about boco

Specialist publishers of beautifully-illustrated books and ebooks about arts, heritage, wildlife and the countryside



Rena's Diary (2nd ed) cover image
Ken MacLennan

A heart-warming personal diary about everyday life in a Scottish crofting community during the Second World War. Revised second edition with extra information, images and illustrations.

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Winter Gardens cover image
Vanessa Toulmin

Lavishly-illustrated second edition of this popular title commemorating the unique architectural heritage of Blackpool's much-loved Winter Gardens

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Thurgoland in Times Past cover image
Maurice Williams

A unique collection of glass-plate photographs by Frank Downing, documenting life in Thurgoland, Yorkshire, during the early years of the iron-making and wire-drawing industry

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Blackpool Illuminations cover image

Celebrating 'the greatest free show on earth', this souvenir of the Lights features colourful original artwork telling the story of Blackpool's sparkling seaside promenade

Blackpool Pleasure Beach cover image

Illustrated with archive, architectural and contemporary images, this 144pp book is essential reading for lovers of the UK's greatest amusement park

Blackpool Tower cover image

A beautiful 144pp book about The Wonderland of the World, tracing the Tower's 117-year history, evoking holiday memories of the fabulous Ballroom and Circus

Bolling Hall cover image
Historic Manor House - Bradford

Rumoured to be haunted, Bolling Hall has an atmospheric Medieval interior with Georgian extensions. Well worth a visit!

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Cliffe Castle cover image
Mansion and Museum - Keighley

The home of textile magnate, Henry Butterfield, this exquisitely-decorated Victorian mansion is a treasure trove of local history

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Industrial Museum cover image
Living History and Social Heritage - Bradford

A guide to the UK's best-loved industrial museum, telling the story of Bradford's past as the powerhouse of the Industrial Revolution

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Art Gallery and Museum - Ilkley

Take a journey through the fascinating past of this popular spa town, tracing its prehistoric origins and Roman heritage

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