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Northern Counties

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Northern Counties

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History of Atherton, Lunn, John
History of Atherton

England's Last Wilderness - A Journey Through the North Pennines, Bellamy, David ;   Quayle, Brendan
England's Last Wilderness - A Journey Through the North Pennines

The Three Peaks of Yorkshire, Ree, Harry
The Three Peaks of Yorkshire

Round and About The North Yorkshire Moors - Vol II - A Further Glimpse of the Past, Burns, Tom Scott;   Rigg, Martin
Round and About The North Yorkshire Moors - Vol II - A Further Glimpse of the Past

Yorkshire, Stead, Michael J.
Yorkshire

North Yorkshire, Stead, Michael J.
North Yorkshire

Lindisfarne - The Cradle Island, Magnusson, Magnus
Lindisfarne - The Cradle Island

Inside the North York Moors, Mead, Harry
Inside the North York Moors

 

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Picturesque Yorkshire by brush and pen, ,
1 Picturesque Yorkshire by brush and pen
,. J. Salmon, Sevenoaks, 1995. first edition, Hardback, 182mm x 167mm cream cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 48pp. Colour illustrations. Illustrations by Gordon Home, Warwick Very Good/Good +++. Book is tight and clean with no obvious imperfections. Dustwrapper has some light wear from handling. Still bright and clean. Small price sticker on rear. Volume in "Our Beatiful Homeland" series contains lovely watercolour paintings of Yorkshire by two early 20th century artists, with accompanying text presumably by same. Catalogue: Northern Counties. Keywords: Yorkshire, Whitby, Filey, Settle. 9989

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Travelling in Lakeland, Bavin, Eric
2 Travelling in Lakeland
Bavin, Eric. The Pentland Press, Bishop Auckland, 1999. first edition, Paperback, 209mm x 146mm , xiii prelims, 615pp. Black and white illustrations. Good +/NoWrapper. Paperback has been read, some colour fading to spine and edges of covers, block edges show evidence of handling, faint creasing to front, but not to spine. Else clean and tight. "A comprehensive and in depth guide for travellers in Cumbria, west of the M6 motorway." Catalogue: Northern Counties. Keywords: Cumbria, Lakeland, Penrith. 9966

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England's Last Wilderness - A Journey Through the North Pennines, Bellamy, David ;   Quayle, Brendan
3 England's Last Wilderness - A Journey Through the North Pennines
Bellamy, David ; Quayle, Brendan. Michael Joseph, London, 1989. first edition, Hardback, 246mm x 210mm grey cloth boards, red titles, first edition, 192pp. plus index, Colour illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Illustrations by John Beatty. Very Good/Good +++. Book is tight and clean with no obvious imperfections. Dustwrapper has some light wear from handling. Still bright and clean. A journey of discovery through one of England's lesser-known Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, written by Bellamy and Quayle with superb colour photographs by Beatty. Catalogue: Northern Counties. Keywords: Teesdale, Eden, Pennine, Appleby. 9988

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Round and About The North Yorkshire Moors - Vol II - A Further Glimpse of the Past, Burns, Tom Scott;   Rigg, Martin
4 Round and About The North Yorkshire Moors - Vol II - A Further Glimpse of the Past
Burns, Tom Scott; Rigg, Martin. M.T.D. Rigg Publications, Leeds, 1988. first edition, Paperback, 253mm x 170mm , xiii prelims, 189pp. Photographic illustrations. Very Good/NoWrapper. Paperback is tight and clean. A second collection of beautiful and fascinating old photographs of the land and people of the North Yorkshire Moors. Catalogue: Northern Counties. Keywords: Yorkshire, Scarborough, Rosedale. 9981

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5 Lancashire Worthies
Espinasse, Francis. Simpkin, Marshall / Abel Heywood, London / Manchester, 1874. first edition, Hardback, 215mm x 170mm maroon card boards over leather spine, gilt titles, first edition, 469pp. Reading copy only/NoWrapper. Front endpaper missing. Spine and boards bumped, worn and faded. Block edges grubby from handling with foxing - latter also faint to some pages. But text is unmarked and book is overall an impressively hefty Victorian production. Short biopgraphies of thirteen eminent Lancastrians of history, from the first Earl of Derby to Richard Arkwright. Catalogue: Northern Counties. Keywords: Lancashire, industrial, Hargreaves, Chetham This book is unusually heavy or large and may attract a higher postage charge than automatically calculated on the website. If so we will make contact to agree any additional postal charges before completing any transaction.. 9965

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The Iron Coast - Notes from a cold country, Gardam, Jane
6 The Iron Coast - Notes from a cold country
Gardam, Jane. Sinclair-Stevenson, London, 1994. first edition, Paperback, 245mm x 187mm , 128pp. plus index, Photographic illustrations. Illustrations by Peter Burton, Harland Good +++/NoWrapper. paperback has been read, light wear to covers including some faint creasing, but spine not creased and pages all clean. A collection of fine b/w photographs of the diverse places and landscapes to be found on the rugged, windswept North Yorkshire coast. With poetic opening text by Gardam. Catalogue: Northern Counties. Keywords: Yorkshire, iron, Cleveland, Skelton. 9958

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A History of Hutton le Hole in the Manor of Spaunton, Hayes (MBE; FSA), Raymond H.;   Hurst, Joseph
7 A History of Hutton le Hole in the Manor of Spaunton
Hayes (MBE; FSA), Raymond H.; Hurst, Joseph. North York Moors National Park, Helmsley, York, 1989. third edition, Paperback, 210mm x 185mm , 120pp. plus appendix/appendicies, Photographic illustrations. Very Good/NoWrapper. Paperback is clean with minimal wear. A guide book to the North York Moors which takes the reader deep into the history of the region. Catalogue: Northern Counties. Keywords: Moor, Yorkshire, Hutton. 9945

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History of Atherton, Lunn, John
8 History of Atherton
Lunn, John. Atherton District Council, Atherton, 1971. first edition, Hardback, 222mm x 140mm dark blue cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 234+pp. Black and white illustrations. Very Good/Good +++. Book is tight and clean with no obvious imperfections. Dustwrapper (now protected) has been handled, just a little bumping to spine, else clean and presentable. "A manorial social and industrial history" of a Lancashire town. Catalogue: Northern Counties. Keywords: Atherton, chapel, Wesley, estate. 11314

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Lindisfarne - The Cradle Island, Magnusson, Magnus
9 Lindisfarne - The Cradle Island
Magnusson, Magnus. Oriel Press, Stocksfield, Northumberland, 1985. first thus, Paperback, 243mm x 182mm , vi prelims, 218pp. Colour illustrations. Black and white illustrations. Illustrations by Sheila Mackie. Good +/NoWrapper. Paperback has been well read but still nice and tight. Some chipping and a hint of curling around cover edges, top block edge dusty. Ink mark over original price on rear, also small WH Smith sticker. First paperback edition of 1984 TV tie-in book in which Magnus "Mastermind" Magnusson looks at the long Christian history of Lindisfarne - the "Holy Island" of North-East England, aided by the island's warden, David O'Connor. With striking illustrations by Mackie. Catalogue: Northern Counties. Keywords: Lindisfarne, Cuthbert, Bede, Christianity. 9978

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Wordsworth & The Lake District - A Guide to the Poems and their Places, McCracken, David
10 Wordsworth & The Lake District - A Guide to the Poems and their Places
McCracken, David. OUP, Oxford, 1985. first thus, Paperback, 195mm x 127mm , xiv prelims, 300pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Good +/NoWrapper. Paperback has been read, a little grubby from handling, light foxing to block edges else clean with no creasing. First paperback edition of McCracken's walkers' guide to the Lake District places associated with Wordsworth and his poems. Includes sixteen route maps. Catalogue: Northern Counties. Keywords: Wordsworth, Grasmere, lake. 9956

Price: 4.75 GBP
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Inside the North York Moors, Mead, Harry
11 Inside the North York Moors
Mead, Harry. Smith Settle, Otley, 194. first thus, Paperback, 215mm x 137mm , 230pp. plus index, Photographic illustrations. Good +++/NoWrapper. Paperback has been read, but only minimal evidence of handling. Tight and clean with no creasing to spine. A guide to life and landscape in the North York Moors, of interest to the resident, the visitor, the naturalist and the historian. First paperback edition of 1978 original. Catalogue: Northern Counties. Keywords: Moor, York, Rosedale. 9967

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The Changing Dales - A Half-Century of "Progress", Mitchell, W.R.
12 The Changing Dales - A Half-Century of "Progress"
Mitchell, W.R.. Dalesman, Clapham, via Lancaster, 1992. first edition, Paperback, 237mm x 183mm , 142pp. Photographic illustrations. Good +++/NoWrapper. Paperback has been handled but still clean with no obvious signs of wear. Original price stickers on front and rear. Written by the long-time editor of "The Dalesman" and with a Foreword by Alan Bennett, this is a lovely account of modernity in the traditional Yorkshire communities of the Dales, fully illustrated with photographs. Catalogue: Northern Counties. Keywords: Dales, Yorkshire, cricket. 9959

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The Dales of Yorkshire - A Portrait, Muir, Richard
13 The Dales of Yorkshire - A Portrait
Muir, Richard. Papermac, London, 1993. first thus, Paperback, 244mm x 186mm , 229pp. plus index, Colour illustrations. Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Very Good/NoWrapper. Paperback is not new but bright and clean with minimal wear, no creasing to spine. First Macmillan paperback edition of Richard Muir's notably well-informed illustrated guide to the Yorkshire Dales - landscape, people and culture. Catalogue: Northern Counties. Keywords: Dales, Yorkshire, sheep, Bowland. 9947

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The Three Peaks of Yorkshire, Ree, Harry
14 The Three Peaks of Yorkshire
Ree, Harry. Wildwood House, Hounslow, 1983. first edition, Hardback, 200mm x 165mm black cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 208pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Illustrations by Caroline Forbes. Very Good/Good +++. Book is tight and clean with no obvious imperfections. Dustwrapper is clean with minimal wear from handling. A guide to the famous Yorkshire peaks of Ingleborough, Whernside and Penyghent, for both the hill walker and general reader, with photographs by Forbes. Catalogue: Northern Counties. Keywords: Ingleborough, Whernside, Penyghent, peaks. 9987

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North Yorkshire, Stead, Michael J.
15 North Yorkshire
Stead, Michael J.. Alan Sutton, Stroud, 1992. first edition, Paperback, 248mm x 170mm , 48pp. Colour illustrations. Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Very Good/NoWrapper. Paperback has been handled only occasionally. Still tight and clean with minimal wear. An A-Z of North Yorkshire towns and communities in striking colour photographs, from Arkengarthdale to York itself. Catalogue: Northern Counties. Keywords: Yorkshire, Riding, Easby, Grassington. 9979

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Yorkshire, Stead, Michael J.
16 Yorkshire
Stead, Michael J.. Alan Sutton, Stroud, 1991. first edition, Paperback, 245mm x 185mm , 144pp. Photographic illustrations. Very Good/NoWrapper. Paperback is not new but tight and clean with no obvious imperfections. Volume in "Photographers' Britain" series offers a collection of evocative images of timeless Yorkshire, with facing text. Catalogue: Northern Counties. Keywords: Yorkshire, photography, Ilkley, Hull. 9980

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