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Leicestershire Archaeological and Historical Society
Founded 1855

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Occasional Publications

From time to time the Society has published books and offprints and currently stocks of some of these are available and can be bought by completing the order form and sending it to the Honorary Librarian along with a cheque to cover the cost and postage.

Parish Government in a Leicestershire Village. The Buckminster Town Book 1665-1767 and Constable's Book 1753-1813

Alan Fox (ed) 2015

Buckminster

A new LAHS publication, the first in a County Records Series for Leicestershire:

 

£15 + £3 p&p

Further details and ordering here

 

 

The Leicestershire Archaeological and Historical Society 1855-2005

By Robert A. Rutland 2006

HistOfLahs

This volume has been produced to mark the 150th anniversary of the Society.

Members can purchase a copy at £12 (plus £3 post and packing in the UK)

Non-members can purchase a copy at £18 (plus £3 post and packing in the UK)

Additional Information:

Paperback

227 Pages

77 illustrations

ISBN 0-9542388-2-6, 978-0-9542388-2-7

Leicester Abbey: medieval history, archaeology and manuscript studies

Edited by Joanna Story, Jill Bourne and Richard Buckley 2006

This volume has been produced to mark the 150th anniversary of the Society.

Non-members can purchase a copy at £25 (plus £5 post and packing in the UK)

Further information about the Abbey and this publication

Additional Information:
Hard back with dust jacket
314 pages
Illustrations many, some in colour
ISBN 0 9542388 1 8

Transactions of the Leicestershire Archaeological and Historical Society Cumulative Index to Transactions Volumes 21-74 (1940-2000)

Compiled by Auriol Griffith-Jones

Members can purchase a copy at a special offer of £10 (plus £5 post and packing in the UK)

Non-members can purchase a copy at £22 (plus £5 post and packing in the UK)

Additional Information:
This volume also includes a reprint of the index produced in 1951 for volumes 1-20
Hard back
388 pages
ISSN 0140 3990

Bringing them to their knees: church-building and restoration in Leicestershire and Rutland 1800-1914

By Geoffrey K Brandwood 2002

Image showing the frontcover of the Bringing them to their knees illustration

Members can purchase a copy at a special offer of £12 (plus £3 post and packing in the UK)

Non-members can purchase a copy at £15 (plus £3 post and packing in the UK)

Additional Information:
Paperback
154 pages including 53 illustrations
Contains an extensive gazetteer of all churches in the region which had work carried out to them in the period 1800-1914.
ISBN 0 9542388 0 X

Still available and STILL an important reference work:

Greenhill, F L Incised Slabs of Leicestershire and Rutland (prefaced by a Brief Manual of Incised Slabs)

Price £15 plus £? postage and packing in the UK

Additional Information:
Published by the Society in 1958
Hardback
256 pages
42 plates

To purchase any of the above please complete the order form