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A Shop Through Time. Lewis & Hyland, Tenterden, Kent 1846-1986 ISBN: 979-8503275230 84 pages b&w images and map. R.R.P £9.99 When buying from BitzaBooks £9.99 FREE postage and packing. UK orders only . Non-UK orders email us for price. Buying from Amazon books may incur shipping charge. The iconic Lewis & Hyland store in Tenterden, Kent was part of popular Kentish Drapery and Fashion chain for 140 years from 1846 and due to its picturesque location in the town featured in dozens of photographs, postcards and paintings. The book offers an intimate portrait and unique insight into the life and times of all those that lived above the shop including apprentices, assistants, milliners, domestic staff and the managers and their families. Discover the success, tragedy, happiness, heartbreak and love that befell them and perhaps recognise an ancestor. The store played a part in the lives of hundreds of people and turned some ordinary lives into extraordinary ones. 3 Ways to Orde
Injury, Damage To Health & Cruel Treatment ISBN: 978-1519300164 56 pages 32 b/w photographs. R.R.P £4.99 Book contains distressing & graphic photos of dead and suffering animals. FREE postage and packing on UK orders when bought from Bitzabooks. Non-UK orders please contact us for price. This revised and edited report, originally published in 1985 and presented to the CITES conference in Buenos Aires by the author, was the culmination of three years research into the sickening trade in wildlife and the transport conditions they had to suffer to reach Europe and the USA for the pet trade and research. Has a foreword by Sir Peter Scott. Not suitable for young readers. An 3 Ways to Order and Pay from Bitza Books: 1.Buy Now Use the PayPal button at the bottom of the page using Debit/Credit card or with PayPal account. All payments are secure through PayPal. You do not need an account. Books normally dispatched within 72 hours of payment. OR 2. If you prefer send you
When Cats Got Stuck Up Trees ISBN: 978-1479230419 254 pages with b&w photographs. R.R.P £6.99 FREE postage and packing when ordering from Bitza Books Free postage on U.K. Orders Only. Non-UK please email us for price. 3 Ways to Order and Pay from Bitza Books: 1.Buy Now Use the PayPal button at the bottom of the page using a Debit/Credit card or with your PayPal account. All payments are secure through PayPal. You do not need an account. Books normally dispatched within 72 hours of payment. OR 2. If you prefer send your order using the order contact form or e mail us direct at email@example.com giving title of book and your shipping address. You will receive a secure PayPal invoice with a link to make payment. OR 3. You can order from Amazon books using this link:
TRINIDADIAN DOG DAYS ISBN: 978-1499767919 306 pages b&w photographs. R.R.P £8.99 Free postage and packing when you buy from BitzaBooks U.K. orders only. Non-UK contact us for shipping price. A travelogue with a difference which describes the exploits of the author and a colleague when they are sent by a bizarre religious sect to Trinidad to help solve the street dog problem in 1972. They arrive soon after a state of emergency with drugs and guns in their luggage, no visas or work permits and are put up in a house of ill-repute, so what could go wrong? They become embroiled in the mayor of Port of Spain's re-election, are headline news and upset the Government. Its an escapade so strange you couldn't make it up. 3 Ways to Order and Pay from Bitza Books: 1.Buy Now Use the PayPal button at the bottom of the page using a Debit/Credit card or with your PayPal account. All payments are secure through PayPal. You do not need an account. Books normally dispatched within 7
ANIMALS IN TROUBLE ISBN: 978-1072800408 186 pages with b&w photos. Published 2019 R.R.P £8.99 Available from Bitzabooks priced £8.99 with FREE postage and packing. UK Orders Only. For non-UK orders contact us for price. Animals in Trouble is a collection of amusing, unusual and sometimes heart-breaking true short stories about animal rescues that the author attended while an officer working for the RSPCA London Night Emergency Service in the 1970s involving dogs, cats, pigeons and other animals. Although they occurred over forty years ago the predicaments that animals get into are timeless and each generation manages to find themselves in similar trouble awaiting rescue by us humans much to their embarrassment. Luckily animals are extremely resilient and have an astonishing determination to survive as these stories prove. 3 Ways to Order and Pay from Bitza Books: 1.Buy Now Use the PayPal button at the bottom of the page using Debit/Credit card or with PayPal account. All
There From The Start Edwin's war with the Horses of the 13th. Battery, CFA ISBN: 978-19094956763 150 pages 40 b&w images Published 2019 £9.99 R.R.P Edwin Clark was an ordinary Englishman who emigrated to Canada in 1912 to begin a new life only to find himself back in England two years later en-route to the Western Front as a Driver in the 4 th . Brigade, Canadian Field Artillery. This captivating and moving story account chronicles one man’s journey from enlistment and basic training to the battlefields of the Somme and Passchendaele. The book focuses on the daily routine and hardships suffered by both the men and the war horses and their “unique” relationship. It also describes the lengths Edwin and his fellow drivers went to try and alleviate the horses’ suffering under almost impossible conditions. Edwin spent three and half harrowing years at the front in the elite 13 th . Battery which participated in most of the major battles before being invalided back injur