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Welcome to English Heritage’s London book department. We have a wonderful selection of books focusing on the world's most vibrant city and some of its legends and traditions and not forgetting the famous London landmarks and houses.

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The English Heritage Guide to London's Blue Plaques
Across London there are over 900 official blue plaques, celebrating a diverse and curious collection of London residents from many periods of history – from Charles Dickens and Winston Churchill...

£16.99

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City Walks - London: 50 Adventures on Foot - (Cards)
City Walks is a popular series by Chronicle Books. Each set has 50 cards of walking tours in a box. This means you don't have to take everything out with you but can choose the areas you want to e...

£10.99

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Early Structural Steel in London Buildings
At its heart, this book is an examination of how a new structural material - mass-produced steel came to be first applied to the buildings of one of the world's great cities. The focus is evolutio...

£75.00

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I Never Knew That About London Illustrated
In this lavishly illustrated book bestselling author Christopher Winn takes you on a captivating journey around London. Travelling through the villages and districts that made up the world's must ...

£20.00

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I Never Knew That About the River Thames
Bestselling author Christopher Winn takes us on a captivating journey out of London along the banks of the River Thames to discover the secrets and stories of England's most famous waterway. Disco...

£12.99

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London: 50 Adventures by Foot (City Walks with Kids) - (Cards)
City Walks is a popular series by Chronicle Books. Each set has 50 cards of walking tours in a box. This means you don't have to take everything out with you but can choose the areas you want to e...

£11.00

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London: A Three-Dimensional Expanding City Skyline
Presented in a beautiful slipcase, this stunning memento features twelve of London's most famous sites: Harrods, Buckingham Palace, Piccadilly Circus, Trafalgar Square, Westminster Abbey, The Hous...

£5.00

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London's Country Houses
A history of London's country houses About the Author Caroline Knight is an architectural historian who wrote three of the five volumes which make up A History of Kensington Palace as commissio...

£30.00

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London's Houses
Shutting the door on the world outside and embarking on a journey through an historic house releases the magic of time travel. It's an opportunity to recreate imaginatively a specific era peopled ...

£9.99

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London Lore
London is a city with almost as many ancient legends and deep-rooted customs as it has streets and landmarks, and here a leading folklorist brings together an astonishingly rich selection of tales of ...

£9.99

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London Under
London Under is an atmospheric, imaginative introduction to everything that goes on under London, from original springs and streams and Roman amphitheatres to Victorian sewers, gang hideouts and moder...

£8.99

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London Wallpapers
London Wallpapers, first published in 1992, has long been out of print. In this new, revised edition there is a substantially enlarged list of wallpaper manufacturers in all their various guises; stat...

£25.00

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Paddington Station
Paddington Station in London is one of Britain's most splendid and historically significant railway termini, as the home and headquarters of the Great Western Railway, and as one of the masterpiec...

£25.00

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See inside London
A fantastic flap book that takes children on a journey through London from ancient times to today. Fabulous scenes show London in Roman times, in the Middle Ages, at the time of the Plague and during ...

£9.99

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This is London
This is London is the second This is book and undoubtedly one of the best. Sasek concentrates on the things he likes best: people, costume, transport and local details that somehow come together to fo...

£10.99

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Tunnels, Towers & Temples: London's 100 Strangest Places
Filled with fascinating factoids, this distinctive reference uncovers the hidden stories, curious histories, and comic coincidences behinds dozens of locations around the city of London. The sites add...

£19.99

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