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THE WALLET-BOOK OF THE ROMAN WALL
Written by J. Collingwood Bruce.
Stock no. 1823879
Published by Longman, Green, Longman, Roberts & Green. 1st 1863. Very good condition.

A Guide to Pilgrims Journeying Along the Barrier of the Lower Isthmus. From the Tyne to Solway. Green cloth, limp boards, no titles but gilt vignette to front. B/w illustrations. Spine browned and spotted. Previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown. Endpapers discoloured, rear endpaper is creased. Minor foxing mainly to prelims and text block.

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EARLY NORTHUMBRIAN SCULPTURE
Written by Rosemary Cramp.
Stock no. 2139559
Published by The Rector Of Jarrow. 1978. Very good condition.

Pale green card wraps. B/w photos. Some fading to cover edges; a few grubby marks. Odd foxspot.

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SALTAIRE: THE MAKING OF A MODEL TOWN
Written by Neil Jackson; Jo Lintonbon; Bryony Staples.
Stock no. 2138775
Published by Spire Books Ltd. 1st 2010. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Brown boards with gilt title to spine. Colour photos. Some plans. ISBN: 9781904965213. Light fading marks along cover edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS IN YORKSHIRE
Written by Arthur H. Norway. Illustrated by Joseph Pennell; Hugh Thomson.
Stock no. 2137614
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1923. Almost very good condition.

Pocket edition. Green cloth, gilt titles to front cover and spine. B/w illustrations. Bumping along cover edges. A few marks and scuffs. Top 1-2" cut off from front endpaper. Foxing and browning to endpapers and outer page edges.

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YORKSHIRE
Written by Gordon Home. Illustrated by Gordon Home.
Stock no. 2137557
Published by Adam & Charles Black. Circa 1912. Almost very good condition.

Brown and green decorated cloth with Yorkshire rose design. Gilt titles to spine and front cover. 71 tissue-guarded colour plates plus sketch map. Top edge gilt. 1500 copies printed. A & C Colour Book 20 Shilling Series. 8 page booklist to rear. Circa date from books listed to booklist at rear. Tear and hole to top of spine; a bit of loss. Corners are bumped. Bumping and chipping along top edge of rear cover. Joints are a bit cracked. Small stain to margin of plate opposite page 274. Map foxed. Some other foxing throughout.

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YORKSHIRE DALES AND FELLS
Written by Gordon Home. Illustrated by Gordon Home.
Stock no. 2137120
Published by A. & C. Black. Circa 1906. Good condition.

9 x 6.5 ins. Red cloth with gilt decoration on front board. Top edge gilt. 20 beautiful colour plates of the author's paintings. A & C Black 7/6 series. Booklist to rear (4 sides). Possible first variant (with booklist) or very early reprint. Covers are unevenly browned and marked (damp staining?). Front joint is a bit cracked. Inscription in ink dated 1906 to front endpaper. Foxing. 4 plates have ragged/margin torn edges - to opposite pages 78, 104, 144 + 168.

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YORKSHIRE VALES AND WOLDS
Written by Gordon Home.
Stock no. 2137072
Published by A. & C. Black. Circa 1908. Almost very good condition.

A. & C. Black Colour Book from the 7/6 series. Blue cloth, gilt titles. 20 colour plates plus folding sketch map. Top edge gilt. Booklist to rear. Assumed early reprint, due to booklist to rear. Spine is a bit browned. Some marks and wear to covers. 1 plate is MISSING (opposite page 48). Some heavy foxing (e.g. pages 74/75). Map is a bit edge-creased with foxing.

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YORKSHIRE
Written by Gordon Home. Illustrated by Gordon Home.
Stock no. 2137009
Published by Adam & Charles Black. Circa 1905. Good condition.

Green cloth with gilt titles and small motifs. 32 tissue-guarded colour plates plus map. Top edge gilt. A & C Colour Book 7/6 series. Booklist to rear. Spine is bumped and worn with browning. Some fraying/chipping to cloth at top and tail. Marks to covers. Browning and foxing, especially to outer page edges. Plates to pages 50 + 142 are inserted elsewhere. Looks like one page to prelims has been reinserted. Joint broken to page 137. Tissue guard to page 134 is torn. Tissue guards and plates are worn. This is a working copy ONLY! All plates present. Booklist to rear is dated 1905.

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BRONTE COUNTRY LIVES & LANDSCAPES
Written by Peggy Hewitt; Juliet Barker.
Stock no. 2136995
Published by Sutton Publishing. 1st thus 2004. Very good condition.

Larger format. Card wraps. B/w photos. Revised edition. ISBN: 0750938234. SIGNED by author, with dedication to a previous owner to half-title page (impression can also be seen on title page). Colour photo included of the author talking about Sir Isaac (see chapter 19). Spine is a bit faded. Some light corner creasing.

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MEDIEVAL SOUTH YORKSHIRE
Written by David Hey.
Stock no. 2136879
Published by Landmark Publishing. 1ST 2003. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Landmark Collector's Library Series. Larger format. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1843060809. Light edge-creasing to wrapper.

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THE HUMBER WETLANDS: THE ARCHAEOLOGY OF A DYNAMIC LANDSCAPE
Written by Robert Van De Noort.
Stock no. 1823506
Published by Windgather Press Ltd.. 1st 2004. Slightly better than very good condition.

Landscapes of Britain series. This book is the result of a ten-year English Heritage funded project which aimed to identify and explore the archaeology of the wetlands before it was damaged by peat extraction, development and drainage. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and maps, a few colour photos. ISBN: 0954557549. Slight bowing of book else contents clean.

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AN ANGLO-SAXON INHUMATION CEMETERY AT SEWERBY EAST YORKSHIRE
Written by Susan Hirst.
Stock no. 1322643
Published by University Of York. 1st 1985. Nearly fine condition.

York University Archaeological Publications 4. Large format. Pink cardwraps. B/w diagrams and illustrations, large fold-out table to centre of book. ISBN: 0946722021. Minimal rubbing at corners.

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