Harleston Corncuopia

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Happy New Year!

Harleston Corncuopia

Cornucopia is happy to announce that due to popular demand and a very successful trading year, we have created some additional spaces to rent at the centre.

Please enquire at reception or on 01379 854500 for further details and ask for Glen, Charlie or Erika.

Are you still looking for the perfect Christmas gifts?

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Don’t worry, Cornucopia is going to be open right up to 3pm on Christmas Eve!
Or if you’ve already finished your shopping, why not come down anyway and treat yourself to a well deserved slice of Cranberry & Orange cake!
Cornucopia is open 10am – 5pm Monday to Saturday & 11am – 4pm on Sundays.
The Parlour Tea Rooms are open 10am – 4pm Wednesday to Saturday and 11am – 4pm on Sundays.

December Books of the Month!

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Emmanuel Le Roy Ladurie: Times of Feast, Times of Famine; a history of climate since the year 1000.  428 pages.  Illustrated.  Hardback.  In dust wrapper.  A nice, clean copy.  £20.00

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Michael A Fopp: The Lancaster Manual.  Hardback.  521 pages.  Illustrated.  A nice, clean copy.  In dust wrapper.  £20.00

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Iona and Peter Opie: The Classic Fairy Tales.  Hardback.  255 pages.  Coloured and monochrome illustrations.  A nice, clean copy.  In dust wrapper.  Signed by the Authors.  £25.00

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Douglas H Robinson: Giants in the Sky; A history of the Rigid Airship.  Hardback.  376 pages.  Illustrated throughout.  A nice, clean copy.  In dust wrapper.  £35.00

The Harleston Hare has come home!

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The Harleston hare has come home and is watching over Cornucopia from the mezzanine!

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She has affectionately been named ‘Harmony’ and although her final location within the centre hasn’t yet been decided, she will remain a permanent fixture at Cornucopia for all to admire!

November books of the month!

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Arwen P Mohun: Steam Laundries – Gender, Technology and Work in the USA and Great Britain, 1880-1940.  Hardcover.  348 pages.  Monochrome illustrations.  In dust wrapper.  1999.  A nice, clean copy.  Without inscription.  £10.00

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Terry C Treadwell: Strike From Beneath the Sea – A History of Aircraft-Carrying Submarines.  191 pages.  Paperback.  Illustrated throughout.  1999.  A nice, clean copy.  Without inscription.  £8.00

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Peter Schenk: Invasion of England 1940 – The Planning of Operation Sealion.  Hardcover.  372 pages.  Illustrated throughout.  An almost new copy.  In dust wrapper.  1990.  Without inscription.  £9.00

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R S Ransome: The Bamboo Workshop – The History of the RAF Repair & Salvage Units India/Burma 1941-1946.  213 pages.  Illustrated.  Paperback.  1995.  Interesting inscription.  £20.00

All can be found upstairs on stall 30.

Great News!!

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The Harleston Hare is coming home!!!

The Directors and staff at Cornucopia are delighted to announce their successful bid to purchase the Harleston Hare.

With some frenzied bidding right at the end we held our nerve and now our very own “moongazer” will take pride of place in our foyer at Cornucopia!

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Books of the month for October 2018!

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Gordon Kinsey: Bawdsey – Birth of the Beam.  Hardback.  205 pages.  Monochrome illustrations.  Without inscription.  1990.  A nice, clean copy.  £10.00

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Bob Crow: Sea Poems – A Seafarer Anthology.  Hardback.  148 printed pages.  Illustrated.  Without inscription.  2005.  A nice, clean copy.  £5.00

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W H Auden: The Shield of Achilles.  Hardback.  80 printed pages.  Without inscription.  A nice. clean copy.  In removable, protective sleeve.  £25.00

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Peter Jacobs: Fortress Island Malta – Defence & Re-supply During the Siege.  228 printed pages.  Monochrome photographic illustrations.  Without inscription.  An almost new copy.  £8.00

All available on stall 30.

Wanted: Clean, second hand and antiquarian books.  Single items or small libraries considered.