Linda’s Grand Book Sale!

Linda is selling her books she no longer wants. Have a look at the list below and follow these instructions. Money raised will be donated to the Society

Contact Linda at info@newporthistorysociety.org and your request will be passed on to her. Please note: Linda will not be available until after 13 September 2020.

  1. Linda will deliver to Newport if the  order is £2 or over with no delivery charge
  2. Below a £2 book order, there will be a £1 charge
  3. If your delivery address is not in Newport (eg. Chetwynd Chetwynd Aston, Forton,  Telford, Longford, Lilleshall, Muxton, Donnington etc.) a £1 charge will be made.
  4.  Pay Linda  COD
History:
1Brixworth Church, Northants (1995) Short colour leaflet about church founded by Offafree  with any other book bought
2Castleden, Rodney ‘British History- a chronological dictionary of dates’ (1994) Hard back Pocket size 50p
3Evans, George ‘ Historic Wellington’ (1995) Paper back 50p
4Daily Express ‘The Housewife’s Book’ (circa 1930-1940) hardback With photographic illustrations of women’s work! £1
5Ed Jenny de Grex ’A medieval herbal’  (1995) Hardback  Pocket size with many colour illustrations£1
6Lloyd, David ‘Ludlow castle- a history and guide’  ( c 1990s) Short Paper back   with colour illustrations  50p
7Makepeace, Chris ‘Manchester as it was-  vol V The Inter War Years’ (1976) Paper back A book of local Manchester images 50p
8Montefiore, Arthur ‘David Livingstone his labours and his legacy’ c 1890s Hard back Inscribed ‘Awarded to F Millward from Ebenezer Sunday School 1894’ with some engraved illustrations £1
9OS  Map of Roman Britain (2011) Never used £2
10Ed Pooler, RH ‘The Picture History of Fifty years’ (1950) hard back Photograph history from 1900-1950£1
11Swinnerton, Rev BT ‘St Peters Church Norbury’ (nd) Small paper back 50p
11Warner, Ann ‘Newport Shropshire Past and present’ (1983) B/w photographs £2
11York Castle Museum ‘The kitchen catalogue’ (1979) Illustrated catalogue of the kitchen collection paperback 50p
Fiction:
1Barker, Pat   ‘Regeneration’, The Eye in the Door’ and ‘The Ghost Road (1991-1995) hard back (1st World War novels The last being a Booker Prize winner)  £1
2Dunmore, Helen ‘The Siege’ (2001 Takes place in Leningrad 1941) Paperback 50p
3Grisham, John ‘The Reckoning’ (2018)  – legal fiction paperback 50p
4Hornby, Nick ‘Fever Pitch’(1992) Football fan tale Paperback 50p
5Mantel, Hilary ‘The Mirror and the Light’ (2019) Conclusion of Thomas Cromwell trilogy Hard back Cost £25 Nearly new£10
6Mistry, Rohington ‘A Fine Balance’ – a picaresque story about Indian people Paperback50p
7Thubron, Colin  ‘Falling’ (1989) Penguin paperback 50p
Miscellaneous:
1‘San Francisco and Northern California’ (1998) paperback Guide book 50p
2Lateral thinking puzzles (1996) Pocket size 50p
3Michelin 303 map Calvados, Manche’ 1:150 000 (c 2010) 50p
4Rough Guide to Edinburgh (2002) Pocket size50p
5Margaret Mead ‘Growing up in Papua New Guinea’ (1967) Paperback Penguin 50p
6Christina Dodwell ‘In Papua New Guinea’ (1983) Paperback 50p
7’Strangest pubs in Britain’ (2006) Paper back 50p
8‘F in Exams- Big book of text paper Blunders’ hard back 50p
9A Beginners Guide to Chinese Painting’ by Maggie Cross (1990) paper back with colour illustrations 50p