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A SERIES OF VIEWS OF THE COLLIERIES IN THE COUNTIES OF NORTHUMBERLAND AND DURHAM
Written by T.H. Hair. Illustrated by T.H Hair.
Stock no. 1823441
Published by Davis Books Ltd. 1st thus 1987. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

First published in 1844. Coal mining history reprint. From the etchings of Thomas Henry Hair, we gain some idea of the great activity in the Durham and Northumberland Coalfield and of the use of steam power in driving winding engines, haulage engines and new locomotives. Large format. Tan boards, gilt title to spine. B/w etchings. ISBN: 0946865078. Name in ink to front endpaper. Top edge of text block a little spotted. Otherwise contents clean. Cream pictorial dustwrapper is lightly grubby and lightly scuffed.

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HISTORY OF THE HUDDERSFIELD WOOLLEN INDUSTRY
Written by William B. Crump; Gertrude Ghorbal.
Stock no. 1823402
Published by Kirklees Leisure Services. 1st thus 1988. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Kirklees Historical Reprints Vol 2. Originally published in 1935. Limited edition of 1,000 numbered copies. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0900746262. A nice, clean copy - this is copy 350. Cream and green pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed, faint surface paper damage to top front corner from removal of a label.

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THE MAN WHO MADE BEAMISH
Written by Frank Atkinson.
Stock no. 1322450
Published by Northern Books. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

An autobiography of the man who opened the first Open Air Museum in England. Green boards, gilt title to spine. 240 pages. B/w photos. ISBN: 0953573001. SIGNED by author with a dedication to Marilyn to title-page. Spine bumped. Light veritcal mark to centre of front cover. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is slightly creased at top and tail of spine.

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THE DURHAM AND NORTHUMBERLAND MINERAL STATISTICS
Written by Roger Burt; Peter Waite; Ray Burnley.
Stock no. 1823352
Published by The Mining Research Group. 1st 1983. Very good condition.

The fifth volume in a continuing county series of The Mineral Statistics of the United Kingdom 1845-1913 and completes the coverage of the Pennine districts of the north of England. Metalliferous and Associated Minerals. White cardwraps. ISBN: 095076244X. Covers lightly scratched. Front joint pulled but binding tight. Contents clean.

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THE CANALS OF YORKSHIRE AND NORTH EAST ENGLAND VOLUME I
Written by Charles Hadfield.
Stock no. 2136316
Published by David & Charles. 1972. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The Canals of the British Isles Series. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0715357190. Wrapper is price-cut with some light edge-creasing and a little browning.

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NORTHUMBERLAND (BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND)
Written by Nikolaus Pevsner; Ian A. Richmond.
Stock no. 2136313
Published by Penguin. 1970. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Buildings of England Series. Originally published in paperback in 1957. Peach cloth. B/w photos. ISBN: 0140710159. Browning and a little foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some tears and chips; fading; some scuffs.

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YORK CIVIC RECORDS VOL. IV
Written by Angelo Raine.
Stock no. 2135929
Published by Yorkshire Archaeological Society. 1945. Almost very good condition.

Covers the period from 1536 to 1548. Brown cloth with gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. Some marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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BLACK DYKE MILLS
Written by Eric M. Sigsworth.
Stock no. 2135738
Published by Liverpool University Press. 1st 1958. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. A history of the wool textile industry in Yorkshire. Ex-lib. with some stamps, bookplate and markings internally. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; a little fraying to cloth in a couple of places. Some browning and marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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A HISTORY OF FLAMBOROUGH
Written by Frank Brearley. Illustrated by Frank Brearley.
Stock no. 1822231
Published by The Ridings Publishing Company. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The author lived in Flamborough for a happy dozen years where he came to love this part of the Yorkshire coast and to explore its fascinating history. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations and a few colour plates. Ink stamp of 'Fond Brigg Lodge Bridlington' to front endpaper and large bookplate of same to front pastedown. Text block browned with some foxing to top edge. Contents generally clean, just a little browning. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly grubby with light browning and small water spots to spine.

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STEAM IN THE NORTH EAST NORTHUMBERLAND, DURHAM & YORKSHIRE: THE RAILWAY PHOTOGRAPHS OF R.J. (RON) BUCKLEY
Written by Brian J. Dickson. Illustrated by R.J. Buckley.
Stock no. 1321590
Published by The History Press. 1st 2017. Fine condition.

Buckley's photographs show the changing locomotive scene taking place throughout the counties of Northumberland, Durham and Yorkshire, illustrating from the later 19320s those pre-grouping classes that were still working. Oblong format. Pictorial cardwraps. ISBN: 9780750970013.

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THE OLD HALLS & MANOR HOUSES OF YORKSHIRE WITH SOME EXAMPLES OF OTHER HOUSES BUILT BEFORE THE YEAR 1700
Written by Louis Ambler.
Stock no. 2134791
Published by B.T. Batsford. 1st 1913. Very good condition.

Green cloth boards, gilt titles and vignettes. 91 b/w plates from photographs, 20 plates of measured drawings and numerous illustrations in the text. Subscribers list to front. xv and 97 pages including index. Top edge gilt. Spine is very browned with fading/dulling of gilt title. A few marks and scuffs to covers, with a little uneven fading at edges. Name in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS IN NORTHUMBRIA
Written by P. Anderson Graham. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson.
Stock no. 2134583
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1920. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt titles. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; some marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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