The Local, Hardback Book


The Local takes us through the pubs of London on the eve of the Second World War.

With Edward Ardizzone and Maurice Gorham as our guides, we experience a vanished world of tin whistle musicians, Jug-and-Bottle and Ladies' Bars, games of dominoes, pints of mother-in-law and wallop.

Edward Ardizzone remains one of Britain's best-loved artists.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 96 pages, 15 colour lithographs
  • Publisher: Little Toller Books
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  • Category: British & Irish history
  • ISBN: 9780956254597

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