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It Happened Here. Events and Incidents that have Enlivened, Disturbed of Added Interest to the Lives of the People in Town, Village & Country in a Wide Area centring upon Halifax During the Past Three Centuries

By Arthur Porritt

Privately Published; Printed by Fawcett, Greenwood & Co. Ltd, Halifax, 1955. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Clean brown unclipped dust-jacket with brown lettering and illustration is lightly rubbed and with light shelf-wear on the upper edge. Fresh light blue covers with black lettering on the spine, bumped upper front corner, sound binding, clean pages and end-papers. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 50319101089..

$24.82

The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England

By Edward Earl of Clarendon

Oxford at the University Press, Oxford, 1839. A New Edition from the Original Manuscript. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Complete in one volume - contains all 16 books. Leather binding with gilt decoration and banded spine, marbled block edges and end-papers. Text in two columns. Leather is splitting on front external joint and is worn at spine-ends, bumped corners. Front internal hinge is wholly split, prelims. are foxed and are together detached, internal binding is otherwise sound. Light foxing to occasional pages throughout. One volume of the 1-volume set. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 42619101076.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$94.06

Made In Sheffield, The Story of James Dixon & Sons, Silversmiths

By Pauline Cooper Bell

ALD Design and Print; Alistair Lofthouse, 2004. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Large format paperback. Crisp clean covers, tight binding, clean pages and inside covers. Contains many black and white illustrations. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. ISBN: 1901587525. ISBN/EAN: 9781901587524. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 50319101072.. 9781901587524

$10.97

Confessions of a Taoist on Wall Street: A Chinese American Romance

By Payne, David

Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1984. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/Fair. Unclipped dust-jacket has wear on upper and lower edges and a tear on the upper part of the front fold. Clean red covers with a slight bow, blue lettering on the spine, sound binding, surface damage on front end-paper (pasted bookplate may have been removed), clean pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2kg. ISBN: 0395355621. ISBN/EAN: 9780395355626. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 10119101079.. 9780395355626 This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$31.35

The History of the Feoffees of Colyton 1546- -1946

By Reginald G C White

Privately Published, Colyton, Devon, 1951. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Signed by Author. Fresh red covers with dull gilt lettering on the front, plain spine, sound binding, light foxing to end-papers, author's signature and a previous owner's name on the front end-paper, clean pages. Colour plate of coats of arms and black and white plates. No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Signed by Author. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52019101090..

$27.43

Lord Jim, A Tale

By Joseph Conrad

William Blackwood and Sons, Edinburgh and London, 1926. Pocket edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Dark red covers with dull gilt lettering on spine and front, lightly bumped corners, sound binding, ptrvious owner's name on inside of front cover, pages are clean but slightly darkened. No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 10119101081..

$8.36

The Romance of the Yorkshire Coast

By H L Gee

Methuen, London, 1928. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Brownish red covers with blind title on front and gilt tile on sunned spine, sound binding, clean uncut (untrimmed) pages and end-papers, light foxing to prelims. Contains black and white frontis and black and white plates. No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 50319101087..

$12.54

With Kitchener in the Soudan, a Story of Atbara and Omdurman

By G A Henty

Blackie & Son Limited, 1903. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: William Rainey. Illustrated red covers are a little rubbed and lightly bumped and worn at spine-ends, sound binding, prize plate on inside of front cover (Carrington Council School, Nottingham to George Lees July 1909). Light foxing to rear of black and white frontis. All maps and plates are present. This is the first UK edition. Contains black and white frontis and black and white plates. No dust-jacket. Illustrator: William Rainey. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 10219101077..

$19.33

The Treasure of Heaven, A Romance of Riches

By Marie Corelli

Archibald Constable and Co. Limited, 1906. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Dark red covers with dull gilt lettering and motif, lightly bumped corners and spine-ends, sound binding, blind-stamped address on darkened front end-paper, frontis portrait of author, uncut (untrimmed) pages are clean but a little darkened. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 10119101078..

$13.85

A Herald's World

By Anthony Wagner

Privately Published, London, 1988. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Signed by Author. Gilt lettering on spine and decoration on front cover. Signed by author on title-page, number 102 of a limited edition. Fresh covers, sound binding, clean pages and end-papers. No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Signed by Author. ISBN: 0951357700. ISBN/EAN: 9780951357705. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 41019101091.. 9780951357705

$87.79

New Testament Apologetic, The Doctrinal Significance of Old Testament Quotations

By Barnabas Lindars

SCM Press Ltd, London, 1961. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Fresh red and black covers with gilt lettering on the spine, sound binding, previous owner's details on front end-paper, clean pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 70819101083..

$21.95

In the Steps of Shakespeare

By Russell Thorndike

Rich and Cowan, London, New York, 1951. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. First published 1939 as "A Wanderer With Shakespeare", revised in 1948 and this reprint 1951. Unclipped dust-jacket is a little darkened with light wear at the edges. Clean green covers with black lettering on spine, slightly faded immediately adjacent to upper edge, sound binding, clean pages and end-papers. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 05219101095..

$10.45

New Thought Common Sense and What Life Means to Me

By Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Gay and Hancock Ltd, London, 1922. Popular Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine Condition/No Dust Jacket. Lightly marked pale blue covers with black lettering on the front and on the spine, lightly bumped corners, sound binding, clean pages and end-papers. No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 11319101097..

$27.43

The World to Come: or Discourses on the Joys or Sorrows of Departed Souls at Death and the Glory or Terror of the Resurrection. To which is Prefixed an Essay towart the Proof of a Separate State of Souls after Death etc

By Isaac Watts

A Cumming, Leeds, 1815. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. Full leather binding with red spine-label. Front cover is almost wholly detached being split on the joint and attached just by the lowest cord, corners and spine-ends are worn. Internal binding is sound. Includes frontis portrait and four additional plates. All plates, and facing pages are darkened/foxed pages 314/315 are spotted, possibly with, now faded, ink. Full title - "The World to Come: or Discourses on the Joys or Sorrows of Departed Souls at Death and the Glory or Terror of the Resurrection. To which is Prefixed an Essay toward the Proof of a Separate State of Souls after Death wherein After Some Proof of the Happiness of Heaven, and a Preparation for it, There Follows a Rational and Scriptural Account of the Punishments in Hell, and a Proof of Their Eternal Duration; with a Plain Answer to all the Most Plausible Objections". No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 70119101073..

$46.77

The Physics of Elementary Particles

By J D Jackson

Princeton University Press; Oxford University Press, Princeton, New Jersey; Oxford, 1958. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Clean firm blue covers with silver lettering on the spine, sound binding, previous owner's details on front end-paper. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 02219101082..

$16.72

The Coins of the Ancient Britains, arranged and described, Supplement

By John Evans

B Quaritch, London, 1890. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: F W Fairholt & P Sellier. Clean firm green covers with gilt lettering on the spine and simple decoration on the front cover, sound binding although paper is starting to split over front inner hinge, clean cream uncut (untrimmed) pages and plates. Includes crisp clean foldout map in black and red at page viii, all 10 plates at rear and also inset woodcut illustrations. A supplement to the 1864 volume with chapter and main text page numbering consecutive to the earlier work. No dust-jacket. Stamps for Halifax Antiquarian Society and "Withdrawn" stamp on inside front cove and prelimsr. Pages of main text and plates (including reverse of plates) are free from stamps. Hand-written reference numbers on inside front cover. Illustrator: F W Fairholt & P Sellier. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 42119101085.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$286.89

One Hundred Years of Good Company, the Story of Ruston and Hornsby, published on the occasion of the Ruston Centenary 1857-1957

By Bernard Newman

Ruston and Hornsby; Printed by Northumberland Press Limited, Gateshead On Tyne, 1957. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Dust jacket is a little darkened with light wear on corners and spine-ends, fresh green covers with silver lettering on spine and on front cover, sound binding, light foxing to prelims, clean pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 50119101092..

$34.49

Prehistoric Society, Western Yorkshire, Ripon, 1993. Report of a Meeting/Conference at University College of Ripon & York St. John, Ripon, July 24th-31st 1993

By T G Manby; Denis Coggins; Andrew Fleming; T Laurie & R Minnitt; A King; G Edwards; P Turnbull; Robert White

The Prehistoric Society, 1993. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Clean green and white card covers with black slide binder, type style text, many diagrams, plans and photocopy-style illustrations. Paper included are: Western Yorkshire, The Physical Background by T G Manby; Upper Teesdale by Denis Coggins; Archaeology of Swaledale by Andrew Fleming; Wensleydale, an Archaeology Survey of Semerwater, Addlebrough and the Stake Road by T Laurie & R Minnitt; Schedule, Sites and Finds - Greenber Edge etc. Craven, Upper Wharfedale and Ribbledale by A King; Sites - Grassington Field Systems, Yarnbury Grassington, Ingleborough Hillfort, Victoria Cave Lancliffe Scar, Stump Cross, Appletreewick, Linton Mires Linton-in-Wharfedale; Mid-Wharfedale, Airedale Watershed by G Edwards; Baildon Moor Sites, Soldiers Trench Stone Circle,Rombalds Moor Sites, Green Crag Slack etc; The Lowlands and Eastern Foothills - The Vales of York and Mowbray and the Magnesian Limestone Belt by T G Manby; Vale of Mowbray Barrow Groups, Thornborough Circles, Devil's Arrows, Boroughbridge; Stanwick Oppidium by P Turnbull; Archaeological Conservation in the Yorkshire Dales National Park by Robert White. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 50319101075..

$27.43

The Coins of the Ancient Britains, arranged and described

By John Evans

J Russell Smith, London, 1864. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: F W Fairholt. Clean firm green covers with gilt lettering on the spine and simple decoration on the front cover, sound binding, clean cream uncut (untrimmed) pages and plates, some of which are slightly darkened immediately adjacent to the leading edge. Includes all 26 plates at rear and also inset woodcut illustrations. No dust-jacket. Stamps for Halifax Antiquarian Society and "Withdrawn" stamp on inside front cove and prelimsr. Pages of main text and plates (including reverse of plates) are free from stamps. Hand-written reference numbers on inside front cover. Illustrator: F W Fairholt. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 42119101084.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$192.82

Suggestive Lives and Thoughts of Brief Studies, Literary, Biographical, and Religious for Every Day in the Year

By Edwin Hodder

John Murray, London, 1898. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Dark blue covers with gilt lettering on spine, simple blind decoration on front cover, lightly worn spine ends and corners, sound binding, no free front end-paper (possibly missing), light foxing to half-title, clean pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 70119101071.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$25.08

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