Non-Fiction

This is a section for all Non-Fiction Books

Page link: Ward Lock's Guide Book
Ward Lock's Guide Book
To Southend-on-sea, Canvey Island, Shoeburyness and District
Page link: Escape to England
Escape to England
Written by Doctor Karel Machecek in 1998
Page link: Lure and Lore of London's River
Lure and Lore of London's River
Book by Albert Gravely Linney (1873-1936)
Page link: Marjie- The Story of an Edwardian Child
Marjie- The Story of an Edwardian Child
Written by her daughter
Page link: North Sea 1953
North Sea 1953
by Jasper J. Goedbloed
Page link: The Canvey Launch of the new Flood Book
The Canvey Launch of the new Flood Book
The 1953 Essex Flood Disaster by Pat Reynoldson-Smith
Page link: The 1953 Essex Flood Disaster
The 1953 Essex Flood Disaster
The People's Story
Page link: New Holidays in Essex
New Holidays in Essex
by Percy Lindley 1892
Page link: Country Rambles Round London
Country Rambles Round London
By Anthony Collett dated 1913
Page link: Cockleshell Commando
Cockleshell Commando
By Bill Sparks
Page link: A Hole in my Shoe
A Hole in my Shoe
A Memoir by Bill Green
Page link: Canvey Island's Early Buses
Canvey Island's Early Buses
A new book by Peter Clark
Page link: The Thames and its Story
The Thames and its Story
Cassell and Company Ltd
Page link: Your Canvey Memories
Your Canvey Memories
Compiled by Angela Owen
Page link: Salt Marsh & Mud and Mudlarking
Salt Marsh & Mud and Mudlarking
Two books by Nick Ardley
Page link: The Smugglers
The Smugglers
Published in 1909 by Charles G Harper
Page link: Smuggling in Essex
Smuggling in Essex
A book by Graham Smith
Page link: Just Jill
Just Jill
The Autobiography of Jill Allen-King MBE
Page link: Passport Not Required
Passport Not Required
Canvey Mentioned in new book
Page link: The Secret Degaussing Station
The Secret Degaussing Station
Canvey's Secret War
Page link: Photo-copy of the original tale of Canvey's 'haunted house'.
Photo-copy of the original tale of Canvey's 'haunted house'.
'AN EXACT NARRATIVE, Of many Surprizing Matters of Fact'.
Page link: Somerville's Travels published 2009
Somerville's Travels published 2009
by Christopher Somerville
Page link: Hops, Doodlebugs and Floods
Hops, Doodlebugs and Floods
A memoir of growing up in Essex by Dr Alan Whitcomb
Page link: A Miniature Holland
A Miniature Holland
The Graphic (London) Saturday July 29 1893
Page link: Arcadia for all (First published 1984)
Arcadia for all (First published 1984)
by Dennis Hardy and Colin Ward
Page link: A History of Canvey Island
A History of Canvey Island
By Fred McCave 1985
Page link: Canvey Island Revisited
Canvey Island Revisited
by Geoff Barsby
Page link: Canvey Island in old postcards
Canvey Island in old postcards
By Fred McCave 1987
Page link: The Essex Hundred Histories
The Essex Hundred Histories
by Andrew Summers and John Debenham 2008
Page link: Ships held in quarantine in Hole Haven
Ships held in quarantine in Hole Haven
Samuel Pype's Diary 26 November 1663
Page link: Paintings of the Lobster Smack 1910-1914
Paintings of the Lobster Smack 1910-1914
by the artist, writer and sailor Charles Pears
Page link: Britains Great Flood Disaster
Britains Great Flood Disaster
By Hank Janson, profits donated to help flood victims
Page link: Round about Canvey published in the Yachting Weekly 1914
Round about Canvey published in the Yachting Weekly 1914
Written and illistrated by W Edward Wigfall
Page link: Invaders of Canvey Island
Invaders of Canvey Island
by Olivia Whitcomb 1982
Page link: Canvey Island-A Rising Tide
Canvey Island-A Rising Tide
by Leslie Wm. Bills 2004
Page link: The Canvey Cyclopaedia
The Canvey Cyclopaedia
written in the 1980's and never published in book form by D. M. Dowd
Page link: The Dark Mirror, a word cycle (Canvey Island & Beyond)
The Dark Mirror, a word cycle (Canvey Island & Beyond)
by Bernard Durrant. Poet and Novelist.
Page link: Canvey Island and its Churches    Price 6d
Canvey Island and its Churches Price 6d
Published in 1947 By W Marston Acres with Illustrations
Page link: The Naturalist on the Thames
The Naturalist on the Thames
published in 1902 possibly written c1896 by C.J. Cornish (1858-1906)