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A Village in Picadilly

£14.99

Product description

Scarce book. Black cloth hard covers with gilt titles on the spine. Light edge wear with bumping at the corners and at the top and base of the spine. The maps on the endpapers show some tanning and the text pages are all gently tanned. Sixteen photographic illustrations. Throughout London there are many small areas that have their own distinct history and unique atmosphere. One of these is Shepherd Market and “A Village in Piccadilly” describes life in Shepherd Market during the early part of the Second World War. Shepherd Market is the core of the area between Curzon Street and Piccadilly, the site of the original May Fair that gave the district its’ name. The Henrey family lived in Shepherd Market during the 2nd World War and the majority of the book is a fascinating account of the impact of the war on life in Shepherd Market and the immediate area around Piccadilly.

Item details

Added value:
Scarce book
Author(s):
Henrey, Robert
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1944
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
163
Publisher:
J M Dent & Sons

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About this item

Scarce book. Black cloth hard covers with gilt titles on the spine. Light edge wear with bumping at the corners and at the top and base of the spine. The maps on the endpapers show some tanning and the text pages are all gently tanned. Sixteen photographic illustrations. Throughout London there are many small areas that have their own distinct history and unique atmosphere. One of these is Shepherd Market and “A Village in Piccadilly” describes life in Shepherd Market during the early part of the Second World War. Shepherd Market is the core of the area between Curzon Street and Piccadilly, the site of the original May Fair that gave the district its’ name. The Henrey family lived in Shepherd Market during the 2nd World War and the majority of the book is a fascinating account of the impact of the war on life in Shepherd Market and the immediate area around Piccadilly.

Added value:
Scarce book
Author(s):
Henrey, Robert
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1944
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
163
Publisher:
J M Dent & Sons

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