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1 ANDREWS, William History of the Dunmow Flitch of Bacon Custom - Signed Copy
London William Tegg, 1877 First Edition Paperback Good 
Stiff blue card covers with black lettering and line illustration, 64 pages, in Good condition, some discolouration to covers, hinge strained in a few places, endpapers browned, SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the front endpaper "The Rev C Lowndes, With the Compliments of Wm Andrews". The Dunmow Flitch Trials still exist today to award a flitch (side) of bacon to married couples from anywhere in the world if they can satisfy the judge and jury of 6 maidens and 6 batchelors that in 'twelvemonth and a day' they have 'not wisht themselves unmarried again'. A reference to The Dunmow Flitch is even in The Wife of Bath's Tale within Chaucer's 14th century Canterbury Tales. 
Price: 9.50 GBP
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2 Anon The Visual Arts in Essex 1066-1837
Chelmsford, Essex Essex County Council 1969 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
PB, 28 pages, in VG condition 
Price: 2.09 GBP
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3 BENTON, Tony & PARISH, Albert Upminster: The Story of a Garden Suburb
Upminster, Essex Tony Benton 1996 0952935902 / 9780952935902 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
Laminated PB, 176 pages, in VG condition, the only fault is that the spine is a little sunned. 
Price: 9.50 GBP
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4 BROOKS, Andrew Havering in Old Picture Postcards
The Netherlands European Library 1997 9028864849 / 9789028864849 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good 
Landscape style laminated HB, 76 black and white postcards with accompanying text, in VG condition with very slight browning to page edges 
Price: 14.25 GBP
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5 BROWN, A F J Prosperity and Poverty : Rural Essex, 1700-1815
Chelmsford, Essex Essex Record Office 1996 1898529086 / 9781898529088 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
PB, 203 pages, in VG condition, previous owner's name on half title page. 
Price: 4.75 GBP
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6 Chigwell Local History Society and Epping Forest District Council Museum Service Ernie Rule's Loughton : photographs from the Collection of Ernest Rule
Essex Epping Forest District Council 1981 0903930080 / 9780903930086 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
Card covers, 26 pages, in VG condition, 
Price: 3.33 GBP
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7 Essex Libraries History on Your Essex Doorstep
Colchester, Essex Essex Libraries 1987 0903630494 / 9780903630498 First Edition Paperback Good 
Green paper covers, 14 typewritten pages, in Good condition 
Price: 2.09 GBP
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8 PRACY, David et al Five Miles from Everywhere : The Story of Nazeing, Part 1. From Earliest times to 1914
Nazeing, Essex Nazeing History Workshop 2000 0953713504 / 9780953713509 First Edition Hard Back Fine Fine 
HB + DW, 193 pages, in Fine + Fine condition 
Price: 13.30 GBP
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9 WILLIAMS, Judith Leigh-on-Sea : A History - Signed Copy
Chichester, Sussex Phillimore 2002 186077220x / 9781860772207 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Fine 
HB + DW, 132 pages in Fine + Fine condition. SIGNED COPY by the AUTHOR on the half-title page 
Price: 11.40 GBP
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