovering The Folklore and Traditions Of Marriage, George Monger
The wedding ceremony through tradition and folklore and how it is bound up with religion, securar legislation, custom and superstition.. (SM26) $10.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 80

SI69 * Dolls' Houses, Halina Pasierbska
From mid 16th c. the significance of doll house as adult and children's playthings. (SI69) $13.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0747801355, 9780747801351

SI44 * Domestic Bygones, Jacqueline Fearn
A survey of 19th c. kitchen and household gadgets and utensils within the context of the social history. Useful guide for the collector. (SI44) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0747803927, 9780747803928

SM32 * Early Eighteenth-Century Britain, Lorna Coventry
The period 1700-1739, a period of prosoperty witnessed compromise between Monarchy and Parliment, a financial revolution and the pannier. (SM32) $16.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 72
ISBN: 9780747808374

SM20 * The Edwardian Home, Yvonne Bell
A new era following the clkutter of the Victorian age refflecting the new technologies. (SM20) $18.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 56
ISBN: 9780747806318

SI94 * Egyptian Textiles (SI94) $14.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 72
ISBN: 0852638000, 9780852638002

SI79 * Emroidered Georgian Pictures, Margaret Swain
A useful handbook for collectors, museum curators and antique dealers, and an inspiration to the modern needlewoman. Fully illustrated. A Shire publication. (SI79) $14.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0747802564, 9780747802563

SI60 Embroidered Stuart Pictures, Margaret Swain
Seventeenth c. pictorial embroidery as found on boxes and other utility items. (SI60) $14.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0747800596

SI52 * English Customs and Traditions, Margaret Gascoigne
Tree dressing, Coconut dancing, maypole dancing and many other customs explored and explained. (SI52) $16.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 88
ISBN: 9780747803775

RI25 * Discovering English Folk Dance, Hugh Rippon
History, evolution, reguonal variations and meanings of English dance as it extends into the 21 c. (RI25) $14.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 96
ISBN: 9780747802259

SI89 * Everyday Fashions Of The 20th C, Avril Lansdell,
A view through popular photography. (SI89) $20.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 160
ISBN: 0747804281, 9780747804284

SI57 Fans, Helene Alexander
History of fans of all cultures for historian and collector. (SI57) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0747804028, 9780747804024

RI38 * Fashion In The Time Of Jane Austen, Sarah Jane Downing
The Regency period, 1795 to 1820 when the new egalitarian ideals were reflected in fashion by flowing and diaphanous fabrics and the discard of the corset, a fashion revolution not to be repeated till the 1920s. (RI38) $13.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 56
ISBN: 9780747807674

SM33 * Fashion In The Time Of The Great Gatsby, Lalonnie Lehman
An era of economic boom, stylish extravagance and above all an explosion of new and exciting fashions. From the corseted world of the 1910s to flapper dresses and the world of jazz. (SM33) $10.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 64
ISBN: 9780747812999

SM34 Not Yet Available Fashion In The Time Of William Shakespeare, Sarah Jane Downing
Reflecting the time when clothing identified the social status of the wearer (SM34) $13.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 64
ISBN: 9780747813545

RI40 * The Felt Industry, Peter Walter
The woolen felt industry at its peak in 1840 and its current revival as a creative craft. (RI40) $13.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 56
ISBN: 9780747807537

SI67 Firemen's Uniform, Brian Wright
300 years of English firemen's uniforms. (SI67) $9.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0747801371, 9780747801375

SI24 Flax and Linen, Patricia Baines
The processes and tools involved in the production of linen from flax. Different methods of linen manufacture through history are described in relation the characteristics of flax fibers. (SI24) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0852637276, 9780852637272

SI35 * Framework Knitting, Marilyn Palmer
The industrial archaeology and social history of framework knitting from its sole use in the home to the implementation of the stocking frame into a factory industry. (SI35) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0852636687, 9780852636688

SM27 * Gargoyles, Alex Woodcock
Serpents' heads and grotesque demons for the purpose of sheding rainwater from roofs. (SM27) $13.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 56
ISBN: 9780747808312

SI43 * Gentlemen's Dress Accessories, E. Eckstein & J.G. Firkins
A survey of 19th c. men's accessories. Excellent guide for the historian and collector. (SI43) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 32
ISBN: 085263904X, 9780852639047

RI67 * Georgian Bawdyhouse, Emily Brand
The business of sex as a visible and significent aspect of urban culture in this examination of vice and debauchery. (RI67) $13.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 56
ISBN: 9780747811695

SI70 * Hat Pins, Eve Eckstein & June Firkins
For historians and collectors, the hat pin industry by manufacture and social aspects. (SI70) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0747801827, 9780747801825

SI49 Indonesian Textile Techniques, Michael Hitchcock
Batik, ikat and other indigenous techniques of Java, Bali and Borneo. Covers production, cultural context and history. (SI49) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 56
ISBN: 0852637691, 9780852637692

RI36 * The Industrial Revolution, Jonathan Downs
The lives of those who lived in one of the greatest periods of social change, the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, a time when lacemaking was transformed. (RI36) $16.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 80
ISBN: 9780747807810

SI12 Jet Jewelry and Ornaments, Helen Muller
The geology and origin of jet and its history as a jewel and the jet industry. (SI12) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 322
ISBN: 0852635036, 9780852635032

RI64 * Jews In Britain, Michael Leventhal
A tribute to the thousand year story of the oldest minority group from persecution to tolerance and the impact on language, art and business. (RI64) $13.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 64
ISBN: 9780747812302

SI92 Ladies' Dress Accessories (SI92) $13.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 56
ISBN: 9780747805700

SI72 * Laundry Bygones, Pamela Sambrook
Early washing and ironing aids from 19th-20th c. (SI72) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0852636482

RI71 * Legendary Beasts Of Britain, Julia Cresswell
The fantasic beasts from mythical legends as found in manuscript illuminations, woodcuts, sculptures, carvings and paintings from the ugly and malevolent to the beguiling ands benevolent. (RI71) $13.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 48
ISBN: 9780747812043

SI32 Looms and Weaving, Anna Benson and Neil Warburton
The development of the loom from a crude wooden frame to a sophisticated electronic weaving machine.Common textile terms and techniques are introduced and decorative fabrics examined. (SI32) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0852637535, 9780852637531

SI97 Malagasy Textiles (SI97) $14.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 60
ISBN: 0747800154, 9780747800156

SM25 * Medieval Church and Curchyared Monuments, Sally Badham
Sculpture of chivilry, glamor and devotion. (SM25) $13.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 56
ISBN: 9780747808107

Medieval Town Plans (SM23) $14.00 Order Item

SI95 Mexican Textile Techniques (SI95) $14.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 64
ISBN: 0852639708, 9780852639702

RI46 * Mid-Georgian Britain, 1740-1769, Jacqueline Riding
A period of prosperity and desperation and the growth of the British Empire (RI46) $16.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 80
ISBN: 9780747807995

SM24 * Mid-Victorian Britain, Christine Garwood
A period of dramatic change...the rise of the middle class, compulsory education, labor movement, the industrial age and the great exhibitions. (SM24) $16.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 80
ISBN: 9780747808305

SM21 * Military Barracks, Trevor May
The social and military history opf this British institution. (SM21) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 40
ISBN: 9780747804895

SI11 * Needlemaking (SI11) $12.00 Order Item
ISBN: 9780852635636

SI86 * Needlework and Embroidery Tools, Eleanor Hohnson
A revised version of NEEDLEWORK TOOLS, (SI86) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 40
ISBN: 0747803994, 9780747803997

RI47 * Norman England, 1066-1154, Treavor Rowley
The Norman invasion imposing a new ruling class, language, style of dress, behavior and architecture. (RI47) $16.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 80
ISBN: 9780747808008

SI15 Old Sewing Machines, Carol Head
A documented history of the sewing machine from the earliest 1790 design to the 19th century industrial machines. Covers over 30 classi cmodels. (SI15) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0852635915, 9780852635919

SI71 Old Typewriters, Duncan James
History from 1714 to commercial acceptance in the 1870's to present day. (SI71) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0747801932, 9780747801931

SI41 Patchwork, Pamela Clabburn
This book offers a variety of methods for doing patchwork. Clear diagrams and color photographs illustrated each technique. (SI41) $8.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0852636318, 9780852636312

RI80 * Patchwork and Quilting In Britain, Heather Audin
The quilt as a piece of social history wiith its connection to heritage and nostalgia, with a wide rage of examples from the Quilters' Guild Collection. (RI80) $13.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 64
ISBN: 9780747812418

SI55 Picture Postcards, C. W. Hill
Illustrated history of the postcard with suggestions for the collector. (SI55) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0852639074, 9780852639078

SI02 Pillow Lace and Bobbins, Jeffrey Hopewell
Describes and illustrates different types of bobbin lace and the tools for making it. A useful guide for the lacemaker and antique bobbin collector with detailed photographs for antique bobbins, lace designs and tools. (SI02) $9.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0852636598, 9780852636596

SI87 * Pillow Lace and Bobbins, Jeffrey Hopewell
Describes and illustrates different types of bobbin lace and the tools for making it. A useful guide for the lacemaker and antique bobbin collector with detailed photographs for antique bobbins, lace designs and tools. (SI87) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
ISBN: 0747804001

RI31 Privies and Water Closets, David J. Eveleigh
200 years of domestic sanitation from social, technological, and aesthetic viewpoints. (RI31) $13.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 64
ISBN: 9780747807025

RI45 * Restoration England, 1660-1689, Peter Furtado
The return to pleasure with the proliforastion of theaters ad coffee houses...and plague...and fire. The period betwen 1660-1699, parallels the 1920s in terms of a new world of optimism, leisure and fashion under Charles II through paintings, prints, furnishings, costume and original writings of the diarists. (RI45) $16.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 80
ISBN: 9780747807933

SI93 * Roman Dress Accessories (SI93) $18.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 56
ISBN: 0747805679

SI09 * Rope, Twine and Net Making, Anthony Sanctuary
Investigation of the ancient crafts of rope making, and nets to industrial techniques. Hand and loom techniques of net making discussed. (SI09) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 32
ISBN: 085263918X, 9780852639184

RI37 * Samplers, Rebecca Scott
Needlework samplers in England covering embroiders, darning, map, school and plain weaving as well as those associated with joy and sorrow. (RI37) $20.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 128
ISBN: 9780747807063

SI07 Samplers, Pamela Clabburn
The history of samplers from the late 16th century. Included are long, darning, map, school, stitch and plain sewing samplers as well as those of great events and private griefs and joys. (SI07) $16.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 40
ISBN: 074780365X, 9780747803652

RI72 * Scottish National Dress and Tartan, Stuart Reid
With roots in SCotland's past, local styles evolved into ceremonial and military costues specific designs assigned to families, areas or institutions (RI72) $13.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
ISBN: 9780747812180

SI84 * Sentimental Jewelry, Ann Louise Luthi
That worn in remembrance of people who have died or given to loved ones as tokens of affection. (SI84) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 40
ISBN: 0747803633, 9780747803638

SI16 * Shawls: In Imitation Of The Indian, Pamela Claburn
A well illustrated and descriptive development of the Paisley shawl from the shawl of Kashmir. (SI16) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0747805245, 9780747805243

RI63 * Shepherds and Sheepherding, Jonathan Brown
The most important aspect of the farm and farm life and how it evolved during the 19th and 20th c. (RI63) $13.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 64
ISBN: 9780747812265

SI33 Shoemaking, June Swann
Shoemaking from the days of the isolated shoemaker to the groups of men who worked with apprentices to the growth of mass production. (SI33) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0852637780, 9780852637784

SI04 Smocks, Maggie Hall
The history of smocks as a unique folk craft with detailed photographs documenting a wide range of techniques as well as their makers and wearers. (SI04) $20.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0852634773, 9780852634776

SI40 Spinning and Spinning Wheels, Eliza Leadbeater
Traces the development of tools and the mechanics of spinning fibers. (SI40) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0852634692, 9780852634691

SI26 * Spoons, 1650-2000
Spoons through social history and versatility as heir to the longest history of any artefact by the necessity of handling of liquids. (SI26) $13.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 64
ISBN: 9780747806400

SI82 * Straw and Straw Cfartsmen, Arthur Staniforth
This by-product of the cereal crop has found may uses from decorative to baskets, mattresses and packaging. (SI82) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9780747801030

SI80 Tatting, Pam Palmer
From 18th knotting to recent innovations, this illustrated text along with history, describes basic technique and elements of construction to assist the reader in recognising tatting. A Shire publication. (SI80) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0747803129, 9780747803126

RI66 * Tea and Tea Drinking, Claire Masset
The evolution of tea drinking when, in 1660, its expense limited it to the very wealthy to it becomming an integral part of life for all classes from high teas to tea dances. (RI66) $13.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 56
ISBN: 9780747807940

SI18 Textile Machines, Anna P. Benson
Describes about fifty important textile machines evolving from the 12th century to the present day. The machines are analyzed in the context of time, showing their impact on the textile production industry. (SI18) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0852636474, 9780852636473

SI45 * Textiles In Archaeology. John Peter Wild
Archaeological finds of textiles and textile implements used to explore the ancient crafts from Neolithic times (3799 bc) . (SI45) $14.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 68
ISBN: 0852639317, 9780852639313

SI96 Textiles Of The Kuna Indians..Panama (SI96) $9.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 72
ISBN: 0852639422, 9780852639429

SI85 * Thimbles and Thimble Cases, Eleanor Johnson
An updated edition of THIMBLES. (SI85) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 40
ISBN: 0747804036, 9780747804031

SI77 * Tunbridge Ware, Margaret A. V. Gill
Traditional English mosaic woodwork. (SI77) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0852637128, 9780852637128

SI88 Victorian Cartes-De-Visite, Robin and Carol Wichard
Early studio photohgraphs by history, technique and examples. (SI88) $20.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 112
ISBN: 0747804338, 9780747804338

RI60 * Victorian Cemetary, Sarah Rutherford
The elaborate rituals of death and mourning during the 19th c. emphasized by the architectural expressions in the cemeterys. (RI60) $13.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 64
ISBN: 9780747807018

RI39 * Victorian Childhood, Janet Sacks
The changing attitudes towards children through this tumultuous change in society. (RI39) $13.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 56
ISBN: 9780747807711

RI58 * Victorian Home, Kathryn Ferry
The evolution of the home as influenced by the Industrial Revolution mass production, a renaissance of historical styles and fimnally the Arts and Crafts movement. (RI58) $16.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 112
ISBN: 9780747807483

SM30 Victorian Policeman, Simon Dell
The demise of the old policing systems and the development of Sir Robert Peel's 'New Police', or 'Peelers', their uniform, weapons, pay, working conditions and responsibilities as developed after the reign of Queen Victoria. (SM30) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9780747805915

SI08 * The Victorian Schoolroom, Trevor May
Elemementary education is introduced to the working class with the evolving status of the teacher. The resources documented. (SI08) $14.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9780747802433

SI83 The Victorian Servant, Trevor May
The whole range of domestic service and social hierarchy. (SI83) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0747803684, 9780747803683

SI98 * Tyhe Victorian Soldier, David Nalson
Uniforms, weapons and equipment at war and at peace. The campaigns and as Queen Victoria's army. (SI98) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 32
ISBN: 978747804604

RI28 The Victorian Workhouse, Trevor May
The cause of dread and shame for men, women and children who were the misfits of mid 19th c. England. (RI28) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9780747803553

RI65 * Victorians and Edwardians At Play, John Hannavy
From 1840 to 1940, a recording by photos of the pastimes, hobbies, sports and other entertainments of a well amused society. (RI65) $17.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 128
ISBN: 9780747807209

RI70 * Walking Dicken's London, Lee Jackson
Retracing the paths of the stage coaches, herds of cattle heading to market,and the joys of a hanging in the conjuring up of the forgotten schenes of the past through the edifices surviving today. (RI70) $16.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 136
ISBN: 9780747811343

SI21 Wedding Fashions: 1860-1980, Avril Lansdell
A panorama of fashion and social attitudes through the eye of the camera. (SI21) $16.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 112
ISBN: 0852638396, 9780852638392

SI47 * Wig. Hairdressing and Shaving Bygones, Gail Durbin
Historical survey of wig and hair grooming and shaving equipment. (SI47) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9780852636633

RI27 * William Morris, Richard Tames
The pioneer of modern design and associated with the Arts and Crafts movement with talents ranging from poet to weaver and dyer. (RI27) $13.00 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 64
ISBN: 9780747804352

SI36 Woodworking Tools, Philip Walker
The variety of forms which basic woodworking tools have assumed at different times and different places throughout history. It illustrates distinctive tools for specific woodworking trades such as coopering, wheelwrighting and cabinet making. (SI36) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 32
ISBN: 085263501X, 9780852635018

SI39 * The Woolen Industry, Chris Aspin
The story of wool in Britain is traced from prehistoric times to the present day, documented with many previously unpublished photographs and art work. (SI39) $12.00 Order Item
Binding: Saddle Stitch
Pages: 32
ISBN: 0852635982, 9780852635988

SM28 * Wrought Iron, Richard Hayman
This little volume which covers decorative ironwork from the late 17th c. parallels and contrasts to the tracery of the most delicate lace that filled our vision. (SM28) $13.50 Order Item
Binding: Perfect Bound
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9780747804413

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