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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

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

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

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

Old Yorkshire, 5 volumes complete

By Edited by William Smith; introductions by Rev. Robert Collyer; Rev Canon Raine; William Wheater; Frederick Ross; F J Falding

Longmans Green and Co, London, 1881. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. All volumes bound in red with black and gilt decoration and lettering with gilt upper text-block edges and have sunned spines and have bumped and lightly worn spine-ends and corners. Each has two small previous owner's bookplates on the inside of the front cover (Giles Shaw and Tricia Perks). Paper over internal hinges is split showing webbing on many hinges but covers are firmly attached and internal binding is sound. All volumes have black and white frontis, vignette title and additional black and white plates, inset illustrations, decorated headers and capitals. Volume I and II published in 1881, Volume III (split in cloth over lower quarter of rear joint) published in 1882, Volume IV (plate of Charlotte Bronte and associated protective tissue leaf, between pages 124 and 125, are detached) published in 1883, Volume V (split in cloth over upper two thirds of rear joint leading to partial split across spine) published in 1884. Packed weight approx. 5kg. 5-volume set (complete). No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: over 4 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 50319101074.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$141.09

Publications of the Thoresby Society, 1928, Volume XXXI, Part I. Leeds Chapelries Register - Holbeck - Armley
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Publications of the Thoresby Society, 1928, Volume XXXI, Part I. Leeds Chapelries Register - Holbeck - Armley

By Edited by Jesse Andrews Myers

The Thoresby Society, Leeds, 1928. First Edition. Softcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Darkened paper covers with wear to edges and spine-ends. Sound binding. Clean pages. 1-144 pages. No dust jacket, as published. Stamps for Halifax Antiquarian Society and "Withdrawn" stamp on inside front cover. Pages of main text and plates (including reverse of plates) are free from stamps. Hand-written reference numbers on lower spine. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 50319101070..

$37.10

Publications of the Thoresby Society, 1919 Vol. XXVI (26) Part I, Miscellanea
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Publications of the Thoresby Society, 1919 Vol. XXVI (26) Part I, Miscellanea

By W T Lancaster

Thoresby Society, Leeds, 1919. First Edition. Softcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Grey paper covers are worn at edges, split along front spine-joint, sound binding, clean pages. Contains: The Old Hall, Wade Lane, Leeds, and the Jackson Family, (p1-14); Birstall, Gomersal, and Heckmondwike - A Genealogical Paper, by W T Lancaster (p15-40); Leeds Parish Church - Inscriptions on the Tombstones in the Churchyard (continued) (p41-60); Ellis of Kiddal (p61-63); Extracts from the Leeds Mercury 1737-1742 (p64-101); The Denison Family (p102-105); The Old Hall, Burmantofts (p106-112). 112 pages. Contains black and white plates. No dust jacket, as published. Stamps for Halifax Antiquarian Society and "Withdrawn" stamp on inside front cover. Pages of main text and plates (including reverse of plates) are free from stamps. Hand-written reference numbers on lower spine. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 50319101069..

$37.10

Wharfedale - Bartholomew's Revised "Half-Inch" Contoured Maps of Great Britain, Sheet 32
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Wharfedale - Bartholomew's Revised "Half-Inch" Contoured Maps of Great Britain, Sheet 32

By John Bartholomew & Son Ltd

John Bartholomew & Son Ltd, Edinburgh, 1945. Revised Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Single sheet map is mounted on cloth and has blue card covers. Sheet is folded as for original sale. Scale 1:126,720 or Half Inch to Mile. Map is coloured according to contour and main roads are shown in red. Rivers, railways, canals, etc. are clearly indicated. Sheet is slightly worn and bottom corners have creases in the margin. Map remains bright and clear. Covers are very lightly worn. Area covered includes; Leeds, Bradford, Halifax, Blackburn, Huddersfield, Burnley, York, Harrogate, Ripley, Skipton, Clitheroe, Rochdale (Part), Wakefield, Settle. Single sheet map/chart which is suitable for framing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 45119103019..

$7.58

Two Hundred Precious Metal Years: A History of the Sheffield Smelting Company Limited 1760-1960
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Two Hundred Precious Metal Years: A History of the Sheffield Smelting Company Limited 1760-1960

By Ronald E Wilson

Ernest Benn Limited, London, 1960. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Fair. Unclipped dust-jacket has tears at corners and is worn on all edges. Clean red covers with gilt lettering on the spine, sound binding, clean pages. Colour frontis, black and white plates and inset illustrations, clean fold-out black and white plan and also fold-out Pedigree. Clean map end-papers. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 50319101026.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$36.06

Tourist's Guide to the West Riding of Yorkshire, containing Full Information Concerning All Its Principal Places of Resort and Interest
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Tourist's Guide to the West Riding of Yorkshire, containing Full Information Concerning All Its Principal Places of Resort and Interest

By G Phillips Bevan

Edward Stanford, London, 1889. Fifth Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Dark red covers with simple blind decoration and with gilt lettering on the front and spine, lightly rubbed corners and spine-ends. Contains both the large black and white fold-out Map to Accompany the Guide to West Riding of Yorkshire (with short closed tear adjacent to gutter) and the smaller fold-out Index Map to the Road & Railway Excursions in the West Riding of Yorkshire. Paper split over front internal hinge and minor separation between pages 96 and 97. Advertisements at rear, clean pages except for handwritten notes on title-page. Small bookseller's label (Gilbert & Field, London) on lower edge of inner front cover. No dust-jacket. Stamps for Halifax Antiquarian Society and "Withdrawn" stamp on inside front cover, prlims and on occasional pages. Hand-written reference numbers on lower spine and first page. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 50319101019..

$29.00

The Registers of the Parish Church of Methley in the County of York from 1560 to 1812; Some Civil War Accounts 1647 -1650; Churchwardens' Accounts, Methley, also fold-out Map of Leeds (surveyed 1815)
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The Registers of the Parish Church of Methley in the County of York from 1560 to 1812; Some Civil War Accounts 1647 -1650; Churchwardens' Accounts, Methley, also fold-out Map of Leeds (surveyed 1815)

By George Denison Lumb; E Kitson Clark

Thoresby Society, 1903. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Contains three articles from the Thoresby Sociey, the Registers were printed in 1903 and are numbered pages 1-300; the other papers are numbered pages 137-235 and 236-280 and were probably published in 1902 as also are the Society's reports for 1901 and 1902. Also bound is a fold-out "Plan of the Town of Leeds and Its Environs, survey'd by Netlam and Francis Gilesof New Inn, London, 1815", produced on thin paper. Firm black covers with gilt lettering on spine, sound binding, clean pages. No dust jacket, as published. Stamps for Halifax Antiquarian Society and "Withdrawn" stamp on inside front cover. Pages of main text and map (including reverse of map) are free from stamps. Hand-written reference numbers on inside front cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 50319101015..

$30.31

Place-Names of South-West Yorkshire; that is, So Much of the West Riding as Lies South of the Aire from Keighley Onwards. Includes 3 page letter from author to W B Crump concerning moot-stows & Celtic origins of place-names
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Place-Names of South-West Yorkshire; that is, So Much of the West Riding as Lies South of the Aire from Keighley Onwards. Includes 3 page letter from author to W B Crump concerning moot-stows & Celtic origins of place-names

By Armitage Goodall

Cambridge at the University Press, Cambridge, 1914. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Signed by Author. Dark red covers with dulled gilt lettering on the spine, lightly rubbed corners, sound binding, a second previous owner's name printed on front end-paper, darkened end-papers with small amounts of red staining at front on lower inner cover, clean pages. Includes front of envelope from author's letter and various press cuttings and various loose hand-written notes. 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: 50319101014..

$46.77

Tourist's Guide to the West Riding of Yorkshire, containing Full Information Concerning All Its Principal Places of Resort and Interest
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Tourist's Guide to the West Riding of Yorkshire, containing Full Information Concerning All Its Principal Places of Resort and Interest

By G Phillips Bevan

Edward Stanford, London, 1877. First Edition. Hardcover. Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. Dark red covers with simple blind decoration and with gilt lettering on the front and spine, lightly bumped corners and spine-ends, paper split and showing webbing over internal hinges bit covers are attached and binding of text-block is sound, end-papers are darkened but pages are clean. Neither of the two maps are present in this volume. No dust-jacket. Stamps for Halifax Antiquarian Society and "Withdrawn" stamp on inside front cover, prlims and on occasional pages. Hand-written reference numbers on lower spine and first page. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 50319101018..

$23.52

Standing Stones & Earthworks on the North Yorkshire Moors
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Standing Stones & Earthworks on the North Yorkshire Moors

By Stanhope White

Privately Published, 1987. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Corners of covers are lightly rubbed. Crisp clean covers, sound stapled binding, clean pages and inside covers. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. ISBN: 0951221507. ISBN/EAN: 9780951221501. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 50319101013.. 9780951221501

$13.06

A Transcript of the Early Registers of the Parish of Guiseley in the County of York 1584 to 1720, Together with a Transcript of the Early Registers of the Chapelry of Horsforth 1620 to 1720, With Notes on Guiseley Families
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A Transcript of the Early Registers of the Parish of Guiseley in the County of York 1584 to 1720, Together with a Transcript of the Early Registers of the Chapelry of Horsforth 1620 to 1720, With Notes on Guiseley Families

By Thoresby Society

Percy Lund, Humphries & Co. Ltd, Bradford, 1913. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Black covers are lightly marked with rubbing to corners. Darkened cream spine-label with black lettering. Wear to spine-joints and lightly bumped spine-ends. Sound binding. Clean pages. Darkened end-papers. 382 pages. No dust-jacket. Stamps for Halifax Antiquarian Society and "Withdrawn" stamp on inside front cover. Pages of main text and plates (including reverse of plates) are free from stamps. Hand-written reference numbers on inside front cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 50319102008.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$111.31

The Last of the Old Hanse: The York Residence of the Company Adventurers of England; "Church of England" Hamburg, A Monograph Commemorating the Centenary of the Laying of the Foundation Stone 16 June 1836
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The Last of the Old Hanse: The York Residence of the Company Adventurers of England; "Church of England" Hamburg, A Monograph Commemorating the Centenary of the Laying of the Foundation Stone 16 June 1836

By Bernard Johnson; Lionel H Tripp

Yorkshire Architectural and York Archaeological Society; Printed by Ben Johnson and Company Limited, London, 1949. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Dark blue card covers with plain spine and white lettering and crest on the front cover, corners of covers are curled with a crease across the upper front corner, sound binding, clean pages. Contains black and white plates and illustrations. 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: 50319091212..

$24.82

North Yorkshire Coast - Bartholomew's Revised "Half-Inch" Contoured Maps, Great Britain Sheet 36
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North Yorkshire Coast - Bartholomew's Revised "Half-Inch" Contoured Maps, Great Britain Sheet 36

By John Bartholomew & Son Ltd

John Bartholomew & Son Ltd, Edinburgh, 1952. Revised Edition. Softcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Map is undated by publisher and the date given is estimated only. Single sheet map is cloth backed and has blue card covers. Sheet is folded as for original sale. Scale 1:126,720 or Half-Inch to Mile. Map is coloured according to contour and main roads are shown in red. Rivers, railways, canals, etc. are clearly indicated. A and B road numbers are given. County boundaries and Overhead Electrical Power Lines also shown. Covers are clean. Sheet is slightly worn and has some tears at the edges of the folds. The folds are worn, rubbed and deteriorated in some instances such that the cloth backing is keeping the sheet intact. Area covered includes; Scarborough, Ripon, Malton, Darlington, Middlesbrough, Northallerton, Whitby, Filey, Bridlington, Vale of Pickering, Stockton on Tees, Yarm, Redcar, Saltburn by the Sea, Pickering, Helmsley. Size: 86x59cm. Single sheet map/chart which is suitable for framing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 45119093016..

$11.76

Wharfedale - Bartholomew's Revised "Half-Inch" Contoured Maps, Great Britain Sheet 32
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Wharfedale - Bartholomew's Revised "Half-Inch" Contoured Maps, Great Britain Sheet 32

By John Bartholomew & Son Ltd

John Bartholomew & Son Ltd, Edinburgh, 1957. Revised Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Map is undated by publisher and the date given is estimated only. Single sheet map is linen backed and has blue card covers. Sheet is folded as for original sale. Scale 1:126,720 or Half-Inch to Mile. Map is coloured according to contour and main roads are shown in red. Rivers, railways, canals, etc. are clearly indicated. A and B road numbers are given. County boundaries and Overhead Electrical Power Lines also shown. Covers are clean. Sheet is slightly worn and darkened around the edges. Some minor markings in the margins. The folds are a little worn, rubbed and deteriorated and in some instances darkened. Area covered includes; Size: 59x86cm. Single sheet map/chart which is suitable for framing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 45119093001..

$13.85

Teesdale - Bartholomew's Revised "Half-Inch" Contoured Maps, Great Britain Sheet 35
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Teesdale - Bartholomew's Revised "Half-Inch" Contoured Maps, Great Britain Sheet 35

By John Bartholomew & Son Ltd

John Bartholomew & Son Ltd, Edinburgh, 1950. Revised Edition. Softcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Map is undated by publisher and the date given is estimated only. Single sheet map is mounted on cloth and has blue card covers. Sheet is folded as for original sale. Scale 1:126,720 or Half-Inch to Mile. Map is coloured according to contour and main roads are shown in red. Rivers, railways, canals, etc. are clearly indicated. A and B road numbers are given. County boundaries and Overhead Electrical Power Lines also shown. Covers are worn and a little marked and rubbed. Sheet is slightly worn and darkened around the edges. Several folds are torn from the margins and the folds are very worn and in places deteriorated. Area covered includes; West Hartlepool, Middlesborough, Darlington, Ripon, Kirkby Lonsdale, Richmond, Middleham, Leyburn, Barnard Castle, Appleby, Bishop Auckland. Size: 84x57cm. Single sheet map/chart which is suitable for framing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 45119093006..

$7.58

The History and Antiquities of the Parish of Darlington, in the Bishoprick
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The History and Antiquities of the Parish of Darlington, in the Bishoprick

By W Hylton Dyer Longstaffe

Proprietors of the Darlington and Stockton Times; J Henry Parker; J B Nichols and Son; G B Richardson, Darlington; London; Newcastle, 1854. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Signed by Author. Full calf binding with banded spine, gilt decoration, spine-labels with gilt lettering, light wear at spine-ends, cracks in leather on upper quarter of both joints but covers are firmly attached and binding is sound although paper is split over internal hinges, bookplate on inside of front cover, marbled end-papers. Pasted signature apparently of author on reverse of title-page with a pasted typed note which reads "18/9/54. The above signature of W H D Longstaffe was taken from the inside cover of the "Pipe Rolls of Cumberland, Westmorland and Durham etc". Extensive pencil notes on reverse of a free front end-paper, prelims and frontis are darkened with staining on the lower edge of the frontis of S. Cuthbert's Collegiate Church in Darlington. Pages are clean but a little darkened, pages facing plates have localised darkening. Illustrations include vignettes, engraved plates and a lithograph of Church of S John, Darlington. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2kg. Signed by Author. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 51319091068.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$117.58

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