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Mail obsession : a journey round Britain by postcode

Author: Mark Mason
Publisher: Rearsby, Leicester : WF Howes Ltd Books, 2016. ©2015
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : English : Large print editionView all editions and formats
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Each of the United Kingdom's 124 postcodes has a story to tell, an unexpected nugget to dust off and treasure. In search of these stories, Mark Mason embarked on a tour of the country, immersing himself in Britain's history on a roundabout journey from AB to ZE. On the lookout for interesting place names and unusual monuments, along the way he discovers what the Queen keeps in her handbag, why the Jack Russell has a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Large type books
History
Named Person: Mark Mason; Mark Mason
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Mason
ISBN: 9781510037823 1510037829
OCLC Number: 956922705
Notes: Standard print edition originally published: London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2015.
Description: xvi, 348 pages (large print) ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Mark Mason.

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Each of the United Kingdom's 124 postcodes has a story to tell, an unexpected nugget to dust off and treasure. In search of these stories, Mark Mason embarked on a tour of the country, immersing himself in Britain's history on a roundabout journey from AB to ZE. On the lookout for interesting place names and unusual monuments, along the way he discovers what the Queen keeps in her handbag, why the Jack Russell has a white coat and how Jimi Hendrix got confused by the M1.

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