Local Books


We stock a large and varied selection of local interest books: walks, histories, memoirs, photographs...

Do come in and browse, or contact us for more information.

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Tales From a Kent Village

Tales From a Kent Village by Hildenborough Parish Council

An illustrated history or Hildenborough based on the Parish Council Archives.

£10.00

 

The Changing Face of the Weald by Sevenoaks Weald Historical Group

The first comprehensive history of Sevenoaks Weald.

Fully illustrated with maps, documents, and archive and contemporary photos of many of the buildings in the village.

£14.99

 

Sevenoaks' Forgotten Past: Lodges and Coach Houses by Elizabeth Purves and Geraldine Tucker

An illustrated guide to the lodges and coach houses that remain from the grand estate houses of Sevenoaks.

£12.00

A History of Sevenoaks by Janet Davies

A general history of Sevenoaks written for children.

£7.99

Books About Sevenoaks

Sevenoaks and Around

Sevenoaks and Around Through Time by Russell Harper

A visual guide to the changing face of Sevenoaks, using old and new photographs of the same locations.

£14.99

Sevenoaks image-ined

Sevenoaks image-ined by Roger Lee and Graham Usher

Photographs of present day Sevenoaks by members of Sevenoaks Camera Club.

£25

St John's - the Past in Pictures

Sevenoaks St John's - The Past in Pictures by Ed Thompson and Philip Clucas

A photographic history of the St John's area, including Bradbourne, Greatness, Hartslands and Wildernesse

£8.99

Sevenoaks War Memorial

Sevenoaks War Memorial: The Men Remembered by Matthew Ball

The lives of each individual listed on the Sevenoaks War Memorial on The Vine. Uses census information, service records, local newspapers and family testimony.

£14.99

Sevenoaks People and Faith

Sevenoaks People and Faith edited by David Killingray

Two thousand years of religious belief and practice.

£15.99

Sevenoaks School a History
A History of Music at Sevenoaks School

A History of Music at Sevenoaks School: From 1877-2010 by Peter Young

£8.00

175 Years of Walthamstow School

175 Years of Walthamstow Hall

An illustrated history of Walthamstow Hall School from its beginnings in Walthamstow in London.

£12.95

Wilderness School

Wildernesse School: The Past in Pictures by Ed Thompson and Philip Clucas

A photographic history of the life of Wildernesse School from its beginnings in the 1950s to its close in 2015.

£9.99

Inheritance

Inheritance by Robert Sackville-West

The story of Knole and the Sackvilles.

£10.99

The Disinherited

The Disinherited by Robert Sackville-West

The story of the five illegitimate children that Lionel, the 2nd Lord Sackville had with a beautiful Spanish Dancer. The oldest daughter became mistress of Knole by marriage but the others were erased from history.

£10.99

Sevenoaks (North) and Riverhead 1907

Sevenoaks North and RIverhead Alan Godfrey Maps

Copy of large scale Ordnance Survey plan from 1907.

£3.00

Sevenoaks (South) 1907

Sevenoaks South Alan Godfrey Maps

Copy of large scale Ordnance Survey plan from 1907.

£3.00

Sevenoaks and Tonbridge 1893

Sevenoaks and Tonbridge Alan Godfrey Maps

Copy of the one inch to the mile Ordnance Survey map from 1893.

£3.00

Other Local Books