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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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Hollett, David.
The Pioneer Ramblers, 1850 - 1940:
(Ramblers' Association, North Wales Area, 2002). Foreword by Nick Barrett. Paperback. New book, fine. 216pp. Order No. NSBK-A6867
Keywords: 1901184544, Victorian, nineteenth century, history, social history, socialism, socialist, socialists, utopian, utopias, utopia, Robert Blatchford, Clarion Club, Clarion Movement, Clarion, Clarion Newspaper, Clarion Clubs, Clarion Fellowship, rambling clubs, ramblers, rambling club, exercise, hobbies, entertainment, working class, working classes, Britain, British, England, English, nature, natural, rambling, countryside, rambles, country, rural, North Wales Ramblers' Association, Ramblers' Association, Ramblers' Clubs, Duke of Atholl, walking, walkers, Access, access, open spaces, commons, tramping, recreation, Clarion Ramblers, pedestrians, trespassers, trespass, holidays, holiday, FHA, Friendship Holidays Association, Holiday Fellowship, hiking, long distance walking, youth hostels, youth hostelling, Edwardian, twentieth century, Commons Preservation Society
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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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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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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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Vamplew, Wray.
Pay Up and Play the Game: Professional Sport in Britain, 1875 - 1914
(CUP, 1988). Hardback. Very good in dustwrapper. xix + 394pp. Order No. NSBK-A15201
Keywords: 9780521355971, leisure, sport, sporting, professional sport, history, cricket, football, soccer, recreation, Victorian, Edwardian
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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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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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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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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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