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Books and Pamphlets for Sale

The following is a list of publications on sale at Tower Hamlets Local History Library and Archives. In addition to our wide selection of books and pamphlets on a range of local topics, we also stock maps, postcards, tote bags, calendars and other items which make great gifts or souvenirs for anyone interested in the history of London’s East End.

All publications may be purchased during our reading room opening hours however you may wish to contact us prior to visiting to ensure an item is in stock. Certain titles may also be sent via post but will be subject to additional postage and packaging fees. For further details please email localhistory@towerhamlets.gov.uk.

Books and pamphlets

After You've Gone [catalogue for the Alan Dein exhibition]
by Tower Hamlets Local History Library and Archives]

£1.00

All My Yesterdays
by Patrick Hanshaw

£1.99

Anglican Church on the Isle of Dogs 1854-2004
by Eve Hostettler

£4.99

Annual Hop London to Kent
by Hilary Heffernan

£12.99

Are You Still Circumcised? East End Memories
by Harold Rosen

£9.99

Arthur Morrison: The Novelist of Realism in East London and Essex
by Stan Newens and Chris Pond

£4.00

Battle for the East End: Jewish Responses to Fascism in the 1930s
by David Rosenberg

£9.99

The Battle Of Cable Street 1936
by The Cable Street Group

£5.99

Bengalis in London’s East End
by Ansar Ahmed Ullah and John Eversley

£14.99

Bethnal Green
by Gary Haines

£11.99

A Bethnal Green Memoir: Recollections Of Life In The 1930S-1950s
by Derek Houghton

£14.99

Black Londoners 1880-1990
by Susan Okokon

£9.99

Black Londoners: A History
by Susan Okokon

£9.99

Bow and Bromley-by-Bow
by Gary Haines

£12.99

Cable ; No. 15
The Jewish East End Celebration Society

£3.95

Captain Bligh in Wapping 1785-1790
by Madge Darby and John Douglas Tarby

£7.00

A Century of the East End
by Rosemary Taylor and Christopher Lloyd

£9.99

Changing Places: A short history of the Mile End Old Town…
by N. Glendinning et al.

£2.25

A Child's History of the Isle of Dogs: Migration Continuity and Change
by Eve Hostettler and Philippa Dodds

£1.00

Colonel Thomas Rainsborough: Wapping's Most Famous Soldier
by Lincoln S. Jones

£0.50

Columbia Road (East London Photo Stories 7)
by Johanna Neurath

£12.99

A Corner In The Kingdom Of God : an account of some persons and things in St. Mark’s, Whitechapel   
by Revd. Charles Voysey

£3.99

Couldn’t Afford the Eels: Memories of Wapping 1900-1960
by Martha Leigh

£12.99

Doreen Fletcher: Paintings
by The Gentle Author

£20.00

The East End At War
by Rosemary Taylor and Christopher Lloyd

£9.99

East End Past
by Richard Tames

£15.95

An East End Story: A Tale of Friendship
by Alfred Gardner

£1.99

East End Vernacular: Artists Who Painted London's East End Streets in the 20th Century
by the Gentle Author

£20.00

East London Record ; No.10

£1.50

East London Record ; No.11

£1.80

East London Record ; No.12

£1.90

East London Record ; No.13

£1.80

East London Record ; No.14

£2.10

East London Record ; No.15

£2.25

East London Record ; No.16

£2.25

East London Record ; No.17

£2.50

East London Record ; No.18

£2.50

East London Record ; No.19

£2.75

East London Record ; No.6

£0.95

East London Record ; No.7

£0.95

East London Record ; No.8

£1.15

East London Record ; No.9

£1.30

East London Suffragettes
by Rosemary Taylor

£9.99

East of the City: The London Docklands Story
by James Bentley

£5.00

Good Morning, Brothers!
by Jack Dash

£0.99

Guilty and Proud of It!: Poplar’s Rebel Councillors and Guardians 1919-25
by Janine Booth

£12.95

The Hamlets and The Tower: One Thousand Years of Tower Hamlets History
by Tower Hamlets Local History Library and Archives

£1.00

In Letters of Gold: Story of Sylvia Pankhurst and the East London Federation of the
Suffragettes in Bow

by Rosemary Taylor

£4.95

The Island at War: Memories of War-time Life on the Isle of Dogs, East London
by Eve Hostettler

£5.00

Jewish Lives: Britain 1750-1950
by Melody Amsel-Arieli

£12.99

Judge Jeffreys and the Ivy Case
by Madge Darby

£0.50

The Little Book of the East End
by Dee Gordon

£9.99

London's East End: A 1960s Album
by Steve Lewis

£14.99

London's East End: A Guide for Family and Local Historians
by Jonathan Oates

£11.99

London's Sailortown 1600-1800
by Derek Morris and Ken Cozens

£12.60

Memoirs of an Old East-Ender
by Arthur Ernest Newens

£4.50

Minnie Lansbury: Suffragette, Socialist, Rebel Councillor
By Janine Booth

£12.99

An Outline History of the Isle of Dogs
by Eve Hostettler

£1.00

A pictorial history of Victoria Park, London E3: Illustrated with Postcards and
Contemporary Photographs

by Philip Mernick

£4.99

Piety and Piracy: The History of Wapping and St. Katherine's
by Madge Darby

£9.95

The Poplars: What life was like on the WesternFront in the First World War as experienced
by the 1/17th London [ Poplar & Stepney ] Battalion, the East End Regiment

by Ron Wilcox

£7.50

Power Writers: Discovering and Celebrating Five African Writers
by Phillis Wheatley, Ukawsaw Gronniosaw, John Marrant, Olaudah Equiano,
Quobna Ottobah Cugoano

£1.00

The Romance of Bethnal Green
by Cathy Ross

£9.99

Secret Whitechapel
by Louis Berk and Rachel Kolsky

£14.99

Seven Parishioners of Stratford Bow
by Michael Peet

£5.00

Ship to Shore: The Autobiography of a Royal Naval Signalman 1889-1981
by Sidney Hills

£1.00

Spitalfields Life: In the midst of life I woke to find myself living in an old house beside
Brick Lane in the East End of London

by The Gentle Author

£10.00

Stepney in Peace and War: The Paintings of Rose L. Henriques
by Tower Hamlets Local History Library and Archives

£1.00

Stories from the Island
by the Docklands Group

£0.50

Streets of London: The Booth Notebooks – East
by Jess Steele and Mike Steele

£12.00

The East End In Colour 1960 - 1980
by David Granick

£15.00

The Isle Of Dogs: Before The Big Money
by Mike Seaborne

£15.00

Through the door: New Poetry from London's Archives.
by Archives for London

£2.50

The Tower Hamlets Connection: A Biographical Guide
by Harold Finch

£3.99

Tracing Your East End Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
by Jane Cox

£14.99

Tracing Your Huguenot Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
by Kathy Chater

£12.99

Tracing Your Irish Family History on the Internet: A Guide for Family Historians
by Chris Paton

£12.99

Tracing Your Jewish Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
by Rosemary Wenzerul

£12.99

Voices of Stepney
by Dee Gordon

£12.99

Walks in Dickens London: Discover London’s Docklands
by Sue Gane

£1.00

Watch Your Fingers
by Alfred Gardner

£5.00

Whitechapel 1600-1800: A Social History of an Early Modern London Inner Suburb
by Derek Morris

£12.60

Whitechapel Boy: A Reading of the Poetry of Isaac Rosenberg
by Chris Searle

£11.40