Sheep grazing on Lord's Cricket Ground, frost fairs on the Thames and rural scenes in Highgate and Notting Hill seem strange sights today, but a 17th-century view of Covent Garden is familiar enough to be recognized by any modern Londoner. This collection of images of old London includes more than 200 coloured engravings of the city and its suburbs ranging from 16th-century street plans to 19th-century engr...
In stock online
Available in stores
London Store - Out of stock
Bristol Store - Out of stock
Warehouse - 1 in stock
Order before 5pm to collect from your chosen store after 3pm the next working day.
1001 brightly-coloured stickers to find and place on colouring page, quizzes, info pages, puzzles, learning activities and more. This book will provide children aged five years and up with hours of fun!
Regularly referenced and revered, this is Gibran's perennial classic. It proposes a poet's dogma-free vision of universal spirituality, trading moralistic orthodoxy for an all-inclusive, non-judgmental way of living.
Drawn from the Francis Frith Collection photographic archive, this volume of over 400 photographs from the period 1865 to 1928 shows urban and rural Britain, people at work and play and tourist attractions such as Stonehenge and Bodiam Castle. The book includes chapters on childhood in Victorian and Edwardian times, the new world of leisure opening up during that period, and the shops and markets in the ‘em...