Tiger Tales and Ales, A Directory of Leicestershire Brewers (inlcuding Rutland) 1400-1999, by Mike Brown
Published by the Brewery History Society in 1999, 194 pages. Large A4 size paperback (N3785)
This fascinating book lists all the brewers known to have existed in the counties of Leicestershire and Rutland from 1400 to 1999. The book includes 91 brewery place names, and over 550 brewery entries!
The book is divided into sections according to area, and they include: Anstey, Ashby de la Zouch, Barrowden, Beeby, Belgrave, Castle Donnington, Cavendish Bridge, Fleckney, Foxton, Frisby, Hathern, Hinckley, Huncote, Kegworth, Ketton, Langham, Leicester, Lutterworth, Loughborough, Melton Mowbray, Stoney Stanton, Syston, Woodville, and many many more!
The book is illustrated throughout with lots of black and white photographs and drawings,
Condition of the book is generally excellent. The cover is clean and tidy, the spine is intact and all pages are clean, intact, unblemished and tightly bound. Their are a couple of very small scuffs to the rear side cover