Title Lancashire Worthies
Binding card boards over leather spine
Book Condition Reading copy only
Edition first edition
Size 215mm x 170mm
Publisher London / Manchester Simpkin, Marshall / Abel Heywood 1874
Seller ID 9965
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.