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Walton, Izaak and Cotton, Charles.
The Complete Angler: or the Contemplative Man's Recreation, Being a Discourse of Rivers, Fish-Ponds, Fish and Fishing and Instructions How to Angle for a Trout or Grayling in a Clear Stream by Charles Cotton
(Nattali and Bond, 2nd edition, 1860). Complete in two volumes. Hardbacks. Ex library with usual library stamps and markings. Spines, edges and corners cracked and worn, library binding. Contents good, firm and solid. Good working copies. ccxii + 129; 436pp. Order No. NSBK-A14331
Keywords: B002BRHYEK, leisure, entertainment, Britain, British, England, English, history, United Kingdom, UK, fish, fishing, Izaak Walton, Charles Cotton, angling, trout, grayling, rivers, streams, hobbies, bait, fresh water fishing
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Bell, R.C.
Board and Table Games from Many Civilizations:
(OUP, 1960). Hardback. Ex library with minimal library stamps. A little soiling to boards, otherwise good. xxiv + 208pp. Order No. NSBK-A14375
Keywords: B001A8ZJXO, board games, leisure, recreation, history, playing board games, table games, tables, hobbies, dice, dominos, draughts, backgammon
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Bass Ratcliff and Gretton Limited, .
Excursion to Scarborough: Friday July 24th, 1914
(Bass Museum, reprint, 1977). A charming booklet. On the very eve of the First World War, this detailed guide prepares Bass employees and their families for their day excursion to Scarborough by train. Illustrated. Booklet. Fine. 40pp. Order No. NSBK-A6872
Keywords: B000IZA06Q, Scarborough, seaside, holidays, outings, Britain, British, England, English, Yorkshire, North Yorkshire, towns, spa towns, working classes, working class, excursions, working class excursions, leisure, entertainment, recreation, train journeys, trains, railways, days out, day out, days-out, day-out, tramways, amusements, Bass, industrial workers, Bass Ratcliff and Gretton Limited, Ratcliff, Gretton, stations, twentieth century, World War I, Great War, First World War, pre-war, Bass Museum, Bass outings, booklet
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Cunningham, Hugh.
Leisure in the Industrial Revolution c. 1780-c. 1880:
(Croom Helm, 1980). Scarce. Inscribed by the author. Hardback. Very good in dustwrapper. 222pp. Order No. NSBK-A7237
Keywords: 085664398X, leisure, class, recreation, Victorian, working men's club, entertainment, music halls, Britain, British, England, English, history, working class, middle class, working classes, middle classes, nineteenth century, hobbies, social control, pastimes, music hall, class, social, society, classes, class system, 19th century, social history, London, horse-racing, horse racing, holiday, holidays, drinking, drinker, drinkers, Whitsun, Whitsuntide, theatre, Sunday, Sabbath, publican, pubs, publicans, public houses, fair, fairs, fayre, fayres, football, game, games, bull-baiting, bull baiting
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Walton, John K. & Walvin, James, eds.
Leisure in Britain, 1780-1939:
(MUP, 1983). Out-of-print. Very scarce. Hardback. Ex library with usual library stamps and markings, otherwise good+ in slightly faded, slightly creased dustwrapper. 241pp. Order No. NSBK-A2320
Keywords: 071900912X, leisure, entertainment, social history, recreation, Victorian, nineteenth century, eighteenth century, twentieth century, England, English, Britain, British, hobbies, working class, working classes, middle class, middle classes, class, John Walton, Jim Walvin, James Walvin, Walton, Leisure in Britain
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Anon, .
The Journal of the National Playing Fields Association:
(Nat Play Fields Assoc., Jan. 1933). Includes an editorial entitled, "The Right Use of Leisure". Paperback. Covers browned, otherwise very good. xiii + 104pp. Order No. NSBK-A3053
Keywords: leisure, playing fields, green fields, sport, recreation, recreation ground, space, National Playing Fields Association, sports, history
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Sackett, Terence.
British Life a Century Ago: Images from the Francis Frith Collection
(Frith Book Co, rpt, 2001). Paperback. Very good. 137pp. Order No. NSBK-A13972
Keywords: 1859372139, Francis Firth collection, photography, photograph, images, image, pictures, social history, Britain, British, England, English, history, United Kingdom, UK, work, shops, recreation, leisure, Victorian, 19th century, nineteenth century, Edwardian
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Jones, Stephen G.
Workers at Play: a Social and Economic History of Leisure, 1918 - 1939
(RKP, 1986). Hardback. Very good in dustwrapper. viii + 286pp. Order No. NSBK-A4346
Keywords: 0710206356, leisure, recreations, recreation, social history, interwar, inter war, inter-war, hobbies, sport, gambling, boxing, men, women, economic, holidays, drinking, pub, pubs, public houses, popular culture, cinema, working class, working classes, pastimes, voluntary organisations, clubs, working men's clubs, labour, entertainment, Britain, British, England, English
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Walton, John K. and Walvin, James.
Leisure in Britain, 1780 - 1939:
(MUP, 1983). Paperback. Ex library, spine creased, usual library markings, otherwise good. vi + 241pp. Order No. NSBK-A13843
Keywords: 071901946X, leisure, entertainment, social history, recreation, Victorian, nineteenth century, eighteenth century, twentieth century, England, English, Britain, British, hobbies, working class, working classes, middle class, middle classes, class, John Walton, Jim Walvin, James Walvin, Walton, Leisure in Britain
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Various authors, .
The Girl's Own Annual: Illustrated
(London, 1889). Weekly issues of "The Girl's Own Paper", October 6th 1888 to September 28th 1889, bound as an annual. Illustrated. Hardback. Leather spine and leather corners slightly scuffed. Boards a little marked, but overall good, a firm and tight copy. 832+pp. Order No. NSBK-C1918
Keywords: 1880s, late Victorian, Girl's Own Paper, Girl's Own Annual, issues of the Girl's Own Paper, newspapers, magazines, periodicals, leisure, entertainment, recreation, social history, women, girls, girlhood, annuals, Victorian, nineteenth century, 19th century, papers, reading habits, reading matter, girls' reading habits, Britain, British, England, English, stories, fiction, narratives, story, antiquarian
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