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A New Dictionary of English Field-Names

by Cavill, Paul

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2018
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First Edition
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9780904889994
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Nottingham: English Place-Name Society , 2018. A fine new copy. This massive survey of English field names draws on the materials gathered by the late John Field and the research archive of the English Place-Name Society. It contains some 45,000 field names presented in over 2,500 dictionary entries. It is preceded by an in-depth scholarly introduction by Rebecca Gregory. Professors… Read more
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Wakefiels: William Nicholson & Sons, 1882. Bound in an attractive tan half leather binding with four raised bands. Internally the early pages show some foxing, colour frontispiece and folding map, 870pp + 8pp Nicolsons of Wakefield catalogue.. First Thus. Half Leather. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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The Buildings of Tudor and Stuart Wakefield

by Brears, Peter

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2019
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First Editon
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9781907730788
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Donington: Shaun Tyas & Wakefield Historical Publications, 2019. A fine new copy. This book is published in association with Wakefield Historical Publications. Peter Brears, historic house consultant and food historian, has had a life-long interest in the ancient buildings of Wakefield and its immediate area: he recorded some in the 1960s and ’70s as they were being demolished. This handsome… Read more
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A New Dictionary of English Field-Names

by Cavill, Paul

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2018
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First Edition
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9780904889994
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Nottingham: English Place-Name Society , 2018. This massive survey of English field names draws on the materials gathered by the late John Field and the research archive of the English Place-Name Society. It contains some 45,000 field names presented in over 2,500 dictionary entries. It is preceded by an in-depth scholarly introduction by Rebecca Gregory. Professors Richard Coates and Carole… Read more
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The Castleford Pottery 1790-1821

by Roussel, Diana Edwards

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Published
1982
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Very Good
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First Edition
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9780901869128
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£50.71

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Wakefield: Wakefield Historical Publications, 1982. A fine volume on the Castleford Pottery, illustrated with photographs in b/w and colour and reproduces the 1796 Pattern Book. The standard work on this pottery and a fine piece of research and book production. . First Edition. Hardback. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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The Pious Undertaking, the Chantry Chapel of St Mary Virgin on Wakefield Bridge in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries

by Taylor, Kate

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Published
2003
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Fine
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First Edition
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9780901869456
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Wakefield: Wakefield Historical Publications, 2003. A fine copy of this 44pp pamphlet which gives a detailed account of the later history of the famous Wakefield bridge chapel. This medieval chapel was restored by the Victorians and brought back into use, but not without tribulations as recorded here. Written by the prominent local historian Kate Taylor.. First Edition. Paperback. Fine/No Jacket.… Read more
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Right Royal, Wakefield Theatre 1776-1994

by Taylor, Kate

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Published
1995
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Fine
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First Edition
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Wakefield: Wakefield Historical Publications, 1995. A fine new copy of this detailed study of the theatre in Wakefield. 308pp.. First Edition. Paperback. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Wakefield's First Railway and Its Collieries, 1798-1880

by Goodchild, John

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Published
2002
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Fine
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First Edition
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9780901869449
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£15.21

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Wakefield: Wakefield Historical Publications, 2002. A new copy of this book on the early colliery railways. Written by the master local historian of the West Riding, John Goodchild. 55pp illustrated with plans and photographs.. First Edition. Paperback. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Drawings of Wakefield

by Clay, Joe

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Published
1984
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Very Good
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First Edition
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9780901869210
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Wakefield: Wakefield Historical Publications, 1984. A fine copy of this volume of drawings of the streetscapes of Wakefield. Softcover landscape edition. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. Landscape.
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Coals from Sharlston: The Origins of a West Riding Colliery

by Goodchild, John

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Published
1988
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Fine
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First Edition
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9780901869289
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Wakefield: Wakefield Historical Publications, 1988. A fine new copy. Well researched account of the history of this West Riding colliery. 35pp. Illus throughout.. First Edition. Paperback. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Worthies of Wakefield

by Taylor, Kate (Ed)

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Published
2004
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First Edition
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Wakefield: Wakefield Historical Publications, 2004. A fine new copy. A collection of essays by divers hands on the past people of Wakefield who have taken a significant part in local or national events. It is fascinating and eclectic collection, ranging from Joseph Abbott to John (Prophet) Wroe. 185pp.. First Edition. Paperback. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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The Making of a West Riding Clothing Village, Pudsey to 1780

by Strong, Ruth

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Published
1999
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Fine
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First Edition
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9780901869395
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Wakefield: Wakefield Historical Publications, 1999. A fine as new copy of this scholarly study of this Yorkshire village. 150pp. First Edition. Card Covers. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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The Buildings of Tudor and Stuart Wakefield

by Brears, Peter

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Published
2019
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Fine
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First Editon
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9781907730788
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Donington: Shaun Tyas & Wakefield Historical Publications, 2019. A fine new copy. This book is published in association with Wakefield Historical Publications. Peter Brears, historic house consultant and food historian, has had a life-long interest in the ancient buildings of Wakefield and its immediate area: he recorded some in the 1960s and ’70s as they were being demolished. This handsome… Read more
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Old Ordnance Survey Maps, Horbury 1905

by Horbury

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First Thus
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9780850541755
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£3.80

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Consett: Alan Godfrey Maps A fine new copy.. First Thus. Paperback. Fine.
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A Descriptive History of the Wakefield Battles and a Short Account of This Ancient and Important Town

by Crowther, George H.

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Published
1886
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Wakefield: J. McInnes "Free Press" Office, 1886. Bound in paper covers, that have minor scattered foxing. printed with the title and Wakefield arms, in good clean condition. Scarce. 96pp history of the town, frontispiece engraving of Sandal Castle, also engravings of the ruins of the castle, the Parish Church, (made a Cathedral in 1888), Rectory House, Chantry on the Bridge… Read more
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Around Old Ossett

by Bell, Richard (signed)

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Published
2002
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As New
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Second Edition
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9781902467016
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Wakefield: Willow Island Editions, 2002. A small sketchbook produced and prepared by Richard Bell in his inimitable style. An illustrated account of the town of Ossett. 36pp.. Second Edition. Paperback. As New. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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A Kind of Loving

by Barstow, Stan

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Published
2017
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Fine
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Reprint
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9781906998356
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Cardigan: Parthian, 2017. A fine new copy of this classic novel of the 1960s. Written by the Horbury born author and made into the film of the same name. . Reprint. Paperback. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Mine and Men: Company, Management and Men at the Lofthouse Colliery 1872 - 1921

by Goodchild, John (ed.)

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Published
1989
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Fine
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First Edition
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9780901869296
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Wakefield: Wakefield Historical Publications, 1989. The story of the Lofthouse Colliery up to the early 1920s.. First Edition. Paperback. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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A Vocabulary of Wood, Wood-Workers and Wood Management in Yorkshire

by Redmonds, George

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Published
2017
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Fine
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First Edition
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9781907730610
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Donington: Shaun Tyas, 2017. Another fasinating book from local historian George Redmonds. In medieval times woodland was an important resource for all communities and industries, so it is frequently found mentioned in historical documents such as charters, but often with a vocabulary that is now difficult to understand. This dictionary provides an extremely useful guide to such terms, which will… Read more
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Dialect of the West Riding of Yorkshire: A Short History of Leeds and Other Towns

by Dyer, Samuael

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Published
1891
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Very Good
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First Edition
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£31.70

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Brighouse: John Hartley, 1891. A very good clean copy in original maroon cloth with title in gilt to front board. vipp + 142pp + colophon by the author. List of subscribers.. First Edition. Hardback. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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