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Welsh History and Myths

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  • Sacred Circles - Prehistoric Stone Circles of Wales

    Sacred Circles - Prehistoric Stone Circles of Wales

    A country walk in Wales often involves an encounter with the past.

    £7.50

  • Hangman, The Hound and Other Huntings: A Gazetteer of Welsh Ghosts

    Hangman, The Hound and Other Huntings: A Gazetteer of Welsh Ghosts

    A book of haunted places in Wales which still exist, and can be visited.

    £7.50

  • Tenby to Celtic Manor - A History of Golf in Wales

    Tenby to Celtic Manor - A History of Golf in Wales

    The hope is that the Ryder Cup will bring world recognition that Wales is a great place to play golf. In 1888 six people decided to form a golf club in the seaside town of Tenby in Pembrokeshire, in the south-west of Wales.

    £5.75

  • To Philadelphia and Back - The Life and Music of Joseph Parry

    To Philadelphia and Back - The Life and Music of Joseph Parry

    A portrait of one of Wales' most important cultural figures. Joseph Parry was born the son of an illiterate steel-worker, but his musical talents were to make him the best-known Welshman of the nineteenth century.

    £9.00

  • Down Through the Trap Door - The History of Monmouth and Usk Gaols

    Down Through the Trap Door - The History of Monmouth and Usk Gaols

    Prior to the construction of the gaol at Usk, the border town of Monmouth played an important role with the incarceration of the counties wrongdoers.

    £6.50

  • Practical Islander, The

    Practical Islander, The

    This is a combination of extracts which tell R. M. (Ronald) Lockley's life story in his own words. The emphasis is mainly on natural history and farming, but all centres around island life.

    £8.50

  • Twenty-One Welsh Princes

    Twenty-One Welsh Princes

    The early history of Wales is full of blood and intrigue as the princes of the nation, often closely related, fought jealously and determinedly for control of their area, or indeed for Wales herself, against English kings and Marcher lords.

    £5.95

  • North Wales Male Voice Choirs

    North Wales Male Voice Choirs

    Here both choristers and conductors speak informally of the buzz that excites them to greater achievement. They talk of the people who inspired them, every one with their own brand of expertise - often eccentricity too.

    £8.50

  • Trees of the Celtic Saints

    Trees of the Celtic Saints

    Andrew Morton looks at the botanical characteristics of yew trees, and how to measure and age them; at yew trees in pre-Christian and Christian literature, myths and legends; and at the connections between yews and the sites of ancient Christian settlements.

    £7.50

  • Pigsties and Paradise - Lady Diarists and the Tour of Wales, 1795-1860

    Pigsties and Paradise - Lady Diarists and the Tour of Wales, 1795-1860

    This book is based on the diaries of some of the intrepid English gentry women who travelled around Wales between 1795 and 1860, initially by coach and carriage but latterly by train.

    £7.50